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ATHINA - LUXURY VILLA WITH PRIVATE POOL - MAID SERVICE - WIFI - SLEEPS 10

Christos Skalkos

Advertiser since 2005
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Speaks English, Greek
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Christos Skalkos

Advertiser since 2005
Speaks English, Greek
Call Owner
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ATHINA - LUXURY VILLA WITH PRIVATE POOL - MAID SERVICE - WIFI - SLEEPS 10

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

Overview

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday villa in Gavalochori

Luxury Villa with 4 Bedrooms, 3 1/2 bathrooms, sleeps 10, 3km to beach

Villa Athina is a stone built villa situated on a hill overlooking the traditional village of Gavalochori, 25km east of Chania Crete. Its innovative architectural style is combined with modern facilities in order to provide an ideal environment for your comfort and relaxation. Villa Athina is completely autonomous with 300 m2 of living space on a 1000 m2 plot of land. It offers complete privacy with its own parking space for two vehicles, private garden and large pool (pool is not overlooked). The villa can accommodate up to 10 persons in 4 bedrooms. It offers an uninterrupted 45km view towards the White Mountains.

MORE INFO www.apokoronluxuryvillas.com

Free WiFi coverage throughout the villa. Beach towels are provided. The pool operates from April 1 to October 30

Cleaning Service: Price includes daily maid service (bathrooms and bedrooms only), change of towels and linen twice weekly (more often if requested) and general cleaning once weekly.

Catering Service, groceries delivery: We can arrange for daily delivery to the villa of meals of the finest Greek and local Cretan cuisine. We can also arrange groceries delivery from local supermarkets, butcher shop, fruit stands and bakery.

Long term renting: The villa is available for long term renting at reduced rates during the off season (November to end of February). Please send us your request.

Further comments about the area:

The villa is located on a hillside in the village of Gavalochori in West Crete. Gavalochori is a traditional Cretan village situated in the Apokoron region about 3km inland from the coastal village of Almirida. Its location is 25 km east of Chania which takes about 20 minutes drive along the National Road. Gavalochori is an old historical village with approximately 500 residents which has retained its color and way of life. Several family run tavernas offer the visitor tasty dishes of Cretan cuisine. Near the small village square and within walking distance from the villa there is a coffee shop, a bakery, a mini mart, two tavernas and the Folk Art Museum. The surrounding area has several beautiful nature paths for walking or biking which lead either towards the sea or towards the White mountains. The coastal village of Almirida is less than 10 minutes driving distance. In Almirida you may find all basic facilities, such as a supermarket, pharmacy, post office, bakery, ATM, gas station and taxi service. It has a wonderful sandy beach with crystal clear water and a shallow section particularly suitable for small kids. This Blue Flag rated beach is organized with sun beds and umbrellas and sea sports services. There are several sea side tavernas and bars offering exquisite sea food and night entertainment. The large town of Chania of course offers the visitor a wider range of choices for shopping, dining and night life mostly centered around the old Venetian port. Some interesting monuments in Chania town are the covered Municipal Market, the Venetian fortifications, the Egyptian Lighthouse, the Synagogue, the Fortress of Firkas, the Mosque of Giali Tzamisi, the Arsenals, and the Othrodox Cathedral.

The villa can be used as a base for visiting several points of interest in the area:

3km to nearest beach of Almirida

10km to the exquisite beach of Georgoupolis and Kournas lake

25km to Chania town for shopping and night life

15km to seaside village of Kalives

20km to port of Souda

45km to Chania airport (code CHQ)

60km to Rethimno town

150km to Heraklion airport (code HER)

45km to the west coast beaches of Falassarna, Gramvousa and Balos

70km to south coast beaches of Elafonissi, Paleohora and Sougia

60km to Omalos Plateau and starting point of the Samaria Gorge

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Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
Christos Skalkos (Owner)
Advertiser since 2005
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks English, Greek

Why HomeAway

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Trust & Security
Free protection up to £700 for all bookings.
£10,000 fraud protection when you pay using the secure HomeAway Payments system. 
Low cost, tailor-made insurance exclusively for holiday rentals from Europ Assistance. Get a quote

Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 7 holidaymaker reviews

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Athina - Luxury Villa with Private Pool - Maid Service - WiFi - Sleeps 10
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
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Athina - Luxury Villa with Private Pool - Maid Service - WiFi - Sleeps 10
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p99183
+30 -6974839879
Gavalochori Chania area
5

*****AMAZING VILLA******

  • 5 out of 5
Firstly we would like to congratulate Christos (The owner) on how stunningly perfect his villas are
The villa is one of five set in a stunning location with breathtaking views. Inside and out these villas are more than 5***.The villas and pools are all very private and the size of these villas means you're not on top of each other. BBQ's in the evening watching the sun go down with the views is just heaven. The village is a nice little village with friendly people and just a little drive away is a town with a lovely beach restaurants and bars.
The housekeeper is a really nice lady who is more than happy to help. We only stayed for a week and were really sad to go. Next year we will be booking for 2 weeks.
We had an amazing holiday and we would recommend these villas.
Thanks so much for making this holiday so special.
Can't wait till next year!
  • Review Submitted: 02-Oct-2012
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Athina - Luxury Villa with Private Pool - Maid Service - WiFi - Sleeps 10
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p99183
+30 -6974839879
Gavalochori Chania area
Nairobi, Kenya
5

One of the best weeks of our life

  • 5 out of 5
The place to spend a relaxing and recreational week with an expanded family. Beautiful and peaceful village, Welcoming people, Excellent food and numerous activities. The villa is a state of art and fully equipped. Mostly recommended.
  • Review Submitted: 24-Jun-2011
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
Athina - Luxury Villa with Private Pool - Maid Service - WiFi - Sleeps 10
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p99183
+30 -6974839879
Gavalochori Chania area
London
5

First rate

  • 5 out of 5
Very high standard and spacious property with stunning views of the White Mountains.

Housekeeper v. helpful.
  • Review Submitted: 07-Sep-2010
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
Athina - Luxury Villa with Private Pool - Maid Service - WiFi - Sleeps 10
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p99183
+30 -6974839879
Gavalochori Chania area
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
5

Super Villa for a relaxed holiday!

  • 5 out of 5
We stayed with 5 friends in this villa from 30/5 tilll 6/6 2010 and we had a great time. The villa is even more stunning in real life with comfort and luxury on the in - and outside. The housekeeping from Froso was excellent and effecient. Any help you need is in good hands with her. The view is breathtaking and seems to change every minute as the sun and clouds paint a different picture endlessly. The pool is big, clean and very inviting. The rooms have very good beds and the yacuzzi is wonderful.
We enjoyed many meals outside on the veranda and the gas BBQ works great. Walking down the hill every morning to the bakery is a pleasure and the beach with good seaside dining is nearby. The bigger town of Chania is just half an hour drive away and offers quality shops, but be aware of the siesta opening hours.
We are very excited about this villa and have plans on staying here again. Thank you Froso and Christos for your service and kindness!
  • Review Submitted: 07-Jun-2010
  • Date of Stay: May 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Athina - Luxury Villa with Private Pool - Maid Service - WiFi - Sleeps 10
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p99183
+30 -6974839879
Gavalochori Chania area
staffordshire england
5

fabulous,relaxing and ultra friendly holiday!!!!

  • 5 out of 5
Visited crete in late may for two weeks and stayed at villa Athina with my husband. The villa nor the service did not disappoint in any way.Immaculate, very spacious and with excellent layout.Our 7th visit to Crete in six years and our best, the local village and the residents made us fall back in love with Crete the way it did 20 years ago when we lived and met there.would highly recommend eating out locally, beautiful tavernas in village,and also driving around to explore off the beaten track.Beautiful beach in Almerida with fabulous fish tavernas.Best moments by far watching the sunset with only the sounds of the goat bells for company and the snow capped{just} mountains in the distance. thank you Christos and everyone in Gavalochori for two weeks we do not want to forget.Hope to return later this year.
  • Review Submitted: 12-Jun-2009
  • Date of Stay: May 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Athina - Luxury Villa with Private Pool - Maid Service - WiFi - Sleeps 10
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p99183
+30 -6974839879
Gavalochori Chania area
Surrey, England United Kingdom
5

Fabulous luxurious villa with spectacular view!

