1 Bedroom apartment, sleeps 3. 250m to beach, 2km from pretty fishing village of Makryiaglos, S. East Crete. Balcony at rear with seating area, table & chairs. Lots of fitted wardrobe space. Apartment has air conditioning, dishwasher, TV, DVD, fridge-freezer, cooker, microwave etc, all new, with solar glazed windows & mosquito nets, providing all that you need for a relaxing holiday or romantic break. We also have a sofa bed available.
The Bay View Resort is very attractive with swimming pools & other facilities, creating a friendly, community feel. There is car parking & BBQ area to the rear of the apartment & all around are landscaped gardens with seating areas & a stone amphitheatre, with beautiful views of the sea & mountains. Makryiaglos means 'Long Beach' in Greek, the blue flag beach stretches for several kms past a small marina, tavernas, restaurants, shops, hotels, gym and spa.
What is there to do in the local area?: Dependent upon your preferences, you can relax by the pool or on the roof garden, or take the short walk down to the beach. You can walk or drive to Makryiaglos and try out their 'long beach' or visit one of the many small restaurants along the shoreline or near the fishing port. There are a few lively bars and Tavernas in Makryiaglos in the evening, or you may chose to visit one of the many restaurants all within a few minutes of Bay View. Nearby towns of Sitia and Ierapetra can be reached within 30 mins and have shopping and nightlife to suit most tastes. The hills and mountains are beautiful and great for walking, cycling or climbing. You can go fishing, sailing, snorkelling, jet-skiing or play golf on the island, or just drive around exploring the many villages, towns, ancient ruins or beaches. You can take a ferry from Ierapetra to the beautiful unspoilt Chrissi Island, which is a tropical paradise. The Mikri Polis Hotel in the town has a gym, spa and restaurants available to use.