Cactus Royal operates in an all-inclusive philosophy. The main restaurant of the hotel is found next to the large swimming pool, in an area surrounded by colorful well-kept gardens. Guests may start their day enjoying delicacies of the rich breakfast buffet between 07:00- 10:00 and 10:00-11:00 for later risers. Lunch and dinner is also served in the main restaurant between 12:30-14:30. Snacks, ice-creams and beverages are served in the bars during the day to offer a cool and refreshing escape from the hot Cretan sun.