Here at Cretan Malia Park we strive to upkeep excellent standards, providing a conscious, holistic, warm and welcoming service for all our guests. Inspired by the natural Mediterranean beauty that surrounds us and the inviting hospitality of traditional Crete, we are constantly innovating to ensure we offer our guests an elegant, authentic and refined experience that is as blissful as it is unforgettable. Find out more about the latest happenings at Cretan Malia Park Hotel here…
Athens, 19th of November, 2019 – Far removed from the identikit beach hotels that dot Crete’s coastline, Cretan Malia Park is a flora-filled retreat that augments classic Aegean hospitality with a focus on refined luxury and slow-paced living. Owned by the Sbokos family since it opened in the 1980s, the 204-room hotel has recently undergone an extensive renovation program led by Greek architect Vana Pernari, resulting in a unique aesthetic inspired by the colors and textures of the island. Key to the hotel’s identity is its commitment to sustainability — a crucial philosophy that informs all aspects of the design and operations. Factor in a fresh, Mediterranean kitchen inspired by Crete’s culinary traditions, an organic wellness program that allows guests to commune with the spectacular surroundings, and exquisitely landscaped botanical gardens leading to the sparkling Aegean Sea, and you have a whole new spin on carefree Cretan luxury.
We are really proud and honored to receive an Honorable Mention for Cretan Malia Park resort’s Design, in the Greek Hotel of Year Awards!
Proudly local, fully entrenched in its surroundings and the bearer of a finely crafted Greek identity, Cretan Malia Park presents a hideaway in every sense. Enveloped by an idyllic locale that is rooted in an ancient history, the sprawling property is inextricably linked to the island of Crete.
We are extremely proud to be awarded with three prestigious awards of TUI for 2020; TUI Holly, TUI Top Quality and TUI Environmental award!
The TUI HOLLY is the highest accolade that can be accorded a TUI Hotel, the premium prize for the 100 most popular TUI hotels worldwide. It stands for everything that makes a TUI holiday perfect: Great attention to detail, superb service and outstanding cuisine.
The TUI TOP QUALITY is besides TUI HOLLY the prestigious award for TUI’s best hotels. All hotels with this accolade earned the highest ratings in our guest survey and scored at least 8.7 out of 10 possible points. The TUI TOP QUALITY signet highlights the most popular holiday hotels.
The TUI Environmental Champion is awarded to hotels who are particularly committed to the protection of the environment and socially responsible management, as Cretan Malia Park is. Read more about our sustainable practices here.
We are extremely proud to announce that we’ve entered the TripAdvisor Hall of Fame.Having received a Certificate of Excellence every year, for the past six years, for consistently delivering great service and achieving great reviews from our guests, this is the time to extend a heartfelt. THANK YOU to all of you for contributing to this amazing recognition!
We’re proud to announce that we’ve once more received the TUI Family Champion 2019 reserved for the very best family hotels and TUI Top Quality 2019, reserved for the very best TUI hotels – the absolute favourites, as declared by our guests.
With our excellent performance in sustainable hotel management, we’ve convinced both our guests and the auditors.
The TUI Environmental Champions 2019 award, received for one more year, is distinguished achievement in the area of sustainability and shows the commitment of our team towards driving sustainable tourism forward.
We’re delighted to announce that we’re recommended on HolidayCheck, for having received excellent guest reviews throughout 2019.
A heartfelt thank you to our guests, we could not have achieved this amazing distinction without you!
Crete’s curvy country roads and beautiful scenery make it the perfect place to enjoy bike riding. Visit some of our neighboring landmarks, or simply set off with no fixed destination in mind and enjoy the sunshine and fresh air.
Cretan Malia Park is proud to be a bike-friendly hotel; guests travelling with their own bikes can use our safe bike parking space, and guests travelling without two wheels can take advantage of our mountain bike rental station.
We’re proud to announce that we’ve received for one more year the Travelife Gold Certification, for demonstrating our commitment to sustainability.
Our activities include:
- Protecting the environment
- Respecting and treating our employees fairly
- Respecting the local community, including its residents and the
- safeguard of children
- Protecting the local culture, heritage and wildlife of the
- Supporting the local economy and its businesses
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