St Nicolas Bay, Gulf of Mirabello, Crete

Besides the exceptional beach and the warmly welcoming waters of the Gulf of Mirabello itself, there is a world of things for your kids to do at St Nicholas Bay. A club, for example, with a full programme of action-packed adventures for children run by a qualified, boundlessly energetic staff. The resort also has a movie lounge, games room with table tennis, footie and play station. There are family restaurants, paddling and swimming pools.

Choose St Nicholas Bay for your luxury, tailor-made holiday to Crete and even the teenagers will be happy. There’s scuba diving, water sports like canoeing, skiing and windsurfing, fitness centres and a spa featuring pampering, steam room and sauna. Which is important. Because you can’t relax until you’re sure the family is happy.

St Nicolas Bay, at a glance

  • Stunning resort set on a flawless private beach with a kid-friendly, protected cove
  • Located close to Agios Nikolaos, with easy access to Elounda
  • Choice of Classic or Club Collection rooms and suites, plus luxurious villas
  • Classic Collection has rooms with garden or sea views, family suites with two bedrooms and private pools, plus suites with sea views and/or private pools
  • Club Collection rooms and suites are on the sea front and/or have their own private pools
  • Villas are extremely spacious with two or three bedrooms and private pools
  • Choice of five fine restaurants, a veranda bar and lounge and the Bonatsa Jetty Bar

For leisure and pleasure

  • Magnificent infinity swimming pool overlooking the sea
  • Poseidon Spa set beside the pool, specialising in pampering and treatments by highly trained Elemis and Cinq Mondes therapists
  • Indoor heated pool with Hydro Jet bubble seats
  • Marble Turkish steam bath
  • Jacuzzis and sauna
  • Seawater treatment cave
  • Watersports centre with skiing, canoeing, windsurfing and banana boats
  • Qualified scuba diving
  • Fitness centre and jogging routes
  • Jo has been excellent throughout providing us with all the info (and more) that we required.

    Sarah, Lapland, 2013


  • 24/7 emergency contact
  • Established for 25 years
  • ATOL, ABTA, IATA protected


  • First-hand experience to every destination
  • Only the best guides and local partners used
  • All holidays designed to suit individual needs


  • 70% repeat and referral business
  • Support local charities world-wide
  • Access to senior directors 24/7