Where to stay around Kalyves?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,274 holiday lettings near Kalyves. From 738 villas to 257 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kalyves is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kalyves?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kalyves. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Maritime Museum of Crete: 2,318 holiday lettings
  • Agia Marina Beach: 2,367 holiday lettings
  • Chania Central Market: 2,324 holiday lettings
  • Georgioupolis: 2,793 holiday lettings
  • Stavros Beach: 2,160 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kalyves listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent villas in Kalyves?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 738 villas in Kalyves. Our other popular types of Kalyves holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 257 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 220 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 8 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including chateaus and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kalyves?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 795 holiday homes with pool available in Kalyves. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday home, apartment, or villa in Kalives, Crete your home away from home

    The village of Kalives on the Greek island of Crete successfully combines traditional Grecian village with popular tourist destination, resulting in a beautiful place to visit. Situated in the Mediterranean Sea, Crete is the largest of the Greek islands and Kalives is located on its northern shore, to the west of the capital, Heraklion.

    Things to do on holiday in Kalives, Crete

    Self catering accommodation in Kalives, Crete is the perfect place to relax and unwind. Many of the apartments and villas here have shared or private swimming pools perfect for sitting around sunbathing, and of course for taking a dip every now and then to cool off from the Cretan sun! The village of Kalives also has a lovely beach for those holidaymakers who prefer to feel the sand beneath their feet. Although a popular tourist destination, Kalives has retained its traditional village feel so you’ll find local suppliers here selling bread and fresh produce, perfect for stocking up the kitchen of your self catering accommodation! Of course there are also restaurants, tavernas and bars here too for when you want to eat out.

    Places to visit on holiday in Kalives, Crete

    Kalives village is a charming place to visit and its whitewashed buildings are very picturesque. The large church in the centre is the main feature of the village. Just a short distance away is the port town of Chania where you can see the influence of many of the towns past inhabitants – Venetians, Ottomans, Byzantines and more, and the museums are a popular way to find out more about the town’s history. Chania is also a very lively town with a vibrant night life so may be a good place to visit when you want to have an evening out from your self catering accommodation in Kalives!

    Of course Crete is full of many other interesting places to visit too, including ancient archaeological finds in Knossos, and scenic landscapes such as the Samaria Gorge.

    The weather in Kalives, Crete

    Kalives and the rest of Crete enjoys a mainly Mediterranean climate. Self catering accommodation in Kalives is most popular during the summer when average high temperatures reach the high 20’s C (low 80’s F) and rainfall is almost nonexistent. Autumn and spring are also popular times when the temperatures remain warm and if you’re mainly interested in sightseeing, winters are sometimes a great time to visit.

    Flights to Kalives, Crete

    The closest airport to your self catering accommodation in Kalives is in the nearby town of Chania. Chania International Airport is relatively small but especially during the summer you can usually find a whole host of charter airlines offering flights to here. For more choice throughout the year Heraklion airport could be considered too. Again a good number of charter airlines fly here, and even budget airline easyJet offers flights to this Cretan city.

    Activities and attractions in Kalyves

    Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Kalyves a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Monumental Olive Tree Samonas (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
    • Volos Shelter (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Kalyves

    If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Kalyves

    Travellers love Kalyves for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kalyves is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Seitan Limania Beach (7 mi / 11.3 km)
    • Volos Shelter (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
    • Kalathas Beach (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
    • Georgioupolis Beach (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
    • Koum Kapi Beach (9.3 mi / 15 km)
    • Chania Municipal Garden (9.3 mi / 15 km)