Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Malevizi

The beaches and countryside provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Malevizi. Well known for its archaeology, cocktail bars and water park, this romantic city won't disappoint. Natural History Museum of Crete and Heraklion Archaeological Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Malevizi

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Malevizi a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Watercity Waterpark (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Cretaquarium (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Dinosauria Park (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Labyrinth Park (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Crete Golf Club (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Acqua Plus Water Park (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Malevizi

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Malevizi

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Malevizi is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ammoudara Beach (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Geoponikos Kipos (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Public Gardens of Iraklion (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Psaromoura Beach (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Mononaftis Beach (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Sfendoni Cave (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Malevizi

The nearest airport is in Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), located 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Malevizi?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 806 holiday lettings around Malevizi. From 235 flats & apartments to 350 villas, 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.

Can I rent a beach property in Malevizi?

Perhaps it's the glorious ocean views, or maybe it's the opportunity to just bliss out all day, every day. But there's just something about a beach holiday that appeals to all of us. HomeAway has 213 beachside rentals waiting for you. Open to more suggestions? HomeAway has oodles more rental options to check out, including:

  • 201 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 168 seaside holiday accommodation options.
  • 162 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a villa in Malevizi?

Whether you're planning a family reunion, a rendezvous with friends or a celebration, there's more than enough room for your squad when you choose a private villa. Just don't forget to call dibs on the best bedroom! In this destination, you'll find 352 listings to pick from. Rates start at £56 per night. Or perhaps you'd rather try one of the area's other self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Apartment: 235 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £22 per night.
  • House: 162 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £22 per night.
  • Hotel: 76 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £23 per night.

Can I stay in Malevizi in a large group?

Nothing beats meeting up with your old friends or spending a few nights with your family in a marvellous new location. And the best thing, HomeAway has places to suit you. 86 villa holiday rentals are listed. Presently, they're the most popular option here for big groups. Around this area, rental properties that can accommodate large groups of people include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we have 158 holiday rentals perfectly suited for that size. Book a night for as little as £26.
  • Need somewhere for 5 people? We have 96 that will be ideal. You can book one for as little as £35 a night.
  • Planning a trip away with 7 guests? We offer 64 rental accommodation that will suit. Prices start from £51 per night.

So don't fear! When you book with us you can bring your aunt, your brother and all your pals to Malevizi.