Hidden in the centre of town behind a thick wooden door leading into a vine-shaded courtyard, this is a restful, friendly space with beautiful rooms boasting stained glass windows, fine furniture, large bathrooms, wood-beamed ceilings and satellite TV. The management are especially helpful. It’s only a few minutes’ walk from the bus station.
All rooms at the Cretan Villa are fitted with stone details. Each includes a fridge and flat-screen, satellite TV. A safety deposit box can be provided upon charge.
Common areas are decorated with Cretan tapestries and old farming tools. Guests have free access to a small library and to the garden.
Traditional taverns serving fresh fish can be found within a 2-minute walk. Staff at hotel Cretan Villa’s front desk can arrange car rentals. Chrissi Island, famous for its beaches is just 20 minutes away by ferry.