A land vibrating with emotion

Welcome to Villa Rouga on the impressive island of Crete.

Close to Almyrida, Apokoronas, Chania, with the clear-blue waters and the calm winds, stands the hospitable home of Villa Rouga in its lofty stature as a harmonic architectural structure and a “landlady” ready to warmly receive its guests. Villa Rouga is located in Xirosterni village, one of the villages of “Kefalades”, Byzantium colonists sent to settle in Crete and let their chivalry take roots on the island. Villa Rouga is nearby a small square, where the villagers would gather to exchange their views; this is the neighbourhood of Rouga, a place combining inspiration, creation and tradition. Villa Rouga has been built with a tint of nobility to match its history. It is surrounded by authentic images, small beautiful villages, mountains, the sea, breathtaking views, beaches and pure nature. Here, the past and the future is a place to live in. A majestic house of three storeys and 320 square metres is there to host cosmopolitan travellers, including lovers of beauty and warm welcomes. A special living space, offering panoramic view to the Cretan sea and the majestic White Mountains, with a mild climate and a key location allowing the exploration of Western Crete, Villa Rouga opens doors to elegance, luxury, the value of personal care and the reputed Cretan hospitality. It is a villa with a soul. Enjoy!


  • Surface area: 320m2
  • Capacity: up to 8 people.
  • Bedrooms: 4.
  • Bathrooms: 4, including hair dryer and luxury facilities.
  • Kitchens: 2, one fully equipped and a smaller one with a mini bar.
  • Fencing for security and privacy
  • View: to the mountains and the sea.
  • Gym
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Access to the internet (Wi-Fi) all over the villa
  • Satellite TV, DVD player, docking station, Ping-Pong table
  • Safes in all bedrooms
  • Air-conditioners everywhere in the villa
  • A garden with trees, flowers, herbs and lawn
  • A storeroom with a washing machine, a dryer, a vacuum cleaner, an iron and an ironing board
  • Fireplace
  • Parking area

Outdoor facilities

  • Pool: 52m2, with an overflow and a water processing system that uses salt, without chlorine.
  • Fencing for security and privacy
  • Barbeque and Stone Oven
  • Wooden deck
  • View: to the mountains and the sea


  • Welcome basket full of Cretan products.
  • Cleaning services 2 times a week.
  • Change of linen and towels 2 times a week.
  • Pool and garden maintenance 2 times a week.

Extra Services

  • Rejuvenating massage services.
  • Face and body treatment.
  • Manicure/pedicure.
  • Car, motorcycle or bicycle rental.

Longer or shorter excursions in Crete to explore local archaeology, sports, ecology, religion or other areas of interest.