Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Faistos

Come and experience Faistos and its culture, monuments and history. This city is well-known for its mountain views and coffeehouses. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Faistos

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Faistos. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Komos Beach (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Beach of Matala (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Rouvas Gorge (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Trypiti Beach (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Mount Ida (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Sfendoni Cave (18 mi / 29 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Faistos

The nearest airport is in Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), located 28.5 mi (45.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Faistos?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 431 vacation rentals near Faistos. From 125 Houses to 105 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 Faistos for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Komos Beach: 461 vacation rentals
  • Red Beach: 428 vacation rentals
  • Central Court: 480 vacation rentals
  • Palace of Phaistos: 482 vacation rentals
  • Propylon: 483 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 125 Houses in Faistos. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Faistos include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 105 rentals available
  • Villas: 162 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 Faistos?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 196 vacation rentals with pool available in Faistos. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.