Destination guide

The friendly area of Kalamaki awaits your stay

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Kalamaki. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the bars, shopping and restaurants. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kalamaki

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kalamaki is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Komos Beach (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Beach of Matala (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Rouvas Gorge (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Mount Ida (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Trypiti Beach (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Kalamaki

Fly into Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), the closest airport, located 31.5 mi (50.7 km) from the city centre.

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

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

  • Komos Beach: 414 holiday lettings
  • Palace of Phaistos: 438 holiday lettings
  • Caves of Matala: 394 holiday lettings
  • Red Beach: 390 holiday lettings
  • Arkadi Monastery: 1,947 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 74 Houses in Kalamaki. Our other popular types of Kalamaki holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 99 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 5 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kalamaki?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 119 holiday homes with pool available in Kalamaki. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.