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Villa Filira-Luxury Villa with Infinity Pool -Stunning View-Beautiful Gardens!

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Last updated: 07/30/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Chania (Hania) villa description

Villa Filira, a deluxe villa in west Crete, is set among rolling olive groves, a short drive from the beautiful city of Chania and just a 5 min drive from the beach and the coastal village of Kolymbari. The villa built as the family’s summer house, and it therefore combines high standards with a cosy feel throughout: open spaces and high ceilings, a neutral color scheme with cream tones and soft lines, splashes of design, lots of natural light, shaded outdoor chill-out areas to relax in. Bright and breezy, the villa offers 3 bedrooms, a large lounge with French windows with fine views of the outdoors, a provencial style fully equipped kitchen, verandas, patios, colorful gardens and a sun-kissed infinity pool and pavilion. Villa Filira will meet all you would expect from a luxury villa in Crete; privacy, high quality specifications and a wealth of pampering services. An ideal choice for privacy-seeking couples, families or friends looking for the ultimate independent escape in Crete.

Filira is located in an attractive area on Crete; an ideal starting point for the exploration of gorgeous maintain ranges, cultural monuments, coastal towns and stunning beaches. The villa is only a short drive from the town of Chania where guests can appreciate an archaeological museum, Venetian harbor, Egyptian lighthouse and a covered municipal market. The town is also home to artisan food venues and genuine eateries. The picture perfect beaches of Balos and Falasarna are close by. The Samaria Gorge is easily reached as well.

The villa is surrounded by a manicured Mediterranean garden; full of lush lawns, flowering plants and local vegetation - it even hosts an organic vegetable garden. The infinity edged pool and the children's pool overlook the sea and the countryside. A gazebo is set between the two pools and appears to be floating. The picture is complete with the marvellous pergola covered verandahs, with several al fresco dining and lounge areas, built-in sofas, comfy outdoor furniture and a great BBQ corner.

Stretched across three levels, Villa Filira boasts a comfortable layout. Light toned walls and furniture provide a soothing atmosphere. Numerous windows allow plentiful light. Dazzling views can be appreciated throughout the villa.

The open concept living area on the main floor has high ceilings and oak flooring, an impressive fireplace , a comfortable dining room and the villa’s very beautiful and functional kitchen, fully equipped with all modern cons. Light and vistas enter through the floor-to-ceiling windows giving a very airy feel.

The villa has a max capacity of 6 guests, in 3 bedrooms. Our master bedroom is on the ground floor, and has a king size bed, an adjacent bathroom and a large private terrace with furnishings. On the first floor, two more bedrooms are set, one with a queen double and one with two single beds, which can be attached, if for a couple.
Each bedroom has a private veranda, offering lovely views. They have a shareda large bathroom with shower. Beds have quality mattresses and linen. Bathrooms are stocked with organic toiletries, hairdryer, slippers, bathrobes and fresh towels.

Capacity : 6 guests
Bedrooms : 3
200m2 of living space , 100 m2 of terraces, set on a private plot of 5000 m2
Ground Floor : open plan living room, dining room, kitchen, veranda with shaded pergola. Master bedroom with bathroom (tub & shower). Laundry / utility room
First Floor : One double bedroom and one bedroom with twin beds . Each bedroom with a private veranda. One bathroom with shower
Lower Level : Private Garage with staff quarters – with a bedroom, with own bathroom, that could be used by brought-in staff upon request
Outdoors: Spacious terraces, two dining out areas, lounge areas, built-in barbecue corner, lawn garden, infinity swimming pool, with a separate kids section, wood deck and covered pool kiosk

Property Type

  • Villa
  • 220 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Included
          • Concierge
          • Housekeeper


