Vasilis Tsamandouras

Hotel manager


Kyknos Beach Hotel & Bungalows is a 4 star all-inclusive holidays resort in Crete, the greatest island of Greece, located on the north part in a quiet and safe area of the famous and touristic village Malia just a few meters away from a beautiful and sandy beach.
The International Airport N. Kazantzakis of capital city Heraklion is 28km away while many points of interest such as archeological sites, museums, monasteries, aquariums, waterparks, shops, bars and night clubs are closer or within short distance from our property.
Various ways of booking are available at moderate prices. Our secure website with the best available prices, and many european tour operators are some of them. Make your booking today and take the advantage of special offers and campaigns.


Kyknos Beach Hotel & Bungalows was constructed in 1990 from the architect and owner Georgios Tsamandouras. Since then every winter we keep expanding, maintaining and improving our property. The latest renovation of 2018 changed completely most of the rooms and bungalows, the restaurant, the kitchen, the lobby, the main bar, public restrooms and the front desk.


Our premises cover 4.500m² on a property of 13.500m² and consist of the main building, the bungalows buildings, the west wing, the pool bar, the swimming pools, the parking, the tennis courts, the mini golf, the pathways and other surroundings.
The main building and the west wing are triplex while bungalows are double storey. Restaurant, main bar, front desk, lobby, outdoor courtyard, internet corner as well as superior jacuzzi, double and single rooms are located in the main building. Bungalow buildings, swimming pools, tennis courts, mini golf, parking space, wellness kiosk, outdoor playground and pathways are spread around the property.

  • 133 total rooms, suites & bungalows
  • Triplex main building
  • Double storey bungalows buildings
  • Triplex west wing building
  • Balcony or terrace in all rooms
  • Private bathrooms in all rooms
  • 2 elevators
  • Restaurant with interior hall & outdoor courtyard
  • Main bar
  • Pool bar
  • 2 swimming pools
  • Parking for cars & busses
  • Front desk
  • Lobby
  • Gym
  • 2 tennis courts
  • Mini golf
  • Wellness kiosk
  • Water slider
  • Fountain
  • Outdoor playground
  • Trees & plants
  • Kyknos farm
  • Men & women restrooms in public spaces
  • Wheelchair ramps


Our business is an official member of Hellenic Chamber of Hotels, covers all requirements of applicable law and conserves all the formal licenses and the appropriate certifications. Additionally we retain some optional certifications for our operations such as the Risk & Safety Certification of Cristal International Standards, United Kingdom. At this moment of time our hotel has the following official licenses and certifications.

  • Greek National Tourism certificate
  • Greek Fire Brigade Services certificate
  • Restaurant license & certificate
  • Main bar license & certificate
  • Pool bar license & certificate
  • Main pool certificate
  • Children pool certificate
  • Active Recycling certificate
  • Cristal International Standards certificate
  • HEALTH FIRST certificate of Greek Ministry of Tourism


Our team is the most important part of our business. Sharing our passion for hospitality our high standards personnel is always there to offer first class services to our guests. It consists of professional and well trained staff with great experience in multicultural hospitality industry as well as in english, german and greek language.

We are trying hard to keep the main boby our team steady through the years but occasionally we demand more personnel for our business. During this process we create new posts in news section of our website and we run many campaigns in various newspapers, social media and other relevant websites.


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If you wish to become a part of our team you can send now your curriculum vitae at [email protected] for taking your application in consideration on the next recruitment process. Please note that multilingual and passionate candidates are always welcome. Good luck!


All public spaces of the hotel are full accessible by strollers, wheelchairs, elderly and guests with disablilities or eye problems. Ramps, elevators, smooth lighting and other equipment allow the access of all to the front desk, lobby, restaurant, outdoor courtyard, main and pool bar, main and children pool, parking space, tennis courts, mini golf, gym, internet corner and most of the rooms.

  • Ramps all over surroundings
  • Elevators in main building & west wing
  • Smooth interior & exterior lighting
  • Antislippery surface in superior bathrooms
  • Handrails on stairs & bath grips

For any further assistant please contact the front desk on +30 289 703 2040 or send an email at [email protected].


In our hotel we believe that security is probably the most important and sensitive sector of all. Every year we design and evaluate security measures for humans and property protection without extreme exaggerations and with respect to the private life of our guests. On the following list you can find out the most important security measures of our property.

  • Surveillance cameras in public spaces
  • Security alarm systems in certain areas
  • Contactless door locks with RFID proximity
  • Safe boxes in all rooms & central safe box
  • Staff training in safety & security
  • Food & drinks safety control sensors
  • Certified health & safety procedures
  • Quality control for all hotel operations
  • Food & drinks safety policy
  • Smoke detectors in all rooms & public spaces
  • Foam, powder & carbon dioxide fire extinguishers
  • Indoor & outdoor fire stations


Since our business establishment we are always trying to do our best for the environment, the sustainability and for the next generations. Energy and water conservation, recycling, waste reduction, eco friendly products and staff training are some of our efforts. On the following list you can find more details.

  • Solar power panels for hot water
  • Organic & inorganic waste management
  • Glass, metal, paper, plastic, lamps, batteries, electrical equipment or appliances & used cooking oils recycling
  • Low energy consumption electrical appliances such as LCD TVs & eco-friendly airconditioning units
  • Automatic tap sensors in shared bathrooms for water saving
  • Energy efficient double glazed doors, windows & frames in all superior rooms for energy saving & sound insulation
  • Public spaces temperature control for maximum comfort & optimum power consumption with low energy central airconditioning system
  • Full room darkening with curtains or shutters
  • Automatic watering of green areas at night to avoid water evaporation
  • Eco label chemicals & toilet rolls
  • Led lighting & energy saving lamps
  • Towels change daily on guest request
  • Green surroundings with trees for air refreshment, sun shadow & lower temperature
  • Staff training to reduce energy & water consumption
  • Kyknos farm
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