Elounda

Elounda, Crete, Greece

Elounda is a typical Greek resort which maintains much of its original charm and quickly becoming an up and coming resort for chic retreats. As well as a variety of cafes and bars situated along the harbour, there are many luxury yachts coming and going. Elounda is the ideal all-round resort with plenty to do for those that want it and a relaxed atmosphere for those that want a more peaceful holiday.

Elounda

Elounda revolves around its pretty harbour and the main square where there are plenty of tavernas and bars where visitors can sit and watch the world go by. The narrow streets are full of gift shops and tavernas offering a traditional Greek feel. Although there are many friendly bars visitors will be disappointed if they are looking for a vibrant nightlife.

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Elounda Hotels (28)

This deluxe resort is famed for its 142 private pools and the exceptional serenity of the surroundings makes this an ideal choice for complete relaxation and pampering....

A small complex consisting of 8 luxury villas set in a quiet area overlooking the bay of Elounda. Due to its location car hire is highly recommended....

The Elounda Bay Palace is located near the village of Elounda and is set overlooking the sea. The hotel provides the perfect base for a relaxed holiday whether you want to lounge all day or make use ...

The Selena Hotel is situated on the seafront providing a quiet base from which to explore the resort and surrounding area....

This family run hotel offers simple and compact accommodation combined with a friendly atmosphere that ensures a relaxing holiday in the sun....

With its views of the marina at Elounda the Kalypso Hotel offers good value for money and a great base for enjoying all the resort amenities....

Royal Marmin Bay Luxury Resort & Spa is an eco friendly property overlooking Mirabello Bay with luxurious accommodation, many with private pools. ...

The Domes of Elounda is a Spa resort offering luxurious suite and villa accommodation in a quiet location, ideal for a relaxed holiday for both families and couples alike....

Elounda Blu is a 4-star property in the privileged location of Crete offering a sparkling outdoor pool with stunning sea views, a selection of on-site bars and eateries and spa facilities for the perf...

Situated on the edge of the resort, the Elounda Olive Garden Studios provides a quiet base within easy reach of the resort centre. Guests also have the added bonus of use of the amenities at the siste...

A friendly, family run apartment complex set away from the hustle and bustle of the resort centre, but still close to local amenities....

Elounda Breeze Resort is built with traditional Cretan styling and a modern interior. It has a private stretch of beach, on-site sports and leisure facilities and views over the famous Mirabello Bay. ...

The Tasmania Village is an ideal destination for those wanting for a relaxing holiday in a quiet location yet within easy reach of local amenities....

This small hotel is family run and offers a friendly atmosphere in a central location overlooking the port....

This friendly apartment complex offers good value for money in a great location on the bay, close to the resort amenities....

The Elounda Ilion Hotel is set on a hillside offering panoramic views of the Elounda Bay and the island of Spinalonga. Providing comfortable accommodation and a good range of facilities suitable for f...

The Elounda Akti Olous is a charming adults-only property located just a short hop away from the beach and a host of local amenities, perfect for those looking to enjoy a budget-friendly adults escape...

The Elounda Water Park Residence Hotel is a family-friendly complex set on a beautiful hillside in Elounda, Greece....

The complex has a quiet location on the outskirts of the resort, providing comfortable accommodation and a good range of facilities....

The Elounda Beach Hotel is set in 40 acres of gardens, overlooking the Mirabello Bay and the island of Spinalonga. Whether its rest and relaxation, or fun and active this complex has it all....

Elounda Garden Suites offer a welcoming environment with traditional Cretan hospitality. The suites are harmoniously styled and there are mini markets and restaurants within a couple of minutes walk....

Ideal for couples the Elounda Heights is an Adult Only aparthotel with a friendly atmosphere set in a peaceful location overlooking the resort of Elounda. ...

Set in an area of outstanding beauty, the Elounda Mare Hotel is a truly first-class hotel and a member of the Relais and Chateaux hotel group, renowned for its friendly and exclusive atmosphere....

The Elounda Palm Hotel is a boutique property set in a quiet area on the outskirts of the resort, offering views over the bay of Elounda....

This luxurious all suite hotel is built on a stretch of land overlooking the bay of Elounda....

Hiona Elounda Seaside Apartments is a great choice for a relaxed getaway to Crete for families and couples alike. ...

A taste of Greek island life combined with the comfort of home and the beauty of leafy surroundings – Maria Stella Apartments are a perfect pick for a tranquil break in the sun. ...

A deluxe resort which has been designed to provide every comfort, in an extraordinary setting with extensive facilities and an award winning Spa....

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Beaches

Elounda's main beach is just to the north of the harbour and it offers 200 metres of golden sand. Additionally there is the quieter Driros Beach and both beaches have been awarded the Blue Flag of cleanliness. Many of the larger hotels have their own private beaches with extensive watersports.

Nearby Attractions

From Elouda Beach you can see the haunting Spinalonga Island, an old leper colony, and day trips out to the island can be taken from the harbour. For those wishing to explore further afield, it is approximately 10 km from Aghios Nikolaos or the ruins of the ancient Minoan Palace of Malia can be found around a 30 minute drive away.

Quick Facts

Heraklion Airport is approximately 78 km away - transfer time approx. one hour.

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