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Axos Hotel is located in Platanias, a lively resort just outside Crete’s most picturesque, welcoming and historic city, Rethymno. The visitor will find just about everything in Platanias; restaurants, taverns, bars, all kinds of shops, travel agencies and more. It is also the perfect starting point for daytrips towards the east, the west or the south. We will be happy to guide you and help you plan your holiday just the way you have imagined it.  
Platanias beach is not more than 200m away from Axos Hotel, extending for about 6km to the east (Scaleta) and another 6km to the west (Rethymno). The beach front from Rethymno to Scaleta is one of the longest in Greece (about 13km), sandy and organized for the most part. 
Access to Rethymno City is really easy using the frequent public transport, a rental car or a taxi.  


About Rethymno

24 May 2014

Rethymnon is the capital of the prefecture of the same name. It lies between the other two large towns - Heraklion to the east (at a distance of 80 kms.) and Chania to the west (at a distance of 60 kms).

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Top 10 sights in Rethymno

12 April 2014

The Venetian Fortress (Fortetza) was built in 1573. This imposing stronghold - one of the largest Venetian castles ever built - broods on a headland above the town. It has four sturdy bastions and three gates.

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Beaches in Rethymno

29 March 2014

Rethymno beach is a 15 km sandy beach starting from the city and extends west until the village “Scaleta”. Fully organized with sun beds, water sports, beach bars

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Hotel Axos

Maxis Kritis 167, Platanes

Rethymno, Crete, Greece 

Zip: 74100

Tel: +30 2831054472

Mob: +30 6974771078

Fax: +30 2831023513






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