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Brand New Family Villas with Private Pool, 2 Minutes Walking to All Amenities - Villa Elia

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Swimming pool's area of vila Elia with the barbeque

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  • Minimum stay:1-4 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Villa
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Description

Villa Elia: Crete Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 897958ha

Villa Myrtia is one of the two twin- villas of this property, in which you will feel the venetian atmosphere, which is related with the hostory of this island.

The name of the guesthouse came from the tree 'Elia', which produces the famous Cretan olive oil.

The guesthouse in maisonette style measures 150 m2 and hosts up to 8 persons. On the ground floor you will find the living area with fireplace, kitchen and dining area. It also includes two bedrooms and a lavatory. The top floor consists of two bedrooms, a lavatory and a veranda with a view of the traditional village nearby. All the rooms are air-conditioned and a private swimming pool is just outside of the entrance.

About the Property

Each villa has 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and can accomodate 8 persons.

Atsipopoulo villas are approved by Greek Tourism Organization with license number: 1041K91002986701.

A few kilometers outside Rethymno, in the village of Atsipopoulo, we see the construction of two guesthouses, 'Elia' and 'Myrtia'.

The owners have respected the traditional architecture of Crete and have used indigenous materials such as stone and wood. However, they have constructed a very comfortable house, as it is the most important point of holidays.

They await you to experience the Cretan hospitality, tradition and history, as well as pleasurable moments of relaxation and serenity.

The villas locate at the center of village Atsipopoulo, which can meet all your first needs. Supermarket, bakery, groceries and butchery shop, cofee shop, restaurants, ATM and pharmacy are all in walking distance (200 metres from the entrance of the villas). However, as you come in from the entrance of the villas, the whole atmosphere changes, as our villas locate inside the nature in a peaceful and ideal for relaxing enviroment. The center of Rethymno is also 5 kilometres away and 10 minutes drive.

Each villa is concstructed in maisonette style, measures 150 m2 and has a private swimming pool and balcony. Moreover,it can host 8 persons in 4 bedrooms. Two of them have a double bed and the rest two have two single beds each.

On the ground floor you will find the living area with a fireplace, a full-equipped kitchen and a dining area. It also includes the first two bedrooms, one bathroom and a lavatory.

The top floor consists of two bedrooms, a bathroom, a lavatory and a balcony with a view of the traditional village nearby and the nature. All the rooms are air-conditioned.

Each villa is equipped with Satellite television, DVD player, CD Player and radio, Coffee machinet, Microwave, Toaster, Dishwasher, Clothes washer, Deposit box, Hair-dryer and Baby cot.

The exterior of the each villa includes a 27 sq.metres private swimming pool, a dining table and seats for all the 8 persons, as well as 8 sunbeds in order you can enjoy the cretan sun. In addition, each villa has its own barbeque facilities for your personal use.

The location of the villas are ideal for exploring our whole island. Located in the center of the north part of Crete, only 3 kilometres from the highway provides easy access from the local airports (Heraklion and Chania) and the opportunity to visit from the big cities of the island to the smallest beaches in both north and south part of Crete.

Guests will have access and full privacy to all areas indoor and outdoor!

We will wait for you in the villa for your arrival (despite the time, even after midnight) in order to help you with the house details and give you as much informations as you want about the area, taverns, shops, places and beaches that you have to visit!
Also we will clean the villa and change towels and linen every 3 days!
Finally we will be there for your departure for our last thank you!
We will be also reachable on our cell phone and e-mails 24/7!
Our home locates only 1 kilometer from the villa, so we will be able to come in a few minutes at the villa ofr anything that you will need.

The unique benefits of villas Elia & Myrtia according to my opinion and my contact with the previous guests are:

-The close distance to the services (2 minutes walking) of the local village in addition to the privacy and the peaceful enviroment that our villa secure, is definitely our villas's strong advantage.
-The large swimming pool and the peaceful exterior enviroment will take you away from the everyday's problems. In addition children will for sure love it and will spend most of the day at it.
-Each villa is designed absolutely for your holidays. It has logically big rooms, all the necessary facilities and comfort togehter combined with the traditional architecture of Crete. And don't forget that all rooms are air-conditioned.
-The villas are only 3 kilometres from the interchange of Atsipopoulo, which provides access to the highway of Crete. As a result, villa Myrtia has easy access from the two big airports of Crete (Chania and Heraklion) and also is ideal for exploring the whole island of Crete (which has a lot of worth visiting places), as it is in the middle of the island.
-The city of Rethymno is only 10 minutes drive from our villa, so having a walk at the old picturesque small roads of it, it is more than easy.
-Don't forget to explore the old part of village Atsipopoulo. Its beauties are not so famous, but with a small walk at its graphic neighbours and also the contact wit the local people will impress you.
-Our family lives only 1 kimometer of the villa, so we are available to come at any time and nothing is too difficult for us. Our first rule is that all of our guests must depart from our villa with a smile and a wish for a comeback.

