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"27 year old Couple. We visited the Rimondi Grand between 18th and 25th May 2013. We flew to Chania/Xania/Hania Airport and we were quoted a price of 1 ... " More

By 27 year old Couple on Mon 03 Jun 2013

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Hotel Description

Our customers tell us that they enjoy the free breakfast at Rimondi Grand Resort & Spa. During your stay, you'll be close to Rethimno Kart. You'll find features such as free WiFi in public areas, free self-parking and a free beach shuttle. Built in 2012, this 5-star resort has 121 rooms on 1 floor. Enjoy your stay with amenities like free WiFi and a balcony/patio in each room.

  • Air-conditioned rooms with balconies or patios, memory foam beds and flat-screen TVs
  • Free buffet breakfast served daily
  • Free WiFi
  • Free self-parking
  • Enjoy Mediterranean cuisine while dining at Rimondi Restaurant
  • Take a swim in the indoor and outdoor pools or soak in the spa tub
  • Treat yourself to body treatments, hydrotherapy or aromatherapy at RG SPA
  • Services include free babysitting, a free kids' club and dry cleaning/laundry
  • On-site recreation includes a steam room, a sauna and bicycles to rent
  • Guests have good things to say about the accommodation for the spaciousness and overall comfort
  • 5 minutes by car from Spilies Beach and 6 minutes from Platanes Beach
  • Free beach shuttle service

Junior Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Family Room, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Suite, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Duplex, Private Pool (Maisonette)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Junior Suite, Private Pool

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Suite, Private Pool

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Rimondi Grand Resort & Spa ratings based on 2 verified reviews

Review Summary
2.5 out of 5 2.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 3.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 0.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Rimondi Grand Resort & Spa

Couples (2)
4 out of 5

Mid 20's Couple - 7 days

27 year old Couple. We visited the Rimondi Grand between 18th and 25th May 2013. We flew to Chania/Xania/Hania Airport and we were quoted a price of 170 euros for transfers...when we got there.. we saw why..it was quite far from both airports...even if we flew to Herkalion/Iraklion. We instead hired a car from an international rental company for 124 GBP for 7 days.. which worked out cheaper. Driving there on the right side of the road was a bit difficult at first, but got used to it after driving at 30/40kmph everywhere..even on the Motorways. Crete has one main highway along the north coast and it has amazing driving views all along. When we got to Rimondi, we were really impressed, ample parking space for our hire car. Nice seren location locate dup in the Mountains.. not too difficult to find with a European Garmin Sat Nav. We checked in and they gave us a nice fresh fruit cocktail on arrival and the porter carried our luggage form our car to the reception area for us. Then he put it onto a golf buggy, yes a golf buggy and drove us around the winding hilly paths through the hotel complex as close as he could to our Room. Our room was the Standard Room and was very very well kept and extremely clean, couldn't spot a spec of dust in there at all! We had a sofa area with a 26'' LCD TV and a balcony with views over the Mountains and 2 chairs and a table on the balcony too. A lovely comfy suede Sofa was there and the bathroom had some nice smelly mango shower gels! :) The bedroom was smaller than expected, but the bed was HUGE and really comfortable. The digital safe was easy to use and the Hotel Room felt secure enough to leave inexpensive belongings out. The Hotel restaurant served some good food for Lunch and I had the Buffet dinner one night which was pretty good. The vege choices weren't all that great, but the staff were accomodating and willing to make alternative vege options for my partner. The Breakfast buffet was pretty good too, Antonios was always there smily, chirpy and happy so early in the morning. There was lots of fresh fruit and different foods to try and the breakfast/lunch/dinner hall also had views over the mountains. The only downside of the hotel is that the beach isn't nearer/more accessible from the hotel. We got a parking ticket on our first day when we parked somewhere we shouldn't have. Rimondi Staff, in particular Vicky, were great and helped translate the ticket and assured us all would be ok, she even came outside of her working hours to help us appeal the ticket on the grounds that we were visitors to Greece. That is definitely Rimondi Staff going THE EXTRA MILE FOR US!!! We got a 40 euro fine as the authority didn't let us off so easily, but it didn't ruin our stay. The hotel is a 15-20 minute dirve from Rethmynon which has a lovely beach (Ikarus) and had many outdoor bars/eateries and shopping! We drove to Heraklion one day and toured the town there too which was very nice. Rimondi is a great hotel to stay at, clean, great staff and the only downside is that the beach isn't more accesible and that the spa facilities aren't included for guests to use included in the price of the Hotel. Otherwise, I'd highly recommend this hotel.

