The Aquila Porto Rethymno Hotel is a five-star property with the reputation of being one of Rethymnon's most luxurious and modern hotels. It overlooks the sandy beach and the city of Rethymno and is only a five to ten minute walk from the picturesque old town and the wide variety of shops, bars and restaurants in the local area.
The hotel offers a wealth of facilities as well as an exclusive atmosphere and quality service. The luxurious rooms all have air conditioning, flat screen satellite televisions and a balcony or terrace. The hotel beach has been awarded a blue flag for its quality, services and cleanliness and there are sunshades and loungers available free of charge. A variety of water sports are available also including windsurfing, water skiing, paragliding, sailing and jet skiing.
The Porto Rethymnon also has a wellness centre with a sauna, whirlpool, steam bath and yoga lessons (free of charge) and massage services, a hairdresser and nail treatments (with charge and by appointment). The hotel operates a daily programme of activities, nighttime entertainment, live music and shows. Younger visitors are well catered for at the hotel with a kids club that operates between June and September for children aged between three and twelve.
Distance from Airport:
45 miles - Heraklion
All have * balcony/terrace * bathroom/shower * WC * LCD satellite TV * telephone * air conditioning * internet access * mini hi-fi * minibar * fridge * bathrobe * safe * hairdryer * tea and coffee making facilities * (certain amenities may be payable locally)
Eating and Drinking:
The hotel has a main restaurant, an a la carte restaurant, a cafeteria and a lounge with a bar and terrace. Breakfast is served in the main restaurant. Early breakfasts are available until 7.30am (continental style) or from 7.30am to 10am (American style) or for late risers from 10am to 10.30am (continental style). Lunch can be enjoyed in the a la carte restaurant and dinner is available from the main restaurant with a five course menu that includes hors d'oeuvres, soup, salad, cheese plateau and desserts from the buffet. The main course with table service offers a choice of three meals, including a healthy and a vegetable option. Theme evenings are available in the main restaurant twice a week, free of charge.
There are two outdoor swimming pools and one fresh water indoor pool (which is heated in March, April and October).
This hotel will appeal to couples and families looking for a good standard of beachfront accommodation with plenty of facilities for all ages, quick and easy access to the resort centre and luxurious surroundings that are perfect for a relaxing holiday in Crete.
Couples and Families