Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort, Crete

5* out of 5 stars

Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort, Crete, is a luxury hotel that offers stunning views of the island of Spinalonga and perfectly fits into the landscape of the coast of Elounda. The resort has exceptional charm, architecture and style, and is a great holiday spot that combines luxury accommodation, an authentic cuisine and everything necessary for the restoration of your well-being. 

Immerse yourself into an atmosphere of absolute calm in the award-winning Elounda Spa which is located on the hotel's very own beach. Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort, Crete, actually has one of the most serene private beaches of Crete. Take a ride on a traditional kayak along the coast of Elounda and around Spinalonga Island, which perfectly reflects its Venetian and Ottoman past. 

Make sure to visit Isola Beach Club at Blue Palace: a K-studio designed getaway tucked amid olive trees. Kick back and relax on the beach loungers, daybeds and swings during the day and liven it up after dark with full moon parties. Guests can even partake in a spot of shopping right within the hotel, as Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort, Crete, boasts jewellery, boutique, and leather shops alongside purveyors of authentic Cretan products. To top it all off, if you are planning a party or celebration, Blue Palace offers six elegantly decorated rooms and suites for your reception, which are situated within beautiful countryside and offer panoramic sea views. 

Please note that bookings made with complimentary Half Board include buffet dinner at Olea restaurant (beverages excluded).

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Accommodation

Superior Sea View Bungalow

Each spacious Superior Bungalow features summery décor, accentuated by an elegant earthy colours' palette and offers sea views from a private furnished balcony. Two to three guests occupancy and size of 40 square meters / 430 square feet.

Superior Sea View Bungalow with Private Pool

Superior Bungalows with private pools are spread throughout the Resort offering alluring sea views. The private pool measures 22 square meters / 236 square feet. Three guests maximum occupancy and size of 40 square meters / 430 square feet.

Superior Sea View Bungalow with Private Heated Pool

Superior Bungalows with private pools are spread throughout the Resort offering alluring sea views. A private pool of 22 square meters / 236 square feet is either infinity style or heated during colder months. Three guests maximum occupancy and size of 40 square meters / 430 square feet.

Family One Bedroom Suite

The Family One Bedroom Suite is the perfect place to begin your holiday, offering a double dose of space and style. Inside, the Mediterranean interiors with contemporary furnishings, create a soothing ambiance from the minute you walk in, to the moment you drift off to the sound of the waves. When it comes time to turning-in, one King or two Twin beds (upon request) with 320-count, pure cotton sheets ensure a good night’s sleep, while the sitting area features a rollaway bed or a pull-out sofa, ideal for kids.

Junior Suite with Private Heated Pool

These one-bedroom or open plan style Junior Suites offer a private heated pool of 21 square meters / 216 square feet and soothing landscape views surrounded by an expansive veranda. Two to three guests occupancy and size of 54 square meters / 581 square feet. 

Mediterranean Maisonette Suite Sea View with Private Pool

The authentic island interiors of these two-floor suites ensure a romantic stay. A bright bedroom with spectacular views is located on the top level featuring an additional balcony, while the living room leads to the main veranda with day bed and infinity edge plunge pool of 22 square meters / 236 square feet. Two to three guests occupancy and size of 70 square meters / 753 square feet. 

Superior Family Room Sea View

Each spacious Superior Bungalow features summery décor, accentuated by an elegant earthy colours' palette and offers sea views from a private furnished balcony.

Deluxe SeaView Suite With Private Pool

Atmospheric and luxurious bedrooms introduce Deluxe Suites with an elegant and fine décor. In addition they offer a separate living room which leads to an oversized veranda with a corner infinity pool of 44 square meters / 473 square feet. Four guests maximum occupancy and size of 68 square meters / 732 square feet.

Two Bedroom Deluxe Room with Private Heated Pool

Private Heated Pool with two spacious bedrooms offers engaging landscape views. An enlarged veranda features a private heated pool of 21 square meters / 226 square feet. Five guests maximum occupancy and size of 79 square meters / 850 square feet. 

Island Luxury Suite Sea View with Private Heated Pool

The extraordinary Island Luxury Suites fascinate with their matchless sea views, enlarged private heated pool of 30 square meters / 322 square feet and an outdoor patio with privacy. Two to four guests occupancy and size of 72 square meters / 775 square feet. 

Two Bedroom Sea View Suite with Private Heated Pool

Enjoy this wonderfully spacious two bedroom suite which boasts incredible views across the Mediterranean Sea. 

