A large 2 bedroom apartment in the traditional village of Kritsa, Agios Nikolaos, Crete.
Kritsa is a large village only 7 kilometers from the province capital Agios Nikolaos and several sandy beaches.
You will find a few shops, bakery, butchers, pharmacy, post office, bank and doctors office in the village.
The apartment is situated in the outskirts of the village, just a short walk from the village center and enjoys clear views of the valley.
The 85 square meter apartment comprises a large kitchen, a living room, two double bedrooms and a good sized bathroom. A large balcony terrace is accessible by both the living room and the one bedroom.
The apartment is connected to water and electricity and it is habitable, however some modernization is necessary to bring the house to its full potential.
The village of Kritsa is part of the municipality of Aghios Nikolaos, 10 km away, and has about 2300 inhabitants including a few residents from Britain and other European countries
The international airport of Heraklion is a 50 minute drive from Kritsa.
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, harbour, 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 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.