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Villa Jakita - Tourist Board listed 1040K10003182401

12 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
7 nights


Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday villa in Elounda

4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps 8, interior 155 sq.mtrs.


Air-conditioned throughout & fitted to a high standard with fine designer furniture Villa Jakita has 3 double bedrooms with the 4th having a double bed or 2 single beds. All bedrooms have their own terrace, each with a sea view. There are 3 shower rooms/ WC, two ensuite. The living area consists of a large open plan room with bi-fold doors, which lead off the living area onto a large terrace, with comfortable sofa and chairs for relaxing and enjoying the superb view and surroundings. There are stairs off the terrace and two of the bedrooms, which lead to the sundeck, patio and swimming pool. Within the living area there is a fully fitted kitchen, an 8-seat dining table, & a relaxation area with sofas, TV, DVD player etc. The swimming pool overlooks the bay and has a separate children's area. The villa will be cleaned twice a week and have regular linen changes. Further services available at an on cost. Smoking is permitted outside.

Internal Facilities: The living room area has a TV, Satellite, Wi-Fi, DVD player, Ipod dock, CD music system and portable radio. There are various board games.

The kitchen is fully fitted with of oven and hob, washing machine, dishwasher, juicer, toaster, electric kettle and refrigerator. All crockery and cutlery is provided for up to eight people.

Swimming pool: The swimming pool consists of a childrens shallow area and a deeper swimming area.

Bedding & Towelling: 100% cotton sheets, wool blankets (if required), luxury feather pillows or non-allergenic pillows (if required).

There is an adequate supply of bathroom towels, bath mats, hand towels and face cloths. There is also a supply of towels for external use i.e. beach or sundeck and luxury towelling bathrobes for use by residents.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Property Manager
Member since: 2005
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
11 October, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the manager

Photo's didn't do Villa Jakita justice! Villa just perfect, view astounded us on a regular basis (better than a wet Tuesday morning in Scotland) We will be back. A great venue for fun with friends. Two teenage boys particularly loved the amazing pool! Lovely facilities and thank you for the midweek clean and coming to collect us in the middle of the night. Much appreciated. Mr F & party (Scotland)

After 14 years of staying in villas, this has been the most spectacular. The views are unforgettable and the villa is so close to some beautiful Cretan villages. Paul & Lenny have been superb, way more than you would expect. MrJ & family (UK)

We had a wonderful time in your lovely villa. We were especially thrilled with the gorgeous view. Thanks for sharing it with us. Mr P & family ( England)

Beautiful villa, amazing view! thank you for sharing! We had a really relaxing & wonderful time!. Mr & Mrs D (Cyprus)

Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful villa with us! J.J. party (USA)
Nov 2007
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Villa Jakita - Tourist Board listed 1040K10003182401
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews

Beautiful villa in stunning location

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic holiday at villa Jakita. We loved waking up to the amazing view each morning and the peaceful location was perfect. A car is needed to get around. It's only a 5 minute drive to Elounda. We were two families with teenagers and there was plenty of space outside and in.

Paul is very efficient and responsive for all booking queries and Chrissa was excellent before and during our stay helping with transfers and car hire.

Would 100% recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comments, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay. Yes Villa Jakita is peaceful and has stunning views, the photos on the website never do justice to the actual views, you need to be there to realise it. Glad you appreciated the service as well.
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Stunning views - welcome breeze!

  • 5 of 5

Up the hill overlooking Elounda the views are stunning and very beautiful - this makes lazing by the pool or on the veranda very relaxing.

Don't worry about being about 3km outside of Elounda - the road up the hill is perfectly safe and it takes no time at all to get to and from the village.

The elevation also brings with it a welcome breeze, at least for August.

The property is well supplied with all basic items, and water aside, everything works as it should.

We were a party of 7 and found the property spacious enough for our requirements.

The Management company were very efficient and quick to deal with any problems (this is Greece after all!) and the mid-stay clean was a pleasant surprise.

The area is well served with restaurants, beaches and rocks to swim off - the sea is beautifully clean and surprisingly warm.

This has been one of our most relaxing and enjoyable villa holidays.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 13, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay in Villa Jakita and thank you for your comments. You said the views are stunning which is an often over used word with holiday homes but as you found out they are truly stunning from Villa Jakita. Sorry you had a problem with water for a period but as always Martin our manager is extremely reliable when you most need somebody. We take customer service very seriously and will be reviewing our water backup options to prevent any further problems.
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A great location with luxury and quality decor.

  • 5 of 5

Crete is an unexpected paradise for tranquil sojourn. Offering great views, excellent food and a hospitable people. The property is well located and spacious with excellent and high quality decor. Very upmarket. The terrace views are spectacular. The restaurant in Pines (2km away) will even supply a cook for the homily BBQ. I was impressed ... so forget Nice and Orlando.

