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ACTIVITIES FOR SUMMER 2021

Sports and recreational activities thrive at Grecotel Resorts each summer, holding a special place in your holiday experience.

HOTEL'S AVAILABLE ACTIVITIES FOR THE SEASON 2021 MIGHT BE ADJUSTED, GIVING PRIMARY FOCUS ON THE BEAUTIFUL OUTDOORS AND HAVING AS OUR FIRST PRIORITY YOUR SAFETY AND WELL-BEING.

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BEACH & POOLS

The hotel lies on a 1000m long sand and pebble coastline. 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. The sea is of exceptional water quality verified by the vast Posidonia fields, a few miles into the deep.

The beach has umbrellas, serviced soft-mattressed loungers and private adults-only area.

Adventure on sunset walks or early afternoon yoga on the beach (+ aerial yoga) and take care of little caretta-caretta turtles.

OUTDOOR POOLS
The Resort boasts 20 pools:
  • NEW deep blue seawater heated pool (in selected months, April & October) for all guests use
  • 4 NEW sharing seawater pools for designated rooms
  • 2 sharing seawater heated pools for designated rooms
  • 2 sharing seawater pools for designated rooms
  • 11 private pools (up to 24oC)
Free of charge: Sun beds, Umbrellas, Showers, Beach towels
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ENTERTAINMENT

Chill out in White Palace is bold & spectacular, full of music in live acts and super DJ shows. It’s dancing, it’s movies, it’s kid’s shows and family fun. Let yourself go with the famous White Palace parties: Hippie on the Beach, Veranda Full Moon & White Night -resort’s signature color- a poolside party spiced up with a professional show. 

DAYTIME ACTIVITIES
Fitness & Wellness: Fitness room with Cardio training equipment, Fitness Studio, Aerial Yoga, Yoga, Aqua Gym, Stretching, Personal Training, Bikini Programme, Morning Walk, Zumba

EVENING ACTIVITIES
Hotel entertainment shows, professional external shows, folklore dance show, live band with dancing, Cinema nights, classic live music, DJ parties.

CULINARY MASTERCLASS
For food-lovers, a chance to live the experiences of gastronomical tourism, while in a holiday by the beach. Courses showing the methods of preparation of traditional Greek & Cretan specialities. Available 15/7 - 15/8.
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SPORTS

SPORT & FUN
Water Polo, Snorkeling, Canoeing, Paddling, Pedaloes, Table Tennis

GROUP FUN
Greek dance lessons, Darts, Board games, Boccia, Kids karaoke, Hiking

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.

HORSE RIDING (Nearby, 3 km)
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WATERSPORTS

Pedal boats, Canoes, Wet Bikes, Water-Skiing, Snorkeling equipment, Banana, Parasailing (some with extra charge).

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.
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AGRECO

Grecotel’s Agreco Farm gives a whole new meaning to ‘real experience.’ On a 40-hectare estate near Rethymno, Crete, the traditional farm show cases centuries-old farming methods. The farm provides a fascinating insight into the organic production of the island’s simple and healthy food – a must for any visitor to Crete.

Shaped by hand, every stone at Agreco preserves the delicate balance between man and nature. The farm and its buildings stand in perfect harmony with the landscape. In the farm you will find an Olive Press, a Watermill, a Wood-burning Oven, a General Store, a Wine Cellar, Workshops, a Church and Guesthouses.

No trip to Agreco would be complete without a visit to the farm’s Taverna, where a sumptuous six-course menu of Cretan dishes, based on the farm’s organic produce.
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