Crete Accommodation
for Romance

A private beach in Crete

Crete Accommodation for romantic getaways. Private, secluded retreats all over the beautiful island, take that special person away from it all. Take some quality time together, without distractions.

Popping the question? Engagement? Anniversary? Wedding? Commitment Ceremony? Or just a good old-fashioned romantic holiday? We can help with our suggestions for beautiful surroundings in Crete ideal for couples.



Private Romantic Holiday Homes

Lavender Cottage near Chania in Crete

Lavender Cottage - oooh sooo romantic! Are you listening, guys, this is what we girls find romantic! If you want a happy life and happy wife, fiancé or girlfriend, consider this delightful, dreamy cottage for your next surprise tryst.




The master bedroom of Villa Petra in Apokoronas Crete

Villa Petra is just outside a little hamlet yet close to Chania and to beaches. This homely, cozy, yet stylish villa is totally private and peaceful, surrounded by olive groves.

With high ceilings, air-conditioning, an open-plan kitchen and dining area, private terrace, gracefully sloping gardens and pool, and a large bedroom, this villa has everything for relaxation and romance.


The open plan bedroom and living area of Barozzi Suite in Agiroupolis

Barozzi Suite is a cozy couple's retreat in a stylishly renovated 14th Century stone mansion, complete with jacuzzi, terrace and pool.

Find complete privacy here in Agiroupolis traditional village set back in the hills. The cool waters of the numerous waterfalls of this village make it an oasis in summer, just 7 km from the beach.


Matala Caves Seafront Apartment with view across the bay to the sandstone cavesMatala Caves Seafront Apartment with view across the bay to the sandstone caves

Matala Caves Seafront Apartments are ideal for romance for fun-loving couples, as the studio is right above the tavernas of this little seaside village. Enjoy the colours on the water, the reflections on the cliffs and caves and the sweeping panorama of this dramatic bay.

This recently restored 1 bedroom studio has 1 bathroom and cozy bedroom with natural stone and traditional construction and modern, rustic design features. Enjoy outdoor living on the large patio with an expansive vibe. Cheers!



Beachside Vacation Spots

Crete Accommodation - when we say beachside, we mean directly on the beach.

The Old Beach House is our top choice for a secluded couple's retreat in Crete.

A remote, little known cove. A funky beach shack. Direct beach frontage. A pool and air conditioning. Privacy, space, tranquillity.

Romance comes naturally here on Keramotis Beach. Stay off the grid or explore the west of Crete, your choice...



Carob Villa - private beach in Makrigialos Crete

Carob Villa has its own private beach.

Located in Makrigialos in eastern Crete, this is secluded privacy at its best. With a tiny turquoise cove at your feet, awake every day to your own rhythms. Stay awhile...

...or explore the tavernas, restaurants and cafe bars of south-eastern Crete together, visit myriad sandy shores including Chrissi Island.


Plaka Seaside Cottages sit directly on Elounda Bay just a few footsteps from the sand and pebble beach. Located a few hundred metres from the tiny hamlet of Plaka, you will have the best of both worlds.

Privacy and seclusion on your own private beach (shared with two other cottages), and tavernas with fresh seafood and a convivial atmosphere just a minute's stroll away.

Add to that the proximity of Elounda and Agios Nikolaos, and the choices for romantic meals and cocktails are endless...



Adults Only Resorts

Crete Accommodation - Get some peace and quiet in style in some of the most luxurious accommodation in Crete, in a peaceful, child-free environment, designed for couples. Minimum ages at each resort vary, so please check with the hotel directly.

Aquila Elounda Village is on the beautiful bay of Elounda a few miles from Agios Nikolaos.

This is a large resort with multiple facilities and room types, pools, pool bars and beach. You won't be alone but you can chill out and experience all the luxuries in life. The rooms with their own dipping pool are ideal for couples.



Thalassa Beach Resort specialises in romantic retreats for couples. Take advantage of the beachfront fine dining, double sun loungers and spa treatments for two.

Add healthy or unhealthy treats; yoga or champagne, chocolate or tango lessons, red wine or candles and flowers in your room. Make it memorable, enjoy this beautiful beachside property close to Chania.



Ceremonies in Crete

Crete Accommodation - plan for a ceremony by the beach at the magnificent luxury resort Caramel by Grecotel. Located just 6 km from the atmospheric historic laneways of the Old Venetian Town of Rethymnon, this beachside experience will accommodate all your needs and guests for your special ceremony.

Agreco Farm ready for an outdoor feastAgreco Farm ready for an outdoor feast


Caramel by Grecotel
is a sublime resort for romance in Crete. Arrange your ceremony by the beach or at the organic farm with a traditional Cretan taverna experience.


Arrange your pre-party or reception party here on the beach with private dining and your own carefully prepared menu. Nothing is too much trouble for this expert team to prepare. Allow Crete to be the backdrop for your special occasion.




Crete Accommodation
Getting to Crete



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Ceremony Planning

A beach engagement picnic created by 'Crete for Love'A beach engagement picnic created by 'Crete for Love' (she said yes!)

Allow Crete for Love experts to create the most memorable ceremony of your life. Whether it is an engagement picnic, a family celebration, a symbolic union ceremony or indeed a full Mama Mia wedding party, the creative team at Crete for Love are up for the challenge.


Do you feel like an escape in nature? Perhaps asking that special someone an important question on a beach picnic - see above - or in a leafy vineyard? On top of a mountain? Any dream you can dream, Anna and Stavriani will be able to support you with their knowledge of the island and their unique creative flair.

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