Villa | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 7
A new villa in the greenest area of Crete, only 100 metres apart from the beach, surrounded by excellent natural beauties, beaches, mountains, ancient and historical places. Licensed by the greek touristik authority with the company registration no. 1042K10000013200.
Crete has the mildest climate in Europe and you can enjoy the famous and healthy Mediterranean food. In the area there is a possibility for some kind of sports such as watergames, fishing, snorkelling, diving, paragliding, mountain biking, horse riding etc. Besides you can visit lonely villages and enjoy some local, traditional festivities.
The villa enables relaxing and pleasant holidays by offering tranquillity, a refreshing private pool and a beautiful big garden with its barbecue area for sitting and dining outdoors.
The ground floor with its spacious open plan living/dining room and the very well equipped kitchen gives the comfort and the warmth needed for pleasant feeling. There is a bedroom with 2 single beds and a bathroom.
The first floor has 2 bedrooms (1 x double and 1 x 2 single beds) and a bathroom. From 2 balconies there is a beautiful view to the sea as well as to the impressive and magestic “white mountains” of Chania.
Equipped with wooden ceilings and air/conditioning throughout the property, satellite TV, stereo, washing machine, dishwasher etc. the villa has everything necessary to make you feeling “home”.
Supermarkets, taverns, cafes, a physician, a pharmacy are within 100-300 m. The beach is only 100m apart.
|Size||Sleeps up to 7, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Maleme beach 100 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Chania 25 km, Nearest railway: None|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, Sea view|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 7, Lounge seats for 7|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
|Further details outdoors|
- 7 Sunbeds
- 4 sun umbrellas
- dining place (table and chairs) in the garden
A stone wall around the villa protect your children to go out of the property and provide privacy.
- Welcome pack provided on arrival.
- Cleaning twice per week
- Greek, english and german-speaking representative on hand to answer any questions.
The Crete region
The prefecture of Chania is the western most division of the island of Crete covering an area of 2376 square km and with a population of 150,387 residents.
The range spans west to east and vanishes close to the prefecture of Rethymno, having formed many plateaus such as Omalos (altitude 1080 metres) and Askifou (altitude 730 metres) and having been divided by wild gorges and ravines of exceptional beauty like that of Agia Irene, Samaria, Arathena, Imbrou and many more along the way. It generously allows a big fertile plain to unfold in the north, fertilizing it with its abundant water sources which transform into life-giving rivers, its biggest being Platanias (ancient Iardano) and Kiliaris.
The morphology of the landscape and the location of Crete in the centre of the Mediterranean have a direct effect on the climate of the prefecture of Chania which is characterized as temperate Mediterranean and particularly dry with sunlight 70% of the year.
The longevity of the Cretan people along with the lowest mortality rate is mostly due to their diet, the roots of which are as old as time itself. Cretans eat whatever their land offers them: fruit, wild greens, vegetables, pulses, dairy products and bread.
The Cretan soul often reaches the point of exaggeration in their valour and passion for freedom, their courage, strength, love for their country and nature even in their hospitality towards strangers.
We cordially invite you to Chania and proffer you this gift which in our day and age is becoming more and more scarce.
MALEME, is a historical village, from the post Minoan period, on the coast of the northern site of west Crete, with approx. 800 inhabitants. It lies on small hills in the greenest region of Crete, surrounded by olive trees, orange trees and wine yards and offers to the gourmets the famous olive oil, the excellent thyme honey and the homemade Cretan wines.
The visitor will enjoy the beautiful sea, the fantastic restaurants and taverns on the beach, the majestic view on the 2500 m “white mountains”, the amazing natural beauty of the region, the gorges, the walking on E4 alpin paths as well as the archaeological places Kydonia, Polyrhynia and Falasarna, the post Minoan tomb (all artefacts found here are displayed in the archaeological museum of Chania, in the old Venetian city), and the memorial and the graves of the fallen German troops during 2nd WW. Maleme is remembered mostly for the fierce fighting, that took place here during the German assault on Crete in 1941. The battle of Crete is a worldwide symbol of struggle for freedom.
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10 Sep 2014
"Wonderful for cozy and relaxing holiday!"
Superb villa! Very hospitable hosts! An unforgettable holiday! Our family of 6 people (4 adults and 2 children) had a rest at the villa №2 (left) at the end of August 2 weeks. Upon arrival at the vi… More
11 Aug 2014
"One of our best holidays ever"
From the very beginning to the last moment of our vacancies, the Villa Helios with its hosts Mary and Michael was our "better" home for two weeks! The spacious and perfectly located house pl… More
Lieber Dieter and Familie, vielen Dank, dass Ihr Eure Ferien bei uns verbracht habt! Ganz besonders freuen wir uns, dass Ihr Eure Ferien bei uns genoßen habt. Auch Ihr wart für uns ganz liebe Gäste! Wir hoffen Euch wieder mal begrüßen zu dürfen!!! Alles GUTE! Mary und Michael
19 Jul 2014
I cannot recommend this villa and location highly enough - for us husband, and teenagers (+ partners) returned from uni it was a perfect holiday. We booked for 10 days and would like to have stayed lo… More
Dear Ellen and Ian, thank you very much for your review and for your kind words! We are glad to hear that you have enjoyed your holidays with us! This is exactly what our goal is and we do always our best for this! We trust we'll see you again or your friends sometime! You are always wellcome! All the best! Mary and Michael
8 Oct 2013
We spent a beautiful time in one of the two HELIOS-villas in Maleme. The villa is located only 100 meters from a clean and not crowded sandy beach. The villa itself is modern and in an excellent shape… More
Dear Maria, Gunter and Ernst,
greetings from the sunny and beautiful Crete! Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear, that you are satisfied with your stay in our villa and that you could relax in your holidays! We are looking forward to welcome you again to Crete! You are always welcome!!! Mary and Michael
29 Jul 2013
"A nice house to live."
We had perfectly a rest May-June 2013.The Villa Helios is in a quiet place, within walking distance from numerous restaurants. All conditions for our accommodation were created: well-groomed lawns, pl… More
8 Oct 2012
"Ideal for a family break"
We stayed here for 1 week and were pleasantly surprised with the accommodation. The villa was clean, comfortable and had all the necessary comforts we desired....especially the swimming pool, bbq area… More
31 Aug 2012
"As expected - we had a wonderful time and enjoyed the warm hospitality !"
We have been traveling to crete for many years and we know the island and the people quite well. When we come to crete its always a bit like coming home. We love the landscape, the ocean, the beautifu… More
20 Aug 2012
"The perfect villa for the perfect island"
The entire experience from beginning to end was absolutly outstanding - the owners Michael and Mary clearly understand how to make you feel very welcome and very comfortable!We were looking for a vill… More
22 Jan 2012
Dear Maria and Mikle, Thank you very much!
it was our best location in this villa, Maria and Michael how are owners of the villa are very friendly and open. Villa is comfortable for child and pets. Villa is located in the beach close place. Julia, Marina, Natalia, Katy and Maks.
25 Sep 2011
Dear Michael & Mary;
Thanks you so much for the use of your wonderful villa - it was perfect - so peaceful and private, and with every comfort and amenity one could ask for! The pool was awesome and we really enjoyed each day, swimming, tanning, walking along the beach and eating at the "Lamb in Oven" restaurant down the street! You have spoiled us and from now on, wherever we travel, we have decided: no more hotels - we have to have our own "Villa"!
Dear Kate and Cornell, thank you very much for your review and for your kind words! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed so much your holidays with us! This is exactly what our goal is and we do always our best for this! We trust we'll see you again or your friends!
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