WELCOME TO WHITE PALACE GRECOTEL RESORT
Island life in the Greek islands and chic Mediterranean hideaways are the inspiration for this unique resort perched on the Cretan Riviera near Rethymno. Island Life: authentic, irreverent, easy going. The lifestyle of a traveller. White Palace’s landscaped exteriors, impressive entrance gallery and open air interiors have been lifted to fresh heights. Fantastic new restaurants, bars and stunning new sea view accommodation are the hallmarks this unique resort.
Private Resort Transfers
All Inclusive meals, snacks, soft drinks, beers wines and spirits
Double Sea View Room
Your Sea View Room
Ideally located elegant guestrooms boast amazing views of the Cretan Sea. Open plan master bedroom with a king size bed and brand new mood-evoking decor featuring custom designed furnishings with aqua coloured mosaic side tables and consoles. A daybed is set next to the large glass doors – ideal for reading or just daydreaming. The stylish decoration and fabrics in varying shades of ivory, cream and turquoise provide an ideal holiday retreat. They feature a private bathroom, floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the sea and spacious fully furnished covered balcony with panoramic views.
Amazing views of the mythical Cretan Sea and resort’s seafront gardens | Large glass doors overlooking the sea and spacious covered balcony | En-suite private bathroom |
FICO D’INDIA – ALL DAY ESPRESSO BAR
Relax with your favourite espresso or try the unique masticha drink in this lively heart of the resort-a place to meet and enjoy the spirit of the White Palace from a seat of luxury. Operating Hours: 10.30 – 24.00
A dazzling cosmopolitan bar that exudes the charm and luxury of the resort. Enjoy a wide choice of snacks, cocktails, and selected beverages like traditional Cretan sarantadendri ‘forty herbs’. Operating Hours: 10.30 – 01.00
Order wine by the glass or bottle, while sampling succulent bar snacks. Operating Hours: 20.00-23.00. Selected Days
The drinks menu includes a wide selection of fruit juices, cocktails, and energy drinks to refuel and refresh your body under the Cretan summer sun. Operating Hours: 13.00–16.00. High Season
A summer fantasy serving up an eclectic mix of the most delicious drinks, including magnificent rums imported all the way from Cuba, Venezuela, Jamaica and Dominician Republic. Operating Hours: 13.00–16.00. High Season
GARDEN THEATRE BAR
Pick up a cool beer or your favorite snack from the Garden Theater Bar and take in a movie under the stars in Crete! Operating Hours: 20.00 – 22.30. High Season
Fine dining overlooking the Cretan Riviera and a menu with international flair.
White Palace welcomes you to its new fantastic restaurants & bars overhanging the Cretan Sea. Savour the exceptional. Superb culinary adventures purely simple and incredibly fresh. A world of choices on the waterfront: six restaurants offering a la carte menus from Greek, Italian, Thai, French and Fusion cuisine prepared with the freshest ingredients as well as an ONE 24/7. A pattiserie-chocolaterie, premium brands, snacks and ice bars, pool & beach service and not-to-tell Grecotel’s little luxuries.
White Palace highlight is the amazing gourmet promenade by the beach with its exciting restaurants and pop-up kiosks serving exotic tit-bits, gyro+pita, clubs & croques. It’s the roller skating waitresses, iconic cocktails and the DJ that compliment the summer fascination. Restaurants at the White Palace are complemented by fine wines and exemplary service. Choose from an extensive menu, day or night, for quiet, in room private dining or a romantic dinner under the stars. At the Tasty Corner, children can eat throughout the day at no extra charge.
VENTANAS IL MAR
Our windows to the sea, the name of our Mediterranean buffet-style restaurant with theme nights.
It’s all about the whites of Greece with a view to the blue hues of the sea. Named after colour white, the restaurant ideally located at the lobby level offers a selection of menus celebrating beloved world cuisines from France, Italy and Greece prepared by masters, enjoyed on a magnificent sea-blue terrace. Fine seafood and a taste of the Mediterranean are served at an incredible location which stirs the emotions.
