Platanias : Accommodation Only
Satin-gold beaches, superb facilities and an up-tempo atmosphere - Platanias packs them all into a stunning location near Chania on Crete's western coast. Backed by verdant fields, this well-equipped resort overlooks a glorious, sandy mile-long beach bathed in Greek sunshine and blessed with calm, radiant waters perfect for enjoying the watersports on offer. To switch the scenery, head for the nearby beaches to the west or while away time at Platanias' many waterside tavernas, cosmopolitan eateries and shops. At dusk, most people gather at the waterfront to watch the luminous sunsets before dining on delicious Greek fare and burning the midnight oil at the many music bars and discos. And for trips out, there's a wealth of options, from excursions to Chania's captivating old town to visiting rural villages and hiking the dramatic Samaria Gorge.