Katerini Apartments Hotel
offers a prime location just 300 meters away
from the inviting blue-flag beach
Surround yourself with the charm of the local area, where you'll find a variety of shops, cafes, and restaurants within easy walking distance. Explore the vibrant surroundings and immerse yourself in the authentic Cretan lifestyle.
Platanias, known for its picturesque landscapes and lively atmosphere, offers a delightful blend of modern amenities and traditional charm. Indulge in leisurely strolls along the bustling streets, discover local crafts and souvenirs in quaint shops, and savor the delectable flavors of Cretan cuisine in charming tavernas. And when you're ready for a change of scenery, the captivating town of Rethymno awaits just a short distance away. Uncover its rich history, meander through its ancient streets, and absorb the captivating blend of Venetian and Ottoman influences. At Katerini Apartments Hotel, you're perfectly positioned to experience the best of both worlds - the relaxed coastal ambiance of Platanias and the cultural treasures of Rethymno.
- Restaurants and Tavernas - 100 meters
- Mini-market - 100 meters
- Supermarket - 150 meters
- Coffee Shops - 200 meters
- Bakery - 200 meters
- Souvenir Shop - 300 meters
- Clothing Stores - 300 meters
- Local Market - 350 meters
- ATM/Bank - 600 meters
- Pharmacy - 950 meters
Situated just 3.5 km from our hotel, the captivating town of Rethymno beckons with its timeless beauty and captivating allure. Nestled on the northern coast of Crete, Rethymno seamlessly weaves together a harmonious blend of Venetian and Ottoman influences, creating a unique and inviting atmosphere for visitors to explore.
As you wander through the cobblestone streets of the old town, you'll find yourself transported back in time, surrounded by well-preserved architecture, historic buildings, and charming alleyways. The iconic Venetian Fortezza, a majestic fortress overlooking the town, stands as a testament to Rethymno's medieval past. Climb its walls to enjoy panoramic views of the town and the azure sea beyond.
The Venetian Harbor, a bustling hub of activity, is a picturesque spot to soak in the ambiance. Watch colorful fishing boats sway gently on the water, and indulge in the vibrant energy of the waterfront cafes and restaurants. Meandering through the maze-like streets, you'll uncover hidden gems like traditional artisan workshops, inviting boutiques, and cozy tavernas where you can savor the flavors of authentic Cretan cuisine.
For those with an appreciation for history and culture, Rethymno offers a treasure trove of experiences. Visit the Archaeological Museum to delve into the island's past, marvel at the intricate beauty of the Rimondi Fountain, and lose yourself in the ambiance of the Neratze Mosque. In the evenings, the town comes alive with a captivating blend of modern vibrancy and timeless charm, making it an ideal setting for romantic strolls or vibrant nights out.
Beyond its historical and architectural wonders, Rethymno boasts a stunning coastline that stretches along the cerulean Mediterranean waters. Beautiful beaches invite you to relax on their golden sands, while the clear, inviting sea offers endless opportunities for water activities and relaxation.
Whether you're seeking a cultural immersion, a leisurely exploration of history, or simply a relaxing day by the sea, Rethymno promises an unforgettable experience. With its unique blend of heritage, beauty, and charm, this captivating town invites you to discover its secrets and create lasting memories against the backdrop of its timeless allure.