...and the choice to participate in eco-agrocultural living...
Rising over a hillside with panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and the lush Peza Valley, the Katalagari Country Suites resort is conveniently located at 300m from the traditional village of Katalagari, 2km from the lively Archanes village, 18km from the capital town of Heraklion and 18 kms from International Heraklion Airport.
The Katalagari Traditional Hotel has four buildings, which house a total of 14 spacious suites designed to accommodate families, couples or just friends. All guestrooms are appointed with air conditioning, central heating, safety deposit box, Satellite TV, Internet connection, direct dial phone, hairdryer, DVD and CD players, washing machine and some of them fireplace.
The Katalagari Country Suites features a reception hall, a cozy lounge with fireplace, breakfast room, “Kafeneion” with TV corner, outdoor swimming pool with hydro-massage, car parking and a large terrace with amazing vistas of the surrounding countryside. At the “Kafeneion”, guests can enjoy home-made delicious meals prepared with organic local ingredients and authentic products of the Cretan earth.
The exclusive complex of Katalagari Traditional Hotel offers a superb combination of luxurious living, warm Cretan hospitality and the choice to participate in eco-agro-cultural living, learning about the production, collection and consumption of authentic produce emerging from the rich Cretan soil. Guests can get acquainted with the local culture by participating in local feasts celebrated with plenty of food, music and dancing. They can learn the Cretan ways with classes of traditional knitting, agricultural activities and learning to collect a wide array of aromatic and medicinal herbs for cooking. For the brave at heart, the hotel’s location offers unique opportunities for horse riding, mountain biking, walking, hiking, rock climbing, gorge crossing, paragliding, parapente, cave exploration and bird watching.