Stone holiday residence on the slope of the hill

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Simplicity, wood and stone; these are the key-elements of this holiday residence, built on the slope of a small hill, set among endless olive groves, with view at Pitsidia.

The property covers a surface of 2.000 m2 and is located within the area of the village. The building is 270 m2, entirely built from natural stone. The walls are 60 cm thick, ceilings are made from Swedish wood and the floors throughout the house are made from cement mortar.

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There is underfloor heating and cooling, operating on heat pump. The frames are made from energy class aluminium, with double energy glass.

The ground floor is 170 m2 and comprises 2 cosy bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a store room, a combined kitchen - living room area of 40 m2 with a large energy fireplace. Each bedroom has its own covered porch with tile.

Internal stairs bring you up to the first floor and to the large bedroom of 100 m2. The first thing that will fascinate you upon entering the room is the large roof, built from huge cypress tree logs in natural form. The room contains a bathroom, jacuzzi and a built-in closet. The windows in this room have large opening and they are rotating. An external paved patio of 70 m2 leads to the pool area. The swimming pool's dimensions are 5x8x160 m with overflow and concrete steps.

There is an external toilet and a shower unit nearby. There is also a covered water tank of 40 cubic meters, an engine room of 20 m2 and a covered garage with tile of 45 m2.

The yard has 200 m2 of grass and contains a hand-made wood burning oven and a big built-in barbecue grill. At the back of the house there is a 800 m2 garden with olive trees.

The entire property is fenced.

It is located at a very short distance from the village square and 1500 me from Komos beach. It is also only 4 km away from the picturesque area of Matala.

Check in after: 3:00 PM
Check out before: 10:00 AM


The village of Pitsidia is one of the southernmost villages in Crete. It is located at an altitude of 80 m, at a distance of about 70 km from the airport of Heraklion and 100 km from the airport of Chania.

It is in an area of unique natural beauty and climate, with archeological and historical monuments and most importantly a crystal clear sea. Adding to these aspects is the people's unending hospitality, who always have something to offer all visitors who come and decide to stay.

The small family taverns with the delicious, traditional food, the traditional cafes with raki and coffee, and the small traditional mini markets make your stay all the more pleasant. The village also has the well-known horse race centre 'Melanouri' which often organises excursions around the area.

Some of the more interesting elements of the Cretan culture can be found in the nearby villages Sivas and Kamilari. In addition, the seaside resorts of Matala, Agia Galini and Kalamaki are located at very short distances, three of the most breathtaking seaside villages the area has to offer with many tourists visiting them each year.

About a fifteen minute's drive away is the town Mires, where a local flee market with interesting goods is held every Saturday.

It is located at a very short distance from the village square and 1500 me from Komos beach. It is also only 4 km away from the picturesque area of Matala.


Nearest Airport 65 Kilometres


Nearest Ferry 65 Kilometres

Heraklion b

Nearest Beach 1.5 Kilometres


Nearest Barpub 4 Kilometres

Plenty of them at Matala

Nearest Golf 65 Kilometres


Nearest Restaurant 500 Metres

Plenty of them at Matala

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  • Private Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Internet
  • Wireless Internet
  • TV
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Safe
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer
  • BBQ
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Family, Kid Friendly
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Access Considered
  • First Aid Kit
  • Fire Extinguisher
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  • Outdoor Jacuzzi/Hot Tub
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Fitness Equipment

Cancellation Policy

Moderate: Refund 50% up to 14 days or 25% from 14 to 7 days before the local check-in time

Meet your host, Emmanouil & Theodora
Pitsidia, 702 00 Crete, Greece
Member since September 2014

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PITSIDIA, HERAKLION, 702 00 Crete, Greece

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