The iconic Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa uncovers a destination brimming with rich history, intriguing culture and wild natural beauty. Summer 2021 awards travelers a new, ‘hotel within a hotel’ concept at the legendary resort, as well as thoughtfully-curated services showcasing timeless Cretan culture, unforgettable family experiences and amenities reflecting our current times.
THE “HOTEL WITHIN A HOTEL”
The Haven Collection offers unforgettable bespoke luxury experiences at the most exclusive suites and villas at Blue Palace Resort & Spa, overflowing with understated luxury, services and amenities for the most discerning guests. The Unique Suites and Amazing Private Villas are a privileged choice, offering the ambiance of a Mediterranean home, surrounded by a peaceful landscape, but with the services of a five-star resort.
The Haven Collection features authentic décor in the spacious accommodations, sparkling infinity pools, attentive personalized services, uncompromising privacy and emblematic sea views, all combined with the resort’s amazing beach experience. Guests enjoy a private breakfast with a wide variety of dishes served in an intimate pebble-mosaic courtyard, while at the Beach Haven, a dedicated private beach area, guests enjoy top-notch seafront service with views over crystal clear azure water. Booking at The Haven Collection includes the following:
-Complimentary From/To Airport Transfers (with bookings of 5 nights and more)
- 24h Luggage Liaison at the Airport
- Helicopter Arrival/Departure Arrangement Services
- In Suite/ Villa Check-in
- Early/ Late Check in/ out (subject to availability)
- Unpacking Services
- Complimentary Daily In-room Dining Offerings
- Complimentary Refill of Nespresso & Tea In-room
- Premium Mini-Bar – replenished daily
- Complimentary Laundry Services (max. 4 items/per stay – excluding dry clean)
- Premium Bath Amenities / Pillow Menu
- High-Tech Entertainment In-Room with B&O Speakers
- Streaming services – Netflix & Amazon Prime Video (Seamless access to accounts)
- Premium Wi-Fi Internet Access
- Dedicated The Haven Concierge
- Personal Greeting by the General Manager
- Elegant Welcome Box / Personalized Farewell Gift
- Resort Credit 150€ per stay (with booking of 7 nights and more)
- One Complimentary The Haven Lunch Experience (excluding drinks)
- Complimentary ‘Touch of Cretan Nature’ Spa Experience (25 min. - per adult / per stay)
- Complimentary Daily Morning Stretching or Yoga Sessions by the Beach (30 min.)
- Exclusive Discounts for Resort Experiences – 10% discount on Wine & Olive Oil Tasting & 5% on Water sport Activities
- Unique Discounts for Spa Services – 15% discount on all treatments & 5% discount on premium retail spa products
Blue Palace Resort & Spa welcomes families with new programs, activities and amenities creating a special environment to enjoy precious time together in a warm welcoming Greek island setting.
The clan can enjoy excursions aboard a traditional Caique fishing boat with BBQ on board, guided history tours of Spinalonga Island, and expeditions to the Palace of Knossos and the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion. Therino (open-air cinema) is a much-loved Greek tradition and the resort hosts family-friendly movie screenings on the beach under the stars, complete with cocktails for mom and dad and snacks for the kids.
Teens reign here, with a plethora of activities including water sports led by expert instructors including paddle boarding, fly-boarding, waterskiing and beginner and advanced diving classes. A new gaming area and chill out spot features air hockey, billiards, pong-pong and more. The resort’s superior WiFi will also appeal to the teen set so they don’t miss a thing and can share their experience with friends on their smart phone or laptop from anywhere on the property.
A special event designed with families in mind, is Blaze & Flames at the Isola Beach Club, a sumptuous beach side BBQ party complete with the freshest cuts of meats, grilled seafood, crisp salads, a variety of sides, refreshing cocktails and mocktails for the kids. The lively tone is set with beats by the resident DJs to get everyone in the mood to celebrate.
DESIGNER SWIM COLLABORATION
A dedicated Melissa Odabash boutique will open with timeless women’s swim and beachwear capturing the elegance of the Greek summer. As a former swimwear model, Melissa Odabash has an innate sense of what women want and the brand is known for its flattering and enhancing silhouettes offering pieces designed with clean lines and innovative textiles. The resort’s beach lifestyle concept shop, Apoella, showcases a vast selection of fashion from new generation Greek brands to international designers, offering a perfect addition to any resort wardrobe.
As many travelers continue working remotely, the resort invites guests for extended stays to shake up the monotony and work from their new home-away-from-home in paradise complete with modern technology and comfortable workspaces.
Accommodations are private sanctuaries just steps from the beach, with an abundance of sun-filled space and privacy as well as private pools and incredible sea views that will surely inspire a productive day. For the kids, private space is available to finish schoolwork on their own or to join dedicated on-property activities. Living life at Blue Palace provides the necessary tools, space and a range of services to achieve the utmost work-life balance.
A 21-night stay minimum is required with amenity highlights including:
- 20% on Room RateEnhanced Connectivity with Complimentary Access to Premium Wi-Fi
- Full Use of On-property Business Facilities such as Printing, Fax & Scanning EquipmentIT support
- Office stationery - Monitor, Printer, Keyboard, Mouse, Connecting Cables (upon request)Supervised Kids’ Activities (Our Kid’s Club operates 09:30-18:00, for children up to 12 years old)
- Complimentary Access to Board Meeting Rooms (upon request & subject to availability)10% discount on Laundry Services
- 10% discount for In-Room Service Orders5% discount on Mini Bar
- 15% discount on Spa Treatments for the Ultimate Winding Down & Salon Services to be ready for any Video CallAccess to Fitness Center
- 5% Discount on Water sport Activities for Children
Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa features 199 rooms and 52 luxurious suites with rates starting from 237€ to 8,500€ per night, including tax and buffet breakfast.