The Aquila Rithymna Beach has all the facilities you would expect from luxury hotels in Greece. Highlights include: A large tropical seawater swimming pool complete with small bridges and islands, sunterraces with sunloungers and parasols, beachside pool, children's pool, paddling pool, indoor freshwater pool, 500m long sand/shingle beach, showers, WC and changing cabins, beach towels and beach bags, private beach lounge with service, beach bar, pool bar, buffet restaurant, cafe/brasserie, gourmet restaurant, beachside fish and seafood restaurant, lounge bar, Greek kafeneion, taverna, room service, babysitting service, internet corner, jewellery store, souvenir shop/minimarket, hairdresser, boutique, antique lyra maker, daytime animation programme, atelier studio with tshirt and silk painting and creative workshop. The 24 hour reception offers car rental and excursion services, currency exchange, medical service, dry cleaning and laundry service and porter. The kid's club is for eight months through to 17 years and offers age specific activities and play areas: Crche Club for infants aged 8 months to 3 years; Children's Camp & Club for 3 to 6 years and 6 to 12 years; Club 4U for teenagers 13 to 17 years; and children's tennis lessons, and children's snack/drink area. Sports facilities include four astroturf tennis courts, tennis coaching, mini tennis, sauna, massages, gymnasium, outdoor gymnastic area, watersports centre with professional instructors for windsurfing, jetskiing and parasailing, mountain bike centre with training, bike rental and technical service, morning gym and aerobics classes, Vita Aktiva activities, table tennis, water polo, beach volleyball and games, archery, mini football and pool games. The diving centre has PADI trained instructors, beginners to advanced courses, introductory lessons in the pool, equipment hire and diving excursions.
The hotel has a total of 519 modern guest rooms, consisting of twin, single, double and family rooms, bungalows and deluxe suites. The double rooms feature a satellite TV with integrated music channel, direct dial telephone, bathrobe, slippers, pillow selection, pool towels, light minibar, hairdryer, safe, air conditioning, tiled or carpeted floors.
The Rithymna main restaurant serves buffet style breakfasts and dinners, with international and local Greek fare on the menu. Lunch is also served here for guests on Full Board. The Rimondi Cafe/Brasserie is open until 6pm for light meals and cool drinks. The Beach Bar is also open until 6pm for refreshing beverages with a seaview. Cretan and Greek specialities are served in the gourmet Ancient Eleftherna restaurant. The seasonal Oceana Restaurant is set alongside the beach and serves fresh fish, seafood and lobster. The Loggia Lounge Bar serves drinks and tropical cocktails and offers a seaview veranda. The Great Hellas is a typical Greek kafeneion at the heart of the village square and serves up traditional Greek mezze and beverages. Taverna Mournies sits amongst the poolside mulberry trees and offers a la carte lunches and regular special themed evenings with live entertainment. The evening entertainment programme brings animation, professional and folklore dance shows, a live hotel band and a piano player.
All inclusive holidays at this luxury Rethymnon hotel includes: Buffet style breakfast, lunch and dinner, soft drinks, local alcoholic drinks, ice cream, snacks, 20% discount at Taverna Mournies and the Gourmet restaurant, one candlelit gala dinner, one themed dinner, afternoon coffee and cakes.
The Aquila Rithymna Beach is located on Rethymnon Beach, 7kms from the centre of Rethymnon. Heraklion Airport is approximately 77.5kms away and Chania Airport 67.5kms distance.