smartline Village Resort & Waterpark   Crete, Greece
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smartline Village Resort & Waterpark

smartline Village Resort & Waterpark is a spacious hillside resort with a fantastic view across the bay of Hersonissos. A big aqua park and a range of pools including a children’s activity pool as well as the hotel’s activities and evening shows ensure great fun and variety for all ages. Let your kids make new friends at the children’s club while you are enjoying relaxation under the Greek sun. For a family day out, just get on the free shuttle bus to Star Beach, running several times a day from smartline Village Resort & Waterpark.

  • Children’s paradise: separate children’s pool area with sun loungers and parasols, snack bar and playground
  • Aqua park with several water slides and ‘Lazy River’
  • Spacious family rooms

Location & Surroundings

Star Beach is 2km away from smartline Village Resort & Waterpark. There you'll find the closest stretch of sandy shore to the hotel. There are plenty more beaches on the coast near Hersonissos.

The centre of Hersonissos, 1.1km from the hotel, is lined with bars, restaurants and clubs. It's a lively resort both during the day and in the evening, and it has a wide choice of places to shop, eat and drink. Ano Hersonissos, the original village, is set back from the coast and has traditional Cretan houses and a village square with typical tavernas. The Crete Golf Club is a short drive from Hersonissos, and welcomes pre-booked visitors.

You can visit the Minoan archaeological site at Knossos near Heraklion, which is within driving distance, and other ancient remains at Malia. Another well-known resort, Agios Nikolaos, is a day trip from Hersonissos. From here, you can take a boat trip to Spinalonga, the famous leper colony island.


smartline Village Resort & Waterpark features 275 rooms, each has a balcony or terrace where you can enjoy the views. There's also individually-controlled air conditioning, a small fridge, Wi-Fi and a TV. Room types available:

  • Double room (ca. 28 m²) for 2-3 persons
  • Family room (ca. 40 m²) for 2-4 persons, consisting of a bedroom with double bed and a living room with twin beds

Room facilities:

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Baby cot
  • Iron & ironing board (upon request)
  • Extra bed
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Safe (extra charge)
  • Mini fridge (1 bottle of water upon arrival)
  • Kettle
  • Coffee & tea facilities
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathroom with bathtub or shower (in selected rooms)
  • WC



Food & Beverage

The buffet restaurant at smartline Village Resort & Waterpark provides breakfast, lunch and dinner, and offers a range of different cuisines. There are two themed nights a week, including a Greek night. The hotel also has an Italian à la carte restaurant (open for dinner 6 days a week, closed on Saturday. Reservation required). The hotel's four bars include a snack bar for children, and a poolside bar that serves daytime snacks.

  • Buffet restaurant, open for breakfast (7:15 - 10:00 p.m.), late breakfast (10:00 - 10:30 a.m.), lunch (12:30 - 2:30 p.m.) and dinner (7:00 - 9:30 p.m.) with themed nights and outdoor seating. Snacks available at selected times between meals and ice cream for children
  • Main bar (10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.)
  • Waterslide bar (10:00 a.m. - 05:30 p.m.) serves soft drinks
  • Adults-only pool bar (10:00 a.m. - 05:30 p.m.) serves snacks
  • Kids' snack bar (10:00 a.m. - 05:30 p.m.) serves snacks and slush puppies.
  • International alcohol brands available

During your stay at smartline Village Resort & Waterpark, you can enjoy an extensive All Inclusive offer:

  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner in the buffet restaurant
  • One dinner per stay in the hotel's Italian à la carte restaurant
  • Pizza, hot dogs, pies and sandwiches in the lobby bar (3:00 - 5:30 p.m.)
  • Soft drinks, local beer and wine, and local alcoholic drinks in the lobby bar (10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.)
  • Soft drinks, local beer and wine, and local alcoholic drinks in the pool bar (10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.)
  • Hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, popcorn, ice cream and drinks in the kids' pool bar (10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.)
  • Ice cream in the lobby bar and at the poolside bar (3:00 - 5:00 p.m.)
  • Soft drinks, local beer and wine with lunch and dinner
  • Coffee, tea and cakes (4:00 - 5:00 p.m.) in the lobby bar
  • Soft drinks, coffee and tea in the bar at the waterpark

Please note that menus and serving times are subject to change without prior notification. Opening times for restaurant and bars will be provided upon your arrival. Some activities are included at specific times.

Pool & Beach

The spacious outdoor area of smartline Village Resort & Waterpark, landscaped at different levels, consists of three beautiful pool areas as well as a water park. One big pool area offers fun and relaxation for the whole family, including a large pool and a separate children’s pool with a small water slide. A second pool area is especially designed for children, composed of an activity pool and a snack bar for kids. Kids' buffet is served between 12:30-02:30 p.m. and 07:00-08:00 p.m.)


  • Pool (273m²)
  • Children’s’ pool with water slide (60m², 55cm deep)
  • Children’s activity pool (50m², 50cm deep)
  • Relaxing pool (153m²)
  • Sun loungers and parasols
  • Pool and beach towels (deposit)

The hotel’s water park consists of one pool (100m², 75-120cm deep) with a multi-lane racer (three lanes), one straight water slider, two serpentine slides and a ‘Lazy River’. Opening hours are 10.00 a.m.-05.00 p.m. (weather permitting). Lifeguards are on watch.

There is no defined age limit for access to the water park but visitors have to be at least 120cm tall. Children smaller than 120cm can use some of the slides when accompanied by an adult. Access to the ‘Lazy River’ is permitted to everyone.

Star Beach is only 1 km from smartline Village Resort & Waterpark and can be easily reached by using the free shuttle service, which runs several times a day. Sun loungers and parasols are available against extra charge at the beach.

Sports, Relaxation & Entertainment

The hotel smartline Village Resort & Waterpark organizes activities such as water polo, boules games and dart games. Evening shows guarantee fun and variety as well.

  • Gym
  • Table tennis
  • Billiard (extra charge)

There's a kids' club (ages 3-11) and an evening mini disco. The hotel offers karaoke, bingo and games for families. There's also a playground and games room.

Entrance and shuttle to Star Beach Waterpark are included for guests staying at smartline Village Resort & Waterpark. All facilities at Star Beach Waterpark, as sunloungers, water slides, bars etc. are against charge.


  • High-speed Wi-Fi throughout the hotel included in all inclusive (extra charge otherwise)
  • Wi-Fi in public areas (in lobby, bars and pool area)

Additional Information

  • No. of buildings: 21
  • No. of floors: 2
  • Reception
  • Mini market
  • High chairs available in the restaurant
  • Private parking (limited)

There is a new tax as of 1/1/18 which requests per room night €0,50 for 1* & 2* hotels, €1,50 for 3* hotels,  €3,00 for 4* hotels and around €4,00 for 5* hotels according to their official ratings.


smartline Village Resort & Waterpark
Greece , Crete
70014 Hersonissos

Telephone +30 28970 26160
E-mail reservations.village[at]

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Weather & Climate

Air (°C) 15.2 15.5 16.8 20.2 23.5 27.3 28.6 28.4 26.4 23.1 20.1 17
Sunshine hours per day 3.8 4.3 5.7 7.6 9.7 11.7 12 11.2 9.4 6.4 5 3.9
Water (°C) 16 15 16 16 19 22 24 25 24 23 20 17

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