Get an overview of this hotelUpscale resort on the beach, with 5 outdoor swimming pools


Located in Platanias Town, this beachfront resort is in the entertainment district and within a 10-minute walk of Platanias Beach and Platanias Square. Agia Marina Beach is 2.4 mi (3.8 km) away.

Resort Features

Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at Porto Platanias Beach Resort & Spa's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 3 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 322 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, plus balconies or patios and TVs with satellite channels. Minibars, room service, and hair dryers are among the other amenities available to guests.

Porto Platanias Beach Resort & Spa

Platanias Platanias Crete Island 73014

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Porto Platanias Beach Resort & Spa features a full-service spa and a marina. 5 outdoor swimming pools, 6 indoor swimming pools, and 2 spa tubs are also on site. Dining is available at one of the resort's 3 restaurants. The property also offers a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include 2 poolside bars and a beach bar. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 5-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 8073 square feet (750 square meters) include a conference center. This luxury resort also offers a children's pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a sauna. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. A total renovation of this property was completed in January 2012.

Porto Platanias Beach Resort & Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • Laundry facilities 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Beach bar 
  • Wedding services 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Marina on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Garden 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Computer station 
  • Children's pool 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Children's club 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of poolside bars - 2 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of indoor pools - 6 
  • Total number of rooms - 322 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 8073 
  • Free self parking 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Hair salon 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 5 
  • Number of spa tubs - 2 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 7 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Year Built 2001 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 750 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4 
  • Spa services on site 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pools  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Free valet parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Television 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • In-room safe 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge.

Helios and Eros - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Island - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Ikaros Roof Garden - This theme restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Late night fare is available from room service (during limited hours).

Nearby Things to Do

5 outdoor swimming pools, 6 indoor swimming pools, and 2 spa tubs are on site. In addition to a children's pool, other recreational amenities include a sauna and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Volleyball on site 

Spa Services

Sparkling Spa has 9 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Thalassotherapy treatments 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Number of treatment rooms 9 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Hotel Registry Number - 1042K015A0002601

24-hour check-in

Please note: The hotel restaurant has a dress code for dinner service.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Shuttle transfer per adult: EUR 50 (one way)
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 50 per vehicle (one way)
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 60
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Porto Platanias Beach
  • Porto Platanias Beach Resort
  • Porto Platanias Beach Hotel Platanias
  • Porto Platanias Beach Resort & Spa Crete - Chania

We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key (nogle), a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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