31 Aug 2020
Valid 01 Jul 2020 - 30 Oct 2020
Offer subject to availability. Terms and conditions apply.
This luxurious 5* beachfront hotel nestles within the charming fishing village of Plaka, close to Elounda, boasting captivating views of the Aegean Sea and historical Spinalonga Island. This property is ideal for families and couples of all ages.
The Blue Palace’s 251 elegantly designed rooms include private furnished veranda overlooking spectacular sights, with most rooms featuring their own exclusive heated infinity pool. With 12 diverse assortments of stylish bungalows, suites and villas to choose from, this hotel can accommodate your every need. Staff are always eager to ensure your stay is nothing short of first class and you are welcomed with traditional Greek delicacies upon arrival.
The award-winning Elounda Spa and Thalassotherapy, with 23 rooms, sits on the hotel’s exclusive private beach, which can be accessed via panoramic lifts. Relax and pamper yourself here in complete tranquillity with a range of excellent quality signature treatments under the Cretan sun and soothing sea breeze.
With an idyllic beachfront location, the hotel also enjoys a wide array of water sports, swimming pools and leisure facilities that offer private lessons in a variety of activities. For those who like to keep fit, there is also a wide selection of fitness classes and the option to compete in tennis tournaments. Yet, for those who like to explore you can enjoy your very own private sunset champagne boat trip to a romantic beach or take a short stroll to the traditional fishing village of Plaka. There is also a great host of activities at the children’s club where the little ones will be kept entertained for hours, as well as a playground and children’s pool.
This prestigious property is home to a wide variety of restaurants, serving a diverse selection of cuisine from oriental fusion to a fresh fish taverna. Weekly BBQs are held at the Isola Beach Bar and are an enjoyable experience. 24-hour in-room dining is also available, with the villa properties benefitting from the elite services of a personal chef, butler and daily treats.
At the end of the day, evening cocktails can be enjoyed to unwind under a starlit sky from a choice of 3 authentic bars or those who are not quite ready to wind-up their day, can participate in an enchanting night-time scuba dive.
The Blue Palace Hotel & Spa has a wide variety of elegantly designed bungalows, suites and villas with furnished verandas and beguiling sea views. Choose from 251 rooms, most of which boast their own private infinity pools.
All rooms feature the following amenities: individually controlled Air-Conditioning, crisp 320 thread Pure Cotton satin sheets, Pillow menu, Bedside control panel, Marble bathroom, Plush Bathrobes and Slippers, indulgent Bathroom Amenities, Hairdryer, Magnifying mirror, Television with Satellite Channels and Pay-per-view, Telephone, Wi-Fi Internet Access, In-Room Safe, Sitting Area with coffee table and writing desk, fully stocked Mini Bar, 24-hour In-room Dining, In-room Master Wine List, refreshing Bottles of Mineral Water provided daily, Traditional Greek Liquor, Delicacies and Seasonal Fruits on arrival, Welcome amenities and twice-daily Housekeeping Services.
WiFi - Low bandwidth is offered complimentary (apart from Island Suites & Villas where high bandwidth wifi is already offered complimentary). High bandwidth in other accommodations is offered at a cost.
This elegant restaurant set in a relaxed lounge area specialises in exquisite Asian Cuisine, ranging from Japanese to Thai and beyond. Guests are captivated from the moment they sit down by the talented chefs busily preparing sushi in their open kitchen. Dress Smart/Casual.
Opening Hours: 19:30 – 00:00 (closed Thursday). Themed Asian night every Monday from 20:00 – 22:30.
(Tip: For Starters, try Asia Blue’s mussels with black beans, pepper, onions, ginger and soy sauce or the mango beef braised in fresh mango sauce).
This is a spectacular flood-lit beachfront taverna specialising in traditional Greek cuisine. Blue Door has transformed an old fisherman’s stone house into a renowned restaurant that incorporates the resort’s signature colour to create an authentic ambience.The finest traditional Greek cuisine features a daily catch from the local fishermen, cooked over the open grill and accompanied by a traditional Greek Meze. Daily specials are always on offer and include Greek specialities like Moussaka and dolmades.
Opening Hours: Daily from 13:00 – 00:00 (closed Wednesday evening). Themed Fish Night every Friday from 20:00 – 22:00. Live Bouzouki entertainment every Monday-Friday night.
(Tip:Delight in a Greek Meze of tzatztiki, fava and dolmadakia for appetizers and for the finale treat yourself to a Cretan yoghurt dessert topped with traditional sweets).
This exclusive steakhouse allows you to experience some of the finest, locally sourced meat which is carefully prepared, innovatively flavoured and thoughtfully presented on large wooden platters. Dress Smart/Casual (long trousers are required by gentleman for dinner).
