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Kalimera Kriti hotel is idyllically located on the outskirts of the quaint fishing village of Sissi, near the ancient town of Malia and its Minoan Palace dating back to 2000 B.C. The resort itself is situated along a mile long pristine sandy beach, with many enticing coves and exquisite sunsets that evoke a feeling of romance and relaxation.
There are three fantastic pools to choose from. Two outdoor freshwater swimming pools, one of which is Olympic sized. A supervised children’s pool and a baby pool. As well as the outdoor pools there is also one indoor freshwater swimming pool heated during April and October.
It’s a spacious, relaxing environment with each room offering an exclusive terrace, balcony or private garden. Light and airy, the accommodation has everything you could want to make your stay a real pleasure.
Located either in the bungalow villages or in the main building, they consist of one bedroom furnished in traditional Cretan style with sitting-corner, some with sofa-bed, writing desk, air conditioning/heating (individually controlled in the bungalows), satellite TV, safe deposit box, mini-bar, most with magnifying mirror, hairdryer, slippers, toiletries and a balcony or terrace with views to local styled gardens or to the mountains.Double Rooms accommodate up to two adults. Double Rooms accommodate up to two adults and 1 child.
The deluxe rooms located in the main building, feature one elegantly decorated bedroom, a bathroom with separate walk-in shower and separate wc, air conditioning/heating, electronic safe deposit box, mini-bar, satellite TV, magnifying mirror, hairdryer, slippers, bathrobes, toiletries and a balcony that offers a breathtaking view of the sea. (fully renovated in 2017). Deluxe rooms can accommodate up to 2 adults.
The main Artemis restaurant has a large veranda overlooking the Aegean Sea. A full American breakfast buffet is served every morning. During lunch and dinner guests can enjoy a sumptuous buffet. A daily vegetarian menu and special diet dishes are available daily. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
The à la carte restaurant Dionysos offers an authentic taste of Crete. Ideally located near the main bar, the restaurant overlooks the pool and the Aegean Sea. Daily vegetarian menu and special diet dishes are available. Open for dinner.
Thalassa a la carte restaurant is located by the sea. Experience Mediterranean cuisine and exquisite traditional ingredients. Enjoy your meal with a sea view and watch the sun set. It is an amazing spot to organize the most romantic event-dinners. Open for lunch and dinner.
The Main Bar is the heart of the Kalimera Kriti. It offers a selection of hot and cold beverages as well as a choice of cocktails, alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Open from mid-afternoon until late at night.
The Kafenion is situated next to the cave near the main building. The Kafenion offers traditional Greek coffee, raki, ouzo, Cretan wine and a variety of beers served in a relaxed atmosphere. The cave (spilia in Greek) is a unique natural cave within Kalimera Kriti. The space can be used for special events and wine-tasting.
The Beach Bar overlooking the sea offers fresh juices, ice creams, light refreshments and tasty snacks to keep you hydrated without needing to leave the sand.
The pool bar is located between the Olympic size swimming pool and the sea front, it offers a variety of refreshments snacks, salads, Greek and International specialties.
In short – we believe Louis is the world’s best Doubles Coach.
Louis has been working with the GB Davis Cup and GB Fed Cup teams as well as the LTA Coach Development department since 2007.
Louis has also worked with 10 top 100 singles players; however he is internationally re-nowned for his expertise in doubles, having worked with 6 number 1 players and 24 top 50 ATP. In 2016, Louis worked with Jamie Murray whilst he was on route to becoming the world number one in doubles.
22 Hours of Tennis – Morning Coaching Sessions / 30 Minute Afternoon Masterclass Sessions / Doubles Social Afternoon with Top Tips from the Coaches / End of Week Champagne Tournament.
Based around improving your Doubles Play – with a programme designed by the world’s best Doubles Coach.
Morning Sessions – 4x 2 Hour Sessions through your 1 week holiday. Quality Rallying – Doubles Positioning – Being Comfortable at the Net – Serve & Return – Spin to Win – Doubles Fast Paced Drills.
Masterclass Sessions – 4x 30 Minute Masterclass sessions lead by your host. An opportunity to take away some top tips from a host personally trained by Louis Cayer. Doubles DNA – Serve & Return – Playing Australian – Louis Cayer’s Top Tips.
Doubles Social Afternoon Sessions – 4x 2 Hour Organised Doubles Social Afternoons. Organised by your host, with coaches on hand to give tips based around the masterclass sessions.
12 Part Guide to Doubles with Jocelyn Rae & Anna Smith – After your holiday, you’ll be sent a video series with 2 of Louis’ trained players (who’ve competed at Wimbledon & in the Fed Cup)! So you’ll be sure to take away some top tips
Kalimera Kriti offers an extensive range of sports and activities! You’ll find so much to keep everyone in the family happy all-day long. they offer a wonderfully diverse program in amazing spots of the resort such as the open air well-fit plateau by the beach, the soccer field or the six new tennis courts!
Located 35 minutes from Heraklion airport. There will be a member of the Active Away team ready to meet you when you come through to the arrivals hall at the destination airport.
“ActiveAway holidays are just great fun from beginning to end. They go out of their way to look after every guest, and the tennis programme is excellent. – Lisa Patient
“Don’t worry if you are travelling on your own, the Active Away team ensure you have a great holiday, both on and off court – Kate Martin