The luxurious five-star Minoa Palace Resort, covering an area of 35,000 m2, is located in Crete, in the popular tourist resort of Platanias, 12 km west of the picturesque city of Chania. It delights guests with the natural beauty of the surroundings, a wonderful view of the shimmering Aegean Sea and the White Mountains, as well as high-class amenities and excellent service. To the north of the hotel there is a panoramic view of the endless golden beach of Platanias and the iridescent sapphire blue Aegean Sea. Since 2008, the main hotel building has been connected to the Imperial Beach wing by an air bridge, thus offering direct access to a private sandy pebbly beach from both buildings. The five-star Minoa Palace in Crete is considered one of the best resorts on the island of Crete and offers a large selection of rooms and suites with elegant design, quality furniture, luxury bath amenities and the most modern amenities. In the hotel’s restaurants, guests can taste the most delicious Mediterranean diet recipes and authentic Cretan dishes made from the finest local ingredients and the best Cretan olive oil, as well as international cuisine. Regarding the environment, Minoa Palace uses a wide range of environmental practices to ensure the hotel operates with maximum use of natural resources in terms of energy, watering and recycling. For outdoor enthusiasts, the hotel provides a tennis court and a mini football field, yoga and pilates classes, cycling and table tennis, fully equipped gym and fitness facilities. Celebratory Cretan and Greek evenings, cooking classes and musical shows are held regularly. For children, the hotel provides a playground and two children's pools. At the hotel’s luxurious spa, professional therapists acquaint guests with a series of natural cosmetics and branded body and face treatments, hydrotherapy and soothing massages. Modern, audiovisual equipment, comfort, high-quality decoration and state-of-the-art design make the unique Imperial Congress Hall ideal for meetings, lectures, shows, presentations, seminars, exhibitions, gala dinners, wedding ceremonies and banquets.