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.
All the rooms saw towards the mountains and the pine forest of Kato Symi. It consists of 3 stone buildings, 7 rooms of 2-5 beds are available and full equipped.
The philosophy and the concept of "Akros Oreon" beyond the hotel services of good level in an environment of mountain, is to give the possibility to each visitor to discover savors and the traditional local tastes of our plants, vegetables, fruits, honey, mets cheese-making, but also, to benefit from the contact with local people and to practice various activities.
Our guests are anyone with sensitivity to the environment, ecological consciousness, love and respect the nature.
In our gardens, are cultivated with exclusively natural organic matters, olives, plants, fruit trees, vegetables, as of a lot of aromatic plants which you will have the possibility of tasting during your stay.
At the "Kafenion" are served country breakfasts, lunches or dinners after reservation a day before. Our traditional tavern "Aphrodite" is open all the year and propose local tastes and its specialty, chops of lambs roasted and a local gastronomy.
Three pergolas, furnaces with wood, a barbecue for your grills, are available at your disposal for a comfortable stay.
The hostel consists of stone-built and single-storey buildings.
All the rooms saw towards the mountains of Dikti and the pine forest of Kato Symi.
The natural stone and wood are the major elements used, releasing a natural heat.
All the rooms have a chimney, balcony or veranda, paved external court, shower, kitchen equipped. The equipment includes refrigerating, hotplates and kitchen utensils', TV, autonomous central heating. Internet wireless.
7 rooms of 1-4 beds are available and entirely equipped. They can accommodate from 2 - 5 people.
At the "Kafenion" are served country breakfasts, lunches or dinners after reservation a day before. Three pergolas, furnaces with wood, a barbecue for your grills, are available at your disposal for a comfortable stay.
Region: Viannos, Heraklio
relevant routes: -
Since the National Road going to Aghios Nikolaos, take the exit direction Viannos / Arkalochori.
Before Pefkos turn on the right, direction Kato Symi (2 km).
The road from Ierapetra to Kato Symi is provincial winding in good condition.
- phone: +30 6909428225, +30 6937022779, +30 28950 31463
- Fax: +30 28950 31463
- Website: www.akrosoreon-crete.gr