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

Maleme is known for its beautiful sandy beach which stretches along the coast of Chania in Crete. 20km form the town of Chania, Maleme is also known historically as the location of much of the fighting in WWII’s Battle of Crete. Those making the journey to Maleme apartments are usually far more concerned with the fantastic beach though, which his one of the best places imaginable for long, lazy days in the sun. If you are looking for a simple, family friendly place to relax in the Mediterranean sun in peace, a holiday rental apartment in Maleme, Chania, Crete is a great choice.

Things to do in Maleme, Chania, Crete

The beach at Maleme is simply spectacular. Stretching for as far as the eye can see, beach lovers can spend the whole day happily soaking in the sun. The beach is a mix of white pebbles and white sand, and with so much beach to choose from, you shall never have to battle for a good spot. If you would like to enjoy a little sport, there are many water sports available, including windsurfing and water skiing.

If you do manage to drag yourself away from the beach, the countryside around your Maleme apartment is filled with excellent walking trails, enough to keep everyone entertained, from those looking for a casual pre-dinner stroll to those wanting to explore the region with a serious hike. The German War Cemetery is close by too, which makes for extremely poignant viewing, and a must visit location for any historians staying in a Maleme villa.

During the evenings, Maleme is not a hive of activity, yet there are still many excellent choices for entertainment. There are plenty of traditional tavernas offering hearty local dishes and plenty of local wine, and for those looking to have a dance during their stay in a Maleme apartment, there are actually two nightclubs, which may sound strange when you consider how peaceful the resort appears.

Places to visit on holiday in Maleme, Chania, Crete

The town of Chania is just 10 miles along the coast from Maleme accommodation, and is easily reached via the regular bus services which run along the coast. There is a huge amount to see and do in Chania, especially in the old town. The old town is the most beautiful urban area in Crete, with the Venetian Harbour and Eleftherios Venizelos Square gracing the front of many tourist guides to Crete. There are in fact almost endless attractions in Chania, making it the perfect place to which to take a day trip from a holiday rental in Maleme.

Weather in Maleme, Chania, Crete

The mild Mediterranean climate of Maleme is a fantastic. Daily temperatures in June, July and August regularly reach into the mid 30’s (°C), with temperatures remaining wonderfully warm well into the evening.

Travel to Maleme, Chania, Crete

The proximity of Chania International Airport (CHQ) to Maleme apartments means that the resort is very accessible from the UK. The summer months see a huge range of flights arriving into Chania, with ThomsonFly providing flights from Gatwick (LGW) and Manchester (MAN) throughout the year.

  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
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Villa #1664400
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Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(6 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Multiple rentals Villa #1642358
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Viewed 66 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(29 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Multiple rentals Villa #846298
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Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(29 reviews)
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  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Multiple rentals Villa #846298
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Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
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  • 5 BR
  • 5 BA
  • Sleeps 12
Multiple rentals Villa #1642358
Viewed 83 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(7 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Multiple rentals Villa #1038111
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Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Villa #12011
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Hotel #1506446
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  • 5 BR
  • 5 BA
  • Separate Toilets
  • Sleeps 13
Villa #6732328
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Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(13 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Multiple rentals Villa #1038111
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 8
Villa #6803925
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Exceptional! 5/5
(7 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 4 BA
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Villa #1077975
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Exceptional! 5/5
(13 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Villa #1072620
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Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(6 reviews)
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  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 10
Villa #6872995
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Villa #921505vb
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
House #4439187
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  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 9
Villa #4434178
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Hotel #1563997
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  • 2 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Villa #6885914
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
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Villa #1949087
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Villa #919660vb
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  • 8 BR
  • 7 BA
  • Sleeps 16
Villa #4486549
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  • 1 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Villa #8262274
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #6719776
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 8
Villa #6812902
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Villa #4290166
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Apartment #1849939
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
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Apartment #2512032
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
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Apartment #1845823
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 7
House #1693326
Excellent! 4.4/5
(5 reviews)
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  • Studio
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Villa #3900764
5
Viewed 100 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(6 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Bungalow #6556640
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Viewed 177 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(9 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Multiple rentals House #1962531
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Viewed 168 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(46 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Villa #98983
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Viewed 88 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(11 reviews)
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  • Studio
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Apartment #409164
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Viewed 66 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(10 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Multiple rentals Villa #8168558
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Viewed 36 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
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Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(8 reviews)
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  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Villa #8067058
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Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(13 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Apartment #3862293
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Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(24 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Villa #8111721
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Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
House #4236557
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Apartment #6901965
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Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(9 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #3687611
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Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(11 reviews)
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  • 4 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 8
House #6557024
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Maleme Holiday Villas & Apartments (300+)

 

Recent Reviews

A super apartment in a lovely area of Chania, close to but away from, the tourist area

5 of 5
Very high spec fittings and furniture and in the kitchen, everything you could desire (especially an espresso machine, greatly appreciated). A very sociable house and anyone staying in the 4th bedroom is the gate keeper to let people through the bedroom to the roof terrace.
  • Review Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017

Lovely Place

5 of 5
Our second stay and as lovely as ever.
  • Review Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017