Where to stay around Heraklion, GR?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 546 vacation rentals near Heraklion. From 200 villas to 199 apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Heraklion for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Heraklion?

VRBO offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Heraklion. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Public Gardens of Iraklion: 726 vacation rentals
  • Hania Gate: 717 vacation rentals
  • Heraklion Museum of Religious Art: 719 vacation rentals
  • Agia Ekaterini Church: 708 vacation rentals
  • Museum of the Battle for Crete and National Resistance: 733 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Heraklion listed on VRBO 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 has 200 villas in Heraklion. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Heraklion include:

  • Apartments: 199 rentals available
  • Houses: 118 rentals available
  • Studios: 8 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including country houses and more.

Can I rent mountain view rentals in Heraklion?

Absolutely, VRBO has 141 mountain view rentals in Heraklion. You have also many other possibilities in Heraklion area, including:

  • Beach view rentals: 115 rentals
  • Golf rental rentals: 104 rentals
  • Ocean view rentals: 104 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with online bookable in Heraklion?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with online bookable among our 546 vacation rentals with online bookable available in Heraklion. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    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 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)

    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)