Aldemar Royal Mare

Aldemar Royal Mare is a luxury 5* resort set in a rocky peninsula in the heart of the Mediterranean and just a short distance away from the pretty Hernonissou village. Set amongst landscaped gardens with its own private beach, discover Cretan hospitality at its best for your healthy Mediterranean escape. Home to a fantastic range of dining options, wealth of facilities and state-of-the-art Thalassotherapy spa, listed among the 10 best Thalasso Centres worldwide, Royal Mare allows you to design your healthy holiday your way.


Wellness Programmes


5 nights

from £995 pp

Kickstart your journey of sustainable weight loss with a combination of Thalasso ...

Body Shape Silhouette

5 nights

from £980 pp

Combine the benefits of re-enforcing seawater treatments, seaweed body wraps and ...

New Energy

3 nights

from £530 pp

Erase the effects of chronic stress & fatigue and regain your inner strength to revitalise... 


3 nights

from £490 pp

Stimulate your energy flow and restore your wellbeing in an idyllic Mediterranean setting...

Remineralisation Marine Health

5 nights

from £895 pp

This exclusive THALION programme combines a variety of treatments concentrated in ...


5 nights

from £900 pp

Erase tension and regain calm and tranquillity with invigorating seawater treatments and ...

Elixir Vertebral

5 nights

from £970 pp

Relieve your pain, unwind your tension and strengthen your posture with a combination ...

Vein Tone Vitality

5 nights

from £860 pp

Improve blood circulation and relieve pain and swelling with a variety of seawater treatments..


The resort boasts 2 large outdoor pools and 1 open air whirlpool bath with sea water, a heated indoor pool with fresh water and hydrotherapy circuit and an outdoor children’s pool with fresh water. You can also enjoy the range of water sports that take place at the private sandy beach with pebbles. For those looking to be more active, there is a modern fitness centre, mini golf, 4 quartz sand tennis courts and a range of water sports that take place at the private sandy beach. The animation team are available with a range of daily activities and evening entertainment with live music, dance shows/DJ.



The 4,000sqm award-winning spa centre is bright and modern with a huge range of treatments, using mainly thalassotherapy techniques, from hydrotherapy with body wraps, Oriental hammam, reflexology, Thai, Affusion and Polynesian massages. There is also a sauna, Hammam and oriental steam bath to guarantee you will leave feeling relaxed and invigorated.



There are 6 restaurants and 4 bars where Royal Mare will introduce you to new eating habits where you can discover the famous Cretan diet, synonymous to health and longevity.

Symposio: Buffet restaurant serving international and local cuisine available for breakfast, lunch and dinner

Candia: Gourmet a la carte restaurant serving Mediterranean cuisine and fine wines

Royal Palm: Asian gourmet restaurant and sushi bar 

Albatros: Beach-bar restaurant serving light lunches overlooking the sea

La Pergola: Italian restaurant set amongst the bougainvilleas in a cobbled yard

Allegro: Snack bar serving a choice of seasonal dishes

Good to Know


There is a shared dining table in Symposio which is a great way to meet like-minded people




Aldemar Royal Mare is located at Limenas Hersonissou on the island of Crete just 2km away from from the upbeat and picturesque town of Hersonissos.

Flight Duration from UK              

Nearest Airport                             

Transfer Time





Heraklion (HER)


25 mins






There are 435 rooms and suites all starting with garden views, with the option to upgrade to sea views and/or shared or private pools.