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Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant

  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant
  • Kreta Boutique Hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant

Western Crete Small Boutique-Hotel with 28 Suites. Only about 100 m from the sandy beach and the village Almirida in Western Crete. Modern and spacious suites 35 sqm in size ( offering breakfast buffet) , and attentive service allow for peace and relaxation in an authentic surrounding. The small boutique hotel is situated in hillside position overlooking the bay with stunning views across the mountains and down to the sea. The Blue Elephant Boutique Hotel comes with Studio-Suites with all conviniences and is a perfect starting point for families seeking exploring the outdoors and the nature reservers of western Crete. Some suites have direct pool-access or a private plunge pool.
Free parking, bar, restaurant with sea view. fitness senter, WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge, soundproof rooms, furnished terraces & balcony with loungers, beach towels.
For extra charge: Massage, Spa and steam bath. Like an amphitheater with 28 units overlooking the Aegean Sea. The small boutique hotel Almyrida Blue Elephant comes with modern design creates an atmosphere of real hospitality with comfort. The studio suites offer uninterrupted views of the Aegean Sea, individual infinity pools and a smoke-free environment.
The small boutique hotel is about 100 meters from the sandy beach and 30 km from the city of Chania. The small, manageable place Almyrida lies at the foot of the white mountains, which are still covered with snow until the end of April.
The most beautiful nature reserves in western Crete such as the lagoon of Balos (boat trip can be booked through us at kreta.com), the Samaria Gorge (hiking tour can be booked through us at kreta.com), the lagoon at Elafonissi and the dune beaches at Falassarna easily accessible here. There’s plenty of room to wander in western Crete: Samaria Groge in southwest of Crete. Established in 1962, it’s one of the country’s oldest national park, one of Europe’s longest gorge. The Imbros Gorge, Agia Irini Gorge the Omalos and AskifouTable Land. The Imbros Gorge trekking path creation was not only inspired by environmental concerns, but historic ones as well.

It really is something extra special about a waterside location. If it's a coastal break you fancy, this wonderful self catering Boutique Hotel with Suites in Almirida is a good choice for those who like small hotels in a well kept enviroment.
28 studio suites 35 sqm with sea view, shower, bathrobe, toilet, satellite TV (flat screen TV) slippers, hairdryer, longer, air conditioning, safe, tile / marble floor, free toiletries, soundproofing, each studio has its own entrance, sofa bed, extra long double bed over 2 m, balcony or terrace.
13 classic suites 35 sqm occupancy 2-3 pers.
with sea view, shower, bathrobe, toilet, satellite TV (flat-screen TV) slippers, hairdryer, fridge, air conditioning, safe, tile / marble floor, free toiletries, soundproofing, each studio has its own private entrance, sofa bed, extra long double bed over 2 m, balcony or terrace.

10 superior suites, 35 sqm
like the classic suites but with direct pool access (sharring pool), no extra sofa
3 premium suites with private plunge pool
Like the classic studio suites with private little plunge pool.
2 handicapped accessible studio suites
Breakfast Buffet
Crete is a huge island with a great history. We cannot show all excursion options here, but we can show the most important ones.
+ Visit the Monastery Agia TriadaThe Holy Trinity (Agia Triada) Monastery is probably the most impressive monastic complex of the final period of Venetian rule on Crete, due to both its scale and architectural form. The organic-olive oil of the Monastery Agia Triada has won many awards, there is a small Monastery Shop where you can buy this delicious organic olive-oil. The olive-oil of Agia Triada meets our standards from our online-shop greekmarketsquare.com you can purchase this organic olive oil in our online shop.

+ The nature reserve Balos Lagoonin western Crete. This day-cruise can be booked for extra charge 35 € per person

+The natural heritage monument The Olive Tree of Vouves Visit the natural heritage monument The Olive Tree of Vouves and the small Museum of Vouves. The tree ring analysis of this ancient tree demonstrated the tree to be at least 2000 years old, scientists from the University of Crete have estimated it to be 4,000 years old. Vouves is a mountain village in a beautiful green western Crete. + For swimming and snorkelling to the small rocky baAfrata The Bay of Afrata and its mountain Village Afrata is located in western Crete at the Rodhopou-Peninsula. Approximately 7 km from the larger coastal town kolimbari. Below the village is a path that leads to the pebble beach. This small pebble beach is popular with the locals offering best conditions for fishing and snorkelling.

