Two beautiful Villas on Crete for rent. Rethymnon-Axos, Milopotamos Valley, Ida Mountains, the Unesco Psiloritis Geopark. Villa Olga and Villa Yorgos with a perfect view on the Psiloritis, highest mountain of Crete (2456m). Both Villas have free WIFI
Two beautiful Villas on Crete for rent. Rethymnon-Axos, Milopotamos Valley, Ida Mountains, the Unesco Psiloritis Geopark. Villa Olga and Villa Yorgos with a perfect view on the Psiloritis, highest mountain of Crete (2456m). Both Villas have free WIFI, a mutual swimming pool (open from 1. June till 1. October), BBQ, Sports Field (football, basketball and badminton), own Chapel from 1750 and also ideal for children. Situated near Axos, a typical Cretan village with historical centre and a natural water wellspring. The inhabitants are very hospitable and Axos have 7 Byzantine churches over a 1000 years old. Also nearby are authentic Cretan villages as Livadia, Zoniana, Kalyvos and the Diskouri Monastery.
In the immediate surroundings are the beautiful caves of Melidoni (Gerontospilos) and Zoniana (Sendoni). Also Knossos/Heraklion is not far away. You can make lovely walks in the Ida Mountains and enjoy real nature. Hiking trails, olive groves and shepherds, ancient churches, more monasteries (Vossakos, Arkadi), the famous kitchen and lovely wine. Here you can live the healthy Cretan Life yourself. In 15 minutes by car you can reach Anogia and see local heroes (Partisans), tapestry and the Nida Plateau (birthplace of Zeus). Also visit the Skinakas Observatory here.
Among the real Cretans! Away from the crowded tourism places can one enjoy this very old area of calm, beautiful nature and enjoy soaking in the authentic Greek island life. You can watch owles, bats, swallows and hawks around the villas. Also goats and sheep. And grapes of course. Restaurants/tavernes, shops, medical assistance (Anogia, Perama) are nearby. Bathplaces as Panormo and Bali about a 35 minutes drive. Visit also Margarites (Ceramics), Georioupolis (Kournas sweetwater lake), Episkopi (old Olivefactory) and Eleftherna (Arkadi, Archaeology).
Free WIFI, own parkingplace, mutual swimming pool (open from 1. June till 1. October), sports field (football, basketball, badminton), BBQ, own little Chappel (1750).
The owner, his wife or her family is always present.