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Traditional Holiday Home 'Villa Kounoupitsa'

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


Minimum Stay
4 - 7 nights


Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday home in Kissamos - Villa Kounoupitsa

2 bedrooms stone build traditional home with swimming pool

Our Traditional Home is among 9 houses before the 1900s. Our house was renovated with great inspiration and respect. The stone walls and the wooden ceilings were kept as they originally were, in order to offer you the real sensation of living in a traditional Cretan style home. Relaxation and calmness are guaranteed into this environment. We are hosting guests all year long. The house is big enough to accommodate from 2 to 5 persons and it is fully furnished and equipped with all the modern technology appliances such as fridge, cooker, electric oven, air conditioning, T.V. set, washing machine, dish washer Wi-Fi Internet. The house consists of two bedrooms, a living room, a kitchen and a bathroom. The main bedroom has a double bed and the second bedroom has 2 single beds. Private parking and yard will contribute even more to your comfort and relaxation along with the spectacular view of the Cretan blue sky and landscape.

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Property Manager
The owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, Greek
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
16 April, 2016
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Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(13 traveller reviews)

Traditional Holiday Home 'Villa Kounoupitsa'
average rating of 4.6153846 based on 13 reviews

Mooi en rustig verblijf met zicht op de olijfbomen

  • 5 of 5

We werden zeer goed ontvangen door Stella die ons op voorhand zelfs de (zeer gedetailleerde) wegbeschrijving vanaf de luchthaven had doorgestuurd. De weg naar de mooie woning is zéér stijl en je moet wel een handige chauffeur zijn. Maar als je op het terras zit kan je dan ook genieten van het uitzicht op de olijfbomen. Het goed onderhouden zwembad ligt tussen de bloemen en de geiten komen je af en toe goedendag zeggen (achter een hek hoor). De woning zelf is zeer koel en er is airco op de slaapkamers. Om de 4 dagen kregen we verse lakens en handdoeken en werd er gepoetst. Dit is zeker een aanrader voor iedereen die naar Kreta reist.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 2, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
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Cornuda (Treviso) - Italia

We spent a great holiday in "Villa Kounoupitsa".

  • 5 of 5

The house, in traditional Cretan style, is clean and comfortable. The kitchen and the bath are endowed with all the necessary services for a pleasant stay. The swimming pool is surrounded by plants and colored flowers. In the evening a fresh breeze goes down from the near mountains and is pleasant to eat in the terrace. The position of the house is strategic to reach the most beautiful beaches of West Crete: Falasarna, Balos Beach and Lagoon, Elafonisi, ... To freely visit the marvelous beaches of West Crete is preferable to rent a car. Stella Marentaki, owner of the house, is very kind person. Thanks a lot to Stella and her family, we could not hope to lodge in a best house.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 12, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
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Lecco - Italy -

A really good stay at 'Villa Kounoupitsa'

  • 4 of 5

The first good impression was the location, a nice house well-furnished in a quite position. And what to say about the owner ! Mrs Stella is friendly, kindly and caring to make you feel welcome. The property has been cleaned every four days, that is not usual for a rent house. The village of Kissamos is a perfect place to spend your vacation far from the noise. There are some nice beaches and the city of Hanià is quite near if you want to spend a pleasant evening, dining in one of the restaurant overlooking the Venetian harbour. Thank Stella so much !

  • Review Submitted: Sep 14, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
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  • 4 of 5

Un très agréable séjour. la location est idéalement située pour visiter l'ouest de l'île. La maison est très bien équipée, spacieuse, d'une propreté irréprochable. La piscine est réservée pour deux maison donc nous nous baignons en toute tranquilité, vous pouveez aussi déjeuner au bord de la piscine (frigo, bar table et chaises à disposition) avec un point de vue magnifique.Les propriétaires sont charmants, et donnenet d'excellents conseils. A conseiller.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 10, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
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Traditional stone-house Kissamos

  • 5 of 5

I absolutely loved staying at the charming, lovely little house perfectly situated 1km from Kissamos - a town just big enough for everything you need. The house had all the ementies including a dishwasher and a fab bathroom. Stella is delightful and brought us wonderful olive oil and delicious fresh eggs from her own chickens. My husband and I would go back in an instant. Helen & Richard from Wimbledon, London.

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2012
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UK South Coast

A Lovely Relaxing Week

  • 5 of 5

My partner & I stayed at this pretty & thoughtfully renovated house from 24/08/11 for 7 nights of our 18 night holiday. Stella the owner met us in the town of Kissamos just a few minutes after I called her to say we had arrived so that we could follow her to the village. Although the last part of the road to the village is more like a track, it is driveable with care and it was no problem for me to take a ford fiesta up & down several times per day.

The house has been lovingly restored and is well equipped for self catering, although we only ate breakfast and snacks there as we prefer to eat out as part of our holiday experience. We always had enough hot water etc and although the bedrooms can get hot, there is air conditioning available to compensate. Eating breakfast outside in the front courtyard was so relaxing as the village is so small there is no one to bother you.

The village is so quiet it is a perfect retreat to get away from it all. The swimming pool is accessible via an up-slope walk or up about 20 steps & down a garden path. The pool area was a little oasis of peace. An added pleasure for me were the dogs in the village as I am dog mad so I enjoyed them and I hope they enjoyed the fuss from me.

Stella was a welcoming hostess and nothing was too much trouble. We would stay here again as Kissamos is a real Cretan working town and not as touristy as places like Platanias for example. From this location you can easily visit Chania to the east and Falasarna & Elafonisi to the south west. There are a number of tavernas in town for meals out, as well as coffee shops for drinks & snacks. Expect to pay 20-30 euro for an evening meal for starters, mains, wine & water (depending on what you eat). You can eat more cheaply at the local gyros type place - many Cretans eat there & they do a take away service if you want to take food back to the house.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2011
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Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Souda/Chania Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
3.5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
1.5 Kilometres
Car: recommended

Kissamos offers something for everyone. If you are looking for some quiet time there are plenty of unspoilt sandy beaches, hillside or portside tavernas and cobbled village to wander around. If you want a livelier holiday there are some fabulous seafront bars and clubs to enjoy. If you are a family, the beaches, restaurants and bars are all very child friendly. There is a small ferryboat from the port (5 min by car) which allows you to explore the islands beauty, the small Island of Gramvoussa is a must.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Kissamos, Chania area

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
very low season
1 Nov 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
very low season
1 Jan 2017 - 28 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
special price low season
1 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
low season
1 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
mid season
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
high season
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
low season
1 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

For extra person +5.00 euro/night

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Kissamos in Crete

Property Type:
  • house (semi-detached)
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 65 m²
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot , cot if needed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    mainroom - 2 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Deck Chairs
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

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