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A sweet flavor of Cretan tradition on the flank of the mountain.

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A sweet flavor of Cretan tradition on the flank of the mountain.


5.0/5 Exceptional

Entire home

1 bedroom1 bathroomSleeps 4

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer
  • Outdoor space
  • Fireplace

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Faistos, Crete

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationPalace of Phaistos10 min drive
  • Popular LocationMuseum of Messara11 min drive
  • Popular LocationPhaistos12 min drive
  • AirportHeraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis)49 min drive

Space details

1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, sleeps 4
83 sq m
Bedroom 1
    1 double bed
    2 single beds
Bathroom 1

About this property

Entire place

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

A sweet flavor of Cretan tradition on the flank of the mountain.

Holiday home in Faistos with kitchen and patio
The house Veïsakis is a traditional house from 1933. This stone house is one of the oldest houses from this historic village. Decorated and furnished with traditional Cretan objects and furniture will leave you with a sweet flavour of Cretan Tradition. The house can accommodate up to 4 persons.

The house kept his levelled construction. It features a bedroom on the first floor with double bed and 2 single ones. On the ground floor you have a fully equipped kitchen. The Cretan living room is cool in summer and has a fireplace for the wintertime. Air-conditioning available downstairs and upstairs in the bedroom.

The gem of this house is the outside area, a wonderful stone patio in front of the house.
The patio is the ideal place to relax and enjoy the marvellous views and to listen to the sound of nature. The house is landscaped in the culture and style of Cretan Tradition, a really special place.

A historical village of Crete, with only a few houses, with stunning views will enchant you, waiting for you to relax and will make you want to discover the secrets of this wonderful island.
Air-conditioned accommodation at this holiday home offers fireplaces and a hairdryer. Rooms open to patios. Kitchens offer fridges, kitchenware and utensils and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a shower.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Speaks English, Dutch, Greek

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Near the beach


  • WiFi available


  • Fridge
  • Oven
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Toaster
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • 1 bedroom
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Fireplace

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Washing machine


  • Air conditioning


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

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

Things to do

  • Horse riding nearby
  • Winery tours nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Snorkelling nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Safety features

  • First aid kit


  • Sleeps 4
  • Unit size: 893 sq ft (83 sq m)

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Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

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


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a first aid kit
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation
Property registration number 0089040

We should mention

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

Property is also known as

Sweet Flavor Cretan Tradition Flank Mountain House Monochoro
Sweet Flavor Cretan Tradition Flank Mountain House
Sweet Flavor Cretan Tradition Flank Mountain Monochoro
Sweet Flavor Cretan Tradition Flank Mountain House Monochoro
Sweet Flavor Cretan Tradition Flank Mountain House
Sweet Flavor Cretan Tradition Flank Mountain Monochoro
A Sweet Flavor of Cretan Tradition on the Flank of the Mountain

About this area


Located in Faistos, this holiday home is in a rural area and near the beach. Palace of Phaistos and Gortys are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Komos Beach and Beach of Matala. Discover the area's water adventures with snorkelling and swimming nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails and horse riding.

What's nearby

  • Palace of Phaistos - 10 min drive
  • Museum of Messara - 11 min drive
  • Gortys - 12 min drive
  • Phaistos - 12 min drive
  • Rouvas Gorge - 23 min drive

Getting around

  • Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis) - 49 min drive


  • Alekos Taverna - 11 min drive
  • Sactouris - 12 min drive
  • Vafis Aposperida - 12 min drive
  • Taverna Lamb House - 12 min drive
  • Avli of Kostas - 12 min drive

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Overall score and ratings



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5/5 Excellent

Εκπληκτική διαμονή!!!
Το κατάλυμα είναι εκπληκτικό, σε φοβερή τοποθεσία πάνω από τους ελαιωνες των Μοιρών,με θεα τον καμπο της Μεσσαρας,παραδοσιακό,ήσυχο ιδανικό για ξεκούραση και χαλαρώση.. Οι οικοδεσποτες,πολύ ευγενικοι και χαμογελαστοι, σου προσφέρουν απλόχερα την Κρητική φιλοξενια με αγάπη και σεβασμό!! Θα ξαναερθουμε σιγουρα, Νάνσυ & Γιώργος

5/5 Excellent

Très bien !
Très jolie maison, soignée et bien équipée. La vue est belle des 2 terrasses. Accueil très chaleureux et agréable. Des cadeaux nous attendaient régulièrement à la maison, c’est adorable! Grande réactivité de Stefanos et Nadine an cas de petits soucis du quotidien. Vous avons passé un super séjour, encore merci!