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Private pool with jacuzzi, walking distance to shops, picturesque village!

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,012 sq. ft.
Property type villa


About the property

Spacious villa with BBQ facilities! Close to Rethymno town!

Nestled in the traditional village of Chromonastiri, close to Rethymno town, lies Sokaki Villa II, a unique Villa for those seeking an authentic summer experience in a picturesque village. This amazing Villa keeps alive the Cretan building style and takes you to another era, with its beautifully restored iron beds, wooden furniture and ceilings, while providing all modern comforts at the same time. Within walking distance to a mini market and tavernas, makes your holiday as easy as it gets and you will only have to leave the village when you wish to visit other villages or go to the beach!


Outdoor Area

The exterior of Sokaki Villa II boasts a fabulous swimming pool of 4X5 meters and 1.50 m depth, which with the push of a button, operate as a Jacuzzi tub as well (not heated)! A unique spot for refreshment and loosening up! The private pool terrace is also equipped with sun beds, parasols, outdoor shower, lawn covered area and BBQ facilities. Additionally, an outdoor, shaded chill-out space featuring patio furniture, ideal for alfresco dining and all day long relaxation, completes the picture of your holiday dream. Share some unforgettable moments with your friends and family and have fun!


Sokaki Villa II covers 187 sq. m. in its two levels and offers delightful accommodation for up to 9 people in 4 beautifully appointed bedrooms. The design is an inspired fusion of contemporary and rustic style with elements of traditional Cretan architecture.

Ground Floor

Entering the Villa guests will find the open-plan, dining table and living room area, with a comfortable corner sofa and an open fireplace, where you could enjoy watching your favourite movie on the DVD player, or pick a film or a book from the ones available there. Across the dining area, under a lovely stone arch, you’ll find the fully equipped kitchen with an extra dining area. Both living room and kitchen areas open up to the outdoor sitting area and provide direct access to the pool and terrace area. Furthermore, one double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with a Jacuzzi shower cabin can also be found on this level.

First Floor

Some stairs above, are located the remaining three bedrooms, one with a semi-double bed and two with two single beds each, all offering balcony access, to a pergola covered, shaded large veranda with siting area. Finally, a family bathroom with a Jacuzzi bathtub is available on this floor.

Property Notes:

- Welcome basket upon arrival, courtesy of the owner, including a bottle of wine, as well as raki and olive oil, produced by the owners.

- Bath and pool towels, bed linen, 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. Stroller and kids toys available upon request.

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

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

- Free public parking space 50 meters from the Villa.

- All in-house electronics are available, including a flat-screen TV with satellite reception, TVs in the bedrooms, DVD player, large fridge with freezer, electric stove, kettle, toaster, cooking utensils, espresso coffee machine, food processor, juice maker, washing machine, iron and iron board.

- 24h/7days ThinkVilla concierge service included.

More Details

Property Manager
Valia Kokkinou
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Greek
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
15 January, 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 Chromonastiri

Chromonastiri is a picturesque cretan village, classified as a preserved and traditional heritage site of great cultural value, located just 9 Kms away from the city of Rethymnon. Two traditional tavernas, cafe and mini market are within walking distance and it's well located near the city of Rethymno! Convenient location for reaching the highway leading to Chania and Heraklion cities.

What makes this villa unique

Sokaki Villa II is a beautiful 4 bedroom Villa, with jacuzzi in the private swimming pool, jacuzzi bathtub and shower cabin, lawn covered terrace, BBQ facilities and outdoor dining and relaxing areas! Walking distance to tavernas and mini market! It is difficult to find a villa which can provide you so many options in a great location with amazing views,close to the beach and the city of Rethymno. We believe that our villa has all the advantages for unforgettable moments!


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Chromonastiri in Rethymno

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2012 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • resort
  • 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 ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , en-suite, Jacuzzi shower cabin, ground floor
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi , Jacuzzi bathtub, first floor
  • 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!
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot , Ground floor, en-suite bathroom with a Jacuzzi shower cabin
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , semi-double bed, first floor
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , First Floor
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , First Floor
  • 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 ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • 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
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
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!


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Nearest Airport
76.7 Kilometres
Chania International Airport
Nearest Barpub
9.5 Kilometres
Rethymno Town
Nearest Ferry
9.5 Kilometres
Rethymno Port
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
National Road
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Nearest Beach
7 Kilometres
Rethymno sandy beach
Car: necessary

Sokaki Villa is located in the picturesque village of Chromonastiri and is within walking distance from many taverna’s options, as wells as a well stocked mini market and traditional cafes. It has been classified as a preserved and traditional heritage site of great cultural value and it’s considered as one of the most important historic settlements of Rethymno. Chromonastiri means 'Colour Monastery' after the Byzantine church dating from the 11th century.

Within this pretty village there are numerous stone paths, historic alleys, buildings with Venetian architectural elements are scattered in the village, but the most imposing building is the so-called Villa Claudio, a magnificent mansion, which has been restored and now houses an Army museum.

Furthermore, a 5X5 football field and a children’s playground exist in the village. Additionally, its location and surrounding area makes it a perfect destination for a relaxing holiday close to nature!

Rethymno town, which is 15 minutes away by car, offers all the amenities guests will need, such as supermarkets, pharmacies, banks and ATM machines, restaurants, cafes and bars, a post office.

Chromonastiri is also ideally located 10 minutes away by car from the beautiful sandy beach of Rethymno and it’s offered as a great base for exploring the nearby villages! The Mili Gorge, a wonderful leafy area, can be found 5 minutes away by car, along the Amari Road. There are also a several small ponds and a picnic area. Additionally, Roussospiti village, next to Chromonastiri, also a a preserved and traditional settlement, offers two traditional tavernas, playground, a cafe and mini market.

Furthermore, in the nearby village of Saint Irene (Agia Irini) there is the homonymous old Monastery, which is considered to date back to the 14th century.

Additionally, from the village you can easily reach the highway leading to Chania and Heraklion cities.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Chromonastiri, Crete

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Low season
1 Dec 2017 - 30 Apr 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Mid season
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
1 Jul 2018 - 24 Jul 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Low min stay
25 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Mid season
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Low season
1 Oct 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night

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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