ELOUNDA MARE HOTEL
Renowned for its genuine warmth and friendliness, the Elounda Mare Hotel proudly upholds a tradition spanning twenty years of excellence in courtesy and cuisine. A great number of the staff have been here for more than a decade, forming cherished bonds with guests, many of whom have been returning for even longer.
The five star Elounda Mare Hotel overlooks Mirabello Bay on the north coast of the island of Crete, in an area of outstanding natural beauty. Since 1988 it has been a member of the international Relais & Chateaux® hotel group.
Exuding sophistication and exclusivity, the Elounda Mare Hotel has an unparalleled reputation in Greece for its attentive and personalised service. With its award-winning restaurants, comprehensive leisure facilities and exquisite design, it is the ideal choice for the discerning traveller seeking a relaxing holiday in a serene and intimate setting.
Accommodation in the main hotel building includes sea view rooms and Suites that all feature Air conditioning, Private balcony or terrace with breathtaking views of the Aegean Sea, Large marble bathrooms with an Airbath® tub, Telephone, Satellite TV with music channels, Minibar and Safe deposit box.
Presidential Bungalow Suites also provide a private garden/sun terrace, near the sea with breathtaking views of the Aegean, Private seawater swimming pool heated in shoulder seasons, Antiques incorporated in the individual design of each suite, Air conditioning, Open fireplace, Satellite TV with music channels, DVD/CD player and surround sound system, Each bedroom with en-suite marble bathroom featuring an Airbath® tub and separate walk-in shower, Telephone, Minibar and Safe deposit box.
Hidden within enchanted gardens, devoted to fine dining and the great Relais & Chateaux® tradition of culinary excellence, are the three restaurants of the Elounda Mare hotel. Each with a fine menu and sharing an extensive wine collection of more than 700 labels, they have been winning the hearts of their patrons for over 20 years. The emphasis is on seafood and Mediterranean cuisine, yet strong influences from the classic French culinary school are evident in many dishes. Guests are encouraged to dress elegantly, especially in the evenings.
The “Karavia Bar” in the main hotel spells style in tradition. It offers breathtaking views of Mirabello Bay while maintaining an atmospheric ambiance. Thanks to the bar’s wooden decor, one has the feeling of being in an old vessel, hence the name “Karavia”, which in Greek means “ships”.
For guests preferring to have a drink “al fresco”, the Yacht Club on the seafront is a wonderful alternative. Both bars serve cocktails and a distinguished variety of Greek and international liquors.Guest facilities at the Elounda Mare hotel:
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The conference facilities at the Elounda Mare hotel offer a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere. "Lato" hall seats up to 150 persons. Two smaller meeting rooms are also available.