Mitsis Norida Beach Hotel
Kids stay FREE
- Good For Families
- Lively Resort
- Jan 12°C
- Feb 12°C
- Mar 14°C
- Apr 19°C
- May 23°C
- Jun 26°C
- Jul 30°C
- Aug 30°C
- Sep 24°C
- Oct 20°C
- Nov 15°C
- Dec 13°C
- Air Conditioning
- Internet Access
- Kids Club
Kos is an island of majestic beauty, lying in the centre of the Dodecanese chain in the Aegean Sea. ("Dodecanese" in Greek means "twelve islands"). Lying north west of Rhodes and south east of continental Greece, Kos is the third largest of the Dodecanese Islands.
Besides its natural beauty and its breathtaking golden sandy beaches, Kos is steeped in monuments reminiscent of its glorious past.
The Greek province of Kos also includes the smaller islands of Nissyros, Giali, Pergoussa, Kandeliousa, Pahia and Strogili.
Distance from Airport
Kos International Airport is located roughly 11Km from the complex.
All room types include the comforts and amenities guests can expect from a luxury 5-star hotel. They are individually designed in a contemporary style with personal touches and quietly overlook the hotel's landscaped gardens or the sea. Guests will forget very soon that they are in a hotel and feel thoroughly at home!
All guestrooms feature:
• Individual air-conditioning / heating
• Private bathrooms with bathtubs / shower
• Direct-dial telephone
• Mini bar/fridge (free of charge: 1 bottle of water, 2 beers, 2 Pepsi, 1 soda, 1 lemonade and 1orangeade – refilled every second day)
• Satellite TV with music channel
• Safety deposit box
• Wake-up calls
• Room service at selected hours (07h30 to 22h30). Please note that a minimum service fee will be charged (3 Euros).
• Floor covering: tile
• 75 Standard Rooms
• 210 Superior Rooms
• 40 Maisonettes
• 130 Family Rooms
Food & Drink
The all-inclusive NORIDA BEACH boasts a main dining restaurant, a tavern and Chinese restaurant plus several other food & beverage outlets scattered around the resort. Drinks, snacks and meals are offered throughout the day at no extra charge.
The all-inclusive offer includes full-board (breakfast, lunch & dinner) plus snacks, refreshments, alcoholic & soft drinks, hot & cold beverages.
MAIN RESTAURANT “LA PRINCIPESSA”
The Main Restaurant serves American buffet breakfast from 07h00 to 10h00, and late continental buffet breakfast from 10h00 to 10h30.
Lunch is served from 12h30 to 14h30 and a complete buffet dinner from 18h30 to 21h30. The main restaurant offers local and international cuisine, presented on a buffet with show cooking.
Special theme nights are organised regularly, where guests have the opportunity to taste different types of cuisine, such as Greek, Italian or fish specialties.
The following drinks are inclusive: house wine, ouzo, beer, juices and soft drinks, alcoholic cocktails and kids’ cocktails, alcoholic drinks (international brands).
Children's corner is also available in the main restaurant.
Please note that guests are required to be decently dressed in the restaurants in the evening (long trousers required).
TAVERN “LA PERGOLA”
Guests can also choose to take their lunch (12h15 to 14h30) in the tavern instead of the main restaurant. A variety of Greek and Italian specialties, such as spaghetti, mixed grill, gyros, etc. are offered. Fresh salads are served on the buffet from 11h30 to 12h15.
La Pergola for dinner operates as an a la carte restaurant offering Greek traditional dishes. Book one day before at the reception desk and explore the real Greek kitchen.
ASIAN RESTAURANT “KUBLAI KHAN”
Indulge in the finest Dim Sum and authentic Chinese cuisine! Dinner from 19h00 to 21h00. Table reservations are necessary. Please contact the reception desk.
LIGHT MEALS AND SNACKS
A variety of hot and cold snacks, such as sandwiches, ice creams and pastries are served throughout the day and night in the Villagio Café and the Beach bar. Ice creams are available from 10h00 to 24h00.
