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Tranquil location, close to the beach, totally private pool and garden! - Blue Villa I, great location, close to the beach, totally private!

People7
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

Description

Blue Villa I, great location, close to the beach, totally private!

Great Villa with 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms! It can accommodate up to 9 guests! Free wi-fi internet, 40 m2 pool and outside BBQ facilities! Each villa has its own private pool and outside area which is not seen by the other! Totally Private! Really close to the beach and local amenities!


About the property

Blue Villas, tranquil setting!

Blue Villas, constructed and decorated with care, are located in the quite village of Perama! An ideal destination for vacation during the whole year. The villas are located amongst olive and orange trees, with views over the gorge and the lush mountains. Totally Private! The scenery offers an escape of calm and peacefulness with views over the gorge and the lush mountain hills of Philoritis. They're really close to local amenities and just 5 Kms away from Panormos and Bali sandy beaches! The seaside town of Rethymno is 29 Kms away, while the archaeological site of Eleftherna is at 14 Kms. Guests can also visit the mountain village of Anogia within 27 Kms.

Each Villa outside, has a 40 m2 and 1.4 meters deep private pool and terrace, with sun beds and umbrellas where guests can relax! BBQ facilities are also available! in the garden. Also, the terrace and balconies are fully equipped with wooden tables and comfortable chairs.

Each villa consists of 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and can accommodate up to 9 guests! In the interior of the villa we meet a spacious living room with an open fireplace and a modern fully equipped kitchen. At the same level there is a bedroom with a separate balcony and a bathroom. A few stairs above there are three more bedrooms and an extra bathroom.

Property Notes:

- Welcome basket included, courtesy of the owner.

- Towels, linens, covers and blankets provided.

- Housekeeping, towels and linen changes twice per week.

- Pool and garden cleaning twice per week.

- Baby cot and high chair available.

- Air-conditioning in all bedrooms and living room area is included.

- Complimentary free Wi-Fi coverage is available throughout the villa.

- Free private parking space provided.

-All in-house electronics are available, including flat-screen TV with satellite reception, DVD player, a hairdryer, a washing machine, a dishwasher, large fridge with freezer, electric stove, kettle, toaster, cooking utensils, coffee maker, microwave, iron and iron board.

-24h/7days ThinkVilla concierge service included.

EOT (Ellinikos Organismos Tourismou - issued by the Greek tourist board) licence number: 1041Κ91002914801.

More Details

Property Manager
Valia Kokkinou
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Greek
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 October, 2017

About Valia Kokkinou

My name is Valia Kokkinou and Ι am a property manager, graduate of Glion Hotel Management School. I feel very fortunate to have joined some of the worlds most luxurious hospitality brands, such as, Leading Hotels of the World and after many years of studies and traveling around the world, to returned to my birthplace, Rethymno city,Greece.

I have recently created a brand new company, Think Villa, based in the wonderful town of Rethymno, whose main concept focuses on an authentic form of tourism. Here, me and my colleagues offer a hearty welcoming to all those who wish to escape the city life and give a chance to live locally. We are always at your disposal, in order to provide personalised and professional services to all our guests!

The combination of our passion for our work, our devotion, our wish and will to offer you a great holiday experience and our local expertise background, guarantee that your trip will be as dreamed and planned, leaving you with nothing but memorable moments and pleasant feelings!

At your arrival day, it is always the owners of the property of your choice, that will welcome and greet you, but I will also be available for communication, any questions that may occur and anything else you may need!

Your hosts and me personally, will take care of all the details of your holiday, responsible for your day to day needs, seven days a week – making recommendations and reservations, organising anything you may require and always be at the end of the line, in case of any problems.

Prior to your arrival, I will get in touch with you to make sure that your hosts will be waiting for you in the property and welcome you to your holiday home or even arrange a meeting point for them to pick you up, if needed! We will also arrange any other details, from special dietary requirements to particular requests!

Don’t hesitate to contact me for additional information or if there is anything else you may want to ask!

Welcome to Crete!

