What are the most popular destinations to visit in Crete Island?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Crete Island. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Ierapetra: 548 holiday homes
  • Rethimno: 2,386 holiday homes
  • Gouves: 544 holiday homes
  • Elounda: 398 holiday homes
  • Plaka: 971 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Crete Island! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Crete Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Crete Island with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Ierapetra: 548 holiday lettings
  • Rethimno: 2,386 holiday lettings
  • Gouves: 544 holiday lettings
  • Elounda: 398 holiday lettings
  • Plaka: 971 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Crete Island?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Crete Island are:

  • Nikos Kazantzakis Airport (HER): 779 self catering accommodations
  • Sitia Airport (JSH): 259 self catering accommodations
  • Souda Airport (CHQ): 2,290 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Crete Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Crete Island. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Falassarna Beach: 866 holiday rentals
  • Samaria Gorge: 2,103 holiday rentals
  • Mount Ida: 1,844 holiday rentals
  • Maritime Museum of Crete: 2,308 holiday rentals
  • Spili Monastery: 2,039 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Crete Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.