A nice little home located in the traditional village of Loutraki very near the sea. Our home has two bedrooms. A king sized bed for two people plus two single beds on the attic above the main room bedroom. In the living room, there is a comfortable double sofa-bed for an extra two people.
Our home is fully equipped for all your needs. Kitchen has all amenities required for preparing your own meals. There is also a washing machine which you can use for free if you need to. We provide fresh and clean linens and towels for your stay, all essentials and various local herbs and spices.
There is a small veranda right in the front yard of the house from where you can enjoy your morning coffee or visit the nearby cafe, hub for all the locals, young and old, where at random moments of the day you may find them organising spontaneous parties playing traditional music and grilling meat at the barbecue while drinking raki and singing.
The village has mainly farmers, shepherds, and beekeepers. There are a number of festivals throughout the summer months happening in this location that you shouldn't miss. You can find everything you may need at the mini markets and cafes of the village or order traditional meals at great prices from the nearby taverns!
If you feel like, you can even buy fresh organic products like vegetables, fruits, meat, cheese, honey, herbs and spices, eggs, olive oil, wine and everything else that this blessed land produces straight from the farmers and shepherds themselves.
There are numerous routes to follow if you are into hiking. There are many trees around and local herbs which you can pick up yourself straight from the land and use them while you are back home. You will find wild herbs such as chamomile, sage, rosemary, oregano and much more.
We are located at a strategic point since you can experience the nature and climate of Crete but at the same time you are very near to all the famous beaches of the north part of the island, Kolympari fisherman village even Kissamos (Balos sea lagoon) and Falasarna if you have a car and feel like exploring the beauties of our island!
There are numerous traditional folklore festivals happening during the year at or very near our village. Some days worth noticing are: 4th of July, 27th of July, 6th of August, 15th of August and 29th of August. If you have the chance to experience one of these festivals you will be totally emerged to the culture of the locals, taste their food, dance with them and drink their wine!
If you need to know anything more about our place, please ask! We would be glad to reply to each and every one of you!
See you soon! :)
It is a quiet and traditional village situated in a beautiful and fertile region which is full of orange trees.
The history of the small village dates back to the 16th century, when it was referred in Venetian documents with the original designation Monodavli, which changed to Loutraki or Loutraka since 1580.
At Loutraki, you will also see the remarkable Cultural Association of Local Improvement, which is housed in the former building of the primary school of the village. The settlement also hosts the only solar power system in the region and It has about 100 permanent residents.
The main temple of Loutraki is the church of the Assumption, where is also built the cemetery of the village. There is also the church of St. Andrew of Crete, which celebrates separately on July 4th, except for November 30.
- Air conditioning
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
- Smoking allowed
- Washing machine
- Pets live here
- Bed linen
- Hair dryer
- Filter Coffee
- Radio player