• Casablanca Bar (adults only): 17h00 – 24h00
• Beach Bar: 10h00 – 17h30
• Nautilus Pool Bar: 10h30 – 17h30
• Café Bar Villagio: 09h30 – 24h00
• Navarone Bar (adults only): 10h00 – 18h00
• Internet Café: 08h30 – 23h00
• Irene Papas (in theatre): 20h30 – 24h00
The following drinks are inclusive: alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, ouzo, cocktails, beer, soft drinks, and other refreshments.
Please note that alcoholic beverages may not be served on certain days.
AFTERNOON TEA & COFFEE TIME
Cookies, biscuits and pastries are served between 17:00 to 18:00h every day.
LUNCH BASKETS & EARLY BREAKFAST
Guests having booked an excursion can exchange their pension meal with a lunch basket.
An early continental breakfast is also available from 06h30 to 07h00 for early departures.
Please note that orders need to be placed until 20h00, one day earlier, at the restaurant.
Sports & Entertainment
Whether you choose to spend your days in the pools, the sea or on the tennis courts, we have professional staff here to guide you on your endless escapades. The nights are as luxurious as the days with plenty of dancing, live music and livelier people. No need to worry.
SWIMMING: Splash around…
Guests of all ages can choose between the 2 outdoor swimming pools (one seawater and one with the waterslides with freshwater), the “relax pool”, the 2 amazing water slides for adults., one waterslide for kids and the beautiful pebble beach.
Fresh fruit and water ice are available around the pools and on the beach, during high season.
Beach towels are available with a deposit. Umbrellas & sun beds are available free of charge by the pools and on the beach.
JUST FOR KIDS: VIP treatment for the little ones
The NORIDA BEACH welcomes families with a dedicated kids & teens activities’ programme offering imaginative activities for kids of all ages (from 4 to 12 years old).
Crafts, plays, and countless other activities guarantee that kids will enjoy their vacation as much as their parents. The children are supervised by trained staff in the mini club. Opening hours: 10h00 to 12h00 and 15h00 to 17h00.
Children facilities include:
• Mini Club (4-12 years old)
• Junior Club (12-16 years old)
• Water slides which operate from 10h30 to 17h00
• Two children pools, one seawater and one fresh water
• A Kids restaurant
• Children's playground
• A daily Kids disco program operates from 21h00 - 21h45 (A special pedalogic team takes care of children)
SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT: Activities as plentiful as the sunshine
NORIDA BEACH isn’t like the world you came from! There are no schedules, deadlines or obligations. Instead, you have the freedom to awaken when you like, do what you like and socialize with whom you like. And just in case you’re not sure what you like, we’ve got an endless menu of activities you’re free to try.
Free of charge facilities:
• 2 Tennis Courts (free use, floodlight & equipment)
• Bridge room
• Table tennis
• Beach volley
• Water polo
• Pedal boats
• Windsurfing (valid certificate required)
• Water-sports centre with water-ski, jet ski, paragliding, rings, catamaran sailing, banana boat, etc.
• Scuba diving & lessons
• Boat trips
A multilingual animation team provides an exciting entertainment programme throughout the day & night, with games, musicals, cabarets, sketches, shows, competitions, etc. Once a week, a Greek night is organised with live music and folklore dance!
A splendid open air theatre is located in the middle of the Mitsis World, between the 4 hotel complexes of Blue Domes, Norida Beach Hotel, Family Village and Summer Palace. It can welcome up to 750 pax and is also equipped with its own bar. It operates from 20h00 to 23h30.
• From 20h30 to 21h30: kids’ discotheque
• From 21h30 to 23h30: evening animation programme (Karaoke, Greek nights, shows, etc.) organized by our professional team of 25 staff members.
Guests staying at the NORIDA BEACH also have the opportunity to use the facilities and all-inclusive programme of the Mitsis Ramira Beach, located in Kos Town, at no extra charge. All you have to do is show your “all-in” bracelet!