Why Valia Kokkinou chose Rethymnon area

Great Villas with 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms each that can accommodate up to 6 guests! Free wi-fi internet, 40 m2 pool and outside BBQ facilities!

What makes this villa unique

Each villa has its own private pool and outside area! Totally Private! Really close to the beach and local amenities!

Guestbook comments from the manager

Nikki We were given such a warm welcome, from the moment we booked, and the owner and his family could not have been more kind or helpful, ensuring that we had everything that we needed and providing wonderful fresh fruit and plenty of other goodies. The house was comfortable and cleaned twice during the week, the pool was cleaned daily and was such an asset. A car is essential as it is a short distance, too far to walk, from the nearest small town. There are plenty of places to visit in the local area, but the pool is a wonderful place to spend hot, Pool, near the beach, low rates
Jun 2013
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Location

Perama Health Center (Κέντρο Υγείας Περάματος)
"There is a Health Centre in the village which operates 24/7. For non-emergency medical treat..."
Atlantis Diving Center Panormo
"Scuba diving... fun and adventure for the whole family! For many years diving has become one..."
JuraSplash Water Park
"Floating on the water, right on the beach, Jura Splash Waterpark includes a variety of wate..."
Bali
"Bali has four beaches, which are formed in sandy coves with nice greenish waters. The beache..."
O Xylofournos tou Prinari
"A traditional bakery with a variety of freshly baked breads, rusks, cookies, sweets. can be ..."
Pancreta Bank
"Opening hours for banks are from 08:00 to 14.30 hours, Monday to Thursday and from 08:00 to ..."
Thraka Grill and Pizzeria
"A grill and pizza taverna located in Perama that can also deliver food. Tel: 0030 28340 20004 "
JoyRide.bike Cycling Crete
"JoyRide.bike was born out of the desire to make mountain biking & cycling adventures accessi..."
Stamatis Fresh Express
"Coffees, sandwiches, pies and many more delivery is also available. Tel.: 28340 22200 "
Ladianos butcher shop
"In Ladianos butcher shop that located in Perama town you can buy local meat. Tel: 0030 28340..."
Kokkinos Cheese Shop
"If you wish to buy local cheese from a local producer you can go to Kokkinos Antonis, in Per..."
Margarites
"Margarites village is undoubtedly one of the most important pottery centres in Crete, famous..."
Relaxika Massage Specialist's Workshop
"If you wish to have a massage you could visit: Mr. Konstantinos Karras Location: Panormos Te..."
Cave Melidoni
"In the village of Melidoni you will find the Melidoni Caves, where there is a number of very..."
Panormo
"It is a tranquil resort, which has met a fast development in recent years, without however l..."
Museum of Ancient Eleutherna (Μουσείο Αρχαιολογικού Χώρου Ελεύθερνας)
"The originality of this museum is that the objects of the permanent exhibition will be updat..."
Paraschakis Olive Oil
"We would recommend a visit to Paraschakis olive oil press, a modern family business, that pr..."
Greek Post (ELTA) (Ελληνικά Ταχυδρομεία ΕΛΤΑ)
"Correspondence can be handed out to the Post Office in Perama village for mailing. Opening h..."
Perama
"Medicine prescriptions can be bayed from the Pharmacies situated in Perama village. Pharmaci..."
BP
"Two kinds of petrol can be found in the local petrol stations: unleaded and diesel. Please a..."
Klados Winery
"We would recommend a visit to Klados Winery, a small family business, that was started in 19..."
Agkira
"It is worth to taste Agkyra Resaturant for fresh fish in reasonable prices. Address: Panormo..."
Syn.Ka
"Large, well stocked super market for your every day needs. You will also find a good selecti..."
Taverna Barba Andreas
"A local, fish taverna in Panormo with great dishes and amazing sea views of the harbour. Te..."
Porto Parasiris
"Great place to eat in Panormos, all food is organic from the owner's farm and it's absolutel..."
To Steki Tou Sifaki
"In the center of Panormo, you will find the oldest taverna, well known to the locals for its..."
Restaurant Kastro
"A family taverna, with hospitable environment where you can taste the real cretan cuisine. L..."
Grecotel Club Marine Palace - All Inclusive
"ELIXIR THALASSOSPA A healthy mind in a healthy body: the ancient Greeks’ holistic approach ..."
Carob Mill Cultural Center
"The Carob Mill Arts Centre has organised many Dance Theatre performances and seminars over t..."
Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Heraklion Airport
Nearest Barpub
6 Kilometres
Panormos
Nearest Ferry
23 Kilometres
Rethymnon
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
EO Rethymnou/Herakliou/Chaniwn
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Perama
Nearest Beach
6 Kilometres
Panormos sandy Beach
Car: necessary

