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.


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
  • Restaurant
  • 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).

For Children

  • Childrens pool
  • High chairs (at the Main Restaurant)
  • Baby cots.

Leisure Activities

  • 2 Swimming pool (fresh water)
  • Sunbeds and umbrellas by the pool
  • Table tennis
  • Pool table and billiards (payable locally).