Project Description

This summer Amirantes celebrate 10 years of the iconic Resort. Famous the world over for authentic hospitality and devotion to the art de vivre. Indulge in the celebrations with specially designed events throughout the season.

Designed in keeping with the grand palaces of the Minoan kings, Amirandes is an exclusive beachside resort that epitomises Crete’s most inspiring features: beautiful architecture, warm hospitality, excellent cuisine and stunning land and seascapes. Just 20 minutes from Heraklion Airport, the Resort also offers good sea links and is just a short drive from attractions including the Palace of Knossos and Crete Golf Club.

Themed around the lagoons that swirl through its centre, the Resort’s 70,000 sq m expanse comprises six restaurants, private beaches, Elixir Spa with indoor pool, outdoor Olympic-size seawater pool, over 60 private pools and extensive children’s facilities. The 212 guestrooms feature indulgent details such as private gyms, home cinema and state-of-the-art bathrooms with colour-therapy and aromatherapy Jacuzzi bathtubs. Refined and considerate service mirrors the Resort’s meticulous attention to detail and utmost respect for the privacy of its guests.


• Stunning architecture, styled after Minoan palaces
• 2.000 m² palm-fringed lagoons, Olympic-sized pool, indoor pool & 60 private pools
• Impeccable, personalised VIP services
• Exclusive wide collection of deluxe guestrooms,
suites & villas with designers’ furniture & luxurious amenities
• Stretch of sandy beach and private villa beach
• A choice of 8 exceptional restaurants & bars including organic dining
• Extravagant Elixir Alchemy Spa with Ayurveda
• Grecoland Children’s Club
• Great sports facilities including 3 tennis courts, multi-sport area
• Amphitheatre for entertainment
• Voted top hotel in Crete
• Highly rated by guests

212 luxurious guestrooms, bungalows, suites & villas


  • The luxurious Superior Guestrooms offer all the comforts and amenities that set the standard at Amirandes; enjoy the panoramic view to the sea or the landscaped garden with a glass of wine on hand.
  • You feel immediately in heaven, as you relax in your living room at your very own One-Bedroom Grand Suite with such a breathtaking sea view!
  • A master bedroom suite, an elegant living room and a fabulous outdoor area with private pool on the beachfront. –Junior Presidential Villa
  • Dining & Parties in Crete   and special offers