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Vacation in a holiday home on Crete

Crete, the largest Greek island is valued both for its natural beauty and remarkable history. From Minoan palaces to Byzantine monasteries and from the isolated caves to the palm fringed beaches, Crete has every ingredient to fascinate a discerning traveller. Choose from the holiday homes on Crete offering spectacular views of the mountain ranges and dramatic gorges or book one of the pretty holiday rentals on the beachfront.

When to visit Crete and things to do

The best time to take a vacation in a holiday home in Crete is during May. It’s the ideal month for swimming and the mountains come alive with vibrant wildflowers. Rent holiday apartments way in advance if you plan a July or August visit. The best holiday homes are quickly booked up during these months making holiday houses hard to come by.

Walking tours of Crete are highly recommended and kayaking is an interesting way of getting around the island. Scuba diving and snorkelling can be enjoyed at the nearby island of Karavos, ideally during Spring and Autumn. The ancient palaces of Knossos and Mallia are a must visit for history lovers. So is the port of Hania in West Crete, which is reminiscent of its beautiful Venetian heritage. Hiking and trekking along the mountains and gorges are very popular here to destinations such as Lefka Ori, Dikti Mountain and Samaria Gorge.

Where to stay in Crete

Good value holiday apartments are mostly located in the inland villages and along the southern shoreline. For sun and sand, retreating to the holiday houses on the north coast is ideal. Crete’s capital city, Iraklio, with its round the clock party culture is also a great place to find holiday rentals. Kalamaki is also a popular destination.


  • Property no. 1536683
    from GBP 674
    for 1 week

    Vlichada, Crete

    Holiday home for max. 7 persons

    Approx. 110 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets not allowed, satellite TV, Internet, , , ,
  • Property no. 1438556
    from GBP 608
    for 1 week

    Vlichada, Crete

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 95 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets not allowed, TV, Internet, Wifi, washing machine, dishwasher, , ,
  • Property no. 1598245
    from GBP 1,379
    for 1 week

    Gouves, Crete

    Holiday home for max. 8 persons

    Approx. 300 m², 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, pets not allowed, satellite TV, Complete Wifi coverage, washing machine, dishwasher, sandy beach approx. 2 km, , , ,
  • Property no. 1335627
    from GBP 805
    for 1 week

    Neo Chorio-Apokoronou, Crete

    Holiday home for max. 5 adults + 2 children

    Approx. 110 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets not allowed, satellite TV, Complete Wifi coverage, washing machine, dishwasher, non-smoking property, sandy beach approx. 10 m, , ,
    5.0 out of 5
    1 Customer review
  • Property no. 1346058
    from GBP 1,062
    for 1 week

    Aspro, Crete

    Holiday home for max. 13 persons

    Approx. 630 m², 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, pets not allowed, TV, Internet, washing machine, dishwasher, sandy beach approx. 1.5 km,
    4.0 out of 5
    1 Customer review
  • Property no. 1533721
    from GBP 336
    for 1 week

    Platanias, Crete

    Holiday home for max. 5 persons

    Approx. 100 m², 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (max. 1), TV, Wifi, dishwasher, sandy beach approx. 2 km,
  • Property no. 1362776
    from GBP 1,152
    for 1 week

    Vederi, Crete

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 120 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets not allowed, satellite TV, Wifi, washing machine, dishwasher, sandy beach approx. 1 km,
    5.0 out of 5
    1 Customer review
  • Property no. 1228775
    from GBP 910
    for 1 week

    Prina, Crete

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 130 m², 2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, pets are allowed (on request), satellite TV, Complete Wifi coverage, washing machine, dishwasher, sandy beach approx. 5 km,
  • Property no. 402078
    from GBP 765
    for 1 week

    Prinos, Crete

    Holiday home for max. 4 adults + 1 child

    Approx. 130 m², 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets not allowed, satellite TV, Internet, Wifi, washing machine, beach approx. 2.5 km,
    5.0 out of 5
    2 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 419332
    from GBP 1,771
    for 1 week

    Kokkino Chorio, Crete

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 150 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (max. 2), TV, Wifi, washing machine, dishwasher, ,
  • Property no. 1308918
    from GBP 975
    for 1 week

    Xirokampi, Crete

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 135 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets not allowed, satellite TV, Wifi, washing machine, dishwasher, sandy beach approx. 4 km, ,
    5.0 out of 5
    7 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 1308916
    from GBP 563
    for 1 week

    Tsivaras, Crete

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 120 m², 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets not allowed, satellite TV, Wifi, washing machine, sandy beach approx. 2 km, ,
    4.3 out of 5
    10 Customer reviews
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