Discover a selection of 1,000 holiday rentals in Hersonissos that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and private pool. Prices start at £ 125 per night, and villas and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in Hersonissos. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Hersonissos

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Hersonissos. Travellers especially like the cafes, sporting events and cocktail bars in this romantic and relaxing city. Palace of Knossos and Heraklion Archaeological Museum 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.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Hersonissos

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Hersonissos a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Labyrinth Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Aquaworld Aquarium (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Crete Golf Club (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Acqua Plus Water Park (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Star Beach Water Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Dinosauria Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Hersonissos

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 features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Hersonissos

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

  • Sarandaris Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Stalis Beach (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Cave of Psychro (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Public Gardens of Iraklion (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Geoponikos Kipos (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Ammoudara Beach (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Hersonissos

Fly into Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), the closest airport, located 11.2 mi (18 km) from the city centre.

Can I find a vacation rental around Hersonissos?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 998 vacation rentals near Hersonissos. From 324 villas to 396 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Hersonissos for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.