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Take part in Crete's olive growing and enjoy a local cultural tradition that has remained largely unchanged for thousands of years, dating back to ancient Greece.

Join the local community, help pick the olives and make your own olive oil.


Our festive holidays are only available for a few weeks from the end of November to the middle of January during the harvest season, so why not join us for a different kind of winter holiday!

We accept groupss 4-12 people

We take care of your stay

This exceptional location offers its guests a wonderful view of the sea, the village and the surrounding mountains. The studios are family-run – you will definitely feel at home there!

The friendly environment and clean facilities guarantee a pleasant, perhaps unforgettable holiday. During your stay you can visit the most interesting and beautiful places in Palekastro, Sitia and Eastern Crete.

The studios are located in a pristine environment and offer a panoramic view of the enchanting beaches of Chiona and Kouremenos.
The latter is an ideal spot for windsurfing.
The name Elias   dates back to Minoan times, when it meant Palekastro.


We take care of your Nutrition

Our restaurant  is located  about 1 kilometer from the famous beaches of Chiona and Kouremenos and is one of the few traditional taverns that provide different Cretan specialties every day.
There is always a good glass of local wine at the end.
The only thing that is certain is that   you will hardly resist the homemade sweet and raki!

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