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Unique sea views, private pool terrace, close to great beaches & restaurants! - Villa Anemone, unique sea views, full privacy, pool & garden!

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 861 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

Description

Villa Anemone, unique sea views, full privacy, pool & garden!

Dream Villa Anemone is a luxurious, one bedroom villa and can accommodate up to 4 adults and a baby. The Villa boasts a 7X4 private pool and offers amazing sea views from the terrace! It's located just 2 kms aways from the beach and restaurants!


About the property

Dream Villas,magnificent views

Dream Villas are three luxurious Villas, that stand majestically in the imposing cliff-side of Bali village, built in 2014 in modern architectural style, waiting to offer you unforgettable holiday moments and comfortable accommodation. All the villas are elegantly and stylishly furnished inside and out, decorated in luxurious taste with all conveniences one could wish for.

Each Villa (75 sq. m.) is designed in the ground floor, based on an open-plan style, for your better comfort, which is also the most suitable for children. Each Villa features a cosy double bedroom with balcony access, a comfortable living room with a double sofa (that could accommodate two more people), a fully equipped open plan kitchen with dining table and a spacious bathroom. The living room opens to a big balcony, with a pergola that provides another shaded sitting area with sea views! Villa Anemone also has an open fireplace in the living room area.

A few steps below the veranda, guests will find themselves in the villa’s private swimming pool (Size: 7x4m, Depth:1.40-1.50m and 0.50m for the children) and large sunbathing terrace of 100 sq. m. featuring lawn covered areas, poolside shower, sun loungers and parasols. The terrace overlooks the blue Cretan Sea and mountains and offers magnificent sunset views. Also, an outdoor dining area and BBQ facilities are also available, so you have he chance to prepare your meals and dine outdoors, enjoying the magical ambience and absolute privacy!

Last but not least, this complex is well-linked and offers easy access to a lovely sandy beach after a short 10 minutes walk on a picturesque pathway through the village. Ten minutes on foot or by bike into lively town for dining, shopping, tennis, playground, and clubs. Lively town, great option for couples with young children and friends!

Property Notes

- Welcome basket with basic provisions included, courtesy of the owner.

- Towels, pool towels, bed linen and bathrobes provided.

- Housekeeping, towels and linen changes twice per week.

- Sun beds and umbrellas available. Pool towels provided.

- Baby cot and high chair available if needed.

- All in-house electronics are available, including a washing machine, CD and DVD players, hair dryer, dishwasher, flat screen 40’ flat screen TV with satellite reception, electrical stove, large oven, fridge with freezer, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, kettle, iron and iron board.

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

- Complimentary free Wi-Fi coverage is included.

- Pool cleaning twice a week.

- The garden and grounds are maintained by a local gardener.

- Private parking place.

- 24h/7days ThinkVilla concierge service included.

- Possibility to rent all the three villas for big groups of friends or families, upon availability!

EOT (Ellinikos Organismos Tourismou - issued by the Greek tourist board) licence number: 1041Κ91003001601.

More Details

Property Manager
Valia Kokkinou
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Greek
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 September, 2017

About Valia Kokkinou

My name is Valia Kokkinou and Ι am a property manager, based in the wonderful town of Rethymno, Crete. Me and my colleagues 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!

Valia Kokkinou purchased this villa in 2014

Why Valia Kokkinou chose Rethymnon area

Great holiday complex in an ideal place, which offers a great sandy beach locations, restaurants by the sea, shops and great sea views with outmost privacy!

What makes this villa unique

Dream Villas offer great sea views. Each villa has a private pool and BBQ facilities.

Guestbook comments from the manager

The "Dream Villas" are the place to be in Crete!!!

We had a great time with Valia and the Owners of the Villa. Firstly Valia organized everything without any problems and we could call her any time if we would have any problems. Thank you Valia, we really were in good hands. Secondly the owners of the Villa are the most friendly and helpfully people we've met. They were so bothered to keep us our privacy and let us feel comfortable, we even didn't wanted to leave this place.

The Villa is beautiful and big and the garden with your private pool is even bigger. So we also enjoyed a lot to stay at home. Everyday we started the day with this awesome view you have from each balcony at the villa.

We can recommend this place and for us it was one of the greatest time we could have. And this is not only because the island is great, but also because we had the best place to stay!

