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Popular Lettings in Crete

Holiday home for 10 people, with lake view and view as well as garden
4.8
1 review
South Crete
from
£63per night
Villa for 3 people, with pool and garden
5.0
9 reviews
South Crete
from
£76per night
Villa for 9 people, with pool and garden
5.0
19 reviews
South Crete
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£104per night
Holiday home for 11 people, with pool and garden, with pets
4.0
1 review
Rethymnon, North Crete
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£59per night
Villa for 8 people, with pool and garden
5.0
6 reviews
Rethymnon, North Crete
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£100per night
Holiday home for 4 people
4.2
21 reviews
Gortynia, South Crete
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£60per night
Villa for 8 people, with pool and garden
4.2
13 reviews
Apokoronas, North Crete
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£115per night
Apartment for 4 people, with terrace
4.5
157 reviews
Chania, North Crete
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£37per night
Apartment for 2 people, with balcony
Viannos, South Crete
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£36per night
Holiday home for 4 people, with terrace
4 pers., 2 bedrooms, 60m², 400m to the beach
3.8
2 reviews
Sitia, North Crete
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£37per night
Villa for 6 people, with pool and balcony
6 pers., 2 bedrooms, 100m²
5.0
9 reviews
Anogia, North Crete
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£118per night
Villa for 15 people, with pool and garden
15 pers., 5 bedrooms, 250m², 70m to the beach
Rethymnon, North Crete
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£221per night
Holiday home for 8 people, with garden and pool
8 pers., 5 bedrooms, 250m², 350m to the beach
Hersonissos, North Crete
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£110per night
Holiday home for 8 people, with garden and pool
Hersonissos, North Crete
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£114per night
Holiday home for 8 people, with pool and garden
4.6
10 reviews
Apokoronas, North Crete
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£213per night
Holiday home for 4 people, with garden
4 pers., 3 bedrooms, 115m², 20m to the beach
5.0
1 review
Kissamos, North Crete
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£56per night
Holiday home for 4 people, with garden
4 pers., 1 bedrooms, 45m², 700m to the beach
4.5
2 reviews
Sitia, North Crete
from
£44per night
Holiday home for 6 people, with garden and view
6 pers., 3 bedrooms, 150m², 600m to the beach
4.1
4 reviews
Hersonissos, North Crete
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£83per night
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Highlights in Crete

  • The palace of Knossos
  • Samaria National Park
  • Heraklion Archaeological museum
  • old town Rethymnon
  • Elounda and Lake Voulismeni

Most popular in Crete

Pool 3,994
Internet 6,235
Pet allowed 1,343
Balcony/Terrace 5,374
TV 5,939
Air condition 6,163
Garden 4,148
Parking 5,577
Washing machine 5,372

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Prices and availability

Prices

February
March
April
May
June
July
£230
25 Jan - 01 Feb
£130 per night
01 Feb - 08 Feb
£126 per night
08 Feb - 15 Feb
£123 per night
15 Feb - 22 Feb
£116 per night
22 Feb - 29 Feb
£119 per night
29 Feb - 07 Mar
£120 per night
07 Mar - 14 Mar
£113 per night
14 Mar - 21 Mar
£117 per night
21 Mar - 28 Mar
£125 per night
28 Mar - 04 Apr
£125 per night
04 Apr - 11 Apr
£134 per night
11 Apr - 18 Apr
£151 per night
18 Apr - 25 Apr
£152 per night
25 Apr - 02 May
£150 per night
02 May - 09 May
£156 per night
09 May - 16 May
£155 per night
16 May - 23 May
£151 per night
23 May - 30 May
£157 per night
30 May - 06 Jun
£169 per night
06 Jun - 13 Jun
£181 per night
13 Jun - 20 Jun
£185 per night
20 Jun - 27 Jun
£192 per night
27 Jun - 04 Jul
£210 per night
04 Jul - 11 Jul
£230 per night
Average price per week

Availabilities

February
March
April
May
June
July
73 %
25 Jan - 01 Feb
50 %
01 Feb - 08 Feb
51 %
08 Feb - 15 Feb
51 %
15 Feb - 22 Feb
51 %
22 Feb - 29 Feb
51 %
29 Feb - 07 Mar
51 %
07 Mar - 14 Mar
55 %
14 Mar - 21 Mar
55 %
21 Mar - 28 Mar
60 %
28 Mar - 04 Apr
59 %
04 Apr - 11 Apr
69 %
11 Apr - 18 Apr
68 %
18 Apr - 25 Apr
71 %
25 Apr - 02 May
69 %
02 May - 09 May
73 %
09 May - 16 May
72 %
16 May - 23 May
69 %
23 May - 30 May
65 %
30 May - 06 Jun
65 %
06 Jun - 13 Jun
67 %
13 Jun - 20 Jun
66 %
20 Jun - 27 Jun
66 %
27 Jun - 04 Jul
65 %
04 Jul - 11 Jul
67 %
Percentage of available lettings

Holiday rentals and lettings in Crete

Looking for holiday rentals in Crete?

