What could be better than a week of pampering overlooking the unrivalled blue of Greece’s Aegean Sea in a brand new 5* hotel and spa resort on the beautiful island of Crete? Luxury Crete holidays mean that you can give in to unadulterated hedonism for a relaxing break on the largest of Greece’s stunning islands.
7 Night Luxury Crete Holidays In Brand New 5* Hotel With Full Board And Flights
This fabulous deal for luxury Crete holidays really is the full package, allowing you to simply sit back, relax and let the stress evaporate away under the warm Greek sun.
With this luxurious package from Secret Escapes you can be one of the first to experience this brand-new 5* hotel, with full board and flights included, for just £499 per person. This all-inclusive offer is at it’s cheapest in October, perfect for an escape from the dreary British autumn, but dates are available throughout the summer. Secret Escapes is a leading provider of great holiday offers, with the only catch being a free membership. Simply enter your email address and you’ll have access to their exclusive prices.
Flights are from London Gatwick to Heraklion, and with transfers included you needn’t worry about reaching the elegant town of Elounda where your hotel is located. Alternative airports include Manchester, Bristol and Edinburgh, with various flight operators used to tailor the trip to your dates and location.
The 5* Royal Marmin Bay Resort and Spa is located in the upmarket town of Elounda, on Crete’s north-eastern coast. With tranquil blue seas and stunning cliffside views, the hotel boasts it’s own private beach, perfect for a frolic in the waves or soaking up the sun on it’s warm sand. The hotel also offers a luxuriant spa experience, with massage rooms, steam baths, a hammam and saunas. If you’re really looking to pamper yourself, beauty experts are also part of the spa service. If you want to be able to swim with beautiful clifftop views, the hotel also has an outdoor pool for a refreshing morning dip. Meals are all inclusive, so you can indulge your taste buds too. As the hotel is so new it doesn’t yet have any reviews on TripAdvisor – the first few should be trickling in over the summer of 2015 so be sure to add your own after your stay so future customers can plan their perfect luxury Crete holidays!
The ancient island of Crete has a unique and fascinating history – home to the bull-worshipping Minoans and their grand palace at Knossos, rumoured to be the dwelling-place of the legendary Minotaur, Crete combines ancient mysteries and rugged, varied landscapes with warm seas and sunny beaches. The chic town of Elounda has hosted some A-list names on their luxury Crete holidays in recent years, including Leonardo di Caprio, U2 and Lady Gaga, and is a short boat ride away from the enigmatic Spinalonga Island, a former leper colony featured in Victoria Hislop’s The Island. The exclusive Elounda is worth a visit in itself, with a handsome harbour that still hosts local fishing boats and a fine beach. The cluster of luxury resorts in the area mean that wherever you go in this glamorous corner of Greece’s most beloved island. This romantic picture postcard dream is just waiting to be discovered – go on, treat yourself!
- Luxury Crete Holidays: 7 Nights incl. 5* Hotel, Full Board and Flights only £499
- Travel dates: Cheapest dates are in October 2015, but many dates available throughout June, July, August and September 2015
- Length of stay: 7 nights
- Airport of departure: London Gatwick
- Alternative airports: Manchester, Bristol and Edinburgh on select dates
- Airline: Thomson, Jet2, Monarch or EasyJet
- Hotel: Royal Marmin Bay Resort and Spa
- Rating: Brand new hotel so no TripAdvisor rating yet
- Location: Clifftop above private beach, luxury coastal resort of Elounda
- Destination: Crete
- Meals: Full board, including wine and fruits upon arrival
- Airport transfer in Crete: pick-up and drop-off between airport and hotel included
- Rental car: available on carrentals.co.uk
- Price: only £499 per person based on 2 adults sharing