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Holiday houses in the West of Crete & holiday apartments in the West of Crete

  • Crete | Holiday houses with pool
    From GBP 418

  • Crete | Sea view
    From GBP 209

  • Crete | Stone houses
    From GBP 329

  • The best properties in Greece
    From GBP 215

  • Greece | Traditional white houses
    From GBP 265

  • Greece | The Mediterranean in front of the doorstep
    From GBP 209

  • Greek | Good and cheap
    From GBP 215

  • Greece | Villas with infinity pools
    From GBP 797

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Where Zeus used to bathe

Crete | Crete is the most popular holiday destination for those people who want to spend their holiday in Greece. Due to the diverse countryside the biggest island in the eastern part of the Mediterranean Sea provides the holiday maker with many alternatives and options. Regardless whether you are seeking a holiday on the beach (more than 1000 kilometers of coastline), want to undertake a hiking tour to the mystic places related to the Greek Gods or just would like to take a stroll through one of the many attractive towns every holidaymaker will find this island an absolute paradise. Crete also welcomes families with children with open arms. The beaches offer the smallest family members a lot of space to play and explore. Those interested in exploring the sea world further down will find a selection of scuba diving schools where you can make your diving license. A popular daytrip is the under nature conservation protected Palm Beach of Vai which can be found on the east side of the island. It is referred to as the Caribbean beach of Europe as its characteristics are a fine white sandy beach surrounded by old palm trees. One of the most beautiful and longest beaches Crete offers can be found in Rethymnon. This is a tourist town with many fish taverns in a Venetian port and numerous small souvenir shops.
One of the main attractions of Crete is the Samaria Gorge on the south side of the island which is the longest in Europe. Those who dare may take a hike along the cliffs. In the Diktaean Cave, that is one of 3000 mountain caves to be found on Crete, you can experience the starting point of Greek Mythology. A legend has it that Zeus was born and raised in the cave of Psycho which is located in Lasithi in Eastern Greece not far away from Heraklion. Another popular tourist attraction is the palace of Knosso which is one of the most well known archeological excavation sites in the world.
When paying a visit to the town of Heraklion you must plan to visit the archaeological museum as it is regarded as one of the most spectacular of its kind with unique artifacts. To round off a lovely day you should also plan to look up one of the many taverns. Here you can take in and be enchanted by the Greek folklore with Mediterranean flair until late into the night.

 

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4.5 out of 5 (161 Customer reviews)
1 The holiday homes and apartments in in the West of Crete have been rated by 161 customers, scoring 4.5 out of 5 houses, on average.

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  • Property no. 602926
    from GBP 477
    for 1 week

    Galatas-Chania, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 120 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (on request), TV, Internet, WLAN, washing machine, dishwasher, sandy beach approx. 4 m, ,
    4.8 out of 5
    4 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 636785
    from GBP 418
    for 1 week

    Xirokampi, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 100 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (on request), satellite TV, Internet, WLAN, washing machine, shingle beach approx. 4 km, ,
    4.3 out of 5
    7 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 603025
    from GBP 441
    for 1 week

    Galatas-Chania, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 120 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (on request), TV, Internet, WLAN, washing machine, dishwasher, sandy beach approx. 4 m, ,
    5.0 out of 5
    1 Customer review
  • Property no. 690121
    from GBP 811
    for 1 week

    Agia Marina, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday apartment for max. 8 persons

    Approx. 140 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (max. 1), TV, Internet, WLAN, washing machine, sandy beach approx. 150 m, ,
  • Property no. 636070
    from GBP 656
    for 1 week

    Chania, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 12 persons

    Approx. 300 m², 6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, pets are allowed (on request), satellite TV, Internet, WLAN, washing machine, dishwasher, beach approx. 18 km, sea approx. 20 km, , ,
    4.5 out of 5
    4 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 690135
    from GBP 418
    for 1 week

    Agia Marina, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday apartment for max. 4 adults + 1 child

    Approx. 70 m², 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets are allowed (max. 1), satellite TV, Internet, WLAN, washing machine, sandy beach approx. 150 m,
    4.0 out of 5
    2 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 212397
    from GBP 920
    for 1 week

    Skoutelonas, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 100 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets not allowed, satellite TV, Internet, washing machine, dishwasher, beach approx. 680 m,
    4.8 out of 5
    5 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 445761
    from GBP 862
    for 1 week

    Kalamitsio Alexandrou, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 108 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (max. 1), satellite TV, Internet, washing machine, dishwasher, beach approx. 6 km,
    5.0 out of 5
    5 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 1148323
    from GBP 954
    for 1 week

    Chania, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 150 m², 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (on request), Complete WLAN coverage, washing machine, dishwasher, sandy beach approx. 5 km, , ,
    5.0 out of 5
    1 Customer review
  • Property no. 1154089
    from GBP 2,386
    for 1 week

    Almyrida, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 8 adults + 1 child

    Approx. 300 m², 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, pets not allowed, satellite TV, Complete WLAN coverage, washing machine, dishwasher, non-smoking property, sandy beach approx. 250 m, ,
    5.0 out of 5
    1 Customer review
  • Property no. 898532
    from GBP 358
    for 1 week

    Douliana, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 2 adults + 2 children

    Approx. 80 m², 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, pets are allowed (on request), TV, Internet, sandy beach approx. 5 km,
    5.0 out of 5
    1 Customer review
  • Property no. 937019
    from GBP 1,181
    for 1 week

    Livadi, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 7 persons

    Approx. 163 m², 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, pets are allowed (on request), satellite TV, Internet, WLAN, washing machine, dishwasher, sandy beach approx. 20 m,
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