b'ClubSolos 19ClubSolos CreteIraklis Apartments Greek IslandsSolos Board7 & 14 Nights Exclusive to Solos again for summer 2020, the Solos firm favourite, Iraklis Apartments in the resort of Gouves is great for exploring yet still remains charming and traditionally Greek. The Iraklis familys great sense of hospitality shines through during the week; its easy to see why many guests continue to return year after year.Based on the northern shores of the island of Crete, Gouves is one ofthose places where you can kick back and relax along the sandy beach, stroll along the promenade at sunset or even work up an appetite withone of the land or water sports available. Pop into one of the souvenirshops or boutiques before taking in some delectable homemade sweets with tsikoudia.The Iraklis Apartments are just 1km from the resort of Gouves and a 3 minute walk from the blue flag sandy beach, where you can kick back and relax or stroll along the promenade. It is easy to see why many guests return year after year. Being exclusive to Solos, the complex is just the right size for us to get away from it all yet still enjoy good company. During the day the pool may call to flop next to, dip in or snooze around while the evenings are spent taking in wonderful cuisine prepared by head chef Mr Iraklis at the on-site taverna or perhaps head into town to sample the local delights.If your appetite for sea and sand is tempted by a curiosity for all things ancient or cultural, then grab your chance to step back in time with the fascinating sights on offer. With its excellent location, there is a frequent bus service along the coast which heads into Heraklion and its archaeological sites or to the tourist town of Malia. Alternatively, take the opportunity to discover traditional Cretan life with our optional tours. Explore the Bronze Age site of Knossos or head across to the captivating island of Spinalonga: one of the last leper colonies in Europe and its Venetian fort.Accommodation: Iraklis Apartments has a swimming pool and on-site taverna with studio, 1 bedroom and 2 bedroom apartments in Mediterranean style with A/C (additional charge, payable locally), kitchenette with fridge, toaster, kettle, iron, coffee maker and hob, TV, safe and hairdryer.Includes: Return flights & transfersDouble room for sole useBreakfast daily & 3 on-site taverna dinners each weekAccompanying Solos Tour LeaderPool towelsWelcome drinkExtra: Accommodation Taxapprox 1 per night, payable locally Air-conditioning 6 per day, payable locallyPlease Note: Iraklis Apartments does not have a lift and is therefore not ideal for people with walking difficulties. Departing in 7nts 14ntsMay 20 from 640 from 925Jun 20 from 780 from 1225Jul 20 from 875 from 1350Aug 20 from 915 from 1530Sep 20 from 920 from 1455Oct 20 from 820 For the full list of departures, dates and prices please see our website.020 8951 2901|solosholidays.co.uk'