Rimondi is named after the Venetian commander of the town of Rethymno -Alvise Rimondi- who constructed the Rimondi fountain in 1626 in order to partially cover the water demands of the city and today it is worthy of our admiration in a beautiful location in Platanos square in the old Venetian quarter of Rethymno.READ MORE
The Hotel is situated in the heart of the medieval old town of Rethymno adjacent to its most important monuments, such as the Fortezza (the Venetian Fort), the Loggia, the Fountain Rimondi and the Church of St.Francis.
Two options one unique experience
The hotel consists of two distinct building units restored and renovated during two different phases with a 20 year long gap between them.The two units are positioned opposite to each other. Pallazo Rimondi boasts 20 rooms and maisonettes. Rimondi Estate presents guests with 13 luxury suites. Together, they form the Rimondi boutique.READ MORE
Whether you select to stay at one of the 20 rooms and maisonettes of Palazzo Rimondi or at one of the 13 luxurious suites of the Rimondi Estate, you are bound to have an unforgettable holiday within a highly atmospheric setting emitting ounces of cosmopolitanism which will enchant your senses.
The two owners -who are also architects themselves- had the vision to preserve and project the local history of the buildings, to highlight their historical and cultural significance, to cherish their interesting architectural elements and, thus, to successfully create a specimen of legendary accommodation which could truly convey its eclectic guests to a voyage back in time.The envisaged project took 25 years to reach completion due to the markedly demanding standards set by the owners.READ MORE
The two owners -who are also architects themselves- had the vision to preserve and project the local history of the buildings, to highlight their historical and cultural significance, to cherish their interesting architectural elements and, thus, to successfully create a specimen of legendary accommodation which could truly convey its eclectic guests to a voyage back in time.The envisaged project took 25 years to reach completion due to the markedly demanding standards set by the owners.
Escape back in time
Palazzo Rimondi is partially hosted within a building which dates back to the Venetian occupation of Crete (1200 - 1600 AD) and bearing obvious influences from the Renaissance. There followed a series of phases of elaborate construction in the form of building additions during the Turkish Occupation, as well as, during the 19th and 20th century.READ MORE
Nowadays, its outdoor spaces are colored in the distinctive shades of pale pink and Sienna ochre which are typically characteristic of the Renaissance.The sensational balance between the old and the new, creates an outmost idyllic and relaxing atmosphere which evolves around the large, central yard boasting a pebble floor and a romantic styled swimming pool.Palazzo Rimondi’s 20 atmospheric rooms and maisonettes comprise the ideal accommodation selection for eclectic travelers visiting Rethymno and Crete who wish to combine their sun and sea holiday with a unique contact to the local history .
When Luxury meets History
Rimondi Estate is destined for travelers wishing to be accommodated in surroundings of unique architecture and to those wishing to indulge in discreet luxury and refined elegance. Always in combination with ounces of cosmopolitanism.READ MORE
The aristocratic aura of the Medieval quarter of Rethymno is successfully reflected on Rimondi Estate which offers luxurious 5* accommodation selections and personalized concierge services. Sense the tranquility, the privacy and the total relaxation you are seeking for in this accommodation heaven consisting of 13 sophisticated and luxury suites, a private garden and a swimming pool with waterfall. Rimondi Estate, a haven of serenity, an accommodation choice boasting ounces of enchantment and elegance with outmost respect towards history and tradition. A fabulous way to escape in time...
The sui generis interior yards with the pools are the soothing oasis for the hearts and minds of the residents. They consist of an exemplary specimen of elegance where the honeysuckle and bougainvillea spread their enchanting fragrances and the green ivy adds ounces of freshness.READ MORE
Guests are welcome to soak in the peaceful ambiance and relax in the refreshing and romantic setting as they lounge at the courtyards with the stunning swimming pools. The ending result is an impressive building unit balancing the glorious architecture of the past with contemporary services and facilities. An outstanding hospitality complex where the discerning guest will feel relaxed and special.Rimondi boutique hotels intending to raise the standards of accommodation across the county of Rethymno.