House | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10

Key Info
  • Beach or lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Air conditioning
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
  • Car not necessary
  • Nearest beach 0km

• Sea view house (120 sq.m, 10 stairs up, sleeps 5 (+2)).

Three bedrooms offer plenty of light and an airy atmosphere with most of the rooms boasting views of the sea and the garden. Interiors are large, light and spacious with furnishings displaying a mix of traditional Greek and modern facilities, The lovely sitting room has a large bay window seat to take advantage of the sandy beach and sea view. The entrance leads to the dining room and living room, equipped with a fireplace, which adds an antique touch to the otherwise modernized house. Thick stone walls provide an authentic backdrop whilst keeping the house cool during the warm summer months. Outside, a sun lounge area overlooks the beautiful sandy beach, the ideal place to enjoy warm summer afternoons. There are two verandas with excellent view.

The Sitting / Dining Room

A lovely bright spacious room with a large bay window offering stunning views out to the sea/garden/ countryside/ Chania town, with two sitting areas, fireplace and the dining area. (It also features a double sofa-bed. TV, DVD player, video and CD/radio). A classic cosy dining room with eight comfortable dining table seats.

The Kitchen

Fully equipped modern light kitchen with all appliances for a comfortable stay (refrigerator, electric oven and ceramic hob, coffee maker, toaster, juicer, dishwasher, and independent heating system for the winter.)

Bedroom 1

Double bedroom with fantastic view across the bay, the garden and the mountains.

Bedroom 2

Twin bedded room with fantastic view across the bay, the garden and the mountains.

Bedroom 3

Single bedroom with fantastic view across the bay and the garden.

Bathroom

Elegant bright bathroom with shower, washing machine, hair dryer and towels.

• Garden view house – (100 sq.m, 8 stairs down, sleeps 4 (+2).

The lovely living room and the bedrooms have windows with a garden view.

The house has a bathroom, open plan kitchen and private parking.

There is an enclosed shared garden(1000m2)

The Sitting / Dining Room

A lovely bright and spacious room with a window view to the garden and dining area (including sofa, small tables, bookcase, TV, DVD player, video and CD/radio, console & mirror). a classic cosy dining room with six comfortable dining table seats.

The Kitchen

Fully equipped modern kitchen with all appliances for a comfortable stay. (Refrigerator, electric oven, coffee maker, toaster, juicer, and independent heating system for the winter)

Bedroom 1

Double bedroom with view across the garden.

Bedroom 2

Twin bedded room with view across the garden.

Bathroom

Elegant bright bathroom with shower, washing machine, hair dryer and towels.

Size Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms
Nearest beach Chrissi Akti
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 50 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: I. Daskalogiannis Airport 16 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
General Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Table tennis, Safe, Wi-Fi available
Standard Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (5), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Facilities: Linen and towels, TVs, DVD player, Barbecue with long outdoor dining table seating 10-12 people.

Lounge areas with comfortable armchairs, fully equipped kitchen

An outdoor dining area with two beautiful tables, comfortably seating 10-12 people.

Three additional outdoor showers, hot water boiler, fireplace, private parking space, cribs, table tennis.

Services: Bed sheets / towels change: twice a week, baby cot upon request

Further details outdoors

Our garden - 1000 m2

A pretty garden including an enclosed area, with lovely flowering plants. For families with children the garden offers an unique safe environment due to the closed fences around the property. Everywhere you turn there is a careful attention to detail that provides a relaxed and peaceful atmosphere.

Also provided are hammocks, cribs, table-tennis, rackets, and seating corners to relax in the shade.

Further details

The property is as beautiful as in the pictures, with beautiful decoration and full of charm, the apartment clean and well equipped, the terraces dotted with flowering plants. The owners are absolutely charming while remaining very discreet.

Fantastic place, very quiet setting, recommend it to anyone who wants to spend a few days in a quiet and relaxing atmosphere!

The house is splendid and has all sorts of details.

Not suitable for people with mobility problems.

Charter flights to Chania (or Heraklion) are available from many European countries including the UK, Germany, Austria, Norway, Sweden, Italy, France and more.

“The House by the Sea” is available from 2pm on the day of arrival.

Guests are requested to vacate the house at 10 am on the day of departure.

We will try to be as flexible as possible. This will depend on each individual case and other bookings.

