Area & Experiences
The valleys of the Cretan hinterland are dotted with countless windmills, amid endless rows of vines and olive trees. The village of Keramoutsi, ten miles outside Heraklion, is overlooked by the imposing presence of Château Malvicino up on its hill. Villa Odyssée is surrounded by over two hectares of private grounds, criss-crossed by hiking trails.
Our nearby experiences
In the labyrinthine leather district of Chania
Step back in time with a visit to one of the last surviving tanneries in the Tabakaria district of Chania. Salt, lime, olive oil, pigments, tannins: discover the subtle beauty of the traditional craft which has thrived here for over a century.
Become an olive oil expert
Olive oil alone symbolizes the Cretan diet and perfumes the natural soaps of the island. Let the passionate craftsmen show you what it takes to become a real expert in the gathering of olives, the extraction of their nectar and the making of typically Mediterranean products.
Explore the ancient ruins at nightfall
The moment the gates of the site close to the public, slip among the ruins of the palace of Knossos with our guide. Explore this archaeological treasure of Minoan civilization while the silence and the light of the setting sun cover the pediments and colonnades.
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Living room 1
Living room 2
Bedroom 1 bathroom
Bedroom 2 bathroom
Bedrooms 3 & 4 bathroom
Bedroom 5 bathroom