Your apartment is located in the ancient village of Kournas.

Just 2 km from the only freshwater lake on Crete, the Kournas lake, and just 4 km from the longest sandy beach of the picturesque fishing village Georgioupolis. It’s an excellent starting point for hikes through the idyllic village, the nearby olive groves with a new discovered small gorge or to lake, beach and sea.

Also bicycle tours can be arranged. We are happy to give you interesting advises and arrange for you airport transfers, affordable and reliable car rental and all types of excursions.

18km east and 40 km west   the old towns and Romanesque Venetian ports of Rethymno or Chania are waiting to be discovered. 

The list of interesting places in the vicinity would be endless, for example, the water sources of Argiroupolis, Koumos in Kalives or even a small lavender farm, unique in Crete, right in our neighbourhood.


Holidaying in the apartments of “Agia Barbara” means "living among the locals", discover Greek village life.

Choose your dream residence from our two generous, fully equipped holiday apartments!


Ground floor apartment “ANTIKA”, 120 square meters for 4 people.

 Living among the locals. Make yourself feel at home in the cosy, with attention to detail, completely renovated stone house in the unique, winding village of Kournas.

In a quiet location, directly next to the chapel Agia Barbara overlooking the beautiful mountains.

Generously living room (SAT TV-A/C-WLAN-fireplace) with new open plan kitchen, two (2) bedrooms (one bedroom comprises a light-well, and the other, a glass block window which can be opened. This corresponds to the traditional Cretan architecture, when village houses were built attached to each other, and guarantees nowadays authentic living), and furthermore a newly built bathroom with corner bath.

Relax on the covered terrace with a book or a glass of wine, whilst soaking in the peace and tranquillity.



First floor apartment “PANORAMA”, 110 square meters for 5 persons

You live in your generous light-filled apartment with 2 large arched windows, offering views of the sea, or the olive groves and the mountains. And a nice circle window allows a direct glance to the chapel "Agia Barbara ".

“Panorama” waits for your stay, with its SAT TV-A/C-WLAN, kitchen, bathroom with bathtub, two (2) bedrooms with double beds, north and south balcony, extra room with an extra bed and spiral staircase to the roof terrace with hot tub.

Enjoy the breathtaking panoramic view!