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Villa Helia

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 4 reviews

from £20 /night

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Villa and pool

Villa | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Villa Helia sits on top of a small hill just above the sea side village resort of Almyrida and it's beautiful beach and clear waters. Its fantastic ,peaceful and private location gives panoramic views across olive slopes to the sea , the beautiful wide blue bay of Almyrida. The villa is complemented by a beautiful pool ( 10m by 5m ) and a large patio which we are sure will be a favoured spot to enjoy the sun, the views and barbecues under the magnificent star filled sky.

Free Wi Fi is now available .

The villa is light and airy enhanced by large picture windows and ceiling fans throughout. In addition there is air conditioning in all the bedrooms. The open plan kitchen / lounge has all that you will need for a perfect holiday . The kitchen is well equipped with full cooking facilities and the living area equipped with two sofas , CD and DVD player (TV as screen only) . DVDs and books available for your use.

On the ground floor there is one bedroom (king size double bed) which opens directly on to the terrace. There is also a shower room with a powerful shower,sink and wc.

On the first floor there are 2 further bedrooms and a full bathroom with a bath and shower ,as well as sink and wc. Each bedroom has a very large private balcony leading off it with fabulous sea , mountain and countryside views.

The villa also has central heating for early and late season bookings

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Almyrida 1.5 km
Access Car advised, Wheelchair users
Nearest Amenities 1.5 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Chania 25 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms
Furniture Double beds (2), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Air conditioning in all bedrooms

Ceiling fans in all rooms

Indoor dining / breakfast table with 6 chairs

Well stocked kitchen with all necessary equipment including coffee maker.

Both double bedrooms have king size beds

Further details outdoors

Large terrace area

6 sun loungers and 2 large sun shades provided for use by the pool

Large pool 10m by 5m

Outside shower by pool

Extensive garden with olive and other trees

Outdoor dining table with 6 chairs

6 other outdoor chairs and 2 tables for use on balconies or terrace

Further details

Prices include cleaning and change of bed linen once a week. Pool clean and service twice a week. Welcome pack provided including basics, bread, water, milk, tea, sugar, jam etc and a bottle of wine.

About this location

The Chania Prefecture region

Crete is one of the most beautiful of the greek islands with the option of peace and quiet or a more active holiday. It represents an amalgam of the best of Greece including great tavernas offering fresh fish dishes.Western Crete offers fantastic scenary with many outstanding drives, which the owner would be happy to advise on.

The magnificent White Mountains which can be clearly seen from the villa offer fantastic opportunities for walkers. There are several gorges to walk, the most famous being the Samaria Gorge which meanders down a trail for 18 kms to the pretty resort of Agia Roumeli. There are also many spectacular local walks and tracks for cycling.

The natural freshwater lake of Kournas provides a picturesque venue for lunch, a swim or a pedalo.

The Venetian influenced town of Chania is close and offers quaint, narrow streets with many shops ,as well as a beautiful harbour lined with tavernas and cafes serving excellent local food.


In and around the picturesque sea side village of Almyrida you will find excellent beaches, surfing and water sports, tavernas, bars, shops and supermarkets. There are many other beautiful bays and beaches with crystal clear water in the surrounding area. There is information on these provided.

Further afield there is a water park at Limnoupolis , carting track, boat trips from the harbours at Chania and Almyrida, botanical gardens, historical sights such as the World War 2 museum and Allied and German cemetries.

Crete is known for its ancient archeology and there is the opportunity to visit many interesting sites.

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Review 1-4 of 4

6 Oct 2014


"Go- it's a great well apointed villa, views, quiet location & pool fabulous"

Spacious, light and airy, clean, well apointed and thought out. Great views all round, only 30 mins walk down the track then road into the town, with great places to eat. Beach good, and easy safe sno… More

14 Sep 2014


"Stunning pool & views"

We really enjoyed our stay at Villa Helia. The big plus is the large pool with beautiful views over the olive groves to Almyrida. The villa is well equipped with everything you may need and the welcom… More

28 Aug 2014


"Top notch villa with a super pool and marvellous view over the bay"

Four of us stayed at Villa Helia and had a marvellous week. Perched up on the hill above the village it's near enough to be handy (and only 10 minutes from the main road) while still feeling very… More

3 Aug 2014


"I would definitely recommend this villa!"

It is a really lovely place. We've rented several villas in the past, but this one was the nicest so far. Great views and really big pool, perfect for a family!… More

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    • 1 Years listed

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    Calendar last updated:24 Mar 2015

    Based in United Kingdom

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