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Can't find Golden Beach Hotel?Any help?

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Can't find Golden Beach Hotel?Any help?

Hi whenever I put Golden Beach Hotel Rethymnon into trip advisor search & click on photos, pics of ?Edem hotel Platanias come up which doesn't look the same as in the Thomson brochure.Is Rethymnon the same place or near Platanias?And is the hotel the same with perhaps pics taken from different angle?Thanks.

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1. Re: Can't find Golden Beach Hotel?Any help?

Is this the hotel?

http://www.golden-beach-hotel.com/home/

If so, it is inAdelianos Kampos, which is a very short (1km or so) distance from Platanes/Platanias, which in turn is a beach sbuurb about 6km east of Rethymnon old town.

Note that (confusingly) there is another Platanias to the west of Chania!

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2. Re: Can't find Golden Beach Hotel?Any help?

Thanks Steve.....this may be the hotel.Its very confusing Thomson give an address in Rethymnon though.Also their pics are of the pool looking out to sea so unsure what it looks like looking in from the sea.

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3. Re: Can't find Golden Beach Hotel?Any help?

I agree that the pics of the hotel facing the sea look nothing like those inland - but maybe that is what it's like. All TOs seem to class anywhere within 12km of Rethymnon as being in Rethymnon. It's up to the customer to find out (as YOU have) that here are a lot of different villages involved.

In terms of position, as long as you don't want to be within walking distance of the old town, I would say that this looks like a good position.

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hi

look up the site''holidaycheck.com/golden beach hotel rethymnon''

plenty of pics and videos

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5. Re: Can't find Golden Beach Hotel?Any help?

Although I feel it's a bit misleading to tourists when tour operators say that hotels in Platanes/Adelianos Kampos etc are in Rethymnon, these villages/resorts are in the Municipality of Rethymnon so that's how they get away with it.

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