We are so excited to announce our resort's opening for 2024. We will be welcoming you from the 1st of May!

Experiences and Adventures at Domes Aulūs Elounda

Relaxation needs Recreation

Discover Crete’s charm with Domes Aulūs Elounda, from traditional village visits and raki tastings to its stunning coastlines of sandy beaches and coves. Our guests enjoy an immersive journey into the island’s culinary heritage, from fine dining to the roots of local cuisine, wine, and sustainable food sources.

With tailor-made epicurean experiences, archaeological explorations, private boat tours, and adventures across rugged terrain, your stay promises rich memories of your experiences and adventures in Elounda.

  • Embrace the Sea, the Sun and Summer Living!

    Our hotel boasts its own private beach with shingles and the perfectly crystal-clear waters of Elounda Bay, adorned with the Kooreloo inspired ambiance of vibrant, handcrafted beach pillows and fabrics that embody a unique fusion of Mediterranean culture. Equipped with extravagant sunbeds and cooling umbrellas, relax from morning till sunset with cocktails and light snacks. Feel like something a little more active? Just beside Ammos Beach, our dedicated Elounda water sports center comes fully equipped with trained instructors, upon extra charge.

  • Just You…and the Open Road! Explore the Wonders of Crete

    Ancient landmarks, traditional villages, world-famous beaches in Crete, and stunning coastline are just around the corner, and there’s a lot of things to do in Elounda.

    Ask your concierge about the forgotten sinking village of Sfendili, or Lasithi cave, the mythical birthplace of Zeus, or Minoan Knossos, Vai the largest palm forest in Europe, and the beautiful Voulisma Lagoon. We’ll help you organize and get there hassle-free.

    Nearby:

    -golf Crete (45’ minutes from hotel)

    -Elounda boat trips

    -jogging trails

    -mountain biking

    -glass-bottom boat excursion

    -trekking routes and paths

    -Elounda horseback riding

  • Immerse into the Magic of Cretan Culture

    Embrace the joy and vibrancy of a Greek ‘panigiri’ right here at Domes Aulūs Elounda. Every week, we recreate the heartwarming festivity of village celebrations, combining the culinary treats, traditional music, and communal spirit that have long been the essence of Greek village life.

    Master the art of creating the perfect pita pie in our Cretan cooking class as you mix the “fyllo” dough and master the technique of spreading it or indulge in wine tasting in Elounda from local up-and-coming producers.

  • Eco-Action

    Domes Aulūs is an ecological immersion that offers hands-on insight into sustainable living. The resort actively supports the destinations through various activities, including beach cleaning excursions, recycling initiatives, and more.

    Interested couples will be offered the opportunity to actively participate in voluntary experiences during their stay such as the conservation of the natural habitat, flower planting in our gardens, learning more about our initiatives, and the challenges of the natural environment at Elounda.