Designed for 3 to 11 year olds, Thomson Kids’ Club offers 2 hours of activities, 5 or 6 days a week. And that includes at least 3 evenings. It’s split into sections, with Tots for 3 to 5 year olds, Team for 6 to 8s, and Tribe for 9 to 11s. Best of all, most kids’ clubs activities are completely free. And outside of peak season, there are parent and toddler sessions 3 days a week, too. For your peace of mind, all Thomson Kids’ Club staff have advance DBS checks and hold NVQ Level 2 childcare qualifications. They’re First Aid trained, and there’ll be at least 2 of them on duty at all times.
Studio sleeps up to 3 with a double bed and a sofa-bed, bath or shower‚ a kitchenette with fridge, 2 gas rings, microwave, kettle and toaster, maid service 5 times a week and a linen and towels change twice a week.
1-bedroom apartment sleeps up to 4 with twin room, sofa-bed and camp-bed, bath or shower‚ a kitchenette with fridge, 2 gas rings, microwave, kettle and toaster, maid service 5 times a week and linen and towels change twice a week.
We stayed here for 2 weeks 28th September to 12th October and had a fabulous time.Our apartment 208 was lovely, very spacious and modern and spotlessly clean with a beautiful pool view. The pool is quite large with a jacuzzi built in and plenty of sunbeds around the sides. We were self catering and we found the food in the bar really nice, especially the breakfast with plenty of choice at reasonable prices, drinks were also not expensive, although the choice of beer is quite limited. There is also a Lidl supermarket just across the road which is handy for essentials like water, bread, milk etc. The apartments are in a good position only 5 mins walk down to the main strip where there are plenty of bars and restaurants and 10 mins to the sandy beach. This was our 1st visit to the Brilliant apartments but we will definately be going back, these apartments certainly live up to their name.More
CMD78, Manchester, United Kingdom
Excellent base for Protaris
We have just returned from a one week (self catering) stay at the Brilliant Apartments via Thomson holidays and were very happy with our choice. Our top floor (3rd floor) one bedroom apartment was large and bright with a bathroom and large separate bedroom and lounge/kitchenette/dining room containing two sofas which could convert into two single beds. Our balcony looked outwards towards the town. The rooms were simply decorated, spotlessly clean and well equipped. The bathroom overbath shower was quite powerful and there was plenty of hot water. The kitchenette had a good electric hob,microwave, toaster and kettle with an adequate kit of pots, pans , bowls, cutlery etc , and a hair dryer was provided in the bedroom.The maid service was fine and the towels were replaced twice during the week. Air con was included in the price in both living room and bedroom, but the strong box cost an additional â¬15 for the week.
The apartment staff were friendly and courteous with the reception being staffed well into the evening.
The apartments are ideally placed for the Protaris "strip" being only a five minute walk from loads of bars, restaurants, shops etc.. A Lidl supermarket is literally over the road and was an excellent source for self catering supplies at reasonable prices.
Whilst the swimming pools were excellent with a separate pool for children and loads of sun loungers etc, if you are a beach fan, the excellent Protaris beach is a bit of a walk away on the other side of the strip.
Our choice was to eat out each night so other than on the fine poolside snacks, I cannot comment on the food if you opted for B&B or more. The internal dining facilities however did seem a little odd being just a separate area of the reception/bar ( a bit too much like a canteen for my taste).
The bar however was excellent and well stocked at standard prices.
There was free WiFi available in the reception area but you had to pay if you wanted access in the rooms.
All in all, a great place to stay and if we ever return to Protaris I would certainly consider these apartments again.More
A good holiday at the Brilliant
We stayed at the Brilliant again this year and found it to be just right for us. Our room was clean and bright the bed was large and comfortable there was plenty of storage space and the housekeeping service was fine
The reception staff is all very good â helpful and professional. We had a couple of minor problems with our room and these were fixed quickly without fuss.
We used the restaurant a couple of times and found the food to be ok. The service there was ok too. Canât comment on the evening entertainment.
We plan to stay at the Brilliant again â recommended.More
ChrisfromtheUK, Berkshire, United Kingdom
stayed here oct 1st for one week and felt totally relaxed on my return .the appartments were in excellent condition and spotlessly clean .lovely pool area and food around pool bar very good . I emailed hotel before our arrival to request pool view to which i got .The staff were all very friendly and rep was helpful too .will be returning again hopefully very soon .More
yvonne43-11, Hartlepool, United Kingdom
Another fab stay
We've just returned from a weeks stay at the Brilliant,having stayed before in May this year.We don't normally return to a place so quickly but we were fortunate enough to take a week break and we were so glad that we went back.This time we arranged a taxi transfer which was so much better than travelling by coach and very reasonable at 88 euros return. We traveled as a party of 3 adults and a 3 year old and the hotel met our expectations in almost every way. The staff are so welcoming and friendly,the position of the hotel is ideal,the pool area is absolutely fantastic and we found the food to be reasonably priced and well presented.The kids club,run by Thomson,was absolutely wonderful for our grandson,thanks again Kate and Hannah, and Adam, the Thomson rep,was always friendly and available for most of the time we were there-you're all a great credit to Thomson guys.We were blessed with wonderful weather for the whole of our stay and enjoyed the wonderful beaches in the area which are only a few minutes walk from the hotel.Protaras has loads of good restaurants and we ate at a different restaurant each night,all of them excellent.
Protaras itself seemed busier than when we came in May,but there were never any problems in getting sunbeds by the pool and there was only one night of entertainment at the hotel which suited us fine.
The one small gripe I do have,which stops me giving this review 5 stars is our room. We were in 305,overlooking Lidl,which wasn't a problem at all,as we had a fab view of the sunrise,but the room itself was quite shabby with paint peeling off the bathroom door and the freezer section of the fridge not working properly. We were able to look at our neighbours room which was in a much better condition than ours but I believe that the rooms are undergoing an on going refurbishment so I guess that we were just unlucky.
I would return to the Brilliant in an instant and hope to return next year.More
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