Abaton Island Resort & Spa

Hersonissos • Crete

Experience the luxury of Abaton Island Resort & Spa, an exclusive boutique-style retreat nestled along the picturesque northern coastline of Crete. Revel in the breathtaking panoramic sea views that accompany the hotel's elegant accommodations and chic surroundings.

The shimmering turquoise waters of the Aegean Sea offer a dramatic backdrop to this pristine resort, which boasts 152 exquisite rooms, suites, and villas, each designed with the discerning traveller in mind. With a total of 71 crystal-clear pools, an immaculate infinity pool, a private sandy beach, and a 364-meter shoreline, guests can indulge in ultimate rest and relaxation.

Discover the signature Abaton style throughout the resort's 14 room types, where contemporary guest rooms combine earthy tones and natural materials for ultimate laid-back chic. For an exceptional dining experience, Abaton's prominent food scene offers imaginative food pairings and award-winning dishes created by a skilled team of young chefs using the freshest local ingredients for exquisite Cretan and international delicacies.

The hotel's Half Board program adds flexibility, allowing foodies to dine around the resort's five different restaurants or enjoy in-room dining, sampling the varied cuisines on offer.

Abaton Island Resort & Spa's Elemis spa is world-renowned for its revitalizing and purifying products that respect the body's complex physiology. Featuring five different treatment rooms and a wide range of procedures and treatments, the spa offers guests the chance to relax and rejuvenate in unmatched luxury.


Abaton Island Resort & Spa, a proud member of Traveller Made elite network, 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

Dining Options
  • F-Zin Ivy League - Start your day with a satisfying breakfast of local products and freshly baked bread. For dinner, both an international buffet and a la carte service
  • Bony Fish Seafood - Classic seafood dishes with the freshest ingredients prepared to perfection by expert chefs.
  • Elemes Cretan - Elemes combines local culture and classic Cretan cuisine, with all ingredients sourced directly from local farmers
  • Wow Steak House - Succulent signature steaks delivered from New Zealand, Australia and America. Complement your meal with a fine red wine and enjoy your dining experience in the Steak House, awarded at World Luxury Restaurant Awards in two categories: as the best Luxury Grill in Greece and as the best Luxury Steakhouse in Southern Europe
  • Buddha Bar - Set against a breathtaking view of the gulf, offering a unique lifestyle experience, mixing the flavours of the Middle East and the Mediterranean

Abaton has a refined lobby bar for pre dinner cocktails or after dinner nightcaps

Bars & Lounges
  • Ladies & Gentleman Lobby Bar - A great gathering point for an aperitif or cocktail. Sip in style and soak in the breathtaking vista

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Rooms & Suites

Hotel At A Glance

  • Beach Hotel
  • 152 Rooms
  • 4 Restaurants
  • 2 Bars & Lounges
  • Family Friendly
  • Spa On Site
  • 1 Swimming Pools

Hotel Perfect For..

  • Couples
  • Romance

Average Weather

January11° C78 mm
February12° C64 mm
March14° C62 mm
April17° C21 mm
May24° C11 mm
June24° C1 mm
July26° C1 mm
August26° C1 mm
September24° C10 mm
October20° C40 mm
November17° C69 mm
December14° C89 mm

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