Traditional Homes of Crete (Monastery House) 3 Star

Staying in Monastery will be an experience of a lifetime for those seeking to experience a traditional Greek holiday.


Monastery house is located in the village of Mavrikiano and overlooks the beautiful resort of Elounda. Accommodating up to 6 guests in 3 different and closed bedrooms for a complete privacy, Monastery House is pefect for both families and groups. The large outside door leads to a pretty courtyard with a small swimming pool, whilst on the left is the main entrance to the house. The house also features a number of balconies overlooking the picturesque town of Elounda and the Bay of Mirabello. The nearest sandy beach as well as the village of Elounda is a 15-min walk from the property. The Heraklion airport is about 75km from Elounda.

Please note not suitable for people with walking difficulties or children

Please note due to the many original design features, and the care taken to retain the original character of the properties during restoration, the Traditional Homes of Crete are not suitable for those with mobility/balance issues or for children. Care should be taken when on roof terraces/balconies/mezanine floors and and staircases, as some properties have open staircases and elevated floors. Some roof terraces and balconies have low protective walls or railings with large gaps. These features have been kept to allow guests a true experience of the way Cretan people lived over a hundred years ago.

To book Monastery House please call reservations on 0800 093 3322.

Olympic Rating: 3 Star

Official Rating: 3 Star


Three bedroom traditional house with private pool. Upon entering the house, turn left to a comfortable bedroom with a twin bed and turn right to reach a bathroom. Wooden stairs lead to the mezzanine floor where on the right is a bedroom with two single beds in a 1930s style, and on the left is another bedroom with a large ironmade matrimonial bed of the same style. The stairs continue to the first floor with a fully equipped kitchen containing a large Monasterial table for 6 people. There is a small bathroom and ample size sitting room as well. 


  • Equipped kitchen
  • Bathroom
  • Air conditioning
  • Electric fan
  • Ironing board FOC (on request)
  • Linen change 2x a week
  • Towel change 2x a week
  • Bins emptied daily
  • Daily cleaning
  • TV (local channels)
  • Safe boxes
  • Free WiFi in public area*.

Leisure Activities

  • Small private pool
  • Beach
  • Hiking/Jogging
  • Sightseeing.

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