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Private pool 35m2, panoramic sea & country side views, 5' from the beach & shops - Dimokritos Villa II, a homestay experience!

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

Description

Dimokritos Villa II, a homestay experience!

Dimokritos Villa II, is a two level villa, that can accommodate up to 8 guests in its 3 bedrooms. The Villa also has 2 bathrooms, a private pool, with special children's compartment, playground and BBQ facilities!


About the property

Dimokritos Villas!

Dimokritos Villas are three brand new, modern Villas, located in the village of Aggeliana, beautifully appointed in the Cretan country side, offering magnificent views of the surrounding area, the nearby hills, as well as the sea at the horizon.

Dimokritos Villas are just 3 km away from the picturesque settlement and the sandy, organised beaches of Geropotamos, ideal for family holidays! Also, a selection of cafes, tavernas, gift shops, mini markets and ATM machine are available in Panormo. Also, for those who enjoy hiking there is a country path of 1,5 km leading to Panormos, but it’s advisable to cross it only by day!

Layout

Each one of Dimokritos Villas is a 100 m2 Villa, consisted of two levels, which can accommodate up to 8 guests in it’s 3 bedrooms. The Villas are tastefully decorated with furniture of modern design, chosen carefully in order to make your self-catered vacation as easy and comfortable as possible!

Ground Floor

As you enter Dimokritos Villas you will find yourselves in a lovely open-plan space, featuring the living room with an open fireplace and two cosy sofas, where two guests can be accommodated. The fully equipped kitchen with a dining area is right next to the living room, so the whole family can spend some time together, while relaxing or preparing your meals! Both the living room and kitchen areas offer direct access to the shaded veranda, swimming pool and lawn covered terrace. Additionally, one of the Villa’s bedrooms, boosting a double, is located on the ground floor, along with a family bathroom with a shower. Furthermore, this level of Dimokritos Villas is suitable for people with special needs and it’s wheelchair accessible.

First Floor

A few steps above, the remaining two bedrooms of the Villas can be found, each one with two single beds. In one of the bedrooms the two beds can also be used as a double bed. All bedrooms and the living room are air-conditioned and are airy and sunny all day long. Both bedrooms open up to a large veranda equipped with patio furniture, overlooking the pool terrace and enjoying amazing sunset views. Finally, a family bathroom with bathtub is also located on this floor.

Exterior

Moving outdoors, a magnificent 200m2 outdoor area welcomes you and invites you to to indulge in the summer breeze, hot sun and enjoy the pleasures of summer, under the clear blue skies! The private swimming pool 1.5 meters deep has a special compartment for kids 0.4 meters deep and it is 35m2 in total and it’s equipped with sun beds and umbrellas, so you can spend as many hours as you wish out in the open! Additionally, the outdoor BBQ facilities and the dining and sitting area, will tempt you to try your cooking skills and al fresco dining! To make things even better, our young guests will love the large lawn covered area with children’s toys and a garden swing, keeping them busy and happy!

Property Notes:

- Welcome basket included, courtesy of the owner.

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

- Quality bath and pool towels, linens, covers and blankets provided.

- Housekeeping, towels and linen changes every four days.

- Pool and garden cleaning every four days.

- Baby cot and high chair available upon request.

- Pets could be considered with prior notice.

- Free parking space at the Villa premises.

- All in-house electronics are available, including a 42’ flat screen TV with satellite reception, DVD player, a dishwasher, large fridge with freezer, electric stove, kettle, toaster, microwave, french coffee maker, washing machine, hair dryer, iron and iron board. Cooking utensils and first aid kit also provided.

- 24h/7days ThinkVilla concierge service included.

EOT (Ellinikos Organismos Tourismou - issued by the Greek tourist board) licence number: 6019/6.10.2010

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 an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
13 July, 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 Rethimno

Dimokritos Villas have a great position, 5 minutes away from sandy beaches, tavernas and mini markets! Ideal for families! Also the ground floor is appropriate for guests with special needs!

What makes this villa unique

Close to amenities and beaches! Each Villa features 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a private pool with special children's compartment and children's playground!

