Blue Palace, A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Crete - Greece
Nestled on the famed coast of Elounda and just moments from the charming village of Plaka sits the spectacular Blue Palace, which boasts views of Crete’s coastline from almost every angle. The ultra-chic spa with its pampering treatments and indulgent facilities, as well as the hotel’s range of award-winning restaurants are reason enough alone to choose this stylish, sophisticated luxury hideaway.
Private Transfers are 50 minutes from Heraklion airport.
Nestled on the famed coast of Elounda on the island of Crete, with breathtaking views of the bay and the island of Spinalonga. The small village of Plaka is a 5-minute walk from the resort.
Each of the resort’s 251 air-conditioned rooms and suites, including four private villas, match the beauty of its surroundings, with tastefully-designed décor and a range of luxurious amenities including flat screen TVs and mini bars. Many of the rooms boast patios or balconies with ocean views and there’s an array of accommodation options that include a private pool. The Island Luxury Suites are ideal for couples seeking exclusivity and seclusion; they feature impressive views of the island of Spinalonga, a private heated pool, Jacuzzi bath and a list of exclusive benefits including access to a dedicated section on the beach and a separate breakfast area. The Royal Blue Villa is the largest accommodation, with three en suite bedrooms and space for up to eight people; it’s situated at the edge of the resort, guaranteeing increased privacy. The villa includes a private verandah leading out to the gardens, a private heated pool, living/dining room and outdoor dining and barbecue area.
Restaurants And Bars
Foodies won’t be disappointed with five restaurants to choose from, including local Cretan specialities at Blue Door, a restored fisherman’s house where the catch of the day is prepared according to traditional family recipes. Vegetables from the resort’s own garden are served at Anthòs alongside finest Greek dishes with a modern twist, and Asian favourites including sushi are served at Asia Deep Blue. We recommend pre-booking half board so you can indulge in the award-winning dining each night. There are also a range of bars, including the relaxed Isola Beach Club and the impressive Arsenali Lounge Bar which serves cocktails, coffee and afternoon teas in a spectacular setting. Live music can also be enjoyed here during the evenings.
Bed & Breakfast
The private pebble beach is equipped with wooden decks, loungers and parasols, with beach service. There are also three swimming pools, two floodlit tennis courts, and a watersports centre offering water skiing, snorkelling, trendy SUP, wake and fly boards, and diving. The award-winning Elounda Spa features 25 treatment rooms, a relaxation pool, three thalasso pools, two Hammams, a sauna, indoor Jacuzzis, beauty salon and fitness centre offering personal training, water aerobics, yoga and Pilates classes. For children aged 3-12 yrs, there is a supervised kids’ club where children can take part in painting, crafts, theatrical play and lessons in Greek dancing and mythology. Teens can enjoy lessons in watersports from fully-trained instructors, and swimming lessons are available for all ages.Holiday Name : Blue Palace, A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Crete
Reference : CRBT