We stayed at Athena with a group of eight friends and couldn't have asked for a better place to stay. The villa offers stunning views of the coastline that few see.
The house itself was very clean and new. It's stocked with all kinds of kitchen supplies if you like to cook your own meals. But best of all is the deck and pool. Because of the shape of the peninsula, it faces west and you get sunsets over the sea, which was pretty special.
There's also a very small cove nearby with some of the best water on the island. Super relaxing and only a few people there.
I'd recommend this is place to anyone going to Crete. It's more suited for a relaxing, leisurely stay because of it's location. It's on a more secluded part of the island so it's a little more difficult to get out and explore, but that was completely OK with us. We had an amazing, relaxing week exploring nearby spots and sitting drinks at sunset from our pool deck. Can't beat it.
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