General

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A Luxury Resort

Set on its own private peninsula and affording spectacular Aegean Sea views, the Out of the Blue, Capsis Elite Resort is a luxury beach resort offering medical wellness, all-suite hotels, bungalows, private-pool villas and extensive leisure facilities in Crete. Nestled amidst a lush and extensive botanical garden, the environmentally-friendly Capsis resort grows its own organic fruits, herbs, vegetables and flowers that cover a large part of the resort’s needs. It offers a total of 465 bungalows, suites, maisonettes and villas

 A Perfect Destination

Crete is the largest island in Greece and the second biggest (after Cyprus) of the East Mediterranean. It lies at the Southern Aegean Sea and at the crossroads of three continents Europe, Asia and Africa.

Greece is one of the safest and most popular destinations for 2017, whilst the island of Crete is one of the safest family destinations in the Mediterranean.

3445361-1318430_0_31_1600_862_650_350Offering the best destination for a Mediterranean holiday, a dream wedding, a fun family get-together or a therapeutic spa break, the Out of the Blue, Capsis Elite Resort near Heraklion also offers excellent meeting and events facilities for a successful corporate event in Crete. The resort is situated 20 minutes from the International Airport of Heraklion and next to the pretty Greek village of Agia Pelagia.

Services & Facilities

Enjoy world-class facilities and seamless service during your stay at the luxury resort Out of the Blue, Capsis Elite Resort on the island of Crete. Designed to provide the best of Greek hospitality to all our guests and to all budgets, our resort offers a range of Classic, Exclusive and Lifestyle rooms, suites and villas with private pools near the traditional fishing village of Agia Pelagia.

For guests wanting to start their day early, we offer early breakfast service as well as breakfast boxes.

Lunch boxes are available for guests that have plans for the day.

Guests can explore our range of pillows and choose the mos and create their ideal conditions for a perfect sleep.

3445271-1101721_0_390_1600_863_650_350Our Awards

The Out of the Blue, Capsis Elite Resort is an award winning resort located on a private peninsula on the Greek island of Crete. The multitudes of awards we have earned cover a wide range of departments, genuinely recognizing our continuous efforts for the best hospitality, innovation and environmental protection.

In 2018, Out of the Blue, Capsis Elite Resort was awarded as the Best Spa Resort in Europe during the 2018 Prix Villégiature awards. It was also awarded as the “BEST HOTEL & RESORT IN GREECE” for a second consecutive time at the 2018 Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards further solidifying the recognition of the quality and luxury of the hospitality that we are dedicated to offering. During the same awards, our Everlasting Euphoria Wellness Programs and Spa took home the award for Seven Star Best Spa Services, and also won the “Health & Wellness Tourism”category award at the Greek Tourism Awards 2018for its DETOX 5+TM detoxification program. Both awards are fantastic tributes to our commitment to provide excellent spa & wellness services to our guests.

The Out of the Blue, Capsis Elite Resort has won the award for the“BEST HOTEL & RESORT IN GREECE” at the 2017 Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards, endorsing our excellence in the hospitality industry.

4413536-1370522_81_0_2325_1251_650_350Apleton Kosher Restaurant

The Apleton Kosher Restaurant will welcome you during your stay with us whether during a Jewish holiday or a summer escape, offering your meals in a unique setting under strict Kashrut supervision.

This restaurant is a place of conviviality for our kosher-keeping guests, serving delightful flavours that are prepared with quality products supplied by certified kosher distributors from all over the world.

Apleton is located in the center of our Resort, overlooking the Cladissos bay. It offers a sunny interior area decorated with a modern design and comfortable furniture, as well as a large outdoor sheltered terrace with a stunning view of the bay and the Aegean Sea.

The Apleton Club awaits observant guests for an exciting adventure in an exclusive location. Our resort’s kosher holiday concept includes everything needed to help you feel at home and part of the family. The Club offers luxurious dining experiences, lively entertainment and wonderful services in one of the most beautiful corners of Greece. Whether celebrating a religious holiday or seeking a summer escape, the Apleton Club will ensure that all requirements for a kosher stay are met in a luxurious setting.

Our experienced wedding planners are committed to making each moment a precious memory, taking care of every detail for the perfect Jewish wedding, matching every couple’s wishes. The events team also organizes amazing Bat/Bar Mitzvah celebrations, combined with fun and exciting activities for children.

Our kosher program offers the following kosher options for your stay:

Bed and Breakfast €20 per person to the base room price– 50% discount for children under 8

Half Board €65 per person which includes breakfast and dinner. Dinner is up to 4 course menu from the restaurant menu (no restrictions on the items chosen ie any first course, any soup or salad, any main course and dessert and includes soft drinks at no cost and wine at 50% discount. (Children under 8 are at 50%)

Full Board for Shabbat €100 per person which includes Full 4 course Friday night meal which includes Kiddush wine, soft drinks and dinner wine, breakfast, Shabbat Lunch and Seudat Shlishit 

For guests booking Shabbat package only and not as part of the half board weekly rates, the price is €145 per person, Children under 8 at 50%

Lunch box available with 24 hour notice €20 Euro per person.  Lunch box consists of Rolls, choice of Tuna Salad, Egg Salad, or Salmon Salad, Hard Boiled Eggs, 2nd Salad (chef’s choice), 2 fruits, cake or cookies, and drink of choice. 

