This luxurious resort is situated on the famous Greek island paradise of Crete, known for its rich history, unique culture, and fabulous natural scenery. The Avra Imperial Beach Resort & Spa is located in the pretty seaside village of Kolymbari and is a unique hub of exclusivity and luxury. A sensational 65 thousand square metres of gardens and lakes, this is a resort that deserves its five stars and is perfect for a family holiday. It also boasts extensive business facilities as well as its own chapel on the beach, allowing couples to combine a wedding and honeymoon in one beautiful resort, or just enjoy a holiday getaway. This luxurious microcosm has everything you need for a perfect Greek island holiday in the sun.
A total of 287 luxury guestrooms and 41 suites are distributed across the complex, all featuring harmonious design made from natural materials like wood, marble and stone. All guest rooms come with modern amenities, and an impressive attention to detail. Top quality mattresses and bed sheets ensure excellent quality of sleep, while complementary Wi-Fi, flat screen television and telephones provide you with a connection the outside world. Some of the more luxurious suites come with private swimming-pools, whilst others have access to shared swimming-pools. There is a range of room options to suit every group size, as well as specialized family rooms. All are equipped with a well stocked minibar, and personalised air conditioning.
Enjoy exclusive fine dining, encompassing flavours from around the globe, and specializing in traditional Greek cuisine. The primary restaurant, Basilica, set on a spacious terrace overlooking the picturesque palm fringed pool area, puts on sumptuous meals that are expertly matched with a selection of fine wines. Enjoy the theme-night buffet dinner, where cooking shows for guests are held at the two cooking station.
Enjoy zesty Asiatic flavours at the Blue Dong restaurant, situated by the hotel’s beautiful pool terrace. Embraced by tropical palm trees, this exclusive restaurant serves delicious creations from different pats of Asia and lets you experience the culinary wonders of the far east. Head over to the Al Fresco restaurant for snacks and light meals, served with a fresh Italian twist.
A total of six communal swimming-pools are spread around the resort, providing guests with many opportunities for a refreshing swim. Picturesque sun-terraces are the best place to soak up some sunshine, and sun beds and parasols are provided. The beach is only a few steps away, meaning guests are never far away from the impossibly soft sand and the calm crystal waters of the Aegean sea.
Take advantage of two full sized tennis courts, and a well equipped gym which provide many opportunities for a holiday workout. Head over to the sensational open-air amphitheatre to enjoy shows and events throughout the peak season. The kids’ club keeps children occupied during the day, and makes sure they enjoy their stay at the Avra Imperial Beach Resort & Spa just as much as you do. Babysitters can be hired to help out in the evening, if required.
A world of luxury and blissful elegance, the APIVITA spa and wellness centre offers ultimate relaxation spread over an astounding 1900 square metres, which ensures an unrivalled feeling of privacy, calm and serenity. Guests over the age of 15 can enjoy the large indoor heated pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, Hammam bath spa, thermal zone, relaxation zone and water lounges.
Treat yourself to world-class massage therapies, facials, and a range of different beauty treatments to help you unwind and obtain a holiday mind set. Rejuvenate, and help your body restore its natural balance with the help of hydrotherapy loungers, special massage techniques, and unique natural and holistic treatments.
Why we love this hotel:
- Sensational 65,000 square meter property
- World-class spa facilities
- Wide range of accommodation