Villa Tasos is located in the heart of Crete, near the village of Argiroupolis, famous for its waters, traditional taverns, ancient mills and chapels, while the historic and lively town of Rethymno is only 18 km away.
Its position makes it perfect for a wide range of activities of historical, cultural or simply recreational interest.
The area is full of Christian churches that you can visit and admire. At the same time, you are very close to the Temple of the Five Maidens, one of the most important monuments in Crete. The natural beauty of the area is ideal for outdoor activities and hikes in the surrounding countryside.
Also, thanks to the location of Villa Tasos, you have easy access to both the North and South coast of Crete. In 15 minutes you can reach the beach of Episkopi, while in 25 minutes you can be at the beautiful southern resort of Plakias.
Villa Tasos is very spacious; the building is 550 m2 large surrounded by 20 acres land, it has 5 bedrooms and it can accommodate up to 15 people.
The building is divided in three different apartments, ‘Spanos’ is the largest one, it can accommodate up to 7 guests (3 in sofa beds), it is composed by a living room, a dining area, two double bedrooms, two bathrooms and a fully equipped kitchen.
The other two apartments are located at the lower level. The larger of the two is called ‘Fournos’ and can host 5 people (one in a sofa bed) with one double bedroom, one bedroom with two single beds, one living area with a dining table and one bathroom.
The smallest apartment, ‘Axeronas’, can accommodate up to 3 people (one in a sofa bed) with one double bed, one sofa bed in the living room and one bathroom.
All the apartments are well-equipped and offer independence.
The villa has also a communal dining area, a communal living room and a communal kitchen.
Outside, by the large pool (100 m2) there is a BBQ area and a small bar where you can sit and enjoy the panoramic view.
By the way, the owners live in the property in separate studio and they are always available to help their guests, or to cook for them if requested, for a small fee.
Finally, within the 20 acres of land the villa sits in, you will meet ‘Daphne’, the owners’ horse and you are free to take her for a ride if you wish.
Neighborhood and surroundings:
Crete is the largest and most populous island in Greece and the fifth by extension among the European islands, its capital is Heraklion.
It is about 95 km from Greece and near the southern border of the Aegean Sea. The island is a triumph of Greek art and civilization, intact remains, valleys and mountains with scenarios of unexpected beauty.
But it is definitely the sea one of the major attractions of Crete, with enchanting beaches. Crete is the perfect place for your holidays.
Nearest beach: 12km
Nearest grocery: 1 km
Nearest restaurant: 300 m
Nearest airport: Chania 70 km