Welcome to Elpida
The Elpida Village is situated close to the Istron area of Kalo Chorio just 6 miles from the famous town of Aghios Nikolaos on the island of Crete, well known for the bottomless lake of Voulismeni. This is a low rise complex, styled in the traditional Creten style of local stones and wood, occupying a hillside location only 800 metres (10 minutes walk) from the sandy beach at Agios Panteleimon.\n\nThe Elpida Village is surrounded by attractive gardens and offers a variety of accommodation and services that are suitable for all ages. Rooms are basic but clean and comfortable. There is a children's playground onsite, a restaurant with the option to dine inside or out and a handy poolside bar. The 24 hour reception is able to assist guests during their stay, and the hotel provides a scheduled shuttle to and from the beaches. Complimentary Wi-Fi is accessable in the lobbty area. For guests who want an active stay, there are many activities on offer, including a fitness room, games room, table tennis, kid's room and even Greek cuisine cooking lessons. Some activities are payable locally.\n\nThe area around the Elpida is quiet, there is a supermarket just across the road for your holiday essentials and if you wish to travel further afield without hiring a car, then the bus stops outside. This resort is ideal for exploring the eastern part of this beautiful island. \n\n##Accomodation\n All have - bathroom with shower or bath - WC - international dial telephone - TV - balcony/veranda - air-conditioning and safe payable locally - apartments also have a kitchenette, mini fridge and cooker - (certain amenities may be payable locally) \n\n##Eating and Drinking\n There is a main restaurant suitable for breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as a poolside snack bar for drinks and sandwiches and a lobby bar serving alcoholic drinks and cocktails.\n\n**ALL-INCLUSIVE** \n\nInternational and Greek cuisine buffet, served at the main restaurant 'Kouzina'.\nBreakfast 07 30 - 09 30\nLunch 12 30 - 14 00\nDinner 19 00 - 21 00\n*Self service drinks including coffee, tea, local wine and draught beer and water.*\n\n'Shara' Taverna 19 30 - 21 30\nA greek style BBQ. Reservations are required, and one visit per week per room with voucher. Drinks included Local wione, draught beer and water.\n\n'Kafenion Synantisi' 10 00 - 13 00 / 17 00 - 21 00\nTraditional Greek coffees and drinks including Ouzo, Raki, local wines and Greek coffee, served with sweet or savoury treat.\n\n'Thea' Pool Bar 11 00 - 17 30\nServing coffee, tea, local alcoholic drinks, soft drinks and water.\nCake style desserts and ice-cream 11 00 - 12 00\nSnack and Ice creams 15 00 - 16 00\n\n'Saloni' Bar 17 30 - 22 45\nServing coffee, tea, local alcoholic drinks, soft drinks and water.\n\n**Please Note \nAll-Inclusive finishes at 22 45, after this time orders will be payable locally.\nThe hotel reserves the right to change opening times of restaurants and bars.\nProper attire is required for dinner meals. \n\n##Swimming Pools\n The property has an outdoor swimming pool and a children's pool.