Just 500 metres from Plakias Beach, Anthos Apartments offers self-catered rooms with a balcony overlooking the Cretan sea or olive groves. The hotel features a swimming pool and free Wi-Fi. The spacious, air-conditioned apartments include a living room with a satellite TV and DVD player. Each fully-equipped kitchen features a fridge, an oven and a dining area. Buffet breakfast can be enjoyed daily. The hotel owners run a tavern with local dishes 500 metres away from the property. Once a week, there is a Cretan night with traditional live music and dancing. The hotel features a children’s pool. Horse riding facilities are available on site. Plakias is a traditional village with shops that sell local olive oil. Guests are within a 5-minute drive from sandy beaches such as Amoudi. Free private parking is possible on site.