Guests also have the opportunity to meet the local farmers and cheese makers as well as visit the restaurant’s herb and vegetable gardens or visit the local suppliers who will explain the production processes.
Relaxing by the main pool and enjoying the sea breeze, this charming restaurant specialises in Mediterranean and Italian cuisine. Isola boasts a great selection of pasta, risotto, hearty salads and other delicacies that ensure a delicious meal with an Italian flare. Dress Smart/Casual.
Opening Hours: Lunch served 12:30 – 16:00, Dinner served 19:30 – 00:00 (closed Monday evening).
(Tip: Consider the carpaccio di Vitello with rucola, aged Parmsan cheese flakes and a vintage balsamic vinegar and white truffle oil essence. Follow with a risotto with crayfish, shrimps, mussels, cockles and sun dried tomatoes in a white wine sauce).
Named after the olive trees in the enormous Cretan pots, Olea is the principal restaurant, distributing a diverse selection of cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere. Overlooking stunning sea views, an impressive American style buffet breakfast with French Champagne is served daily. Dress Smart/Casual.
Opening Hours: Breakfast Buffet open 07:15 – 10:30 (subject to change).
Arsenali Lounge Bar
At the prime location of the resort, looking towards the picturesque ocean, the Arsenali Lounge Bar is the perfect place to relax on Moroccan loungers and sofas with exquisite cocktails. Light snacks are served and complimentary Wi-Fi internet access is provided.
Opening Hours: Daily from 09:30 – 01:30 (Snacks served 13:00 – 16:00). On selected evenings, nightly entertainment of live jazz, piano and saxophone accompany your evening under the Greek stars.
(Tip: Don’t miss the delicious Tears of Chios created by Greg Seider exclusively for the Luxury Collection).
Isola Beach Bar
Located on the beach, an enticing array of light snacks and drinks are available. Unwind here with pool or beachside service, accompanied by atmospheric music.
Opening Hours: Daily from 09:30 – 18:00 (Snacks served 13:00 – 16:00).
Relax at this contemporary lounge that oversees one of the pools, with beautiful views of the resort. Complimentary Wi-Fi internet access is provided.
Opening Hours: Daily from 10:00 – 18:00 and 19:30 – 00:00 (closed Sunday).
This incredible 5* family friendly accommodation warmly welcomes children of all ages and nothing is too much trouble for the staff.
Complimentary cots, play pens, car seats and high chairs are available. Personalised children’s meals can be made to order and there is a children’s pool available.
The Kids Club (ages 3 – 12) offers a number of engaging activities including theatrical play, painting, crafts, Greek dancing, mythology and doll making, with each child receiving a surprise welcome package upon arrival. (Opening Hours: Monday to Saturday from 09:00-17:00).
Every Wednesday, 18:00 until 19:00, children from aged 5 enjoy a free tennis lesson with the hotels tennis instructor. Teenagers can participate at the weekly tennis tournament organized among resort’s guests.
This luxurious 5* hotel holds a team of expert planners in the Romance Department who can organise everything down to the finest detail.
These inspiring tailor-made weddings can help design your dream day. You can choose from a number of breath-taking and dramatic locations for your special day and the hotels wedding co-ordinators will ensure your dream wedding is tailor-made to your precise wishes. You can opt for a religious or civil ceremony. The private chapel of Agios Titos is set by the beach and offers both indoor and outdoor services. Before your wedding reception at the venue of your choice, you can take your guests on a superb sunset cocktail boat-trip to perfect your dream day.
The Blue Palace Hotel and Spa offers an unforgettable Honeymoon package where you can escape with your loved one in an intimate romantic location.
(Expert Tip: A Gamokoulouro (wedding bread roll) is placed in the room of the newlyweds on the second day. Gamokoulouro is a uniquely Cretan, visually appealing and tremendously impressive tradition. Gamokoulouro is traditionally prepared one week prior to the wedding and is decorated with carved motifs and symbols representing fertility and prosperity such as seeds, birds, grapes and pine nuts. Gamokoulouro is usually offered as a gift to the best man, honoured guests and relatives of the couple).
Book before 31 August 2020 for stays 01 July - 30 October 2020 and receive a 20% saving on the accommodation rate and half board meal plan if taken. Offer can be used with both Family and Complimentary Half Board Offers
Children up to 12 years of age stay free of charge when sharing a guest room with 2 full-paying adults for arrivals in October. This offer is combinable with all other offers
All stays of 3 consecutive nights will receive a complimentary upgrade to half board between 17 September - 30 October 2020.
Transfer time: approximately 60 minutes by car from Heraklion Airport