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Bleverde Gavalochori - Villa Elia

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,475 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights



Villa Elia

Villa Elia accommodates comfortably 6 adults. On the top floor it has 2 master bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. On the middle floor it has two single bedrooms sharing the same bathroom. All bedrooms are fully air-conditioned.


2 master bedrooms with en suite bathrooms on first floor. 1 small double bedroom with separate bathroom at ground floor. All bedrooms fully air-conditioned.

Living room:

Open living room with kitchen. One balcony with wide views. One big terrace with dining table.


Fully equipped kitchen including dishwasher, toaster and filter coffee equipment.

Private pool & terraces:

Private pool and pool area with spectacular uninterrupted views. Living room terrace overlooks gavalochori village and the master bedroom terrace overlooks the valley and the distant aegean sea.

Other facilities:


Washing machine, iron and iron board.

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About the property

A home away from home

Become the exclusive guest of Bleverde estate. Book both villas for a max of 12 people and enjoy both privacy and joy of togetherness with your big family and/or group of friends. Bleverde, an olive grove is home to two private villas Villa Elia and Villa Levanda. Nested in 8,000m2 overlooking the valley of Gavalochori and the sea in the background the villas have their own private large swimming pools and are surrounded by beautiful mature gardens. Each villa offers lots of privacy and owns separate parking space. A 10 minutes walk from the centre of the village with little tavernas, a bakery and small grocery stores. A great choice of sandy beaches are 10 minutes drive away.

About Us

Penelope Orfanoudaki
Penelope Orfanoudaki, PO Box 478
73008 Gavalochori
DOY Chania, 037787696
Penelope Orfanoudaki Gavalochori 478 PO box 73008 Chania Crete Greece tel: +306985875903
VAT Reg NoEL037787696

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French, Dutch, Greek
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 July, 2018

Guestbook comments from the manager

We would like to express all our sincere gratitude for the lovely short week we spent in Crete at Elia under your careful and tender supervision and very professional support of Peter and Anne.

These pleasant feelings as well as aromas of your fabulous garden and warm spirit of the villa will keep in our hearts during the cold winter. Looking forward desperately to come back to this small piece of Paradise to meet you again next summer time!
Jul 2014
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Standard Occupancy: 4 people
Max Occupancy: 6 people

Above rates are for Standard occupancy - 4 people.
For more than 4 people extra charge of 30 Euros/person/night applies.
An up to 2 years old baby is welcomed without additional charge. A baby cot and high chair is available for use.

In these rates:
Welcome grocery basket at arrival.
Cleaning and linen change every three days.
Use of bathrobe


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Apokoronos in Chania Region

Property Type:
  • villa (terraced)
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2475 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Parking
  • Security System
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 2 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Gated Community
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Wood Decking
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • caving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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(3 traveller reviews)

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Villa Elia
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 22 reviews

Peace, privacy and a gastronomical delight

  • 5 of 5

The property was impeccably presented - a home away from home. Maria could not have been more accommodating regarding our enquiries of the area. The owners, Danny and Penelope have created a little slice of Greek heaven for the visitor. Definitely a re-visit!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Jan-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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A beautiful house! A scenic location!

  • 5 of 5

Such a relaxing autumn break in the beautiful Villa Elia. Waking up in the morning among olive groves with the subtle sounds of nature has been a unique experience. Our batteries are totally recharged for the winter ahead. We loved the character of this stone house and its comfortable furnishing. The service and cleaning were excellent and the people so nice and friendly.

The views are simply amazing! The sunset breathtaking. We want to go back!

  • Review Submitted: 22-Nov-2011
  • Date of Stay: October 2011
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The Ideal Getaway

  • 4 of 5

The Bleverde Estate ticks all the boxes for an ideal getaway, tranquil, authentic, sun-drenched and with amazing views of the beautiful Cretan countryside. We very much enjoyed nearby villages which offer plenty of charming, high quality dining and shopping options. with the beach and the Cretan mountainous hinterland lies within a 30 minute reach the estate comes with a wide variety of day-trip activities.

Both villas on the estate are in excellent state and well-served by the local caretakers. Excellent tourist guides are provided.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Nov-2011
  • Date of Stay: September 2011
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Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Chania - Daskalogiannis Airport
Nearest Ferry
20 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Nearest Beach
4 Kilometres
Car: recommended

Superb serviced luxury villas in Crete. Bleverde is known for its tranquillity and privacy. It combines remoteness from vacation flows with closeness to Gavalochori village, one of Crete's well kept secrets. Bleverde Estate spreads over a plot of 8,000m2 and is surrounded by olive groves and overlooking the picturesque village of Gavalochori. Inspired by its mesmerizing surroundings, Bleverde estate is an artistic addition to Gavalohori sun bathed valley. Once in Gavalochori, the Folkor museum of Gavalochori is a site seeing worth your visit.

Villa Elia and Villa Levanda are Bleverde's luxurious accommodations with private pools and breathtaking views of the olive groves and distant Mediterranean sea.

Bleverde is far enough to ensure privacy and tranquillity but close enough to be part of the traditional and welcoming Gavalochori village life. The tavernas in the village are in short walking distance, and the lovely beaches of Almyrida are only 4 kms down the road.

Other Activities: Healthy cretan nutrition


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