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Minoa Palace Resort & Spa

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Indoor pool, 4 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
On the beach, sun-loungers, beach umbrellas, beach towels
On the beach, sun-loungers, beach umbrellas, beach towels
Indoor pool, 4 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Indoor pool, 4 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers

Overview of Minoa Palace Resort & Spa

Minoa Palace Resort & Spa

5.0 star property
Luxury Platanias hotel with full-service spa, connected to the convention centre

9.2/10 Superb

262 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
Map
Palea Ethniki Odos Kissamou Chanion, Agias Marinas, Platanias, Crete Island, 730 14
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • On the beach
  • 4 restaurants and 2 poolside bars
  • Full-service spa
  • 4 outdoor pools and indoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach sunloungers
  • Beach towels
For families
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Playground on site
  • Cable/satellite TV service
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • On the beach
  • Agia Marina Beach - 2 min drive
  • Old Venetian Harbor - 44 min drive
  • Port of Souda - 17 min drive

Getting around

  • Chania (CHQ-Ioannis Daskalogiannis) - 40 min drive
  • Bus station shuttle (surcharge)

Restaurants

  • Vanilia - 2 min walk
  • Kyano Beach Restaurant - 4 min walk
  • Therino Family Restaurant - 6 min walk
  • Mythos Restaurant - 7 min walk
  • Drosia - 7 min walk

About this property

Minoa Palace Resort & Spa

At Minoa Palace Resort & Spa, you can spend time at the beach enjoying beach umbrellas, beachside drinks and sunloungers, plus activities such as scuba-diving, snorkelling and parasailing are nearby. There's plenty of fun with the 4 outdoor pools and indoor pool, and guests in the mood for pampering can visit the spa to indulge in hot stone massages, facials and body scrubs. Elia, one of 4 restaurants, serves breakfast and dinner. Other highlights at this luxurious hotel include 2 poolside bars, a bar/lounge and a fitness centre. Fellow travellers say good things about the pool and helpful staff.

Languages

English, French, German, Greek, Italian

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 254 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2 PM until midnight
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Children

  • Babysitting*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Parking

  • Free secured on-site self-parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Transfers

  • Bus station shuttle*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast each morning 7:30 AM–10:30 AM
  • 4 restaurants
  • 2 poolside bars
  • 4 coffee shops
  • Bar/lounge
  • Beach bar
  • Swim-up bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • 24-hour room service
  • Snack bar/deli

Travelling with children

  • Children's pool
  • Playground
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Local/corner shop

What to do

  • On the beach
  • Tennis
  • Yoga classes
  • Volleyball
  • Scooter/moped hire
  • Shopping
  • Free use of nearby fitness centre
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Scuba-diving nearby

Working away

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Computer station
  • Conference centre

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Bike hire
  • Beach sunloungers
  • Beach towels
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Facilities

  • 2 buildings/towers
  • Built in 2002
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas
  • Fitness centre
  • 4 outdoor pools
  • An indoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Sauna
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Greek
  • Italian

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • LCD television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dressing gowns and slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Turndown service
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Balcony or patio
  • Individually decorated

Freshen up

  • Shower only
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Spa

The on-site spa has massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include hot stone massages, facials, body scrubs and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is open daily.

Dining

Elia – This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner.
Ta Nissia – This poolside theme restaurant specialises in Italian cuisine and only serves lunch. 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 specialises in Mediterranean cuisine and only serves dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Awards and affiliations

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

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 4.00 per accommodation, per night

Optional extras

  • Late checkout can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)

Children & extra beds

  • Babysitting is available for an extra charge

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or fitness facility without adult supervision
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a security system and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts credit cards and cash.

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 500 owing to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information on the booking confirmation.

Also known as

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
Minoa Palace Resort Spa
Minoa Palace & Spa Platanias
Minoa Palace Resort & Spa Hotel
Minoa Palace Resort & Spa Platanias
Minoa Palace Resort & Spa Hotel Platanias

Frequently asked questions

Is there a pool at Minoa Palace Resort & Spa?
Yes, there are 4 outdoor pools, an indoor pool and a children's pool.
Are pets allowed at Minoa Palace Resort & Spa?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Minoa Palace Resort & Spa?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Minoa Palace Resort & Spa?
You can check in from 2 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability).
What is there to do at Minoa Palace Resort & Spa and nearby?
Practise your swing on the tennis courts. Additional recreation on-site includes volleyball and yoga. Indulge in a treatment at the spa, soothe your senses in the hot tub or go for a swim in one of the 4 outdoor swimming pools. Minoa Palace Resort & Spa also has 2 poolside bars and a sauna, as well as a steam room and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Minoa Palace Resort & Spa?
Yes, there are 4 on-site restaurants, featuring beachfront dining, Italian cuisine and ocean views. Nearby restaurants include Kyano Beach Restaurant (4-min walk), Therino Family Restaurant (6-min walk) and Mythos Restaurant (7-min walk).
Does Minoa Palace Resort & Spa have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a balcony or patio.
What's the area around Minoa Palace Resort & Spa like?
Minoa Palace Resort & Spa is located on the waterfront, a short 12-minute walk from Platanias Square and 3 minutes' walk from Platanias Beach. Travellers love the hotel's prime location.

Overall score and ratings

9.2

Superb

9.5/10

Cleanliness

9.2/10

Staff & service

9.1/10

Amenities

9.3/10

Property conditions & facilities

9.1/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

Judith, 2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great stay
Everything was great as we expected to be. All staff was helpful and friendly all the time. I would only recommend to have the gym open without the need of an appointment.
Andreas, 4-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

The pools were good.
Mohammad, 2-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

With direct access to the beach, with two swimming pools, friendly with children, two buffet breakfasts, near to souvenir stores. ideal for convention meetings.
Pedro, 3-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Spacious, clean, friendly, lovely breakfast, great location
sally, 5-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Superb!
Gerard, 3-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Amazing! The staff were so lovely, couldn’t be more helpful ! The rooms were spacious and beds were comfy, the pools were excellent and great breakfast buffet. Anything we needed from rental car to taxis was done by reception for us which was super helpful!
Isabel, 10-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

uri, 2-night trip
Verified Orbitz guest review

10/10 Exceptional

My husband and I were here on our honeymoon, The staff wes extremely nice, the room was comfortable, the pool and poolside is beautiful and nice to spend the afternoon. Breakfast was very fresh and tasty. There's a lot of good restaurants in the area. Overall we had a great experience in the hotel.
8-night romance trip
Verified Travelocity guest review

10/10 Exceptional

About 15 minute drive to Chania. Nice beach. Great food
4-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review