Best Hotels and Places to Stay in Ierapetra

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Hotels, Villas and apartments in Ierapetra town Crete Greece

Ierapetra, is situated in the southernmost part of Crete, 30km south of Agios Nikolaos. It is a popular tourist destination due to its rich history, thriving economy, and warm climate. It is also a favoured spot for travellers seeking accommodation conveniently located for day trips to Chrissi Island. It serves as the ideal starting point for a scenic Chrissi Island cruise. The town is known for being the sunniest and warmest region in Greece, with an average annual temperature of 20°C and a minimum temperature of 12°C. Visitors can enjoy the beautiful sandy beach, crystal-clear blue waters, and charming port with the impressive Kales castle. Additionally, the town boasts an archaeological museum and numerous other attractions, making it an ideal location for tourists.

Apart from its natural beauty and historical significance, Ierapetra is also a hub for agricultural production, particularly in the cultivation of olives and citrus fruits. The town’s fertile land and favourable climate make it an ideal location for farming, and visitors can witness the local farmers’ dedication to their craft. The town also hosts several cultural events throughout the year, including music and dance festivals, which showcase the region’s rich traditions and customs.

With its unique blend of history, natural beauty, and modern amenities, Ierapetra is a must-visit destination for anyone travelling to Crete. Tourists can choose from a variety of accommodation options and explore the town and its surroundings, which offer plenty of exciting activities and sights. Whether you’re interested in history, agriculture, or simply soaking up the sun, Ierápetra has something for everyone.

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In Ierapetra Town, Crete, a range of charming accommodations awaits to make your holiday memorable. From cosy hotels to private rooms and apartments, you have the option to stay right in the heart of the town, near the scenic bay, or choose a tranquil spot just around the bay, nestled on the beach. Each location offers the convenience of a short, delightful 5-10 minute stroll along the promenade, leading you back to the town’s vibrant life. Below is a curated list of accommodations in Ierapetra Town, tailored to enhance your stay.

Best Hotels in Ierapetra

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  • from 71.1 euro
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Best Villas in Ierapetra

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  • 6.7 / 10 (621)
  • from 145 euro
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  • 6.9 / 10 (1742)
  • from 102.6 euro
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  • 7.6 / 10 (345)
  • from 0 euro

Best Apartments in Ierapetra

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  • 9.9 / 10 ()
  • 290 m
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  • 450 m
  • 8.5 / 10 ()
  • 470 m
  • 8.5 / 10 (581)
  • from 58.5 euro
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  • 9.5 / 10 (330)
  • from 122.4 euro

Best Holiday homes in Ierapetra

Elpidas Home

  • 9.7 / 10
  • Filotheou A

Featuring garden views, Elpidas Home provides accommodation with a patio and a coffee machine, around 300 metres from Agios Andreas Beach. This property offers access to a terrace, free private parking and free WiFi.

The holiday home is located on the ground floor and comes with 2 bedrooms, a flat-screen TV with streaming services and a fully equipped kitchen that provides guests with an oven, a toaster, a washing machine, a fridge and a stovetop. Towels and bed linen are provided in the holiday home.

The holiday home offers a barbecue.

Livadi Beach is 1.1 km from Elpidas Home, while West Beach of Ierapetra is 2.2 km away. The nearest airport is Sitia Public Airport, 57 km from the accommodation.

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€94

/night

  • 530 m

Rose View

  • 9.5 / 10
  • Επαρχιακή Οδός Ιεράπετρας–Πρίνας Επαρχιακή Οδός Ιεράπετρας – Πρίνας

Situated in Ierápetra and only 2.2 km from Agios Andreas Beach, Rose View features accommodation with mountain views, free WiFi and free private parking. This holiday home offers air-conditioned accommodation with a balcony.

The holiday home with a terrace and sea views has 1 bedroom, a living room, a flat-screen TV, an equipped kitchen with an oven and a fridge, and 1 bathroom with a walk-in shower. Towels and bed linen are available in the holiday home.

The holiday home offers a picnic area. Guests can relax in the garden at the property.

West Beach of Ierapetra is 2.3 km from Rose View, while Lake Voulismeni is 30 km from the property. The nearest airport is Sitia Public Airport, 58 km from the accommodation.

