Why you'll love this resort...

  • Variety of nearby beaches and watersports including sailing, diving and snorkelling
  • Guests can enjoy the hotel's yacht for private excursions
  • Home to Buddha Bar, one of the hotspots on Crete and famed for its entertainment
  • Easy access to Hersonissos Old Town and a range of interesting cultural sites

Discover the stunning natural beauty of Crete, alongside world-class amenities and award-winning dining at Abaton Island Resort & Spa.

Abaton Island Resort & Spa is a stylish boutique hotel located at the shimmering water’s edge of the picturesque north side of Crete. The dramatic beauty of the surroundings are further embellished by the hotel’s long, 365 metre, natural stretch of rugged coastline ensuring guests enjoy the feeling of true escape.

This elegantly calm resort exudes style from every corner and offers breathtaking views of the island of Crete and its fabled pink and golden sunsets. Since opening in April 2018, Abaton Island has become a firm favourite of many well-heeled travellers looking for blissful Mediterranean luxury.

Abaton Island Resort & Spa is ideal for couples seeking a romantic and relaxing getaway. The Elemis Spa includes a Turkish Bath, nail bar, personal trainer, gymnasium and treatments designed to restore, enhance and protect. As if you needed more convincing, Abaton Island Resort & Spa has been awarded as a Best Luxury Honeymoon Resort in Europe by World Luxury Hotels Awards and as a Best Hotel & Resort in Greece by Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality Awards.

Families will enjoy creating unforgettable holiday memories here by exploring the many historical places on Crete as well as soaking up its beauty. Have fun learning new skills together at one of the Abaton Island guest masterclasses designed to captivate all age groups.

At the heart of the Abaton Island Resort & Spa is the world-famous Buddha Bar. Undoubtedly one of the hot spots on Crete, Buddha Bar blends fusion Asian cuisine with music from international DJ’s and live events to keep guests entertained throughout the day. That’s if you can pull yourself away from one of 152 elegant rooms, suites, and villas, that come complete with luxury services and a variety of incredible amenities to indulge your senses, including Jo Malone toiletries.

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Boasting 152 elegant rooms, suites and villas separated into 14 unique and well-appointed room types, Abaton Island has the perfect accommodation choice for every guest. What’s more, 17 of the luxurious accommodations come complete with their own private outdoor jacuzzi where you can unwind in privacy, and the magnificent villas offer limitless sea and sky views. Around Abaton Island you will find a staggering 71 swimming pools to take a dip in. In room amenities include - Jo Malone toiletries in all rooms and suites as well as luxurious bathrobes, slippers, flip flops and the Abaton Island sun hat and bag.

Deep Blu Deluxe Sea View Guestroom

Deep Blu Deluxe Sea View Guestroom

Sleeps: 2 Adults

Featuring a furnished balcony, this double room boasts idyllic and unobstructed views over the Cretan sea, perfectly enjoyed with something from the fully stocked mini bar.
Thalassa Deluxe Seafront Guestroom

Thalassa Deluxe Seafront Guestroom

Sleeps: 2 Adults

This spacious and contemporary room has a prime seafront location, offering incredible sea (“Thalassa”) views. Enjoy the king-size bed with pillow menu and luxurious 300-thread count linen.
Luxury Guestroom with Private Outdoor Jacuzzi

Luxury Guestroom with Private Outdoor Jacuzzi

Sleeps: 2 Adults

Pair modern luxury with the spirit of island living in this upscale guestroom. Unwind in your private outdoor jacuzzi as you take in the fresh, Mediterranean air and gaze out at the peaceful Cretan sea.
Loft Deluxe Sea View Guestroom

Loft Deluxe Sea View Guestroom

Sleeps: 2 Adults , 1 Child

This roomy, split-level guestroom features a luxurious king-size bed on ground level and a comfortable living space on the upper level. Enjoy 180° views over the dazzling Mediterranean Sea.
Luxury Guestroom with Sharing Pool

Luxury Guestroom with Sharing Pool

Sleeps: 2 Adults

These swim-up units offer direct access to a shared pool, providing the ideal mix of social island living and upscale style. Relax in the sun on stylish lounge chairs by the water on your private deck.
Abaton Collection Suite with Private Outdoor Jacuzzi

Abaton Collection Suite with Private Outdoor Jacuzzi

Sleeps: 2 Adults , 1 Child

The dual-level suite is nestled at the highest point of the resort, lending itself to captivating sea views which can be enjoyed from your private jacuzzi. Watch the sunset on the horizon with a drink in hand before retiring to your stylish living area and separate bedroom.
Luxury Guestroom with Private Pool

