This property is 2 minutes walk from the beach. Surrounded by a blossomed garden, just a short walk from the sandy Plakias Beach in Rethymno, the family-run Plakias Bay Hotel features a traditional restaurant and a terrace with unobstructed views over the Cretan Sea. It offers rooms with free WiFi access.

Fitted with built-in beds and white-washed walls, all air-conditioned rooms of Plakias Bay open to a private veranda with full or partial sea views. Facilities include a fridge, a telephone and a hairdryer. Each unit includes a private bathroom with shower.

Guests can enjoy traditional, homemade flavours prepared with local ingredients and accompanied by the owners' organic red wine, at the on-site restaurant for lunch or dinner.

The centre of Plakias Village lies within a 10-minute walk from the property, while Rethymno Town and Port are 23 miles away. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, located 54.1 miles from Plakias Bay Hotel.

This is our guests' favourite part of Plakias, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Plakias Bay Hotel has been welcoming guests since 6 Jul 2010.

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Plakias, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.5

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended

Breakfast info

Continental, Buffet

Free parking available at the hotel


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Sleeps Room type Price
Max adults: 6. Max children: 2
Family Room
  • 2 single beds and
  • 2 double beds
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Max adults: 2
Apartment - Split Level
  • Bedroom 1: 1 double bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Flexible Room
  • 1 single bed and
  • 1 double bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Standard Room
  • 1 single bed and
  • 1 double bed
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4 reasons to choose Plakias Bay Hotel

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • The staff speak English
Closest beaches
  • Plakias


    8.4 Very good beach
    100 yards from property
  • Kalypso Beach

    Kalypso Beach

    7.6 Good beach
    1,050 yards from property
  • Damnoni Beach

    Damnoni Beach

    8.7 Fabulous beach
    1,250 yards from property
  • Skinos Beach

    Skinos Beach

    8.3 Very good beach
    1,600 yards from property
  • Ammoudaki Beach

    Ammoudaki Beach

    8.7 Fabulous beach
    1.1 miles from property
  • Kleisidi Beach

    Kleisidi Beach

    8.7 Fabulous beach
    1.1 miles from property
  • Ammoudi Beach

    Ammoudi Beach

    9.0 Superb beach
    1.2 miles from property
  • Schinaria Beach

    Schinaria Beach

    9.0 Superb beach
    1.4 miles from property
  • Foteinari Beach

    Foteinari Beach

    9.1 Superb beach
    1.8 miles from property

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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Preveli Beach
    4.5 miles
  • Fortress of Frangokastello
    9.5 miles
Beaches in the neighbourhood
  • Plakias
    100 yards
  • Kalypso Beach
    1,050 yards
  • Damnoni Beach
    1,250 yards
  • Skinos Beach
    1,600 yards
  • Ammoudaki Beach
    1.1 miles
Closest airports
  • Chania International Airport
    28.9 miles
  • Heraklion International Airport
    44.9 miles
How to get to Plakias Bay Hotel from Chania International Airport
    Free parking is available.
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Facilities of Plakias Bay Hotel
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Beach
  • Horse riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Airport drop off Additional charge
  • Airport pick up Additional charge
Reception services
  • Lockers
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
Safety & security
  • Safety deposit box Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Car hire
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • German
  • Greek
  • English
  • French
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House rules Plakias Bay Hotel takes special requests - add in the next step!


13:00 - 23:00


08:00 - 12:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 3 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

The maximum number of cots allowed depends on the room you choose. Please check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Plakias Bay Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Please inform Plakias Bay Hotel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

License number: 1041K012A117400

FAQs about Plakias Bay Hotel

  • Guests staying at Plakias Bay Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet

  • Room options at Plakias Bay Hotel include:

    • Family
    • Apartment
    • Double
    • Twin/Double

  • Plakias Bay Hotel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Beachfront
    • Horse riding
    • Live sport events (broadcast)
    • Beach

  • Plakias Bay Hotel is 0.8 miles from the centre of Plakias.

  • Check-in at Plakias Bay Hotel is from 13:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Plakias Bay Hotel by:

    • Car 2h

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Plakias Bay Hotel (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Parking
    • Street parking
    • Free parking

  • The nearest beach is just 150 yards from Plakias Bay Hotel.

  • The prices at Plakias Bay Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.