Blue Palace, A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa
The 5-star Blue Palace is situated near the resort of Elounda. It offers luxury accommodation combined with internationally awarded cuisine. The Blue Palace is located only 3km from the small town of Elounda. The fishing village of Plaka is even closer – a short 500m walk away. Apart from the world class cuisine, this is also a great location to get to know a traditional fishing village. Other nearby attractions include important archaeological sites.
The hotel boasts two tennis courts, a water sports centre and infinity pools. The expansive spa offers a variety of services.
The resort offers 251 superior bungalows, superior bungalows with private pools, superior bungalows with private heated pools, junior suites, Mediterranean suites with private pools, deluxe suites with private pools and island luxury suites with heated private pools.
Hotel facilities include restaurants, bars, a chapel, garden, terrace, shops, private beach, sun terrace, snack bar, fitness centre, sauna, tennis court, spa, wellness centre, meeting facilities, safety deposit boxes and fax/photocopying services. Guests may enjoy activities such as fishing, windsurfing, tennis, billiards, hiking, canoeing and diving.
The resort’s large spa covers an area of 2,000 square metres. It features outdoor and indoor pools, saunas, Turkish hammams, hot tubs, a beauty salon and a fitness centre.
Guests have a choice of Italian, Cretan and Asian dishes at this resort as well as other cuisine options. The Flame Restaurant serves delicious steaks on big wooden platters. There is also a beach bar, a pool bar and a Moroccan-style bar.
The Blue Palace offers an array of stylish bungalows and suites, some with lovely views of the ocean and the island of Spinalonga. Every unit features a spacious living area with a flat screen television and a DVD player. Other facilities include a private balcony, pay-per-view channels, air conditioning, safety deposit boxes, seating area, desk, ironing facilities, sofa, private bathroom, hair dryer, free toiletries, bathrobe, slippers and alarm clock/wake-up service.
Isola Beach Club & The Haven
The newly designed Isola Beach Club is the ideal place to lay back on a hot summers day, enjoy the cool sea breeze and watch the world go by. Set amongst the olive trees is a small stone building surrounded by loungers, daybeds and swings and serving fresh Cretan dishes with background music – an idyllic atmosphere.
The Haven is reserved exclusively for guests staying in Island Luxury Suites and the Private Villas. An elite beach service crew will attend to your needs and occasionally surprise you with treats.