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€85.5

/night

  • 1.1 km

Apple home Detached house in sunny Ierapetra

  • 9.9 / 10
  • Ἑλένη Σκουρά

Set in Ierápetra and only 1.6 km from Agios Andreas Beach, Apple home Detached house in sunny Ierapetra offers accommodation with mountain views, free WiFi and free private parking. Boasting a balcony, the holiday home is in an area where guests can engage in activities such as snorkelling, cycling and hiking.

The holiday home has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with streaming services, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with sea views.

The holiday home offers a range of wellness facilities including a sauna and a steam room. A bicycle rental service is available at Apple home Detached house in sunny Ierapetra.

West Beach of Ierapetra is 1.8 km from the accommodation, while Livadi Beach is 2.9 km from the property. The nearest airport is Sitia Public Airport, 58 km from Apple home Detached house in sunny Ierapetra.

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€153

/night

  • 1.2 km

Ferienhaus Mare Cottage

  • 9.5 / 10
  • Eparchiaki Odos Ierapetras - Sitias

Located in Ierápetra, a few steps from Agios Andreas Beach and 100 metres from Livadi Beach, Ferienhaus Mare Cottage offers a garden and air conditioning. This beachfront property offers access to a patio, free private parking and free WiFi.

The holiday home with a terrace and sea views features 1 bedroom, a living room, a flat-screen TV, an equipped kitchen with an oven and a toaster, and 1 bathroom with a shower. Towels and bed linen are provided in the holiday home.

Both a bicycle rental service and a car rental service are available at the holiday home.

Peristera Beach is 1.4 km from Ferienhaus Mare Cottage, while Lake Voulismeni is 32 km away. The nearest airport is Sitia Public Airport, 58 km from the accommodation.

from

€80

/night

  • 1.4 km

Spiti Xenia

  • 2 / 10
  • Eparchiaki Odos Ierapetras - Pachias Ammou

Offering a garden and garden view, Spiti Xenia is set in Ierápetra, 700 metres from Livadi Beach and 1.9 km from Peristera Beach. The air-conditioned accommodation is 600 metres from Agios Andreas Beach, and guests benefit from complimentary WiFi and private parking available on site.

The holiday home is fitted with 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with mountain views.

Lake Voulismeni is 33 km from the holiday home, while Panagia Kera Church (in Kritsa) is 33 km from the property. The nearest airport is Sitia Public Airport, 56 km from Spiti Xenia.

from

€68

/night

  • 1.5 km

Xenia Home

  • 8.9 / 10
  • Λειβάδια Ιεράπετρας

Featuring garden views, Xenia Home provides accommodation with a balcony and a coffee machine, around 700 metres from Livadi Beach. The holiday home has access to a restaurant and free WiFithroughout the property.

The holiday home with a terrace and mountain views features 2 bedrooms, a living room, a flat-screen TV, an equipped kitchen with an oven and a fridge, and 1 bathroom with a shower. Towels and bed linen are provided in the holiday home.

A continental, Full English/Irish or Italian breakfast is available daily at the property.

The holiday home offers a picnic area. Both a bicycle rental service and a car rental service are available at Xenia Home, while cycling and hiking can be enjoyed nearby.

Agios Andreas Beach is 800 metres from the accommodation, while Peristera Beach is 1.7 km away. The nearest airport is Sitia Public, 56 km from Xenia Home, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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€0

/night

  • 1.6 km

Experiences near Ierapetra

Despite its serene vibe, Ierapetra in Crete buzzes with activities and attractions. A must-do is the boat trip to the enchanting Chrissi Island, a slice of paradise. Don’t miss exploring historical landmarks like the The Fortress of Kales the House of Napoleon, and the Mosque of Ierapetra. Each site weaves into the rich tapestry of Ierapetra’s history. See below for a comprehensive list of things to do in Ierapetra Town.

FAQ

Where is Ierápetra located?

Ierápetra is located in the southernmost part of Crete, 30km south of Agios Nikolaos.

What is the climate like in Ierápetra?

The temperature in Ierápetra seldom falls below 12°C, and the mean annual temperature is 20°C. It is also the sunniest and hottest region of Greece.

What are some attractions in Ierápetra?

Ierápetra has a long sandy beach and clean blue sea, a picturesque port with the castle Kales, an archaeological Museum, and many more attractions.

What can visitors do in Ierápetra?

Visitors will find a wide range of accommodation facilities and lots of interesting things to do and see in the town and the wider area as well.

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