Kefali Villa is a great base for ecotourism based on the value of the place and the philosophy of its people, in modern facilities, which will offer you a unique experience and help you discover the natural advantages and beauty of the mountainous Rethymnon, through a wide variety of activities!
Kefali Villa is conveniently located just away from the enchanting beaches of South Rethymno. Plakias, Damnoni, Sxinaria, Rodakino, Triopertra, Agios Pavlos, Preveli, Agia Galini to name a few… the most famous and worth visiting beached of Rethymno are just 15-25’ minutes away by car.
The village is very peaceful and quiet and the locals are very welcoming! In Kefali Villa you can have a true taste of rural Crete and enjoy nature at its best! The location of the villa is just amazing… natural springs coming down from the nearby mountains, clear blue sky above your head, wild birds of prey passing by which you can see from the comfort of the pool! On top of that, the fresh and clean air will revitalise you and the quiet of the area will ensure your undisturbed night’s sleep, accompanied only by the song of the crickets and night birds!
Furthermore, for those seeking to experience the village countryside, the area is suitable for hiking, offering some beautiful routes, mountain biking, off-road driving and walks in the nature. Carob and oak trees, some of 100 years of age, can also be seen in the area, leaving you with awe about nature’s greatness! Finally, if you are looking for local tastes, in the area you will have the chance to buy traditional, handmade local cheese, milk and wine.
The outdoor areas of Kefali Villa cover 800m2 and will make you feel like you live within a dream! the Villa is surrounded by lush vegetation, trees and flowers and boasts amazing views of the surrounding area and hills, offering absolute privacy! This is the ideal place for you to enjoy a carefree holiday, away from the fuss of the busy cities and have a real contact with nature! Additionally, the Villa offers several private spots, ideal for those who enjoy naturism!
The private swimming pool of 35m2 and 1.5 meters deep, lying on the stone-paved terrace, invites you to indulge in hours of relaxation, sun bathing and slackness! To make things even better, right next to the pool, there’s a special compartment, featuring a four-seated jacuzzi (not heated)! Additionally, the pool area is equipped with sun beds and umbrellas, as well as with an extra relaxing area by the pool and a swinging chair. Furthermore, BBQ facilities and traditional oven are also available outdoors, under a shaded pergola! Try al fresco cooking and dining with your whole family, while your children have fun at the playground provided. Last but not least, you will find a bluetooth speaker available at the BBQ area, so as to listening to your favourite songs while enjoying your meals! Also, some children’s toys and a football table are also available for our young guests!
Kefali Villa consists of three independent residences, which are rent together as one, for big families and friends. The Villa can accommodate up to 14 guests in total.
Kefali Villa is also very baby friendly oriented, and the necessary equipment for a family travelling with a baby can provided upon request, including a baby cot, high chair and food processor. Also, in the exterior area there’s a playground for our young guests.
The first house used to be an old warehouse, which dates back over 100 years. It is an area of 60 sq.m. and can accommodate 2 people in its double bedroom, making ideal for couples. The room is built on a rock which is visible on the floor and the walls, as well as on the open fireplace. The room is also equipped with a siting and a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen. For the kitchen table an old “volosyros” was used (a tool used in agriculture for crushing the wheat or barley in the threshing floor and it was pulled by a horse or an ox) and the area in general is decorated with various old objects used by the people of the village many years ago, for their daily needs, such as earthenware jars to store oil or vinegar, a sieve for flour, a “volista” for peas, a “thrinaki” for wheat, a shovel for baking bread, oil lamps etc. Finally, a bathroom with a hydro massage shower cabin can be found in this house.
The second residence is located just above the first one and it was built more recently, covering of 75 sq.m. and it can comfortably sleep up to 5 guests. Entering, you will find yourselves in an open-plan area, featuring the siting area with an open fireplace and the kitchen and dining table. At the back part of the house, two more bedrooms can be found, of which one has a double bed, while the other one has two single beds. One guest can sleep on the sofa in the living room. Finally, a marble, family bathroom with a bathtub is also available.
The third residence was an old stone olive press, which also dates back to more than 100 years. The space is rustically decorated and elements such as the two millstones that frame the dining area, an old loom and the stone fireplace, create a unique atmosphere. This area covers 100 m2 and can accommodate up to 7 people. On the ground floor there’s a twin bedroom (not air conditioned), as well as a bathroom with a bathtub and a washing machine. One more guest can sleep on the sofa in the living room. Following the round, iron staircase upwards, our guests reach the attic where two more bedrooms are located, one of them featuring a double bed, while the last one has two single beds. These two bedrooms share a bathroom with a shower.
- Welcome basket included, courtesy of the owner.
- Housekeeping, towels and linen changes twice per week.
- Pool and garden attendance twice per week.
- Pets are allowed with prior notice.
- Air-conditioning in five of the bedrooms is included.
- Complimentary free Wi-Fi coverage is available throughout the villa.
- All in-house electronics are available, including two 42’ flat screen TVs with satellite reception, washing machine, DVD player, large fridge with freezer, electric stove, kettle, toaster, cooking utensils, juice maker, french coffee maker, frappe machine, iron and iron board. Also, a dishwasher & a microwave are available in the first residence.
- The pool operates from April to October.
- Please note that the number of Residences that will be at your disposal, depends on the number of guests. Please let us know in advance about your preference.
-Super Market delivery to the Villa is available upon request.
- 24h/7days ThinkVilla concierge service included.
EOT (Ellinikos Organismos Tourismou - issued by the Greek tourist board) licence number: 1060305 & 1060079