- The nursery (from 4 months) and the kids-club
- The suites with a private pool
- The games and toys provided upon arrival
- The 2500 sqm of spa area
- The dive centre at the PADI World Federation
- The sophisticated ambiance of the Crystal Box lounge bar
Daios Cove is a luxurious 5-Star hotel located not far from the town of Agios Nikolaos in Crete. Considered one of the cradles of our civilization, Crete is rich in stories you can tell your children. That of Icarus for example, and wings manufactured to escape a terrible labyrinth.
The Daios Cove is known for being one of the most beautiful hotel from Greece and the best hotel of Crete. It is particularly convenient for families because of its housing infrastructures (villas with private pool, family rooms etc.), its incredible nursery and its beautiful kids-club, but also and above all, its numerous activities for children and for parents.
From Heraklion International Airport, it takes only 57 minutes to reach the hotel.
Nestled along a white sandy beach, in a protected cove with turquoise waters, the Daios is a real paradise where you can relax with your family.
The villas and buildings of the hotel are built of natural stone and blend in perfectly with the beauty of the area. Inside, contemporary works of art, carefully chosen furniture and large bay windows to let in the light create a bright and elegant ensemble.
The establishment offers:
- 261 rooms, suites and villas
- 6 restaurants and bars
- 1 splendid private beach
- 2 tennis courts
- 1 spa
- 1 fitness center
- 1 water sports center
- 1 high-quality babysitting service
- 1 exceptional baby-club for babies from 4 to 23 months
- 1 amazing COMPLIMENTARY kids’ club for children from 4 to 11 years old
Light colors, shades of blue reminiscent of the nearby Mediterranean, contemporary furniture and bedding with ultimate comfort, these are the main features of the rooms and villas of the Daios.
As its name suggests, the Junior Suite Sea View has its own private pool ! The living room, the bedroom and the bathroom with separate shower and bath offer 42 sqm (452 sqft) of indoor space plus 30 sqm (323 sqft) of outdoor space. Two adults and one child can stay there.
Ideal for families, the 1 Bedroom Sea View Suite with private pool (65 sqm – 700 sqft – interior and 50 sqm – 538 sqft – terrace) offers everything you could wish for: 1 luxurious bedroom, 1 living room, 1 marble bathroom with shower and separate bath and 1 pool of seawater just for you! The outdoor terrace allows parents to relax with views of the cove, while children paddle in the pool. The suite allows the stay of 2 adults and 2 children.
Finally, the Premium Suite and its 84 sqm (904 sqft) is decorated with contemporary and refined Italian furniture. This suite consists of 1 master bedroom, 1 generous living room with 1 double bed cleverly concealed in a wall, 1 dining area and 2 bathrooms, each with a bath and a shower separated. The terrace of 16 sqm (172 sqft) overlooking the Mediterranean complete the picture of this luxury cocoon. The space is also provided for 2 adults and 2 children.
The Daios villas are spacious and designed especially for families. The goal? That you feel like you’re at home… As long as he/she weighs less than 5kg, you can even bring your pet. Among these splendid villas, allow us to particularly underline the 2 Bedroom Family Villas with private pool: within their 115 sqft (1237 sqft), 2 Bedroom Family Villas provide comfort and privacy for the whole family. They have an outdoor area of 50 sqm (538 sqft), 2 adults and 3 children can easily stay there.
The 3 Bedroom Family Villas with private pool: the 150 sqm (1614 sqft) of these exceptional villas provide the family with enough space to accommodate 2 adults and up to 5 children! The private pool, the bathrooms with separate shower and bathtub complete the comfort of this villa. Not to mention the heated seawater pool.
Finally, The Mansion (600 sqm – 6460 sqft) is a real gem of contemporary architecture with clean lines and large bay windows extending its splendor over 3 floors. You will find 3 bedrooms, 1 living room, 1 dedicated staff area, 1 private spa area including 1 sauna, 1 hammam, 1 heated indoor pool and 1 treatment area. An outdoor pool, also heated, is obviously waiting for a swim with views of the Mediterranean.
All the villas offer families a full service with all the necessary for the stay of the youngest kids such as baby phones, adapted baths or protective barriers for the pool, etc.
The 6 restaurants and bars of Daios offer guests a true festival of flavours. The Taverna overlooks the creek and offers a splendid view of the sea, the beach and surrounding nature. You will enjoy typical Greek cuisine based on freshly caught fish, accompanied by the best local and international wines.
The Restaurant de l’Océan, adjacent to the infinity pool and overlooking the sea, serves refined and creative cuisine with Mediterranean accents. Guests at the suites and villas can enjoy their breakfast here.
Pangea specializes in generous buffets served for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
The Ocean Bar, by the pool, offers you delicious refreshments, surprising cocktails but also gourmet snacks on the go.
At the Crystal Box, the atmosphere is a bit more sophisticated, the elegant sofas complete the lounge atmosphere. You can settle there for an aperitif at sunset.
Finally, the Beach Bar ensures your place in the sun. No need to move, everything is at hand: drinks and snacks.