Rinela Beach Resort & Spa

Crete - Heraklion Region



Rinela Beach Resort & Spa is a rich ultra-all-inclusive 24h 5* family resort, in the area of Kokkini Hani in Crete. Rinela is located on a renovated and Blue Flag awarded sandy beach, with smooth entrance to the sea and with new wooden sun beds and umbrellas. The hotel features 393 rooms, while in its facilities, guests can enjoy windsurfing, water ski, canoe or diving, waterslides, games by the pool and on the beach.


For season 2022, as part of a new concept of luxurious hospitality, the hotel is totally transformed to create higher volume accommodation with private or sharing pools, more thematic restaurants, more common areas and upscale guest facilities and services. The pool areas, beach, common areas, F&B outlets and all 393 rooms will be completely renovated revealing an entirely new hotel to Rinela’s guests.



Rinela Beach Resort & Spa is located from Heraklion city is 12 km, from Airport is 10 km, from Port Heraklion is 11 km, Creta Aquarium: 2 km, Watercity: 1 km



Rinela Beach Resort & Spa is Kokkini Hani beach



  • Main restaurant : The 24hrs main restaurant offers local and international cuisine with all meals served in a show cooking buffet style for custom food preparation and theme nights from Greek, Italian, Lebanese, Mexican, Mediterranean, Pacific Asia and Fine French cuisine. In the main restaurant, parents can find a children’s corner and a separate buffet for dinner attended by children’s animators during high season.
  • Taverna à la carte : Located on the beach, our à la carte Greek Taverna is offering Mediterranean, Cretan, and Greek specialties. Enjoy your meal with spectacular sea views from every table and watch the sunset with dishes created from locally sourced products. It is an amazing spot to organise a romantic dinner. Please note that each restaurant can be booked once per week of stay.
  • Italian à la carte : The true spirit of Italy in the mouth-watering dishes of our new Italian restaurant, will surely impress you and take you on a gastronomic journey to the neighboring country of Italy! Sumptuous pastas, risotto and crispy delicious pizzas will treat your palate with these all-family favorites, the Italian way! Please note that each restaurant can be booked once per week of stay.
  • Brunch at Italian : Brunch is a combination of breakfast and lunch eaten usually during the late morning. The word is a portmanteau of breakfast and lunch. Located at the new Italian à la carte restaurant. Croque madame, benedict eggs, omelettes, sweet pancakes and crepes are only some dishes on offer, all freshly made and sure to indulge your taste palates! Please note that each restaurant can be booked once per week of stay.
  • Steak House à la carte : Our new Steak House Restaurant offers a unique dining experience in an elegant and stylish setting. Offering an extensive selection of signature dishes which are truly a feast for all the senses. Food is sourced from superior quality ingredients, ensuring the highest level of freshness. Please note that each restaurant can be booked once per week of stay.
  • Pan-Asian à la carte : Enjoy a unique gastronomic journey around the Far East. The Pan-Asian à la carte restaurant operates daily and offers Asian delights, which will transform a simple meal to a dining experience. Please note that each restaurant can be booked once per week of stay.
  • Beach BBQ corner : On the beach, near to your sundeck, this dining spot offers you daily fresh and juicy cuts right out of the grill. Premium quality meat packed with fresh local herbs provided by our local producers, grilled according to your own preference. Enjoy them hot while you are relaxing by the beachside.
  • Creperie - Gelateria : A perfect spot for all our guests by the main pool. Treat yourself daily with sweet crepes, waffles, warm toasts, hot dog, sweet treats, and ice cream served from morning until after midnight. Creperie – Gelateria is the ideal place to satisfy your appetite and the dreamy culinary spot of both children and parents.
  • Café Rinela : Located at the lobby area, our café offers a selection of hot and cold beverages, cocktails, alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. This bar with an amazing sea view by our open-air terrace is the perfect place to enjoy the glorious sunset while sipping creative cocktails.
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Superior Double Sea View

BEDS: Double bed

CAPACITY: 3 Adults


SPACE: 25 m²

Superior Double Sea View Sea Front

BEDS : Double bed

CAPACITY : 3 Adults


SPACE : 25 m²

Superior Bungalow Private Courtyard

BEDS: Double bed

CAPACITY: 3 Adults


SPACE: 25 m²

Family Two Bedroom Suite Swim Up Sharing Pool

BEDS : 1 Double bed & 2 sofa beds

CAPACITY : 4 Adults + 1 Child


SPACE : 46 m²

Junior Suite Swim Up Sharing Pool

BEDS: Double bed & sofa bed

CAPACITY: 2 Adults


SPACE: 35 m²

Suite Swim Up Private Pool

BEDS : Double bed & 2 Sofa beds

CAPACITY : 3 Adults

BATHROOM : Bathtub

SPACE : 48 m²

Private Residence

BEDS : 2 Double bed & 2 sofa beds

CAPACITY : 4 Adults + 2 Children

BATHROOM : Bathtub

SPACE : 75 m²

Villa Private Pool

BEDS : 2 Double beds & 2 Sofa beds

CAPACITY : 4 Adults + 2 Children

BATHROOM : Bathtub

SPACE : 77 m²

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