Domes Noruz

Chania, Crete

From $1700 per person in low season

per person based on two people sharing an Upbeat Retreat room with sea view, on a bed and breakfast basis including return private transfers.

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At a Glance

  • A contemporary hotel with direct access to the beach

  • Unwind in the fantastic spa featuring Elemis products and relaxing treatments

  • Relax by the quiet pool or enjoy the music and atmosphere at the main pool

  • An adult-only property offering the ideal getaway for couples or friends

  • Zeen restaurant uses local produce to create traditional Cretan dishes with a modern twist

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Crete enjoys a mild and sunny climate with four distinct seasons. During the summer months (June, July, August), temperatures should be expected to reach 35°C. The spring is wonderful for its nature and flowers but the sea is still a little cold and there is a chance of some rain.

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Insider's View

Try one of the delicious signature cocktails at Raw Bar as you watch the sun setting.

Energise your morning with a complimentary fitness class in the outdoor studio area.

Call us on 858 345 1764 to start planning your vacation to Domes Noruz or take a look at our itineraries to Crete


Located on the outskirts of the historical town of Chania, Domes Noruz is an adult-only hotel offering a stylish beach getaway. The contemporary design, fabulous spa and beautiful sea views make Domes Noruz the perfect place to unwind.

Situated just outside the charming town of Chania on Crete, Domes Noruz is an idyllic retreat from the bustling streets of Chania. The hotel's prime beach-front location complete with stunning views over the sparkling Mediterranean Sea makes for a relaxing experience, although the picturesque Old Town of Chania is close at hand.

Domes Noruz boasts a unique design, with each of the 83 rooms and suites offering private plunge pools or Jacuzzis, and many offering beautiful views out across the Mediterranean Sea. Each room is stylish and contemporary, with a clever design making the most of the available space, while the terraces are the perfect place to relax and enjoy the view.

By day, Domes Noruz has a peaceful atmosphere, offering a quiet pool for those guests looking to completely unwind. Located right on the beach, Domes Noruz is perfectly placed for those looking to take a dip in the sea or even enjoy watersports nearby.

By night, the Raw bar offers a selection of delicious cocktails and a chilled atmosphere. Every evening guests can enjoy a drink as the sun goes down, complete with music played by resident and guest DJs as the soundtrack. Dining at Domes Noruz's Zeen restaurant is not to be missed, where a contemporary twist is given to Greek and Cretan classics. Here guests can admire the sea view and enjoy the flavors of the island.

The Soma Spa at Domes Noruz is the ideal place to unwind, with a variety of relaxing treatments on offer. For those looking to venture further afield the shops and restaurants of Chania are nearby, hidden within the Old Town's charming cobbled streets. Spectacular beaches can be found along Crete's western coast, or, for a little more adventure, hiking through the spectacular Samaria Gorge can't be missed.

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The 83 rooms and suites at Domes Noruz are uniquely designed, some in a split-level style and all come with private plunge pool or Jacuzzi. Each room comes complete with Smart LED TVs, a vitality mini bar, Smart TV bathroom speakers and Elemis bathroom amenities. A neutral color palette is used throughout, providing a calm atmosphere and ensuring rooms feel bright and airy.

Upbeat Retreat

Each Upbeat retreat room offers a total living space of 55 sqm and a plunge pool. Accommodating two adults, the rooms are stylish and modern with calm neutral tones throughout.

Wellness Loft

Each Wellness Loft Suite offers a total living space of 60 to 77 sqm, which can accommodate up to four adults. These suites come complete with an outdoor heated Jacuzzi and offer a unique Wellness package including a complimentary massage and additional amenities by Elemis.

Sublime Loft

Each Sublime Loft Suite offers a total living space of 60 to 77 sqm. Sleeping up to four adults, these suites are split-level style across two floors and come complete with plunge pool.

Pure Haven

Each Pure Haven Suite offers a large living space of 97 to 110 sqm, sleeping two adults and offering a large private pool.

