Elounda Gulf Villas & Suites

‘Boutique Exclusivity on the Coast of Crete’

Fringed by the Gulf of Mirabello and just one mile away from the fishing village of Elounda, this boutique hotel offers suites and villas set in landscaped gardens with sea views. A family-owned and run property, Elounda Gulf Villas and Suites has a Private Beach Club which is a 10-minute shuttle ride away. It has a bar and sun beds, and water sports and activities are offered on request. The hotel has a spa with a sauna, steam bath, and a fully equipped gym. There are two restaurants, and events include private dining and Culinary Theme Nights.

In Our Opinion

“Family run, Elounda Gulf Villas, has the feel of home but with all the facilities and services of a top, top class hotel.”

Argo Restaurant

All day dining venue serving International, Mediterranean and Greek cuisine. Open for buffet breakfast, a la carte lunch and dinner. All day snacks.

Daphni Restaurant

This award winning restaurant overlooking the sea serves Mediterranean, Cretan and International dishes. Open for dinner on specific days only.

Argo Bar
This lounge bar offers casual drinks in the day and transforms into a sophisticated venue to enjoy cocktails in the evening. 
Culinary Theme Nights
A special theme night is held where guests can delight in traditional Greek dances whilst savouring authentic local cuisine. Also hosted are gala dinners and barbeque nights.
Private Dining
Guests can choose a variety of options from the extensive room service menu.
Private In-Villa Dining
Let the expert culinary team prepare a delicious meal to be enjoyed on your very own terrace, the perfect way to celebrate a special occasion or dine privately.

Leisure (charges may apply)


  • Swimming pool
  • Gym
  • Spa
  • Kids’ club
  • Library
  • Internet corner


Private Beach Club (shuttle service from hotel)

  • Sun beds and shades
  • Beach towels
  • Bar


Excursions and activities (additional charges apply)

  • Yachting
  • Sailing and motor boat trips
  • Water sports
  • Boat trip to Spinalonga
  • Helicopter experience
  • Wine tasting
  • Theme nights and events
  • Olive oil tasting



  • Transfer to/from Iraklion Airport or Port by limousine or taxi or van on request
  • Private in-villa chef
  • Babysitting
  • Laundry/dry cleaning
  • Car hire
  • Doctor on call

Elounda Gulf Villas & Suites welcomes families and offers the following facilities and services to ensure they have an enjoyable stay:




  • Deluxe Family Suite
  • Two Bedroom Elounda Pool Villa
  • Three Bedroom Aegean Pool Villa
  • Three Bedroom Mediterranean Pool Villa
  • Two Bedroom Executive Spa Pool Villa
  • Three Bedroom Presidential Spa Pool Villa


Amenities on request


  • Crib
  • High chair
  • Playpen
  • Child car seat
  • Kids toiletries
  • Kids DVD library





  • Children’s menu




  • Outdoor playground



Ages allowed: 4 months to 4 years

Pre-booking recommended


The Club

Ages allowed: 4 to 12 years

Opening times: 3 sessions daily

Cost: complimentary

Pre-booking recommended

  • Family owned and run boutique villa hotel
  • Gourmet restaurants with vibrant menus
  • Private beach club with dedicated service


Elounda Gulf Villas and Suites is situated on the north-eastern coast of Crete. It is only 1 mile from the village of Elounda and 4 miles from the town of Nikolaos. Iraklion International Airport is around a 50-minute drive away.

Nearby Attractions

  • Agios Nikolaos – 5 miles 15 mins by car
  • Spinalonga – 6 miles 19 mins by car plus boat trip
  • Heraklion and the Palace of Knossos – 42 miles 1 hr by car