A comfortable accommodation opposite a golden beach, offering Cretan hospitality
Beautiful gardens, Cretan hospitality and a personalised service can be enjoyed at the comfortable Orion Hotel.
The resort of Platanes is just 400 metres away and it is ideally situated 6 kms east of the beautiful old town of Rethymnon, just opposite a golden sandy beach.
Olympic Rating: 3 Star Plus
Official Rating: 3 Star
Studios sleep 2/4 with air conditioning, satellite TV with music channels, fridge, bathrooms with shower and hairdryer, WiFi and a balcony or terrace with inland view. Superior double bedded rooms sleep 2/4, standard rooms sleep 2/3 with inland view and single rooms with inland view are also available at a supplement.
Please note that studios are in the Annex of the Hotel and do not have lifts. Meals are taken in the Main Hotel.
- 24 hr reception
- Snack bar
- Cocktail lounge
- Satellite TV & video lounge
- Large supermarket nearby
- Souvenir shop, boutique and a jewellery shop
- Safety deposit boxes (payable locally)
- Car parking
- Free WiFi in rooms
- Free WiFi in public areas.
- Occasional night entertainment programme (Greek night, disco or karaoke).
- Childrens pool
- High chairs (at the Main Restaurant)
- Baby cots.
- 2 Swimming pool (fresh water)
- Sunbeds and umbrellas by the pool
- Table tennis
- Pool table and billiards (payable locally).
Meals: All meals are served in the Main Restaurant, American buffet style breakfast 07.30-10.00, buffet lunch 13.00-14.30 and buffet dinner 19.00-21.00. Buffets include salads, dressings, hot & cold appetisers, main courses, a selection of desserts, ice cream and fresh fruits. Early breakfast, lunch boxes and late arrivals cold plates can be provided upon prior reservation. Cold plates available for late arrivals. Snacks: Available at the Main Bar and Pool Snack Bar 10.00-18.00, including pizza, pies, toasts and ice cream. Afternoon tea/coffee with cakes and cookies between 16.30-17.30. Drinks: Served during meal times include local draught beer, local wine, soft drinks, fruit juices and mineral water. Drinks are also served at the Main Bar and Pool Snack Bar between 10.00-23.00, including filter coffee, espresso, cappuccino, instant coffee, water, soft drinks, local draught beer, local wine, fruit juices, long drinks, listed cocktails, Metaxa, ouzo, raki and local & international branded alcoholic drinks. Entertainment & Leisure Activities: Sun beds and umbrellas by the pool, table tennis and nightly entertainment programme twice per week (Greek night, disco or karaoke night). Children: High chairs in the Main Restaurant, baby cots and play room.