10 Best Crete Island Hotels: HD Photos + Reviews of Hotels in Crete Island, Greece

Find Hotels in Crete Island, Greece

6144 vacation rentals and hotels available now

  • Price per night
    USD 0 - USD 300 +
  • Guest rating
    All
  • Star rating
    and up
Advanced search

Just booked


Traveler impressions of Crete Island


Discover the neighborhoods of Crete Island


More about Crete Island

A jewel of the Mediterranean, Crete is the largest of the Greek islands and an increasingly popular tourist destination. The island offers more than the typical sea, sand, and sun as there are ruins of ancient civilization sprinkled around the modern, lively cities. The largest of these cities is the capital of the island, Heraklion. Here, visitors will disembark at the airport or ferry port, and renting a car could be a very rewarding choice for traversing the land.

Crete is relatively large, having enough sites and natural wonders to set up a month-long itinerary – a trip well worth the time. There are a number of cities and towns to choose as a base for exploring or simple relaxation. Stay in Heraklion for the conveniences of the big city, or go luxurious with a 5-star stay in Elounda. The island’s party capital is found in Malia, and one of the best Old Towns is in the town of Rethymno. All around is the Cretan landscape that has established the island as one of the world’s most beautiful destinations. Glimpses of the past, including those of the Minoan civilization, can be caught at sites such as the Palace of Knossos, ruins of Phaistos and Gortys, the Palace of Malia, and the Heraklion Archaeological Museum. Incredible beaches, more than 3,000 caves, Cretan cuisine and kafeneions, Spinalonga Island, and even age-old trees all add to the splendor and wonder of a stay on Crete.

Be sure to check out the interactive map of Crete for information on hotel locations, attractions, and must-see destinations.
Prev
August 2018
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
Next
September 2018
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930