: Chania International Airport
: Souda Bay
: Platanias highway junction
: Lasithi, East Crete
Car: not necessary
The Metochi Villas are located in the beautiful neighbourhood of Metochi at the outskirts of Platanias (just 3 minute away), near the west end of Crete 15km from of the old medieval stone city of Chania and 25km from the Chania International Airport.
Heraklion International Airport can be reached in less than 2 hours.
The sea is only 700m away and the beach resort of Maleme is 1km, with its large supermarket. Maleme also has an ATM machine, baker, butcher, chemist and many, many tavernas to choose from.
The beach resort of Platanias 3km away is the summer centre for the youth on west Crete. A large number of bars, beach-bars, clubs, tavernas, restaurants, cafes, shops and recreation facilities of all kind, jewellery shops, super markets, banks, health clinics, pharmacies, nurseries, the soft sandy beaches nominated with 'blue flags' can guarantee the visitor complete, high class tourist services.
The Samaria Gorge, the pink sand beach of Elafonissi & Falassarna are all in 1 hour.
Golf: Lasithi, east Crete.
Ski: Only water ski available in Crete.