Minos Mare Royal
LocationThe resort, located directly on the spectacular, wide and sandy beach of Platanias, is certified with a Blue Flag and is the ultimate destination for exquisite seclusion, total relaxation and daily excitement. The centre of Platanias, with its numerous restaurants, bars, clubs and a bus station, is just a 2-minute walk from the resort. The hotel is situated about 5 km from Rethymno Town, which has plenty of shopping opportunities. Chania Airport is 75 km away, whilst Heraklion Airport is 85 km away.
FacilitiesThe resort has a lift and features 65 rooms. The reception desk in the lobby is staffed round the clock. Services such as a cloakroom, a safe and a currency exchange service ensure a comfortable stay. Wireless internet access allows guests to stay connected while on holiday. Wheelchair-accessible facilities are available. A number of shops, including a supermarket and souvenir shop, are great for shopping or just browsing. The grounds of the resort feature a playground and a lovely garden. Additional amenities include a newspaper stand, a TV room, a playroom and a library. Parking spaces are available to guests travelling by car. Other services include a babysitting service, medical assistance, room service (for a fee), an alarm call service, a laundry service and a hairdresser. A bicycle hire service provides all the necessary equipment for exploring the surrounding area.
RoomsAir conditioning and individually adjustable heating ensure that rooms maintain comfortable temperatures. Guests can enjoy the sea view from a balcony or terrace. Rooms have a double bed, a king-size bed or a sofa bed. Separate bedrooms are available. A safe and a minibar are also available. Guests will also find a tea/coffee station included among the standard features. Equipped with internet access, a direct dial telephone, a television with satellite/cable channels, a radio, a stereo system and a DVD player, the rooms provide many ways for guests to stay connected and entertained. Slippers are included. The bathrooms have a shower, a bathtub and a whirlpool bath. A hairdryer, a vanity mirror and bathrobes are provided. Guests can also book wheelchair-friendly rooms with wheelchair-accessible bathrooms. The resort has non-smoking rooms.
Sports/EntertainmentWhether sporty and active or in need of a more restful kind of holiday, guests will find the perfect place to leave everyday life behind in the pool complex, which includes 2 indoor and outdoor pools. There are children's pools as well. Refreshing drinks at the pool bar and a relaxing soak in the hot tub offer the perfect way to unwind. Sun loungers and parasols are available on the sun terrace. For guests who wish to keep active, bocce, beach volleyball and golf are available. Water sports enthusiasts can enjoy diving and aquafit. The resort offers numerous indoor sports, including a gym, table tennis, callisthenics and aerobics or, for a fee, billiards. There is a wellness area with a spa, a steam bath, a hammam, a beauty salon and a solarium and, for an additional fee, a sauna and massage treatments. Guests can enjoy a range of leisure facilities and activities, including an entertainment programme and live music.
MealsDining facilities include a dining room, a breakfast room, a café and a bar. Guests can enjoy the culinary delights of the non-smoking, air-conditioned restaurant, which provides high chairs for children. Catering options include bed and breakfast, half board and full board. A delicious and varied buffet awaits guests at breakfast. For lunch, guests can order Ã la carte. A set menu can be ordered at dinner. Special meals, including vegetarian dishes, are also available. Alcoholic beverages are available.