Crete Holidays

Whether you're looking for relaxation, culture or a vibrant
nightlife, Crete, with its long sandy beaches, archaeological
sites and lively bars and clubs, has something to suit all
tastes and needs.

Cheap Holidays to Crete

The Resorts

Ideal for families of all ages Agios Nikolaos has plenty to see and do, with great shopping, lively nightlife and numerous beaches close by.

Gouves offers a more relaxed pace, with charming local tavernas and a selection of bars.

Malia is well known as the premier party spot on Crete and has a lively nightlife with a wide choice of bars and clubs well suited to those with teenagers.

Hersonissos has a number of small sand and shingle beaches, plenty of watersports and a wide choice of nightlife.

Stalis is located between Hersonissos and Malia, and with a good, frequent bus service which runs along Crete's north coast, makes this an ideal base for exploring.

Chania is steeped in history, wander around the Old Town and discover ruins from the Minoan era, medieval fortifications, a 17th century fort and a 15th century lighthouse on the harbour.

Rethymnon boasts the longest stretch of sand on the island, plenty of shops, bars and restaurants as well as a pretty Venetian harbour lined with seafood restaurants.

Things To Do

There are four main water parks on the island of Crete, three are in the east of the island and one is in the west close to Chania Airport.

Popular excursions available include; a trip to Spinalonga, the island is steeped in history and located just off the coast of Elounda and Agios Nikolaos; the Samaria Gorge, a 16km-long river canyon provides the perfect setting for hiking; and the ruins of Knossos Palace, one of the island's most famous attractions.

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Time Zone :GMT +2
Currency :Euro €
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Crete Deals

Here are just a few offers. To book your next holiday to Crete, use the search box on the left hand side or browse the offers below.


3 Rating Amoudara
from London Gatwick

Imperial Studios 11 Nts, Self Catering
Imperial Studios
Amoudara
from £384.73
(per person including flights)

4 Rating Rethymnon
from London Gatwick

Camari Garden Hotel Apartments 7 Nts, Self Catering
Camari Garden Hotel Apartments
Rethymnon
from £594.86
(per person including flights)

4 Rating Malia
from Manchester

Melissa Apartments 7 Nts, Self Catering
Melissa Apartments
Malia
from £389.55
(per person including flights)

3 Rating Rethymnon
from London Gatwick

Pantheon Hotel 7 Nts, All Inclusive
Pantheon Hotel
Rethymnon
from £688.63
(per person including flights)

3 Rating Amoudara
from London Gatwick

Marirena Hotel 11 Nts, All Inclusive
Marirena Hotel
Amoudara
from £554.00
(per person including flights)

4 Rating Sissi
from London Gatwick

Castello Village Aparthotel 7 Nts, Bed & Breakfast
Castello Village Aparthotel
Sissi
from £544.93
(per person including flights)

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