St Nicolas Bay Resort Hotel and Villas

A stunning luxury boutique hotel near the charming town of Ágios Nikolaos, a well -deserved member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

Ideally situated on its own private stretch of sandy beach, the St. Nicolas Bay Resort Hotel and Thalassa Villas offers magnificent views over the Gulf of Mirabello. Relax around one of the 2 infinity pools that both offer wonderful spots to rejuvenate with a book, or for the more energetic, why not enjoy the many water activities on offer including diving lessons on hand from the water sports.

This hotel is a luxury boutique hotel, privately run, yet offering the services and facilities of a larger luxury resort and with genuine Greek hospitality. With a selection of beautifully appointed and recently renovated rooms, suites and villas, all with modern and spacious interiors with large terraces or balconies and most with fabulous sea views. The exclusive Club Studio and Club Suites, as well as the Thalassa Villas have their own seawater private swimming pools which are heated in the shoulder months and come with their own elevated VIP benefits and little surprises during your stay. The range of rooms and suites ensure this hotel is perfect for couples as well as families.

Dining wise, there is something for everyone at this fabulous hotel; a choice of five restaurants at St. Nicolas Bay Hotel, ranging from fine dining to ranging from the fine dining Minotaure, to the traditional Greek Kafenion on the waterfront with Cretan dishes and excellent seafood; a state of the art Elemis Spa with the pioneering technology of Elemis Biotec; children’s club, cinema, games room and boutique, there are certainly enough facilities to keep all the family entertained.

This boutique hotel and villas offers the perfect blend of local and contemporary architecture with a strong emphasis on privacy all offered with a perfect backdrop of the Mirabello Bay, with friendly and personable service suitable for any discerning guest.

Please click here to find out the new plans for the hotel for 2023. New for 2023

NB. NEW: Accommodation Tax and  Climate Resilience Tax, effective from 01/01/2024 ( this is applicable to all 5* hotels in Greece). The fee is 10 euros per room per night payable directly by the guests to the hotel, at checkout.  Please kindly note that if the government occupancy tax rates change, the prevailing tax rates at the time of the guest stay will be charged accordingly.


Prices From: £1340 per person including flights, transfers and half board
Number of Rooms: 125 & 8 villas
Distance to Beach: Blue Flag private beach
Distance to Town: Agios Nikolaos – 20 minute walk
Distance to Airport: Heraklion – Approx 45 minutes transfer
Views: Sea Views
Car Hire: Not necessary
Wifi: Yes


Taking the private speed boat to Elounda to sample a different resort



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