The luxurious five-star hotel Abaton Island Resort & Spa, opened its doors in April 2018. The hotel, with a total area of 45,000 km2, is located 2 km from the city of Hersonissos, popular for its restaurants, shops and nightlife. The private beach, with crystal clear waters and endless blue, has comfortable sun beds and umbrellas. Elegant minimalistic, with a touch of casual chic, the resort offers ultra-stylish rooms with luxurious services and a variety of modern amenities. Most of the rooms have a jacuzzi or outdoor pools, and have a sea view. For complete privacy and a luxurious atmosphere, the hotel has two-storey villas by the sea, with huge open areas and private pools. Five unique restaurants invite guests to embark on an exciting gastronomic journey full of amazing culinary discoveries. Delicious Cretan dishes using local produce, Mediterranean and international dishes, mouth-watering Asian flavors, world-class signature steaks or the best sushi, delicious desserts and the best wines and drinks. The resort is a world-class spa center based on Elemis, offering a variety of massage and beauty treatments for the face and body. Among other modern amenities, the hotel offers a fully equipped gym, hammam, indoor pool, and tennis courts. The hotel’s mall has a selection of shops where guests can buy everything from a daily newspaper and essential items to chic clothes and jewelry.