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Villa Oikia is located on Akrotiri peninsula, overlooking the Souda bay and just outside the small traditional village Sternes, around 14 km north east of Chania town.

The whole surrounding area is a totally quiet natural environment ideal for relaxing but also being very close to all kind of supplies shops, restaurants and services. In Sternes village you will be able to find all kind of small grocery shops but most of supplies can be found in Kounoupidiana (9 km away from the villa) which is the largest village of Akrotiri peninsula.

The closest well known area because of its famous beach is Marathi which is only 2 min drive away. Marathi is an organised sandy beach which is famous for the crystal blue and calm waters with some excellent traditional seafood taverns. It is actually one of the favourite beaches for locals who are driving many kilometres in order to visit there especially during weekends. Take the advantage of staying next to it and enjoy daily this one of the best beaches in the whole Crete. 

Another well known beach next to the villa which worth a visit is Loutraki (2.6 km away).

Regarding Akrotiri area, there are some remarkable historical monuments, monasteries, churches, caves, the famous tombs of Venizelos and many places with archaeological interests.
In addition, if you are looking for privileges that only a big city can offer, then Chania town is 13 km away and offers unique facilities and a wide variety of entertainment.

Staying in our villa offers you an opportunity of total relaxation in a quiet and secluded area with being in small distances to living areas at the same time.


Crete is a life-changing island. It’s a place in which you feel you belong and in which you’ll always return. In this mesmerizing location we have created a dreamy villa where you can experience heaven on earth in front of the Cretan Sea. Welcome to Villa Oikia.


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