The New ACRO Suites in Crete Focuses on Wellness, Nature and Luxury

The New ACRO Suites in Crete Focuses on Wellness, Nature and Luxury

A brand new property will be opening in Crete shortly called the ACRO suites, and it has some rather unique features that separate it from other resorts that focus on wellness and nature.

ACRO Suites is a five-star newcomer to Crete and is scheduled to open its doors to holidaymakers on April 20th, providing peaceful restoration for the body and mind. This summer, guests are invited to find a new balance at the luxury boutique resort’s unique microcosm.

Inside the ACRO Suites Cave suite

Nestled on the rocky cliffside of Mononaftis Bay, ACRO Suites is an extraordinary eco-friendly haven, and inspiring sanctuary dedicated to wellness, welcoming guests to unwind, practice self-love and rejuvenate with mother nature.

The enchanting bamboo yoga “shala” – a Sanskrit word meaning “home”, offers guests daily yoga and meditation classes and hosts inspirational talks from yoga gurus and fitness instructors to amplify their wellbeing experience; the Asana Yoga Shala is a magnificent piece of architecture.

Inside the bath house

Moreover, the boutique’s astonishing Bath House restores guests’ body, mind and spirit.

The authentic byzantine hammam taps into the concept of rejuvenation and purifying the soul; there is a dry sauna, outdoor pool, heated pool, and therapies including ACRO Bath House Rituals, Biologique Recherche tailor-made facial treatments, as well as Holistic Wellness days.

Inside the fitness house

The modern Fitness House complements the wellness experience boasting views of the Cretan Sea and homemade smoothies for after your cardio.

The selection of Suites and Villas carefully designed at ACRO has been curated to amplify the guests’ experience and elevate it to new heights. The Suites are burrowed into the cliff and furnished with natural materials enriching the traveller’s connection with nature.

Inside the Cave suite

The chicly presented Villas offer astonishing views of the Cretan Sea with private infinity pools to help guests reach the pinnacle of comfort. Each of the ACRO Suites will be the ideal place to reconnect with yourself.

Outdoor dining at the ACRO Suites

Inspired by farm-to-table handpicked gastronomy, there are several dining options at ACRO Suites, including Cremnos Restaurant, a nutritional haven, deriving its menu from traditional Greek cuisines, offering handpicked, organic, fresh ingredients from small farms around the island. The breathtaking views are the cherry on top. New to the property this year, Umi restaurant will also offer the epitome of Nikkei Cuisine.

The pool at the wellness resort

In addition to this, there is the all-day pool Bar & Lounge, The Circle, offering homemade drinks inspired by the Mediterranean botanical herbs and crafted by devoted mixologists, as well as freshly squeezed juices made local produce.

Crete is Greece’s largest island, and for those looking to explore, there are a plethora of experiences a stone’s throw away from hiking and exploring the breathtaking beaches to absorbing the local history with museums and archaeological sites.

A view of the clifftop villas from above

With nature and wellness being at the forefront of many of the leading minds in the hospitality industry, finding the right way to do this is no simple task. The new ACRO Suites in Crete looks to have cracked the secret.

The opportunity to relax and unwind in a luxurious suite constructed inside a cave while overlooking the sea will be a first even for the most avid traveller. Rest assured that if and when the invitation arrives to experience the resort first-hand comes, we’ll be grabbing the opportunity.

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Natasha Godbold

Creative Director / Writer

Natasha is a co-founder of Luxurious Magazine® and has undertaken the role of Creative Director. She is a keen photographer and regularly accompanies Paul on hotel and restaurant reviews. Born in Moscow, Natasha like her husband Paul has experienced living in multiple countries around the world. She is bi-lingual and has degrees in English Language and English Literature. Natasha covers all aspect of the luxury industry in her work. Her hobbies include health and fitness, culture and learning about nature and animal welfare.

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