Along the main street of Platanias you’ll find all kinds of shops and services. Platanais may not be a very big village but it has turned into a cosmopolitan. The main street is full of life, with cafes, bars, shops, beauty parlors, supermarkets, jewelry shops, souvenirs and much, much more…Find entertainment and a shopping paradise along the busy street of Platanias.

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DRESSVØICE - Your Voice!

DRESSVØICE, is here to help women highlight their natural beauty and embrace their true selves! Our vision is to create a world where women feel free to be themselves! Embrace and love th...

Chora Jewelry and Mythos Ceramics

CHORA Jewelry & MYTHOS Ceramics Take your very own greek "Heart" home with you after a lovely holiday in Platanias. MYTHOS Ceramic Gallery & CHORA Jewelry shop o...

To Rodi - Silver, Watches & Accessories

For more than 30 years, "To Rodi" has been the favorite store for guests looking for high-quality handmade silver jewelry. You will find some amazing works, of course inspired by the Cr...

Social Cocktail Bar - Platanias

Social Cocktail Bar - Platanias With a view over Platanias square you can enjoy a fabulous cocktail at Social Cocktail Bar from noon to late night every day! The location makes you feel a mix of ...

Dielefsis - Scandinavian Dj Bar

Dielefsis  - Scandinavian Dj Bar  Dielefsis Scandinavian DJ bar is a place for everyone. Whether you are looking for a place to enjoy a cocktail before or after your dinner or party th...

Speed Wheel - Rent a Car

Speed Wheel rent a car in Platanias  Speedwheel welcomes you to our car rental service for the Platanias Chania, Chania and Reythmon area on the northwest coast of Crete. We provide a ...

Double Cafe Bar & More

Double Cafe Bar & More in the center of Platanias and open all day long. Enjoy smooth and fresh cocktails in a cosmopolitan atmosphere! You will find great variety of cold and warm drinks, sweet desserts, ice cream, salty snacks and much more. With its beautiful colorful design, comfortable chairs and the central location at our main street, Double Cafe Bar is the perfect choise to start your evening. Or why not to start your morning with a delicious brekfast, either continental or Greek...

Herbs and Spices

Herbs and Spices The good health of Cretans is based on their nutrition. In Platanias you will find the best products of the Cretan land at our shop. Unique herbs with medicinal properties, virgin olive oil, honey, traditional drinks such as raki and wine, traditional sweets and oliveoil based cosmetics - all carefully chosen by our best growers. Giorgos with his wife, sister and mother will help you to find the product you are looking for and need. A genuine family business with the true Cretan hospitality. Welcome!


Did your glasses break, loose them in the waves? My Optics in Platanias are here to save the day! An optic shop with only high quality products and fast service. Pick between well known brand of sunglasses, buy your contact lenses or why not to have an eye test.

New Planet - Sport Cafe Bar

The Kompis Place At the New Planet or as many customers call it "The Kompis Place", you will meet the very positive and happy Giorgos and his team. Here you can enjoy every day all kind of sport events on two big TV Screens. They are open from morning until late evening. For important games, kindly reserve your table, though here is a popular spot for sport. Football, hockey and all other sport leagues can be seen here, just contact The New Planet and ask for more information and time table of the games. Reviews: THE BEST! The best sports bar/cafe in Platanias run by Giorgos who is the nicest funniest guy in town. If you want to watch soccer or any other sports Giorgos will do his best to find it for you. Expect a laugh because Giorgos and his waiter little Giorgos will do anything to ensure your evening is great and that you always have a smile on your face. Ian August 2021 Liverpool kamp  Tipp topp stemning Flott betjening Arti med gode og morsomme kommentarer fra de ansatte. Anbefales Liverpool tapte - not so good. Frode Octtober 2022 Stamstedet  Perfekt stop for en øl eller drink og evt. lidt let spise. Super betjening et sted man Verne kommer igen - bestil du bare en fadbamse - de ved hvad du mener ☀️ Odense June 2022

Sohoro - Under The Palms - Beach Bar

Under the palms in    SOHORO  ....the ultimate summer holiday feeling....   Sohoro is found on the beach, in the heart of Platanias, just 10 km away from the city of Chania. Spend your day under the chilling sounds of lounge, soul and trippy down tempo, on a sunbed by the pool or at the beach, under our shady vineyard, or on the elevated sea view veranda. Enjoy your breakfast, lunch or brunch from our signature menu by the chef Lefteris Pendarakis. Taste true Cretan - Mediterranean flavours, always with the best and freshest ingredients, served with a big smile from the Sohoro Team. And make sure you don't leave without experincing the magic sunset down at the beach bar with the company of an exquisite Sohoro cocktail. Open daily 09.00 to sunset...

Stella Po - Signature Clothing

Signature clothing line for women, styling and repairing services. A female designer who make cutome mades clothe for women all ages. 

Marakis Supermarket

Greek name "Bakaliko"

This small supermarket “bakaliko” is well visited both by locals and summer guests.  Marakis supermarket is the oldest in the village, right in the center of Platanias. Here you will always find fresh vegetables from the village and the island. Thrassivoulus and Maria are here every day from morning to evening, making sure you will find the Cretan treasures as Feta Cheese, Graviera cheese, Athotiro cheese, olives per kilo, Cretan wine, Raki and much more. They welcome you with open arms!

  • Where: At Platanias square
  • Open: Daily from early morning to late night
  • Note:Traditional supermarket


Sonio Beach


Open from early morning until late night to give you the very best service. We offer local and imported products, food & beverages, touristic items such as flip flops, hats, sunscreen and much more. Freshly baked bread is available every day.

NEW! We can from this season offer Gluten Free bread.

  • Where: On Platanias mainroad, on the westside of the village.
  • Open: Daily from 08.00-24.00




A large Supermarket for all of your needs. Their wide selection of greek wines, fruit, bread, food, beverages and popular touristic products makes Mylos Supermarket one of the areas most popular shops.

They have just about everything you need for the beach, also newspapers, books, souvenirs, fun lilos and toys for the children and much more.

  • Where: 300 meters west of square, across Mylos tou Keratas restaurant
  • Open: Daily from 08.00 - 24.00
  • Note: They have Scandinavian Products



Mathioulaki Family at Platanias square

The family Mathioulaki has for generations been owners of the main bakery of Platanias. Every day with passion their bakery son Dimitris produce delicious bread filled with Cretan secrets. Try out their white 1/2 kilo bread or their tasteful dark bread. Mathiuolakis bakery offers every day a big variety of fresh baked cheese pies, croissants, baguettes, sweets as donuts, cookies and famous greek desserts Kadaiffi or Galaktobureko. You can also order your coffee here and buy some products in their supermarket further inside the bakery.

  • Where: At the square of Platanias
  • Open: Every day from 07.00-24.00
  • Note: Perfect breakfast stop!




Find Us at Platanias Square!