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Exclusive Villa with stunning, Sea and White Mountains Views and Internet access

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Villa in Kefalas, Chania, Crete, Greece - Secluded and Peaceful, Beach and Restaurants Within 5 to 10 Minutes Drive.

Exclusive, secluded and peaceful villa with stunning view of Sea and White Mountain, with own private infinity swimming pool in Kefalas, overlooking onto Almyros Gulf Bay on the Northeast of Chania region. Closest beach Almirida, Kalives and Georgioupoli, 15 to 20 minutes drive. Closest Airport in Chania, 45 minutes drive. Local facilities and amenities like supermarket, tavernas in Kefalas village, less than 15 minutes walk.

Stunning Sea and Mountains view.


Owner
P. Logan
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
October 18, 2017

Why P. Logan chose Chania

Guest review will clearly shows why you should choose this Villa. It is a home away from home with holiday spirit. It is an ideal Villa for family with young children or for travellers looking for a Villa to have all the privacy.The surrounding is free from noise pollution except for bird singing and jingling from sheep and sea waves.

What makes this villa unique

This Villa has a stunning sea view and white mountain views. You can enjoy this views either from the swimming pool or the Villa balconies. Other unique feature of the Villa is that you get balcony for each bed room allowing all guests to enjoy the stunning view from the bed.The Villa is situated in the middle of 1500 sq.mt. land and this land is fully secured by stone wall which gives the complete security and allow the children to freely move around the Villa Garden.

The Villa garden has plenty of Olive trees, Palm trees, Apple trees, Pear trees, Plum tree, Apricot tree, Fig tree, Pomegranate tree, Grape tree.

The infinity swimming pool has large green grass area with 03 Palm Trees. This Palm Trees give you the opportunity to hide away from the hot sun. These shadow area has sun bed and chairs.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Pon

Good to hear from you.

We had a truly wonderful holiday - everything about it was superb.

The pool was fantastic and clean (the pool team arrived on the day we came to ensure it was clean)

The views from the balcony were incredible - we will never forget them.

The garden was in good shape although the lawn could have been mowed before we arrived but it didn't deter our enjoyment of the outside area. We really enjoyed the BBQ facilities too!

The villa was clean upon arrival so we were happy about that and the villa worked very well indeed.

Nothing to complain about - we truly had a super time!

Thank you very much and we have recommended the villa to a number of friends already! We hope to be back soon!

Thanks again for some wonderful memories made

Best regards

Graham
May 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Kilometres
Chania
Nearest Barpub
10 Metres
Kefalas Square
Nearest Ferry
17 Kilometres
Souda Bay,Chania
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
National Road
Nearest Ski
5 Kilometres
Almyrida Beach
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Kalives Sandy Beach, Almyrida Beach
Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

Chania area is rich in historical and archaeological places of interest. Beach resorts. Natural environment, rare vegetation and wild landscape.

Coast/Beach:

Villa itself is by coast of Almyros Gulf.

Famous beach resorts nearby are Georgioupoli 10 mins drive, Almirida 15 mins drive, Kalives 15 mins drive, Lake Kourna 15 mins drive.

Travel:

Car use is essential. Bike hire is available at Georgioupoli.

Two main airports service area - Chania Airport 30 to 45 mins drive from villa. Heraklion Airport 1 and half to 2 hrs drive from villa. Ports in Souda Bay 30 mins drive from villa.

Distances:

A great variety of villages of interest are within very short distances, 10 to 30 minutes drive away - Gavalohori, Aptera, Kokhino Hori, Drapanos, ect.

Vamos, 10 mins drive, benefits from a 24hr Health Centre, many taverns to eat and drink.

Further Details:

Kefalas itself has several tavernas and small supermarkets/shops. Neighbouring villages, Selia, Litsarda, Xerosteni, etc. also provide tavernas. Vamos is the largest town close to villa. It has banks, 24hr Medical Centre, bakery, butchers, grocery shops and many tavernas. Vamos- Take a walking tour to see the local traditional architecture.

