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Cretan Contemporary living -Youphoria villas near Balos laggon - Brand new Villa Thalassa 3 bedrooms signature architecture great views

People7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Space 1,614 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Description

Brand new Villa Thalassa 3 bedrooms signature architecture great views

The largest villa of the group, villa Thalassa is a sister villa of Charisma with an extra bedroom of the 1st floor.

Villa Thalassa has a spacious, natural stone terrace which dominates the front of the property. The private infinity pool, plastered with a characteristic Cimentogonia surface, has full width Roman steps from which you can admire the inspiring views of the Aegean Sea. The outdoor area is a large factor in the design of the villa with much indoor space flowing through to external space through either private balconies or terraces. Cozy yet elegant, the large outdoor dining area hosts a specifically designed pergola that gives you sunshine but also a little shade for hotter parts of the day. The gardens have been thoughtfully planted with endemic shrubs, flowers and trees which are complimented by traditional stone walls that blend into the natural environment.

The living space is structured over two distinct floors and throughout the property, there are many large “picture” windows which allow sunlight to flood in and provide panoramic views from any room.

Access is via the ground floor which opens to a spacious living room boasting many architectural twists. The kitchen area is open plan with stylish and practical Corian work surfaces with an informal dining area and top of the range appliances.

A free standing metal staircase leads to the master bedroom on the first floor which has a spacious en-suite bathroom with a relaxing bath, and wall to wall windows providing uninterrupted views of the Aegean Sea. There is a large balcony to the front and access to a unique private outdoor seating space to the side with grand sea views.

The first floor guest bedroom is accessible through and outdoor staircase around the house.

The ground floor double/twin bedroom has a separate entrance with large doors that grant access to the panoramic terrace. It also has an en-suite bathroom with a walk-in Spa

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About the property

Youphoria Villas Kisamos

Further information about our villas on youphoriavillascrete.com

Situated on the beautiful north-west coast of Crete in the village of Agios Georgios near the small town of Kissamos, the newly built Youphoria villas have been designed with luxury holiday living in mind and have many innovative architectural and environmentally friendly features throughout.

The six, signature architecture, private villas enjoy a privileged hillside position overlooking the stunning Gramvousa peninsular and the turquoise waters of Kissamos Bay and are surrounded by lush olive groves. Three of the villas are built around St Constantine Chapel which dominates the hilltop and three are lower on the foothill.

Each villa has its own unique living space with the emphasis being on outdoor entertaining, dining and relaxing. The award-winning COCO Mat soft furnishing has been carefully chosen to provide the maximum comfort with the use of natural and raw materials. The unique signature of architect Dimitra Nikolaou and her Istos team, as well as the care and attention of local talented interior designer Stavroula Mauromataki, gives you the chance to enjoy a different perspective in holidaying at a Cretan villa. Youphoria villas boast unique aesthetics with an authentic feel.

The entire fenced property has two gated entrances from the bottom and top of the hill. All villas enjoy a state of the art, integrated, eco-friendly under floor cooling/heating system using heat pumps and water in place of refrigerant.

There are many unspoilt beaches within easy reach and in the nearby town of Kissamos, there are numerous shops, cafes and tavernas. Just a short ten minute walk from the villas will take you to the crystal clear waters of Viglia beach, where you can swim and be at one with nature.

The Port of Kissamos is a stone’s throw away from Agios Georgios and from here, you can take a boat ride to the pirate island of Gramvousa and the world famous Balos Lagoon.

The excellent location also means that you are close to many of the highlights of western Crete, just waiting to be discovered. Youphoria villas are five minutes drive away from the impressive golden sands of Falasarna beach (voted one of the top five best beaches in Greece) with its unspoilt turquoise waters and an interesting archaeological site showing the Hellenistic ancient port and city.

Around fifty minutes drive south of Youphoria is the beautiful beach of Elafonissi where one can get lost exploring the island of Elafonissi (Deer Island) which is unique for the cedar sand dunes and unspoilt natural habitat.

Youphoria Villa guests will also have the opportunity to walk the famous Gorge of Samaria which at 17 kilometers long, is granted as the longest in Europe.

Try some exquisite local fresh fish and traditional dishes from the world famous healthy Mediterranean diet at one of the local tavernas or restaurants.

