St Nicolas Bay Resort Hotel and Villas 5 Star

A deluxe hotel offering an atmosphere of complete luxury and tranquillity.


St. Nicolas Bay Resort Hotel & Villas is a member of the 'Small Luxury Hotels of the World' and is one of the most sought after hotels on the island of Crete. Fully renovated, it is magnificently set in a two storey bungalow style building, overlooking the Gulf of Mirabello. This hotel is an ideal choice for couples who want to combine relaxation with activity throughout their stay and great for weddings too. The rooms are chic, elegant and airy, all with sea views, surrounded by olive trees, orange and lemon groves and garden terraces. The hotel's picturesque gardens lead down to its own private beach where all beach facilities are provided. There are a few shops and restaurants within a five minute walk and the centre of Aghios Nikolaos is a 25 minute walk away.


Civil wedding celebrations at St Nicholas Bay Resort Hotel & Villas can be tailor made for any size wedding, ensuring a romantic day for all. There are various wedding venues at the St Nicholas Bay, including a ceremony which can be held on the hotels private sandy beach or on the terrace of the beachside chapel. The Poseidon Spa gives couples a perfect excuse to pamper themselves before their big day or throughout their honeymoon. 

The wedding couple can host their wedding reception in one of the many wonderful reception venues. Stylish and unique, the hotel will cater for all requirements, from cocktail receptions with canapes to formal wedding dinners.

Olympic Rating: 5 Star

Official Rating: De Luxe


Sea facing rooms with twin/double beds and a safe, mini bar, telephone, music, satellite TV, air conditioning, WiFi internet, private bathroom with bath and shower and a balcony or terrace with limited sea view. Other room types available at a supplement include family suites with inland view sleeping two adults and two children in a separate lounge, junior suites with sea view and open plan lounge are similarly equipped as suites, some with private pool of 30sq m, sunshade and sunloungers, one bedroom suites with sea view, one bedroom suites with private pool, junior suites with private pool and single rooms are also available. All room types, except family suites with inland view can accommodate two adults and a child of maximum age 12 years.


  • Astra bar
  • Club House Piano bar
  • Beach and pool bar
  • Lounges
  • Shop
  • Boutique
  • Art Gallery.

Please note that some of the semi-open air beach restaurants/bars may not be open at the beginning or end of season and are also subject to weather conditions.


Minotaure Piano Restaurant serving a la carte Asian and International cuisine, buffet dinner with waiter service, varied main course or set menu with waiter service. Blue Bay Restaurant serving a la carte Mediterranean lunches and Kafenion Restaurant serving a la carte Cretan specialities and sea food. Club House for American style buffet breakfast. Labyrinthos Restaurant for complete buffet dinner table d’hote Greek & International Cuisine and room service. Dress code: smart casual.

Pianist in the bar and a la carte restaurants.

Theme nights with orchestra and folklore dances during the season.

For Children

  • Children's menus
  • Paddling pool
  • Playground
  • Mini club (April-October, free of charge)
  • Babysitting (on request)
  • Early meals
  • High chairs and cots available (free of charge).

Leisure Activities

  • Poseidon Spa by Elemis and Cinq Mondes with indoor heated freshwater pool
  • Jacuzzi (free of charge)
  • Sauna (free of charge)
  • Steam bath (free of charge)
  • Gym (free of charge)
  • Massages
  • Aromatherapy
  • Elemis Spa Wellness & Beauty day packages of one, two or three days are on offer for which pre-booking is recommended
  • 2 outdoor seawater pools, 1 indoor heated freshwater pool 
  • Table tennis
  • Home cinema
  • Water sports centre.


Indulge yourself with some much needed pampering by adding a Spa Package to your holiday booking. Please note Spa treatments are available at a supplement.

Poseidon Spa Signature Treatments

Oriental - 2 Hours

a) Poseidon Hot Stones Body Massage

Volcanic stones which were blown into the ocean thousands of years ago are used for this massage. The constant movement of the waves has gently tumbled and smoothed the sharp edges of the stones. Energy from the volcano (fire), combined with the ocean waves (water) gives these stones a nice balance of energy in ways that bring about relief to sore and stiff muscles, releasing tension to bring about tranquility and a more balanced flow of energy.

b) Poseidon Oriental Scalp & Feet Massage

When you feel the touch of the East at your feet and scalp you keep your body re block your side energetic parts, you let the energy flow....Techniques from reflexology, Hawaiian, Thai, Ayuverdic and Balinese massage are seducing you in the world of harmony and balance of body and mind.

Greek Spirit - 2 hours

a)Poseidon Rejuvenate Seaweed Wrap

The treasure of the sea brings to your body cleansing, soothing and rejuvenating results. After the seaweed wrapping you will be cocooned with nourishing oil and cream. An energetic treatment with the touch of the ocean.

b)Poseidon Spiritual Face & Body Massage

This massage will give you the absolute relaxing sensation. With the Essential Herbs Oil of Greek lavender of chamomile and with the smooth free style full body moves you will travel in the world of tranquility away from stress. This treatment is further enhanced by a scalp massage.

Poseidon Massage with Beeswax Ointment - 1 hour

For muscle pains - A full body vigorous and deep massage with free style moves combined with the therapeutic 'Beeswax' cream, focusing to release from muscle tension. Ideal for stiff muscles cause from hours of sitting as well as muscle pains cause from sports training. The relaxing Essential Oils of Thyme, Mint and Eucalyptus will help to relieve pain and tension from muscles.

Poseidon Aromacellutox - 1 hour

Detox - A detoxify body treatment with 'drainage' moves against the toxins of the body and cellulite. The Essential Oil from Herb Extracts and 'Detox' products are combined with a very relaxing and therapeutic way inducing a complete body treatment.

For unbeatable prices at St Nicolas Bay Resort Hotel and Villas