Villa Dimitra - Traditional Country House – Home 376383 Villa
- 3 bedrooms
- 8 sleeps
- min stay varies
Villa Dimitra - Traditional Country House – Home 376383
- 3 bedrooms
- sleeps 8
- min stay varies
Villa / 3 bedrooms / 2 bathrooms / sleeps 8
- Beach / lakeside relaxation
- Nearest beach 7 km
- Swimming pool
- Child friendly
- Car essential
- Air conditioning
- Ask about pets
- Private garden
Description from manager
Villa Dimitra is approved by Greek Tourism Organisation & managed by "etouri vacation rental management".
Villa Dimitra is a two-story country house of 200 sqm which has been restored and renovated with respect for tradition. The building was originally constructed in 1800. In 1998, the owner renovated the house with respect to its history and transformed it into a traditional villa, where you can relax and enjoy the Cretan country side.
Outdoors you can find a 70 sqm large garden with a large wooden table, the 25 sqm swimming pool, a barbecue, a traditional wood oven, a marble sink, facilities for cooking outside, sun beds with tables, plenty of places to sit and enjoy the magnificent view and private parking space for 2 cars.
There is also a large fruits garden next to the villa with many varieties of fruit trees such as orange, fig, lemon, medlar, pear, apple, peach, apricot, and mandarin. Moreover in the yard and garden of the villa you will find 10 to 15 different varieties of organic grapes which are grown from June to October. You can enjoy all of our fruits and vegetables with your meal!
Indoor living room area that has furniture with traditional Cretan textiles, offers entertaining equipment such as DVD and CD player, cable TV and wireless internet. It is worth noting that there is even a traditional fireplace in the kitchen and air conditioning in all bedrooms and heating in all rooms, in order for the house to be used as a travel destination during the winter in a transformation of the landscape of nature is particularly enjoyable. Three double bed bedrooms, two bathrooms and a modern fully equipped kitchen which has all the necessary appliances (such as retro-style electric oven, microwave, retro-style fridge and freezer, dishwasher, coffee maker, toaster, juicer, etc..)
Villa Dimitra can accommodate 6 guests in 3 bedrooms which have double beds. Furthermore, there is a possibility to accommodate 2 more people (total 8), as the 2 comfortable couches can easily be converted into beds. There are also 2 bathrooms with shower and laundry for guests' convenience.
Entering the house, there is an open-plan area of 33 sqm which includes a dining table for 6 people, a sofa-bed, the living room area with the TV and DVD player, a small room where you can find the washing machine and a bathroom. Right next to the living room area is the fully-equipped separate kitchen.
On the ground floor there is also a dining table for 8 people and one more living room area with 3 sofa-beds. Finally the first double-bedded bedroom is located at the end of the ground floor, offering direct access to a veranda its own sitting area and to the garden of the house.
Going up the wooden staircase, you will find the remaining 2 double-bedded bedrooms and a beautiful terrace with great view, which also has direct access to the villa's garden. One of the two bedrooms has an en-suite bathroom.
The villa was built by John Chaliopoulou monk in 1800, who also renovated the existing main church of the village, Church of the Life Giving Fountain. In 1998 the house was bought by its current owners, who restored it as it is today. Situated in an area of exceptional natural beauty, surrounded by gardens with flowers and trees, not just a cottage or vacation cradle. Located on the highest point of the village inhabited by Venetians who left old Venetian buildings, offering stunning views of the Cretan Sea, Mount Psiloritis and surrounding lush mountains and gorges area.
- Great for children of all ages
- Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
- Cot available
- High chair available
Bed & bathroom
- Bedroom 1: Double Bed
Bedroom 2: Double Bed
Bedroom 3: Double Bed
- 1 En suite, 1 Shower room
- Wi-Fi available
- Air conditioning
- Private outdoor pool (unheated)
- Private garden
- Balcony or terrace
- Bicycles available
- Internet access
- Washing machine
- High chair available
- Satellite TV
- Video player
- DVD player
- Stereo system
- Hair dryer
- Linen provided
- Towels provided
- Housekeeping Included
- Secure parking
- Not suitable for wheelchair users
Interaction with guest
- Check in time: 15:00, Check out time: 11:00
- If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
- This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.
- No smoking at this property
Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.
100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).
24 hours after booking
50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 8 weeks before check-in.
8 weeks before
25% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.
4 weeks before
No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.
* The booking fee is stated in the cancellation policy information on the payment page. This fee helps us run our secure platform and enables us to provide 24/7 customer support
Cancellation Policy: For bookings cancelled up to 60 days before the start of the stay, traveller receives a 100% refund.
About the manager
- Average reply time:
- 2 hours 49 minutes
- Response rate:
- Calendar updated:
- 18 Apr 2019
- Years listed:
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Languages spoken: English
This Villa has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and sleeps 8. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 03 May 2013. Located in Rethymnon, it has 16 reviews with an overall rating of 4.5. The average weekly rate varies from £789 to £1213.
The Manager has a response rate of 100% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 18 Apr 2019.
Map and how to get there
– based on 16 reviews
- Very Good
“Want a peaceful holiday in picturesque surroundings..look no further!”
We were met by owners of Villa Dimitra with a glass of raki and nibbles before being shown around the beautifully restored property with spectacular views. It was a very hot week and we were grateful for the vine-covered pergolas shading the garden. The house was cool and air-conditioned bedrooms welcome. The local taverna run by Maria and George was good but if you wanted to eat further afield there were a variety of eateries within an 8-mile radius. Our favourites were Thavma and Knossos. The buzz of Rethymno made a good contrast to the tranquility of the villa. Batteries recharged!
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- How do I pay for my holiday?
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- How do damage deposits work?
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- How do I cancel my booking?
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