at 43.4km (NW) from Frangokastello
Just 25 metres away from the beach of Agioi Apostoloi, Marathakis Apartments offers self-catering accommodation with free Wi-Fi access and full or partial views of the Cretan Sea. The scenic town of Chania is at 3 km. Marathakis studios and apartments are simply furnished and air conditioned. They feature a seating area and a kitchenette equipped with mini fridge, electric kettle and coffee maker. Other facilities include a flat-screen TV and a hairdryer. At only 10 metres from Marathakis, there is a taxi rank. Souda Port is 12 km away and Chania Airport is at 17 km. Free parking can be found near the premises. Apartments: 7
at 44km (NW) from Frangokastello
Welcome to the luxury hotel CORINNA MARE, a favourite place to stay, located on one of the most well-known beaches of Chania, the famous beach of Kalamaki. This beach is spread along the coast of the traditional and historical village of Galatas, birthplace of Mikis Theodorakis. The colors and aroma of Crete's orange, lemon and olive groves dominate the area. The beaches are of exquisite beauty where the clear water alternates with the imposing rocks. The area is perfect for water sports.
The building complex, which belongs to the Digalakis family, is built on a small peninsula which overlooks the overpowering island of Theodorou. It is on this island that the famous Kri-Kri mountain goat lives as a protected endangered species.
The building is a combination of simple architectural design with traditional elements. Recently, the hotel has been totally redecorated, both indoors and outdoors in order to combine luxury with ease, a discreet luxury in which the environment plays the leading role. Hotel Rooms: 49
at 44.3km (N) from Frangokastello
A few kilometers from the airport of Hania. Low prices, best solutions. A local company with very good knowledge of the island and the travelers' needs. Here you'll find the car of your choice at a price you can afford.
at 44.7km (NW) from Frangokastello
Cretan Dream Royal is a new 5-star hotel offering luxurious accommodation on Kato Stalos Beach, with a bus stop to Chania city 100 metres away. Feel at home in the cosy furnished rooms and suites which include kitchenettes and satellite TVs. All rooms feature wide windows and terraces with garden or sea views. Cretan Dream Royal provides a stunning outdoor swimming pool, as well as a separate children’s pool, with panoramic sea views, wide sun decks, open air lounges, and a pool bar. Guests can enjoy themselves in the game room while children play in the playground. Delightful breakfast and Greek and international cuisine is served at the Tavern à la Carte Restaurant. The attentive staff helps create a friendly and inviting atmosphere for guests and can offer tips on what to do and see during your stay. Cretan Dream offers free private parking and free Wi-Fi access in all hotel areas and rooms.
at 45km (N) from Frangokastello
The family run Aloni Suites lie in Chorafakia village, in the peninsula of Akrotiri with distant views of the sea and spectacular sunsets. Within 5 minutes drive there are 3 beautiful beaches, as well as supermarkets and taverns. The Aloni Suites offer spacious apartments, each containing kitchen, living room and bathroom. Standard amenities include a telephone, TV and air conditioning. In addition to the main swimming pool and adjoining children’s pool there is an indoor complex containing heated swimming pool, Jacuzzi, steam room, sauna, gymnasium and billiards’ room. Traditional home cooked meals and refreshing drinks are served at the on-site poolside bar. The area features sites of historical and religious interest, monasteries and caves and wonderful walking paths. Aloni Suites are located 7km from the airport, 12 km from Chania and 15 km from the port of Suda. Hotel Rooms: 16
at 45.6km (E) from Frangokastello
The village of Apodoulou is located 55 km from Rethimno at an altitude of 450m. Remains of an extensive centre of the Old Palace period (1950-1700 B.C.) have been uncovered.at the site called Gournes, near the village of Apodoulou, at the west foot of Psiloreitis. The site dominates the Amari valley and controls the main route to the Messara plain. Excavations have brought to light three building complexes while tholos tombs of the Postpalatial period (1380-1200 B.C.) have also been located in the adjacent area. The first excavations on the site were carried out by S. Marinatos in the 1930's. During World War II it was excavated by the German Archaeological Institute, under the direction of E. Kirsten. Since 1985, systematic excavations have been carried out by the Greek Ministry of Culture in collaboration with the University of Naples.
The most important monuments on the site are: Building A. It lies on the east side of the hill, to the south of the massive retaining wall. It had two storeys, as is indicated by the two preserved steps of a staircase. Decades of pithoi and other vases found on the ground floor suggest that it was used for storage. The house was destroyed by fire which followed an earthquake.
Building B, located to the north of the retaining wall. It is a complex of rooms which originally communicated with Building A.
Building C. It lies to the east of house A and belongs to a later phase of the settlement.
Tholos tomb at Sopatakia. Tholos tomb with dromos, lying to the east of the road that leads from Apodoulou to Nithavris. The dromos is 7 m. long and the chamber has a diameter of 3.10 m. Three larnakes were found inside the burial chamber. Dated to 1380-1200 B.C.
at 46.5km (NW) from Frangokastello
Three stars hotel apartments a few meters from the beach. The focal point of the hotel is the magnificent pool and children’s pool, set in a wonderful garden with play area for our small guests. Hotel facilities include a fine restaurant, a pool bar and a street bar, a gymnasium, pool tables, table tennis and sauna. Apartments and rooms feature Television, Refrigerator, Private bathroom, Private balcony, Direct dial telephone, Radio, Air conditioning, Safe.
at 46.9km (E) from Frangokastello
Kokkinos Pirgos is a small coastal community, 2km away from Timbaki, with a fantastic beach, one of the most beautiful beaches in Crete, and a clear transparent sea. At Kokkinos Pirgos, there are docking facilities for sailing and fishing boats, hotels, restaurants, bars, etc. Kokkinos Pirgos (meaning red tower) , took its name by a castle that was there during the Middle Ages built from red clay earth.
at 47km (NW) from Frangokastello
Situated on the beach of Agia Marina, 9 km from Chania, Thalassa Beach Resort offers a sea-facing pool. Its stylish rooms have floor-to-ceiling windows with stunning sea or garden views. The elegant rooms are fitted with parquet floors and climate control. In-room media includes a satellite TV. Bathrooms come with a bathtub, body care products, hairdryer and magnifying mirror. Varied breakfast and dinner buffets are served at the main restaurant. High chairs are available, and lunch baskets are prepared upon request. A lighter fare is available at the snack bar and the a la carte pool bar. A children’s pool is available next to the main sweet-water pool. Free loungers are provided on the poolside, while sun beds and umbrellas are available for hire on the beach. Just 1 km off the National Road, Thalassa Beach Resort is 25 km from Chania Airport and 15 km from Souda Port. A small underground parking is provided on site. Hotel Rooms: 81
at 47.5km (N) from Frangokastello
The spotless, well appointed, villas and apartments (recommended by "Rough Guide to Greece"), which can accommodate 2 to 6 people, come complete with private bathrooms, kitchenettes and balconies with wonderful views. The villas and apartments vary in style and location and are within two minutes of the beach. Blue Beach has a swimming pool and a taverna with bar with a great panoramic view to the beach and to the impressive mountains. You may visit also www.bluebeach.eu/