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Get an overview of this hotelUpscale hotel on the beach, with 4 outdoor swimming pools

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Location

Located in Platanias, this beachfront hotel is connected to the convention center and within 1 mi (2 km) of Platanias Square and Platanias Beach. Agia Marina Beach and Agioi Apostoloi are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Hotel Features

At Minoa Palace Resort & Spa, hit the beach, dine onsite at Elia, or enjoy a drink at one of the hotel's 2 poolside bars.

Room Amenities

All 254 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, LCD TVs with satellite channels, and conveniences like sofa beds and coffee makers. 24-hour room service, minibars, and hair dryers are among the other amenities available to guests.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Lie back and work on your tan with relaxing beach amenities like umbrellas and sun loungers. Bring your whole family to Minoa Palace Resort & Spa for summer fun including 4 outdoor swimming pools, a complimentary children's club, and a seasonal outdoor pool.

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 4 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at one of the 4 coffee shops/cafés. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include 2 poolside bars, a beach bar, and a swim-up bar. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This luxury hotel also offers a children's pool, an outdoor tennis court, and a spa tub. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Minoa Palace Resort & Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Total number of rooms - 254 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of poolside bars - 2 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 4 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Computer station 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 4 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Children's club 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Beach bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference center 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Free self parking 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Year Built 2002 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pools  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower only 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Free dial-up Internet access 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Elia - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Open daily.

Ta Nissia - This poolside theme restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves lunch only. Open daily.

Thalassa - This beach restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Galazio - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

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

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or fitness facility without adult supervision.

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

  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Scooter/moped rentals on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

Hotel Registry Number - 1042K015A0010001

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Minoa Palace
  • Minoa Palace Platanias
  • Minoa Palace Resort
  • Minoa Palace Resort Platanias
  • Minoa Resort
  • Minoa Palace Hotel Platanias
  • Minoa Palace Resort & Spa Platanias, Crete - Chania
  • Minoa Palace Resort And Spa

We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Travelife, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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