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Amygdalia villas are stone-built private properties. With their own private pools are located on the slope of a hill in Livadia bay. These exceptional villas ensure complete calm & privacy. Privileged properties for those seeking a tranquil location. The main part of the villas is a wide all-open space consisting a styling living-room, dining-room and fully equipped kitchen. The comfortable furniture the white-painted wooden ceilings as well as the big terrace windows give the feeling of being into the sparkling waters of the Mediterranean Sea. Collection Residences are 2bedroom villas. One master bedroom with en-suite bathroom & a twin bedroom with bathroom (a shower-hydro massage cabin). Extravagance Residences are 4bedroom villas with en-suite bathrooms. Earth-coloured rooms create a relaxing welcoming atmosphere. The comfortable sea beds and umbrellas give the opportunity to relax savouring a glass of wine by the pool while watching the route of sun sinking in the sea.
Services: Taverna 'kaliston' is open daily with traditional home made food with virgin olive oil and fresh vegetables which are grown in their vegetable garden. Eggs, chicken and local cheese is available from local farms. Fresh fish is a special dish cooked with the local recipe ( fresh fish with potatoes, tomato sauce and virgin olive-oil in the oven). All visitors have the chance to taste home-made food, take it away or have it delivered to their villa and learn why the famous Cretan diet is amongst the healthiest in the world. 'Dusk' bar is next to the taverna offering any type of coffees, fresh juices, cocktails, ice-cream. Located on the upper level of the hill slope offers magnificent views of the sea just in front of your eyes. Activities:Boat trips. Daily cruises and mini cruises can be arranged by Amygdalia villas wooden boat to nearby beaches inaccessible by other means of transport. Romantic trips along the coast is a unique experience savouring a glass of champagne while watching the most magnificent sunset of Crete. Water sports like kite surfing, paddling and diving take place in Elafonisi beach by professional teams. Lovers of snorkelling will find it adventurous to explore the marine life in the rocky & pebbly beach of Livadia bay. Those who are bohemian in nature and like to inhale the 'aroma' of the wild flowers, bushes and trees give off have got the opportunity to walk through the natural paths leading to caves with stalagmites, open landscapes and olive groves. Riding is another activity which will give you much pleasure. A feeling of freedom washes anyone down when riding by the beach and looking at the end of the horizon where the sky joins the sea. Bird watching is possible with the use of binoculars available in the villa and a little patience to watch some couples hovering in the air. Elafonisi is the landmark of western Crete. It is famous for its exotic sandy beach. A 15 minute drive from the villas will take you to the nearest sandy beach and the island of Elafonisi where the crescent and white sand is tinned with pink coral and fragments at the water edge. A great experience to walk across the shallow waters to reach the Elafonisi lagoon. Do not miss out on the boat trips to Kedrodasos the wood of cedars and nearby beaches. Elafonissi beach is an organised beach which attracts approximately 2500 visitors daily. Special tip: if you would like to avoid the crowd visit Elafonissi you 'd better visit it early in the morning or after 16:00 in the afternoon. Another alternative is to go on a boat trip to Kedrodasos or other beaches and return in the afternoon to enjoy tranquillity on Elafonisi beach.
Collection Residences: Polemarchi Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 77881ha
Collection Residences built in 2006, is situated in Livadia, the western part of Chania where the Libyan Pelagus joins the Mediterranean waters. Stone-built private properties with their own private pools are located on the slope of a hill in Livadia bay.
This exceptional villa ensures complete calm & privacy. It will delight all those who appreciate intensive simplicity combined with cultivated style & design. It’s a privileged property for those seeking a tranquil location with privacy & comfort as well as being conveniently close to the beach. The interior design create the visitors a relaxing & welcoming ambiance. The spacious bedrooms as well as the bathrooms promise luxury holidays.
Romantic style in both bedrooms painted in pastel colours giving a sense of relaxation. Cushions & curtains of high quality add to the atmosphere. Moreover, the direct access to the pools from each bedroom is what makes the difference....moreless
Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub
Taverna 'kaliston' is open daily giving the opportunity to the visitor to taste traditional home made food cooked with virgin olive oil and fresh vegetables which are grown in their vegetable garden. Eggs, chicken and local cheese is available from local farms. Fresh fish is a special dish cooked with the local recipe ( fresh fish with potatoes, tomato sauce and virgin olive-oil in the oven).
All visitors have the chance to taste home-made food, take it away or delivered it to their villa and learn why the famous Cretan diet is amongst the healthiest in the world.
'Dusk' bar is open daily and serves coffees, fresh juices, refreshments, hot/ice chocolate,cocktails, spirits and offer magnificent views of the sea because of its location. Anything from the bar can be delivered to the villas.
Private wooden boat available for mini or daily cruises on the west and south coast on request....moreless
Satellite / Cable
Away From It All
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
Seating for 6 people
Iron & Board
Linens and cleaning of the property is provided twice a week.
Daily maid service is available on request at extra charge....moreless
Fall/ Early Winter Nov 1 - Dec 20, 2015 7 night min stay
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Crete is the biggest island of Greece that never lets you down. There's a variety of accommodation for every taste. The western part shows the pure,rural Cretan life. It's not monotonous since it combines sea, mountains, valleys, gorges, cliffs & landscapes most of which are still undiscovered treasures. Livadia is one of these treasures. Just a few m below the villa,the hill nests a cave of stalagmites. What makes it perfect is the immense variety of shapes&colours. The villla overlook Livadia bay whose pebbly & rocky sea is perfect for fishing, snorkelling, & swimming. Just 15min drive Chrisoskalitisa monastery welcomes you & a 10min drive more Elafonisi lies before you an organized sandy beach famous for its exotic beauty. Boat trips &Water sports take place by professional teams. Livadia is a MUST destination! A complete package of holidays (magnificent location off the beaten track, luxury accommodation,excellent service,traditional cuisine, boat trips, water sports, activities.
Other Activities: Basketball, volleyball
Year Purchased: 2006
About: My name is Thalia Martsakis and work at the Reservations Department of Amygdalia villas. I also am one of the owners of these properties.
It is the 9th year I have been working in tourism industry and makes me really happy the fact that I can help potential guests to have a quick reply to their requests, have a clear picture of the place they are about to spend their holidays and provide them with all necessary information they need to know.
Why Polemarchi: Amygdalia villas is a complex of stone built houses situated on the slopes of hills in order to offer uninterrupted views. They are orientated to the south so all guests enjoy one of the most spectacular sunsets of Europe.
The bright light of the sun and the colour of the Mediterranean Sea as well as the beautifully constructed properties equipped with all electric appliances with the small touches of decoration and a sense of luxury answer why you should choose these properties for your holidays.
The only noise-pollution with will suffer is the sound of the sea and bird singing.
Above all, the owners and staff live on the spot and are willing to provide the best service to their guests. Well-trained staff will make your stay unforgetable in the sectors of accommodation, restaurant and bar.
Last but not least, a great experience you should not miss out is to get to know parts of the area while sailing on the wooden boat of Amygdalia villas.
The Unique Benefits at this Villa: The Martsakis family who constructed Amygdalia villas cannot tell which of their properties is more beautiful than the other. They all have their own beauty and offer the same sense of feeling like home.
Stone and wood are the main elements for the construction which are combined with vivid colours in curtains , furniture and decoration.