Blue Villas are located in Perama town which is within 5 minutes driving to everything that you might need like shops, bakery, grocery store, butcher’s, taverns, cafes, supermarkets, ATM machines, pharmacies, gas stations and post office.

Also Panormo, is a friendly sea side village, 10 minutes away by car and well know for its sandy beaches. The two main beaches are Limanaki and Limni. Both of them are sandy with clear blue water and ideal for kids, as they are shallow and well protected from winds. The beaches are organised and equipped with sun beds, umbrellas. Water sports are also available.Even further to the east, there is a small cove with a pebbly beach, ideal for seclusion and snorkeling.

The village has all the facilities and amenities one would need : well-stocked mini-markets, post office, pharmacy, a doctor’s office, a butcher's shop, bakery (hot, fresh bread every morning from 9 am), various gift shops and traditional seaside shops at very reasonable prices.

Further, there is a good selection of cafes and excellent traditional tavernas, overlooking the harbour and the sea, which offer a warm welcome and a beautiful setting to enjoy some traditional Cretan food, fish as well as international dishes.

Panormo has regular bus itineraries every 30 minutes that connects Heraklion and Chania cities.

Available Rentals

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Notes

Quoted prices include all taxes and services, housekeeping, free Wi-Fi, A/C and welcome offer. There are no hidden costs. Rates are subject to change until the reservation is confirmed.


Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Mylopotamos in Rethymno

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • rural
  • town
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
  • After a day spent exploring streets and squares, have a convenient and comfortable bathroom all to yourself is a necessity and a pleasure to be reckoned with!
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , first floor
    Living room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , an extra guest can be accommodated on the sofa bed
  • All bedrooms are air conditioned and the mattresses are very comfortable! Guests can enjoy a good night's sleep, thanks to the peace and quiet of the village!
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Additional Services Upon Request, at extra charge: Babysitting, Private Chef, Massage, Delivery of Personal Shopping, Regional Breakfast, Boat Trips, Car rental, Airport transfer, Yoga private lessons, Personal trainer, Spa treatments, Pastry Cook, Tour guide, Activities and excursions, Additional cleaning and linen changes, Personal Laundry service, Traditional cooked food delivery, Personal driver, Doctor on Call, Security, Organising and planning a special event (wedding, birthday, anniversary, etc.) and anything else that you might think!

Reviews

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Blue Villa I, great location, close to the beach, totally private!
average rating of 4.5 based on 11 reviews
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Nice villa but misleading description

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Booked the villa based on the outside space and the description of totally private and tranquil pool area.

Sadly this is not true! The outside space is a great space and well laid out but there is no privacy and it is not tranquil. The villa is on a busy main road so there is a constant flow of traffic passing by that you can hear loudly from the pool and in the villa if windows or shutters are open. The main road goes uphill past the villa so it is possible for drivers to look down into the pool area which they naturally do.

Secondly there is a farm track by the villa that is used daily so again drivers can look in as they pass the gates you see at the end of the pool area.

Finally beneath the villa there is a family in residence so you have noise of kids, the mother arguing and their cars are parked by those gates to the pool so they look in everytime they come and go. They also have fast food delivery every day so you are disturbed by that. Finally they have a dog that barks a lot and comes into the pool area constantly, twice I had to clear up where the dog had urinated and defecated on the patio by the pool.

This is not what I booked this villa for so therefore am very disappointed.

The villa was also missing a decent selection of kitchen knives and a chopping board plus no pool towels were provided.

