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Elounda Gulf Villas


Elounda Gulf Villas

Elounda, Agios Nikolaos, Crete Island, Greece



Check-in time is at 3pm.
Check-out time is at 11am.
Linen (bed sheets and towels) is up to guest’s preference.
Daily turndown service is available on request and up to guest’s preference.
Breakfast is a la carte and also available via room service delivery.
Minibar content is removed but available via room service upon request.
Stationery and collateral are removed from the room.

Guests will undergo temperature checks upon arrival
Now more than ever your health and safety is our primary
concern. Our key aspiration is to offer you and your loved
ones a safe holiday, complying with directives imposed by
the Greek State and the World Health Organization, without
compromising on your experience while staying with us.
Below you will find the EGV “We Care” Safety Plan which offers
useful information regarding your upcoming holiday at our family owned and run boutique Villa-Hotel.
care by EGV Team Members
Trained and certified by the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Crete
Aware of how the Covid-19 virus is transmitted and are able to provide information to the Guests
Trained on cleaning, disinfecting practices and on following
personal hygiene rules
Provided with PPE Undergo thermal screening daily
care upon arrival
• Luggage disinfected upon arrival
• Implementation of physical distancing across all public areas
• Buggy capacity limited to Guests staying in the same Suite/Villa
• Buggy drivers wear PPE
• All buggies disinfected after each use
• New Check-in time at 3pm and check out time at 11am
• Comfortable check-in procedures with safe distances
• Option of check-in outdoors
• All key cards disinfected before given to the Guests
• EGV Team members wear PPE and greet Guests without shaking hands
• Card payment strongly recommended, POS equipment disinfected after each use
• Frequent disinfection of Reception high touch points during the day
• Sanitizing station available for Guests’ use
• Visible safety signage and information leaflet available
• A medical kit available
Public areas
• Implementation of improved disinfection and deep cleaning practices (public areas, main entrance, reception, door handles, counter tops, tables, handrails and other high-frequency touch points will be sanitized and disinfected frequently during the day)
• Sanitizing stations available throughout the public areas
• All air-conditioning units have received enhanced maintenance
• Non-residents not allowed in the Hotel premises during 2020 Season
• The highest standards of cleaning and sanitization carried out in each Villa/
Suite. The approved cleaning products from the global hygiene expert
Ecolab® are used following the directive by the Greek State
• Hand sanitizers available in all Villas/Suites
• Villas/Suites receive additional cleaning upon Guests’ departure, paying
particular attention to most frequent touch points
• The frequency of Villas/Suites housekeeping will be at Guests’ discretion
and kept to the minimum possible. Every day housekeeping not allowed.
• Laundry, bedding, and linens washed at 70 Celsius temperature to ensure
• Villas/Suites sanitized and sealed before the Guests’ arrival
• Every object such as extra pillows, bedding, and shared multi-purpose
items removed from the Villas/Suites making them only available upon
Guest’s request
• The coffee & tea amenity available in the Villas/Suites, disinfected prior to check-in and after check-out
• Fully pre-stocked mini-bars are suspended
• Electronic devices, such as remote controls, wrapped in one-use covers and sanitized
• Furniture upholstery cleaned
• All a/c units received enhanced maintenance
Food & Beverage
• The Hotel is certified with HACCP (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points), an internationally recognized method of identifying and managing food safety related risks
• Breakfast service offered a la carte at the Argo Restaurant
• Room Service offered at no service charge and private dining options available upon request
• Spacious outdoor sitting available
• Daphni a la carte Restaurant remains closed
• EGV Team members wear PPE
• Digital menus available for Guests to view on personal mobile devices. Printed menus available on request only.
• The indoor restaurant area always open to maintain fresh air circulation
• Drinks accompanied with pre-packed bar snacks.
Elixir Spa Gallery
• The Gym facility available by appointment only can be used by only one Guest per appointment (family members can use the space at the same time)
• Disinfection of all gym equipment after every use
• Sanitizing station available
• All massage and spa therapies available with a reservation only and take place at the Guests’ Villa/Suite
Main pool area & Private beach club
• Increased pool water quality controls in place
• Limited capacity at the main pool (1 Guest per 5 sq.m)
• Sunbeds sanitized after each use
• Safe distance of 2 meters between each set of sunbeds
• Water sports available on the Private Beach Club upon request
• Food menu at the Private Beach Club available in electronic form.
Printed menu available upon request.
EGV Cool Kids Club
• EGV Cool Kids Club operates only outdoors
• Playground and outdoor area is shaded
• All activities are adjusted and equipment disinfected after use
• Junior Guests accepted upon reservation only
• Baby sitting services take place with our childcare specialists
wearing PPE and following protocol procedures.
Back of the house
• Increased cleaning focusing on high-touch areas like associate entrances, rooms and offices
• Health and Safety reminders placed in critical areas
Extra health care measures
• Appointed Doctor trained and qualified for Covid-19 available 24-hours
• Teamed up with private medical Covid-19 certified expert
• Molecular Covid-19 testing available for any Guests or employees feeling unwell
• The Hotel has been certified by the Greek State with the HEALTH FIRST certificate.


