Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Platanias

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Platanias. This city is well-known for its beaches and snorkeling. Chania Lighthouse and Venetian Port are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Platanias

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Platanias has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Monumental Olive Tree Samonas (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Volos Shelter (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)

Seasonal weather in Platanias

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 86°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Platanias

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Platanias is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Platanias Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Agia Marina Beach (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Stalos Beach (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Kalamaki Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Agioi Apostoloi Beach (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Golden Beach (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Platanias

Fly into Chania (CHQ-Ioannis Daskalogiannis), the closest airport, located 13.1 mi (21.1 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Platanias Town, GR?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 1,280 vacation rentals around Platanias Town. From 551 villa rentals to 357 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Platanias Town?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Platanias Town. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Platanias Square: 2,900 vacation rentals
  • Platanias Beach: 2,867 vacation rentals
  • War Shelter of Platanias: 2,922 vacation rentals
  • Chania Central Market: 2,881 vacation rentals
  • Agia Marina Beach: 2,937 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Platanias Town listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Platanias Town?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 551 Villas in Platanias Town. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Platanias Town include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 357 rentals available
  • Houses: 257 rentals available
  • Studios: 386 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Hotels and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Platanias Town?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 697 vacation rentals with pool available in Platanias Town. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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