Quality and innovation based on experience

About us

Douliana Villas and Houses is part of GDs Hotels chain, based in Chania, Crete, Greece.

GDs Hotels is a proud member of the GDs Group of Companies, a beacon of quality and innovation in the travel industry, made of a robust portfolio of 14 companies across travel, real estate, and construction sectors. Our collective strength lies in our diverse team of approximately 300 dedicated professionals, each bringing their unique expertise and passion to create seamless, memorable experiences for our guests and clients.

At GDs Hotels, we’re not just in the business of providing a place to stay; we’re in the business of creating unforgettable holiday experiences in the picturesque landscapes of Western Crete. With three decades of dedication to excellence in hospitality, each GDs Hotel embodies a unique blend of comfort, leisure, and the rich culinary heritage of Crete, ensuring that every moment of your stay is full of the essence of Cretan hospitality, relaxation, and enjoyment of life.

We invite you to immerse yourself in the diverse array of the special accommodations we offer. Whether you’re drawn to the vibrant life of Platanias and Agia Marina or the serene charm of Douliana in the Apokoronas area, our meticulously selected collection of top hotels that we operate, along with an array of villas and houses, is designed to cater to your every preference. Experience the golden sands and crystal-clear waters of Platanias beach at our esteemed Villa Platanias Hotel, or let the day drift away with a refreshing drink in hand on the sandy shores of Agia Marina at Margarita‚Äôs Beach Hotel. For those seeking an all-encompassing holiday experience, Kambos Village Hotel provides an all-inclusive package that promises unparalleled value for families and couples alike, combining convenience with luxury. Meanwhile, our exquisite Douliana Villas are the epitome of sophistication and tranquility, offering a secluded haven for those in pursuit of peace and harmony with nature.

This season, trust GDs Hotels and make your stay more than just a vacation; make it a memorable experience that will be long remembered. Welcome to GDs Hotels. Welcome to the heart of Cretan hospitality.

GDs Group services

– Hotel Accommodation Services
At the heart of our operations, our hotel accommodation services stand as a testament to our unwavering commitment to excellence and personalized care. We take great care to ensure that each hotel we operate is not just a place to stay, but a curated experience tailored to the nuanced preferences of our clients. In the enchanting Chania area, our portfolio boasts an array of properties, each managed exclusively by us, guaranteeing a top level of service and quality that aligns with the distinguished expectations of our guests.

– Villa Accommodation Services
Venturing into the realm of luxury accommodations, our villa accommodation services present an unparalleled selection of exclusive villas, each a jewel in the crown of Cretan hospitality. Combining the traditional village feeling with authenticity and the immersion into Cretan nature, our select collection of exquisite villas stand as a hallmark of our dedication to blending heritage with opulence, offering an escape to a sanctuary of relaxation and comfort.

– Real Estate Services
For those enchanted by the allure of Crete and seeking to lay down roots in this idyllic paradise, our real estate services cater for your particular needs offering you our valued multi-decade expertise. Representing an impressive portfolio of numerous villas, apartments, and houses for sale, GDs Group stands as your trusted guide in the quest to find your dream home in Crete, whether it’s for retirement, holiday, or investment purposes. Each property is a promise of a life not just lived but cherished, in the heart of one of the most captivating islands in the world.

– Transfer Services
Our transfer services are meticulously designed to provide ease and comfort. Whether arriving from the airports of Chania and Heraklion or from one of the harbours of Crete, our range of transportation options including taxis, buses, or minibusses, are at your disposal, ensuring timely and safe transport to your destination, thereby weaving the first threads of an unforgettable holiday experience.

– Tour Operator Services
Our tour operator services offer an extensive array of tours and day trips, aiming to expand your horizon to encompass the rich tapestry of Crete’s landscapes and cultural heritage. Through our selected network of cooperators, we arrange excursions by coach or minibus, inviting you to discover the hidden gems of Crete, each journey being an opportunity to create long remembered memories that resonate with the soul of this ancient land.