Amenities

Apokoronos Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome ...
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , bidet , This bathroom is in first floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , bidet , This bathroom is in Ground floor with large walk in shower
  • Bathroom 1 with bath/shower over, walk in shower, wc. Bathroom 2 with large walk in shower, wc.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , Bed room has TV with DVD player,own balcony
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , The room lead to it's own Balcony
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Bed room has it's own balcony
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6/8 (King size bed, Double beds,Single beds Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed, chest of drawers, wardrobe and mirror, hairdryer, TV, DVD etc. Bedroom 2 with twin beds, chest of drawers, wardrobe, mirror, hairdryer. Bedroom 3 with double bed, wardrobe.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • paddle boating
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
All rooms have air-condition units, with hot or cool air option. Swimming pool is 5 metre wide and 10 metre long making 50sqm water area. Depth at shallow end 0.9 metre and depth at deep end 1.9 metre Tiled terrace to the front of house. Sunbeds, parasols and garden chairs provided. Garden table and chairs provided, for dining alfresco. Barbecue house with sink and cupboards, serving worktop. Under stairs storage area houses washing machine, ironing table and iron. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Self-catering. Washing machine and dishwasher provided. Villa is cleaned before arrival. Bed linen and towels are provided for your use. Cleaning services are available for hire from welcome team at your own cost. Internet access will be provided on request and additional charge will apply. 10 sqm Roof tiled barbecue house has grills, cupboards and sink. Swimming pool has outside shower and breathtaking views.

Reviews

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Exclusive Villa with stunning, Sea and White Mountains Views and Internet access
average rating of 4.875 based on 59 reviews
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A paradise of silence and beauty.

  • 4 of 5

De locatie van deze villa is uniek. Met zicht op zee en de bergen en in volledige stilte geniet je hier van de natuur.

Het mooie zwembad, de schaduw onder de palmbomen, het degelijk uitgerust huis staan garant voor een mooi verblijf.

Vooral ook het unieke dorpje waar je in restaurants lekker kunt eten, zorgt voor een authentieke sfeer.

De bezienswaardigheden op Kreta zijn vlot bereikbaar. Op amper een uurtje ben je aan de zuidelijke Libische zee met spectaculaire verzichten.

Sommige mensen schrijven "hier komen we vast en zeker terug ".

Wij schrijven dit niet: wij kwamen er al een 2de keer en...

Els en Paul

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

WOW !!! What a view

  • 5 of 5

The property is stunning. Very clean and equipped with everything we needed for our holiday stay. The beds were comfortable and the fireplace was a cosy and beautiful touch during the chilly evenings. The BBQ facilities and pool outside we also fab. The views were truly breathtaking with Snow capped mountains on one side and water views on the other. They just took our breath away as we inhaled the clear fresh air and heard the faint bells of the local goats grazing nearby. The road leading to the villa was a bit rough but you do get used to it. It added to the rural charm and privacy of the location and made us feel like we were in the the real Crete. The location was convenient to both Chania to the West and Rhethmo to the East. The staff were friendly and very knowledgeable of the area and the owner made the booking process easy to use with prompt confirmations and replies to our requests. Overall, I would highly recommend this villa to my friends and family and look forward to returning for our next holiday.

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful villa in an absolutely stunning location

  • 5 of 5

We are a family of four that recently returned from a fantastic holiday in Crete. Our villa was simply stunning. We arrived at midnight, following fantastic directions and were very impressed with what we saw. The villa was very clean and tidy with beds were made up and ready for us. But when we opened the shutters in the morning the view took our breath away. The sun was streaming over the bay with the mountains in the backround and the tinkle of goat bells added to the moment. This was the perfect start to our holiday!

The pool was stunning very clean and pool toys available for younger children. There were plenty of sun loungers to use. The BBQ area was well equipped and the garden was well cared for and beautiful,with fruit trees everywhere.

The area is incredibly peaceful and the perfect place to relax and unwind. The local village is nearby and has good shops and restaurants. Very reasonable and fantastic food.

We ventured out daily and explored much of the area. There are numerous beaches nearby, some with tavernas along the beach and others were very quiet so the choice is yours. The local villages are so pretty and everyone we met were very friendly and lovely.

The welcome team were fantastic and at hand if we needed them. The owner has always contacted me if I had and questions.

This was our first trip to Crete and we couldn't have wished for a better start. We will definitely return.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely peaceful villa with a beautiful pool

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our stay in this villa and would definitely recommend it to our friends and family. The villa and pool are just as they are presented in the photos, with both being exceptionally clean. The pool, garden and patio areas are beautiful and peaceful, a great place to relax. We all loved the pool, especially our children who would have stayed in all the time if they had their way.