  • 5 out of 5
Stunning, spacious villa with gorgeous views near seaside. Immaculate and in perfect order. We were cared for with true hospitality. Nearby taverna with excellent food. Close to beach with fine sand. We previously lived in Greece for 2 years and have travelled extensively through mainland and islands - and our stay here is a top favorite. Perfect for family - we brought our 4 children, ages ranging from infant to 15 years. Highly recommended.
  • Review Submitted: 20-Apr-2009
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children

Location

Location

Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
CHQ (Chania airport)
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Gavalochori
Nearest Ferry
20 Kilometres
Souda
Nearest Golf
150 Kilometres
Heraklion
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Chania - Rethimno highway
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Village square
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Almirida
Car: recommended

Gavalochori is a traditional Cretan village situated in the Apokorona region about 3km inland from the coastal village of Almirida. Gavalochori is an old historical village with approximately 500 residents. It is a typical Cretan village with a small square where a coffee shop, a bakery, a mini mart, two tavernas and other convenient stores can be found. Several narrow streets branch off its centre and one could wander through several interesting sections of this officially protected village. Stone built houses with lovely backyards full of colourful flowers can be found. A lot of interesting buildings can be seen, such as the 18th century two room, arched olive oil press, the temples of Panagia and Agios Sergios, the old school, and the historical folk art museum. Within a short distance (5km) from tranquil Gavalochori one can drive to Almirida, a picturesque coastal village. You may dine there in one of several seaside tavernas or relax sipping your drink by a bar during sunset.

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Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday villa in Gavalochori, Chania area

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
Special rate Oct
1 Oct 2014 - 31 Oct 2014
1 night minimum stay
€170
for 1 night
From
€170
 
 
Nov - May
1 Nov 2014 - 31 May 2015
7 night minimum stay
€1,600
for 7 nights
€1,600
 
 
June
1 Jun 2015 - 30 Jun 2015
7 night minimum stay
€2,400
for 7 nights
€2,400
 
 
July - August
1 Jul 2015 - 31 Aug 2015
Changeover Day: Tuesday
7 night minimum stay
€3,200
for 7 nights
€3,200
 
 
September
1 Sep 2015 - 15 Sep 2015
Changeover Day: Tuesday
7 night minimum stay
€2,100
for 7 nights
€2,100
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
€1,700
for 7 nights
€1,700
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Notes MORE INFO www.apokoronluxuryvillas.com

GENERAL NOTES FOR RENTAL RATES

• We accept payment by bank wire or credit card or Paypal
• No security deposit against damages is required.
• 50% down payment with balance 60 days prior to arrival
• Check In/out : 15.00 hrs, 12.00 hrs
• If booking is cancelled more than 30 days to arrival all payments are refunded

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Gavalochori in Chania area

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Forms of Payment:
  • accepts credit card
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 300 m²
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town
  • village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • PC
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Master Bedroom 1 Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi , En suite to Master bedroom 1
    Master Bedroom 2 Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi , En suite to master bedroom 2
    Twin Bedrooms Full Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Common to the twin bedrooms
    Twin Bedrooms Half Bathroom - Toilet , Common to the twin bedrooms
  • Each master bedroom has en suite bathroom equipped with bathtub with hydro-massage.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot , Regular or Baby cot can be added
    Master Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot , Regular or Baby cot can be added
    Twin Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot , Extra cot can be added to accommodate a third person
    Twin Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot , Extra cot can be added to accommodate a third person
  • 2 master bedrooms, 2 twins. Each bedroom has a balcony with a table and two chairs. Each bedroom is equipped with TV and DVD player. Satellite TV is available in living room and can be used only with free channels. The master bedrooms have en suite bathrooms with tub (with hydro massage). A cot can be added in each of the bedrooms to accommodate an extra person. A regular or baby cot can be added in each of the master bedrooms.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Child's Swing
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Veranda
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • 10 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Housekeeper
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Pool size is 16m x 6m. Up to two cribs and high chairs are provided for infants. A computer running Windows XP with internet connection is provided. Free WiFI access.

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