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50m2 pool, table tennis, children's pool, close to shops! Stunning Views!

Bedrooms 5
Space 2,690 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, gym, BBQ facilities, bicycles & toys available!

Let us introduce you to Alonia Villa and walk you through it, step by step, allowing you to picture yourselves spending your holiday here and get all the details you need! Alonia Villa is a brand new, luxurious, high quality standards Villa, located in a beautiful location near Rethymno! Standing on an elevated area of two acres, at the picturesque Melidoni village, the Villa overlooks the surrounding area and small hills, offering an unobstructed, magnificent view to the nearby olive groves, trees and clear blue sky.



Getting out of the Villa a large tile paved terrace welcomes you and awaits to offer you a unique summer experience! A wonderful 50m2 swimming pool, with its depth varying from 0.90 to 1.5 meters, is located in front of stairs leading to the terrace and it provokes you to dive at once! The pool area is equipped with sun beds and umbrellas, where you can sunbathe all day long, enjoying the hot greek sun! A large, comfortable can also be found in the garden, as well as a garden swing!

A few steps away a 10 sq. m. children’s pool, 60 cm deep, promises a lot of fun for our little guests and less worries for you! Your kids, will also have fun playing at the 50m2 lawn covered area next to the pool, providing outdoor toys! Furthermore, three bicycles, a ping pong table and a table football are also at the disposal of our young guests!

To make things even better, a big, shaded dining area for 10 guests, BBQ facilities and traditional wood oven, are also available at the terrace, giving you ample opportunity for al fresco dining or just relaxing outdoors. You can make a meal by steaks on the grill and freshly baked bread!

Additionally, a lovely, rocky built, botanical garden exits by the BBQ area, feeling the air with country side aromas and scents. Another siting area, under the shades of the trees, invites you to take a sit and have a refreshing drink or glass of wine, letting the summer breeze cool you down.


This marvellous Villa extends in 210 sq. m., each and every one of which show attention to detail, good taste and create a harmonious ambience, making it the ultimate vacation home for you, your friends and family!

A large living room featuring a beautiful open space, modernly and discreetly decorated with a modern fireplace, which adds a nice touch. An enormous sofa corner sofa for the whole family, where you can relax and have fun watching your favourite movie on the DVD player or playing your favourite Playstation game on the 50’ Samsung flat-screen TV. Besides the siting area, there’s a fully equipped kitchen of contemporary design and two counters, ideal to prepare your homemade meals! Also, a chic, blue and white dining area for ten people is next to the kitchen. Double doors from the living room, dining area and the kitchen offer access to a large, perimetrical veranda with patio furniture, as well as to the pool terrace, just by descending a some stairs. A shared, family bathroom with shower cabin and a washing machine is also available.

Green Suite

This suite features a large double bed (1.60X2.00), a 32’ LG wall TV, an en-suite bathroom with a shower. and an extra siting area, with a small table and two armchairs in front of a spectacular arched wall, covered with long windows, offering a stunning view of the surrounding area.

Red Suite

The Red Suite of Alonia Villa also features a Double Bed (1.40X2.00), a 32’ LG wall TV and offers access to a separate balcony with an extra siting area and fabulous views of the area. The Green and Red Suites share a spacious bathroom with a Jacuzzi bathtub.

Purple Suite

The Purple Suite has a Super King Size Bed (1.80X2.00) that could also be used as two single beds (0.90X2.00), a 32’ LG wall TV, an en-suite bathroom with shower cabin and double doors that offer access to the exterior of the Villa.

Turquoise Suite

The fourth suite of Alonia Villa is also equipped with a Super King Size Bed (1.80X2.00) that could also be used as two single beds (0.90X2.00), a 32’ LG wall TV and an en-suite bathroom with shower cabin. It also opens to a balcony with a siting area and amazing views.

Pink Suite

Like the previous two suites, the Pink suite has a Super King Size Bed (1.80X2.00) that could also be used as two single beds (0.90X2.00), a 32’ LG wall TV, an en-suite bathroom with shower cabin and its own balcony with a relaxing outdoor area.

All of the Suites are air conditioned and have a small boudoir, bed side tables and a wardrobe.

Property Notes:

- Welcome basket included, courtesy of the owner.

- Quality bathroom towels, pool towels, bed linen, covers and blankets are provided.

- Housekeeping, towels and linen changes once per week.

- Pool and garden cleaning twice per week.

- Baby cot and high chair available.

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

- Free, shaded parking space inside the villa premises.

