Where to stay around Kefalas?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 942 holiday lettings near Kefalas. From 643 villas to 164 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kefalas 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 Kefalas?

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

  • Maritime Museum of Crete: 2,318 holiday lettings
  • University of Crete: 2,523 holiday lettings
  • Rethymnon Venetian Port: 2,455 holiday lettings
  • Chania Central Market: 2,324 holiday lettings
  • Georgioupolis: 2,793 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kefalas 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 villas in Kefalas?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 643 villas in Kefalas. Our other popular types of Kefalas holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 164 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 104 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 9 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kefalas?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 735 holiday homes with pool available in Kefalas. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Holidaymakers searching for holiday rentals in Kefalas also enquired about villas in Chania, villas in Almirida and villas in Rethymnon

    Make a holiday rental villa or apartment in Kefalas, Crete your home away from home

    Kefalas is a lovely village set in the hills of Crete's mountainous Chania region. Located high on a ridge, there are magnificent views over the sea, despite being 15km inland. The views are spectacular, with many of the luxury villas in Kefalas taking full advantage. A self catering Kefalas villa is the perfect option for anyone wanting to get away from it all yet have it all at their finger tips should you want it.

    Things to do in Kefalas, Crete

    It is only a 15km drive down to the famous sand beaches of Georgioupolis and Almirida from a Kefalas villa, and the beaches will most likely take a good portion of your Kefalas holiday during the summer months. These are both great swimming beaches which stretch far round the coast.

    However, for those that would like more than a week on the beach, there is a huge amount of choice too. Kefalas not only makes a fantastic place to simply relax, but it also acts as a fantastic base for exploration. The historic town of Chania can be reached by car in 45 minutes, and the Old Town is certainly worth exploring.

    The countryside is wonderfully accessible from a Kefalas villa. Holidays in Kefalas are hugely popular with nature lovers and hikers almost throughout the year. The villages along this coast are blissfully quiet, and there are always fantastic little cafes and tavernas in which to recuperate for a moment!

    Places to visit from a villa in Kefalas, Crete

    The major tourist centres of Chania and Almirida are well known and very accessible from a self catering Kefalas villa, but for those wishing to experience a little more of 'real Crete', there are some real marvels to uncover. The villages of Livadia and Vamos should certainly be on the itinerary for anyone wishing to experience some real Cretan culture as it was meant to be.

    Weather in Kefalas, Crete

    Crete's Mediterranean climate means that Kefalas villas are in almost constant demand throughout the year. The summer lasts for many months, and you can be almost sure of sun from May right through to the end of September.

    Flights to Kefalas, Crete

    A holiday rental villa in Kefalas, Greece is very easy to reach from the UK. Regular flights arrive into Chania International Airport between April and November, and outside these dates, there are still a great variety of connecting flights arriving from Athens. For those wishing to take the more relaxed approach, you can also reach a Kefelas villa b sea, with services arriving from Athens daily.

    Activities and attractions in and around Kefalas

    Are you searching for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Kefalas a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Monumental Olive Tree Samonas (8.1 mi / 13 km)
    • Volos Shelter (11 mi / 17.8 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Kefalas

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Kefalas is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Georgioupolis Beach (4.3 mi / 6.8 km)
    • Lake Kournas (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
    • Seitan Limania Beach (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
    • Volos Shelter (11 mi / 17.8 km)
    • Rethymnon Municipal Garden (13 mi / 21 km)
    • Kalathas Beach (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)