Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Amari getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Amari with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. 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 features in Amari

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Amari is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Ida (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Sfendoni Cave (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Melidoni Cave (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Rouvas Gorge (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Kourtaliotiko Gorge (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Preveli Beach (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Amari

The nearest airport is in Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), located 28.1 mi (45.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Amari?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,976 holiday lettings around Amari. From 999 villas to 430 flats & apartments, 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 Amari? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Amari. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Patsos Gorge: 2,294 holiday lettings
  • Old Quarter: 2,311 holiday lettings
  • Rethymnon Venetian Port: 2,924 holiday lettings
  • Lake Kournas: 2,954 holiday lettings
  • Plakias Beach: 2,115 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Amari listed on 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 Amari?

Yes, of course. offers 999 Villas in Amari. Our other popular types of Amari holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 430 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 417 self catering accommodations
  • Country houses: 11 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Amari?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,283 holiday homes with pool available in Amari. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.