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Luxury villa in Crete with private pool & Jacuzzi

Debra Mcghie

Member since: 2008
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People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 6 nights

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Luxury villa in Crete with private pool & Jacuzzi

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 6 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday villa in Plaka - Villa Chakra

Detached self catering villa with sea views 10 mins from beach

Villa Chakra is a luxury detached villa with private pool, jaccuzzi, barbeque excellent views of Spinalonga Island and sea, its an excellent get away from it all location,turn left out of the villa and you stroll up into the mountains with stunning views and traditional Greek villages or turn right and stroll down to the beach in plaka.the villa is on 2 levels each level has its own balcony where you can relax and take in the amazing views,Villa Chakra would be excellent for a romantic honeymoon destination, there is also outside storage area if you want to hire some bikes and explore the area, villa is self catering but there are plenty of sea front tavernas for you to choose from, or you may want to go to the local butchers and start your own barbeque. There is a market in plaka on Fridays where they sell plenty of fresh vegetables.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Debra Mcghie (Owner)
Member since: 2008
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Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
24 July, 2014

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People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 6 nights
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Reviews

4.7
based on 6 holidaymaker reviews

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Luxury villa in Crete with private pool & Jacuzzi
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 6 reviews
4

Lovely 2 week stay

  • 4 of 5

Recently returned from 2 week stay at villa chakra, lovely well equipped villa nice pool.would recommend a car otherwise you would be restricted. Fab views all around from villa. Very easy booking with owner and resort villa managers Barbara and kenny were lovely people just had a lovely chilled holiday. Only negative I could say is it has no wifi I think at the current time it could really benefit from having it....but would recommend to anyone looking to book this villa

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
4

Lovely 2 week stay

  • 4 of 5

Recently returned from 2 week stay at villa chakra, lovely well equipped villa nice pool.would recommend a car otherwise you would be restricted. Fab views all around from villa. Very easy booking with owner and resort villa managers Barbara and kenny were lovely people just had a lovely chilled holiday. Only negative I could say is it has no wifi I think at the current time it could really benefit from having it....but would recommend to anyone looking to book this villa

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Terrific, well equipped lovely Villa.

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from a two week stay at Villa Chakra. It is a lovely villa and is exactly as described by the owner. All the photos are an accurate representation of the villa. It is well equipped, spacious, delightfully furnished and in a great location. The village of Plaka is a ten minute walk and there are a number of lovely restaurants and bars. We also walked most days to Elounda and took the bust back or vice versa. It takes an hour to walk there but the road is by the coast and the views are beautiful. We did have a hired car but there are regular buses to Elounda and Aghios, they seem to run pretty much to time, so a car is not essential. The area is really lovely, we had a great holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Amazing views of Spinaloga. Fantastic Villa!!

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed at Villa Chakra for 2 weeks in August 2011 and had an amzing holiday.

My husband and the boys went for the scuba diving in the crystal clear waters and weren't disapointed. The gentalman who manages the apartment put us in contact with 'Cretas Happy Divers' who were fantastic.

Whilst the lads were diving I relaxed in and around the villa which has everything and more which you would exptect from a holiday rental. It was more like a home from home.

You can walk to Plaka village and beach although the heat of August made it a bit uncomfortable for someone unfit like me.

We hired a car for our stay and explored the Island. Knosso and Lato well worth a visit.

We found the villas manager very friendly and helpful steering us right with places to go and advice on which restaurants were the best value. It is certainly worth having a chat with him on your first day.

We found the booking of the villa very simple and the communications superb.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 25, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Cardiff
5

Fantastic, relaxing week at a superb villa.

  • 5 of 5

This is without doubt one of the most complete 2 bedroom villas you could ever book in Crete. It is so tastefully appointed with stunning views over the sea to Spinalonga and yet giving you the privacy to enjoy the wonderful pool and hot tub. The village of Plaka is just literally down the road and is home to not only lovely Cretan restaurants but also to some authentic family run bars.

The booking process was easy and Colin who manages the property for the owner was a font of knowledge on the local whereabouts, ask him for the restaurant up in the hills 10 mins from the villa!!

This villa is a must for anyone who wishes peace and quite but also a small village at the bottom of the hill. Go and enjoy.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2010
  • Date of Stay: May 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
5

What a relaxing break - great villa

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this villa for 11 days in September and had a wonderful time. The villa was well equipped and nicely furnished. We really loved the pool and the hot tub and enjoyed a few meals on the barbecue. You have a fantastic view of Spinalonga.

The villa is about a 10 minute walk to the small village of Plaka - downhill to the village, uphill on the way back - it wouldn't be great if you had any mobility issues. I would recommend hiring a car so you can make the most of the beautiful coastline.

The rocky beach is just down the road and has the clearest water you can imagine - we loved going for a dip.

The owner was great to deal with and replied to our queries promptly

  • Review Submitted: Sep 24, 2009
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2009
  • Source: HomeAway

Location

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Nearest Airport
75 Kilometres
Heraklion
Nearest Ferry
16 Kilometres
Aghios Nicholaos
Nearest Motorway
16 Kilometres
Aghios Nicholaos
Nearest Beach
80 Metres
Car: not necessary

Take a 10 min walk from Villa Chakra to the fishing village of Plaka, enjoy a stroll along the pebble beach and choose one of the tavernas along the sea front choose from a variety of menus specialising in fresh fish caught daily. Or take a boat trip with the locals to the amazing Island of Spinalonga (10 min trip). Plaka is a very friendly village stephanie owns the local pub on the corner of plaka where you can relax outside for as long as you wish they also have live music every week, further along from the pub is a fantastic clothes shop take a further 20 min walk to Elounda which has its own charm but more of a tourist feel sandy beach sea side restaurants boat trips Your next town is Aghios Nichalaos full of restaurants.shops, tourist info, bars, sandy beach boat trips lagoon side restaurants my favourite town.

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Prices & Availability

From £64 Nightly

Prices for this holiday villa in Plaka, Lassithi

Rental Basis:
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Prices quoted in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
out of season
1 Nov 2014 - 30 Apr 2015
6 night minimum stay
£386
for 6 nights
£450
 
 
Mid Season
1 May 2015 - 30 Jun 2015
6 night minimum stay
£681
for 6 nights
£795
 
 
High Season
1 Jul 2015 - 31 Aug 2015
6 night minimum stay
£793
for 6 nights
£925
 
 
High/Low Sesona
1 Sep 2015 - 31 Oct 2015
6 night minimum stay
£707
for 6 nights
£825
 

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Notes A 20% deposit is required on booking and the remainder 8 weeks before departure .
Rates start from £450 per week to £825
20% DEPOSIT ON BOOKING .....FULL PAYMENTS 8 WEEKS BEFORE DEPARTURE
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Plaka in Lassithi

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Luxury
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , jacuzzi outside
  • The bathroom has bath with shower picture included.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , double inflatable bed
  • Both bedrooms have excellent views the first floor bedroom next to bathroom (2 single beds) one balcony with views of sea and spinalonga lots of storage and wardrobe space.Second floor bedroom (double bed) two balconies one with sea views and Spinalonga and large balcony with mountain views lots of wardrobe and storage space.If you don't fancy bathing by the pool relax on the top floor balcony and enjoy the peace and tranquillity.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
There is also a outside shower by the pool area and a relaxing jacuzzi suitable for 4 people and barbecue by pool area.

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