Click on the links below for information to help you plan for your holiday at Villa Koumos.

Chania Airport

Chania Airport

A modern and efficient airport with good flight connections and only a 45-minute drive to the villa. Click below for directions.

Heraklion Airport

Heraklion Airport

If you can't get flights to Chania, Heraklion is your other option. It's a 2-hour drive along the scenic north coast to the villa. Click below for directions.

Car Hire

AutoClub car hire

Auto Club has an office nearby, in Almyrida. Collect your car at the airport or request a villa delivery. Click the link below.

Villa Location

Villa Koumos viewed from Gavalochorivillage.

Villa Koumos is situated on a no through road overlooking the village of Gavalochori, close to the Venetian Wells. The nearest named road is  Ear. Do Almirou-Ksiroterni, Gavalochori 73008

GPS Coordinates:  N35.42271 E24.21574 

Shops And Tavernas


Gavalochori has a bakery and 2 excellent tavernas serving authentic Cretan dishes in the village centre. The 2 shops sell fresh local produce and most necessities. They're all within walking distance.


Kalyves beach

Just 4km from the villa there's a fine sandy beach at Almyrida and another at Kalyves. Both are Blue Flag rated. The many beachside tavernas will serve you food and drinks. Sunbeds are usually free for customers.