In the traditional village of Kalives squeezed among the foothills of the White Mountains, the olive trees, the vineyards, and the clear blue water of Cretan Sea; in the greenest district of Crete we have built our self catering Family Hotel Apt & Std called “APOKOROS”. Kalives is popular with couples, families and groups of friends who want a little bit of nightlife and a lot of atmosphere and character.
This small, A class self catering hotel with very friendly and helpful staff, is just what you are looking for! Quietly situated on the hill Kasteli and by the sandy beach, that adjoins the small fishing harbour, it’s a five minute stroll into the centre of the village and within a radius of 70 meters there are excellent restaurants, shops, bakeries, pharmacist, post office, etc The hotel is located ON THE BEACH just 20meter, so near that you hear the nostalgic sound of sea waves and smell the sea breeze, while it is tucked away, at a quiet spot on the edge of the village, offering a great deal of privacy. We cannot promise you luxury and expensive treats, what we can promise you is that we will Welcome you as a family and do our best to service you always with a smile and a friendly attitude!!
The rooms are differently decorated with many natural and craft deco touches; they are spacious with lovely balconies and with exquisite pastoral views across rolling countryside to the distant White Mountains, the crystal water of Cretan Sea, the old ‘Venetian Castle Aptera’, and the beautiful sunset. If you prefer your breakfast alfresco, you're welcome to wander down to the rose garden terrace with the small blue tables. The smell of the roses and wild flowers will invigorate you!! The blooming garden in good season is at your disposal for moments of relaxation, during which you may delight a good Greek cafe or Cretan ‘Raki’ drink, while concentrating on your reading, whether a guide of Crete, or any literature book that the Apokoros Hotel Apt library has at the disposal of all its guests.
Apokoro’s aesthetic environment breeds familiarity and gives the opportunity for a new experience that feels like home away from home… we invite you to pack your six senses and join us as our guests to experience Cretan Hospitality and escape to comfort and quality at your leisure!!