Erato Hotel is the third smile of the Smile Hotels group. Only 150 meters away from the Platanias center, built right on the seafront, and 20 minutes’ drive from the Chania city center, this adults-only hotel is located at a key spot. All the rooms have balconies, with a view either to the mountains or to the sea. The seasonal swimming pool, the pool bar and the two restaurants on site make sure that you have everything you need during your vacation.


Right on the sandy beach of Platanias, Erato Hotel provides for everything you might need in your summer break! Sophisticatedly designed, all 64 rooms include all kinds of amenities that will facilitate a relaxing, stress-free hospitality experience. With a marvelous view to the sparkling blue sea or to the Cretan mountains, the modern, cozy rooms will be the greatest background of comfort and island style to your Greek summer holiday!


Start your day with a refreshing breakfast, and take an exhilarating dive out the pool to get you started with the greatest energy! Take your coffee, wine or cocktail at the pool bar, relax, and let the sun do the rest by giving you the color of this summer season! Take a pick between our two restaurants, enjoy gastronomic delights and experience the joy of the Cretan cuisine, known for its quality and amazing tastes!


Erato hotel has been shaped in such a way to isolate the noise and loudness of its surroundings, and provide for a minimal, effortless relaxation with simplicity and tastefulness. This adults only environment is inviting you to the refreshing holidays you have been seeking. Being right on the seafront, you can step right onto the sandy beach and dive in the gorgeous Cretan Sea. The pool will invigorate your days, the restaurant will spoil you with exquisite culinary options and the pool bar will do the rest!