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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 (81 total)

Choose from the following destinations for memorable holidays in Greece.

Steris Beach Hotel Apartments

The beachfront Steris Beach Hotel is located on Rethymno's promenade, overlooking the sea and the beach. It offers a private beach, a swimming pool and a sun terrace.Accommodation at Steris Beach Hotel is air-conditioned and comes with wooden floors,...

Theo Beach Hotel Apartments

Located on a sandy beach in Rethymno, Theo Beach Hotel Apartments offers spacious studios with large balcony with views of the sea and an indoor swimming pool.The air-conditioned studios and apartments at Theo Beach Hotel have a balcony, tea/coffee facilities...

Poseidon Hotel

Hotel Poseidon is situated right across Rethymnon’s sandy beach. It offers a large terrace with views of the sea, soundproofed rooms and free Wi-Fi.The Poseidon provides spacious, renovated rooms with private bathrooms. Most rooms have a private balcony...

Leo Hotel

Situated next to the historic building Loggia on the commercial street of Arkadiou, Hotel Leo offers soundproofed rooms in the heart of Rethymno's cultural centre.The Leo Hotel is located in a 1450 Venetian house. Its stylish rooms are individually...

Olympic Palladium

Olympic Hotel is the ideal place for an accommodation in Rethymnon Crete. In the city centre, Olympic Hotel is next to the most of the vacation in Greece establishments with services competing even luxury hotels in Crete. Furthermore, for those who...

Sgouros Hotel

Sgouros Hotel is located right above the quiet and clean Kitroplatia beach, 200 metres from the town centre of Agios Nikolaos.The hotel is conveniently located 65 km away from Nikos Kazantzakis International Airport and 12 km from the cosmopolitan Elounda...

Residence Gerani

Just above a sandy beach in Amoudara, set within a 5,000-m² garden, Residence Gerani offers spacious accommodation and a pool which overlooks Mirabello Bay.Studios and apartments at Gerani open out to a spacious furnished balcony enjoying sea, pool or...

Lato hotel

Lato Hotel enjoying a privileged location in Agios Nikolaos, overlooking the beautiful Mirabelo bay, just 1.5 kilometres from the city centre, offers free Wi-Fi internet.Surrounded by palm tree gardens, Lato Hotel offers well appointed rooms with mini...

Mirabello Hotel

Situated in the centre of Heraklion, Mirabello Hotel offers air-conditioned rooms with balcony. Nikos Kazantzakis Airport is 4 km away and free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel.Mirabello soundproofed rooms are equipped with TV, refrigerator and...

Hotel Life

Situated just 200 metres from Heraklion Port, Hotel Life offers quality central accommodation with modern amenities, including Wi-Fi access.The hotel is fully air-conditioned throughout. The well-appointed rooms feature a fridge and TV. Some have balconies...

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