The IBEROSTAR Diar el Andalous in Port el Kantaoui, Tunisia is set in an idyllic beachfront location, offering beautiful scenic views of the ocean. This hotel is popular with ... Continue reading
The IBEROSTAR Diar el Andalous in Port el Kantaoui, Tunisia is set in an idyllic beachfront location, offering beautiful scenic views of the ocean. This hotel is popular with families and couples alike due to the fantastic activities and facilities on offer.
There is an outdoor free-form swimming pool to allow you to cool off from the sun’s hot rays. The sun terraces are scattered with sun loungers and parasols so you can sun bathe in comfort and shelter in the shade when need be. There is also an indoor pool if you feel like going for a swim out of the sun. If you fancy indulging yourself then why not pop to the spa centre and treat yourself to a massage and sauna?
There are countless activities on offer at the IBEROSTAR Diar el Andalous to keep you busy and having fun. You can choose from water sports, archery, playing tennis, volleyball, mini golf, table tennis, pool and darts. As well as these individual activities, the hotel also provides frequent daytime and evening entertainment to ensure that you are having a great holiday. For children there is a hotel run kids’ club for 4 to 12 year olds, as well as a section of the main pool solely for their use, a playground and mini disco.
The food and drinks on offer at the IBEROSTAR Diar el Andalous are exceptional. There is the main buffet restaurant which allows you to dine whilst taking in the sea views, there is also a themed à la carte restaurant, sea-view snack bar with terrace, beach bar (May-Oct), Coffee shop, disco bar, sports bar and lounge bar, so you are never far from getting a refreshing drink or bite to eat. The reception is also open 24 hours a day so there will always be someone there to assist you.
The IBEROSTAR Diar el Andalous is set in three hectares of gorgeous gardens on its own private sandy beach. If you fancy exploring the area then the Port el Kantaoui marina is only 1.8km from the hotel. There is also the El Kantaoui golf course opposite the hotel, perfect if you enjoy a spot of golf.
- Outdoor swimming pool
- Sun terraces with sunloungers and parasols
- Indoor pool
- Pool/beach towels provided
- Buffet restaurant with sea views
- Themed à la carte restaurant
- Coffee shop
- Sea-view snack bar with terrace
- Sports bar with satellite TV
- Lounge bar
- Watersports available at the beach
- Spa centre with variety of treatments, including massage and sauna
- Table tennis
- Pool table
- French bowls
- Frequent daytime activities and evening entertainment, usually including games, shows and cabaret
- 24hr reception with money exchange
- Internet access
- For children: hotel-run kids' club (4-12yrs), kids' section of main pool, playground, mini-disco, highchairs, cots
Rooms (up to 3 adults) have a double bed or twin beds (plus an extra bed if required), air conditioning (usually mid Jun-Sep), LCD satellite TV, hairdryer, mini-fridge, full bathroom and a balcony or terrace.
Twin rooms for sole use are available, as are sea view rooms and pool view rooms (Nov-Apr).
The prices shown below show the cheapest holiday offers for the IBEROSTAR Diar el Andalous in Port el Kantaoui. Please use the price links to see all holiday deals available for that month.
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One could be forgiven for imagining that the quaint blue and white holiday village of Port El Kantaoui had been built as a Hollywood stage set and simply uprooted and plonked down on the Tunisian coast, flanked by two long stretches of perfect clean sandy beaches. In fact, this is not far from the truth: El Kantaoui is a chic, purpose-built holiday resort, which owes nothing to history, but everything to catering for the up-market tourist, seeking leisurely luxury in an enchanting setting.
The El Kantaoui complex is built around a modern marina, which can accommodate more than 300 vessels, most of them moored by millionaires. Its complex of hotels centres on the cobblestone streets of the perfect reproduction of a typical medieval medina, abuzz during the day with souvenir hunters. In the evening the action switches to the bars and cafes opposite the marina. The entire town has been termed a 'tourist ghetto', but it is indeed a delightful and highly successful one, enhanced by its Mediterranean location and Moorish flavour.
In the holiday resort of Port El Kantaoui, a variety of boat trips are offered from the Marina, whether it is pleasure cruises, glass-bottomed boat tours, fishing expeditions or dolphin viewing experiences. The close proximity of the older, more established resort town of Sousse, just six miles (10km) away, means that visitors can enjoy the best of both worlds and travel by the local 'Noddy Train' between the two, sampling the beaches and watersports on offer. The two resorts also share two golf courses. Other pursuits include quad biking, horse riding and beach camel rides, as well as a variety of excursions to choose from like shopping trips to Tunis, expeditions to view the Roman ruins at Carthage, the pretty village of Sidi Bou Said, or an evening in the desert at a Bedouin Feast.
El Kantaoui bristles with excellent restaurants serving all sorts of cuisine and holidayakers will not be disappointed. Most of the best restaurants are fronting the Marina, like sophisticated La Daurade, or Les Emirs, which serve up traditional specialities, and Le Mediterranee. Prices are modest by European standards, but higher than elsewhere in Tunisia.
Nightlife is low key, but most holidaymakers can find something to their taste whether it be simply lingering over a delicious meal, sipping drinks at a waterfront cafe or enjoying the in-house entertainment at one of the hotels. There is also a casino about five minutes away.
Like the entire resort, the shopping centre and model 'souk' in Port El Kantaoui is geared to holidaymakers, stocking mainly souvenir items with prices higher than elsewhere in Tunisia. Bargaining for goods is an entertaining experience, however. For better bargains and a more realistic Tunisian bazaar experience take an excursion to nearby Sousse.
Port El Kantaoui is often over-crowded, and more expensive than the other holiday resorts in Tunisia. There are no facilities here for budget travellers because most hotels are top-rated establishments.
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Can someone please ring me re a change to my booking I have been trying to get through for the last few days an no one answers. This is urgent. My no U.S. 07796 144252 thanks 1 Answer
Can you please advise your LVE or HAY booking reference,
Added 6 months ago.
By Mandy, loveholidays.com team member
Does the hotel provide beach towels ?. 1 Answer
Yes the hotel provide pool towels, thanks Esther
Added 6 months ago.
By Esther, loveholidays.com team member
Are there towels in your room 1 Answer
Towels are provided in your room.
Added 1 year, 2 months ago.
By Charlotte, loveholidays.com team member
how far is this hotel from enfidha airport. 1 Answer
By coach it is 80 minutes and by taxi 50 minutes.
Added 1 year, 3 months ago.
By Charlotte, loveholidays.com team member
Is there anything to do at the beach? And activities, paragliding etc? 0 Answers
what is the dress code for this hotel? 1 Answer
We would advise that men pack a pair of long trousers and a pair of closed toe shoes to wear at dinner.
Added 1 year, 5 months ago.
are there tea and coffee making facalities in the rooms 1 Answer
Unfortunately not :(. It's uncommon for even 5 star hotels in Tunisia to offer this service. Best to take a travel kettle and grab some supplies from a nearby shop when you're there if this is important to you :). Thanks.
Added 1 year, 5 months ago.