Stylish and elegant, the Elounda Ilion Hotel boasts an enviable, elevated position on a picturesque hillside that affords stunning panoramic views of the Bay of Elounda. The area has a reputation for being one of the most idyllic and beautiful resorts in the Mediterranean. The nearest sandy beach is around a mile away and there is a small shingle cove just 200 metres from the hotel. Rooms are large, clean and exude class, while the focal point of the complex – a huge inviting pool – looks out across the sea and makes for relaxing days spent in the sun. The hotel boasts excellent facilities such as a games and pool table area, and good provision for children.
The Elounda Ilion Hotel is located in a quiet, secluded area, ideal for relaxing family holidays or romantic breaks for couples. The resort centre of Elounda is around a mile away and takes approximately half an hour to reach by foot, or a few minutes by taxi. There are a number of bars, restaurants and shops in Elounda as well as a picturesque harbour. Boat trips to the island of Spinalonga and the sunken city of Olounis can be arranged from here. The busier city of Agios Nikolaos is just under 4 miles away for those after lively nightlife. The nearest sandy beach is approximately a mile away.
The hotel offers 90 rooms, with 37 bungalows, 12 suites and 41 rooms. Rooms types include Standard Rooms sleeping 2 adults with a garden view, Doubles Rooms sleeping 2-3 people with a sea view, Superior Double Rooms sleeping 2-3 people with a sea view, Bungalows sleeping 2-3 people with a sea view, Superior Bungalows sleeping 2-3 people with a sea view, Family Rooms sleeping 2-4 people with a sea view, VIP Suite Panorama sleeping 2 people with a sea view and a Superior Family Suites sleeping 2-5 people, with two bedrooms and a sea view. Single rooms can be booked at a supplement.
Rooms all come with satellite TV, a mini bar, air conditioning unit, radio, telephone, hairdryer, safety deposit box, bathroom and WC, fridge and balcony or terrace.
The Elounda Ilion Hotel offers a great range of facilities, the centrepiece of which is the large, impressive fresh water swimming pool, surrounded by attractive decking with sun loungers that looks out across the bay. There is a restaurant serving delicious local and international dishes, as well as a main bar and poolside bar. Entertainment facilities are plentiful here, with a children’s playground, pool table, tennis court, mini golf course, TV lounge area and games room. Free Wi-Fi access is available in the lobby area, and currency exchange and push bike, motorbike and car rental can be arranged at the 24-hour reception.
Restaurants and Bars
- Main bar
- Poolside snack bar
Sports and Leisure
- Fresh water swimming pool
- Children’s pool
- Children’s playground
- Darts board
- Pool table
- Mini golf
- Table tennis
- Tennis courts
Children: There is good provision for children, with a children’s paddling pool, children play area, babysitting & early meals (on request) and highchairs available.