A Guide to Grecotel Luxury Hotels and Resorts, in Greece

Grecotel is the largest luxury hotel chain in Greece and as such carries with it an extensive portfolio of hotels and resorts. So, where do you start? We’ve tried to differentiate and narrow down what makes each resort so special, the characteristics and personality of each, all within one page, making it a little easier to decide which hotel is right for you.

Grecotel Amirandes, Crete

Impossibly glamorous, sleek and modern design like something from a Bond movie

Grecotel Amirandes, a stunning property is uniquely luxurious, boasting modern architecture and lavish guest rooms. As you enter the hotel you’re warmly greeted with a welcome drink. Then as you make you way around the property contemporary and stunning panoramic sea views greet you. The properties architecture is designed to allow ample amounts of light in, with floor to ceiling windows and large open indoor spaces. Amirandes boasts several pools that surround the property and is only a brief walk away from the sea. Fine dining doesn’t quite cover the luxury of Amirandes, with extensive variety of dining location as four dining areas encircle the ornamental lagoon. It also offers various international delicacies, catering to every specific need and taste. In the way of facilities Amirandes has it all, from an Olympic sized swimming pool to luxurious spas. If you’re looking for more upbeat activities they offer a Yoga, SUP yoga, Aqua Gym and Aqua hit, Fitness room with TRX, Technogym & Cybex cardio-fitness equipment. As well as live music every evening, professional entertainment, and various dance shows.

Beach at Grecotel Amirandes, Crete

Beach at Grecotel Amirandes, Crete

Grecotel Caramel Boutique, Crete

A deeply personal retro charm, a captivating beauty just for you

Grecotel Caramel Boutique has a vintage Monroe style charisma, welcoming you warmly and making you feel singularly special. Situated minutes from Rethymno’s Venetian Harbor, which lends itself elegantly to the old-world charm. Caramel Boutique somehow combines a relaxed and calming mood with exceptional elegance and service of a world class hotel. The exceedingly stylish luxury that Caramel exudes ranges from the rooms to the architecture and even to the pools. A large seawater pool with hydro massage, lily pad designer sun loungers and day beds is a fine example of the indulgent comfort you’ll find here. The beach layout provides guests with a tranquil and totally relaxing experience but if you crave more movement in your stay, they offer morning Gymnastics, Yoga, Pilates, table tennis, darts, mountain biking, horse riding and much more. For the water babies among you, you can also visit the nearby Padi underwater diving school. Caramel boasts variety in every aspect of the word, their accommodation caters to every requirement and offers main house suites, bungalow suites, maisonettes and villas. Grecotel Caramel Boutique offers a charming location with attentive, world class service.

Pool at Grecotel Caramel Boutique, Crete

Pool at Grecotel Caramel Boutique, Crete

Grecotel Corfu Imperial, Corfu

Like an ancient Greek painting, panoramic views on a private island

Grecotel Corfu Imperial is excessively supported by its fantastic location. Afterall a location is the roots of a fantastic hotel; Imperial is perched above olive groves and at the end of the stunning Peninsula Kommeno. A visit to this hotel means being surrounded by the sea, never escaping the breath-taking panoramic views of the ocean, living in the luxury of marble and luscious greenery. With guest rooms of deluxe beauty, stunning classic furnishings and expansive smooth architecture. At Imperial, all dining facilities are extremely hospitable, with diverse ranges of food travelling several continents and varying levels of dining experiences from private yacht dining to sunset dinners at the edge of the peninsula. As if the warmth of the staff wasn’t enough for you, Imperial also offers heated pools and spas. With additional activities such as snorkelling, private beach BBQs, private romantic beach dining and sunset Cruises as well as fitness centres and water sports at Aqualand, you’re spoilt for choice. An additional feature of Imperial is Amphitrite which is their newly established and sophisticated diving centre. Based at Grecotel Imperial, guests are encouraged to take part in Reef, Wreck and Cave dives. Private dining and experiences are also available at the diving centre, qualifications are even available for the more adventurous divers!

