Off The Beaten Track

None of Pure Crete’s properties are in resorts, and in some way they are all ‘off the beaten-track’, however the houses listed below offer a more secluded environment.


 Nostos Villas

At Frangokastello Beach on the South Coast

Sleep 2 � 4


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Villa Diktamo


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Villa Maza


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 Provarma Three miles from the sandy beach at Kalives (right)is the beautiful hamlet of Provarma, just half a mile from Stilos with its choice of tavernas.



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 Aliki's Farmhouse


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 Melina's House

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 Stilos. Inland from Megala Chorafia but just three miles from Kalives beach the road winds upwards to Stilos, a charming village proud of its church and famous for its natural springs. Visitors and local people may choose between three tavernas according to their taste in food and music. There are also a few local shops from which to buy groceries. 


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 Nikos' House

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Vangelis House

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 Zoi's House at Tzizifes


Zoi's House The village of Tzizifes is in the foothills of the White Mountains about 10 km south east of Neo Horio, 5km west of Vrisses and 15 minutes drive from the sandy beaches of Kalivesand Georgioupoli. 



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 Houses with mountain views at Aptera



 Angeliki's House


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