Where to stay near Heraklion?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 514 holiday rentals near Heraklion. From 201 Villas to 195 Studios, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Heraklion 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 Heraklion?

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

  • Hania Gate: 678 holiday rentals
  • Museum of the Battle for Crete and National Resistance: 685 holiday rentals
  • Heraklion Museum of Religious Art: 686 holiday rentals
  • Agia Ekaterini Church: 674 holiday rentals
  • Public Gardens of Iraklion: 680 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Heraklion 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 Villas in Heraklion?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 201 Villas in Heraklion. Our other popular types of Heraklion holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 195 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 190 holiday houses
  • Houses: 96 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Heraklion?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 221 holiday homes with pool available in Heraklion. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Explore the waterfront setting in Heraklion

    Come and experience Heraklion and its museums, monuments and history. Renowned for its cafes, shopping and local tours, this city welcomes all visitors. Local cultural sights include Heraklion Archaeological Museum and Natural History Museum of Crete. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

    Activities and attractions in Heraklion

    Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Heraklion a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Watercity Waterpark (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
    • Cretaquarium (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
    • Dinosauria Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
    • Labyrinth Park (13 mi / 20.9 km)
    • Crete Golf Club (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
    • Acqua Plus Water Park (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Heraklion

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Heraklion is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Public Gardens of Iraklion (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Geoponikos Kipos (0.6 mi / 1 km)
    • Ammoudara Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
    • Psaromoura Beach (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
    • Mononaftis Beach (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
    • Sarandaris Beach (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)