Alexander the Great Beach Hotel

Kriopigi, Greece

69%
1 K reviews
Fair Hotel. Located near shopping areas and the beach. Beautiful beach.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Central Heating
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Lounge
    • Double Bed
    • Bathroom
    • Wheelchair access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Tiling
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Balcony/Terrace
  • Facility
    • Bicycle Cellar
    • Playground
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Restaurant(s) with a smoking section
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Game room
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • TV Room
    • Pub(s)
    • Bicycle Hire
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Shops
    • Foyer
    • Medical Assistance
    • Newspaper stand
    • Restaurant(s) with high-chairs
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Small supermarket
    • Public Internet Access
    • Coatroom
  • Food
    • Special Diet
    • Breakfast Served
    • Half Board
    • Evening Buffet
    • à la carte Dinner
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Full Board
    Activities
    • Children's Pool
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Tanning Studio/Solarium
    • Ping Pong
    • Cycling/Mountain Biking
    • Swimming Pool
    • Tennis
    • Pool bar
    • Billiards/Snooker
    • Sun terrace
    • Number of Pools
    • Beach Umbrellas
    • Beach Volleyball
    • Basketball
Chalkidiki 63077 Kryopigi Kassandra
0.7 mi to downtown

Location

This hotel is set just above a beautiful cove with a smooth sandy beach descending gently to the water edge and a 2 km stretch of natural sand. It is located in a glorious and peaceful setting in a rural environment, south of the cosmopolitan Kallithea and 1.5 km from the traditional village of Kriopigi on the Kassandra peninsula, the most legendary in Halkidiki. Thessaloniki Airport is around 75 km away.

Facilities

The hotel was built in 1972. The accommodation comprises a total of 208 rooms. These are distributed across one main building and 3 adjacent buildings. In the air-conditioned establishment, guests are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Individual storeys are accessible via the lift or stairs. Amenities include a cloakroom and a safe. Wireless internet access in public areas allows travellers to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the hotel are a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, a café, a bar and a pub. Various shops are available, including a supermarket and a souvenir shop. The grounds of the accommodation feature a playground and an attractive garden. Additional features at the establishment include a newspaper stand, a TV room and a playroom. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the hotel. Guests can also use the bicycle storage facilities. Additional services include medical assistance, room service and a laundry service. Active guests can make use of the bicycle hire service (for a fee) to explore the surrounding area.

Rooms

Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating, a living room and a bathroom. Most rooms feature a balcony with a view for guests' enjoyment. Most of the accommodation units offer a sea view. The rooms have a queen-size bed and a sofa bed. Separate bedrooms are also available. Cots and extra beds are available. A safe, a minibar and a desk are also available. Internet access, a telephone, a TV, a stereo system and WiFi add to the comfort of the holiday. Slippers are laid out in each of the rooms. Rooms suitable for wheelchair access are bookable. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer and bathrobes are provided for everyday use. Bathrooms with wheelchair access can also be booked. Special family rooms are available for families with children.

Sports/Entertainment

The accommodation offers an outdoor pool and a children's pool. A terrace, sun loungers and parasols are available. The poolside bar serves a selection of refreshing drinks. A variety of sporting activities, such as tennis, beach volleyball and basketball, or for a fee, biking/mountain biking, are offered at the establishment. For an additional fee, travellers can also choose from table tennis and billiards. A wellness area with a spa and a solarium is available at the hotel. Guests can enjoy live music in the evening.

Meals

Catering options available at the accommodation include half board and full board. Available meals include breakfast, lunch and dinner. Special dietary cuisine, gluten-free meals and vegetarian dishes can be prepared on request. The show cooking is a particular attraction. Alcohol-free drinks and alcoholic beverages are offered.

Payment

The following credit cards are accepted at the establishment: American Express, VISA and MasterCard.

Ratings

  • Beach
    87%
    "Beautiful beach"

    Crystal turquoise water. Beautiful sandy beach. One of the best beaches.

    "Clean beach."

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  • Location
    87%
    "Great location"

    Peaceful environment. The nearest village. Fantastic location.

    "Good location, close to public transport." "Central location near the beach, with great shopping and sightseeing nearby." "Average parking."

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  • Service
    68%
    "Service is adequate"

    Kind personel. No entertainment for children. No activities for the kids.

    "Service is adequate." "Professional, friendly service, and great reception and management." "Recreation staff could be nicer." "Average wait staff and housekeeping." "Booking process is sufficient." "Average tour guide."

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  • Food
    60%
    "Food is all right"

    Dry sandwiches. No tomatos. Fresh fruit.

    "Okay dining experience, with acceptable desserts and fruits." "Good menu, especially salads." "Side dishes and vegetables are not well rated." "Restaurant is poorly priced and cleaned." "No good fish & seafood."

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  • Cleanliness
    58%
    "Quite clean"

    Dirty towels. Dirty walls in rooms. Spotless cleanliness.

    "Buildings are reasonably clean, but less well kept up rooms." "Clean hotel facilities." "Pool area is clean, but dining area and rooms are not."

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  • Breakfast
    53%
    "Breakfast is average"

    Perfect breakfast. Breakfast warm. Good breakfast.

    "Breakfast is average."

  • Comfort
    41%
    "More comfort would be nice"

    Fridge too small. AC didn't work. The smallest double bed.

    "Poor comfort, particularly beds, and cramped bathrooms." "Rooms quiet yet cramped and with substandard A/C."

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  • Room
    41%
    "Room needs to be improved"

    AC didn't work. Conditioner doesn't work properly. Toilet outdated.

    "Untidy, outdated rooms with bad TV's and A/C." "Small, poorly maintained rooms with subpar beds and furnishing." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Great view." "Shower can be a problem."

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  • Value for money
    37%
    "Value for money could be better"

    Sunbeds cost extra. Had to pay for Internet. You have to pay for everything.

    "Value for money could be better." "Relatively high internet cost." "Food is a bit overpriced."

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  • Vibe
    29%
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Very old lobby. Quite old building. Very old buildings.

    "Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low." "Hotel could use some updating." "Hotel is fairly plain."

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  • WiFi
    14%
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Had to pay for Internet. Slow internet. Wifi was charged.

    "Wifi quality could be improved." "Relatively high internet cost."

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