Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Kefalas getaway

Experience the unique character of Kefalas with a stay in a vacation home rental. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Fortezza Castle and Venetian Port are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Kefalas

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Kefalas a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Monumental Olive Tree Samonas (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Volos Shelter (11 mi / 17.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Kefalas

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

  • Georgioupolis Beach (4.3 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Lake Kournas (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Seitan Limania Beach (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Volos Shelter (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Rethymnon Municipal Garden (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Kalathas Beach (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)

Traveling to and around Kefalas

The nearest airport is in Chania (CHQ-Ioannis Daskalogiannis), located 10.8 mi (17.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Kefalas?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 938 holiday lettings near Kefalas. From 174 Houses to 109 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kefalas is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Kefalas?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kefalas:

  • Makris Tichos: 202 holiday homes
  • Halepa: 157 holiday homes
  • Old Town: 246 holiday homes
  • Nea Chora: 188 holiday homes
  • Koum Kapi: 189 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Samaria Gorge: 2,103 holiday lettings
  • Maritime Museum of Crete: 2,341 holiday lettings
  • Institute of Mediterranean Studies: 2,578 holiday lettings
  • Monastery of Preveli: 1,792 holiday lettings
  • Chania Archaeological Museum: 2,318 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kefalas 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.

Can I rent Houses in Kefalas?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 174 Houses in Kefalas. Our other popular types of Kefalas holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 109 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 622 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 13 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kefalas?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 738 holiday homes with pool available in Kefalas. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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