Achlada-Mourtzanakis Residence

Mourtzanakis Residence are four cosy, comfortable villas open year-round, in a tranquil setting nestled in the hills with panoramic views to the medieval village of Achlada, the bustling village of Agia Pelagia and the sea beyond. The residence is surrounded by breathtaking scenery with enthralling sunsets.

The four independent villas all have 2 bedrooms, one on the first floor and one on the second. The living room has fireplace, satellite TV and all modern amenities. There is a lovely terrace for relaxing and enjoying the peaceful views. There are 2 swimming pools for both children and adults to enjoy and a traditional Cretan-style garden for relaxation and inspiration. The Main building houses a lounge for residents to be able to socialize together, a reception, library, terrace and living room with fireplace. Quite often there are lectures on the history of Crete, and the owners (whose family history dates back to 961 AD) speak Arabic and French fluently in addition to Greek and English. Overall a fascinating place for a multicultural, historical and eco-touristic experience.

  From: 95 €/night   Bedrooms: 2   Bathrooms: 1   Sleeps: 4   To Beach: 7 km


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  • Veranda with stunning views
  • Automatic night lighting
  • Patio with sun beds
  • Outdoor Dining Area ,verandas and balconies
  • A/C
  • Private Parking
  • Dishwasher
  • Fully equipped Kitchen
  • Fireplace
  • TV with Cable/Satellite
  • Flat Screen TV/DVD/Home Entertainment Center
  • High-speed Internet
  • Fresh water swimming pool

Price Includes

Upon Request

-Ecotourism activities such as production of organic oil, wine and raki
-Organized walk to historic villages, monuments
-Discovering Cretan herbs, flowers in surrounding area
-Mountain biking

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4 Beaches of Agia Pelagia- 7 km
Fodele (birthplace of El Greco)- 10 km
Port of Heraklion- 18 km
Heraklion city 17 km
Heraklion Airport-23 km

Licence / M.H.T.E. in process