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Terri and Danny

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Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment

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DETACHED STUDIO

Photos and Description of this holiday apartment in Mochlos - Sophia

Private detached studio with large outside terrace

Studio Sophia is located right on the edge of the village next to olive groves. There is a private entrance with eighteen steps leading to the studio. The outside terrace has a fixed pergola for shade with seating for six surrounded with an array of beautiful tropical plants. Sunbeds are also supplied. The views from the terrace are stunning.

On entering the studio, which is very light and airy, there is a double bedroom with ample storage space, fans, TV and DVD with a very good collection of books and DVDs. We supply linen and towels which are changed weekly. Beach towels and umbrella are also supplied. The kitchen has a fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster and a small cooker. There is a very extensive range of kitchenware. There is also a small table and two chairs inside. The shower room has a large shower space with washbasin and toilet. Hair dryer also provided.

If required,we can also supply fishing tackle.

On arrival there will be a small welcome pack.

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome

Terri and Danny

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.co.uk since 2011
Speaks English
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Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Prior to paying a reservation deposit, always verify payment instructions by calling the number on this listing.
Trust & Security
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Reviews

5
based on 5 holidaymaker reviews

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Detached studio
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
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Detached studio
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p857559
+30 2843094355
Mochlos Lassithi
5

BEAUTIFUL AND RELAXED HOLIDAY IN CRETE. LOVED IT!

  • 5 out of 5
We loved our time in Studio Sophia. We hired a car in Heraklion and drove the hour and a half to Sfaka. It was beautiful and peaceful.
Sfaka is a small village with a shop that's open morning and night - the lady sells everything - including fresh bread.

Terry and Danny were extremely helpful from the get go. Always quick to answer emails and willing to chat on the phone if any point needed to be clarified.
Their knowledge of the island was priceless. From the best place to snorkel to the best restaurant. They never put us wrong.

Parking was never a problem.

The kitchen was fully stock with kitchen ware. From big pots, toaster, microwave, jug to French press - they have it all.

They also have a great library and a few board games.

Sitting out on the massive deck looking out at the hills with a beer after a full days fun equals heaven.

I would highly recommend Studio Sophia to anyone heading to Crete.
And once again I can't praise Terry and Danny for their hospitality - they have the perfect equilibrium of not being intrusive and letting you get on with relaxing and being there if you need to ask them their advice on the best beach that's close by. They even brought us fresh grapes in the morning.
  • Review Submitted: 24-Sep-2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Detached studio
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p857559
+30 2843094355
Mochlos Lassithi
5

CHILLED OUT IN SFAKA

  • 5 out of 5
Just spent 10 lovely days in the beautiful sunshine. The studio was everything we expected and more. We made great use of the sun terrace, which had ample sun bathing space and shade provided by the pergalo and the lovely plants. The studio was well stocked with all the necessay utensils, facilities etc. we needed for our stay. There is plenty to do and see within in the nearby area, however a car is definately recommended. Our favourite beach was Istron bay with beautiful clear water and sand. Mochlos had numerous tavernas overlooking the bay, offering reasonable priced and delicious local food. Shopping good in Ierapetra and Siteia by evening when cooler. Spinalonga island well worth a visit. The owners very friendly and on hand if needed. Studio is situated in a quiet lane within the rural village, locals were very welcoming. Would definately recommend a stay here if you are looking for a relaxing break.
  • Review Submitted: 15-Jul-2012
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the review and are really glad that you enjoyed your stay here in Sfaka.
It is good to have a positive feedback from our guests so that we can ensure that the studio and description of the surrounding area on the website is accurate for future guests. Thanks again.
business
Detached studio
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p857559
+30 2843094355
Mochlos Lassithi
5

