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Aquila Porto Rethymno Hotel

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   52 S. Venizelou Ave., Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I stayed there from August 3rd to the 14th. Everything about the hotel was brilliant, the beach was across the road and the old town is less than 10 minutes walk The accommodation was great the food brilliant but the best part were the staff. Every one of them were friendly and efficient, reception, dining room staff... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We have just returned after two weeks at Aquila Porto and what a great two weeks it has been. My husband and I travelled with our two daughters 21 and 16 and it suited us all. The staff were all very friendly and welcoming with a special mention going to "Georgio" at the lobby bar for his attitude towards his... More

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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I have just returned from 2 weeks half board at the Porto via Thomson Platinum. We are in the 40s - 50s age bracket and were travelling as a couple. We chose this for the apparent quality. The location The Porto was near enough the town centre as to keep us in walking distance (10-15 minutes comfortably)... More

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Braintree, Essex
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Have just returned from two weeks at this hotel. Location excellent as only a ten minute stroll into the old town itself with its shops and restaurants plus places where you could book your own excursions rather than use Thomson as they do tend to be more expensive. The staff at the hotel were very welcoming and a special mention... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here with Thompson. Lovely quiet hotel with excellent staff. We opted for all inclusive and were happy to have done so. If you stay all inclusive and go out for the day, you can ask for packed lunch. Pools are small and there is a little bit of a race in the morning to get a... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a review for both the Aquila Porto Rethymno and their sister hotel the Aquila Rithymna Beach. You'll see why as you read the review... We booked a room at the Aquila Porto for 5 days in mid-July. We chose the hotel because of it's location and close proximity to the downtown/port area which is where most of the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spend a fantastic week in this amazing hotel. It's located near to beautiful Rethymno town centre, with private beach (with bar and free wi-fi!) just few steps away. Our room was very clean, spacious and with nice balcony. The food was yummy, we chose HB option and there was a great selection of buffet dishes for breakfast. Dinner, also... More

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to the Aquila Porto recently - 3rd to 10th August 2014. On arrival the Reception were pleasing and helpfull, they took our luggage up to the room almost immediateley.. The room was clean and adequate but was not a 5* standard and we hasd a sea view Deluxe room. However, there was a bottle of wine, bubbley, water, flowers... More

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Scotland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I asked Thomson to find me somewhere romantic, great quality as it was going to be a special holiday. Paid £3.500 as premium guests and pic looked like walk from deck onto beach, all inclusive oh eh no mention of the busy main road between hotel n beach. Sea view yep as I was on 5th floor 15 min wait... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to Crete and we travelled with Thomson, for our honeymoon between 29th July and 5th August 2014 From the moment we arrived we were taken care very good care off, to our surprise we were upgraded to a superior room, upon entering our room we were greeted with a rose petal covered bed, a bottle... More

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Address: 52 S. Venizelou Ave., Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Rethymnon Prefecture > Rethymnon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Aquila Porto Rethymno Hotel 5*
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