If we are notified in advance we will try to accommodate guests with difficult flight times. Luggage storage is no problem.

The garden is an oasis in its own right with olive and bougainvillea trees encircling the house. This space provides ample opportunities for both relaxing and entertaining at the generous and shady garden table. From the garden, at sunset, the terrace lounge area provides an ideal setting.

Inside the property is an information book giving useful tips and advice to help you make the most of your holiday and the surrounding area. Other activities (water sports, sailing courses and other water sports) are available 2 km from the property. 500 m away there is also horse riding.

Special note:

The houses are not suitable for guests with mobility problems. The houses can be rented together, 10 people in 2 friendly families or couples. Otherwise, they are rented separately. Animals is allowed.

The Crete region

Just outside of Chania, in the NW part of the island, a safe neighbourhood with houses and small hotels, nature beauty, and good transport to Chania town

• Shops in the neighbourhood: confectionery, grocery shop, mini markets, bakery, cafes serving breakfast & lunch, pharmacy, ATM/bank, food markets, restaurants

Local Activities: • beach • swimming • walking/hiking • beach volley • mini-golf • playground • horseback riding • water sports • diving

Nearest Airport: I.Daskalogiannis Airport 16 km- 9,94 mi away

Nearest Ferry: Souda port 8 km- 4,97 mi away

Only 500 m away there is the famous Agioi Apostoloi beaches – a short walk, less than 3 minutes.

For those loving the mountains there is only 15 klm to the wonderful mountain area of for example Therisso Gorge. On the way there are many mountain villages waiting to be explored, offering beautiful views and good old fashion traditional Cretan food. The surroundings offer all someone could wish, from lovely beaches to amazing mountains, from modern beach life to old historical places, all reachable in not more than 20 minutes.

Getting there: Located very close to Chania with easy access on foot (30 min), by bus (10 min), taxi and car (7 min without traffic).

Chrissi Akti is a convenient area: the seasonal residence is located 5 minutes from the highway Chania - Heraklion, Chania - Kissamos. Convenient locality for trips in the summertime to all regions (Elafonisi, Falasarna, Palaiochora, Ballos, Grambousa, Sougia, Samaria Gorge, Rethymnon)

Chania

Chania town, located a short drive from the beach house, claims the title of the island’s cultural capital. Make your way through its colourful neighbourhoods to visit the most important sites, such as the Venetian harbour, the Archaeological Museum, the lighthouse and the covered market, and gain an understanding of how the city's multilayered history has unfolded. Do take the time to also include in your explorations some of the exciting, hidden spots off the beaten track, that reflect the eclectic mix of influences that has given Chania its very unique atmosphere.

Chania’s hinterland claims the prize for the most spectacular mountain and coastal scenery. Away from the crowds, the sweeping beauty of the island will captivate you. Head for the Lefka Ori Mountains to walk down some of its dozen limestone gorges – of which Samaria Gorge is the longest, best-known and most spectacular. Follow rugged coastal paths along the south coast and visit the laid back coastal resorts of Paleochora, Sougia, Sfakia and Elafonissi. Take leisure drives through the countryside, dotted with picturesque villages, farming land, chapels and scattered ruins.

Spots of interest:

Monuments in Chania town: the covered Municipal Market, the Venetian fortifications, the Egyptian Lighthouse, the Synagogue, the Fortress of Firkas, the Mosque of Giali Tzamisi, the Arsenals, the Orthodox Cathedral.

Small typical villages: Polirrinia, Deliana, Therisso, Vamos, Gavalochori, Macheri, Douliana, Fres, Vafes.

Beaches: Falassarna, Balos, Elafonissi, Paleochora, Sougia,

Natural monuments: Samaria National Park and the gorge, Agia Irini, Imbros, Aradena and Syrikari, the lagoon of Balos and the island of Gramvousa, Elafonissi.

Archaeological sites: Aptera, Polyrinnia, Falassarna, Lissos, Diktynna, Fort of Itzedin, Phalasarna

Museums: Chania Archaeological Museum, Nautical Museum, Byzantine & Post-Byzantine Collection, Historical Archive of Crete, the Folk Art Museum of Gavalochori,

Monasteries: Agia Triada of Tzagarolon, Gouverneto, Gonia, Chrysoskalitissa, Chrysopigi, Katholiko in Akrotiri, Saint George in Karydi.