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Overview

Bedrooms:
3
Bathrooms:
3
Sleeps:
6
Type:
Villa
Pets allowed:
Ask
Wi-Fi available:
No

3 Full baths

Description from manager

Owner's description:

Ground Floor: Open plan dining room/kitchen (oven, microwave, dishwasher). WiFi. Cloakroom. Double bedroom (A/C) with en suite shower room. Twin bedroom (A/C) with sitting area, (TV, DVD,CD), en suite bathroom (washing machine) and steps up to first floor roof terrace.First Floor:  Landing/seating area with doors to roof terrace. Double bedroom ( four post bed,A/C). Shower room.Outside: Sun terrace. In built barbecue. Shower.Private swimming pool (6.5m x 3m) with side Roman steps.

Entering by way of impressive solid wooden, arched doors set into the substantial stone walls that encompass the house you are immediately aware that you have arrived at a property of stature. Just 200m from shops and tavernas and 1km from the sweeping stretch of sandy beach that runs all the way along to Almyrida, this property enjoys an unrivalled location in the centre of the old village and yet, curiously, is so well hidden from sight that few people even know of its existence!

Few houses can claim such a wonderfully relaxed atmosphere. Inside, a restful colour scheme adds a homely glow with the attractive soft furnishings of the living room further enhanced by contemporary paintings and elegant artefacts. The dining area boasts wooden ceilings and traditional carved furniture while thick stone walls help to keep the house agreeably cool when outside temperatures are at their height.

The sleeping accommodation is spacious and tastefully furnished with en suite bath or shower rooms and air conditioning. The first floor at this property is virtually a private suite comprising a double bedroom with vaulted beamed ceiling and four poster bed, a separate shower room and dedicated seating area. The large roof terrace with its table, chairs and chunky hammock presents the perfect place in which to relax and enjoy a cool drink, particularly at sunset with gorgeous Souda Bay backed by the craggy silhouette of the Akrotiri peninsula sparkling invitingly ahead.

Flanked by low sand cliffs with the imposing White Mountains towering behind, Plaka’s gently shelving sandy beach is considered very family-friendly, attracting swimmers and non-swimmers alike. The village also makes an ideal base for exploring this delightful corner of Crete which has so many interesting places to visit that it is no surprise to see so many visitors return year after year.

Art students, historians and amateur photographers regularly come to marvel at the abundance of well-preserved Venetian and Turkish architecture found in Chania (20km). With its warren of cobbled streets and narrow alleyways, the former capital of Crete is an iconic location and a town that merits visiting both during the day and again in the evening to experience the dramatic differences in atmosphere. Daytime is great for general sightseeing, shopping and perhaps a light lunch at one of the harbour front cafés. Evening sees the ancient monuments illuminated, the quayside lined with craft stalls with locals and visitors alike enjoying the night air perusing the menus of the many waterfront tavernas.

Beach - Walk (within 1.5km)

Hair Dryer

Ground Floor Bedroom

Tennis Nearby

Mosquito Nets

Chef Service Available

Air Conditioning (in at least 50% of the house)

Ents - Internet (Via WiFi)

Shop/s (walking - within 1.5km)

Pool - Size

Pool - Good shading other than parasols

Additional information:

This is a beautiful 3 bedroom property located in Crete, Greece.

This villa, in Plaka, is a comfortable property sleeping 6 people.

The property has 3 bathrooms.

The villa offers superb accommodation, including modern luxuries such as internet access, swimming pool, DVD player, television, roof terrace and air conditioning.

You can bask under the Greek sun in the villa’s beautiful roof terrace, making use of its barbecue.

This wonderful villa does not allow pets.

The villa unfortunately does not currently have disabled access.

If you’re interested in staying in this lovely villa for your dream holiday, get in touch with the Travelopo team today!

This property has the following amenities:

Barbecue, cook, dishwasher, DVD player, internet access, swimming pool, television, washing machine

Additional amenities: Private Chef

General Terms: 0

Any additional charges will be confirmed and may be payable at the time of booking separately, or on arrival.

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TripAdvisor Property ID: 9403863

Manager profile

Travelopo
Years listed:
1

Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Italian, Czech, Dutch, Finnish, Hungarian, Norwegian, Russian, Swedish

About the manager

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Policies

Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
Payment
This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.
Smoking
Please contact the owner

Amenities

Bedrooms

  • Bedroom 1: Full bed
    Bedroom 2: Full bed
    Bedroom 3: Full bed

Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Grill
  • High Speed Internet
  • Private outdoor pool (unheated)
  • Parking Included

Appliances

  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bathrooms

  • 3 Full baths

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