St Nicolas Bay Resort Hotel an award-winning luxury resort located two kilometres from the charming town of Agios Nikolaos and set amidst olive groves and beautiful flower-filled gardens.
This exclusive hotel features the very highest standards of accommodation. Boasting breath-taking views over the gulf of Mirabello Bay, this elegant hotel offers a blue flag private beach and two large outdoor swimming pools, one of which is adults only plus a children's paddling pool. For guests to enjoy. In addition to its attractive Mediterranean style, St Nicolas Bay Resort ensures that guests experience first-class service, gourmet cuisine and a range of high-quality on-site facilities.
Exquisite use has been made of stone and marble in all guest bungalows and suites, which offer the additional luxury of Jacuzzi hot tubs baths and secluded sea-facing terrace gardens; most suites also feature a private pool (heated in the low season) with panoramic seafront view. The new 'Olives Sea' location set amongst a sea of olive groves and gardens offers a variety of secluded suites with striking harbour and sea views, many with private pools perfect for adults, small families and groups of friends.
Thalassa villas offers a design to inspire with elegance and contemporary style immersed within the setting of traditional Cretan architecture features a hydro jet private swimming pool, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and can sleep up to 5 people + an infant. Each offering a living room, indoor and outdoor dining area and a fully equipped kitchen, luxury amenities and elevated benefits.
With a number of restaurants available in St Nicolas Bay, guests can indulge in a variety of culinary delicacies. Dining options include the Minotaure Restaurant, particularly recommended for Asian sushi and international gourmet cuisine with romantic candlelit dining under the stars and soulful jazz and small bands creating the perfect ambiance, the Greek Kefenion where guests dine in an authentic Greek courtyard under the stars close to a quaint whitewashed chapel at the water's edge where local produce, seasonable herbs and vegetables are cultivated from the resorts own organic gardens along with fresh seafood from the Mirabello Bay.
The Blue Bay restaurant offers an al a carte lunch menu or something light from the all-day dining options whilst making the most of glorious panoramic views over the bay.
For some alone time, Poseidon Spa offers a secluded hideaway in which a range of treatments act to relax and revitalise the body. With a range of treatments available there is something to suit all who visit, treatments include face and body massages, seawater treatments, Turkish baths and a sauna and indoor heated pool. Adults can continue their daily exercise in the new semi-open air gym, or take part in complimentary yoga classes in a new outdoor yoga space, there are also new Jogging routes, walk or run whilst soaking up the glorious views.
Escape the hotel for a while and go on a boat excursion to explore deserted beaches or take a fishing trip and see what delicacies you can catch. Try out a variety of water-based activities at the hotel's water sports centre. For those looking for a more cultural activity the St Nicolas Bay hotel's art gallery provides the perfect location to enjoy the work of local artists.
A children's club run by the hotel puts on a range of activities to entertain children from 4-11 years of age throughout the day, with a new semi-open playground where children can enjoy nature allowing parents time to enjoy some much-deserved down time. New Teenagers Club, with fun games available: billiards, darts, table tennis, and mini football, playstation, TV lounge.
A member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World.
A Classic Collection Holidays Preferred Partner hotel.
- Children's pool
- Fitness room
- Indoor heated pool
- Interconnecting rooms
- Kids club (supervised)
- On-site Watersports
- Outdoor pool
- Spa/Wellness centre
- Wifi in public areas
One Bedroom Club Suite with Private Pool Sea View contains a :, Air Conditioning, Balcony or Terrace, Hairdryer, Jacuzzi Bath, Mini Bar (payable locally), Nespresso Machine, Private Pool, Safe (no charge), Separate Lounge, Separate Shower, Telephone, Television, Wifi (no charge)
Twin or Double Limited Sea View contains a :, Air Conditioning, Balcony or Terrace, Hairdryer, Mini Bar (payable locally), Nespresso Machine, Safe (no charge), Shower, Telephone, Television, Wifi (no charge)
Classic Junior Suite Sea View contains a :, Air Conditioning, Balcony or Terrace, Bath or Shower, Hairdryer, Mini Bar (payable locally), Nespresso Machine, Safe (no charge), Sitting Area, Telephone, Television, Wifi (no charge)
Classic Suite Sea View contains a :, Air Conditioning, Balcony or Terrace, Hairdryer, Jacuzzi Bath, Mini Bar (payable locally), Nespresso Machine, Safe (no charge), Separate Lounge, Some with Separate Shower, Telephone, Television, Wifi (no charge)
Classic Studio Private Pool Sea View contains a :, Air Conditioning, Hairdryer, Jacuzzi Bath, Mini Bar (payable locally), Nespresso Machine, Private Pool, Safe (no charge), Sitting Area, Telephone, Television, Terrace, Walk-in Shower, Wifi (no charge)
Olives & Sea Two bedroom Suite Private Pool Sea & Harbour View contains a :, Air Conditioning, Bath, Hairdryer, Mini Bar (payable locally), Nespresso Machine, Open-plan Sitting area, Private Pool, Safe (no charge), Telephone, Television, Varanda, Walk-in Shower, Wifi (no charge)
Club Studio with Private Pool Sea View contains a :, Air Conditioning, Balcony or Terrace, Hairdryer, Jacuzzi Bath, Mini Bar (payable locally), Nespresso Machine, Open-plan Sitting area, Private Pool, Safe (no charge), Separate Shower, Telephone, Television, Wifi (no charge)
Junior Suite with Hot Tub Sea View contains a :, Air Conditioning, Balcony or Terrace, Hairdryer, Hydro-massage Bath, Jacuzzi bath or walk in rain shower, Mini Bar (payable locally), Nespresso Machine, Safe (no charge), Telephone, Television, Wifi (no charge)
This new restaurant Veranda boasts beautiful views of the pool with exquisite surroundings creating a tranquil atmosphere. The restaurant boasts delicious cuisine and an extensive wine list. Enjoy local and international cuisine in addition to a selection of specialties from the open-kitchen corner.
