Little Guest has found a rare gem for you and it is in Greece! It is in Elounda, in Crete, that we embark you to discover the Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa *****. This lavish resort, leaning against the mountainside, offers mind-blowing views over the Aegean Sea and the Spinalonga island. Benefiting from a private pebble beach bordered by olive trees, the prestigious hotel invites you in a « home-like » atmosphere and offers a change of scene and a calm sensation, ideal to recharge your batteries with your family.
Enjoying an admirable geographic location, the Blue Palace ***** represents the quintessence of happy and relaxing holidays in family. It is the ideal destination for tribes wanting to live an unforgettable Cretan experience in a refined setting. This warm establishment offers you to stay in a traditional and authentic setting, but also in a graceful and chic atmosphere.
Elounda is a magnificent paradisiacal village located in the northern part of Crete where you will have the occasion to discover the exceptional heritage of Greece but also to be mesmerized by the fabulous landscapes that Crete offers.
The Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa ***** is easily accessible by plane from the Heraklion International Airport, located only 78 km from the resort. A transfer to the hotel from this point of arrival can be arranged, upon request, with your Little Guest Little Concierge.
An indisputable destination popular with epicurean families, the Blue Palace ***** is inspired by the local culture and a traditional Greek architecture. The establishment combines a contemporary and a sophisticated decoration with authentic touches. Moreover, the Blue Palace ***** offers you breathtaking views from its rooms and suites, entirely fitted for families.
Crete is not a simple Greek island, its small villages, cliffs and beaches lost in the middle of nowhere make it a place apart and ideal for a family trip full of bliss and serenity.
Nestled in the heart of a haven of peace, the hotel offers numerous personalized services according to your wishes thanks to a professional, courteous and eager to answer all your needs.
To cherish you, the Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa ***** offers you:
Spacious and comfortable, Classic Rooms are carefully decorated with typical Cretan natural materials. From the balcony or terrace, panoramic views of the Aegean Sea will delight even the most demanding visitors. Enjoy stunning views at breakfast time or during romantic dinner. For example, you can enjoy meals from the gourmet restaurants at the hotel. The large bathrooms come equipped with shower, bathtub and separate toilet, and combine the elegance of marble with the warmth of wood.
Maximum 2 adults or 1 adult and 1 child
King size bed or twin beds on request, rollaway bed on request, Balcony, Sea view, Bathtub & Shower, Separate Toilet, Magnifying Mirror, Hairdryer, Bathrobes, Slippers, Beach Towels, Free toiletries, Air Conditioning, Soundproof Windows, Safety Deposit Box, Desk, 32-inch LCD TV, Internet Access, Coffee machine, Tea service, Minibar (Additional charge).
The colours chosen for interior decoration of this bungalow are reminiscent of the blue of the Aegean Sea and the natural ochre of the rocks that make up the Cretan landscapes. The stone and wooden balcony offers mesmerizing views of the sandy beach and turquoise waters. An outdoor lounge allows you to admire the panorama while being comfortably installed on the luxurious sofa. The marble and mahogany bathroom adds to the elegance of the place. Some rooms have a 13-inch flat-screen TV, while others are interconnected.
Located on the 1st or 2nd floor, these bungalows offer beautiful views of the Aegean Sea and Spinalonga Island. Visitors can comfortably admire the views from one of the sun loungers available in each property. The private pool is accessible from the veranda. Inside, the carefully highlighted details evoke classic Mediterranean style but blend harmoniously with contemporary decor. The bathroom combines both functionality and elegance. Some rooms have a 13-inch TV. The toilets have been separated for maximum comfort.
Bungalows can be found on the 1st or 2nd floor. This generously spacious room consists of a king size bed and a seating area with a sofa, coffee table and desk. The bathroom promises intense moments of relaxation, and features both a shower and bathtub. The veranda provides access to a private heated pool. It is the perfect place to sit back and contemplate exceptional views of the private beach, with the Aegean Sea and the island of Spinalonga on the horizon.
The master bedroom on the lower level has a bathroom with shower and bathtub, a double sink and a separate toilet. It also offers direct access to the patio for moments of relaxation and rest. The second bedroom on the upper level and the seating area are particularly pleasant spaces, with warm decor and soft colours. Adjoining the bedroom, there is a bathroom with a shower. Passing through the veranda, the patio opens onto a private pool and unveils a magical panorama featuring the surrounding mountains.
