On the picturesque hills of Knossos Crete, in the quiet but lively village of Skalani the perfect all year vacation Villa welcomes your family.
The easy access from Port and Airport, its proximity to Heraklion (capital of the prefecture) and its central location on Crete’s north axes makes this Villa an ideal base for exploring the many faced Island.
A private entrance leads to the walled half acre of the villas plot. The two level arrangement offers discrete privacy. The upper level with its two bedrooms comfortably accommodates a family of four. Two more separate studios each with w/c and shower are ideal for friends or independent youth. The large piscine (65m2) surrounded by flowers and citrus trees shade fragrantly hot summer noon.
On the upper floor in the spacious and well equipped kitchen family breakfast and diner can be prepared and served on the veranda with its unobstructed view of the Cretan mountains.
In Skalani’s traditional market (Grocer, Baker, Butcher) ingredients of Cretan cuisine are available in affordable prices. The tree shaded central square offers a choice of gourmet taverns.
Densly scheduled public transport connects skalani with the entire Island.
The Palace of Knossos, cradle of European civilization is a 10 minute drive , so is Archanes on the foothill of Giouhta which offer wonderful choices for countryside walks. One can visit several local winery and try out wines produced from local vineyards which compose the wonderful countryside.
My wife and I truly enjoy the excellent setting of our home.
Located in the quiet traditional village of Skalani, with easy access to Heraklion , its an ideal vacation spot for relaxation, nature and culture seeking holiday makers.
Its large private pool and secluded surrounding plot provides the needed space and privacy for a joyful holiday.
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7 night minimum stay
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