Destination guide

The cosy area of Agios Vasileios awaits your stay

The countryside and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Agios Vasileios. Renowned for its snorkelling, spas and coral reefs, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Agios Vasileios

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Agios Vasileios is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Plakias Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Kourtaliotiko Gorge (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Preveli Beach (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Frangokastello Beach (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Lake Kournas (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Rethymnon Municipal Garden (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Agios Vasileios

The nearest airport is in Chania (CHQ-Ioannis Daskalogiannis), located 28.1 mi (45.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), which is 45.1 mi (72.6 km) away.

Where to stay near Agios Vasileios?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,097 holiday rentals near Agios Vasileios. From 496 Houses to 1,039 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Agios Vasileios 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 Agios Vasileios?

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

  • Spili Monastery: 2,218 holiday rentals
  • Kourtaliotiko Gorge: 2,085 holiday rentals
  • Venetian Fountain: 2,243 holiday rentals
  • Plakias Beach: 2,013 holiday rentals
  • Cathedral of the 3 Martyrs: 2,500 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Agios Vasileios 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 Agios Vasileios?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 496 Houses in Agios Vasileios. Our other popular types of Agios Vasileios holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 1,039 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 36 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 36 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Agios Vasileios?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,318 holiday homes with pool available in Agios Vasileios. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.