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Stone Villa with private Pool,with Sea and mountain view in Makrigialos-Crete

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,614 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedroom Self-catering Villa With Sea and mountain view & privacy, Sleeps 2-8

The villa is located on a hillside, overlooking the sea. It boasts fantastic sweeping views over unspoilt countryside filled with olive groves down to the sparking azure sea. It offers a fantastic degree of privacy, and there are very few signs of habitation as far as the eye can see. However as the the bustling harbour of Makrigialos is only 3 kms away, you have privacy without sacrificing convenience. With the car you can easily reach the numerous tavernas, shops and unspoilt beaches throughout your holiday stay.

The villa offers particularly spacious accommodation with a total of 4 bedrooms (3doubles-1single) arranged over two floors and two lovely terraces, one on the ground floor at the front of the house and the other on the first floor leading off one of the bedrooms. The traditional feel of the house, which strikes you immediately upon swing the thick stone-walled exterior as you approach along the rough track leading to the house, is echoed in the interiors which have been furnished with family heirlooms and antiques. The bedrooms have lovely old iron bedsteads with decorative metalwork and modern floors and shutters.The very special living area boasts an open fireplace and to one side is a large well equipped kitchen area with a full oven and fridge. All the bedrooms on the first floor have attractive sloping ceilings,and from the single bedroom there is access to a large terrace at the front of the house which is a perfect spot to sit in the quiet of the late evening and watch for shooting stars.Outside is the pool area with the BBQ, equipped with large table and chairs and also a garden.

More Details

Owner
Irini
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Italian, Greek
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
4 December, 2017

Location

Nearest Airport
120 Kilometres
Heraklion main airport,Sitia local airport 30kms
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
many barpubs by the harbour of Makrigialos
Nearest Ferry
120 Kilometres
Heraklion
Nearest Restaurant
800 Metres
Many restaurants - tavernasin the area 3 kms
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Lagada - Ammudi 1 and 2 kms
Car: necessary

Makrigialos is located 120 kms from Heraklion airport to the south east of the island of Crete.On picturesque peacefull beaches all light and color you can enjoy the clear sea and allow yourself to sink into a state of total tranquillity.Makrigialos as the southernmost Cretan village,has one of the longest summer seasons.The village has a wide range of tavernas,shops, mini markets and bars. Swimming,walking,fishing,and water-sports are some of the activities you can try during your holiday.Besides you can discover more than 80 archaeological places by the country side such as:

The Minoan palace of Kato Zakros,The valley of the Dead,The Venetian Mansion of Etia,The island of Koufonissi,The Byzantine Monastery of Toplou,The palm grove of Vai.You can also visit many of the island villages like Pefki villages with its gorge Kalamafka village with the rock garden,Orino famous for its local wine and raki production and many other places since Crete is a big island.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa on Lasithi on Crete

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1614 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
  • 1 bathroom -1 shower room
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • naturist beach
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
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Stone Villa with private Pool,with Sea and mountain view in Makrigialos-Crete
average rating of 4.5555553 based on 9 reviews
West Bay, Bridport, Dorset, UK
5

Beautiful remote villa, surrounded by olive gardens, with stunning views over the sea and mountains

  • 5 of 5

Loved this tastefully designed really period rural villa, set in a quiet spot with no neighbours around and a fantastic sandy clean beach, we had a lovely relaxing holiday. The house and the pool was clean, water changed easily. It was plenty of room for a big family with children both inside and outside. The outside space was so lovely and we ate and spent most of our time there outside as there is a nice and big grill space with a large dining table and stunning views. I loved this holiday and will definitely be going back!

  • Review Submitted: 16-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

The perfect house for a family holiday

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at Stone Villa at the end of July this year. We are a family of eight, with ages ranging from 2 to 76, and the house was perfect for us. A true family holiday house set amongst the olive groves with amazing views of the mountains and the coast.

On arrival Irini and George gave us a warm welcome and were hugely helpful with local information on local tavernas, beaches and where to shop. We loved the remoteness of the house, the pool and the shady BBQ area. The house is beautifully furnished with basic but adequate kitchen facilities, spotlessly clean and very comfortable beds.

The Stone House is remote, up a very long , bumpy track, yet only 3km from the very nice small friendly town of Makrigialos with its good selection of beachside Tavernas - the perfect place for a family lunch and an afternoon on the sandy beach.

On arrival the younger members of the family asked if there was air conditioning. I have to say, that when booking this holiday, it hadn't crossed my mind to ask. There isn't air conditioning, and as the house is on the coast and sometimes quite windy, normally probably not necessary, and although we had fans in the bedrooms, think small air conditioning units for the upstairs bedrooms could be useful when the temperatures rise in high summer.

Thank you to a Irini and George for letting us stay in your much loved family home - we hope to return in the not too distant future.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

great spot for the independant traveller. peaceful

  • 4 of 5

we really liked it because it is so peaceful and has character. we like rustic and remote. no soundproofing and not high spec facilities, but its a lovely welcoming place. we would return. great hospitality.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Tel Aviv
5

A house in the middle of nature

  • 5 of 5

The house is situated a few minutes' walk or drive from beautiful beaches with calm transparent water - a pleasure for swimming. The house is a ranch house it is located in the middle of an olive plant. Sitting outside by the pool, we enjoyed beautiful view and magical atmosphere. The house itself is furnished with good taste. It is not a luxury house but we found the kitchen and bedrooms to be cozy and comfortable. Dispensable goods (e.g. toilet paper) were minimal. The owners were very hospitable and friendly. Overall, this is the "un-touristic Crete" the feeling is like a local and not like a tourist, the area is wild, and secluded perfect for those who love nature, quietness, and privacy. We enjoyed and recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Jan-2014
  • Date of Stay: September 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful House, quiet area, very friendly owners!

  • 5 of 5

The House is located in a perfect place between mountain and sea! Ideal for those who need to relax! It was very clean and tidy and i loved the decoration. George and Rena where very friendly and kind and helped us a lot to discover south-east Crete! We'd certainly visit you again in the future...

Kathrin & Mike

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jan-2014
  • Date of Stay: July 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful and Peaceful Vacation Home!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a wonderful stay at Irini and George's Place!

First of all, the location is amazing. The close-by beaches are pristine: transparent water, warm water, some have caves you can dive into, and most important some of the beaches are nearly deserted.

The landscapes are beautiful: Very rocky with low vegetation on a beautiful mountainous background.

The house is surrounded by olive trees and located on the hill from where you can see the see and the mountains.

The house is old and beautiful made of rocks and wood. The perfect place for people looking for some quiet and relaxing holidays.

The pool/backyard/bbq setting is wonderful and doesn't make you want to have dinner anywhere else. It's extremely pretty and convinient.

The inside of the house is simple. The furnitures and amenities are quite rustic.

And the hosts are lovely and very helpful.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Mrs Marie, Many thanks for the lovely review. Look forward to well coming you back again. Best regards Irini and George
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa on Lasithi, Greece

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
April
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£705
for 7 nights
£705
 
 
May
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£838
for 7 nights
£838
 
 
June
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£926
for 7 nights
£926
 
 
July - August
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,402
for 7 nights
£1,402
 
 
September
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£838
for 7 nights
£838
 
 
October
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£838
for 7 nights
£838
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,058
for 7 nights
£1,058
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Tax Rate 24.0%

A deposit of 30% of the total cost is required

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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