Kavousanos is a family run with self catering accomodation. We also have our restaurant which serves Greek and International cuisine. We have 7 Apartments which have 2 double rooms, (1 with twin bed and 1 with a double bed), with a bed settee in the kitchen dinner area. There are also 2 studios, with twin beds, which sleep 2 people.
Our accomodation has kitchen, fridge, tv, air coditioning and safety deposit box. The studios have shower / wc. The apartments are with bath / shower and wc.
The quiet area of Kalo Chorio (Istron) is situated in the Gulf of Mirabello along the North Coast road, 10Km South-east of Agios Nikolaos. The old village of kalo chorio itself stands againsts the hillside, neslting amongst olive, lemon and orange groves, surrounded by mediterranean shrubs.
There are many places to walk, either through the mountains or coast line. Accomodation is situated in the Istron area, so named after the ancient town of Istrona on which it sits, making the land close to the sea an unspoilt conservation area. There are 3 beaches to choose from, the 1st being a 15 minute walk from Kavousanos apartments.
The resort itself has several local run tavernas, bars and shops with a regular bus service to Agios Nikolaos, with connections to different parts of the island.
Car hire is recommended and can be pre booked with us. There are many places to visit, including the site of Knossos Palace, Sitia & the famous Vai beach, Lassithi Plateau many archaeoological sites, Spinalonga and Plaka, which is more recently well known after the novel “The Island” by Victoria Hislop was released, which was written about this area.