There’s a pool for everyone here – one’s earmarked for grown-ups, another’s all about activities, and a flume-filled spot gives youngsters more than a look in. On the food side of things, there’s a triple-helping of off-the-menu places, and two serve-yourself spots. A coffee shop’s in the mix, too.
SPORTS & ACTIVITIES
Ju-jitsu, Nordic walking and pilates top the things-to-do list. Down at the beach, you can have a go at volleyball and parasailing*.
The Rixy Club keeps kids busy with painting, team sports and gaming competitions. A colourful mini train’s at the ready to whisk them around the grounds.
- Kangoo Jumps
A specialised exercise class aimed at easing rheumatic and spinal cord discomfort.
- Aqua aerobics
- Daytime activity programme
There's a range of activities and fitness classes including crossfit, meditation, cycling Tour, spinning, Tai Chi, Step Aerobics, TRX work outs, dance, Jiu Jitsu, pole dancing, zumba, yoga, pilates and paddleboard yoga.
FOOD & DRINK
Turquoise restaurant's the head honcho on the food front. A hefty buffet’s rolled out for breakfast, lunch and dinner, plus there’s a smaller selection between midnight and 2am for night-time nibblers. You’ll also find pastries and coffees in La Patisserie in the mornings.
Come dinnertime, you’ve got four à la cartes – an Italian, a Turkish restaurant, a steakhouse* and a seafood place – plus a second self-serve joint. Younglings have an eatery all to themselves for lunch – the Yummy Restaurant stumps up a tot-friendly spread.
- A la carte dining
At the Steak House, Italian and Turkish restaurants.
- Meat & Love Steak House*
Opening Times: [19.00-23.00]
This is the hotel's newest à la carte restaurant, serving steaks cooked to perfection. There's beef or even a rack of lamb on the menu, making this an ideal spot for meat lovers.
- La Patisserie
Opening Times: [09.00-24.00]
Croissants, pastries and specialist coffees are on offer here.
- Turquoise restaurant
Opening Times: [07.00-11.00, 12.30-14.30, 19.00-21.30 and 00.00-02.00]
Serving an international buffet for breakfast, lunch and dinner, plus there's a food area just for children.
- La Rosetta restaurant
Opening Times: [24 hours]
There's a whole day snack service here, plus an à la carte service at dinner. You'll find tasty Italian favourites dished up here, with the likes of pizza, pasta and risotto.
- Rinna restaurant
Opening Times: [19.00-23.00]
You'll get to enjoy fresh net-caught fish here.
- Yummy restaurant
Opening Times: [12.00-14.30]
This restaurant ties in with the Rixy kids' club, where families can enjoy a lunch from the buffet.
- La Maison
Opening Times: [12.00-18.00]
Enjoy a cool beverage, or keep those hunger pangs at bay with a light snack, plus the pool views complement the scene.
- 8 bars
- Local cuisine
Opening Times: [19.00-22.00]
Ottoman-inspired cuisine is on the cards at this à la carte restaurant. You'll be able to dine indoors or out. Please ensure you reserve a table beforehand.
HEALTH & BEAUTY
The split-level spa’s really high-end – there’s a hammam, a sauna, a steam room and squashy daybeds. If you want to relax to the max, pick a massage from the menu.
The gym’s open around the clock if you fancy burning off some cocktail calories.
The spa hosts a massage and hydromassage parlour, plus a beauty room and a range of therapies.
- Fitness centre
- Fitness classes
There's crossfit, Tabata and TRX classes.
The after dark schedule’s a humdinger – the big auditorium stage hosts everything from dance shows and salsa bands to opera and DJ sets. You’ve got seven bars to tick off, too – there’s an Irish bar showing live sports, and a disco that’s open until 3am.
- Rixy Kids' club
There's plenty of activities for children to see-and-do at the Rixy kids' club. Activities include a kids' pool with water slide, an art studio, kids' shows and even a restaurant. For the little ones, there's a playpen, plus a sleep room.
- Evening entertainment
Ginormous doesn’t even cover the size of the main pool, which sprawls out along the edge of the private beach. It’s sectioned in to three – the activity pool’s hopping most of the day, the kids’ one caters for lively splish-splash fans, and the 24-hour adults-only area comes with a quiet atmosphere and waiter service.
Tinies get a second pool to mess around in, too – this one comes edged by rainbow-coloured loungers and has two slides to whizz down. There’s a bar near the main pool which serves tasters during the day, and keeps the tipples flowing until midnight.
- 2 outdoor pools
There are 2 big pools to pick from, both are edged by sunbeds and parasols.
- Indoor kids' pool
There's an indoor kids' pool with 2 water slides near the spa area.
- Outdoor kids' pool
You'll find the outoor pool at the Rixy kids' club.
- Adults-only outdoor pool
- Shuttle bus
The hotel puts on free transfers to The Land of Legends waterpark, where you'll also have free entry.
Items marked with * incur extra charges which are payable locally
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