About the home
Traditional style villa newly built (2011) this Villa has been created as “home away from home”. Villa Kivotos is just 7 km from the Venetian town of Rethymnon. 120 sqm allows for villa Kivotos to be well laid out offering kitchen/dinner open plan lounge with balcony doors five feet long and with a romantic veranda overlooking the Aegean sea, three double bedrooms and two bathrooms. Swimming pool ,privacy & Mediterranean garden.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Platanes beach, 2km|
|Will consider:||Corporate lets|
Nearest amenities: 2km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
Adapted for wheelchair users
|Luxuries:||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|Pool:||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General:||Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||3 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 shower room|
|Furniture:||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seating for 8, Lounge seating for 6|
|Other:||Please check with the advertiser regarding linen and towels|
Adapted for wheelchair users
|Outdoors:||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony / Terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access:||Wheelchair access, Secure parking|
Further details indoors:
Master bedroom with a double bed Bedroom with two single beds.bedroom En-suite with 2 double beds.On the ground floor is one bathroom with a luxury shower, wash basin & toilet. (fully equipped for the disabled)
The second bathroom is equipped with a Jacuzzi, wash basin & toilet.
Modern wooden kitchen fully equipped offering, cooker, fridge, freezer, microwave, coffee maker, kettle, toaster and a dinning table with chairs and stools.
The living room with a balcony door of five feet long leading to the breathtaking view from the veranda is the”must “ of this villa. It is also equipped with air condition, a flat screen satellite TV, DVD player, Hi Fi & comfortable designed furniture..Villa Kivotos is designed and equipped also for the disabled and handicapped.
Two bedrooms are in the ground floor, all the doors are opening to an extend of one meter, one bathroom is fully equipped for the disabled & access ramps are used in the garden and to the pool to ensure the safety of our guests.
Further details outdoors:
Within the pool area is a barbecue and sun loungers. The swimming pool 9m x 4m is private to the residence of Villa Kivotos and is cleaned daily. The garden is home to some traditional plants to the Mediterranean and parking is provided in the private and secured area of the Villa.Villa Kivotos provides all linen and towels. The property is cleaned once per week with a complete change of linen and towels. Additional cleaning and change of linen can be arranged at an extra cost.Pool towels provided .
At no extra cost the villa comes with full air-conditioning and Wi-Fi connection and all baby equipment (cot, highchair) hopefully providing the most comfortable & enjoyable holiday in an unforgettable environment. Also a complementary basket will be waiting for you upon arrival.
Long term lets'for winter.
Special price for a long stay booking.
Minimum stay of 1 month.
From the 1st of November till the 30th of March .
Please contact the owner.
The Crete region
Crete is the biggest island of Greece and one of the most European popular tourist destination.
Her Mediterranean climate, The famous archaeological sites (like The Minoan palace of Knossos),
The sandy beaches of both coasts in the North & in the South, the breathtaking views from Gorges (Samaria gorge
the biggest in Europe 16 klms) and Mountains, the natural surroundings (Crete is full of endemic species, aromatic herbs and wild flowers -Cretan Orchids-) The friendly and hospitable people and her famous Cretan traditional cuisine (-the mother of the Mediterranean diet !-) are some of the highlights of this island.
The Rethymno / Maroulas area
Highlights of the area are :The historic monastery of Arkadi, Maroulas, Eleftherna, Knossos, Phaestos and Gortyna archaeological-sites, the Kourtalioti gorges, Plakias, the Triopetra and Agios Pavlos beach in the south coast. Tavernas, cafes and small shops are at nearby villages while the inhabitants are courteous and hospitable. Various religious festivals are celebrated in the villages, along with traditional fiestas and cultural events during summer!
Rethymno is Crete ‘s third largest town, conveniently placed in the middle of the north coast between Heraklion and Chania, making it ideal base to explore the island, just a forty minute drive to the south coast.
A day trip to Rethymnon-town is a “must” as you will have the opportunity to visit the sixteenth century Venetian Fortezza, the old Venetian-harbour as well admire the Turkish and Venetian buildings of the old town . If you’re interested in the history of the island you may also want to step into the Historical and Folk Art Museum for a taste of traditional Cretan-ceramics, textiles, artefacts, jewellery, and clothing from across the centuries.
How to get there
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Charter flights operate from all major airports to Heraklion (HER) and Chania(CHQ)airports. Ferry’s operate to the port of Heraklion & Chania. Heraklion airport to Villa Kivotos is approximately 80 klm and will take just over an hour by car. Chania airport to Villa Kivotos is approximately 70 klm and will take just under an hour by car. Hiring a car is strongly recommended, major hire companies operate from both airports.
Activities near Rethymno
Tennis in town
Rural / countryside retreats
24 Sep 2012
Most of this has already been said by the other guests who have been lucky enough also to have stayed here. I am pretty meticulous when it comes to choosing holiday homes for my family and I which is... more
25 Aug 2012
this is a marvelous, splendid villa, very new build and very comfortable, also a quiet and goodworking airco in all rooms! the place is excellent because it is very quiet and peacefull and yet nearby... more
06 Aug 2012
We had the most wonderful holiday with our family. Glorious weather, marvellous accommodation - spotless, comfortable and so well-designed and loved our 'landlady' who was so kind with... more
|Rental prices originally quoted in: Euros €||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 6|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|Ma-Ap.2013||1 Mar 13||1 May 13||€ 910||€ 130||€ 130||3 Nights|
|May2013||1 May 13||1 Jun 13||€ 910||€ 130||-||5 Nights|
|June2013||1 Jun 13||1 Jul 13||€ 1120||€ 160||-||1 Week|
|JU-AUG2013||1 Jul 13||1 Sep 13||€ 1330||€ 190||-||1 Week|
|Sept2013||1 Sep 13||1 Oct 13||€ 1120||€ 160||-||1 Week|
|OCT-NOV 2013||1 Oct 13||17 Nov 13||€ 910||€ 130||€ 130||3 Nights|
The property does not have weekend tariffs.
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
Mars-April-October-November 3 days free car hire
Special Offers for early booking
8% discount for last minute bookings (20 days)
Baby cot free of charge
Welcome basket upon arrival..Book
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