The Royal Blue Resort & Spa - Panormo
Crete- Heraklion Area

The Royal Blue Resort & Spa Crete, is located on the northern coast of the island of Crete, next to the small traditional village of Panormo. Only 22 km from Rethymnon and 55 km from Heraklion, the hotel is easily accessible both from Chania and Heraklion airports via bus, taxi or car. This tranquil resort with its own private bay, its numerous public and private swimming pools, restaurants and bars, allows guests to enjoy the authentic luxury & quiet sophistication of all hotel rooms, suites or villas.

All guestrooms, suites & villas are designed to reflect the resort?s colourful charm & tranquility, offer guests a contemporary sense of luxury and retain in harmony the traditional character and architecture of Crete. This tranquil resort with its own private bay and an endless horizon of Cretan Blue sea consists of numerous public and private swimming pools, waterfalls, as well as colourful gardens which extend throughout the resort fulfilling the senses with a unique blend of well-being and relaxation. Guests will be pampered with the renowned Cretan hospitality.

With an extensive renovation in all rooms and villas, you are invited to discover the resort in all its new glory. A fusion of traditional Cretan elements and modern design, with all the comforts you can expect from a luxury five-star resort, creates a sophisticated yet infinitely relaxing atmosphere.


  • 24-Hour Reception / Front Desk
  • Airport / Port Transfer Service (extra charge)
  • Bar
  • Bar Restaurant
  • Beach Bar
  • Beach Sunbeds & Umbrellas
  • Beach Towels
  • Beauty Treatment (on request)
  • Bell-Boy Service
  • Boat Trips
  • Car & Motorbike Rental
  • Concierge
  • Doctor (upon request)
  • Fax & Photocopy Service (extra charge)
  • Guest Relations Desk for general info
  • Gym
  • Hairdresser (extra charge)
  • Hammam
  • Indoor Children's Playground
  • Internet Corner
  • Jewelry Shop
  • Laundry & Ironing Service
  • Lobby Lounge
  • Massage (on request)
  • Mini Golf
  • Outdoor Playground
  • Parking Area
  • Pool Bar
  • Pool Snack Bar
  • Pool Sunbeds & Umbrellas
  • Pool Towels
  • Postal Services
  • Private Dining options
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Sauna
  • Shower & Changing Room
  • Snack Bar
  • Spa (extra charge)
  • Swimming Pool (Fresh Water)
  • Tennis Court
  • Toilets for disabled people
  • Wi-Fi Internet Access (without charge)

Room Descriptions

Superior Room Garden View

Our stylishly decorated superior guestrooms offer luxurious settings and elegant amenities to ensure an experience of absolute comfort. Room colors, straight from nature’s table complemented by the colorful views of the resort’s rose gardens that give away the most enchanting scent will help you lose yourself in the utmost relaxation and serenity that is dominant throughout the resort. Available with twin or king size beds and spacious bathroom with Shower .


Superior Room Side Sea View

Our stylishly decorated in warm and soothing tones superior guestrooms offer luxurious settings and elegant amenities to ensure an experience of absolute comfort. Gloriously situated overlooking the sea from the side of the balcony, all rooms dispose king or twin size beds and simple designer interiors, that will offer you the utmost relaxation and serenity that is dominant throughout the resort. 


Superior Room Sea View

Welcome to a fresh, breezy world of Cretan chic. With unlimited views to the majestic Aegean blue, the Superior Room Sea View combines unlimited comfort with truly open horizons for you to unwind. With space up to 30m2 and an elegant design, you will discover Cretan hospitality in the most luxurious way.


Superior Room Sea Front Sea View

If you can’t get enough of the Greek blue ocean, then this is the perfect choice for you. With unobstructed views to the Aegean’s endless deep blue the Superior Room Sea Front is designed to provide the ultimate in coziness. This is the perfect retreat for a couple looking for a getaway in pure Cretan style!


Superior Room Garden View with Shared Pool

Contemporary yet timeless, the Superior rooms offer 30 square meters of pure elegance and have been designed with one purpose in mind: to provide relaxation in every possible way! With a colour palette inspired by Crete’s surrounding nature, the low-key interiors aim to maximise serenity. Don’t forget to go for a quick swim at the sharing pool or unwind by the sunbeds. Enjoy!


Superior Guest Room Sharing Pool Sea View

Our elegantly designed superior guestrooms, with twin or king size beds and spacious bathroom with Shower offer luxurious comforts and elegant amenities that create the sensation of utmost serenity and relaxation. Their private terrace offers sea views and is open to a spacious terrace with a sharing pool furnished with sun beds and umbrellas for all neighboring rooms, where guests can enjoy the sun, at a more private and secluded space. Enjoy your dive in the pool, relax and unwind!


Luxury Room Sea Front with Private Pool

Lavishly decorated and equipped with its own private pool, the Luxury Room boasts not only magnificent interior design but unique views as well. Combined with privacy, this is a stylish sanctuary for couples, offering the perfect setting for unique holiday memories.


Family Suite Sea View

Filled with sun and joy, the Family suites offer of 55 square meters of comfort. They have been created specifically for – you guessed it – families looking to make the most out of their suites. With ample room for luggage, toys, and anything that you’ll need to make your young ones happy, the elegant decoration combines luxury with functionality.


Family Suite Sea View with Private Pool

Offering the ultimate space and comfort for your little ones, this Family Suite option also comes with an impossible to resist feature: its very own private pool. . Enjoy a holiday well spent under the warm Cretan sun with all the privacy and the comfort that your heart desires!


Superior Suite Water Front Sea View

The luxuriously appointed Superior Suite is created with the demanding traveler in mind and anyone who is looking for ample space during their (short or long) holiday. Offering 55 square meters of pure comfort, there’s plenty of (stylish) room for you to put your feet up and enjoy the uninterrupted views.


Luxury Suite Sea Front with Private Pool

Taking comfort and luxury one step further, the Luxury Suite takes advantage of the direct access to the sea but also gives you the option to relax uninterrupted by your private pool. With 55 square meters of pristine design, this is the perfect sun-drenched haven for up to four people.


Luxury Villa Sea Front with Private Pool

A truly beautiful maisonette style villa spanning 58 square meters and offering all the space and comforts that you will need during your holidays. Wake up to stunning views of the deep blue ocean and take a relaxing stroll by the beach. Don’t feel like leaving your villa? Unwind at the luxuriously designed outdoor space or take a relaxing nap by the private pool. This is your lavishly decorated slice of heaven!


Royal Superior Suite Sea Front with Jacuzzi

Offering 80 square meters of design excellence, the more than spacious Royal Superior Suite boasts panoramic views of the Aegean sea and a one-of-a-kind Mediterranean escape. The contemporary design pays homage to the surrounding nature and the ideal setting to disconnect from everything and everyone in this ultra chic retreat. The best part? You can enjoy the sensational views from the comfort of your Jacuzzi.


Royal Luxury Suite Sea Front with Private Pool

The Luxury Suite takes indulgence to the next level with its opulence and Cretan-inspired design sophistication. The more than generous 44 square meter living room combined with the stunning outdoor area (complete with its private pool) make this the absolute retreat, the perfect home aways from home for your Greek summer adventures.


Royal Presidential Suite Sea Front with Private Pool

This the ultimate getaway from Royal Blue and the true definition of opulence! Experience the finest of authentic Cretan hospitality with a dash Mediterranean design in this stunning 135 sqm waterfront maisonette. Enjoy not one, but two individual pools and your own private garden, making this the absolute holiday haven for you and your loved ones.


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