Maximum 4 people
King size bed (bedroom 1) and twin beds or double bed on request (bedroom 2), air conditioning, furnished patios and veranda, private pool, parasol and sun loungers, sofa, coffee table and desk, marble bathrooms with shower and/or bathtub, separate toilet, bathrobes and slippers, double sinks, hairdryer, Wi-Fi access, LCD TVs 49 cable and satellite thumbs, free tea and coffee, indoor and outdoor stairs equipped with security gate.
Once you pass through the door of this suite, you will surely be seduced by its generous spacious feel. After that comes the contemporary and refined decoration and warm shades, that will provide a feeling of well-being and serenity. The bed guarantees peaceful nights, and comes with pure cotton sheets for optimal comfort, The seating area features a sofa bed, and especially welcomes children, who can fall asleep, lulled by the soft sound of the waves.
4 persons maximum
King bed or twin beds on request, sofa bed, veranda, seating area with sofa and coffee table, desk, free high-speed internet, bathroom with shower and bathtub, with 13-inch TV on request, separate toilet, bathrobe, premium toiletries, access to fitness room and tennis courts, tea maker and Coffee, 49" LCD TV with cable and satellite channels, safe, minibar on request, bottles of water.
Spacious and bright, the Junior Suite features a neat decorative theme which combines stone, wood and natural tones with undoubtedly charming results. The room features a king-size bed and an anti-allergenic mattress, along with a marble bathroom with a shower and bathtub. The seating area consists of contemporary and elegant furnishings. Meanwhile, if you want an exceptional breakfast or dinner, the veranda is the perfect place to be. It is also the gateway to the heated swimming pool, a place to relax par excellence.
Composed of two levels, this suite offers well-designed spaces. For instance, the decoration features ecru tones and subtle touches of blue, mixing noble materials: wood, glass, marble and stone. On the lower level, the living room is home to a sofa bed, desk and coffee table, providing a welcoming setting for guests in a convivial atmosphere. The veranda opens onto the 22 m² infinity pool. The bright and romantic second floor room has a private balcony and a bathroom with shower and hot tub.
With decor inspired by the Cretan landscape, the Deluxe Suite combines soothing colours and obvious elegance, and features a bright bedroom with a dressing room attached. The living room is separated from the bedroom by a wall of privacy, and is perfect for a convivial moment or a long, relaxing rest. But the patio leading to the saltwater pool will probably be the favourite place for guests to spend time. This space comes equipped with sun loungers, and invites you to bask under the sunny sky. At the end of the day, a hot tub calls out for guests to relax in the bathroom, which is also equipped with a shower and toilet.
Each Luxury Island Suite is named after a different Greek island. These suites feature Interior decoration where refinement and finesse dominate, encouraging relaxation and well-being. Palettes based around blue and natural colours harmonize with contemporary furnishings for a unique experience. The bathroom features a hot tub, rain shower and double sink for optimal comfort. The patio also comes equipped with lounge furniture and overlooks the infinity pool. It will be the perfect place for a romantic dinner to contemplate the beauty of the scenery.
These two villas, which can communicate if needed, take on the natural hues of the island by adding a touch of blue reminiscent of the colour of the Aegean Sea. Many details highlight traditional local craftsmanship. The master bedroom has a four-poster bed and a bathroom with a hot tub and shower. The second bedroom can be furnished with a king-size bed or twin beds and has a bathroom with bath and toilet. The outdoor area consists of a patio and terrace as well as a beautiful infinity pool.
Maximum 4 people
King or Twin Beds, Infinity Pool, Patio, Terrace, Sun Loungers & Parasol, Nespresso Machine, 55-inch LCD TV, PlayStation and iPod Station, Bathrobes, Slippers, Premium Cosmetics, Access to Gym and Tennis Courts, Safe, Exclusive Access to the hotel's private beach area, bottle of champagne and selection of fruits upon arrival.
The private entrance of this villa invites guests to enter a charming courtyard with a dining room - the perfect place to enjoy the gourmet meals offered by the hotel. A large 31 m² jet pool can be found in the outdoor area for the well-being and relaxation of its guests. Inside the villa, warm and natural tones ensure a peaceful atmosphere, which is delicately enhanced by typical Cretan decorative details. The two bedrooms have panoramic sea views, and come with four-poster beds, a dressing room and a bathroom with hot tub. An 18m² indoor swimming pool pleasantly complements this exceptional set of features.