          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Children Welcome

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king


          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


          • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single


          • Bedroom 1 is located on ground floor Bedrooms 2 & 3 are located on first floor All have access to a private veranda, with furnishings & view Bedrooms & bathrooms: • Bedroom 1,with king size bed and with adjacent bathroom with tub & walk-in shower. Set on ground floor and opening out to a patio. Baby cot can be added upon request . Oak wood floor. Flat screen 32” TV • Bedroom 2, with queen size bed. Set on first floor, opening out to a very spacious private veranda. Oak wood floor. Flat screen 32” TV • Bedroom 3, with 2 single beds - that can be attached. Set on first floor, opening out to a private veranda. . Oak wood floor. Flat screen 26” TV • Bedrooms 2 & 3 share a bathroom, with walk-in shower • All bedrooms open out to either a balcony or patio, with stunning views • All bedrooms are air-conditioned (individually controlled) • Superior quality bedding & mattresses from MediaStrom • Spacious wardrobe in each bedroom • Hairdryers in every bathroom • Fine cotton linen...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower


          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


          • Bathroom 1 is on ground floor, adjacent to master bedroom Bathroom 2 is on first floor, to be shared by bedrooms 2 & 3...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Bedroom / Bathroom Description Bedroom 1 - Master King size bed, Adjacent bathroom with tub and shower, Air conditioning, TV, Private terrace Bedroom 2 Queen size bed, Shared bathroom with shower, Air conditioning, TV, Private veranda Bedroom 3 2 Single beds, Shared bathroom with shower, Air conditioning, TV, Private veranda Features & Amenities Security alarm Surveillance cameras Air conditioned bedrooms Villa heating Fireplace Satellite TV DVD player Hi-Fi stereo system Music/movie collections Wi-Fi access Safe Cell phone for incoming calls First-aid kit Hair dryers Toiletries Robes and slippers Laundry facility Kitchen: Toaster Microwave Wood oven Espresso machine Dishwasher Outdoor Features Infinity pool Outdoor furniture Alfresco dining BBQ pavilion Gazebo Garage Electronic gates Staff & Services Included: Welcome hamper Cleaning service twice a week Linen change twice a week Meet and greet service in Chania airport Travelling guide to villa At Extra Cost – advance notice may be required: Villa pre-stocking Activities and excursions Additional cleaning service Laundry service Child care service Airport transfer Traditional cooked food delivered at the villa Villa Policies Maximum 6 guests Children welcome Pets not permitted Getting There Rental vehicle recommended Transport available...moreless


              • DVD Player
              • Books
              • Music Library
              • Games For Kids
              • Video Library
              • Television
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Radio
              • Stereo
              • CD Player


              • Family
              • Luxury


              • Churches
              • Museums
              • Restaurants

              Leisure Activities

              • Walking
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing

              local services and businesses

              • Babysitter
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services
              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat

              Location Type

              • Near The Ocean
              • Rural

              sports and adventure activities

              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Snorkeling
              • Spelunking
              • Swimming
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Water Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Sailing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing

              Arrival Day

                  • Flexible

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


                      • Dining Room
                      • Child's Highchair
                      • Seating for 8 people

                      forms of payment

                          • Accept Credit Card


                          • Washing Machine
                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Fireplace
                          • Parking
                          • Garage
                          • Telephone
                          • Air Conditioning
                          • Heating
                          • Linens Provided
                          • Safe
                          • Sunbed
                          • Laundry Soap
                          • Mosquito Magnet
                          • Activities Guide
                          • Alarm Clock
                          • Hair Dryer
                          • Local Maps
                          • Paper Towels
                          • Local Restaurant Guide
                          • Security System
                          • Shampoo
                          • Basic Soaps
                          • Toilet Paper
                          • Iron & Board
                          • Mobile Phone
                          • Wireless Internet
                          • Internet
                          • Towels Provided

                          house cleaning

                              • Housekeeper Included


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


                              • Terrace
                              • Balcony
                              • Wood Deck
                              • Patio
                              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
                              • Lawn / Garden
                              • Barbecue
                              • Outdoor Grill
                              • Binoculars
                              • Child's Swing