The villa is kept really clean with the maid coming in frequently and the owner is very helpful and friendly.

I would not return because the villa did not deliver on privacy or tranquility and I should not have to keep clearing up dog mess when I am holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Jason, thank you very much for choosing our Villa for your stay in Crete and for taking the time to share your recent experience. However, please allow us to also pass you some further feedback on your comments, which would be valuable to comprehend our part also. Regarding the privacy of the property, we would like to state that the Villa is surrounded by a tall fence and cars or people passing outside, are not able to look inside the Villa. Also, the closest road is located 10 meters away and again it's difficult for others to see inside the Villa. As far as quiet of the area is concerned, the Villa is located in a rural area and the road is only a little busy in the mornings as it's a provincial road and not a main road. Finally, regarding the neighbouring Villa, is also a holiday rental. We accept that the neighbours during your stay may have been a bit noisy, but that's not normally the case and we have never received similar complaints from previous guests. As you were in frequent, almost daily, contact with our office and the owner as well, we really wish you would have mentioned all the above issues to us during your stay, as we would have done anything possible to make your stay more comfortable. We greatly appreciate feedback from our guests and constantly strive to achieve the highest quality standards and we would like to let you know that we have already taken action to add the mentioned items to the Villa as well. Allow us also to reassure you that we are all, as a team, seeking to exceed guest expectations staying with us & our main priority is to make all our guests happy and feel at home when staying with us. We thank you once again for your feedback and we look forward to welcoming you to our property again in the near future. Sincerely, ThinkVilla Team.
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5

Blue Villa 1 Perama Crete

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous Villa in an excellent location. Very friendly owner and family. Cleaning lady was also very good. Great place.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Pamela, thank you for kind review regarding our Villa and services! We hope to have the chance to host you again in the future! Best regards, Think Villa Team.
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4

Fantastic pool area

  • 4 of 5

A lovely villa with a great pool and surrounding area.

Kostas the villa owner was so generous with so many gifts of food and drinks and the villa was cleaned and sheets and towels changed by a lovely lady Maria.

Communication with Valia was easy and efficient throughout.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Fiona, we really appreciate your great review and we hope to see you again on your next trip to Crete! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.
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5

Lovely Villa with Amazing Pool Area

  • 5 of 5

We booked the Blue Villa II after speaking with Valia who was prompt and helpful from the outset to my many questions. The main selling point for us was the pool area and we were not in the least disappointed, in fact it was bigger and better than expected with fantastic views over the olive groves and the mountains. Being able to watch the sunset in the evening was the icing on the cake. The villa itself is well equipped and comfortable with quality appliances and everything you could need. The owner and his family were extremely generous, diligent and welcoming. The added maid service was excellent too. Valia was available for our every question and the owners only a phone call away - not that we needed them.

Overall the package from booking through to help with rentals and the accommodation itself was excellent and I can't recommend Think Villa and Blue Villa II enough.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Grant, thank you so much for your kind review and for recommending our villa to other travellers! We hope to have you back soon! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.
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5

Very well appointed property especially swimming pool area with fridge and BBQ

  • 5 of 5

Lovely villa and very nice owner and family who looked after us very well especially the pork chips for BBQ and the home made Greek cake

  • Review Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Gavin, we really appreciate your nice review and we hope to see you again on your next trip to Crete! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.
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5

Brilliant villa, superb host

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at the Barbounis Villa was wonderful. The pool is ideal for recovering from outings, and makes for a lovely backdrop for dining on the patio.

The villa itself is clean, modern and perfect for any type of family holiday, from active to sunworshipper.

Kostas the owner and his two delightful children make you feel v welcome, and react to any issue promptly. We had a lock on a gate break, which was essential for keeping our nosey two year old away from the pool. After alerting Kostas, he arrived within the hour to replace it. He also appeared throughout the week to water plants, and surprise us with desserts and beer.

The only addition I would suggest to the villa would be a book with all the necessary information - how everything works - so that visitors dont have to keep asking Kostas.

Overall a lovely experience. Bravo

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Dylan, thank you for the amazing review and we would really love to host you again in our Villa! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.
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