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Best Hotels and Places to Stay in Kato Daratso

Our Selection of Best Hotels in Kato Daratso

In Kato Daratso, accommodations abound to suit every traveler’s needs, from the simplicity of cozy guest houses to the indulgence of relaxing resorts. These establishments ensure a comfortable and memorable stay, whether you’re seeking a home-like atmosphere or luxurious amenities. Catering to diverse tastes and budgets, the accommodations in Kato Daratso promise to enhance your Cretan holiday experience. For a detailed look at where to stay, see below the list of best hotels in Kato Daratso.

  • 9.1 / 10
  • Kato Daratso

Just 600 metres from the beaches of Agioi Apostoloi, Zeus Village Resort – Adults Only is located in Kato Daratso in Crete. It features spacious accommodation and an outdoor seasonal swimming pool with a terrace, sun beds and umbrellas.

Its self-catered units are fitted with a terrace or balcony with pool, garden or sea views. They offer air conditioning, TV, kitchenette with kitchenware, refrigerator, and seating and dining area. Some apartments include a private swimming pool.

A certified Greek buffet breakfast that includes local products is served daily in the breakfast area that overlooks the hotel gardens and pool. The on-site à la carte restaurant offers lunch, and dinner in buffet style. The snack bar provides fresh juices, drinks, coffees and light meals.

Massages can be arranged with the hotel’s spa and wellness centre. The tour desk can inform you on local attractions and excursions such as, hiking and cycling.

Zeus Village Resort – Adults Only offers free WiFi in public areas. Free public parking is available on site.

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€138

/night

  • 180 m
  • 8.2 / 10
  • Main Street

Located 4 km away from the centre of Chania, Sirios Village Hotel & Bungalows features an extensive pool area and a tennis court set within lush gardens. It offers accommodation with balcony, and it is 300 metres from the beach.

Sirios rooms and apartments are bright and tastefully furnished. They are fitted with air conditioning, a flat-screen satellite TV and hairdryer. Some units enjoy views to the Cretan Sea, while others have a hot tub.

Guests can enjoy traditional Cretan cuisine at the hotel’s buffet restaurant. There is also an a la carte restaurant offering a wide wine selection. Sirios bar is ideal for an evening cocktail by the pool.

Chania International Airport is 14 km away from the hotel. The seaside town of Platanias is within a 10-minute drive. Free private on-site parking is possible and free WiFi is available throughout.

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€132

/night

  • 340 m
  • 9.1 / 10
  • Agioi Apostoli

Okeanis Golden Resort has a garden, terrace, a restaurant and bar in Kato Daratso. With an outdoor swimming pool, the 2-star hotel has air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi, each with a private bathroom. The accommodation features room service and a concierge service for guests.

At the hotel, each room has a desk. Rooms have a coffee machine, a flat-screen TV and a safety deposit box, while certain rooms are fitted with a balcony and some have mountain views. At Okeanis Golden Resort rooms are equipped with bed linen and towels.

Guests at the accommodation can enjoy a continental or a vegetarian breakfast.

You can play darts at Okeanis Golden Resort, and the area is popular for cycling.

Popular points of interest near the hotel include Glaros Beach, Iguana Beach and Yannis Beach. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 17 km from Okeanis Golden Resort.

  • 380 m
  • 8.7 / 10
  • Main Street

Located west of Chania, this hotel is on the route to Agia Marina-Platanias and is only 40 metres from the magnificent sandy beaches of Glaros and Agii Apostoli.

The Nikolidakis family have run the hotel for the past 9 years with much success, offering a comfortable, warm atmosphere only found in such small, family-run hotels. This hotel offers an ideal solution for those people who want to enjoy their stay away from the crowds, yet remain close to the sights and hot spots of Chania. The hotel is 18 km from Chania Airport and 10 km from the Souda fairgrounds. We offer a lavish buffet breakfast and 39 air-conditioned rooms, all comfortable and well-equipped to create a relaxing atmosphere. All guests are offered a free welcome drink.

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€61

/night

  • 460 m
  • 9.4 / 10
  • Pantelaki Street 5, Agioi Apostoloi

Offering private access to a sandy beach in Agioi Apostoloi, Domes Noruz Chania is the first Greek resort to be an honoree for its interior and exterior design.

