Kokkini Hani is a popular area of the Municipality of Hersonissos and is situated 14 km east of Heraklion. It was named after an inn that once a man called Kokkinis owned in this area. This inn was available for those who were visiting Heraklion and wanted to stay for a night and got some rest. There are more details about the village at the page referring to Kokkini Hani village.