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41 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of the village is serene and somewhat isolated (not necessarily a bad thing). The food is better than most half board (dinner) service is very good. The beach is questionable unless you like to dive straight in or if you a diver. There is a great snorkelling lagoon with lots of underwater activity, however if you like to... More 

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General M, General Manager at Sensimar Elounda Village Resort & Spa by Aquila, responded to this review

Dear Guest We are delighted to know that you had such an enjoyable holiday and we thank you very much for choosing the Aquila Elounda Holiday Village. I am very pleased that our hotel fulfilled your holiday needs and your comments have been shared with the whole of my team. We are always very appreciative of all feedback we receive... More 

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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Set right on the beach, has its own little beach and scuba diving into the lovely sea. Rooms exceptionally clean and well appointed, mini bar in our room. 5 star quality, food was fantastic with a massive buffet selection and evening choice of dining. A small mini market in the grounds which was good but not fantastic - could have... More 

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General M, General Manager at Sensimar Elounda Village Resort & Spa by Aquila, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing the Aquila Elounda Holiday Village for your holiday and for taking the time to provide us with your review. I am pleased that overall you enjoyed your stay and that our hotel fulfilled your holiday needs. I regret that you were unhappy with the level of customer service that you received from some members... More 

Swansea
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our experience showed that all the good reviews are well earned. We found the buffet restaurant best for our needs because we are not big eaters and could pick what we wanted. We did visit the Culinarium restaurant on two nights. Food throughout was excellent, as was the attitude of the staff. We think that, overall, our experience at this... More 

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General M, General Manager at Sensimar Elounda Village Resort & Spa by Aquila, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing the Aquila Elounda Holiday Village for your holiday to Crete and for taking the time to provide us with such a wonderful review. I am pleased to hear that there were clearly so many aspects of our hotel which you enjoyed and that overall you had a pleasant stay. Your comments regarding the music... More 

Stamford, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed October 29, 2016

We have just returned from the Elounda Village Hotel and Spa and I have to say we enjoyed it immensely. We were upgraded to a better room and terrace which had the most fantastic views across the bay. The room itself was very clean and spacious, although the bathroom was a small considering the rest of the accommodation. However, the... More 

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General M, General Manager at Sensimar Elounda Village Resort & Spa by Aquila, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing the Aquila Elounda Holiday Village and for taking the time to provide us with your wonderful review. We are delighted that you felt so at home in our hotel and that you thoroughly enjoyed your holiday. My team will be delighted to know that they exceeded your expectations in every way and I am... More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed October 27, 2016

We enjoyed our previous stays at Elounda Village so much that we stayed for two weeks this year and we enjoyed every minute. The all the staff are so helpful and friendly and the resort itself is always improving. We made the booking later than usual so had a limited choice of room type available for our travel dates but... More 

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General M, General Manager at Sensimar Elounda Village Resort & Spa by Aquila, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for returning to the Aquila Elounda Holiday Village for a second time and for taking the time to provide us with your excellent review. We are pleased that you felt so at home in our hotel and that you thoroughly enjoyed your holiday. My team will be delighted to know that they exceeded your expectations in... More 

Solihull, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 26, 2016

Have just returned from a week at the Elounda Village resort.There were so many great things about the holiday it is difficult to know where to start . The welcome was great (free glass of sparkling wine , bags carried to your room by a porter,very efficient and very friendly staff) . Although the drinks package did not include everything... More 

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General M, General Manager at Sensimar Elounda Village Resort & Spa by Aquila, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing the Aquila Elounda Holiday Village and for providing us with your excellent feedback. I am delighted to know that our hotel exceeded your expectations and my team are extremely proud, as am I; that you enjoyed your time with us so much. Our aim at the Aquila Elounda Holiday Village is to ensure that... More 

Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel in a beautiful location. We don't normally stay in hotels this large but all the different terracing options and places to sit or sunbathe made it feel less crowded (although we went in October anyway so it was not completely full). Given that it's a 5 star resort with a lot of English guests, we thought they could... More 

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General M, General Manager at Sensimar Elounda Village Resort & Spa by Aquila, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing the Aquila Elounda Holiday Village for your holiday and for taking the time to provide us with such a positive review. I am pleased to hear that there were clearly so many aspects of our hotel which you enjoyed and that overall you had a pleasant stay. Your comments regarding the TV channels are... More 

Kenilworth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

I can honestly say this was one of the best adult only all inclusive we have ever stayed in so disappointed that we lost a days holiday as Thompson cancelled our flight out there because it was such a great place.. The food you could not fault Al a carte restaurants are a must to book whilst there. Drinks are... More 

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General M, General Manager at Sensimar Elounda Village Resort & Spa by Aquila, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing the Aquila Elounda Holiday Village and for providing us with your excellent feedback. I am delighted to know that our hotel exceeded your expectations and my team are extremely proud, as am I; that you enjoyed your time with us so much. Our aim at the Aquila Elounda Holiday Village is to ensure that... More 

Frankfurt, Germany
1 review
Reviewed October 22, 2016

We had such a lovely time at Elounda Village. This was our first all inclusive holiday and we were pleasantly surprised. The food was lovely and there was definitely enough choice and variety. We preferred to dine at Mirabello but Culinarium was also very good. I would really recommend going all inclusive as the prices for drinks and food were... More 

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General M, General Manager at Sensimar Elounda Village Resort & Spa by Aquila, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing the Aquila Elounda Holiday Village and for taking the time to provide us with your excellent review. I was delighted to learn that your holiday with us was a truly memorable one and that we exceeded your expectations. It is always so wonderful to receive such a positive personal recommendation. Your praise has been... More 

Hampshire
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2016

Having stayed in various hotels around the world, we felt we needed to shout about the "Sensimar Elounda Village”. Having never travelled to Crete before we booked this as a last minute holiday, and we are so pleased we did. As our first visit to Greece this Island was a brilliant start, enjoying the sophistication of this hotel, coupled with... More 

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General M, General Manager at Sensimar Elounda Village Resort & Spa by Aquila, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing the Aquila Elounda Holiday Village and for taking the time to provide us with your wonderful review. I am delighted that you felt so at home in our hotel and that you thoroughly enjoyed your holiday. My team are extremely proud, as am I; that you enjoyed your time with us so much. Our... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Aquila Elounda Village ELOUNDA in Elounda, an exclusive couples and adults only Hotel, for those who seek privacy as long as luxury, set amongst beautiful gardens and magnificent view of the Mirabello bay. A heavenly paradise overlooking the pristine Mirabello bay, the Elounda Village resort, offers romantic getaways and superb accommodation suitable for couples in a genuinely stone built style. Elegant bungalows, suites and maisonettes mostly facing the glistening blue waters of the bay provide a complete seclusion and exclusivity. The resort is located on the eastern coastline of the island, 3km from the fishing village of Elounda, 7km from the cosmopolitan town of Agios Nikolaos and 65km from Heraklion city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sensimar Elounda Village Resort & Spa by Aquila

Address: Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Lasithi Prefecture > Elounda
Price Range: $138 - $304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sensimar Elounda Village Resort & Spa by Aquila 5*
Number of rooms: 235
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Also Known As:
Aquila Hotel Elounda
Sensimar Elounda Village Resort & Spa By Aquila Crete
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Elounda
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Elounda
#4 Luxury Hotel in Elounda
#4 Spa Hotel in Elounda
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Elounda
#14 Family Hotel in Elounda
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“rooms are on the ground or first floor, though some rooms do have palm trees in front of them.”
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