Twelve original houses, clustered around the old Olive Press, have been restored and converted into lavish, elegant guest houses. Six new houses have been added in the same architectural form. Total capacity of hotel 51 people.
Spread over various old stone houses, separated by flag-stoned terraces and flights of steps, rooms and suites are beautiful, large and pleasantly uncluttered designed with bold wooden beams, mighty stone walls, and the occasional farm utensil/modern art sculpture and they offer plenty of comfort and discreet luxury – superb beds, comfy sofas, large showers, delicately embroidered robes, natural beauty products – but nothing is over the top.
The clear Cretan sky, pure air and limpid light were the source of inspiration for giving to the rooms and suites of the Kapsaliana Village Hotel names of stars and constellations.
CYGNUS - Single Room ( up to 1 people ) :
The constellation Cygnus is one of the most beautiful in the night sky. It is also one of the most beautiful star formations resembling a swan with open wings ready to fly.
Located on the ground floor in the Kapsaliana Village Hotel, the “Cygnus” is a small single room with an arched entrance leading to the bed. This is an ideal choice for single travellers or families with a child who would prefer a separate room.
ERIDANUS - Classic Double (up to 2 people) :
Eridanus was an ancient Greek river god and his name can be found in many countries around the Mediterranean. Eridanus is also one of the largest constellations in the sky that resembles a big river.
This double room, ideal for couples, has a bedroom with double bed or twin beds, a sitting corner by a decorative fireplace and a dressing room next to the bathroom. It is centrally located in front of the spacious paved square, which is a continuation of the courtyard of the old olive mill. It is close to the pool and has a sitting area in front of the room with table, chairs and umbrella.
Tip: The Double Room “Eridanus” used to be the home of the so-called “tritaris”, i.e. the man who was responsible for the cultivation of the surrounding fields of the monastery and who took 1/3 of the harvest.
HYADES - Classic Double (up to 2 people) :
The Hyades were the daughters of ancient god Atlas. When their brother died, they cried so much that Zeus transformed them into stars. The constellation Hyades has been known since ancient times and is linked to rainfall in many countries.
This room has a double bed or twin beds and a fireplace, with the original wooden beams. It is centrally located in front of the spacious paved square, which is a continuation of the courtyard of the old olive mill.
KENTAVROS - Classic Double (up to 2 people) :
Kentavros is among the most famous creatures of the Greek mythology. Half horse & half man, centaurs play a significant role in many mythological stories. It is also the name of a large constellation that can be seen in the Greek skies especially during spring.
Kentavros Double Room, is a spacious double room with a living room corner and a bedroom with double bed or twin beds and a beautiful view over the gorge, the western part of the village and the green hill full of myrtle. Located on the first floor, it also features a small balcony at the entrance of the room.
IZAR “WITH TERRACE” - Classic Double ( up to 2 people) :
Known since antiquity, Izar is the brightest star of the constellation called Boötes, located right in the center of this famous constellation.
The double room “Izar” has one bedroom with double bed or 2 single beds, fireplace and private terrace. It is located on the first floor of the complex opposite the old olive mill. The room can be connected with the room “Altair” and make a comfortable single space with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 terraces and separate entrances.
Tip: During the period of operation of the olive mill, in these rooms lived the women from the surrounding villages who came to Kapsaliana for the olive harvest.
ALTAIR “WITH TERRACE” - Classice Double ( up to 2 people) :
Altair is the brightest star of the constellation Aquila. In the Arabic language, the name Altair means “flying eagle” and is the twelfth brightest star in the sky.
The bright star of Altair gives its name to a classic double room at the Kapsaliana Village Hotel. It features a bedroom with double bed or twin beds a private terrace and doors that connect it with the room “Izar”. The room “Altair” has a wonderful view over the olive groves and the sea, while its own stone staircase connects the terrace of the room with the pool. It is ideal for couples looking for a cosy room or for families, as the space can be connected to the adjacent room “Izar”.
BERENICES - Superior Double ( up to 3 people ) :
Queen Berenices of Egypt devoted her blond hair in the temple of the goddess Venus as an offer for her husband’s safe return from the war. The next day, Berenices’ hair disappeared from the temple and the legend suggests that the gods took it to the skies and turned them into shining stars.
“Berenices” is a superior double room which has a small sitting corner, where the sofa can host an extra person, a double bed or twin beds and fireplace. The private terrace offers a lovely view over the lush western side of the village and the sea. The room is located on the first floor of the complex.
LIBRA - Superior Double (up to 2 people) :
Libra is one of the largest constellations in the sky. It is visible from Greece and you can enjoy views of the Libra constellation from the homonymous superior double room of the Kapsaliana Village Hotel.
This room has a spacious bedroom with a double bed or twin beds, a beautiful bathroom, dressing room and sitting corner. The room can comfortably accommodate a couple. It also has a private entrance, its own courtyard with fragrant flowers and parking space outside the door of the courtyard. From the large private terrace you can enjoy the beautiful views over the canyon.
The “Libra” room can be connected to the “Hydra” room and be transformed into a lovely house with 2 bedrooms, living room, 2 bathrooms, fireplace, patio and private entrance.
HYDRA - Superior Double ( up to 3 people ) :
Hydra is a mythological creature killed by Hercules and the largest constellation in the sky.
