Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Mylopotamos

Learn about the unique charm of Mylopotamos with a stay in a holiday home rental. Renowned for its diving, zoo and horse riding, this city welcomes all visitors. Fortezza Castle and Natural History Museum of Crete are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Mylopotamos

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Mylopotamos is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Melidoni Cave (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Sfendoni Cave (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Spilies Beach (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Mount Ida (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Psaromoura Beach (14.3 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Mononaftis Beach (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Mylopotamos

The nearest airport is in Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), located 22.5 mi (36.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Chania (CHQ-Ioannis Daskalogiannis), which is 38 mi (61.1 km) away.

Where to stay near Mylopotamos?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,361 holiday rentals near Mylopotamos. From 273 Houses to 262 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mylopotamos is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Plakias Beach: 1,973 holiday rentals
  • Hania Gate: 854 holiday rentals
  • Heraklion Loggia: 859 holiday rentals
  • Venetian Loggia: 2,717 holiday rentals
  • Erofili Theatre: 2,761 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mylopotamos listed on Stayz 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 Mylopotamos?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 273 Houses in Mylopotamos. Our other popular types of Mylopotamos holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 262 holiday houses
  • Villas: 752 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 24 holiday houses

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 Mylopotamos?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 976 holiday homes with pool available in Mylopotamos. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.