Ancient Aptera coin, 100 – 200 A.D, carved is the city monogram
Villa Athina is a traditional, comfortable holiday villa near Chania on the island of Crete. The villa is just 4 km away from the sandy beach of Kalives, and just a few minutes’ drive away from the city of Chania. Two traditional tavernas, a mini-market are just outside your door and the ancient monastery and archaeological site of Aptera is a very short walk.
Villa Athina is a two story stone structure close to the ancient city of Aptera, and one of the finest villas Chania has to offer. The villa features a swimming pool and is surrounded by a large , private and well-tended garden, and forms an oasis of comfort and relaxation and the perfect home base for Mediterranean Vacations. Chania is a wonderful location, becoming a major centre for international and Greek tourism ever since the 1970s, and is now considered one of the most famous tourist destinations in the Mediterranean.
Our ground floor boasts a spacious living room with comfortable traditional furniture and a real fireplace. Also located downstairs are a large bedroom (2 single beds) and a fully equipped kitchen done up in the traditional stile whilst featuring all of the modern amenities. There is a small WC and laundry facilities as well.
Upstairs you will find two more bedrooms, one with a double bed and one with a single, and a bathroom. All are decorated in the traditional Cretan fashion whilst providing all of the modern comforts. There is a lovely first floor terrace with an excellent view of the mountains, and stairs up to the larger, second floor terrace. The second floor is given over completely to a terrace overlooking beautiful Souda Bay.
[layout][one_third][image image_url=”http://www.villaathinachania.com/wp-content/uploads/front-page-small1.jpg”][/image] [heading size=”medium” align=”center”]Paradise on the Beach[/heading] [heading size=”smaller” has_line=”false” align=”center”]Enjoy the majestic Kalyves beach, just one of the amenities that have made vacations in Chania world famous![/heading] [/one_third][one_third][image image_url=”http://www.villaathinachania.com/wp-content/uploads/pool1.png”][/image] [heading size=”medium” align=”center”]A Truly Magical View[/heading] [heading size=”smaller” has_line=”false” align=”center”]Savor the view of the Lefka Ori, Crete’s majestic White Mountains from your private terrace.[/heading] [/one_third][one_third is_last=”true”][image image_url=”http://www.villaathinachania.com/wp-content/uploads/pool2.png”][/image] [heading size=”medium” align=”center”]Relax and Enjoy Yourself[/heading] [heading size=”smaller” has_line=”false” align=”center”]Villa Athina features everything you need to rest and recharge.[/heading] [/one_third][/layout]