April - November - Rooms 5 - Capacity 22

Melidoni, Rethymnon, Crete

Country cottage Holiday home

Activities Hiking


Between Heraklion and Rethymnon, the Melidoni X traditional cottages, 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 welcome is very warm, while their cottages 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 rich, traditional breakfast, prepared with fresh homemade products, is served at the restaurant upon request. 
In every house, you will find the basic to prepare your first breakfast. 

The lobby area offer a pool table, a library and a TV corner. There is also a barbecue area and a playground for children. 

You will find also detailed area information, complimentary hiking and area maps and selected local companies offering further services in sports, culture and retail sector. The Melidoni X cottages is a perfect Seniors and Hikers friendly place to stay.


Guest Inn Opinion

Traditional cottages with private pool, in a landscape of unique beauty, for quality, calm and relaxing holidays close to the sea.


Sitting room
Breakfast Room
Children's open area
Room Service
Baby cot free of charge
Cleaning service 2 times a week
Firewood for free
Laudry service
Washing machine with extra charge
Private parking
Vehicle recommended
Towels & sheets included
Credit cards accepted
Satelite TV
Beauty Treatment (on request)
Car & Motorbike Rental
Boat trips
Pool Towels
Airport Port Transfer Service
Baby chairs at the restaurant
Luggage store

Spoken Languages

English, German

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. 


One Bedroom Villa (×3 ) 70 m2

Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1

Amenities +

Maximum occupancy 2 adults and 2 children up to 12 years old

Two Bedroom Villa (×2 ) 90 m2

Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 1

Amenities +

Maximum occupancy 5 adults and 1 infant

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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