5 persons maximum
King or Twin Beds on request, 55-inch TV (Lounge) and 49" (Rooms), Bathroom with Whirlpool Bathrobes and Slippers, Dinner in Room, PlayStation and iPod Docking Station, Private Beach Access, Massage Area, Private Sauna & Fitness Room, Bottle of French Champagne, Selection of Greek fruit and delicacies upon arrival.
Highlighting typical motifs of local craftsmanship, the cosy atmosphere of this villa exudes refinement and elegance. The spacious surroundings of Royal Blue Villas consist of a living room with fireplace, a private pool and 3 bedrooms. Each villa has a veranda or garden and a private bathroom with a bathtub, rain shower and toilet. The kitchen has all the equipment needed to prepare tasty dishes to enjoy with friends or family in the large dining room.
King or twin beds and rollaway beds on request, 55-inch TV (lounge) and 49" (bedrooms), bathroom with bathtub, bathrobes and slippers, dining in room, equipped kitchen, Nespresso coffee maker, PlayStation and iPod docking station, private beach access, massage area, private sauna and fitness room, bottle of French champagne, selection of Greek fruits and delights on arrival.
The Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa ***** offers a pleasant and cocooning atmosphere; it feels like home! A multitude of services are provided for children of all ages.
Parents also have the right to a moment of rest, during your stay, your children can be taken care of by the babysitters of the luxurious establishment, who take on their role with tenderness and kindness, and keep them busy all day long with diversified, fun and educational activities.
Staying at the Blue Palace ***** means that your children will see life in pink! Thanks to the kids-club, available for our Little Guests aged between 3 and 12 years old, they will be able to occupy themselves all day long with the hotel's team of qualified animators. A whole program based on Greek culture and ecology has been designed for them. The program includes: creating a puzzle from a black and white photo of the Elounda salt flats, making ecological ornaments with salt and flour, Greek games, building with water bottles and corks, etc.
Teens can take part in the many sports activities offered at the Blue Palace *****. On the program: water activities (water skiing, paddle, windsurfing, scuba diving...), hiking, biking, etc.
The Blue Palace ***** is located on the seaside and benefits from a private pebble beach. The whole family can go there to bask on the beach and under the bright Cretan sun.
You will have the occasion to discover the marine life surrounding the hotel by taking a boat trip. More adventurous families can try scuba diving along the Spinalonga Island, day or night!
On the ground, families can hone their forehand with the tennis court available at the Blue Palace *****!
Finally, you should not miss the opportunity to take a refreshing dip in the outdoor pools of the establishment. It's the ideal place to share moments of fun with others by diving and having water fights.
The Therino (open-air cinema) is a popular Greek tradition for families staying at the hotel and new evenings are offered with a program of family-friendly films.
After dropping your parents off at the Blue Palace's babysitting or kids' club, you can take a gourmet break in complete privacy, either on the beach or in your room!
While the kids are having fun, it's time to head to the hotel's Elounda spa. Alone or with your partner, the wellness center is a true oasis of serenity and well-being. Located directly on the beach, it offers a rocking view of the turquoise blue Aegean Sea. How about a signature massage, a purifying facial or a grape-based oenotherapy experience?
Parents who want to keep up their fitness routine can take full advantage of the Blue Palace's fitness center, which features state-of-the-art equipment such as treadmills, elliptical bikes and more...
Enjoy family time in a relaxed setting at the Blue Palace’s five restaurants. The hotel invites you to experience a unique gastronomic adventure with a focus on authenticity and seasonality. The renowned Greek chef Athinagoras Kostakos and his executive chef Giannis Kallivretakis concoct menus with a Mediterranean approach, using seasonal and fresh dishes to enhance the flavors of each ingredient.
On reservation, the hotel opens its doors every day for dinner from 7 P.M. to 11:30 P.M.
On reservation, the restaurant opens its doors every day for lunch and dinner from 5 P.M. to 12 A.M.
The restaurant opens its doors every day for breakfast from 6:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. and for dinner from 6:30 P.M. to 9:30 P.M.
The restaurant opens its doors every day from 12:30 P.M. to 5 P.M.
On reservation, the restaurant opens its doors from Monday to Wednesday and Friday to Saturday from 7 P.M. to 11:30 P.M.
Finally, stop by the Isola Beach Club at the Blue Palace ***** for a refreshing drink or cocktail in a casual, bohemian-chic atmosphere by the sea. The bar also offers tasty snacks! You also have the option of heading to the Arsenali Lounge Bar to enjoy a creative and unique handcrafted cocktail while watching the majestic sunset.