.Whatever you have in mind for your holiday, Crete offers a wide range of properties in outstanding surroundings. These villas will make you feel like you are at home. Magical views, breathtaking beaches, friendly people and delicious food create an atmosphere to simply “get away from it all”. So, let your villa holidays start here. Explore the Minoan civilisation, roam the mountain villages, enjoy the nature or simply relax by your private pool. Take a dip into some of the clearest waters you will see in Europe. Crete basks in pure sunshine. Enjoy a holiday home near the greatest beaches. Some of them include Elafonisi, Stalis Beach, Balos, Preveli or Vai.

Spacious holiday rentals

A large and great selection for all sizes and budgets. Family villas are the most popular choice if you travel with children or with your family. These holiday lettings with a capacity of 8 guests and more, are usually suitable for 2-3 families or one big family. Fully equipped with all modern facilities, a swimming pool and some of them with special facilities for kids such as playgrounds. Looking for the perfect location? Many holiday lettings are close to the popular points of interest such as Rethymnon Venetian Port, Agios Nikolaos, Elounda and Heraklion.

Holiday in Crete

The area and getting around

Heaven on Earth?

The largest Greek island, never disappoints. It’s defiantly, proudly different. Want to explore and visit the best destinations? A foodie heaven? Or just a place that combines the beaches with the history? Crete has it all. A good quality road system and an excellent taxi, coach and ferry services will make your journey simple and pleasant. Crete is very well organised for travellers. A destination with one of the longest summers on the continent. Autumn is ideal for dodging the crowds. What about food? Cretan cuisine enhances the Mediterranean diet and dishes. Tzatziki, dakos, Greek yoghourt, Cretan cheese pie, raki and salads drizzled with olive oil will take you to a real foodie heaven.

Travelers and related activities

Adventure awaits. Crete’s got you covered!

As an island, Crete is a perfect destination for relaxing at the beach. However, there’s much more to fit in your trip. Consider yourself a fully-fledged hiking nut with a desire for untrodden gorges and peaks? From the dramatic Samaria gorges to the White Mountains and the ridges of Mount Ida topping out at 2.400 metres, there are trails and gullies aplenty to conquer. Nature lovers can opt for birdwatching. Underwater world is what you fancy? The island is a paradise for divers with its dramatic rocky scenery and crystal-clear blue waters. Nine miles from Agia Pelagia lies the famous Dia wreck that has been resting under the sea for more than 130 years. Dia island is one of the most recommended spots to explore this marine world. If you love water you also have a great choice of adrenaline pumping activities such as waterskiing, parasailing, jet ski and much more. Join in on a boat day-trip to Spinalonga island, Balos Lagoon, Gramvousa island or Loutro to enjoy an unforgettable sailing experience. Are you a driver with a penchant for riding unknown roads? You will find empty roads that wind past long-lost hamlets and explore the best wine routes scattered around the island.

Crete’s waters and coastline are the clearest throughout Europe. They are so clear you can enjoy a 40-metre view from above.

Top 5 spots and travel tips

1.Chania

Hania or Khania is the main town in Western Crete It was the capital until 1971. It’s a perfect place to explore on foot. Romantic alleys, buildings enclosed within the remains of 16th-century walls, a fishing harbour and overlooking the Aegean Sea. This is the ideal base for visiting the beaches of Elafonissi and Balos or go hiking in Samaria Gorge.

2.Samaria Gorge

Looking for a challenge?Located in the Samaria National Park, this impressive gorge descends to arrive at the Libyan Sea in Agia Roumeli. This visit requires more effort than others. The stony path is quite challenging and depending on a person’s speed and fitness level , the hike can take between 4 to 7 hours. At the end of the trek you can hire a boat to Chora Sfakion. The park is open to visitors from May to mid-October.

3.The island’s capital, Heraklion

This is the base for visiting Knossos and exploring central Crete. Heraklion grew up around the sea and the old town focuses on the harbour. Koules is its most notable monument. The old town is surrounded by massive defensive walls. Inside, the pedestrian-only streets are lined by shops, cafés, churches, buildings and boutiques.

4.Agios Nikolaos

Located in eastern Crete, on Mirabello Bay, Agios Nikolaos offers a mix of the modern and the traditional. Lots of legends and rumours are always swirling about the town’s Lake Voulimeni, an almost perfectly circular body of water. From here you can visit the Diktean Cave, the charming village of Kritsa, the 13th-century church of Panagia Kera or take a boat trip to Spinalonga Island.

5.Preparing your trip to Crete

If you look for beaches and good weather to enjoy everything the island has to offer, May from October is the best time to go. Currency exchange is better in the banks.The most popular souvenirs are leather goods, jewelry and crafts made by local artisans.If you want some wine go directly to the winery. Tipping is a common thing in restaurants and cafes and some of them include the service charge in the total score.

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