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TRADITIONAL LUXURIOUS VILLA,NEAR BEACH+RETHYMNO,SEA-SUNSET VIEW, POOL, PRIVACY.

thei Syfantou

Advertiser since 2011
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Greek, Finnish
Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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thei Syfantou

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Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Greek, Finnish
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TRADITIONAL LUXURIOUS VILLA,NEAR BEACH+RETHYMNO,SEA-SUNSET VIEW, POOL, PRIVACY.

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

Overview

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday villa in Rethymnon - LOTUS Villa

Pool, lawn garden,sea-sunset view, maid service,sleeps 7,near beach and Rethymno

Villa LOTUS is a newly built traditional, luxurious 120 m² villa. No words can describe the unique healthy micro-climate and the pleasant atmosphere in 'Villa LOTUS'. It has 3 bedrooms that sleeps up to 8 persons. The first floor consists of 2 A/C bedrooms, a bathroom and a fabulous veranda with glorious views of the North Cretan coast, the 'White Mountains' and sunset . The ground floor consists of 1 bedroom, one bathroom, the spacious living room, the open kitchen with dinning area and all amenities.The living room opens to the beautiful lawn garden with various trees and blossomed flowers, a private pool, sunbeds, umbrellas, an outdoor dining area, an outdoor shower and BBQ. There are 2 parking spaces in the plot and free parking in front of the property.

It is ideal for couples, families with children of all ages and groups.

The Central Heating, the fireplace, the Internet access, the Wi-Fi, the Satellite TV, the DVD, and the big wardrobes in combination with the warm and healthy climate create an ideal enviroment for somebody to live in during the automn-winter by longterm hiring in special price and relax or even work on line.

Villa LOTUS has the Greek National Tourist Organization (GNTO) authorization.

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Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Singles
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
thei Syfantou (Owner)
Advertiser since 2011
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Greek, Finnish

About thei Syfantou

My name is Thei Syfantou. I'm married and I have two children. I've grown up in many places of the country and I used to visit my grandma in Rethymno every summer. Since I was a child I'm falling in love with this area and although my father is from the famous Corfou island, I prefer Rethymno. I had the chance to study in the Univercity of Athens on a very interesting subject in social anthropology about cretan manners and customs and that helped me to learn even more about this magical island with the ancient civilization and the open-hearted, warm and hospitable inhabitants. So, I'm willing to share all these with my guests in villa LOTUS.

thei Syfantou purchased this villa in 2008

Why thei Syfantou chose Rethymnon

LOTUS villa is located in the most beautiful and quiet place of the traditional village Prines and it has splendid view of the sunset, White Mountains and the Cretan Sea. Also it is only 5' driving from the town of Rethymno, 2000 m from the beach and 3 km from the Univercity of Crete.The guests can do a lot of actinities in this area, such as all the aquatic sports, walking in gorgeous nature, trekking, bird-watching, fishing, playing chess, tennis, swimming in many different beaches, studing in the Univercity library, cycling, or simply relaxing near the LOTUS pool.

What makes this villa unique

It's best location, it's fantastic view, it's unique healthy microclimate and the nice traditional architecture. It is located in an advantageous position for visiting all the worth visiting and historical places in Crete.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Reviews

Reviews

Traditional luxurious villa,near beach+Rethymno,sea-sunset view, pool, privacy.
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
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Traditional luxurious villa,near beach+Rethymno,sea-sunset view, pool, privacy.
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p822331
Rethymnon Rethymnon area
5

A Warm Welcome in Prines

  • 5 out of 5
MY FAMILY AND I STAYED IN THIS LOVELY VILLA FOR A FORTNIGHT IN AUGUST 2011. THERE WAS AMPLE ROOM FOR 5 ADULTS AND 1 TEENAGER. LOTUS VILLA WAS WELL EQUIPPED AND VERY CLEAN.THE DELIGHTFUL SWIMMING POOL WAS VERY PRIVATE AND CAUGHT THE SUN FOR MOST OF THE DAY.. OUR EVENINGS WERE SPENT ON THE BALCONY ENJOYING THE GREAT VIEWS AND WONDERFUL STARRY SKIES. ROSE OUR MAID WAS LOVELY AND NOTHING WAS TOO MUCH TROUBLE FOR HER. THIS VILLA IS WELL PLACED AND FOR THE NIGHT LIFE IN RETHYMNON A SHORT TAXI RIDE AWAY. MOST OF THE SHOPPING CAN BE DONE WITH A 5 MINUTE DRIVE AWAY IN THE LOCAL FRIENDLY SUPERMARKET, BAKERY AND CAKE SHOP. IN THIS VILLAGE THERE'S ALSO AN EXCELLENT TAKE AWAY, BAR AND RESTAURANT. THEI THE OWNER OF LOTUS VILLA IS A WARM AND CHARMING LADY WHO SPEAKS EXCELLENT ENGLISH. WE HOPE TO RETURN SOME DAY SOON.
  • Review Submitted: 13-Mar-2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Rita,
thank you for providing this review. I look forward to welcome you and your lovely family again in Rethymnon.

