Avra Imperial Beach Resort and Spa

Kolymbari, Crete, Greek Islands
Great room. Delicious food. Tasty breakfast. Great location. Fantastic service. Awesome vibe. Good internet service. Great pool. Great wellness & sports facilities.

The 5-star Avra Imperial Hotel is set with beautifully landscaped gardens overlooking Kolymbari Beach and the tranquil blue waters of the Mediterranean, on the Greek Island of Crete. The hotel boasts fine food, fantastic views and a very swish spa.

The modern rooms are decorated using warm tones, and feature parquet flooring throughout. Each room is fully equipped with air conditioning, flatscreen satellite TV, hydro-jet shower, a large bathtub set in a marble bathroom, and a spacious lounge area. You will also have access to a sun terrace or balcony. During your stay, you can enjoy fine dining at one of the five hotel restaurants; these serve traditional Cretan cuisine, Japanese, Chinese and Thai dishes, and classic Italian food. Do take a swim in one of the stunning pools. After that, pamper yourself with a massage or beauty treatment in the luxury spa, or take a stroll around the beautiful palm-filled gardens. If you want to keep your body active after a few days of sunbathing, you’ll find everything you need to keep fit in the fully equipped gym and tennis courts.

While the Avra Imperial Beach Resort & Spa feels secluded and peaceful, it's just a five-minute walk to the centre of Kolymbari where you will find shops, fantastic seafront restaurants and the stunning 14th-century Odigitria Monastery. If you’d like to taste authentic Greek wine, a tour of the nearby Karavitakis Winery is a must. For those who would like to scuba-dive or snorkel in the clear waters of the Cretan sea, boat cruises depart daily from the village port.

The 5-star Avra Imperial Hotel is set with beautifully landscaped gardens overlooking Kolymbari Beach and the tranquil blue waters of the Mediterranean, on the Greek Island of Crete. The hotel boasts fine food, fantastic views and a very swish spa. 

Most popular facilities

  • 50m to beach
  • Sun terrace
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Car Hire
  • Facilities for Disabled Guests
  • Family Rooms
  • Fitness Centre
  • Gym
  • Kids Club
  • Non Smoking Rooms
  • Playground
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Terrace
  • Wifi
    • Facilities
      • Air conditioning
      • Barber/beauty shop
      • Bridal suite
      • Car hire
      • Chapel/shrine
      • Facilities for disabled guests
      • Family rooms
      • Free WiFi
      • Gift shop
      • Heating
      • Lift
      • Mini-market on site
      • Newspapers
      • Non smoking rooms
      • Packed lunches
      • Room service
      • Shared lounge/TV area
      • Shops (on site)
      • VIP room facilities
    • Pool and wellness
      • Beauty Services
      • Fitness centre
      • Fitness classes
      • Fitness/spa locker rooms
      • Foot bath
      • Hammam
      • Hot tub/jacuzzi
      • Indoor pool
      • Kids' pool
      • Massage (Additional charge)
      • Outdoor pool
      • Pool bar
      • Pool/beach towels
      • Salt-water pool
      • Sauna
      • Spa Facilities
      • Spa and wellness centre
      • Spa lounge/relaxation area
      • Spa/wellness packages
      • Steam room
      • Sun loungers or beach chairs
      • Sun umbrellas
      • Swimming pool
    • Sports and leisure
      • Aqua aerobics
      • Basketball
      • Billiards/Snooker
      • Canoe
      • Children's Pool
      • Gym
      • Indoor Pool
      • Jacuzzi
      • Jet Skiing
      • Massage
      • Outdoor Pool(s)
      • Parasols
      • Pool bar
      • Sauna
      • Steam bath
      • Sun loungers
      • Sun terrace
      • Table Tennis
      • Tennis
      • Water Skiing
      • Windsurfing
    • Activities
      • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
      • Billiards
      • Children's playground
      • Cycling
      • Darts (Additional charge)
      • Diving (Additional charge)
      • Entertainment staff
      • Evening entertainment
      • Games room
      • Hiking
      • Kids Club
      • Snorkelling (Additional charge)
      • Table tennis*
      • Tennis court
    • Food and Drink
      • Bar
      • Bottle of water (Additional charge)
      • Breakfast in the room
      • Chocolate or cookies
      • Fruits
      • Kid-friendly buffet
      • Restaurant (à la carte and buffet)
      • Snack bar
      • Special diet menus (on request)*
      • Wine/champagne (Additional charge)
    • Other facilities
      • Garden
      • Sun terrace
      • Terrace
    • Entertainment
      • Babysitting/child services (Additional charge)
      • Kids' outdoor play equipment
      • Strollers

Other information

  • 24hr Reception Daily maid service Dry cleaning (Additional charge) Express check-in/check-out Free public parking Ironing service (Additional charge) Laundry (Additional charge) Luggage storage Parking garage Pets are not allowed Secured parking Toilet with grab rails Tour desk* Wheelchair accessible

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

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

  • Chania Airport 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Heraklion Airport 2 hours 30 minutes
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  • Superior Double or Twin Room with Garden View
    • Extra beds on demand
    • Cot on demand
  • Family Room
  • Double or Twin Room with Sea View
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  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room with Garden View
  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room with Shared Pool
  • Suite with Private Pool
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  • Deluxe Suite
  • Executive Suite with Private Pool
  • Deluxe Suite with Private Pool
  • Deluxe Family Room with Balcony
  • Superior Double or Twin Room with Private Pool Balcony
  • Double or Twin Room
  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room with Balcony and Sea View
  • Executive Suite with Balcony
  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room with Balcony and Garden View
  • Deluxe Suite with Balcony
  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room with Pool View
  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room with Private Pool
  • Superior Double or Twin Room with Private Pool
  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room
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  • Luxury Double or Twin Room
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  • Deluxe Double Room
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  • Superior Double Room
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  • Double or Twin Room with Private Pool
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  • Suite
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  • Double or Twin Room with Pool View
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  • Luxury Suite
    • Extra beds on demand
    • Cot on demand
  • Double or Twin Room with Garden View
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  • Apartment
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  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room with Sea View
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  • Deluxe Single Room
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  • Luxury Family Room
    • Extra beds on demand
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  • Luxury Double or Twin Room with Sea View
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  • Family Room with Garden View
    • Extra beds on demand
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  • Superior Double or Twin Room with Pool View
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    • Cot on demand
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  • Low Deposit options available
  • Pay Monthly
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What guests say...

  • Vibe4.7/566 reviews

    Awesome vibe

  • WiFi4.5/57 reviews

    Good internet service

  • Breakfast4.5/543 reviews

    Tasty breakfast

Good to know...

  • Modern Hotel
  • Spacious rooms
  • Great menu
  • Nice building
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