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Private peaceful luxury villa with pool and outer jaccuzzi only 20 m from the se

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 3,013 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

ONLY 20 m from Cretan sea in West Chania next to Balos Elafonisi Falasarna beach

The absolute seafront Villa Elvina is superbly situated ONLY 20 meters from Drapanias beach of the tranquil bay of Kissamos with breathtaking views across the Cretan sea & magnificent panoramic views of the two towering capes, Gramvousa & Spatha. Surrounded by the unique beaches of Balos, Falasarna and Elafonisi, Drapanias beach is located in a peaceful and unspoiled setting lined with romantic waterside restaurants. The location is ideal for exploring the surrounding countryside with exquisite picturesque villages, gorges, 2000 natura areas, ancient archaeological sites & the historical yet modern town of Chania with its beautiful Venetian harbor.

The villa has its own serenity setting of 3000m2 terrace, a private 80m2 overflowing swimming pool for adults & separate 12m2 for kids,an outer heated Jaccuzzi for 5 persons overlooking the sea.

Impressive glass doors open onto balconies (150m2 in total) & on extensive terraces with stunning views across the swimming pool, the outer Jaccuzzi, the infinite terrace & the two towering capes of Gramvousa & Spatha of Cretan Sea.

This luxury 4 bedroom villa is in a quiet setting only 20 meters from the beach with private 3000m2 terrace (full of lawn, trees, shrubs and flowers) surrounded by stone fence & with private 80m2 overflowing swimming pool for adults with 1,45m depth and 12m2 separate pool for kids with 0,45m depth & private outer heated Jaccuzzi with magical sea views.

The white & blue colors which dominate at the interior of the villa blend perfectly with the villa's theme of the sea, sun & sand.

The recent lighting design in combination with the luxury & stylish lights of all the villa’s inner spaces, add even more quality to your holiday.

Generous balconies (150m2 in total) & terraces enjoy far reaching views over the pool to the sea.

5 impressive & comfortable indoor & outdoor dining areas.High quality sun loungers & sofas.

Parking area for 6 cars

Automatic night lighting.

Remote control entrance gate.

DETAILS for the only 20 meters seafront villa of Drapanias beach of Kissamos bay (4 bedrooms,10 sleeps,3 bathrooms,1 separate W.C.):

The accommodation is on 2 levels:

The ground floor has a spacious open plan living area with fireplace, comfy sofas, satellite & 40'' inches curved smart T.V., CD player & radio with iPod docking station, room speakers connected with smart T.V. for enjoying music,2 styling inner dining areas for 8-10 persons each,1 separate W.C. with washbasin & large mirror with backlight,1 fully equipped kitchen including spacious fridge/freezer with ice maker, oven/hob, dishwasher, microwave,kettler, toaster,luxury Nespresso machine (limousine type) & filter coffee maker.On the ground floor, there is also the first (out of the two) large master bedroom (studio type of 35m2) with separate entrance.The studio’s master bedroom includes the following: king size bed (with dimensions: 2,00m x 1,60m), luxurious en-suite bathroom with shower,WC,washbasin, magnifying bathroom mirror with light,small kitchen,living area with big comfortable sofas, toilette for women, large mirror, spacious wardrobe, low noise independent air-conditioning unit (heat & cooling)

On the first floor the second master bedroom includes the following: super king size bed (with dimensions: 2,00m x 1,80m),luxurious en-suite bathroom with bath,WC,washbasin,magnifying bathroom mirror with light,separate toilette room for women with large mirror,spacious wardrobe & low noise independent air-conditioning unit (heat & cooling).Big balconies with unobstructed views of the sea & mountains through the glass sliding doors to the covered terrace & swimming pool area.The other two bedrooms of the first floor have luxurious twin beds (convertible to king) with majestic tall headboards (with dimensions: 2,00m x 0,90m each one, which, if they put together, they can be diverted into 2 comfortable super king size beds with dimensions: 2,00m x 1,80m), a spacious luxurious bathroom with bath, W.C., washbasin, magnifying bathroom mirror with light, toilettes for women, large mirrors, spacious wardrobes, low noise independent air-conditioning units (heat & cooling). Both bedrooms have glass doors to a large covered balcony with superb sea and mountain views. Another living area on the first floor, comfy sofa, satellite & 40'' inches curved smart T.V., room speakers connected with smart T.V. for enjoying music. Separate room for washing machine & ironing facilities

SERVICES & AMENITIES: There are NO EXTRA or HIDDEN COSTS:

