Destination guide

Take in the oceanfront beauty of Anissaras

The ocean views and gardens provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Anissaras. This relaxing city attracts visitors thanks to its cocktail bars and spas. Palace of Knossos and Heraklion Archaeological Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Anissaras

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Anissaras a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aquaworld Aquarium (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Star Beach Water Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Labyrinth Park (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Crete Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Acqua Plus Water Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Dinosauria Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Anissaras

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Anissaras

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Anissaras is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sarandaris Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Stalis Beach (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Cave of Psychro (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Public Gardens of Iraklion (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Geoponikos Kipos (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Anissaras

The nearest airport is in Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), located 11.4 mi (18.4 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Anissaras?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 450 holiday rentals around Anissaras. From 72 Houses to 162 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 around Anissaras is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Sarandaris Beach: 792 holiday rentals
  • Hania Gate: 898 holiday rentals
  • Heraklion Loggia: 903 holiday rentals
  • Stalis Beach: 1,063 holiday rentals
  • Koules Fortress: 913 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 72 Houses in Anissaras. Our other popular types of Anissaras holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 162 holiday houses
  • Villas: 161 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 3 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 Anissaras?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 263 holiday homes with pool available in Anissaras. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.