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Make a holiday rental home or villa in Tavronitis, Greece your home away from home

Surrounded by olive trees and orange groves of the Chania region, the beautiful isolated beaches around Tavronitis can feel a million miles from the busier beach resorts on the island of Crete. A beachside villa in Tavronitis makes an ideal destination for couples and families looking to escape the hordes, while still being within easy reach of different activities available on the island.

Things to do in Tavronitis, Greece

The beaches around Tavronitis are much less busy than those around the major Crete resorts, so offer the ideal place for visitors to relax in the sun with a book. A dip in the sea is a great place to cool down on a summer day, and snorkelling is a great way to explore the rocky outcrops and bays around the area.

Visitors in self-catering accommodation in Tavronitis can stock up on fresh local produce at several small, local shops in the area, an experience in itself. There are also several restaurants down along the beach in Tavronitis, where visitors can sample traditional Greek food and occasionally see traditional Greek dance performances.

The mountainous nature of the area around Tavronitis lends itself well to hiking, and there are several trails around the area for visitors who want to get out and explore the region. In the mountains near the village there are also opportunities for mountain biking, rock climbing, canyoning and horse riding.

There are also plenty of opportunities for other activities in other resorts on Crete such as Platanias including Scuba diving, mini-golf, fishing, dolphin watching, go-karting and bungy jumping.

Places to visit on holiday in Tavronitis, Greece

Just 22km down the road from Tavronitis is the town of Chania, which is home to Minoan remains as well as ancient Greek and Roman ruins. There are also several museums in the town, including the Archaeological Museum, which offers a history of the many different sets of ruins and lost cities which may be seen in the area. The War Museum and Naval Museum are both also worth a look.

Weather in Tavronitis, Greece

The location of Tavronitis on Crete means that summers are hot and dry, with temperatures of 24C to 27C on most summer days, and very rarely a rainy day throughout June to August. The weather remains mild and relatively dry throughout the autumn and spring, making a villa in Tavronitis a pleasant escape when the summer crowds have gone.

Heraklion, Crete’s main city, is also well worth a day-trip from Tavronitis where visitors can see the town’s ancient fortress, Knossos Palace. There are of course also plenty of shopping opportunities in the town where visitors can pick up souvenirs, and lots of bars and restaurants for a lively night out.

Flights to Tavronitis, Greece

Tavronitis is served by Heraklion Airport (HER), which is located in the centre of the north coast, 160km from Tavronitis. Hire cars are available from the airport to reach your self-catering accommodation in Tavronitis, or there are also shuttle buses which operate from the airport across the island.

