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Mitsis Grand Hotel
Ranked #8 of 126 Hotels in Rhodes Town
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“Perfect holiday”
Reviewed 5 August 2012 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel for one week all inclusive with my partner both late 20's, on first arrival the entrance to the hotel and the reception are quite impressive and check in was fast and efficient, our room was a pool view which we like, it was very clean couldnt find a fault with the cleaning staff and the job they did, there was a good size balcony with small table and chairs, small fridge good for keeping water in, the air conditioning was good as it could be left on in the day so your room was lovely and cool when you returned in from the intense heat, the bathroom was a good size nice shower. There is plenty of wardrobe space and a good size dressing table with a large mirror and plug sockets for hairdryer etc the television in the room has a few English channels news but we don't go on holiday to watch tv so not a problem. The food at this hotel was some of the best all inclusive we have had, the main restaurant is very large and cool there are also two other restaurants the Italian and the Chinese you can eat in both of these once in the all inclusive which was brill, you do have to book at reception a day in advance thow. Men have to wear trousers in the evening but it is air conditioned, the buffet style breakfast is plenty full full English, full continental fruits etc the lunch buffet is perfect salads, pastas, cold meats, hot food, soups and a huge selection of breads with fruits and desserts also. The evening buffet is amazing the selection is huge but all fresh we loved the kebabs which they cook in front of you with handmade pitta breads there was a different choice every night and we did go back for seconds the dessert choice was good as iv found that in other hotels/countries dessert is an after thought and not very exciting but not at this hotel they cook fresh crepes in front of you and you can top them with chocolate sauce fruit etc very yummy the Italian restaurant has a 3 course menu to choose from and is very good I had pasta and my partner had pizza which he still raves about the Chinese restaurant was also very good and authentic and has beautiful views of the sun setting over the Aegean sea this is where my fiancé proposed to me on our last night :) you pick off a 3 course menu the deep fried ice cream for pudding is definatly different!! There are two lovely pools we didn't use the one at the front during our stay we prefered the one at the back which is close to the all inclusive bar where they serve a good selection of local drinks and some cocktails you can also get ice creams and hot snacks during the day from in here. There is a nice seating area outside next to the bar with trees giving a welcome bit of shade in the hot afternoon sun we would sit under here with a cold beer and play cards around 4pm which was lovely. There was always plenty of sunbeds and umbrellas and it wasn't overcrowded, we didn't use the gym or the indoor pool but were both of a good standard, there are also a few computers with Internet but we could pick up the wi-fi in the outdoor seating area on our phones which was good. There wasnt any entertainment as such at this hotel there was a guy who came in a couple of times and played the keyboard and sang but that was it if u want alot of entertainment this hotel maybe isnt for you but saying that we normally want all the bingo music etc but not having it didnt ruin our holiday at all. The hotel is opposite the beach which is very windy as its the Aegean sea you can see over the water to turkey but a walk up to the right is a huge beach with beach bars and water sports, to the left of the hotel then left again is a street with lots of little shops, restaurants and bars that do good 241 cocktails. If u go right out the hotel then right again and walk for 10 mins u reach the harbour which is stunning then walk along the water front down into the old town which is very picturesque lots of lovely restaurants that all have roof top dining which was amazing looking out over the views of the sea and old town. On the walk back to the hotel we found a good sports bar which had large beers for 2.50 euro and showed the grand prix! We booked a trip to the island of simi on a boat which was a nice day out but the boat was a big ferry type thing and not very comfortable seating ( plastic chairs) and it took a long time to get there 2-3 hours but the island is beautiful crystal clear warm waters perfect for swimming. We thoroughly enjoyed our holiday to Rhodes and would stay at this hotel again definatly.

