Encouraging a laid-back, relaxed vibe, the adults-only Elounda Atki Olous Hotel has its own small, private sandy beach with views over the bay. Gorgeous rooms, a rooftop pool and garden add to the romance of your Greek island holiday.
The Blue Sea a la carte restaurant serves delicious Greek cuisine and has an outdoor dining area – the range of mouthwatering breakfasts has become a particular favourite for guests, many of whom make return visits. For an evening cocktail, the Sky Bar is another popular venue.
The family-run hotel is renowned for cleanliness and a welcoming atmosphere. The friendly and efficient staff add to the Crete holiday experience while the hotel features of the rooms with large beds, walk-in showers, and some balconies with garden or sea views. Work out in the gym and fitness studio and if you want to keep in touch with friends and family there’s excellent wifi coverage.
The Elounda Akti Olous Hotel is close to more lovely, sandy beaches and the village centre with tavernas, the harbour and a range of shops.
Elounda, on the north-east coast of Crete within the prefecture of Lassithi, is just a few miles north of the nearest large town, Agios Nikolaos with its fine beaches. Other attractions are picturesque Lake Voulismeni, where a small church is built into a cliff face, and the archaeological and folk art museums, including Minoan artefacts and Byzantine and Cretan art, embroidery, handicrafts, manuscripts and books.
Olympic Rating: 4 Star
Official Rating: 4 Star
Twin Room Inand or Side Sea View sleeps up to 2 people features air conditioning, bathroom, direct dial telephone, music, safety deposit box, fridge, tea and coffee facilities, satellite TV, hairdryer and a balcony or terrace.
Superior Rooms sleep up to 3 people with an Inland view is also available.