•welcome fruit basket •two bottles of sterile water and wine (both white & red traditional ones) •Cretan traditional oil •luxurious Nespresso capsules •possible booking services for breakfast/lunch/dinner & the delivery service is FREE OF CHARGE •maid service twice a week •pool, outer Jacuzzi & garden care twice a week •linen & towels change twice a week •wooden patio with pergola & big luxurious sofas overlooking the sea, the swimming pool, the outer Jacuzzi & the garden •automatic night lighting •remote control entrance gate •wireless high-speed broadband internet access • CD player & radio with an iPod docking station •room speakers connected with smart T.V. for enjoying music •satellite & 40'' inches curved smart T.V. •DVD player •parking space •safe box •first aid kit •spacious wardrobes •automatic lighting for the inner spaces •magnifying bathroom mirrors with light •superior quality layers •allergy proof pillows •fine cotton linen •hair dryer •luxury slippers •sewing kit •shower cap •shoehorn •tissues •hand soaps •shampoo •hair conditioner •shower gel •body cream

NOTIFICATION: Our villa does provide for all our guests everything which is related to their daily needs such as toilet papers, luxury paper towels, capsules for both the dish washer & the washing machine, sugar, salt, oil, vinegar, pepper, luxury Nespresso capsules e.t.c. which they are included in your rental price & we always refill them when you have run out of them (with NO EXTRA COST)

We have also enriched your vacation with our villa's modern heated Jaccuzzi on the deck & under the kiosk next to the pool, so that you will be able to enjoy even more the magnificent views of the sea which is only 50 meters away from the villa, the 92m2 private overflowing swimming pool & the 3000m2 private terrace

DETAILS for JACCUZZI:

It is an outer jaccuzzi with panoramic views to the sea, the swimming pool and the garden

Dimensions: 2,10 x 2,10m (4,5m2)

Maximum Capacity: 5 people

It is heated

In addition, our villa is designed to be adjusted to your childrens' needs and safety, while we provide the following for your kids:

1) 3000m2 of terrace where they can play safely because the villa is also surrounded by a stone fence. So, you do not need to have your kids under strict supervision.

2) a separate 12m2 swimming pool for your kids which is connected to the adults' ones via small channels

3) the unique waterfront location of our villa is quite advantageous for your children, because they will also have the choice to enjoy their swimming among the most beautiful & cleanest seas of Crete and, thus, to feel refreshed by the sea's breeze

4) safe toys for your kids while they enjoy their time in their swimming pool and on the terrace

5) The following special facilities for your childrens' comfort:

Cradle

Mosquito-net

Changing equipment for babies’ nappy and clothing change

Highchair for babies’ and young children’s food

Portable baby bath

Baby potty

Sheet/Blanket/Quilt/Pillow for the cradle

A Set of special cutlery, Plate and glass for babies/ Baby’s bib

DISTANCES:

55km from Chania Airport

100m from the nearest Grocery Store

100m from the nearest Cafe/Restaurant

800 m from the nearest Pharmacy

1,5km from the nearest village of Drapanias (where there is also Grocery Store, Bakery, Cafe & Restaurant)

3,5km from the town of Kasteli where you can find Public Transport Facilities, Health Center, Pharmacies, Doctors’ Offices, Super Markets, Bakeries, Laundry/Ironing Services, Gas Stations, Post Offices, Banks with ATM

Drapanias beach, is mainly a sandy beach, accessible & safe (with a life guard) for every kind of swimmer of ALL ages & it has recently been awarded by Blue Flag due to its clean waters.

Furthermore, there are three worldwide awarded beaches around the villa:

1) Falasarna beach is 10km from our villa

2) Balos beach is 15km from our villa

3) Elafonissi beach is about 45km from our villa

Due to our exceptional reviews by our former guests,our villa has recently been selected to be listed on Luxury Rentals by HomeAway, the world’s largest source for high end vacation homes.

Furthermore, with respect to your vacation, we guarantee high quality hospitality service for an unforgettable holiday experience full of sea breeze magical moments!

More Details

Property Manager
Eleftheria Ntaoukaki (owner)
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, greek
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 16, 2017

About Eleftheria Ntaoukaki (owner)

Hi!

