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Garden House Crete, in the center of Matala.

4.94(18 reviews)SuperhostMatala, Greece
Entire apartment hosted by Maria
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
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Independent apartment fully renovated just in the heart of Matala. It is right next to the main square of the village with instant access to the beach. The house has one bedroom with a double bed and an independent kitchen fully equipped with open space.
There is a small balcony where you can enjoy your breakfast in the open air.
The apartment is ideal for two friends or a couple.

The space
Τhe whole space can be used by guests. The apartment is located in a small yard with trees (lemons, oranges) and owes its name "Garden House" to this.
You will find a fully organized apartment with kitchen equipped with everything you need (kitchen, refrigerator, coffee maker, kettle, pots, etc.)
There is a large room with a double bed, air condition and satellite TV.

Places for sleeping

Bedroom 1
1 double bed

What this place offers

Public or shared beach access – Beachfront
Free street parking
HDTV with standard cable
Air conditioning
Patio or balcony
Hair dryer

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4.94 out of 5 stars from 18 reviews


Where you’ll be

Matala, Greece

The house is next to all the shops you need to have a relax and convinient stay (supermarket, bakery, tavernas e.t.c)
Matala is a suitable place for people who want to enjoy the sun and the sea throughout the day, exploring beautiful beaches and also the historical environment of Crete or stay late at night enjoying a drink with music by the sea.
Next to Matala is Red Beach, one of the best beaches in the world that you can visit by walking through a path that starts from a village.
Next to Matala (5km) is the beach of Komos. Long sandy beach that even in the summer you will never feel crowded.
On the same beach you will find nests by the turtle Caretta Caretta who returns to the area every year to lay her eggs.
For those who are interested in Cretan history, Phaistos (Minoan Palace), Agia Triada (Minoan Villa) and the ancient city of Gortys are very close to Matala.
The artificial caves in the cliff of the Matala bay were created in the Neolithic Age. Matala was the port of Phaistos during the Minoan period. In the year 220 BC., Matala was occupied by the Gortynians, and during the Roman period, Matala became the port of Gortys. In the 1st and 2nd centuries, the caves were used as tombs.
In the 1960s, the caves were occupied by hippies. Following the hippie period in Matala, the Matala Beach Festival has been established in recent years and takes place at the end of June.A time travel with a lot of music and other events next to the caves of Matala, on the edge of the sea.

Hosted by Maria

Joined in June 2020
  • 18 Reviews
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Hello. My name is Maria. I live close to Matala at Pitsidia village. I will be glad to host you and have wonderful and relaxing holiday time at Garden House and the whole region.
  • Dimitrios
During your stay
Arrival without the presence of the host.
During your stay for whatever you need Maria and Giannis the owners live in the next village Pitsidia and will come immediately to the place.
Maria is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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  • Languages: English, Ελληνικά
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: Flexible
Checkout: 12:00 p.m.
Self check-in with lockbox
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
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Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Cancellation policy

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