Grecotel Lux Me White Palace

Crete, Adele Near Rethymnon

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All Inclusive Spa

  • 22 saltwater pools across the resort to cool off in 
  • Exquisite dining options with buffet and a la carte choices 
  • Beachfront location with close links to the pretty town of Rethymnon  

Grecotel White Palace is a stunning five-star hotel located on the largest Greek island, Crete. Close to the pretty town of Rethymnon along the north coast, it features open-style spaces with luxurious touches. Enjoying fantastic sea views, the hotel has three saltwater pools and two infinity pools (for selected room types), so relaxation is high on the agenda here. Set on the beachfront it benefits from a Blue Flag beach right on the doorstep.  

The design is contemporary with white décor and hints of turquoise throughout making it very calm and tranquil. There are also a number of dining options with menus designed around local and international cuisine made from the freshest ingredients to cater to all tastes.

At Agreco Farm you can dine in the rustic and traditional farmhouse where you can enjoy a meal that has been freshly prepared from farm to table (transfer not included - reservations required). The outdoor seating area has the most lovely views across Crete with the rolling hills and vineyards and the Mediterranean Sea in the distance. For those cooler nights, you can sit inside the farmhouse with authentic stone walls and rustic décor oozing with Cretan charm.  

Children can even enjoy being a farmer for the day at Agreco Farm with lots of activities on offer including picking their own vegetables and baking. There is also a Kids Club onsite where they can take part in competitions and games, and even a disco so they can sing and dance all day long. 

Facilities

Bars & Restaurants

The White

Serving a delicious menu of cuisine from France, Italy, and Greece.

Ventanas Il Mar

This Mediterranean style buffet has gorgeous sea views and themed nights. 

Guest Restaurant

New in 2022, this restaurant offers vegan and vegetarian options from their green kitchen.

Asia White

Enjoy some Asian cuisine on the seafront.

Long Beach Bar

Offering all day entertainment, sit back and enjoy the music with all your favourite cocktails and beverages.

Tavernaki

Greek a la carte restaurant serving local cuisine.

Fico d'India

A poolside a la carte restaurant dishing up Italian classics.

Creperie – Gelateria

Treat yourself with a crepe or enjoy some gelato here.

Patisserie

Enjoy some sweet snacks including breads, pastries, and cakes at the Patisserie.

Sunset Lounge Bar

Soak up the scenery and atmosphere at the Sunset Lounge Bar with a cocktail in hand.

Agreco Farm

This is Grecotel’s traditional and rustic farmhouse for a fabulous evening with Cretan cuisine.

Wine Cellar

There is a wine tasting room for guests to try some exceptional local and international wines. The Wine Cellar has its own personal sommelier who will give you plenty of options to taste so you can find your favourite wine. 

Light Fare by the Pool

Order in some lunchtime specials including baguettes, hamburgers and other snacks prepared from fresh ingredients.

Beaches & Pools

Swimming Pool

There are eight saltwater pools across the resort and one infinity pool.

For Families

Be a Farmer

Children can enjoy fun filled activities at Agreco Farm where they can be a farmer for the day. Activities include picking vegetables and cooking lunch, making dough and baking (transfers not included - reservations required)

Kids Club

The little ones can enjoy fun activities at Grecoland Kids Club which include games and competitions as well as cooking lessons. There is also a children’s disco to enjoy.

Sports & Watersports

There is so much for everyone to enjoy including watersports, tennis, board games and kids’ karaoke. 

Spa & Wellness

Hippie Spa

The spa area includes a hammam, massage rooms, nail bar and a beauty salon.

Fitness

There are plenty of opportunities to keep fit here including machines, yoga etc.

Grecotel White Palace is located on the island of Crete. The largest of the Greek islands, Crete is home to lots of myths and legends as well as dramatic scenery and Blue Flag beaches. White Palace can be found on the beachfront near the town of Rethymnon which has an old-world charm with pretty streets to get lost in, a picturesque harbour, and plenty of bars and restaurants to enjoy. The hotel is approximately 8km from the centre of Rethymnon.

Transfer time

Grecotel Lux Me White Palace is an hour and 20 minutes’ drive from Crete Chania Airport. It is also an hour and five minutes' drive from Crete Heraklion Airport, 

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Double Guestroom Garden/Mountain View Single Use

Sleeps 1

With soft hues, Double Guestrooms come with a king size bed or twin beds and an extra single sofa bed. These rooms come with a garden/mountain view.

This room comes with a minibar which is restocked daily and is included as part of the all-inclusive package.

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Double Guestroom Garden/Mountain View

Sleeps 2 adults + 1 child

With soft hues, Double Guestrooms come with a king size bed or twin beds and an extra single sofa bed. These rooms come with a garden/mountain view.

This room comes with a minibar which is restocked daily and is included as part of the all-inclusive package.

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Double Guestroom Sea View

Sleeps 2

These stylish double rooms with a king size bed have a spacious covered balcony with spectacular views of the Cretan Sea. 

