Minos Mare Hotel
LocationThis hotel lies by Platanias beach with a spectacular view of the emerald green-blue water on the island's north coast. Rethymnon can be reached within 4 km and the nearest entertainment facilities are around 200 m away. Links to the public transport network can easily be reached on foot, situated just 100 m from the hotel. Heraklion Airport can be reached within 80 km and Chania around 65 km, each taking around 2 hours with public transport.
Facilities300 rooms, including 127 double rooms, are located on 3 storeys and can be reached by lift. Multilingual staff at the 24-hour reception desk are happy to answer any questions. A baggage storage service, a safe and a currency exchange service are available. Wireless internet access in public areas (no extra charge) allows guests to stay connected. The tour desk offers assistance with booking excursions. A number of shops, including a supermarket, are great for shopping or just browsing. The grounds of the hotel feature a playground and a lovely garden. Additional amenities include a TV room, a playroom and a library. Guests arriving by car can park their vehicles in the car park. Other services include a babysitting service, medical assistance, a transfer service, room service, an alarm call service and a laundry service.
RoomsAir conditioning and central heating ensure that rooms maintain comfortable temperatures. Guests can relax on the balcony or terrace. Children's beds can be requested for younger guests. A safe, a minibar and a desk are also available. Additional features include a refrigerator, a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station. Other features include a direct dial telephone, a television with satellite/cable channels, a radio, a CD player, a DVD player and WiFi (no extra charge). Slippers are included. A hairdryer and bathrobes are available in the bathrooms, which are equipped with a shower and a bathtub.
Sports/EntertainmentThere are indoor and outdoor pools and a children's swimming area. A short break or an entire afternoon on the sun terrace, which features sun loungers and parasols, is time well spent. There is a poolside snack bar as well. For guests who wish to keep active, bocce, beach volleyball and golf are available. Water sports enthusiasts are offered aquafit. The hotel offers numerous indoor sports, including a gym, table tennis, darts and aerobics or, for a fee, billiards. A range of wellness facilities, such as a spa and a beauty salon, are offered at the hotel. For a fee, guests can also take advantage of a sauna and massage treatments. Activity coordinators organise an entertainment programme for adults and children.
MealsVarious dining options are available, including a dining room and a bar. A number of specialities await guests in the air-conditioned, non-smoking restaurant. Catering options include half board, full board and all-inclusive. Breakfast, lunch and dinner will satisfy appetites big and small. The hotel also offers snacks. The hotel offers a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.