The Stone Village is a small traditional Cretan village, located in Bali and is situated in the foothills of legendary Talaia Mountains in nature at a distance of 1000m. from the sea and 400m. from the new highway Rethimno - Heraklion. From Rethymnon is about 35km and from Heraklion 45 km around..
The position has the advantage that is away from the noise of cars, bar and all the facilities of mass tourism, but only the slopes of hills that surround it. The stone village consists of 37 bright and comfortable studios, apartments of two or three bedrooms, small houses and beautiful villas, all are in traditional style and are made of solid natural stone or wood.
The village of Bali is located in the center of Crete and this will facilitate the access for visitors around the island. Bali is lively in summer with many restaurants, taverns, bar and other entertainment.
The stone village consists of 37 apartments which are divided into 4 districts, in an area of approximately 10 acres.
The materials are the same as the materials of the old Cretan houses, the walls inside and outside the apartments are made of solid natural stone, with with non plastered and unpainted surfaces. The floors of the apartments are almost all natural stone or wood. All apartments consist of a fully equipped kitchen, Air Condition, TV, Fireplace, Central Heating Radiator, wired internet and telephone. The well fully equipped kitchen in all apartments includes stove, fridge, coffee maker, kettle and all necessary cooking utensils.
Services & Facilities
The surroundings of the hotel has 3 swimming pools, children's pool area of approximately 40m and a depth of 0.60cm, a middle pool area of approximately 80sqm and depth of 1.40m. to 1.60m. and the large pool around 100sq.m and a depth of 1.60m. All pools are protected by parapets for safety reasons, mainly for children and they are closed during the night. In the beginning and in the end of the summer season, when there is a small number of customers, not all pools operate and in the winter all the pools are closed.
There is a play ground area for kids about 200 sq.m. with the appropriate equipment..
There is also a small workshop producing raki, which is used just in the right time as well, there is a small traditional laboratory pressing grapes for wine which is only used at the time of harvest.
The Pool bar is next to the middle pool and it is open all day, while the Music Bar is away from all apartments and operates between 18:00 and 23:00.
The Mini Market offers quick shopping for small needs but also with traditional Cretan products.
The spaces of Sauna - Hamam - Jacuzzi are included only for vacation packages or after agreement during arival.
The breakfast is continental everyday between 8:00 and 10:00 in the morning, while the restaurant is open from 12.00 to 24.00. There is no buffet, there is standard menu and special menu days.
All ingredients used are high quality and many of them like oil, wine, raki, bread, tomatoes,cucumbers, watermelons, etc. are from our own production.
Region: Milopotamos, Rethymno
relevant routes: Panormo-Milopotamos-Nida
Follow the National road from Heraklion to Chania until you reach at the village of Bali in which located the Stone Village. From the exit of the highway, follow the exit for Bali and then towards to Vlihada. There is common marked for the Stone Village.
- phone: +30 28340 20140
- Fax: +30 28340 20101
- Website: www.nextcrete.com