Elounda Mare


The Elounda Mare is a gracious hotel village with luxurious, Crete-styled bungalows. Located on the scenic Mirabello Bay on the north-east coast of Crete, it offers a spectacular view of the ocean.


The first-class estate was designed by a celebrated Greek architect and sports an irresistibly elegant Greek-Mediterranean flair. Set on a hill, the Elounda Mare commands a striking view out over a strip of fine sand beach and the azure sea beyond.


The interior has been designed with dark, native read more » wood furniture, which creates a sharp contrast with the white-washed natural stone walls. Brightly coloured Crete curtains and pillows infuse the ambiance with a cheerful note.


Nestled into the idyllic landscape, the main building, the noble maisonettes, rustic bungalows and sweeping terraces harmonise with their surroundings and create an arresting village flair.


The Elounda Mare offers its guests exclusive Six Senses Spa treatments. Indulge in the large variety of professional treatments and pamper yourself at the wellness-area.


Three award-winning restaurants serve haut-cuisine. The excellent service and exquisite delicacies fulfil even highest gourmet expectations.


The spacious estate is set amidst blossoming gardens and the waves of the Aegaen Sea roll onto the beach only metres away….sun, sand and refined luxury – this is what the Elounda Mare is all about.


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Visiting Crete, treat yourself to a stay at the elegant Elounda Mare Hotel. The distinguished guests may choose between comfortable double rooms, a luxurious suite or a rustic bungalow.


The double read more » rooms are located in the main building and are equipped with a telephone, satellite-TV, mini-bar, safe and internet connection as well as air-conditioning. The marble bathrooms feature comfortable bathrobes, a hairdryer and elegant toiletries.


Space to spread out may be experienced in the luxurious suites. All of the elegant rooms are decorated with warm, cheerful colours. Spacious and open, the rooms are adorned with designer furniture creating a comfortable feeling. Precious fabrics and exquisite accessories lend the units the finishing touch.


No matter which of the accommodation categories you fancy, every unit of the romantic Elounda mare features a balcony or terrace overlooking the ocean - perfect for a lazy breakfast in the Crete morning sunshine.


The rustic bungalows offer spacious sitting areas, a fireplace in the living room and a small garden with private sea-water pool, which is heated in the winter.


You love ultimate luxury or are planning your honeymoon? We recommend the Presidential-Bungalow, where everything is even larger, more beautiful and, in a word, extravagant. The marble bathrooms resemble a temple.


The Elounda Mare creates a feeling of elegant luxury and exclusivity. The Elounda’s secrets of success are: top service, award-winning gourmet cuisine, well balanced recreational and wellness facilities and a tasteful, exquisite design.


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Is there anything more wonderful than enjoying a languid breakfast in the warm morning sunshine on your terrace by the ocean while listening to the rhythmic sound of the waves rolling up the beach?



You read more » day’s activities might then include cycling Crete, exploring the island on the backstreets, and resting at a remote, deserted beach. Come night, settle down to finest Greek cuisine and excellent wines. Pure bliss - a holiday on Crete and the comforts of the Elounda Mare!


Crete is the fifth largest island in the Mediterranean and fascinates its guests with its pristine nature, bizarre mountain formations, charming villages and idyllic bays with crystal-clear water.


Crete is full of contrasts and magnificent luxury hotels – one of which is the Elounda Mare. Experience the famous Crete hospitality and the rich history at the island’s many archaeological sites.


Relax by the wonderful sea-water pool, enjoy the sunshine at the small but picture-perfect beach or pamper yourself at the Six Senses Spa with one of the sophisticated body and facial treatments.


Crete offers many diverse activities. Rent a sailing yacht and point the bow towards the distant horizons beyond the Aegean Sea. Those who enjoy the gentlemen’s sport golf may improve their handicap on the Elounda’s 9-hole golf course.


Whatever your preferences might be – you will always find something exciting to do. The Elounda Mare has been one of the leading luxury hotels on Crete for the past twenty years and its fascination is unbroken! Discover it yourself!


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