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Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
Junior Room | Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down duvets, in-room safe
Junior Room | Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down duvets, in-room safe
Junior Room | Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down duvets, in-room safe

Overview of Despina


3.0 star property
3-star Hersonissos hotel with 10 beach bars

6.0/10 Good

1 verified guest review

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Bar
Emmanouil Tsagkaraki Street, Malia, Hersonissos, Crete, 700 07

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About this area

Getting around

  • Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis) - 29 min drive


  • Dolphin Beach Bar - 6 min walk
  • Thalassa - 6 min walk
  • Pepper's - 9 min walk
  • Kaza Pub - 10 min walk
  • AVLI in Malia - 12 min walk

About this property


When visiting Hersonissos, Despina is a great choice to consider. After splashing around at the seasonal outdoor pool, you can unwind with a drink at one of the 10 beach bars. Other features include a children's pool and a garden.



At a glance

Hotel size

  • 24 rooms


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM until anytime
  • Express check-in available
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • 10 beach bars

Travelling with children

  • Children's pool
  • Local/corner shop

What to do

  • Beach nearby


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage


  • Garden
  • Seasonal outdoor pool


  • English

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Down duvet
  • Premium bedding

What to enjoy

  • In-room massage

Freshen up

  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi


  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps
  • Restaurant dining guide

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.50 per accommodation, per night

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 7:30 PM
  • The seasonal pool is open from April 01 to October 31


<p>This property does not have lifts.</p><p>This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.</p> <p>Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 500 owing to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information on the booking confirmation.</p>
Property registration number 1199791

Also known as

Despina Hotel
Despina Hersonissos
Despina Hotel Hersonissos

Frequently asked questions

Does Despina offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Despina does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
Is there a pool at Despina?
Yes, there's a seasonal outdoor pool and a children's pool. Guests have pool access from 8:00 AM to 7:30 PM.
Are pets allowed at Despina?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Despina?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Despina?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - anytime. Check-out time is noon. Express check-in is available.
What is there to do at Despina and nearby?
Despina has 10 beach bars and a seasonal outdoor pool, as well as a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Despina?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Dolphin Beach Bar (6-min walk), Thalassa (6-min walk) and Pepper's (9-min walk).
What's the area around Despina like?
Despina is a short 7-minute walk from Malia Beach and 19 minutes' walk from Palace of Malia.





6/10 Good

Adrien, 7-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review