This luxurious villa in Akrotiri Chania for sale has 226sqms of living space on three levels, located in Horafakia at a priviledged position offering unobstructed, breathtaking sea and sunset views. It is a four bedroom house, set on a private land plot of 893sqm, with private swimming pool.
This is a comfortable family home built to high quality standards and is equipped with central heating, air-conditioning, solar heating panel, quality full insulation, 2 fully fitted kitchens with electrical appliances, 3 bathrooms, fireplace in living room, extensive walk-in wardrobe, ample storage space, private parking. It makes an ideal choice as a year round residence, being close to amenities, shops, supermarkets, school and just 15 mins drive from Chania city. Sandy Tersanas beach is at walking distance from the property.
The ground floor comprises of a hall with wardrobe, the living room with woodburning fireplace, the dining area, a separate TV room, separate designer fitted kitchen with plenty of cupboards and a bathroom. A staircase leads to the first floor which features the hall area, the master bedroom with walk-in wardrobe, another bedroom/study and the master bathroom. The exposed wood beam ceiling in all rooms on the first floor adds traditional character and warmth, as does the wooden railing on the staircase. Both bedrooms have access to balconies/verandas. The lower ground level is set up as an independent apartment which can be used for guests. It comprises of a fully fitted kitchen, 2 bedrooms with fitted wardrobes, a bathroom, storage area and a laundry room.
The outdoor area features a fully landscaped garden with stone footpaths, a tiled swimming pool with tiled sundeck areas, outdoor shower, BBQ, private covered parking and separate boiler/storage room.
NOTABLE ASPECTS * 3-level house with 226sqm total, of living space * Private land plot of 893sqm * Tiled, private swimming pool of 32sqm * Outstanding, panoramic sea and sunset views * Four bedrooms with fitted wardrobes * Three bathrooms * Extensive walk-in wardrobe in master bedroom * Independent apartment for guests * Exposed wood beam ceiling on first floor * Two fitted kitchens including electrical appliances * Fireplace in living room * Central heating and air-conditioning * Solar panel water heating system * Full structural insulation * Storage rooms and ample cupboard space * Laundry room with sink * Extensive covered terraces and balconies * Aluminium frames and shutters on doors and windows * Insect screens * Beautifully landscaped garden * BBQ and outdoor shower * Private covered parking * Internet connection * Walking distance to Tersanas sandy beach * Easy access to shops, schools, all amenities, supermarkets
This is a popular area and many people search for property for sale in Horafakia(Chorafakia), Crete. It is a small, quiet village on the peninsular of Akrotiri, situated halfway between Kalathas and Tersanas villages, 15kms northeast of the historic city of Chania. Due to its elevated location it offers outstanding sunset and sea views across the Bay of Chania and also Mountain views. The village is only 15 mins from the international airport and less than half an hour from the port of Souda. The area is an ideal place to relax and unwind, and has numerous shops, mini markets, tavernas and school, all within walking distance. Additional shopping and general amenities such as large supermarkets, banks, post office, travel agency etc, are available in Kounoupidiana, just five minutes away by car. The beautiful sandy beaches of Kalathas and Tersanas are only a minute drive from Horafakia village.
If you are looking for property for sale in Akrotiri, Crete, the peninsula features some of the most beautiful and cleanest sandy beaches of Chania. Numerous beaches include, well-known Stavros beach, where Zorbas the Greek was filmed, Kalathas and Tersanas. Kalathas beach is a beautiful sandy beach lined with pine trees in the south and a small islet at swimming distance and features cafes and traditional tavernas. Tersanas, Crete is another fine sandy beach with shallow waters suitable for children. A variety of wild birds and turtles find haven in this peaceful area which is so diverse, offering endless possibilities to the visitor, from birdwatching, horse-riding, hiking or simply relaxing and enjoying the scenery. There are also several churches and historically significant monasteries in the area such as the impressive Agia Triada and Moni Gouvernetou built in the 16th century, a visit to which is highly recommended.