For more than 50 years now, ANEK LINES sails with consistency and responsibility, always aiming at improving its services based on the needs and interests of its passengers. ANEK LINES’ state-of-the-art vessels offer a large variety of services while the company’s skilled crew ensures that all passengers enjoy comfort and safety in all their journeys with ANEK.
Discover our on-board services and enjoy the real Cretan philoxenia in all your journeys with ANEK LINES.
Our ships possess vast luggage storage spaces and large refrigerators for items that must be preserved at low temperature. Please come to the boarding area 1 hour earlier for better service.
Services for People with Special Needs
On our ships, disabled people can enjoy a comfortable, hospitable trip with easy access to spacious, practically laid out cabins that include specially designed toilets. They can easily move on the ships through escalators and elevators. Please book your tickets early and don’t hesitate to contact the ship’s reception for anything you may need.
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On ΑΝΕΚ LINES ships we have created well-designed areas for your beloved pets. To ensure better service, declare your pet when you book your seat and ask for information concerning its transport terms.
During the trip relax in the beautiful, warm surroundings of our spacious inner or outer cabins. All are functional and welcoming, with two, three, or four beds. For the more demanding guests, there are nicely decorated deluxe cabins with a small sitting room, TV, refrigerator and breakfast* at the a la carte restaurant, free of charge. Regardless of the category you choose, our well-trained staff will be at your disposal to make your trip very special!
*This service is available only on Italy-Greece routes.
In the spacious self-service restaurant, you will find select menus, inspired by the Greek and international cuisines, prepared with skill, fresh ingredients and extra virgin Cretan olive oil. Our emphasis on quality, healthy food is confirmed through our ships’ ISO and HACCP quality certifications, and the special “Greek Cuisine” quality assurance certificate granted by the GNTO for the restaurants of H/S/F OLYMPIC CHAMPION and H/S/F HELLENIC SPIRIT.
restaurant_menuA la carte restaurant
In our a la carte restaurants, the inspired ambience, our chefs’ choice menus and our impeccable service will impress you. Fresh ingredients and extra virgin Cretan olive oil, guarantee a unique savoury experience, whereas the rich wine list will satisfy even the most demanding wine connoisseur. If you love traditional cuisine, try our authentic Cretan flavours served in our restaurants. The traditional treat with Cretan tsikoudia and halva completes the unforgettable tasty experience. Our emphasis on quality and healthy food is confirmed by our ships’ certification as per the ISO and HACCP quality standards, as well as by the special Greek Cuisine quality assurance certificate granted by the GNTO for the restaurants of H/S/F OLYMPIC CHAMPION and H/S/F HELLENIC SPIRIT.
Swim and relax by the pool all day long; enjoy the sun and refreshing drinks at the deck’s pool bar with a view to the great blue sea! In adherence to Greek legislation, swimming pools are used only on the Adriatic Sea routes, until sunset.
Shops on board
On ANEK LINES on-board shops you will find a great variety of items by famous brands at unbeatable prices: clothes, perfumes, cosmetics, watches, accessories, toys, Cretan products, and books by great publishing firms will catch your eye! For our loyal friends, we offer a large variety of products with ΑΝΕΚ LINES logo.
During your journey, visit our ships’ friendly Cafe-Bars and enjoy your coffee or drink. Savour delicious local products such as the Cretan ‘kalitsouni’, milk, yogurt, or herbal concoctions made of dittany or sage. Relax, feel the sea breeze, read, listen to music and enjoy your journey. In the summer, savour delicious gyros and pita, hot dogs and kebab at the outdoor rotisserie areas.
Try your luck and feel the thrill of the game on our slot machines available on our ships traveling from Greece to Italy.
Unwind in the comfortable surroundings of our ships’ music bars, and enjoy your drink to the sound of good music. The music bars are open till midnight.
During your trip, you can place calls through satellite phones installed on all our ships. Ask for the special prepaid time calling cards at the ships’ shops.
During the entire trip, an officer is always available at the ships’ reception desks, ready to listen to you and solve any problem you may be facing. Also, you can contact the reception through your cabin’s phone.
You are safe with ΑΝΕΚ LINES! According to international standards, all our ships have a special area with a fully equipped pharmacy for emergencies. Also, a permanent connection to the TELEHEART medical telemonitoring system allows timely diagnosis and guidance in managing cardiological emergencies until the patient is transferred to a hospital.
Our ships have escalators and elevators that allow easy passenger movement, especially for the elderly and the disabled.
During the trip, you have wireless Internet access all day long, through our wi-fi Internet service: work, and find information or entertainment through state-of-the-art technology. Ask for the prepaid half-hour or one-hour access cards at the ships’ bars and shops.
Enjoy the sun during our daily routes, on the specially laid out decks of ANEK LINES’ super-modern ships and live beautiful, leisurely, carefree moments sipping refreshing cocktails at the pool bar.
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Passengers traveling with their caravan can stay in it, on specially laid out areas, with WC and shower facilities as well as free power supply during the entire crossing! ** This service is available from April 1st to October 31st on the Ancona and Venice routes, only on H/S/F OLYMPIC CHAMPION, HELLENIC SPIRIT and F/B KRITI I και KRITI II. For better service, please be at the boarding area, two and a half hours before the ship’s departure.