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Redditch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WOW WOW WOW! What can we say about this amazing hotel!? We got married here in May and the Wedding was just amazing! The little Chapel based in the hotel grounds is gorgeous, very traditional and pretty - couldn't have asked for a more perfect setting. We spent two weeks here and by the end we literally felt like family....

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General M, General Manager at Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing the Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel for your wedding and for taking the time to provide us with your excellent review. We appreciate that your wedding is one of the biggest, if not the biggest day of your life, and I was delighted to learn that your special day with us was a truly memorable...

Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you like large hotels with plenty of activities, situated right on the beach with loads of sun beds you will like this hotel. The Hotel itself is nice, the staff were good and the restaurant served an incredible variety of dishes. Can't really fault the hotel, it was exactly as advertised 😄 However, Crete is a fantastic island with...

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General M, General Manager at Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing the Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel for your stay in Crete and for providing us with such a positive review. I am delighted that you were pleased with your stay. I know that my team will feel extremely proud to learn that you appreciated their services and that they enhanced your stay. Thank you for...

Reviewed 1 December 2016

My husband and I went for a two weeks holidays all inclusive and we had a great time. The room was good, it has a nice view and was very clean. with the all inclusive service you have almost everything for free which is good, the beach is lovely, you can enjoy an afternoon of just chilling next to the...

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General M, General Manager at Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing the Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel for your holiday and for taking the time to provide us with your review. I am pleased that overall you enjoyed your stay and that our hotel fulfilled all of your holiday needs. My team will be delighted to know that they met your expectations in every way and...

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This has to be the worst hotel I have stayed in. Food choices especially dinner times was terrible. As vegetarians we struggled every day to eat a eat a decent meal. In this day and age especially for a so called 5 star hotel this was extremely disappointing. Our room was very dated and tired looking and just didn't look...

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General M, General Manager at Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest I would like to thank you for choosing the Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel and for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback. I was disheartened to learn that you were unhappy with some aspects of your stay. We believe and certainly it is the opinion of the vast majority of our guests that our hotel...

Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

I came here with my partner for a week, all inclusive and we really enjoyed our stay. The hotel added nice little touches that made us feel welcome such as giving us free dressing gown and slippers for our stay. The rooms were very clean with a maid coming in every morning. The only thing I would say is that...

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General M, General Manager at Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing the Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel for your holiday and for taking the time to provide us with your review. I am pleased that overall you enjoyed your stay and that our hotel fulfilled all of your holiday needs. Your comments in relation to the lack of lighting in the bathroom are appreciated and will...

Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Service very poor and staff are arrogant. Avoid this place if you can. We paid top dollar for this hotel and got zero star service!!!! We had a room by the pool at the rear of the hotel and it was very small and tired looking, it would not have look out of place in the 1970's but as its...

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General M, General Manager at Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest I would like to thank you for choosing the Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel and for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback. I was disheartened to learn that you were unhappy with some aspects of your stay. We believe and certainly it is the opinion of the vast majority of our guests that our hotel...

Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2016

My husband and I got married here in September and from start to finish the whole holiday/experience was outstanding. The staff were always friendly and helpful, the hotel is beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean, our room was lovely and comfortable, and the range of food available every day was superb. The gardens around the hotel are lovely for a relaxing...

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Dear Guest Thank you for choosing the Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel and for taking the time to provide us with your excellent review. I was delighted to learn that your stay with us was a truly memorable one and that we exceeded your expectations. It is always so wonderful to receive such a positive personal recommendation. Your praise has been...

Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel for a week at the end of September. What a wonderful hotel, with fantastic staff, high levels of cleanliness throughout and a huge variety of delicious food. We loved spending our days on the beach, and then visiting the cocktail bar in the evening. Such a relaxing hotel. The beach has lots of pebbles so sand...

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General M, General Manager at Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest We are delighted to know that you had such a wonderful holiday and we thank you very much for choosing the Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel. I am very pleased that our hotel fulfilled all of your holiday needs. Your positive comments have been shared with the whole of my team. We are always very appreciative of all feedback...

Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Having been to the Aquila Elounda at the other end of the island the year previous, we decided to try the same chain in a different area. We went AI with Thomson and apart from losing one day of our holiday due to the greek air traffic control strike we decided to still go for 6 days. We were not...

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Dear Guest We are delighted to know that you had such a wonderful holiday and we thank you very much for choosing the Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel. I am very pleased that our hotel fulfilled all of your holiday needs. Your positive comments have been shared with the whole of my team. We are always very appreciative of all feedback...

Riga, Latvia
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I was with my 5 years old daughter and the best about this hotel is Kids club. Daughter liked it a lot. Everyday kids had different kind of activities - we brought home self made puppet Elsa, birds nest, a bird etc... They have also a small restaurant, pool, movie time and disco of course. Beach is nice, pool area...

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Dear Guest Thank you for choosing the Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel for your holiday and for taking the time to provide us with such a positive review. I am pleased to hear that there were clearly so many aspects of our hotel which you enjoyed, particularly the kid’s club, and that overall you had a pleasant stay. Your comments regarding...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The legendary Aquila Rithymna Beach fronts the azure 500 m long beach on the north coastal line of Crete. A favorite destination for repeater visitors and vacationers from all over the world, proves the delightful experience of hospitality, sunshine, modern amenities and faultless service. Most of the generous rooms, bungalows and villas housed at the hotel's colorful gardens or at the local style buildings. The resort is specifically aimed at families with children of all ages for magical holidays with plenty of in-house facilities and entertaining activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel

Address: Adelianos Kampos, Crete 74100, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Rethymnon Prefecture > Adelianos Kampos
Price Range: $111 - $323 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 519
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Also Known As:
Aquila Rithymna Beach Rethymnon
Hotel Aquila Rithymna Beach
Rithymna Beach Hotel
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Adelianos Kampos
#1 Luxury Hotel in Adelianos Kampos
#2 Family Hotel in Adelianos Kampos
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“Do not take a garden view - it is in fact a main street view.”
 of 5 bubbles ingrida44, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Avoid rooms above main bar exit to beach due to outdoor entertainment noise every night”
 of 5 bubbles gav43, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms over looking the beach with walk in shower have been modernised. Our room was 239.”
 of 5 bubbles doreeno449, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't take promo rooms. Then you will most probably end up in the building squeezed between two roads.”
 of 5 bubbles 393margusm, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for rooms in main building Some bungalows have private pool and sunbathing area Garden view is boiling in the day time.”
 of 5 bubbles GretaAnufrijeva, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
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