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Having many years of experience as family run hotels, we are ready to welcome you having as top priority the health and safety of our guests and staff, …“stay safe with us” and spend nice unforgettable holidays with the shotels-family.

Our hotels and staff will be certified and well trained to follow the new procedures and health protocols announced by the state tourism and health authorities (see“) holding the State Health Certification “Health First” and supported by the company «South East Europe Long Term Care»  to implement the procedures by the law.

We make the difference…Why stay in Shotels (Small Hotels Selection) ?

Because after your first visit, you will definitely feel safe and happy to come back !

Small hotels are situated by or near the beach, with recently renovated & spacious rooms / suites

Health & safety is our priority in a “Home away from home” environment. Family Somaras and our well trained permanent staff is there to serve you with safety and hospitality, with your cooperation and understanding, according to all health and safety procedures and certified protocols by the state

Open air spacious pools and restaurant – bars respecting social distancing, with as well spacious outdoor sitting areas, not overcrowded public spaces and pools.

Traditional Greek authentic holidays – “filoxenia” in a family atmosphere .

Enjoy the experience of our healthy breakfast & diner – based on Greek traditional recipes promoting good health and wellness, order your snacks in a nice environment under the sun, by the pool or the sea.

Located in the centre of Crete, offering easy & fast access to all parts of the island

Special value for money, reasonable prices – Give your holiday value with less money and better safety …!
Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), Shotels is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Based in the guidance we have received and our state of readiness, our operations continue to be safe and ready to serve our guests under the certificate “Health First” issued by the State, hanging at a visible point at the Reception Hall.

We value each guest that honours us with a visit to our destination.

Yours Sincerely,

Alexandros Somaras and Family

CEO of Shotels

71500 Gournes Pediados, Heraklion, Crete Greece

Tel : +30 2810761277


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