Located in the centre of the quiet, seaside area of Anissaras, the Aldemar Royal Mare offers a relaxing holiday where you’re never far from things to do and see. A modern 5-star resort designed in a welcoming Mediterranean style, guests can indulge in numerous outdoor swimming pools, a score of restaurants and bars, seven tennis courts, as well as access to a private beach, just a few minutes away from the Aldemar Royal Mare. Pamper yourself with a few hours in the Thalasso Spa Centre, where numerous beauty treatments, massages and wellness facilities are available. You can then delight your taste buds with mouth-watering dishes served in the main restaurant, or try out one of the other five eateries. The beach is just seven minutes away from most rooms, and here you can choose to either work on your tan, splash about in the sea or test your skills at various water sports. For those wanting to explore the history and culture of Crete further, car rental and day tours are available to book through the Aldemar Royal Mare front desk.
Anissaras is a large hilly area offering beautiful vistas throughout. It is a place more known for relaxation than activity, and most of the bars and restaurants come in the shape of the resort’s hotels like Aldemar Royal Mare. Heraklion is just 24 kilometres from Anissaras and is the fifth largest city in Greece. A bustling metropolis, it’s more modern than many other options on the island. It’s a vibrant city which boasts a Venetian fortress, Turkish fountains and a number of chic coffee shops to spend your afternoons in. Redevelopment of the city’s waterfront has led to it being a hub for the city, here, you will find a number of amazing eateries and bars to taste a local tipple or two. In terms of culture, the Archaeological Museum should be high on people’s agendas, housed in an old power station, it spans several thousand years through a number of cultures. The Battle of Crete museum is an interesting site for those with a keen interest in warfare, while the Basilica of St. Mark is a stunning home to great pieces of local art.