The apartments Anevolema are located in the village of Kamilari, in central South Crete.
Kamilari is a typical Cretan village of about 350 inhabitants. The village, settled on three different hills, is known for its picturesque look, its old stone-built houses, its quietness, its more than four centuries history, but also its village parties and its 300 sunny days by year...
Map of Crete Kamilari is full of life, and you will find here four tavernas, four traditional "kafeneios", two minimarkets and two souvenir shops.

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The village also benefits from a very nice geographical situation: 2.5 km from the sand beach of Kalamaki and Kommos, 6 and 11 km from bigger towns of Tymbaki and Mires (known for their typical markets), 6 km from Matala, about 1 hour drive from Heraklion and Rethymnon, and 3 kilometers from the minoan sites of Faistos and Agia Triada. The web site of Kamilari ( gives many information about the things to see and to do in the area.

Stelios, who owns the Anevolema apartments, was born here. He is a farmer, and is growing artichokes, watermelons, olive-trees, etc. in the fields surrounding Kamilari. He knows in depth his native region, and loves to help his guests and give them advises on where to go, and when, and how...

Let’s just add that the region combines very different kinds of interests. Within just 20 km around the village, you will already find many places of interests, whatever you are looking for: lovers of nature will enjoy walking in the gorges of the Psiloritis and Asteroussia mountains, discovering the paths under the olive trees or the wildest parts of the Cretan south coast.
Those who want to relax, enjoy the sea and the best of the Mediterranean climate and food will also find a ideal place to stay in Kamilari. Since we are located near both south and west-oriented coasts, it is always possible to find a protected beach, even on windy days.
And if you’re fascinated by the 4000 years of the Cretan history, from bronze age times to now, the Minoan sites, the ancient city of Gortys, the byzantine monasteries of Valsamonero and Vrondissi are waiting for you, like so many other places to discover in the surroundings of Kamilari. Otherwise, just ask Stelios...