Exchanging eternal vows with the love of your life is an experience that you’ll cherish and remember for the rest of your life.

Surrounded by a magical beach and rich green gardens, Knossos Beach Hotel with its experienced staff, and expertise on receptions and event planning is the ideal location for those very special moments, whether it’s a romantic ceremony by the waves, a grand wedding reception, a special wedding party or a more private celebration in one of our luxurious wedding suites.


Our hotel’s wedding planning team will help you choose from a vast variety of options what you think will work best for you and your loved ones.


A choice of wonderful locations around our grounds for your wedding ceremony and reception.

  • The chance of either the exclusive booking of the entire hotel or one of its restaurants.
  • The opportunity for an impressive arrival of the bride in a vintage car, a speedboat, a horse-drawn carriage, or following Cretan traditions, riding a donkey escorted by local musicians.
  • A unique compilation of dishes for your wedding reception, a choice selection of drinks and cocktails.
  • For lovers of gourmet cuisine, award-winning chef Christoforos Peskias and his team from Swell Restaurant are available to create your wedding menu.
  • The creation of the most extravagant wedding cakes, featuring 24-carat gold leaf, by our Hotel’s exclusive pastry chef.
  • Talented designers who will decorate your venue with a special flair.
  • Specialist wedding photographers to capture each and every moment of this unique occasion.
  • Live music or a DJ who will work with you to create the perfect playlist for your wedding.
  • The services of a hairdresser, beautician and make-up artist.
  • A “spa” package of beauty treatments including massage sessions for relaxation and rejuvenation.
  • Provision of all legally-required documentation for a religious or civil ceremony can be arranged.


“Your Own Special Concept Wedding”: Customized planning of your unique proposals and ideas for your wedding by the Knossos Beach Hotel wedding planning team.
Symbolic Wedding Package 1400 €

  • Express Check in at the reception or in the privacy of your Bungalow or Suite
  • Exchange of Vows, by the Hotel Manager
  • Ceremony area Decoration (Gazebo, chairs on the beach)
  • Bride Bouquet
  • Special Wedding cake + Sparkling wine
  • Welcome Drink upon arrival at the hotel
  • Room Decoration with Rose petals and sweet almonds for the Wedding night
  • Basket of fresh fruits, Greek pastries and bottle of Selected Cretan wine in room
  • Room upgrade to Junior Bungalow Suite with Sea View (subject to availability)
  • Romantic Dinner for two at Swell Restaurant, including a bottle of selected Cretan Wine white or Red from our wine list.
  • Farewell gift by the hotel
  • One hour Relaxing massage for him & her (each)
  • Room Service Wedding Breakfast for the next morning (bottle of sparkling wine & fresh orange juice


Indulge in our warm welcome especially for newlyweds with special services and treats, like rose petals decoration in the bridal suite and traditional Greek delicacies.
Our executive wedding suite, situated in front of the beach, will provide you with a once-in-a-lifetime experience; Its exclusive facilities include, among others, spacious luxury interiors, private swimming pool, jacuzzi, marble bathroom and private patio with spectacular views. Our gourmet restaurant, “Swell”, offers a selection of flavors, inspired and prepared by awarded Chef, Christophoros Peskias.


The wedding reception can be organized:

At the large terrace with a panoramic view

Barefoot on the beach

At your balcony with special guests

Have a look at the opportunities we provide for your wedding: Decorating the room with fresh flowers of your choice, bridal bouquet, floral bridal wreaths, wedding cake, photographer who will capture your magic moments, live music or DJ, exclusive hire of the hotel or any of the restaurants for bigger weddings in Heraklion, romantic dinner for two in the garden of the suite or at the beach and anything else imaginable.

We offer hair and makeup services for the preparation of the bride, and for the groom a relaxing massage. We also undertake all legal procedures for a religious or civil ceremony. For more information contact us at:


Surrounded by a magical beach and rich green gardens, Knossos Beach Hotel is the ideal location to celebrate a magical wedding whether it’s an intimate ceremony with family and friends or a big event for up to 350 guests.


Built on the foundations of a Byzantine church of 11th century, bathed in the breathtaking Greek sunlight, this chapel is perfect for a picturesque wedding ceremony.


Beautifully set tables decorated with fresh flowers, a romantic candlelit setting, the cool sea breeze, and the stunning view of the sea. The wonderful summer deck of Swell Restaurant is the perfect choice for a big celebration with delicious dishes created by awarded chef Christoforos Peskias.


Under the stars, next to the illuminated turquoise water of your private swimming pool and a meticulously created wedding menu of magnificent flavours put together a more intimate celebration of your new beginning at the privacy of our luxurious wedding suite.


It’s as if you are the star of a Hollywood movie. The lovely beach, the murmur of the waves, the soft fine sand under your feet, the delicious taste of champagne in your crystal glass. The laughter and the happy tears of your loved ones, the sound of a romantic melody. With over 2000sq.m. of white sand our beach is the preferred location for a most romantic ceremony.