+ The nature reserves the table Omalos Tableland in western Crete
and the Xyloskalo - Panorama-Restaurant with panorama view to the Samaria Gorge till the end of May the mountains are snow covered here , therefore this mountain range is called the "White Mountains". After a good dinner in the rustic restaurant at the fireside you taste the traditional delicious speciality of this region "Sfakiani Pita" and enjoy the organic tea of this region “malotira & dictamus”. These teas meet our standards from our online-shop greekmarketsquare.com you can purchase this organic teas in our online shop.

+ Visit the Botanical Park of Crete The Botanical Park consist of nearly 20 hectares full of fruit trees from all over the world, herbs, medicinal and ornamental plants in a park different from others, where the land’s formation and the region’s microclimate make it a paradise for hundreds of plants and animals!

+ South-Coast Tour for swimming and snorkelling and visiting the Monastery Chrissoskalitisa and the Lagoon Elafonissi
this excursion can be booked for an extra charge 35 € per person (if you don´t have a car)

+ Guided Tour western Crete hiking day-tour through the national park Samaria Gorge the oldest nature reserve of Crete. This excursion can be booked in advance for an extra charge 35 € per person

+ Guided Tour western Crete hiking day-tour through the Agia Irini Gorge This Gorge is part of the European Walking Path E4.

+Visit a traditional family run olive-press BIOLEA and one of the oldest Orthodox church Archangel. Michael Orthodox Church Archangel Michael. The mural painting is well preserved. The Church Archangel Michael is an example of great icon painting craftsmanship and it is associated with the 2nd Byzantine period.This church was excellent restored, the traditional mural painting was revived. Follow the lanes towards south in direction to the village Astrikas and the sign "BIOLEA". The family run olive-press produce one of the best organic olive oil of Crete. This olive-oil meets all standards of our online-shop greekmarketsquare.com you can purchase this organic olive oil in our online schop.

+ private boat excursion to Menies Beach from the harbour of Kolimbari. You can book this private boat-excursion on our website Kreta.com Crete is a huge island with a great history. We cannot show all excursion options here, but we can show the most important ones.
We took time to show you the best tours & trips with videos and pictures of Crete and we will be glad to plan your Crete-Holiday with you. We are not a call centre or an anonymous company. We are your personal experts for Crete and Greece since 1989!
Our goal is to meet your expectations so that you can realize your dream on Crete.
Send us a request with your preferences and you will get tailor-made proposals and trip ideas for your holidays on Crete. Take your time to make your trip a success. We are looking forward to your mail and thank you for your interest in visiting Crete. Do not be a stranger. Keep in touch with us. Kreta.com when it comes to plan your holidays on Crete.
free of charge: pool with loungers and parasols, pool / beach towels, for a fee : wellness, steam bath / hammam, spa & wellness center, fitness center, sauna.
The following excursions can we book in advance for you on this trip:
1. The day cruise to the nature reserve to the Lagoon Balos
2. The day hike through the Samaria Gorge
3. The day hike through the Agia Irini Gorge. This Gorge is part of the European Path E4.
4. The day cruise to the island of Santorin including sightseeing tour on Santorin
Send us a request with your preferences and you will get tailor-made proposals and trip ideas for your holidays on Crete.
Take your time to make your trip a success.
We are looking forward to your mail and thank you for your interest in visiting Crete. Do not be a stranger. Keep in touch with us. Kreta.com when it comes to plan your holidays on Crete.

Pre-Booking Bus -Transfer for : DAY CRUISE BALOS LAGOON Western Crete Highlight



Crete Day Cruise Adventure to the Nature Reserve Balos Lagoon

Day Tour to the nature reserve Lagoon Elafonissi



Experience the diversity of Crete´s countryside on a full-day trip to the nature reserve Elafonissi.

Hiking tour through the Samaria Gorge, the national park of Crete



Pre-booking: Hiking through Samaria Gorge.

Trekking Excursion Agia Irini Gorge incl.Transfer


Day Cruise from Crete to the Island Santorin with bus-transfer



Explore the natural beauty of the island Santorini by making this day-cruise-excursion

Pre-booking: Day-Trip Knossos & the Archaelogical Museum



Excursion sight seeing Knossos & the archaelogical Museum of Heraklion
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