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Heated pool, outdoor jacuzzi and great sea views! Walking distance to shops! - Villa Hera, Heated pool!

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights



Villa Hera, Heated pool!

Villa Hera is located in the beautiful village of Kyrianna, close to the lively town of Rethymno. The villa covers 120 sq. m. and providing comfortable accommodation for up to 6 people. Also it has a swimming pool that can be heated during the cooler months and BBQ facilities.

The kitchen and living room provide access to the pool terrace and the BBQ area. Also a bathroom with a bathtub can be found on the ground floor. Additionally villa Hera is very baby friendly oriented, equipped with all the necessary equipment a family travelling with a baby will need.

The two bedrooms are located on the first floor as well as one more family bathroom. Both bedrooms have a 28' flat screen TV.

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About the property

Kallisti Villas, Heated pool!

According to greek mythology, three goddesses Hera, Athena and Aphrodite fought for the Apple of Discord. Τhe apple bore the inscription “Kallisti", which translates “To the Prettiest One”. The goddesses petitioned Zeus to make the final decision of who should get the apple, but Zeus pointed Paris. Each of the goddesses attempted to sway his opinion in their favour. Hera promised Paris political power, Athena offered war victories, but clever Aphrodite pledged him the most beautiful woman on Earth, so she got the Apple of Discord.

In the beautiful village of Kyriana, close to the lively town of Rethymno, Kallisti Villas, three brand new, luxurious Villas that overlook the cretan country, will also make your choice difficult, as to which one you should be your loved one for this summer. In this magical environment, Kallisti Villas offer you hospitality and high standard services to make your stay, one to remember. Kallisti Villas were created in harmony with the island’s natural environment, as well as offering all contemporary facilities and modern design, as well as easy access to the closest sandy beach, which is just 5 Kms away. Also, a restaurant, cafe & mini market can be found within walking distance from the Villas, just 300 meters on foot! Kallisti Villas welcome you in Crete and invite you to discover it!



The outdoor area of Kallisti Villas boasts a swimming pool that covers 25 m2 and it’s 1.40m deep, located in a wonderful terrace with lawn covered areas, four sun beds, umbrellas, as well as patio furniture for your morning coffee or dinner. During the cooler moths, the pool can also be heated for your outmost comfort! The BBQ facilities and outdoor dining area under the shade of a pergola, on the rear part of the property, are ideal for al fresco dining or simply relaxing and they ensure that you will love sitting there enjoying the beautiful summer afternoons.


In the open plan living room, soft grey tones dominate the space, giving an industrial, yet cosy style. The soft fabrics and comfortable sofas will make you instantly feel at home! At the same time, the kitchen is very practical and fully equipped with all the electrical appliances and provides everything you will need to prepare a lovely family meal. The dining area can sit up to 6-7 people, or in case you prefer to have dinner outside, there is also a dining table at the veranda, by the swimming pool, which will make all your meals a great experience. The kitchen and living room provide access to the pool terrace and the BBQ area. All bedrooms are romantically decorated with pastel colours and boast a 28’ flat screen TV and a boudoir.

Kallisti Villas are also very baby friendly oriented, equipped with all the necessary equipment a family travelling with a baby will need, including:

a baby cot

high chair

baby bath


stair gates

stove safety guards

baby intercom monitor

children’s toys and books.

Also, in the exterior area there’s a shared area featuring a ping pong table, a large playground and a football table. Additionally, an electrical bike is also available for each Villa and we can also help you rent more, if you wish.

Villa Athena

Villa Athena covers 120 sq. m. and providing comfortable accommodation for up to 6 people. To make things even better, on the veranda of Villa Athena guests will also find a stunning four seater heated Jacuzzi tub, enjoying the area views. Additionally, Villa Athena is suitable for people with special needs as it features a double bedroom with direct access to the pool terrace, as well as a bathroom with facilities for disabled guests, located on the ground floor. The second bedroom of Villa Athena is located on the first floor and features two single beds and offers access to a balcony with beautiful country side views. Finally, one more family bathroom with a bathtub is also available on this level.

