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Time has come and Aquila Atlantis opened its doors again!

These challenging times, summer holidays may look different but it will feel the same… As and when your thirst for adventure and new experiences returns, Aquila Hotels & Resorts will be here to welcome you with warmth. When you next check-in with us, you will notice certain changes in our procedures to ensure your safety

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Earth Hour

Aquila participated in #EarthHour and joined millions around the world in the biggest lights out celebration, the world’s largest movement for the #environment ‼️ AQUILA Hotels & Resorts support the efforts to tackle climate change. And, together, we have created a powerful movement that helped deliver strong global commitments to tackling this threat❗️

Eco Friendly Straws: It’s Time to Ditch the Plastic

Aquila Hotels & Resorts Group has decided to integrate another environmental practice into its corporate social responsibility actions, by replacing plastic straws with biodegradable ones. Researchers consider that at least eight tons of plastic waste ends up each year in the oceans threatening to destroy the marine eco-system. The company commits itself by taking concrete


Aquila Hotels & Resorts win the Greek Hospitality Awards 2018

Aquila Hotels & Resorts – one of the most luxury hotel chains of Crete - proudly present the winning of the 2018 Greek Hospitality Awards:   Aquila Rithymna Beach – Best Greek Family Resort - GOLD Aquila Porto Rethymno – Best Greek Hotel Restaurant - SILVER Aquila Elounda Village – Best Greek Honeymoon Resort –

Earth Hour 2018

Lights Off - Change On! We love this planet and everything that lives upon it. Join us and, together, let’s spark never-before-had conversations on nature and the unique diversity of life we share our home with! What better way to celebrate than with the electrifying energy of Earth Hour as it sweeps across the planet?
Rithymna Beach shrimp mile fueig


Local organic vegetables with fresh shrimps, olive oil and lemon juice. What a great combination for a Xmas starter that reminds you Summer in Crete…   INGREDIENTS FOR 4 PEOPLE: 600 gr. shrimps No. 2 2 large tomatoes 2 avocad 1 green lettuce 100 gr. olive oil 30 gr. fresh lemon juice Salt and pepper

Aquila Atlantis Hotel Chicken wings stuffed with dried apricot and prosciutto

Xmas Chicken Wings stuffed with dried apricot and prosciutto

Make the most delicious Christmas dishes suggested our Chefs. Enjoy the tastiest chicken wings according the recipe of Yiannis Livas – Chef Executive of Aquila Atlantis Hotel.   Ingredients: 10 pcs of chicken wings 10 pieces apricot dried 10 slices of prospect 5 pcs of eggs 500 gr grated toasted bread A little bit flour

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Release of “Maria” sea turtle

Release of  “Maria” sea turtle on the sea horizon.  A sea turtle caretta caretta was released today 2nd of September in its natural environment from the beach coast of the Aquila Rithymna Beach Hotel.  The young turtle named “Maria” with a carapace length of 48, 50 cm, weighing 15 kilos was rescued on 25/05/2017 in