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Hotel Kalithéa Horizon Royal Hotel 2 star
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In addition to sharing the reception with the Kalithea Mare Palace, guests staying at the Kalithea Horizon Royal can access its neighbour's amenities for no additional charge. However, there is no denying that the Horizon Royal offers a better set of facilities; for example, larger spaces around the swimming pools. Indeed, space is one of the qualities found in abundance at the hotel, but the resulting distances can be trying under the hot sun... To make up for this drawback, a shuttle does the rounds of the hotel on a daily basis, but only during the daytime. Most of the guests staying at the hotel are families, partly because children are well looked after here.

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      Kalithéa Horizon Royal   -   © R. DUBUS / EASYVOYAGE

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      Kalithéa Horizon Royal   -   © R. DUBUS / EASYVOYAGE

       
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    Location 3.42 /10

    The Kalithea Horizon Royal is located next to the coastal road on the eastern side of the island of Rhodes, in the municipality of Kalithea. It takes about half an hour to get to the airport, which is approximately 9 mi away. The historic centre of the city of Rhodes is just under 4 mi away.

    Accommodation 7.20 /10

    The 262 standard, superior, and family rooms and suites are located in various buildings scattered around the hotel's gardens. The vast majority of them either have front-facing or side-facing sea views which that can be enjoyed from the balconies. Inside, the standard rooms are decorated in a fairly understated style that could do with a few modernising touches. However, they are well looked after. The bathroom is not very original either and has no eye-catching features. The facilities are quite good: air-conditioning, a television, a safe for which there is an additional charge, etc.

    Overview 7.70 /10

    The Kalithea Horizon Royal is an immense complex built over 3 levels. The distances between the various facilities mean plenty of long walks through the gardens but the hotel does run an internal shuttle service to help you save energy! The Kalithea Horizon Royal shares its reception with the Kalithea Mare Palace but all of its facilities are to be found behind this building, up on the cliff, so they benefit from a beautiful open view of the sea. The guest rooms are located in buildings set around the hotel's two swimming pools. Each pool is surrounded by a vast solarium filled with wooden deckchairs and parasols. The one closer to the sea, which also has an integrated children's pool, is more peaceful than the first. Down below this, under the shade of a gazebo, is the hotel's single massage room, so you can admire the sea while being pampered. However, as this spot is not screened off, your privacy is not guaranteed!

    Food and drink 6.70 /10

    The hotel's main restaurant, the Atlanta, benefits from a fine position on the cliff which offers unobstructed panoramic views over the sea. The circular dining room is well ventilated but the tables are too close together, so the whole place quickly gets noisy during mealtimes. The restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner as a buffet. The international cuisine is presented on various buffet counters in vast quantities. In the evening, the à la carte restaurant, the Safari Café, serves Mediterranean cuisine of a slightly higher quality.

    Beach 6.70 /10

    The steep path down to the hotel's beach is not for the faint-hearted and the way back is even more of a test! An alternative is to catch the minibus that provides a shuttle service between the hotel's various facilities. The seaside here is not really a beach, strictly speaking; it is more like a relaxation space in amongst the rocks. You can still bathe in the sea without any trouble though, and the colour of the water is certainly quite tempting. Back on dry land, the setting is peaceful enough for a little siesta, and plastic deckchairs and parasols are provided. Because of the layout of the space, the hotel does not have a water sports club.

    To know

    Internet access is available but costs about £2.20 for half an hour or £22 for 10 hours. There is also an additional charge if you wish to use the safes in the guest rooms.
    Beach towels can be obtained from reception in return for a deposit.

    Equipment

    • Shuttle bus
    • Car park
    • Internet access
    • Air conditioning
    • Spa

      massage, sauna, hammam

    • Swimming pool
    • Sports equipment

      tennis, football, volleyball, basketball, archery

    advantage

    • The isolated location of the beach, in amongst the rocks
    • The unobstructed view of the sea
    • Access to the facilities at the Kalithea Mare Palace

    disadvantages

    • The steep path down to the beach
    • The distance between the various facilities
    • The smells in parts of the hotel

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