Luxury Guestroom with Private Pool

Sleeps: 2 Adults

Experience a laid-back island lifestyle à la mode with this modern, spacious guestroom featuring a 15m² private pool set on your own secluded patio.
Abaton Collection Suite with Sharing Pool

Abaton Collection Suite with Sharing Pool

Sleeps: 2 Adults , 1 Child

These split-level suites comprise a spacious ground level living area, with access to the stylish shared pool, and an upper-level open plan bedroom offering magnificent sea views.
Abaton Collection Suite with Private Pool

Abaton Collection Suite with Private Pool

Sleeps: 2 Adults , 1 Child

Perched at the highest level of the resort, to reveal the captivating beauty of the Cretan coast, these suites boast a king-size bedroom and separate plush living area, as well as your own private crystalline pool.
Luxury Seafront Guestroom with Private Pool

Luxury Seafront Guestroom with Private Pool

Sleeps: 2 Adults

Experience the laid-back Cretan lifestyle in comfort and style in one of these spacious guestrooms. Enjoy the luxury of a private 15m² pool on a secluded patio, the perfect place to relax and unwind.
Loft Luxury Seafront Guestroom with Private Pool

Loft Luxury Seafront Guestroom with Private Pool

Sleeps: 2 Adults , 1 Child

Refined indoor living meets outdoor island living in these elegant split-level rooms. Just metres from the beach, and featuring a private pool, these rooms are the perfect Grecian getaway.
Island Seafront Honeymoon Suite

Island Seafront Honeymoon Suite

Sleeps: 2 Adults

The perfect choice for an unforgettable honeymoon, this suite is the epitome of a romantic retreat. Relax in your 210m² outdoor space featuring a private pool and jacuzzi or retreat into the sophisticated and spacious sanctuary of your suite.
Dream Villa Beachfront with Private Pool

Dream Villa Beachfront with Private Pool

Sleeps: 2 Adults , 2 Children

With its prime beachfront location, unforgettable views and sophisticated décor, this double-storey villa is the perfect holiday home for a peaceful and relaxing stay with family or friends.
The Royal Villa

The Royal Villa

Sleeps: 2 Adults , 3 Children

Enjoy second-to-none facilities in this luxurious two-storey villa. Just steps from the beach, this villa is an exceptional choice for families, friends or a romantic getaway and will leave you feeling like Grecian royalty.
F-ZIN Ivy League

F-ZIN Ivy League

The resort’s main restaurant offers satisfying breakfasts made from local products and freshly home baked bread, as well as dinner offerings of both an international buffet and a la carte service.

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
Bony Fish Seafood Restaurant

Bony Fish Seafood Restaurant

Bony Fish Seafood Restaurant specializes in classic seafood dishes with the freshest ingredients prepared to perfection by expert chefs.

  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Elemes Cretan Cuisine

Elemes Cretan Cuisine

Elemes combines local culture and classic Cretan cuisine, with all ingredients sourced directly from local farmers.

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
WOW Steak House

WOW Steak House

Succulent signature steaks delivered from New Zealand, Australia and America. World Luxury Restaurant Award winners in two categories: best Luxury Grill in Greece and best Luxury Steakhouse in Southern Europe.

  • Dinner
Buddha-Bar Beach

Buddha-Bar Beach

Buddha-Bar Beach Abaton offers a unique lifestyle experience, mixing the flavours of the Middle East and the Mediterranean, set against a breath-taking view of the gulf.

  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Ladies & Gentlemen Lobby Bar

Ladies & Gentlemen Lobby Bar

A great gathering point for an aperitif or cocktail. Sip in style and soak in the breath-taking vista.

The incredible ocean side location and world-class facilities at Abaton Island make it a haven for activities to entertain the entire family. There are a variety of beaches nearby, and watersports include sailing, diving, and snorkelling. Guests are even able to enjoy the hotel’s yacht for private excursions. For a taste of fascinating local culture and history, you can easily access Hersonissos Old Town, Heraklion Archaeological Museum, and the birthplace of Zeus at Dikteon Cave.

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All of our holidays are tailor-made to your requirements by an expert Travel Specialist

Abaton Island Resort & Spa

All of our holidays are tailor-made to your requirements by an expert Travel Specialist
The Inspiring Travel Company Team
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