Unique boutique hotel with lots of charm for sale on the Greek island of Crete



Enchanting whitewashed Cycladic-style villa located in the hills with breathtaking coastal views.
The exceptional property has been built and renovated by the current owners to an extremely high standard, while maintaining an authentic Greek character. The villa has 13 apartments, including 2 Penthouse Suites and the entire plot consists of 2,800 m2, including a pool café, reception, swimming pool and olive grove. The villa also has a “residential license,” a unique opportunity to live, work or combine both in the Mediterranean. The well-kept condition of the building makes it move-in-ready.
After many years of working with passion, it is now time for the owners to step back and look for a successor.

On the island of Crete, the villa is located in a hillside village overlooking the beautiful Aegean Sea. The picturesque traditional villages, all within walking distance, offer numerous cozy little taverns and cafes.
With the airport 25 km away and only 1 km from the sea, it is an ideal location if you are looking for a quiet home base with plenty of entertainment nearby. Its central location is a perfect starting point for exploring the island.

The company
The successful hotel business, which is still active, has an exceptional reputation, attracts a wide variety of international guests and is published in renowned magazines and books. The company has high room rates and high occupancy rates.
The setting and size of the hotel make it ideal for weddings, yoga retreats and other special family or corporate events.

The building
The very first stone was laid in 1980, but the villa was built in several phases and continuously renovated, even as recently as 2023. Everything was done with love, care and craftsmanship, using high-quality materials. This reflects the well-kept condition of the building and makes it move-in-ready.

The apartments
The two-story, whitewashed Cycladic-style building has 13 spacious apartments, including 2 beautiful Penthouse suites, with stunning views of the sea, bay and mountains.
All apartments are stylishly designed and have comfortable built-in beds, a spacious living room with a convenient kitchenette. A newly renovated bathroom with a large walk-in shower and a balcony or terrace overlooking the sea, bay, lush garden or mountains.
Think original terracotta and deco cire floors, freshly white washed walls, island-style wooden furniture, handmade lace curtains and many more details that contribute to the villa’s character.

Cafe, pool, garden & more
The heart of the villa is the sparkling tiled pool (5x10m) that operates on an eco-saline water system. The pool is surrounded by large wooden pergolas that provide just the right amount of shade for the loungers.
The stylish ‘kafenion’-style café offers a relaxed and comfortable seating area. The bright and airy room, shared with a convenient reception area, has high wooden ceilings, original terracotta floors and traditional wooden doors and windows. These doors open onto a lovely terrace overlooking the pool where you can enjoy the spectacular coastal views.
The villa is set in a walled serene mature garden planted with precious, large palm trees, lemon and orange trees, lavender, bougainvillea, jasmine, cacti, herbs and much more. In addition, the rustic olive grove at the back of the villa provides approximately 100 liters of organic extra virgin olive oil annually for you or your guests!

All apartments have A/C and solar energy is used to heat the water. There is a convenient laundry room for housekeeping
and a white wooden gazebo for tools and storage.

Floor plans

  • ID: 38535
  • Published: 3 August 2023
  • Last Update: 21 August 2023
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