Agapi Holiday House, A Family Run Traditional House In South Crete, Greece

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Agapi Holiday House, A Family Run Traditional House In South Crete, Greece

Family-friendly Faistos villa with fireplace and kitchen

10.0/10 Exceptional

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Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
Faistos, Crete
Main amenities
  • Beach towels
  • Terrace
  • Air conditioning
  • Garden
For families
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Kitchen
  • Living room
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Terrace

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About this area

What's nearby

  • Beach of Matala - 7 min drive
  • Caves of Matala - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Nikos Kazantzakis Airport (HER) - 60 min drive

About this property

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You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Agapi Holiday House, A Family Run Traditional House In South Crete, Greece

Agapi Holiday House is a family-run, traditional Cretan house built in the village of Sivas, Crete, Greece in 1906.

Agapi Holiday House has been substantially renovated and restored with great care in order to maintain its traditional architecture while using natural materials and ecological principles. It offers the facilities of a modern house without sacrificing the original traditional character of the Cretan home.

The house is located in the heart of Sivas village, within walking distance of the village square. Sivas is located in the Southernmost point of Crete and Europe. It carries the prestigious designation of a traditional Cretan village by the Greek state.

The landscape is of outstanding natural beauty with unique flora and fauna. The climate is very mild.

The Sivas village main square is a popular meeting place for local people; with restaurants, traditional cafés and places to shop. Visitors will have the opportunity to mingle with locals and taste the traditional cuisine. You may shop at the market local food products and of course everything related to your personal daily needs.

Agapi Holiday House has spacious (80 square meters) newly-furnished rooms. The house is fully equipped and includes a kitchen - dining area (with a fireplace), a living room area (with a stove and a sofa), a bathroom and a bedroom (double bed).

The house has two yards with furniture, an inner yard and a terrace, and a garden with aromatic and medicinal plants. There is free web network (Wi-Fi), laptop, TV, washing machine etc. - all equipment you may need for a comfortable stay.

Agapi Holiday House can accommodate up to 6 persons (maximum 4 adults), it is perfect for a family with children.

It has stunning views of the Messara valley and the surrounding mountains of Psiloritis (Ida) and Asterousia.

It is highly recommended for walkers, country lovers, active pensioners, newlyweds, writers, artists and generally all who need peaceful, quiet and inspirational surroundings.

At a glance


  • Check-out time is 12:00 PM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions

Required at check-in

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum guest age is 13


  • Pets not allowed

Property amenities


  • Beach towels


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Car recommended

Family friendly

  • Crib/infant bed available
  • Highchair
  • Children's toys


  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Toaster
  • Paper towels
  • Spices


  • 1 bedroom
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Sofa bed


  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower
  • Towels provided
  • Hair dryer
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Shampoo

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Living room
  • Wood stove


  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Books
  • Stereo
  • Games
  • Music library
  • Video library

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Washing machine


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • Near the sea
  • In a rural location
  • In a village

Things to do

  • Fitness facilities nearby
  • Bicycling on site
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Basketball nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Cave exploring nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Ecotours nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit


  • Sleeps 4


  • Basketball
  • Cave exploring
  • Cycling
  • Ecotours
  • Fishing
  • Fitness center access
  • Horse riding
  • Hunting
  • Mountain biking
  • Mountain climbing
  • Scuba diving
  • Swimming
  • Windsurfing
  • Winery tours

Fees & policies


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit on site.

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

Property Registration Number 00000405925

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