It boasts a state-of-the-art spa centre and 2 pools overlooking the azure waters and the surrounding islands. Fine champagne and fresh seafood can be enjoyed at the poolside bar.

All accommodation types at Domes Noruz Chania have extended outdoor living areas with a variety of amenities, lounge furniture, outdoor bathtubs and either hot tub or plunge pool. Free WiFi is available throughout. Their architecture is inspired from the Venetian Arsenals with Cretan sandstone to be the prominent building material.

The Spa centre, with design inspired by traditional local embroidery and fabrics, boasts a hammam, sauna and hot tub. Rejuvenating massage treatments can be also provided.

A variety of outdoor activities is offered, ranging from yoga in the park to outdoor personal training session and other sports. The on-site fitness centre is fully equipped.

A uniquely designed lounge area in front of the seaside creates a perfect setting for relaxing moments. Domes Noruz Chania also features a dynamic all day restaurant and two bars.

The cosmopolitan Chania Town, boasting an array of lively beach bars and all day restaurants, lies within 4 km of Domes Noruz Chania, The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 15 km from the property. Free private parking is possible on site.

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€241

/night

  • 540 m
  • 8.6 / 10
  • Glaros - Nea Kydonia

Located in Stalós, 200 metres from Glaros Beach, Atlantica Kalliston Resort – Adults Only provides accommodation with a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a fitness centre and a garden. With free WiFi, this 5-star hotel has a terrace and a bar. The hotel offers an indoor pool, hot tub, evening entertainment and room service.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a coffee machine, a fridge, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a bath. Each room comes with a kettle, while some rooms here will provide you with a balcony and others also provide guests with sea views. At Atlantica Kalliston Resort – Adults Only every room comes with bed linen and towels.

Breakfast is available daily, and includes continental, Full English/Irish and vegetarian options. At the accommodation you will find a restaurant serving Greek, Italian and Sushi cuisine. Vegetarian, dairy-free and vegan options can also be requested.

You can play table tennis and darts at Atlantica Kalliston Resort – Adults Only, and bike hire and car hire are available.

Speaking German, Greek, English and French at the 24-hour front desk, staff are ready to help around the clock.

Popular points of interest near the hotel include Kalamaki Beach, Iguana Beach and Municipal Garden. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 17 km from Atlantica Kalliston Resort – Adults Only.

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€192

/night

  • 570 m

What to Know Before Visiting Kato Daratso

Apartments and hotels in Kato Daratso from Crete Island

Kato Daratso, the coastal counterpart to the inland village of Daratso, sits less than 4 kilometers west of Chania’s heart. This seaside retreat is celebrated for its expansive, picturesque beaches that beckon sunbathers, swimmers, and water sports enthusiasts alike.

Strolling along the beachfront, visitors have the opportunity to enjoy the local cafes, where they can sip a drink against the backdrop of the stunning sea and engage with the amiable residents of the area.

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Best Villas in Kato Daratso

  • 9.7 / 10
  • Kallinikou Sarpaki 2

In the centre of Chania Town, located within a short distance of Koum Kapi Beach and Nea Chora Beach, Casa Bene offers free WiFi, air conditioning and household amenities such as an oven and kettle. This villa also features a private pool.

The villa is equipped with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a balcony with quiet street views.

At the villa guests are welcome to take advantage of an indoor pool. A car rental service is available at Casa Bene.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Chania Old Venetian Harbour, Kucuk Hasan Mosque and Saint Anargyri Church. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 13 km from Casa Bene.

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€200

/night

  • 3.9 km
  • 8.5 / 10
  • Palea Ethniki Odos Kissamou Chanion

Luxury Villa Glass – 200 meters From The Beach n is located in the Agioi Apostoloi district of Daratso, 700 metres from Iguana Beach, less than 1 km from Yannis Beach and a 16-minute walk from Municipal Garden. The property features pool and garden views, and is 700 metres from Glaros Beach.

With free WiFi, this 4-bedroom villa provides a satellite TV, a washing machine and a kitchenette with a dishwasher and oven. Towels and bed linen are provided in the villa.

Fransiscan Monastery of Agios Fragkiskos is 1.4 km from the villa, while Municipal Art Gallery of Chania is 4.2 km away. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 17 km from Luxury Villa Glass – 200 meters From The Beach n.

