Gouves Water Park Holiday Resort, - Gouves ( 4 stars)
Gouves Water Park Holiday Resort is conveniently located in a tranquil spot a short walk from the beach in the popular resort of Gouves village in Crete. Close to a good selection of bars, restaurants and taverns in the main resort centre, this All Inclusive property makes a comfortable base for couples and families looking for warm hospitality and accessibility to the beach. The 263 tastefully furnished guestrooms are surrounded by lovely gardens, and have all the amenities one would expect in a 4 Star hotel. The picturesque old village of Gouves is a must see, and the bustling resorts of Hersonisos and Malia are nearby and can be accessed by a cheap and regular bus service15 m from the hotel.
Getting to the hotel: Heraklion Airport is 12 km from the Gouves Water Park Holiday Resort.
Local tips: The village of Kato Gouves is a booming place with a lot of taverns, bars, shops, restaurants, and is ideally situated for all your vacation activities on the island. FACILITIES:Dining: The Hotel is booked as All Inclusive accommodation. Gouves Water Park Holiday Resort features the delightful Dionysos buffet Restaurant serving traditional Mediterranean dishes and Greek specialities with live cooking, special theme nights, vegetarian and diet dishes, along with a friendly and efficient service. For the dinner menu we kindly ask you to be formally dressed (no shorts or swimming costumes allowed). There is one poolside snack bar (Artemis) offering light snacking options and refreshing drinks, a self-service pool bar (Poseidon) a lobby bar with panoramic view, Pizzeria, and a sports cafe.
Activities: Five (Three fresh water) swimming pools, sun terraces with free sun beds and umbrellas, athletic centre with floodlit multiple use court (tennis/volley/football), table tennis, video games and Billiards (extra charge), tournaments, animation activities. Guests can relax at the Mini SPA and beauty centre.
For the Kid's: Mini Club, daily activities of fun and entertainment, as well as children's playground and 2 children's swimming pools, children's playroom operating in May to September, special menu for children on request, Mini Disco, high chairs, baby cots, babysitting available on request with charge, baby package (with charge).
Additional: Reception, mini-market, Internet corner (with charge), free Wi-Fi in lobby area only, parking, meeting room, major credit cards accepted, doctor on request, laundry/dry cleaning (extra charge), flowers (extra charge), fax and postal services, possibility of an extra bed, wake-up call service, car rental, taxi service on request, mountain bike rental, parking area.
IMPORTANT ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Meals:Breakfast, Buffet; American, Restaurant, Daily: 07:30 - 10:00.Lunch, Buffet, Restaurant, Daily: 12:30 - 14:30.Dinner, Buffet, Restaurant; Dress code applies (no shorts/swimwear allowed), Daily: 18:30 - 21:30.Afternoon Tea, Daily: 16:00 - 17:00.Speciality (early breakfast & lunch baskets: orders daily 20:00 at the reception one day before.).Snacks, Snack Bar (Artemis), Daily: 10:30 - 12:30, 16:00 - 18:00.Restaurant (pizzeria & salad buffet), Daily: 12:00 - 18:00.Dinner, A la Carte, Restaurant (Cretan Tavern. Dinner option from May-September according to weather conditions); Reservations Required; Dress code applies (no shorts/swimwear allowed), Once a week.Drinks:Bar (Sports, according to weather conditions. All Inclusive finishes at 11pm), Daily: 18:00 - 02:00.Locally produced Alcohol; Locally produced non Alcohol, Soft drinks; Wine; Draught Beer; Brandy; Raki; Ouzo, Daily: 10:00 - 23:00.Pool Bar; Snack Bar, Daily: 10:00 - 18:00.Lobby Bar, Daily: 18:00 - 02:00.Sports/Activities:Tennis; Football; Volleyball; Table Tennis; Animation; Mini Club, Daily.
The Gouves Water Park Holiday Resort features 263 spacious and well equipped rooms, Double Rooms (max 3 people), Single rooms, and Family Rooms with a separate bedroom (max 4). All rooms have furnished balconies or terraces with garden views. Room amenities include private bathroom (bath or shower, hair dryer, WC), double or twin beds, fridge, individually controlled air conditioning and heating (included in the rates), radio, direct dial telephone, safe (extra charge payable locally), and Satellite TV. Free baby cot is available on request.