Covid-19 Announcement

Dear valued guests,

We are pleased to announce that we will continue normal operation for both Almyrida Sands Apartment and Xirostérni Villa, within July 2020 and onwards until the end of the Summer season 2020.

In an effort to stop the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), the Greek government has taken all necessary measures regarding all seasonal hotels and resorts in Greece – including for Almyrida Sands. We will operate with strict health and safety measures as outlined below.

We are currently issuing the Health First certificate to ensure all health protocols.


At Almyrida Sands we always strive to offer our guests the best possible hospitality service. We achieve this by demonstrating a high level of responsibility towards people, their health, society, and all health and safety procedures on-premises.

We are here to help and assist you in whatever you or your family may need.

In an effort to stop the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) we will operate with strict health and safety measures which include:



  • Adhering to the guidelines of the World Health Organization’s and recommendations of the National Public Health Organization of Greece
  • Fully complying with the state’s directions by applying all preventative measures within our apartments.
  • All hygiene and cleaning are adhered to by specifically trained personnel including the use of PPE (Personal Protection Equipment such as masks, gloves & face shields), hand washing hygiene, cleaning product specifications in guest rooms, and common area cleaning procedures.
  • Intensified cleaning & disinfection across all touchpoints & guestrooms.
  • Moderate occupancy operation to ensure distancing




Our location at Almyrida Sands apartments offer the perfect choice for safe holiday travels as:

  • It is close to a local Public Hospital (with more than 400 beds capacity) and Private Health Hospital (with more than 100 beds capacity). Approximate distance 35 minutes drive:
    Public St George’s Hospital:
    Private Iasis Hospital:
  • 35 minutes distance from Chania (CHQ), Daskalogiannis Airport
  • In close proximity to many pharmacies in Kalyves village Almyrida villages.)
  • Ventilated and open-air rooms
  • Touchless equipment
  • The sanitation of sunbeds (covers, sprays, staff).
  • Recycling bins with the pedal opening mechanism.



  • New check-in and check-out times to ensure enough time for room cleaning, sanitization, and airing to be conducted.
    Check-in at 15:00 pm
    Check out at 10::00 am
  • We allow additional time for an even higher standard of disinfection and cleaning of the room than we already have.
  • We recommend contactless payments Transfert banking to minimize the use of cash.
  • We have closed the reception, check-in and out will be done directly in the apartment of the customer.
  • We advise guests to keep a distance of at least 1.5m during their stay in all public areas.
  • We recommend cleaning of the room, change of linen and towels upon request.
  • During the duration of the stay cleaning, the change of sheet and towel can be made once a week only on the express request of the customer.
  • Kids’ room and library to ensure social distancing kids rooms and library will not operate this season.


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  • All members of our staff have received extensive training for all measures in every department
  • Protective gear such as masks, gloves, and sanitizers are provided.


All measures are implemented discretely and updated constantly, as our main goal is to offer you a relaxing and safe environment.

We are confident that we will provide you with an unforgettable, well deserved holiday!

Don’t forget, that regardless of the worldwide situation, what we are known for in the Almyrida Sands apartment is our friendliness.

The cozy feeling of the apartment and the village, our family at your disposition always smiling, beautiful warm weather that never fails. Crystal clear waters, breathtaking views, and stunning sunsets. A good sleep. All the above can be wrapped up to what we call the Almyrida Sands experience.

Thank you for choosing the Almyrida Sands for your stay!

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