We Love —
- This luxurious resort features chic, minimalist design and exceptional facilities.
- The St. Nicolas Bay Resort Hotel & Villas is ideally located in a secluded beach-front setting and only one mile from the town centre of Aghios Nikolaos the cosmopolitan summer Resort in Crete.
- Our members will stay in a Double Room Side Sea View, Deluxe Junior Suite Sea View or a Deluxe Suite Sea View on a Bed and Breakfast basis.
Customer reviews —
Book Now, Pay Later —
Booking 35 days in advance and spending over £500 per person? No need to pay in full today! Just select the 30% deposit option on our payment page (terms & conditions apply)
Your Destination —
This upmarket resort has a laid back atmosphere, with plenty of historical sites, splendid scenery and interesting daytrips to discover.
Must See Attractions:
Archaeological Museum of Aghios Nikolaos
Beautiful antiquities from the Minoan Civilization and the Palace of Zarkos east Crete.
Byzantine Church of Aghios Nikolaos
The oldest Byzantine Church in Crete 7th century with beautiful trescoes at the entrance of the Hotel.
The Plateau of Lassithi
The mountain of Lassithi and the Plateau of the Wind Mills with the cave Diktaion Andronwhere Zeus, King of Olympic Gods, was born.
Spinaloga island with the Venetian Castle
An abandoned former leper colony and home to a a fascinating Venetian fortress and gorgeous scenery.
Kri Kri Island
Just across the bay 2 miles from your hotel, lies this natural reserve home to the rare wild Cretan goat Kri Kri.
The ruins of Minoan Palace of Malia
The ruins of Minoan Palace of Malia and the excavation site.
The Byzantine Monastery of Toplou
The Byzantine Monastery of Toplou with famous icons collection unique in the world. Producer of excellent wine, Virgin Olive Oil and Cretan Raki.
Home of the legendary King Minos with the Labyrinth and the King's treasures at the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion. A unique collection of frescoes, paintings, jewellery of the Minoan civilization 2000b.c.
St Nicolas Bay Resort 5* —
Days can be as active or as relaxed as you wish - you could take a luxury sailboat trip around hidden sandy coves, try your hand at exciting watersports by the beach, or simply lounge by the infinity pool admiring the amazing views.
Numerous restaurants offer something to suit every mood, from intimate, candlelit affairs to relaxed, authentic Cretan food with live music.
- 7 bars and restaurants
- Open air cinema
- Art gallery
- Fashion boutique
- Water Sports Centre
- Children's club
- Free WiFi
Some services may incur additional charges, payable locally
Your Room —
You may choose from a Double Room with Side Sea View, a Deluxe Junior Suite Sea View or a Deluxe Suite Sea View
Fresh & airy side sea view room, combines modern decoration and traditional references with an emphasis on comfort. These rooms are furnished with the choice of king size or twin beds, custom made furniture, writing desk, lounge corner with coffee table and pieces of art on the walls specially painted for the hotel. Enjoy modern design and marble lined bathrooms with separate WC and vanity unit.
These come equipped with the choice of king size or twin beds, custom made furniture, a writing desk and a spacious lounge corner with contemporary pieces of art. These rooms’ bathrooms boast separate WC’s with vanity unit and Jacuzzi style bath or a walk in shower cabin in addition to a regular bath tub. In a privileged location they offer a shaded and spacious balcony or terrace with chaise lounge and sea views.
These come equipped with the choice of king size or twin beds, separate bedroom, custom made furniture, a writing desk and spacious lounge. These rooms’ bathrooms boast separate WC with vanity unit, Jacuzzi style bath and separate walk in shower cabin. In a privileged location they offer shaded and spacious balcony or terrace with chaise loungers and great sea views.
Your Board Basis —
This offer is based on a Bed and Breakfast stay. You may upgrade to Half Board (breakfast and evening meal in main restaurant, excluding drinks) at the next stage of the booking process for an additional fee.
A sumptuous American buffet served on the terrace featuring hot dishes, fresh baked breads, pastries, cheeses, local fruits and vegetables as well as a corner featuring authentic Cretan products and specialities.
The Labyrinthos Restaurant
As the sun sets, the chef recommends a deluxe buffet of hors d'oeuvres, fresh salads, starters and main courses. Enjoy local and international cuisine in addition to a selection of specialities from the open kitchen corner plus an extensive array of desserts and seasonal fruit.
Blue Bay All Day Beach Restaurant and Bar
Enjoy excellent Mediterranean and Asian dishes overlooking Mirabello Bay. An all-day menu includes healthy salads, snacks, vegetarian dishes and other daily specials perfect for a light lunch. Cocktails, drinks, sandwiches, ice creams and fresh fruit juices are served all day around the pool and on the beach.
In the evening Blue Bay is transformed into a vibrant cocktail bar with a glamorous ambiance created by chandeliers, cool martinis, tropical cocktails and sparkling champagne.
The Minotaure next to the Pool is an exclusive place for the intimate candlelight dinner under the stars. Asian and International innovative cuisine are served with a rich wine selection from the Worldwide Cellar.
The Greek Kafenion
Enjoy the delights of an outdoor BBQ kitchen, various authentic Cretan dishes with virgin Olive Oil and excellent seafood from the Mirabello Bay at The Greek Kafenion on the beach. Live music creates a charming authentic Greek atmosphere.
The Astra Bar Veranta & Lounge
The Astra Bar Terrace overlooks the Minotaure Lagoon Pool and the twinkling lights of Aghios Nikolaos old fishing port. The ideal place to socialize, enjoy glorious sunsets and your favourite drinks while listening to soft piano music.
Bonacca Jetty Bar
When the sun is setting, enjoy exotic cocktails and modern musical hits at the water's edge.
Your Time —
Just for you:
- Anti-stress SPA Treatment of 30’ min Back & Shoulders Massage and Hammam per adult, per room, per stay (children excluded)
- Free Use of Gym – Sauna-Steam bath, Free Beach Towels, Sun loungers, Sunshades at the Beach & Pool, Free Wi-Fi
- Resort Credit Voucher €150 per room for Food-Drinks-SPA extras for minimum 10 nights stay
- Indoor heated pool with Hydro Jet bubble seats and relaxation area
- Fully equipped gym and scuba diving school
- Marble Turkish steam baths and saunas
- Luxurious treatment rooms with jacuzzi tub and affusion shower
- "Aphrodite’s Bath" - a treatment cave for 2, with seawater Thalassotherapy pool next to the sea , Hydrojets and bubble loungers
- The “Blue Room” and its private veranda overlooking the Mirabello Bay
- Stone Suite for two with private, built-in Jacuzzi and relaxation area
- Beauty Salon offering manicure, pedicure and facial treatments
Water Sports Centre -The Water Sports Centre offers guests a variety of thrilling activities to try including scuba diving, sailing, water skiing, windsurfing and canoeing.
Open Air Cinema - Three times a week the Blue Bay Restaurant Veranta transforms into an open-air cinema screening the latest films or well-known classic movies.
Art Gallery - At the Hotel's Art Gallery they show a wide range of paintings and sculptures by well-known young Greek artists. Enjoy the history and tradition of Crete through a rich selection of colourful rugs, pottery and old style handcrafts.
Boutique - Browse through a smart collection of high quality fashion products.
Your Journey to St Nicolas Bay Resort 5* —
Flights: The flights included are with either a scheduled or no-frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.
Transfers: Private or shared transfers can be added at the next stage of the booking process for an additional fee (flight inclusive offers only)
Distance from Heraklion to St Nicolas Bay Resort: 60.8km / 55 mins