  • Stayed July 2012
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 August 2012

We recently stayed at the Grand hotel , this was never a 5 star hotel or even a 4 star it was very clean, the room spacious but there were not enough facilities for the size of hotel not enough pool lounge area we went to the beach instead. there are three pools two outdoor both salt water and an indoor.The food was ok but very repetitive over the 2 weeks, dining room not big enough for all the diners so we had to queue to get in regardless of what time we tried. And to top it off we were robbed whilst there ,the rooms are not very secure at all nor the safe as we found so beware,

  • Stayed July 2012, travelled as a couple
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Warrington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 July 2012

We just arrived last week from amazing holiday at mitsis grand hotel
the room was big as we booked family room for me wife and my two daughters
with all inclusive we've got three meals a day plus the all inclusive bar
the food was great and fruits are fresh,i loved the cream puy
the hotel it self very clean and our room been cleaned every day
the beach is just oppisite the hotel and wasn't busy we can find a sun bid every time we been there
the town very close to the hotel juts 5 mnts walking
if you ask me to go there again yes i do

  • Stayed July 2012, travelled with family
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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 26 July 2012

I have travelled to Rhodes many times but never stayed in this hotel before and would not recommend this experience to any one. The room that they put me in had an a terrible smell from the bathroom reeking of sewerage, the basin not draining properly added to the stench. The carpet and curtains were filthy (i had to wear slippers the whole time) and the quilt cover almost cracked as i folded it down. The towels were worn and nearly tattered. The decor was seriously dated and the room (even though it was non smoking) smelt of stale cigarettes. The corridoors were very noisy and scattered with old furniture indicating that they were in the middle of some kind of rennovation on that floor. The veiw from my room was onto a concrete structure and the television did not work. It may have been a 5 star hotel 30 years ago but now it is (quite frankly) a total dump. The only good things about this hotel was the food- excellent buffet style food, clean and good quality. They should seriously update the star rating of this hotel. I would hazard to even give it a two.....

Room Tip: Consider a room that had been recently rennovated if you dare
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  • Stayed June 2012, travelled on business
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Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 23 July 2012

We just came back from our "all inclusive" vacation.
We were upgraded to the Grand and got a room with a view to the roof of a staircase and an old shopping center…
The crew is very nice. Smiles all the time and the reception clerks are very good and they know everything they should (and more…) and helped us with anything we asked them.
The pools are very nice and sunny (2 outside pools with sea water and 1 inside with fresh water).
The sea is right across the street and also the entire city of Rhodes which is very nice.
The food was less good: There is a variety of dishes in every meal, and everyone can find something he loves. But the taste isn't as good… most of the main courses are medium, some poor. At dinner It is highly recommended to go to the Italian or Chinese restaurant instead of the regular buffet dining room. The restaurants are very good at what they do and it's no extra charge for that. Just remember to make reservation one day in advance.
The all inclusive bar next to the pool offers 14 hours a day cold drinks, cocktails, and coffee. Those were good, but the food they offered was very poor: dry sandwiches, very oily Schnitzels, synthetic ice cream, re-warmed pizzas etc. Don't count on it as a snack between meals and eat at the main dining room.
Overall we enjoyed although the food wasn't excellent and the room was medium because we came to have a good time together and we did.

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  • Stayed July 2012, travelled as a couple
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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2012

This is the esecond time we have stayed at the Mitsis Grand Hotel in Rhodes. It is absolutely ideal for us as it has everything we need and more. The location is superb, the food is plentiful, varied and tasty and the staff are incredible.

We came back to get engaged at this hotel and the staff bent over backwards for us. I'd like to thank both Nassia and Popi for making it a night to remember.

There are plenty of sunbeds, the bar has plenty of drinks on offer and the on-site Italian restaurant was one of the best meals I had eaten in a very long time. The rooms were cleaned daily, spcaious and well equipped. The sea view is definitely worth it and balconies are also a good size.

The pools are cold but thats a welcome feeling after a few hours of sunshine. I understand what people are sayig about the lack of entertainment in the hotel but this suits us as we don't really like to go out partying etc. They have a singer on a keyboard and it's just pleasant enough background entertainment. There are plenty of pubs and clubs a short walk away if thats your thing.

We went as a couple in June and have booked to go again in August with the parents. I'm extra excited as it's a fantastic hotel and I know we will have an awesome time and be very very well looked after. No worries about staying here at all, why book the unknown? Rhodes town is beautiful, beach is fanastic, there are busy and quiet spots, watersports and sun loungers. Rhodes for us have everything and the Mitsis Grand is a fantastic base to see it all from.

See you in 4 weeks Nassia and Popi!!!!!!!!!

Kirsty & Nigel Curtis

Room Tip: Sea view rooms definitely worth it and I preferred being higher up.
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  • Stayed June 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 21 July 2012

The rooms are very poor. The swimming pools are not suitable for children. Good food and great location.
Nice hotel, not more. Not as described in many forums.

