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Grecotel Plaza Beach House

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Right by Rethymnon’s sweeping sands, this village-style complex is a beach-lovers’ paradise. Its choice of premium accommodation offers an ideal base for both couples and families, whilst the stunning spa facilities are perfect for a romantic treat.

How far is the nearest beach?

The hotel is by a Blue Flag beach, with complimentary loungers, parasols and towels provided.

Distance from Airport

The hotel is 71km from Chania Airport, and 79km from Heraklion Airport.


The property offers a wide range of elegant room styles, including Studios, Apartments and Maisonettes. Whichever you choose, your accommodation will include an en-suite bathroom, a fully-equipped kitchen and a private balcony or terrace, along with air conditioning, a satellite TV/DVD player, a hairdryer and a safe. Free Wi-Fi access is also included throughout.

Food & Drink

Each day begins at the sea-view main restaurant with a fabulous American buffet, which is accompanied by a health corner and a range of locally-sourced produce. Lunch is an open-air a la carte affair, whilst dinner comprises a rich buffet or menu of the day, with a la carte options offered for a supplement. The hotel also offers bed and breakfast or half board options for dining. Half board includes breakfast and dinner in the House Kitchen restaurant (drinks not included).

There is also a Pool Club at the hotel, consisting of a modern lounge on the terrace serving cocktails and various other refreshments.

Please note that a ‘resort casual’ dress code applies during the daytime, with cover-ups required for breakfast and lunch, and footwear required in the restaurants/bars. By night, a smart casual dress code applies - no beachwear or shorts may be worn, and gentlemen must wear long trousers in the restaurants.

Sports & Entertainment

There’s a choice of outdoor pools at the Grecotel Plaza Beach House, including a sea-view main pool and a dedicated pool for little ones. Surrounded by sun decks, shades and plush loungers, they’re the perfect places to unwind.

The relaxation continues at the Plaza Spa, which comes with an indoor/outdoor chill-out pool, sauna, Turkish bath and private treatment suites. There’s also a fitness centre for active holidaymakers, along with the chance to take part in sports such as aqua-gym, table tennis and beach volleyball. Plus, for kids, there’s the superb GrecoLand Club (ages 4-12), and the GrecoBaby pre-order service, which includes free cots, high chairs and bottle-making equipment.

Finally, as the sun sets on another spectacular day, you’ll be treated to toe-tapping evening entertainment, including music, dancing and folklore shows. The hotel also offers a 24-hour WhatsApp Concierge and guest portal online information and services.


This is a disabled-friendly property, with most public areas accessible for wheelchair users. Ramped access is available adjacent to most areas with steps.


  • Aerobics
  • Air Conditioning
  • Babysitting
  • Bar
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Beauty Salon
  • Buffet Restaurant
  • By the Beach
  • Cots (On Request)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Disabled Facilities Available
  • Doctors / Medical Centre
  • DVD Player
  • Entertainment
  • Family Hotel
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • High Chairs
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kids Club
  • Kids Pool
  • Kitchen Facilities
  • Lounge
  • Pool Bar
  • Reception
  • Romantic
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Sports Facilities
  • Sunbathing Terrace
  • Sunbeds
  • Swimming Pool
  • Table Tennis
  • Telephone
  • Terrace
  • Turkish Bath
  • Wifi