Traditional studios in Southern Creta close to the beach - SIGELAKIS STUDIOS

All year - Rooms 6 - Capacity 22

Sivas, Heraklion, Crete

Studios & Apartments

Activities Hiking Stay & Bike  History & Archaeology Climbing


In the south of Heraklion and 5 km from the beach of Kommos, the traditional family accommodation Sigelakis, built on the hillside in the picturesque village of Sivas, give you spectacular views in a natural and peaceful environment. A warm welcome from the owners who care for the comfort of the guests.

Hiking Stay & Bike  History & Archaeology Climbing

Guest Inn Opinion

Away from mass tourism, these independent accommodations typical of Cretan architecture are a good promise for exploring the south and its beautiful beaches. A family atmosphere and authentic Greek hospitality.


Children's open area
Pets allowed
Baby cot free of charge
Cleaning service 3 times a week
WiFi Internet acces
Washing machine with extra charge
Mountain bikes for hire
Private parking
Towels & sheets included
Firewood at extra charge 5€-10€ per basket
Heating with extra charge 5€ per day November-March

Spoken Languages


Customer Reviews

audrey B. / France / August, 2022
Studio de confort simple.Très grande propreté. Petite terrasse agréable et ombragée. Pas vraiment d’espace extérieur commun ni aire de jeux pour les enfants ( contrairement aux photos). Bon rapport qualité prix. Arrivée et départ faciles . Propriétaires serviables et disponibles pour résoudre rapidement les petits soucis techniques.


Apartment up to 4 persons (×5 ) 40 m2

Amenities +

Studio up to 2 persons (×1 )

Map & Access

Access Information

From Heraklion (65 km, 1 hour approx) Follow the national road Heraklion-Rethymnon. Take the 5th exit towards Mires and then towards Tympaki and Kokkinos Pirgos. After the villages of Agia Varvara, Agii Deka and Mires, continue towards Tympaki and, at the crossroad for Faistos, continue for Agios Giannis and Siva. The guest house is located 100m from the main square and there are signs to lead you.


6.0 km
100 m
12.0 km
Archaeological Site
3.0 km
6.0 km
Closest Airport
62.0 km
Closest Port
60.0 km
5.0 km

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To see / To do

Walk around and explore marked trails, accompanied by the owners, qualified guides or on your own, starting from your place of stay or within 10 km.
Explore the Greek countryside on your bike. Mountain bikes are available at the guesthouse or at a maximum distance of 5 km
Stay near the major archaeological or historical sites in Greece up to 30 km from your place of stay
Live a challenging climbing experience. The owners will gladly provide you with all the necessary information but not the equipment

Climbing activities in Agiofarago gorges by the specialized local company "La cordinelle" 


In the central square (100 meters away), do not forget to try the authentic traditional cuisine and the tasty specialties while drinking the Cretan wine of the family tavern "SIGELAKIS" and continuing of course with the famous raki, which the owner will provide you with happiness.

Sivas is a small traditional village with 400 residents where life flows quietly while it is ideally located for exploring the beautiful area of Messara.

Explore the surrounding area by renting an off the road bike.

Many beaches are located at 3 or 4 km from the guest house, some of them very calm as Kalamaki, others livelier in the season as those of Tymbaki and Matala.

In this region you will find some of the most important archaeological sites of Crete as Faestos, Agia Triada (7 and 8 km), Gortyna and the Monastery Moni Odigitrias.

Do not forget to visit the traditional and very authentic villages Zaros and Vori.

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