The two Villas are located on the outskirts of Xiro Chorio, a small village 3 km away from the coastal road, where one may find anything from tavernas, bars, restaurants, and supermarkets, and 5 km away from Rethymno city center. The two identical buildings of three-level each were built in 2008 and named after the myth of Alcyone and Ceyx. Each measuring 170 sq. m can accommodate up to 8 people.
The ground floor hosts a spacious, open-plan living/dining room, where you can find a comfy lounge and TV corner, equipped with a satellite TV and a DVD player, the dining room, and a fully-equipped spacious kitchen. From here you have direct access to the garden and outdoor pool.
The ground floor also hosts a separate bedroom with a double bed (may be split into two singles) and a private bathroom with a shower.
The interior stairs lead to the upper floor where you will find the master bedroom with a double bed, private bathroom, and terrace with a great view.
The same floor hosts an additional bedroom with a double bed (may be split into two singles) and a private bathroom with a shower and a private terrace to sit and relax.
Low noise air conditioning (heat & cooling), in every bedroom and the lounge
Game room with chess table, pool table and table soccer
First aid kit
Washing machine, iron and ironing board
All bedrooms are air-conditioned (individually controlled)
2 bedrooms with double beds and private bathrooms
2 bedrooms with double beds that can be split into 2 singles with private bathrooms
A high chair and a baby cot
Spacious wardrobes in every bedroom
Satellite flat-screen TV with DVD player
Electric stove and oven
Refrigerator with freezer
Filter coffee maker
Dishes and utensils
Spacious Private swimming pool (36m2 – 1.50m deep)
Children’s side pool
Sea and mountain views
Outdoor dining area & furnishings
Sunbeds, umbrellas, poolside tables
Private Parking space
Automatic night lighting for the garden and pool areas
Remotely activated entrance gate
The villas are conveniently situated for sightseeing in Crete. Being centrally located about 2.5 Km away from the highway running west to east along the north coast of the island, its location provides easy access to the many historic archeological sites around Crete, (Knossos Palace being the most famous) and the numerous beaches on both the north and south coasts. The villas are the ideal place for your family and friends to set off for your excursions in Crete.
Rethymno is a historic city of great significance! You will discover marks from every historical period -from the Renaissance and Venetian to the Ottoman- in buildings scattered around the city. The modern culture of Rethymno is also apparent in every step; there is no doubt as to why Rethymno is named the “City of Education and Arts”.
Crete is a beautiful island of a thousand-kilometer long coastline with numerous bays and peninsulas, offering a variety of mild, sandy beaches along the Aegean or the Mediterranean seas. These beaches are among the most beautiful in the world and thus make the island one of the most popular destinations in Europe.
Both Chania and Heraklion airports are at almost the same distance to the villas. Chania airport 75km away and Heraklion airport 82km away.
The airports are approximately 1 hour and 10 min drive from the villas.
3 km to the nearest beach, restaurant, shops, supermarket etc.
5 km to all amenities at the center of Rethymno city (bakery, supermarket, ATM, doctor, shops, restaurants, nightlife)
5 km to the Rethymno Hospital
75 km to Chania airport and 82km to Heraklion airport
81 km to Heraklio town
80 km to Knossos archaeological site
69 km to Chania town
40 km to the South coast sights and beaches (Plakias, Souda, Preveli, Damnoni)
104 km to Omalos Plateau and Samaria Gorge
140 km approx. to the sites of Paleohora, Elafonissi, Balos, Gramvousa, Sougia