Asterion Beach Hotel & Suites

Platanias, Crete, Greek Islands
Great room. Very comfortable. Tasty breakfast. Great location. Fantastic service.

Situated right on a beautiful sandy beach just fifteen minutes outside of Chania on the island of Crete, this luxurious beach hotel offers a spectacular family holiday or romantic retreat of sea and sun. Guests might venture into Chania to explore its beautiful old town, or simply lounge in the sun by the expansive outdoor pool and sip a drink from the pool bar.The spacious rooms and suites are bright and airy, all with an en suite marble bathroom and private balcony or terrace, and some with sea views and lavish private pools. Guests might sample traditional Greek and Cretan cuisine in the Oceanis Resaurant or Koralia Tavern, and enjoy a coffee and pastry in the café. The wellness centre offers a spa, Jacuzzi and fitness centre in addition to a range of massages and beauty treatments, and the hotel provides free Wi-Fi internet access throughout as well as a playroom for small children, all for a wonderful island holiday.

Situated right on a beautiful sandy beach just fifteen minutes outside of Chania on the island of Crete, this luxurious beach hotel offers a spectacular family holiday or romantic retreat of sea and sun. Guests might venture into Chania to explore its beautiful old town, or simply lounge in the sun by the expansive outdoor pool and sip a drink from the pool bar.The spacious rooms and suites are bright and airy, all with an en suite marble bathroom and private balcony or terrace, and some with sea views and lavish private pools. Guests might sample traditional Greek and Cretan cuisine in the Oceanis Resaurant or Koralia Tavern, and enjoy a coffee and pastry in the café. The wellness centre offers a spa, Jacuzzi and fitness centre in addition to a range of massages and beauty treatments, and the hotel provides free Wi-Fi internet access throughout as well as a playroom for small children, all for a wonderful island holiday. 

Most popular facilities

  • 1m to beach
  • 3Km to town centre
  • Beachfront
  • Sun terrace
  • Spa Facilities
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Car Hire
  • Facilities for Disabled Guests
  • Family Rooms
  • Fitness Centre
  • Gym
  • Kids Club
  • Non Smoking Rooms
  • Playground
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Terrace
  • Wifi
    • Facilities
      • Air conditioning
      • Barber/beauty shop
      • Bridal suite
      • Car hire
      • Facilities for disabled guests
      • Family rooms
      • Free WiFi in public areas
      • Gift shop
      • Heating
      • Lift
      • Mini-market on site
      • Non smoking rooms
      • Room service
      • Safety deposit box
      • Shops (on site)
    • Pool and wellness
      • Beauty Services
      • Body Treatments
      • Body scrub
      • Body wrap
      • Facial treatments
      • Fitness
      • Fitness centre
      • Foot bath
      • Hair colouring
      • Hair cut
      • Hair styling
      • Hair treatments
      • Hot tub/jacuzzi (Additional charge)
      • Light therapy
      • Make up services
      • Manicure
      • Massage (Additional charge)
      • Outdoor pool
      • Pedicure
      • Sauna (Additional charge)
      • Spa Facilities
      • Spa and wellness centre (Additional charge)
      • Steam room
      • Sun loungers or beach chairs
      • Sun umbrellas
      • Swimming pool
      • Waxing services
    • Sports and leisure
      • Children's Pool
      • Gym
      • Massage
      • Parasols
      • Pool bar
      • Sauna
    • Activities
      • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
      • Children's playground
      • Games room
      • Kids Club
      • Library
      • Table tennis
    • Food and Drink
      • Bar
      • Bottle of water
      • Fruits
      • Good coffee!
      • Kid meals
      • Restaurant (à la carte and buffet)
      • Snack bar
    • Other facilities
      • Beachfront
      • Garden
      • Sun terrace
    • Entertainment
      • Babysitting/child services (Additional charge)
      • Indoor play area
      • Kids' outdoor play equipment

Room facilities

Make yourself at home in one of the 67 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and minibars. Rooms have private furnished balconies or patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and 24-inch flat-screen televisions are provided for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

All Inclusive

All-inclusive rates are available at this aparthotel. Meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments are included in all-inclusive rates. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities.

