Villa | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Our Villa is in the beautiful traditional village of Darmarohori with wonderful views of Lefka Ori ( the White Mountains) from the upstairs balconies. The villa is the perfect place to stay for families who want to get away from it all.

There are restaurants and supermarkets 5 mins drive from the villa in the fishing village of Kolimbari, were you can have a meal while looking out over the sea.

In the village of Tavronitis 5 mins drive from the villa there are numerous restaurants, bars, a bakery, a butcher, a fish monger, a supermarket and a pharmacy.

A short drive from the villa is Maleme, were you can find restaurants right on the beach.

If you like history there is an abundance of it on Crete, you can visit Aptera a Roman city, there is also a Turkish fort there to visit. Knossos the Minoan city is in Heraklion and there are many museums in Chania itself.

You must visit Chania harbour on your stay, the old Venetian harbour has lovely cobbled, winding streets, lots of shops and restaurants, boat tours and horse and carriage rides.

For the walking enthusiasts the gorges in Crete are breathtaking, there are guided tours available in Platanais and Kolimbari. Samaria, Imbros and Deliana name a few of the gorges on the island.

If you have children there is a water park near Chania, Platanais has crazy golf, fun rides, lots of shops and a long sandy beach.

You can hire pedalos at Kournas lake and then have lunch looking over the lake.

Our villa is in quiet location but in easy reach of the amazing beaches and cultural areas. If you like the more lively places 15 mins from the villa is Platanais were there is always something going on.

The villa is a private villa with private gardens and pool.

Downstairs there is an open plan living area, which has AC and a mosquito door, there is a comfortable lounge area with a television,dvd player and some dvd's. the dining area has a 6 seater table and the kitchen is fully equipped with a dishwasher, cooker, fridge - freezer and microwave.

The downstairs bedroom is off the dining room area and has a wardrobe with chest of drawers, AC and a mosquito blind, the patio doors lead off onto the patio area were the pool is situated.

Next to the downstairs bedroom there is a fully equipped shower room and toilet.

Upstairs there is a double bedroom with, wardrobe, chest of drawers AC and a mosquito blind on the patio doors, which lead onto a small balcony.

The 3rd bedroom has a bunkbed, wardrobe, full toy box, chest of drawers, AC and a mosquito sliding door, leading to a large patio with seating area.

The bathroom upstairs is fully equipped and has a full size bath, toilet and sink.

All bathroom towels and bed linen are provided.

The electricity and water are included in the price.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Tavronitis 4 km
Will consider House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car essential
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Chania 36 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 DVD player
General Central heating, Air conditioning, TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (3), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Downstairs bedroom has bed side tables standard size double bed, wardrobe with chest of drawers and french doors out on to the patio. Bedroom 2 has one double bed, and travel cot if needed, wardrobe with chest of drawers and bed side tables. There are also french doors leading to the balcony. Bedroom 3 has a bunkbed and also a fold down bed, wardrobe with chest of drawers, and french doors leading to the balcony. On the balcony there are 2 chairs.

The downstairs bathroom is right next door to the bedroom, and has all modern facilities.

Further details outdoors

There is a built in BBQ area with kitchen units and sink. Just outside of the lounge there is a wooden table with 4 chairs, it is the ideal place to sit and have breakfast in the sun, also in the garden are 4 sun beds and a marble mosaic table and 6 chairs for those alfresco meals. The pool is a private pool and is 7 meters. There is an outhouse which has a washing machine, clothes horse, ironing board, washing basket, pegs and a pushchair.

Further details

Local assistance ( english speaking ) maid service and villa information file.

There is a £200 deposit to secure the villa and a further £200 refundable deposit providing there are no breakages.

The Crete region

If you like history there is an abundance of it on Crete, you can visit Aptera a Roman city, there is also a Turkish fort there to visit. Knossos the Minoan city is in Heraklion and there are many museums in Chania itself.

For the walking enthusiasts the gorges in Crete are breathtaking, there are guided tours available in Platanais and Kolimbari. Samaria, Imbros and Deliana name a few of the gorges on the island.

If you have children there is a water park near Chania, Platanais has crazy golf, fun rides, lots of shops and a long sandy beach.

You can hire pedalos at Kournas lake and then have lunch looking over the lake.

There is something for everyone in Crete from walking in the mountains, bird watching, dolphin watching, boat trips, go karts, horse riding, snorkling, diving, a water park and even bungy jumping!!

Chania

There are restaurants 5 mins drive from the villa in the fishing village of Kolimbari, were you can have a meal while looking out over the sea.

In the village of Tavronitis 5 mins drive from the villa there are numerous restaurants, bars, a bakery, a butcher, a fish monger, a supermarket and a pharmacy.

A short drive from the villa is Maleme, were you can find restaurants right on the beach.

A 25 minute drive will take you to beautiful Chania with its Venetian buildings and narrow winding alleys ( known as little Venice).