                              Pool / Spa

                              • Private Pool
                              • Whirlpool
                              • Outdoor Pool

                              property descriptor

                                  • Detached


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                                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                  High Season
                                  Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2014
                                  7 night min stay

                                  Mid Season 2
                                  Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2014
                                  7 night min stay

                                  Low Season
                                  Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2014
                                  7 night min stay


                                  Additional information about rental rates

                                  Fees and Rental Conditions:

                                  • Property Damage Protection €49
                                  • Taxes Included


                                  • Our rates are in Euro, valid for up to 6 guests staying

                                  • Rates include "meet & greet" service at Chania airport ,cleaning service and linen change twice weekly, air-condition use, 24/7 concierge on call and a welcome home made Cretan delicacies hamper .

                                  • Check-in: 15.00pm or later

                                  • Check-out: by 11.00am

                                  • Early check-in or late check-out upon request and subject to availability

                                  • A 30% non refundable deposit is required upon confirmation.

                                  • Balance to be paid 6 weeks prior to your arrival.

                                  CXL Policy

                                  • 46 days or more prior to arrival: 30% fee

                                  • 30-45 days prior to arrival : 50% fee

                                  • 15-29 days prior to arrival : 75% fee

                                  • 14 days or less prior to arrival : 100% fee

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                                  Last updated: 07/30/2014
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                                  38 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Airport
                                  24 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Ferry
                                  2 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Beach
                                  2 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Barpub
                                  2 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Restaurant

                                  Car: Recommended

                                  Villa Filira is set near Kolymbari, a small village in western Crete nestled between the sea and the cliffs, at 22 km from the bustling town of Chania. Still retaining its original character, as the area in not a mass tourism destination, it will offer a good taste of local lifestyle. You can will have the opportunity to socialize with the locals, taste fresh seasonal products and regional specialties, wander around the seaside promenade and dine at simple family-run eateries and taverns. The village’s beach has bot a sand and a shingle part, with some more popular and some quieter spots,

                                  so you can take it as you please. In Kolymbari you can find all basic facilities, such as a supermarket, pharmacy, post office, bakery, bank, ATM’s, fuel station and a doctor’s office. There is a frequent bus service with Chania town and a taxi station. Should you feel like having a late night out or do some shopping, you can drive to the lively resort of Platanias, a 10min drive away, or to Chania town, for an even wider variety.

                                  Distances’ indication:

                                  Kolymbari village : 1,5km

                                  Nearest beach : 2km

                                  Chania city : 23km

                                  Souda port : 24km

                                  Chania airport : 38km

                                  Heraklion airport : 150km

                                  The nearest airport to fly into is Chania airport, with many daily domestic flights from Athens and several charter flights from European airports. Driving time to the villa is approximately 40 minutes. Heraklion airport, at 2 hrs away, has an even larger network of direct charter flights.

                                  Filira is an ideal starting point for exploring West Crete, with its gorgeous mountain ranges, cultural monuments, coastal towns and stunning beaches. Chania town, at a 20min drive from the villa, offers colorful neighborhoods to stroll around and monuments to visit, such as the Venetian port, the Museum, the lighthouse and the municipal market. Going behind the scenes, you can explore spots off the beaten track, with influences that give Chania a very unique character

                                  Taking the inland drives, there is an impressive variation of mountain and coastal scenery. The White Mountains, with a number of gorges – Samaria Gorge being the most famous. The relaxing coastal resorts in the south and the west, will offer you a taste of the big blue, with golden beaches and clear waters. Near the villa, you will find the post-card perfect beaches of Falasarna and Balos.

                                  Our concierge will be pleased to assist with suggestions for places to visit, tours, shops & restaurants


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                                  €2,450 - €4,690 per week (EUR)

                                  3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                                  Sleeps 6

                                  View calendar: Updated 07/30/14
                                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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