Villa Hera

Villa Hera covers 120 sq. m. and providing comfortable accommodation for up to 6 people. Both bedrooms of Villa Hera are located on the first floor, one of the bedrooms features one double bed (1,80x2,00) while the second bedroom features two single beds (0,90x2,00) and offers access to a balcony with beautiful country side views. A four seater heated jacuzzi tub can be found in the balcony in order to enjoy moments of relaxation while gazing the views of the area. An elliptical machine is also available!

Villa Aphrodite

Villa Aphrodite covers 130 sq. m. and providing comfortable accommodation for up to 7 people. Both bedrooms of Villa Aphrodite are located on the first floor, one of the bedrooms features one double bed (1,80x2,00) while the second bedroom features two single beds (0,90x2,00) and offers access to a balcony with beautiful country side views. A two seater heated jacuzzi tub can be found in the balcony in order to enjoy moments of relaxation while gazing the views of the area.

Property Notes:

- Welcome basket included, courtesy of the owner.

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

- Housekeeping, towels and linen changes twice per week.

- Pool and garden cleaning twice per week.

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

- Free, private parking lot 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, electric stove, kettle, toaster, sandwich maker, microwave, french coffee maker, espresso machine, food processor, juice maker, washing machine, hair dryer, DVD player, Playstation console, iron and iron board.

- First aid kit and alarm system with cameras are also available.

- 24h/7days ThinkVilla concierge service included.

Pool Heating Policy:

-The pool can be heated March-May, October-November and the days with outside temperature less than 25 °C degrees.

-Water temperature can reach up to 28 °C degrees, depending on the outdoor temperature and prior notice is required.

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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:
Calendar last updated:
18 June, 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!

Valia Kokkinou purchased this villa in 2016

Why Valia Kokkinou chose Rethimno

Kallisti Villas are located in a lovely area, just 5 minutes away from the beach and within walking distance from a tavern and super market. Ideal for families! On of the Villas also features an outdoor Jacuzzi, as well as facilities for people with restricted mobility.

What makes this villa unique

This Villa has an excellent location, with a super market at 300 meters and 3 km from the village of Pigi, where all amenities can be found there. A long sandy beach is 5 km away. Each villa has 2 bedrooms, two bathrooms and a private heated pool.

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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.


Accommodation and facilities for Villa Hera, Heated pool!in Rethimno in Rethymno

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed
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
  • Holiday Complex
  • 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 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 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!
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Living Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot , with balcony
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , with balcony, the single beds can be joined
  • The villa has two bedrooms, one with a Double Bed and one Twin bedroom! 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 ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • 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
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • 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
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • 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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Villa Hera, Heated pool!
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews

Wunderschöne Villa Hera

  • 5 of 5

Nach einem tollen Empfang (wir haben Costas echt warten lassen) und Leckereien konnte ein wunderschöner Aufenthalt beginnen. Man hat alles, was das Herz begehrt und wenn es wider Erwarten anders war, reichte eine Email und es wurde passend gemacht. Der Service wurde groß geschrieben. Es gab immer wieder Selbstgemachtes, Zwischenreinigungen und frische Bettwäsche/Handtücher. Der Ausblick ist einfach nur umwerfend. Nur das Wetter liegt nicht in den Händen der Vermieter. Alles in Allem war es ein erholsamer Aufenthalt für uns. Immer wieder gerne !

  • Review Submitted: 12-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Ruth, 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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Dream villa!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed her for a week in October. Villa is set in the hills and about 25 minutes drive from Rethymno centre so a hire car is needed. Despite a very late arrival, the owner Kostas, was there to meet us and show us round and leave us with some homemade food and a Raki! During the stay his family also left us with a home made dessert that was one of the tastiest we have ever had. Villa was perfect and there was nothing that we needed that it didn’t have. We would recommend this villa for a perfect location for a holiday in Crete. It is quiet, romantic and comes with fantastic views down towards the sea.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Gordon, 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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Beautiful, new, clean, and amazing design

