Sports top the facilities list at this sea-view hotel. You can do everything here from football to basketball. Then, if you want to try watersports, you can hire equipment from huts on the beach, a 5-minute walk away. Evenings are full of entertainment. After dinner, there’s a nightly show in the theatre or Meridian bar, and each one is designed with families in mind.
Sports & Activities
The hotel has a small sporting empire that includes beach volleyball nets, basketball and mini-football courts.
You can take a beginner’s ‘introduction to scuba’ class in the pool during summer when you stay here. For all other water sports*, visit the vendors on the beach, 5 minutes’ walk away.
- Water bikes*
- Water polo
- Aqua aerobics
- Visits from Thomson the DogUntil October 2015.
- TennisIf you'd like to play a game of tennis, you'll need to book the court at reception.
- PlaygroundThe playground has climbing frames for the children to explore. There's also seating for parents.
- Soft play areaOpening Times: [08.00-24.00] This area is for children aged 3-4 years.
- Table tennis
- Pool table*
- Multi-sports court
- Chess board
- Mountain bike hire*
- Introductory scuba diving lessonIntroductory lessons are held in the pool during the summer months.
Food & Drink
The hotel has two restaurants. One is a buffet set-up, where there’s a special buffet area that’s just for children.
The hotel’s a la carte restaurant is lit by candles. From its windows, you can look out over the Mediterranean Sea.
- Kids' diningOpening Times: [12.00-15.00, 18.30-21.30] Children can dine at the buffet restaurant.
- Triantafylla buffet restaurantOpening Times: [07.00-10.00, 12.00-15.00, 18.30-21.30] Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Sit either indoors or al fresco on the terrace with beautiful views of the sea. You'll be able to enjoy show cooking, a section for healthy eaters and one for children. Early meals can also be arranged. Tea, biscuits and coffee are available between 4pm and 5pm and light snacks are available until 11.45pm. Themed evenings are held seven nights a week and there's a childrens' buffet with seating area. There is a dress code here, gentlemen are asked to wear short sleeved t-shirts as a minimum and long trousers.
- Mesogios international and local cuisine restaurantOpening Times: [12.00-15.00, 18.30-21.30] You'll get one free visit here per stay, and you'll need to reserve a table in advance. There's an evening dress code too, gentlemen are asked to wear short sleeved t-shirts as a minimum and long trousers.
- Meridian lounge bar and terraceOpening Times: [10.00-01.00] You'll be able to grab a drink and a snack here. There's comfy seating, a TV and a selection of soft, hot and alcoholic drinks. Snacks include sandwiches, pies, ice-cream and popcorn. And to top it off, the evening entertainment is held here some nights, too. Remember there is a dress code, gentlemen are asked to wear short sleeved t-shirts as a minimum and long trousers.
- 2 pool barsOpening Times: [10.00-18.00] Offering a selection of cocktails, soft and alcoholic drinks. If you’re feeling peckish there are snacks on offer, savoury options include sandwiches and pies. Or if you've got a sweet tooth there's popcorn and ice-cream. The pool bars are open in the summer months.
- A la carte diningOne free visit per stay at Mesogios international and local cuisine restaurant.
Health & Beauty
The hotel has a gym, and you can also pay a bit more to use a sauna and steam room after your workout.
- Health club*The sauna and steam bath are open from 8.15am 'til 6.15pm, and you're entitled to use the facilities once during your stay. Massage treatments are on offer from 10am 'til 6.15pm.
- GymOpening Times: [08.15-18.00] There's a variety of equipment to help you keep you in shape.
- Steam bath*
- Whirlpool bathOpening Times: [08.15-18.00] The whirlpool bath is available in winter.
- Body wraps*
Time is swallowed up easily in the evenings here. There’s a show on every night in the theatre and the acts swap and change from magicians to musicians to comedy acts.
The entertainment is toned down a bit during April, but you can still expect the likes of live music and quizzes.
- Daytime and evening entertainment programmeThere's a jam-packed international programme for the whole family, with live music and international shows held in the bar or amphitheatre. During April, the entertainment is more low-key.
- Kids' club May to October 2015Designed for 3 to 11 year olds, Thomson Kids’ Club offers 2 hours of activities, 5 or 6 days a week. And that includes at least 3 evenings. It’s split into sections, with Tots for 3 to 5 year olds, Team for 6 to 8s, and Tribe for 9 to 11s. Best of all, most kids’ clubs activities are completely free. And outside of peak season, there are parent and toddler sessions 3 days a week, too. For your peace of mind, all Thomson Kids’ Club staff have advance DBS checks and hold NVQ Level 2 childcare qualifications. They’re First Aid trained, and there’ll be at least 2 of them on duty at all times.
There are four pools here. Three of them are outdoors, and two have infinity edges that make it hard to work out where the pool ends and the ocean begins.
In addition to two outdoor infinity pools, the hotel is home to an indoor pool that's heated in winter. Plus, little ones get a pool to themselves.
- Children's poolOpening Times: [09.00-18.00]
- 2 infinity poolsOpening Times: [09.00-18.00] Set along the coastline, these pools come with beautiful views over the Mediterranean Sea. And one of them is for adults only, too.
- Pool towels
- Indoor poolOpening Times: [09.00-18.00] Heated in the winter.
- LoungeYou'll find the TV room in the lobby, it comes complete with armchairs and a flatscreen TV with some BBC channels.
- Money exchange*Opening Times: [07.30-23.00]
- Internet area*The Internet area has two computers for your use.
- Mini-marketOpening Times: [08.00-23.00] The mini-market offers some holiday essentials such as snacks, drinks, toys for the sea, suncream and stamps.
- Laundry service*
- Beach towel service
- Beach sunbeds and parasols*
- 24-hour on call doctor*
- Parent and baby room
- Thomson crècheThe creche is for 0 to 3-year-olds, until October 2015.
- Free Wi-Fi zonesFree Wi-Fi zones.
Items marked with * incur extra charges which are payable locally
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