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 CRETE HOTEL COLLECTIONS

Crete Wellness Guide

A guide to help you find the best hotels & places in Crete for Wellness travellers

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52 Crete Hotels
for Wellness travellers

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52 Crete Hotels for Wellness travellers

Crete - Wellness holidays in Greece's largest island!

Whether you are visiting Chania, Rethymnon, Heraklion, or Lasithi, all regions of Crete have astonished beaches and seaside spa resorts where you can truly disconnect from the world amidst the crystal blue waters of the Mediterranean.

Sometimes, there is nothing better to escape modern lifestyle’s stress than indulging in the power of human touch. The wellness and spa centers in Crete provide superb spa facilities offering personalized treatments and soothing massages using the finest of essentials oils, Cretan herbs, and local spices that aim to rejuvenate you physically, emotionally, and spiritually.

However, the best wellness retreats in Crete are within luxury hotels and beach resorts that use advanced equipment and state-of-the-art practices that offer you tailor-made wellness treatments combining ancient spa rituals with contemporary techniques.

In this Crete Wellness Guide, you will find the best spa hotels and wellness resorts in Crete, top beaches to achieve total relaxation in nature, and engaging activities to improve your well-being and mental health.

The best Spa Hotels and Wellness Beach Resorts in Crete

In the heart of Crete’s main towns, you will find many boutique hotels with spa centers and comfortable suites with private hot tubs

However, if you are looking for achieving total relaxation in serene locations, then in Crete’s surroundings you will find many beach resorts with wellness centers as well as seaside villas with private spa services upon request! Keep in mind that most of the spa hotels and resorts in Crete are situated in very quiet spots while providing direct access to organized beaches.

Thalassa Boutique Hotel, Rethymnon – Euphoria Spa is exactly what its names suggests, a tranquil place to indulge in hydrotherapy, massages, and holistic wellness treatments that aim to restore you to the harmonious state of well-being.

Out of the Blue Capsis Elite ResortHeraklion – This stunning seaside resort in Crete recharges your batteries with various exercise and relaxation classes such as Yoga, Aqua Aerobics, Pilates and Body Balance.

Domes of Elounda, Autograph Collection, Lasithi – Relax in one of the most enchanting spa centers in Crete! The floor-to-ceiling windows, the gold glimmering hamman and the with the black mosaic seawater pool epitomize your wellness yet luxurious holiday experience in Crete.

Anemos Luxury Grand ResortChania – Committed to providing high-quality personalized treatments, the experienced therapists of the resort’s spa "Aura" will lead you to serenity with spa rituals, and massages, with therapies based on Cretan & Greek natural ingredients.

Best beaches and activities in Crete

Crete boasts an excellent collection of outstanding beaches to relax and numerous activities to do and escape from the daily grind.

Beaches

All around the island of Crete you will find astonishing beaches to enjoy swimming and sunbathing, ranging from organized beaches with several nearby taverns and beach resorts to isolated coves that can be reached only by boat.

Chania
 - The enchanting Balos is among the most wonderful beaches in Crete with crystal blue waters, while the exotic Elafonissi beach is surely a must-visit beach when in Chania.

Heraklion – Matala beach is one of the best beaches in Heraklion for families due to its long sandy coast and organized beach facilities.

Lasithi – Surrounded by the largest palm tree forest in Europe, Vai beach is among the most popular organized beaches in Lasithi region. 

Rethymnon – Preveli beach is an unorganized sandy beach with several water-sport options to discover the river that flows into the sea.

Activities

Being the largest island in Greece, the adventurous and relaxing activities in Crete are literally endless - ranging from boat tours, scuba diving, and snorkelling to water and amusement parks, hiking through impressive gorges and mountain climbing. If you like hiking to not miss to explore Samaria Gorge in Chania region that extends for 17 km and is known as the most impressive natural landmark of Crete.

Wellness Tips

Crete has so many beaches that picking the best Crete beach is too hard for us but consider having an open-air seafront yoga session because it is a must when visiting Crete!

Personal consultation, special treatments and a huge variety of sessions, are the least you can expect when visiting a spa hotel or wellness resort in Crete.

Crete offers endless opportunities for relaxation and serenity and the best way to experience it is to pay a visit at the several hotels and resorts that feature their own spa centres!

Places & Things to do
for Wellness travellers

Landmark

Rimondi Fountain

sightseeing , kids entertainment

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Café

Ababa Bar

cocktails & mixology drinks , coffee & drinks , gay friendly

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Bar

Efkaliptos Bar

coffee & drinks , cocktails & mixology drinks , quick meals

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Square

Eleftherias Square

sightseeing , kids entertainment

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Restaurant

To Paradosiako Tavern

traditional recipes , local cuisine

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Lake

Lake Kournas

eco friendly , kids entertainment

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How to get there

  • By ferry
  • By air

Move around

  • Buses
  • Taxi

Ideal for

  • Beach holidays
  • Sightseeing
  • Road trip
  • Family holidays
  • Lgbt holidays
  • Couples holidays
  • Local gastronomy
  • Wine tasting
  • Wellness & spa
  • Art & culture
  • Beach parties

Destination Type

  • Island

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 What can I find in this Wellness Travel Guide ?

Our Travel by Interest Experts have created this dedicated wellness travel guide, to help you easily plan your next spa holidays and discover all the places you want to see and all the things you want to do. You can find here the top spa, outdoor activities, hot springs, as well as spa Hotels and Resorts to stay!

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