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43-inch Smart TV with cable channels, TV
In-room safe, individually decorated, blackout drapes, soundproofing
In-room safe, individually decorated, blackout drapes, soundproofing

5.0/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Housekeeping

Explore the area

    Popular LocationMorosini Fountain3 min walk
    Popular LocationSt. Mark's Basilica3 min walk
    Popular LocationHeraklion Municipal Art Gallery3 min walk
    AirportHeraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis)15 min drive
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About this area


City Lion is located in Heraklion. Public Gardens of Iraklion and Geoponikos Kipos reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Natural History Museum of Crete and Watercity Waterpark. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Freedom National Stadium or Theodoros Vardinogiannis Stadium.
Visit our Heraklion travel guide
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Morosini Fountain - 3 min walk
  • St. Mark's Basilica - 3 min walk
  • Heraklion Municipal Art Gallery - 3 min walk
  • Heraklion Loggia - 4 min walk
  • Monastery of St. Peter and St. Paul - 4 min walk

Getting around

  • AirportNikos Kazantzakis Airport (HER) - 15 min drive


  • Hagiati — 3 min walk
  • Mavros katis — 3 min walk
  • Parasties — 3 min walk
  • Central Park — 3 min walk
  • Izmir Kebap — 4 min walk

About this property

City Lion

3-star aparthotel, walk to Heraklion Archaeological Museum
This smoke-free aparthotel features free WiFi in public areas. Each apartment provides a kitchen with a refrigerator, an oven, a stovetop, and a microwave. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find a Smart TV with cable channels, and other amenities include free WiFi and a furnished balcony.
City Lion offers 12 air-conditioned accommodations with espresso makers and safes. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Accommodations at this 3-star aparthotel have kitchens with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Heraklion aparthotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 43-inch Smart televisions come with cable channels. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Property amenities


  • Free WiFi

Family friendly

  • Free crib/infant bed


  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Espresso maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Toaster
  • Electric kettle


  • Bed sheets provided


  • Shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Towels provided
  • Hair dryer


  • 43-inch Smart TV with cable service

Outdoor areas

  • Furnished balcony/patio


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Elevator
  • Soundproofing
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Front desk (limited hours)


  • 12 rooms
  • Individually decorated

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 2:00 PM - midnight
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 0.5 per accommodation, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Property Registration Number 1144335

We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 500, due to national regulations; for further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation

National rating

For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

Property is also known as

City Lion Heraklion
City Lion Aparthotel
City Lion Aparthotel Heraklion

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at City Lion and receive a full refund?
Yes, City Lion offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to City Lion cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is City Lion pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at City Lion?
This property doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at City Lion?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at City Lion?
Check-out is at 11:00 AM.
Where is City Lion located?
Situated in Heraklion, this aparthotel is within a 10-minute walk of Heraklion Museum of Religious Art and Heraklion Archaeological Museum. Heraklion Port is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) away.
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Poor
1 - Terrible




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very nice hotel located close to the city center, with beautiful bathroom and kitchen (coffee machine, toaster, sandwich maker are also there). The bed was also very comfortable and the guys from reception are super friendly!
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Tres bel hotel (RAS), propre, personnel accueillant, hotel proche du centre ville, désign petit bemol : peu de places pour se garer aux abords de l'hotel
Stayed 4 nights in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Stunning! highly recommended!
A brand-new apartment (that's why you don't find reviews yet) located in an ideal spot in the city center of Heraklion. Only a few minutes away from the famous Lions Square. The location is safe and absolutely convenient. The room is spacious, super clean and stylish. It has everything you need. Staff is helpful and quick to respond to our requests. If you plan to explore the city of Heraklion, this place is highly recommended!!!
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Stayed 11 nights in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Un des meilleurs hotels d’Heraclion
Simplement parfait Excellent accueil et rapport qualite prix. Gel douche de qualite, grande cuisine. Les chambres sont grandes et très modernes. Hotel situé en plein centre ville, assez proche de la forteresse et des rues commerciales, a 20 min de taxi de l’aeroport.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

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