Use code SALE25 to save £25pp (no min. spend) or SALE100 to save £100pp (min. spend £800pp). Summer 2021 holidays now on sale. See our best deals

Rethymno Mare Royal & Water Park 5 Star

Ideal for a holiday of luxury and Greek tradition


The elegant and comfortable Rethymno Mare Royal & Water Park Hotel is a stunning hotel complex that tastefully combines the features of Greek and modern architecture. The hotel is located 11 kilometres from the historical town of Rethymnon and 65 kilometres from Heraklion in the area of Scaletta.

Scaletta, with its sandy beaches and crystal clear waters, is a typical tourist area full of hotels, tavernas, restaurants, bars and shops.

Olympic Rating: 5 Star

Official Rating: 5 Star


Superior rooms with air conditioning, satellite TV, radio or music channel, telephone, refrigerator, hairdryer, laundry service, safety deposit box, music & telephone in the bathroom, bath robes, slippers, beach towels, tea/coffee, a veranda and a private bathroom with bathtub or shower with sea view. One bedroom suites with sea view and junior suites with sea view are also available at a supplement. Please note that some amenities may be payable locally.


  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 lobby bar
  • TV lounge
  • Snack pool bars
  • Room service
  • Internet corner
  • Open air theatre
  • Mini market
  • Jewellery shop
  • Massage
  • Bus service into town (subject to time and payable locally).
  • Certified by Green Key - environmental property
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Balcony

Please note that some amenities may be payable locally.


Apart from the Dionissos main restaurant, which offers live cooking, rich buffets with a large selection of delicious Greek, Cretan and International dishes, guests have the choice for dinner at the thematic restaurant at no extra charge. Apollo pool bar offers refreshing cocktails, beverages and tasty light meals and snacks. Artemis lobby bar offers cocktails whilst you gaze out at the Cretan sea and admiring the magnificent sunset of Scaletta.


  • Animation team
  • Piano night
  • Greek night (live music)
  • Cretan night (live music)
  • Miss & Mr. Rethymno Mare

For Children

  • Children's pool
  • Mini disco
  • Children's playground.
  • Children's animation - mini club (from 4 years old)

Leisure Activities

  • Large freshwater swimming pool
  • Blue Flag beach
  • Backgammon
  • Cards
  • Board games
  • Chess
  • Darts
  • Bingo
  • Cycling (payable locally)
  • Water sports (under separate management, payable locally)
  • Excursions (payable locally)
  • Nature walks (payable locally)
  • Tennis
  • Badminton
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Water polo
  • Table tennis
  • Billiards (payable locally)
  • Aerobics
  • Water aerobics
  • Archery
  • Target practice.
  • Waterpark

Please note that some activities may be payable locally.

All Inclusive

All Inclusive available at a supplement.

Meals: Early continental breakfast served in the Hermes Main Restaurant any time until 07.30, full American breakfast buffet and live cooking 07.30-10.00 and long sleeper late continental breakfast 10.00-11.00. Lunch served buffet style with live cooking in the Dionyssos Main Restaurant 12.30-14.30. Dinner served buffet style with live cooking in the Dionyssos Main Restaurant 19.00-21.30 with three theme nights per week (including Italian, BBQ and Greek). Alternative dinner dining also available at the Jasmine Restaurant serving Cretan specialities (May-Oct). Please note that the Menu Restaurants require a reservation, at least one day in advance between 08:00 to 21:00 at the Front Office Desk. Once a week Greek evenings & Cretan folklore nights with live music & dancers at no extra charge. Snacks: Poseidon Pool Snack Bar open 14:30 - 17:00 serving sandwiches, pizza, yogurt and ice cream. Tea, coffee & cake (variety of cakes, donuts and cookies) served 16.00-17.00. Apollon Pool Snack Bar open 11:00-17:00 serving sandwiches and ice cream. Every day 16.00-17.00 coffee & cake (a variety cakes, donuts and cookies). Drinks: Poseidon Pool Snack Bar open 14.30-23.00 and the Apollo Pool Snack Bar open 10.00-18.00 serving soft drinks, fruit juices, local wine & beer, spirits (vodka, gin, rum, whiskey, tequila, brandies, ouzo, raki, long drinks and local liquors), cocktails, coffees and tea. Artemis Lobby Bar open 17:00 - 00:00 serving a wide range of cocktails, international drinks, champagne, soft drinks, fruit juices, local wine & beer, spirits (vodka, gin, rum, whiskey, tequila, brandies, ouzo, raki, long drinks and local liquors), teab and coffee. Children: Mini club for children from 4 until 14 years old, English speaking animators, children's playground, video cartoons, drawing, table games, water games in children's pool. Children's dinner buffet style 19.00-21.30. Entertainment & Activities: Daily animation programme and evening animation programme in the open air amphitheatre (weather permitted, six days per week), sports activities, tennis court, beach volleyball, water polo, table tennis, boccia, badminton, walks on neighbouring villages, folklore Greek night (every week), disco, table games, quiz, bingo, gymnastic aerobic, aqua gym, darts, jogging, games, archery and air-gun shooting. Animation shows at the Poseidon Pool Snack Bar six times per week 20.30-23.00.

For unbeatable prices at Rethymno Mare Royal & Water Park