The village of Vamos is located in western Crete at the foot of the White Mountains and is part of the administrative district of Chania.
Chania is 25 km away; 35 km to the city of Rethymno and 135km to the island’s capital Heraklion.
Vamos is located on a hill 300 meters above sea level. It is surrounded by agriculture and wild nature.
The nearest beach is only 7 km away.
In Vamos you will find warm hospitality and experience firsthand the atmosphere of a Cretan village,
the aromatic flavours of local cuisine and the rich flora and fauna.
If you want to spend your holidays in a house built out of stones and wood,
tasting natural honey and first-class olive oil, hiking in the beautiful landscape or smelling the flowers,
then you are in the right place in Vamos!
Holiday Cottage Aggelamos
Build around 1860, in the past holiday cottage Aggelamos was functioning as a small Inn for the farmers of mountain villages that came to Vamos to sell their products. In the entrance of holiday cottage Aggelamos you can still see the shelter where they use to put their horses. Aggelamos has been renovated in 1996, and it maintains a lot of its old elements. It consists of two houses that can accommodate from 2 to 4 persons
Prices from € 65,-/night
The biggest house with two levels.
On the first level is a large traditionally furnished sitting and dining room with fire place and central heating,
as well as a comfortable sofa/bed (for 2 persons),
fully equipped kitchenette, tv and a/c, and a nice veranda.
Wooden steps leading up to the second level where you find a bedroom with two single beds, a comfortable bathroom with bathtub,
and another veranda with a wonderful view to the old neighborhood of Vamos and the White Mountains (Lefka Ori).
Smaller house with two levels.
On the first level is the traditional furnished sitting and dining room with fireplace and central heating,
comfortable sofa, fully equipped kitchenette, tv and a/c.
Steps leading up to the second level brings you in the bedroom with a double bed, a comfortable bathroom with bathtub,
and a balcony with a view to the old neighbourhood of Vamos and blooming gardens.
Supermarket and Bakery 200 m
Tavern 50 m
Café 20 m
Bank with ATM 300 m
Gasstation 250 m
Nearest beach 6 km