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Holiday villa in Crete with private pool with stunning sea views

Bedrooms 2
Space 914 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

4-5persoons villa overlooking the sea on the south coast

This Greek-style villa with terraced garden situated on the outskirts of the quiet mountain village Mariou at 4 km from the seaside village of Plakias. The view of the sea, the olive groves and mountains is truly phenomenal and boring.

The property comprises 2 bedrooms, a bathroom, a living room with fireplace and air conditioning, open kitchen and outdoor storage. The interior is luxurious. A flat screen television (107cm) is present.

The house can accommodate 4 persons (2 bedrooms). In the living room there is the possibility to have a 5th person sleeping (rollaway)

The own private pool with sun loungers and sun terrace offers privacy.

Next to the house with the facade called "Anna is a private car park.

The kitchen has a ceramic hob (4 rings), oven, large fridge and freezer, coffee maker and Senseo.

More Details

Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, german, dutch
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 24, 2017


Nearest Airport
110 Kilometres
Chania - Heraklion
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Taverne Mariou
Nearest Ferry
110 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Taverne Mariou
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Car: recommended

The Greek-style recently built house located on the outskirts of the quiet mountain village Mariou at about 250 m altitude. The seaside village of Plakias with its lively promenade and harbor is 4 km away. Delicious and affordable food in the many little restaurants, nice taverns, shops, banks, a beautiful sandy beach. Sociability without mass tourism. Car, scooter and bicycle rentals are available here.

From here you can book various excursions, such as a boat trip to the famous palm beach of Preveli.

Within a radius of several kilometers are also several other easily accessible splendid sandy beaches between the beautiful rock formations. The area is perfect for making beautiful walks through the mountains and gorges, olive groves or along the coast.

The ancient city of Rethymnon with its many things is half an hour away by car (also accessible by bus). Less than 100 meters away is a Greek restaurant with delicious food.


Mariou Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 914 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • slaapkamer 1 - 1 queen , mooi uitzicht op zee
    slaapkamer 2 - 2 twin/ single
    opklapbed - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Both bedrooms have lots of closet / storage space. Bedroom 1 has a superb sea view. Also, both bedrooms patio French doors and access to the garden. The garden doors are fitted with shutters and rolhorregaas against mosquitoes. All beds have comfortable mattresses with a slatted base.
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Barbecue
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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(5 traveler reviews)

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Holiday villa in Crete with private pool with stunning sea views
average rating of 4.6 based on 5 reviews
Edinburgh, Scotland

what a view!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a really enjoyable stay at Villa Anna and found the property to be at least as good if not better than described. The villa was spotlessly clean on arrival and very well equipped. Outside the view is amazing and the pool is perfect for cooling off. The villa is easy to find on the edge of the village but not far from the beaches and town of Plakias. There is a local housekeeper who is very helpful and calls round to ensure everything is ok. The booking process with Andreas was quick and easy, we would book again for a future visit and would be happy to recommend it to friends.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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entspannende Zeit an einem schönen Ort

  • 5 of 5

Wir hatten die Möglichkeit zwei Wochen im Ferienhaus zu verbringen und waren sehr zufrieden.

Die Buchung und Abstimmung per EMail funktionierte sehr gut, der Vermieter hat jederzeit prompt und hilfsbereit reagiert.

Bei Ankunft fanden wir ein sehr gut ausgestattetes Haus vor. Für unseren Sohn (1 Jahr) war alles perfekt vorbereitet, es gibt ein Reisebett und einen sehr bequemen Hochstuhl.

Der Service vor Ort war tadellos. Sabine, unsere Ansprechpartnerin, hatte jederzeit ein offenes Ohr und war immer prompt zur Stelle wenn es etwas zu klären gab.

Die Lage des Hauses ist perfekt wenn man etwas abseits vom touristisches Trouble sein möchte und trotzdem kurze Wege zu diesem mag. Der Blick auf Meer und Berge, die Stille und nicht zuletzt die fabelhafte Taverne gleich nebenan haben unseren Urlaub sehr angenehm werden lassen.

Einzig zu beachten ist das es im Haus kein WLAN gibt, was sich aber auch als Vorteil für den Erholungsprozess herausstellen kann.

Abschließend nochmal ein herzliches Dankeschön an Sabine, als auch an den Besitzer nach Holland für den tadellosen Service und die sehr gute Unterkunft!

Wir kommen gern wieder.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Es gibt jetzt ein Wlan mit beschränkter Geschwindigkeit.
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quelques regrets....

  • 3 of 5

La maison est confortable et la vue saisissante. La proximité immédiate de la taverne de Mariou est un gros avantage.

cependant quelques détails ont un peu assombri le tableau. une communication avec le propriétaire réduite à sa plus simple expression , pas de wifi , contrairement à ce qui est annoncé il n'y a pas de wifi et le hot spot (payant) ne fonctionne pas.

de plus , après avoir confirmé notre réservation , le propriétaire nous a annoncé des frais de ménage (60 euros pour 5 nuits!!) . On aurait aimé le savoir avant. surtout que le ménage est fait à notre départ et jamais pendant le séjour. un peu cher non ? La personne est passée une ou deux fois pour mettre des produits dans la piscine....

Certes ça ne nous a pas gaché nos vacances mais j'aurai aimé connaitre ces points avant.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Geweldig uitzicht, uitstekend restaurant naast de deur, goede service , mooie stranden op korte afstand, prima uitvalbasis voor tripjes , vriendelijke mensen, kortom een stek waar je geen spijt van krijgt, wel aanbevolen een huurauto met minimaal 1600 cc, ivm de steile helling naar de villa, je kunt .

overigens ook beneden parkeren en de trap nemen.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Séjour inoubliable en Crète

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé de très belles vacances dans cette belle maison idéalement située avec une superbe vue sur la mer. C'est un endroit très calme, la villa est bien aménagée,la maison est propre, la piscine est un vrai plus. Les plages environnantes sont sauvages avec une eau limpide. Les paysages sont à couper le souffle. Randonnées (les gorges de samaria), visites culturelles (Réthymnon, Chania, Le palais de phaistos) on été de la partie. On peut vraiment sillonner dans la région et ce, du nord au sud. Je recommande cette location à des familles avec enfants et à des amis.


  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional
This calendar has not been updated in over 2 months and the availability shown may not be accurate.

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $235.38
Schoonmaakkosten $70.61

Aanbetaling 30% van de totale huursom binnen 2 weken na boeking. Restant (70%) één maand voor aanvang van de verhuurperiode.
De waarborgsom (200 euro) dient tegelijkertijd met de laatste termijn betaald te worden.
Terugstorting van de waarborgsom, na goedkeuring van de woning en inventaris door de beheerster in overleg met huurder, binnen twee weken door storting op bankrekening van huurder.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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