Nearest beach 3 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Villa Panorama is an ideal place(highly recommended for families with young children)if you want to stay in a tranquil environment away from traffic and noise and close enough to the town of Rethymnon and its amenities. In cooperation with a well-known catering company …see more
13 Jun 2014
"wonderful views, a really special place"
We stayed with our daughter, her husband and two little girls, we all had a wonderful holiday, the owners are great people and met us with a cold supper on our arrival which was most welcome after a l… More
27 Apr 2013
"Amazing, beautiful and tranquil"
Absolutely beautiful villa located on the hillside overlooking the sea. The owners (Michael and Popi) take a lot of care in not only looking after the villa, but also their guests, and are very welcom… More
5 Aug 2014
We hebben een super fijne vakantie achter de rug in Villa Panorama. De eigenaars van het huis zijn heel vriendelijke mensen die instaan voor een warm en persoonlijk onthaal...
Het uitzicht is ook nie… More
The ground floor comprises of a comfortable lounge/dining area, a fully fitted open kitchen, shower/toilet and a store room. The dining table and chairs are handmade by Cretan tradesmen. There is also an open fire place and a terrace onto the garden. …see more
24 Oct 2015
exactement le descriptif, propre excellent accueil.
On à passé un très bon séjour.
Maison très bien équipé, avec toutes les infos qui faut.… More
Nearest beach 2 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Self catering villa with private swimming pool next to an oak and cypress tree forest. Ideal for relaxation and tranquillity located next to the picturesque Prines village and just 10 minutes drive from the vibrant town of Rethymno and its wonderful sandy beach. Self c …see more
Distance approx 0.24 miles from Pagkalochori Show on Map
Great for children of all ages ; Air conditioning; No pets allowed;
Set in the medieval castle-suburb/village of Maroula in northwestern region of Rethymno, one of the most beautiful villages in the whole of Crete, with old oil mills & towers, (in fact this home was an ancient Oil mill), with Venetian mansions!!!!!!! It is a unique subu …see more
Distance approx 0.26 miles from Pagkalochori Show on Map
The photos don't do it justice as it is a much larger appartment than we realised. It was a lovely base and a short walk to the free parking and we were away for the day. At night we could see the F… More
Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review.
We are so glad for your pleasant experience!
We hope to serve you again someday.
28 Oct 2014
"Wonderful house in the centre of Rethymnon"
Valanti and his parents are perfect hosts. They made us very welcome on arrival and were very informative, as we had hired a car we were met and shown free parking a short distance from the house. The… More
I cannot thank you enough for your review. Having dinner with your family was definitely a highlight of my experience being a host. Hopefully we will meet again soon.
All the best,
7 Oct 2014
"Spacious, well equipped and perfectly located."
Fantastic location - right in the centre of old town. You can sit on the balcony drinking your coffee and watch the world go by. My husband loved the fact that the ice cream parlour was a stone's thr… More
Thanks for the time you took to write this review. Also thanks for leaving behind Victoria's Hislop book "The Island". I have personally met the author a few years ago, when she was presenting her book in Rethymno. Be safe and hope to see you again.
Knossos Estate Villas is a wonderful private villa composed of 7 spacious bedrooms for up to 16 persons, in a 2.000 m2 plot. Offering panoramic sea views, pool, children pool, garden, playground, barbeque and more. Dr Sertedakis and his wife Dr Stefanopoulou could offer …see more
16 Sep 2015
"Amazing facilities and staff"
Our family group spent an amazing week in this beautiful villa which met the expectations of every age group. The accommodation is spacious and allows everybody their own space whilst also having adeq… More
15 Sep 2015
"Perfect Villa for a family holiday"
Brilliant! Brilliant! What more can I say. We travelled with three 20 month old children. Nickos made sure the cots, high chairs and milk were ready for our arrival. The Villas and their grounds are … More
20 Aug 2015
"Wish we had more time!"
I cannot say enough good things about Knossos Estates! First, the communication I received from Nikos (owner) and his family was timely and excellent. The villa was just as described. Upon arrival … More
You wouldn't expect to enjoy the privacy and quietness of a county villa in the city, would you? You will be compelled to reconsider.This is the only property on the beach with private pool just 1 klm from the heart of Rethymon town! …see more
30 Aug 2015
"Excellent view, friendly reception"
The house has a good location, just on the beach. It is very well decorated and the staff (specially Mariana) is very friendly and helpful.… More
19 Aug 2015
"Fantastic villa, amazing welcome!! "
We had an amazing time at the Villa!!
