Grecotel The White Palace Luxury Resort

Address: Rethymno, Crete

Phone: (+30)28310 711-02

CASUAL CAREFREE SUMMERS  THE WHITE PALACE
 
Go for its hippie blue & white lifestyle: the Pucci fabrics, nostalgic music, barefoot strolls on the beach under the spell of the moon, as your children are having the time of their lives with the friends they made at Grecoland.

FACILITIES:

• On a beautiful sandy beach
• NEW Guestrooms, Family rooms and New concept of luxury living: the waterfront ‘Yali’ suites, an amazing seafront suite collection simply named after the Greek word “yalos” meaning seaside
• 3 seawater pools & paddling pool
• Tasty Corner - free kids dining, Grecotel value,
• Grecoland & Teenagers’ Club 4U
• Sunset Lounge Bar /Restaurant
• White Palace Restaurant (International cuisine)
• NEW Fusion Restaurant Asian Fusion delicasies
• NEW Fico D’ India Pool Restaurant & Bar
• NEW Beach Club Yalos Idyllic location & exceptional menu
• Sunste Lounge Bar
• Island Bar
• Beach & Pool Bars Under Midday sun
• Garden Open Theatre/Cinema
• Special Dining: Create & customize your own dining experience
• Beauty Salon (manicure, pedicure, massages & facial treatments)
• Wide range of sport & water sport facilities
• Mini Market-Boutique
• Jewellery shop
• Internet Corner
• Free WI‐FI Internet (lobby, bars, restaurants & beach level)
• Cash dispenser at the hotel
• Meeting room with technical equipment

SERVICES:
• Guest Relations & Privilege Club services
• Multi-lingual Staff
• Reception/Concierge services include: Messages,
Car Rental / Excursions, Airline information, Porter
• Money: All major credit cards are accepted, Money exchange at reception, nearest bank/Auto bank, 9km, cash dispenser at the hotel
• Medical Services: 24hr Medical cover, doctor on call (extra charge), chemist 2km, hospital 9km
• Room service 07:00 - 23:00
• Children's services include: Baby sitting, cots, baby food, early dinners
• Postal Services - Express Courier Service
• Dry cleaning-laundry (extra charge)
• Day & Evening entertainment
 
White Palace Activities

Island Life: authentic, irreverent, easy going. The lifestyle of a traveller.

Beaches:
The hotel is situated on 400m² of beach (sand and pebbles) with changing cabins, showers and sun beds.

This beach is awarded the “Blue Flag” as complying with the directives of the European programme: water quality, environmental management, safety, services and facilities, environmental education and information.
White Palace supports the protection of the endangered sea turtle Caretta-caretta.

Outdoor Pools:
• 4 pools with sea water
• 1 children padling pool
• 11 private heated (up to 24C) pools with sea water
• Sun beds
• Umbrellas
• Showers
• Beach towels

Tennis Club:
• 2 Astroturf Tennis Courts with floodlights
• Tennis coaching
(Racquets & balls available)

Watersports:
• Pedal boats • Canoes Windsurfing (licence required) • Wet Bikes • Water-Skiing • Snorkelling equipment
• Banana • Parasailing.

Scuba Diving (nearby):
• Make the most of your stay and receive a PADI Scuba Diving certification. Diving Courses for both seasoned divers as well as absolute beginners of all ages.

Mountain Bike Centre (nearby):
• The concierge can customize a cycling adventure for you and the kids. Pedal around the neighbouring fields or sign up for a half-day mountain biking excursion.

Entertainment:
 
The hotel's entertainment team offers a variety of activities from morning gym to evening shows from the rich tradition of the island.
 Daytime activities include:
Gymnastics: Gymnastics, Aerobics, Water gym, Breathing‐relaxation exercises, Pilates, Yoga

Sports: table tennis, beach‐volleyball, tournaments, darts and other events Miscellaneous: Green Day, Blue Day and Discovery Day
 
Evening activities include: hotel entertainment shows, professional external shows, folklore dance show, live band with dancing, Cinema nights.