10 Best Family Resorts In Crete Region, Greece - Updated 2024

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A holiday in Greece is almost every traveler’s dream. The country is sure to take your breath away with its romantic islands, fascinating architecture, stunning beaches, picture-perfect towns, and mouthwatering cuisine. One of the country’s various romantic islands, which is also one of the largest in the Mediterranean Sea, is Crete. It is the ideal getaway for couples or newlyweds but is also guaranteed to offer a fun time to families. With ancient ruins to explore and sandy beaches to soak in some sun, you will surely have a great time with your loved ones. Visit Ideon Cave for an exciting time hiking and admiring the mountain landscapes. You can also plan a relaxing day trip to Vai Beach and get lost in its beauty, featuring mesmerizing waters and greenery. For comfortable accommodation for the whole family, scroll down to find a list of the best family resorts in Crete Region, Greece.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to family-friendly amenities and activities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 09, 2024.

1. Abaton Island Resort & Spa, Hersonissos (from EUR 279)

Admire spectacular sea views from the stunning accommodations at Abaton Island Resort & Spa. Located in Hersonissos, the resort has an astonishing collection of deluxe guestrooms, suites, and villas for guests — modernly styled and well-furnished. You can choose from a selection of rooms with a private pool or ones with a private hot tub.

Have a fun afternoon with your whole family while splashing in the pools or making sand castles in the private beach area. A game room and an indoor play area have been provided to keep the young ones entertained. You can request strollers or avail of the paid babysitting service if you’re traveling with an infant or a toddler. Aside from cozy family rooms, kid meals are also offered here to make it a pleasant stay for the whole family.

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Abaton Island Resort & Spa

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Themistokleous Avenue
38.24 km (23.8 mi) from Quad Safari Peninsula

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

2. Kiani Beach Resort Family All Inclusive, Kalyves (from USD 156)

This all-inclusive family resort, just steps away from the beach, gives you fantastic views of the sea. Kiani Beach Resort Family All Inclusive is ideal for families with children, with a kids’ club, game room, and fun outdoor playground on site. Guest rooms here include a self-controlled air conditioner, satellite television, a kitchenette, and a terrace with views.

Kids can choose from the two outdoor pools to splash in. While the kids are enjoying themselves, adults can engage in aerobics, cooking classes, or play a game of table tennis. After the young ones go to sleep, you and your significant other may enjoy a romantic dinner at Symposium, the onsite restaurant offering alfresco dining.

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Kiani Beach Resort Family All Inclusive

Wifi Available

Address: Kiani Akti
78.39 km (48.8 mi) from Quad Safari Peninsula

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna Fitness centre

3. Star Beach Village & Water Park, Hersonissos (from USD 156)

Seek solace at Star Beach Village & Water Park while on a getaway in Greece. The highlight of this family-friendly resort is its elaborate water park, consisting of a lagoon-shaped pool and a variety of water slides where little ones can have the time of their lives. Each accommodation on this property offers stunning views of the ocean.

The resort also comes with indoor and outdoor play areas and a kids’ club to keep kids entertained. Moreover, you’ll have access to a stroller for convenience. If you want to enjoy some alone time, feel free to make use of the paid babysitting services.

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Star Beach Village & Water Park

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Themistokleous 3
37.06 km (23.1 mi) from Quad Safari Peninsula

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Fitness centre Garden

4. Creta Maris Beach Resort, Hersonissos (from USD 255)

Creta Maris Beach Resort is just a two-minute walk away from the enchanting Blue Flag Hersonissos Beach, thus offering guests easy access to the sea. You won’t have to wait for your turn for a dip in a pool, as the resort boasts16 of them, with some specifically designed for kids. While grown-ups burn some calories in the fitness center, little ones can enjoy themselves in the game room, children’s playground, kids’ club, or water park.

The resort also provides neat and elegant rooms family rooms and connecting tooms for your convenience. Enjoy delicious Mediterranean and Greek cuisine at one of the six restaurants available on the property, which also serve kid-friendly meals and buffets.

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Creta Maris Resort

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Hersonissos
34.91 km (21.7 mi) from Quad Safari Peninsula

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Fitness centre

5. Filion Suites Resort and Spa, Balíon (from USD 91)

Filion Suites Resort and Spa revitalizes your body and mind by offering you the ultimate relaxation during your trip to Greece.

Nestled in the fishing village of Bali, the resort features family rooms and family-friendly amenities such as outdoor and indoor play areas, board games, puzzles, and a games room. Babysitting services can also be availed of for a fee. In-room facilities include satellite television and complimentary toiletries. Select rooms even come with a private pool! For young guests, an outdoor kids’ pool is available.

