Villa for sale near the village of Prinos, Rethymno. The property offers a mature garden and a private swimming pool. It is situated on the edge of the village in a green and quiet location five minutes drive to the beach. The ground floor consists of an open plan lounge/dining area with a W.C and a storage room. Outside there is a large shaded veranda with easy steps that lead you to the garden. The upper floor has 3 bedrooms, a large bathroom and a large terrace with views of the sea and the green surroundings.
Prinos village is located 9 km away from the town of Rethymno and it is built on the top of a gorge. It is an old settlement and stands out for the magnificent renovated houses. You can visit the church of Zoodochos Pigi, located northeast of Prinos, with frescoes of the 15th century, and an impressive mausoleum. Also near Prinos, found the cave Fantaxospiliara, featuring marvelous stalactites and stalagmites, while inside the archaeological remains have been found indicating that a place of worship in the whole spectrum of antiquity. Just 1km from Prinos is the picturesque beach of Skaleta. A large, sandy beach, which has been awarded the European Blue Flag for the cleanliness of the beach and clarity of the sea. Skaleta is also renowned for being one of the last remaining hatching areas of the endangered Caretta-Caretta sea turtle. Close by is also the popular resort of Stavromenos.