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City Lion has air-conditioned guest accommodation in the centre of Heraklio Town, 1.1 miles from Amoudara Beach, 550 yards from Heraklion Venetian Harbour and 550 yards from Heraklion Archaeological Museum.

Featuring a kitchen with a fridge and an oven, each unit also comes with a safety deposit box, a satellite flat-screen TV, ironing facilities, wardrobe and a seating area with a sofa. There is a private bathroom with shower in every unit, along with slippers, a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Popular points of interest near the apartment include Venetian Walls, Morosini Fountain and Municipal Art Gallery. The nearest airport is Heraklion International Airport, 2.5 miles from City Lion.

This is our guests' favourite part of Heraklio Town, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

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Situated in the real heart of Heraklio Town, this property has an excellent location score of 9.8

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Sleeps Accommodation Type Price
Max adults: 3. Max children: 1
One-Bedroom Apartment
  • Bedroom 1: 1 large double bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 4. Max children: 2
Two-Bedroom Apartment
  • Bedroom 1: 1 large double bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Comfort Studio
  • 1 sofa bed and
  • 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 4. Max children: 2
Comfort Loft Studio
  • Bedroom 1: 1 large double bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
One-bedroom Loft Apartment
  • Bedroom 1: 1 large double bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 4. Max children: 2
Executive Two-Bedroom Apartment
  • Bedroom 1: 1 large double bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Apartment - Ground Floor
  • Bedroom 1: 1 large double bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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  • Hello! Is there an option to leave our luggage at the property after our check-out time (approx. for 6-8 hours)?

    Hello! yes you can leave your luggages at the property. Thank you. Chris


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    Answered on 9 August 2021
  • For the 2 bedroom apartment, is it possible to split a queen bed into 2 separate single beds? So 2 adults can sleep on separate beds in same bedroom?

    Unfortunatly it is not possible. sorry for my late answer. thank you.


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    Answered on 12 April 2021
City Lion

Managed by City Lion

Company review score: 10.0 Based on 299 reviews from 1 property

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1 year of experience

Property information

A modern apartment compound in the heart of the city that ensures a relaxing and high quality accommodation throughout the year. Combine the facilities of a hotel with the comfort and autonomy that a luxury apartment offers. In an extremely friendly environment, with our philosophy revolving around the authentic Cretan hospitality and the provision of quality services, CL apartments offer a unique experience that makes them the perfect choice for your accommodation. All of our apartments are spacious, bright, fully furnished and equipped, ready to meet your every need. Highly environmentally friendly, they provide automation and modern technological equipment, offering ideal accommodation conditions for every visitor. Our rooms meet the requirements even for the accommodation of 4 or even 5 people in an apartment, offering families and friends the opportunity to share unforgettable vacation moments, while enjoying absolute privacy as each bedroom includes its own bathroom. Whether you are traveling for leisure or business, choose the type of room that suits you.

Neighbourhood information

City lion is located in the center of Heraklion, just a few steps from the most central and famous "Lion Square". Its advantageous location is an ideal starting point for easy and quick access to sightseeing, historical monuments, museums, as well as shops, restaurants, cafes and entertainment centers, thus providing the visitor with a variety of options to get to know the city of Heraklion and its culture.

Languages spoken

Greek, English

Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Morosini Fountain
    0.1 miles
  • Municipal Art Gallery
    0.1 miles
  • Loggia
    0.2 miles
  • Historical Μuseum of Crete
    0.2 miles
  • Natural History Museum of Crete
    0.3 miles
  • Heraklion Venetian Harbour
    0.3 miles
  • Heraklion Archaeological Museum
    0.3 miles
  • Koules
    0.4 miles
  • Venetian Walls
    0.4 miles
  • Stadium Theodoros Vardinogiannis
    0.4 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/bar Καφέ / Μπάρ
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Εστιατόρια
    0.1 miles
Top attractions
  • Pankritio Stadium
    1.5 miles
  • The Palace of Knossos
    3.4 miles
  • Nikos Kazantzakis Museum
    8.5 miles
  • Cretaquarium Thalassocosmos
    8.5 miles
  • El Greco Museum
    10.2 miles
  • Labyrinth -Musical Workshop
    10.4 miles
Beaches in the neighbourhood
  • Amoudara Beach
    1.1 miles
  • Karteros Beach
    3.5 miles
  • Amnissos Beach
    4.2 miles
  • Pantanassa Beach
    5 miles
  • Palaiokastro Beach
    6 miles
Closest airports
  • Heraklion International Airport
    2.4 miles
  • Sitia Public Airport
    55.3 miles
  • Chania International Airport
    57.5 miles
How to get to City Lion from Heraklion International Airport
    Car
    Parking available
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Facilities of City Lion
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
Kitchen
Freedom to eat when you want
  • Children's high chair
  • Dining table
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
Extra comfort
  • Socket near the bed
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Private entrance
  • Ironing facilities
  • Iron
Living Area
Space for everyone to be together
  • Sofa
  • Seating Area
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 6 per day.
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Luggage storage
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Safety deposit box
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Building characteristics
  • Private apartment in building
  • Detached
Miscellaneous
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • Greek
  • English
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Sustainable initiatives

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Check-in

15:00 - 23:00

You'll need to let the property know in advance what time you'll arrive.

Check-out

00:00 - 11:00

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to apartment type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 12 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 1 year
Cot upon request
Free

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

The maximum number of cots allowed depends on the room you choose. Please check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Maestro Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Discover JCB Diners Club City Lion accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

Please inform City Lion in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

License number: 1144335

FAQs about City Lion

  • The prices at City Lion may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • City Lion offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • From the nearest airport, you can get to City Lion by:

      • Car 13min

    • Check-in at City Lion is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

    • City Lion is 600 yards from the centre of Heraklio Town.

    • The following parking options are available to guests staying at City Lion (subject to availability):

      • Private parking
      • Parking

    • Yes, there are options at this property that have a balcony. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at City Lion on this page.

    • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at City Lion (subject to availability). These can accommodate:

      • 2 guests
      • 3 guests
      • 4 guests

      For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

    • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at City Lion (subject to availability). These have:

      • 1 bedroom
      • 2 bedrooms

      For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

    • Yes, City Lion is popular with guests booking family stays.