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Make a Holiday Rental Villa in Akrotiri, Greece Your Home Away from Home

The peninsula of Akrotiri is an almost round municipality that can be found in the northern part of the island of Crete, neighbouring the Chania Prefecture. An Akrotiri holiday is the perfect option for those who want a relaxing holiday in the sun with a few outdoor activities to indulge in when the mood takes them. An Akrotiri holiday rental villa has all of the home comforts you would expect as well as offering breathtaking views of the Aegean Sea and towards mainland Greece. An Akrotiri holiday is guaranteed to leave you feeling totally relaxed, refreshed and ready to face life again!

Things to Do on Holiday in Akrotiri, Greece

An Akrotiri holiday places an emphasis on watersports and outdoor activities, unless you just want to sit in the sun on one of its amazing, clean beaches. Among the activities available in the area for visitors to enjoy are swimming, sailing, fishing, scuba diving, snorkelling, golf, tennis, cycling, walking and horse riding. The rocky coves, wildlife and several ancient monasteries in the area also mean that visitors who love bird watching, photography and painting will benefit from taking an Akrotiri holiday.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Akrotiri, Greece

If you can tear yourself away from your luxurious and comfortable Akrotiri holiday rental villa, then there are some great places to be visited in other areas of the island. The historical town of Chania is only 20 minutes away from the area of Akrotiri and has some wonderful sights and attractions. This includes the Nautical Museum of Crete, which includes exhibits that date back to the Bronze Age. Also worth a visit in Chania is the Venetian harbour with its wonderful spherical lighthouse, of which the current structure dates back to the 16th century.

Weather in Akrotiri, Greece

For those who can't wait to book a wonderful Akrotiri holiday rental villa, they will be pleased to heat that they can expect to experience very hot summers and mild winters. The warmest months of the year tend to be June, July and August when the daytime temperature hovers between 29°C and 31°C. The cooler months of the year are usually December and January when the temperature drops to a comfortable 16°C during the day. The area has quite a high level of rain and experiences an annual rainfall amount of 39 inches, with the wettest month being October.

Travel to Akrotiri, Greece Travellers on an Akrotiri holiday will most likely land at Chania International Airport (CHQ) which is only 10 minutes away from the area. Airlines that offer affordable, regular flights to the area include easyJet and Thomson Flights. Passengers can leave the UK from several airports such as London Gatwick (LGW) and Manchester (MAN).

