Grecotel Amirandes Exclusive Resort 5*

Impossibly glamorous with movie good looks, this incredible property is styled after the water palaces of Minoan Kings & Venetian Nobles that once ruled Crete.
Affectionate and generous with an idiosyncratic character, Amirandes is quite unique.
Life is staged around the ancient lagoon and feels beyond a hotel & beyond a residence.


The lagoon at Amirandes is both glitzy and easy-going, with boutiques making it a stylish spot. Posh jewellery, sought-after accessories, fashion & holiday boutiques offer a luxurious selection of international brands. When you are done with the most popular buys at Charisma Collections, an exclusive Grecotel brand of the most elite and luxurious jewellery houses of the world relax in our sunken lounges surrounded by illuminated water and flares for an upscale after-hours experience.


Endless blue by the swimming pool, the exotic lagoons and the infinite sea. Two coves of fine golden sand as complying with the directives of the European programme: water quality, environmental management, safety, services and facilities, environmental education and information.

Beach amenities include:
Changing cabins, showers, sunbeds with mattresses, beach towels and umbrellas
A private section of beach accessible to guests residing in the resort’s villas with reserved gazebos, attended by discrete beach staff

The Resort boasts:
1 Olympic-size Seawater Main Pool 960 m²
1 Children’s Fresh water Pool 49 m²
1 Indoor Fresh water Spa Pool 52 m² (heated April & October)
2.000m² palm-fringed lagoons
58 private Amirandes Pools, temperature control and smooth current, available in selected suites and villas


Amirandes hotel in Crete is geared to family and sports friendly guests with an abundance of activities. For relaxing or energetic outdoor activities, mesmerising live music and dance shows, summer elegant parties on the beach, modern fitness and wellness programmes and various sports opportunities.

Fitness & Wellness: Yoga, Aqua Gym, Fitness room with Technogym & Cybex cardio-fitness equipment including 2 elliptical trainers, 3 treadmills, 2 bikes, 2 weights benches, 1 Much fitness machine (back machine, brand: Technogym strength), Technogym weights

Live Music every evening, Professional Entertainment and Dance Shows on selected evenings, DJ on selected evenings, Outdoor Cinema (weather permitting)

From top Greek brands to our own Agreco Farms and Eau de Grèce exclusive lines, there is something for everyone. Authentic gourmet food products, inspired by the world famous Cretan cuisine and the legendary Cretan culture and hospitality paired with a luxurious collection of fragrances and body care products that are the essence of Greece. Our boutiques boast sought-after accessories and fashion items. Look for Charisma collections, an exclusive Grecotel brand of the most elite and luxurious jewellery houses of the world.

Family holiday at Amirandes hotel are all about kids enjoying themselves and parents being able to relax.

Amirandes kids-friendly hotel in Crete is a dream destination for children with its Grecoland kids’ club, discovery adventures, paddling pool, beaches, endless lawns, gardens and kid-friendly staff. Kids are treated like celebs here, with child-size bathrobes, their own amenities, menus, welcome gifts and much more! Soccer School is operating for our younger guests during high season.

Grecoland children’s club created entirely with kids in mind. Brightly coloured benches and tables, shelves overflowing with paints, crayons and toys and a world of costumes, crafts, activities and games create a magical holiday experience for children aged 4-12 years, during the whole season, 6 times per week.

Children under 4 years are welcomed to use the Grecoland facilities but must be supervised at all times by parent or guardian.

Sample activities at Grecoland include Table games, Wet-Wet-Wet activities, Team & Group Games, Theme days, Greek dancing, Children’s & Family Shows, Family Disco, Environmental Day – Blue, Environmental Day – Green.


GrecoKids 4 – 6 yrs
GrecoKids is all about having fun in combination with learning about Greek culture, its history and its natural environment. Six days a week, GrecoKids can enjoy arts & crafts, water activities, team games, theme events, environmental days, treasure hunts & gardening fun – all at Grecoland. Throughout the day they can eat & drink snacks at Grecoland and lunch buffet at the Tasty Corner 12.30-14.00.

GrecoJuniors 7 – 12 yrs
These junior guests love active holidays and that’s just what they get! From discovery adventures, golf academy (from 7 years old and above) to parties & discos, there is something to occupy them from morning to night. Grecoland organises sports, team games, water activities, creative crafts and, whilst playing they are learning about our fragile planet.

GrecoTeens 13+ yrs
From morning to night, there is plenty to keep teens occupied. From golf academy, beach volleyball, discovery adventures (up to 14 years old), football, tournaments, Greek dancing, safe internet surfing and parties.