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Elounda Mare Relais & Chateaux hotel

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This hotel is on a magnificent property at Elounda. Lovely gardens, grass areas, amazing views over Elounda Bay. It is a tranquil setting and a good place to relax. Overall we enjoyed our stay, were given a lovely upgrade as Club 5c members, complimentary massages were thrown in as well. I didn't enjoy the par 9 hole 3 golf course...

Thank Sotto K
Chichester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Overall the hotel was set in a beautiful location however I would not recommend this hotel for young or teenage families. The restaurants did seem to be very overpriced relative to the quality of food. There were various aspects of maintenance needing addressing, cracked pool tiles missing drain covers etc. No life guard, with a deep pool. No pool side...

1Thank jamiejacks0n
Harry_Maranghides, Manager at Elounda Mare Relais & Chateaux hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for choosing our hotel and for your review. Please note our comments, for your and all readers’ attention. First of all, we are sorry for the maintenance issues that you noticed. The bathroom roof in your room was slightly damaged following an urgent repair. Unfortunately, no spare parts were available at the time in...

Kiev, Ukraine
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Our family has summer holiday in this hotel a lot of time. We also tried other hotels in this area but returned here. We like marvelous Mirabello bay, hospitable staff, very clean and cosy rooms and bungalows, exellent beach bar's , room's and restaurant's service. We feel at home.

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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I can't recommend this hotel enough. What amazing service, views, amenities... My husband and I honeymooned here for a few days and absolutely loved our experience. We were upgraded and had a private pool and champagne, a wonderful massage, great breakfast, and had such a relaxing holiday. The setting is beautiful- don't miss this hotel!

3Thank Kristin G
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Such a great time! I was surprised by how friendly and hard working the staff were. The spa might have been in a different branch (which is near and also part of Elounda) but they do offer a free shuttle so it wasn't a problem. We stayed in a bungalow with a private pool and that was one of the...

Thank shaix07
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

A very enjoyable experience from the minute you arrive. Christina puts you at ease from day one. Rooms very clean and the staff are obviously very happy to work there as they are just so genuinely friendly. It's a good place to stop and relax on a tour of Crete.

Thank Michael O
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

What a lovely property, reminiscent of a Cretan village in layout, alleyways and secret gardens. The staff here are fabulous and run all facilities with warm professionalism. We were amazed at how quiet the Elounda Mare was, despite the hotel being full according to reception staff. This is a plus from my point of view, the pool was quiet, loungers...

Thank Jan C
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Many people return to this hotel year after year, and it is not hard to understand why. A beautiful location, with truly caring staff (our son has special needs and the staff could not have been more kind to him), and wonderful facilities. It is small, quiet and exclusive, and leaving is always hard. Thank you to Harry and his...

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1Thank Julian K
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We first came here in June 2007 just after our Golden (50th) Wedding Anniversary and loved it so much that we keep coming back - and next year will be our Diamond Anniversary! Until we found the Elounda Mare we never liked going back to the same place more than once or twice as there were so many places in...

2Thank Diana C
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 9 August 2016

The hearty welcome at the hotel was like a minor festivity. It made an everlasting impression on us and really set the tone for our two-week stay. Our exceptional need for extra space for clothes was met with an upgrade to a suite (602), with a living room and a bed room, 42 m^2 total, with a balcony and a...

3Thank LorfHki

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Famed for its gracious and attentive service, this hotel is the embodiment of all-time-classic style and cultured luxury, where antique art and traditional architectural themes adorn all of its private-pool bungalows - each with its own terrace overlooking the Aegean Sea. Three fine dining venues reflect the Relais & Chateaux tradition of excellence, their culinary delights ranging from enticing lunchtime snacks to five-course dinners, with flambe and fish specialties. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elounda Mare Relais & Chateaux hotel

Address: Dimokratias 10, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Lasithi Prefecture > Elounda
Price Range: ₹ 17,335 - ₹ 52,076 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Elounda Mare Relais & Chateaux hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 82
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Also Known As:
Elounda Mare Hotel And Bungalows
Elounda Mare Relais & Chateaux Hotel Crete
Hotel Style:
#5 Business Hotel in Elounda
#5 Family Hotel in Elounda
#8 Spa Hotel in Elounda
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Elounda
#11 Luxury Hotel in Elounda
#13 Romantic Hotel in Elounda
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“Great views from the villas looking over the bay”
  • View from private pool showing beach
  • Evening view from villa
  • Dramatic clouds across the bay
 of 5 bubbles croquetmike, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Best views are main building high floor”
 of 5 bubbles J6972PXmichaelm, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you can have a Bungalow with pool.”
 of 5 bubbles AnthonyK807, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room with a private pool overlooking the beach....wow!”
 of 5 bubbles bevw441, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The private pool rooms are worth the extra money.”
 of 5 bubbles Ozged, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
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