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.
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.
Swimming, Snorkelling, Scuba Diving, Walking, Trekking, Hitch-Hiking, Cycling, Horse Riding, Boat Trips, Mountaineering, Theme Parks for the Children, Mountain Biking, Mountain Climbing, Fishing.
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|
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|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||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|