Villa Despoina, located on a hill, on estate of 50-60 acres, West of archeological mountain Zeus, that dominates the Heraklion skyline, surrounded by vineyards, olive, fruit-, aromatic trees, herbs and flowers, offering elevated views of Ayios Sillas plain, and the imposing mountain, found on the South-West of Knossos.
A resort that satisfies all tastes, quiet and beautiful place, 15 min. from Heraklion. The location, the exquisite view, the wild natural beauty combined with luxury makes it an ideal place for rest, relaxation, contact with nature, sightseeing, and the exploration of the natural treasures.
Outdoor area comprise terraces with vine and fruit trees, gardens with flowers and exquisite view to the mountain and sea a bit further. The private pool is located inside the mountain with the aromatic trees, surrounded by sitting areas ideal for taking breakfast or dinner.
Because its central position on the island, easy and fast access to East, West and South of Crete. Guests also have the opportunity to taste the products produced in own estate (olive oil, honey, eggs, fruits, vegetables, ice cream from own shop).
One can have walks on the estate and there is a tenniscourt.
Layout: Ground floor: (Kitchen(electric kettle, toaster, cooker(4 ring stoves, electric), coffee machine, oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge-freezer), Living/diningroom(TV(flatscreen, satellite), dining table(6 persons), fireplace, DVD player, CD player), bedroom(single bed(90 x 200 cm), air conditioning), bedroom(2x single bed(90 x 200 cm), air conditioning), Bedroom with bathroom(double bed(160 x 200 cm), shower, washbasin, toilet, air conditioning), bathroom(bathtub with shower, washbasin, toilet))
garden doors, air conditioning, terrace, garden(private, 4000 m2), garden furniture, sun loungers, parking, parasol, swimming pool(private, 10 x 6 m., opened from Apr upto and including Oct), tennis court, children's bed, high chair