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Overview of Kalypso Cretan Village Resort & Spa

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Private beach, beach shuttle, sun-loungers, beach umbrellas
Indoor pool, 3 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas
Indoor pool, 3 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, free cots/infant beds

Kalypso Cretan Village Resort & Spa

4 out of 5
Guests rated this property 3.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • All-inclusive

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationDamnóni Beach18 min walk
    Popular LocationPlakias Beach10 min drive
    Popular LocationPalgramnos10 min drive
    AirportChania (CHQ-Ioannis Daskalogiannis)120 min drive

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Standard Room, Sea View

No guest room rating
  • 269 sq ft
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Family Room, Sea View

No guest room rating
  • 377 sq ft
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Triple Room, Sea View

No guest room rating
  • 269 sq ft
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 Single Beds

About this area


Located in Agios Vasileios, Kalypso Cretan Village Resort & Spa is in a rural area and on a private beach. Monastery of Preveli and Late Minoan Cemetery at Armenoi are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Preveli Beach and Frangokastello Beach. Make sure you don't miss outdoor adventures like mountain biking, rock climbing and hiking/biking trails.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Damnóni Beach - 18 min walk
  • Plakias Beach - 10 min drive
  • Palgramnos - 10 min drive
  • Kleisidi - 21 min drive
  • Ammoúdi - 21 min drive

Getting around

  • Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis) - 109 min drive


  • Main Restaurant Buffet — 1 min walk
  • A la Carte Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Taverna Violakis - 8 min drive
  • Lamon Snackbar - 8 min drive
  • Taverna Mesogeios - 8 min drive

About this property

Kalypso Cretan Village Resort & Spa

4-star hotel with pools, private beach and full-service spa
Catch some rays on Kalypso Cretan Village Resort & Spa's private beach or spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. All 122 rooms provide in-room free WiFi, balconies and sofa beds. TVs, minibars and hairdryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Kalypso Cretan Village Resort & Spa offers 122 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Rooms open to balconies. This Agios Vasileios hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with an indoor pool. In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool, other recreational amenities include a private beach, an outdoor tennis court, a spa tub and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Vassiliki has 2 treatment rooms and outdoor treatment areas. Services include facials, body scrubs, body treatments and manicures and pedicures. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a steam room and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open selected days.

All-inclusive details

All-inclusive room rates at Kalypso Cretan Village Resort & Spa are available. These rates are higher because they include on-site food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi, Wired Internet (EUR 3 (for 6 hours)

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Local area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 7:30 AM–10:00 AM
  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 beach bar, 1 poolside bar and 1 bar

Things to do

  • 3 outdoor pools
  • Arcade/games room
  • Basketball
  • Bike rentals
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Children's pool
  • Fishing
  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Playground
  • Sauna
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room
  • Volleyball

Family friendly

  • 3 outdoor pools
  • Arcade/games room
  • Children's pool
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Corner/local shop
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Sofa bed


  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Corner/local shop
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Greek
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Russian


  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Private beachfront location


  • 2 treatment rooms
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Sauna
  • Spa open selected days
  • Steam room
  • Turkish bath/hammam


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Beach towels
  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Sofa bed


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels


  • 18-inch TV

Food and drink

  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony


  • Desk
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Turndown service

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Check-in from 2 PM - 5:30 AM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets stay for free
Dogs and cats welcome
1 per room (up to 11 lbs/5 kg)
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.00 per accommodation, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: EUR 3 (for 6 hours, rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 55 per person (one way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: EUR 0.00 (one-way), (up to 2 years old)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a security system and a first aid kit

We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 500, due to national regulations; for further details, please contact the property using the information in the booking confirmation
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions; guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Kalypso Cretan Village
Kalypso Cretan Village Agios Vasileios
Kalypso Cretan Village Resort
Kalypso Cretan Village Resort Agios Vasileios
Kalypso Resort
Kalypso Cretan Village Resort Spa
Kalypso Cretan ge Agios Vasil
Kalypso Cretan Village & Spa
Kalypso Cretan Village Resort & Spa Hotel
Kalypso Cretan Village Resort & Spa Agios Vasileios
Kalypso Cretan Village Resort & Spa Hotel Agios Vasileios

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Rating 5 - Excellent. 16 out of 110 reviews
5 - Excellent 15%
Rating 4 - Good. 50 out of 110 reviews
4 - Good 45%
Rating 3 - Okay. 20 out of 110 reviews
3 - Okay 18%
Rating 2 - Poor. 13 out of 110 reviews
2 - Poor 12%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 11 out of 110 reviews
1 - Terrible 10%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Heaven on earth
Kalypso village is amazing hotel with friendly staff and very unique location! All staff- from cleaning ladies to general manager are lovely and always willing to assist. I never been to the hotel that from first moment you feel like home and all staff like your friends! You can find other nice hotels on the coast but The hospitality that we experienced at Kalypso is something special! We are wishing you all successful season and can’t wait to visit you again! Thank you for a lovely holiday
Stayed 1 night in May 2019

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
The location of Kalypso and its Pirate Fjord are just splendid! Great food, clean rooms and good WiFi. We will come back for sure.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2018

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Kalypso, Plakias
Our stay at Kalypso in October 2018, was very good. We really used the hotel as a base for the local area, you need to be aware that it is not in walking distance from Plakias and about 40 minutes walk from the nearest beaches, so a hire car is essential. Plakias is 8 Euro each way in a taxi. We had an initial problem in that due to a recent storm, the hotel was overbooked. This resulted in us being allocated a poor standard room for a night. This was rectified the next day. The initial receptionist was helpful, but just showed us the room without telling us why it was so bed, resulting in our request to be upgraded to what we had booked. All other staff in the hotel were very good and friendly. Our new room was great, cleaned daily, with a sea view and a balcony. The bed was comfortable. We did not use the pools, but swam a few mornings in the lagoon area, which again was good. I cannot comment on the hotel entertainment. I would not use the hotel again, due to the need for taxis if you are to have a drink in one of the local village restaurants as 16 Euro is a big increase on a 30 to 50 Euro meal.
Stayed 7 nights in Oct 2018