Imagine yourself sitting by the pool sipping coffee or tea with nothing to disturb you except the butterflies and a soft warm breeze.
Look up and see the magnificent White Mountains in the distance and the olive trees surrounding you - Delightful and relaxing.
You can enjoy all this here at Villa Ariadne.
Situated on a country lane between olive groves easily accessed by a normal car --4 wheel drive not needed at all.
Only 400 metres from the centre of Gavalochori village
IDYLLIC place to stay for your holiday
The a/c units also double up as heaters for the cooler nights at the start and end of the season. The water is heated by either solar panel or a immersion heater.
There are large water storage tanks of 2000 litres to ensure that the villa never runs out of water.
LAYOUT OF THE VILLA
– Fully Equipped Kitchen/diner
– Living room
– One double bedroom king size bed
– A shower room with rain shower
- balconies with stunning views
– A double bedroom with superking bed ( convertable to 2 singles)
– A double bedroom with 2 single beds
– A full bathroom with bath/shower
– A verandah with magnificent views of the surrounding countryside and Lefka Ori - white mountains
FOR EXTRA PRIVACY
--- Two couples can share the house as there are bedrooms and bathrooms on each floor
Families and children welcome
NO events . No pets
NO long term renters.
FREE WiFi in the villa
** Large family sized pool 10 metres by 4.5 metres with roman steps and NO ladders to negotiate.
*** Shallow end 1.2 m and deep end 1.7 m with 1.2 metre ledge all the way around the pool. Pool shower.
*** Pool faces SOUTH and is in the sun ALL DAY
*** NO slippery tiles around the pool
*** Mature gardens with olive trees flowers bushes and palm trees plus butterflies
*** Not situated on a development
*** Comfortable and airy - clean and bright
**** Great views all round
*** Balconies face west for those wonderful cretan sunsets
*** 8 minutes walk to 3 great tavernas in the village the nearest one is 6 minutes. Walking at night with a torch for guidance is wonderful - you could steer by the stars
** Great views of The White Mountains ( Lefka Ori)
** 6 minute drive to beach at Almerida
VILLA HAS TO OFFER
** Secluded setting among the ancient olives groves
** 100 metres square accomodation plus 3 balconies and covered verandah at the back of the villa
** Situated on country road which is graded and suitable for normal cars.
** Car recommended NOT essential --walk to village in 8 minutes
** Mature gardens with olive trees, fruit trees, bushes and flowers birds and butterflies
** Covered seating area by pool plus patio and shaded area under ancient olive tree
*** Dining Table and chairs on upstairs balcony
*** Dining table and 6 chairs on downstairs verandah
*** Dining Table and chairs outside in garden under old olive tree with Charcoal Weber BBQ
* Open countryside and the White Mountains in the background including views over the olive groves
** No neighbours except owners villa separated by double carport . The villas face in opposite directions too!
** Villa not overlooked and faces west for those fabulous sunsets,
3 ATMs in Almerida and 1 in Vamos 3 in Kalives
*************** FREE WIFI
** Full air conditioning included
** Automated electric gate entry
** Concrete and tiled carport keeps your car cool plus parking
** Deposit box
** Hairdryers in each bathroom
** Pool towels
** BBQ Charcoal
** NEW Rain shower in shower room
** Floor Fan
Set in ancient olive groves for a relaxing and peaceful holiday Villa Ariadne offers luxury and comfort.
The villa is light and airy and all rooms are double aspect so that you can enjoy the lovely views.
There are three balconies two upstairs and one downstairs and a large covered verandah is on the ground floor facing the magnificent White Mountains
You will find all the comforts of home to enjoy in a relaxing and peaceful environment. Fully air-conditioned.
Your own electric gate for access and use of shared double carport.
The villa is situated in olive groves and not on a development on a quiet lane but within easy walking distance of the village - 8 minutes to the village square
A large 10m by 4.5m pool for all the family to enjoy has easy access wide Roman steps and no ladders.
Villa Ariadne is a comfortable light and airy detached villa.
All balconies have stunning views of the White Mountains and the open countryside. There is full air conditioning included in the price.
The gardens, carport and pool are on the same level around the house making it easy for access.
There are 3 steps up to the front door and three from the verandah to the patio and paths around the villa
The open plan lounge and kitchen/diner are upstairs with two balconies.
On the first floor you will also find the master bedroom with luxury king size divan bed ,fully fitted wardrobes, mirror, dressing table, voiles and french doors to a balcony.
The upstairs shower room has a newly fitted rain shower 200mm in size and an english glass shower cabinet with 900mm ceramic shower tray .
The two twin-bedded bedrooms are downstairs and have a large terrace and/or balcony and a large family bathroom tiled in blue and white with a bath/shower.
This arrangement is ideal for families or couples sharing who require some privacy as they can sleep on separate floors.
The washing machine is downstairs under the stairs
Windows and doors are double glazed with shutters in white aluminium.
The lane to the villa is a quiet one and leads to Gavalohori Square in 8 minutes on foot. It is driveable with normal car and no 4*4 required.
There is large covered area having a tiled roof with a table and chairs at one end of the pool and an open patio at the other end with 2 parasols.
A gravelled area with a stone seating area around an ancient olive tree provides shade and extra seating/ dining area and a place to relax away from the pool. There is also a table and chairs on the back verandah and the same arrangement upstairs off the living room.
FREE welcome basket includes wine water OJ eggs biscuits tea coffee sugar, loo rolls, tissues and liquid hand soap. A bottle of our estate organic extra virgin olive oil is also included.
Outdoor pool shower,
Mature gardens with palm trees olive trees, shrubs and flowers, patios, shaded area.
Electric gated entrance with a tiled roof carport for keeping your car cool in the heat of the summer.
The owner gives EXCLUSIVE use of the swimming pool to guests during their holiday as owner does not use the pool when guests are in residence.The owner live in the adjacent villa and happy to give help and support to guests, if required : Please note that the owner leaves guests to enjoy their stay at all times without interference but is very happy to chat or give ideas of where to go and where to eat out.
Also there are no immediate neighbours or other villas to overlook the villas or the pool. The grounds are just under 1 acre in size and fully fenced and stone wall to the front of the property.
VILLAGE AND TAVERNAS
Close by is the charming and friendly village of Gavalochori which has three tavernas including Arismari and Monica's and Niko's, a bakery and two mini markets..
Folk Museum an ancient Olive Mill with beautiful Cretan arches and interesting Greek churches. Roman wells can also be found above the village. Lovely walks
The beaches at Almerida 4 km and Kalives 8km are inviting with ample choice of restaurants, coffee shops and bars for your enjoyment.plus supermarkets and green grocers and butcher shops.
By making a booking with us, you are accepting that you will replace or pay for any breakages or damage caused in the property during the rental period and that the property will be left in good condition as found.
Licence No MHTE 1042K123K2548401