Destination guide

Head to the tranquil city of Daratsos

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Daratsos. This relaxing city has many special qualities. Chania Lighthouse and Venetian Port are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Daratsos

Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Daratsos a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Monumental Olive Tree Samonas (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Volos Shelter (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)

Seasonal weather in Daratsos

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 86°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Daratsos

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Daratsos is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Agioi Apostoloi Beach (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Golden Beach (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Kalamaki Beach (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Nea Chora Beach (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Stalos Beach (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Chania Municipal Garden (2.5 mi / 4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Daratsos

Fly into Chania (CHQ-Ioannis Daskalogiannis), the closest airport, located 9.3 mi (14.9 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Daratsos?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,495 vacation rentals near Daratsos. From 322 Houses to 386 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Daratsos for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Daratsos?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Daratsos:

  • Old Town: 284 vacation rentals
  • Makris Tichos: 196 vacation rentals
  • Nea Chora: 222 vacation rentals
  • Halepa: 165 vacation rentals
  • Koum Kapi: 231 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Daratsos?

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

  • Chania Central Market: 2,519 vacation rentals
  • Agia Marina Beach: 2,561 vacation rentals
  • Kalamaki Beach: 2,561 vacation rentals
  • Souda Bay War Cemetery: 2,502 vacation rentals
  • Khania Archaeological Museum: 2,499 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Daratsos 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 Houses in Daratsos?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 322 Houses in Daratsos. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Daratsos include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 386 rentals available
  • Villas: 670 rentals available
  • Cabins: 9 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Daratsos?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 795 vacation rentals with pool available in Daratsos. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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