  • Stayed June 2012
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Property: Mitsis Grand Hotel
Address: Akti Miaouli 1 | Papanikolaou, Rhodes Town 85100, Greece
Region: Greece > South Aegean > Dodecanese > Rhodes > Rhodes Town
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Spa Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Rhodes Town
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Rhodes Town
#6 Business Hotel in Rhodes Town
#7 Luxury Hotel in Rhodes Town
#12 Family Hotel in Rhodes Town
#18 Romantic Hotel in Rhodes Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:5 star — Mitsis Grand Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 402
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Grand Hotel 5* is a member of Mitsis Hotels and is located at Rhodes Town, just few meters from the commercial city center, the Old Town and the port. Grand Hotel consists of 405 rooms and it offers luxury accommodation with view to Aegean Sea or the garden of the hotel. An excellent choice also for winter getaways or for business trips as the hotel operates all year round. The entertainment is an element that you won’t miss at Grand Hotel. The Lobby Bar is a meeting point for both the local community and the hotel’s guests. A cozy and hospitable environment where our guests can enjoy their coffee or drink as the Bar operates until late evening. Hotels’ Facilities: Reception 24hrs with currency exchange service, Concierge, Porters, baggage hold, TV room air conditioned, Cards room air conditioned, High speed internet access point with personal computers, Free Wi-Fi internet in Lobby – Bar area, High speed Wi-Fi internet in all hotel areas at an extra charge, Shopping arcade with mini market, souvenir shop, 6 Lifts in the main building, Guest Parking, free of charge, Daily evening live music entertainment ,Bilingual staff, Car rental office, Motorbike and bicycle rental, 24hrs medical cover. Doctor on call, Florist on call, Laundry service, Baby-sitting on request, at extra charge, Beach & Pool towels against deposit, Food and Beverage Facilities: Main Restaurant ‘’ACANDIA’’, air conditioned, serves Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, specializing in Greek and international cuisine with extended show cooking, An excellent Italian restaurant offering very delicious Italian dishes, pasta, pizza and meat specialties prepared in front of the clients, without extra charge, reservation at the reception one day before. ASIAN restaurant, top quality from China and South–East Asia, prepared in front of the clients, reservation at the reception one day before. GREEK STYLE RESTAURANT “ELLINADIKO” Discover traditional Greek appetizers! This restaurant is an excellent choice for all day dinning for guests seeking to enrich their meals. MEXICAN this pool side restaurant serves tacos, fajitas and nachos as Well a large selection of other Mexican food. PITTA - BURGERS Taste the traditional pita bread and a great variety of juicy burgers. GELATERIA-CREPERIE Serving crepes sweet or savories and delicious ice-cream. PIZZA OVEN BY THE POOL is the ideal spot to enjoy a delicious pizza between your meals. LOBBY BAR in the entrance of the hotel serves indoors and outdoors, Coffees, refreshments, exotic cocktails etc. Live music, makes the bar very popular. POOL BAR operated on a superb open air terrace, serves coffees, refreshments, exotic cocktails etc. MINI FRIDGE WITH REFRESHMENT CENTER Consist of Mineral bottled water and soft drinks, refilled every second day. TEA and Coffee making facilities in the room. Sport & Leisure Facilities 2 outdoor swimming pools with sea water , Sun terrace & loungers, Indoor pool with fresh water, At the pools, sun beds and umbrellas free of charge, Daily Light Sports animation by the pool. Tennis court and equipment free of charge, Fitness centre, massage services at extra charge. Water sports center near to the hotel (with charge), Scuba diving (with charge), Boat trips (with charge), Games room (with charge), Children’s Facilities, Separate children pool with sea water, Internet and Games corner (with charge), Children’s light animation during the morning and the afternoon. Infants’ Facilities, baby cot, baby high chairs in the restaurant, Special food upon request. Business Services, Conference rooms for 700 and 200 persons respectively, Separate lounges for up to 150 persons for any occasions and events, Superb ballroom for gala dinner, wedding parties, banquets for up 900 persons, Conference equipment, Translate rooms, Telephone and fax services, Photocopy service, Wi-Fi internet access from Conference rooms & lobby area free of charge , Distances Airport 13 Km, Port 2 Km, Rhodes Town 0,5 Km, bicycle path to the city, Beach 10 m, Bus stop in front of the hotel ... more   less 
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