At the traditional and established hostelries in Crete you will have the opportunity to come to understand the meaning of the real Cretan hospitality , as well as experience Cretan architectural styles and other elements of Cretan culture. Usually such hostels are found in the older settlements and/or at spots of considerable natural beauty – so offering nature-lovers chances for both excursions and a quiet, relaxing break.
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Ecotourism, agrotourism, ecology, the ‘great outdoors’ and respect to humanity and its needs: simplicity, harmony, clean air, warm hospitality, relaxed atmosphere, home-cooking.
Monastery Estate is built with stone and wooden on the foothills of Leuka Oroi, offering lodgings with catering, fireplace, free Wi-Fi and terrace with an amazing view of the mountains from inside the apartments. It is also located in the traditional village of Moni Chania, just a breath away (4,5 km) from the famous beach of Sougia in the South coast of Chania in Lybian Sea.
"Lefkoritis Resort" have been created with respect to both the natural and anthropogenic environment of the region of Sfakia, and by using only local materials such as stone and wood. It's located at an altitude of 780 m. in the Askifou Plateau in Sfakia and the units offer a terrace or balcony with view across the surrounding imposing peaks of the White Mountains.
Vamos Traditional Village is a small local company specialising in holidays with a difference that focus on the cultural aspects of the Vamos area and which promote ethical sustainable ecotourism and agro-tourism.
The traditional settlement of Samonas is a complete renovated neighbourhood in the village of Samonas, in the district of Apokoronas Crete, at an altitude of 400 m and at a distance of 25 km from Chania. The settlement is built on a hill slope and it has such an orientation that it offers an impressive mountain, valley and sea view from all houses.
The place of alternative life Eftrapelia was built in the small village «Provarma» of Apokorona, near the village Stilos in the municipality Armenon and about 18 km from Hania and is a new proposal in the field of Rural Tourism and Tourism Seminar.
In Gavalohori in the Apokoronas area of Chania, a traditional village awarded "protected status" because of its local architecture, four very old stone-built houses, lovingly restored with full respect to tradition and fully equipped, welcome those who seek a unique vacation in a traditional environment close to the every day life of the village.
On the slopes of a hill with a view over the Mediterranean, in the middle of an olive grove and next to the oldest olive-tree in the world, there is a two hundred year old historical building, which we have converted into the traditional hotel "Elia". You can search and search for a word or phrase to describe Elia - but you won't find it.
Kastellos Village is situated in the picturesque village of Kastellos of Eastern Apokoronas. Kastellos Village comprises of two complexes. Each one of these complexes consists of 4 traditional stone houses, which offer all modern comforts and a magnificent ambience to all guests.
Natalia’s houses & suite are located in the traditional village of Douliana which is the ideal for those who want to escape in order to relax and have quality for their vacations. Walking into the nature and in the narrow streets, enjoying the old stone-built houses, drinking "tsikoudia" or local wine after swimming at the beach and in the evening staring the stars..
The ENAGRON offers high quality hotel services without being just a hotel. We see in our visitors not just clients, but guests, our own people, whose wellbeing is important to us.
Villa Kynthia is a charming family hotel of considerable historical value, rests in the picturesque fishing village of Panormo, 200 meters from the sea. It retains its grand charm as it has been lovingly restored in 1991..
The Dalabelos Estate is located near the Angeliana village, on a hill overlooking the Cretan Sea, 5 km to the north coast of Crete, at a 23-km distance from the town of Rethymno, 80 km from Chania and 55 km from Heraklion and the Knossos palace at the foot of the legendary Mount Ida.
The villa complex of “PANAKRON ” is built in the northeastern part of the estate, overlooking the mountains Psiloritis, Samitos and Kentros. Has an outdoor pool and a restaurant.
The Thalori Traditional Village is a complex of fifteen traditional houses which were restored to reflect the particular style of vernacular architecture which was dominant in the host village of Kapetaniana in the very old days.
The hotel Akros Oreon is built on an old vineyard on the heights of the valley of Kato Symi. It is a small size hotel, made up by 3 buildings of one stage and entirely built out with stone on harmony with the landscape and the environment. Τhe area of Akros Oreon presents an astonishing geological diversity and is located at the south-east of the island of Crete, in the south of the mountainous chain of Dikti.
The elegantly simple Katalagari Country Suites Hotel is situated in Katalagari, a charming little village on the outskirts of Heraklion city in Southern Greece. Due to the wonderful surrounding natural environment, this location gives visitors the opportunity to discover all the hidden aspects of Crete!