Apartments & Studios

Despina Apartments is situated by the water-front of Platanias and only 12km from Chania. The hotel is located in the middle of the village of Platanias; very close to supermarkets, banks, restaurants and the friendly, family atmosphere makes it ideal for relaxing holidays.

for up to 3 people

for up to 5 people
(two-room, one bedroom)

for up to 6 people
(three-room, two bedrooms)

Our hotel consists of 22 air conditioned, large apartments with sea view. Safe deposit boxes are available at the reception desk. The outdoor space includes swimming pool, children pool, snack bar and restaurant - all this right in front of the famous Platanias beach awarded the Blue Flag.

The outdoor space includes swimming pool, children pool, pool bar, snack bar, restaurant and mini market, all this right in front of the famous Gerani beach.


Platanias only a few years ago was mainly an agricultural area. Today Platanias is a cosmopolitan touristic resort, one of the most famous in Grete. Platanias is 12 Km from Chania on the way to Kasteli. The 4 kilometers of the white shining sandy beaches, have given to platanias beach for 7 years in the row the blue flag ,a hallmark of quality of EEC for clear and organized beachs.The area offers all swimming facilities . The pleasure hotels the evergreens, the orange groves and exotic bamboo along the riverbanks , draw visitors year after year.

to Platanias

to Chania

to Harbour

to Airport

How to get here

The distance from Chania airport is 20km to Platanias and 22km to Gerani (approx. a 40 minute drive) and from Heraklion airport it is 160km for Platanias and Gerani (approx. 2 hours’ drive).

If you plan to come by ship the distance from the port of Souda to Platanias is 15km and to Gerani 18km.

There is also a regular bus going from the city of Chania, every 20 minutes, and the bus stop is only 5 minute walking distance from our hotel.

It is also possible to use a taxi or even rent a car from one of several companies that exist in the wider area of Platanias.



Despina Apartments

Platanias, Chania Crete - Greece
+30 28210 68807

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