Peninsula Resort & Spa

Rated 8.6 in 1161 reviews. 270 rooms.


The Peninsula Resort & Spa is located in the Heraklion prefecture of Crete, in the village of Agia Pelagia, just 25 km away from Heraklion town. The hotel is built amphitheatrically on a peninsula of distinctive natural beauty between the bays of Mononaftis and Psaromoura, forming a unique panoramic view of the Mediterranean Sea. The hotel offers direct access to three different beaches ideal for swimming and snorkeling due to their protection from the frequent northeastern winds that regularly affect the North of Crete. The hotel is compromised of two main buildings and several groups of Bungalows with great views of the sea. In total the hotel offers 250 guest rooms of various types. The architectural and decorative style of the hotel is simple yet elegant aiming to maintain a traditional Cretan style and highlighting the natural colours of Greece. The Peninsula Resort & Spa is the ideal destination for those seeking both relaxation and enjoyable holidays in Crete.

Overlooking the deep blue bay of Agia Pelagia, Peninsula Resort & Spa sits amidst lush plantations and is surrounded by 2 beaches. Two large pools, 2 children’s pools and 2 tennis courts are featured.

The Peninsula Resort & Spa is located on the North coast of Crete, just 25 km from Heraklio. It is surrounded by 2 beaches that offer a wide range of water sports, as well as a certified diving centre.

The Peninsula Resort & Spa offers elegant guest rooms styled in a local Cretan décor. In-room equipment includes air conditioning, satellite TVs and a fridge.

The buffet restaurant serves Cretan, Greek and international dishes. Breakfast, lunch and dinner can be enjoyed with a view of the sea and Dia Island in the distance. Drinks can be enjoyed at the 4 bars available.

Multi-use courts for football, basketball and volleyball, pool games, table tennis and billiards are available. The animation program ends at 23:00 daily. A satellite TV area is available for gatherings and football games. A spa centre with an indoor pool lies within the premises.

Car parking is available and a Byzantine Chapel enhances the hotel's entrance with its frescoes. Taxis and the public bus stop are available right outside the hotel.

Spa Facilities

  • Body scrub
  • Body wrap
  • Spa facilities
  • Steam room
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Back massage
  • Neck massage
  • Foot massage
  • Couples massage
  • Head massage
  • Hand massage
  • Full body massage
  • Massage chair
  • Fitness
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness classes
  • Kids' pool
  • Swimming pool
  • Beach
  • Sauna
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Hammam
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Private beach area
  • Outdoor pool (all year)
  • Indoor pool (all year)
  • Rooftop pool
  • Pool with view
  • Heated pool
  • Salt-water pool
  • Pool bar
  • Beauty Services
  • Facial treatments
  • Waxing services
  • Manicure
  • Pedicure
  • Body treatments

Available Rooms

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  1. Peninsula Private Beach

    106 m from hotel
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  2. Stelios

    Very good food and nice service. Try sea food! Meat is also good. Not expensive with a tremendous view of the sea :-)

    163 m from hotel
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  3. Mononaftis Beach (Παραλία Μονοναύτης)

    Awesome beach! Very Nice, Nemo bar and the lounge sun chairs are awesome

    174 m from hotel
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  4. Vasilis Taverna Bar

    Nicest guys on earth, so friendly and always taking care of you. You just feel like part of the family. Food is excellent, prices are quite low. This Taverna could be the reason to go back to Crete.

    182 m from hotel
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  5. Yamas

    It is the best place I ever visited here on Crete. Awesome food, very friendly and nice service. Beautiful view from here. I love it!

    201 m from hotel

  6. Psaromoura Beach (Ψαρομούρα)

    Great beach with limited sunbeds. Arrive early to get one closer to the water! Beach bar fully equipped!

    238 m from hotel
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  7. Nefeli Lounge Cafe

    Nice place near to the Capsis hotel. Small terraces, yammy deserts and good stuff makes your stay comfortable

    0.7 km from hotel

  8. Almyra

    Try basil smash,mai tai,buena vida,caipi-berry,apple & cucumber martini... The best five cocktails...

    0.8 km from hotel
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  9. Agia Pelagia Beach (Παραλία Αγία Πελαγίας)

    Good for windy days

    1.0 km from hotel
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  10. Samaria sopasis grill house

    Best gyros around!!!

    1.0 km from hotel

  11. The Home

    absolutely beautiful place, homemade icecream, tasty burgers, fresh salads. the waitress was really lovely.

    1.1 km from hotel
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  12. Lygaria Beach (Παραλία Λυγαριάς)

    Wi-fi password 2810811242 Lygaria

    1.9 km from hotel
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