Two Bedroom Villa Sea View Private Heated Pool

Perched above the azure Aegean Sea, each contemporary Two-Bedroom Villa incorporates natural materials and traditional island artwork. It is designed to ideally combine indoor and outdoor living, with beautiful pebble mosaic terraces overlooking Spinalonga and the sea, a veranda with a dining area, and sun beds around an enlarged heated infinity pool.

The Grand Villa

Private Grand Villa, inviting rooms overlook a large private patio and seamlessly combine indoor and outdoor lounging. Refined décor is carefully selected and combined with contemporary furnishings for elegant, authentic warmth. Two bedrooms house each an en suite bathroom. Adding to the outdoor ambiance is an sitting area with day beds that surround the 31 square meters / 333 square feet hydro jet pool and offer inspiring sea views. A second heated pool of 18 square meters / 193 square feet ensures ample relaxation indoors. Five guests maximum occupancy and size of 220 square meters / 2,368 square feet. 

The Royal Blue Villa

The Royal Blue Villa is a majestic three-bedroom residence unrivalled elsewhere on the island. Each bedroom has an en suite marble bathroom, some with their own fireplace and a private veranda with gardens. Situated on the edge of the resort, the villa's astounding views and uncompromising privacy make it the finest choice for the most distinguished guests. The villa also features a private heated pool of 35 square meters / 376 square feet. Six to eight guests occupancy and size of 290 square meters / 3,121 square feet.

Facilities

  • Activity programme
  • Babysitting
  • Bars
  • Beach
  • Beach bar
  • Concierge
  • Covid-19 protocols
  • Daily cleaning/housekeeping
  • Family Pool
  • Gym
  • Hairdresser
  • Kids & Teens Club
  • Onsite Shop
  • Pool Bar
  • Restaurants
  • Spa
  • Tennis Courts
  • Tours
  • Watersports
  • Wi-Fi

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Food & Drink

Arsenali Lounge Bar

Unwind with exquisite cocktails at the prime location of the resort. Furnished with sofas and Moroccan lounges and facing the alluring Aegean Sea, this is a perfect spot for serene relaxation anytime of the day. Don't miss the delicious Tears of Chios created by Greg Seider exclusively for the Luxury Collection. 

Asia Blue

Asia Blue, a captivating Asian restaurant, is an enticing dining option offering inventive dishes that range from Japanese to Thai and beyond. Take your seat and enjoy Asian cuisine at its very best from the lavishly decorated terrace. Watch through an open display kitchen the chef expertly preparing sushi and enjoy dishes ranging from Japanese to Thai and beyond. 

Blue Door

Incorporating the resort's signature colour, the Blue Door is a typical Greek Taverna with a spectacular beach-front location. As part of its mission to remain true to island roots, the Blue Palace Resort & Spa has transformed an old fisherman's stone house into the renowned Blue Door Taverna. The Taverna's authentic ambiance includes flood lanterns, white and blue tablecloths, and bright blue chairs-the ideal spot for a relaxed and distinctive lunch or dinner. The top-quality, traditional Greek cuisine features a daily catch from the local fishermen, cooked over the open grill accompanied by Greek Meze. Daily specials are always on offer and include Greek specialities like Moussaka and dolmades. 

Flame

Flame specializes in expertly cooked steak dishes prepared from finest quality, locally sourced meat with a distinct flavour and fragrance. Classic and signature cuts, some exclusive, are served on large wooden platters, complemented by the freshest ingredients from carefully selected small-scale producers in the surrounding area. Many of the specialty herbs and vegetables are handpicked by the chefs shortly before preparation, direct from the restaurant’s purpose-built gardens. Guests will have the opportunity to visit these gardens and learn about the herbs used in the kitchen. 

Isola

Fresh Italian dishes created by a chef combined with the restaurant's charming location by the main pool and beach ensures a delicious meal. A genuine Italian fare by the sea and one of the main pools is the best way to enjoy a relaxed lunch. Enjoy the breeze of the sea on the expanded veranda of Isola along with a great selection of pasta, risotti, hearty salads and other delicacies of the Italian restaurant. 

Isola Beach Club

The Beach Bar offers an enticing array of snacks and drinks along with atmospheric music and pool or beachside service. Chill out by the beach and pool and listen to the DJ.

Olea

The resort's principal restaurant is named Olea after the olive trees found in enormous Cretan pots that adorn the impressive veranda. Every table features a stunning view to the sea and the isle of Spinalonga making breakfasts there a treasured moment serving a rich American buffet breakfast with French Champagne daily.