Rethymno is a quiet and picturesque small size Mediterranean town (30.000 inh.). For your economic stay at a central place in Rethymno we have received the following offers from two good quality three star hotels at the centre of the town (very close to the municipal garden and to the central “Tesseris Martyres” square and 10-15 minutes walk to the “Xenia” conference hall)
Hotel JO-AN PALACE (8 Dimitrakaki str., tel. +30 28310 24241, http://www.joan-hotels.gr)
Single: 36 ΕURO, Double: 45 EURO, Triple: 60 ΕURO per day
BRASCOS Hotel (Moatsou & Daskalaki str., tel. +30 28310 23721-4, www.brascos.com)
Single: 30 ΕURO, Double: 40 EURO, Triple: 50 ΕURO per day
You may choose to book to either of these hotels, or find another of your choice. In Rethymno you can find several banks, restaurants, shops and whatever necessary for an untroubled stay.
The University of Crete Campus, where Greece’s richest academic library is located, is situated outside the town, near the village of Gallou. You can easily go there by bus (buses run from the city centre every 30 minutes from 7:30 till 22:00, ticket price 1:20 EURO).