Markakis Estate wedding and event venue in Embrosneros, Chania Crete Greece | Private venue for weddings and events in Embrosneros Apokoronou Chania Crete Greece
Markakis estate is a private wedding venue that can host events up to 120 people.
Wedding, venue, private, event, events, estate, villa, planner, planners, photographer, Chania, Crete, Greece, Apokoronas, Embosneros
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Welcome to Markakis Estate

Markakis Estate is a family owned establishment that can host weddings and other private events of up to 120 people.

Including and not limited to, weddings, vow renewals, private parties, romantic dinners and other.

Images of the Estate & progress

Still, under development, Markakis Estate is planned to be ready for your private event during the second quarter of this year. Currently, only a portion of the Estate has been constructed with a small chapel with an area that can host a small gathering or ceremony.

Planning and construction is underway for the rest of the property.

Meet the owners

Andreas Markakis and Anna Laudanska Markakis.

Andreas Markakis
Owner – Photographer
Anna Laudanska Markakis
Owner – Wedding planner

About the village of Embrosneros


Markakis Estate is situated on the edge of the village Embrosneros in the region of Apokoronas in Chania Crete, Greece.

South of the village are the towering White Mountains with the Sfakia region just below. The closest town north is Vrises and the beach of Georgiopolis. (15min drive).

The city of Chania is a 45min drive as well as Rethymno.

The village of Embrosneros has remained untouched during the years of development in Greece leaving it rustic and charming.

Although very small it has a couple of kafenios (local cafes) and open amphitheatre, churches, a school, olive groves, vineyards and soon to be released for the public archaeological site. This being the Castle Alidakis restored by the archaeologists.


2018 marked the 85 years since the attempted assassination of the then Prime Minister of Greece Eleftherios Venizelos. This attempt failed due to the heroism of Ioannis Markakis. He was one of the bodyguards of Eleftherios Venizelos that put his life at risk to save......

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When visiting Embrosneros you will have to pass by the village center. There are a couple of traditional kafenios. Personally, we like to stop there whenever we can and grab a drink of tsikoudia accompanied by some nuts, local cheese and dry bread. Depending on......

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