Chania West Crete

  • Map of Chania, Crete, Greece

Xania ( or Chania) is the capital of the west of the island. The old Turkish mosque on the harbour has recently been renovated, as has the Venetian lighthouse at the end of superb restaurants and tavernas hidden in the old courtyards. Xania is a truly amazing experience and has much to see, including an archaeological museum, the remains of Venetian boat repair buildings and the city is built over the Minoan city of Kydonia Nearby Souda Bay is a natural harbour which houses a NATO naval base and is the departure point for ferries. The airport (CHQ) on the Akrotiri peninsular provides a convenient arrival point for visitors. One of the most famous points in the area is the Samaria Gorge, the longest gorge in Europe at 16km. its a long journey! Sfakia is a lovely town with seaside tavernas and an interesting history. The area of Apokoronas, with its beautifuly kept traditional villages, shows pure Crete at its best, especially in the spring time.

The White Mountains dominate the area and are visible wherever you go. Rising to a height of 6500 feet, they are a spectacular backdrop to the small villages dotted around the region. Beyond Xania to the west lies the town of Kastelli, Kissamou, leading to the Gramvousa peninsular and a wonderful scenic road which hugs the extreme west coast of Crete. A turning near the resort town of Maleme, takes you due south to the quiet resort of Palaeochora.

Zontakis Villas MH.T.E 1042K91002922601

Two independent and private luxurious villas with spectacular rural views, located near Kolymbari, Chania, in the quiet, less developed area of Western Crete.

Situated 23 km from Chania, 6.5 km from Kolymbari and 7 km from the nearest beach, the villas are an ideal starting point for lovers of nature, walkers, cyclists and those who like to explore the hidden Crete. The little known Deliana Gorge is only 4 km away. The villas are also within easy reach of two of the most beautiful beaches in Crete: Elafonisi and Falasarna.

The villas face North East, to ensure they are as cool as possible during the hot summer months.

For those who are looking for peace, quiet and a taste of luxury, this location is the perfect choice.

Please note that these villas may be rented as one 8 bedroom unit with connecting door in the pool area for larger groups of guests (up to 16)

Accommodation Details

Both villas are two storey, and have four bedrooms, three bathrooms, two with a shower and the other with a bath with hydro massage, living room with fireplace, TV, stereo, DVD and fully fitted kitchen. There is also a private barbeque area for each villa and each has its own private swimming pool of 40 m2 in large landscaped gardens with views to the fabulous White Mountains.

8 Person Villa for 2 - 8 people

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