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Cayo Exclusive Resort & Spa ★★★★★

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  • The location on the famous Elounda Bay, overlooking the islet of Spinalonga.
  • The half-board option, for simplicity, flexibility and an excellent, varied breakfast.
  • The rooms that have their own pool overlooking the gorgeous Aegean Sea.
  • The wine cellar, to try the best wines of the region with your meals.
Cayo Exclusive Resort & Spa ★★★★★

Comfort and luxury on Crete’s gorgeous Elounda Bay.

Exceptional
9.3 /10
By Martin Chevreau, VeryChic correspondant
On the north-eastern coast of Crete, Elounda bay forms part of the beautiful Cretan coastline that borders the sparkling Aegean Sea. Overlooking the islet of Spinalonga and its fortifications, the Cayo Exclusive Resort & Spa is perfectly positioned to enjoy this charming and serene bay. The resort’s four restaurants and wine cellar are ideal to get a taste of life on this paradisiac island. Book your room at the Cayo Resort now to enjoy the benefits of a private terrace and pool with panoramic sea views on your next Cretan holiday.

Superior Room with sea view and private pool

Maximum occupancy: 2 people and 1 baby

Superior Room with sea view and private pool
Superior Room with sea view and private pool
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    Surface area: 33 m²
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    Bed type: 1 large double bed
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    Bathroom with: shower, toilet, hairdryer, bathrobes, slippers, complimentary toiletries
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    Room with: furnished terrace or balcony with sea views and private pool, flat-screen TV with satellite channels, telephone, minibar, laptop safe, wardrobe, ironing facilities, wake-up service, coffee machine & electric kettle with complimentary tea & coffee, soundproofing, air conditioning, heating

Executive Room with sea view and private pool

Maximum occupancy: 2 people and 1 baby

Executive Room with sea view and private pool
Executive Room with sea view and private pool
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    Surface area: 33 m²
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    Bed types: 1 extra large double bed and 1 single bed
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    Bathroom with: shower, toilet, hairdryer, bathrobes, slippers, complimentary toiletries
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    Room with: private furnished terrace or balcony with sea view, private swimming pool, sofa-bed, flat-screen TV with satellite channels, telephone, minibar, laptop safe, wardrobe, ironing facilities, wake-up service, coffee machine & electric kettle with complimentary tea & coffee, soundproofing, air conditioning, heating

    * Baby cot (0-2 years) available free of charge on request and with confirmation from the hotel


  • 24-hour reception
    Check in from 3pm & check out by 11am
  • 116 rooms and duplexes (non-smoking - smoking permitted on the balcony)
  • Wi-Fi available in the rooms, duplexes and common areas of the hotel
  • Kelari Gourmet Restaurant: gourmet restaurant serving Greek, Mediterranean, and international & wine tastings (open from 7pm-10:30pm - à la carte menu)
  • 3 restaurants:
    Sage and Thyme - (Italian cuisine à la carte) - open from 11am-4.30pm for lunch
    Ambrosia main restaurant (buffet) - open for breakfast from 7am-10.30am and dinner from 6.30pm-10pm
    Stone Beach by Cayo - snacks, salads, drinks - open for brunch and lunch from 11am-7pm (à la carte)
  • 3 bars:
    Emerald lobby bar - (open from 4.30pm-8.30pm)
    Avra Pool Bar - (open from midday-4pm)
    Enastron Pool Bar - (open from 11am-11pm)
    Terrace overlooking the island of Spinalonga
  • Armonia Spa: massages, light therapy, treatments, beauty centre (open from 10am-6pm) - for a surcharge
    Access reserved for guests aged 18 and over
    Treatment menu available here
  • Fully-equipped gym: fitness suite and fitness room on two floors open from 9.30am-6pm
  • 3 outdoor pools
    Towels available
  • Beach located 250 metres away with sun loungers, parasols, towels and showers
    Beach bar serving snacks, salads and drinks
    Shuttle service to/from hotel reception
  • Golf course located 45km from the hotel: Crete Golf Club
  • Babysitting on request and confirmed by the hotel - for a surcharge
    Children's play area under parental supervision
  • Water sports: personal watercraft, high-speed catamarans, water sports - for a surcharge
  • Complimentary private parking available
  • 5 charging stations available for electric vehicles
  • Return transfers from the airport to the hotel available on request and confirmed by the hotel:
    • private transfer in air-conditioned Mercedes E class at €125 per taxi, per journey
    • private transfer in air-conditioned Mercedes S class at €175 per taxi, per journey
    • private transfer in an air-conditioned Mercedes minibus at €210 per journey
    Each taxi can accommodate up to 3-4 medium-sized items of luggage and the minibus up to 10 people
    English-speaking drivers will be waiting for you at the airport exit, with a sign indicating your name
  • The establishment does not provide disabled and limited mobility access
  • Pets are not permitted in the establishment
  • Elounda Beach. As Plaka Beach comprises mainly of pebbles as opposed to sand, head into central Elounda for a change in scenery. Choose to walk down the coast or arrange transport with the resort.
  • A day trip to Spinalonga and its fortress, nominated for UNESCO recognition. Ask the resort to arrange a catamaran trip to the island.
  • An E-Bike tour of the island. Discover the island with a local on Adam’s E-Bikes, for a unique Cretan experience.
    +30 2810 287643
  • A day trip to the Cretan capital. Organise a day trip to Heraklion and discover the regional produce of the country in its markets and restaurants. Arrange transport with the resort.

Cayo Exclusive Resort & Spa ★★★★★

Plaka, Schisma Elounda

72053

Crete

Greece

The Cayo Exclusive Resort & Spa ***** and is located in the town of Elunda, on the north coast of the Greek island of Crete. It is part of the municipality of Ágios Nikolaos and the peripheral unit of Lasithi.

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  • Heraklion International Airport, “Nikos Kazantzakis” (HER), Crete's main airport, sits around 5 km / 3 mi east of Heraklion on the central northern coast. It is around 64km / 40mi (1 hour and 5 minutes') drive from the hotel. The airport receives flights from a large number of cities across Europe, including the UK. Many flights operate in the summer seaon, otherwise it may be required to fly indirect via Athens.

Location
9.3/10
Common areas
9/10
Rooms
9.3/10
Service
9.7/10
Restaurant
8.7/10
  • Health & travel rules for Greece:
    There are no longer any health restrictions in place, or travel restrictions into or between EU countries, relating to Covid-19. This is subject to change, so we recommend checking your own government's travel advice prior to departure.
  • 5 nights minimum stay
  • Local tourist taxes of €10 per room, per night to be paid on site
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Book online or call us +442033265476

From Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and on Saturdays, Sundays and French bank holidays from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Local call charges may apply.