A traditional village situated approximately 1.5 km from the sea and 7 minutes from the nearest beach. There are two parts to the village, an old one with a 200 year old history and a new part. The village has a small mini-market and kafenions and an added luxury is that the baker will deliver to your home every morning. You can also see the White Mountains in the direction of Hania. Pigi has a mini-market, bakery and kafenions and is 500m away. There are buses into Rethimno (about 9 kilometres away) running from Loutra. There is a school is Stavromenos, not far from here.