Do you enjoy glorious white sandy beaches and swimming in the clear blue Mediterranean Sea? Do you like walking? Do you love bird-watching and Cretans wild flowers in spring? Do you enjoy the fantastic Greek cuisine? Are you interested in history and ancient sites? Welcome to Armeni!
The house is located on a natural plot surrounded by olive-, orange-, lemon and apricottrees.
It has got a living room with fully equipped kitchen, 4 hotplates, oven, coffee maker, kettle, toaster, fridge/freezer,
double bedroom with ceiling fan and mosquito screen,
bathroom with shower/WC,
balcony for breakfast,
roof terrace with sunbeds for undisturbed sunbathing and for meals with stunning views to the White Mountains.
The house has two bicycles for the use of our guests - an ideal way to explore the countryside or to visit the local beaches.
The village of Armeni with its 5oo inhabitants is about 200m away. There is a traditional kafeneion, a small Minimarket,a bakery, a good butcher with homemade cheese and jogurt as well as four excellent tavernas with traditional greek dishes.
Kalives with its white sandy beaches is 2km away, Chania and Georgioupolis 20 km.
In the area are many hiking possibilities like the famous Samaria Gorge but also less known gorges like the Imbros Gorge.
Recommended are also the famous Minoan Palace of Knossos at Heraklion, Phaestos and less known archaeological sites like Aptera in 5km distance. There is currently an amphitheatre excavated by archaeologists.
Because of its central location the holiday home is a perfect starting point for excursions to the South and the West of Crete. Places of interest like Falassarana, Elafonissos, Frangokastello, Paleochora, Chania and Rethymnon are easy to visit in day trips.