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Fortezza Hotel

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Outdoor pool, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool loungers
Desk, blackout curtains, free WiFi

Overview of Fortezza Hotel

Fortezza Hotel

3.0 star property
3-star hotel in Rethymno with outdoor pool and restaurant

8.6/10 Fabulous

66 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
16 Melisinou Street, Rethymno, Crete Island, 74100

Room options

About this area

Getting around

  • Chania (CHQ-Ioannis Daskalogiannis) - 64 min drive
  • Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis) - 73 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


  • Fournaki - 2 min walk
  • Vassilis - 2 min walk
  • Asikiko - 2 min walk
  • Kapilio - 2 min walk
  • Cavo D'oro - 2 min walk

About this property

Fortezza Hotel

A great choice for a stay in Rethymno, Fortezza Hotel features an airport shuttle and a rooftop terrace. Guests indulge in massages, then grab a bite to eat at the restaurant. An outdoor pool, a bar/lounge and a snack bar/deli are other highlights. The helpful staff and location get good marks from fellow travellers.


English, French, German, Greek

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 54 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until 11:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • On-site self-parking (EUR 10 per day)


  • Airport shuttle*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Snack bar/deli


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • On-site car hire
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Pool loungers


  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 1989
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
  • Library
  • An outdoor pool
  • Arcade/games room
  • Massage/treatment rooms


  • Lift


  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Greek

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 26-inch TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains

What to enjoy

  • In-room massage

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hairdryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Fridge


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.50 per accommodation, per night

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge


  • Self-parking costs EUR 10 per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
<p>The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.</p><p>This property accepts major credit cards and cash.</p> <p>Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 500 owing to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information on the booking confirmation.</p>
Property registration number 1041K013A0106700

Also known as

Fortezza Hotel Rethimnon
Fortezza Rethimnon
Fortezza Hotel Rethymnon
Fortezza Hotel
Fortezza Rethymnon
Fortezza Hotel Rethymnon, Crete
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Fortezza Hotel Rethymno
Fortezza Hotel Hotel Rethymno

Frequently asked questions

Does Fortezza Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Fortezza Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Fortezza Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Fortezza Hotel?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Fortezza Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Fortezza Hotel?
Yes. Self-parking costs EUR 10 per day.
Is an airport shuttle service offered by Fortezza Hotel?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Fortezza Hotel?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 11:30 PM. Check-out time is noon.
What is there to do at Fortezza Hotel and nearby?
Fortezza Hotel has an outdoor pool and an arcade, as well as a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Fortezza Hotel?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Thalassographia (3-min walk).
What's the area around Fortezza Hotel like?
Fortezza Hotel is a short 4-minute walk from Rethymnon Venetian Port and 2 minutes' walk from Rimondi Fountain. Travellers say that this hotel is in a good location.







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Property conditions & facilities




10/10 Exceptional

Juan Antonio, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Location and staff
5-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Centrally located
Centrally located and walking distance to everything. Super markets across the street. Long walk to unpaid parking. Breakfast average.
Michael, 3-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Perfect location. In the heart of the historic town but quiet. Very friendly, helpful staff. Nice balconies overlooking the pool.
2-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very good

1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Very friendly staff
Great location, fantastic staff but rooms some what small
Sean, 6-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great location, good pool, breakfast good
Ross, 2-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Location is amazing! Our room was clean and spacious. The pool and breakfast were also great. Wifi in our room was slow, but it seemed better in others parts of the hotel.
Jenn, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

7-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lucian, 3-night trip
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