Amirandes Exclusive Resort by Grecotel, Gouves, Crete, Greece
Hotel Amirandes Exclusive Resort by Grecotel is a 5-star hotel in Gouves on the northern coast of Crete. Located 23km from the city of Heraklion and its airport, it is not far from the famous archaeological site at the Palace of Knossos. Sitting on a magnificent stretch of pristine coastline that gently curves into two coves of golden sand lapped by clear, warm waters, the facilities here are truly fit for royalty. Inspired by the palaces of Minoan kings, the Amirandes mixes a classical look with modern comforts. This exclusive resort offers an unforgettable experience and the highest standards of Mediterranean luxury.
This luxury hotel provides guests with a stunning situation and an oasis of tranquility. The huge gardens contain an Olympic-sized pool, designated children’s pool and 3 tennis courts, all just footsteps from a private beach. Guests can wander through Grecotel Amirandes’ gardens whilst admiring sweeping panoramas. From golf maniacs to total amateurs, the Golf Academy at Amirandes. Featuring practice facilities including a chipping area and putting green. The Spa treatment list is endless, with body treatments, a beauty and hair salon to visit and 7 massage rooms. The hotel offers also: Watersports Centre (sailing, canoeing, kayak), 2 boutiques, Beauty centre, Fitness gym, Watersports, Library & internet corner, Grecoland Children’s Club, Outdoor amphitheatre.
The Amirandes offers 205 rooms – Set amid lush gardens, most of them with panoramic sea views. Elegant decor and deluxe fabrics adds a touch of opulence and expansive windows reveal captivating vistas. Some of the residences boast private pools. The superior double rooms have been tastefully furnished in a neutral palette. You’ll have a garden-view balcony or terrace for that extra outdoor space. You’ll also find air-conditioning, minibar, and a flatscreen TV included.
Τhe villas feature indulgent high tech details such as home cinema, private gyms & state-of-the-art bathrooms with colour therapy and aromatherapy Jacuzzi bathtubs.
With an array of 6 dining options and bars to suit all palettes, food lovers will be spoilt for choice as evening draws in. The “Xasteria” Cretan restaurant was honoured amongst the top 34 restaurants in Greece for “Best Greek Cuisine 2015″ in the Golden Toques & Greek Cuisine Awards 2015. The main restaurant offers international buffets open for breakfast and dinner, with healthy and vegetarian options also on offer. Guest can enjoy also Asian dining at the Blue Monkey.
Hotel Address: Gouves, Heraklion, Crete 711 10, Greece
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