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

- All in-house electronics are available, including a dishwasher, top mount fridge with freezer, blender, electric stove, kettle, toaster, sandwich maker, microwave, coffee maker, food processor, deep fryer, egg boiler, washing machine, hair dryer, flat screen TVs with satellite reception, CD and DVD players, Playstation 3 console, bluetooth dock station, iron and iron board. A safety security box and a first aid kit also provided.

- Gym equipment, including a static bicycle, weights and a treadmill are also available at the exterior area of the Villa.

- All doors and windows have mosquito screens.

- 24h/7days ThinkVilla concierge service included.

EOT (Ellinikos Organismos Tourismou - issued by the Greek tourist board) licence number: 1041Κ91003134601.

Distances to Important Locations:

Mini market, Tavern & Cafe: 300 meters

Super markets & shops: 4 Km (Perama town)

Panormos Beach: 10 Km

Rethymno Port & Town: 30.8 Km

Heraklion International Airport: 65 Km

Chania International Airport: 98.6 Km

Renting a car is essential to explore the nearby villages and unique sandy beach locations!

More Details

Property Manager
Valia Kokkinou
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Greek
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 August, 2018

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 return to my birthplace, the wonderful town of Rethymno.

I have recently created a brand new company, Think Villa, based in 97 Gerakari str, P.C.:74100, Rethymno, Crete, Greece, 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 have 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!

Your hosts and me personally, will take care of all the details of your holiday 7 days per week responsible for your day to day needs – from special dietary requirements to making recommendations and reservations!

Prior to your arrival, I will get in touch with you to arrange all details regarding your stay! Your flight details and telephone number would be very much appreciated, in case I need to contact you! Also, please let me know if you have any special requests!

At your arrival day, your hosts will be waiting for you, in order to welcome you and give you all the relevant information about the villa and the area! It goes without saying that I will be on the other end of the line if you need any further information or assistance during your stay!

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 Melidoni

Melidoni village has a supermarket, kiosks, small regional cafes and local restaurants where you can taste the unique cretan cuisine, as well as a petrol station. A great base to discover the varied countryside and the nearby cities and beaches. Also, Melidoni Cave, just 2 Kms away is worth visiting! Just 10 minutes away from Panormos sandy beaches!

What makes this villa unique

Alonia Villa is a brand new, marvellous Villa, with 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, one with a jacuzzi bathtub, amazing 50m2 pool, round children's pool of 10m2, tile covered terrace with BBQ facilities, outdoor dining areas, stunning views, very spacious living room with fireplace, fully equipped kitchen and dining area, gym equipment and kids toys! Walking distance (200 meters) to a mini market, tavern & cafe! Ideal for families and friends looking for exclusive holidays!


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Melidoni in Mylopotamos

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2690 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • rural
  • town
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , en-suite, Purple Suite
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , en-suite, Turquoise Suite
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , shared
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi , shared between the Green & Red Suites
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , en-suite, Pink Suite
  • 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!
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Purple Suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , en-suite bathroom with shower cabin, could be 2 single beds
    Turquoise Suite - 2 Single Bed , en-suite bathroom, balcony, could be 1 double bed
    Red Suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , shared bathroom with jacuzzi, balcony
    Pink Suite - 2 Single Bed , en-suite bathroom, balcony, could be 1 double bed
    Living Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Two more guests can sleep on the sofa in the living room.
    Green Suite - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot , shared bathroom with jacuzzi tub, sitting area
  • 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!
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Table Football
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...
  • 3 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • 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
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
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!


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50m2 pool, table tennis, children's pool, close to shops! Stunning Views!
average rating of 5.0 based on 29 reviews

Fabulous large house in gorgeous village

  • 5 of 5

The hosts were so welcoming and were on hand to answer any questions. The house had everything we needed and couldn't ask for more. I would 100% recommend this villa for a family holiday.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Absolutely perfect

  • 5 of 5

Amazing (quiet, but near beautiful beaches) location. Perfect villa for our needs. Wonderful hosts. Also recommend Fly Yachts Cruises from Rethymno for 1/2 or whole day cruises.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Brigit, thank you for giving us a perfect rating and we hope to welcome you again in our Villa! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.
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Beautiful villa for fun and relaxation.

  • 5 of 5

Arriving to see just how good the villa was was amazing but then finding out there was a home cooked meal prepared by the owners was even better. Especially as we were arriving late.

Each room is unique with it's own balcony and tasteful decoration. It was perfect for our group of 7 adults and 2 children.

Outdoors the gardens are immaculate and provide many different areas for either socialising or relaxing in private in sun or shade. There are lots of butterflies and birds to spot as well as the nightly gecko hunt with the kids.

