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Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Douliana, Greece your home away from home

The Greek island of Crete is a popular destination for tourists and Douliana is one of many wonderful villages for visitors to stay at. Douliana is located on the northwest part of Crete and offers easy access to many interesting activities and sights. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas and apartments.

Things to do on holiday to Douliana, Greece

Douliana offers many wonderful views as it is located on top of a hill overlooking Souda Bay. The backdrop of the White Mountains provides a good setting for hikers and cyclists to explore the village and surrounding areas. Approximately five kilometres away are beaches at Kalives and Almerida, which are pleasant spots for sunbathing. Numerous waterports can be tried along the coast here such as swimming, windsurfing, waterskiing and paragliding. Holidaymakers can also taking sailing excursions around the island or enjoy a fishing trip. The island’s only 18-hole golf course is located at Hersonissos. There are a few places to dine in and around Douliana including restaurants and taverns serving mainly Cretan fare. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food and drink from a mini market in the village square. There are other small shops in the area from which to buy gifts and souvenirs.

Places to visit on holiday to Douliana, Greece

There are several interesting places to visit on the island including museums and galleries such as the Nautical Museum at Chania and the Historical Museum and Archive at Heraklion. Numerous historic buildings are located here too including Byzantine churches and chapels, some of which are over a thousand years old. Visitors will also be able to see many monasteries too including the ruined monastery of Katholiko, which is the oldest on the island and possible dates back to the 11th century. Crete has some wonderful natural features such as The Cave of Psychro and The Samaria Gorge. Lake Kournas is a beautiful area surrounded by mountains and is the only lake on Crete.

Weather in Douliana, Greece

The warmest time of the year to visit Douliana is generally July and August when the average high is approximately 29 degrees centigrade. During these months holidaymakers can expect to see an average of 12 to 13 hours of sunshine per day. Whilst January is the month with most prolonged periods of rain at an average of 14 days, May is actually the wettest with an average of 115mm.

Travel to Douliana, Greece

Chania International Airport (CHQ)) is approximately a 45 minute drive from Douliana and has flights to and from Athens (ATH) as well as other European cities such as Berlin-Tegel (TXL) and Moscow-Vnukovo (VKO). There are seasonal flights to and from Amsterdam (AMS), Brussels (BRU), London-Gatwick (LGW) and Stockholm-Arlanda (ARN) amongst other cities too. Europcar, Hertz and Kappa are the three car rental firms are located at the airport. Taxis are available just outside the passenger terminal.

