This is a comfortable two bedroom stone house just a short walk from the center of the popular Cretan village of Kritsa, Agios Nikolaos, Crete. The house stands on two floors and comprises on the ground floor a fitted kitchen equipped with cooker, fridge/freezer, washing machine, etc., a dining room and a living room separated by a traditional Cretan ?kamara? arch and a bathroom which is one level down from the kitchen. A wooden staircase leads from the living room to the top floor.
On the top floor there is a double bedroom with balcony access, A/C and en-suite shower room and a single bedroom. The balcony on this floor has nice sea and mountain views.
The house is in very good condition and could be used either as permanent residence or for tourist purposes.
The house is fitted with a solar panel water heating system for free hot water nearly all the year.
Only 50 minute drive to the international airport of Heraklion, Crete.
Agios Nikolaos is the capital of the county Lasithi and is located at the Mirabello Bay, north-east Crete, only 40mins away from the international airport of Heraklion.
Geographically the town is well protected from strong winds allowing sea sports and swimming nearly all year round.
Although Agios Nikolaos has a population of less than 20,000 it has a several banks, supermarkets, shops of every kind, doctors, a modern hospital of high standard, public swimming pool and tennis courts, yacht marina, harbor, cinema, theatre, gyms, a 9-hole golf course, schools ranging from nurseries to 6-level high school and generally all the amenities you would expect to find in a large modern European town.
The microclimate is one of the best in Greece and the moderate temperatures
rarely exceed 30c in summer or fall below 15c in wintertime. This wonderful dry climate together with the natural beauty of the area has attracted most of the high class hotels of Greece to operate here.