  • 5 of 5

Thank you so much to the Think Villa team especially Valia for the smooth transaction. Everything was ready and at our disposal before we even arrived in Crete. The Villas are nestled on a quiet hill in a lovely Greek village with amazing views of the countryside and the sea. We stayed in villa Hera and it was very beautiful and tastefully furnished. Spotlessly clean and enough entertainment especially for the kids. A big thank you to Kostas , his wife and brother Stamatis for being perfect hosts and being attentive and readily available in case of any issues of which there was none. We were welcomed with a pleasant smile, local food and of course Raki. Another nice touch was the cold towels to cool you down after your flight. They checked on us a few times to make sure everything was ok, and brought us another homemade dish of local food during our stay. We have stayed in many villas before both in Greece and other countries but this was by far our favourite and would earnestly recommend Kallisti villas to anyone you will not be disappointed. Thank you once again to the whole team for making our holiday special and memorable. We will definitely be back to Kyriana and Kallisti villas.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Tyrone, 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 Villa

  • 5 of 5

This was the best villa we have stayed in. Beautifully furnished, comfortable beds and had everything we needed. Quiet location but definitely need a car. The owners supplied home made Raki, wine, olive oil, vegetables etc and even brought us some cooked stuffed peppers one evening. Very easy communication and were very quick to respond to any questions we had. The bikes were great fun - but a bit too big for me as I am only 5'! The men had great fun on them. The pool was amazing too - small but adequate for us and good for swimming lengths.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Guest, thank you for writing such great things about our Villa and services! We hope to have the chance to host you again in the future! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.
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Fantastisches Haus, tolle Betreuung!

  • 5 of 5

Wunderschönes Haus, sehr geschmackvoll eingerichtet. Die Beschreibung und die Fotos der FeWo--direkt Seite werden weit übertroffen. Getoppt wird das Ganze nur durch die Freundlichkeit und den Service des Teams, angefangen bei der Dame in der Buchungsagentur, dem Empfang bei der Ankunft (ein komplettes Abendessen incl. Getränken war vorbereitet!) bis hin zum Elektriker, der bei einem kleinen Problem mit einer Sicherung sofort vorbei kam (und gleich noch einen Berg griechische Spezialitäten vorbei brachte). Noch nie in vielen gebuchten Ferienhäusern habe ich einen so netten und überzeugenden Service erlebt.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Udo , 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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Sehr schönes Haus in ruhiger Lage mit Blick auf Meer und Berge.

  • 5 of 5

Sehr freundlicher Vermieter! Hatten Probleme mit dem Pool , wurden sofort behoben. Bäcker und Taverne zu Fuß in 5 Min. erreichbar. Lage gut in 10 Autominuten in Rethymno. Die Küche könnte etwas besser ausgestattet sein, aber für ein Frühstück absolut ausreichend.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Monika, we are really glad that you had a comfortable stay in our Villa and we are thankful for your beautiful review and comments! Regards, ThinkVilla Team
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Nearest Airport
76 Kilometres
Heraklion Airport
Nearest Ferry
14 Kilometres
Rethymno Port
Nearest Motorway
9 Kilometres
NR Heraklion/Rethymno/Chania
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Pigianos Kampos
Car: recommended

Kalisti Villas are located in the village of Kyrianna where you can find a mini market and a taverna, as well as a bakery and a butcher’s shop.

Shopping facilities for everyday's necessities can be found at the neighbouring village of Pigi 10 minutes away by car, providing pharmacy, butcher, baker, grocery shop, mini markets, hairdresser, taverns and internet cafe. Larger supermarkets, including a LIDL, can be found on your way to the beach resort Platanias, offering an elaborated tourist infrastructure of restaurants, cafes, tourist shops, etc... Summer night clubs and bars are concentrated along the Platanias beach road. Taverns serving typical fresh Cretan dishes can be found on the way to Arkadi at a short distance offering good quality for price value.

Pigianos Ammos, a long sandy beach can be found at approximately 10 minutes away by car with local bars & restaurants. Water sports are available in the summer months. However there are many beautiful beaches all over the island catering all needs - busy, secluded, whatever you are looking for, you won't have far to go.

Kalisti villas offer a great location, they are close to all the amenities you might need but also provide tranquility and peace of mind for those who wish to escape the city life.