Cayo Exclusive Resort & Spa

Cayo Exclusive Resort & Spa

Cayo Exclusive Resort is an elegant and extremely well-kept complex where every detail has been carefully considered. The unique architecture blends seamlessly into the mountainous landscape without disturbing the surroundings. Therefore, no expense was spared to ensure a fantastic stay for all guests; for instance, almost all rooms in the hotel have their own swimming pool. Highly recommended for those who want to completely unwind in an elegant setting. A place of pure enjoyment!


Caractère clients receive a complimentary 15-minute massage at the Armonia Spa. They also enjoy a welcome drink on arrival as well as a basket of local house wine and fruit waiting for them in their room.

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The hotel is open from the beginning of May to the end of October.


There are 70 rooms and 7 luxury villas.


You can check-in from 3 pm. Check-out is possible until 11 am.


From 507 euros.


  • Tourist tax is 4 euros per night, which you pay on-site.


Inside the hotel you can find a stylish boutique where you can pick up handmade creations by Greek designers. The hotel is also strongly committed to ecology: for example, they heat more than 60% of the water with energy from solar panels.

About the rooms

All rooms are contemporary and comfortably decorated in soft pastel tones. The bathrooms have marble finishes with shower, cosmetics, bathrobes and slippers.

Our favourite room

In the premium room with private pool & sea view, you will enjoy a beautiful terrace of no less than 66 m² with stunning sea views.

Enjoy a refreshing swim

67 of the 70 rooms have private pools. In addition, two very spacious large swimming pools are available for all guests to swim in and soak up the sun. The hotel also has a private area on the nearby pebbly beach of Plaka, where guests have free use of sun loungers and parasols.

Work out and wind down

Work out in the well-equipped gym or indulge in the luxurious Armonia Spa with indoor pool. There is also a wide range of water sports such as kayaking, windsurfing and diving available nearby.


Children of all ages are welcome here.

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Food & Drink

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Kelari restaurant's terrace is bathed in almost magical atmospheres around sunset. Make sure to try their authentic Cretan mezze here.

dress code

Resort chic: wear casual and breezy attire with a touch of glamour.

In the morning you will enjoy a rich breakfast buffet in the main restaurant Ambrosia. For snacks and à la carte lunch, you must be at the Mediterranean restaurant Sage & Thyme, located by the two large pools. At the gourmet restaurant Kelari you can taste typical Greek cuisine. From the Stone Beach by Cayo tavern you have a beautiful view of nearby Spilonga Island.

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Cayo boutique resort is located in the picturesque village of Plaka, within walking distance of the beach (250 meters). The town of Elounda is 4.5 km away and fashionable Agios Nikolaos is 12 km away. Heraklion, the capital of Crete is 65 km away. There is a daily shuttle service to and from the beach.

Are you travelling by plane?

The nearest airport is Heraklion at 65 km.


A transfer to and from the hotel is possible, price on request.

Do you have a (rental) car?

There is free outdoor parking with valet service available.

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Luxurious and comfortable boutique hotel close to the beautiful village of Plaka. Perfectly located to enjoy Greek hospitality and escape the hustle and bustle.

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