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€938

/night

  • 110 m
  • 9.9 / 10
  • Loipoi Dromoi, Kato Daratso, Agii Apostoloi

Situated 600 metres from Glaros Beach and 600 metres from Iguana Beach, Cretan Queen Residences in Aghii Apostoli features air-conditioned accommodation with views of the garden and free WiFi.

Each unit features a balcony offering pool views, a satellite flat-screen TV, a dining area, a well-fitted kitchen and a private bathroom with bath, a hair dryer and free toiletries. A dishwasher, an oven and microwave are also available, as well as a coffee machine.

The villa offers a year-round outdoor pool.

Both a bicycle rental service and a car rental service are available at Cretan Queen Residences, while snorkelling can be enjoyed nearby.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Yannis Beach, Municipal Garden and Fransiscan Monastery of Agios Fragkiskos. The nearest airport is Chania International, 17 km from Cretan Queen Residences, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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€42

/night

  • 160 m
  • 9.6 / 10
  • Marathirou

Located within the Daratso district in Kato Daratso, Chania Olive Home has air conditioning, a balcony, and pool views. This villa features a private pool, a garden, barbecue facilities, free WiFi and free private parking.

The villa is equipped with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with streaming services, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with mountain views.

The villa can conveniently provide information at the reception to help guests to get around the area.

Chania Olive Home offers a picnic area. If you would like to discover the area, fishing and hiking are possible in the surroundings and the accommodation can arrange a bicycle rental service.

Popular points of interest near Chania Olive Home include Yannis Beach, Glaros Beach and Iguana Beach. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 17 km from the villa.

  • 310 m
  • 8.4 / 10
  • Ag Apostolous

Villa Katerina features a balcony and is situated in Chania Town, within just 1.1 km of Chryssi Akti and 1.1 km of Yannis Beach. This villa has a private pool, a garden, barbecue facilities, free WiFi and free private parking.

Offering direct access to a terrace with garden views, the air-conditioned villa consists of 6 bedrooms and a fully equipped kitchen. A flat-screen TV is available.

Spa and wellness facilities including a wellness packages and a beauty services are at guests’ disposal during their stay at the villa. Both a bicycle rental service and a car rental service are available at Villa Katerina, while cycling and hiking can be enjoyed nearby.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Iguana Beach, Municipal Garden and Fransiscan Monastery of Agios Fragkiskos. The nearest airport is Chania International, 17 km from Villa Katerina, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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€448

/night

  • 450 m
  • 9.2 / 10
  • 113 Palea Ethniki Odos Kissamou Chanion

Boasting air-conditioned accommodation with a private pool, Hayeks Villa is set in Daratso. This property offers access to a balcony, free private parking and free WiFi.

The villa with a terrace and pool views has 4 bedrooms, a living room, a flat-screen TV, an equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and an oven, and 4 bathrooms with a shower. Towels and bed linen are offered in the villa.

Guests can also relax in the garden.

Popular points of interest near the villa include Iguana Beach, Glaros Beach and Yannis Beach. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 17 km from Hayeks Villa.

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€315

/night

  • 470 m

Best Apartments in Kato Daratso

  • 8.1 / 10
  • 50 Παπαναστασίου

Eri Apartment has a balcony and is located in Chania Town, within just 1.2 km of Koum Kapi Beach and 1.2 km of Archaeological Museum of Chania. It features a terrace, garden views and free WiFithroughout the property.

This air-conditioned 2-bedroom apartment comes with a kitchen, a seating area, and a flat-screen TV.

Popular points of interest near the apartment include House-Museum of Eleftherios Venizelos, Saint Anargyri Church and Mitropoleos Square. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 12 km from Eri Apartment.

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€94

/night

  • 5.1 km
  • 8.1 / 10
  • 10 Ioanninon

Located in Chania Town, 300 metres from Koum Kapi Beach and 1.8 km from Nea Chora Beach, Little gem by the sea provides air-conditioned accommodation with a terrace and free WiFi. With garden views, this accommodation offers a patio.

The apartment is located on the ground floor and comes with 1 bedroom, a flat-screen TV with streaming services and a fully equipped kitchen that provides guests with an oven, a microwave, a washing machine, a toaster and a fridge. Towels and bed linen are featured in the apartment.

Guests can relax in the garden at the property.

