Top 10 Swim-Up Suites In Crete Region, Greece

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A visit to Greece wouldn’t be complete without exploring the stunning island of Crete. History enthusiasts must explore the Palace of Knossos, a marvelous Minoan archaeological site with the remains of what could have been an intriguing labyrinth. Adventure seekers and nature lovers can immerse themselves in the unparalleled beauty of the Gorge of Samaria National Park, which boasts spectacular hiking trails. Wander through the romantic streets of Chania Old Town, featuring beautiful Venetian architecture, bustling markets, shops, eateries, and museums.

For many tourists, the ultimate enjoyment in Crete will come from being in the water. But why settle for the bustling beach crowds when you can easily book a suite that comes with a swim-up area? If this piques your interest, scroll down to see our list of the top swim-up suites in Crete region, Greece, for great options.

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

1. Petousis Hotel & Suites; Amoudara Herakliou (from USD 58)

If you’re seeking an escape from the bustle of everyday life, Petousis Hotel & Suite promises an unforgettable experience that will leave you feeling relaxed, refreshed, and rejuvenated.

Indulge in the epitome of luxury with the suite swim-up option featuring a private pool and two elegantly designed rooms. For those seeking a moment of respite, the suite also has a separate living room that offers a cozy sanctuary complete with plush sofas adorned with pillows. The property is just a short walk away from the idyllic Amoudara Beach, so do make sure to visit.

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Petousis Hotel & Suites

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: Andrea Papandreou,140
6.28 km (3.9 mi) from Heraklion Archaeological Museum

Parking Restaurant Room service Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

2. Nana Princess Suites Villas & Spa; Hersonissos (from USD 476)

Nestled on a private beach in Hersonissos, the resort boasts an array of exclusive amenities and facilities designed to pamper guests. Here, the majority of the accommodations offer guests the luxury of a private swimming pool or outdoor whirlpools. Some of the suites and villas also come equipped with saunas, steam areas, and private gym areas, providing guests with a comprehensive wellness experience.

Feel rejuvenated and refreshed at the resort’s spa which offers light therapies, soothing massages, and beauty treatments. When hungry, simply go to any of the on-site restaurants which serve an array of exquisite seafood, steaks, and international delicacies. The on-site bars provide the ideal setting for guests to spend a relaxing evening while sipping on refreshing beverages and cocktails.

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Nana Princess Suites Villas & Spa

Wifi Available

Address: Drapanos
25.88 km (16.1 mi) from Heraklion Archaeological Museum

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

3. Anemos Luxury Grand Resort; Georgioupolis (from USD 1110)

Situated in the picturesque Georgioupolis, this resort beckons travelers with its stunning beachfront location. As you step into your room, suite, or bungalow, you’ll be greeted by an ambiance of refined elegant decor, tasteful furnishings, and an array of amenities that promise a blissful stay. Some of the suites also offer a personal oasis in the form of a private swimming pool, where you can unwind and soak up the Mediterranean sun.

Satisfy your taste buds at the on-site restaurant, Levantes, which serves authentic Greek cuisine that is sure to tantalize your palate. Little ones can spend time playing in the children’s playground while their parents luxuriate in one of the outdoor pools or indulge in a refreshing drink at one of the bars. The property is situated within a 45-minute drive from Chania International Airport.

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Anemos Luxury Grand Resort

Wifi Available

Address: Kavros Apokoronou
76.33 km (47.5 mi) from Heraklion Archaeological Museum

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

4. Grecotel LUXME White Palace; Adelianos Kampos (from USD 302)

A truly exceptional holiday awaits you at Grecotel LUXME White Palace. You’ll be delighted by the sophisticated style and design of its swim-up bungalow, which boasts floor-to-ceiling glass doors with wonderful views of the sea. With a total of 17 pools, including 4 shared pools for specific room types and 11 private pools, there’s no shortage of options for guests who want a refreshing dip.

When it comes to dining, the resort’s diverse range of restaurants offering Mediterranean, Italian, Greek, and even Asian and Middle Eastern delicacies, will ensure that you’re satisfied. Families with kids will find plenty to keep them entertained, especially with the dedicated pool for children and the on-site mini zoo.

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Grecotel LUX.ME White Palace​

Wifi Available

Address: Adelianos Kampos
52.0 km (32.4 mi) from Heraklion Archaeological Museum

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

5. Mitsis Rinela Beach Resort & Spa; Kokkíni Khánion (from USD 194)

Step into your air-conditioned suites at this beachfront resort and be greeted by a warm, inviting ambiance complete with sleek furnishings. Have a wonderful time lounging on the private balcony or terrace, which are available in some of the rooms, suites, or bungalows, while watching the lush gardens or the Mediterranean. Depending on your accommodation option, you will have access to shared pools or a private pool.