Prior to arriving Manos had organised our transfer for us via email and our welcome from Marianna was fantastic. We were very impressed with the minor details of… More
We were eight persons consisting of three generations who had the privilege to rent this wonderful house. The house is very tasteful and has all the conveniences you could ask for. One of these handy … More
10 Aug 2015
The villa is GREAT! Beautiful views, close to the city, and children friendly.
We enjoyed the beautiful and clear pool, the Jacuzzi, outside dinner place and the grill every day. Internal elevator, g… More
15 Oct 2015
"Fantastic, the Villa, amenities, view and location were perfect."
We as a family were all thrilled with not only the villa, the amenities and the location, but also the friendliness and co-operation of the owners.
We were met by the owners, Giannis and Natassa, who… More
I stayed at villa Metochi with my husband and our two kids (9 and 13 years old) from 12 until 19 Sept. This was our first time in Crete and we felt fascinated by the places we had the chance to visit.… More
5 Sep 2013
"Wonderful impressions about Villa Metochi and Rethimno"
What to say about Villa Metochi and about Rethimno... We are a family of 4 (2 kids 5 and 3 years old) and our stay at the villa was brilliant! We absolutely liked everything: location, countryside, ou… More
23 Aug 2013
"Unique place with character"
I stayed at Villa Metochi with my family and parents (6 in total) for 10 days and I can say that this house has something special and unique. Villa Metochi has personality and is well-cared for, it's … More
Newly built to a very high specification, it is a contemporary property offering a wealth of superb facilities, including a stunning private pool and spacious sun terrace from which to enjoy the coastal and mountain views as well as high levels of privacy and luxury! C …see more
14 Oct 2015
"We loved it here!"
This ranks as one of our all time favorite villa rentals. Everything was perfect. The villa is beautiful, new, spacious and clean with all the amenities we needed. The views were fabulous and th… More
Hi Lisa, thanks so much for your nice comments! It was my pleasure to meet you and help you out as much as I could during your stay! Hope to see you again! Regards, Elizabeth from Muses Travel Rethymno
26 Aug 2015
"Opulent heaven, peaceful paradise"
Stayed at Villa Joanna for 12 days in August. Landed at Chania Airport and collected hire car via a company called Greenways, There was a problem with the hire car but all got sorted and the journey t… More
14 Jan 2015
"lovely holidays awsome villa"
Hi am writing this review to tell you how great my vacations was at the Johanna villa. We stayed there for 8 days with 8 adults. The villa was beautiful as it was in the pictures big enough and comfor… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Great for children of all ages ; Air conditioning;
Sofia is located in Gallos Village and offers views of the Cretan Sea. It features a garden and a furnished sun terrace. Free private parking is possible on site.
The air-conditioned accommodation includes a living room with a flat-screen TV and a fireplace. …see more
Distance approx 1.78 miles from Pagkalochori Show on Map
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 1 km; Great for children of all ages ;
You are invited to get out for a moment from your busy life to relax, revitalize at Sea Breeze Villa in Rethymno. Take a few days off, enjoy the marvelous view of the sea, feel the smell of the fruit trees or just simply enjoy the silence of nature. …see more
Distance approx 1.78 miles from Pagkalochori Show on Map
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
This beautiful Villa is a perfect getaway location for the entire family, designed with easy summer living in mind. The interior of this Villa is decorated to the highest possible standards and has all the amenities to make your stay relaxing and very comfortable …see more
24 Aug 2015
"Best hospitality with nice surprises through out the stay"
After a kind welcome and tour of the house we were told a meal had been prepared for us which was delicious and a nice surprise. The house sits on the side of a mountain, is spacious, clean and has ev… More
21 Aug 2015
"Breathtaking Villa & unremarkable hospitality"
7 of us stayed for 5 nights at Villa Toula and each of us intend on returning. The house is beautiful, facilities extensive with lots of access to bedrooms/bathrooms etc and not to mention..SPOTLESS! … More
Great for children of all ages ; Air conditioning; No pets allowed;
Villa Astipopoulo is a wonderful stone built villa with a lot of character. It can accommodate up to eight people and it is located in the village of Atsipopoulo, just 4 km away from the Venetian town of Rethymnon. It has a lovely private pool and sun beds for relaxing …see more
Distance approx 2.4 miles from Pagkalochori Show on Map
Villa Elia is a new full-stone villa of 150sqm, located in Atsipopoulo village, just 3 kms from Rethymno, one of the biggest towns of Crete. It awaits you to experience the Cretan hospitality, as well as pleasurable moments of relaxation and serenity. Although it locate …see more
21 Aug 2015
Just returned home after spending 2 weeks at Villa Elia with all the family. The Villa is fantastic and the location in a small local village with all amenities within walking distance just great for … More
Dear Mr/Mrs Jill N,
Many thanks for your great feedback and the wonderful words you have been used for describing your recent experience at villa Elia.
