Hotel Victoria is located on the eastern side of Crete, just 60 km from
Heraklion airport, in the cosmopolitan town of Agios Nikolaos of Lasithi
prefecture. It offers you the opportunity to experience Cretan life and
culture and to enjoy blue skies and numerous sandy beaches surrounded
by beautiful mountainous landscapes.
The hotel is situated right by the sea promenade of Aghios Nikolaos, offering a wide and open view of the picturesque Mirabello Bay, the island of "Agion Panton" ("All Saints"), the hills of Elounda to the left and the eastern Cretan "Orno" mountains to the right. The Venetians have named the gulf "Mirabello", which means "Beautiful view", and that says it all.
Agios Nikolaos lies in a preferential region which is famous for it's mild climate during the whole year. Unlimited sunshine and temperatures usually between 22 and 35 ° C are guaranteed during the whole summer season.
You can find plenty of good restaurants and tavernas in proximity to the hotel and around the nearby sandy beach "Ammoudi", as well as in the rest of the town and around the magnificent "Bottomless" Lake. Most of the restaurants offer delicious Greek specialties and international cuisine of high quality.
The hotel has a distance of 80 meters from "Ammoudi" beach, 1 km from the harbour and a 7 minute walk to the town center and Lake, where you can enjoy a lively nightlife in numerous comfortable and tastefully designed bars, pubs and night clubs, some of which offer free internet access.
In Agios Nikolaos you can visit museums of wonderful Cretan art, as well as musical and theatrical events, which are being held at various locations of the town, like the open-air stage at the lake or the town's concert & theater hall.