Best Beachfront Hotels in Crete

Knossos Beach Bungalows & Suites
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Resort in Kokkini Hani  
Knossos Beach Bungalows & Suites
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The resort is positioned directly on a sandy, shallow-water beach offering its guests panoramic views of the Aegean Sea.
Daios Cove Luxury Resort & Villas
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Resort in Agios Nikolaos  
Daios Cove Luxury Resort & Villas
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On the secluded beach of Vathi this luxury resort in Crete enjoys an exclusive elegant and serene location.
Elounda Beach Hotel
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Elounda Beach Hotel
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What is between the hotel and the beach?
Nothing. The beach is directly accessible from the hotel
Beach name: ΠΑΡΑΛΙΑ ELOUNDA BEACH
What is the type of the beach? Sand
Is it possible to swim? Yes
Are there umbrellas and sun loungers? Yes
Are the umbrellas and sun loungers free? Yes
Are there non-motorized watersports available?
Kayaking
Paddle boats
Sail boats
Are there motor watersports available?
Jet Ski
Water skiing
Wakeboarding
Motor boat hire
Sail Tubing
Is diving equipment available? Yes
Are diving lessons provided? Yes
Is the beach shallow? Yes
Is the beach suitable for children? Yes
Is there anything else available?
Lifeguard
hanging cabins
Natural shadow
Showers
Beach towels
Beach bar
Is there a shop in the hotel or nearby where swimsuits, masks and other stuff can be purchased? Yes
Is this a private beach? Yes
Is nudism allowed? No
Is there wheelchair access to the beach? Yes
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Lyttos Beach
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Lyttos Beach
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Lyttos Beach holiday resort features a private sandy beach that is directly accessible from the hotel. Ideal for children, the beach is organized and provides a lifeguard, hanging cabins, showers, umbrellas and sun loungers. It's also accessible for wheelchairs. Swimsuits, masks and other beach equipment can be purchased in nearby shops.
What is between the hotel and the beach?
Nothing. The beach is directly accessible from the hotel
What is the type of the beach? Sand
Is it possible to swim? Yes
Are there umbrellas and sun loungers? Yes
Are the umbrellas and sun loungers free? Yes
Is diving equipment available? No
Are diving lessons provided? No
Is the beach shallow? Yes
Is the beach suitable for children? Yes
Is there anything else available?
Lifeguard
hanging cabins
Showers
Is there a shop in the hotel or nearby where swimsuits, masks and other stuff can be purchased? Yes
Is this a private beach? Yes
Is nudism allowed? No
Is there wheelchair access to the beach? Yes
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Ikaros Beach, Luxury Resort & Spa
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Ikaros Beach, Luxury Resort & Spa
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The hotel, located at the northern coast of Crete close to Malia, features an own private sandy beach. Sun beds and umbrellas are provided for free and the hotel organizes frequent events on the beach for the whole family. Water sports activities are available as well.
Cretan Dream Royal
Excellent 100
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Cretan Dream Royal
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This hotel is located on the beach.
Sensimar Royal Blue Resort & Spa
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Sensimar Royal Blue Resort & Spa
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The hotel possesses an own small private beach iwith a panoramic view over the Cretan north coast. Beach towels, umbrellas, recliners, a private beach service and a beach bar are available.
What is between the hotel and the beach?
Nothing. The beach is directly accessible from the hotel
Beach name: Royal Blue Resort
What is the type of the beach? Shingle
Is it possible to swim? Yes
Are there umbrellas and sun loungers? Yes
Are the umbrellas and sun loungers free? Yes
Are there non-motorized watersports available?
Are there motor watersports available?
Motor boat hire
Is diving equipment available? Yes
Are diving lessons provided? Yes
Is the beach shallow? No
Is the beach suitable for children? No
Is there anything else available?
Beach bar
Is there a shop in the hotel or nearby where swimsuits, masks and other stuff can be purchased? Yes
Is this a private beach? Yes
Is nudism allowed? No
Is there wheelchair access to the beach? No
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Santa Marina Plaza (Adults Only)
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Santa Marina Plaza (Adults Only)
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What is between the hotel and the beach?
Nothing. The beach is directly accessible from the hotel
Beach name: Agia Marina
What is the type of the beach? Sand
Is it possible to swim? Yes
Are there umbrellas and sun loungers? Yes
Are the umbrellas and sun loungers free? Yes
Are there non-motorized watersports available?
Windsurfing
Paddle boats
Are there motor watersports available?
Jet Ski
Water skiing
Sea parachute
Is diving equipment available? Yes
Are diving lessons provided? Yes
Is the beach shallow? Yes
Is the beach suitable for children? Yes
Is there anything else available?
Lifeguard
Showers
Beach towels
Beach bar
Is there a shop in the hotel or nearby where swimsuits, masks and other stuff can be purchased? Yes
Is this a private beach? No
Is nudism allowed? Yes
Is there wheelchair access to the beach? Yes
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Sentido Blue Sea Beach
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Sentido Blue Sea Beach
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The hotel is located right at a sandy beach facing the Bay of Malia. Beach chairs and umbrellas are included in the resort's all-inclusive package while there's an extra charge for other guests. The beach also features various water sports activities that are not included in the hotel's offers.
Cavo Spada Luxury Sports & Leisure Resort & Spa
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Cavo Spada Luxury Sports & Leisure Resort & Spa
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The Cavo Spada Luxury Resort & Spa, dominates an expanse of 65000 sqm, the full length of which is on a Blue Flag awarded beach featuring majestic views to the Gulf of Chania and Cape Spada.

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Overlooking the Gulf of Chania, the hotel is located on a long, sandy beach. It offers sunbeds and umbrellas on the sand as well as on a green area between the beach and the hotel's pools and facilities.


