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Galeana Mare

Galeana Mare Hotel Rethymnon, Crete

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A traditionally styled self-catering complex with two pools and a restaurant which lacks atmospshere. In an attractive location, with the resort centre to the front and the sandy beach at the rear. Generally tidy and well-maintained.

Popular with

Guests are a wide range of ages and nationalities, including the UK.


In the centre of Platanes, on the coastal side of the main resort road, leading back to the beach, with bars, shops and restaurants in the immediate area. Rethymnon is 5km away and can be reached from the bus stop 200m away.


At the rear of the complex is the wide sandy blue flag beach of Platanes, where the hotel has its own sunbeds and umbrellas for rent and a beach bar. Watersports are available further along.


2 sweetwater pools have metal ladder and walk-in stepped entry. Ample sunbeds on the poolside area and the beach bar is behind.

Leisure & Entertainment

Pool table, table tennis and a small playground are available. A Greek night is held in high season.

Access & Mobility*

No specially-adapted rooms but ground floor rooms have only small steps on entry. Grounds are on the flat but the pathways are uneven at the Galeana Mare.

Key Points


  • Resort centre location
  • Directly on the beach
  • Traditional styled buildings
  • 2 pools
  • Greek night in high season



Public Facilities

  • Bar
  • Food Outlet
  • Internet Terminal
  • Wifi Chargeable
  • Parking
  • Child Friendly

In-room Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar Fridge
  • Telephone
  • Hairdryer
  • Tea Coffee Making