The 5-star Elounda Beach is a sprawling luxury resort situated on the north-east coast of Crete on a beautiful stretch of white-sand beach, not far from the nearest Heraklion International Airport and the main port at AG Nikolaos for ferries around the Cyclades islands and to the port of Athens. With its variety of amenities and services on offer here, the hotel caters for every type of holiday, whether you want a family break with entertainment for the children, larger rooms for a group getaway or privacy for a couples’ retreat.
The hotel’s Thalaspa Chenot offers a wide range of body, face and spa treatments inspired by Western and Eastern techniques that are carried out in a completely tranquil setting.
There is an extensive choice of accommodation on offer at the Elounda Beach, depending on your needs, from rooms to yacht club villas. For example, Comfort VIP Club bungalows have a sea view, a spacious bedroom and bathroom with a Jacuzzi tub, a large private terrace or lush garden. They also have amenities such a flat-screen TV, Wi-Fi and CD system. Yacht club villas offer superior luxury and a high class of amenities for a super special stay, such as rooms with gyms or private pools.
There’s plenty to do at this extensive resort. Take a dip in the outdoor seawater pool, lounge on the secluded white-sand beach or wander through the resort’s gardens, while the kids are entertained. If you want something more energetic, there’s a gym with personal trainers on hand, a daily fitness programme, floodlit tennis courts, volleyball, badminton, basketball, table tennis and a grass football pitch. If you prefer some culture, the Cretan Museum of Popular Art is close by or the hotel can arrange various excursions around the island.
Dionysos serves delicious gourmet meals alongside wine from its cellar; enjoy healthy Mediterranean snacks during the day or a romantic evening meal at Argonaut; tuck into delicious Polynesian flavours at the chic Blue Lagoon restaurant; indulge in tasty Cretan cuisine at Kafenion; enjoy a buffet breakfast at the poolside Artemis restaurant; Thalassa offers a generous menu filled with delicious fresh seafood dishes served overlooking the bay; or finally head to Ariadne, a classic seaside taverna serving Greek cuisine.