Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Platanias

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Platanias. This city is well-known for its beaches and snorkelling. Chania Lighthouse and Venetian Port are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Platanias

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Platanias has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Monumental Olive Tree Samonas (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Volos Shelter (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)

Seasonal weather in Platanias

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Platanias

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Platanias is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Platanias Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Agia Marina Beach (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Stalos Beach (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Kalamaki Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Agioi Apostoloi Beach (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Golden Beach (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Platanias

Fly into Chania (CHQ-Ioannis Daskalogiannis), the closest airport, located 13.1 mi (21.1 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Platanias Town?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,268 holiday lettings around Platanias Town. From 350 flats & apartments to 547 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Platanias Town? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Platanias Town. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Platanias Square: 2,905 holiday lettings
  • Platanias Beach: 2,830 holiday lettings
  • War Shelter of Platanias: 2,921 holiday lettings
  • Agia Marina Beach: 2,942 holiday lettings
  • Chania Central Market: 2,886 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Platanias Town listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Platanias Town?

Yes, of course. offers 350 Flats in Platanias Town. Our other popular types of Platanias Town holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 547 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 256 self catering accommodations
  • Resorts: 8 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Platanias Town?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 707 holiday homes with pool available in Platanias Town. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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