Situated 821 feet from the sandy beach of Amnisos in Crete, the family-run Karteros Hotel features a swimming pool and restaurant with garden seating. It offers air-conditioned rooms with balcony overlooking the Cretan Sea, the mountains or the sun terrace. An LCD satellite TV and fridge are included in all rooms at the Karteros. Each has a private bathroom with shower and hairdryer. Guests can relax on the sun terrace that features sun loungers and umbrellas or in the living room that has a TV. Table tennis facilities are available for free. Younger guests can enjoy the playground. A breakfast buffet is served in the dining area. Greek and international cuisine is provided during lunch and dinner. The snack bar offers light meals and drinks. Restaurants serving fresh fish, bars and shops are within a 3-minute walk. Staff at the 24-hour front desk can arrange car rental to explore the city of Heraklion 4.3 miles away. A bus stops right outside the hotel.