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AgioKlima Tradional Houses

Petrokefalo, Heraklion, Crete 70013, Greece
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Milan, Italy
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We choose this accomodation to avoid the crowd around Heraklione and we were right: after a day spent visiting a city or ruines is there something better to retire in a small village, in a typical cretan house, on a terrace looking the panorama or the gorgeus starred sky? Add that the owner Nike (pron. Niki) is of that special... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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17 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We wanted to visit Knossos while in Crete but did not want to go the resort areas... this is a lovely place to stay if you are looking for something more authentic and traditional, and peaceful to boot... The house we stayed in was spacious and very nicely decorated. The best feature though was a lovely sun terrace with a... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

The village is located high (but not too much), a rural idyllic for travelers and country areas lovers. We've received a cozy Suite with super comfortable warm atmosphere of the ancient village with its narrow trails. It's like as being localized in Crete. All windows with views of fields, vineyards and olive groves. The sea horizon and Heraklion (20 minute... More

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We stayed in one of the Agioklima apartments in Petrokefalo for 5 weeks spanning Feb-Mar 2014. It's hard to find the superlatives to describe what a wonderful time we had during our stay in Crete, and the setting in Petrokefalo was perfect for us. Niki is was an extremely friendly and welcoming hostess, the traditional apartments are beautiful, and the... More

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Edmonton, Canada
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

Stayed for 4 nights in October. One of our most memorable accommodations in a seven week trip to Greece and Turkey. The apartment is spacious, clean and beautiful. Large outdoor patio to sit and view the mountains and olive groves. Situated in the small traditional village of Petrokefalo, away from the throng of tourists but still close enough to access... More

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germany
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

The beautifully renovated village houses in the traditional setting of Petrokefalo feels directly like "home" and is the perfect place to stay for fun and work on the mystical island of Crete. With its central location about 15 minutes by car from Heraklion, this quiet apartment serves as the ideal home base for exploration and retreat. And with the warm... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

My mother and I, we had a great time in this house!!! First of all, Niki, the owner, welcomed us like we always knew each other!! The house was really clean and well decorated. We felt immedialtely comfortable! Our house had a huge private terrasse with a fantastic view on the vineyards and the sea. It was exactly what we... More

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Elmira, ON, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

With thousands of years of experience behind them, one has the feeling that the people of Crete have figured out what really counts in life. These beautifully proportioned houses are in a setting of exquisite loveliness. You will need a car to get to them and do enlist the services of the friendly hostess, Nikki, to ensure that you find... More

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Torredembarra, Catalonia, Spain
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

Peaceful and quiet, Agioklima is a perfect place. The house is clean and confortable. The views over the valley, the mountains (place of birth of the god Zeus, as the tradition says) and over the village are magnificient. The owner, Niki, is very kind and her indications about Herakleion: museums, places to visit, etc. are very useful. The village itself,... More

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

It is perfect!! The house was spacious and so beautifully decorated! The bathroom was excellent! The owner was very helpful and kind! Loved the place! Really enjoyed the villa and the experiences. The peaceful rural setting - it was a 20 minute drive into Iraklion, the closest city. Very nice walking paths in the hills.

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Address: Petrokefalo, Heraklion, Crete 70013, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Heraklion
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