Discover a selection of 1,000 holiday home rentals in Heraklion, GR that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Stayz holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and private pool. Prices start at AU$ 100 per night, and villas and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in Heraklion. Either way, you'll find holiday accommodation for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

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

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)
Natural highlights

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)
How to get there

How to get to and around Heraklion

Fly into Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), the closest airport, located 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Heraklion?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 952 holiday rentals around Heraklion. From 368 villas to 330 flats & 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 around Heraklion is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Hania Gate: 1,233 holiday rentals
  • Heraklion Loggia: 1,239 holiday rentals
  • Hall of the Double Axes: 1,268 holiday rentals
  • Heraklion Port: 1,260 holiday rentals
  • City Walls: 1,233 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 368 Villas in Heraklion. Our other popular types of Heraklion holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 330 holiday houses
  • Houses: 591 holiday houses
  • Studios: 328 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Heraklion?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 465 holiday homes with pool available in Heraklion. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.