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    Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Crete

    | P.O. Box 38, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
    011 30 2841 065500
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    • Excellent65%
    • Very good22%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed September 6, 2014

    We spent 8 nights at the Blu Palace and having visited 5 star resorts around the world are expectations were high. To be honest I am really surprised with all the positive reviews here on tripadvisor. Positives: breakfast is great with wide selection of different...More

    3  Thank Martina J
    Response from sotikre, General Manager at Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, CreteResponded September 8, 2014

    Dear guest, Thank you for posting your comments after your recent stay at the Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa! I have carefully read your feedback and I am sorry your stay with us did not reach your expectations of a 5 Star...More

    Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

    We stayed at the hotel last year & rebooked this year as we like it so much. We stayed in a room with a heated plunge pool with spectacular views over Spinalonga. The room itself is spacious & has a lovely balcony, huge comfy bed...More

    Thank theblondeninja
    Response from sotikre, General Manager at Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, CreteResponded September 5, 2014

    Dear guest, First and foremost, I would like to thank you for your continued loyalty. We are proud to be your top choice. I am happy that our resort and the service offered by my team continue to exceed your expectations. We pride ourselves on...More

    Reviewed September 3, 2014

    My first time ever to Greece and this was our first spot to settle in and relax after a full day of travel... The rooms where beautiful with your own private pool. The service though very laid back but again right on point. The accessibility...More

    Thank BTU104
    Response from sotikre, General Manager at Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, CreteResponded September 5, 2014

    Dear guest, Thank you for writing about your recent stay at the Blue Palace. I am pleased that your first time experience at the resort was such a positive one. I really hope that I will have the chance to welcome you for a repeat...More

    Reviewed September 2, 2014

    We were really looking forward to our two-night stay at the Blue Palace, especially after we had a terrific time at its sister-SPG property, the Westin Costa Navarino. We were sorely disappointed. It's not that there is anything particularly bad about the property, it's just...More

    11  Thank andrew l
    Response from sotikre, General Manager at Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, CreteResponded September 8, 2014

    Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to bring your dissatisfaction to my attention and I am really sorry to hear that the Blue Palace did not meet your expectations on this occasion. Firstly I would like to apologize that no one was available...More

    Reviewed September 2, 2014

    We traveled with 2 seniors, 2 teen agers and their parents to three areas in Greece and all agreed that Crete and the Blue Palace was the best. We had two rooms, both with the private pools and the setting and views were spectacular. The...More

    1  Thank Nancy D
    Response from sotikre, General Manager at Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, CreteResponded September 4, 2014

    Dear guest, Many thanks for posting your review following your recent stay at our resort. I am most appreciative of all your positive comments and delighted that you and your family enjoyed the accommodations and service. I am also pleased that the team was able...More

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    John L
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    Response from Graham S | Reviewed this property |
    See my review. The quality and selection in the Olea is superb, every night has a different theme - eg Mediterranean, Italian, Greek, International etc but there are still core meat and fish dishes to cover all tastes... More
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    Response from ncoutroulis | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, I think the resort closes sometime in mid-october, like a lot of the places in the islands. That said, I have been to some island around that time, and you can swim, although it does get cooler, so you're pushing it a... More
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    September 6, 2017|
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    Response from Kerenmeir | Reviewed this property |
    There is a small village with restaurants and a few stores right next to the hotel called Plaka. Elounda is the nearest town about 7 minutes by taxi and it costs around 8 euro each way. Nice town with stores and lots of... More
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