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Quiet holidays, country side, near the beaches, swimming pool.

Bedrooms 2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 nights


Minimum Stay
5 nights

About the property

Very quiet property, on a hill overlooking the country side and sea

10 minutes from the beaches and shopping center, 15 kms from the city of Heraklion. 5 kms are, water park, an aquarium, golf, museum Knossos, Heraklion.

Water sports - including jet skis, banana rides, skiing, scuba diving and parasailing. Sun loungers, bars and restaurants.

It is a house for a peaceful holiday and built in a very personal taste.

Ideal for a family, group of friends. meditation and quiet, outdoor activities, there is a pool and a garden behind. no neighbors.

Description of the house:

A very large living room with unlimited view around with fully equipped kitchen, a table for 6 and a sofa bed for an extra person.

Bedroom with a double bed, and another double mattress on a mezannine.

There is a summer living room with flowers and a sofa bed.

More Details

Margarita Charalampaki
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french, spanish, greek
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 21, 2017

Why Margarita Charalampaki chose Iraklio

build on the dream place dream!

What makes this villa unique

isolated no neighbors


4.7/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

Quiet holidays, country side, near the beaches, swimming pool.
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 3 reviews

Stunning views

  • 5 of 5

Margarita's house was a wonderful find. We had the self contained upper floor with a conservatory entrance that led directly out onto the terrace and private swimming pool with magnificent views of the surrounding countryside. We watched eagles, vultures and falcons every day. The main, double bedroom has a terrace looking out over the front of the house giving another lovely view and morning shade. We drank our breakfast coffee here everyday whilst our two teenagers slept in. The house is unique and full of Margarita's own art work and spiritual warmth - she is a doll maker. The short road leading up from the village is steep and takes a little getting used to and whilst the house does not have 5 star luxury, it is spacious, beautifully decorated and I would recommend it highly to those with a slightly more adventurous nature who aren't looking for all luxury and mod cons.

Margarita was warm and welcoming and invited us to watch her in a traditional play and provided many recommendations. She could not have been more helpful. When we didn't want to drive, the 10 min walk down into the village to the local taverna in the square proved invaluable serving up good portions of traditional greek fare at very good prices.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I feel obliged by this review ! Although is my first experience to rent the house, I try my best so guests are happy. I hope my guests become friends for long term also ! All the best for you with warmest regards Margarita
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Hôtesse et séjour très sympathiques

  • 4 of 5

Margarita nous a offert un accueil formidable dans un gîte bien équipé et superbement situé. Nous avons ainsi découvert la campagne crétoise et profité de la proximité d'Héraklion (une voiture est cependant nécessaire pour visiter les différents sites )

Le gîte possède une très belle pièce de vie et la possibilité de couchage pour 2 couples . En revanche la mezzanine proposée pour des couchages supplémentaires n' est pas facile d'accès.

Merci encore à Margarita pour cette première découverte de la Crète.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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souvenirs de rêve...

  • 5 of 5

... trop précieux pour être partagés

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
12 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
4 Kilometres
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Gouves Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Apr 1 2017 - May 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
1-10 Juillet
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 9 2017
5 night minimum stay
10 Jul- 10 Sept
Jul 10 2017 - Sep 10 2017
5 night minimum stay
14 Sept-301 Oct
Sep 11 2017 - Sep 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

30% acompte , 70% pay arrival

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Gouves Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Building Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 90 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - toilet , combination tub/shower , outdoor shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • - 1 queen
    - 1 double
    - 2 twin/ single
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • caves
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • swimming

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