There are numerous on-site restaurants to choose from for an intimate dinner, including three authentic Italian eateries and a steakhouse. When bored, you can let loose with a plethora of exhilarating activities, including aqua aerobics and pool games. Guests can indulge in a range of rejuvenating spa treatments at an extra cost or simply soak up the sun on the private beach.

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Mitsis Rinela Beach Resort & Spa

Wifi Available

Address: Kokkíni Chani
11.48 km (7.2 mi) from Heraklion Archaeological Museum

Parking Restaurant Room service Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Garden Terrace

6. Atlantica Creta Paradise; Plataniás (from USD 265)

With spacious family rooms and a fun-packed children’s playground, this stunning beachfront property offers the perfect family getaway. There’s a 24-hour front desk that’s always on hand to cater to your every need. Wake up to a delightful American buffet breakfast, and after your meal, you can head to the well-equipped fitness center to work up a sweat. Later, you can test your competitive spirit with a game of table tennis, darts, or mini golf. You can explore the stunning surroundings with the available car rental service.

The family suite options include swim-up accommodations and even those with private pools. As the day winds down, the resort provides evening shows and activities to entertain you.

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Atlantica Creta Paradise

Wifi Available

Address: Parodos, PEO Kissamou
115.23 km (71.6 mi) from Heraklion Archaeological Museum

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

7. Abaton Island Resort & Spa; Hersonissos (from EUR 278)

Each villa, suite, and guestroom of this resort has been thoughtfully crafted with stylish designs, embodying the essence of its lushly landscaped grounds that offer a feast for the eyes. The swim-up accommodations with a shared pool are designed in a way to exude effortless elegance and serenity so that you’ll never want to leave.

As you sip your drink in the main bar you’ll feel your cares melting away like the breathtaking sunset in the vicinity. For a more laid-back atmosphere, the Buddha Beach Bar beckons with its elegant seaside location and lounge music.

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Abaton Island Resort & Spa

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Themistokleous Avenue
25.73 km (16.0 mi) from Heraklion Archaeological Museum

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

8. Paralos Lifestyle Beach Adults Only; Amoudara Herakliou (from USD 120)

With every moment spent at this resort, you’ll be captivated by the enchanting atmosphere and awe-inspiring views seen from every angle. Take a stroll through the magnificent garden that surrounds the property and immerse yourself in the tranquility of nature as you listen to the gentle rustling of the leaves.

Succumb to the ultimate indulgence and unwind in one of the swimming pools. You can also opt for the double plus room swim-up and junior suite swim-up options for easy access to shared pools. For a great meal, visit the main restaurant, which comes with buffet stations and innovative flavors that are sure to satisfy every craving. As you step inside your unit, you’ll be greeted by the gentle hum of the air conditioning and the soft glow of the flat-screen TV set before modern furnishings.

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Paralos Lifestyle Beach Adults Only

Wifi Available

Address: Andrea Papandreou 110
5.96 km (3.8 mi) from Heraklion Archaeological Museum

Parking Restaurant Room service Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Garden Terrace

9. Atlantica Akti Zeus Hotel; Amoudara Herakliou (from USD 315)

This divine beachfront hotel flaunts chic and trendy accommodations and amenities that cater to a variety of preferences. There are expansive family suites that boast a swim-up pool that will surely add to your vacation.

The on-site restaurants are gastronomic wonderlands that promise to impress with a variety of delectable delights that will leave you wanting more. The charming terrace is a picturesque paradise boasting excellent views. If all these don’t entice you enough, prepare to enter a world of aquatic wonder with unlimited access to the hotel’s thrilling waterpark.

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Atlantica Akti Zeus Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Amoudara
7.2 km (4.5 mi) from Heraklion Archaeological Museum

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

10. Stella Island Luxury Resort & Spa (Adults Only); Hersonissos (from USD 254)

Feel the serene atmosphere as you bask in the beauty of the lagoon-style pool of this resort. You can step out onto the wooden deck from your premium double swim-up room to take a refreshing dip in the pool.

Delight in the flavors of Asian and international cuisines or delectable grilled specialties at on-site restaurants. Later, treat yourself to a refreshing drink or light snack at the bar.

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Stella Island Luxury Resort & Spa (Adults Only)

Wifi Available

Address: Analipsi
18.07 km (11.3 mi) from Heraklion Archaeological Museum

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

Enjoy a poolside stay in Crete

A swim-up room is a truly excellent choice for couples seeking a one-of-a-kind holiday experience. So don’t wait any longer to treat yourself to the indulgence of a private swim-up pool, book an accommodation at one of the above properties and ensure a great vacation.

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