The Water-Lily Hotel is located in the island of Crete, on it's west coast in the seaside village of Kalathas near the city of Chania with its infamous Venetian Harbour. Visitors have easy access by ferry and airplane.  

 

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  • For GPS users the coordinates of the Water-Lily are:
    Latitude 35.548054, Longitude 24.083055
    35° 32' 53" N 24° 04' 59" E
    N 35° 32’53”. E 24° 04.59”

 

  • Travelling by ferry from Piraeus to Chania (Souda Harbour):

There are ferries departuring Piraeus port (Athens) for Chania every night at around 21.00. In summer there are extra ferries departing in the morning. The ferry-companies are Hellenic Seaways (www.hellenic-seaways.gr) and A.N.E.K. Lines (www.anek.gr).

The distance from Souda Harbour to the Water-Lily is 11 klm. It is approximately a 20 min drive. 

Detailed driving directions Souda Harbour-Water-Lily:

1.From SOUDA Harbour you follow the signs to the AIRPORT
2.On the way to the airport, as soon as you get uphill (after about 8klm), you will find a sign to KOYNOYPIDIANA / KALATHAS / STAVROS. Turn left there.
3.Two min. later you will arrive  to the village of Kounoupidiana and the road comes to a "T" end. You will find a sign (not very visible) which shows you to turn RIGHT to STAVROS.
4.After a few min. you will find the sign to KALATHAS. LEFT turn there, and after a few min. drive, just as you arrive into the village of Kalathas, you will find us on your left hand side.

 

  • Travelling by airplane:

There are direct flights from many cities in Europe to our International Airport in Chania (Airport Daskaloyannis), to the International Airport in Heraklion (Airport Kazantzakis) and to the International Airport in Athens "El. Venizelos"(www.aia.gr). Flights from Athens to Chania are often, almost every hour everyday. For more info and timetables visit: Olympic Airways www.olympicairlines.com and Aegean Air www.aegeanair.gr.

Detailed driving directions Chania Airport -Water-Lily:

Upon arriving at Chania Airport and you have already rented a car, drive towards Chania for about 7 klm and at the sign to Kounoupidiana - Kalathas - Stavros turn right. After 1,8 klm take the road to the right to Kalathas.  The distance from there to Kalathas is only 2,3 klm. As you arrive at the village of Kalathas the Water-Lily is on your left hand side.  

If you plan to rent a car at the hotel, you can take a taxi from the airport and tell the taxi-driver to take you to the Water-Lily Hotel in Kalathas. The fare is about 18 euro.  

Detailed driving directions Heraklion Airport -Water-Lily:

The distance from Heraklion International Aiport "Kazantzakis" to the Water-Lily, is approx. 140 klm, a 2 hour drive and also a very beautiful one.

1. After having done approx. 125 Km on the National road to CHANIA, follow the sign to SOUDA (Chania's local harbour).
2.From SOUDA follow the sings to the AIRPORT.
3.On the way to the airport, as soon as you get uphill (after about 8klm), you will find a sign to KOYNOYPIDIANA / KALATHAS / STAVROS. Turn left there.
4.Two min. later you will arrive  to the village of Kounoupidiana and the road comes to a "T" end. You will find a sign (not very visible) which shows you to turn RIGHT to STAVROS.
5.After a few min. you will find the sign to KALATHAS. LEFT turn there, and after a few min. drive, just as you arrive into the village of Kalathas, you will find us on your left hand side. 

 



 
 
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