Eco-Villa South Crete


  1. Eco-Villas
This is an eco- friendly Villa at the south of Crete, in a pristine environment, between the sea and the rocky Kroutaliotis mountain. The basic principles of the design are:

  • Passive energy strategies for low energy consumption, such as  shading, natural ventilation, HW solar panels and plantation used as climate control element.
  • The use of natural elements and local building materials has also been employed for sustainability.
  • Badget construction
  • To employ the advantage of the sea view
  • Heat pump with Fan Coil Units


Strategy for energy control

  • South facing shading elements.
  • Cross-ventilation for bedrooms
  • Buoyancy assisted ventilation on common spaces; through roof lights and chimney
  • HW Solar panels.
  • Double sided thermal insulation
  • Thermal mass sink from floor and roof slabs


External photos

Plakias ecodynamis

Plakias ecodynamis side veranta

The house overlooks the sea

Plakias ecodynamis balcony


Interior photos

Plakias ecodynamis sitting room


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