Hydra has a small living room and a sofa that can accommodate 1 child, a fireplace and an archway that connects to the bedroom with a double bed or twin beds. The suite is located on the ground floor and overlooks the west side of the village and the canyon with myrtles. The suite “Hydra” can be connected to the “Libra” room and transformed into a lovely house with 2 bedrooms, living room, 2 bathrooms, fireplace, patio and private entrance.
PERSEUS - Traditional Juinior Suite ( up to 3 people) :
Perseus is a constellation in the northern sky and was named after the ancient Greek hero Perseus, who saved Andromeda and killed Medusa the Gorgon monster. The constellation of Perseus is one of the biggest stars in the night sky.
Perseus is a comfortable suite with a traditional arch that connects the living room to the bedroom with a double bed. It is decorated with authentic Cretan elements located on the ground floor of the central building complex.
Tip: There is an authentic Cretan oven at the entrance of the suite.
SIRIUS - Traditional Junior Suite (up to 4 people) :
Sirius means ‘bright’ and so Sirius is the brightest of all the stars in the night sky being visible from all over the world.
Search for Sirius in the sky while staying in the homonymous suite of the Kapsaliana Village Hotel. The suite has a living room with a sofa bed that can become 2 single beds suitable for 1 or 2 children, and is connected by a traditional arch with the bedroom that has old beams and a fireplace. This is an ideal choice for families with one or two children.
ANDROMEDA - Superior Junior Suite ( up to 2 people) :
Andromeda’s mother, Cassiopeia, claimed that her daughter was more beautiful than the Nereids, the daughters of Poseidon. The Nereids demanded Andromeda’s punishment and she was chained to a rock by the sea, where a beast, the Cetus was sent to find and kill her. Fortunately, Perseus found her first, killed the monster, saved and married Andromeda.
This is the beautiful story of Andromeda, and “Andromeda” at the Kapsaliana Village Hotel is a beautiful Superior Suite with a loft where is the bedroom and a bright living room with a large fireplace. The suite also features a private terrace with beautiful views over the square of the village. Ideal for couples who want an outstanding place for their stay in Crete.
AQUARIUS - Superior Junior Suite ( up to 2 people):
It looks like a young man that pours water and its name is connected to many ancient Greek myths.
This unique junior suite is located in the centre of the Kapsaliana Village Hotel, overlooking the terrace with the restaurant’s pergola. The «Aquarius» suite has a beautiful arch in the middle connecting the sleeping area to the terrace and the sitting corner with the fireplace to the northern terrace. Walk up the stone stairs to sit in the large terrace with the wonderful view over the olive groves and the sea. The large terrace on the north side has its own entrance and direct access to the outdoor parking space. It is an ideal choice for both winter and summer holidays and a great choice for couples looking for a peaceful and quiet stay.
CASSIOPEIA- Superior Junior Suite ( up to 3 people):
One of the most famous queens of Ethiopia, Andromeda’s mother, gives its name to one of the most distinctive constellations. According to the legend related to the structure of the star, Cassiopeia is sitting on her throne.
The comfortable, two-room suite Cassiopeia features a living room and a bedroom with a double bed. Each room has its own private terrace, while the suite has also a dressing room. It is located on the floor of the main building complex with beautiful view from the private terrace over the lush western side of the village. Ideal for couples who want to spend their holidays in Crete in a delightful room.
ORION - Superior Junior Suite ( up to 2 people):
A famous Greek hunter gave his name to one of the largest constellations in the sky. The stunning star of Orion is visible from all over the world.
Orion is a beautiful and comfortable suite, suitable for couples, located on the floor of the main building, the olive mill. It features a spacious living room where an arch leads to the bedroom with double bed and fireplace. From the private terrace you can enjoy a wonderful sea view and search for the beautiful star of Orion, while the windows overlook the village square full of lemon and orange trees.
PEGASUS - Superior Junior Suite ( up to 2 people):
The son of Poseidon and Medusa was a horse with wings. Pegasus played a key role in the story of Perseus, but his name is present in many other Greek myths. Pegasus also gives its name to a large and bright star.
Pegasus Suite is spliced with stone walls, has a sitting corner and a double bed where from the terrace you will enjoy the panoramic view over the olive grove and sea. This is the perfect choice for couples who want to combine a relaxing stay in a traditionally decorated room with a large private terrace.
PLEIADES - Family Suite ( up to 4 people ) :
Bright and famous, the Pleiades constellation was named after the daughters of Atlas, who were the companions of the goddess Artemis. Many poems and songs have been written to describe the beauty and brightness of these stars.
Pleiades is a spacious, 2-room suite with a sitting area, fireplace and bedroom. Both the living room and the bedroom have access to the terrace with the pergola and the garden. The suite overlooks the lush hillside and is ideal for families looking for a unique suite to stay in Crete. Ideal for families with children because of the outdoor protected space.
- Individually Controlled Air-Condition
- Central Heating with Radiators Made of Natural Stone
- King Size Bed
- Writing Desk
- Cable - Satellite TV
- DVD / CD Player (upon request)
- Direct Dial Phone
- WiFi Internet
- Safe Deposit Box
- Apivita all-natural amenities
- Bathrobes and Slippers
- Daily Maid Service
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