Cayo Exclusive Resort & Spa

Crete - Lassithi Region


Cayo Exclusive Resort & Spa is located in north-eastern Crete, in the famous Elounda bay overlooking the islet of Spinalonga, a candidate for the UNESCO List of World Heritage Site. The concept behind the development of Cayo Exclusive Resort & Spa is focused on the timeless values of Greek culture, Greek hospitality, and of the lasting Cretan tradition.

The architectural design of the outdoor and indoor areas of Cayo Exclusive Resort & Spa aims to showcase the incredible beauty of the landscape from every angle. Modern comfort and luxury, coexist harmoniously in an environment that respects and enhances our cultural heritage.

Handpicked elements were used to achieve the seamless blend of our resort with the surrounding hills and the azure water of the Cretan archipelago. Taping on in-depth knowledge of the latest trends in luxury tourism, we focus on providing high-quality services where value and unique experiences are of the highest of priorities.

Book your stay in CAYO's exceptional facilities surrounded by a lush natural landscape and fill your days with unforgettable moments and precious memories.



Cayo Exclusive Resort & Spa is situated on a hillside in Northeast Crete next to the picturesque village of Plaka, Elounda, Crete’s most sought after destination for summering in luxury and style. The resort is a one-hour drive from the city of Heraklion and the Heraklion International Airport.



  • Cayo's International Restaurant is the perfect place to start your day with a delicious Greek and international breakfast and finish it with a rich selection of dinner choices. We serve throughout the day delicious Mediterranean lunches at our Pool Mediterranean Restaurant. At Cayo's Greek Gourmet Restaurant, you'll enjoy our Executive Chef's creative interpretations of our filled with tasty secrets traditional Greek cuisine.
  • Indulge in the fine art of wine-tasting having the pleasure to choose from a wide selection of exceptional wine labels carefully preserved in the resort’s well-equipped wine cellar. Follow your heart’s desire or mood of the hour at Cayo’s main bar with a signature cocktail from our professional mixologists that will elevate your spirit.


Let us cater to your individual needs and wellbeing with an extensive range of spa treatments promising to restore your wellness and inner peace. CAYO's Spa features a large heated indoor pool, steam room, three treatment rooms, sauna, hair salon, and a nail salon.



Located in the historic part of the city of Rethymnon, within walking distance of museums, the beach and numerous cafes, restaurants, shops and nightclubs, as well as the Venetian castle Fortets. Recommended for a romantic getaway.


Private Transfers can be organized from and to the airport with Snami premium transfer fleet which includes all the luxury amenities and stylish drivers.


Individual Excursions can be tailored based on your desires and expectations with the start point your hotel.


Helicopter Transfers & Tours can be arranged by Snami lifestyle representatives to any Greek island and destination accompanied by a premium concierge service.

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Superior room Sea View

Size: 33sqm Maximum Occupancy: 2 guests View: sea view

Superior Pool Room Sea View

Size: 33sqm Maximum Occupancy: 2+1 guests View: sea view

Executive Room With Private Heated Pool Sea View

Size: 33sqm Maximum Occupancy: 3 guests View: sea view

Superior Heated Pool Suite Sea View

Size: 66sqm Maximum Occupancy: 4 guests View: sea view

Deluxe Two Berdroom Pool Villa Premium Sea View

Size: 125sqm Maximum Occupancy: 6 guests View: sea view

Cayo Grand Pool Villa Premium Sea View

Size: 210sqm Maximum Occupancy: 6 guests View: sea view

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