Itanos Hotel


Itanos Hotel in Sitia Crete welcomes its guests and offers them quality services and the original Cretan hospitality, responding to their expectations and satisfying their needs. Our hotel was fully renovated in 2008 and its services are constantly being upgraded, since 1975 when Itanos Hotel opened.

Open all year round, Itanos Hotel is one of the most popular and well known hotels in Sitia, eastern Crete. It is an ideal choice for recreation, island holidays, businessmen, meetings and social events.

Itanos hotel, is situated in the most advantageous area of the picturesque town of Sitia eastern Crete. This seaside location is exceptional and unique, by the garden park square on the waterfront of the beautiful harbor, facing the blue Cretan sea with its amphitheatrically built town and Venetian castle.

A wide range of options are available to fulfill every interest of the visitor. Outside lies the long 2.5 km sandy awarded beach where the hotel offers beach equipment and sea sports. By foot guests may enjoy the local market and the well-known harbor surrounded with great social life as well as the many options for shopping and entertainment.

The hotel’s modern comforts and excellent service together with the friendly atmosphere of a family hotel satisfies all vacation needs and can be your base from where to explore the beauties of eastern Crete.


Itanos Hotel, open all year round, offers 66 rooms and 3 suites. Fully renovated in 2008, all rooms offer modern comforts and amenities for an enjoyable stay.

The hotel offers a variety of rooms types to fulfill all quests needs.

The types of rooms are separated according to the number of guests they accommodate and the site of view. The facilities, the equipment offered are for all room types.


Quadraple Room

The quadruple room accommodates 4 persons in one double and two single beds.

Family Room

It consists of two independent standard double rooms connected with a doorway. They offer two single beds and a bathroom in each room. Two of them consist of two single beds in one room and a lounge area with a sofa bed on the other. Some of them have side sea view.

Standard Double Room

The Standard double room accommodates 2 persons and offers side sea view and beautiful views of the port and the town.

Standard Double Room for Single Use

They are standard double rooms which are used for single use with view on the inner yard of the hotel or with side sea view.

Sea View Double Room

They offer a unique view of the blue sea, the port, the long sandy beach, the town and the Venetian castle. Some rooms are with double bed and some with two single beds.

Standard Triple Room

Accommodates 3 persons in three single beds or in a double and a single bed and offers side sea view and views of the port and the town.

Sea View Triple Room

They offer a unique view of the blue sea, the port, the long sandy beach, the town and the Venetian castle. The rooms have a double and a single bed.


The Suites offer a unique view of the blue sea, the port, the long sandy beach, the town and the Venetian castle. They consist of two rooms with two bathrooms. One room has a double bed and the second room, either has a lounge area with a sofa bed, or a bedroom with two beds.


Itanos hotel refurbished building welcomes its guests and offers them many common areas and facilities such as the reception, the lobby area, restaurants, bars, a pastry shop, a multifunctional hall, renovated rooms and suites. Furthermore, at the sandy beach of Sitia the hotel offers beach facilities and sea sports.



A 24-hours operated reception desk, welcomes any requests and provides guidance and alternatives for our facilities and services. The helpful efficient staff is willing to assist and inform you about any choices in our town and region and in any personal daily activities and excursions.

Lobby area

The hotel’s lobby area, is a convenient meeting and relaxation point 24 hours a day while provides to the customers sat Tv and netbooks (small laptops) free of charge in case they want to be connected to the internet with the hotel’s Wi-Fi.


Itanos Hotel restaurants await to tempt our guests with local and international culinary delights. The restaurants « Porto » and « Afroditi » offer options for inside and outside dining. With delicious dishes, hospitable atmosphere and fine aesthetics, they consist of the ideal choice for any occasion.

« Lounge » Bar

At the reception lounge, our bar offers a variety of tea and coffee, fresh juices, soft and alcoholic drinks, pastries, home-made ice cream and light snacks, from 8:00 in the morning till late evenings.

« Plaza » – Lounge Café

The modern aesthetics creates a warm lounge atmosphere for those who would like to relax and enjoy the view of the port, the sea, the public garden and the town. It is also available to you for any business and meetings.

« Panorama » – Roof Garden Bar

Visitors will be amazed from the Panorama Roof garden Bar with the lovely views of the blue sea, the port, the bay, and the amphitheatrically built town with the Venetian fortress. A warm and relaxing atmosphere accompanied by refreshing cocktails, selected tunes and live bands, fragrant coffee, refreshments, wines and alcoholic l drinks are served from early afternoon till late at night.

« Porto » ala carte Restaurant & Cafe

« Porto » ala carte Restaurant & cafe on the sea front offers magnificent views to the sea and authentic delicious specialties of the Cretan and Greek cuisine using local raw ingredients. The fresh vegetables and fruits, the organic extra virgin olive oil, the fresh meat and fish, the wild herbs and the traditional Cretan dairy products, are the ingredients which we are daily supplied by local farmers and used in traditional and creative recipes, to produce very tasty dishes.

« Afroditi » Restaurant

A generous breakfast buffet with a variety of products, delicacies and fresh vegetables and fruits awaits you every morning. Afroditi Restaurant promises fine dining for lunch and dinner. There are choices from the menus of our á la carte restaurants, and special menus of the day. Guests can enjoy many culinary delights from the local cuisine, and a vegetarian menu. This great hall of « Afroditi restaurant » of 200m2 is also available for Social, theme and business events which our hotel team successfully organizes and implements.

Cafeteria – Pastry shop

Itanos Hotel cafeteria and pastry shop « Lobby café » offers 24 hours, handmade local and Greek sweets, pastries and ice cream of exceptional quality that our personnel produce daily, and quests enjoy together with many aromatic coffees, chocolates, Cretan herbs or fresh juices.

Βeach Facilities

Next to Itanos Hotel lies the long sandy Blue flag Beach of Sitia, where the hotel offers to its quests a point of relaxation and enjoyment. The view of the endless blue of the sea and the ampicheatrically built town and its bay create a beautiful scenery where the hotel’s visitors enjoy lying on the sun beds and under the umbrellas, the hotel provides free of charge