In this article you will find a comprehensive and complete analysis of the hotel Alia Mare Resort (Greece, Rhodes Island). The hotel on its sign has four stars. But, of course, this alone does not guarantee a proper rest, even in the countries of the European Union. Therefore, to describe the hotel, we relied on the reviews of those tourists who visited there recently - in the summer and in the velvet season of two thousand and sixteen. And, although their opinion can also be very subjective, it, nevertheless, more reflects the reality than the rainbow-colored advertising brochures.
For starters, let's say for whom this hotel is suitable. It will be comfortable for those tourists who crave a quiet and measured rest. Animation in the hotel is, but for the exciting nightlife will have to go to the nearby resort towns. But the sea is ten steps away, and the terrace of the restaurant hangs over the beach. The main contingent of tourists in the hotel - youth, couples and pensioners from the countries of Central Europe.
Where is the hotel located
Alia Mare Resort (Greece) is located in the southern part of the island of Rhodes. Nearby is the village of Lardos. And the resort town of Lindos is seven kilometers away. It 's a long way from Rhodes International Airport , it will take about an hour. "Aliya Mare Resort" is a hotel of the first strip. It has its own pebbly and sandy beach. Despite the fact that the hotel is not in the center of the village, you can not call this place a wilderness. Around are the same resort hotels, and within walking distance there are two supermarkets, taverns and many small shops with souvenirs and goods for beach recreation. As it turned out by the reviews, the most popular goods there were masks and tubes. Although Rhodes and not Egypt with Thailand, but it turns out, in the Mediterranean, too, there is something to see. If there is a hunt, you can take a walk in the picturesque village of Lardos. You can get to Lindos in fifteen minutes by bus. His stop is near the hotel. Near the hotel "Aliya Mare Resort", slightly to the right of the entrance, there is a rental car. With the car you can go around the whole island and save on excursions. Tourists have placed the hotel five.
Hotel Alia Mare Resort was built not so long ago - already in this century. Therefore, in the four-story building there are architectural details of modern style "high-tech". The balconies are covered with plexiglas, which is good for children: there is no need to scramble to look at the world with a life risk. Guest rooms have huge panoramic windows to the entire wall. Half of the rooms overlook the sea, the rest - to the mountains. You should pay extra for "siwiu". Between the building and the beach are two outdoor pools - for adults and children. The closest thing to the sea is the restaurant. His terrace just hangs over the beach, and you can trapeze under the rustling waves. The hotel area is small, but well-equipped. Everywhere clean, green. Around the pools there is a terrace for sunbathing, with sun beds and umbrellas. Tourists liked the compact territory of the hotel. On this indicator, the reviews put the hotel five with a plus.
Where guests settle
The hotel Alia Mare Resort has eighty-seven rooms. They are divided into categories "Standard" and "Family Room". There is also one "Bridal Suite". The category "Standard" is suitable for two guests. Among these rooms, you can choose between one Kingsize bed and two separate bunks. If necessary, an additional third bed can be installed in the "Standard". "Family Room" is a two-room suite with one bathroom. In the first (living area with a refrigerator) there are two beds, and in the second (the parents' bedroom) a matrimonial bed, a mirror with a dressing table. Both rooms have their own large balconies. They have a table and wicker chairs. The style of "high-tech" is also present in the rooms of Alia Mare Resort 4. Photos show that the bathroom is shielded from the bedroom by a wall of frosted glass. Rooms are equipped with good home appliances. There is a TV with cable channels, air conditioning, refrigerator, hairdryer. In the bathroom, when the light is on, the extractor works, which instantly dries the spray from taking a shower.
Things to do in Alia Mare Resort
Almost every review mentions the notorious glass wall that separates the bedroom from the toilet. Some tourists, she initially strained. But then it turned out that the glass is completely opaque, even with the light included in the bathroom. Guests were pleased that the air conditioner did not depend on the electronic key pulled out of the slot. That is, you could come from the heat in a fairly chilled room. The maids were cleaned every day: they changed towels and put new hygienic supplies. A fresh linen was stoned twice a week. Guests liked the spacious furnished balconies. Recommendations for choosing a room: do not skimp on the "sea view" and ask for a room on the upper floors. Although the soundproofing here is good, but people stay up late at the bar on the ground level. In general, the tourists gave the numbers and their services four points out of five possible.
Alia Mare Resort has implemented the All Inclusive program. The choice of dishes was described as a four-star hotel. That is, lobsters and foie gras are not given there, but you will not stay hungry for sure. For breakfast, always give one set of dishes: eggs in different forms, sausages, bacon, cheese, delicious Greek yogurt, cereal, milk. For lunch, always two kinds of garnish, meat and fish, a lot of fresh vegetables and pickles, fruit. Dinner was richer than other meals. Four days later, ice cream was offered. There were dishes on the grill. From drinks were poured Greek table wines and beer. On the territory of the hotel there are two bars - by the pool and on the beach. Alcohol there quality. The barman by the pool speaks Russian. For those who want to taste the delights of Greek cuisine outside the hotel, tourists recommend visiting the neighboring institution "Periklis Tavern".
Beach and sea
Alia Mare Resort reviews called ideally located relative to the coast. On the beach you can go down, having breakfast, right from the restaurant. Unlike other coasts, sun beds and umbrellas on it are free. True, they are not enough. But the beach is well equipped. There is a shower, a toilet, cabanas, a bar. On a pebble in the summer put wooden flooring, so that the stones do not burn their heels. The only downside is the stones in shallow water. Therefore, tourists recommend to buy sled-coral, they are sold in all stores for eight euros. You can choose another option: to go to the beach of a nearby hotel "Sunrise" - it is cleared of boulders. But there will have to pay for the use of a sun lounger and umbrella about four euros.
Services in Alia Mare Resort 4 *
On the territory of the hotel there is a playground with a grass cover, in the restaurant - high chairs for feeding kids. Two very clean pools will be an alternative to a stormy or too cold sea. Free of charge you can play volleyball and table tennis, practice aqua aerobics, shoot from the bow. Six times a week, guests are given evening entertainment. Wi-Fi, bike rental, billiard room rental, valuables in the safe at the reception are available for a fee. You can freely place the car in the hotel parking and leave the luggage in the storage room. Guests liked that they give out beach towels.