This beach hotel was renovated in 2008 and has a total of 200 rooms. Guests are welcomed into a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out service. The hotel is air-conditioned and offers a wealth of facilities, including a hotel safe, currency exchange facilities, lift access and TV lounge. For younger guests, there is a children's playground and kids' club. The hotel has its own café, bar and restaurants. There are conference facilities for business guests as well as WLAN Internet access. For an additional fee, guests may use the room and laundry services. Guests arriving by car may park in the hotel's car park. Bicycles may be hired from the hotel.
The hotel is located on Crete's northern coastline on the beach road, overlooking the sandy beach and the city of Rethymno. The hotel is only 6 minutes' walk (or 700 m) from the picturesque Rethymno Old Town and there is a wide variety of shops, restaurants and bars in the local area. The hotel is 79 km from the city of Heraklion.
All standard rooms are fitted with double beds and have a pillow menu. Amenities include a direct dial telephone, safe, satellite TV with music channels, mini hifi system with radio and CD player and free WLAN Internet access. There is a minibar (for an extra charge) and tea and coffee making facilities. All rooms have air conditioning and heating. Each room has an en suite bathroom with a bath/shower and WC, as well as toiletries, bathroom amenities, bathrobes, slippers and a hairdryer. There is a balcony or terrace for each room.
The hotel has 3 swimming pools - 1 indoor pool and 2 outdoor pools, as well as a poolside snack bar. Guests may take part in aqua fit classes if they wish or simply recline on sun loungers on the sun terrace or under a parasol. There are also aerobics classes available. The hotel offers guests the use of a gym, sauna, hot tub and steam bath (free of charge). There is a diving school available at Rithymna Beach Hotel (extra charges apply). Other water sports that guests may wish to try include waterskiing, jet skiing, windsurfing, motor boating, banana boating, sailing, catamaran boating, canoeing or pedal boating. (All of these with the exception of pedal boating incur additional fees). Guests can enjoy the day playing beach volleyball, bocce, archery, table tennis, darts or pool/snooker. For an additional fee, guests may go biking or horse riding. There is also a children's corner and entertainment programmes for both children and adults available and different performances including folklore shows, a hotel band and dancing evenings.
In the main restaurant a full buffet dinner with local and international cuisine and an active live show cooking station is available. Guests may choose their main course from 3 options, one of them being a vegetarian dish (waiter service). The à la carte restaurant transforms dinner from a meal into a dining experience offering gourmet delights.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this hotel.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
HiFi stereo system