STUDIO APARTMENT IN SAFKA

  • 5 out of 5
A comfortable studio apartment with a lovely terrace and wonderful views of the surrounding mountains. The couple who own the apartment were very friendly and helpful. We very much enjoyed our stay there. The beach we liked best was Istron, which was half an hours' drive away. Across the road from the beach there was a very good taveran called Kavos.
  • Review Submitted: 06-Oct-2011
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your complimentary comments. Glad to know that you enjoyed your holiday here in Sfaka and that you discovered the beautiful beaches at Istron where the swimming is excellent. We look forward to seeing you again.
business
Detached studio
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p857559
+30 2843094355
Mochlos Lassithi
5

SIMPLY BEAUTIFUL

  • 5 out of 5
We stayed here for our honeymoon last year, and have to say that it exceeded all of our expectations. The village of Sfaka was a true delight, in particular for those wishing to have some peace and quiet, with amazing views. It also served as an excellent base to explore beautiful eastern Crete from.

There were plenty of quiet and secluded beaches, less than a 20 minute drive away, Tholos and Mochlos being amongst our favourites.

The owners were extremely helfpul, making us feel very at home indeed.

We really couldn't recommend it more.
  • Review Submitted: 04-Oct-2011
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the lovely review! So glad that you enoyed your stay with us and that you were pleased with the studio and the surrounding area.We think is important when choosing a holiday destination to give an accurate picture of what our guests can expect if they stay here on the unspoilt North East coast of Crete. As it was your honeymoon, it is nice to know that you thought it was extra special. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future.
business
Detached studio
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p857559
+30 2843094355
Mochlos Lassithi
5

FANTASTIC PLACE TO STAY!! :-)

  • 5 out of 5
My boyfriend and I stayed at the Sophia Studios in June 2011. The studio is lovely, clean and comfortablev and has everything you need for a great self catering holiday. The roof terrace is wonderful and has stunning mountain views. The area of Sfaka is very peaceful and relaxing and the owners of the studio are very welcoming and friendly. I would definately go there again in the future! Thank you for a great holiday!! :-)
  • Review Submitted: 25-Aug-2011
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your kind comments. So glad that you both enjoyed your stay with us.Our aim is to ensure that our guests have a relaxing and memorable holiday. We hope to see you again.
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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
beach
Nearest Restaurant
150 Metres
Car: recommended

Sfaka is a lovely rural working mountain village situated on the North East coast of Crete away from mass tourism.

There are two kafenions, a taverna and a corner shop within a short walking distance from the studio.

Mochlos, a pretty fishing village, with an early Minoan excavation is a ten minute drive away where there are several good tavernas and archaeological sights to be found. Also excellent for snorkelling, fishing and water sports. Sandy beaches can be found at Istron, Amoudara,Tholos and Sitia which has a Blue Flag.

From the studio there are beautiful mountain walks where the smell of wild herbs will accompany you. Whilst walking you can often see vultures,eagles,falcons and migratory birds from Africa. From the terrace at night there is excellent star gazing as there are no town lights.

The studio is central to the main shopping towns of Agios Nikoloas, Sitia and Irepetra which are all about a 30 minute drive away. There are banks,hospitals and night life, etc..

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Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday apartment in Mochlos, Lassithi

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
summer
16 May 2014 - 30 Sep 2014
1 night minimum stay
€50
for 1 night
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€50
€360
 
 
autumn
1 Oct 2014 - 31 Oct 2014
1 night minimum stay
€40
for 1 night
From
€40
€280
 

Additional information about rental rates

Notes 50 pound sterling deposit required on booking.
Balance to be paid 8 weeks before arrival.
No smoking inside this property.
If heating is required in the cooler months, a charge of 7 euros per night will be payable locally.
Any breakages to be paid for or replaced locally.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Mochlos in Lassithi

Property Type:
  • apartment (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 35 m²
Location Type:
  • village
  • mountain
  • rural
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Activities Guide
  • Hair Dryer
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Sunbed
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Grill
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Toaster
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Pantry Items
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • pier fishing
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • deepsea fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain climbing
  • diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
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