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Luxury villa Dyonisos with private pool on gated grounds, close by Sisi, Crete

Bedrooms 6
Space 2,906 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights


About the property

Large villa with 6 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms with large garden and built in BBQ

Located on the edge of the village of Sisi, North East Crete , set amongst the olive groves with easy acces to the road . The villa enjoys beautiful views over the villa to the mountains, Set in its own secured grounds, with parking area the villa is far away from the busy holiday resorts yet close enough to take advantage of their facilities for shopping and dining , the village , harbor , beach , shops and restaurant are on a 10 minutes, easy walking distance from the villa.

The villa has 6 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms large open plan with living area, dining area for 12 and fully equipped kitchen. There is also outside dining are for 12 and spacious outside bar with cooling system and built in BBQ.

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Property Manager
Audrey Thomassen
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, German, Russian, Dutch, Greek, Czech
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Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
16 August, 2018

About Audrey Thomassen

Eighteen years ago my husband and I came to Crete for the first time on a holiday. It was love at the first sight and it didn't take too long when we decided to buy a piece of land and built our holiday home. After having enjoyed our own ‘home away’ for a few years and getting to know the local people and the surroundings a little better, we decided to construct a few villas for rent for luxurious holidays. We were convinced that Sisi and its surroundings are ideal for holiday makers that value tranquillity, privacy and comfort. In the meantime other villa owners joined Luxury villas on Crete and started renting their villas through us. Together we make sure that our guests are being taken care in the highest standards and that they spend here on the beautiful island of Crete their unforgettable holiday in lavish, comfortable and luxurious surroundings.

Audrey Thomassen purchased this villa in 2008

Why Audrey Thomassen chose World

The villa is located a unique surrounding , away from the tourism's rush but still very close to amenities , just 10 minutes walking distance from the sea, beach,tavernas, restaurants, bars, beach bars, supermarket and the picturesque harbor of Sisi.

What makes this villa unique

Villa Dyonisos is a luxury , spacious villa ,one can enjoy a family holiday and still have privacy ,as there are plenty of seating area's and lounge area's , you won't feel crowded.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa around the World around the

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Catering available
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2906 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Max. adults: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 24
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • village
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Wet Bar
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 3 - Outdoor Shower
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , with private balcony
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Child Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Single Bed
  • All bedroom are spacious and have comfortable mattresses
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
No Single sex parties under the age of 25 years


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(5 traveller reviews)

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Luxury villa Dyonisos with private pool on gated grounds, close by Sisi, Crete
average rating of 4.8 based on 5 reviews

Wonderful villa in a great location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a week for a family holiday of 11 adults and 1 toddler. The villa was great for our needs. We were met on arrival and 2 of us were taken into the nearby town just so we could see where the main things we would need were which was really useful. The villa had Good size bedrooms with air-con (which was needed) and great living /kitchen area with nice balcony. The pool was a great size and we loved the table outside for eating together as the weather was beautiful.

The walk into town was a nice 10 minute stroll. The supermarket had a good variety of stock and their was a wonderful selection of restaurants to choose from. The girls from luxury villas left a booklet with ones they recommended and these were all wonderful. The girls were so helpful throughout our stay and their office handy for just popping in while at the supermarket.

Everything we needed was in walking distance but we did hire a car for one day to explore a little which is worth doing. Cost of car hire was so cheap.

If we were going back to Crete would definitely use luxury villas again and I would be happy to recommend this villa as we had a fabulous holiday.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful family holiday

  • 4 of 5

Sissi is a wonderful location with ample restaurants to choose from, which are not expensive. Villa Dyonisos is in a quiet location adjoining an olive grove, 15 minute walk from the town. The villa was very comfortable and clean. Audrey made us feel very welcome and nothing was too much trouble. The whole family had a wonderful holiday and would return tomorrow.


  • Review Submitted: 07-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your lovely review, it was great having you and we would be happy to welcome you again in one of our luxury villas. We wish your all the best! Audrey
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Lovely property, great location, excellent service

  • 5 of 5

To give you some context, we were a party of 7 with a 1 year old, 2 people in their 30's and 4 over 65! We had a lovely break in Sisi and found the Villa to be perfect.

