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Get an overview of this hotel Upscale hotel on the beach, with 4 outdoor swimming pools

Popular highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Indoor pool
Business center

Location

Located in Platanias, this beachfront hotel is connected to the convention center and within 1 mi (2 km) of Platanias Square, Platanias Beach, and Agia Marina Beach. Stalos Beach and War Shelter of Platanias are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at Minoa Palace Resort & Spa's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 4 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 254 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, LCD TVs with satellite channels, and conveniences like sofa beds and coffee makers. 24-hour room service, minibars, and hair dryers are among the other amenities available to guests.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Lie back and work on your tan with relaxing beach amenities like umbrellas and sun loungers. At Minoa Palace Resort & Spa you can cool off in one of the 4 outdoor swimming pools and indulge in a pampering afternoon at the full-service spa.

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 4 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at one of the 4 coffee shops/cafés. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include 2 poolside bars, a beach bar, and a swim-up bar. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This luxury hotel also offers a children's pool, a seasonal outdoor pool, and an outdoor tennis court. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Minoa Palace Resort & Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 4 
  • Elevator 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Hair salon 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Bus station shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Total number of rooms - 254 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Beach bar 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Number of poolside bars - 2 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Year Built - 2002 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 4 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Children's pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Beach towels 
  • Spa tub 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers
  • Shower only
  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Number of bathrooms -
  • Satellite TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free dial-up Internet access
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • LCD TV
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Sofa bed
  • Free wired Internet

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Elia - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner.

Ta Nissia - This poolside theme restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves lunch only. Open daily.

Thalassa - This beach restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Galazio - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Breakfast

Start your day with a free buffet breakfast, available daily from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM. You can order a meal from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

4 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with an indoor pool. In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool, other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court, a spa tub, a sauna, and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

The onsite spa has massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include hot stone massages, facials, body scrubs, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Property Registry Number - 1042K015A0010001

Debit cards not accepted

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Tourism fee: EUR 4.00 per accommodation, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Minoa Palace
  • Minoa Palace Platanias
  • Minoa Palace Resort
  • Minoa Palace Resort Platanias
  • Minoa Resort
  • Minoa Palace Hotel Platanias
  • Minoa Palace Resort & Spa Platanias, Crete - Chania
  • Minoa Palace Resort And Spa

We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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