Elounda Bay Palace

‘Flavour, flair and fantastic facilities’

Elounda Bay Palace, a Leading Hotel of the World, offers a distinct and functional resort for couples, families and friends with its varied and beautifully presented amenities.  For the active there are tennis, basketball and volleyball courts, plus a full water sports programme as well as preferential rates at the nearby Crete Golf Club. A superb selection of restaurants, bars and lounges, some of which are located at the neighbouring Elounda Beach Hotel, will have you spoilt for choice when it comes to dining and virtually every option treats you to mesmerising sea views. Your accommodation will belong to one of the individual ‘clubs’ giving you access to corresponding benefits and privileges whilst your room or suite itself will include bright, fresh Cretan styling. 

In Our Opinion

‘This resort has a hugely diverse array of rooms and suites that will cater perfectly for different sized parties and there is plenty of choice to keep you happy in both activities and dining options'

Aretoussa continues the beloved traditions of Greek and international cuisine. The restaurant faces out onto a striking bay, with panoramic views to match the rich, varied menu.
Ariadne Restaurant
A classic seaside tavern, Ariadne serves a selection of light a la carte lunch, consisting of grilled fish, meats, delicious fresh salads and other regional specialities.
Thalassa Restaurant
A glamorous restaurant that serves a delicious selection of fish and other seafood delicacies, Thalassa is a romantic experience right by the water’s edge.
Blue Lagoon
A new dining concept which captures the allure of Peruvian dining, the Blue Lagoon is a modern restaurant. Open 19:30 – 23:30.
Argonaut is located adjacent to Elounda Beach Hotel and serves enticing Mediterranean snacks and Italian dishes.
Appropriately named after the God of wine, Dionysos offers a superb blend of Mediterranean gastronomy and contemporary influences.
Sample irresistible and nutritious delights of delicious Cretan cuisine. Here you can enjoy homemade dishes in the shadow of a laid-back, traditional Greek setting.
Enjoy light lunch, or snacks at this beachside bar. Three giant sails crown the bar and set it apart from anything else.
Erato Lounge Bar
Enjoy afternoon coffee, or pre-dinner aperitifs.
Poseidon Pool Bar
Step up out of the pool, directly into the arms of the bar, with its delicious light snacks and fresh fruit juice.




  • 2 secluded private white sandy beaches
  • Outdoor seawater swimming pool
  • Indoor freshwater swimming pool
  • Spa
  • Outdoor children’s freshwater pool
  • Five floodlit tennis courts
  • Basket & beach volleyball court
  • Sauna, hammam, fitness studio, gym room
  • Bridge lounge




  • Wi-Fi
  • Sunbeds and umbrellas in the pool area and beaches free of charge
  • Shopping
  • Parking services
  • Limo, helicopter, Lear jet and car hire service
  • Babysitting service available
  • A doctor is on the premises 6 days a week


Land Sports


  • Mini golf
  • Volleyball
  • Badminton court
  • Basketball court
  • Tennis
  • Table tennis
  • Billiards


Water Sports


  • Sailing
  • Water-skiing
  • Fishing
  • Jet skiing

Families with children of all ages are welcome at Elounda Bay Palace

On request with a charge

• One children's freshwater Pool
• Children's supervised animation program

Elounda Bay Palace’s stunning traditional Greek architecture and superb views make it an ideal place for couples seeking a romantic Mediterranean wedding. Their wedding package includes:

Wedding Package

• A dedicated consultant
• Legal and license paperwork requirements
• Civil or religious ceremony
• Bridal bouquet
• Groom’s boutonniere
• Decoration of the club car
• Bottle of Champagne and Greek wedding sweets after the ceremony
• Recorded music during ceremony
• Blessings by a Greek orthodox priest
• A complimentary room for the Groom’s preparations on wedding day
• Room upgrade on the day and for rest of stay (subject to availability)
• Exclusive bridal turndown service
• Romantic wedding gift
• Relaxing massage for the couple day prior to ceremony
• Wedding cake
• Breakfast in bed the following morning
• Escorted transfer for registration of wedding

Please enquire for prices


• Valid for stays of 3 nights or more
• Package doesn’t include municipality wedding fee €300 - €550
• Additional services available at an added cost
• Paperwork and proof of ID required 30 days prior to ceremony

  • Suites with private pools and panoramic sea views
  • Sat at the edge of Mirabello Bay
  • Eight diverse dining options


The Elounda Bay Palace is situated on Crete’s north east coast with a 2 beautiful private white sandy beaches overlooking Mirabello Bay. The resort is located 50 minutes from Heraklion International Airport by private transfer and 60 minutes from Heraklion Port.

Nearby Attractions

• Heraklion International Airport: 65km
• The village of Elounda: 1.5km
• The village of Agios Nikolaos: 8km