We are currently working on our a la carte menu and pricing.

Please also feel free to contact our Head Kosher Supervisor and Kosher coordinator, Rabbi Yoel Kaplan

Rabbi Raphi Solomon is our onsite Mashgiach if you have any questions with regards the Kosher element of the program or for any additional information. He can be reached by email at raphysolo@aol.com

Thank you very much and we look forward to welcoming you and your guests at our resort.

Facilities

  • Air Condition
  • Airport Shuttle Service
  • Catering service
  • Convention floor
  • Customer Service
  • Desk
  • Free toiletries
  • Ironing board
  • Laundry
  • Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Valet parking
  • WiFi

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EUPHORIA REJUVENATING SPA & FIT4LIFE CENTRE

Euphoria, comes from the Greek word euphoria which means a psychologically uplifting. We welcome you to step into the world of the Euphoria Rejuvenating Spa, a specially created environment devoted to awakening your senses

The Spa offers holistic treatments and therapies that go beyond beauty and focus on health, stress-reduction, recuperation and well being by using pure and natural environmentally-friendly products.

Our relaxation, massage, slimming and anti-ageing treatments offer instant pleasure and long lasting beauty results thanks to the expertise of Valmont and Algoane. The two Spa brands act as complimentary to each other and create moments for a lifetime.

The spa is dedicated to the world of wellbeing, thus, also extended outdoors, where treatments take place in nature and next to the sea.

We welcome to the unique Euphoria Rejuvenating Spa & invite you to see this place as a sanctuary of your soul!

Sports entertainment inside the Hotel

Our little guests will be more that happy as we feature activities for kids of all ages from tods to teens. The Capsis Minoan Amusement Park is available for children from 4 – 11 years of age featuring as well as crèche facilities*, while the Capsis Teenagers Club features fantastic activities for children from 11 – 17 years of age. For our little investigators, new brand games such as 3 new thematic “Escape Room” area are waiting for you to discover them!

Get pampered in our spa* and beauty centre or stay fit in the gym* of our resort or even better by arranging a personal trainer* in the privacy of your room or if you wish in our hotel’s gardens! You can also take part in Yoga classes*, aqua aerobic classes and keep in shape during your holidays with our nutrition and detoxification programs, body balance exercises or pilates!

Get into the game with endless fun at the water sports activities centre (located at the Cladissos private beach) such as water ski, jest ski, canoe, pedalo, banana, water rings, fly fish or the floating water games at the resort’s private beach and the 3 huge waterslides at one of the resort’s pool! If you would like to challenge your friends, everything is at your disposal: a tennis court, billiards, table tennis, outdoor chess, virtual games room swimming and water polo competitions and many other unique activities!

Floating Water Games at the Cladissos private beach

Our water activities games have a lot to offer to the guests to satisfy their most exceptional requests. All of the equipment has been chosen on the basis to give a wide range of activities that will be enjoyed by both kids and adults, at the same time, ensuring both fun and safety. With our water games, you will discover for yourself the wonderful world of the various activities that can be offered even within the sea. Mix and match with what we have chosen for your ultimate pleasure and delight.

Water Sports Centre at the Cladissos private beach & at the Aghia Pelaghia private section

The Water Sports Center located at the Cladissos private beach & at the Aghia Pelaghia (private section) offers guests the following choice of water sports activities:

• Pedalo boat (*)

• Canoe (*)

• Stand up paddle (*)

• Jet ski (*)

• Airstream (*)

• Extreme ringos (*)

• Sofa ride (*)

• Aqua Rocket (*)

• Speedboat ride (*)

• Waterski (*)

• Wake board (*)

• Parascending (*)

• Flyboard (*)

(*) Upon extra charge

Scuba Diving

For those who want to experience the magic of diving, the “DIVERS CLUB CRETE” PADI-CMAS CENTER is located just in front of the resort. Whether you are an amateur or a professional diver, you can always discover something new and exciting and enjoy the crystal clear water of Crete.

Sports entertainment outside the Hotel

Crete's beautiful weather combined with its attractions and historical sites, give you the perfect opportunity for a pleasant unique and unforgettable experience. If you wish, we can keep you busy during the whole day, offering you unlimited options and experiences of a life time... Discover what activities our island can offer in a close distance of our resort:18-hole Golf course, Horse-back-riding , hiking, trekking, mountain biking, sailing, water park, aquarium, bowling and the for our more adventurous guests, mountain and rock climbing, bungee-jumping, paragliding, hang – gliding (parapente), go-carts and many others!

Kashrut

Apleton Kosher Restaurant (indoor & outdoor)

Apleton will welcome you during your stay with us, offering breakfast and lunch buffets, and a la carte service for dinner. A strictly Kosher restaurant, under the supervision of Rabbi Yoel Kaplan. This restaurant is a place of conviviality for our kosher-keeping guests, serving delightful flavours that are prepared with quality products provided by certified kosher distributors from France.

Apleton is located in the center of our Resort, with a sunny interior area and an outdoor terrace overlooking the bay of Agia Pelagia.

Breakfast: 7.00 -10.30

**Lunch boxes are available for guests that have plans for the day.