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Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa

5.0 of 5 PO Box 38, Elounda, Crete 72 053, Greece
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

we stayed for 1 week in a luxury villa with pool. 2 adults and 2 young children, the room plus pool was excellent, especially the outdoor space. all the food and the service in the hotel was very high quality. we ate at the blue door for lunch on the asia restaraunt, and aslo used room service which was excellent.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It takes 10 mins to get from most rooms to the beach/pool/spa. The spa locker room smelled awful. First room king bed was really two twins pushed together-we couldn't sleep and had to switch rooms but there was no apology. Furniture old tattered worn and scratched. Showers flood room with toilet if on for more than 2 mins. We were... More

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sotikre, General Manager at Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the taking the time to share your comments. I am really sorry that there were elements of your stay with us that you did not enjoy at the resort and that you found the style of Blue Palace and the experience it provides no to be your liking. I am astonished with the areas that... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you can stay here, you should! Book a room with a private pool. The rooms are spacious and really well appointed. The breakfast was delicious and plentiful. The concierge Dino's could not have been more accommodating. The beach is rocky but the water is so clean and blue. Beauty is everywhere you look at this hotel.

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sotikre, General Manager at Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your kind comments! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us, the location, as well as our excellent Concierge staff. I look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Crete! Kindest regards, Sotiris Kremastiotis General Manager More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Peaceful, beautiful resort and everything faultlessly clean. Amazing a la carte (particularly The Steak, and Asian restaurants). Blue Palace is one of the best places I have ever stayed. Compared favourably with Four Seasons in Egypt and One&Only Royal Mirage in Dubai, both of which are heaven on earth. However the staff at Blue Palace were amazing, all genuinely friendly...A... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This luxury resort is truly that--pure luxury! Located in the magnificent setting of Elounda, within walking distance to the delightful village of Plaka, the Blue Palace is one of the best resorts I've ever experienced. As a traveler, I love to explore and pack as much sightseeing as I can into a trip. But, when our little group arrived at... More

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Florence, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Apart from the elevator music, the place is a haven for relax and a more than welcoming experience for honeymooners. We were gifted a bottle of champagne and sweets as we entered our room, and delighted with the suite and amazing heated private pool. The service is great, (warning put out the Do Not Disturb sign on door if you... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we arrived at the Blue Palace, where we were greeted with a warm welcome and a guide to take us to our room and valet our car, we could not have been happier about our choice of hotel. On the recommendation of a friend from Athens, we flew to Crete on a family trip for both history... More

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Heraklion Crete
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91 reviews 91 reviews
11 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

THE luxury resort...! Everything was amazing! Clean rooms, a large variety in breakfast with very good quality from Cretan products, staff always willing to help you in any way! And the view of Spinaloga, with the deep blue of the sea, its just breath taking! Well done!

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Crawley, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent our honeymoon at blue palace resort; we had a wonderful big room with an infinity pool just for us. Beach and sea are amazing and we spent really a great time; so what's wrong? Our time at this hotel has been wonderful because we stayed in October, so off peack season; I don't know if it's the same... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

wonderfull place to hang arround and enjoy the Island. Service excellent and staff very friendly. all 4 Restaurants with good Food and nice ambiance. would recommand this Resort to all a wounderfull place to be !!!

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Address: PO Box 38, Elounda, Crete 72 053, Greece
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Location: Greece > Crete > Lassithi Prefecture > Elounda
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa 5*
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Blue Palace, Resort and Spa is a place of rediscovery. A member of the Condé Nast Traveler Gold List 2013, this luxury resort with exceptional charm, architecture and style, is the perfect hideaway to experience island luxury accommodations, authentic cuisine and the breathtaking beauty of a Greek island. Crete is a magical place. Spend a day exploring old villages, wineries and the ancient Palace of Knossos or simply unwind with cocktails under the enchanting arches of the Arsenali Lounge Bar. Get on board the traditional wooden boat “Meraki” which will take you around the coast of Elounda, followed by a BBQ on the remote island of Agios Fokas. Explore the island of Spinalonga with its Venetian, Turkish and Arabic monuments just across from the resort and finish your day with an authentic Greek dinner at Blue Door, the tavern right at water’s edge. ... more   less 
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