Villa | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

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Azure Beach is a wonderful 3-bedroom villa, located in a small holiday complex in the picturesque village of Nopigia. Set in the midst of olive groves and vineyards it offers an impressive combination of natural beauty and modern sophistication.

You can relax around a lovely shared swimming pool surrounded by a large terrace. Sun beds, loungers and table & chairs are all provided. Alfresco dining or bbq's can be enjoyed on the covered patios or the extensive roof top terrace offering partial views of the bay and the surrounding hills & country side. There is a pretty landscaped garden surrounding the property, an outdoor shower and a small childrens playground and parking areas.

The bright and airy villa has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and sleeps up to 8 people comfortably. All rooms have free air-conditioning and in the lounge there is a flat screen TV, DVD player, ipod docking station and wi-fi connection.

The kitchen is fully equipped to the highest standard with an extendable dining table. In the large living room there are two sofa's which turn into single beds.

The Area

Just 50 meters to the beach where there are traditional tavernas and a beach cafe offering great food and atmosphere with free sun loungers. The beach is partly sand and partly pebbles and as you enter the water your grateful feet will find soft, luxuriant sand, gently shelving out to the sea.

Camping Nopigia, which welcomes guests to use the pool at no charge, is great for children, has a nice taverna and is just a 10 minute walk along the beach front of Nopigia.

The surrounding area should not be missed and therefore a car is recommended. By car the famous sandy beach of Falasarna, the Samaira Gorge, Limnopolis Water Park are all good places to visit. The cosmopolitan harbour town of Chania with winding alleys full of boutiques and restaurants is just a 30 minutes drive. The atmospheric harbour town of Kissamos/Kastelli where there are a number of supermarkets, banks, post office, and medical centre is very close with a quaint beach front offering a selection of tavernas and bars.

The bus stop is just 50m from the villa with a regular service to both Chania and Kissamos. Kolymbari, just 10 minutes drive, has a wonderful harbour with plenty of good tavernas.

Private car hire is available at an additional cost with a "meet and greet" service either at the airport (Chania) or delivery to the villa.

Size Sleeps up to 8, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Complex is beachfront 50 m
Will consider Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised, Wheelchair users
Nearest Amenities 500 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Chania 30 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, Sea view
General Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Safe, Wi-Fi available
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, Solarium or roof terrace
Furniture 2 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), 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, Bicycles available, Climbing frame, Swing set
Access Parking, Wheelchair users
Further details indoors

FREE Air conditioning

Wi-Fi AVAILABLE

Flat Screen TV

DVD player with DVD library

Board Games, children's toys

Childrens playground

Beach chairs and sun umbrella

ipod docking station with radio and alarm

Safety Deposit Box, First Aid Box, Fire Alarm, Emergency Lighting

Baby monitors

Weekly cleaning and Change of linen and towels (not beach/pool)

Further details outdoors

Very pretty landscaped garden with separate parking bays and plenty of outdoor space for everyone. Very quiet and very safe for children with no through traffic. Lots of space for ball games and playing. Plenty of toys and games for children including board games, pool toys, arts and crafts as well as bikes free for all guests. Folding beach chairs and sun umbrella are provided for taking to the beach as well as cooler bags and picnic sets for day trips.

Further details

On arrival you will be met with the keys at the villa by our property manager. Should you require any assistance during your stay he is available to help 24/7.

A complimentary welcome pack with a few essentials such as tea, coffee, bottled water, fruit juice, bread, milk etc will be provided - very handy for late night arrivals.

Private car rental is available at an extra cost and is available for delivery at the airport or the villa.

The Crete region

Chania is where modern, Venetian, Turkish and traditional architecture are blended together in a perfect harmony, creating a unique and attractive picture. Various archaeological sites, villages, churches, caves, gorges and wonderful beaches are embellishing the charming area.

The surrounding area should not be missed and renting a car would give you the freedom to visit many local attractions. There is a comprehensive Information Book in the villa with details of attractions, restaurants, play centres, day trips etc.

Places to visit are;

Samaira Gorge is 45 minutes

Limnopoulis Water Park 30 minutes

Chania Town with its winding alleys full of boutiques and its famous harbour is just 30 minutes

Falasana Beach 20 minutes

Kissamos/Kastelli Town with museum 5 minutes

Milia Mountain Retreat organic restaurant 35 minutes

Platanias 15 minutes

Elefonisi Beach 60 minutes

Paleochora 60 minutes

Aptera archaeological site 30 minutes

In addition to perfect beaches, Crete has magnificent mountains and a remarkably rich history.

Nopigia is situated 35km from Chania Airport with its regular charter flights in Summer. Several airlines fly into Chania including Easy Jet, Thomson Fly, Monach and Jet2 and Ryan Air from most UK airports. During the winter flights are via Athens.

You can also book charter flights to Heraklion airport, flying from the major UK airports, including Manchester, Gatwick, Luton, Stansted, Birmingham and Glasgow. Nopigia is a 2 hour drive from Heraklion Airport and if you are hiring a car you can enjoy a pleasant journey to Nopigia along the National Road, enjoying the magnificent scenery along the way. Alternatively we can arrange for airport transfers for Euro 120 per journey.

Chania

Nopigia is a small village on the coast to the west of the rugged Cape Rodopou. The village is typically Greek, and the perfect place to enjoy the quiet life of Crete.

Just 50 meters to the beach where there are traditional tavernas and a beach cafe offering great food and atmosphere with free sun loungers. The beach is partly sand and partly pebbles and as you enter the water your grateful feet will find soft, luxuriant sand, gently shelving out to the sea.

Camping Nopigia, which welcomes guests to use the pool at no charge, is great for children, has a nice taverna and is just a 10 minute walk along the beach front of Nopigia.

The bus stop is just 50m from the villa with a regular service to both Chania and the port of Kissamos with a choice of tavernas and shops, plus banking and medical facilities. Kolymbari, just 10 minutes drive, has a wonderful harbour with plenty of good tavernas.

Private car hire is available at an additional cost with a "meet and greet" service either at the airport (Chania and Heraklion) or delivery to the villa.