Elounda Bay Palace Hotel

  • Distance to Heraklion international airport 74Km
  • Distance to Elounda beach 0.01Km
  • Distance to Agios Nikolaos city center 9.6Km
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private beach area
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Free WiFi
  • Low Deposit Options Available
  • Interest FREE Payment Plans
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The magnificent 5 Star Elounda Bay Palace is a dream vacation retreat with panoramic views of the Bay of Elounda on the island paradise of Crete. Situated right on the beach on the ... Continue reading

The magnificent 5 Star Elounda Bay Palace is a dream vacation retreat with panoramic views of the Bay of Elounda on the island paradise of Crete. Situated right on the beach on the outskirts of the charming village of Elounda and 7 km from the city of Agios Nikolaos, this 5 Star paradise hotel offers a wide range of contemporary and elegant guestrooms chocked with modern amenities, gourmet dining at several stylish venues, state of the art SPA facilities, fabulous leisure and sports opportunities, excellent personal service and warm hospitality.


  • Bicycle rental
  • Billiards
  • Canoeing
  • Children's playground
  • Darts
  • Diving
  • Entertainment staff
  • Fishing
  • Fitness centre
  • Games room
  • Hammam
  • Hiking
  • Indoor pool (all year)
  • Kids Club
  • Massage
  • Mini golf
  • Private beach area
  • Sauna
  • Snorkelling
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Table tennis
  • Tennis court
  • Water sport facilities (on site)
  • Windsurfing

Other facilities

  • Garden
  • Outdoor pool (all year)
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace


  • Air conditioning
  • Barber/beauty shop
  • Bridal suite
  • Car hire
  • Chapel/shrine
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Family rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Gift shop
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Newspapers
  • Non smoking rooms
  • Packed lunches
  • Room service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Shops (on site)
  • Soundproof rooms
  • VIP room facilities

Food and Drink

The Hotel is booked as Half Board accommodation. Elounda Bay Palace provides a culinary journey with authentic gourmet cuisine at 7 fabulous restaurants set onsite and also at the neighbouring Elounda Beach Hotel. Enjoy fabulous Seafood, Greek specialities, Polynesian delights, Mediterranean cuisine, and local Cretan dishes that will wake up any palate! The Sail-In Bar right next to the beach and the Poseidon Pool Bar are on hand for snacks and drinks, and guests can chill-out at the elegant Erato Lounge. Guests can enjoy themed nights.

Rates from Elite, Silver and Exclusive Clubs include American Buffet Breakfast served in Aretousaa main restaurant and a complimentary Dinner Credit of 25€ per adult, 15€ per child 3-14 years is offered per day, non transferable, against evening dinner valid in all the hotel A la Carte Restaurants on food items.
Rates from Smart & Prestige Clubs include Half Board, offering rich American Buffet Breakfast and Dinner Buffet served in Aretoussa main restaurant. Alternatively, with a Supplement of 30€ per adult, 15€ per child 3-14 years, the guests can have evening Dinner Dine around in all the hotel A la Carte Restaurants on food items (excluding beverages).


Room facilities

All rooms and bungalows are designed and decorated in a prevailing traditional style with a subtle touch of luxury and are fitted with air-conditioning, marble lined bathroom, TV with satellite and 50 channels, music programs, direct dial telephone, safe deposit box, mini-bar, bath robes, slippers and hair dryers, private balcony or terrace.

Double Bungalows have a bedroom with a Queen-size concrete platform bed, a comfortable marble-lined bathroom and a private patio offering views of the surrounding mountains and lush gardens. These rooms can also be booked with a Sea View (supplement).

Deluxe Rooms are located in the Main Building and are composed of one bedroom with twin or queen-sized beds, a marble-lined bathroom and a private balcony with vistas of the sea.

Deluxe Bungalows have a Queen-size bed, an open-plan living room designed with a marbled-lined bathroom with a bathtub and some consist as well as a shower cabin. The deluxe bungalow accommodation has a veranda with a patio and is located in the picturesque garden area close to the swimming pool. Connecting accommodation in Deluxe Bungalows Side Sea View is available on request.

Superior Bungalows Sea View Sharing Pool have all of the amenities above and a spacious private terrace that leads to a pool shared with either two or three other bungalows.

Family Suites have a generously sized bedroom with a King-sized bed, and includes a single sofa bed, an elegant open-plan living room, a large, modern bathroom with a TV (some suites have two bathrooms), as well as a WC with a shower. There is a terrace and shared pool.

The fabulous Executive Bungalows have it all with a bedroom with a Queen-sized bed, a separate living room and two bathrooms (a large modern bathroom with Jacuzzi bathtub and individual shower cubicle, and a WC with a shower). Some Executive Bungalows also feature a kitchenette. The graceful veranda has a spacious private patio.

Other Information

Famous attractions include Cretan Art Museum, as well as the archaeological sites at Knossos, Phaistos, Gortys. Many other places, such as the Venetian castle in Rethymno, the Samaria Gorge and many other minor gorges (Agia Irini, Aradena, etc), are also of interest.

24 hour reception, express check-in and check-out, sight-seeing excursions and travel desk, 24 hour room service, secretarial and business services, chauffeured airport transport, limousine, helicopter and private jet service, car and yacht hire, babysitting service, shopping arcade, Wireless in public areas, doctor on premises, hospital within 10 minutes of the resort, wedding services, spacious meeting rooms and conference centre, parking. Hotels4U guests enjoy a welcome drink on arrival as well as a free bottle of wine in room and fruit basket.

Price Overview

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Payment Options

Payment options accepted:

We do not charge a fee to our customers who use debit cards, but credit cards do incur a fee of 2.5% of the payment value.

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Essential Information

Time Zone

Plug Type

Voltage 220V 50Hz
Language: Greek,
Currency: Euro (€)

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