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Winery Stilianou

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Gem of Heraklion Wine Country

Coming from Napa, California where so many wineries are commercial, it was a privilege to visit a... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
San Francisco, California
Late afternoon visit

We loved this surprisingly lovely informative tour of Maria, daughter of this family of four. She... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
Gennep, The Netherlands
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Boutique family winery. Organic wines and olive oil. Tour and tasting. Very very nice view. Visiting times. April-October 11.00-19.00 every day. November-March 11.00-16.00 except Saturday and Sunday
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| Crete, Kounavi, Crete 70100, Greece
+30 693 643 0368
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Coming from Napa, California where so many wineries are commercial, it was a privilege to visit a smaller, 5th generation, family-run, artisanal business. We got a lovely tour that included the vineyard and olive grove from the daughter, Maria. No mass production here...everything harvested by...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We loved this surprisingly lovely informative tour of Maria, daughter of this family of four. She showed us besides the grapes and olives lots of herbs that are around the house. This is Cretan life with enjoying all the goods of the gods.

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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Very nice and beautiful place. Organic and p.g.i. family winery aprox 400 years old. Producing white, red, rose and dessert wine, olive oil.

Thank Denis K
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Came here two weeks ago today Maria took us on the tour brilliant tour and taste learned alot very picturesque place the family are really nice the wine taste was amazing they packed n wrapped me bottles to bring back to England and glad to...More

1  Thank carolshields66
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

This winery is off the beaten track. The road up to it is well signposted, but narrow and wiggly! However it is well worth visiting this family run business. A tour of the winery and tasting of the four wines they produce costs just 5...More

Thank Cindy F
Reviewed 18 July 2018

After a bumpy uphill ride to an absolutely beautiful vineyard with a killer view, you will find Stilianou, a winery of 4 generations, offering you four Lucious blends and some top-notch olive oil! The wines are fragrant, with absolutely no afterburner or residual taste, and...More

Thank Amitava Michael K
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Everything is perfect! Nice place and very good vine! Everyone need to go there who fly to crete and like good vine.

1  Thank Martynas M
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Our visit was wonderful. We took wrong road in village. So we drove around the winery through wineyards and it was very nice also. Family is very friendly, exciting tour throudh wineyards and olives with perfect explanation. And finally very good wines. It is really...More

Thank Pavel Z
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Someone wrote that this place is a hidden gem and it truly is. We arrived at the winery on Saturday afternoon and had warm welcome by a young guy who turned out to be son of the owner. He took us to a tour to...More

1  Thank Lennart K
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Stella from Wine Walkers Crete took us to the Stilianou Wines winery yesterday. It was a great experience, it is family owned, and they do everything by themselves. Giannis (the owner) believes in what he is doing, and you could definitely taste that. All the...More

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9 April 2018|
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Response from Stilianou W | Property representative |
Dear . You can take the bus line "Heraklion-Arkalochori or Heraklion - Kasteli or Heraklion to Vianos" from the central bus station in Heraklion ( near the port ) and get off when you reach "Kounavi", the village where our... More
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31 August 2016|
Response from Giannis S | Property representative |
Dear Thank you very much for communicating with us. WINERY IS OPEN EVRY DAY FROM 11.00 TO 19.00 AND SUNDAY Without appointment Wines and olive oil tasting and tour is free. For us its OK EVERY DAY. Best regards Giannis... More
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