BUDOO + BUDOO
EXOTIC THAI A LA CARTE RESTAURANT & BAR
Savour the taste of Thailand in a brand new venue that captures the essence of this exotic culinary passion for dining in a restaurant of animated activity, sizzling spirit, and aromatic overdrive. Try Budoo’s a la carte menu, developed to include the very best of Thai delicacies. Thai cocktails and fine wines from the White Palace Cava complement a contemporary approach to exotic palatable delights.
ITALIAN A LA CARTE RESTAURANT & BAR
Fico d’India defines Italian poolside lounging. With a refined atmosphere and an exquisite a la carte menu of authentic Italian cuisine, this unique All-day Pool Bar Restaurant is lounging at its finest. After sunset, Fico d’India evolves into a relaxed, laid back venue. Enjoy delicious Italian flavours in the al fresco dining area and live entertainment or allow relaxing music to soothe your mind. Relax with your favourite espresso or try the unique masticha drink in this lively heart of the resort-a place to meet and enjoy the spirit of the White Palace from a seat of luxury.
BEACH CLUB YALOS
TAVERNA GREEK A LA CARTE
It’s all Greek to you, in this contemporary style “tavernaki”. It’s Meze & Ouzo time with warm bread and olive oil. Here, the food is authentic and delicious, and the service is impeccable but relaxed. Savour imaginative cuisine with your loved ones as you dine overlooking the Cretan Sea while nature stages its sunset theatre. Operating Hours (reservations required): Breakfast: 08:30-11:00, Lunch: 12:30-17:00, Dinner: 19:00-23.00
BUDOO+BUDOO URBAN THAI A LA CARTE
Savour the taste of Thailand in a brand new venue that captures the essence of this exotic culinary passion for dining in a restaurant of animated activity, sizzling spirit, and aromatic overdrive. Operating Hours (reservations required): Dinner: 19:00-24.00. High Season
On the gourmet promenade a little Asian treat, right next to the waves… and the DJ plays on. Operating Hours (reservations required): Dinner: 19:00-23:00. High Season
Unwind and relax at this casual seaside venue while enjoying scrumptious light fare. Choose from an a la carte menu offering tempting pizzas, delicious sandwiches, traditional souvlaki and hamburgers with a twist, all prepared with the freshest ingredients. Serves lunch and tempting snacks. Ideal for an a la carte light meal with traditional Greek, Italian, and Mex overtones. Take away Snacks & Light Lunch: 13.00-17.00. High Season
CREPERIE – GELATERIA
“I scream for ice-cream…” Need a pick-me-up after a dip in the sea? Treat yourself to a warm crepe filled with your favourite cream flavour or enjoy gelato, a fruit granita, or Greek-style café frappe at the Beach Club Yalos. Serves refreshments from morning to sunset at a stylish all-white waterfront setting. Operating Hours: Crepes & Gelatos: 10.00-18.00. High Season
Whether you are on the waterfront, beneath the glorious Cretan sun, or on the stunning terrace with your partner or a group of friends, our excellent service and endless choice of juices, coffees, refreshments, cocktails, and signature drinks are at your complete disposal. Operating Hours: 10.30 – 19.00
SUNSET LOUNGE BAR, ECLECTIC BAR WITH STUNNING VIEWS
Sunrise and Sunset at the White Palace. A dazzling cosmopolitan bar that exudes the charm and luxury of the resort. Sunset Lounge Bar surveys a view of spectacular scenery along the Rethymno Riviera and the famous Cretan sunset. Sit beneath the elegant dome or step outside to simply soak up the atmosphere at the elevated seafront terrace whilst enjoying a wide choice of snacks, cocktails, and selected beverages like traditional Cretan sarantadendri ‘forty herbs’. A unique spot where you can drink in the view. Operating Hours: 10.30–01.00
Book your luxury escape on 059 8633 836
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