Welcome to Porto Elounda
A world class, five-star resort with outstanding leisure and family facilities at your disposal all year round (01/08 EP)\n\nLocation\nWhen arriving at Elounda, the first view from the hilltop is a panorama of the Bay of Mirabello, where the foreground is dominated by the porto elounda DE LUXE RESORT and the green expanse of its golf course. Designed with respect to the architectural tradition of the land, this unique complex is an oasis of recreation comprised of the hotel, the village square with shopping arcade, and numerous restaurants and bars. \nThe village of Elounda is at 3 km and the town of Agios Nikolaos at 7 km from the resort.\n\nDistance\n3 kms to city centre\n68 kms to the nearest airport (heraklion international airport)\n10 minute walk to the nearest bus stop\nClose to the beach\n\nRooms\nPorto Deluxe rooms spacious rooms with sitting corner, comfortable bathrooms, large balconies or terraces, offering fantastic views across the Aegean Sea. The rooms have air-conditioning/heating, mini-bar, TV, safe deposit box and hairdryer. The en-suite marble bathroom has music from the TV and a telephone in line with the room. Balconies/terraces are furnished with comfortable teak furniture and are surrounded by blooming planters.\n\nRestaurant\nBreakfast and table d hote dinner are served in the Nafsika restaurant, with wonderful views across the bay. During summer, Mediterranean and Cretan a la carte dining is available in the olive grove of Elies restaurant, while lunch is served in high season, at Odysseus tavern, right on the waters edge, with a selection of fresh seafood and Greek dishes. \nThe a la carte restaurants of sister properties elounda mare hotel and elounda peninsula ALL SUITE HOTEL are also at the guests disposal. \nThe Kirki Bar, with its delightful views across the bay, is the perfect place for aperitifs and cocktails, while the beautiful Beach Bar is in a swinging mood with drinks and snacks served throughout the day.\n\nExterior\nFrom the main building, a path leads through the magnificent gardens down to the private sandy beach.\nBehind the Blue Flag-awarded beach lies Playiada, a Greek village square covered by a robust wooden pergola. It is the ideal location for taking shade during the day and for theme festivities in the evening. A variety of boutiques, including jewelers, fashion and beach wear, as well as an art gallery and souvenir shop are to be found there, not to mention the lovely Chapel of Prophet Elias. \nNear the private beach there is a freshwater swimming pool with children paddling pool. Sunbeds and umbrellas are available at the beach and at the pool, free of charge.\nBetween the main building and the beach lies the resorts private nine-hole par-3 golf course, available to the resorts guests only. Creatively designed with multiple tees, guests may choose to play the course as an 18-hole, as each hole has two playing options of varying difficulty. Additionally, the complex has practice nets and a 9-hole putting green. The PGA, who runs the Golf Academy and is fluent in English, organizes private tuition for golfers at all levels. The Pro Shop sells or rents all necessary equipment.\n\nLobby\nThe lobby is large and decorated in dark wood and marble.