Pilot Beach Resort

An award-winning resort noted for the quality and scope of its services, Pilot Beach Resort offers excellent facilities and services, which turn every occasion into a memorable experience on Crete.


Award winning five star resort

The 5 star Pilot Beach Resort is located on the northwest shoreline of Crete, Greece, in the bay of Almyros next to the small fishing village of Georgioupolis, halfway between Chania (42Km) and Rethymno (21Km). It offers with its spacious public areas and the cretan architecture of its 39 low rise bungalows a unique combination of tradition, hospitality and luxury with the comforts of a state of the art hotel. It is surrounded by olive trees and is set directly on the sandy beach of Georgioupolis offering on the one side a free view of the Aegean Sea and on the other side of the White Mountains.

The History

Hospitality tradition for more than two decades

Pilot Beach Resort was established by Air Force General, George Papadakis, on the land of his ancestors, following his retirement from active duty. The first part to be completed was the bungalows on the beach and in May 1991 the hotel began operating as Pilot Beach. Today, the resort covers an impressive area of 150000m2, with 400m facing the most beautiful sandy beach of Crete, remarkable infrastructure including 450 units, 4 restaurants and 3 Bars, a SPA of 1500 m2 and state of the art conference facilities. Further services: Laundry Service with extra charge, Luggage Room and Luggage Service upon arrival and departure, Medical Care on call with extra charge, Room Service 8 am to 11pm, baby sitting with extra charges, Jewelry shop, mini market, boutique  and car and bicycle rentals.

Green Resort

Pilots Green Philosophy​

At Pilot Beach Resort, we are fully aware of the limited available natural resources and of the impact our sector is having on the environment. We respect the precious natural resources of the region, we operate in a way that contributes to the preservation and conservation, ensuring future generations both the natural environment and cultural heritage, and the conditions for their own prosperity. In this sense, the company adopts and applies responsible policies in order to minimize its ecological footprint in the short and in the long term while maintaining a high quality service.

Bungalows & Suites

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