Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Hersonissos, 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 swimming pools and kitchens. Prices start at $107 per night, and villas and houses are popular options for a stay in Hersonissos. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Hersonissos

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Hersonissos. Travelers like the cafés, 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-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Hersonissos

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

  • 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)

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 83°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 center:

  • 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

Traveling to and around Hersonissos

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

How many vacation rentals are available around Hersonissos, GR?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 929 vacation rentals around Hersonissos. From 316 villa rentals to 179 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a beach property in Hersonissos?

Crystalline waters, smooth sands and blue skies as your backdrop. If that's your own personal heaven, now's your opportunity to get your bliss on. Vrbo has 358 rental properties by the beach to take your pick of. Alternatively, you may like to try something a little different. Vrbo has a broad range of rental options to pick from, including:

  • 228 seaside vacation rentals.
  • 203 village vacation rentals.
  • 187 ocean-view vacation rentals.

Can I rent an apartment in Hersonissos?

If you're keen for some space to spread out your things, chill out and maybe even do a bit of home cooking, you're going to love climbing the stairs up to your very own apartment. Vrbo has 383 for you to select from here. If you get in quickly, you could spend as little as $20 a night. If that doesn't agree with your squad's taste, we've got a range of other rental options available, such as:

  • Villa: 316 vacation homes. Prices start from $73 per night.
  • Hotel: 188 vacation homes. Prices start from $26 per night.
  • House: 167 vacation homes. Prices start from $41 per night.

Can I stay in Hersonissos in a large group?

There's nothing more memorable than being somewhere new with close friends and family. And the good news is Vrbo has options suitable for big groups. Apartment vacation homes are the preferred option for large groups of visitors, with 46 available here. Around the area, the rental properties that are suitable for larger sized groups include:

  • Are you looking for vacation homes that can fit 5 people? We have 140 that will suit. Prices start from $21 per night.
  • If you have 6 in your family, you'll be happy to learn that there are 134 vacation homes suitable. You can get one for as little as $32 a night.
  • Arranging a trip away with a group of 8? We have 75 vacation homes that will suit. Prices begin at just $98 a night.

You and all your besties will be well looked after when you plan your Hersonissos escape with us!

Where are the cheapest rentals in Hersonissos?

Vrbo has loads of terrific cost-effective rentals. Treat your squad to a memorable evening out or extend your trip with the pennies you save. You can always count on there being a fantastic deal waiting for you in or around Ammoudara. With 7 rentals available at an average price of $136 a night, a stay in this well-known area is sure to get your getaway started on the right foot!