5-Star Hotel

The hotel is made up of 150 accommodation units, a main free-style lagoon like swimming pool, a large reception/lobby area, four restaurants, a main bar, pool bar, boutique store, two tennis courts and the Cavo Spada Spa.


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Kiani Beach Family Resort- All Inclusive
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Resort in Kalives (Chania)  
Kiani Beach Family Resort- All Inclusive
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The hotel is situated just in front of Kyani Akti beach.
smartline Neptuno Beach
Excellent 99
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Hotel in Amoudara Herakliou  
smartline Neptuno Beach
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Amirandes, Grecotel Exclusive Resort
Excellent 100
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Amirandes, Grecotel Exclusive Resort
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The hotel features three exclusive sandy beaches. They offer full services, including drinks, snacks, towels, sunbeds, umbrellas, gazebos and more. Private beach services, such as a romantic beach dinner and a private butler can be booked upon request.
Porto Platanias Beach Resort & Spa
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Porto Platanias Beach Resort & Spa
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The hotel is located right next to a tranquil sandy beach of the Platanias area. Sun beds and umbrellas are available at an additional charge.
What is between the hotel and the beach?
Nothing. The beach is directly accessible from the hotel
Beach name: Λιμανάκι Πλατανιά
What is the type of the beach? Sand
Is it possible to swim? Yes
Are there umbrellas and sun loungers? Yes
Are the umbrellas and sun loungers free? No.
Are there non-motorized watersports available?
Paddle boats
Are there motor watersports available?
Sea parachute
Motor boat hire
Is diving equipment available? No
Are diving lessons provided? Yes
Is the beach shallow? Yes
Is the beach suitable for children? Yes
Is there anything else available?
Lifeguard
hanging cabins
Showers
Beach bar
Is there a shop in the hotel or nearby where swimsuits, masks and other stuff can be purchased? Yes
Is this a private beach? No
Is nudism allowed? Yes
Is there wheelchair access to the beach? Yes
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White Palace Grecotel Luxury Resort
Excellent 100
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White Palace Grecotel Luxury Resort
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The hotel is placed right at a long sandy beach. Some of the suites directly face the sea and feature an own swimming pool and sun terrace. Activities such as beach volley, canoeing and windsurfing are available while the beach bar invites to cool drinks and snacks.
Almyrida Resort
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Almyrida Resort
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The hotel is located right next to the beach of Almyrida Town, facing the bay of Chania. Watersport facilities are available on site.
Mythos Palace Resort & Spa
Excellent 88
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Mythos Palace Resort & Spa
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Grecotel Meli Palace
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Grecotel Meli Palace
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Built like a Minoan palace, this exotic beachfront paradise is surrounded by palm trees, hibiscus, cacti, wild figs and olive trees.

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Sea Side Resort & Spa
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Resort in Agia Pelagia  
Sea Side Resort & Spa
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Mononautis beach is 80 meters from the hotel. Available are sun beds and umbrellas with extra charge.
What is between the hotel and the beach?
A road
Are the umbrellas and sun loungers free? No.
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Kriti Beach Hotel
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Kriti Beach Hotel
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Information about Beachfront Hotels in Crete

If waking up by the sound of ocean waves and a gentle sea breeze is your idea of a perfect holiday, there’s no doubt that you should look out for a beachfront hotel. There’s nothing more relaxing and invigorating than a clear view over the deep blue sea and stepping with your bare feet on a sandy beach as you step out of bed. The Greek island of Crete is famous for its over 1.000 km coastline and endless beaches with crystal-clear turquoise and deep blue waters.

Especially on the north coast, you’ll find countless hotels and holiday resorts that feature their own private beach or have direct access to some of the most popular beaches. Over 100 beaches in Crete have been awarded the Blue Flag, meeting the strict criteria of the best, most secure and cleanest beaches in the world. The northern Cretan coast is preferred by most seaside travellers not only due to its shallow waters and sandy beaches but also due to its proximity to the island’s airports and major cities. The beautiful towns of Chania, Rethymnon, Heraklion and Agios Nikolaos offer plenty of unique architecture, culture, cuisine and history to discover.

There are three areas in Crete that feature the most beachfront hotels, where one beachfront hotel is next to the other.

The first one is located at the western outskirts of Chania in the areas of Stalos, Agia Marina, Platanias and the beach that ends at Kissamos village, featuring breath-taking landscapes of turquoise waters merged with white and pink sand, surrounded by a rough vegetation of herbs and plants.

The second most popular beachfront hotel location in Crete is the area between Heraklion Town and Agios Nikolaos at the beach-side resorts of Hersonissos, Malia and Stalis. Within a scenic setting between marinas, boats, wild nightlife, Caribbean-like beaches, traditional Greek village charm and panoramic views, you can enjoy all the amenities a Greek seaside holiday has to offer.

The third spot with plenty hotels on the beach is Rethymno Town and its eastern outskirts of Platanes, Adelianos Kampos and Sfakaki. The sandy beach extends for about 10km from Rethymno Town to Skaleta and most hotels offer direct access to the beach in from of them.

In southern Crete, the two villages with the most beachfront hotels are Plakia in Rethymnon Perfecture and Makry Gialos in Lasithi Perfecture.

In Travelmyth you can try hotel searches in a combination of categories. Many travellers combine the beachfront category with the luxury category. If this is the case, the best luxury beachfront hotels in Crete are found in Elounda.

With almost 600 beachfront hotels in Crete, the choices are unlimited and vary from basic apartments and bed-and-breakfast hotels to premium 5-star holiday resorts and villas. Time to find your favourite!
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