Elounda Bay Palace

An excellent choice for a relaxing comfortable holiday



All guest accommodation is simply decorated with air-conditioning, a marble bathroom, satellite TV with music channels, mini-bar and balcony or terrace. Hairdryer, safe, bathrobes, slippers and room service are all very useful additional facilities.

There are 20 room types to choose from, some of them with a built-in bed, ranging from garden, side seaview or seaview through to deluxe rooms and bungalows, suites and villas. There are bungalows with a shared pool and others nearer the water. Some villas have private pools. Some categories are more suitable for families, please ask our advice on these and all room types.


The Elounda Bay Palace has a very spacious interior with comfortable lounges and terraces looking to the sea. There are three swimming pools, one indoor freshwater, one outdoor seawater and one freshwater for children, very welcoming after a game of tennis (free) or table tennis, beach volleyball, basketball, mini-soccer and yoga, pilates and aerobics classes. Watersports include a scuba diving centre, jetski, pedaloes, canoes and more. Sunbeds, umbrellas and beach towels are free.

The ‘inner’ guest is well catered for too! The Elounda Bay Palace has three bars, the Erato lobby bar, the Sail-in beach bar and the Poseidon pool bar. The Aretoussa is the main restaurant offering buffet service for breakfast and dinner. As an alternative try the Ariadne for à la carte lunch and speciality evenings and theme nights. The à la carte restaurant Thalassa offers Cretan cuisine specialities in the evenings. 

The supervised children’s programme (four to twelve year olds) operates six days a week, offering beach games, videos, mini-golf, stone painting and more. Please ask us for details.

Shops, fitness centre, sauna, Hammam, massage and hairdresser too.

Set against a background of rolling hills the Elounda Bay Palace is an excellent choice for a relaxing comfortable holiday. A “Leading Hotels of the World” member.

We will get you here from the airport by private taxi in about 1 hour.