Villa Morfeas

Stone-made Cottage House in a Quiet Traditional Cretan Village

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Cottage House Morfeas

- Traditional Accommodation -

  • Cottage House Morfeas

    Cottage House Morfeas

  • Enjoy your coffee while admiring the mountain view

    Enjoy your coffee while admiring the mountain view

  • Livingroom decoration

    Livingroom decoration

  • Kitchen decoration

    Kitchen decoration


Cottage House MorfeasTraditional Accommodation

The unique benefits of Morfeas house are:
- Located in a small quiet village with “Away from it all” feeling and opportunities to experience the traditional way of Cretan life.
- Spacious veranda with spectacular panoramic view of surrounding mountains - it offers a total tranquility.
- The first floor has its own independent entrance and this offers more privacy among your own group.
- The hospitality of the owner and his family who will be on hand for advice and information if need to be.

Cottage House Morfeas is approved by Greek Tourism Organization with license number: 1041K050B0019201.


  • Veranda & View

    Veranda & View

    The house has a spacious 20 sq. m veranda which contains a barbecue and sitting area. The spectacular mountain view can be enjoyed from our veranda in a totally tranquil atmosphere.

  • Living room

    Living room

    There is a living room area with satellite 42” HDTV and energy-efficient fireplace on the ground floor. The living room has direct access to the veranda with barbecue and an outdoor dining table which exceptional view of the surrounding mountains and countryside can be enjoyed.

  • Bedrooms


    The house has 3 air-conditioned bedrooms. On the ground floor there is a bedroom with a double bed and sofa bed. On the first floor, there are two more bedrooms, one with a double bed and sofa bed and the other one with double bed. All the bedrooms have en-suite bathroom and 32” HDTV. We will also provide you a baby cot if it is necessary.

  • Bathrooms


    There are 4 bathrooms in the house. On the ground floor there are two bathrooms, one with bath and shower and the other en-suite bathroom with shower. On the first floor there are two more bathrooms, both of them are en-suite bathrooms with shower.

  • Dining tables

    Dining tables

    The house has two dining areas, one indoor next to the kitchen and the other in the veranda next to the barbecue!

  • Barbecue


    There is a charcoal barbecue in the veranda. We will provide you with everything that you might require such as charcoal.  

  • Kitchen


    The house has fully equipped kitchen on the ground floor. It contains a large refrigerator, 4 hobs, an oven, a microwave, dishwasher, a toaster, a filter coffee machine, dishes and utensils and an indoor dining table. Additionally one of the bedrooms on the first floor has a kitchenette with a sink and a refrigerator.

Description of Cottage House Morfeas

“Morfeas” is the name of the god of sleep and relaxing according to Greek mythology and we gave this name to our cottage house because it is ideal for people who are looking to go away from it all.

It is located in a quiet village called Damavolos, a small and quiet village which is surrounded by mountains and offering splendid view of surrounding mountains.

Layout of the house
The house is 250 sq. m traditional stone made two storey building which is refurbished recently and has 3 bedrooms. It can accommodate 6 people in beds.

When you enter to the house you find the fully equipped living room with satellite 42" HDTV, Wi-Fi connection and a 20 sq. m veranda with an outdoor dining table and fantastic view of the surrounding mountains and countryside! The nearby room is the dining room with a fully equipped kitchen and a dining table. On the same floor you will find one of the three bedrooms with its private bathroom and one main bathroom with bath.

Reaching the first floor from the outdoor staircase you will find the rest of two bedrooms with their private bathrooms and balconies! All the bedrooms have en-suite bathroom with shower, TV, air-condition and a balcony with amazing mountain view.

The house is fully equipped to provide maximum comfort to our guests. It includes international satellite channels, security camera, alarm system, and energy-efficient fireplace.

Amenities of Cottage House Morfeas

Veranda Charcoal BBQ
Dining table Parking space
Satellite 42” HDTV Wi-Fi internet connection
Air-conditioned Fireplace
Hairdryer Iron/Iron board
Washing machine Safe
First aid kit  
Fridge / Freezer 4 ring stove
Oven Dishwasher
Filter coffee machine Toaster
Kettle / Blender Dishes / utensils



Useful distances from the property to places of interest

Places of interest

Rethymno (35 km)

The renaissance town of Rethymno. A historic location where you may find many museums, food and entertainment. 

