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Cretan Contemporary Living -Youphoria Villas- Unique Architecture - Symphony

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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Polemarchi villa description

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Situated on the beautiful north-west coast of Crete in the village of Agios Georgios near the small town of Kissamos, the newly built Youphoria villas have been designed with luxury holiday living in mind and have many innovative architectural and environmentally friendly features throughout.
The six, signature architecture, private villas enjoy a privileged hillside position overlooking the stunning Gramvousa peninsular and the turquoise waters of Kissamos Bay and are surrounded by lush olive groves. Three of the villas are built around St Constantine Chapel which dominates the hilltop and three are lower on the foothill.
Each villa has its own unique living space with the emphasis being on outdoor entertaining, dining and relaxing. The award-winning COCO Mat soft furnishing has been carefully chosen to provide the maximum comfort with the use of natural and raw materials. The unique signature of architect Dimitra Nikolaou and her Istos team, as well as the care and attention of local talented interior designer Stavroula Mauromataki, gives you the chance to enjoy a different perspective in holidaying at a Cretan villa. Youphoria villas boast unique aesthetics with an authentic feel.
The entire fenced property has two gated entrances from the bottom and top of the hill. All villas enjoy a state of the art, integrated, eco-friendly under floor cooling/heating system using heat pumps and water in place of refrigerant.
There are many unspoilt beaches within easy reach and in the nearby town of Kissamos, there are numerous shops, cafes and tavernas. Just a short ten minute walk from the villas will take you to the crystal clear waters of Viglia beach, where you can swim and be at one with nature.
The Port of Kissamos is a stone’s throw away from Agios Georgios and from here, you can take a boat ride to the pirate island of Gramvousa and the world famous Balos Lagoon.
The excellent location also means that you are close to many of the highlights of western Crete, just waiting to be discovered. Youphoria villas are five minutes drive away from the impressive golden sands of Falasarna beach (voted one of the top five best beaches in Greece) with its unspoilt turquoise waters and an interesting archaeological site showing the Hellenistic ancient port and city.
Around fifty minutes drive south of Youphoria is the beautiful beach of Elafonissi where one can get lost exploring the island of Elafonissi (Deer Island) which is unique for the cedar sand dunes and unspoilt natural habitat.
Youphoria Villa guests will also have the opportunity to walk the famous Gorge of Samaria which at 17 kilometers long, is granted as the longest in Europe.
Try some exquisite local fresh fish and traditional dishes from the world famous healthy Mediterranean diet at one of the local tavernas or restaurants.
Youphoria villas offer a luxurious solution for the elite traveler with a desire for exceptional style and design.

Symphony: Polemarchi Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 1029327ha

With its elevated position overlooking the traditional Cretan village of Agios Georgios, villa Symphony enjoys unparalleled sea views. The spacious, natural stone terrace which dominates the front of the property, has a private infinity pool with full width Roman steps from where you can admire the Gramvousa and Spatha peninsulas. The outdoor area is a large factor in the design of the villa with much indoor space flowing through to external space with private balconies and terraces. This prime villa has a large outdoor and pergola shaded lounge area, stylishly furnished with Cimentogonia seating and a dining table. Complimented by traditional stone walls that blend into the natural environment, carefully chosen endemic shrubs, flowers and trees have been planted in the surrounding gardens to restore the original landscape. The living space is structured over two distinct floors with separate entrances to each. The wall to wall glazing throughout the property allows sunlight to flood into the living area inviting you to take advantage of the panoramic views from any room. Access is via the ground floor which opens to a spacious two storey high, living room boasting a modern and eco-friendly fireplace and many architectural twists. The kitchen area is open plan with stylish and practical wooden work surfaces, an informal dining area and top of the range appliances. The ground floor master bedroom has an open plan design featuring a King Size COCO Mat bed and modern Jacuzzi bath. A first floor guest bedroom provides a spacious en-suite bathroom with walk-in Spa shower area and large balcony to the front featuring modern wooden wall cladding. At night, a relaxed and soothing atmosphere can be created with the clever use dimmer lights and coloured glass doors in the bedrooms. Villa Symphony is ideal for the discerning traveler looking for infinite beauty, rare sophistication and Mediterranean glamour.

