Daios Cove, Crete

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Nestled in a secluded cove in Vathi, Daios Cove Luxury Resort and Villas is the prime choice for 5-star luxury in Agios Nikolaos. Its exclusive location, blending seamlessly with the rugged surroundings, forms a serene hub of beauty.

  • 14 room categories
  • 6 Restaurants and Bars
  • All Inclusive Residence Club Option
  • GOGO Spa
  • One main pool & two spa pools
  • Selection of Rooms & Suites & Villas
  • State of the Art Gym
  • Stunning Sandy Beach
  • Tennis Courts

Daios Cove, a 5-star luxury hotel in Crete, offers uninterrupted views of the Aegean Sea and access to an isolated private beach for ultimate relaxation. Immerse yourself while our dedicated staff attends to you.

Attention to detail and impeccable aesthetics define the Daios Cove philosophy, evident from the lobby’s hand-picked art and contemporary furnishings. Be our guest and relish the journey with us.


Close your eyes and imagine the perfect vacation—comfort, privacy, luxury, and natural beauty. Daios Cove, a 5-star hotel in Crete, can make this dream real. With high-end design and upscale amenities, it offers an unforgettable experience. Immerse in tranquility, enjoying nature’s colors and a private bay. Deluxe sea view rooms in Agios Nikolaos, designed by 3SK Stylianidis, blend seamlessly with nature. Beyond these, suites and spacious villas make Daios Cove a top family-friendly resort in Crete. Your perfect vacation is here!


Daios Cove’s luxury rooms in Agios Nikolaos redefine the concept of luxury island living. All delight in the openness of the sunlit natural landscape and boast awe-inspiring views of our private bay. Featuring an amazing range of luxury sea view rooms, all designed by the architectural firm 3SK Stylianidis, Daios Cove welcomes you to a haven of relaxation and tranquility!

  • Deluxe Sea View Room
  • Deluxe Sea View Room with Pool


Daios Cove luxury sea view suites in Agios Nikolaos welcome you to an endless summer, where contact with nature go hand in hand with contemporary and luxurious living.

All of our suites have been designed by the architectural firm 3SK Stylianidis with natural materials – including wood and stone in large surfaces as well as in details – to perfectly integrate with its natural surroundings. The Mediterranean sunlight is always present, while the big blue of the sea prevails in every space due to the astonishing view and the individual swimming pools that some of our suites have. Choose one of these luxury suites with private pool in Agios Nikolaos to experience a totally rejuvenating way of holidays and indulge yourself to the maximum!

  • Deluxe Junior Suite
  • Deluxe Junior Suite with Pool
  • Premium Junior Suite with Pool
  • One Bedroom Suite Sea View
  • One Bedroom Suite Sea View with Pool
  • Premium Suite Sea View


Daios Cove’s lifestyle luxury villas in Crete offer exquisite views of the Mediterranean Sea and the elegant stone architecture of the Daios Cove Resort. Enjoy the sun on your spacious terrace or dine under the stars. Dive into the tranquil waters of your sea water private pool and marvel at the wonderful curvy silhouette of the cove in Vathi. Truly spectacular!

With wooden flooring, elegant furnishings, amazing design and wonderful living spaces, these enchanting villas have been designed to astonish and delight.

  • Waterfront One Bedroom Villa with Pool
  • Two Bedroom Villa with Pool
  • Two Bedroom Family Villa with Pool
  • Two Bedroom Wellness Villa with Pool
  • Three Bedroom Family Villa with Pool

Residence Club

Freedom. It’s a great feeling! Daios Cove invites you to discover the Residents’ Club, the all-inclusive gastronomic privilege service. The Club features a range of exclusive benefits during one’s stay at the Cove.

The Residents’ Club – created for our Suite and Villa guests – elevates your holiday experience. Savour the luxury of complimentary meals in our outstanding food outlets. Indulge in free 24-hour room service in the comfort of your suite or villa. Relish your complimentary mini bar options. Enjoy signature cocktails and drinks by award-winning mixologists on the house. Pamper your children with unlimited ice cream and healthy drinks at our bars.

On top of this, a dedicated concierge will ensure that your every wish is catered for throughout your stay. With the Residents’ Club, you can enjoy a stay of idyllic luxury and ease, with more freedom to read that novel, work on your tan, take a dip in your private pool — or just spend quality time with your loved ones.

Soak up the Cove’s unique atmosphere and relax: you’re a member of the Club! Now all you have to do is enjoy the moment.

