A genuine traditional Cretan style house, built more than 400 years ago, carefully refurbished to detail, capturing some of the essence of that time. It is quietly located in Gavalohori Apokoronas Chania, close to the traditional village square. The gate opens into a small yard from where one enters the house. This stone covered patio has a fantastic atmosphere and minimalistic, simple decoration full of flower clay pots and surrounded by the arched stone stair and the high plane tree. The perfect place to unwind, after a long day's journey.
On the ground floor is a spacious and comfortable furnished living room, a dining room, a fully equipped kitchen and a bathroom with washing machine. Building’s wooden ceiling, stone archways, fireplace, the wooden handmade staircase create a sensation from another era. From the dining room a wooden staircase leads to the first floor into the bedroom with one double bed and the en suite bathroom. Next to the bedroom is a large veranda facing the Apokoronas mountains can offer an amazing view over the countryside. At the south is a cosy terrace, from where one can enjoy a beautiful view to the mountains. All rooms are stone built and keep cool in the summer and warmer during the winter months.
A nice place to relax and take part in village life. It offers the unique combination of peace among with modern comforts and easy access to city life. In the village one finds several cafenions, tavernas and a minimarket. Further shops, supermarkets, bars, ATM, can be found in Vamos, in a short dinstance away. The location of the village is ideal to explore the island. The local area provides lovely walks down country lanes of vineyards, olive fields, for those who enjoy walking/hiking. It's the character of Cretan traditional house, in its own environment that can offer hospitality in all seasons to anyone who likes to be close to nature and is looking for a life style away from busy rhythms of tourist resorts. The property is sold fully furnished and equipped ready to welcome the new owner.