Transfer from and to our villa is rather than easy.
Even if you don't have a car, there is a bus stop only 200 metres from our villa and the bus will transfer you quickly at Rethymno city. However, also the taxi to Rethymno city will cost you a little amount, as the town is very close.
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Member since: 2011

Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/24/2017
 

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Property Type

  • Villa
  • 150 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Attractions

  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Mountaineering
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

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

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Air-conditioning in every room...moreless

  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Free wifi internet of 24 Mbps...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool
 

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Location

60 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Chania
50 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Versus
3 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Rethymno
3 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Rethymno
50 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Atsipopoulo
3 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Rethymno

Car: Recommended

The two villas are built almost in the center of Northern Crete in Atsipopoulo Village, 5 km from Rethymno city.

The village of Atsipopoulo is strategically placed and therefore it has seen many battles against the Turks. The houses are closely built to each other and are easily converted to a fortress in times of need. The residents realized the architectural value of their homes and respected and up kept them. In this way Atsipopoulo today upholds the traditional look and sophistication of Venetian years. Its neighborhoods, its churches and spellbinding alleys will charm the visitor. Walking through the side streets they will find themselves under Venetian galleries and arches.

The village of Atsipopoulo is strategically placed and therefore it has seen many battles against the Turks. The houses are closely built to each other and are easily converted to a fortress in times of need. The residents realized the architectural value of their homes and respected and up kept them. In this way Atsipopoulo today upholds the traditional look and sophistication of Venetian years. Its neighborhoods, its churches and spellbinding alleys will charm the visitor. Walking through the side streets they will find themselves under Venetian galleries and arches.

Rethymno

Welcome to Rethymnon, the capital of the perfecture of the same name. It is located on the north Mediterranean coast, between the prefectures of Chania and Heraklion. The town of Rethymnon still maintains its old aristocratic appearance, with its buildings dating from the 16th century, arched doorways, stone staircases, Byzantine and Hellenic-Roman remains, small Venetian harbour and narrow streets.

The Venetian Loggia and the municipal gardens are also some sites that you don't want to miss. Arcadi monastery is a place which reminds to all Cretans and any visitor the struggle for freedom against Turkish conqueror. It is a historical monument which attracts many visitors every year. The town of Rethymnon offers great amusements as small bars near the seaside, clubs, restaurants and many small picturesque taverns.

People of Rethymnon as all Cretans, are very hospitable people and they will try to make you feel like your home. You will also have the chance to taste the delicious local products!

There is a mountainous area in the centre of the prefecture, from where you have access to the highest peak of the mountain Psiloritis . Wonderful exotic beaches decorate the prefecture, where you can forget your worries and relax in a luxurious hotel or any accommodation of your taste.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: My name is George Kokkinakis and i have studied Mechanical Engineering in NTUA. As my family is the owner of the two beautiful villas, Elia and Myrtia, i have started organizing renting our villas to guests all over the word. I have made some lessons learning how to communicate with my guests, but i think that contact with guests is the best school, so that is my priority. I and my family are always next to our guests before and during their stay and we are trying every year to offer best services to our guests to logical prices. Our aim is to help our guests to have a relaxing holiday at our villa and help them explore our beautiful island. Let me be your dedicated host for your holidays and let’s start organising your trip in Crete together!


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Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/24/2017

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Photos

  • Swimming pool's area of vila Elia with the barbeque

    Swimming pool's area of vila Elia with the barbeque

  • Living room, satelite TV with DVD player

    Living room, satelite TV with DVD player

  • Sunbeds of the swimming pool

    Sunbeds of the swimming pool

  • Bedroom with two single beds

    Bedroom with two single beds

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Upstairs bedroom with one double bed and access to the balcony

    Upstairs bedroom with one double bed and access to the balcony

  • Barbeque facilities are an important part of your holidays

    Barbeque facilities are an important part of your holidays

  • View of the area of the swimming pool of villa Myrtia

    View of the area of the swimming pool of villa Myrtia

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Swimming pool of villa Elia

    Swimming pool of villa Elia

  • Entrance of our preperty

    Entrance of our preperty

  • Double bed in one of the bedrooms

    Double bed in one of the bedrooms

  • Swimming pool of villa Myrtia

    Swimming pool of villa Myrtia

  • Bedroom with double bed

    Bedroom with double bed

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Dining room and full-equiped kitchen

    Dining room and full-equiped kitchen

  • View from the balcony of vill Elia

    View from the balcony of vill Elia

  • Breakfast in your double bed

    Breakfast in your double bed

  • Bedroom with two singe beds

    Bedroom with two singe beds

  • Sibgle beds in one of the bedrooms

    Sibgle beds in one of the bedrooms

  • View from the balcony of villa Myrtia to the old part of Atsipopoulo

    View from the balcony of villa Myrtia to the old part of Atsipopoulo

  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • Champagne to the bedroom for the romantic persons

    Champagne to the bedroom for the romantic persons

  • Sunbeds area of villa Myrtia

    Sunbeds area of villa Myrtia

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