Popular points of interest near the apartment include Saint Anargyri Church, Municipal Art Gallery of Chania and Mitropoleos Square. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 12 km from Little gem by the sea.

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€85

/night

  • 4.3 km
  • 9.2 / 10
  • Eleftheriou Venizelou

The quietly situated Mediterranea Apartments is surrounded by numerous flowers and diverse trees, only a 10-minute walk from 3 blue-flag beaches of Chania. It offers air-conditioned rooms with kitchenette facilities and free Wi-Fi access.

The apartments and studios feature LED 22-inch TV, a 40-car private parking area and balcony or terrace with view to the garden or the pool. Towels are changed twice per week, and linen is changed once per week. Cleaning service is provided 6 days each week.

Mediterranea Apartments also disposes a swimming pool with shower facilities, a separate pool for children and pool-bar.

The hotel is only a 10-minute drive from Chania.In walking distance there are taverns with traditional food, a pharmacy and 2 supermarkets. The bus stop is also a short walk. Kato Daratso is 4 km west of Chania city and 15 km from the airport.

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€65

/night

  • 100 m
  • 10 / 10
  • Αγιων Αποστολων και Ευθυμιου Γιακουμακη γωνια

Set in Kato Daratso, 600 metres from Iguana Beach and less than 1 km from Yannis Beach, Elena Apartments offers air conditioning. The accommodation is 600 metres from the Glaros Beach and features free WiFithroughout the property.

The apartment comes with 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a balcony with quiet street views.

Municipal Garden is 1.5 km from the apartment, while Fransiscan Monastery of Agios Fragkiskos is 1.5 km away. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 17 km from Elena Apartments.

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€144

/night

  • 110 m
  • 9.3 / 10
  • agioi apostoloi 58

S u e ñ o – studios and apartments, with shared pool has pool views, free WiFi and free private parking, situated in Kato Daratso, 600 metres from Iguana Beach.

Fitted with a terrace, the units offer air conditioning and feature a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with walk-in shower and a hair dryer. An oven, a toaster and fridge are also available in the kitchen, as well as a coffee machine.

The apartment offers a year-round outdoor pool.

A car rental service is available at s u e ñ o – studios and apartments, with shared pool.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Glaros Beach, Yannis Beach and Municipal Garden. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 17 km from s u e ñ o – studios and apartments, with shared pool.

  • 130 m
  • 8.9 / 10
  • Kato Daratso

Located in Kato Daratso Area, Angela is 300 metres from Agion Apostolon Beach. It features self-catering accommodation with free WiFi access and a TV or a flat-screen TV. Chania Town, with its scenic Venetian harbour, is a 10-minute drive away.

Opening to a balcony and a terrace, all air-conditioned and bright apartments of Angela come with a separate bedroom. Each has a seating area and a kitchenette with cooking hobs and a mini fridge. Some units offer Cretan Sea or garden views.

A restaurant, a café bar and a supermarket for the basic supplies can be found within short walking distance. A bus stop providing access to Chania Town Centre is only a few metres away. Souda Port is 11 km away and Ioannis Daskalogiannis International Airport is at a distance of 20 km. Free private parking is possible on site.

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€195

/night

  • 130 m

Best Holiday homes in Kato Daratso

  • 8.6 / 10
  • Agion Apostolon

Boasting air-conditioned accommodation with a balcony, Villa L2/ Boutique Villa is situated in Kato Daratso. It has an infinity pool, a garden, garden views and free WiFithroughout the property.

The holiday home features 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with streaming services, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with pool views.

The holiday home offers a picnic area. Both a bicycle rental service and a car rental service are available at Villa L2/ Boutique Villa, while fishing and hiking can be enjoyed nearby.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Glaros Beach, Iguana Beach and Yannis Beach. The nearest airport is Chania International, 17 km from Villa L2/ Boutique Villa, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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€364

/night

  • 150 m
  • 9.5 / 10
  • Aghioi Apostoloi

Located within the Agioi Apostoloi district in Kato Daratso, Thea Artemis has air conditioning, a patio, and garden views. This property offers access to a balcony, free private parking and free WiFi.

The holiday home comes with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with streaming services, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with mountain views.

Both a bicycle rental service and a car rental service are available at the holiday home.

