Crete: The Perfect Couple Getaway

A honeymoon, or a romantic escape, should be the perfect getaway for two. A vacation for couples should give you romance and relaxation, desirable surroundings and plenty to do and experience together. Crete is a romantic and intimate island with lots of excitement and intrigue to enjoy; it offers beautiful scenic treasures, mountain land and vineyard backdrops against vibrant city lifestyles and the hustle and bustle of energetic streets after dark.

Where you stay creates the overall vibe of your holiday and it needs to reflect everything you want from your retreat, after all, you only have two people to think about so why not make it perfect. Pure Crete offer a variety of beautiful Crete villas to choose from, giving you a wide range of different locations and styles. Here are just a few of our favourite dreamy getaways for you and your lover.

Christiana’s House

Christiana's House

 Situated in the picturesque sleepy Cretan town of Armeni, surrounded by green valleys and 1 ¼ miles inland from the Kalives coast. In the Armeni village, there is a church, tavernas, a choice of cafes and mini markets. Christiana’s House is a 10 minute walk from the centre of the village and looks over the stunning green river valley. Christiana’s House sleeps just 2 people, so it is the perfect intimate escape for any couple wanting to be alone and experience the traditional style of Cretan living. A romantic and private property overlooking large gardens of fruit trees and vinery with a double bedroom, living area, kitchen/dining space and a bathroom with a shower gives occupiers a comfy and cosy living atmosphere. The homes most attractive feature however, is the spacious vine canopied terrace and private roof terrace perfect for sunbathing, outside dining and watching the sunset at the end of the day (pictured above.) The house comes with two traditional bicycles for the use of the visitors to explore the surrounding area and local beaches, in an ideal and fun way to travel.

Fisherman’s House

Fisherman's House

A light and breezy home by the sea, Fisherman’s House offers romantic seclusion and beautiful tranquil views with a spacious veranda to give you a little extra luxurious comfort. Surrounded by the breathtaking Souda Bay and enchanting gardens of fruit trees, private outdoor vine-shaded seating areas give privacy and a touch of the exotic to your temporary home. Fisherman’s House is within walking distance of a small sandy beach allowing you to take a dip after breakfast or a romantic late night swim. The villa is spread out over 2 floors, a lounge with day bed, Cretan gallery, kitchen and bathroom situated on the ground and quirky double bedroom reached by a traditional wooden staircase on the upper floor giving holiday makers space and luxury. Cafes and restaurants are just a short walk from the villa and larger coastal villages such as Kalives a short drive away allowing a nightlife experience if desired.

Pure Crete want to make your dream holiday a reality. For any more information on our beautiful villas please feel free to get in touch with our friendly and helpful team by email at or view our other villa options online and start planning your Cretan getaway today!


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