Dining Experience at Daios Cove

Indulge in the diverse culinary offerings at Daios Cove, where a world of explosive flavors awaits during your stay. Our chefs passionately experiment with fresh, locally sourced, seasonal ingredients, prioritizing quality and delivering an exceptional gastronomic experience. The resort’s six restaurants and bars prominently feature the Mediterranean diet, with a particular emphasis on the Cretan version.

Ocean Restaurant

This vibrant venue, blending Mediterranean and Cretan authenticity, offers a sophisticated dining experience. Ducasse Conseil’s exceptional team crafts dishes inspired by the Greek sea and land, using seasonal, sustainable ingredients.


Overlooking the cove, Taverna provides a serene setting for Cretan and Greek à la carte dining. Enjoy superb local specialties, a fine selection of wines, and a contemporary twist on classic fish dishes.


An international food bazaar with a contemporary and elegant design, Pangea offers dishes from around the world, including vegetarian and vegan options. The buffet menu elevates alfresco dining, featuring a grill corner with mesmerizing flame-cooked meats and fish.

Crystal Box

This bar, with its contemporary outside lounge and breathtaking bay views, is perfect for sipping signature cocktails. The cocktail menu, enriched by mixologists’ inspirations, incorporates local herbs for an authentic Cretan experience.

Ocean Bar

A seamless blend of infinity pool, bar, and lounge creates a carefree holiday ambiance at Ocean Bar. Enjoy mouthwatering light bites by Ducasse Conseil and sublime cocktails crafted by mixology superstars, The Clumsies.

Pool Bar

Similar to the Ocean Bar, this space seamlessly blends pool, bar, and lounge for a carefree holiday vibe. With creative elements replicating the stunning surroundings, it offers refreshing beverages and mouthwatering light bites.


The Clumsies, renowned mixologists from Athens, lead the cocktail experience at Daios Cove. Their award-winning bar, ranked 3rd in the World’s 50 Best Bars in 2020, offers a signature list celebrating favorite concoctions with a creative twist. Enjoy their innovative combinations at The Beach House, Crystal Box, and Ocean Bar, where you can unwind, relax, and sip on the perfect cocktail to embrace the summer mood. The negronis have never tasted better!

Goco Spa & Gym

Immerse yourself in a world of pure relaxation and health. Crete, a place where both health and an active, enjoyable lifestyle come together. This is the philosophy at the heart of GOCO Spa Daios Cove.

Relieve stress and worries by focusing on yourself and cleansing the body and mind. Explore a carefully crafted collection of spa, wellness and fitness experiences designed to inspire your overall wellbeing and give you a fresh outlook on life in our deluxe 2,500 sqm space.

GOCO Spa Daios Cove presents a wide range of results-focused spa treatments combined with world-class heat and water facilities, technologically advanced fitness equipment, and a regular calendar of wellness activities, including expert visiting practitioners.

Emerge looking and feeling your absolute best.


Take your fitness to the next level with our spacious and high-tech gym staffed with experienced personal trainers.

Start your fitness journey with a consultation and full-body scan using advanced diagnostics equipment. Then, put your fitness plan into action with the latest cardiovascular and weight equipment from Technogym, a movement studio with a Kinesis wall, a Pilates and yoga studio with serene views of the cove, or a deck for outdoor training and other specialised equipment for one-on-one and group exercises.

Pools & Beaches

Relax at our exclusive sandy beach, where sun beds, umbrellas, a towel service and beach bar are available so you can enjoy a day by the sea while tasting delicious cocktails and snacks. Alternatively, dive into our infinity heated sea water swimming pool with amazing views of the private cove, part of which is reserved for children. There are also two sea water indoor pools in our state-of-the-art Spa for those looking for the perfect way to wind down.

Kids Club

Ask any parent. Enjoying a holiday is so much easier if the kids are having supervised fun in a safe, structured environment. That’s why childcare is such an important part of the Daios family holiday experience: mum and dad can escape for a little bit of ‘us’ time, secure in the knowledge that their children are being looked after by a dedicated team of childcare specialists.

Babies and toddlers are supervised in the Crèche Club by UK childcare experts Worldwide Kids Co, with qualified nursery staff meeting UK standards and regulations. Meanwhile, older kids can check in for fun at the well-equipped Children’s Club where friendly, highly trained multilingual staff will make them feel at home and provide games and activities.

  • Crèche Club (4 months–4 years) – at extra charge
  • Children’s Club (4-12 years old)
  • Teens’ organised activities
  • Highly trained, multilingual staff, guaranteeing supervision, security and children’s entertainment
  • Babysitting service at additional charge, reservation required

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