This first floor apartment for sale in Rethymno Crete has a total size of 40sqms and consists of one bedroom, one bathroom and open plan living and kitchen. The property is in great condition and belongs to the development of Plakoti, near Maroulas village, laying between olive trees and with wonderful sea views and is being sold fully furnished and ready to go. Underfloor heating has been installed in living area and bathroom, as well as air conditioning, making it suitable for both holiday and all year round living. A spacious balcony offers wonderful sea and countryside views. The closest village with traditional taverns it’s only a short stroll away, the sandy beach at three kilometers and the larger town of Rethymno at nine kilometers.
Maroulas is a traditional village located just 9 kms east of the north coast of Rethymnon, in Crete at an altitude of 240mtrs. Today, there are 192 permanent residents in the village, which is a characteristic monument of the Venetian era on the island. The architecture of the village takes you back into the middle age, the Renaissance and the years of Turkish occupation. It is strategically set, as it has been built on top of a hill offering panoramic views of the Cretan Sea. There are several tavernas and a kafeneion in the village but further shopping amenities are available in Platanias, just 2 kms away. Rethymnon is located on the western side of Crete, between the prefectures of Chania and Heraklion. It is full of magnificent beaches, interesting archaeological sites, Byzantine churches, lovely villages and lively resorts. Rethymnon is the capital of the area and is a town with intense medieval architecture and a lovely Venetian port. Bali, Agia Galini, Plakias Stavromenos and Adelianos Kampos are among the most popular beach resorts in the area, while a drive around will bring you to innumerable secluded coves for total privacy. Interesting sights to visit in the region are the historical Monasteries of Preveli and Arkadi, the Ideon Cave where god Zeus was raised according to mythology and the many other gorges in the inland of Rethymnon.