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Viglatoras – Home 5601843 Guest house

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 4 sleeps
  • 2 nights min stay

Guest house / 5 bedrooms / 1 bathroom / sleeps 4

Key Info

  • Not suitable for children
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly

Description from owner

Description

The VIGLATORAS Traditional Apartments is a traditional farm set in a lush green little village, Sarhos, at the foot of Mt. Pseiloritis, 20 km from the town of Heraklion.
VIGLATORAS consists of little accommodation units (cottages) conveniently arranged on a forested hill of 73 acres. The units are built, decorated, and furnished in a style that blends harmoniously with the environment and with due respect to Cretan tradition. At the same time the units are comfortable and relaxing.

The farm offers numerous natural attractions and guests have also the opportunity to pick fruit and vegetables, watch the preparation of traditional food and pastries, etc. All these things provide guests with an alternative form of recreation for a number of days.

The accommodation complex of VIGLATORAS is conveniently located at the centre of Crete, which facilitates access to other attractions on the island.

Location

The VIGLATORAS Traditional Apartments is a traditional farm set in a lush green little village, Sarhos, at the foot of Mt. Pseiloritis, 20 km from the town of Heraklion.
VIGLATORAS consists of little accommodation units (cottages) conveniently arranged on a forested hill of 73 acres. The units are built, decorated, and furnished in a style that blends harmoniously with the environment and with due respect to Cretan tradition. At the same time the units are comfortable and relaxing.

The farm offers numerous natural attractions and guests have also the opportunity to pick fruit and vegetables, watch the preparation of traditional food and pastries, etc. All these things provide guests with an alternative form of recreation for a number of days.

The accommodation complex of VIGLATORAS is conveniently located at the centre of Crete, which facilitates access to other attractions on the island.

Location description from owner

The Heraklion Prefecture region

The Sarhos (282 inhabitants in 2001) is a village in the province Malevizi, at an altitude of 240 meters. It is the municipality Kroussonas homonymous municipal district with a settlement. It lies about 22 km from Heraklion, in the county of which falls and 11 km. Southwest of Saint Myron

The people involved with viticulture and olive growing, as well as the cultivation of fruit trees. Produced raisins, oil and cherries etc. There Elementary School.

To the west of the village is the historic cave Sarchos in a green valley. This cave has a total length of 2 km. [1] and a depth of 225m.

Sarkhos

In Sarhos are the temples of the Holy Cross and the Virgin Mary. On 14 September each year the village celebrates.

In 1583 the Sarchos refers to Kastrofylakas called Sargho with 82 inhabitants (Kastrofylakas, K. 102). In the village there lived Turks.

During the War of 1866 in Sarchos cave or Chonos, the old underground river bed, they found shelter the women of the village and managed to save. At the entrance of the cave guard was Sarchianos Zacharias Filippakis, with force of 50 men. The latter has shown great bravery and summer of 1866 successfully faced the Turkish attacks, to the extent that the Turks were forced to capitulate and solve the siege.

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Bed & bathroom

  • 4 Single Beds
  • 1 Family bathroom

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Air conditioning
  • Mountain Views
  • Shared garden
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Internet access
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • TV
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

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Payment
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Smoking
No smoking at this property
Cancellation policy
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About the owner

Anastasia Yanis F.
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Calendar updated::
17 Jul 2016
Years listed:
2

Languages spoken: English


This Guest house has 5 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and sleeps 4. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 22 Dec 2014. Located in Heraklion Prefecture, the average weekly rate is £259.

The property’s calendar was last updated on 17 Jul 2016.

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