Natalia’s houses & suite are located in the traditional village of Douliana which is the ideal for those who want to escape in order to relax and have quality for their vacations. Walking into the nature and in the narrow streets, enjoying the old stone-built houses, drinking "tsikoudia" or local wine after swimming at the beach and in the evening staring the stars..
There are two traditional houses, "Dias" & "Hera" which are built of local stone and cypress wood and are suitable for 3-4 persons. Each house has its own partially covered veranda, under the shade of an olive tree. From the terraces or gardens, outstanding views of the valley are leading east to Gavalochori and the constantly changing and breathtaking landscape of the famous White Mountain range to the south.
The suite is the perfect place for honeymooners. "Agapi" is the largest suite and can accommodate up to six persons, whereas "Lydia" is a spacious four-bed suite.
The courtyard and the pool-bar area are focal points for guests who want to enjoy a drink with friends, read a book, sunbathe or swim in the pool, or just sit quietly and relax. Also, they can sit and enjoy the tranquillity of the herbs and the flower gardens or observe the wild flowers or gather herbs and vegetables (horta) in order to prepare a late lunch or evening meal.
A traditional mini-market and a coffee shop along with an outside kitchen with the traditional oven is also available for guests. Delight in the traditional dishes that served at the well-known local kafenion or drink a raki or cold beer at the nearby taverna. The sandy beaches of Almirida, Kera, and Kalyves, with numerous shopping opportunities, taverns, restaurants and cafes are in the near vicinity.
In this unique and quiet village in Douliana, the Natalia's Houses bewitch you with views of the White Mountains and the deep blue sea, and take you in the past, thinking you're somewhere that does not exist anymore, a lost paradise.
"Dias" & "Hera" houses consist of a living room with traditional Cretan furniture and a fully equipped kitchen, a stone built sofa, a single bed, a pretty bathroom with shower and W.C. A wooden staircase leads to a traditional gallery containing a double bed and wardrobe. (Dias also contains a baby bed).
At the largest suite, "Agapi", the ground floor consists of a dining room with a fully equipped kitchen, a romantic stone fireplace, timbered ceiling, a WC & shower and a storage room. A winding wooden staircase leads to a single bedroom and a spacious double-bedded room with A/C, wooden floors and beamed ceiling and the luxurious bathroom, with bathtub and twin washbasins and WC, is just one step away from both bedrooms. A further flight of wooden stairs to a traditional open gallery, containing two generously sized beds. A personal terrace affords you an unforgettable view of the White Mountains.
The suite "Lydia" is a spacious four-bed, centrally heated and air-conditioned apartment, furnished in traditional Cretan design and wooden beamed ceilings. The open plan living room includes a dining table for six persons, a reclining chair, and a corner stone-built fireplace with two cushioned seating banks, TV, and a large comfortable sofa that can also function as a guest bed. The apartment has a fully equipped separate kitchen with all amenities, a double-bedded room with a large wardrobe and a mirrored dressing table and a twin-bedded room with wardrobe and colour TV. There is also a shower room and wash basin and hair dryer.
* Bed linen and towels are changed twice weekly.
* Our mini-market is available to provide you with freshly baked bread and other small purchases.
Region: Apokoronas, Chania
relevant routes: Frangokastelo-Sfakia-Askifou-Vamos
Natalia’s Houses is located in the village of Douliana at Apokoronas region which is 30 minutes drive from the towns of Chania and Rethymnon (25km from Chania city).
- phone: +30 2810 282630, +30 6936091876
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