Elounda Peninsula


The gracious Elounda Peninsula doubtlessly ranks among the finest and most exclusive hotels in Greece. The great popularity it enjoys is partly due to its stunning location on a peninsula jutting out into the sea.


The prime position and the ingeniously designed architecture afford the Elounda with a breathtaking view of the Elounda Bay, Mirabello and the Aegean Sea. Bright blue water as far as the eye can see. Phenomenal!


The Elounda Peninsula’s orientation towards high-end accommodation read more » demands that every unit is an individually designed suite. The finely appointed suites are a delight to those who seek relaxation in an elegant and wholesome ambience.


The beautiful interior radiates perfect elegance: The rooms are light-flooded, feature parquet flooring and are designed in a cosy colour scheme. The marble bathrooms are stylishly decorated.


Indulge in the fine comforts like the heated pool. Let your eyes rest on the magnificent panorama. Those travelling with children can let their little ones play without concern in the five-star hotel’s special freshwater kid’s pool.


No luxury hotel would be complete without a gourmet cuisine: The Calypso serves a variety of lip-smacking delicacies prepared by no other than the Michelin Star chef Jacques Le Divellec.


The Calypso is certainly one of the best Greece restaurants. Indulge not only in the scrumptious creations but also in the magical ambiance of the gourmet temple. The turquoise water of the gracious pool blends with the Aegean Sea. A wonderful place to dine!


Last but not least, do not forget to savour a Greek wine. Conclude a wonderful day and a gourmet dinner with a relaxing drink at the romantically set Serene Jetty Bar, belonging to the Crete Beach Hotel at the end of the peninsula.


Find pure relaxation while letting your thoughts run free at the Elounda’s “Six Senses Spa“. Luxury, wellness and romance in one of the most exclusive regions of Greece: The Elounda Peninsula Hotel lets your dreams come true.


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The luxurious Elounda Peninsula offers 46 elegant suites, between 42 to 400 square meters large, and each with stunning views of the Aegean Sea. Creating a cosy ambiance of fine comforts, the units are read more » lovingly decorated and generously equipped.


The facilities include air conditioning, satellite-TV, music channels, direct dial telephone, internet connection, a luxury bath complete with a jacuzzi, hair dryer, sound system, telephone, towel heater, make-up & shaving mirror and a shower. Guests may choose between the Standard, the Grand and the Residence Suites.


The bedroom of the two-storey suites is located upstairs and opens onto a balcony and the view of the sea beyond. Access your private and heated seawater pool directly via the living room. A maximum of three guests can be accommodated in these suites.


Enjoy an À la Carte Breakfast at the Calypso Restaurant, which has become famous for the award-winning cooking skills of the French Michelin Star Chef Jacques Le Divellec.


The Lobby- and Lounge-Bar treats guests to soft piano music in the evenings. Of course, you may also stroll down to the water’s edge to the unique Serena's Bar for a cocktail mixed to perfection. If your taste lies with wine, visit the wine cellar for a special treat - over 900 fine vintages are stored here.


A unique feature of the Elounda Peninsual hotel is the IMAX Home Cinema with THX surround sound system, which may be booked for a private show and seats up to 50 guests.


A babysitting service can be arranged on your request and the Children’s Ark club at the Porto Elounda is also at your disposal. Moreover, the small guests may enjoy the playground on the beach.


And at the end of a perfect day, let your eyes drift over the magnificent panorama once more before turning in. The Elounda and the Gulf of Mirabello - bright blue water as far as the eye can see.


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Indulge in the gracious ambience and sophisticated treatments offered by the Elounda Peninsula’s exclusive Six Senses Spa. Allow yourself to be pampered from tip to toe by experienced and caring hands. read more »


Relax in the Turkish Hamam, a special treatment with a tradition centuries old. Choose between diverse treatments, therapies and beauty applications. It is the Six Senses’ aspiration to help you regain your inner balance. Enjoy the excellent service – unique in Greece. You are in good hands with the welcoming and professional staff.


Accommodated at the Elounda Peninsula Hotel, you may additionally use all facilities of the neighbouring Porto Elounda Deluxe Resort. The family-run hotel offers a large variety of leisure activities.


Those who enjoy the gentlemen’s sport golf may enjoy a game on the 9-hole golf course. Another of the five star hotel’s sports facilities is the state-of-the-art fitness centre.


Of course, no visit to Crete would be complete without having explored the charming island. Visit Elounda, a traditional fishing village featuring a small harbour, a number of shops, quaint taverns and cafés. Alternatively, visit Spinalonga Island, on which the Venetians built a seemingly invincible castle.


Aghios Nikolaos is another highlight for visitors and located only 9 kilometres from Elounda. The small but lively town has a lovely marina. Kritsa, another picturesque nearby town features the Byzantine church of Kera, which was built in the 13th century. Its frescos are known to be the most beautiful in Crete.


While touring the island, be sure to visit Knossos, the most famous historical site of Crete. Relish the magical flair of the island while visiting the archaeological sites, discovering the many attractions or simply enjoying the sun and the sea - Crete has it all and the Elounda Peninsual Hotel is the perfect complement.


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