Elounda Bay Palace
Crete, 72053

Distance from hotel to Heraklion International Airport (HER), 44 miles (71 kms).  

Elounda Bay Palace Hotel is set amongst the historic cultural and naturally varied beauty of northeastern Crete, in Elounda. Its tranquil setting at the edge of Mirabello Bay, a truly blissful place to call home, is surrounded by 20 acres of lush gardens. This award-winning luxury resort combines Crete's charms, unique hospitality and renowned levels of personalized service that guarantees unparallel holiday rich in leisure and easily found relaxation.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Babysitting Services
  • Banquet Hall
  • Banquet Room
  • Bars (4)
  • Business Services
  • Car Rental ($)
  • Conference Hall
  • Doctor (on call) ($)
  • Express Check-In/Out
  • Fitness Center
  • Floors (3)
  • Helicopter Transfers ($)
  • Internet Access
  • Massage Services ($)
  • Room Service (24-hour)
  • Rooms (275)
  • Salon ($)
  • Secretarial Services ($)
  • Spa
  • Spa ($)
  • Wedding Facilities
Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 2:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• Children's age break varies and is subject to change.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

Maximum occupancy varies by accommodation and is subject to change.  

Superior Mountain View(*), These delightful refurbished rooms (approximately 28 square meters) provide a real feeling of style, offering a wonderful mountain view. They are composed of one bedroom with a marble-lined bathroom and a private balcony. There is also the option of adding a single sofa bed. Upon request, families are provided with connecting accommodations.  

Superior Side Sea View(*), These stylishly furnished and nicely laid-out rooms (approximately 28 square meters) offer a charming side view of the Cretan waters. They are composed of one bedroom with a twin or Queen sized bed, marble-lined bathroom and a private balcony. Upon request, families are provided with connecting accommodation in Superior Side Sea View Rooms.  

Superior Sea View(*), Apart from providing a breathtaking view of the sea, these rooms (approximately 28 square meters) feature a marble-lined bathroom, a balcony, a Twin or Queen sized bed, these sophisticatedly decorated rooms are located in both Main Buildings. Upon request, families are provided with connecting accommodation in Superior Sea View Rooms.  

Superior Bungalow Sea View, These bungalows (approximately 28 square meters) consist of a bedroom with a Queen-size bed concrete platform bed, marble-lined bathroom and a private balcony. They are situated on the third row from the water's edge and stand in a row of seven bungalows. Their external corridor leads to the wonderfully relaxing grand heated swimming pool nearby.  

Deluxe Sea View(*), Located in the Main Building, the Deluxe Room (approximately 35 square meters) cannot help but make its guests feel very special indeed. It has been lovingly designed to provide Greek plush, comfort and style. Offering a highly comforting style, these are composed of one bedroom with either Twin or queen-sized beds, a marble- lined bathroom and a private balcony with vistas of the sea.  

Deluxe Sea View Bungalow, These elite bungalows (approximately 35 square meters) have a Queen-size bed plus a single sofa bed, an open plan living room area ideal for rest and recreation, marble-lined bathroom, a private veranda with a patio and a sea view. They are situated in the pretty and peaceful garden, very near the main swimming pools and the beach. Upon request, families are provided with connecting accommodation in Deluxe Bungalows Sea View.  

(*) Denotes on request basis only, no allotment given.  

All accommodations include: air conditioning (individually controlled), CD/DVD player, balcony, bathroom amenities, hairdryer, internet access, maid service, mini-bar, radio (am/fm), room service, safe deposit box, telephone (direct dial), , trouser press and alarm clock.  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Erato Lounge, Relish in pronounced leisure at this elegant bar, while enjoying your afternoon coffee or meeting with friends for a pre-dinner aperitif. Erato welcomes you until the early hours for laid-back enjoyment.  

Poseidon Pool Bar, Steps out of the pool and bright sunshine and take a break for a delicious light snack or fresh fruit juice under the refreshing shade of a tree at the casual Poseidon bar.  