Posted by on 3 Jun 2013

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1 out of 5

Preis-Leistung stimmt nicht

Aufenthalt vom 19.-26.Juli 2014, Zimmer mit Frühstück. Das Hotel war in dieser Zeit praktisch voll belegt. Unterkunft (1. OG, separates Wohn- und Schlafzimmer plus Bad) war in Ordnung, Ausstattung im Badezimmer etwas dürftig, kaum Ablageflächen. Einigermassen sauber mit Abstrichen in den Zimmern wo Staubfetzen in den Ecken herumlagen, die nie geputzt wurden. Schöner Balkon aber unbenutzbar, da den ganzen Tag an der Sonne ohne jeglichen Schatten. An den Pools gibt es viel zu wenig Sonnenschirme und Liegen. Wir haben den Hauptpool nur einmal am Abend benutzt und da den Eindruck bekommen, dass das Wasser nicht sehr sauber ist und nach Chemikalien riecht. Das Frühstücksbuffet ist für die Hotelkategorie eine Zumutung. Ständig fehlen Teller, Eier, Früchte oder sonst etwas. Margarine in Portionen zum Teil vergammelt (Butter war immer frisch, hat aber oft auch gefehlt). Kaffeeservice schlecht organisiert und die Qualität der Speisen macht nicht den besten Eindruck. Insgesamt hat das Hotel einen Stern zu viel und ist für die erhaltene Leistung entschieden zu teuer.

Posted by on 29 Jul 2014

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About the Rimondi Grand Resort & Spa

Location Nea Magnisia, Rethymno, Crete Island 74052

All-inclusive Details

All-inclusive room rates at Rimondi Grand Resort & Spa are available. These rates are higher because they include on-site food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Property Features

Some rates at Rimondi Grand Resort & Spa are all-inclusive. These rates include on-site meals and beverages, and may include taxes and gratuities. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages and other amenities. Rimondi Grand Resort & Spa offers its guests a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and an outdoor pool. Along with a restaurant, there's a snack bar/deli on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include A poolside bar and A bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. A kids' pool, a hot tub, and a sauna are also featured at the luxury Rimondi Grand Resort & Spa. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a ferry terminal shuttle are available for a fee. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Rethymno resort.

  • 1 building
  • 1 floor
  • 121 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 2012
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar by the pool
  • Bar or lounge
  • Deli
  • Kid's club (free)
  • Supervised kid's activities (free)
  • Childcare (free)
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Towels for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Cabanas by the pool (free)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Indoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Children's club (free)
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Babysitting or childcare (free)
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis) (72.2 km / 44.8 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free beach shuttle; airport shuttle and ferry terminal shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Rimondi Grand Resort & Spa offers 121 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with DVD players and minibars. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Memory foam beds feature down comforters. A pillow menu is available. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries. This Rethymno resort provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and laptop-compatible safes. Additionally, rooms include a hairdryer and fans. Hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

  • Private balcony or patio
  • Memory foam beds
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Down blanket
  • Pillow options
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hairdryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free buffet breakfast daily.

Rimondi Restaurant – This restaurant specialises in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

An indoor pool, an outdoor pool, a children's pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Rafting nearby
  • Waterskiing nearby
  • Snorkelling nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa, RG SPA. Services include facials, body scrubs and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy and thalassotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna and Turkish bath/hammam.

Guests under 10 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Sauna in spa
  • Minimum age to access spa is 10
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Thalassotherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Guests are asked to contact the property to provide an estimated arrival time using the contact number on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Airport transport is offered on request 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Rimondi Grand Resort & Spa

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.

  • Property Registry Number – 1041K015A3058901
  • No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 4.00 per accommodation, per night

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 85 per vehicle (one way)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Rimondi Grand
  • Rimondi Grand Resort
  • Rimondi Grand Resort Rethimnon
  • Rimondi Grand Rethimnon
  • Rimondi Grand Resort Rethymnon
  • Rimondi Grand Rethymnon
  • Rimondi Grand Resort & Spa Rethymnon, Crete
  • Rimondi Grand Resort Spa
  • Rimondi Grand & Spa Rethymno
  • Rimondi Grand Resort & Spa Resort
  • Rimondi Grand Resort & Spa Rethymno
  • Rimondi Grand Resort & Spa Resort Rethymno

You should know

  • Onsite cash transactions can't exceed EUR 500, due to national regulations. For more details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.
  • Rimondi Grand Resort & Spa offers transfers from the ferry terminal and airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the resort before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.
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