Discover a selection of 40 vacation rentals in Magnisia, Rethimno 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 private pools and swimming pools. Prices start at $54 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Magnisia. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Magnisia
Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Magnisia getaway

Experience the unique character of Magnisia with a stay in a vacation home rental. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters, and sometimes even a hot tub for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Magnisia

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Magnisia a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Horse Park Rethymno (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Rethimno Kart (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Reptisland (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Magnisia

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Magnisia. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Spilies Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Platanes Beach (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Melidoni Cave (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Rethymnon Municipal Garden (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Mount Ida (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Kourtaliotiko Gorge (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Magnisia

Fly into Ioannis Daskalogiannis Airport (CHQ), the closest airport, located 28.5 mi (45.8 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Magnisia?

Whatever your vacation needs, you'll find a rental in or around Magnisia that's a match made in heaven. These are some of our top picks:

  • "Villa Anastasia Prines" is popular with guests. Around 11 miles from Magnisia, it has 3 bedrooms and plenty of useful amenities, including children's toys and a barbecue grill.
  • "Villa 4 Seasons, Pool And Garden" is another winner, offering 5 bedrooms, a wood stove, a stovetop and more. It's around 1 mile from Magnisia.

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

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

There's nothing like squeezing in a short break to make you feel alive again. Pack your overnight bag and take a breather at one of these superb weekend getaways in and near Magnisia:

  • Escape the daily grind at "Aelia Residence, A Luxurious Pampering Experience Heated Whirlpool", which is around 1 mile to the northeast of central Magnisia. There's plenty of nature and adventure to keep you on the go here. Do some sailing and cycling or just explore the sights of White Mountains and Ammoúdi.
  • Alternatively, enjoy some downtime at "Stunning Seaview And Private Pool Villa 500m By The Sea". About 1 mile north of Magnisia, fun activities around here include windsurfing and surfing and boogie boarding. Rather see the sights? Don't miss Komos Beach and Reptisland.

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

Generally small, easy on the wallet and conveniently located, it's hard not to fall for the charms of a studio apartment. Make yourself comfortable in one of these vacation rentals and experience the culture of Magnisia up close:

  • Get out and explore from the comfort of "Apartment For 2 With Wonderful Seaview". This vacation rental is a popular base for seeing the sights and features amenities including an oven and free toiletries.
  • Alternatively, spend your escape at "Rural Villa, Private Pool, Near Tavern", which offers conveniences such as a fridge and daily housekeeping services.

With the moolah you save on your studio apartment, you'll be able to see even more of Magnisia. Cultural attractions like Rethimnon Archaeological Museum and Municipal Gallery of Lefteris Kanakakis will help you get a feel for the character of this destination.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Magnisia?

Short-term rentals aren't hard to find in and around Magnisia. Stay a night or two in an upmarket bed & breakfast, a resort-style apartment or a home that'll fit the family. Whatever type of rental you're chasing, you'll find what you need with Vrbo. These are some of our favorite options:

  • "Family Villa With Private Pool And Great Seaview" is near the heart of Magnisia, which means there are lots of things to entertain you. Check out unique sights like Fortezza Castle and Rethymnon Venetian Port when you're not making the most of your cozy property.
  • Wake up, enjoy a coffee and then begin planning what to see around "Villa With Sea Views, Extra Large Pool". Rimondi Fountain and University of Crete should be on your itinerary if you choose to stay at this popular rental.

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

Whether spent in a cabin, an apartment or a lodge, a romantic weekend getaway is a fantastic way to add some fire to your relationship. Whisk your sweetie away for a couple of leisurely days at one of these appealing escapes in or near Magnisia:

  • Put on some soft tunes and kick back together at "Villa Anastasia Prines". Around 11 miles from Magnisia, this property has all you need for a romantic weekend away, including a fireplace and a balcony.
  • Alternatively, spend a few magical days canoodling and sipping Champagne at "Villa 4 Seasons, Pool And Garden", around 1 mile from Magnisia. A fireplace and air conditioning will help set the mood.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Magnisia?

If you're seeking somewhere to reconnect with the family this vacation, you're going to need somewhere spacious. These mansions for rent in or around Magnisia will easily fit your entire crew while doing it in serious style:

  • Situated around 2 miles to the south of Magnisia, "Villa Cardia An Old Mansion Close To The Sea" is the perfect place to put your feet up in the lap of luxury. Nice touches here include a firepit and a swimming pool.
  • With a fireplace, a swimming pool and loads of other awesome amenities, "Private Holiday Villa With Amazing Views And Large Private Pool - Rithymna Mansion" will get your squad's nod of approval. This sumptuous retreat is around 11 miles to the west of Magnisia.

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

Cast your eye over these large group vacation rentals in or near Magnisia where you won't have to leave anyone off your guest list:

  • You'll have ample space to move around at "Villa 4 Seasons, Pool And Garden". Around 1 mile east of Magnisia, this sizable property has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 12 guests. Amenities include a kitchen and a swimming pool.
  • "New Luxury Stone Built Villa With Private Pool" is another excellent option. It's around 1 mile to the south of Magnisia, has 5 bedrooms and sleeps as many as 12 guests. A kitchen and a chef are just a couple of things designed to make your visit even more memorable.

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

From lively games of freeze tag to refreshing morning dips, a pool promises plenty of fun for both grown-ups and kids. Score major brownie points with friends or family by renting a house with a swimming space in or near Magnisia:

  • Every day can be a pool day at "Muazzo Creta Stone House, A Fairytale Cottage". A kitchen and a separate dining area are a few of the other amenities that help make this place a standout.
  • Alternatively, book a few nights away at "Maria's Family House" and spend your trip poolside. Beach sun loungers and a kitchen are other things your crew will like about this rental.

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

Nana and Pawpaw, Uncle Elijah ... You can add them to your guest list when you lock in a large family vacation rental in or near Magnisia. Get your nearest and dearest under the same roof at one of these spacious options:

  • Around 1 mile to the east of Magnisia, "Villa 4 Seasons, Pool And Garden" has 5 bedrooms that sleep as many as 12 guests. Amenities here include cable/satellite TV services and books.
  • Alternatively, escape with your gang to "Aelia Residence, A Luxurious Pampering Experience Heated Whirlpool". It's around 1 mile northeast of Magnisia, has 5 bedrooms and accommodates up to 11 guests. Useful amenities here include a kitchenette and a nearby laundromat.

When it's time to head out and explore, there are lots of family-friendly attractions in the area to put on your itinerary. Rethimno Kart is an excellent place to kick things off.

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

Nothing says ooh-la-la like having an indoor pool. Pack your favorite swimwear and take a dip in the comfort and privacy of one of these spacious houses in or near Magnisia:

  • With 9 bedrooms that can sleep up to 22 guests, "Hermes Grand Luxury Beachfront Villa And Spaprivate Beach" is the perfect place to take time out with your favorite people. Take advantage of this property's host of amenities, such as a chef and a swimming pool.
  • In addition to its awesome indoor pool, "Orizontes Deluxe Residence" comes with a swimming pool and a kitchen. It has 4 bedrooms that can cater for up to 9 guests, so you can bring the whole crew along.

Use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find more great Magnisia vacation rental options for your next big getaway.