The following services are available at the hotel:
• Reception services (Messages, Porter, Concierge)
• Currency Exchange/Credit cards
• Car Rental / Luxurious car hire
• Visiting doctor (on request, 24 hours)
• Children services: babysitting (at an extra charge and on request), cots, high chairs, etc.
• Business services: telephone, fax, mail services & photocopy services, PC available
• Dry cleaning & laundry
• Shopping arcade with mini market, souvenir shop & jewellery
• Free Guest parking
• TV corner
• Internet Café / Free Wi-Fi at the lobby
• Open air theatre (capacity of 700 pax)
• Beauty shop
• Conference room (capacity of 100 pax)
• Room service at selected hours (07h30 to 22h30). Please note that a minimum service fee will be charged (about 3 Euros)
• Video Games
SIGHTS OF INTEREST
The Castle of the Knights of Saint John
This castle is situated at the entrance of the Kos harbour, on what used to be an island in the antiquity, communicating with the inland through a bridge that can still be seen today – the “Phoinikon" bridge.
The castle consists of two defensive precincts and was built with local stone.
The Asklepieion of Kos
Asklepeion is the biggest archaeological site on Kos and worth a visit. It is about 4 km outside of Kos town. Asklepeion was a religious sanctuary dedicated to Asclepius, god of healing. It also served as a healing centre and a school of medicine were Hippocrates was teaching.
The site has three different levels. On the first level you can see the Roman public baths and the guest rooms. On the second level lies an altar of Apollo, the Temple of Asclepius and the Temple of Apollo. On the third level is another Temple of Asclepius. From here you will have a wonderful view across Kos town and the coastline of Turkey.
Kos Island is ideally situated for a variety of excursions. There are numerous ways to travel to the surrounding islands or to Turkey, which is only half an hour's boat ride away.
Kalymnos, with its natural sponges and the Church of St Savvas.
Nissyros, the volcanic Island where you get to literally stand in the volcano's crater. Nissyros is the island that you can see in front of the hotel. Take the little boat from the port of Kardamaina and after 40' you arrive to the volcanic island. Feel the live volcano by walking inside the crater!
So why not take a day trip to Rhodes, the island of the Sun, famous for its old town, which is literally surrounded by the castle walls, or the Acropolis of Lindos, where many international celebrities own houses.
Symi, the picturesque island in the Aegean with the monastery of Panorimitis.
Patmos, where Saint John saw the visions written in the final book of the New Testament, the Apocalypse or Revelations.
Leros, Karpathos and even Samos... the list is endless!
You can also organize your own excursion by renting a car, visit Kos town for shopping and have your lunch for free in Mitsis Ramira Sister Hotel.
- 24 Hour Reception
- Air Conditioning
- Air Conditioning in public areas
- Beach Volleyball
- Cafe/ Snack Bar
- Currency Exchange
- Internet Access
- Kids Club
- Kids Pool
- Laundry Service
- Pool Bar
- Pool/Billiard Table
- Room Service
- Safety Deposit Box
- Satellite TV
- Scuba Diving
- Swimming Pool
- Swimming Pool (Salt Water)
- Table Tennis
- Tennis Court(s)
- TV Lounge
- Water Sports
Many visitors to Greece will not need to obtain a visa for visits to Greece of up to 90 days.
The power supply in Greece is 220 V AC at 50 Hz. You may require an adapter for the round two-pin sockets in use in Greece. Power cuts are not uncommon.
All travellers are advised to ensure that tetanus and polio vaccinations are kept up to date. A yellow fever vaccination certificate is required from all travellers over one year of age coming from infected areas.
Kos holidays are enjoyable year-round, with average temperatures around 25° Celsius. Come prepared for days stretched out on the sunny shores of Kardamena beach getting a lovely, golden tan. Temperatures regularly reach 30° Celsius. during the summer months, but the waters are just perfect for swimming.
Greek is the official language of Greece and is spoken by about 99.5% of the population.