Luxurious 4bdrm Villa Nafsika
Villa | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Villa Nafsika is a beautiful and luxurious two-storey villa, located in Litsarda Apokoronas, near the village of Vamos. Litsarda is a quaint and traditional village, which is ideal for people looking for privacy and peace. Besides being magnificent, Villa Nafsika is surrounded by trees and offers high quality facilities to meet your highest demands. Villa Oasis is built in a field of 1500 sq.m. and has a spacious outdoor area, with gardens, trees and a 70 sq.m. private pool. The thing that you 're going to love most is the interior of the villa. The owners gave each indoor place of the villa a unique character, decorating it in great style and imagination. As a result the guests can experience different styles and eras. The villa combines comfort and luxury.
The main living room area is decorated with stone and wood. It includes a sitting room with a fire-place, sofas and a home cinema with a 37'' TFT television. Right next to it there is a dinning room suitable for lunch or dinner and a fully equipped kitchen, for those who would like to experiment with the traditional Cretan cuisine. The interior of the villa is fully fitted with an under-floor heating/cooling system.
The four bedrooms, all with private bathrooms, are spread on two floors,. Each one is decorated in a unique style, inspired by a different era. The traditional bedroom was inspired by Crete and its history, the red - "pop" room has a carefree youthful style, the classic bedroom influenced by the Victorian times and the "Zebrano" room is modern and luxurious. Villa Nafsika offers each visitor a unique opportunity to experience different styles and eras.
The outdoor facilities provide all comforts you need to enjoy Greek countryside in a traditional way and enable you to bask in the sun in the privacy of an idyllic garden.
- 4 bedrooms
- 4 bathrooms with bathtubs (one with a Jacuzzi)
- A fully equipped kitchen (electric stove, microwave oven, dishwasher, mixer, toaster, boiler)
- Coffee pot
- Welcome basket with Cretan products
- SAT TV 37'', DVD, Home Cinema, HI-Fi on the ground floor and two 21'' TVs inside two bedrooms
- Under floor heating/cooling system
- Washing machine, drying machine, iron with ironing board, hair drier
- Private pool 70sq.m. with special place for kids
- BBQ - Oven - Outdoor sink
- Beach sand for kid to play
Villa Nafsika is licensed for holiday rentals with the Greek Tourist Authorities (EOT).
EOT license number: 1354-13-0331
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Georgioupolis 8 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Chania Airport 30 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 4 En suites, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Single beds (6), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The Crete region
Following the north central road network from Hania to Kissamos for no more than ten (10) kilometers (6,2 miles) and without losing sight of the beautiful coast side that oversees the Cretan Sea, we meet the most organized tourist region of the district of Hania: Platanias.
As most of the villages of the area, the first references of it can be traced back in ancient times, while there is a clear history of it in the Venetian archives.
Placed on the top and the slopes of a steep hill, it extends downwards towards the sea, accompanied by the clear waters of the beautiful river Keritis. The river is well known from the epic poems of Homer by the ancient Greek name of Iardanos.
Continuing our tour, after 6 kms from Platanias,we will find on our route among the low hills the village of Xamoudohori .
At its traditional cafeteria in the center of the village awaits us, aside from local manufactured soft drinks, the traditional homemade famous tsikoudia.
The hills of Xamoudohori offer a panoramic view of the vineyards and olive groves, as well as of the bay of Hania and the cape of Spatha.
A little further down the road, we come across Maleme, a village that has been marked by history in various ways and times.Its roots begin in the post-Minoan era (1600 - 1070 B.C.), but it is remembered mostly for the fierce fighting that took place here during the German assault on Crete in 1941.The oldest churches in the village are those of Aghios Antonios, which was built in 1918, and the small Byzantine chapel of Saint Peter and Paul, a building of 1530, which may be the oldest in the whole region.
At the edge of the municipality, located in a semi-mountain region with plenty of sparkling waters, green scenery and remarkable landscapes for touring and resting, is the village of Deres.
Most interesting is a visit to the complex of well-preserved Venetian monastery buildings, as well as to the many chapels of the area. Undoubtedly, the images of the Cretan hospitality of the people of Deres and their traditional celebrations will be an unforgettable experience and a warm memory.Try to find time to... honor them with your presence at one of the four festivals that begin in July and end in early September. Taste the local thyme honey, Gruyere cheese, light wine, fried delicacies and, of course, tsikoudia... Also, a horse riding school operates in the area, with its own tavern for rest, food and horseback riding.
Beaches in the area of the West of Chania accommodation:
Gerani (shingles and sandy)
Aghia Marina (fine sandy, extends for 4 kms)
Stalos (fine sandy, extends for 4 kms)
Falassarna (fine white sand, emerald sea waters)
Elafonissi (fine white and pink sand, emerald sea waters)
Aghia Marina is a small village 8 kms west of Chania town. There is a beautiful sandy beach here that is 4kms long.The old village is a ten minute walk from the beach and it is very popular for the excellent and reasonable tavernas offering homemade fresh food.The newer area by the sea, has a long lane of shops,few banks,bakeries and some supermarkets.It has a very frequent bus service that takes you to Chania old town within 20 minutes.There are little wheel trains in Aghia Marina,offering transport to nearby villages and short excursions to the Waterpark and the gorge of Therisso.Watersports and beach volley is available nearby on this beach.Nightlife is also great here, as it offers alot of wine bars and music restaurants.The town of Platanias is a twenty minute walk, where another extended choice of cosmopolitan life is available for day and night!
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5 Oct 2014
"A wonderful Holiday"
We spent an enjoyable 9 Nights at Villa Nafsika in the beautiful region of Western Crete.The Villa is conveniently situated close to all of the local villages of Georgioupoli ,Kalives and Almirda. Our… More
2 Aug 2014
Beautiful garden and pool, and the villa has excellent accommodation. The area is very unspoiled with good access to Chania - very interesting old town - and the beaches at Almyrida and Georgopolis. W… More
2 Jun 2014
"Beautiful location and well designed villa. Would definately go again!"
We had a fantastic time at Villa Nafsika. The mountain views are simply breathtaking. We travelled with 2 young children and 2 Grandparents and the layout and size of the bedrooms all with en suite a… More
Thank you for your comments! The sliding doors just needed an adjustment and they are fine now, I wish this was mentioned dutring your stay of one week, so we would have sent the maintenance!
Air conditioning in villa Nafsika, is undrfloor cooling, and each room/area has its own temperature control, so guests can adjust to their required indoors temperature. It is adjusted notto operate if the interior temperature is 18C or lower, as one would only need to cool the villa if the interior temperature is above 18C. I can assure you that it works perfectly in the whole year, as well as in July and August, as we have repeat guests (they have already booked some weeks for 2015!).
The internet: there were promises that there would be a telephone line in the villa area, but this has not yet happened unfortunately. The Vodafone shop in Kalives, sell sim cards for internet (for Ipad, or smart phones) and the cost is 1 euro per day for this, as our travel advisor mentioned during her visit. So until the telephone wiring is installed by our phone company, the mobile internet solution is offered.
Thank you once again for choosing Nafsika for your week in May!
With warm regards
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