We spent most of our time at the villa as it had everything we needed but the nearest beaches are only 10 minutes drive away and there are also some nearby places of interest worth visiting. Melidoni cave (which you can see from the villa) and the village of Margrites are both recommended.

In the local village, both the tavernas are very welcoming and the food excellent. The newly launched "Carob and Olive" is highly recommended. There is also a decent shop for most daily provisions (check out the dinky ice creams) and for everything else the nearby town of Perama has everything else you need.

We really enjoyed using the pizza oven and barbecue for cooking meals together and wood and charcoal were provided. The pool was cleaned daily and the villa cleaned midweek with fresh sheets and towels as well as a bonus cake (again provided by the owners).

All in all this was a perfect location for a family holiday due to the attention to detail made by the family who own the villa. We would all highly recommend and would definitely visit again.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Richard, thank you for this amazing review and we would really love to host you again in our Villa! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.
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Amazing in every way!

  • 5 of 5

Alonia Villa could not have been a more perfect setting for our family vacation! An amazingly beautiful home with incredible attention to detail! And, our hosts were incredible, preparing meals and providing advice around how best to enjoy our time in Crete. We enjoyed lounging around the pool, playing foosball, and taking a short stroll into the village for an amazing meal. The location of the villa is positioned well to enjoy many of the surrounding attractions (though you may have a hard time pulling yourself away from the pool!) If I could give this place 100 stars, I would!

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Tim, 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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lovely villa in secluded hillside with all that you need

  • 5 of 5

The owners and their two adult children were delightful in assisting us and making sure everything was in order. The children both speak English. The pool, garden, pizza oven and BBQ were lovely, cleaned daily by the owner Costas. There was table tennis, table football, gym equipment, two kids bikes and inflatables for the kids with play station and games indoors. A welcome food basket and a cooked supper awaited us on arrival! We had a mid week clean and another gift of cake, walnuts from the garden and herbs dried from the garden. There were oranges, lemons, pomegranates, herbs and walnuts all to picked for use - really lovely. The rooms were lovely and each with a bathroom and TV and aircon. the weather was too cold for the pool but it did look inviting! It was an hours drive to the airport at Heraklion and it was central on the north coast so we managed to travel west, east and south within 1 1/2 hours. Easily sleeps 10 in the 5 bedrooms , 3 of which were twin bedded. The guest book said they provide stuff for babies and the enormous settee in the large lounge would easily sleep another 2. We enjoyed our stay thanks. Loved the log fire at night.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Susan, thank you so much for taking the time to leave such an amazing review about your stay in our Villa! We are glad you had a comfortable stay and we are looking forward to welcome you back! Best regards, Think Villa Team.
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Spacious and well appointed villa idyllically situated on edge of small traditional Cretan Village

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic villa in an idyllic and tranquil rural setting

  • Review Submitted: 30-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear David, thank you for giving us a perfect rating and we hope to welcome you again in our Villa! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.
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Nearest Airport
65 Kilometres
Heraklion International Airport
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
Rethymno Port
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
NR Heraklion/Rethymno/Chania
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Nearest Beach
7 Kilometres
Panormos sandy Beach
Car: recommended

Melidoni is a village near Panormo, which lies on the south coast and still close enough to main highways to reach a wide range of destinations.

The village has a mini market, a regional cafe and a local restaurant where you can taste the unique cretan cuisine, all within 200 meters walking distance. A great base to discover the varied countryside and the nearby cities and beaches.

A visit is the nearby Melidoni Cave (2 minutes away by car) is worth making due to the archeological findings, some of which are exhibited in the Archeological Museum of Rethymnon. Moreover, the cave has played a tragic role in the history of Cretan revolution against the Turks, in 1824.

Additionally, Perama town, which is a 7 minute drive is very close too and it offers all the facilities and amenities one would need like well-stocked mini-markets, post office, pharmacy, a doctor’s office, a butcher's shop and bakery as well(hot, fresh bread every morning from 9 am). Furthermore there is a good selection of cafes and excellent traditional tavernas.

Moreover, he beautiful sandy beaches of Bali are the ones closest to the Villa, just 10 minutes away by car.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Melidoni, Crete

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
High Season
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
Mid season
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
Low season
1 Oct 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
Low Season
1 Dec 2018 - 31 May 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
Mid Season
1 Jun 2019 - 30 Jun 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
High Season
1 Jul 2019 - 31 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
Mid Season
1 Sep 2019 - 30 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
Low Season
1 Oct 2019 - 30 Nov 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

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.

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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