words by Marie-Pauline Cesari 

Our time at ISLA BROWN CHANIA, CURIO COLLECTION BY HILTON was a harmonious fusion of contemporary luxury and timeless natural splendor. 

Within the lively tapestry of Chania’s cityscape, ISLA BROWN CHANIA is a sanctuary of contemporary elegance poised gracefully along the enchanting northwest coastline of Crete. The town of Chania itself, with its rich history and cultural depth, invites travelers into an authentic Greek experience far beyond glossy postcards. Its ancient Venetian harbor, winding streets echoing with tales of centuries past, and a culinary landscape honoring the region’s abundance, weave together a spell of genuine charm and allure.

ISLA BROWN CHANIA features a stunning sea deck, beckoning guests to unwind amidst the mesmerizing vistas of the Mediterranean. Nestled against the azure waters, this dreamy sea deck offers a tranquil escape where guests can bask in the gentle caress of the sea breeze, while indulging in refreshing beverages from the resort’s additional bar-cart.

The resort’s interior design is a testament to summery elegance, exuding a sense of easygoing luxury that seamlessly blends contemporary style with retro finesse. Crafted using the finest materials and inspired by the wild landscape of Stavros, each room at ISLA BROWN CHANIA boasts a breezy atmosphere, characterized by natural elements and curvaceous lines. With Brown’s signature earthy tones and hand-picked design elements, the rooms offer the ultimate in guest comfort, while allowing guests to become one with the majestic views that surround them.

For those seeking relaxation and rejuvenation, the in-house spa at ISLA BROWN CHANIA promises an unparalleled wellness experience. Offering an array of exclusive massage treatments in private treatment rooms, guests can indulge in a daily ritual of self-care amidst the serene ambiance of the resort.

‘Staying at ISLA BROWN CHANIA felt like stepping into a modern-day Greek odyssey—each moment brimming with wonder and possibility,’

Editor in Chief, Timotej Letonja