Absolute Haven

There is just one Absolute Haven Suite offering a total living space of 72 sqm. This suite is split-level style across two floors and comes complete with large private pool.

Ultimate Haven

There is just one Ultimate Haven Suite, with a total living space of 113 sqm split across two floors. The private pool is an impressive 40 sqm including a two-person Jacuzzi tub with fantastic sea views. Private dining facilities can be made on request.


Domes Noruz does not accept guests under the age of 16.


Zeen restaurant is a dynamic, modern all-day restaurant serving a wide selection of local produce and organic ingredients for breakfast, lunch and dinner whilst adding an international flair to traditional Cretan recipes. Enjoy cocktails at Raw bar alongside a range of regular events from mixologists and resident or guest DJs.


Those looking to keep active during their vacation can take advantage of the fitness center which is open 24/7. A visit to Samaria Gorge is perfect for those wanting an impressive change of scenery, offering fantastic hiking with incredible views. Those looking to unwind can enjoy a visit to Soma Spa, providing total relaxation with a range of treatments and an indoor pool.



Emma Jones (Staff)

From the moment I entered the hotel to the moment we left, I could not fault the excellent service we received. Being welcomed with a drink at the reception I immediately felt calm and pampered. The quiet pool is a wonderful place to relax in the afternoon, and be sure not to miss dinner and sunset over the west coast from the restaurant bar. The rooms are very spacious and comfortable and all have either a plunge pool or jacuzzi. Just be aware that the hotel has not been designed with privacy as a primary concern.


Domes Noruz, Greece - Late Booking Offer

Receive up to 40% off your stay at Domes Noruz Chania in Greece when you book before 5th November.

Please note that percentage of discount depends on travel dates. Terms and conditions apply. Subject to availability. Please contact our specialists for more information.

Book from 04 September 2018 to 05 November 2018
Travel from 21 September 2018 to 05 November 2018
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Domes Noruz, Greece - Save 25%

Enjoy savings of 25% when you book to stay at Domes Noruz, Greece by 31 December.

Subject to availability and terms and conditions. Please contact one of our Europe specialists for more information.

Book from 13 September 2018 to 31 December 2018
Travel from 17 April 2019 to 03 November 2019
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Domes Noruz, Greece - 15% Discount

Subject to availability and terms and conditions. Please contact our specialists for more information.
Book from 13 September 2018 to 28 February 2019
Travel from 17 April 2019 to 03 November 2019
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Domes Noruz, Greece - 20% Savings Offer

Receive 20% off your stay at Domes Noruz, Greece when you book by 31 January.

Subject to availability and terms and conditions.  Please contact one of our Europe specialists for more information.

Book from 13 September 2018 to 31 January 2019
Travel from 17 April 2019 to 03 November 2019
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  • Cretan villages and countryside

    Get completely off the beaten track in Crete and visit some of the island's quaint, traditional villages. Traveling through the picturesque countryside with your private guide you'll discover the authentic side of the island.

  • Tastes of Crete cooking class

    Delve into the world of Cretan cuisine with a traditional cooking class in a 17th century farmhouse. After visiting a local market, learn how to create a selection of authentic dishes before enjoying your creations for lunch.

  • Tour of Chania Old Town

    Explore the picturesque town of Chania with your private guide, wandering through the winding streets as you learn about the Old Town's history. Visit some of the city's most important sites before discovering the off the beaten track highlights.

  • Trekking at Samaria Gorge

    Spend a day hiking through Samaria Gorge, a stunning limestone gorge passing through much of south-west Crete. Your private guide will lead you through the gorge for 16 km, with breathtaking views throughout the six-hour hike.

  • Visit Knossos and Heraklion

    Discover the world of Ancient Greece by exploring the Palace of Knossos with your private guide. Offering a unique insight into Minoan civilization, you'll learn about its myths and legends before visiting Heraklion's Archaeological Museum.

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Location & directions

Chania, Crete

Domes Noruz is located on the edge of Chania in western Crete, just a 15-minute drive from the town center.

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