Birdseye of Grecotel Corfu Imperial, Corfu

Birdseye of Grecotel Corfu Imperial, Corfu

Grecotel Creta Palace, Crete

Surfs up, take a dive into the clear blue waters of the Palace

Grecotel Creta Palace prides itself on its commitment to the beach life, boasting expansive white sand and magical clear waters. Surrounded by luscious tropical gardens with pools all existing under the warm Cretan sun. This hotel is situated upon 300m of sandy and pebbled beach which has coincidentally been awarded the ‘Blue Flag’ acknowledging the beaches safety and impressive environmental management. As well as the enthusiasm for fun in the water, Creta Palace also offers the Elixir beauty spa. An expansive and luxurious temple with sweet, calming scents and relaxing, purifying treatments. Including an indoor pool complete with hydromassage, water cannons, indoor whirlpool, saunas and much more! For the sportier guests Creta offers football, tennis, mountain biking and horse riding, all with professional training. As for evening entertainment, Cretan and Greek festivals boast exceptional colour, music and life. Live music performances, dance parties and even glass and wood painting classes. As per the hotels beach themes, dining with seafront locations is available. With locally produced and organic olive oil, wine, olives, honey and herbs straight from Cretan farm as well as cuisines from all over the world including Asian fusion dining. This luxury beach kingdom will make you feel like royalty from the minute you step foot in it.

Zeus & Amalthia Sky Bar at Grecotel Creta Palace, Corfu

Zeus & Amalthia Sky Bar at Grecotel Creta Palace, Corfu

Grecotel LUX Med White Palace, Crete

Luxe all-inclusive living set in paradise

Waterfront living at Lux Med White Palace is a luxury like no other. The magic of White Palace lies in the spectacular seafront location, the hotel has grand and beautiful architecture, beautiful designs, and impressive amenities. It also maintains personalised modern service and world class food. Nestled into the stunning north coast of the island, White Palace features open-style spaces utilising the stunning natural light. Sitting upon the Cretan Riviera near the third largest town in Crete, lies a memorable mix of Cretan old-world charm and lively bustling atmospheres. With 18 different room types to choose from and expansive pools and water facilities surrounding them. White Palace also offers a unique restaurant experience named ‘menu degustation’ which is a European custom in luxury restaurants of sampling varieties of specially cooked dishes. Instead of settling on one dish you can experience the multitudes of taste sensations their private chefs have to offer. All the while enjoying a spectacular sunset and panoramic ocean views. Immerse yourself in the education of new cultural games such as Petanque and Boccia. Even visit Agreco farm Grecotel’s traditional farm & mini zoo and taste age-old recipes of the exquisite Cretan cuisine.

Tavernaki a la Carte Restaurant at Grecotel LUX ME White Palace, Crete

Tavernaki a la Carte Restaurant at Grecotel LUX ME White Palace, Crete

Grecotel Eva Palace, Corfu

A fairytale romance at the palace

Grecotel Eva Palace, a picture-perfect property situated neatly on the Kommeno Peninsula. Boasting thrilling and expansive views, alongside epoque beach and including a giant pool Jardin. Eva Palace is fortunate enough to be settled in the cypress gardens, surrounded by flowers and luscious greenery. Amongst the gardens are the famous olive groves, full of natural organic produce. Only 10 minutes from Corfu town, it lends itself to the esteem and bustle of city life whilst maintaining a calm and secluded environment suiting to all needs. All the while beautifully framed like something from a fairy-tale by two sparkling seas of crystal-clear waters. Every room a large, open, light space with soft colours and creamy linen canopies draped over luxurious four poster beds. With plentiful sea views and sparkling sunshine drifting into each room, it’s a magical experience. A comforting home away from home but with the indulgence and luxury of Mediterranean food, private pools, snorkelling, private therapy and massage rooms and a water sports station you’ll find everything you could ever wish for here at the palace.

Aerial view of Grecotel Eva Palace, Corfu

Aerial view of Grecotel Eva Palace, Corfu

Grecotel Kos Imperial, Kos

A chic playground of life

Grecotel Kos Imperial, in Hippocrates birthplace is a grand and awe-inspiring water palace evoking a welcoming and cooling breeze as you enter. This resort is frozen into a sort of timeless elegance, surrounded by still luxurious waters. A glamorous and Hollywood feel as you walk around the grounds, palm trees swaying in the warm breeze and the gentle hum of boats in the distance. Though comforting in its unity, it is secluded on a 100,000 square-meters estate curling gently around an expansive lagoon. All this is framed by exotic and exciting tropical gardens which cascade down to the beach’s edge. There is a celebration of life and vibrancy within these lagoons, pools and waterfalls. Inside the rooms there is ultimate comfort within the soft colours and smooth cool fabrics creating a leisurely and welcoming island mood. As you glide through the villa you feel as if you’re walking on air, so at ease and comfortable in your surroundings. With dreamy villas, maisonettes, suites, and bungalows your rest is guaranteed. Plus if you’re hungry, try the wide variety of dining they have to offer. The 1930s bar restaurant with Italian classics, hot stone specialties, artisanal cheese & charcuterie plateau dolci, fresca frutta and gelato, all to choose from.

Royal pavilion with private pool at Grecotel Kos Imperial, Kos

Royal pavilion with private pool at Grecotel Kos Imperial, Kos