Property Location Located in Agios Nikolaos, Elounda Gulf Villas is a 3-minute drive from Alykes of Elounda and 7 minutes from Hiona Beach. This 5-star hotel is 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from Lake Voulismeni and 2.1 mi (3.3 km) from Elounda Windmills.
Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 33 guestrooms featuring microwaves and Smart televisions. Rooms have private furnished balconies or patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and bathrobes.
Amenities Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. After a day at the private beach, you can enjoy other recreational amenities including an outdoor pool and a spa tub. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).
Dining Grab a bite at Argo Restaurant, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Relax with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. A complimentary full breakfast is served daily from 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM.
Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and dry cleaning/laundry services. For a surcharge, guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a ferry terminal shuttle.


HER - Heraklion Airport



  • Minibar
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Furnished balcony or patio
  • Free bottled water
  • Microwave
  • Towels provided
  • Free local calls
  • Linens provided
  • Pillow menu
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room playpen
  • Smart TV
  • In-room safe
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Free international calls
  • Guidebooks or recommendations
  • Satellite TV service
  • Non-Smoking
  • Premium TV channels
  • Free WiFi
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Slippers
  • No cribs (infant beds)

Property Amenities

  • Express check-in
  • Bar/lounge
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Poolside bar
  • Turkish bath/Hammam
  • Express check-out
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Private beach nearby
  • Outdoor pool
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Hair salon
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Concierge services
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Full-service spa
  • Free breakfast
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Steam room
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Sauna
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Children's club (free)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Wheelchair accessible – no
  • Free parking nearby
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Laundry facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Beach towels
  • Arcade/game room
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff
  • Year Built - 2000
  • Total number of rooms - 33
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1


Daphne Restaurant
Daphni is a gourmet and award winning sea view restaurant offering creations of exquisite gourmet Greek cuisine. The restaurant also serves a selection of Mediterranean dishes as well as international flavors to please the most demanding of palates. Daphni opening: 19:30-22:30 every other day, dress code: smart casual, open air, verandah


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Alykes of Elounda - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Hiona Beach - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Elounda Windmills - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Christian Basilica Poros Elounda - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Kolokýtha - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Spinalonga - 6.6 km / 4.1 mi
Plaka Beach - 7.7 km / 4.8 mi
Ammoúdi - 8.4 km / 5.2 mi
Spinalonga Castle - 8.9 km / 5.5 mi
Lake Voulismeni - 9.5 km / 5.9 mi
Ámmos - 10.4 km / 6.4 mi
Almiros - 10.8 km / 6.7 mi
Kitroplateía - 11.2 km / 7 mi
Port of Agios Nikolaos - 11.6 km / 7.2 mi
Panagia Kera Church - 17.5 km / 10.9 mi

The nearest airports are:
Nikos Kazantzakis Airport (HER) - 66.2 km / 41.2 mi
Sitia (JSH) - 75.4 km / 46.9 mi

The preferred airport for Elounda Gulf Villas is Nikos Kazantzakis Airport (HER).

  • Bicycle rentals
  • Boat launch
  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Helicopter/airplane sightseeing
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Horse riding/rental
  • Jet skiing
  • Motor boating
  • Mountain biking
  • Parasailing
  • Pilates classes/instruction
  • Sailing
  • Scooter/Moped Rentals
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water skiing
  • Windsurfing
  • Yoga classes/instruction