Minoan colours brighten the sumptuous Knossos Royal Village. The exotic vegetation and vast water expanses surrounding its rooms and villas, the aesthetic sense of comfort, of careful attention to detail, together with warm hospitality, all unite to create a unique atmosphere of refreshing and delightful tranquillity. Be prepared to experience flavours that will seduce the palate, including Italian cuisine, gastronomical treats of the Mediterranean and, of course, authentic Greek delights. Athletic activities and water sports immerse you in a world of fun, with diving, tennis or even mini golf. Our recreation programmes offer enjoyable holidays and engaging family moments not only for our young guests, but to adults as well.
JUNIOR VILLA: 1 sitting room with an en suite bedroom, 1 bathroom, 2-4 pax. KNOSSOS VILLA: 1 bedroom, 1 or 2 bathrooms, 1 sitting room, 2-4 pax. ROYAL MAISONETTE: 1 bedroom, 2 bathrooms (one with shower), 1 sitting room, max 4 pax, 115 square metres. ROYAL VILLA: 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1 sitting room, max 4 pax, 129 square metres. VILLA AMENITIES: Air-conditioning 24 hours/day (mid-June to mid-September, minimum) - King-size bed/twin beds - Double sofa-bed - Marble bathroom - WC - Colour satellite television with music channels - Direct dial telephone - Refrigerator/Mini-bar - Coffee and tea making facilities - Safe - Hair dryer - Furnished balcony or veranda - Stereo/CD player (Royal Maisonette, Royal Villa) - Remote controlled ceiling fans (Royal Maisonette, Royal Villa)
Facilities & Services
Personal Guest Relations service - Limousine transfer to and from the airport (upon request/at extra charge) - Limousine transfer to and from the airport (free of charge/Imperial Villas only) - Express check-in - Late check-out - Lear-Jet and helicopter service (upon request) - Secretarial services (upon request) - Laundry/dry cleaning service (at extra charge) - Daily newspaper of your choice - Priority booking for special nights and shows - VIP breakfast in the Villas restaurant. We offer our villas guests upon arrival: wine, champagne, fruit basket, a bouquet of flowers, mineral water, slippers, an Aigner bath set (soap, shampoo, shower gel, body lotion) as well as an Aldemar bath set (nail file, shower cap, sewing kit, shoe shine kit, cotton swabs), bath robe, beach towels, Vip Welcome cocktail. Daily: fresh fruit, mineral water and afternoon maid service.
RESTAURANTS & BARS Main Restaurant, Fontana Amorosa Gourmet Restaurant, Taverna Artemis, Snack Bar & Restaurant, Pizzeria, Beach Bar & Restaurant, Ouzeri, Childrens Restaurant, Villas Restaurant. Main Bar, Pool Bar, Cellar Wine Bar, Aquarius Íight Club, Room Service, snacks and beverages: Served in the Main restaurant, American-style buffet. For the Villas guests breakfast is served in the Villas-Restaurant. Dinner: Buffet service in the Main Restaurant. Choice of three main dishes (waiter service) (inclusive: HB/FB) Four special buffet theme nights a week (inclusive: HB/FB) Notes: - Drinks are not included. - Missed meals cannot be replaced. - Dress code: guests are kindly requested to dress appropriately in all restaurants, bars and the night club during the evening (no shorts or bathing suits please).
SPORTS & RECREATION THALASSO SPA CENTRE Model thalasso spa centre Royal Mare Thalasso, for relaxation, well-being and beauty treatments, at the neighbouring hotel Aldemar Royal Mare Village. There are 13 swimming pools on the hotel grounds: - 4 outdoor main pools (2 seawater & 2 fresh water) - Indoor heated pool (fresh water) - 6 outdoor pools exclusively for the Villas section (fresh water) - 2 childrens pools (fresh water) Free of charge - Sandy Beach - Four large outdoor pools (2 seawater & 2 fresh water) - Waterslide 45 metres long - Indoor heated pool (fresh water) - Beach/pool lounge chairs - Beach/pool umbrellas - Outdoor showers - 3 tennis courts (2 Quartzsand & 1 Quick) - 2 table tennis - Mini-golf course - Beach Volley facilities - Work-out programmes with fitness instructors (aerobics, aquafit, gym work-outs, body firming) - Evening programmes and shows by the animation team - Giant outdoor chess board - Open amphitheatre - Games room - Large-screen TV & video room - Bridge room At extra charge - Night tennis (floodlit courts) - Tennis lessons - 1 Squash court - Billiards - Fitness centre - Massage and Physiotherapy - Sauna, Turkish bath, Jacuzzi - Water sports centre: diving, canoeing, windsurfing, water skiing, pedal boats, para-sailing, sailing (catamaran), banana-rides, ringos - Thalasso programmes at the Royal Mare Thalasso/Spa Centre
Facilities for Children
Baby cots (upon request / free of charge) - Babysitting (upon request / extra charge) - 2 outdoor childrens pools - Waterslide 45 metres long - Mini Club (4-12 years old, 7 days a week, 10:00 - 18:00) - Childrens restaurant with special menu - High-chairs (Restaurants) - Playground - Multi-lingual animation staff - Recreation and activities programmes at the mini-club
OTHER SERVICES - Guest relation services - Laundry and Dry Cleaning service (at extra charge) - Beach towels (with deposit) - 24-hour hotel security service - First-aid - Lifeguards - Luggage service/luggage room - Currency exchange - Horseback riding centre (22 kilometres from the Hotel - at extra charge) - Organised excursions (at extra charge) - Transfer to and from your room (upon arrival and departure) - Transfer to and from the Royal Mare Thalasso/Spa Centre - Daily bus service to and from Heraklion and Aghios Nikolaos - Daily hotel- bus service (once a day) to and from Hersonissos (free of charge) - Limousine transfer (at extra charge) - Car, motorcycle and bicycle hire service - Taxi service (upon request) - Pets are not permitted on hotel grounds CREDIT CARDS Access, American Express, Diners, Eurocard, Mastercard, Visa SHOPS Boutiques Traditional arts shop Jewellery shop Mini-market Kiosk Hair Salon Internet area
LOCATION AND ACCESS Limenas Hersonissou, Crete. 23 kilometres from Heraklion International Airport. 25 kilometres from the city of Heraklion. 2 kilometres from Hersonissos.
Complimentary welcome package for all Villa Guests upon arrival: Champagne, fruit basket, mineral water, slippers, amenities, bathrobe and beach towels. For all Villa Guests: Separate VIP section with private landscape, six private seawater swimming pools, express check in, late check out, villas beach restaurant for breakfast. Daily fresh fruit and mineral water are offered as well as afternoon maid service.
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