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.