Destination guide

Book a holiday rental for your Sarkhos getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Sarkhos with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Palace of Knossos and Natural History Museum of Crete are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Sarkhos

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sarkhos is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rouvas Gorge (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Ammoudara Beach (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Geoponikos Kipos (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Sfendoni Cave (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Public Gardens of Iraklion (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Psaromoura Beach (12.5 mi / 20 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Sarkhos

The nearest airport is in Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), located 12.2 mi (19.6 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Sarchos?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 149 holiday rentals near Sarchos. From 46 Houses to 43 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sarchos for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Hania Gate: 902 holiday rentals
  • Heraklion Loggia: 904 holiday rentals
  • Beach of Matala: 418 holiday rentals
  • Koules Fortress: 910 holiday rentals
  • Museum of El Greco: 1,017 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sarchos 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 Sarchos?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 46 Houses in Sarchos. Our other popular types of Sarchos holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 43 holiday houses
  • Villas: 49 holiday houses
  • Country houses: 4 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sarchos?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 62 holiday homes with pool available in Sarchos. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.