Breathe in the relaxing sea breeze as you enjoy breakfast on this charming terrace. Guests can gaze at the beautiful views over Mirabello bay whilst tasting the variety of foods served in the American style buffet including hot dishes, freshly baked bread, pastries, cheeses, local fruits and vegetables. There is also a corner featuring authentic products or specialties.
The Blue bay beach restaurant treats diners to exquisite Mediterranean and Asian dishes. With uninterrupted views of Mirabello bay guests can sit and enjoy the all-day menu which includes healthy salads, snacks, vegetarian dishes and daily specials. Cocktails and snacks are served by the pool and on the beach throughout the entire day.
Located by the pool enjoy this exclusive spot creating the perfect atmosphere for a romantic candlelit dinner whilst gazing at the stars. Innovative fine dining cuisine is served with international and Asian dishes coupled with a rich international wine collection and live piano music / live orchestra performances (twice/ week)
Experience Cretan hospitality and authentic Cretan cuisine in this hearty traditional restaurant. Greek Night (once/week): An authentic experience with traditional dances and live music.
Soft piano music plays as the day draws to a close. Socialise and enjoy company whilst gazing on the glorious sunset, best enjoyed with your favourite drink.
For a more exciting and innovative cocktail the Bonatsa bartenders concoct a delicious array of flavours to delight you senses. The bar plays trendy music, a perfect place to spend the evening at the waters edge.
The water sports centre offers guests a range of water sports such as water skiing, windsurfing, banana boat and Jet skis. Enjoy a 2 hour sunset cruise around Agios Nikolaos or a half day cove trip with some of the boat excursions on offer. Jogging Routes at St. Nicolas Bay Jogging routes through our expansive olive tree grove and our beautiful herb gardens
No luxury holiday is complete without replenishing and de-stressing at the spa. At St Nicholas Bay the Poseidon Spa creates a truly relaxing and revitalizing experience. The spas face and body treatments are complemented by highly trained therapists and excellent high quality products. Try the superb range of programs such as anti-ageing, aromatherapy and skin scare. Fresh seawater is said to provide several benefits for wellbeing and is used with this philosophy at Poseidon spa. Blending this with the benefits of natural environmental design offers ultimate relaxation and clarity. Dedicated to peace, harmony and tranquillity the spa offers a wonderful range of treatments to restore mind, body and spirit. Facilities include: • Indoor heated pool with hydro jet bubble seats and a relaxation area. • Marble Turkish steam baths and Sauna • ‘Aphrodite’s bath, a seafront treatment cave for 2 with seawater thalasso therapy pool. • Stone suite, a massage room for two with a private built-in jacuzzi, steam bath and sauna. • The Blue Room, massage room with a private veranda overlooking the Mirabello Bay. Beauty Salon Services include facials, makeup, waxing, manicures, pedicures, and hair styling.
St Nicholas Bay welcomes families and children with the hotels mini club running every day 10am – 6pm. The complimentary programme welcomes children age 4 – 11 years with fully qualified and dedicated staff. Children under 4 are welcome but must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. A babysitting service can be provided by the resort at a fee (advance booking it required). New Children’s Playground immersed in nature, semi-open-air New Teenagers Club with fun games available billiards, darts, table tennis, and mini football, playstation, TV lounge Our fully serviced private beach has been given the EU Blue Flag rating. The protected sandy cove is ideal for kids and parents. Young children can also enjoy our seawater paddling pool.
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St Nicolas Bay Resort Hotel & Villas
PROPERTY TYPE: Hotel
NEAREST AIRPORT: Heraklion International Airport
TRANSFER TIME: Approx 60 minutes
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