”Eleonas” Rural Cottages are situated at a 1.5 km distance from the village of Zaros, in the prefecture of Heraklion, Crete. Zaros is famous for its abundant water. Streams of water run through the area and have their sources at the foot of Mount Psiloritis, the highest mountain of Crete. The international airport of Heraklion is situated at 45 km, and the port of Heraklion at 42 km.
To come to Eleonas Cottages by car from the city of Heraklion, you need to take the direction towards Moires-Agia Galini. The first village you will see at 20 km is Agia Varvara. You enter the village and then turn right to head towards Zaros village. On your way, you will go past the following villages: Pagnasos, Gergeri, and Nivritos. Arriving at Zaros village, you will go through the village and at the exit you will see our sign (“ELEONAS”) on your right-hand side. You keep on going straight, then you go past Zaros Water Bottling Facilities, and after 1.5 km you will finally see our olive grove.
GPS Coordinates: 35.142007, 24.905904
National Bus Service (KTEL)
We can arrange for a taxi pick-up from any part of Crete upon your request