Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort and Spa, Crete

Plaka, Elounda

Crete, 72053 Greece

Phone:+30 2841 065500

Fax:+30 2841 089712

Sales:+30 21 0363 3551 ext= x1

Sales fax:+30 21 0362 9331

Services & Amenities

All public areas non-smoking

Barber/Beauty shop

Car Rental

Gift/newsstand

Coffee/tea in-room

Babysitting

Concierge desk

Foreign exchange

Full American breakfast, fee from: 30 EUR

Housekeeping service twice daily

Limousine service

Mobility accessible rooms

Newspaper delivered to room, on request

Room service

Room service, 24-hour

Safe deposit boxes, front desk

Valet dry-cleaning

Guest Room Information

General Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bottled water: Fee
  • Coffee maker/tea service
  • Crib/Play Yard
  • Electrical adapters
  • Individual climate control
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Pillows: down/feather
  • Pillows: foam
  • Pull-out sofa bed
  • Rollaway bed
  • Safe

Bathroom Amenities

  • Bathrobe
  • Bathroom amenities
  • Bathtub with spray jets
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate tub and shower
  • Whirlpool

Room Entertainment

  • Cable channel: CNN
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Color TV
  • Fireplace
  • Mini Bar - fee
  • Movies/videos, pay-per-view

Business Amenities

  • Electrical outlet: desk level
  • Phone feature: voice mail

Kitchen Amenities

  • Pots, pans, serving dishes
  • Silverware
Visit the Guest Rooms page for more information

Dining

Dining Services

Room service, 24-hour

Room service

Breakfast

Full American breakfast, fee from 30.00 EUR

Greek

Anthós

We invite guests to sit by our organic garden and enjoy the process of an entire cooking team in their open-air kitchen as they prepare an elaborate menu.

Reservations required

Open for dinner Dress code: Smart Casual Phone: +30 2841 065500

International

Olea

As the resort's principal restaurant, Olea-named after the olive trees that are found in the traditional Cretan pots on the veranda-offers local and international favorites along with spectacular sea views from every table.

Open for breakfast and dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +30 2841 065500

Asian

Asia Deep Blue

Asia Blue, our captivating Asian fusion restaurant, is an enticing dining option, offering inventive dishes that range from Japanese to Thai and beyond.

Reservations required

Open for dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +30 2841 065500

Mediterranean

Isola

Italian simplicity with a Cretan twist, Isola offers a seasonal feast of vibrant summery salads, fresh seafood and contemporary dishes using locally sourced ingredients.

Open for lunch and dinner Phone: +30 2841 065500

Greek

Blue Door

Traditional Cretan cuisine truly shines at Blue Door Taverna, a lovingly restored fisherman’s house where the catch of the day is cooked over an open grill. It’s just a stroll along the beach, with an enchanting atmosphere and spectacular views.

Reservations required

Open for lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +30 2841 065500

Other

Isola Beach Club

Set amongst olive trees and overlooking the shore, the Isola Beach Bar offers a relaxed bohemian ambiance paired with light and refreshing beachside dishes created from locally-sourced produce.

Open for lunch Phone: +30 2841 065500

Other

Arsenali Lounge Bar

With a stunning frame for views of Spinalonga tihs is a natural spot for convivial gatherings, cocktails or iced coffee.

Open for lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +30 2841 065500

Fitness & Recreation

Activities

Biking trail (2 km)

Boating

Hiking (2 km)

Jogging/fitness trail

Sailing

Sauna

Scuba diving

Snorkelling

Tennis (0.1 km)

Tennis

Water-skiing

Nature preserve, trail (2 km)

Rock climbing (10 km)

Surfing

Table tennis

Fitness

Fitness centre on-site

Swimming

Private Beach

Main Pool

Arsenali Pool

Kid's Pools

Outdoor Pool at Votsalo Bar

Spa

The Elounda Spa (Appointment is Required)

Golf

(40 km)

