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Poised between sky and sea, Villa Pelagos overlooks the bay of Heraklion. Built entirely of stone and wood, it is inspired by a futuristic Californian style and breaks the mould of traditional Cretan architecture.
Panoramic sea view
Area & Experiences
Half an hour from Heraklion airport, in the north of the island, Palekastro is a little fishing village perched on a hillside. Nestled between olive groves and tiny secluded coves, the immaculate facades line up along the coast, down to the harbour. You will find Villa Pelagos at a bend in the coastal road, poised as though weightless over the gulf of Heraklion.
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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Bedroom 1 bathroom
Bedrooms 2 & 3 bathroom