Sail-in Bar, Set sail with a breezy refreshment, light lunch or snack at a bar comfortably located next to the beach. Three giant sails crowning the bar set it apart, as does its tranquil beach atmosphere and deck-line wooden floor. Sail in welcomes you throughout the day.  

'f' Restaurant, An exciting addition to Elounda Bay Palace, the waterfront restaurant "F" specializes in fresh salads, Tappas and light snacks in a casual-chic waterfront setting. Guests can enjoy a refreshing cocktail and beautiful bay views at the Sail-In jetty bar.  

• Dress code is casual beachwear.  

Argonaut, Located at the adjacent Elounda Beach Hotel, 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 the team of Italian chefs. Dress code is casual beachwear for breakfast and formal to smart casual for dinner.  

Ariadne, Greek cuisine, a classic seaside tavern, is just the thing as you step off the beach in search of a light a la carte lunch of grilled fish, meats, delicious fresh salads and other appetizing regional specialties. Dress code is casual beachwear.  

Cuisine: Greek, International.  

Artoussa, The chefs of Aretoussa specialize in carrying on the most beloved traditions of Greek and international cuisine. The restaurant faces out onto a striking panoramic view of the bay, making it the perfect place to relax and sample dishes selected from a richly varied menu. Dress code is smart casual for breakfast and formal to smart casual for dinner.  

Cuisine: Greek, International.  

Blue Lagoon By Mistura, A reflection of their people and the country's cuisine with a multicultural of Japanese, Spanish, Chinese & Italian influence, blending these marvellous mixtures with its native pre Columbian and Incas gastronomic heritage. The Mistura is a modern and dynamic restaurant, celebrating the bio diversity of the island, a true homage to the Peruvian multicultural diversity and the Greek culture, by proposing savors that are once familiar yet adventurous and unexpected. Dress code is formal to smart casual.  

Dionysos, Named after the hedonistic God of Wine, Dionysos more than lives up to its promise of indulging all the senses with exquisite cuisine and a legendary wine cellar. Located at the adjacent Elounda Beach Hotel, this outstanding establishment offers a superb blend of Mediterranean gastronomy with contemporary influences served in an understated, exclusive atmosphere. Dress code is formal to smart casual.  

Kafenion, Here you will sample the irresistible and nutritious delights of world-renowned Cretan cuisine. Located at the adjacent Elounda Beach Hotel, 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. Dress code is casual beachwear-smart casual.  

Thalassa, This glamorous restaurant is famous for its delicious fish menu and wide selection of other gourmet seafood delicacies. Dining at Thalassa is a romantic and relaxing experience, as the restaurant is set right by the water's edge overlooking the sparkling bay. Gentle live music accompanies you as you enjoy your evening meal. Dress code is formal to smart casual.  

Meal Plan Options (back to top)

Buffet Breakfast - ET Buffet breakfast is included in the rates.  


Half Board - HB Half Board aka Modified American Plan (MAP) includes breakfast and dinner (no beverages), this meal plan is at an additional cost.  

Bonus Features (back to top)


Bonus Features:  


• Daily newspaper  

• Golf green fees  

• Morning coffee  

• Parking  

• Watersports (non-motorized)  

• Use of fitness center  

• Use of tennis courts  

• Watersports (motorized)  

• Towels  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)


General Information:  

• This is a seasonal hotel.  

Overnight Accommodation Tax:  

• Passengers are responsible for paying the Overnight Accommodation Tax to the hotel directly upon check-out. The tax is EUR 4.00 per room per night. Subject to change.  

Local Attractions (back to top)

Tourist Attractions Nearby:  

• Nikolaos  

• Heraklion  

• Elounda  

• Krista and the 14th Century Church of Pangia Kera  

• Minoan Palace of Knossos  

• Archeological Museum of Aghios  

• Areti Monastery