Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Achlada getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Achlada with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Natural History Museum of Crete and Heraklion Archaeological Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Achlada

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Achlada. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Psaromoura Beach (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Mononaftis Beach (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Ammoudara Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Public Gardens of Iraklion (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Geoponikos Kipos (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Sfendoni Cave (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Achlada

The nearest airport is in Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), located 11.1 mi (17.9 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Achlada?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 664 holiday lettings near Achlada. From 147 Houses to 194 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Achlada for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Museum of El Greco: 1,024 holiday lettings
  • Crete Golf Club: 768 holiday lettings
  • Hania Gate: 850 holiday lettings
  • Heraklion Town Hall: 856 holiday lettings
  • Italian Archaeological School: 858 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 147 Houses in Achlada. Our other popular types of Achlada holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 194 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 278 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 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 Achlada?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 321 holiday homes with pool available in Achlada. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.