Local Attractions

Aghios Nikolaos

12 KM EAST OF THE HOTEL

12 km from hotel

Dictaion Andron

80 KM WEST TO HERAKLION

45 km from hotel

Elounda

3 KM EAST FROM THE HOTEL

4.5 km from hotel

Kritsa Traditional Village

11 KM SOUTHWEST OF AGHIOS NIKOLAOS

20 km from hotel

Lato Archeological Site

11 km Southwest of Aghios Nikolaos

22 km from hotel

Panagia Kera

11 KM SOUTHWEST OF AGHIOS NIKOLAOS

22 km from hotel

Spinalonga island

0.5 km SE from hotel

Porto

14.6 km from hotel

Kolokithia Beach

7.4 km from hotel

Plaka Beach

1.1 km from hotel

Cretan Olive Oil Farm

11.7 km from hotel

Elounda Beach

6.4 km from hotel

Ieros Naos Agios Konstandinou kai Elenis

4.5 km from hotel

Vassilakis Estate

18.5 km from hotel

Almyros Beach

16.1 km from hotel

Havania Beach

11.6 km from hotel

Spinalonga Beach

0.3 km from hotel

Amazonas Park

17.4 km from hotel

Municipal Beach Kitroplatia

35.7 km from hotel

Visit Local Area page for more information

Airport Information

Heraklion Airport (HER)

HER

Hotel direction: 72 km W

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

  • Alternate transportation: Mini Van; fee: 170 EUR (one way) ;on request
  • Estimated taxi fare: 115 EUR (one way)
Visit HER airport website
Driving directions

Take the Main Exit from Heraklion Airport towards the National road (E75) with direction to Aghios Nikolaos driving to the east. Continue this route for approx. 60 km (37.2 mi.) and as soon as you approach the town of Aghios Nikolaos, before entering the town, there is a crossroad with traffic lights where you turn left. After 150 meters (0.1 mi.), at the next set of traffic lights, turn right following the signs towards Elounda. Drive through Elounda, following the signs towards the village of Plaka, along the coastal line. In about 4 km (2.5 mi.), Blue Palace is on the left side.

Chania International Airport (CHQ)

CHQ

Hotel direction: 218 km W

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

  • Alternate transportation: Mini Van; fee: 460 EUR (one way) ;on request
  • Estimated taxi fare: 290 EUR (one way)
Visit CHQ airport website
Driving directions

From the exit of the airport turn left on the National road Souda airport. Follow the road until the square intersection, take the first exit and follow the road until the second intersection in about 4.5 km (2.8 mi.). On the second intersection take the second exit and follow the Akrotiriou street for 3.1 km (1.9 mi.). Turn left to Papanastasiou street and follow the road until the main intersection, where you will go under the bridge and turn left on the first exit to the National road (E75). You will pass Rethymno town after 70 km (43.5 mi.), Heraklion town after 148 km (92 mi.). After 208 km (129.2 mi.) you will approach the town of Aghios Nikolaos and a crossroad with traffic lights. Before entering the town, turn left at these lights and after 150 meters (0.1 mi.), at the next set of traffic lights, turn right following the signs towards Elounda. Drive through Elounda, following the signs towards the village of Plaka, along the coastal line. In about 4 km (2.5 mi.), Blue Palace is on the left side.

Business Services

Copy service

Accessibility

For additional information concerning the physically accessibility of our accessible rooms, common areas, or any special services relating to your disability, please call +30 2841 065500.

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

  • Business Center
  • Fitness Center
  • Meeting spaces and ballrooms
  • Pool accessible
  • Pool pathway
  • Public entrance alternative
  • Registration Desk Pathway
  • Registration desk
  • Restaurant(s)/Lounge(s)
  • Spa

Accessible Hotel Features

  • Accessible Self-parking
  • Service animals are welcome
  • Elevators

Guest Room Accessibility

  • Accessible guest rooms with 32” wide doorways
  • Accessible route from public entrance to accessible guest rooms
  • Bathtub grab bars
  • Bathtub seat
  • Doors with lever handles
  • No transfer shower s available
  • Roll-in shower
  • Toilet seat at wheelchair height
  • Vanities, accessible
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