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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.

Aloe Apartments

Aloe Apartments are situated only 30 metres from the sandy beach, as well as very close to the old town of Rethymnon. The complex offers fully equipped studios and free wireless internet.The modern complex offers 14 spacious and airy studios and apartments...
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Leonidas Hotel & Apartments

Hotel Leonidas is situated just 50 meters from the main beach, in the area of Kallithea, in Rethymnon. It offers a dining room and a bar.The recently renovated hotel offers 25 air-conditioned studios and apartments with kitchenette facilities. Each has...
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Park Hotel

The year-round Park Hotel is located 250 metres from Amoudara Beach. It features a fresh-water swimming pool, snack bar and a restaurant serving local delicacies.All rooms are air-conditioned and further equipped with phone, TV, safe and fridge. The...
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Rea Hotel

Hotel Rea offers simple and functional accommodation in a convenient location, adjacent to Heraklion’s Historical Museum of Crete. Free parking is available close by.Air-conditioned rooms at the Rea are all equipped with free Wi-Fi. Rooms come with...
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Perla Apartments

Overlooking the gulf of Mirabello, on the coastal road of Agios Nikolaos, Perla Apartments offers rooms with kitchenette and free Wi-Fi. Within walking distance, guests can reach the centre of Agios Nikolaos town. All apartments at Perla have a balcony...
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Alantha Apartments

This is a small and friendly family run complex situated in a quiet street just 5 minutes from the town centre and a 3-minute walk to a sandy beach. For our guests comfort and peace of mind the hotel also offers taxi transfers to/from the airport upon...
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Candia Park Village

Boasting a waterfront location, Candia Park Village features 4-star accommodation overlooking the Mirabello Bay. It has 3 pools, 2 private beaches with sun beds and umbrellas, and a children’s club.The air-conditioned rooms of Candia Park are spacious...
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Vangelis Villas

Situated directly on the coastline, just 2 km from Ammoudara’s sandy beach, family-run Villas Vangelis offers unobstructed views over Mirampelos Bay. The villas feature a 7,000 m2 garden, traditional Cretan architecture and a swimming pool.All Vangelis...
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Iberostar Mirabello Beach & Village

Right on the seafront, on the fine sandy beach of Mirabello, the Iberostar Mirabello Beach & Village offers sea-view accommodation 2 km from Agios Nikolaos and close to Elounda.Hotel Iberostar Mirabello offers a mini spa with indoor pool, 4 outdoor...
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Odos Oneiron

Housed in a restored 17th-century Venetian building, Odos Oneiron lies in Chania’s historic district, Splantzia. It features a fragrant courtyard and air-conditioned suites with traditional balconies.Rooms at Odos Oneiron boast traditional character....
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