Thank you so much for all your effort and giving us the best holidays we could have!
May 2014
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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 Vlichada in Mylopotamos

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 861 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • resort
  • rural
  • town
  • village
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Holiday Complex
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 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:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Living Room - 2 Sofa bed/Futon
    Double Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot , with balcony
  • One double bedroom with a cot available, and two real sofa beds, comfortable to sleep two adults or children in the living area. Please note that each villa could comfortable accomodate up to 4 adults and one baby!
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • 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
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Additional Services Upon Request, at extra charge: Baby sitter, Private Chef, Pastry Cook, Massage, Personal trainer, Spa treatments, Yoga private lessons, House pre-stock, Regional Breakfast, Boat Trips, Car rental, Babysitting, Airport transfer, Tour guide, Activities and excursions, Additional cleaning and linen changes, Personal Laundry service, Traditional cooked food delivery, Personal driver, Doctor on Call, Security, Delivery of Personal Shopping, Organising and planning a special event (wedding, birthday, anniversary, etc.) and anything else that you might think!

Reviews

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Villa Anemone, unique sea views, full privacy, pool & garden!
average rating of 4.95 based on 23 reviews
5

Immaculate property, fantastic views and wonderful hosts.

  • 5 of 5

So good you don't really want to tell anyone else about it.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

A wonderful way to spend our honeymoon!

  • 5 of 5

My new husband and I had such an amazing time here and we would both highly recommend it. Yes, it is a bit of a steep drive/ walk up the hillside to reach the villa but once you get there my word it is worth it! The villa itself is beautiful, with all the amenities you need and the welcome package of fresh fruit, cheese, olives, bread, wine and, of course, raki, were a lovely surprise! The views from the balcony are incredible and it was lovely just to sit with a cold glass of wine in hand in the early evening and look out at the beautiful blue sea. The pool may not satisfy serious swimmers but I spent many hours happily reading a book while standing in the pool and resting on the edge. The owners are incredibly kind and helpful, and were in contact throughout our stay to make sure we had everything we needed. Both their sons work at the bar Porto Paradiso in the village and are great guys, really friendly and happy to chat to you. This became our regular stop at the end of the night for a cold beer or cocktail (or two) before heading back up the hill.

The beaches around Bali are very nice - the sea is clear and calm (especially in the beaches a bit further round where they are more sheltered) and although they are covered in loungers and umbrellas even in high season they didn't feel crowded or overly busy. There are nice tavernas at each beach for a quick bite or drink at lunch.

We ate out twice a day most days (it was our honeymoon afterall) and so tried a large number of the local tavernas. The food is very similar at most of them, with the traditional Greek dishes such as souvlaki, kleftiko, moussaka, Greek salad and gyros available at most places, but you can also find suckling pig on a spit and some wonderful fresh fish. Many of the tavernas have wonderful views overlooking the bay - perfect for a sunset drink.

If you prefer to cater for yourselves there are plenty of supermarkets (they call themselves this, they are really mini markets) which should have everything you need in the village. We hired a car but also made good use of the little train that runs an hourly circuit around the village to get to the further bays which are quite a walk away.

We had a couple of days out at Rethymno and Heraklion to get a (little) bit of culture but for us this was the perfect lounging honeymoon - great villa, great beaches, great food, great beer, great service! We would definitely come back!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Elizabeth , thank you so much for taking the time to write such an amazing review about our Villa! It was our pleasure having you as guests! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.
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5

High standard, with all you could require for a very relaxing holiday.

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we booked until the day we left, we did not fail to be impressed with the level of service received from both the owners and their rental agent.

The villa was exactly as expected and the setting was just what we were looking for, peaceful but not remote.

The pool was a godsend in the heat of the day and a perfect size for two.

Bali was quieter than we expected and as a result we spent a number of afternoons there lingering over a long, leisurely lunch.

I would recommend this Villa for couples without hesitation and would love to visit again. Thanks to the owners and Valia for making our first visit to Crete so memorable.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Dawn, thank you for taking the time to review your stay in our Villa and we really appreciate your lovely comments! We hope to have the chance to host you again in the future! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.
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5

