Creta Palace

Crete, Greece

Double room with sea view

Double room with sea view

Superior Family bungalow

A five-star hotel stay in sunny Greece's Rethymno, with half board, a bottle of wine and a spa discount

Occupying 13 white sandy kilometres of Crete’s stunning coastline, the five-star Grecotel Creta Palace lies five kilometres from Rethymno. Bag yourself a beach cabana or pick a parasol and settle in for a day of rejuvenating sunbathing, white sand and crystal-clear waters. There's no short supply of places to swim here - choose from the incredible Aegean, the beautifully landscaped seawater pool, the garden-enclosed freshwater pool or the indoor pool. There’s also a watersports centre, if you're tempted to let off some steam on a banana boat or a jet ski.

For something much lower octane, relax within the retreat of Elixir Beauty Spa, offering a range of services from deep tissue massages to decadent Special Caviar Therapy facials. You can re-boost with the hotel's plentiful spread of restaurants, bars and cafés - Barbarossa seafood restaurant is a must for authentic Greek lobster spaghetti served against the warm Aegean breeze, and Golden Dragon specialises in Asian classics with a contemporary twist. Grecotel Creta Palace was awarded a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

Excellent for
Beach Europe Relaxing Summer Food Family


  • Staying right on a beautiful white sandy beach on the edge of the Aegean
  • Keeping it simple but never samey, with half board and a choice of 10 restaurants, bars and cafés
  • Getting rid of the last few knots from the work stress you left behind, with a deep-tissue massage in the spa

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