Experience unique holidays for all seasons in two traditional, independent, stone-built apartments that date back to 1810. The apartments were artfully restored in 2003, always with respect towards the traditional Cretan architecture.
Specialized architects, decorators and experienced workers worked zestfully so as to create a space that offers our guests privacy, as well as the opportunity to experience relaxing holidays. This place offers a real trip back in time, with the simultaneous provision of all modern comforts.The idea of the proprietor, Mrs Kalliopi Chatzigianni to create "ABELOS" VILLA is based on the necessity for ameliorating standardized tourist services. Thus, "ABELOS" VILLA was constructed on an estate that lies in the village Roustika, a traditional, historical village, one of the most beautiful in Crete, where edifices from the Venetian era are still preserved."ABELOS" is situated at an altitude of 300 metres from sea level, in the middle of the prefecture of Rethymnon. The advantage of this location is that there is easy access both to the north axis of the island, where the towns Rethymnon (at an 20-kilometer distance), Heraklion and Chania lie, and to the southern axis (Libyan Sea) with the superb, wind-protected beaches of Plakias, Moni Preveli, Damnoni, Ammoudi etc. at a distance of 15 kilometre from the area.
A collection of sophisticated and traditional accommodation units, that truly represent and respect the essence of Cretan natural beauty and the local way of life. and riveting history. Placed amidst Crete’s most authentic areas, these private Villas allow guests to find their ultimate peace & quiet in a landscape of sheer rural beauty.Located just on the outskirts of Rethymno, in the picturesque villages of Asteri and the seaside settlement of Stavromenos, the sublime panoramic views are more than generous from our exteriors; the evergreen slopes of ancient olive groves meet the purest blue sky to form your daily horizon, creating magnificent visuals to accompany your moments, day and night.
Subtle sunrises and silky sunsets are the highlights of dawn and dusk while in between the Greek sun dominates the cyan sky, enhancing all the vibrant colours of the Cretan landscape around you until the bright stars and spectacular moon grace your evenings and nights.Our four uniquely designed Villas are the ideal setting for experiencing quality time in a sensational, modern meets traditional environment that will allow you and yours to completely unwind in privacy and absolute comfort, while also providing numerous exploration paths and activities to discover, all within your reach.If you are looking for amazing holiday experiences in Crete, then browse through our… Amazing Villas and choose the one that suits you most!.
The “Villas - Fournou Lago” complex in Triopetra consists of the 2 luxurious villas Nikos and Stefania. Designed exquisitely, both villas have been built to a very high standard and the quality furnishings and facilities provide for a luxurious vacation in this unspoilt area of Southern Crete that can only be described as paradise.
Built in approximately 4000 metres of land and only 2km from the marvelous beach of Triopetra. Each villa has over one hundred metres of dwelling space over 2 floors and can accomodate 5 people in luxury with all modern facilties included.
The panoramic views over the superb Libyan Sea and the full natural beauty of Triopetra by day and night can be enjoyed from both villas. A stroll to the beaches of Triopetra, that many believe are some of the best in Greece, together with small tranquil bays and coves provide the most discerning with crystal clear blue waters and sun drenched unspoilt beaches.
The complex is located in the region Akoumia which is about 50 km south of Rethymno (a 45 minute drive). Triopetra has a small mini market as well as a few taverna´s where fresh fish and other excellent greek cuisine is available whilst watching the sun set and stars sparkle over the clear blue Libyan Sea.
Whilst you need go no further for a truly wonderfull vacation, you may want to rent a car to explore the nearby market town of Spilli, Saturday market at Mires, the many shops and attractions of Rethymno City or the caves of Matalya and as such a rental car is recommended for your exploration of this remarkable location
Set amongst thickly wooded oak and cypress tree forest, the Vederi Estate carries on a history of hospitality and cultural heritage of rural Crete.The place to relax, to contemplate, enjoy the stunning landscape of Crete.Three traditional stone villas welcome you through all out the year, located only 6 km from the City of Rethymno and 1 km from the picturesque village of Prines. For all that come to Vederi Estate becomes their second home, their 'jardin sacre'.