Best Hotels and Places to Stay in Anogeia

What to Know Before Visiting Anogeia

Anogia is a picturesque mountain town located at an altitude of 700m, 55 km from Rethymno and 36 km from Heraklion. The town has a population of 2500 permanent residents who are known for their friendly and welcoming nature. Anogia has a rich history of resistance against conquerors, including the Turkish and Germans, which has left an indelible mark on the village’s culture and tradition.

Apart from its historical significance, Anogia is also famous for its traditional music and dance. The village is home to many talented musicians who have preserved the Cretan music tradition for generations. Visitors can enjoy live performances of the lyra, a traditional Cretan instrument, and witness the intricate footwork of the local dancers. Anogia’s music and dance culture is so significant that it has even inspired a museum dedicated to the preservation of Cretan music and dance.

The museum showcases the history and evolution of Cretan music and dance, and visitors can learn about the different styles and instruments used in traditional performances. Anogia’s charm and cultural significance make it a must-visit destination for anyone traveling to Crete.

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Best Hotels in Anogeia

  • 500 m
  • 8.8 / 10 ()
  • 14.3 km
  • 14.4 km
  • 8.7 / 10 ()
  • 15.6 km
  • 15.7 km
  • 7.9 / 10 ()

Best Villas in Anogeia

  • 4.2 km
  • 9.4 / 10 ()
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  • 9.3 / 10 ()

Best Apartments in Anogeia

  • 5.9 km
  • 8.3 / 10 (93)
  • from 69 euro
  • 7.8 km
  • 9.6 / 10 ()
  • 10.1 km
  • 9.4 / 10 ()
  • 11.5 km
  • 12.3 km

Best Holiday homes in Anogeia

Μουριές

  • 10 / 10
  • Kamariotis

Featuring a garden, private pool and garden views, Μουριές is located in Kamariótis. This property offers access to a terrace and free private parking.

With free WiFi, this 1-bedroom holiday home provides a flat-screen TV and a kitchen with an oven and fridge. Towels and bed linen are provided in the holiday home.

Venetian Walls is 30 km from the holiday home, while Heraklion Archaeological Museum is 31 km away. The nearest airport is Heraklion International Airport, 33 km from Μουριές.

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€93

/night

  • 3.7 km

Tratidional House in Kalives

  • / 10
  • Rethymno Kalivos -Kouloukonas

Featuring city views, Tratidional House in Kalives provides accommodation with a balcony and a coffee machine, around 27 km from Museum of Ancient Eleftherna. It features a garden, garden views and free WiFithroughout the property.

The holiday home is equipped with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a TV, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with mountain views.

A car rental service is available at the holiday home.

Archaeological Museum of Rethymno is 39 km from Tratidional House in Kalives, while Venetian Walls is 49 km away. The nearest airport is Heraklion International Airport, 52 km from the accommodation.

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€200.8928571

/night

  • 8.2 km

Askoutsi Manor, a Natural Tranquil Retreat, By ThinkVilla

  • 10 / 10
  • Agios Ioannis

Featuring mountain views, Askoutsi Manor, a Natural Tranquil Retreat, By ThinkVilla offers accommodation with a balcony and a coffee machine, around 24 km from Museum of Ancient Eleftherna. This property offers access to a terrace, free private parking and free WiFi.

Boasting a DVD player, the holiday home has a kitchen with an oven, a microwave and a toaster, a living room with a seating area and a dining area, 4 bedrooms, and 4 bathrooms with a hot tub and a bath. Towels and bed linen are offered in the holiday home.

The holiday home offers a hot tub. Both a bicycle rental service and a car rental service are available at Askoutsi Manor, a Natural Tranquil Retreat, By ThinkVilla.

