Built within the beautiful and traditional village of Amnatos, the traditional country house Dimitra is a rural retreat, stone, traditional style.
Villa Dimitra was built by John Chaliopoulou monk in 1800, who also renovated the existing main church of the village, Church of the Life Giving Fountain. In 1998 the house was bought by its current owners, who restored it as it is today. Situated in an area of exceptional natural beauty, surrounded by gardens with flowers and trees, not just a cottage or vacation cradle. Located on the highest point of the village inhabited by Venetians who left old Venetian buildings, offering stunning views of the Cretan Sea, Mount Psiloritis and surrounding lush mountains and gorges area.
The villa is a two-story country house of 200 sq.m which has been restored and renovated with respect for tradition. The owner renovated the house with respect to its history and transformed it into a traditional villa, where you can relax and enjoy the Cretan country side.
It can accommodate 6 people in beds and up to 8 people if it is necessary.
Entering the house, there is an open-plan area of 33 sq.m which includes a dining table for 6 people, a sofa-bed, the living room area with entertaining equipment such as DVD and CD player, satellite TV and wireless internet. It is worth noting that there is even a traditional fireplace in the kitchen and air conditioning in all bedrooms and heating in all rooms, in order for the house to be used as a travel destination during the winter in a transformation of the landscape of nature is particularly enjoyable.
There is also a small room on the ground floor where you can find a washing machine and a bathroom. Right next to the living room area is the fully equipped separate kitchen.
On the ground floor there is also a double-bedded bedroom with direct access to a veranda with its own sitting area and to the garden of the house.
Going up the wooden staircase to the first floor, you will find the remaining 2 double-bedded bedrooms and a beautiful terrace with great view, which also has direct access to the garden. One of the two bedrooms has an en-suite bathroom.
Outdoors you can find a 70 sq.m large garden with a large wooden table, the 25 sq.m ecological swimming pool, a barbecue, a traditional wood oven, a marble sink, facilities for cooking outside, sun beds with tables, plenty of places to sit and enjoy the magnificent view and private parking space for 2 cars.
There is also a large fruits garden next to the villa with many varieties of fruit trees such as orange, fig, lemon, medlar, pear, apple, peach, apricot, and mandarin. Moreover in the yard and garden of the villa you will find 10 to 15 different varieties of organic grapes which are grown from June to October. You can enjoy all of our fruits and vegetables with your meal!