We are very pleased to read your comments with regards to our personal service and the location of the villa, which we personally think that it is one of the strongest points of our villa.
I am delighted to see that we exceeded your expectations and it's great news that you consider to return to stay with us again. In this case please do not hesitate to inform me in advance if there is anything I can do to make it even more special for you.
With best regards
25 Apr 2014
"Lovely villa to spend relaxing time with friends and young children and explore Crete"
We visited Crete for a week last week - altogether four adults and three kids, between 8 and 10 years old - and we are so happy to have chosen Villa Elia for our stay! Not only looks the villa like on… More
29 Sep 2013
"Great Villa, well appointed, visually appealing, good for a family with kids who can swim or couples."
Mary and George made our booking easy. They gave us so much information before we arrived. The villa was easy to find with the directions they sent. Mary even helped us with our car hire. The Raki on … More
Although it locates at the center of the village, its very peaceful and ideal for relaxing. …see more
28 Sep 2015
"ITS ALL BEEN SAID BEFORE !!!!"
Great..................... Everything about this Villa is Great....George is a lovely humble young man...His mother is lovely. The villa is lovely.The pool is lovely and once you get settled in the lo… More
Dear Mr/Mrs Zimmy Z.,
Thank you very much for taking the time to write this wonderful review on Tripadvisor.
I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your time at our villa and that you were totally satisfied with our service, the villa's facilities and location.
The village of Atsipopoulo can meet all the first needs of the guests and Rethymno city is only 10 minutes drive far. We are thrilled that you were happy with the location of the villa.
If visiting Crete in the future we do hope you will consider staying with us again and look very much forward to welcoming you back to our villa.
With my best regards,
24 Sep 2014
"Beautiful home, wonderful people!"
Every year we rent a property for a holiday with our dear friends and this one was the best so far! Beatifully decorated yet very practical,the layout of the house and 4 bedrooms offering privacy and … More
13 Jul 2014
"A nice place among nice people"
It was our second stay in villa Myrtia . As for the first time , we enjoyed the comfort , the calm and the serenity of the house . And we want to thank all the owner's family for the hospitality , the… More
Nearest beach 6 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Self-catering Cretan villa with stunning view to the Cretan sea , just 10 minutes from the beach. Private pool,gardens and balconies for relaxation. Ideal for families. Roussospiti, 8 km far from Rethymno, In the village you can find: * super market *2 tavernas …see more
18 Oct 2014
"Excellent villas, great host"
We stayed in aloni-villas for 4 days. The villa is very spacious, very clean, with all facilities. excellent pool. We loved the location in a nice and genuine village, only 15 min. drive from Rethymno… More
Thanks you very much for your staying in our villas. I wish you all the best and hope to see you again on the feature.
14 Oct 2014
"First class villa"
Our Aloni villa was superb: lots of space, well equipped kitchen, 3 bathrooms each with shower, even a washing machine! There were balconies all round, above and below, lots of chairs and tables to … More
Thanks you very much for your staying in our villas. I wish you all the best and hope to see you on the feature.
9 Sep 2014
We stayed one week at villa stella. This villa is very clean, Spacious and well equipped.
The owner, George, was very helpful.
The villa is located on the hill, just 10 minute drive to Rethymno. … More
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; Air conditioning;
luxurious villa with private pool in the mountains and near the sea in the untouched Cretan nature. …see more
4 Sep 2013
"Perfect holiday house"
This was our second stay in the villas. Just like the year it was a perfect three weeks – calm, cool, beautiful and a great base from which to explore much of Crete. Anna, Stavros and Yiannis were a… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
The house stands in its own grounds with beautiful circular swimming pool and garden. The cottage has two bedrooms a double and a twin sharing a family shower room. …see more
19 Oct 2014
This very neat house is located in the middle of an olive tree plantation, 100 meters from Platanias center and 200 meters from the beach. Rooms are cool inside, even though it's 40°C outside. The ho… More
9 Aug 2014
"un excellent point de chute au calme, avec tous le confort"
Nous avons séjourné dans la "house elea" durant 10 jours, du 30 juillet 2014 au 08 août 2014. La villa est très agréable, équipée de tous le confort nécessaire. La piscine parfaite pour se raf… More
28 Aug 2014
Petite maison traditionnelle, face à un champs d'Olivier.