Eleftheria Ntaoukaki (owner) purchased this villa in 2013

Guestbook comments from the manager

We have a great experience in renting houses for holidays but this one was the best we ever lived in. We were 6 adults and one baby. The extra studio is perfect if there is a baby with you one holiday. The hirer where wonderful - no wish remained unfulfilled. The villa was very clean as well as the swimming pool. The sea is just a few meters away. The beach is clean and off the beaten tourist track. There are a few nice greek restaurants in the neighbourhood. I would absolutely recommend it.
Jul 2013
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Balos Beach
"Balos is a famous & worldwide awarded beach due to its unique beauty with breathtaking seavi..."
Falasarna Beach (Παραλία Φαλάσαρνα)
"Falasarna is a famous & worldwide awarded beach due to its cleaning waters! For all of you w..."
Elafonisi Beach
"It is evaluated & ranked among the most beautiful beaches worldwide: breathtaking sea views,..."
Drapania Beach
"The absolute seafront Villa Elvina is superbly situated only 50 meters from Drapanias beach ..."
Nearest Airport
55 Kilometres
CHQ (Chania airport)
Nearest Barpub
70 Metres
Restaurant Mythimna
Nearest Ferry
4 Kilometres
Kastelli (Kissamos) Port
Nearest Motorway
850 Metres
Kissamou-Chanion
Nearest Restaurant
70 Metres
Restaurant Mythimna
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Drapanias Beach
Car: necessary

Only 25 minutes drive away from Chania through the national road of Chania-Kissamos, it is located the village of Drapanias. It is surrounded by the capes Gramvousa and Spatha of Kissamos bay of the Cretan sea in the Western Crete, only a few meters away from Nopigia village and 3 km away from the town of Kastelli where you will find everything you need: Health Center, Pharmacies, Medical Offices, Super Markets, Bakeries, Cleaners/Ironers, Gas Stations, Post Offices, Banks with ATM.

Drapanias village is both a coastal and a mountain village.

In the mountainous part of the village, with a population of approximately 500 residents, there are picturesque narrow streets and beautiful churches where you will enjoy stunning views. In the village, you can buy goods from grocery stores and mini markets or you can go to traditional restaurants and coffee shops.

A delightful, fully of groves, path leads you to the coastal part of the village, Drapanias. Pure and unchanged from the mass tourism, Drapanias beach, is a good chance to swim in a clean sea (which has already been proposed for blue flag), to relax and enjoy your sunbathing in a calm environment or you may just cross the beach by picking up pebbles and breathing the breeze of the sea.

In addition, Drapanias beach is the suitable place for those of you who love to go for fishing. You can rent a boat under the directions of a local fisherman and go for fishing in Ravdouchas bay. It is also the ideal place for wind-surfers.

You can also go for cruise and swimming in Balos, via the Kastelli port, or you can go for excursions to the famous beaches of Falasarna and Elafonisi.

Alternatively, in Drapanias beach, you may enjoy your sunbathing in a more cosmopolitan environment with deckchairs and umbrellas or even you may visit its coffee shops and its traditional restaurants with a variety of flavours from Cretan kitchen. Just a few meters away, there is camping Mithimna where you can buy goods for your very basic needs.

Amenities

Kissamos Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 3013 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Resort
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 24 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 child bed , 1 baby crib , 25m2,Dressing room,Grooming room,En suite bathroom,Sea views
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 1 child bed , Comfortable,Wardrobe,Balcony
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 child bed , 1 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon , 35m2-Independent-Wardrobe-Living area-Kitchen-Bathroom
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear
  • 10 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 39 reviews
5

Wonderful Holiday in this Fantastic Villa

  • 5 of 5

Everything at this villa was wonderful, I'll try to give you some extra info that you may like to know especially if you are from the UK. It is a very modern villa with a stunning and very large infinity pool,it has a very large front garden with well kept short grass thats perfect for ball games. Inside there are not 1 but 2 curved screen 40"smart TVs, they also have a brand new PS4 with FIFA 17 and NBA 4K games. There are lots of pool inflatables and footballs for kids to enjoy in the pool and on the grass. The hot tub is brilliant and there is also a large BBQ grill in the back garden courtyard along with an outdoor pizza oven. The views across the villa grounds over to the sea (which is literally at the bottom of the garden) are magnificent. There are barely any surrounding properties so peace and privacy are guaranteed. Also Eleftheria the owner is a brilliant host, always available if you have any questions and she is very kind and even bought us a fantastic chocolate cake as a gift midway through our stay.

5 stars ? - it most definitely is and we will be booking again for certain.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your stay in our villa my lovely British guests! I am really happy that you did enjoy your stay in our property! This is the way that we treat all our guests with respect to their vacation and by fulfilling all their wishes. We will be really happy to host you & pass you our Cretan hospitality in the near future !!!Again,many thanks!!!
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Perfect family villa

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this beautiful villa with our older children, their partners and a toddler. The outside area is enclosed ideal for a lively child to run about and explore. Very clean and well thought out pools for young ones to play in safely.

All bedrooms were situated in separate areas with their own bathrooms, this gave us all privacy and space.

The property is well maintained and cared for, exceptionally clean and full of essentials needed for your stay.

