Elia Traditional Hotel
Ano Vouves
Kolympari 73006
Chania, Crete

EOT Licence : 1042K 05 OA 00142 01
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Elia is located at Ano Vouves Village in western Crete, about 27km west of Chania and 6km inland from the north coast near Kolimbari (or Kolymvari).

How to get there

By Air

From May through mid-October there are direct charter flights to Chania (47km) or to Heraklion (165km).  Tickets can be bought in advance for almost all flights from via our partner website.

By Sea

"The journey is the thing". A superb way of enjoying the journey to Crete is to fly to Athens and take the ferry from Piraeus (Pireas) - the port serving Athens. A still-romantic way to travel by the overnight ferry from Piraeus to Chania-Souda port (33km from the village). Tickets can be bought in advance for all ferries via our website.

By Car
If you want to explore the region while you're here, we recommend that you rent a car, other means of transport are limited and/or infrequent. We suggest  our Partner Budget, which offers competitive prices and you can collect your car at either airport.

By Taxi
Book your taxi transfer online easily and safely from the airport or port to any location via our website.

Detailed directions will be sent to you when you book through


  • Closest Shops - 2km
  • Closest Beach - 5km
  • Closest Restaurant - 2km
  • Chania Town - 27 km
  • Chania airport - 47km
  • Kolymbari Village- 7km
  • Heraklion Town - 165 km
  • Falasarna Beach - 35km
  • Paleochora Village/Beach - 52km
  • Elafonisi Beach -60km
  • Georgioupolis Village/Beach -63km
  • Sougia Village/beach - 55km
  • Rethymno Town - 85km
  • Agios Nikolaos Town - 225 km
Hotel Information Recommended For
Type: Small Hotels & Inns Nice atmosphere :
Rooms: 10 Food :
Pool: Yes Rural :
Dining: No Eco :
Children: Welcome Mountain :
Closed: November-March Spa :

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