Villa Avra combines modern design with luxurious comfort to offer to the guest a unique experience of endless relaxation and stylish accommodation framed within the Agean blue. The villa offers two floors with comfortable spaces and an amazing patio with a lounge space and a table for memorable nights with friends under the stars. There is a free formed private pool with sunbeds so that you can enjoy the bright sun and free style dives.
The modern design and the warm decoration of Avra Villa create a cozy atmosphere to surround you with relaxation and enjoyment through your holidays. In addition the play room will guarantee timeless fun and activities. The property has an exclusive front line beach position and is located on the outskirts of Rethymno
When entering Avra Villa you will be leaded to the comfortable and stylish living room with the big flat screen TV and a direct view and access to the patio and the pool. Across the room there is another comfy corner to relax in private and read your book. There is a big dining area to host all your friends and family. There is also A/C unit, satellite TV, DVD player.
Right next to the living room there is the modern and fully equipped kitchen that has a lot of open work space and many cabinets. There is also an oven and a installation hob, a fridge- freezer, microwave oven, dishwasher as well as mini electric devices to facilitate your every day needs.
At the first floor there is the master bedroom kith the king sized bed A/C unit and a bathroom with shower. On the first floor there are three more bedrooms, one with another king sized bed and the other two with two single beds each. The bedrooms are comfortable ans spacious. On the top floor there also two more bathrooms with showers and a washing machine.
Avra villa has also a play room equipped with a pool table and a Foosball table so that you can have endless fun and little leagues with your friends and family
The Venetian Fortezza fortress is built on the "Paleokastro" hill, located on the west side of the city. On the same hill the Acropolis of the ancient city of Rithymna was located, along with a sanctuary dedicated to Goddess Artemis. The Fortezza fortress was built between (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN) by the Venetians in order to protect the citizens from the Turkish threat. It is shaped like a star, it has three gates and six ramparts. The temple of Saint Nicolo has been turned into the mosque of Sultan Ibraim Han. There was the building of the Commander, the building of the Counselor, army camps, stables, ammunition depots, a water supply reservoir and some houses that were later destroyed.
The Fortress dominates the city and makes Rethymno very photogenic, its pedestrian streets below, strewn with charming old buildings. Venetian influences abound and the minarets and domed mosques remind of the Turkish influence. Numerous shops for souvenirs (with many local products now available), trendy fashion or imaginative jewelry. The old and the modern combine to make a colorful and buzzing town.
Venturing outside the town, some days you will visit dramatic gorges, monasteries, time-trodden villages with ancient churches, the south coast Libyan sea, spectacular mountains of Psiloritis and the Lefka Ori (White Mountains).
Arkadi Monastery. Originally built in the 14th century and re-built in the 16th century, it is located in an attractive hill, 23 km south-east of Rethymno. In the center of the complex stands the Byzantine church. It is well known as one of the most important centers of the Cretan resistance against the Turkish occupation and a symbol of fight for freedom.
Eleftherna some km after Arkadi monastery is the most important archaeological site in Rethymno and one of the most interesting current excavations being conducted by the Archaeological section of The university of Crete. Inhabited from the ancient years till the Byzantine era, it is the only site in Crete that can give valuable information to archaeologists in how a settlement developed during the years. There can be seen the ruins of dwelling complexes, sanctuaries, cemeteries, the ancient wall, the aqueduct, the huge cisterns and the bridges and an early Christian basilica.
Georgioupolis the big village on the north coast, which grew to a tourist resort, during the last years. 24 km west of Rethymno. 4 km south from Chania, there is the picturesque village of Vrisses and 5 km west, the village of Vamos with a special interest in Cretan tradition.
And last but not least Kournas Lake. The only freshwater lake in Crete. Lake Kournas was known as Lake Koressia in antiquity but later took its current name from the Arabic word for lake. The lake is in a beautiful landscape, lying in a valley among the hills, about 4 km from Georgioupolis in Chania .
After several decades in tourism our family established a property company long ago. We focus on private villas with swimming pools, which we promote and manage on exclusive basis.
Our well experienced team manages the handpicked villas all around Greece for tailor-made holidays. We represent significant villa orientated operators abroad.
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