Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Heraklion, GR that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and private pool. Prices start at C$ 49 per night, and villa rentals and condo and apartment rentals are popular options for a stay in Heraklion. Either way, you'll find a rental 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 cafés, shopping and local tours, this city welcomes all visitors. Local cultural sights include Heraklion Archaeological Museum and Natural History Museum of Crete. A vacation 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 cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Heraklion a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 features

Exploring the natural features in Heraklion

Whether you're an adventurous traveler 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 center:

  • 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 center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Heraklion?

Our 2021 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 981 house rentals around Heraklion. From 375 villa rentals to 348 condo and apartment rentals, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Heraklion is on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Heraklion?

Vrbo Canada offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Heraklion. From Vrbo Canada travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Hania Gate: 1,268 home rentals
  • Heraklion Archaeological Museum: 1,290 home rentals
  • Heraklion Port: 1,293 home rentals
  • Shrine at Anemospilia: 1,297 home rentals
  • Palace of Knossos: 1,302 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Heraklion listed on Vrbo Canada where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Heraklion?

Yes, of course. Vrbo Canada has 375 Villas in Heraklion. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Heraklion include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 348 lodging choices
  • Houses: 601 lodging choices
  • Studios: 345 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Heraklion?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 472 vacation homes with pool available in Heraklion.