Popular points of interest near Thea Artemis include Glaros Beach, Iguana Beach and Yannis Beach. The nearest airport is Chania International, 17 km from the accommodation, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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€85

/night

  • 230 m
  • 9.5 / 10
  • Troulinou Str 9 Apostolis Beach House

Set in Daratso, 400 metres from Glaros Beach and 500 metres from Iguana Beach, Apostolis Beach House offers a garden and air conditioning. This holiday home is 4.5 km from Municipal Art Gallery of Chania and 4.5 km from Mitropoleos Square.

The holiday home with a balcony and garden views has 3 bedrooms, a living room, a TV, an equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and an oven, and 2 bathrooms with a shower. Towels and bed linen are offered in the holiday home.

Popular points of interest near the holiday home include Yannis Beach, Municipal Garden and Fransiscan Monastery of Agios Fragkiskos. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 17 km from Apostolis Beach House.

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€249

/night

  • 280 m
  • 9.6 / 10
  • Therissou

Set within the Daratso district in Chania Town, Stamatias Home, fully equipped cottage 5 minutes from the sea has air conditioning, a patio, and inner courtyard views. This property offers access to a balcony, free private parking and free WiFi.

The holiday home is fitted with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with streaming services, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with garden views.

The holiday home offers a picnic area. Guests can also relax in the garden.

Popular points of interest near Stamatias Home, fully equipped cottage 5 minutes from the sea include Glaros Beach, Iguana Beach and Kalamaki Beach. The nearest airport is Chania International, 17 km from the accommodation, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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€96

/night

  • 390 m
  • 9.6 / 10
  • Irakleos-Ag.Apostolon, Kato Daratso

Seaside Cottage is located in Kato Daratso Village. This self-catering property offers a garden with BBQ facilities and free WiFi throughout. Free laundry and ironing services can be arranged.

Opening to a patio and terrace, the air-conditioned Seaside Cottage consists of 3 bedrooms and a fully equipped kitchen with a dining area. The seating area is fitted with a sofa and a satellite, flat-screen TV. Its bathroom comes with free toiletries and a hairdryer.

This holiday home is 15 km from Chania International Airport. Free private parking is possible on site.

  • 400 m
  • 8.6 / 10
  • Makedonomachon

Set in Kato Daratso and only 300 metres from Glaros Beach, glarosmaisonette offers accommodation with mountain views, free WiFi and free private parking. This holiday home features air-conditioned accommodation with a balcony.

The holiday home has 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with sea views.

Guests can relax in the garden at the property.

Popular points of interest near the holiday home include Kalamaki Beach, Iguana Beach and Municipal Garden. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 17 km from glarosmaisonette.

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€114

/night

  • 490 m

Experiences near Kato Daratso

Kato Daratso caters to a wide array of interests, making it a perfect spot for all types of travelers. Nestled close to some of the most picturesque beaches in Crete, it offers endless opportunities for basking on golden sands or engaging in an assortment of water sports in the turquoise waters of the Mediterranean. For the more adventurous souls, the nearby gorges provide exhilarating hikes amidst Crete’s rugged beauty and verdant flora. Coupled with the region’s abundant cultural and natural wonders, Kato Daratso is the quintessential locale for those looking to immerse themselves in the fullness of the Cretan experience.

FAQ

Where is Kato Daratso located?

Kato Daratso is situated in the western part of Chania, Crete, less than 4 kilometers from the city center.

What are the main attractions in Kato Daratso?

The village is known for its beautiful beaches perfect for sunbathing, swimming, and water sports.

Are there any historical sites to visit in Kato Daratso?

Yes, you can visit the Fallschirmjäger Memorial to learn about its World War II history.

What leisure activities can be done in Kato Daratso?

Besides beach activities, you can explore local shops, enjoy the Eco-Garden, or play Mini-Golf.

Is Kato Daratso suitable for family visits?

Absolutely, the village has family-friendly beaches and activities like quad biking for children.

Can I find good places to eat in Kato Daratso?

Yes, there are local cafes and tavernas along the beachfront offering a variety of dishes.

What kind of accommodations are available in Kato Daratso?

There’s a range from guest houses to resorts. See the full list of accommodations above.

How can I travel to Kato Daratso?

You can drive, take a taxi, or use public buses from Chania.

What is the best time to visit Kato Daratso?

The best time is from June to September when the weather is warmest.

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