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 Rethimno in Mylopotamos

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • rural
  • town
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • 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 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , First floor
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Ground floor, accesible for guests with special needs
  • 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:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , First floor with balcony access
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , First floor, the single beds can be used as a double bed.
    Bedroom 1 - 2 Double Bed , 1 Cot , Ground floor, accessible for guests with special needs
  • 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:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • 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
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

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(11 traveller reviews)

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Lovely remote villa

  • 4 of 5

The villa and pool were amazing, the views were superb, we had everything we needed including inflatables and pool games 😁? The peace and quiet was wonderful as we spent the nights eating late dinners or BBQ on the downstairs balcony sharing a glass or two of red wine, everything was clean and in good repair and we couldn't ask for any more xx the only problem we had was finding the villa in the first place, we knew it was remote but we drove round for about three hours looking for it. The directions could've been better as they were a little vague. We finally found it using tripadvisor, 😳?if this could be rectified and a little more local info put in the villa of local places to visit, best beaches, local restaurants etc then perfection xxx thank you for a memorable holiday x

  • Review Submitted: 18-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

It was our first time in Crete and couldn't have wished for a better place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We were blown away with the villa, inside and out it was stunning and so comfortable, it had everything we needed for our holiday.The family who looked after us were amazing; the pool was cleaned everyday, Popi and her daughter cleaned the villa, changed the bedding and towels halfway through our stay and Popi surprised us with a dish which was delicious, we were brought fruit and fresh produce too!, on our last day they waved us off, such lovely people. The views from the villa will stay in our minds forever. thankyou for everything .

  • Review Submitted: 11-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Marie , we are truly happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we are looking forward to welcome you "home" again! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.
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5

Great Rural Villa

  • 5 of 5

Just got back from a fantastic 2 weeks stay , the villa was modern,clean and well maintained in a beautiful rural location with lovely view of the sea. The owners Poppy Manuel and Marika made us really welcome from day one bringing round traditional Crete treats they has either made or grown I would definatley recommend this villa if you are after a quiet relaxing holiday. Would go back again

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Helen, thank 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

Simply wonderful.

  • 5 of 5

New, clean villa with a peaceful view of the surrounding countryside and glimpse of the sea. Thank you for the gifts of local produce; cucumbers and figs. Oh, and the white bath robes were a lovely touch.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Jonathan, thank you for your great review and we hope to see you again on your next trip to Crete! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.
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5

A place where you can really escape the fast pace of everyday life.

  • 5 of 5

We hired a car with a GPS which the rental company set up our destination for us, simple at first but as we got closer, due to unpaved roads the villa was a little difficult to find, however, once we arrived, it was well worth it! We were met by the housekeeper, Popi's daughter, and once we entered our villa we were met with a wonderful welcome table of fruits and drinks. Popi went out of her way to help us, she did an amazing job and nothing was to much for her throughout our stay there. The villa itself is away from anything - a very rural location which we loved, we had to drive 20 minutes to a Lidl supermarket and then would drive to Rethymnon in the evenings which had a great atmosphere, and I found Crete on the whole to be a very safe place, this was about a 30 min drive from the villa.

The Villa is a new build, all amenities are available and the views you can see from the villa are amazing. If you are looking for some real quality time with no distractions then this is definitely the place to go.

Highly recommended!! Would definitely go back to this place again.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Asha, thank you so much for recommending our villa to other travellers and we hope to have you back soon! Regards, Think Villa Team.
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5

Super entspannter Urlaub

  • 5 of 5

In diesem Haus passt alles ... sehr sauber und gemütlich! Es war bei der Waschmaschine / Geschirrspüler sogar das Pulver dabei sowie Spülmittel für die Abwasch war vorhanden... der Kühlschrank war am ersten Tag auch befüllt mit Butter Marmelade und Wurst sowie einen Toast! Bekammen von der Vermieterin einen Willkommenssnack mit Wein und ein Abschiedsessen !! Das Haus ist wirklich zum weiterempfehlen!!!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Hannes, 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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Nearest Airport
63.4 Kilometres
Heraklion Airport
Nearest Barpub
4 Kilometres
Panormos
Nearest Ferry
20 Kilometres
Rethymno Port
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
NR Heraklion/Rethymno/Chania
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Aggeliana
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Geropotamos Beach
Car: necessary

Dimokritos Villas are located close to the village of Aggeliana, 5 minutes away by car, where guests can find a super markets taverna a cafe as well as a bakery. The sandy beaches of Geropotamos are just 5 minutes away from the villa by car.

Panormo, is a friendly sea side village, just 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.

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