This room comes with a minibar which is restocked daily and is included as part of the all-inclusive package.

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Superior Guestroom Sea View

Sleeps 2

Superior Guestrooms are airy and stylish with exceptional sea views from the private furnished balcony.

This room comes with a minibar which is restocked daily and is included as part of the all-inclusive package.

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Prestige Bungalow Sea View

Sleeps 2 adults + 1 child

Designed with the luxuries of life in mind, Prestige Bungalows benefit from fantastic sea views and a flair of al fresco living.

This room comes with a minibar which is restocked daily and is included as part of the all-inclusive package.

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Swim Up White Room

Sleeps 2 adults

Enjoy a shared swim up pool with this cosy room decorated in a Mediterranean style. The room has a double bed or twin beds and an extra single bed.

This room comes with a minibar which is restocked daily and is included as part of the all-inclusive package.

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Family Guestroom

Sleeps 2 adults + 2 children

Family Guestrooms ensure space and comfort are at the forefront with separate living and bedroom areas. The room comes with a king size bed or twin beds and two extra single sofa beds or bunk beds. 

This room comes with a minibar which is restocked daily and is included as part of the all-inclusive package.

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Swim Up Family Guestroom

Sleeps 2 adults + 2 children

With evergreen views and a shared swim up pool, these rooms have separate bedroom and living areas to provide plenty of space.

This room comes with a minibar which is restocked daily and is included as part of the all-inclusive package.

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Lux.me Swim-Up Bungalow Sea View

Sleeps 2 adults + 1 child

Enjoy a privileged location with direct access to an exclusive pool. With stunning views of the Cretan Sea and your own private terrace with pool, these rooms are the epitome of luxury.

This room comes with a minibar which is restocked daily and is included as part of the all-inclusive package.

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Lux.me Junior Suite Sea View

Sleeps 2 adults + 1 child

Junior Suites come with large glass window doors so you can soak up the sea views. These unique suites capture beauty and luxury well.

This room comes with a minibar which is restocked daily and is included as part of the all-inclusive package.

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Family Apartment Garden View

Sleeps 2 adults + 3 children/3 adults + 2 children/3 adults

Truly designed with family in mind, this spacious apartment has separate living and bedroom areas and two ensuite bathrooms. These apartments come with a king size bed or twin beds, two single sofa beds and an extra single bed.

This room comes with a minibar which is restocked daily and is included as part of the all-inclusive package.

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White Family Suite Sea View

Sleeps 2 adults + 2 children/3 adults/3 adults + 1 child

Perfect for families, these suites enjoy spectacular sea views and stylish décor. The open plan layout gives you plenty of space. This suite comes with a master bedroom and a separate sleeping area with two single beds separated by a sliding door.

This room comes with a minibar which is restocked daily and is included as part of the all-inclusive package.

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Grand Family Suite Sea View

Sleeps 4 adults + 2 children

This spacious seafront suite is ideal for families. There is two master bedrooms and a separate lounge. Additionally, there is a corridor leading to a contemporary style boudoir.

This room comes with a minibar which is restocked daily and is included as part of the all-inclusive package.

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Petit Yali Seafront Suite With Sharing Pool

Sleeps 2 adults + 2 children or 3 adults or 3 adults + 1 child

Benefitting from a prime seafront location, this Suite offers supreme comfort. With lavish touches, the suites are bright and airy and have a comfortable lounge with two sofa beds and a King size bedroom. 

This room comes with a minibar which is restocked daily and is included as part of the all-inclusive package.

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Lux.me Yali Seafront Suite With Sharing Pool

Sleeps 2 adults + 2 children

Bright and airy, these suites have a King size bed and separate sofa bed and enjoy a shared private pool.

This room comes with a minibar which is restocked daily and is included as part of the all-inclusive package.

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Villa White, Seafront, Heated Prive Pool

Sleeps 2 adults + 2 children or 3 adults or 3 adults + 1 child

Enjoy spectacular sea views from Villa White. With modern living in mind, these villas have been designed to be both spacious and comfortable.

This room comes with a minibar which is restocked daily and is included as part of the all-inclusive package.

Additional charge of €90 per day for pool heating.

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Villa Luxe Yali, Seafront, Heated Prive Pool

Sleeps 2 adults + 2 children or 3 adults or 3 adults + 1 child

With a master bedroom and separate living area the Villa Luxe Rooms have the benefit of a private heated pool and sensational sea views.

This room comes with a minibar which is restocked daily and is included as part of the all-inclusive package.

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Loved every minute!

LMVMJP, Manchester, United Kingdom

Tripadvisor review Jul 14 2024
We have just returned home from The White Palace with our 2 children following a 10 day visit. We felt devastated to leave as we just loved every minute of our time there. It really has been such...
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The ultimate relaxing holiday

D_o_n_n_a_gx, London, United Kingdom

Tripadvisor review Jul 14 2024
We had the most incredible mini honeymoon and couldn’t fault the entire experience. The hotel staff are highly trained and passionate about what they do. We loved the relaxed vibes, and although...
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