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Axos Hotel

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Axos is located in Platanias which is the most well known seaside village for the holidaymakers with restaurants, super markets, and bars, stores with clothes or souvenirs and with a very good bus and taxi transport for your own service. 'AXOS' is a modern 3 star hotel within and 6 kilometres from the historic town of Rethymno. Its name comes from the village 'AXOS', works since 1989 and been fully renovated 2009. It’s suitable for couples and for families. Our reception is open 24 hours a day and our staff are there to help you on any request. Whatever is your final choice, we wish you a pleasant holiday and we will be glad to welcome you to our hotel.

How far is the nearest beach?

The hotel is situated 100 meters away from the sandy beach.

Distance from Airport

This hotel is located 77km from Heraklion Airport and 73km from Chania Airport


The hotel has 44 rooms on 2 floors with modern furniture, spacious and big balconies. Suitable decorated with a pleasant atmosphere for your service.

Studio for 2\t

Our elegantly appointed Studio type rooms, offer spacious rooms and big balconies suitable decorated in a pleasant atmosphere. All rooms are equipped with balcony, self controlled air-condition, satellite TV, extra long beds (2 meters), anatomic mattresses with ISO certifications , direct telephone line, radio, cooker with 2 rings, kitchen kettle, refrigerator, toaster, coffee maker, hair dryer, bath tabs, change towels & linen 2 times per week, baby cot (on request).


Apartments for 2\t

Modern interior, comfortable furniture and spacious areas would describe our ‘Apartment’ rooms since they are 45 to 65 sqm. There is one separate bedroom, along with a spacious living/dining room. Besides the soundproof windows, all rooms are equipped with private balcony, self controlled air-condition, satellite TV, anatomic mattresses with ISO certifications , direct telephone line, radio, cooker with 2 rings, kitchen kettle, refrigerator, toaster, coffee maker, hair dryer, bath tabs, change towels & linen twice per week, baby cot (on request)


Family Room (2 Adults & up to 2 Children)\t

These types of rooms are ideal for a family up to 4 or 3 members, since there is a separate bedroom, where the parents can rest, and a separate living room for our young friends to have some space of their own. All rooms feature warm colours and specially designed details. Next to the standard facilities you may expect from a 3 star hotel, all rooms are equipped with central heating, self controlled air-condition, balcony, satellite TV, direct telephone line, radio, cooker with 2 rings, kitchen kettle, coffee & tea making facilities, refrigerator, toaster, coffee maker, wake up service, hair dryer, bath tabs and very relaxing bed mattresses with ISO certifications for you to enjoy.


Food & Drink

On an international scale there is much discussion about, and deep interest in, finding the ideal diet which will improve the health of human beings warding off illnesses. Ever since antiquity, the traditional diet of Crete seems to be just such a one, including all the right ingredients... and this is the reason why Axos will start to provide a special corner in the breakfast buffet where all the selections of food will have origin from Crete, such us dakos, olives, fava, mizithra, tyropitakia (all provided from local suppliers).

Sports & Entertainment

Our hotel has a big swimming pool for you, to enjoy the sunny days and our charming colourful garden. For our young visitors, we provide children’s pool, high chairs and baby cots. In our bar you can enjoy refreshments or something stronger, our wines, snacks, ice-creams or sweets during the day. Programmed theme-nights in combination with our friendly staff will pleasantly astonish you. In the restaurant of ‘Axos’ you can enjoy our breakfast choosing from a menu of 10 different combinations or buffet. We also provide for you snacks or salads for your launch. And because there is a reason for a gift or a souvenir, do not hesitate to visit our gold shop which offers to our guests 15% discount. We also need to remind you not to forget to visit our ice-cream shop and choose among 20 different kinds of tastes or our refreshing milk shakes for the warm summer days.


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Air Conditioning
  • Air Conditioning in public areas
  • Bar
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Bicycle Rental
  • Breakfast
  • Buffet Breakfast
  • By the Beach
  • Cafe/ Snack Bar
  • Currency Exchange
  • Doctors / Medical Centre
  • Entertainment
  • Family Hotel
  • Hairdresser
  • High Chairs
  • Horse Riding
  • Internet Access
  • Kids Club
  • Kids Pool
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Laundry Service
  • Lifts
  • Lounge
  • Mini Golf
  • Pool Bar
  • Reception
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Scuba Diving
  • Shops
  • Spa
  • Sunbeds
  • Supermarket
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone
  • TV Lounge
  • Water Sports