Train yourself at the most versatile european island.

Need some training at a big Mediterranean island with great mountains, qualitative low traffic roads and perfect climate. Then you should really consider Crete. CyclingCreta and 4star Hotel Lyttos beach offer an unforgettable training experience at a magnificent area at the center of Crete next to the sea.

The best time to book your cycling holiday is late spring and autumn. There are dozens of different route options to fulfill every training need, from competitive riders and triathletes to club riders and beginners.

Increase your skills, endurance and power, we offer you all the services that you need.


Lyttos Beach Hotel is Cretas leading sports center equipped with dozens facilities.This is the place that professional or hobby cyclists, triathletes, swimmers and sportsmen in general can reach their goals in a high performance and friendly atmosphere.


In the middle of the north shore of Crete, just 20 minutes from Heraklion international airport and next to Dikti mountains you will enjoy lots of great climbs, long hilly routes or relaxed regenaration rides at central, south, east or west Crete.


With 300 sunny days per year Crete is the sunniest Greek island. For its southern location it is less exposed to cold spells than other Mediterranean islands and the mild temperatures of winter months makes it the perfect destination for cycling training.

Road network

Hundreds kilometers of quality roads ideal for road and mountain bikers starting directly from the hotel, great climbs up to 1800 meters, serpentine roads or hilly areas for relaxed cycling will fulfill every desire.

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All the support that you need for your cycling training!

Download bike routes for free


* If your bike needs repair we provide you for free a replacement bike.
** If a serious damage happens to your bike during your ride we offer you road assistance back to hotel.

Lyttos Beach the Cretan leading cycling hotel

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Price : from 495 euros per person


•5 nights in Lyttos Beach 4star Hotel, sharing a standard room garden view
•Drinks during the meals
•Free access to fully equipped gym, saunas and pools
•Shop with energy drinks/bars for sale
•Daily free drinking water to take for your training
•Self service laundry
•Luggage deposit, day-of-departure shower and changing facilities

•Use of our basic tool repair and maintenance box
•Use of floor pump and air compressor
•Loads of gps data training courses to download
•Workshop service (easy repairs and maintenance)
•Secure bike storage
•Bike case storage
•Daily use of the bike washing station + cleaning agents (self service)
•Final cleaning of the bike
•Assembly of the bike when arriving at the hotel. Disassembly of the bike when flight back home
•Replacement bike in case your bike needs repair
•Bike assistant
•Care of cyclingcreta team

Not Included:

•Bike rental
•Flights to and from Hearaklion, Crete
•Drinks (except meals)
•Bike hire if you are not bringing your own bike
•Personal expenses
•Single supplement
•Travel/Holiday insurance
•Any local charges for hotel services, such as laundry, telephone calls etc
•Sports massage available (fee applies)
•Airport transfer


•GPS garmin 1000 10€/day
•Sports massage available (fee applies)
•Airport transfer from or to Heraklion airport 20€/person + bike case (minimum 3 people)

Please Note the Following

• Price above is for 5 nights per person full board in Lyttos Beach Hotel based on 2 people sharing an apartment room.
• Price above is valid for month March 2018. For other months bookings - please contact to discuss options.
• Single occupancy is available – please contact to discuss options.
• Three sharing the same room can be accommodated - please contact to discuss options.
• Non athletes accompanying an athlete will receive a reduction - please contact to discuss options.
• To secure your place a deposit of €250 per person is required.

Please note flights and transfers are not included.

For more details and to discuss options contact us or call 00306974090452

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