The heated infinity swimming pool and the thoughtful supply of the food basket by bluebay crete holiday rentals and their excellent and seamless attention to service made the experience stress free. They even cleaned the house mid-stay!!

We will certainly go back. Pictures paint a thousand words. At villa Jakita they express volumes. Great for couples for romance or a family looking for quality family time.

  • Review Submitted: May 2, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and thank you for your kind comments about the Bluebay Holiday Rentals service. Our team always appreciates praise which recognises the high level of service we all strive for. As you say the facilities, location and views are hard to beat. We look forward to welcoming you back another time. Kind Regards Paul Neale Bluebay Holiday Rentals
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Wonderful! Would definitely return.

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely holiday. The villa was marvelous, with wonderful views and an excellent layout. The manager and the cleaner were very courteous and thorough and all of the furniture and facilities were excellent.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 27, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind comments, I will pass these on to the owner and property management team. Our philosophy has always been to look at the whole experience from location, facilities and service so it sounds like we ticked all the boxes for you. We hope to see you again at villa Jakita. Regards Paul Neale Bluebay Holiday Rentals.
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such a enjoyable holiday ,

  • 5 of 5

the stay was very enjoyable and the who;e family surely has a good memory off it. which we will keep for many years,not least because of the amazing view from the veranda and the small town off elounda,wich we like very much. The house is actually of very high quality

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words, I will pass them on to the owner and servicing staff. We have had so many happy guests over the 7 years we have been managing Villa Jakita. The owner has added some lovely extra furniture this season which I'm sure you appreciated. Hopefully you will return. Regards Paul Bluebay Holiday Rentals
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Oxfordshire, UK

Fantastic villa, gorgeous location!!

  • 5 of 5

Villa Jakita is a wonderful holiday home in an absolutely fantastic position. The views all around are AMAZING, every window having a visual delight to behold! We are a family of 6 and the villa was perfect in size for us, more than enough space for all of us and equipped with everything we needed - a real home from home. The showers in particular were great, children's hair rinsed in under 30 seconds they are so powerful! It is a beautifully designed villa, light, bright and airy and really very comfortable. The location for us with 4 children was perfect, no near neighbours, in fact no buildings in front, behind or to the left of the property (other than some lovely old windmills). The closest neighbours (delightful) about 200m away, far enough not to feel overlooked. The property doesn't really have a garden as such, but the lovely pool and surrounding patio area are spacious, well equipped and nicely private. Th front garden and sides are mainly hard standing but beautifully landscaped. Our 4 children didn't need anything more than the pool, so it was perfect for us Small children would need watching in the pool as there are quite big drops from 3 sides, but this does make for a spectacular swimming experience!! It would be hard to fault this property. Elounda itself is lovely, a happy, safe, friendly little place with a HUGE choice of places to eat. We were there for 3 weeks and didn't have a single bad meal, food delicious everywhere, all 4 of our children tucked in to the local food with relish and they are all vegetarian - plenty of choice. All the staff we met were lovely, the villa was cleaned twice weekly with fresh towels and bedding each time and the local knowledge and insider information they have made for some great trips and good food! There is a sweet little taverna just 2 minutes slow walk down the hill from the villa, well worth a visit or two. To sum up, we have been to some lovely places as a family on our various holidays and our rule is we never go back to the same place twice, but having stayed in Villa Jakita and with so much to see and do on Crete, we would be sorely tempted to break that rule for the first time! A highly recommended holiday home.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 23, 2011
  • Date of Stay: May 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
68 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Car: recommended

This luxury villa of 155 square metres on one level nestles in the hills above the town of Elounda, affording spectacular views over the stunning bay of Mirabella.

Elounda is a five-minute drive away and boasts a long stretch of beach, which has been awarded a Blue Flag for its cleanliness. There are also many tavernas, restaurants, a couple of supermarkets, banks and car hire etc in the town. There are also quite a few other beaches within easy reach, each with its own particular charm.

Other Activities: Spa centre


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Elounda, Lassithi

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
30% Discounted rates
1 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
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Mild Winter
1 Nov 2016 - 31 Mar 2017
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1 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
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Early Sun
1 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
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Summer Sun
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
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High Season
1 Jul 2017 - 14 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
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Late Sun
15 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
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Autumn Sun
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
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1 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Payment by Bank transfer.
Booking confirmation deposit 20% deposit. Balance payable 6 weeks prior to arrival.
Damage security deposit £250
N.B. Rental rates do not include the use of the pool heater. If you require the use of the pool heater during your stay then a surcharge of £125 per week will be applicable. Its unlikely you would need the pool heater from May to September.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Elounda in Crete

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 155 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • Away From It All
  • Luxury
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • All toilets are of international flush standards not Greek.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , ensuite bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , en-suite bathroom
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , en-suite bathroom
  • The twin beds in bedroom 4 can be changed into an extra large double
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Terrace
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 8 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Smoking allowed outside on terraces.

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