Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently Asked Questions - Mobile home site in Crete, Greek Island
1) Why should I buy a property from Mobile Homes Abroad Ltd / Caravans in the Sun?
No pressure sales
No obligation to buy
Viewing trips available
2) What does a viewing trip include?
Viewing of development at your leisure and tour of local area.
3) How much deposit is required?
10% deposit secures your mobile home. For special offers the remaining balance is due 28 days from invoice date.
Part exchanges may be considered. Email for further details
4) Do I lose my deposit?
Your deposit will be refunded in full once we have re-sold your reserved mobile home and/or plot, less any expenses that may be incurred by ourselves.
5) What is included in the price?
Furnished mobile home sited and connected on to your own plot.
5a) Are there any additional fees to pay
Plot fees = 2,700€ per year - Payable 12 months in advance.
6) What are the running costs? (At time of writing).
Plot fee which is from 2,700€ annually.
Electricity is billed on consumption at 0.15€ per KW.
Water is billed on consumption at 0.45€ per m³.
Gas is bottled – Current price = €22.
7) What are the plot sizes?
8) How long can I keep my mobile home on site for?
As long as required, condition of mobile home and plot must be well maintained.
9) Can I sell or rent my mobile home if required?
Yes, we can advertise your mobile home for sale on our website, please click here to view our mobile home resale service. Subletting is permitted, the site offer a management service to deal with arrivals, departures, linen, gas, security deposit, meter reading, cleaning etc.
10) What facilities are available on site?
The site has a restaurant, shop, beach bar, laundrette, children’s play area, shower facilities, sea views.
11) What facilities are nearby?
There are shops, supermarkets, bars, restaurants, banks and miles of beaches along with places of interest such as churches, caves and marina. Organised trips / tours are available.
12) Would I need to hire a car whilst over there?
Not necessarily, you can walk to the local town within 30 minutes, there is a bus stop approximately 15 minutes walk from the park, and this means you can get the bus to the airport.
13) How far are the nearest golf courses and beaches situated?
The only 18-hole golf course in Crete is within 15 minutes’ drive from the park (10km) at Crete Golf Club. Crete Golf Club is a championship course, one of the most impressive courses of the Mediterranean, holding a unique challenge and a pleasant experience for both golf players and visitors all year round. The site is located on the sea front so you have the ocean at your doorstep; sandy beaches are located all along the coast from here.
14) How far is the site from the nearest airport?
Heraklion airport is approximately 20 minutes’ drive away, approximately 15km.
15) What is the weather like?
Located on the Northern coast of the island enjoying a typical Mediterranean climate, long, hot, dry summers, mild winters and relatively short seasons of autumn and spring. The pleasant climate of Crete provides sunshine for more than 2800 hours per year.
16) Are pets allowed on site?
Yes pets are allowed, dogs must be kept on a lead.
17) How long is the site open for and how long can I stay here for?
The park is open for 12 months of the year so you may visit as often as you wish as stay for as long as you wish.
18) Does all work on plots have to be done by site owners?
Mobile home owners can create and maintain their own garden area within their plot (Plans must be approved by reception prior to work being carried out). Terraces can be built /supplied; we can assist you in doing this if required. Sheds and storage boxes are also permitted.