Les propriétaires sont des gens charmants qui ne manquent pas de vous faire profiter des produits de leur potager et gouter à leur huile … More
Eco friendly pool, amazing views & sunsets, idyllic location, 2,5km far from highway, 5km far from Rethymnon, beautiful garden, very calm area, ideal for families, comfortable for 6 persons, safe for kids, BBQ facilities, Free WiFi. The perfect place to completely relax …see more
5 Nov 2014
Spacious, well furnished and appointed villa with extensive grounds, good sized pool, outside BBQ under cover, quiet, not overlooked, lovely views. You'll need a car. Owner very helpful.… More
29 Sep 2014
"Great stay, great location....a perfect choice!"
We had a great stay at Villa Givera. Everything was as expected, and better! The villa is located close to Rethymnon but just far enough to enjoy the silence in the region away from traffic or tourist… More
11 Sep 2013
"A wonderful place with stunning views!"
What a place!
The house is beautiful and has everything one could need. The large pool is perfect, the terrace with its stunning views of the sea, hills, olive groves and amazing sunsets are enchanti… More
"Wonderful relaxing place to stay with every convenience thought of"
-Villa finished to a very high spec
-Superb pool area
-Wonderful views of the coast
-Plenty of space inside and out
-Great BBQ area
-New laundry and villa cleaned half way through week
-All mod … More
15 Sep 2014
"Amazing and Luxury Villa with Fantastic View!!"
My spouse and I chose the villa to meet and spend time with our family members from the USA, so in total 6 adults (the 7th was a baby of 6 months old!) arrived to stay and we really enjoyed our time i… More
22 Jun 2014
"Beautiful Villa in the Hills"
My family stayed for three weeks at this lovely villa. The grounds were beautiful and well cared for, and the pool was a delight. There is lots of privacy, yet it is only a short drive to Rethymno. … More
This is a truly beautiful villa: very spacious, comfortable, spotlessly clean and with breathtaking views over the countryside. The pool is a very good size and was cleaned thoroughly on alternate da… More
Dear Anne & Julie,
Thank you for your kind words and for being such excellent guests, leaving the villa as clean as you had found it, and that i think it's an understatement.
I look forward to seeing you again in the near future.
With my best regards to the rest of the family,
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary;
3 bedroom villa with private pool - 6 min. drive from beautiful sandy beach, walking distance to tavernas and village shop. Fantastic views, tranquil location, easy access to all facilities and the sites of interest of Western Crete.
Distance approx 2.96 miles from Pagkalochori Show on Map
Armonia villa is surrounded by a large garden, with spectacular views of landscape and sea. It's built (2009) over a hill with view of the Mediterranean Sea, with a small gorge crossing above, becoming a resort for various birds …see more
31 Dec 2012
Everything was excellent. The servise was fast, the view was wonderful, the building was traditional and very beautiful, the garden was full of local trees. I liked very much everything.… More
30 Dec 2012
"Excellent facillities,amazing view"
Very good facilities,new construction,nice view,
out of town and in the same time 5 minutes from downtown!
An A plus for the garden from wich i cut fruits and vegetables..… More
15 Oct 2015
"First-class hospitality and a wonderful stay!"
We stayed in the beautiful Villa Armonia for a week at the end of September, the location was perfect for us and the view from the balconies and gardens was breathtaking. Mr Dimitris was kindly waitin… More
Villa Aphrodite is ideal for families with young children, for the elderly and people with special needs.The surrounding natural environment offers our guests tranquility and relaxation. It is a family business. We try to do our best to offer you unforgettable holidays! …see more
15 Dec 2015
"HEAVEN ON EARTH"
This is the fifth time that we have enjoyed the hospitality of the Sofoulakis family,,the first four times at Villa Artemis,but this year we moved up the road to Villa Aphrodite,and it was even more w… More
24 Jul 2015
"Wonderful holidays in a beautiful Villa"
On this way we want to say a big big thank you to the owners of this villa. We had a very nice stay at this location. Everything was clean, tidy and very smart. We enjoyed every day anew.
