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Seaview House with garden and pool

Bedrooms 1
Space 807 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

This mesonette house is located in a complex along with 5 more with pool & BBQ

Very peaceful, Recent construction, Real countryside, Discount for long stay, Near to the Mediteranean beaches.

The mezonette house ncludes a large bedroom and two bathrooms. The large living room has a double sofa that becomes a bed and an arm chair that also becomes a single bead. The dining area includes a solid Italian wood table and chairs where you can enjoy the local Mediterranean gastronomy from the raw materials in the area.

Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French, Italian, Greek, Polish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 August, 2018

About The Owner

Born in Rethymno, studied and lived in Canada for 16 years. Since 1994 returned in Greece with an assignment for Europe and Middle East. Travelled extensively and appreciate the needs of travelers

The Owner purchased this condo in 2005

Why The Owner chose Skaleta

Bought the property and build the vacation homes on the location where as a small child had wonderful memories from the grape picking and the raisin drying under the warm Cretan Sun.

What makes this condo unique

Very peaceful location , centrally located , The breathtaking view and the sunsets !


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Skaleta in Rethymno

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 807 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Coin Cabine
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • American Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Kettle
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Bath with Shower , There is a clothes washing machine in the upstairs bath
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • A comfortable bedroom with a double bed and 2 end tables, as well as a big closet with an iron and an ironing board , extra beddings and pillows! There is as well a Satellite TV , a mirror a table and a stool!
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeping
  • Staff
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Disco club
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • caving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(24 traveller reviews)

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Seaview House with garden and pool
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 24 reviews

Quiet and Relaxing

  • 4 of 5

We spent two weeks at the Arcadia Villas, Marina was extremely helpful and even met us to ensure we arrived safely. Our apartment was roomy although the kitchen is a little basic. The locale is very peaceful and very close to Skaleta and Rethymon beaches. I would say a car is a must as it is a good distance to local shops etc. If you are looking for a quiet location to rest while you explore all the Crete has to offer or somewhere to relax Arcadia villas is perfect

  • Review Submitted: 13-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Relaxing apartment

  • 5 of 5

We've just returned from a lovely few days at this apartment. It's a really peaceful place to stay, with views to sea from our balcony, where we could watch the sun set each night. The pool was a good size and we had it to ourselves the majority of the time we were there. George was very quick in his replies to my emails and Marina helped us on arrival, taking us to the local supermarket and recommending some good tavernas. The apartment's up in the hills so you'll need a car to reach the beach, restaurants and supermarket but they're only a short drive away. The main road (E75) connecting the east of the island to the west is very accessible, making it easy to get to from the airport and easy to go on day trips.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Great villa to explore beautiful Crete

  • 5 of 5

We were a family of 5 which truly enjoyed our in Arkadi Hills Estate having arrived by car which we rented at the Heraklion airport. Google maps has the location identified which facilitated the navigation to the location of the apartment.

The apartment was centrally located and allowed us to make day-trips in all directions to Chania, Heraklion / Knossos and the Preveli beach on the southern coast.

The apartment was clean and equipped and provided space for all. Our kids enjoyed the clean pool every day.

George welcomed us warmly and gave us a good overview of the lodging and recommended we download the Arkadi Hill App on our smartphone which contains a trove of information about Crete. From that moment onwards George was also always available for any questions or issues.

Thank you George !

Cheers from Chicago - Hans

  • Review Submitted: 08-Jul-2015
  • Date of Stay: June 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very good choice.

  • 5 of 5

We are very satisfied with our stay in Arkadi Hills Estate. Apartments were clean and fully equipped. Location for sightseeing was excelent ( recommended to rent a car). It is a good place to rest with sea view. Our kids used the swimming pool (with clear water) all days and nights and they were very happy of this. Nearby, there are many beaches but we had favourite one in Shinaria. The owner is very friendly and reliable if you have any questions or issue.

I hope we will back to Crete and Arkadi Hills Estate soon.

Thank you George and special thanks for Ntina that we could live next to. Greetings from Poland.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Sep-2013
  • Date of Stay: September 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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"I have enjoyed a lot at ...

  • 5 of 5

"I have enjoyed a lot at this house because it was very clean and the enviroment was calm. George and Dina have been very nice with us and we recommend it for your holidays"

  • Review Submitted: 02-Aug-2012
  • Date of Stay: July 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Accogliente, confortevole e pulitissimo

  • 4 of 5

Ampio appartamento completo di tutti i comfort e molto pulito a 10min dal mare. Al nostro arrivo, accolti da Marina che ha fatto di Creta la sua seconda casa e che ci ha fornito indicazioni e suggerimenti per scoprire l'isola, oltre a rendersi disponibile per qualsiasi problematica. Consigliatissimo!!

  • Review Submitted: 29-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
65 Kilometres
Chania, Souda
Nearest Golf
85 Kilometres
Cretan Golf Club, Hersonisos, Heraklion
Nearest Motorway
800 Metres
North Coast Cretan Highway (VOAK)
Nearest Restaurant
1.2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
900 Metres
Car: recommended

take the New National Road Chania - Heraklion once you arrive in Crete's airports,take the exit for Scaleta/Prinos, follow directional signs for Arkadi Hills Estate,

Restaurant and local cousine, Arkadi and Arsani Monasteries, Ancient ruins in Eleptherna, Venetian Town of Rethymnon


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Skaleta, Crete

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
High Season
9 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Late arrival Flat fee £47.68 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £89.78

Downpayment/Deposit requested.Key pick up with owner. Discount depending on length of stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 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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