Elounda Ilion Hotel

Elounda, Crete, Greek Islands
Great room. Delicious food. Tasty breakfast. Great location. Fantastic service.

The lovely four-star Elounda Ilion is built on a hillside on the North-East of Crete, with stunning panoramic views over the bay of Elounda and the island of Spinaloga. Situated only 2km from the scenic village of Elounda and 8km from the city of Agios Nikolaos, the hotel has been recently renovated and offers 88 elegant modern rooms, sites and bungalows that come equipped with plenty of amenities.

Rooms are bright, spacious and well-decorated in a traditional Mediterranean style. The hotel has an attractive outdoor seating area with wood decking and comfortable arm-chair style seats, complete with small tables to hold drinks and snacks. Beside the pool, there’s plenty of poolside seating, parasols and outdoor sun terraces, perfect for basking in the Greek sunshine.

The Elounda Ilion features 88 rooms in total, of which 12 are suites, 39 are rooms and 37 are bungalows. All units come with a private bathroom with bath and shower, air conditioning unit, telephone, fridge, hairdryer, satellite TV, safe deposit (for extra cost) and balcony with stunning sea views. Other facilities at the hotel include family rooms, paid Wi-Fi, a 24-hour reception, car hire, currency exchange, fax and photocopying facilities, garden, meeting and banquet facilities, outdoor pool, packed lunches and room service.

For more active holidaymakers, there are plenty of sporty activities at the hotel to keep you entertained. The hotel offers bicycle rental, allowing you to explore the local area at your leisure. There’s also billiards, children’s playground, mini golf, table tennis and a tennis court.

This is a great choice of hotel for both families and couples looking for high-quality accommodation with an excellent location in Crete. There are plenty of famous attractions nearby including archaeological sites at Knossos, Phaistos and Gortys, as well as a Venetian castle at Rethymno, making this an ideal choice for those interested in history and culture.

The lovely four-star Elounda Ilion is built on a hillside on the North-East of Crete, with stunning panoramic views over the bay of Elounda and the island of Spinaloga. Situated only 2km from the scenic village of Elounda and 8km from the city of Agios Nikolaos, the hotel has been recently renovated and offers 88 elegant modern rooms, sites and bungalows that come equipped with plenty of amenities. 

Most popular facilities

  • 200m to beach
  • 2Km to town centre
  • Sun terrace
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Bar
  • Car Hire
  • Currency Exchange
  • Family Rooms
  • Playground
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Terrace
  • Wifi
    • Facilities
      • Family rooms
      • Paid WiFi
      • Safety deposit box
      • WiFi at a cost of €4 per hour
    • Pool and wellness
      • Outdoor pool (seasonal)
      • Pool with view
      • Pool/beach towels
      • Sun loungers or beach chairs
      • Sun umbrellas
      • Swimming pool
    • Sports and leisure
      • Billiards/Snooker
      • Children's Entertainment
      • Children's Pool
      • Massage
      • Minigolf
      • Outdoor Pool(s)
      • Parasols
      • Pool bar
      • Sun loungers
      • Sun terrace
      • Swimming Pool
      • Table Tennis
      • Tanning Studio/Solarium
      • Tennis
    • Activities
      • Bicycle rental
      • Billiards
      • Children's playground
      • Mini golf
      • Table tennis
      • Tennis court
    • Other facilities
      • 24hr Reception
      • Car hire
      • Currency exchange
      • Fax/photocopying
      • Garden
      • Meeting/banquet facilities
      • Outdoor pool (seasonal)
      • Packed lunches
      • Room service
    • Entertainment
      • Board games/puzzles

Food and Drink

Breakfast (from 07:15 - 10:30) from the buffet. Half board: breakfast and dinner.

Other information

Famous attractions include the archaeological sites at Knossos, Phaistos, Gortys. However, many other places, such as the Venetian castle in Rethymno, the Samaria Gorge and many other minor gorges (Agia Irini, Aradena, etc), are also of interest together with Elounda's Spinalonga.

Due to the hillside location of this property it is not suitable for guests with wheelchairs or those with walking difficulties.

24 hour reception, currency exchange, Internet corner(at extra charge), and free WiFi internet access in the lobby area, room service limited hours, bike rental, motor bike and car rental, conference room fully equipped with a capacity of 150 persons in theatre set-up and 120 individuals in a school set-up, private parking area.

Overnight Stay Tax, charged per night, per room. The amounts are detailed below and are to be paid directly to the hotel upon check-in:


Hotel Accommodation:

5 Star: €4.00

4 Star: €3.00

3 Star: €1.50

1-2 Stars: €0.50


Furnished Rooms/Apartments:

4 Keys: €1.00

3 Keys: €0.50

1-2 Keys: €0.25

Points of interest

  • Beach/Sea 150m
  • Chania Airport 3 hours 10 minutes
  • Heraklion Airport 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Public Transport 150m
  • Resort Centre 2km
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A selection of available rooms is shown below. There may be more options available, shown after you've made your flight selection.
  • Economy Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace
  • Bungalow with Balcony/Terrace and Sea View
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace and Sea View
  • Double or Twin Room with Terrace
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Superior Bungalow with Terrace
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Deluxe Suite with Terrace and Sea View
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Double or Twin Room with Terrace and Garden View
  • Single Room with Balcony/Terrace and Garden View
  • Two Bedroom Suite with Terrace and Sea View
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Executive Double or Twin Room with Terrace
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Luxury Double or Twin Room with Terrace and Ocean View
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Luxury Suite with Terrace and Sea View
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Family Room with Terrace and Garden View
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Bungalow with Terrace
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Suite with Terrace and Sea View
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Double Room with Terrace
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Family Room with Terrace
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Double or Twin Room with Terrace and Side Sea View
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Luxury Two Bedroom Suite with Terrace
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Luxury Double or Twin Room with Terrace
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Junior Suite with Terrace and Sea View
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Junior Suite with Terrace and Garden View
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Superior Double or Twin Room with Terrace and Sea View
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Single Room with Terrace and Sea View
  • Family Room with Balcony/Terrace and Sea View
    • Minibar (fees may apply)
    • Balcony/Terrace
    • Room size (sqm): 40
    • Living room: 1
    • Mini fridge
    • Extra beds on demand (fees may apply)
    • Safe
    • Bathroom
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
  • Superior Bungalow with Balcony/Terrace and Sea View
    • Balcony/Terrace
    • Extra beds on demand (fees may apply)
    • Safe
    • Living Room
    • Minibar
    • Mini fridge
    • Room size (sqm): 35
    • Bathroom
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping
    • Cot on demand
    • Electric Kettle: 1
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