Kalithea Horizon Royal  

TripAdvisor reviewers love this beachfront hotel – and no wonder, when it’s got 6 pools to choose between.

You get 6 pools to choose between here. There’s lots going on at them, too, from scuba diving to Zumba. And the choice of restaurants includes 2 pool bars and a taverna-style place overlooking the beach.

You're in a prime spot for sightseeing - it's a 10-minute drive to Rhodes Town, while the famous Baths of Kalithea are a 15-minute walk away. And if you're after the beach, it's just a few minutes' stroll to the bay.

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Food & Drink

Dining options Breakfast Lunch Evening meal Drinks Snacks, Icecream
All Inclusive

Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner, with 1 visit to the à la carte restaurant - reservation required. Picnic baskets for days out.  Unlimited local and international alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Tea and coffee.  Snacks, ice-cream and biscuits - time restrictions apply.

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6 outdoor pools

Over 3 levels, linked by cascading waterfalls, pool games are also organised. Sunbeds are available, pool towels require a deposit.

Athena international restaurant

For international cuisine and show cooking. Late Continental breakfast served from 10am to 11am. Vegetarian and dietary requirements can be catered for.

Hotel-run kids' club at Kalithea Mare

At the sister hotel Kalithea Mare. Sessions held every day except Friday.

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superior twin room with sea view

Superior twin room with sea view sleeps up to 3, with radio, air-conditioning from May to October, bathrobes, slippers and DVD and CD player.

twin with limited sea view

Twin room with limited sea view sleeps up to 3, with radio and air-conditioning from May to October.

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Excellent holiday

Had 7 days 18-25th June 2014, had a fantastic break, everywhere was immaculate, the choice of food and drinks were excellent, entertainment was great for all ages. The staff were so friendly especially the girls in the Mythos bar. The hotel is spread over a large complex which may not be suitable for some but having said that the hotel laid on a mini bus to take you down to the beach and back, we didn't use it as walking the complex was a great way of keeping fit having indulged in the fabulous food and drinks. Rhodes town was only 15 mins away which we went by local bus just outside the hotel for 2.20 euros we got a taxi back for 10 Euros. We had such a lovely time we booked as soon as we got back to return in June 2015, can't wait.More

Audrey B, Riding Mill, United Kingdom

Fantastic Holiday

We went to this hotel on the 31st August for 10 days and it was fantastic. The hotel is kept very clean and tidy, and all staff were very pleasant and could not do enough to help you. It does seem very big complex but when you know your way round its ok. We never had a problem getting a sun lounger by the pool even though we did not get by the pool till about 10am. The beach was good as well but you do have to pay for the loungers and brolly down there which were 5 euros. Food was very good and was enough choice even for the fussy eaters, and did not have a problem getting a seat. Worth booking for the al a carte as the meal was very good. We went all inclusive and it was a good job we did as Rhodes seemed expensive if you were eating out. We did go on one of the Thomson trips to Lindos which was good place to visit but we felt it was expensive for what we got so would suggest to go but organise it yourselves as it cost us 116 euros for both of us but did not include a lunch or entrance fee to the Temple of Athena. We would go back to this hotel as it was a good chill out holiday.More

Downesy0, Hinckley, United Kingdom

Excellent family holiday ,fun had by all

Hotel very clean . Staff very welcoming especially those in the safari bar.vicky the rep made our stay very enjoyable as our age ranged from 5yrs to 55. Would go back again. Hotel would be better with more wifi access.More

Marian W, Heathfield, United Kingdom

very enjoyable

We stayed there in August 2012 ie last summer. It was good - we spent most of the time with our young daughter in the hotel swimming pools, the one with three in a row (different levels). These pools are good - the first lowest pool is smallest and shallow, the middle one is larger and deeper, and the third and largest is much deeper - easily suitable for adults. We spent 90% of our time in the smaller two pools, as my daughter is learning to swim. It was really good fun; we made friends with anoher family with a similar aged daughter so they spent most of the time playing. Food was good; we only stayed for one week so it was no problem. It was a bit like other package holidays in that I would imagine if we had stayed for two weeks it would not have been the most amazing food, but nothing to complain about, really. Lunch in the small indoor pool place (near the three pools I'm talking about) was ok as a light lunch, plus they do drinks. Staff were friendly. Room was good. Our absoulte main complaint is the lack of sun loungers. Yes - we had to do that thing where you go out warly to grab some, becuase there is not enough. I find that so frustrating I can't tell you. I *hate* going out to do battle to get some sun loungers, it's just ridiculous when you've paid a few thousand pounds for a holiday. Hopefully they will supply more, in which case I would increase my star rating. We would stay there again, depending on price. This year we're going to a similar hotel on Kos, so it all depends on prices for these sorts of similar hotels, in my opinion.More

coolhands_true, London, United Kingdom

We had a lovely holiday

We stayed in the hotel from the 9th till the 23rd of June. We had booked it because our son got married in the Therms of Kalithea. As well the wedding as the holiday was a lovely experience. We had asked a quiet room and got a room in the main building above the snack bar with a view on the swimming pool. The room and the bathroom was spacious, beds were lovely. Cleaners work hard and change towls every day. They left sometimes flowers or sweets on our pillow. The building has only a few floors so you can easy walk up and down, the lifts are nearly always immediate available. The hotel is big and has lots of guests. Despite their busy job the people on the reception are always friendly, make time for every guest and give you correct information, also about things outside the hotel. Considering we were half board we always had food in the main restaurant. As well for breakfast and dinner the buffets were giant. In the morning there was always fresh fruit, cold vegetables, cakes, pancakes, different kinds of yoghurt, hot food,... Too much to list up. There was even a 'light' buffet !! In the evening there was lovely starters, salads, hot meals,.... There are no fixed tables but it was never a problem to find a free table. We were served by Thula and her collegues and this went always quick and with a big smile. All the staff made us really feel very welcome. We loved having a coffee in one of the bars during the day. Friendly spotless service and we got always free cake, glass of water and 'schnaps' with it... Yummie... The beach is down hill, but the nice clean water and the coffee +... was a nice reward and made the walk back up enjoyable. In the evening we enjoyed a short walk in the resort - lovely gardens with loads of flowers or a drink in the main bar. In case you go halve board, take enough cash with you as everything needs to be paid immediate. It is not possible to withdrawl money in the hotel and the nearest ATM is at least 25 minutes walking along the main road (down and up hotel) in another hotel.More

maenan, Antwerp, Belgium

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