Thei Syfantou
business
Traditional luxurious villa,near beach+Rethymno,sea-sunset view, pool, privacy.
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p822331
Rethymnon Rethymnon area
5

Ein kleines Paradis

  • 5 out of 5
Alles war wie im Bilderbuch. Obwohl wir im Winter verreist sind war der Pool und der tägliche Blick aufs Meer Balsam für die Seele. Im Dorf, in dem die Villa liegt, fühlte man sich in eine andere Zeit zurückversetzt. Eine Zeit, in der Hektik keine Rolle spielt. Auch die Gastfreundschaft der Einheimischen und der nette Umgang mit der Eigentümerin haben dazu beigetragen, dass wir uns sofort heimisch gefühlt haben. Durch die kretische Landhauseinrichtung fühlten wir uns den Menschen dort auch gleich zugehörig. Wenn wir nicht gerade gemütlich am Kamin saßen, bummelten wir in den Geschäften des nahe gelegenen Rethymnons oder machten Ausflüge in die tolle Umgebung. Zurück in der Villa erwartete uns ein sauberes und gemütliches zu Hause. Alles in allem mehr als zu empfehlen, schade, dass der Urlaub so schnell vorbei war.
  • Review Submitted: 28-Feb-2014
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Location

Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Chania
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
'Sunset'
Nearest Ferry
50 Kilometres
Souda
Nearest Golf
90 Kilometres
Heraklion
Nearest Restaurant
250 Metres
The olive
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Petres
Car: recommended

LOTUS villa is situated in the middle of an oaks forest at the west edge of the authentic village Prines, facing breathtaking sunsets over the Cretan sea and the White Mountains. You enjoy the calmness in the most healthy microclimate, you hear only the birds, meanwhile you are 200-300 m. from the cafes, butcher's shop, mini-markets and tavernas with healthy local food in the centre of the village and only 6 km from the vibrant Old historical Town of Rethymno. From the villa you can walk, cycle or drive through a magnificent nature and reach the nearest beach (2 km) with good facilities and restaurants. Due to its geographical best position in the island villa LOTUS is ideal for absolute relax and privacy as well as for one day excursions to the natural treasures and especially important worth-visiting archaeological, cultural and historical sights all over Crete. Mountains with wild flowers and healing herbs, gorges (Kourtaliotis, Prasiano, Imbros gorges), the enormous sandy beach of Petres (7 km), the beaches in the south, Kournas Lake (20 km), land caves and sea caves (3 km), small restaurants with delicious healthy food (300 m), hospital (5km), pharmacy (1km) and the Cretan University (3km) are in close distance. In the nearby village Atsipopoulo (1 km) you'll find three supermarkets, bakery, cafe, restaurants, pharmacies and in your entrance to Rethymno you'll find even more supermarkets (Liddl's, Carfour) and the Hospital of Rethymno. The picturesque Rethymno Town is the most living-friendly town in Crete. From it's local market you'll buy fresh fruits and fresh fishes and seafood.There are a lot of small shops where you can buy fine clothes, furs, jewels, various hand made clothes, imaginative toys and gifts. Walking in the afternoon in the full of all these small shops, restaurants and bars narrow streets of it's Old Town is an unforgettable experience. You can hire four wheeled bicycles for three persons and cycling all the Old Town or walking in the large Promenade up and down the sea front or eat fresh sea food and fishes in the Old Harbour in front of the light-house or play chess free with the other children and adults on the sandy beach. You will enjoy all the sea sports and activities in the enormous beach of north Cretan sea between Rethymno town and Georgioupolis or swim in the many south beaches of Libyan sea (30' driving) of the perfecture of Rethymno.You can walk in the fantastic gorges (Kourtaliotis, Prasiano, Imbros) and see the rare wild colourful flowers and collect the famous healing herbs of the Cretan nature mainly during the spring and summer. You will enjoy the plays and the concerts and happenings of the Renaissance Festival in Fortezza castle near the Old Harbour from July to October. You will be always welcome in any local village fete, enjoy the local music and dance with the inhabitans.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday villa in Rethymnon, Rethymnon area

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
October 2014
1 Oct 2014 - 31 Oct 2014
3 night minimum stay
€315
for 3 nights
From
€105
€735
 
 
Nov. + Dec. 2014
1 Nov 2014 - 31 Dec 2014
3 night minimum stay
€360
for 3 nights
From
€120
€840
 
 
Jan - Mar 2015
1 Jan 2015 - 31 Mar 2015
3 night minimum stay
€360
for 3 nights
From
€120
€840
 
 
April 2015
1 Apr 2015 - 30 Apr 2015
3 night minimum stay
€345
for 3 nights
From
€115
€805
 
 
May 2015
1 May 2015 - 31 May 2015
3 night minimum stay
€360
for 3 nights
From
€120
€840
 
 
June 2015
1 Jun 2015 - 30 Jun 2015
3 night minimum stay
€435
for 3 nights
From
€145
€1,015
 
 
July 2015
1 Jul 2015 - 31 Jul 2015
3 night minimum stay
€570
for 3 nights
From
€190
€1,330
 
 
August 2015
1 Aug 2015 - 31 Aug 2015
3 night minimum stay
€690
for 3 nights
From
€230
€1,610
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit €150
Notes monthly and seasonal rates upon request

Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Rethymnon in Rethymnon area

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Forms of Payment:
  • accepts credit card
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 120 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Broadband Access
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1,1st floor - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 cot upon request
    Bedroom 4, - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sofa bed
    Bedroom 3, 1st floor - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 ground floor - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Bicycles ...
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Singles
  • children welcome ...
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Housekeeping
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Every day service. Changing of linen and towels twice per week. Helping and advising our guests about everything they may need 24h/24h.

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