This Villa has been fully renovated in 2008, with the help of architects, decorators and experienced workers, who turned it into a fabulous Villa for your holidays.
It is surrounded by stone walls and is located on the edge of the village, which offers stunning views of the sea and the mountains, your eyes will meet the beauty of the surrounding green environment.
It has a spacious living room with a fullly equipped kitchen, with all you would need to create any culinary experience you desire.
There are 2 bedrooms on the ground floor, one with a double bed, and one with a single bed that can turn into a double, and a bathroom. And on the first floor there is a loft-space with another cozy sitting area with one bedroom (double bed) and two single beds, with a seperate bathroom. Downstairs there is a seperate studio with double bed and an ensuite bathroom with shower. Furthermore there is space to put an extra amount of folding beds and/or babybeds.
Outside there is a spacious balcony where you can enjoy the stunning views of the sea and the mountains. Around the house there are plenty of spaces where you can relax and enjoy the sun or the shade, with a good book and a glass of wine.
Kavros, the nearest tourist town, is about 7 km, where you can find shops, cafeterias, bars, tavernas and supermarkets and access to the beach.
The 9 km (6 mi) sandy beach is the main attraction of the area, with Kalyvaki beach on the other side of the river as well.
The small fishing village, Georgioupolis,about 10 km, is very much a tourist town now, with many cafés, tavernas and small hotels and apartment blocks. The town square has been renovated with fountains and is surrounded by outdoor seating used by tourists enjoying their drinks and ice creams.
Nearby Lake Kournas, less than 5 km, is also a popular excursion. Crete’s only freshwater lake, has a perimeter of 3,5 km and a diameter of almost one km. You can find taverns and restaurants overlooking the lake and down at the lake there are more. During the tourist season there are paddle boats, canoes and sunbeds for enjoyment.
Argyroupoli is a village in the municipality of Lappa, Rethymno, altitude 260m. It was previously known as Lappa. Most of the drinking water in the region comes from here and worth a visit, with small waterfalls, and many tavernas.
Less than 25 km, about 20 minutes by car is the city of Rethymnon, it is an old Venetian harbour town, with a lot of history, numerous Byzantine churches and monasteries, enchanting Venetian monuments, the most well-preserved Renaissance city in Greece, with endless beaches, caves, gorges and unique flora and fauna.
Less than 50 km, about 45 minutes by car is the city of Chania, it constitutes a crossroad of civilizations and continents with a long history, natural beauty, unique architecture and rich tradition. The main characteristic of the city is the Venetian port of the old city with the Egyptian lighthouse that has survived for many centuries and attracts the eye of residents and visitors.
There are all sorts of activities to do in the area. You can hire a bike or go hiking and discover the countryside, or go horseback riding, or hire a canoe to go up the river at Georgioupoli, or at the lake of Kournas and at the beach you can hire a jetski, go wind surfing, parasailing, paragliding or waterski ...Get the full listing »