Matheos Studios

The family-run Matheos Studios are set on the slopes of Mount Harakas. This intimate, relaxing destination brings you tastefully decorated, modern guest rooms. Combine this with the Cretan style welcome you’ll receive here along with its friendly, warm atmosphere, and you’ve all the ingredients for a relaxing and rejuvenating break. The perfect location of the Matheos Studios gives you excellent views right across the slopes of Mount Harakas. You can stretch out across the sun loungers next to the pool, and sip your refreshing cocktail at the poolside bar.

Overview of Piskopiano

For a real slice of Crete, head to Piskopiano. This traditional village sits on the slopes of green hills, which roll down towards a picturesque sandy beach. Its inspiring views, authentic tavernas and gift shops, as well as a beautiful 16th-century church, combine to provide a perfect break on holidays to Crete. It’s also a short stroll away from Crete’s liveliest resort, Hersonissos, with bars and cafés that come alive at night. Plus you’ve got culture and heritage ready to explore in the capital city Heraklion nearby.

Things to do in Piskopiano

The Matheos Studios are just steps away from Piskopiano’s centre. Take the short stroll into this charming village with supermarkets, gift shops and restaurants serving everything from international favourites to traditional Greek mezes. For some fun, head to Hersonissos. A five-minute drive will take you to the sandy beaches, which offer some great water sports like paragliding, waterskiing and windsurfing. Its centre is lined with tavernas and cafés, not to mention many bars and clubs for live music and dancing. Don’t miss the museum. It’ll take you back to life on old Crete with its working olive oil presses, water windmills and more. For more history, explore the 13th-century fortress and opulent Cathedral in the centre of the historic city of Heraklion. The Matheos Apartments, situated in the small traditional village of Piskopiano, are the perfect choice for anyone looking to enjoy some Greek culture and great hospitality. Whether you want to enjoy the atmosphere in the traditional tavernas or immerse yourself in the culture and explore the museum, Piskopiano is an unforgettable holiday location.


Resort Summary

Tucked into the side of the Harakas Mountains, the rustic town of Piskopiano is a picturesque example of Greek village life. It’s packed with classic tavernas boasting authentic Greek food and romantic villas in whitewashed buildings, making the perfect backdrop for a laid-back holiday.

Piskopiano enjoys an inland location with the Aegean Sea in sight, so you have the option to lounge on the nearby beach or just stay in town wandering the quiet streets and enjoying a coffee in the sunshine.

It’s the best of both worlds with relaxation in mind. And daytrips to busier towns are always on the agenda, as Piskopiano is located within close proximity to a range of sought-out destinations like Hersonissos, Heraklion, Malia and Stalis.