Destination guide

The remote city of Akrotiri awaits you

Experience the unique character of Akrotiri with a stay in a vacation home rental. Travelers to this trendy city praise the archaeology, boating and snorkeling. Venetian Port and Chania Lighthouse are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Akrotiri

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Akrotiri has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Monumental Olive Tree Samonas (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Volos Shelter (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Akrotiri

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 86°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Akrotiri

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Akrotiri is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kalathas Beach (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Seitan Limania Beach (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Stavros Beach (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Koum Kapi Beach (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Chania Municipal Garden (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Nea Chora Beach (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Akrotiri

The nearest airport is in Chania (CHQ-Ioannis Daskalogiannis), located 0.8 mi (1.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Akrotiri?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,919 vacation rentals near Akrotiri. From 387 Houses to 447 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 Akrotiri for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Akrotiri:

  • Old Town: 284 vacation rentals
  • Makris Tichos: 193 vacation rentals
  • Nea Chora: 223 vacation rentals
  • Halepa: 166 vacation rentals
  • Koum Kapi: 232 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 Akrotiri?

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

  • Stavros Beach: 2,320 vacation rentals
  • Agia Triada Monastery: 2,324 vacation rentals
  • Katholiko Monastery: 2,224 vacation rentals
  • Gouverneto Monastery: 2,261 vacation rentals
  • Kalathas Beach: 2,410 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Akrotiri 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 Akrotiri?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 387 Houses in Akrotiri. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Akrotiri include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 447 rentals available
  • Villas: 955 rentals available
  • Cabins: 18 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 Akrotiri?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,116 vacation rentals with pool available in Akrotiri. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.