The lounge, dining area and kitchen are very spacious with a large balcony overlooking the olive trees - very nice to watch the sunset from. It was also very safe for a 1 year old to crawl round (once we had blocked the stairs off with cushions!).

The bedrooms were very nice - 2 lovely rooms on the top floor, 4 rooms on the bottom floor (the living space is in-between!). I would say air conditioning is a must in Crete and this villa had it in every bedroom.

The outdoor eating area is really good and the bbq excellent. The pool area was nice too.

The location of the villa is perfect. Its a 10 minute walk into the village & if you don't fancy the 10 minutes back its only 5 euros in a taxi - they were always available. The restaurants in the village were very good.

The village beach is very small BUT the beach just beside the nearby ancient palace is one of the best we have ever been to and is a 5 minute drive.

Finally, Audrey and Eva were superb throughout our stay - making sure we had everything we need, giving us recommendations. Its lovely to know that you have someone to help you just in case you need it!

I hope you find this review helpful!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Family Lees Thank you for your kind words, we are truly happy you have enjoyed your stay so much and are already looking forward into welcoming you back next summer Best Wishes, Audrey & Eva
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Amazing Villa!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 12, ranging in age from 13 to 78 stayed in Villa Dionysus for 6 glorious days and absolutely loved it!! The villa was spacious and well-equipped and the air-conditioning offered in the bedrooms was such a nice feature after a hot day in the sun! We loved the outdoor grilling area complete with bar, fridge, and wonderful table with enough seating for all of us where we enjoyed several family meals. The close proximity to town allowed us to walk in to enjoy the shops and restaurants. The property was very beautiful and well-maintained. Audrey was wonderful to offer us suggestions of places to visit. We would return here in a minute and highly recommend Villa Dionysus to other travellers! Our only regret was not staying longer!

  • Review Submitted: 05-Aug-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear family King Thank you very much for your kind words, it was our pleasure having you as our guests . Very happy to hear that you have enjoyed your stay so much at our villa Dyonisos Kind Regards Audrey Thomassen
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Fab Villa for a group

  • 5 of 5

The Villa was perfect for our group of 12 people - lots of living space and well equipped. Lovely Pool area with plenty of sunbeds for everyone and the outside kitchen with BBQ area was fantastic. Audrey and her team were brilliant - very accommodating and helpful throughout our stay - which was absolutely perfect!

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jul-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind words and thank you for your trust and staying with us , maybe we can welcome you back again in the future , Best wishes to all , Kind Regards , Audrey
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Nearest Airport
35 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
700 Metres
plenty of bars in Sisi
Nearest Ferry
40 Kilometres
Heraklion port
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Hersonisos golf
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
National road
Nearest Restaurant
600 Metres
Liofti and Neromilous
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Bufos beach
Car: not necessary

Villa Dyonisos - Relax in quality comfortable surroundings.

Villa Dyonisos has been build to the highest standards were no expenses have been spared. Located in a beautiful olive grove on just 10 minutes, easy walking distance from the lovely village of Sisi and the sea.

accommodation bedrooms :6 large bedrooms, 4 double rooms, 2 singles rooms , room for a baby cot , 12 adults + 1 or two babies

Two bathrooms, with bath . shower , toilet and basin, extra outside shower.

Set on 2000m2 of private, gated grounds, 50m2 swimming pool, large garden, outside dining area for 12, large bar with professional cooling systems , stone BBQ and great views.

Ideal for a family holiday

The villa is serviced to a premium standard during your stay with all linen , towels, wifi,A/C and cleaning included in the price

the villa consist of 3 levels, the top floor has two double bedrooms with 1 bathroom

the middle floor consists of a large open plan living and kitchen area, 2 veranda's and exit to the garden and pool ,

The lower floor consists of 4 bedrooms, 2 double , 2 singels, large bathroom , laundry room


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa around the World,

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
July - August 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
September - October 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
November 2018
1 Nov 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
March - April 2019
1 Mar 2019 - 30 Apr 2019
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
May- June 2019
1 May 2019 - 30 Jun 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
July- August 2019
1 Jul 2019 - 31 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
September - October 2019
1 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £446.43

25% deposit by reservation via banktransfer or PayPal

Manager'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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