Cretavillas is located in the cliff-side of the traditional village of Roussospiti, just 5 km from Rethymno and few minutes away from all major beaches. The villa has outstanding views that extend to the infinite blue sea, from Chania on the west to Herakleion on the east. It is surrounded by rich gardens that provide maximum tranquillity and privacy and is equipped to meet the highest standards. The property is built in two floor layout with the living room (including fireplace, satellite TV, DVD , hi-fi systems and WC), the dining area and the fully equipped kitchen on the first floor. The surrounding verandas with wooden table and chairs offer unique views. The ground floor consists of 3 bedrooms that open to the private 40 m2 mosaic tile swimming pool and ample sunbathing terrace. All bedrooms have their own private bathrooms and the master bedroom includes en-suite bathroom with whirlpool bathtub.The villa also has a barbecue grill and spacious private parking area.
The property has wonderful, panoramic views of the whole northern coastline of Crete. It is spacious and fully equipped with all modern amenities. It is ideal for families, couples and groups of friends as it has autonomy and privacy but at the same time it is within walking distance to tavernas and shops!
Due to its rich historical background Rethymno offers a variety of sightseeing. The Monastery of Arkadhi, the Late Minoan cemetery of Armeni and the ancient Dorian city of Eleftherna as well as picturesque villages like Anogia and Argiroupoli, are ideal for long walks. Lake Kournas with its strip of white sand provides an ideal area for swimming. Myloi village, Chromonasteri and Agia Eirini Monasteri, outside Roussospiti village, are also worth visiting. And of course Fortezza castle in Rethymno city! The view from up there is magnificent! Numerous beaches, including lively beach bars or traditional taverns are located on the north and south part of Rethymno. Georgioupoli, Sxoinaria and Lefkogeia, Souda beach, Akoumia and Agios Pavlos offer crystal waters and magnificent views as well as facilities for swimming, sunbathing and sea sports. Food is also a very important aspect of Cretan cullture. Authentic tavernas offer delicious local cuisine, world famous for its flavour and variety!
Other Activities: Hiking