Elounda Beach Hotel and Villas 5 Star

An award-winning and exclusive hotel, combining luxury, style and an excellent spa


The Elounda Beach Hotel and Villas was named “Greece’s Best Wellness Retreat” at the World Spa Awards 2017- the most prestigious accolade in the spa tourism industry. Situated on the northeast coast of the Mediterranean island of Crete, 70 kms from Heraklion International Airport, 9 km from the town of Agios Nikolaos and 1.5 kms from the village of Elounda.

This ultimate luxury hideaway has guest rooms, villas and suites in a unique waterfront location, where you can relax in your own little slice of heaven, experiencing outstanding personalised service throughout your stay.

The design and decoration of all rooms stem from the traditional Greek Island architecture combined with a discreet touch of luxury. The interior unveils thoughtful details in every room, fitted with hand-made furniture and luxurious marble bathrooms. Your own private balcony, terrace or garden, which is tastefully laid out, provides a natural kaleidoscope of colours. From there, you can enjoy the magnificent view of the crystal blue waters of Mirabello Bay.

The Espace Vitalité Chenot Wellness Centre provides the ultimate in personalised treatments, therapies and products for total relaxation and wellness. The Chenot Biolight menu offers delicious and healthy food, using innovative cooking methods to preserve the nutritional properties of all the ingredients. 


Set within its own stunning gardens, four boasting four private beaches and with breathtaking views of Mirabello Bay, this elegant establishment provides many romantic settings ranging from small and intimate to large and grand.  Fully equipped to host romantic wedding ceremonies and sumptuous receptions, you can rest assured that your wedding day will surpass all expectations.

Olympic Rating: 5 Star

Official Rating: 5 Star


Special room features including Jacuzzi bathtubs, steam baths (in most accommodations), CD system, DVD player, minibar, video on demand, TV in bathroom, private parking area, (not all room types feature every facility).

Premium Club: Deluxe rooms sleep 2/3 with sea view and shared pool with marble bathroom, Jacuzzi bathtub, separate shower cabin, steam bath and balcony, luxury hotel suites or bungalows sleep 2/3 with sea view, Deluxe rooms sleep 2/4 with private gym located in the imperial spa building, Club luxury bungalow with sea view and private pool sleeps 2, Club Luxury bungalow on the waters edge sleep 2.

Premium Gold Club: Ambassador hotel & bungalow suites sleep 2/4 with sea view and island suites sleep 2/3 on the water's edge (with sea access and sun beds and umbrellas).

Comfort VIP Club: Luxury rooms sleep 2 with sea view (located in the main building), Luxury bungalows sleep 2 with sea view (located in the hotel grounds), Deluxe rooms sleep 2/3 with garden or sea view (located in the Imperial Spa building) and single rooms with sea view (located in the main building).


  • 24 hr reception
  • Free use of gym
  • Free use of kids club
  • Free use of sauna
  • Free use of tennis court (daytime)
  • Free WiFi in all rooms and public areas
  • Lobby bar
  • Pool bar
  • Veghera (pier bar)
  • Laundry & dry cleaning service
  • Safe deposit boxes
  • Room service
  • Internet access
  • Boutique and shops
  • Air conditioning
  • Conference & business facilities
  • Please note that some amenities are payable locally


Indulge yourself in Elounda Beach's restaurants and lounges and discover a fascinating world of fine dining. Combining contemporary elegance with unique scenery and unparalleled service.


Dress code smart casual - long trousers for gentlemen

Elounda Beach offers an unforgettable culinary journey from Mediterranean to Asian flavours.

Blue Lagoon Restaurant: Japanese and Peruvian cuisine and Sushi Bar.

Dionyssos: Named after the hedonistic God of Wine, Dionyssos more than lives up to its promise of indulging all the senses with exquisite cuisine and a legendary wine cellar.

Ethnic Restaurant: Celebrating the diversity of the island, a true homage to the Peruvian and Greek cultures by providing adventurous and unexpected flavours.

Artemis: Let your senses run wild next to the shimmering crystal blue of the Artemis's pool waters and surrounding gardens. Delicate breezes with a profusion of colourful flowers will soothe your soul as you enjoy an exciting American breakfast.

Argonaut: Indulge yourself with the Argonaut's healthy, enticing Mediterranean snacks during the luncheon hours. Evenings, the seaside restaurant lures you back again with its mouth-watering variety of fragrant Italian dishes, prepared to perfection by our team of Italian chefs.

Kafenion: Here you will sample the irresistible and nutritious delights of world-renowned Cretan cuisine. Pure, simple homemade-style dishes are served in the rustic, laid-back setting of a traditional Greek village square, shaded by olive trees. Best of all, the Kafenion is but a stone's throw from the beach.


Any time of the day, treat yourself to a refreshing cocktail in the relaxing atmosphere of the Elounda Beach lounges.

Veghera Bar: Sitting at the bar, surrounded by sea, conjures a feeling of being on a glamorous private islet.

Neraida Pool Bar: Located next to the pool and named after the Greek word for 'fairy' for its light, dreamy design, Neraida serves a wide variety of fresh local and tropical fruit juices, sophisticated cocktails and fine wines.

Lito Lounge: The Lito is the place to unwind and harmonize with your surroundings, along with live piano or harp music filling the air.

Beach Bar: Located next to the Water Sports Club, this easy-going and accessible beach bar is perfect for a quick and tasty daytime snack or a refreshing drink.

All prices include American Breakfast Buffet and Dinner Buffet in Artemis main Restaurant OR a Complimentary Dinner Credit of € 25 per adult, € 15 per child 9 - 14 years and  € 10 per child 4 - 8 years , per day, non transferable, against evening a la carte dinner valid in all the resort's a la carte restaurants on food items (excluding beverages). 


  • Greek evening with folklore show weekly
  • Nightly pianist
  • Lobby bar with pianist

For Children

  • Babysitting and children's menus (on request)
  • Highchairs and early meals available
  • Daily entertainment programme
  • Supervised children's club (4-12yrs)
  • Children's playground

Leisure Activities

  • Award-winning Espace Vitalité Cheno Spa (payable locally)
  • Sea water swimming pool
  • Two private sandy beaches with sunbeds and umbrellas
  • Aphrodite fitness centre with sauna, Turkish bath & gym room
  • Water sports and diving centre (under separate management, payable locally)
  • Five floodlit tennis courts
  • Mini golf
  • Table tennis
  • Badminton court
  • Volleyball courts
  • Basketball court
  • 5-a-side grass football pitch

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