Discover a selection of 3,500 holiday rentals in Rethymnon (region), GR 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 £ 90 per night, and villas and houses are popular options for a stay in Rethymnon (region). Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

The beachside setting of Rethymnon is ready to explore

The area's history and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Rethymnon. Travellers especially like the beaches, restaurants and seaside in this romantic and relaxing city. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Seasonal weather in Rethymnon

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Rethymnon

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Rethymnon is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kourtaliotiko Gorge (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Town Beach (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Mount Ida (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Rethymnon Municipal Garden (10.2 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Spilies Beach (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Preveli Beach (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Rethymnon

Fly into Chania (CHQ-Ioannis Daskalogiannis), the closest airport, located 32.2 mi (51.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), which is 32.7 mi (52.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Rethymnon (region)?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,370 holiday lettings around Rethymnon (region). From 1,879 villas to 2,588 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Rethymnon (region)?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Rethymnon (region). From Vrbo UK travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Rethymno: 2,891 holiday homes
  • Mylopotamos: 1,606 holiday homes
  • Dafni: 1,007 holiday homes
  • Stavroménos: 1,417 holiday homes
  • Kouloukonas: 1,121 holiday homes

Vrbo UK offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Rethymnon (region)! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Rethymnon (region)?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Rethymnon (region) with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Rethymno: 2,891 holiday lettings
  • Mylopotamos: 1,606 holiday lettings
  • Kouloukonas: 1,121 holiday lettings
  • Agios Vasileios: 2,304 holiday lettings
  • Amari: 2,102 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Rethymnon (region)?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Rethymnon (region). From Vrbo UK travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Rethymnon Venetian Port: 3,090 holiday rentals
  • Rethymnon Archaeological Museum: 3,105 holiday rentals
  • Rethymnon Town Hall: 3,082 holiday rentals
  • Rethymnon Lighthouse: 3,079 holiday rentals
  • St. Anthony Patsou Gorge: 2,456 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rethymnon (region) listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.