Traditional studios in Southern Creta close to the beach - SIGELAKIS STUDIOS
Sivas, Heraklion, Crete
Studios & Apartments
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.
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.
Map & Access
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.
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To see / To do
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.
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.