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Property Type

  • Villa
  • 115 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Groups
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • MP3 Dock
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    News chanels mainly...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    breakfast bar indoors dining table outdoors...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    Eco friendly heat pump operating with water no refrigerant...moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace:

    Log wood fireplace...moreless

  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Eco friendly heat pump operating with water no refrigerant...moreless

  • Internet:

    Reliable connection for e mails and surfing not for streaming...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Parking:

    private...moreless

  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Telescope
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Washing powder provided...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Reliable connection for e mails and surfing not for streaming...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    spacious...moreless

  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Cretan Wild forest flora...moreless

  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill:

    portable, charcoal provided...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda:

    very large...moreless

  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Yard

Pool / Spa

  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    3.2 meters wide by 10 meters long. Wide Roman steps to go in....moreless

Property Descriptor

  • Detached
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
Mar 1 - May 2, 2015
3 night min stay
€308
€2,551
May
May 3 - Jun 6, 2015
3 night min stay
€364
€2,551
June
Jun 7 - Jul 4, 2015
3 night min stay
€383
€2,682
July August
Jul 5 - Sep 5, 2015
7 night min stay
€486
September
Sep 6 - Sep 26, 2015
3 night min stay
€383
€2,682
October
Sep 27 - Nov 30, 2015
3 night min stay
€364
€2,551

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • OfflineRDD €300
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • VAT Tax Rate 7%

Notes:

Payments are in Euros and can be made either by Bank transfer, cash or credit card

Visa and MasterCard accepted. A 2% handling fee for all Credit card payments

All credit card payments are made in Euros and there

A 25% of the amount non refundable deposit is required to make a booking

The balance must be paid 42 days before arrival

All prices include all taxes and there are no hidden costs


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Location

80 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Chania Daskalogianis
1 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Kaliviani
1 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Kavonisi
500 Metres
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Kaliviani
1 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Kavonisi

Car: Recommended

Situated on the beautiful north-west coast of Crete in the village of Agios Georgios near the small town of Kissamos, the newly built Youphoria villas have been designed with luxury holiday living in mind and have many innovative architectural and environmentally friendly features throughout.

The six, signature architecture, private villas enjoy a privileged hillside position overlooking the stunning Gramvousa peninsular and the turquoise waters of Kissamos Bay and are surrounded by lush olive groves. Three of the villas are built around St Constantine Chapel which dominates the hilltop and three are lower on the foothill.

Each villa has its own unique living space with the emphasis being on outdoor entertaining, dining and relaxing. The award-winning COCO Mat soft furnishing has been carefully chosen to provide the maximum comfort with the use of natural and raw materials. The unique signature of architect Dimitra Nikolaou and her Istos team, as well as the care and attention of local talented interior designer Stavroula Mauromataki, gives you the chance to enjoy a different perspective in holidaying at a Cretan villa. Youphoria villas boast unique aesthetics with an authentic feel.

The entire fenced property has two gated entrances from the bottom and top of the hill. All villas enjoy a state of the art, integrated, eco-friendly under floor cooling/heating system using heat pumps and water in place of refrigerant.

There are many unspoilt beaches within easy reach and in the nearby town of Kissamos, there are numerous shops, cafes and tavernas. Just a short ten minute walk from the villas will take you to the crystal clear waters of Viglia beach, where you can swim and be at one with nature.

The Port of Kissamos is a stone’s throw away from Agios Georgios and from here, you can take a boat ride to the pirate island of Gramvousa and the world famous Balos Lagoon.

The excellent location also means that you are close to many of the highlights of western Crete, just waiting to be discovered. Youphoria villas are five minutes drive away from the impressive golden sands of Falasarna beach (voted one of the top five best beaches in Greece) with its unspoilt turquoise waters and an interesting archaeological site showing the Hellenistic ancient port and city.

Around fifty minutes drive south of Youphoria is the beautiful beach of Elafonissi where one can get lost exploring the island of Elafonissi (Deer Island) which is unique for the cedar sand dunes and unspoilt natural habitat.

Youphoria Villa guests will also have the opportunity to walk the famous Gorge of Samaria which at 17 kilometers long, is granted as the longest in Europe.

Try some exquisite local fresh fish and traditional dishes from the world famous healthy Mediterranean diet at one of the local tavernas or restaurants.

Youphoria villas offer a luxurious solution for the elite traveler with a desire for exceptional style and design.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: Vassilis was born in Chania Crete in 1969 and studied Horticulture in the Aristotle Uni of Thesaloniki. In 1994 he got his Masters in Rural Resource Economis & Development/ Management and in 1995 his Maters of Science from Strathclyde Uni in Scotlend in International Hospitality Management. Since then, he runs the small family Mistral hotel in Maleme specialising in Sociable holidays for the independent traveller. He is maried with 3 children and lives in Galatas outside Chania.

Why the Owner Chose Polemarchi:
This location is just stunning. Also strategically located to explore the best sites of the western Crete. The properties are suitable for people who apreciate style and contemporary architecture.

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
The unique plaster cimentogonia surfaces and the minimalistic architecture.


Contact us

Speaks: english, greek

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  • Sleeps
    5
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, greek
  • Response time: Within a few days
  • Response rate: 40%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/01/2015
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