I was confused by the reviews for this hotel prior to my visit. It appeared to be a hotel that you either love or hate so I was pleased to be able to visit it during the first week of October 2013 and find out the truth.
My main concern was the reports from people who booked sea view rooms were ,on arrival, given rear or side view rooms. So in order to make sure that this didn't happen to me I faxed the hotel 2 weeks prior to my arrival and received a reply confirming that my wife and I would have the sea viewroom we had ordered and paid for in March 2013. On arrival we were swiftly checked in and shown to our room. Before the porter left I pulled back the drawn curtains to admire the night sea view and was greeted with a view overlooking the back of the hotel. We immediately left the room fuming and returned to the front desk. After a big heated discussion I realised they didn't have sea view room to offer me but assured me that there would be one available the following day. They also said that this was a very unusual occurrence but as we know from Tripadvisor reports this was a lie.
The following morning we were given our sea view room at 9.15am and we were compensated very well I have to admit in terms of a generous bar credit.
After that the week went very well. The room and view were terrific, the food was good for the price, the waiters and bar staff were friendly and its location could not be faulted.
Shame they have to treat you so unprofessionally on arrival and they need to sort this problem out.
- Also Known As:
- Mediterranean Hotel Rhodes Town
- Mediterranean Rhodes Town
- Hotel Mediterranean Rhodes, Greece
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