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A holiday rental home in Platanos is a wonderful choice for next breakaway to the beautiful country of Greece.

Platanos offers many options for how to spend your days whilst on holiday. Explore museums and important ancient sites or partake of the large number of outdoor activities that are popular in the area. The beaches and countryside are beautiful, providing a pleasant backdrop for all of your activities. There are holiday rental homes in Platanos to suit most any budget. Whichever holiday rental home that you choose, you will be close to attractions and activities surrounded by all of the comforts of home.

Things to do on holiday to Platanos

There is plenty to do whilst on holiday to Platanos and much of it revolves around the outdoors. The nearby beaches provide opportunities to swimming and a variety of other water sports such as snorkelling, fishing and wind surfing. Lessons are available in many water sports to suit almost any age and skill level. A holiday to Platanos is a great time to try something that you have never done before. Those interested in science may enjoy the opportunity to attend a day cruise with a marine biologist pointing out various plant and marine life and answering any questions that you may have. Guided boat tours can also be had to explore the many coves located near Platanos. There are also many wonderful opportunities for hiking and cycling in the nearby gorges and White Mountains. A holiday to Platanos is an outdoor enthusiasts dream!

Places to visit on holiday to Platanos

There are many museums in and near Platanos that are quite popular with visitors. These include the Chania Archaeological Museum, the Rethymnon Historical & Folk Museum and the Crete Maritime Museum. There are also ancient sites such as the ancient city of Lissos and the Venetian Fortress of Fortezza.

Weather in Platanos

The weather is Platanos is lovely all year through. Those who visit during the summer months will find quite warm, but still comfortable, average temperatures of between 24 and 26 degrees.

During the spring, the temperatures cool down just slightly. The spring average temperatures are between 16 and 20 degrees. The winter temperatures average between 12 and 13 degrees. Whilst cooler than the spring, it is still enjoyable weather for doing activities in the out of doors.

Travel to Platanos

Those travelling to Platanos most often choose between two airports. The first is Chania Airport (CHQ). This airport is a just short drive from Platanos, but is not as well-serviced as the other choice. Heraklion Airport (HER) offers many more flights by more carriers, but it is a three hour drive from Platanos. There is a ferry located in Chania, and a car is recommended for use during your stay.

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    Villa #6946899
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      Villa #8106311
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        House #6937922
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          Villa #4158308
            Wonderful! 4.8/5
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            Apartment #409164
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              Villa #98983
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                Villa #8111721
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                  • 2 BR
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                  Multiple rentals Villa #1886627
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                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                    Multiple rentals Villa #1642358
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                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                      Cottage #99021
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                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                          Multiple rentals Villa #1038111
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                            Exceptional! 5/5
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                            Multiple rentals Villa #1275881
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                                  Apartment #3862293
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                                    Villa #1851756
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                                      Exceptional! 5/5
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                                      • 5 BR
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                                      Villa #483635
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                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                        Multiple rentals Villa #846298
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                                                Multiple rentals Villa #1038111
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                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                    Multiple rentals Villa #1275881
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                                                      Apartment #1675627
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                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                          Villa #1764471
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                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                  Villa #895184
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                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                    • 3 BA
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                                                                    Villa #3727867
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                                                                      Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                                                      Multiple rentals Villa #486864
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                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                        • 3 BR
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                                                                        Villa #51366
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                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                          Multiple rentals Villa #846298
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                                                                            Villa #3857409
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                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
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                                                                              Villa #1952699
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                                                                                • 4 BR
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                                                                                Villa #1664400
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                                                                                  House #6469724
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                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                                    Villa #435198
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                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                                      Villa #518378
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                                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                                        Villa #858887vb
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                                                                                          Villa #6534680
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                                                                                            Villa #6790133
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                                                                                              Villa #15060
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                                                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                                                • 5 BR
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                                                                                                Villa #841788
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                                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                                                  Multiple rentals Villa #1275881
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                                                                                                  Paradise on earth, fell in love straight away!

                                                                                                  5 of 5
                                                                                                  My partner and I arrived at night so we were surprised by the beauty of the beach and the sea when we awoke in the morning. The sea was so much closer than we thought at to wake up to that every morning watching the sunrise while sitting on the balcony was like a dream. The owners are unbelievably friendly and welcoming making our stay that much more comfortable and amazing. We were greeted on arrival by Mr Xanthoudakis who provided us with some raki and wine and with some grapes and food in the fridge, even though we had just taken a rushed detour to a local shop to make sure we had everything! The apartment is a 10 mins drive away from Kissamos where there are plenty of markets and cafés, along with shops. Apartment was cleaned roughly every 3 days by Mrs Xanthoudakis and her group of cleaners who do an absolutely fantastic job and even left us anow amazing homemade berry pie one time! We will definitely have this apartment for our annual getaway holiday for the foreseeable future!
                                                                                                  • Review Submitted: 01-Feb-2017
                                                                                                  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016

                                                                                                  This villa has it all ...

                                                                                                  5 of 5
                                                                                                  The Olive House is an excellent holiday destination with easy access to both beaches and mountains ,offering something for everyone . The villa's contemporary design is tasteful and charming and has been well thought out with balconies and seating areas offering breathtaking views down to the sea over the surrounding olive groves or up to the imposing backdrop of the White Mountains . Shade is provided for those who need to hide from the Cretan sun while also allowing plenty of access to the sun worshippers by the pool. It would be possible to spend a tranquil holiday up here on the hill top surveying the delightful rural surroundings, relying on local tavernas to supply evening meals,without venturing any further afield. Yet an easy and pleasant walk along the rural road through olive groves and fruit trees will take one to the buzz of Platanias where restaurants , bars and all sorts of tourist amenities await those who might like to dance the night away .And Chania itself with culture, good restaurants and some serious shopping is only a 15 minute drive away .A great stay - we will definitely be back !
                                                                                                  • Review Submitted: 24-Nov-2016
                                                                                                  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016

                                                                                                  PARADISE again !!!

                                                                                                  5 of 5
                                                                                                  2nd time at Keramoti Villas - wonderful as 4 years ago but this time in Villa Helios perfect for 4-6 - large pool - we brought our own MTBikes and had a very sportive time with perfect weather - Nico is just perfect - also the food you can order at the reception- very tasty ! - We will come again !!! Maria& Peter Austria
                                                                                                  • Review Submitted: 03-Nov-2016
                                                                                                  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016