The seaside resort area of Gerani is situated 13 km from the city center of Chania, and stretches for 5 km west from the resort of Platanias, on the road to Kolymbari.
The entire coastal area of Gerani is a quiet seaside touristic resort which was gradually developed. To date, several hotels have been built, small and privately owned, and some large and luxurious resorts with more amenities. The hotel facilities at Maleme and also the two areas just a few hundred meters east of Pirgos Psilonerou and Gerani are able to keep you at the hotel throughout the day. Several hotels offer all inclusive holidays having their own restaurants, pools snac bars next to the pool and plenty of playgrounds.