Paligremnos Beach Studios
Paligremnos is a family business that started out with a traditional tavern in 1978 and in 1980 the accommodation was added to the business. It is located on the seafront, at the far end of the coastal village of Plakias, south of Rethymno. Surrounded by flowers, trees and mountains Paligremnos offers a cool and peaceful place to relax and enjoy your holidays. In Plakias you can find many shops, supermarkets, a doctor, two pharmacies and many taverns and cafeterias to choose from.
Paligremnos Beach Studios is a two-storey building that offers studios that vary in size and can accommodate either 2 persons, or 2-3 persons or 3-4 persons. All of the studios are open plan design and consist of a sleeping area with double or single beds, a kitchen and dining area, a bathroom and a private balcony with unique view of the bay of Plakias and the majestic sunset. Right next to the studios, the Paligremnos tavern is offering a delicious variety of Traditional Cretan dishes in a cool environment under the shade of the trees in a grassed area. The traditional style of the kitchen gives you the opportunity to go in and see what is available for you to order.
Each studio has air-conditioning, free WiFi Internet access, a fridge/freezer, a coffee maker, a kettle for boiling water, a hairdryer, an iron, a cooker with casseroles, crockery and utensils and a toaster.
Right in front of the studios the long sandy beach of Plakias awaits you and is an excellent choice for safe swimming, the beach has lifeguard stations, and sunbathing. The beaches of Schinaria (ideal for diving), Amoudi, Souda, Damnoni and the renowned Preveli palm beach are within a short driving distance from Plakias. The surrounding area is ideal for beautiful walks and a number of activities like horse/donkey riding, diving, trekking and more.
The city of Rethymno is 30 km away with many wonderful sights like the Venetian castle of Fortezza within the Old Town, the Venetian Port, the Archaeological museum and many more. The Heraklion International Airport is 115 km away while the Chania International Airport is 98.5 km away.