Elounda Bay Hotel

This exclusive, award winning, luxury resort covers 20 acres of stunning grounds. Its natural Cretan charm combined perfectly with service and exceptional taste throughout. Set overlooking the bay of Mirabello with the perfect access to two private sandy beaches.

Elounda Bay Palace Hotel is set amongst the historic cultural and naturally varied beauty of northeastern Crete, in Elounda. Its tranquil setting at the edge of Mirabello Bay, a truly blissful place to call home, is surrounded by 20 acres of lush gardens. This award-winning luxury resort combines Crete's charms, unique hospitality and renowned levels of personalized service that guarantees unparallel holiday rich in leisure and easily found relaxation.

Elounda Beach Hotel & Villas

With the status of ‘Europe’s Leading Luxury Villa Resort’ Elounda Beach offers the perfect mix of privacy within its accommodations. Set along the waterfront, this exclusive resort features bungalows to villas with private decks and pools with access to nearby golden sandy beaches. Elounda Beach Hotel and Villas is perched on a grassy headland, rubbing shoulders with a pair of private sandy beaches.

This resort is pulled right up against a couple of postcard-worthy coves, which both come with a private tag for guests.

The hotel doesn’t do anything by halves. It’s got a huge sea-facing pool, five restaurants and four bars. There are also nine sports courts sprinkled around the grounds, plus a luxury spa.

Book one of our Football Escapes courses here on the Cretan coastline and relax and enjoy secluded luxury, or enjoy the many activities on offer; including yoga, tennis, football, windsurfing and jet skiing, to name a few. Join us throughout 2020:

Easter Holidays:

13-17 Apr (Elounda Resorts)

Summer Holidays:

20-24 Jul (Elounda Resorts)

17-21 Jul (Elounda Resorts)




The football pitch at Kalimera is located within the grounds of the resort next to the beach, in Elounda within the sports facility. Both with the stunning backdrop of the Cretan mountains.

Open to children aged 5-15, of all abilities, you can explore the football courses on offer here.

The courses are led by ex-professional players and are supported by an great team of UEFA licensed coaches, all of whom come from renowned English Premier League clubs. 

The course offers five days of coaching with two hours of daily football activity. Each child that enrols on the course is provided with a full kit including; a shirt, shorts and socks, as well as a signed certificate and medal on completion of the week's course.