Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Faistos

Come and experience Faistos and its culture, monuments and history. This city is well-known for its mountain views and coffee shops. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Faistos

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 Faistos. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Komos Beach (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Beach of Matala (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Rouvas Gorge (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Trypiti Beach (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Mount Ida (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Sfendoni Cave (18 mi / 29 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Faistos

The nearest airport is in Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), located 28.5 mi (45.8 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Faistos?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 409 holiday lettings around Faistos. From 111 houses to 158 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 village property in Faistos?

Quaint, charming and peaceful — village living is something quite special. If this sounds like your type of holiday, we can sort you out. HomeAway offers 187 village holiday properties here. Of course, that may not be quite your holiday style. Luckily, HomeAway has a bunch more options, including:

  • 145 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 140 seaside holiday accommodation options.
  • 111 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a villa in Faistos?

A villa is the perfect type of place to stay in if you're yearning for some quality time with close pals or family. There's more than enough room for everyone to socialize in a comfortable and stylish setting. In this destination, you'll find 159 rentals to select from. Prices start from £42 a night. Or perhaps you'd prefer one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • House: 118 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £22 per night.
  • Apartment: 93 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £36 per night.
  • Hotel: 18 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £23 per night.

Can I stay in Faistos in a large group?

There's nothing like catching up with old work friends or spending time with your beloved relatives in a marvellous new location. And what's best, HomeAway has options big enough for the whole crew. Why not have a squiz at the 39 villa holiday rentals available here? They're the most popular option for large groups of travellers. If you're hoping to travel in a larger group, the rental properties that will suit your needs include:

  • On the hunt for rentals that can sleep 6 people? We have 138 that will be suitable. Prices begin from just £26 per night.
  • If you have 5 in your family, you'll be happy to hear that there are 113 rental properties that are ideal. You can get one for as little as £26 per night.
  • Seeking places for rent to suit 8 people? You'll be happy to know we have 40 that will fit the bill. You can score one for as little as £95 a night.

So don't worry! When you book with us you'll be able to bring your uncle, your brother and all your besties to Faistos.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Faistos?

HomeAway is here to help you reconnect with your loved ones. Providing a broad selection of cost-efficient holiday rentals, it won't be difficult to find an incredible hideout that keeps you all under one roof. Booking a holiday rental in Ammoudara is an excellent way to avoid burning a hole in your wallet. HomeAway have 7 options and the average cost is £104 a night.