    Exceptional! 5/5
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    • 2 BA
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    Villa #8132733
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      Cottage #6071409
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        • 1 BR
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        House #6225848
          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
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          House #6980569
            • 1 BR
            • 1 BA
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            Cottage #6918805
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              • 1 BR
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              House #6980580
                Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                • 2 BR
                • 2 BA
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                Villa #8043092
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                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                  • 2 BR
                  • 2 BA
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                  Villa #4192555
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                    Exceptional! 5/5
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                    • 2 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 6
                    Multiple rentals House #1962531
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                      Exceptional! 5/5
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                      • 1 BR
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                      Bungalow #6556640
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                        Exceptional! 5/5
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                        • 2 BR
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                        Villa #6506564
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                          Excellent! 4.5/5
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                          • 1 BR
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                          Condo #848451vb
                          4
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                            Excellent! 4.6/5
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                            • 3 BR
                            • 2 BA
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                            • Sleeps 8
                            Villa #1987691
                            5
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                              Exceptional! 5/5
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                              • 4 BR
                              • 3 BA
                              • Separate Toilet
                              • Sleeps 10
                              Villa #54461
                              5
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                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                (15 reviews)
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                                • 2 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Separate Toilet
                                • Sleeps 4
                                Villa #1932489
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                                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                                  • 4 BR
                                  • 4 BA
                                  • Separate Toilet
                                  • Sleeps 8
                                  House #6557024
                                  8
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                                    Exceptional! 5/5
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                                    • 4 BR
                                    • 3 BA
                                    • Sleeps 10
                                    Villa #6557279
                                    5
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                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                      (7 reviews)
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                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 8
                                      Villa #1152642
                                      7
                                      Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Sleeps 8
                                        Villa #1887844
                                        1
                                        Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                          • 4 BR
                                          • 3 BA
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                                          • Sleeps 10
                                          Villa #99183
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                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                            (49 reviews)
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                                            • 2 BR
                                            • 2 BA
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                                            Apartment #448494
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                                              Excellent! 4.4/5
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                                              • Studio
                                              • 2 BA
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                                              Villa #3900764
                                              5
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                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                (14 reviews)
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                                                • 5 BR
                                                • 4 BA
                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                • Sleeps 10
                                                Villa #1728020
                                                14
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                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                  (8 reviews)
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                                                  • 2 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 5
                                                  Apartment #8038218
                                                  8
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                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                    (31 reviews)
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                                                    • 3 BR
                                                    • 3 BA
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                                                    Villa #6376161
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                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 2 BA
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                                                      Villa #6519002
                                                      4
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                                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                        • 2 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                        Villa #8036047
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                                                        Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                          • 4 BR
                                                          • 3 BA
                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                          • Sleeps 10
                                                          Villa #99150
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                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                            • 3 BR
                                                            • 2 BA
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                                                            Villa #6405237
                                                            5
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                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                              • 1 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
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                                                              Apartment #6560588
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                                                                • 4 BR
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                                                                Villa #6505523
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                                                                  • 3 BR
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                                                                  Villa #1782048
                                                                  3
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                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                    (12 reviews)
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                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                    • Sleeps 9
                                                                    Villa #89172
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                                                                    Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Excellent! 4.3/5
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                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                      • 2 BA
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                                                                      Villa #3839131
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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
                                                                          (4 reviews)
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                                                                          • 5 BR
                                                                          • 4 BA
                                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                                          • Sleeps 12
                                                                          Villa #1646828
                                                                          4
                                                                          Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                            (10 reviews)
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                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
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                                                                            House #1734510
                                                                            10
                                                                            Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                              (8 reviews)
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                                                                              • 4 BR
                                                                              • 3 BA
                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                              • Sleeps 10
                                                                              Villa #99192
                                                                              8
                                                                              Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                (7 reviews)
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                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 7
                                                                                Multiple rentals Villa #8168558
                                                                                7
                                                                                Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                  Villa #8035457
                                                                                  7
                                                                                  Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                    (8 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                    Villa #1275782
                                                                                    8
                                                                                    Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                      (19 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                      Villa #8162364
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                                                                                      Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                        (5 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                                        • 3 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                                                        Villa #1931920
                                                                                        5
                                                                                        Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 7
                                                                                          Multiple rentals Villa #1410546
                                                                                          5
                                                                                          Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                                            Villa #6775278
                                                                                            2
                                                                                            Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                              (18 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                                              • Sleeps 8
                                                                                              Villa #642071a
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                                                                                              Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                Villa #8138945
                                                                                                2
                                                                                                Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                                  (5 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 5 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 9
                                                                                                  Villa #1088416
                                                                                                  5
                                                                                                  Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                    (5 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                    Multiple rentals Villa #8168558
                                                                                                    5
                                                                                                    Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                      (8 reviews)
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                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                      Apartment #3687611
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                                                                                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      A beautiful villa with stunning mountain views

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Villa Amaltheia was even better in person than described online. It was clean, comfortable and well looked after. We have a young family and we found there was more than enough room for all of us - Sam and Jerry were great and also ensured we had everything we needed, including a cot for our youngest. The pool was an added bonus and the children spent most days swimming (even though the water hadn't quite warmed up yet!). The location was great - it was quiet and peaceful, but yet we were only a short journey from Chania. We will definitely be back again!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Apr 2017

                                                                                                      A tiny slice of (early season) paradise.

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Probably a mistake to tell anyone about this as I would for very selfish reasons not want this place to become too popular at Easter. Seems the season in Crete doesn't really start until June, and this makes no sense as the weather when we were there was nigh on perfect and not those blisteringly hot days that make August there unbearable. The advertised walk to the local village was bang on accurate and we did it a number of times as it was a highlight, and the random encounters with Goats and the like on the way added immeasurably to the experience. When you get there, the small but perfect choice of taverna's was just what anyone would want and of course, the Easter celebrations in Greece are legendary, and you must try the local beer (Charma, pronounced harmer, but it didn't do too much damage) and the raki is, of course, to be respected. The villa was spotless and very well appointed and the managers (Mark and June) were about as nice a couple as you could ever want to meet, even bringing some cushions from their own home to soften the hours of sun bedding. Although difficult to find in the dark the supplied Google map link worked and not a single wrong turn was made, and all the pre-supplied instructions were well worth reading through before hand. Good size pool but good God the water was cold, early season issue that I hadn't considered. However, it did wake you up. Yes, we would go again, in a heartbeat.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Apr 2017