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Welcome to AVLI

Embark on an enchanting journey in the heart of the picturesque old town of Rethymno, in a magnificent 1530’s Cretan villa.

Avli is a combination of all-suites hotel with a rustic fine dining restaurant, wine cellar, a shop with traditional products and a family style all day meze place.
Created 32 years ago, in 1987, in an effort to optimize and upgrade the historic center of Rethymnon.
Avli is housed in a cluster of beautiful Venetian buildings of the 16th century offering the visitor a real acquaintance with the life of Crete, a unique blend of traditional Cretan architecture, modern luxury and aesthetic.

The AVLI Experience

Dreaming

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Savouring

The Cretan cuisine is famous for its unique taste, which differs from other cuisines

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Learning

The Cretan food is the pinnacle of Mediterranean cooking.

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Events

The elegance of the past
through a modern perspective
Weddings

Celebrate your special moments in the heart of Old Town Rethymno, Crete! Whether you’re planning a romantic proposal dinner for two by candlelight or a wedding reception for 300 guests, our garden, restaurant and enoteca make a setting for all to remember

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Occasions

Where fantastic food, a magical atmosphere and our signature service come together for your big occasion! Whether you’re planning a private dinner for two or a meal for your closest friends and family, you can hire our restaurant just for you.

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2Amazing Food and great wine in a gorgeous courtyard setting. Friendly staff who provided excellent services.

Amazing Food and great wine in a gorgeous courtyard setting. Friendly staff who provided excellent services.

2Amazing Food and great wine in a gorgeous courtyard setting. Friendly staff who provided excellent services.

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