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Greece, Crete Elounda Royal Spa Pool Villa

Swim, drink, eat, relax ... repeat

Described as the crown jewel of SLH property Elounda Gulf Villas & Suites Hotel, the enchanting Royal Spa Pool Villa is a long-time favourite of the world’s biggest VIPs. Covering an area of 350 square metres, the villa combines luxurious elegance with contemporary comfort, finished with solid wooden furniture, elegant soft furnishings and open living spaces. Each of the four bedrooms is finished to the highest standards and there is also a spacious lounge, dining area with fireplace, open plan kitchen, four stylishly decorated marble bathrooms, private infinity pool with stunning views, private gym room, sauna and steam bath.


The exterior space of the this private villa boasts a sun soaked terrace with a crescent shaped infinity pool offering magnificent views over the breath-taking Gulf of Mirabello. There is also not one but two stimulating Jacuzzi bathtubs and the pool temperature can be managed seasonally. Guests also have the space to eat, drink, sunbath and watch the sun rise or set from their private terrace.

In addition to the private sanctuary of the Royal Spa Pool Villa, you can also unwind under the hot Greek sun and enjoy Crete’s naturally clear waters at the Elounda Gulf Vuillas & Suites’ Private Beach Club. Well equipped with sun beds, luxurious sunshades and plush beach towels, it has everything a beach club should have and more. Located ten minutes’ drive from the villa, daily shuttle services are provided to the beach.

The local area of Elounda provides visitors with a typical Greek island experience - stunning beaches, an array of fresh seafood eateries in the colourful marina, boutique shops in the main square and spectacular scenery.

4 bedrooms / up to 8 people
Price from
EUR 18,025 for 7 nights
Open Seasons
April to October
  • Family friendly
  • By The Beach
  • {Honeymoon Romance
  • Private Pool
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Overlooking the Aegean
Sea and the Gulf of Mirabello,
70 kilometres from Crete's
Heraklion International Airport.



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  • Best local fine dining restaurant – For fresh catch of the day beautifully prepare head to Girogos.
  • Best casual restaurant – Lotus Eaters, located just off the main square with beautiful authentic food in a wonderful seafront setting. It’s family friendly and romantic!
  • Best restaurant for lunch – Ferryman Taverna, a charming little waterfront taverna with a relaxed and cosy feel. The menu is filled with authentically-Greek dishes – classics like stifado, beef meatballs, and lamb moussaka.
  • Best place for a sundowner – With uninterrupted views from the terrace why not enjoy a cocktail in the Jacuzzi as the sun goes down.
  • Best local bar – For a view of the harbour, a great people watching spot and delicious cocktails head to Babel.
  • Must see - Visit the island of Spinalonga. Spinalonga is also known as the Leper Island as that is where lepers from Crete and the rest of Greece were quarantined until 1957.
  • Must do – take in the local culture at Katafygio, known for its Cretan and Greek music nights and belly dancing sessions. The bar is just at the southern end of the Elounda waterfront in a former carob-processing plant.
  • Must try – The local Greek cuisine – the seafood in the area is simply beautiful!
  • Hidden secret – Take a short walk south of the main beach and harbour area and you’ll find yourself at the causeway connecting Elounda to Spinalonga Peninsula – from here you’ll see the only remains of the submerged ancient city of Olous.
  • Best time to visit for the weather – May to October for a sunshine break with almost zero chance of rain.
  • Best time to visit to avoid the crowds – Avoid July and August when the crowd numbers and temperatures are high!


Royal Spa Pool Villa: A unique private residence with floor to ceiling windows that perfectly frame the views of Spinalonga Island and the Gulf of Mirabello. The main feature of the villa is a large crescent shaped infinity pool with two built in Jacuzzis. The villa also has plenty of other internal features including air conditioning, private gym, sauna, steam bath and more of those magnificent panoramic sea views. For entertainment there is satellite television, DVD player. docking station and complimentary WiFi access throughout. Each of the four bedrooms has its own en suite bathroom, one has a King bed and the other three twin beds. Villa size: 350 square metres.

Services & Facilities



  • Butler service
  • Concierge
  • Room service
  • Security – 24 hour
  • Turndown service on request
  • Wedding service



  • Hamam/steam shower
  • Jacuzzi – two of them
  • Kitchen for professional or guest use
  • Lounge
  • Private garden
  • Privategym
  • Private pool
  • Private terrace
  • Sauna