Fabulous villa, fabulous location

  • 5 of 5

The villa is fabulous, still new and shiny and the build, fittings (windows - all with fly screens- doors, kitchen, etc) all to a very high standard. The gardens are excellent, immaculate and very well maintained. Just outside the garden, lots of trees with birds and wildlife and the flowers in the garden attracted butterflies. The entrance drive looks great, but is a little tight the first time you go in, in a large 4-wheeler, but we got used to it! The view from the garden and terrace are amazing day and night. The pool is not huge but big enough for two. It doesn't have a deep end so not good for diving. Pool cleaned every morning. Garden also has loungers and parasols. Villa Anemone also has a barbecue. Villa cleaned and linen changed midweek. TV in lounge with Satellite and a TV in the bedroom; Greek channels but we found UK and US programmes with the original sound and Greek sub-titles, but you don't go to Crete to watch TV. Wifi was good - we had two iPads and two phones connected. Excellent air-conditioning. There is a safe. The hosts were very nice and friendly and greeted us when we arrived, and left us a welcome pack of cheese, olives, bread, wine, tea, coffee, etc; brought us some home grown vegetables during the week; and came to say goodbye when we left. Bali is a good half hour walk down, probably more coming back up-hill especially in the heat (or heels!) but the local taxi company (the owners gave us the card - Vasilis Maris ++30 6986 272886) was very helpful pleasant and cheap. Bali is a quirky resort, very long, twisty, up and down, and narrow, but a good choice of restaurants and bars for all tastes and prices. Especially try the old town/harbour and Evita Bay. Beaches vary in quality and crowded-ness, so it depends what you like; some water sports and kiddies water inflatables, etc. But with such a lovely villa, gardens, terrace and pool you are happy at home to be honest. We had a car and explored beaches along the coast between Bali and Rethymno; and the south coast, Plakias, Shinaria, Amoudi, Damnoni, etc. We found a lovely taverna on the road towards Rethymno, less than five minutes drive, on top of a hill and curve in the road; fabulous views towards Bali, decent food. The villa owners son Manos, works in a bar/restaurant called Porto Paradiso where we ended up most nights for a night-cap. And his brother was also there during his break from national service. Would we recommend it? We most certainly would.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Graham, hank you so much for recommending our villa to other travellers and we hope to have you back soon! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.
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5

Beautiful villa

  • 5 of 5

Our second visit! If you want total peace and quiet, this is the place for you! Beautiful views, surrounded by stunning mountains, a beautifully kept garden surrounds the property with plenty of sitting / eating / sunbathing space. The pool is not overlooked at all. Inside, the villa is immaculately kept, with plenty space for sitting indoors. Bali itself has lots of restaurants to choose from and mini supermarkets for essentials. A day trip to Chania and Rethymnon are well worth doing and also a drive inland for more mountainous scenery. We love this bolt hole and would not hesitate to return.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Dominic, thank you so much for your wonderful review and for visiting our Villa for the second time! :-) It was really nice hosting you again and thank you for recommending our villa to other travellers and we hope to have you back soon! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.
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5

Perfect Villa

  • 5 of 5

We had an absolutely lovely stay in their Villa despite a bit of variable weather and being out of season and the local town closing down. Just supermarkets left open really.The villa has everything you could need and is all new. Ideal kitchen with all you could need, a lovely Veranda to sit out with nice furniture and a gorgeous pool area with nice beds and an amazing 360 view of the sea and mountains.Perfect for the second half of the week when the sun shone.

We did come in the first week in November and Bali had basically closed down. It made us explore a little more and meant we did see maybe more than we would have had it all remained open. Rethimno was worth a visit even in torrential rain and was all open and a bit busier with many places to eat and drink. We did take to the hills in the car to get to one or two smaller villages and had fun?! driving back in the dark on dark and very windy roads.

And do try the local Taverna on the way back up the hill from Bali. Looks a little on its own but when we did venture in they were so friendly, the food was good and about 10 euros cheaper than every where else we ate.

All the booking arrangements were really well handled by Valia and at the property Michael and his Mum couldn't have been nicer or more helpful. Towels etc changed mid week (with home made cakes) and a lovely few items supplied in the fridge etc on arrival.

A lovely chilled week was had and maybe next time we would come a month earlier to see Bali at its best.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Chris, thank you so much for taking the time to write such a fantastic review about your stay in our Villa! We are really glad you enjoyed your holiday and you are welcome back any time! Best Regards, ThinkVilla Team.
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Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Heraklion International Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Bali
Nearest Ferry
23 Kilometres
Rethymno
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
EO Rethymnou/Herakliou/Chaniwn
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
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Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Bali
Car: recommended

Dream Villas are located just 3 minutes away, by car, from Bali village which was a small fishing village, but over the years has become a charming touring village, overlooking the little fishing harbour and the sea. It is a very attractive and romantic place, combining sea and mountains. Life is easy going enjoying the sun and the clear calm sea at a number of sandy and shingly beaches. Bali is a modern seaside resort, which offers a large choice of taverns ,restaurants, a bakery, an ATM machine, super markets, a butchery and cheese shop, as well as a wide variety of little shops, diving school, bars and discos. 

Bali is accessible from any part of the island. It is ideal for family and romantic holidays. Bali has four beaches, which are formed in sandy coves with nice greenish waters. The beaches are almost always calm, since the direction of Bali is western. They all are suitable for children and well organised. Moreover, buses from Heraklion and Rethymnon run to Bali.  Furthermore, from the local harbour, excursion boats run daily to Rethymnon. The passengers have the chance to admire a unique coastline with beautiful caves and rock formations.

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.

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