Argyroupoli, Rethymnon, Crete
Studios & Apartments Guest house Small Traditional hotel
21 kms away from Rethymnon, at the beautiful traditional village of Argyroupoli, renowned for its springs and its waterfalls, the charming houses Arcus invite you to share real moments of relaxation and pleasure in an environment of total calmness. The Deliyannaki family will welcome you with unique warmth.
This family property that dates back to the 15th century has been termed “a scheduled archaeological monument” and has been revamped according to ecologic principles (a photovoltaic system and ecologic colors). The beams, the domes and the arches tarnish the villas with the unique atmosphere of another era.
A big green, in full blossom and well-landscaped garden with some shady parts is at your disposal. At the center, there is a swimming pool with sun beds and sun umbrellas where you can spend time with your family or friends.
A barbecue, a traditional oven and a pergola that has been designed as a traditional Greek coffee-house are at your disposal. You can taste a wide range of cold Cretan dishes and relax at any time of the day.
In the morning, you can choose between three different Cretan menus for breakfast, salty or sweet, made with organic and local produce.
Guest Inn Opinion
For those selective lovers of nature, of activities and the easy life, these picturesque houses are an enchanting destination and a paradise for the young and the older ones. It is a perfect starting point to visit Rethymnon and the surrounding area.
Map & Access
From Heraklion: (110 km approx. 1 hour 30ʼ) Take the national road to Rethymnon and to Chania. 15 kms after the Rethymnon city and before Georgioupoli, follow the direction towards Episkopi and then to Assi Gonia and Argyroupoli. From Chania: (60 km approx., 1 hour approx.) Take the national road to Rethymnon and when you pass Georgioupoli, drive towards Episkopi and then to Assi Gonia and Argyroupoli. The Arcus Charming houses are situated at the center of the Argyroupoli village and there are signs that lead to them.
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To see / To do
Take a stroll at the old port and the stone-pebbled streets of the old city of Rethymnon.
It is worth visiting the famous Arcadi monastery and the Margharites village that has a center of traditional pottery.
Many of the paths on the surrounding hills are perfect for trekking and you should definitely visit the Kourna Lake, the only natural lake on the island.