    • 4 BR
    • 2 BA
    • Separate Toilet
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    Villa #3857409
    1
      Exceptional! 5/5
      (7 reviews)
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      • 3 BR
      • 2 BA
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      Multiple rentals Villa #6872985
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        • 3 BR
        • 2 BA
        • Separate Toilet
        • Sleeps 6
        Villa #803039
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          • 3 BR
          • 2 BA
          • Sleeps 8
          Multiple rentals Villa #6872985
          5
            Exceptional! 5/5
            (7 reviews)
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            • 3 BR
            • 2 BA
            • Separate Toilet
            • Sleeps 7
            Villa #803037
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            Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
              Exceptional! 5/5
              (7 reviews)
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              • 4 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Sleeps 10
              Villa #803038
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              Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                • 3 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Separate Toilet
                • Sleeps 6
                Villa #6805913
                  • 3 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Sleeps 6
                  Villa #4424002
                    • 2 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 5
                    Apartment #2409373
                      • 1 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 3
                      Apartment #2282597
                        • 1 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 5
                        Apartment #2282584
                          • 1 BR
                          • 1 BA
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                          Apartment #2282591
                            Excellent! 4.5/5
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                            • Studio
                            • 2 BA
                            • Sleeps 4
                            Villa #3900764
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                              Exceptional! 5/5
                              (47 reviews)
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                              • 3 BR
                              • 3 BA
                              • Sleeps 7
                              Villa #98983
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                              Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                (6 reviews)
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                                • 1 BR
                                • 2 BA
                                • Sleeps 4
                                Bungalow #6556640
                                6
                                Viewed 44 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                  (11 reviews)
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                                  • 2 BR
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Sleeps 6
                                  Multiple rentals House #1962531
                                  11
                                  Viewed 62 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                    • Studio
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Sleeps 3
                                    Apartment #409164
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                                    Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                      (8 reviews)
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                                      • 4 BR
                                      • 3 BA
                                      • Sleeps 8
                                      Villa #8067058
                                      8
                                      Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
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                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Sleeps 4
                                        Villa #8234291
                                        2
                                        Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                          (14 reviews)
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                                          • 1 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 3
                                          Apartment #3862293
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                                          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                            (26 reviews)
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                                            • 3 BR
                                            • 3 BA
                                            • Sleeps 6
                                            Villa #8111721
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                                            Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
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                                              • 2 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 5
                                              House #4236557
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                                              Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Excellent! 4.3/5
                                                (16 reviews)
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                                                • 1 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                Apartment #3845459
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                                                Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                  • 4 BR
                                                  • 4 BA
                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                  House #6557024
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                                                  Viewed 58 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                    (9 reviews)
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                                                    • 2 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                    Apartment #3687611
                                                    9
                                                    Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 2 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                      House #4141000
                                                      4
                                                      Viewed 19 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 8 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 10 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
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                                                            Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                              (5 reviews)
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                                                              • 4 BR
                                                              • 4 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 10
                                                              Villa #1934825
                                                              5
                                                              Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 10
                                                                Villa #1664400
                                                                3
                                                                Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                  (30 reviews)
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                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                  • 4 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 9
                                                                  Villa #3613718
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                                                                  Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                    (11 reviews)
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                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                    House #1734510
                                                                    11
                                                                    Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                      (15 reviews)
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                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                      Villa #1938055
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                                                                      Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                        (5 reviews)
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                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 5
                                                                        Multiple rentals Villa #1886627
                                                                        5
                                                                        Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                          (10 reviews)
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                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                          Apartment #3886046
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                                                                          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 3
                                                                            Apartment #3787825
                                                                            14
                                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                              (8 reviews)
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                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 3
                                                                              Apartment #781046vb
                                                                              8
                                                                              Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                Multiple rentals Apartment #1962510
                                                                                4
                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                  (11 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                  Villa #1949828
                                                                                  11
                                                                                  Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                    (9 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                                    • 3 BA
                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                    • Sleeps 7
                                                                                    Villa #6030204
                                                                                    9
                                                                                    Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                      (46 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                                                      Multiple rentals Villa #1275881
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                                                                                      Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                        (27 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 9
                                                                                        House #6414422
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                                                                                        Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                                          Villa #4057586
                                                                                          3
                                                                                            Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                            (13 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                                            House #3843477
                                                                                            13
                                                                                            Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                              (7 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 5
                                                                                              Apartment #781066vb
                                                                                              7
                                                                                              Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                Villa #4135312
                                                                                                2
                                                                                                Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 7
                                                                                                  House #4200529
                                                                                                  1
                                                                                                  Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                    (5 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                    Cottage #3950521
                                                                                                    5
                                                                                                    Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                                      (8 reviews)
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                                                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                      Apartment #3901909
                                                                                                      8
                                                                                                      Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours

                                                                                                      Tavronitis Holiday Villas & Apartments (300+)

                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Excellent property for a relaxing family vacation.

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      The property was great! It was in very good condition and well equipped. The view was amazing! The Villa was hard to find at first but easy to navigate once we figured out the directions. There were some great beaches five minutes away from the propery. The beach was protected in windy days, with warm waters and excellent restaurants (Tavernas) nearby. The pool was clean and well maintained. The owner was very responsive with any issues we had. We definetly recommend this property!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017

                                                                                                      We had an excellent time. The villa was lovely the owner very helpful. Location was beautiful and...

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We had an excellent time. The villa was lovely the owner very helpful. Location was beautiful and perfect for kids. Some excellent facilities close by. We thank you and your team for a great holiday
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017