- Distance to Heraklion international airport 78Km
- Sun terrace
- Outdoor Pool
- Free WiFi in public areas
- Low Deposit Options Available
- Interest FREE Payment Plans
The hotel is situated 5 km from Rethymno, only 500 m from the sandy beach, and 400 m from the shops, nightclubs and bars. Chania International Airport is about 65 km from the hotel ... Continue reading
The hotel is situated 5 km from Rethymno, only 500 m from the sandy beach, and 400 m from the shops, nightclubs and bars. Chania International Airport is about 65 km from the hotel and Heraklion International Airport is about 79 km away.The small buildings of the apartment hotel have been designed with style and imagination. The natural setting is important to the hotel and it features luxurious gardens of lush flowers, plants and trees. It is the ideal choice for a wonderful holiday in a friendly, family atmosphere. The hotel consists of a total of 61 apartments and studios. Facilities include a lobby, air conditioning, a hotel safe, currency exchange, games room, Internet access, laundry service and car park. Guests can enjoy the hotel's café, bar and restaurant.All apartments and studios have a kitchen with a fridge and tea and coffee making facilities. Each is also en suite with a shower and hairdryer. Further in-room amenities include a TV, radio, telephone, safe, air conditioning and a balcony or terrace.The hotel offers a large swimming pool with children's swimming pool and poolside snack bar, sun loungers and parasols free of charge, a mini market and a games room. Guests can also play table tennis or pool/snooker, and there are sun loungers and parasols on the sandy beach.The hotel serves breakfast.
Most popular facilities
- Billiards (Additional charge)
- Golf course (within 3 km) (Additional charge)
- Table tennis
- Sun terrace
- Free WiFi in public areas
To make booking a holiday at Apollon Apartments in Rethymnon easier for you, we provide a range of different payment options. To find out if you can book Apollon Apartments with a low deposit holiday option, please click the "Price and Availability" button above.
Anyone could be forgiven for mistaking the hugely popular package tour holiday resort town of Rethymnon for a sort of Cretan-inspired theme resort, but the best thing about the town is that its picturesque historic heart is actually genuine. The old town is just that: old, its winding alleys overhung with pretty wooden flower-bedecked balconies flaunt historic Venetian and Turkish architectural influences. Fortunately a recent mad spate of tourist development has left the old town untouched, so it can now delight the many photo-happy visitors and serve as a bustling venue for tavernas, restaurants and souvenir shops. To the east is one of Crete's longest sandy beaches, which has become the target of developers and is lined with apartment blocks and hotels. Excursions are easily made to Heraklion, Chania or the monastery of Arkadhi.
Daily boat excursions are the latest activity in Rethymnon, taking holidaymakers to the beautiful beaches at Bali or Marathi, and include lunch at a local taverna with unlimited wine. Evening cruises are also a popular activity, and there are opportunities for hiking and horseback riding. Sights within the city include the mosque of Sultan Ibrahim Han and the Venetian fortress as well as an archeaological museum.
The inner harbour of Rethymnon sports an array of restaurants perfect for holidaymakers and fish tavernas, many of which are expensive for what they are; the Samaria taverna is more reasonably priced and among the best here, while Famagusta offers a range of food from Greek cuisine to western and Chinese. Better value can be found in the streets around the Rimóndi fountain where there are some old-fashioned cafes serving local fare including delicious helpings of traditional yoghurt and honey. These include Kyria Maria, Agrimia and Othonos, all overlooking the fountain.
Nightlife in Rethymnon ranges from noisy pubs and bars around the inner harbour or inside the old town, to more relaxed bars on the beach where holidaymakers can enjoy the sounds of the sea while sipping on the favourite drink. Fortezza Disco is the flashiest in town, along with other dance clubs like the Metropolis, New York Club and the Opera Club. A new younger bar scene has appeared above the inner harbour around the Platía Plastira, with music bars sporting outdoor terraces.
There is an overwhelming amount of gift shops geared towards holidaymakers offering tourist souvenirs, as well as a variety of handicrafts such as pottery, baskets, woodcarving and woven goods. Cretan embroidery can be found at Haroula Spridaki, while various items carved from olive wood are at Olive Tree Wood. Palaiopoleiou offers genuine antiques and old textiles and those interested in modern ceramics and Greek pottery should stop at Omodamos. Self-caterers will find numerous general stores and mini supermarkets scattered about, and there is a daily market below the Porta Guora, as well as a bakery just behind the Rimóndi fountain.
Rethymnon doesn't have the ruins and archaeological sites that many Greek holidaymakers expect for such an old city.
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Hotel address : N.FOKAIES PLATANES, Rethymnon, Crete, Greek Islands, 74100
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