Set in the heart of historic Rethymno, Avli is more than a fine restaurant and hotel - our business is a celebration of the good things in life

Avli is a philosophy - immersed in Rethymno’s history, inspired by precious legacies and infused with the essence of Cretan life.

The Avli team prides itself on unobtrusive professional service and strives to give every customer an unparalleled hospitality experience. 

Hotel - Lounge Features

Furnishings that reflect the elegance of an earlier era

Meticulous housekeeping

Beautiful public areas

The garden courtyard - an oasis of calm in the old town

Personalised services

The Avli team will gladly arrange

  • Professional event planners
  • Event spaces, ideal for business and social functions
  • Personal town guide
  • Cookery classes
  • Wine tastings
  • Winery visits
  • Cruise tickets
  • Personal chauffeured excursions
  • Business services - printer, scanner, computers etc
  • Package shipping
  • Transfers to and from ports and airports
  • Horseriding
  • Scuba diving and snorkeling
  • Car and bicycle hire
  • Yoga
  • Massage
  • Beauty services (manicure, pedicure, hairdresser, make-up artist)
  • Babysitter

Champagne under the stars

For that very special occasion...

Luxury cruises

Let Avli arrange your own idyllic journey along Crete's coast

Birthday surprises

Treat the one you love

Beach bags


Picnic baskets

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