Enjoy Greek cuisine at Koralia, one of the aparthotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Unwind at the end of the day with a drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Other information

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Platanias Beach - 2.8 km / 1.8 mi
Platanias Square - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
War Shelter of Platanias - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Agia Marina Beach - 5.5 km / 3.4 mi
Stalos Beach - 6.8 km / 4.2 mi
Orthodox Academy of Crete - 9.6 km / 6 mi
Kalamaki Beach - 12.2 km / 7.6 mi
Agioi Apostoloi Beach - 12.3 km / 7.6 mi
Golden Beach - 14.6 km / 9.1 mi
Afrata Beach - 15.4 km / 9.5 mi
Nea Chora Beach - 16.2 km / 10.1 mi
Municipal Art Gallery of Chania - 16.9 km / 10.5 mi
Etz Hayyim Synagogue - 17 km / 10.6 mi
Cathedral of the 3 Martyrs - 17 km / 10.6 mi
Folklore Museum of Chania - 17 km / 10.6 mi

The nearest major airport is Chania (CHQ-Ioannis Daskalogiannis) - 35.3 km / 22 mi

Overnight Stay Tax, charged per night, per room. The amounts are detailed below and are to be paid directly to the hotel upon check-in:


Hotel Accommodation:

5 Star: €4.00

4 Star: €3.00

3 Star: €1.50

1-2 Stars: €0.50


Furnished Rooms/Apartments:

4 Keys: €1.00

3 Keys: €0.50

1-2 Keys: €0.25

Points of interest

  • Chania Airport 1 hour 20 minutes
  • Heraklion Airport 2 hours 10 minutes
  • Skiathos Airport 1 hour 10 minutes
To make booking a cheap holiday at Asterion Beach Hotel & Suites in Platanias easier for you, we provide a range of different payment options.To find out if you can book Asterion Beach Hotel & Suites with a low deposit holiday option or to check if you can grab a last minute holiday deal, please click the "Price and Availability"button above.
A selection of available rooms is shown below. There may be more options available, shown after you've made your flight selection.
  • Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace and Garden View
    • Minibar
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Fridge
    • TV
    • Hairdryer
    • Wi-fi
    • Room size (sqm): 27
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Living Room
    • Safe
    • Bathtub
    • Satellite TV
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Balcony/Terrace
    • Bathroom: 1
  • Junior Suite with Shared Pool Balcony/Terrace
    • Room size (sqm): 45
    • Hairdryer
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Balcony/Terrace
    • Wi-fi
    • Living Room
    • Ironing set
    • Safe
    • Fridge
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • TV
    • Bathroom: 1
  • One Bedroom Family Room with Garden View
  • Junior Suite with Side Sea View
  • Twin Room with Garden View
  • Double or Twin Room with Garden View
  • Superior Double or Twin Room with Side Sea View
  • Superior Twin Room with Side Sea View
  • Twin Room
  • Two Bedroom Family Room with Garden View
  • Superior Double or Twin Room with Open Air with Jacuzzi
  • One Bedroom Suite with Balcony and Side Sea View
  • Junior Suite with Private Pool Terrace
  • Executive Suite with Balcony/Terrace
  • Suite with Garden View Shared Room with Terrace and Pool View
  • Superior Twin Room
  • Two Bedroom Family Room
  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace and Sea View
    • Room size (sqm): 27
    • Living Room
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Hairdryer
    • Wi-fi
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Minibar (fees may apply)
    • Satellite TV
    • TV
    • Bathroom: 1
  • Deluxe Suite with Private Pool
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Wi-fi
    • Room size (sqm): 27
    • Living Room
    • Bathroom: 1
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  • Low Deposit options available
  • Pay Monthly
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What guests say...

  • Location4.5/550 reviews

    Great location

  • Service4/5102 reviews

    Fantastic service

  • Comfort3.8/553 reviews

    Very comfortable

Good to know...

  • Beach nearby
  • Friendly service
  • Spacious rooms
  • Clean rooms
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