Rethymnon is the capital of the Prefecture of the same name and it is built between the two other large cities of Crete. The town still maintains its old aristocratic appearance, with its buildings dating from the 16th century, arched doorways, fountains etc. The Fortezza castle, at the top of a low hill named "Palaiokastro" dominates the town. It was built in 1590 to protect the city from the pirates raids and the Turks.
CALAMON apartments is a complex of high quality apartments and studios, located 1 km away from the village of Episkopi, 6km from Georgioupolis, 14 km from Rethymno and only 700m from the wonderful beach of Petre. Surrounded by flowery gardens, it commands spectacular views to the sea and the mainland. The complex features 7 apartments and 7 studios, in two separate buildings, all fully equipped and decorated with excellent taste and care. All apartments and studios have private balcony or terrace. Calamon has a large swimming pool and one smaller for children. There is also a restaurant - bar for your breakfast, meals and snacks.
Ekavi Hotel is built 10 kms east of Rethymnon town in close vicinity to the sandy beach. Ekavi hotel offers comfortable studios and 1 or 2 bedroom apartments equipped with kitchenette, refrigerator, bathroom and balconies with a beautiful view. There is also a swimming pool, pool/beach bar and restaurant.
Villas Louloudaki are two beautiful stone built houses, built in 2007-2008, in a size of 140 sq. m each , which can easily accommodate up to 8 people each. They have fireplace, Garden, private Swimming Pool (60 sqm), barbeque, private parking, air condition, oven, fridge, freezer, washing machine, microwave, kettle , toaster, Sat-TV, DVD, CD player.
Providing a privileged position near the vicinity’s attractions, this small but beautiful hotel features a special architectural structure and is conveniently located in the centre of Rethymnon, by the beach. The strategic situation of this modern hotel offers guests the opportunity of spending wonderful holidays which combine swimming, water sports, shopping in the town and night life without having to use any means of transportation as everything is within walking distance. Despite the urban environment, the hotel provides a stunning terrace that features a view of the sea where you can enjoy a drink or something to eat. There is also a relaxed restaurant, bar and an outlook of the sea from the rooms. This hotel will make for the perfect base for a stay on the literally wonderful island of Crete.
The Macaris Suites & Spa offers sea-view suites, just 900 metres from the centre of Rethymnon. The 4-star hotel offers free public Wi-Fi. The spacious and modern Macaris Suites are fully furnished. Each has a luxurious bathroom with spa bath, a kitchen with dining area and a living room. During the summer, guests of the Macais Suites can enjoy 2 swimming pools, and a spa with indoor pool. The restaurant serves a rich buffet breakfast and dinner. A-la carte lunch options include Greek and international dishes. Drinks and snacks are served at the roof garden bar, offering views of the Venetian castle. The 24-hour front desk will assist you with car hire and ticket service. There is free public parking close to the hotel. Hotel Rooms: 42
These apartments are ideal for exploring Rethymnon old town with its charming Venetian buildings, the old Fortezza Fortress, museums or enjoying the clean sandy beach with its numerous beach sports. This is a modern, family-owned and operated hotel, with spacious accommodation. You will be in a convenient location, 100 metres from the beach. The hotel offers a swimming pool, a pool for children and an internet cafe bar, which is open around the clock. You can also enjoy a snack and a cool drink at our snack bar and cocktail bar. As for dining, you have a large choice of traditional Cretan restaurants and taverns, offering you efficient service and fine food. Hotel Rooms: 33
Faros Beach Hotel enjoys a prime location in the Venetian harbour, right by the sea. It offers free Wi-Fi and a panoramic view of the town and bay. This hotel is an ideal solution for those who want well-priced accommodation in a central location. The old Venetian harbour, Rethymno Bay and the Venetian fortress can be admired from Faros Beach Hotel's rooftop terrace. Free sun loungers are available here for your relaxation. Faros Beach Hotel offers plenty of character, as one of the oldest buildings in Rethymnon. The hotel combines history with modern facilities, to provide a simple yet charming setting. Hotel Rooms: 16
Centrally situated in Old Rethymno Town, right on the seafront, this property is just opposite the beach. It features air-conditioned rooms with free wired and Wi-Fi internet. The Sea Front Rent Rooms are bright and have wooden floors. They are equipped with a TV and fridge. All units have a furnished balcony and some overlook the Cretan Sea and the Venetian port, while other have a view over the main market street of the old town. The Fortezza castle is a 5-minute walk from the hotel and Arkadi Monastery is at 23 km. Cafes, shops and traditional taverns are just outside the Sea Front Rooms. Staff at the tour desk can arrange car rental and offer maps. Hotel Rooms: 15