What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Chania?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Chania. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Loutraki Beach: 2,331 holiday lettings
  • War Museum of Chania: 2,326 holiday lettings
  • Katholiko Monastery: 2,007 holiday lettings
  • Holy Monastery of Agia Triada of Jagarolon: 2,124 holiday lettings
  • Venetian Great Arsenal: 2,304 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Chania listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

The historic city of Chania awaits you

Come and experience Chania and its monuments, museums and history. Travelers to this relaxing city praise the cafés, beaches and archaeology. Venetian Port and Chania Lighthouse are just a couple of the must-sees. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities and attractions in Chania

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Chania a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Monumental Olive Tree Samonas (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Volos Shelter (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)

Seasonal weather in Chania

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 86°F.

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Chania

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Chania is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chania Municipal Garden (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Koum Kapi Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Nea Chora Beach (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Golden Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Agioi Apostoloi Beach (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Kalamaki Beach (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)