Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 3
Set in the heart of a traditional Greek village beside a leafy park with a picturesque river and surrounded by orange groves
Lily is a first floor apartment which provides one double bedroom, with double bed, wet room and kitchen area with fridge and small oven and all equipment necessary for a self catering holiday. The lounge area has a sofa bed and a balcony overlooking orange groves.
Mandarin Grove benefits from having an English couple managing the site who are very knowledgeable about the area and will be willing to help you enjoy your stay.
It is the ideal location for relaxing or for exploring the island. A beautiful beach nearby and wonderful views of the mountains complete the idyll.
It is secluded yet close to (50m) a selection of excellent tavernas and small shops with very friendly local people.
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 1 bedrooms|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Heraklion|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, DVD player|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Mandarin Grove is a small private complex of only 8 properties, the stunning location and views make it an ideal holiday for those not wishing to move far from the comfort of their holiday home. The village provides many tavernas serving good local food, the beach is only 3 kms away providing a relaxing holiday atmosphere but for those wishing to see more of the island then a car is essential (can be arranged) with many towns and cities well worth a visit.
|Further details outdoors|
The complex is situated between two orange groves, above a small park in a private position ideal for those who prefer privacy in a central location.
With good local tavernas, glorious scenery and small but delightful resorts close by it is perfect for those wishing to combine a relaxing/active holiday.
Car parking close to complex in village square
The Crete region
Heraklion is the capital of Crete, with the air and ferry port providing easy transport to the from other islands as well as the UK. The places of interest include archeological sites at Knossos,Phaistos,Gortys and many other places the Venetian castle in Rethymno, the Samaria Gorge.
The people of Crete are rightly proud of their glorious past and the rich culture which makes this island unique in modern times. the island is a wonderful mix of history, the scenery glorious and the welcome most warm!
Reputed to be the birthplace of El Greco Fodele has a museum dedicated to the artist and it attracts tourists from all over the world.
For those wishing to explore the mountainous regions and the wild life, it is all on your doorstep with the fantastic terrain a stroll away.