The villa is well equipped with all you could need and the views are really lovely. Our favourite were the mountains behind the villa.

The location is ideal if you prefer a bit of quiet away from things and we easily walked to Kefalas with our young children where the taverna and shop are great.

There are lots of interesting places to visit nearby so there's plenty to do if you don't want to spend all the time in the pool.

The owners were really helpful answering our queries before going and provide great directions to get to the villa.

Overall a fabulous place to stay and we definitely hope to return soon.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

The place to be ...

  • 5 of 5

Als ervaren huurders bij Owner's Direct hadden we het geluk alweer een prachtige locatie te ontdekken ditmaal een exclusieve villa in Kefalas. Het machtig, weids uitzicht over de zee, in combinatie met de witte bergen is inderdaad stunning! De stilte: onvergetelijk. De tuin oogt exotisch en is perfect onderhouden. Het zwembad: zalig om te dobberen en weg te dromen in het vergezicht over zee, een frisse verkoeling op deze mooie dagen.

De accommodatie is uitstekend en netjes onderhouden. Overal is er airco. De keuken is goed uitgerust. De buitenkeuken met de BBQ is ook handig. Grillen met op de achtergrond het gerinkel van de geitebellen: grappig.

Het hartelijke welkom- team Teresa en Mike begeleide ons bij aankomst en waren bereikbaar als we ze nodig hadden. Ze passeerden een keer heel snel voor een probleempje met de wifi.

Het dorpje Kefalas is een rustige oase waar de nodige essentiële bevoorrading kan gebeuren. Er zijn 2 restaurants die elk hun specialiteiten hebben. Hier proef je de Kretenzische sfeer het best. De contacten met de eigenaar Mr Logan verliepen ook in een aangename sfeer. Hij is duidelijk iemand die zeer nauwlettend toekijkt of zijn gasten het volledig naar wens hebben. Dit is een super adres waar wij alvast terugkeren!

Paul, Els, Tine, Sam, Marcel

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

A great villa in a nice and quiet location

  • 5 of 5

We very much enjoyed our stay at the villa, we found the villa to be well appointed, having absolutely everything that we needed for our stay. A particular plus of the villa was the pool and both of our boys had this most amazing time, often playing from morning until night.

The location of the villa was perfect for us, balancing a very relaxing quiet retreat, but yet being close enough to the main roads to allow us to explore the local surrounding areas. We really liked how it had a really ‘local’ feeling, being a short journey from Kafalas, yet close enough to the more touristy resort of Georgioupoli.

We didn’t have any reason to call the welcome team during our stay, so I couldn’t comment on this aspect, but the directions and access to the villa was absolutely perfect and made our arrival and departure from the villa very simple.

The perfect place for families to stay and unwind.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $58.98

Booking Notes:
1) To secure booking a down payment of 25% of total cost is required. Balance 75% payment is required to be paid 60 days before arrival to the Villa.
2) If you wish to pay on your arrival to the Villa then 50% of the total cost to be paid as soon as possible then the balance can be paid on your arrival by cash. However there will be a additional charge of €30 will apply if you are paying any cash at the villa.
3) You can make payments to UK bank account in Sterling or Crete bank account in Euros. And also you can choose to pay in to our Paypal account.
4) Any bank charges or Paypal charges are not included in the total price.
5) If you choose to pay by Paypal, there will be a additional charge of 2.5% will apply unless you choose the correct payment option to avoid any Paypal charges.
6) If you choose to pay in sterling currency, please contact the owner for England bank account details.
7) If you are paying in Sterling currency then the owner will inform you the currency exchange rate.
8) Any bookings 3 weeks or more will have discount.
9) WiFi Internet connection will be provided with your request and there will be a additional charge of €30.00 for 7 nights. We provide limited down load of 5GB WiFi internet for 07 nights. If you are booking for 14 nights then we provide 10GB limited down load.
Changeover Day:
Changeover day is flexible.
Transport:
Transport can be provided from Chania Airport by our welcome team however it is depend on number of people in your group.
If you require midweek cleaning additional charge will apply.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund