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Best Hotels and Places to Stay in Gavalohori village

Our Selection of Best Hotels in Gavalohori village

  • 9.3 / 10
  • Almyrida

Located in Almirida, 100 metres from Almirida Beach, Blue Elephant provides accommodation with a fitness centre, free private parking, a restaurant and a bar. This 4-star hotel offers a tour desk and luggage storage space. The hotel features a sauna, room service and free WiFi throughout the property.

At the hotel each room is fitted with air conditioning, a wardrobe, a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom, bed linen, towels and a terrace with a sea view. Blue Elephant features certain rooms with mountain views, and rooms come with a balcony. Guest rooms will provide guests with a fridge.

A continental, Full English/Irish or Italian breakfast is available daily at the property.

Kera Beach is 2.4 km from the accommodation, while Kalives Beach is 2.7 km away. The nearest airport is Chania International, 32 km from Blue Elephant, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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€122

/night

  • 2.8 km
  • 9.1 / 10
  • Almyrida Beach Road

Facing the beachfront, Aloe Boutique Hotel & Suites – adults only offers 5-star accommodation in Almirida and features a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, fitness centre and terrace. Offering a restaurant, the property also has a bar, as well as a sauna. The accommodation offers a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, room service and free WiFi throughout the property.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms offering a wardrobe, a coffee machine, a fridge, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. Every room is equipped with a kettle, while certain rooms will provide you with a balcony and others also provide guests with sea views. At Aloe Boutique Hotel & Suites – adults only every room includes bed linen and towels.

Breakfast is available every morning, and includes buffet, continental and American options.

There is an on-site snack bar and guests can also make use of the business area.

Almirida Beach is a few steps from the accommodation, while Vrasco Beach is 2.3 km away. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 32 km from Aloe Boutique Hotel & Suites – adults only.

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€171

/night

  • 2.8 km
  • 8.5 / 10
  • Almirída

Centrally located in Almyrida Town and by the beach, The Almyrida Resort consists of four hotels, the Almyrida Beach Hotel, the Almyrida Residence Hotel, the Almyrida Studios Hotel and the Almyrida Gardens. In our premises you can find 4 outdoor pools, a fitness center, a spa, an infinity adults only pool in our Roof Garden. All rooms offer a balcony with view either to the Sea, or to the mountains. Certified Greek breakfast is served in the morning.

Equipped with free Wi-Fi, the units come with air conditioning, flat-screen satellite TV, mini fridge and safety deposit box. Some include a spa bath, separate rooms, or DVD player.

Greek breakfast at Almyrida Resort includes among others local delicacies. The on-site bar offers beverages, cocktails, ice creams and snacks. The à la carte Restaurant Thea serves Cretan and European fine dinining dishes on the rooftop garden.

Various restaurants, cafés and a beach are close to the Almyrida. It is 25 km from Chania city and 30 km from Chania Airport.

  • 2.8 km
  • 8.2 / 10
  • Georgioupoli

Set amidst a fragrant garden, the family-run Drosia Hotel is located in Georgioupolis of Chania, within 200 metres from the beach. It offers free Wi-Fi in all areas and air-conditioned rooms with a balcony.

Overlooking the mountain, the simply decorated rooms of Drosia are soundproofed and equipped with a fridge, electric kettle and kitchenware. The private bathroom comes with a shower.

Guests will find restaurants and shops at the centre of Georgioupolis, within 80 metres from the property. The scenic Chania Town is 35 km away, while Rethymno Town and Port are at a distance of 26 km. Free public parking is possible nearby.

  • 8.1 km
  • 9.4 / 10
  • Georgioupolis

Pilot Amphora Boutique Hotel “Adults Only” features a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, fitness centre, a garden and shared lounge in Georgioupolis. Each accommodation at the 5-star hotel has city views, and guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and to a bar. The accommodation offers a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, room service and free WiFi throughout the property.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a coffee machine, a fridge, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV, a balcony and a private bathroom with a shower. At Pilot Amphora Boutique Hotel “Adults Only” every room includes bed linen and towels.

Guests at the accommodation can enjoy an American breakfast.

Pilot Amphora Boutique Hotel “Adults Only” offers a sun terrace. The area is popular for hiking and cycling, in addition, bike hire and car hire are available at this hotel.

Popular points of interest near the hotel include Georgioupolis Beach, Kalivaki Beach and Peristeras Beach. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 48 km from Pilot Amphora Boutique Hotel “Adults Only”.

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€168

/night

  • 8.2 km
  • 8 / 10
  • Apokoronas

Summer Beach Hotel features a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, garden, a terrace and restaurant in Georgioupoli. This 4-star hotel offers a bar. The accommodation provides a 24-hour front desk, a concierge service and currency exchange for guests.

Guests at the hotel can enjoy a continental breakfast.

Popular points of interest near Summer Beach Hotel include Georgioupolis Beach, Peristeras Beach and Kalivaki Beach. The nearest airport is Chania International, 48 km from the accommodation, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

  • 8.5 km

What to Know Before Visiting Gavalohori village

Apartments and hotels in Gavalohori village from Crete Island

Gavalochori, a charming village located 26 km southeast of Chania on the northwest coast of Crete, is a must-visit destination for those interested in historical and cultural sites. The village, which is part of the Vamos municipality in the Apokoronas area, is named after the Gavalas family who lived there during the Venetian rule.

Gavalochori is a well-preserved village that offers visitors a glimpse into its historical splendour. The village boasts majestic churches, Venetian stone arches, an olive oil factory, and Roman tombs. Additionally, there is a complex situated about 1 km away that houses 24 Venetian wells surrounded by unusual trees with twisted branches. Locals still come here to socialise and draw water for their animals.

The village has a population of around 500, but this number swells in the summer months as tourists, relatives, and visitors arrive. Several family-run tavernas offer visitors tasty dishes of Cretan cuisine. In addition, the village has many shops, two cafes, a pastry shop with a cafe bar, the village pre-school, a graphic design studio, a bakery, three grocery stores, and a handicrafts shop.

Overall, Gavalochori is a time capsule of historical and cultural significance that offers visitors a unique experience.

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Best Villas in Gavalohori village

  • 9.7 / 10
  • Kallinikou Sarpaki 2

In the centre of Chania Town, located within a short distance of Koum Kapi Beach and Nea Chora Beach, Casa Bene offers free WiFi, air conditioning and household amenities such as an oven and kettle. This villa also features a private pool.

The villa is equipped with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a balcony with quiet street views.

At the villa guests are welcome to take advantage of an indoor pool. A car rental service is available at Casa Bene.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Chania Old Venetian Harbour, Kucuk Hasan Mosque and Saint Anargyri Church. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 13 km from Casa Bene.

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€200

/night

  • 20.0 km
  • 9.7 / 10
  • Gavalohori

Featuring air-conditioned accommodation with a private pool, pool view and a balcony, Boutique Villa Kalliope is set in Gavalochori. With garden views, this accommodation offers a patio.

The villa 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 1 bathroom with a walk-in shower. Towels and bed linen are featured in the villa.

The villa offers a barbecue. A kids pool is also available at Boutique Villa Kalliope, while guests can also relax in the garden.

Archaeological Museum of Rethymno is 35 km from the accommodation, while Historical – Folklore Museum of Gavalochori is 90 metres away. The nearest airport is Chania International, 35 km from Boutique Villa Kalliope, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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€188

/night

  • 40 m
  • 10 / 10
  • Gavalochori

Located in Gavalochori, Villa Metapothia Gavalochori Crete offers an outdoor pool. This self-catering accommodation features free WiFi. Accommodation will provide you with air conditioning, a balcony and a patio. There is a full kitchen with a dishwasher and a microwave. Featuring a shower, private bathrooms also come with a bath or shower and a hairdryer. You can enjoy sea view and mountain view.

At Villa Metapothia Gavalochori Crete you will find a garden, barbecue facilities and a terrace.

Heraklion International Airport is located 131 km away.

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€88

/night

  • 130 m
  • 8.9 / 10
  • Gavalochori

Boasting air-conditioned accommodation with a private pool, pool view and a balcony, Villa Vereniki Pool is set in Gavalochori. It has barbecue facilities, garden views and free WiFithroughout the property.

The villa is fitted with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with mountain views.

Archaeological Museum of Rethymno is 36 km from the villa, while Historical – Folklore Museum of Gavalochori is 300 metres from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 35 km from Villa Vereniki Pool.

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€255

/night

  • 240 m
  • 10 / 10
  • gavalochori vamos

Featuring garden views, Villa Praxithea provides accommodation with a balcony and a coffee machine, around 36 km from Archaeological Museum of Rethymno. It features pool with a view, barbecue facilities, pool views and free WiFithroughout the property.

The villa is equipped with 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a TV, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with mountain views.

A car rental service is available at the villa.

Historical – Folklore Museum of Gavalochori is 300 metres from Villa Praxithea, while Ancient City of Aptera is 15 km away. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 35 km from the accommodation.

  • 260 m
  • 10 / 10
  • Eparchiaki Odos Almirou-Ksiroterni

Boasting pool views, Alkyoni – Apokoron Luxury Villa with Large Private Pool and Great Views features accommodation with a balcony and a coffee machine, around 35 km from Archaeological Museum of Rethymno. This villa has a private pool, a garden, barbecue facilities, free WiFi and free private parking.

The villa has 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with mountain views.

At the villa guests are welcome to take advantage of an indoor pool. A kids pool is also available for guests at Alkyoni – Apokoron Luxury Villa with Large Private Pool and Great Views.

Historical – Folklore Museum of Gavalochori is 400 metres from the accommodation, while Ancient City of Aptera is 16 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 36 km from Alkyoni – Apokoron Luxury Villa with Large Private Pool and Great Views.

  • 350 m

Best Apartments in Gavalohori village

  • 8.1 / 10
  • 50 Παπαναστασίου

Eri Apartment has a balcony and is located in Chania Town, within just 1.2 km of Koum Kapi Beach and 1.2 km of Archaeological Museum of Chania. It features a terrace, garden views and free WiFithroughout the property.

This air-conditioned 2-bedroom apartment comes with a kitchen, a seating area, and a flat-screen TV.

Popular points of interest near the apartment include House-Museum of Eleftherios Venizelos, Saint Anargyri Church and Mitropoleos Square. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 12 km from Eri Apartment.

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€94

/night

  • 18.5 km
  • 8.1 / 10
  • 10 Ioanninon

Located in Chania Town, 300 metres from Koum Kapi Beach and 1.8 km from Nea Chora Beach, Little gem by the sea provides air-conditioned accommodation with a terrace and free WiFi. With garden views, this accommodation offers a patio.

The apartment is located on the ground floor and comes with 1 bedroom, a flat-screen TV with streaming services and a fully equipped kitchen that provides guests with an oven, a microwave, a washing machine, a toaster and a fridge. Towels and bed linen are featured in the apartment.

Guests can relax in the garden at the property.

Popular points of interest near the apartment include Saint Anargyri Church, Municipal Art Gallery of Chania and Mitropoleos Square. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 12 km from Little gem by the sea.

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€85

/night

  • 19.6 km
  • 10 / 10
  • C6F7+77 Γαβαλοχώρι

Set in Gavalochori, 36 km from Archaeological Museum of Rethymno, Villa Philia Archontiko offers a living room with a flat-screen TV. This apartment has a private pool, a garden and free private parking.

Providing access to a terrace with garden views, the air-conditioned apartment consists of 2 bedrooms and a fully equipped kitchen.

Historical – Folklore Museum of Gavalochori is 300 metres from the apartment, while Ancient City of Aptera is 15 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 35 km from Villa Philia Archontiko.

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€165

/night

  • 250 m
  • 8.7 / 10
  • Marilena Apartments Gavalochori Village

Boasting garden views, Marilena Apartment Olive Tree offers accommodation with a balcony and a coffee machine, around 35 km from Archaeological Museum of Rethymno. It features a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, a garden, pool views and free WiFithroughout the property.

The apartment with a terrace and mountain views has 1 bedroom, a living room, a flat-screen TV, an equipped kitchen with a microwave and a fridge, and 1 bathroom with a bath. Towels and bed linen are offered in the apartment.

A car rental service is available at the apartment.

Historical – Folklore Museum of Gavalochori is 500 metres from Marilena Apartment Olive Tree, while Ancient City of Aptera is 16 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 36 km from the accommodation.

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€55

/night

  • 350 m
  • 9.5 / 10
  • Βάμου

MERÁKI VILLA & APARTMENTS features sea views, free WiFi and free private parking, located in Vamos, 35 km from Archaeological Museum of Rethymno.

Each unit is fitted with air conditioning, private bathroom and a kitchenette including an oven, fridge and a stovetop. Some units include a terrace and/or a balcony with mountain or garden views.

Guests can relax in the garden at the property.

Historical – Folklore Museum of Gavalochori is 3 km from the apartment, while Ancient City of Aptera is 16 km away. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 36 km from MERÁKI VILLA & APARTMENTS.

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€68

/night

  • 1.1 km
  • 8 / 10
  • douliana

Located in Douliana in the Crete region, Group Accomodation, Heliopetra Studios And Houses has a balcony. It features garden views and free WiFithroughout the property.

The apartment is equipped with 8 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a TV, a fully equipped kitchenette, and a terrace with pool views.

Almirida Beach is 3 km from the apartment, while Archaeological Museum of Rethymno is 37 km away. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 33 km from Group Accomodation, Heliopetra Studios And Houses.

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€875

/night

  • 1.8 km

Best Holiday homes in Gavalohori village

  • 9.6 / 10
  • ΓΑΒΑΛΟΧΩΡΙΟΥ 156

Boasting garden views, Raphael Evangellos Villa offers accommodation with a patio and a coffee machine, around 36 km from Archaeological Museum of Rethymno. This property offers access to a balcony, free private parking and free WiFi.

The holiday home with a terrace and mountain views has 4 bedrooms, a living room, a flat-screen TV, an equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and an oven, and 2 bathrooms with a walk-in shower. Towels and bed linen are offered in the holiday home.

The holiday home offers a picnic area. Guests can also relax in the garden or in the shared lounge area.

Historical – Folklore Museum of Gavalochori is 700 metres from Raphael Evangellos Villa, while Ancient City of Aptera is 16 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 35 km from the accommodation.

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€154

/night

  • 540 m
  • 8.7 / 10
  • Gavalochori, Apokoronas, Chania

Located in Chania Town, 36 km from Archaeological Museum of Rethymno and 1.1 km from Historical – Folklore Museum of Gavalochori, Sergios Village House provides air-conditioned accommodation with a patio and free WiFi. It is set 15 km from Ancient City of Aptera and offers luggage storage space.

The holiday home with a balcony and garden views features 1 bedroom, a living room, a flat-screen TV, an equipped kitchen with an oven and a fridge, and 1 bathroom with a shower. Towels and bed linen are provided in the holiday home.

The holiday home offers a barbecue. A car rental service is available at Sergios Village House.

Conference Centre of MAICh is 21 km from the accommodation, while House-Museum of Eleftherios Venizelos is 24 km away. The nearest airport is Chania International, 34 km from Sergios Village House, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

  • 740 m
  • Douliana

Situated 37 km from Archaeological Museum of Rethymno, 3.4 km from Historical – Folklore Museum of Gavalochori and 13 km from Ancient City of Aptera, Dream 1 -traditional House With Pool To Share offers accommodation set in Douliana. This holiday home is 23 km from Archaeological Museum of Chania and 23 km from Mitropoleos Square.

With free WiFi, this 3-bedroom holiday home features a TV, a washing machine and a kitchenette with fridge.

Conference Centre of MAICh is 19 km from the holiday home, while House-Museum of Eleftherios Venizelos is 22 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 32 km from Dream 1 -traditional House With Pool To Share.

  • 1.9 km
  • 9 / 10
  • douliana

Boasting pool views, Heliopetra independant studios -village close to beaches -sharing a large pool offers accommodation with a balcony and a coffee machine, around 2.8 km from Almirida Beach. There is an in-house restaurant, plus free private parking and free WiFi are available.

The holiday home is fitted with 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a TV, a fully equipped kitchenette, and a terrace with sea views.

The holiday home offers a picnic area. Guests can also relax in the garden or in the shared lounge area.

Archaeological Museum of Rethymno is 37 km from Heliopetra independant studios -village close to beaches -sharing a large pool, while Historical – Folklore Museum of Gavalochori is 3.9 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 33 km from the accommodation.

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€75

/night

  • 1.9 km
  • Douliana Villas

Situated in Vamos, 2.8 km from Almirida Beach and 37 km from Archaeological Museum of Rethymno, Heliopetra independant studios features air-conditioned accommodation with a balcony and free WiFi. With pool views, this accommodation offers a patio.

The holiday home has 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a TV, a fully equipped kitchenette, and a terrace with sea views.

Guests can relax in the garden at the property.

Historical – Folklore Museum of Gavalochori is 3.9 km from the holiday home, while Ancient City of Aptera is 13 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 33 km from Heliopetra independant studios.

  • 1.9 km
  • 8.7 / 10
  • xirosterni

Boasting garden views, Hekate House, bohemian country house, 4 bedrooms for 8 persons features accommodation with a patio and a coffee machine, around 3 km from Historical – Folklore Museum of Gavalochori. The air-conditioned accommodation is 32 km from Archaeological Museum of Rethymno, and guests benefit from complimentary WiFi and private parking available on site.

The holiday home has 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with sea views.

A car rental service is available at the holiday home, while hiking can be enjoyed nearby.

Ancient City of Aptera is 18 km from Hekate House, bohemian country house, 4 bedrooms for 8 persons, while Conference Centre of MAICh is 24 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 37 km from the accommodation.

  • 2.1 km

Experiences near Gavalohori village

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  • 4.9 of 5 (389)
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  • €65
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  • 5.0 of 5 (4)
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FAQ

Where is Gavalochori located?

Gavalochori is located 26 km southeast of Chania on the northwest coast of Crete.

What is Gavalochori known for?

Gavalochori is known for being a well-preserved village in the Apokoronas area’s Vamos municipality. It gets its name from the Gavalas family who resided there during the Venetian rule.

What are some of the historical attractions in Gavalochori?

Gavalochori is a time capsule of historical splendour, with majestic churches, Venetian stone arches, an olive oil factory, and Roman tombs. There is also a complex situated about 1 km away which houses 24 Venetian wells surrounded by unusual trees with twisted branches.

What is the population of Gavalochori?

The population of Gavalochori is around 500, but this number swells in the summer months as tourists, relatives, and visitors arrive.5. What amenities are available in Gavalochori?Gavalochori has several family-run tavernas offering tasty dishes of Cretan cuisine, as well as many shops, two cafes, a pastry shop with a cafe bar, the village pre-school, a graphic design studio, a bakery, three grocery stores, and a handicrafts shop.

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