Yianni's Retreat is a sanctuary of serenity, nestled in the beautiful countryside, surrounded by olive groves with breathtaking views to the sea below and the mountains above.
Here you'll find eight small and simple two-story apartments with a sitting room incorporating a kitchenette, bathroom (with small bath) and full size bedroom- reached up a spiral staircase. Perfect for 2 adults. A lovely pool is the centerpiece of Yiannis Retreat, where you can relax and enjoy the beautiful views.
If you like hiking and exploring the rugged mountains of Crete, your host Yiannis owns one of the few traditional stone houses in Omalos, steps away from the famous Gorge of Samaria, which can be rented upon request.
The legendary Yiannis is available to help plan any trips, rent a car, recommend his favorite taverna, or prepare one of his unforgettable meals that can be enjoyed al fresco at the resort while watching the incredible sunset. Yiannis has been welcoming couples to his resort for over 20 years, sharing his tranquil oasis with all that want to get away in a breathtaking environment.
No one knows the area like Yiannis! Go on hikes, to the beach, or just relax by the pool. Yiannis Retreat is the perfect base to explore the island of Crete. Ask Yiannis about staying at his mountain house in Omalos for an unforgettable experience! Learn how olive oil is made, the traditional "raki", as well as a cooking lesson from the most passionate chef in Crete! Local traditional cuisine with ingredients from the garden make the most memorable meals that you'll ever experience!