The property also comes with a terrace and a garden ideal for picnics. The onsite restaurants serve sumptuous buffet and a la carte meals with special menus for kids.

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Filion Suites Resort & Spa

Wifi Available

Address: Main Street
21.3 km (13.3 mi) from Quad Safari Peninsula

Parking Restaurant Room service Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna Fitness centre

6. Blue Palace Elounda, a Luxury Collection Resort, Crete (from USD 344)

On the shores of Elounda, this luxury 5-star resort offers you a vacation filled with tranquility in Crete. The resort takes pride in its elegant suites and bungalows overlooking fantastic views of Spinalonga Island. With comfortable family rooms and a children’s playground, Blue Palace Elounda, a Luxury Collection Resort, is sure to impress visiting families. Some suites come with private heated pools for ultimate relaxation.

The resort also offers leisurely activities for guests to indulge in during their free time, such as snorkeling, horse riding, canoeing, and windsurfing. You can avail of the babysitting service for a fee or let your kids enjoy in the kids’ club. A kid-friendly buffet is also offered at the property.

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Phāea Blue Palace

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Plaka
65.71 km (40.9 mi) from Quad Safari Peninsula

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre

7. Royal & Imperial Belvedere Hotels, Hersonissos (from USD 191)

Royal & Imperial Belvedere Hotels is set on a hill amidst a picturesque Cretan garden. The hotel’s air-conditioned rooms are adorned with cool colors to make the guests feel relaxed. Amenities include satellite television, a safe, a mini-fridge, and more. It comes with seven swimming pools, with an exclusive pool for kids. There are also three tennis courts for you to enjoy friendly games at.

Kids can play indoors or outdoors or engage in activities at the kids’ club. For the convenience of the little ones, kid-friendly buffets, baby safety gates, and strollers are also provided here.

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Royal & Imperial Belvedere Resort

Wifi Available

Address: Limenas Hersonissou
37.0 km (23.0 mi) from Quad Safari Peninsula

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

8. Peninsula Resort & Spa, Agia Pelagia (from USD 215)

Create wonderful memories in Greece while staying in Peninsula Resort & Spa, Agia Pelagia with your loved ones. The hotel offers guest rooms featuring elegant Cretan decor to give you an authentic feeling. Have fun with various activities available at the resort, such as fishing, snorkeling, football, basketball, volleyball, table tennis, and more. The spa is always open for guests who want soothing massages and treatments.

While you unwind at the spa, your kids can enjoy in the kiddie pool, game room, or on the playground. Board games and puzzles have also been provided for indoor entertainment. Feel free to access the paid babysitting service if you need some time for yourself.

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Peninsula Resort & Spa

Wifi Available

Address: Agia Pelagia
118 meters (387.3 ft) from Quad Safari Peninsula

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

9. Kalyves Beach Hotel, Kalyves (from USD 103)

Have a wonderful vacation at Kalyves Beach Hotel, nestled just a minute away from the beach.

The hotel’s spacious rooms offer a fantastic view of the crystal-clear waters, the stunning river, or the mountains. The hotel boasts three pools, with two that offer shallow ends for young swimmers. Guests can head to the gym for some exercise or join yoga classes to feel rejuvenated. Family rooms and strollers are provided for guests with kids. Moreover, kids may enjoy a game room, playground, kids’ club, and kid meals while here.

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Kalyves Beach Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Kalyves Apokoronou
76.55 km (47.6 mi) from Quad Safari Peninsula

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Fitness centre Garden

10. Arina Beach Resort, Kokkíni Khánion (from USD 205)

Are you looking for the perfect beach escape? Surrounded by lush gardens near Kokkini Chani, Arina Beach Resorts offers you a stunning hideaway. Enjoy easy access to the beach and beachside activities when you stay in this resort. Your little ones may indulge in fun activities in the kids’ club, while you take a refreshing swim in the outdoor pool. A water park is also available for kids and grownups alike to enjoy.

The resort comes with three restaurants serving delectable cuisines as well as kids’ meals for young guests. If you’re in the mood for enjoying some live entertainment with your partner, opt for the babysitting service offered for an extra fee.

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Arina Beach Resort

Wifi Available

Address: Kokkini Khanion
22.41 km (14.0 mi) from Quad Safari Peninsula

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Fitness centre Garden

Experience a memorable vacation with your family

Bask in the sun on the numerous beaches or swim in the on-site pools featured in any of the above-listed resorts. If you’re planning a fun beach vacation with your family, Crete is the place to be. With accommodations offering excellent family-friendly and child-friendly amenities and services, you’re sure to experience a splendid vacation with your loved ones.

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