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Belluno, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The owner, Ms. Garifalia, generously shares her surprisingly updated dietary information (not yet too widespread even at academically informed levels) to the point of teaching us practically how to make a healthy AND tasty non-vegetarian pita-gyros at home- my daughter even learnt how make the dough with the proper, minoic heritage low-gluten (triticum dicoccum) emmer-wheat flour. My teens love that omnipresent greek treat exceedingly, but I was not aware of how toxic the usual concoction is- Garifalia knows it. Besides, her olive oil (we got a complimentary welcome sample before buying some more) is much better than the organic-labeled you may get in the bigger bio-store on the corner in the village- and here too, she tells you why...She seems to love gathering information, so in exchange of all her information and yummy produce from the tiny garden (the grapes are incredible, and she grows different varieties so to harvest fruit all the summer long), I gave her some Yoga-hints and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I stayed here in Feb. It was the only place open in the area. The owners Garifalia and Zacharias made me feel very welcome. They often invited me in for a beverage and conversation. The room was simple but very clean and inexpensive.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Garifalia Studios is ideal choice for holydays in Creta, located in the beautiful seaside resort of Kalamaki, on the south coast of Crete near to Moires, Matala, and the archaeological sites of Festos and Gortys Kalamaki is located on the southern side of Crete, very close to Matala, Phaistos and Agia Galini. Located 200 metres from the beach, at the village of Kalamaki, Garifalia Studios offers self-catering accommodation with views of the Libyan Sea and the surrounding mountains. Within walking distance, you can find taverns serving fresh fish and Cretan cuisine. Enjoying free Wi-Fi, Garifalia studios are air conditioned and open out to a private balcony. They feature a seating area and a kitchenette equipped with electric kettle and mini fridge. Each unit also has its own bathroom with hairdryer, and bathroom with shower. Within 3 km, guests can visit the ancient palace of Phaistos. The seaside village of Matala with its scenic beach is at 7 km. Garifalia Studios offer private free parking front of the hotel. ... more   less 

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Address: | New Kalamaki, Kalamaki, Crete 702 00, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Kalamaki
Price Range: $41 - $45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Garifalia Studios 1*
Number of rooms: 7
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