The villa is located 3.5 km south from the coast between the villages of Pigi and Loutra. The location gives you the advantage of staying outside a quiet village and be close to the living areas and the beach at the same time!
Close to the villa you will find several beaches that you should visit. The closest one is part of the long sandy beach of Rethymno in Adelianos Kampos area (around 3.5 km away), the sandy beaches of Panormo (17 km), the long sandy beach of Episkopi (24 km) with various organised spots with sun beds, taverns and beach bars or secluded quiet spots.
The nearest shops and mini markets are within a walking distance in Pigi village, approximately 800 m away.
Additionally Platanias and Adelianos Kampos, which are only 4 - 5 km away, are well known tourist areas where you can find everything such as beach bars, clubs, restaurants, taverns, shops and supermarkets! Also, Rethymno city is 10 km away (about 10 min by car). If you would like to travel around Crete, we could give you advice for many places around the villa according to your interests. Some sightseeing that you have to visit are: The historical monastery of Arkadi (7 km away), The ancient Eleftherna and the village of Margarites (16 - 18 km away) and many others that we will suggest to you when you arrive in our villa.