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Photo tour:
Chania, Rethymnon, Heraklion, Lasithi

 Crete is the largest Greek island (8300 km2), with a rich history and cultural heritage. It was the center of the Minoan culture, Europe's first civilization (2700-1420 BC). The terrain of Crete are spectacular with 3 main mountains, plateaus, canyons, rivers and caves.

Crete is divided into 4 prefectures. Chania, Rethymno, Heraklion and Lasithi. The island offers beautiful beaches, with 97 of those awarded the blue flag. The multitude of archaeological monuments, museums, monasteries, and high environmental value natural destinations.

In Crete you can enjoy marine sports such as theme parks, water skiing, windsurfing, pedal boats and sports such as tennis, basketball, volleyball, golf, hiking trails, etc.

Average temperatures in Crete range from 11 degrees Celsius (52F) in January to 26 degrees (79F) during July and August. Tourism in Crete mainly lasts from May to October with peak months July and August.

In Crete you can arrive by plane at the airports of Heraklion and Chania. Also by ferry from Piraeus.   


 

Lodges - Crete (82 total)

Choose from the following destinations for memorable holidays in Greece.

Trefon Apartments

Trefon Apartments, part of Motakis Village, located in Platanias since 1982 and situated in a private and quiet area, flanked by palm trees, far away from traffic and aonly 50m from the beach. Our hotel, renovated in 2008, is an ideal place for families...
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Steris Elegant Beach Hotel

Steris Elegant Beach Hotel is located on the promenade of Rethymno, in front of the sea and the beach. Offering a private beach, swimming pool and sun terrace. Steris is less than 10 minutes walk from the Fortezza and the Venetian harbor. Near us are...
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Villa Dimitrios-Eva deluxe-Villa Chara

THE VILLA LUXURY ACCOMODATION FOR YOU This villa is well-suited to either a couple seeking privacy or a family holiday, close to lively city of Rethymno on the island of Crete in Greece, combines the privacy & space of a luxury villa with the amenities...
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Casa dell Aristea

Dating back to the 15th century, this elegantly restored manor house sits on a hill in Atsipopoulo, overlooking Rethymnon’s Old Town. It offers Venetian-style rooms and a large outdoor pool. Rooms at the traditional guesthouse Casa dell’...
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GDM Megaron Hotel

Housed in a listed 1920’s building overlooking the Old Harbour of Heraklion, the prestigious 5-star hotel GDM Megaron offers fine dining, a health club and a rooftop swimming pool. Guests also benefit from free parking.The elegantly furnished guest...
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Galaxy Iraklio Hotel

Located in Heraklion's elegant district, this 5-star hotel offers 2 gourmet restaurants, a free wellness centre and a large freshwater pool. Luxurious rooms feature balconies with pool and city views.All accommodation in Galaxy Iraklio offers work...
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Aquila Porto Rethymno

Next to Rethymno’s beach and just a few minutes’ walk from the old town, Aquila Porto offers modern and well-appointed accommodation with a delicious breakfast included and excellent family entertainment.Each of the rooms at Aquila Porto is decorated...
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Minos Mare Royal

Located on the sandy beach of Platanias, Minos Mare Royal offers rooms with flat screen TVs and CD/DVD players, hot tub and a spa centre with sauna and indoor pool.Surrounded by gardens, Minos Mare Royal offers rooms and suites featuring free internet....
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Sentido Aegean Pearl

Right on the Blue Flag beach at the end of the Rethymno promenade overlooking the Cretan Sea, 5-star Sentido Aegean Pearl provides stylish rooms and a buffet breakfast. The hotel features 3 pools and 2 gourmet restaurants.Rooms at the Aegean Pearl are...
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Aquila Porto Rethymno

Hotel Aquila Porto Rethymno is only six minutes walk from the picturesque Rethymno city old town and is in front of the sea.    Facilities include: main restaurant, restaurant a la Carte, lounge bar and veranda, cafeteria, satellite TV/lounge,...
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