Immerse yourself in a blend of stunning scenery and Greek traditions at The Island Concept on its secluded peninsula
The Island Concept Hotel is a charming boutique hotel that interlaces Greek simplicity with modern charm and is located in Agios Nikolaos, in Eastern Crete, Greece.
Admire the stunning setting of the boutique hotel overlooking Aegean waters, shimmering seas, and majestic mountains from afar. And as you step into the premises, you feel like Greek royalty because of the astonishing architecture of the hotel.
Settle into your spick and span room, delicately decorated with simple artwork and smart features. Or relax in your private pool or Jacuzzi and enjoy the beautiful scenery. Then take your unwinding up a notch by visiting the boutique hotel’s spa or enrolling in a classic hatha yoga class.
The kind stuff does not cater only to your comfort but can make that special occasion more memorable by planning it perfectly. Whether it is a destination wedding, honeymoon, or even a graduation party.
Yet again, you can take a trip to the private beach filled with olive trees or go farther into the town of Agios Nikolaos. Mingle with the locals and get some souvenirs to take a little of Crete home with you. Then, in your home away from home, finish your visit to a local restaurant with nourishing Greek cuisine.
- Savouring the delectable dishes that give a sense of modernity mixed with tradition
- Taking advantage of the boutique hotel's anti-gravity session
- Admiring the rooms that, despite their technological sophistication, were designed with Greek simplicity in mind
- Entering the cave where Zeus was born as you immerse yourself in Greek mythology
- Sunset cruise on a private yacht arranged by The Island Concept Hotel
The Island Concept stays true to its Greek roots as its rooms follow suit in the traditional architectural style. The twist comes with the technological advancements that make your stay all the more memorable.
The boutique hotel features 15 rooms, each promising a feel of elegance, right from the Stephane Lebrun hanging lamps to the gorgeous views of nature.
This suite provides serenity at the peak of luxurious comfort. The glass window pulls you into awe as you gaze into the shimmering skies of Agios Nikolaos. Savour the feeling of heated bubbles against your skin as you take in the stunning view of the Cretan waters and the garden below.
The name of this suite says it all. As you lie in your king-sized bed, you are thrown into wonder by the sight of immaculate white walls. Slide into a view of sparkling waters and a breathtaking sunset over the Lasithi mountains as you soak in your private Jacuzzi.
Mirabello Bay welcomes you as you step onto your terrace for a glance at its glistening waters. Unwind with your branded amenities in your walk-in shower. Then sport your designer bathrobe as you relish the wind against your skin as you sway side to side in your hammock.
The Island Concept Hotel’s white rooms are an epitome of classic luxury. Enjoy comfort as you lie on one of the lush bed linens of your king-sized bed. The beautiful scenery is endless in these rooms, whether you are viewing it from the balcony or the terrace.
Services and facilities
Taste the flavors
If you are up for a little outdoor experience, grab a picnic basket and fill it with The The Island Concept Hotel’s gourmet and bespoke menu. Then hop into a yacht and sail into the sea, or take a hike up the beautiful hilltops.
Private Section & Culinary adventures
Take your romantic dinner to another level as you take in the beautiful view of the Cretan mountains immersed in the glistening sea. Enjoy the cuisine, just the two of you.
An out-of-this-world experience awaits you as renowned chefs step into the picture every once in a while. Follow them on a memorable culinary journey with a pick from the hotel’s extensive wine list.
Blue Fish Restaurant
Step into hotel’s restaurant and have a taste of Cretan cuisine prepared with local, fresh produce and carefully crafted with a modern twist to land on your plate. As you relish the luscious meals, you are further connected to Cretan roots and immersed in the Greek tradition. The constant touch of extra virgin olive oil takes the meals skyrocketing even further.
White Seal Bar & Healthy Juice Bar
Hop into the peak of gorgeous scenery in the cool evening as you drink the boutique hotel’s signature cocktails. The sound of nature offers you a soothing musical feeling as you enjoy the luscious drinks.
After the evening of savouring all the delectable cuisine and drinks at the hotel, visit the healthy juice bar for a fresh fruit and vegetable drink. Enjoy the needed boost to your health by taking in all the necessary vitamins.
Start your day with a relaxing visit to The Island Concept Hotel’s sea view terrace and treat yourself to the à la carte breakfast. Or transition to the small, glass-walled restaurant for some carob bread, Greek yoghurt or hot coffee to warm up in the icy weather.
Whether you are savouring local pastries or downing some eggs, your taste buds are sure to tingle.
Like the fig tree roots, the property is constantly addressing many sustainable tourism areas and excelling in most fields.
- The Island Concept Hotel has most of its amenities and utensils free of single-use plastics.
- Most of the dishes served at the boutique hotel are made with locally sourced ingredients and the chef offers meals based on the local, Cretan diet.
- The hotel uses energy-efficient LED bulbs throughout the building's lighting.
- You have the option of reusing towels and foregoing the daily room cleaning.
- The Island Concept encourages all that’s local, from the dining experiences to the excursions around the island.
Explore the location
The peninsula of The Island Concept Hotel is set on a rocky hilltop overlooking the gorgeous waters of Mirabello Bay and Almyros Beach. Take a trip to Agios Nikolaos via the 2-kilometre cliff-edge footpath for an adrenaline rush. Or hop into a car and transition to Greek archaeological sites scattered around Crete island.
A 45-minute drive from the Heraklion international airport assures easy accessibility to the boutique hotel.
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