Where to stay near Heraklion?

Our 2018 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 496 house rentals near Heraklion. From 184 villas to 181 apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Heraklion for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Heraklion?

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

  • Hania Gate: 641 home rentals
  • Historical Museum of Crete: 645 home rentals
  • Heraklion Museum of Religious Art: 649 home rentals
  • Public Gardens of Iraklion: 652 home rentals
  • Agia Ekaterini Church: 653 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Heraklion listed on HomeAway 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. HomeAway has 184 villas in Heraklion. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Heraklion include:

  • Apartments: 181 lodging choices
  • Houses: 98 lodging choices
  • Studios: 9 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with free wifi in Heraklion?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with free wifi among our 62 vacation homes with free wifi available in Heraklion.

    Explore the Waterfront Setting in Heraklion

    Enjoy the area's museums, castle and monuments with a vacation home for rent in Heraklion. Renowned for its cafés, restaurants and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Local cultural sights include Heraklion Archaeological Museum and Natural History Museum of Crete. Consider a vacation rental for your stay. Many offer full kitchens and spacious living quarters, along with cable or satellite TV and DVD players to entertain you on a lazy day.

    Attractions In and Around Heraklion

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Heraklion? Don't miss landmarks such as Palace of Knossos and Heraklion Loggia and unique cultural highlights like Heraklion Archaeological Museum and Natural History Museum of Crete. Heraklion Port and Port of Hersonissos are a couple of activities around the area. You might enjoy a visit to Morosini Fountain, St. Titus Church or St. Mark's Basilica during your stay. Also while in town, you can visit Heraklion Municipal Art Gallery, Heraklion Museum of Religious Art or Monastery of St. Peter and St. Paul.