About the Hotel
Reminiscent of a intimate Greek village, Elounda Mare Hotel is a lovely enclave of Cretan-style structures surrounded by olive trees and fragrant gardens. A member of the prestigious Relais & Chateaux group since 1988, it enjoys an especially tranquil setting on the northeastern coast of Crete. Here, you will be treated to charming public spaces that showcase antiques, tapestries and fine marble, and a stylish bungalow that features private gardens, a seawater swimming pool and spectacular views of the Aegean Sea. Nearby, guests have access to luxuriate in the exclusive Six Senses Spa, a unique and holistic hideaway. The creative spa design reflects devotion to the natural - appealing to the five senses to awaken to sixth. Focal to the spa is an authentic Turkish hammam, where guests can experience treatments inspired by centuries of healthy tradition.
Crete offers a splendid look at Greek history. Launch your discoveries with visits to the Archaeological Museum in Iraklio and the celebrated Palace of Knossos. The harbor side town of Hania is home to lovely Turkish and Venetian buildings, delightful markets and a beautiful town square. Active guests can hike the awe-inspiring Samaria Gorge or stay closer to home with on-site scuba diving and water skiing. Afterward, enjoy fresh seafood at one of the hotel's excellent restaurants. Renowned for its genuine warmth and friendliness, Elounda Mare Hotel proudly upholds the tradition of Greece.