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Eleanor Huffman

Member since: 2002
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Speaks: english, greek

Spacious group of houses & apartments, peaceful view of sea and island, parking - Vaia Villas 4

5 Reviews
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview

Lassithi House Rental Photos and Description

Vaia Villa’s houses and apartments are surrounded with flowers, herbs, and natural beauty, and located in a peaceful, clean area with private parking. With a coffee or beer on the shaded front porches, you will enjoy watching the sunrise and sunset, the beautiful reds and purples colouring the cliffs on the opposite side of the bay. Fresh air and sea breezes, and perhaps a walk in the hills, will awaken your appetite for a dinner of fresh fish and locally grown vegetables at one of the village tavernas. Some of the best fish in Greece is caught by local fishermen. If you are an early riser, you may even see your dinner arriving! Several beaches, some pebble and some sand, offer places to swim or relax near the village. Special celebrations take place in the village at Easter time and you are welcome to join in. The people are very friendly and the village offers much hospitality all year round. In the fall, olives and grapes are harvested and oil and raki (the local spirit) is made.

Details for Vaia Villas 4 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, 2 Bathrooms

The view from the top of the world in Mochlos. Two floor house with 2 bedrooms, upstairs and down. 2 full baths, one with Jacuzzi. Washing machine. Your family will spend happy and comfortable holidays in this spacious house with a fantastic view of the sea and entire countryside around Mochlos.
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
Eleanor Huffman (Owner)
Member since: 2002
Call Owner
Speaks: english, greek

Reviews

5
based on 5 traveler reviews

Vaia Villas 4
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
5

Séjour à Mochlos

  • 5 of 5

Juillet 2015: nous venons de passer deux semaines extraordinaires dans la maison de Eleanor Huffman. Le cadre est magnifique, la terrasse offre une vue splendide sur la mer et sur les falaises aux couleurs stupéfiantes.

La maison dispose de tout le confort nécessaire et nous avons beaucoup apprécié le changement régulier du linge de maison.

Mochlos est un charmant petit village de bord de mer; cependant, une voiture est indispensable pour visiter les alentours et découvrir quelques criques enchanteresses!

Nous avons hâte de revenir et découvrir la région à une autre saison.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect for Kreta holiday

  • 5 of 5

We love the house ,the view the silence and the good interieur

Only moscitonet missing badly!!!!!

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your positive comments and feedback! We have added screen to the window closings and some of the houses have mosquito nets in addition to the screen. Usually we do not have many mosquitos, but it only takes one. All the best, Eleanor
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Atlanta, Georgia
5

Love Mochlos

  • 5 of 5

We've stayed in several of these villas. The view is amazing, the villas are well equipped & the owners are very helpful. Mochlos is beautiful with a good choice of taverna's all on the sea. We look forward to staying here again.

  • Submitted: May 19, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Dittelbrunn,Schweinfurt,Bayern,Deutschland
5

Bezaubernd

  • 5 of 5

Wir (Ehepaar 56/55, Sohn 15) verbrachten drei äußerst reizvolle Wochen in Mochlos. Bezüglich des Hauses als auch der Umgebung wurden unsere Erwartungen mehr als erfüllt. Der Kontakt zum Vermieter war sehr nett, sämtliche Wünsche (auch über das Haus hinaus) wurden prompt und zuverlässig erfüllt.Die Einrichtung ist geschmakvoll und funktionell. Ausreichend Gartenstühle und Strandliegen sind vorhanden.

Verschiedene Strände oder bezaubernde Buchten, andere "Highlights " sind gut zu erreichen.

Ein sehr epfehlendes Haus für alle Generationen (vielleicht nicht unbedingt mit Kleinkind) in einer traumhaften Umgebung! Ein Ort an dem man das Gefühl hat dass das Wort "Arbeit" ein Fremdwort ist.

In Mochlos, gut zu Fuß erreichbar, gibt es ausgezeichnete Tavernen, malerisch am Hafen gelegen.

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2009
  • Stayed: Aug 2008
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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12 1
Hannover
5

Wunderbar erholsam!

  • 5 of 5

Herrliches Haus mit noch schoenerem Blick auf Meer und Berge von Balkon oder Terasse. Zuvorkommende und sehr nette Vermieter. Wir waren mit allem sehr, sehr zufrieden!

Auto ist notwendig

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2008
  • Stayed: Jul 2008
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
125 Kilometres
Heraklion
Nearest Ferry
55 Kilometres
Agios Nikolaos
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
National Highway
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Car: necessary

Mochlos is a small fishing village with several taverns and several small shops. Remains of a Bronze age town are visible on the island opposite the town. In the sea near the village, fish tanks dating to the Roman era are visible. During the summer months, archaeologists conduct an excavation on the island, providing more information on the local history, which goes back almost continuously for over 4000 years! Special celebrations are held at Easter and you are welcome to participate. Olives and grapes are harvested in the fall, and then the production of oil and raki, the locally manufactured liquor, begins. Be sure to sample the oil, the raki, and don't forget the local red wine!

Other Activities: Diving is available at a nearby hotel (25 min. away) and golf is available at the new course near Hersonissos (40 min away).

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Rates & Availability

Mochlos House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer 2016
Jun 1 2016 - Sep 30 2016
3 night minimum stay
$99
$691
$2,413
 
 
October 2016
Oct 1 2016 - Oct 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
$77
$537
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

For our part to fight inflation and the economic crisis, we keep the same rates. No increase from 2009! A 1/4 deposit is required to reserve the property.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Lassithi House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 80 m²
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • A child's bed or crib is available on request.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming

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