Youphoria villas offer a luxurious solution for the elite traveler with a desire for exceptional style and design.

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About Us

Vassilis Gialamarakis mon. EPE
GR999014060
Youphoria Villas, Fournados Kisamos
73400 CHANIA
VAT Reg No

Owner
Vassilis Gialamarakis
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, Greek
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
15 October, 2017

About Vassilis Gialamarakis

Vassilis was born in Chania Crete in 1969 and studied Horticulture in the Aristotle Uni of Thesaloniki. In 1994 he got his Masters in Rural Resource Economics & Development/ Management and in 1995 his Maters of Science from Strathclyde Uni in Scotland in International Hospitality Management. Since then, he runs the small family Mistral hotel in Maleme specializing in Sociable holidays for the independent traveler.

Vassilis is hosting groups for theme holiday weeks for his hotel guests since 1995 and claims he has "local knowledge" and tries to demonstrate respect for his homeland Crete.

He is married with 3 children and lives in Galatas outside Chania.

Vassilis Gialamarakis purchased this villa in 2012

Why Vassilis Gialamarakis chose Kissamos

This location is just stunning. Stunning sea and port views and a quiet location in an underdeveloped area. Strategically located to explore the best sites/beaches of the western Crete. The properties are suitable for people who appreciate style and contemporary architecture. Our on site manager will attend your needs and ensure your overall experience with great care and local knowledge.

What makes this villa unique

Youphoria Villas is a group of dream villas that will enhance your senses

Guestbook comments from the owner

Wir haben den Urlaub in einem echten Traumhaus verbracht. Die Villa ist top modern eingerichtet und verfügt wirklich über alles, was das Hertz begehrt! Der Infinity Pool mit dem grandiosem Blick aufs Meer bleibt unvergessen in Erinnerung!



https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/ShowUserReviews-g1028265-d4456045-r402810704-Youphoria_Villas-Kissamos_Chania_Prefecture_Crete.html#
Jul 2016
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Notes

Payments are in € and can be made by bank transfer, cash or credit/debit card
Visa - MasterCard accepted - 2% handling fee applies to all Credit cards
25% of the amount non refundable deposit is required to make a booking
Balance must be paid 42 days before arrival
Prices include all taxes
Pool can be heated at an extra charge of 350 € per week
A Credit card number is required as damage security


Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Kissamos in Chania Region

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1614 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Telescope
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Master Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi
    Guest Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Separate washroom - Toilet
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi , Upstairs guest bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Guest Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Sofabed - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , Upstairs Guest bedroom
  • The ground floor double bedroom has a separate entrance with large terrace doors that grant access to the panoramic terrace. It has an en-suite bathroom with a walk-in Spa shower area. The master bedroom is on the first floor and has a large balcony to the front and access to a unique private outdoor seating space to the side. There is also a first floor guest bedroom with double bed, en-suite bathroom and climate control The wall to wall windows provide uninterrupted views of the Aegean Sea. The spacious en-suite bathroom has a relaxing Jacuzzi bath.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • MP3 Dock
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Gated Community
  • Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Veranda ...
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • Yard
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Housekeeping
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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average rating of 5.0 based on 33 reviews
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Wonderful! Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

Wow! What a property! It was beautiful, perfectly furnished, and well stocked upon our arrival. Eleni was an amazing host, no detail was left undone. We ordered the box of local fresh fruit and vegetables upon are arrival (a perk) and they was delicious. The view was breathtaking. Vassilis (the property owner) stopped by before we left, to make sure we had a delightful visit, how could we not? Everything was perfect. One more thing, we traveled as a family, my husband and I, and our adult children with their partners. The set up of our unit was perfect, two seperate private areas, with their own bathrooms, and the main 'house' with the living area downstairs and the master upstairs. Just enough privacy to make us all feel comfortable, but not too far away. I highly recommend this property. Thank you Eleni and Vassili for making our Crete visit magical! We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
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5

Super verblijf!

  • 5 of 5

Het was een schitterend verblijf!

Gastvrouw Eleni heel vriendelijk, staat altijd klaar met goede tips

Villa super mooi

Ik zou zeker terug gaan!

