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Overview

Bedrooms:
1
Bathrooms:
2
Sleeps:
2
Type:
Villa
Pets allowed:
Ask
Wi-Fi available:
No

2 Full baths

Description from manager

Owner's description:

Ground Floor: Open plan living/dining area/kitchen (A/C, TV, DVD, CD, WiFi, oven, microwave). Shower room.First Floor: Double bedroom (A/C) with en suite bathroom (half bath) with doors to sun terrace.Outside: In built barbecue. Covered and open terraces.Private swimming pool (6m x 4m).

Imaginatively renovated and bursting with authentic Cretan character this simply styled hideaway was originally built for a Turkish pasha as a this propertyover two hundred years ago. Situated off a sleepy side lane at the top of Vamos village and fringed by cultivated greenery which enhances privacy this charming village house also has attractive mountain and distant sea views from the upper balcony.

Adhering to strict guidelines from the Cretan 'National Trust', the original stone arches on the ground floor have been incorporated into a simply styled living, dining and kitchen area creating a unique atmosphere that conjures up the relaxing character of the this propertywhilst still providing a practical space in which to relax. A compact kitchen is perfectly adequate for light meals and the barbecue provides options for al fresco dining.

Traditional décor including solid Cretan sofas and sturdy cross beams creates an authentic mood while, fascinatingly, the original this propertypart of the property has now been remodelled into an atmospheric shower room, a lack of large windows on the ground floor reflecting the pasha's need for discretion whilst bathing.

Wooden stairs lead up to the double bedroom with French doors onto a good size terrace offering far-reaching views across the red ceramic rooftops of Vamos to the surrounding countryside, distant mountains and glittering sea of Souda Bay.

The elevated swimming pool and terrace overlook an olive grove to one side with tall palm trees puncturing the skyline, the whitewashed rendered exterior of the house a striking contrast to the vivid blue sky and lush vegetation. A wonderful pergola completely shrouded in ivy and climbing plants provides a cool, shady arbour for midday lunches with the barbecue alongside promising tasty al fresco meals under the clear night sky.

Undoubtedly, the key feature of this propertyHouse is that within a two minute walk you are in the heart of Vamos yet, being on a quiet lane at the top of the village the house remains extremely calm and peaceful - shops, tavernas, cafes and bars all easily to hand yet never perceived from the pool or balcony.

Surrounding the property the faded elegance of deserted houses brings a peaceful ambience, their empty shells lending a unique and timeless quality to the environs. Around Vamos lovingly restored neo-classical nineteenth century houses line the roads and the main square has a cheerful bustle with Kafenions offering Greek coffees and lazy games of backgammon while the locals go about their business between the shops, mini-markets, post office and tavernas.

Leaving this calm retreat you will find the magnificent sandy beaches of Almyrida and Blue Flagged Kalives (7km & 11km away respectively), easy to reach by bus or car, whilst Chania has a tremendously picturesque harbour to wander around and plenty of tiny side streets to explore.

Pamper By The Pool

Cycling

Restaurant/s (other)

Hair Dryer

Barbecue

Heating

Additional information:

This is a beautiful 1 bedroom property located in Crete, Greece.

This villa, in Vámos, boasts a gorgeous sea view sleeping 2 people.

The property has 2 bathrooms.

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

You can bask under the Greek sun in the villa’s beautiful open terrace and covered 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, covered terrace, DVD player, hifi, internet access, open terrace, swimming pool, television

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: 9404138

Manager profile

Travelopo
Years listed:
1

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

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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

Features

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

Appliances

  • DVD player
  • TV

Bathrooms

  • 2 Full baths

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