The elounda mare hotel Relais & Châteaux overlooks the Mirabello Bay on the north coast of Crete, an area of outstanding natural beauty. A hotel of timeless refined luxury; it has been a member of the Relais & Châteaux prestigious international hotel association since 1988.
Exuding a sort of sophistication and exclusivity found nowhere else, the elounda mare hotel has an unparalleled reputation for its attentive and personalised service. With its award-winning restaurants, comprehensive leisure facilities and exquisite design, it is the ideal choice for the discerning traveller who seeks a relaxing holiday in a serene and intimate setting.
The charm and character of the hotel is evident to anyone taking an enchanting stroll through the lush seaside gardens of the elounda mare hotel, and its rugged coastline with the many private coves, plateaus, and the gorgeous little sandy beach. Guests particularly enjoy the many lounges, enjoying their aperitif or just a cup of tea on the terrace, in perfectly elegant surroundings furnished in antiques.
Accommodation is either in the main building or in private bungalows & Minoan Royalty Villas with seawater swimming pool and is categorised as follows:
MAIN BUILDING rooms and suites with balcony or terrace and wonderful sea view:
25 TWIN/DOUBLE ROOMS - 9 ONE-BEDROOM SUITES - 5 ONE-BEDROOM SUPERIOR SUITES - 8 TWO-BEDROOM SUPERIOR SUITES
10 DELUXE BUNGALOWS - 11 SUPERIOR BUNGALOWS - 6 TWO-BEDROOM SUPERIOR BUNGALOWS - 1 THREE-BEDROOM SUPERIOR BUNGALOW - 7 MINOAN ROYALTY VILLAS PRIVATE POOL - 1 MINOAN PALACE VILLA
The Elounda S.A Hotels & Resorts stage a variety of dining experiences throughout the properties, both with the many restaurants as well as at some surprising locations:
Having received numerous culinary awards like the "Golden Toques", often being the only restaurants in Crete to hold such distinctions, our chefs will be delighted to cook their delicacies privately in your suite or villa. Whether indoor or outdoor, in a romantic setting for two or a party for more, in-room dining is an experience to behold.
Guests have the opportunity to reserve our yacht for a romantic docked sailing dining experience. The exquisite feeling of dining on the sea is unbeatable.
Throughout the day, our room-service capacity is at the ready. Just a phone call away, and every dish on the menu will be prepared fresh to arrive on your doorstep.
Operation of the restaurants depends on weather conditions during shoulder seasons.
Wine tastings - Cooking lesson - Private dinner - Private BBQ - Restaurant privatisation - Cellar Dinner - Sailing boat dinner - Children’s parties
Six Senses Spa
Seven Stars Award for the Six Senses Spa at porto elounda GOLF & SPA RESORT
In the 2018 Seven Star Lifestyle and Hospitality Awards the magnificent Six Senses Spa at porto elounda GOLF & SPA RESORT has been recognised as one of the world’s top spas since the very first year of operation.
Elounda S.A. Hotels & Resorts offering a range of leisure facilities including a private 9-hole par-3 golf course.
The shopping arcades at Playiada, our traditional Cretan square with its own chapel at our porto elounda GOLF & SPA RESORT, is breeming with clothing boutiques, accessories, jewellery, news-stand, souvenirs, art gallery, rugs, and our Six Senses Gallery, while more shopping and boutiques can be found at the elounda mare hotel's own square.
Every one of the Elounda S.A. hotels and resorts has a special character and atmosphere, reflected in the kinds of facilities offered for indoor and table games. The porto elounda GOLF & SPA RESORT has an entire room dedicated to such amusement, featuring billiards tables, card-playing tables, role-playing computer stations, pinball and table football. The table tennis facility at porto elounda GOLF & SPA RESORT is near the beach, while at the elounda mare hotel it is near the main pool. Every hotel has a dedicated lounge for adults' card-playing, like bridge.
Many special weekends throughout the year play host to a large variety of events, such as our annual Elounda Golf Tournament, the Kazanemata festivities for the distillation of "raki" (our local grappa), and sailing regattas in the azure waters of the Mirabello Bay.