Villa | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 10

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed

Luxury Villa With Private Pool In Area Of Outstanding Beauty Near The Beach

Villa Calypso features 4 bedrooms and private pool. It is located on the edge of a charming small traditional town steeped in history and surrounded by olive groves. There are outstanding views to the distant mountains from the villa. The local tavernas, restaurants and shops are within walking distance. A range of delightful sandy beaches are within 5-min drive.

Layout

The main entrance on the ground floor opens into a large open-plan lounge/dining area leading to the modern, fully fitted kitchen with cooker and hob, fridge/freezer and all the necessary facilities. Also on the ground floor there are two bedrooms with 2 or 3 single beds each and 2 ensuit bathrooms. Some stairs from each bedroom lead to 2 master double bedrooms with balconies, creating 2 independent maizonettes, suitable for families with children. Patio doors open directly onto the pool terrace. The large private pool, fully tiled, is used exclusively by the guests staying in the villa. The villa is situated in an idyllic location and boasts panoramic views from the ground and top floor terraces.

Activities

Swimming, Snorkelling, Scuba Diving, Walking, Trekking, Hitch-Hiking, Cycling, Horse Riding, Boat Trips, Mountaineering, Theme Parks for the Children, Mountain Biking, Mountain Climbing, Fishing.

Attractions

Near the villa there are numerous sandy beaches excellent for sunbathing and swimming. Miles of different shorelines draw visitors from across the world in the area. Secluded natural areas nearby are perfectly situated for exploring the outstanding natural beauty of the island. Very close to the villa is the beautiful old village of Panormos. In the ancient days of steam travel it was an important harbour and a flourishing small town. Today, Panormos is a protected area due to its beautiful and traditional narrow streets and buildings. A fine sandy beach, several good restaurants, a wonderful sea view are just some of the pleasures a visitor can experience in this picturesque little resort. It is also an excellent geographical point to use as a base for excursions all over Crete.

In a short distance (5 km) of the villa you will find the traditional village of Melidoni and discover the historical cave of the village full of stalactits and stalagmits.

Driving to west, you will find the famous for the traditional hand made potteries village of Margarites, the village of Eleftherna, famous for the arheological finds, and the historical monastery of Arcadi.

Driving to the south to the foot of Psiloritis mountain and at the distance of approx. 20 km, you can find the very old and tradional village of Axos, the village of Zoniana with one more wonderful, full of stalactits and stalagmits cave, and close by the Anogia village, world wide famous for the cretan music and the musicians.

Size Sleeps up to 10, 4 bedrooms
Nearest beach 6 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised, Wheelchair users
Nearest Amenities 500 m
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Jacuzzi or hot tub, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (6), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 10
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Wheelchair users