Heraklion Airport (75 km)

The Kazantzakis Airport in Heraklion town. The biggest airport in Crete serving domestic and international flights. EasyJet has flights to this airport as well. 

Chania Airport (103 km)

The international airport in Chania. The airport is the second largest with exclusive flights of Ryanair. 

Panormos (14 km)

Traditional sea front village with sandy beach, taverns, restaurants, shops, cafeterias and bars. 

Closest beach (14 km)

The closest beach to the villa is Panormos beach. 

Anogeia Village (21 km)

On the foothills of Psiloritis Mountain. 

Zoniana Village (15 km)

On of the most traditional villages in Crete. 

Melidoni Village (9 km)

Visit the village of Melidoni and the homonymous Cave of Melidoni which is located approximately 1,800 meters northwest of the homonym village of Mylopotamos, at an altitude of 220m and on the south side of Kouloukonas Mountain. 

Margarites Village (15 km)

One of the most important characteristics of the village is the unique feature of locals. They show great interest in artistic issues. Pottery is their primary activity. You can find that out after taking a walk to the village square, where they exhibit their famous products. 

Eleftherna Village (23 km)

The area where the finds of the homonymous ancient city are found. It is not known when the city was actually built but according to scientists there must have been life in the area in the Geometric period, that is 970-820 B.C. 

Traditional tavern (8 km)
The closest tavern is in Perama village. More taverns and restaurants are available in Panormos village (14 km). In Damavolos village where the house is located there is a traditional coffee place which can also prepare some foods.
Supermarkets (8 km)

In Perama village. 

Perama Health Centre (8.4 km)

In Perama village. 

Hospital (36 km)

General hospital of Rethymno. There is also a health clinic in Perama village. 

Pharmacy (8 km)

In Perama village. 

ATM (8 km)

In Perama village. 


- Useful info about the area and surroundings -

  • The area around the villa 

    The area around the villa 

  • Ancient Axos village

    Ancient Axos village

  • Anogeia Village

    Anogeia Village

  • Cave of Sfentoni

    Cave of Sfentoni

The area around the villa 

Morfeas house is located in Damavolos village, a small and quiet village which is surrounded by mountains. The village is ideal for relaxing and feel away from it all! The village has a traditional tavern and a coffee place (cafeneio) where you can go on foot from our house.

There are many places nearby that you have to visit such as the ancient area of Axos, the cave of “Sfentoni”, the archaeological site and the newly built museum of Ancient Eleftherna and the traditional villages of Anogeia and Zoniana. Also in Anogeia you have to visit the museum of Cretan tradition and the cave of “Idaion Andron” which is located in the foot of Mt. Psiloritis and according to Greek Mythologist, God Zeus was grown up there. The well known sandy beaches of Panormo and Bali are 14 km and 20 km away respectively from the house.
Shops, supermarkets and restaurants are located in the nearby small town of Perama where you can find everything.

  • Beaches


  • Panormos beach

    Panormos beach

  • Bali beach

    Bali beach

  • Rethymno beach

    Rethymno beach

  • Schinaria beach - South coast

    Schinaria beach - South coast

  • Damnoni beach - South coast

    Damnoni beach - South coast

  • Triopetra beach - South coast

    Triopetra beach - South coast

  • Agios Pavlos beach - South coast

    Agios Pavlos beach - South coast

  • Preveli beach - South coast

    Preveli beach - South coast

  • Plakias beach

    Plakias beach


The closest beaches to the villa that we suggest you visit are:
The sandy beach of Panormos is 14 km away. The beach of Bali which is 20 km away on your way to Heraklion. The long sandy organised beach of Rethymno with its numerous water sports is 35 km away. On the South coast of the island you can also discover some of Crete’s most amazing natural beaches such as “Schinaria”, “Damnoni”, “Triopetra”, “Agios Pavlos” and "Preveli". The distance to the South coast from the villa is about one hour by car and all the above beaches are located near to Plakias village where you can find shops and many taverns. Crete is a magical island filled with myth and legend, a place to relax the ideal choice for all the family.

Contact us

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