Greece Estate Group

CRETE – Rethymnon; villa

January 20, 2014

The complex comprises of 3 identical residences and is located in the historical village of Mourne. Just 2 km from Spili and its distinguished springs, in green surroundings, on the road leading to the south side of Crete, you will encounter nature, tranquility and relaxation.

Here you will experience peaceful moments, rest and replenishment. In the nearby villages and the small traditional taverns, you will have the opportunity to familiarize yourselves with the original – traditional Cretan cuisine and this is where you will taste “raki”, in one of the coffe shops, in the company of some elderly Cretans, who have much to tell, if so you wish.
The owner, who is also a producer of fine wine and olive oil, will help you understand what Cretan hospitality is all about. If you’re lucky, and you find yourselves here, during the time when raki is distilled, you will have the ability to experience the entire procedure, with him, as there is a raki distillery in the area.

Apart from being near the village of Spili, as previously mentioned, the complex is at an altitude of 600m above sea level. Spili is the most central and the biggest village on the way to southern Crete, in the municipality of Rethymnon.

It is known for its many springs, the green surroundings and the exguisite lion head shaped fountains. You can find anything you need, as there is a super market, a bank, a petrol station, restaurants, coffe shops, a chemist’s, a helth centre and a police station.
The northern national road is just 30 km away, while the coastline of southern Crete and its well known beaches, sush as the Monastery of Prevelis, Plakias, Agia Galini, Akoumia and others, are all within 10 km.In the wider area, there are numerous sights, like the many old historical churches, as the village has been in existence since before the Turkish Occupation, the gorge at Diplochori and the Black cave.

Prices for rent are 120€ a day in July and August, 100€ in June and September and 80€ rest of the year.

Greece Estate Group