    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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    • 4 BR
    • 4 BA
    • Sleeps 10
    Villa #1934825
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      • 6 BA
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      Villa #4166431
        Wonderful! 4.8/5
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        Villa #8043092
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          Exceptional! 5/5
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          Villa #4192555
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            Excellent! 4.5/5
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            Villa #3900764
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              Exceptional! 5/5
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              • 2 BR
              • 1 BA
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              Villa #1932489
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                Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                • 3 BR
                • 2 BA
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                Villa #1152642
                9
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                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                  • 2 BR
                  • 2 BA
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                  Apartment #448494
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                    • 2 BR
                    • 2 BA
                    • Sleeps 5
                    Villa #8138945
                    3
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                      Exceptional! 5/5
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                      • 1 BR
                      • 2 BA
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                      Bungalow #6556640
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                        Exceptional! 5/5
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                        • 4 BR
                        • 3 BA
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                        Villa #54461
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                          Exceptional! 5/5
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                          • 2 BR
                          • 1 BA
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                          Multiple rentals House #1962531
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                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                            • 3 BR
                            • 2 BA
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                            Villa #1987691
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                              • 3 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Sleeps 8
                              Villa #1887844
                              4
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                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                • 2 BR
                                • 1 BA
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                                Apartment #8038218
                                10
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                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                  • 4 BR
                                  • 2 BA
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                                  Villa #89172
                                  14
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                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                    • Studio
                                    • 1 BA
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                                    Apartment #409164
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                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                      • 2 BR
                                      • 1 BA
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                                      Villa #8036047
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                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 2 BA
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                                        House #770708
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                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                          • 4 BR
                                          • 3 BA
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                                          Villa #99150
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                                            Exceptional! 5/5
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                                            • 4 BR
                                            • 3 BA
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                                            Villa #6557279
                                            7
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                                              • 1 BR
                                              • 1 BA
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                                              Apartment #6901965
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                                                Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 2 BA
                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                Multiple rentals Villa #8168558
                                                5
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                                                  Excellent! 4.4/5
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                                                  • 3 BR
                                                  • 2 BA
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                                                  Villa #8166243
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                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                    • 3 BR
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                                                    Multiple rentals Villa #8168558
                                                    10
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                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 2 BA
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                                                      Villa #6506564
                                                      5
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                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                        • 3 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                        • Sleeps 7
                                                        Villa #61639
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                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                          • 2 BR
                                                          • 2 BA
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                                                          Villa #6519002
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                                                            House #4236557
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                                                              Villa #6904722
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                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                                • 3 BA
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                                                                Villa #99183
                                                                9
                                                                Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Excellent! 4.3/5
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                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
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                                                                  Apartment #3845459
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                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                    Villa #8035457
                                                                    7
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                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                      (23 reviews)
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                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                      Villa #8162364
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                                                                      Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                        • 3 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                                        Villa #1931920
                                                                        5
                                                                        Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                          (24 reviews)
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                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                          Villa #8023687
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                                                                          Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                            • 4 BR
                                                                            • 3 BA
                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                            • Sleeps 10
                                                                            Villa #99192
                                                                            8
                                                                            Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                              (24 reviews)
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                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 5
                                                                              Villa #8022861
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                                                                              Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
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                                                                                Apartment #6560588
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                                                                                Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                  Apartment #3687611
                                                                                  9
                                                                                  Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                    (13 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                                    • 4 BA
                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                                                    House #6557024
                                                                                    13
                                                                                    Viewed 43 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Excellent! 4.3/5
                                                                                      (4 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                                                      House #865042vb
                                                                                      4
                                                                                      Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Very Good! 4.1/5
                                                                                        (10 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        Villa #3839131
                                                                                        10
                                                                                        Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 5
                                                                                          Apartment #3927329
                                                                                          1
                                                                                          Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                            (5 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 4 BR
                                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 9
                                                                                            Villa #6505523
                                                                                            5
                                                                                            Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                              (35 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                                              • 3 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                                              Villa #6376161
                                                                                              35
                                                                                              Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                                (5 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                Multiple rentals Villa #416004
                                                                                                5
                                                                                                Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                                  (14 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 7
                                                                                                  Multiple rentals Villa #416004
                                                                                                  14
                                                                                                  Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                    (29 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 5 BR
                                                                                                    • 5 BA
                                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 14
                                                                                                    Villa #483635
                                                                                                    29
                                                                                                    Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 10
                                                                                                      Villa #1664400
                                                                                                      3
                                                                                                      Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours

                                                                                                      Akrotiri Holiday Villas & Apartments (300+)

                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Fabulous

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      The apartment was perfect and the roof terrace was stunning with views across the bay. Alymirda was a lovely village which had everything you would need , restaurants , cafes, supermarket and a bakery. Taxis and the bus stop just further up the road. Panos was more than helpful, left a good welcome pack for our arrival and kept in touch with us during our two week stay to make sure we had everything we needed. Nothing was too much of a problem for him, even when the front door to the apartment slammed closed while on the roof terrace and we were locked out. Within 15 minutes we had access. What a fantastic host !!! Thank you Panos and thank your father.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017

                                                                                                      Excellent very well equipped villa in fabulous gardens.Views to die for!

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We thoroughly enjoyed our stay.The weather was great.We would unreservedly recommend the villa as it has everything you need for a great relaxing holiday. We would also recommend a car to get to the beach at Almirida as it is quite a hot walk in the summer! Gill and Steve Turnbull-Jones
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017