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Villa Athermigo


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Villa | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

Villa Athermigo, whose name derives from the unique olive oil, used to be a traditional olive oil press, bursting with the gifts of this sacred, eternal tree.

Rustic on the outside, rural-chic on the inside, this characteful estate has recently been given a new lease of life as a deluxe private retreat for a group of friends, family or couples. Immense love and care has been lavished on this ancient house and the careful restoration was carried out with full respect to the place's original architecture and spirit.

The property can be rented either in its entirety and comprises of three autonomus cottage houses or as individual self-contained cottage houses.

Elia, a two-storey Cottage House of 50 m2, may accommodate up to four people. It has a double built-in bed, a writing desk with fireplace as well as a bathroom with shower on the ground floor. An internal staircase leads to the upper loft-style floor, which offers a second bedroom with two single beds.

Karydia Cottage House, a ground level cottage house of 40 m2, may accommodate up to two people. It has a king size bed, that may be dressed with separate linen, a writing desk and fireplace and a bathroom with shower. Its terrace, located at the exterior area of the cottage house, offers great views to the garden and the pool of the complex.

Rodia, a two-storey Cottage House of 80 m2, is the most spacious and may accommodate up to four people. It has a king size bed and a bathroom, with both a tub and a shower on the ground floor.

An internal staircase leads to the upper loft style floor, which offers a second bedroom with a king size bed, that may be dressed with separate linen and a bathroom with shower.

Baby cots can be put in all 3 suites

The atmospheric lounge area and kitchen, blissful chill-out pool, courtyard and garden give this luxury Cretan villa the sense and scale of a boutique hotel, yet with total exclusivity and an array of pampering services to choose from.

Size Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms
Nearest beach Almyrida 5 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: I. Daskalogiannis 37 km, Nearest railway: None
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Jacuzzi or hot tub, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property
General Central heating, Air conditioning, CD player, Telephone, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 3 En suites and 1 Shower rooms, Solarium or roof terrace
Furniture Single beds (4), Double beds (3), Cots (2), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Private Office (PC, Printer, Fax, Phone, 24mbps Internet connection)

Living room – Dining room (110 sq. m) with satellite LCD 47? TV, ecological air-conditioning, fireplace and wine cellar

Professional kitchen

Wood oven

Dish washer

Wi-Fi Internet

Ecological air-conditioning

24-hour hot water

Towels (for the bathroom and the pool) and bathrobes

Washing machine, dryer, iron

Hairdryer in each suite

Organic designer toiletries

Further details outdoors

Private 1-acre garden with Mediterranean vegetation and fruit trees

Private parking

Private 70 sq. m. swimming pool with saltwater filtration system and adjustable temperature, 100% ecological, chlorine free

Further details

Welcome basket on arrival

Linen change every 2 days

On-request services available:

Full day maid

Local cook

Baby sitter

Professional masseur/masseuse




Private tour guide






The Crete region

Crete is the largest and most populous of the Greek islands and the fifth largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. A well known destination, favored by many all around the world, because of its beautiful landscape consisting of approximately 1,000 kilometer-long coastline dotted with numerous coves, bays and peninsulas, which afford a multitude of soft, sandy magnificent beaches along the beautifully blue Mediterranean Sea, as well as other natural sightseeing, historical monuments, picturesque rural regions and beautiful modern cities.

The town of Chania where Athermigo villa is situated, provides on top of this a majestic old town, full of history and tradition, with amenities even for the most demanding visitors. One of the strongest elements that make visitors love their stay in Chania and Crete in general, is the great climate.


A place of history, tradition, and natural beauty. Agios Pavlos, Crete, is a picturesque village in the centre of Apokoronas Peninsula, close to the villages of Vamos and

Douliana. Although it is a rural village, Gavalohori has good amenities for visitors, including taverns, cafés, a bakery, a mini market, and various stores. The village is very close to the magnificent beach of Almyrida and other sandy beaches.

The surrounding area, is equally interesting. The nature around the village is wonderful. You can make unforgettable walks in the footpaths around Gavalohori, in scenic landscapes of olive trees, carobs and bushes of herbs, while the historical monuments promise to indulge even the most demanding visitors.

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Review 1-4 of 4

15 Oct 2014


"Beautiful modern tranquil haven away from the crowds!"

We stayed in the wonderful Villa Rodia, one of three villas that make up Athermigo. The villas have been named after the three trees outside the various houses, Pomegranate, Olive and Walnut. We belie… More

29 Sep 2014


"Erholung pur"

Wir hatten das Glück, das Rodia Cottage House in der Villa Athermigo für eine Woche zu mieten. Die Villa besteht nur aus einigen wenigen liebevoll und geschmackvoll restaurierten Zimmern / Wohnungen… More

22 Aug 2014


"Ξεκουραση, αισθητική, αξεχαστη εμπειρια"

Ενα εξοχικο που ολοι μας ονειρευομαστε. Παρόλο που εναι μακρια απο τη θαλασσα, αυτη δε σου λειπει καθολου. Περ… More

4 Aug 2014


"A stylish, secluded haven"

Our family of four stayed at Rodia Cottage in this beautifully converted olive mill for ten days and enjoyed one of the best holidays ever. The villa is really well equipped and very spacious, it also… More

Review 1-4 of 4

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Aliki P.

  • 3 Years listed

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Calendar last updated:22 Nov 2014

Based in Greece

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