Destination guide

Head to the tranquil city of Fodele

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Fodele. This city's water park, seaside and beaches attract many visitors, and its relaxing and welcoming location add to the charm. Natural History Museum of Crete and Heraklion Archaeological Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Seasonal weather in Fodele

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 83°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Fodele

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Fodele is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Psaromoura Beach (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Mononaftis Beach (4.3 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Ammoudara Beach (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Sfendoni Cave (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Geoponikos Kipos (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Public Gardens of Iraklion (11.2 mi / 18 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Fodele

Fly into Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), the closest airport, located 13.3 mi (21.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Fodele?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 234 vacation rentals near Fodele. From 44 Houses to 73 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 Fodele for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Palace of Knossos: 904 vacation rentals
  • Museum of El Greco: 1,041 vacation rentals
  • Hania Gate: 872 vacation rentals
  • Panayia Akrotiriani: 871 vacation rentals
  • Knossos Archaeological Site: 904 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 44 Houses in Fodele. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Fodele include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 73 rentals available
  • Villas: 109 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 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 Fodele?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 121 vacation rentals with pool available in Fodele. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.