Petres beach is located 12 km west of Rethymnon. The west beach is sandy and well organized with umbrellas, chairs, loungers, changing rooms, showers, lifeguard and taverns.
In the eastern part the beach has sand and rocks in the formed coves. At the Eastern part there are also sun loungers and chairs for relaxing and restaurants. The access to Petres beach like the other beaches that lie west of the town of Rethymnon is easy and fast through the highway.