This shelter is situated in the plateau above the village of Askyfou in the Sfakia region. The shelter was built on land donated by the mountaineer, Christos Christodoulakis from Askyfou. Its construction began in 1988 and finished in 1992.
In the plataeu of Tavri Niato and the Kastro summit, the mountaineers of Chania have accomplished ascents since 1930.It is in the area of Askyfou and the Tavri plateau that skiing was first introduced in Crete in the year 1955.
Location: Tavri Plateau Askyfou, Sfakia - White Mountains
Altitude: 1200 meters
Accommodation: 42 beds in rooms
Built in: 1992