Achillion Palace - Rethymno (Crete)

K. Giamboudaki Str. 27, Rethymno (Crete), Greece, 74100  show map
 4 stars
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Achillion Palace - Rethymno (Crete)

Wi-Fi
Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Breakfast room

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Rooftop pool

TV

Leisure/ TV room

Elevador

Lift

Overview

Achillion Palace is a 5-story hotel in Rethymno close to the sandy beach. Renovated in 2012, the hotel combines Venetian architecture with ultimate comfort.

This hotel is located in a tourist area, 26 km from Historical . It is about 1 km away from the center of Rethymno.

Set next to bars and restaurants, this hotel also offers a sundeck, an infinity pool and a courtyard on site.

The venue is notable for the prime location within a 45-minute drive to Souda airport.

Rooms

This traditional property features en-suite guestrooms fitted with climate control, Wi-Fi, high-speed internet, an individual safe and a work desk. The guestrooms look out on the sea. They offer en suite bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

There is a lounge for guests to enjoy their meal. Guests can wine and dine at the intimate restaurant, featuring fresh international cuisine. The snack bar serves coffee, cocktails and refreshments. Serving both food and drinks, Meli and Cremeria Vienna Rethymno are situated around 150 meters from the property.

Services

Guests will make use of an ATM, a car park and a beauty shop as well as find a business centre, a meeting room and a slide projector useful for work.

Relax

Achillion Palace is a child-friendly hotel offering babysitting, a mini club and video games.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   72.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • 24-hour security
  • Lift
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Barber shop
  • Gay friendly
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Water sports

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast room
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Buffet breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Video games

Leisure facilities

  • Rooftop pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Beach access
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • City view
  • Landscape view
  • Partial View

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge

Media

  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 12 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

K. Giamboudaki Str. 27, Rethymno (Crete), Greece, 74100

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City Centre
  • Rethymno (Crete)
    1000 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Meli
    500 ft
  • Cremeria Vienna Rethymno (cuisine: Italian)
    500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    72

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Rooms and availability

Achillion Palace photos Exterior Hotel information
Standard Room
Landscape view
  • Room size:

    240 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Please note that the room and bed type will be allocated at check-in according to availability. Guests may be asked to change rooms during the stay, and room types may vary.

Studio
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Achillion Palace photos Room
Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    3 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

This room is for a maximum of 2 adults and a child aged 2 to 12 years old.

Two-Bedroom Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Superior Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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Superior Beachfront Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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Achillion Palace Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1700 ft
  • Municipal Garden2000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Venetian Harbour400 ft
  • Venetian Fortress3700 ft
  • Fortezza3700 ft

Museums

  • Archaeological Museum of Rethymno1700 ft
  • Archaeological Museum1700 ft
  • Histrorical and Folk Art Museum1700 ft
  • Centre of Byzantine Art2000 ft
  • Historical and Folklore Museum2300 ft

Local attractions

  • Rethimno Kart4.4 mi
    Pigianos Kampos, Rethymnon
  • Sacred Monastery of Arkadi9.2 mi
    Rethymnon
  • Georgioupolis Beach10.5 mi
  • St. Anthony Gorge9.0 mi
    4a Sof Venizelou Just north of Patsos, Greece
  • Church of Spili10.5 mi
    Main Road

Near the hotel

  • Rethymnon Old Town2300 ft
    Rethymnon, CreteGreece
  • Stagakis Cretan Lyra Workshop2900 ft
    Chatzimichali Giannari 45
  • Historical and Folk Art Museum of Rethymnon2500 ft
    30 M. Vernardou Street
  • The Venetian Fortezza3800 ft
    Rethymnon, CreteGreece

Restaurants nearby

  • Meli500 ft

    Address: S.Venizelou 7

    85% likes this, based on 45 reviews

  • Hovoli1100 ft

    Phone: 2831072726

    81% likes this, based on 4 reviews
    Cuisine: Greek
    Price Range: USD 12 - USD 21

  • Haagen-Dazs1200 ft

    Address: Sofokli Venizelou (Angelou Sikelianou)

    76% likes this, based on 26 reviews

  • Cremeria Vienna Rethymno500 ft

    Address: EL.Venizelou 12
    Phone: 2831022800

    74% likes this, based on 16 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 3 - USD 9

  • Petrino1100 ft

    Address: 24 Venizelou Sofokli St.
    Phone: 2831057830

    74% likes this, based on 44 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    72

Hotel Awards

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Achillion Palace Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Achillion Palace

Average guest rating

6.8out of 10
Very good
Based on 69 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
10.0
Rooms
7.5
Service
8.0
Value
10.0

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    9.2

    Its location right next to the old town of Rethymno, the cleanliness & confort of the room & the kindness of the receptionists.

