Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Greek Villa

You sent a message to this manager.

This manager hasn’t verified their location. If you would like more information, please contact the manager.

Calendar

Last updated: 11/05/2013

The property's calendar has not been updated in over 13 months. You can contact the manager for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:Contact manager
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Heraclion villa description

This stunning and spacious Greek villa in Episkopi is on the northern coast of Crete, in an area that retains a charm separate from the more tourist-oriented sections of the island. Here you will enjoy the authentic quality of your own villa, swim in the private pool, or explore the town on foot. When you feel like getting out and enjoying some more modern entertainment, or the beach, Heraklion is only a short drive away.
(1000 m2) This Greek island vacation villa is a beautifully renovated nineteenth century traditional Cretan stone house. The villa lies on a paved side street, hidden behind a wall, offering seclusion and lots of privacy. The owner lives here during the winter months, so lots of care has been put into this Greek residence. In the back of the villa you’ll find a terrace with a barbeque, and a large private swimming pool (6m x 13m, 1.3-2.2m deep) surrounded by large trees and bushes, creating areas of both sun and shade. There is also a poolside shower for rinsing off. Behind the pool area is a fenced garden area with many different fruit trees (orange, lemon, and pear) as well as olive trees and a vegetable garden. You are free to help themselves to any fruits and vegetables. From the garden you’ll also enjoy a beautiful view over the rolling hills of the countryside. Parking is available in front of the property. The local property representative will meet you at a prearranged place and guide you to the villa. At that point (or, if your arrival time is late, the following day), the representative will answer any questions and introduce you to the spectacular island of Crete. A representative will also remain available on a 24-hour help line for any further assistance you might need.
(200 m2) You’ll enter the villa through a front gate, which leads to an inner courtyard: in front of you is the main building, while the west wing is to the right. The inner courtyard is stone paved (original) and has a sitting area and table built in stone. There is also a Cretan style stone oven (used for baking bread etc.), and an old well that is securely locked. Ground floor: When you enter the main building you come into a large living area, made up of the dining room, the lower sitting room, and an upper level loft. The dining room is to the right, with a dining table and chairs, buffet with mirror, and a traditional Cretan sofa. A door here leads to the kitchen (west wing, below). A couple of steps lead down into the sitting room, where there is a wide sofa, desk and a bookcase, all with a traditional Cretan flair combined with antiques. Wooden stairs lead up to the sleeping loft, which has a wooden railing about 1 meter high. Here there are two large twin-beds (100 cm), night stands with lamps, a closet, and windows facing the inner courtyard and village. From the dining room there are a few steps leading up to a hall. On the left is the door to the bathroom: bathtub with handheld shower, built in sink with large mirror and WC. Straight ahead is the master bedroom, with 160 cm queen-sized bed, night stands with lamps, sofa and armchair, dresser with mirror, and glass doors leading out to the pool. Past the bedroom, there is a second living room with a fireplace, an arm chair, a TV set, and a large sofa with wooden table with marble top in front of it. Ground floor (kitchen): Back out into the courtyard, the first door on the right leads into the kitchen. As you enter, directly on your right are the kitchen table and chairs, facing the kitchen window with a view of the inner courtyard. To your left is the fridge/freezer. The wall facing you as you enter the kitchen is the working space for the kitchen. The electric cooking range/oven, dishwasher, double sink, built in wooden cutting board, and counter with cupboards are found on this side of the room. To the right is a fireplace. A door leads to the dining room/main building from the left side. Ground floor (west wing): The next door on the right leads into small hall with a wooden cupboard and chair. A door to the right leads into the bathroom: shower, sink, mirror, WC, and washing machine. First floor (west wing): Outside stairs (from the courtyard again) lead to the upper level bedrooms in the west wing. There are two bedrooms in this section of the villa. Stepping into the first, you’ll find two large wooden twin-beds (100 cm) separated by a nightstand with a lamp, along with a small table next to the second bed, a chair, a closet, and artwork on the walls. Three wooden steps lead from this bedroom into the second bedroom: here there is a wooden queen-sized bed (160 cm), nightstands with lamps on both sides of double bed, an armchair, a closet, and artwork on the walls. Both bedrooms have wooden floors, with wooden-shuttered windows facing the inner courtyard.
Extra Services: The following are listed as an aid for trip planning; the services and prices are approximate and cannot be guaranteed by Rentvillas. All extra services are payable locally in cash. Hiking Tours: 170 Euro per day Cooking Classes Available: 100 Euro per session, not including price of food Chef Available: 60 Euro lunch/dinner per day, not including price of food Massage: 50 Euro per session Yoga Lessons: 15 Euro per person for each hour; minimum 2 persons. Please Note: Housekeeping twice per week included
#16206

Why VRBO

We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

      • Villa

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • Television

              General

              • Ceiling Fans
              • Heating
              • Parking
              • Washing Machine

              Kitchen

              • Dishwasher
              • Oven

              Pool / Spa

                  • Private Pool

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Included
                       

                      Reviews

                      This property does not have any reviews yet.

                      Be the first to write a review for this listing...

                       
                      Security Deposit:
                      No security deposit or cleaning fee is required.  However, the client will be liable for any extra charges incurred during the stay, or accidental damages to the property.
                      Other Notes:
                      Cook Services (If Available): must be arranged at least 2 months prior to arrival. UPON ARRIVAL, RENTERS MUST PROVIDE A PHOTOCOPY OF EACH TRAVELER’S PASSPORT AND SIGN A FORM FOR THE LOCAL AUTHORITIES. Tourist Tax (Payable upon Arrival): 1-5 Euros per person per day.
                      

                      Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


                      Please wait... Travel with confidence

                      Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


                      Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

                      Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

                      Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
                      Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
                      Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
                       

                      Calendar

                      The property's calendar has not been updated in over 13 months. You can contact the manager for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

                       

                      Location

                      This manager hasn’t verified their location. If you would like more information, please contact the manager.

                       

                      Manager info


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english
                       

                      Photos

                      0

                      3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

                      Contact manager for availability
                      Manager
                      Member since: 2012
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated: 11/05/2013
                      Email manager
                      Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
                      Add vacation protection services to your booking

                      Three services to protect your trip:

                      Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

                      Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

                      Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


                      Get it now

                      advertisement

                      Share this property via Email

                      Greek Villa

                      Heraclion #3479668ha

                      3 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 8

                      You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

                      Share this property via Email

                        Please correct the following errors and resend:
                      • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
                      • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
                      • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.