Magnificent beaches are found along the coasts of Rethymno, both on the northern and the southern side of the prefecture. Rethymno beaches on the northern side are more organized and popular, lined up with hotels, restaurants, cafeterias and water sports centers. Most Rethymno beaches on the southern side remain untouched by tourism and ideal for total privacy. A drive around will bring you to fabulous places to relax. You will find below a list with the best beaches in Rethymno Crete.
Guide to 21 beaches
Discover our guide to 21 beautiful Rethymno beaches. They are all presented with detailed description, photos and their location on a map of Rethymno. For the most popular spots, we also provide information about sightseeing in the area, a selection of hotels and reviews.