Discover a selection of 78 vacation rentals in Chania, 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 private pools. Prices start at $86 per night, and villas and houses are popular options for a stay in Chania. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Chania
Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Chania

Enjoy the area's monuments, museums and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Chania. Well known for its cafes, beaches and archaeology, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters, and sometimes even a hot tub for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Chania

Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Chania has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Limnoupolis Water Park (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Manousakis Winery (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Karavitakis Winery (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Dourakis Winery (15.6 mi / 25 km)
  • Ethniko Athlitiko Kentro Chanion (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Volos Shelter (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Chania

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 79°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Chania

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Chania is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Agia Marina Beach (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Nea Chora Beach (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Golden Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Agioi Apostoloi Beach (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Kalamaki Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Stalos Beach (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Chania

Fly into Ioannis Daskalogiannis Airport (CHQ), the closest airport, located 7.1 mi (11.4 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Chania?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now that's a vacation. Now's the time to pack your suitcase and escape to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Chania:

  • Around 25 miles from the center of Chania, it's hard to top "Villa Anastasia Prines". It has 3 bedrooms and a range of amenities including a hair dryer and a DVD player.
  • "Vista Del Puerto" also promises a memorable getaway, offering 2 bedrooms, a nearby bay, a balcony and more. It's around 0.1 miles from Chania.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Chania vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Chania?

Your Monday to Friday will be easier to face if you've got something spectacular organized for the weekend. Give yourself something fun to look forward to by locking in one of these top weekend getaways in or near Chania:

  • If spending time in the great outdoors is a must for you, book a night or two at "Private Ground Floor Studio Apart 4". Around 0.1 miles southeast of Chania, it's near Diktina Beach and Aradena Gorge. Amenities at this escape include pet-friendly services and nearby ecotour services.
  • Another great option is "Home With Courtyard In Beating Heart Of Old Town", which is around 0.1 miles northeast of Chania. When you're not cozying up in your rental making the most of air conditioning and shopping, be sure to visit Agia Marina Beach and Polirizos Beach.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Chania?

Studio apartments are tough to beat when it comes to character, convenience and location. Get cozy in one of these studio apartments for rent in or near Chania and get a taste of the buzzing local vibe:

  • Make "Pennys Modern Rooms | Ground Floor Room In Chania Old Town" your home for a couple of days or more. This sought-after vacation rental comes with amenities including a nearby marina and air conditioning.
  • "Studio Kiara B2 Old Harbor" is another awesome choice. Settle in and take advantage of a hair dryer, air conditioning and more.

When it's time to leave your studio apartment and do some sightseeing, there's loads to keep you busy around Chania. Into culture? Organize a visit to Geoponikos Kipos and Municipal Gallery of Lefteris Kanakakis.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Chania?

Short-term rentals aren't hard to find in and around Chania. Stay a night or two in a penthouse, a resort-style apartment or a home that'll fit the family. No matter what type of property you're searching for, you'll find the right place with Vrbo. These are some of our favorites:

  • If you'd like to be close to the action, "Dorotheou House In Chania Old Town" will suit your style. It's within easy reach of the center of Chania and an excellent base to check out attractions like Mount Ida and Sfendoni Cave.
  • Sleep, eat and explore from "Dorothy's Dream: Amazing View, History And Luxury", another excellent option. Museum of Grylios and Nikos Xylouris Home should be on your itinerary when you're ready to sightsee.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Chania?

Forget chocolates and flowers. Sometimes all you need is to escape for the weekend, just you and your beloved. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Chania that would make even Cupid swoon. Here are a few that'll sweep you off your feet:

  • Sneak off on Friday for a few passion-filled nights at "Villa Anastasia Prines". Located around 25 miles from Chania, this place comes with plenty of nice touches, including a fireplace and a swimming pool.
  • "Vista Del Puerto" is another popular option guaranteed to woo you. It's around 0.1 miles from Chania and comes with beauty services and a nearby bay.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Chania?

Big groups mean a whole lot of fun. They also mean finding a place that'll easily fit your entire squad. Browse our large group vacation rentals in or around Chania and get everyone together under one roof:

  • There's loads of room to spread out at "Dorothy's Dream: Amazing View, History And Luxury". Around 0.1 miles northeast of Chania, this impressive retreat has 4 bedrooms sleeping up to 13 guests. Top amenities include a nearby waterfront and a kitchen.
  • "Brand New, Offers Unique Location With Magnificent Panoramic Sea And City Views" is another excellent option. It's around 2 miles to the southwest of Chania, has 6 bedrooms and accommodates up to 12 guests. A swimming pool and a water park are among the things designed to make your stay even more memorable.

Are there large vacation rentals that sleep 30 or more in or near Chania?

Whether you're hosting a big party or a break with friends and loved ones, we can help you find the right place for your group. Send invites out to your gang and browse these large vacation rentals in or around Chania:

  • "Friendly To Families And Couples Splendid Panoramic View": With 4 bedrooms accommodating as many as 31 people, space is no issue at this sizable rental. A kitchen and a fireplace are just a taste of its many amenities.
  • "Villa Valentina Chania, Kalathas": Get your entire party's tick of approval at this rental which comes with a garden and a swimming pool. Offering 5 bedrooms, up to 30 guests can stay and play here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Chania?

Of all the conveniences a vacation rental can offer, a pool delivers the most fun. Browse these houses for rent with a pool in or near Chania and spend your days splashing around. Just don't forget to bring your inflatable doughnut:

  • Treat your loved ones to an unforgettable break at "Dorotheou House In Chania Old Town". There's plenty to love about this escape apart from its pool, such as a microwave oven and free toiletries.
  • Otherwise, recharge your batteries at "Metropolis House, 3 Bd, 2 Ba". As well as its inviting pool, you'll also have use of on-site watersports and a nearby coin laundry.

Not sure what the weather is like in Chania? It has a mediterranean climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 70 ºF to 80 ºF. If you're after more inspiration on where to stay in this popular destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to browse through our entire range of Chania vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Chania?

Every get-together with the family should be memorable. Whether you're planning some time away with the kids or a party with relatives, Vrbo's large family vacation rentals in or near Chania offer a comfy home away from home with ample space for everyone:

  • Get everyone together at "Home With Courtyard In Beating Heart Of Old Town", which has 4 bedrooms sleeping up to 8 guests. This escape is located 0.1 miles to the northeast of Chania and features amenities such as on-site watersports and a dining table.
  • Another top option is "Dorotheou House In Chania Old Town". This vacation rental is 0.1 miles southeast of Chania and features a balcony, a living room and more. With 3 bedrooms accommodating up to 8 people, don't worry about leaving anyone off your invitation list.

If you're chasing family-friendly attractions around the area, you won't have to go far. Cretaquarium, Watercity Waterpark and Dinosauria Park promise lots of fun for both adults and kids.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Chania?

Take a dip anytime you please when you stay at one of our large rental houses with an indoor pool. Pack your favorite swimsuit and consider these retreats in or near Chania that come with this brag-worthy perk:

  • Invite family and friends over for a leisurely paddle around at "Lux Villa Spa And Tennis Jacuzzi And Indoor Pool Bbq And Gym". This rental has space to spare, with 5 bedrooms comfortably sleeping 12 people. A sauna and a swimming pool are other things to love about this place.
  • In addition to its impressive indoor pool, "Private Luxury Villa" comes with a fireplace and a beach view. It has 3 bedrooms that can cater for up to 7 people, so you can bring the whole gang along.

If you're curious about other options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Chania vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

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