Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Mylopotamos

Learn about the unique charm of Mylopotamos with a stay in a holiday home rental. Renowned for its diving, zoo and horse riding, this city welcomes all visitors. Fortezza Castle and Natural History Museum of Crete are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mylopotamos

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Mylopotamos is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Melidoni Cave (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Sfendoni Cave (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Spilies Beach (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Mount Ida (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Psaromoura Beach (14.3 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Mononaftis Beach (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Mylopotamos

The nearest airport is in Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), located 22.5 mi (36.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Chania (CHQ-Ioannis Daskalogiannis), which is 38 mi (61.1 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Mylopotamos?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,362 holiday lettings around Mylopotamos. From 270 Houses to 249 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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

  • Rethymnon Venetian Port: 2,734 holiday lettings
  • Museum of El Greco: 1,019 holiday lettings
  • Hania Gate: 850 holiday lettings
  • Heraklion Town Hall: 857 holiday lettings
  • Rethymnon Archaeological Museum: 2,751 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mylopotamos 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 Houses in Mylopotamos?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 270 Houses in Mylopotamos. Our other popular types of Mylopotamos holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 249 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 767 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 25 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mylopotamos?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 974 holiday homes with pool available in Mylopotamos. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.