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Holiday houses in the West of Crete & holiday apartments in the West of Crete

  • Crete | Sea view
    From USD 300

  • Crete | Holiday houses with pool
    From USD 533

  • Cyprus | Holiday in a natural stone house
    From USD 372

  • The best properties in Greece
    From USD 275

  • Greece | Traditional white houses
    From USD 338

  • Greece | The Mediterranean in front of the doorstep
    From USD 267

  • Greek | Good and cheap
    From USD 330

  • Greece | Villas with infinity pools
    From USD 1,023

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Where Zeus used to bathe

Crete | Crete is the most popular holiday destination for those people who want to spend their holiday in Greece. Due to the diverse countryside the biggest island in the eastern part of the Mediterranean Sea provides the holiday maker with many alternatives and options. Regardless whether you are seeking a holiday on the beach (more than 1000 kilometers of coastline), want to undertake a hiking tour to the mystic places related to the Greek Gods or just would like to take a stroll through one of the many attractive towns every holidaymaker will find this island an absolute paradise. Crete also welcomes families with children with open arms. The beaches offer the smallest family members a lot of space to play and explore. Those interested in exploring the sea world further down will find a selection of scuba diving schools where you can make your diving license. A popular daytrip is the under nature conservation protected Palm Beach of Vai which can be found on the east side of the island. It is referred to as the Caribbean beach of Europe as its characteristics are a fine white sandy beach surrounded by old palm trees. One of the most beautiful and longest beaches Crete offers can be found in Rethymnon. This is a tourist town with many fish taverns in a Venetian port and numerous small souvenir shops.
One of the main attractions of Crete is the Samaria Gorge on the south side of the island which is the longest in Europe. Those who dare may take a hike along the cliffs. In the Diktaean Cave, that is one of 3000 mountain caves to be found on Crete, you can experience the starting point of Greek Mythology. A legend has it that Zeus was born and raised in the cave of Psycho which is located in Lasithi in Eastern Greece not far away from Heraklion. Another popular tourist attraction is the palace of Knosso which is one of the most well known archeological excavation sites in the world.
When paying a visit to the town of Heraklion you must plan to visit the archaeological museum as it is regarded as one of the most spectacular of its kind with unique artifacts. To round off a lovely day you should also plan to look up one of the many taverns. Here you can take in and be enchanted by the Greek folklore with Mediterranean flair until late into the night.

 

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4.5 out of 5 (172 Customer reviews)
1 The holiday homes and apartments in in the West of Crete have been rated by 172 customers, scoring 4.5 out of 5 houses, on average.

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  • Property no. 636785
    from USD 685
    for 1 week

    Xirokampi, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 5 adults + 1 child

    Approx. 100 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (on request), satellite TV, washing machine, shingle beach approx. 4 km, , ,
    4.3 out of 5
    7 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 1219365
    from USD 1,206
    for 1 week

    Kastellos, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday apartment for max. 7 persons

    Approx. 140 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets not allowed, TV, Internet, WLAN, washing machine, dishwasher, ,
  • Property no. 602410
    from USD 794
    for 1 week

    Rodopos, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 150 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (on request), TV, Complete WLAN coverage, washing machine, dishwasher, non-smoking property, shingle beach approx. 5 km, ,
    4.5 out of 5
    4 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 898532
    from USD 457
    for 1 week

    Douliana, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 2 adults + 2 children

    Approx. 80 m², 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, pets are allowed (on request), TV, sandy beach approx. 5 km,
    5.0 out of 5
    1 Customer review
  • Property no. 227429
    from USD 761
    for 1 week

    Rodakino, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets not allowed, satellite TV, washing machine, dishwasher, beach approx. 1 km, ,
    5.0 out of 5
    2 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 1151881
    from USD 1,903
    for 1 week

    Dramia, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 8 adults + 4 children

    Approx. 220 m², 5 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, pets are allowed (on request), TV, Complete WLAN coverage, dishwasher, sandy beach approx. 500 m, ,
  • Property no. 1134142
    from USD 359
    for 1 week

    Falasarna, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday apartment for max. 2 adults + 1 child

    1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, pets not allowed, TV, Internet, WLAN, sandy beach approx. 200 m,
    5.0 out of 5
    1 Customer review
  • Property no. 1172535
    from USD 2,436
    for 1 week

    Vouves, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 8 persons

    Approx. 280 m², 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, pets are allowed (max. 2), TV, Complete WLAN coverage, washing machine, dishwasher, beach approx. 3 km, ,
  • Property no. 1207609
    from USD 668
    for 1 week

    Kastellos, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 3 persons

    Approx. 65 m², 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, pets not allowed, TV, Internet, WLAN,
  • Property no. 856140
    + 10 more
    from USD 571
    for 1 week

    Drapanias, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 4 persons

    Approx. 40 m², 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, pets not allowed, satellite TV, WLAN, beach approx. 500 m, ,
    4.5 out of 5
    2 Customer reviews
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  • Property no. 916074
    from USD 533
    for 1 week

    Kissamos, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday apartment for max. 4 persons

    Approx. 100 m², 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets are allowed (max. 2), washing machine, sandy beach approx. 2.5 km, ,
  • Property no. 680537
    from USD 2,055
    for 1 week

    Voukolies, Crete (West Crete)

    Holiday home for max. 12 persons

    5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, pets not allowed, TV, Complete WLAN coverage, washing machine, dishwasher, beach approx. 5 km, ,
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