Niet twijfelen dus, doen!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
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5

Paradise witha view!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed for 6 das in July 2017 - Eleni who is on site to care for guests needs went above and beyond. Eleni gave great suggestions on local Taverna', day trip to Balos, supermarkets, beaches to see and Greek language lessons -Yassou, Efharisto, and we had to say. Priceless view and only 7 minute drive to Kissamos to get groceries, we used her Synka discount card to shop like a local.

The only question needed to be answered is - Would we go back - YES!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
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5

The most idyllic holdiay ever.

  • 5 of 5

This holiday was one of the best I have ever had. These villas are beautifully designed, with quality fittings and furnishings. Even the sunlounger cushions feel expensive. The bed linen is soft, the layout wonderful, the appliances modern. This was better than home! In addition the setting of the villas with the most wonderful peaceful views of the sea and mountains is sublime. It was hard to leave each day to go off and explore and joy to come back to every day. All the Youphoria staff are super friendly and helpful, they want to make sure you get the most out of your stay. It was simply amazing. and I cant wait to come back!

  • Review Submitted: 26-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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5

Amazing

  • 5 of 5

Nice and clean villa, good customer service. A delightful bakery nearby where you can buy every day fresh bread and sweets.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
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Wonderful property in paradise

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful and luxurious 3 bedroom property with lovely pool and superb location. Perched high on the hill the views from the pool sitting area were majestic. Enjoying the quiet ambience in the late afternoon with the occasional rooster crowing and goats with bells from nearby farms was a delight for the senses. The property is new and well appointed. The service from all the staff was first rate with daily immaculate cleaning. Welcoming support and information from Eleni and Vassilis was excellent and certainly helped to get the most of our stay. Car is essential to enjoy local attractions. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
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Location

Nearest Airport
55 Kilometres
Chania Daskalogianis
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Kaliviani Mama;s Dinner
Nearest Ferry
1 Kilometres
Kavonisi kisamos port
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Gramvouse restaurant in Kaliviani
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Viglia
Car: recommended

Situated on the beautiful north-west coast of Crete in the village of Agios Georgios near the small town of Kissamos, the newly built Youphoria villas have been designed with luxury holiday living in mind and have many innovative architectural and environmentally friendly features throughout.

The six, signature architecture, private villas enjoy a privileged hillside position overlooking the stunning Gramvousa peninsular and the turquoise waters of Kissamos Bay and are surrounded by lush olive groves. Three of the villas are built around St Constantine Chapel which dominates the hilltop and three are lower on the foothill.

Each villa has its own unique living space with the emphasis being on outdoor entertaining, dining and relaxing. The award-winning COCO Mat soft furnishing has been carefully chosen to provide the maximum comfort with the use of natural and raw materials. The unique signature of architect Dimitra Nikolaou and her Istos team, as well as the care and attention of local talented interior designer Stavroula Mauromataki, gives you the chance to enjoy a different perspective in holidaying at a Cretan villa. Youphoria villas boast unique aesthetics with an authentic feel.

The entire fenced property has two gated entrances from the bottom and top of the hill. All villas enjoy a state of the art, integrated, eco-friendly under floor cooling/heating system using heat pumps and water in place of refrigerant.

There are many unspoilt beaches within easy reach and in the nearby town of Kissamos, there are numerous shops, cafes and tavernas. Just a short ten minute walk from the villas will take you to the crystal clear waters of Viglia beach, where you can swim and be at one with nature.

The Port of Kissamos is a stone’s throw away from Agios Georgios and from here, you can take a boat ride to the pirate island of Gramvousa and the world famous Balos Lagoon.

The excellent location also means that you are close to many of the highlights of western Crete, just waiting to be discovered. Youphoria villas are five minutes drive away from the impressive golden sands of Falasarna beach (voted one of the top five best beaches in Greece) with its unspoilt turquoise waters and an interesting archaeological site showing the Hellenistic ancient port and city.

Around fifty minutes drive south of Youphoria is the beautiful beach of Elafonissi where one can get lost exploring the island of Elafonissi (Deer Island) which is unique for the cedar sand dunes and unspoilt natural habitat.

Youphoria Villa guests will also have the opportunity to walk the famous Gorge of Samaria which at 17 kilometers long, is granted as the longest in Europe.

Try some exquisite local fresh fish and traditional dishes from the world famous healthy Mediterranean diet at one of the local tavernas or restaurants.

Youphoria villas offer a luxurious solution for the elite traveler with a desire for exceptional style and design.

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