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Elounda Mare Relais & Chateaux, Crete

A collection of romantic white bungalows overlooking the turquoise waters of Mirabello Bay in northern Crete, Elounda Mare has a truly relaxing vibe.

A Relais & Chateau property, it has carefully tended flower gardens leading to a beautiful Blue Flag beach where you can enjoy an array of water sports. Its décor is reminiscent of a traditional Cretan mansion, built in the local manner with great stonework, adorned inside with antique furniture and fascinating artworks. Bedrooms are and suites are housed in the main building, whilst bungalows and their private saltwater pools are scattered throughout the fragrant gardens. All boast fantastic sea views. 

The property belongs to the Elounda Hotels & Resorts complex, and shares facilities with its two nearby sister hotels including a nine-hole golf course, sumptuous Six Senses Spa and kids’ club. When it comes to dining, you’ll be truly spoilt for choice with an array of suburb culinary experiences, lounges and unique bars to choose from. 

Otherwise, the Elounda Mare is perfectly situated to discover Crete and its ancient ruins, breathtaking beaches, pretty streets and monasteries. A chapel even overlooks the hotel’s private bay.  

Elounda Mare Relais & Chateaux at a glance

  • Beautiful setting above the port of Skisma
  • Overlooking Kalydon Island’s Venetian castle, in the bay of Elounda
  • 40 minute flight from Athens
  • Choice of twin bed rooms and one and two bedroom suites overlooking the sea
  • Selection of bungalows and Royalty suites with their own private pools
  • Old Mill gourmet restaurant, plus a range of excellent local restaurants and bar
  • Shares facilities with sister hotels Elounda Peninsula and Porto Elounda

For leisure and pleasure

  • Wonderful swimming pool and private sandy beach
  • PADI-certified scuba diving centre
  • Six Senses spa with a variety of pampering, wellness and beauty treatments
  • Private gym
  • Nine-hole golf course nearby
  • Water sports including scuba diving, canoeing, windsurfing and yachting
  • Three all-weather tennis courts
  • Indoor games include pool and table tennis

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