• The first InterContinental property in the Greek Islands, offering a luxurious Mediterranean escape.
  • Enjoy two infinity pools, Michelin-starred dining, and a nature-inspired wellness center.
  • Unique art pieces and bespoke excursions immerse guests in the island’s rich heritage.
  • Rooms starting at €205 per night for IHG One Rewards members, blending modern luxury with traditional elegance.

Prepare to be enchanted as InterContinental Hotels & Resorts unveils its first property in the Greek Islands—InterContinental Crete. Overlooking the pristine Mirabello Bay, this exquisite destination redefines luxury and offers a contemporary Mediterranean escape, seamlessly blending modern amenities with timeless Greek charm.

InterContinental Crete marks a significant milestone for IHG Hotels & Resorts, as it expands its luxury portfolio to the idyllic Greek islands. Set against a backdrop of stunning coastal scenery, the hotel boasts striking modern architecture and state-of-the-art facilities. Just a short walk from the vibrant coastal city of Agios Nikolaos and an hour from Heraklion, the resort is perfectly positioned for both tranquility and convenience.

Guests at InterContinental Crete can enjoy two infinity pools with breathtaking views of Mirabello Bay, three exceptional Mediterranean-inspired restaurants led by the Michelin-starred Chef Consultant Nikos Roussos, and a nature-inspired wellness center. The hotel offers a range of family-friendly facilities, ensuring a perfect stay for couples, families, and multi-generational travelers. Each guestroom, many with private plunge pools and interconnecting options, is designed to offer ultimate comfort and luxury.

Upon entering the hotel, guests are welcomed by unique sculptures and art pieces inspired by Crete’s rich history and mythology. The reception area features a hybrid sculpture of the Sphinx and Minotaur, symbolizing the island’s ancient legends, while bronze creatures along the corridors add an element of surprise and discovery.

The hotel’s culinary offerings are a tribute to modern Greek cuisine. Chef Nikos Roussos, known for his Michelin-starred restaurants in London, helms the three eateries: ZEUS, KNOSSOS, and MINOAN. His menus showcase elegant comfort dishes made with locally sourced ingredients, reflecting Cretan culinary heritage. The wine list features indigenous grape varieties, and the cocktail menu, crafted by award-winning mixologist Elias Stergiopoulos, perfectly complements the scenic setting.

The Aegeo Spa offers unique treatments, including a Cretan massage infused with local olive oil and an antioxidant-rich cryotherapy treatment. Guests can also enjoy a hammam, sauna, steam room, indoor pool, and relaxation area, ensuring a holistic wellness experience. The fully equipped gym provides options for those looking to maintain their fitness routine during their stay.

InterContinental Crete serves as a cultural connector, offering guests bespoke experiences to explore the island’s rich history and natural beauty. The Concierge team facilitates excursions to archaeological sites, traditional villages, natural gorges, vineyards, and olive groves, allowing guests to immerse themselves in the local culture and scenery.

Crete, with its majestic White Mountains, vibrant Samaria Gorge, and picturesque villages like Agios Nikolaos, offers endless opportunities for exploration and adventure. The island’s warm hospitality and delectable cuisine provide a window into its vibrant soul, making it an unforgettable destination.

InterContinental Crete is now open, with rooms starting at €205 per night for members of IHG One Rewards. Experience the ultimate in luxury and discover the wonders of Crete at this exceptional new hotel.

For more information and reservations, visit InterContinental Crete.