Well situated with a local taverna for breakfast and dinner, who also delivered food orders to the home.

I would highly recommend staying here.

Jordan family August 2017

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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A perfect family vacation at Villa Elvina!

  • 5 of 5

Our family spent the most amazingly perfect week at Villa Elvina!! There were 6 of us, my husband and I, our 2 sons, and their girlfriends. The property is just as beautiful as the pictures, plenty of space for all of us. It was spotless and had everything you need or want. Eleftheria, the owner, was a wonderful hostess. She checked on us often to make sure we had everything we needed. One of our son's got engaged while we were there and Eleftheria brought a cake and a bottle of champagne to celebrate! There are tavernas a couple of minutes away and we had quite a few dinners at the one recommended by her. We will definitely return to this amazing villa!! Just perfect!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Paradise on Crete

  • 5 of 5

This is an absolutely gorgeous property, impeccably maintained, in a beautiful location. The villa itself is well designed, with wonderful views, and it includes many porches and terraces from which to enjoy the Mediterranean breezes and wonderful view of the bay. The kitchen is well equipped, and the town of Kissamos, five minutes down the road by car, offers a grocery store and restaurant that make it easy to stock the kitchen. And if you don't feel like cooking, there are two tavernas within walking distance. The yard is beautifully landscaped, and the pool area features comfortable seating. There is a beach right outside the villa that slopes gently into a picturesque bay.

The owner, Eleftheria, went the extra mile to ensure that we were comfortable and had everything we needed. One night, she even brought us a wonderful home-cooked meal, and a cake to help us celebrate our anniversary!

The property is in a nice location, on the northwest coast. It is only a 45-minute drive to the picturesque town of Chania. We also recommend taking a drive along the wild western coast of Crete (which is easy to do from this location) to the famous pink sand beach of Elafonisi. The coastal road is one of the most beautiful drives we've ever taken. Be warned, though -- spending time at this villa is so enjoyable, that you may find yourself cutting back on your touring plans in order to spend more time here!

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Absolutely fantastic choice!

  • 5 of 5

We had an absolutely fantastic week at Villa Elvina and would eagerly return. We were 4 adults and 2 toddlers (both between 2 and 3 years old), and we were absolutely spoiled for space (we had initially planned to also have one further couple with their toddler, and the amount of indoor and outdoor communal space would have worked very well for that too).

Our experience was top-notch largely because of Eleftheria's fantastic responsiveness and attention to detail. She was very quick at responding to all queries, both before and during the holiday, and was a fantastic source of tips and advice on local beaches, restaurants and sights. She was also very happy to stock us up with Day-1 basics in accordance with a pre-travel list that we'd sent along, and was extremely kind and generous throughout the trip with little bits and pieces of local Cretan fare. Such a wonderful host!

The house itself is also exceptional. Extremely clean, extremely spacious, great stock of kid-friendly toys and supplies (ie plastic dishes and cutlery, potty, high-chairs, baby towels etc). Landscaping is beautifully done, and the views down to the sea and across to the mountains were lovely.

We didn't do a ton of exploring (two beach days, one morning in Chania, one afternoon nearby at Wave on the Rocks and a few trips to nearby Kissimos), as the kids were overjoyed to just play in the kids pool and on the lawn. It's a quiet, relaxing and peaceful place, with a great high-end feel based on all of Eleftheria's well-thought-out touches. Couldn't recommend highly enough!

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect just as described and presented

  • 5 of 5

Just a short note to say how much we enjoyed our holiday in your beautiful villa.

By now another family will be starting their vacation and we are now safely back in the UK.

We have stayed in a lot of villas over the years and yours is the best for so many reasons

The thought you have put into providing child friendly equipment and amenities

The kindness you have shown us by your attention to service and help

The gifts you added for our enjoyment

The energy you gave in making sure we had the best holiday possible

Thank you very much Eleftheria. We will not forget you or your lovely home

With very best wishes

  • Submitted: May 29, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: My dear Peter & all your beautiful family, Thank you so so so much for your warm words. I have no words to describe my feelings while I was reading it! I have received many thankful emails, but, yours, it was really special, deeply thoughtful & meaningful!!! To be honest, we are used to hosting amazing people from all over the world, but your gentle, respectful & kind presence during your whole stay in our villa, made us feel towards you as our very special guests! Thank you for that!
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

ABOVE RATES INCLUDE:
• Our rates are quoted in Euro including municipal TAX and VAT
• Traditional welcome basket
• Maid service twice per week
• Linen changed twice per week
• Swimming pool and jacuzzi cleaning
• Garden trim and care
• Wireless high-speed broadhand intenet
• Full maintenance service,electricity, water, air-condition

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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