Archaeological Museum of Rethymno is 36 km from the accommodation, while Arkadi Monastery is 27 km from the property. The nearest airport is Heraklion International, 55 km from Askoutsi Manor, a Natural Tranquil Retreat, By ThinkVilla, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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€94.4

/night

  • 10.1 km

Rustic Retreat

  • 9.7 / 10
  • μονη Μαλεβυζιου

Boasting mountain views, Rustic Retreat features accommodation with a balcony and a kettle, around 17 km from Venetian Walls. This property offers access to a terrace, free private parking and free WiFi.

The holiday home consists of 2 bedrooms, a living room, a fully equipped kitchen with an oven and a coffee machine, and 1 bathroom with a shower and a hair dryer. Towels and bed linen are available in the holiday home.

The holiday home offers a barbecue. Guests can enjoy the outdoor swimming pool and garden at Rustic Retreat.

Heraklion Archaeological Museum is 18 km from the accommodation, while The Palace of Knossos is 21 km from the property. The nearest airport is Heraklion International Airport, 21 km from Rustic Retreat.

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€162

/night

  • 11.2 km

White Boutique Homes - Serenity

  • 10 / 10
  • ΣΙΣΕΣ

Featuring pool views, White Boutique Homes – Serenity features accommodation with a patio and a coffee machine, around 33 km from Museum of Ancient Eleftherna. This property offers access to a balcony, free private parking and free WiFi.

The holiday home with a terrace and mountain views features 3 bedrooms, a living room, a flat-screen TV, an equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and an oven, and 2 bathrooms with a shower. The air-conditioned holiday home also offers a seating area, washing machine and 2 bathrooms with a hair dryer.

The holiday home offers a picnic area. Guests can enjoy the pool with a view at White Boutique Homes – Serenity.

Venetian Walls is 35 km from the accommodation, while Heraklion Archaeological Museum is 36 km away. The nearest airport is Heraklion International, 39 km from White Boutique Homes – Serenity, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

from

€198

/night

  • 11.5 km

Krouson Mansion

  • 9.2 / 10
  • Κρουσώνας

Situated in Krousón, 24 km from Heraklion Archaeological Museum and 27 km from The Palace of Knossos, Krouson Mansion offers a terrace and air conditioning. The accommodation is 23 km from the Venetian Walls and has free WiFithroughout the property.

The holiday home features 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a balcony with mountain views.

Cretaquarium Thalassocosmos is 39 km from the holiday home, while Pankritio Stadium is 20 km from the property. The nearest airport is Heraklion International Airport, 26 km from Krouson Mansion.

from

€95

/night

  • 11.6 km

FAQ

Where is Anogia located?

Anogia is a mountain town located 55 km away from Rethymno and 36 km from Heraklion.

How many permanent residents does Anogia have?

Anogia has 2500 permanent residents.

What does the name Anogia mean?

The name Anogia means high place – Ano Gi, which is connected with the location that is built, in altitude of 700 m.

What can visitors expect from the residents of Anogia?

Visitors can expect hospitable and pleasant residents who have a lot of old stories that have marked the tradition and the culture of the village.

What is Anogia historically known for?

Anogia is historically known for its resident’s resistance to the conquerors, Turkish and Germans.

What is the average temperature in Anogeia?

The average temperature in Anogeia ranges from 15°C to 25°C, depending on the season.

Where is Anogeia located?

Anogeia is a village located in the central part of Crete, Greece.

What is the nearest airport to Anogeia?

The nearest airport to Anogeia is Heraklion International Airport, which is approximately 50 km away.

What are some popular attractions in Anogeia?

Anogeia is known for its traditional architecture, beautiful landscapes, and rich cultural heritage. Some popular attractions include the Museum of Cretan Ethnology, the Nida Plateau, and the Ideon Cave, which is said to be the birthplace of Zeus.

Are there any outdoor activities to do in Anogeia?

Yes, there are plenty of outdoor activities to do in Anogeia, such as hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding. The village is surrounded by beautiful mountains and valleys, making it an ideal destination for nature lovers.

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