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Bedrooms 2
Space 807 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

beautiful flat 2 bedrooms 75m2 marble floor, nested in olive trees

In the CALM, enjoy the 300m2 SWIMMING POOL, in a VAST GARDEN 3100m2 with the possibility of having lunch by the water under the PAVILLION with table and BARBECUE.

On the heights of the ancient city of Rethymno, in olive trees, this residence was BUILT BY and FOR NORWEGIANS with noble materials: CARVED STONES, MARBLE. Its particularity is CALM and SPACE.

IDEALLY SITUATED for discovering the most beautiful coasts: north west and south west, at 500m from the charming village of PIGI (grocery, bakery, local small restaurant, bus...), at 2.5 km from sand beach and 5km from the antique RETHIMNON.

The flat : 3rooms, 75m2, is on the same level as the garden. There is one room with a king size bed and another room with 2 single beds, a marble bathroom and a living room/kitchen with MARBLE on the floor.

It has 2 terrasses, one facing the west with a PRIVATE GARDEN , perfect to have lunch, one looking out over the olive trees.

More Details

catherine Mercier
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Russian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
17 May, 2018

Why catherine Mercier chose Loutra

Nested in olive trees, a beautiful and vast garden 3100m2, a vast swimming pool 300m2 with sea view

What makes this apartment unique

CALM and SPACE, ideally situated for discovering most interestings parts of the island.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Loutra in Rethymno

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 807 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • American Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Books
  • Stereo
  • Terrace
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Garden ...
  • Loggia
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(9 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.5555553 based on 9 reviews

Fantastic place, great vacations

  • 5 of 5

We spent fantastic two weeks in Pigi. The apartment was big enough for our family of four and in reality was even better than what you can see in the pictures. The swimming pool is really good, it was clean with deck chairs and never crowded. The best thing about having the pool was that everyday we went to a different beach because we didn't have one in the village. This kept us active and we knew that each morning and evening we can swim in the pool. And all the trips were worth having. The owner, Catherine, provided us with a list of best destinations (beaches, monasteries, restaurants, etc) and all her suggestions were spot on. When going to Balos Lagoon take the smaller ship, the big one takes about a thousand people and the smaller one just a fraction of this. The big crowd from the big ship arrives at Balos about 30 minutes before the smaller one departs and the people from the big one have problems with finding space for themselves. Highly recommended, but you need a car.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Sep-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: good idea to stay 2 weeks, they are so many spots to visit nearby, in the south or west. Even in july or august the place is very quiet and you can enjoy the swimming pool, the owners live in Norway tand prefer to come in april or october
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Belle résidence fleurie et bien entretenue

  • 4 of 5

Un appartement coquet et spacieux situé dans une residence dotée d'une magnifique piscine dans un endroit calme et proche des commerces et de la Plage.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Bel ensemble au calme à 5 minutes de la plage

  • 4 of 5

Pigi est un joli village à une heure de l aéroport d heraklion.

Proche des plages et commodités

La villa est au calme

Les plus piscine et wifi

Merci catherine pour les échanges

  • Review Submitted: 24-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci Ludovic, J'aime vous faire partager ma passion pour cette ile, en vous envoyant tous mes bons plans : circuits, balades, restaurants... Pour faciliter votre séjour nous échangeons par texto ou mail. Je reste en contact et répond à toutes vos questions au plus vite.
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very nice flat

  • 4 of 5

We really appreciated the flat very convenient and big enough to live with comfort

Located not far from the sea, this permits to live quietly and to go to the rush and to the sea in 5 minutes if necessary

The neighbours are nice and quiet, the swimming pool is big.

Tavernas in the arounds are good and cheap, people welcome you like your MAM we appreciated this Mrs Mercier's flat.

We strongly recommend

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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résidence très bien entretenue (merci au gardien) très calme et piscine immense.

  • 4 of 5

appartement bien agencé, le village de pigi à 500 m, ne pas manquer la taverne Zorbas .

J'y retournerai, mieux je pourrai y vivre......

  • Review Submitted: 25-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Très agréable séjour dans un lieu enchanteur

  • 5 of 5

Très bon rapport qualité/prix pour ce logement :

beaucoup d'espace, deux chambres confortables et un très bon contact avec la propriétaire qui nous a donné de très bons conseils pour organiser notre séjour.

L'environnement est agréable et la résidence se trouve à peu de distance de la plage et de la très jolie ville de Rethymnon. Bonne base pour visiter cette partie de la Crête

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jan-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Zorbas à Pigi
Nearest Ferry
5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Zorbas à Pigi
Nearest Beach
3.5 Kilometres

On the heights of Arkadi Rethymnon direction, 5km road Eraklion Chania,

the residence is located just outside the village of Pigi;

Eraklion Airport is 1 hour (50 € taxi).

Ideal location for exploring both coasts

- PIGI old village 500m: small shop, restaurant and beautiful

Byzantine chapel restored by UNESCO. (Pigi, down before the bridge take left lane)

- Monastery ARKADI


- Gorge Imbros

- Lagoon Frangocastello

- Beautiful beach of Plakias

- Beautiful beach of Sfakia

- LOUTRO small port accessible only by boat



- City of CHANIA

- Lagoon Gramvousá


- IRAKLION Palace of Knossos

Very nice restaurants to PIGI to Argiroupolis to ASTERI VILLAGE (resto Pollios some evenings there folk dances)

Tavern fame 'Hovoli' Loutra impresses with its traditional Cretan cuisine, delicious appetizers and grilled.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £43.8

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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