The lands… More
22 Jun 2015
"A villa to return to"
The location of the villa seemed first a bit far away, but we soon got used to it, and the small road to the property was in itself lovely. We loved the view from the villa, and the surroundings were … More
Great for children of all ages ; No pets allowed;
Ancient stonebuilt home fully restored holds spacious living room, boasts a large patio for sunbathing and with a large private courtyard to relax and chill out. The home has two bedrooms one large main bedroom with high wooden ceiling and leading onto rooftop terrace. …see more
Distance approx 3.08 miles from Pagkalochori Show on Map
Villa ALOE, built with traditional materials, bioclimatic design and ecological susceptibility. It has its own garden and swimming pool. A retreat with privacy bathed in the scent of jasmine, honeysuckle, of evening primrose and lavender.SPECIAL OFFERS FOR APRIL-MAY I …see more
23 Aug 2014
Spent a very relaxing week in the Aloe Villa. Villa is well located just a short drive from the shops and restaurant in Prines and local attractions. Owner was very helpful. Ideal for families and… More
thank you for providing this review.I look forward to welcome you and your lovely family again in ALOE. Thei Syfantou
30 May 2014
"Very nice appartment, perfectly situated for tripps in Western Crete"
Aloe Villa is especially ideal for families with / without kids (! swimming pool !) but also suited for couples who are looking for a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere (! fireplace !).
The village… More
22 Jun 2013
"A lovely house, a gorgeous setting and every amenity we needed. Highly recommended!"
We loved staying at Aloe villa. It offered every convenience for a family holiday, such as easy access to beautiful beaches (5 mins drive), to the village supermarket, restaurants and cafes(300m), to … More
VILLA PHAEDRA is a traditional stone villa with private pool,,surrounded by green with view to sea..The owners respecting the style of villa and area have decorated it with wood inspired from Cretan tradition and handworks and wet flowers from countryside …see more
4 Nov 2013
Superb accommodation only a short journey from Rethymno and several great beaches. The accommodation is new, clean and very well maintained. It includes three decent-sized bedrooms, 2 large bathroom… More
11 Aug 2013
What to say about Villa Phaedra...Just Wonderful.
The location is well situated just 10 minutes from rethymnon a city wher you can shop and have fun.
The villa is very well furnished, equiped and … More
16 Jul 2013
"Excellent location, lots of top quality space and wonderful hospitality"
I stayed at Villa Phaedra for a week recently with my wife and two kids aged 6 and 8. We thoroughly enjoyed our holiday there and would love to go back and use it as a base to explore more of the isl… More
Luxury stone built Villa with pool surrounded by olive groves that guaranteeing absolute privacy, unique romantic atmosphere, official licensed from GNTO. The daily service completes the most enjoyable holidays in an unforgettable and relaxing enviroment. Free Wi-Fi int …see more
20 Sep 2015
"Another wonderful stay in this beautiful villa with excellent garden"
We loved this villa so much in 2014 we came for a second time this September. My two daughters aged nearly 2 and 4 absolutely love the outside space with the wendy houses and toys in the shaded area. … More
22 Sep 2014
"The perfect way to experience Crete with a young family"
My husband and I stayed for 12 nights at Villa Anastasia with our two young girls under 3. The accommodation was excellent providing comfortable bedrooms and well equipped kitchen and bathrooms. The v… More
2015 - The Times Newspaper Travel Supplement (UK) placed Villa Anne 16th in 'The 50 best villas in the Mediterranean' and 8th in Best for Families section
2014 - TripAdvisor winner of Certificate of Excellence
Larger than average swimming pool and free AC throughout La …see more
20 Jul 2015
"Another fantastic holiday at Villa Anne!"
We had such a great time when we last visited that we decided to book again this year. The villa, gardens and pool are all so beautifully kept. Mike & Donna have thought of everything to make your sta… More
31 Jul 2015
"Superb villa for relaxing time"
Stayed eight nights in July with partner and two grown up children. The villa was perfect - fully kitted out, useful welcoming pack (including a couple of very welcome beers in the fridge), wonderful… More
3 Oct 2014
"A truly relaxing holiday in a beautiful villa"
Finding a relaxing holiday with 3 small children is not easy. We have had varying degrees of success over the years with campsites, apartments, child-firendly hotels, but Villa Anne was genuinely our … More
A spectacular villa in a beautiful area. Everything near but lovely
solitude. Villa clean, comfortable nab beautiful. My only minus point is that there are no English channels on the tv
The lovely… More
20 Jun 2014
We had an excellent week on this traditional villa and would recommend it to anyone that wishes to visit the Rethymnon area since it is located 5 minutes’ drive from the town and still in a very re… More
Thank you very much !
Iam waiting for you next year!
9 Jun 2014
"Quiet and very relaxing."
The lovely owner Alexandra, waited very patiently into the early hours of the morning for our arrival.
The villa had everything we needed, was to a very high standard and felt very homely. Having a … More
Thank you very much !
I hope to host you another year!