Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Rethymnon - Anassa Historical House
3 Bedroom, 4 Bathrooms, Everything Is 10-50 Meters Away!
Anassa Historical House is approved by Greek Tourism Organization with license number: 1041K070G(Gamma in Greek)0017701.
The house can accommodate 6 people in beds and up to 8 people.
It is situated in the historic centre of the Old City of Rethymno, a city that has been hailed more than anyone else. It is a Venetian Mansion with some Turkish elements added later.
This building has been characterised as a Preservable Monument. It was restored with patience, respect and knowledge by its present owner, maintain absolutely every architectural elements as well as the simple luxury and nobleness that characterised it and distinguished it from the rest of the buildings.
In the book of the Rethimnia doctor Nikolaos Al. Kokonas (History of the Hospitals of Crete) and on the pages 21, 22 it is mentioned that this building (located at that time in the neighbourhood Gazi Housein Pasha) and belonged to the well known and aristocratic family of Edehm Klapsarakis, President of the Moslem Elders and Efkafio, was established between the years 1866 and 1870 as a State and a little later Municipal Hospital (Belentiye Hastanezi) for both Christans and Moslems between the years 1866 and 1870, according to the testimony of Mourahem Noumenakis.
The whole building was restored with patience, respect and knowledge by its present owner, old Rethymnian residents, who, in co-operation with their son, a civil engineer and excellent traditional craftsmen, step by step managed to recreate this residence, maintain absolutely every architectural elements as well as the simple luxury and nobleness that characterised it and distinguished it from the rest of the buildings. They are now offering you a stay in a unique and special building that you will always remember. It is a building carrying a famous past which now offers all the comforts of the present. In every room there are: telephone connection, satellite TV, computers, access to the internet. Also there are living room area, terraces with a wonderful view over the old city and the sea, where the guests can enjoy their breakfast or sunbathe. The sea is very near, 100 metres distance. All the crockery is fine chine of the 19th century. The beds are also pieces of art, some of them are of iron work and other are carved wood, work done by old Rethymnian carpenters.
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- children welcome
- wheelchair inaccessible
About Kostas Vasilakis
My name is Kostas Vasilakis and I have studied marketing and business management. Being already an owner of a very successful villa, I started to manage other villas 2 years ago.
I have the full management of all the villas that I represent, knowing everything about them and the areas where they are located.
My aim is to help the homeowners to manage their house better and guests to relax and have the best experience on their holidays with 24/7 service providing advice for all the matters during their stay.
My company which is located in 213 Arkadiou Str. Rethymno, Crete is approved by the Greek Tourist Organisation with license number: 1041 E 6061 01850 01
What makes this house unique
This building has been characterized as a Preservable Monument. It was restored with patience, respect and knowledge by its present owner, maintain absolutely every architectural elements as well as the simple luxury and nobleness that characterized it and distinguished it from the rest of the buildings.
Furthermore, it is located in the heart of the old town of Rethymno, which is a pedestrians area and offers direct access to the market and all places of interest.