April - November - Rooms 5 - Capacity 22

Melidoni, Rethymnon, Crete

Country cottage Guest house Holiday home

Activities Hiking


Between Heraklion and Rethymnon, the Melidoni X traditional guest houses, each one with its own private pool, are situated at a prime location with stunning views of the Geropotamos valley and Mount Psiloritis, just 4 km away from the Perama village. Mariekeʼs and Georgeʼs welcome is very warm, while their guest houses will amaze you!

These traditional houses, comfortable, spacious and bright, are decorated and furnished in the traditional Cretan style. They offer all modern amenities and have very beautiful views. The terraces and the outdoor areas are perfectly landscaped for quality holidays. 

The cafeteria is open all day for drinks or if you need something to nibble on at the big courtyard in the garden. There is also a barbecue area and a playground for children. 

Furthermore, there is a restaurant with Cretan dishes made from local produce and fruits and vegetables from the farm. 

A rich, traditional breakfast is prepared with fresh, homemade products upon request. 

In every house, you will find the basic to prepare your first breakfast. 


Guest Inn Opinion

Traditional houses with private pool, in a landscape of unique beauty, for quality holidays in combination with a delicious Cretan cuisine and carrying owners!


Sitting room
Breakfast Room
Children's open area
Baby cot free of charge
Cleaning service 2 times a week
Firewood for free
WiFi Internet acces
Washing machine with extra charge
Private parking
Vehicle recommended
Towels & sheets included
Credit cards accepted
Private pool

Spoken Languages


Customer Reviews

Gregory R. / France / August, 2011
Melidoni X village etait parfait. Rien a redire. Ce gîte nous a permis de passer d'excellentes vacances. Nous pensons même y retourner. Merci pour votre site et vos bonnes adresses.

Pierre G. / France / August, 2011
Accueil très agréable, site enchanteur,  très beau gite, agréable et confortable.Piscine avec panorama superbe.Région encore sauvage.Nous recommandons ce séjour au calme à l'époque de notre séjour, c'est ce que nous souhaitions. Seul regret , une semaine c'était trop court !!!!!

François M. / France / June, 2011
Nous avons séjourné 3 nuits à Melidoni en juin. Tout était excellent : l'accueil, la maison, le cadre. Le dîner sur place était simple mais délicieux. En résumé, une excellente adresse. 


Villa 70 Sq. Meters (×3 ) 70 m2

Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1

Amenities +

Villa 90 Sq. Meters (×2 ) 90 m2

Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 1

Amenities +

Map & Access

Access Information

From Heraklion (65km, 1 hour and 30 minutes) Take the National Road to Rethymno, and then to Panormos and Perama. When at Perama, follow the signs to the Melidoni village (turn left before the bridge). Go through the Melidoni village and at the height of the SHELL petrol station turn left and follow the signs that will lead to the Melidoni X traditional guest houses, located 1 km outside the village.


4.0 km
1000 m
Sea Sports
10.0 km
Archaeological Site
9.0 km
500 m
Closest Airport
56.0 km
Closest Port
53.0 km
10.0 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.

For those who love walking Marieke has all the necessary information on the numerous paths and hiking trails in the area.

For those interested, there is an introductory seminar in the collection of local plants and herbs.

The olive press of the village is open daily to the public.

The Bali beaches, which are the closest are located 9 km away, while the beautiful beaches of Skaleta and of Geropotamos are 10 km away.

Do not forget to visit the Margarites village which is 10 km away, the European ceramic art center, the Melidoni cave (500m away), the famous monastery of Arkadi and the incomparable city of Rethymno.

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