Part of the small and exclusive Blue Horizon development in Horafakia, Akrotiri, this individual modern two bedroom maisonette offers comfortable living on two levels, magnificent views over the Bay of Chania and a swimming pool shared with only one other home. Using innovative architectural design, built to exacting standards of construction and with superb decorative finish, it is a home of style and quality. With the low maintenance garden it is an ideal holiday or second home.
On the ground floor it comprises a split level open-plan living/dining/kitchen area. From the living room a picture window faces the Bay of Chania and patio doors access a private, covered and tiled patio. The fitted kitchen includes fridge/freezer, oven, hob and extract fan. All are built-in. A cloakroom completes the layout and stairs rise to the first floor with two double bedrooms and the family bathroom. Both bedrooms have fitted wardrobes and patio doors opening to a large terrace, overlooking the swimming pool and superb sea views.
NOTABLE ASPECTS * 85sqm innovative design villa * Breathtaking sea views * Swimming pool shared with only one home * Two double bedrooms with fitted wardrobes * Fitted kitchen including electrical appliances * Split level open-plan living area * Energy efficient under floor central heating and air conditioning system * Comprehensive building insulation * Marble capped patio walls * Double glazed windows with shutters and insect screens * Aluminium exterior doors * Private off-road parking * Walking distance to village centre and Tersanas sandy beach Please refer to the features section below for a full list of inclusions.
Horafakia is a small, quiet village on the peninsular of Akrotiri, situated halfway between Kalathas and Tersanas villages, 15kms northeast of the historic city of Chania. Due to its elevated location it offers outstanding sea views across the Bay of Chania and Mountain views. The village is only 15 mins from the international airport and less than half an hour from the port of Souda. The area is an ideal place to relax and unwind, and has numerous shops, mini markets, tavernas and school, all within walking distance. Additional shopping and general amenities such as large supermarkets, banks, post office, travel agency etc, are available in Kounoupidiana, just five minutes away by car. The beautiful sandy beaches of Kalathas and Tersanas are only a minute drive from Horafakia village.
The peninsular of Akrotiri features some of the most beautiful and cleanest sandy beaches of Chania offering water sports activities, including well-known Stavros beach, where Zorbas the Greek was filmed, Kalathas and Tersanas. Kalathas beach is a beautiful sandy beach lined with pine trees in the south and a small islet at swimming distance and features cafes and traditional tavernas. Tersanas is another fine sandy beach with shallow waters suitable for children. A variety of wild birds and turtles find haven in this peaceful area which is so diverse, offering endless possibilities to the visitor, from birdwatching, horse-riding, hiking or simply relaxing and enjoying the scenery. There are also several churches and historically significant monasteries in the area such as the impressive Agia Triada and Moni Gouvernetou built in the 16th century, a visit to which is highly recommended