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Royal Blue Resort and Spa

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The Royal Blue Resort and Spa is a five-star luxury resort located in a tranquil area on the coast of northern Crete. Enhance your stay by choosing a room with a private pool or simply appreciate the hotel’s private beach and swimming pools with panoramic views. Guests have the choice of four bars and four restaurants serving top standard cuisine and refreshments. The Royal Blue Resort is a grand yet serene property with the charming town of Panormos only a short drive away.

How far is the nearest beach?

This hotel is located on the coast with its own private beach.

Distance from Airport

This hotel is located 65km from Heraklion Airport and 93km Chania airport.


The Royal Blue Resort offers a vast range of luxury room types, ranging from Superior Rooms to Royal Villas. Each room is elegant yet homely, ensuring every guest feels as comfortable as they would in their own home. All guest rooms feature air conditioning, a spacious private bathroom, tea and coffee station, satellite TV, internet connection, hairdryer, telephone, mini bar and safe.

A variety of views are available to choose from, alongside the options of shared pools (with the neighbouring room) and individual private pools as a lavish extra to your five-star experience.

## Please note that infants are only allowed in Family Suite Sea View. ##

Food & Drink

Eat like a local or experience fine dining, guests at the Royal Blue Resort are spoiled for choice with tastes and textures to suit every pallet. The Symposium restaurant uses locally produced ingredients to create rich and healthy Mediterranean/Cretan fused cuisine. For dining in the sunshine, head over to Kulinarium, the poolside restaurant serving lunch and dinner to sun worshippers every day. Elia and the Cave restaurant offer finer dining, with Elia providing local cuisine with an elegant touch, and Cave restaurant boasting a mythical atmosphere by the beach. Please note the Cave restaurant is Adults Only – perfect for a romantic date night.

Four bars are on site for guests to experience, including Meraki café where Greek coffee and delicious sweet treats can be savoured whilst watching sporting events on the big screen. Sip ice-cold refreshments at the Pool and Beach bar or enjoy a selection of 20 cocktails with friends at the Blue Time Lounge Bar. Wine enthusiasts will appreciate Enoteca wine cellar, holding 80 different labels ready to be paired with local cheeses, nuts and fruit.

Sports & Entertainment

Unwind on the hotel’s private beach with sunbeds and parasols ready to be used. Poolside sun worshippers will love the two swimming pools on the complex, which offer sun loungers with panoramic views. Relaxation is a priority at the Pure Senses Spa, the hotel’s on-site wellness centre which features a sauna, Turkish bath, indoor heated pool, massage treatment menu, facial treatment menu, relaxation lounge, beauty treatments, hairdresser and a fitness centre.

Take a break from relaxation and try out water sports on the beach or make use of the hotel’s tennis courts. Rent a mountain bike and explore the surrounding nature, or spend some time at the sailing centre located on the complex. Painting lessons and live cooking are also available at the hotel.


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Air Conditioning
  • Babysitting
  • Bar
  • Beach Bar
  • Doctors / Medical Centre
  • Entertainment
  • Golf
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Internet Access
  • Kids Club
  • Kids Playground
  • Mini Golf
  • Mini Market
  • Shops
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis Court(s)