If you are looking for romantic getaways in Greece, get away to the Blue Palace Resort and Spa for a vacation filled with sun, sea and beautiful surroundings. Set on the north-east coast of Crete, the resort is near ancient archaeological sites, unspoilt fishing villages and clear blue waters of the Mediterranean Sea.
The property features several large swimming pools, some with sea water and others with fresh water. There are also 106 private infinity pools with scenic views of the sea.
The resort is set on a small cliff with beautiful gardens and a path that leads down to the shore. You can take a panoramic lift to the bay or one of the electric cars. The private bay has sunbeds and umbrellas, complimentary for hotel guests.
Elounda Spa offers an array of specialized treatments that will help you unwind on your trip.
Things to Do Nearby
Crete used to be the religious and economic center of the ancient civilized world. Visit the isle of Spinalonga and its medieval fortress, or take a day trip to the town of Aghios Nikolaos and explore its cafes and restaurants. The smaller Elounda is a great place to watch fishing boats come in and out of the harbor.
Don't miss the palace Knossos and the Iraklion Archaeological Museum which showcases jewelery, artwork and frescoes from the Minoan civilization.
Romantic Rooms & Suites
There are 204 luxury guest bungalows, villas and suites, all with views of the Mediterranean Sea and the island of Spinalonga. Choose from different layouts, sizes and amenities to fit your interest and vacation budget.
If you are planning a romantic getaway, try one of the Sea View Superior Bungalows with Pool with a veranda, a private infinity saltwater pool and large oriental daybed.
Where to Eat
There are five restaurants and several bars that serve Mediterranean-inspired cuisine. Low calorie, vegetarian and children's menus are available for lunch and dinner.
If you want to swim in the sea, go between May and October. Greece is part of the EU and uses Euro as its currency.
How to Get There
During the warmer months (April to October), there are daily flights from major European cities to Heraklion International Airport on Crete. There is a ferry boat that can take you to and from Piraeus. In high season, there is a ferry boat and hydrofoil from other Greek islands, such as Mykonos and Santorini.
Does the Hotel Offer Deals and Packages?
The resort is offering a selection of attractive specials.
If you are planning a longer trip to Crete, book the "Stay 3 Nights, Get a 4th Night Free" special. You will also get: one child under 12 stays free of charge, breakfast, champagne and free access to the spa.
The "Family Getaway in Two Bedroom Deluxe Room" starts from 560 Euro per night in a Two-Bedroom with a Private and includes: Children under 17 stay free, buffet breakfast, access to spa and fitness.
"The Luxury Collection Spa Offer" includes buffet breakfast, Wellness Basket, massage, and late check-out.
Plan This Trip:
Room rates start at 326 € per night, depending on when you go. The resort is open seasonally from April to November.
Location: P.O. Box 38 , Elounda, Crete , Greece , website, + 30 2841 0 65 500