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Welcome to Crete


An island with exquisite 1,000 kilometres along coastline dotted with numerous coves, bays and peninsulas which offer a multitude of soft, sandy beaches along the beautiful blue Mediterranean Sea. Crete is one of the most popular European holiday destinations. It is the largest island in Greece and the fifth largest in the Mediterranean. There are many other jewels just waiting to be discovered by the adventurous explorers of holiday treasures. The summer is the time to come and discover Crete. Don't worry if it captures your heart - you can always come back next year!! It will welcome you with the sounds of Cretan lyre, its warm sun, a slice of cool red watermelon and a glass of iced raki!


Crete average temperatures:                                                          Crete nice to know:









Time difference:

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Flying time from Ireland:

4.30 hours 



This Complex is located between the cities of Keraklion and Rethymno, 250m from the beach and 33 km from the Fortezza Castle. Facilities and services include a reception with limited opening hours, pool bar, breakfast area, outdoor swimming pool, internet..
Property Location With a stay at Elysee Hotel in Sitia, you'll be on the waterfront and within the region of Toplou Monastery and Vai Palm Grove. This hotel is within the region of Richtis Gorge and Zakros Palace. Rooms Make yourself at home in..
General Description: Welcome to Epimenidis Hotel in Aghia Marina. The closest cities to the hotel are Chania (10 km) and Souda (17 km). To make your stay more comfortable a lobby, a reception and air conditioning are available. A fresh water swimming..
Conveniently located in Chania , this property is an ideal base for both business and holiday travel. Hotel was constructed in 1989. Hotel was completely renovated in 2008. The property consists of 16 rooms. The property consists of 2 junior suites,..
Featuring air conditioning, Esperides Apartment is located in Agia Pelagia, 13 km from Heraklio Town. Hersonissos is 35 km away. Free private parking is available on site.There is also a kitchenette, equipped with a fridge. Towels are offered.Esperides..
Hotel was constructed in 1980. The property consists of 58 rooms. The property consists of 2 single rooms, 52 double rooms, 2 triple rooms and 2 quadruple rooms. This attractive hotel is perfect for a weekend getaway or longer holiday. The front desk..
Situated just a short walk from the beach, the Eva Apartments are ideal for a self-catering break in Agia Pelagia. Offering self-catering accommodation with views over the gardens and surrounding area, these apartments are a great choice for your Crete..
Consisting of six different buildings with distinct decoration styles, the family-friendly Fereniki Resort & Spa is situated just a stone's throw from the longest beach of northern Crete and enjoys magnificent views over the shimmering, turquoise-blue..
Apartment and studio complex located off the main road in Stalis, on the island of Crete, 250 m from the beach. Flilia Hotel & Apartments is located in Stalis, on the Bay of Malia, halfway between Malia and Hersonissos. The complex is located at approximately..
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