  • Family with children
    4.6

    Very good service staff on reception, beautiful main hall and little garden

    All rooms and other premises need renovation, furniture is seem like relative new but not convenient. Air conditioner works strange, it is impossible to setup it do not blow directly to the bed. Room service is careless. Parking near the hotel after 3.00-4.00 p.m. is very difficult. There is no gym in the hotel. Definitely not four stars.

  • Couple
    9.2

    Its location is perfect:near to the beach and the market

    better tv for the room

  • Family with children
    9.2

    The best about the hotel is its location and the very friendly staff.

    The breakfast was poor and the swimming pool could have been larger and more shallow for small children.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    Excellent buffet breakfast, big variety, with small outdoor section. Very clean room and seaview as requested on upper floor. Very short walk to beautiful, cultural old town. One desk clerk very helpful, informative, and willing to chat about various matters. Charming lobby, old style. Mini market, bakery steps away. Walk to beach short. Wide and sandy with umbrellas and chairs for a fee. Good buy for money as we got an advertised lower rate. Found street parking, no need to pay for lot.

    On arrival, abrupt desk clerk, not welcoming. Pictures of exterior and room make hotel look more attractive than reality. Street seedy. Balcony overlooked apartments across the street with their balconies featuring everything from baby's beds to storage items, but view of sea over topof buildings was requested and appreciated. Dark interior of hotel, quite uncomfortable beds, non conducive room to romance. Beware in summer, north coast beach with high waves...can't swim but had great fun jumping waves, trying to keep balance.If we visit Rethymnon again, wife would not stay same hotel.

  • Couple
    7.0

    Good location

    No parking, small pool, scary small elevator.

  • Group of friends
    5.8

    It's close to the beach and to the center of the town.

    For 4 stars should be more facilities in the rooms

  • Single
    8.2

    The staff was superlative, especially at the reception mr. Kostas Spiropoulos. The position was very good.

  • Single
    6.2

    Good breakfast, comfortable beds and good internet.

    Interiory a bit old. Smell of mould in the room. Only one small elevator which didn´t work all the time.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Very warm welcome. Very good english speakers. Very clean hotel with small but lovely garden.

    No tea coffee or bottled water in the room. Breakfast was very basic can I suggest pastries and frute (other than apples) would be a good addition.

  • Single
    7.4

    The location was good. Close to the beach( 5-10 min walk) . Close to the cafes and tavernas along the beach. Excellent breakfast buffet !! a few items changed from day to day, and a great choice everyday !!!!

    Hardy a four star hotel as depicted on your site. 3 maybe ... It does have a pool with a very grumpy old bartender. A four star hotel will charge things from the bar to your room. Perhaps he was pocketing a few Euros, when people pay with cash ??

  • Couple
    4.6

    The hotel staff were willing to assist with the directions on how to get to the Rethimno city center and also from were to take the bus to Heraklion. Hotel is at a good location, very close to the city center.

    The hotel is not a 4 star hotel even though it is advertised to be a 4 star hotel. 3 stars would be more suitable for this type of hotel. The rooms seem to have been refurbished and this you can see it from the furniture in the room, however the bathroom makes you feel that you are in a very old building. Also breakfast is ok but not considered to be a 4 star hotel breakfast. We found the hotel expensive for the services offered.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

  • Single
    8.0

How to reach hotel

hotel Achillion Palace - Rethymno (Crete) Rethymno (Crete) location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

K. Giamboudaki Str. 27, Rethymno (Crete), Greece, 74100

Get directions
City Centre
  • Rethymno (Crete)
    1000 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Meli
    500 ft
  • Cremeria Vienna Rethymno (cuisine: Italian)
    500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    72

Hotel Awards

GreekHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedRethymno (Crete)Achillion Palace

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Greece

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