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Out of the Blue Capsis Elite Resort

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Reviewed 29 September 2016

This hotel was booked as a result of its appeal on Secret Escapes but within 24 hours we soon realised that it did not live up to its description. The "Lifestyle" suite overlooked a main internal road within the hotel grounds resulting in late night noise as revellers left the hotel disco nearby. There was no information in the room...

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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Yes, this is a five star resort but your experience will depend on what category of room or hotel you've booked into. We booked a classic Garden view room. The web site brochure promised a beautiful room and yes they do have them, in the beautiful parts of the hotel but not our room. All we got was a view...

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We enjoyed our 5 nights stay at this brilliant peninsula! The Out of the Blue, capsis Elite Resort, has so many choices. Very Green, the rooms were amazing - very good taste and with excellent views. The staff made us feel like we were part of the family.Treated to the best of services. We loved the food at the taverna,...

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CapsisResort, Social Media Department at Out of the Blue Capsis Elite Resort, responded to this review

Dear “Aggekos”, Thank you very much for having selected OUT OF THE BLUE, Capsis Elite Resort for your recent stay, and for taking the time to share your valuable feedback. It's very pleasing to learn that you had an amazing vacation and enjoyed the magnificent view of the resort, the nice environment and the spacious room It is very nice...

Reviewed 26 September 2016

My husband and I had such a wonderful experience in your hotel and we are so grateful for all the attention your staff gave us. The rooms and villas, which Olga showed me was brilliant and very suitable to some categories of our customers, so I will try to induce them to choose your hotel and to fill your service...

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CapsisResort, Social Media Department at Out of the Blue Capsis Elite Resort, responded to this review

Dear “Sych0903”, Thank you very much for staying at the Out of the Blue, Capsis Elite Resort and sharing your experience here on Tripadvisor. We are pleased that we successfully met your high expectations concerning accommodation, service and food. We will pass on your praise to all the team and especially to those mentioned in particular. It will be a...

Reviewed 25 September 2016

It was excellent. The hotel's location is very good. The room is comfortable. The food is good. especially the private restaurants. The private beach of the hotel is amazing, the water in the sea is great. I can't wait to go back again.

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CapsisResort, Social Media Department at Out of the Blue Capsis Elite Resort, responded to this review

Dear “Ofir G”, Thank you very much for having selected OUT OF THE BLUE, Capsis Elite Resort for your recent stay, and for taking the time to share your valuable feedback. We are delighted to hear such kind words about our resort’s facilities, the nice & comfortable room and we are very happy that you totally enjoyed the beautiful beach...

Reviewed 23 September 2016

wonderful hotel ! exellent food in 4 restaurants of hotel. nice land view. wery good personal. you just didt need to out of the hotel , you got any thing you need in this place ! we was in sep. 2016 - it was great !

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CapsisResort, Social Media Department at Out of the Blue Capsis Elite Resort, responded to this review

Dear “Dima R” We are grateful for choosing Out of the Blue, Capsis Elite Resort for your holiday break on Crete and we are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your overall stay with us. We appreciate the nice comments about our food and thank you for recognizing the dedication of our staff. We are committed to providing you...

Nahariya, Israel
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We are hete for 5days. Great pools and a quiet beach. the staff is very worm and polite. Thr food is ok. Not tbe besr part. The rooms are big and clean. Far a littile bit. So you should rent a car. Recomanded

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CapsisResort, Social Media Department at Out of the Blue Capsis Elite Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you for choosing Out of the Blue Capsis Elite Resort for your holidays in Crete. We appreciate the nice comments about our resort’s facilities, the nice room, the sea with the crystal water and thank you for recognizing the dedication of our staff. We are committed to providing you with the highest level of service simply because...

Bat Yam, Israel
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We stayed there for 3 nights on an arranged company vacation. The resort is located in an amazing peninsula with sea view and within a lot of greenery, trees and flowers. There are several accomodation levels in the resort, one central restaurant and 3 a la carte restaurants. There are 3 or 4 public pools (all medium sized), and a...

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CapsisResort, Social Media Department at Out of the Blue Capsis Elite Resort, responded to this review

Dear "Andy Y" Thank you very much for staying at the Out of the Blue, Capsis Elite Resort and sharing your experience here on Tripadvisor. We are delighted to hear such kind words about our resort’s facilities, the magnificent garden areas and we are very happy that you totally enjoyed the outstanding view and thank you for recognizing the dedication...

Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

out of the blue is a beautiful hotel! I spent one week with my family there and it was awesome! Beautiful beaches, nice pool, clean rooms. Everything was nice! we tried the escape rooms even though we ran out of time we had great fun! we did a lot of things! My mum loved those crystal waters, my dad loved...

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CapsisResort, Social Media Department at Out of the Blue Capsis Elite Resort, responded to this review

Dear “athinamig” A big thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review. Indeed our resort is one of the most appealing destinations for family holidays in Greece, since it is a unique microcosm of endless choices, with plenty of restaurants, bars, indoor and outdoor function areas, activities for children and adults. We are delighted to hear...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 11 September 2016

my family and i decided to take a well deserved week holiday, and out of the blue proved to be the best choice ever. my daughters loved the beach and the water slides my husband and i enjoyed the crystal blue waters and the sun. The location is on the edge of a small village Agia Pelagia which is within...

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Dear "madpolitis" Thank you very much for staying at the Out of the Blue, Capsis Elite Resort and sharing your experience here on Tripadvisor. We are happy to learn that our resort met your expectations and you had a nice stay. We are committed to providing you with the highest level of service simply because our guests deserve the very...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Out of the Blue, Capsis Elite Resort is a 5-star deluxe hotel complex located on a private peninsula surrounded by a luscious Botanical Garden of 167.000 m2 that captivates your senses with its majestic Aegean views. The property is situated 20 minutes from the City and the International Airport of Heraklion and next to the traditional fishing village of Aghia Pelaghia. For those who seek to combine the beauty of the Greek Islands with the utmost of luxury, this resort complex provides guests a choice of 2 hotel collections with 3 different hotels/concepts with various types of accommodation, from family bungalows to private pool-villas. A natural beauty resort which is surrounded by ponds, cascades, colourful gardens and private cultivation of organically-grown fruits, vegetables, herbs and flowers used in the hotel restaurants and bars. The resort features the Capsis Minoan Amusement Park, 4000 sq m,the only one amusement park for children in Greece which features games and activities based on the Greek myths and combines fun and education with interactive games. Sand and fine pebble beaches, 7 swimming pools, 6 restaurants, 8 bars, a water sports centre, a shopping boutique, a nutrition and detoxification unit and a complete spa centre are only some of the wellness and gastronomic facilities on offer at this elite resort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Out of the Blue Capsis Elite Resort

Address: Agia Pelagia, Crete 71500, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Agia Pelagia
Price Range: $173 - $577 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Out of the Blue Capsis Elite Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 465
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Also Known As:
Out Of The Blue, Capsis Elite Hotel Agia Pelagia
Hilton Garden Inn Malia
Sofitel Agia Pelagia
Agia Pelagia Sofitel
Out Of The Blue Capsis Elite Resort Crete/Agia Pelagia
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Agia Pelagia
#5 Spa Hotel in Agia Pelagia
#6 Luxury Hotel in Agia Pelagia
#7 Romantic Hotel in Agia Pelagia
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“We had a sea view queen room above the breakfast restaurant/private beach 2302.”
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“The Garden Rooms are outside the hotel.”
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“Every room is beautiful, but if you have problems walking book one inside the main hotel where there is a lift”
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“A suite if you can afford it.”
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