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  • Pool terrace - ideal for a late breakfast with freshly squeezed local oranges...
    Pool terrace - ideal for a late breakfast with freshly squeezed local oranges...
    Pool terrace - ideal for a late breakfast with freshly squeezed local oranges...
    The unique wraparound private, solar-heated, pool is not overlooked, yet has stunning views
    The villa has its own private gated drive with ample parking and turning space
    Soaring wooden ceiling over the spacious lounge
    Luxury Italian kitchen with all modern appliances has views towards the Roman city of Aptera
    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
    From the Greek for 'One' - there is only one, and now you too can share the privacy and exclusivity afforded by this exquisite luxurious architect designed home, located in luscious gardens and enjoying stunning panoramic views over olive groves towards the White Mountains and the sea. This unique Cretan home, constructed and equipped to the highest specification, features a swimming pool that wraps around the villa and really has the WOW! factor.

    As we were told by another property owner 'this is too good to rent out' - but we do!

    We have focused over 20 years of experience of staying in other people's villas to inform our design, and now offer you a villa constructed and equipped to the highest standards, suitable all year round for fam...
  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Balcony
    • Blender
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • Children's Pool
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (10)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(2)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Ocean Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Parking
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Telephone
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    In its elevated position overlooking the traditional village of Gavalohori, the forest to its rear, the White Mountains to the side and panoramic views of the sea to the front over Souda bay, this exquisite British owned property offers:

    Air conditioning included to all living and sleeping areas.

    Large fitted kitchen in birch wood with soft-closing drawers and stainless steel appliances by top brands such as Bosch & Siemens - dishwasher, fridge/freezer, ceramic hob, oven & combination microwave.

    Extensive lounge with bespoke Italian made sofas, log burning fire for warm winter evenings (small charge for logs). Dining area with wooden chairs & solid dark wood table extending to seat 10.

    Large master bedroom overlooking pool, king sized bed featuring imported posturepedic...
    Listing #HL38652 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Chania (Souda): 23.0 mi
    Ferry: Souda: 12.4 mi
    Crete can be reached by direct charter flights from May to October, and easily on scheduled flights via Athens all year round. The journey time is around 4 hours from the UK.

    *EasyJet fly to Athens from Luton and Manchester, and all the major charter companies fly direct to Chania (CHQ), which is less than an hours drive away. RyanAir now offer a number of direct, affordable, flights directly to Chania from UK airports. EasyJet also fly to Heraklion from Gatwick, Luton and Manchester, as do Jet2.com, Thomson, Thomas Cook and Monarch. Heraklion is about 2 hours drive away.
    Aegean fly to Athens daily from Heathrow, then there is only a further 1 hour hop to Chania.

    *We recommend local company Autoclub (http://www.autoclub-rentals.gr/) .for car hire - they will meet you at the airport, sp...
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.5 mi.
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English first
Guernsey, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in May 2015

One of the best holiday rentals that we have stayed in. The villa is like a real home from home that would be comfortable to live in at any time of year, It is spacious, clean and fully equipped ensuring that everyone is catered for whatever the weather. The pool area is lovely and has been well thought out with... more

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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013 for a stay in October 2013
person found this review helpful

We had a great holiday staying at the Villa Mia. Housekeeping, excellent, information, directions, booking procedure etc perfect. The Villa is well equipped with everything we needed and more. Situated on the edge of the village in walking distance to the Taverna, bakery and shop, ideal. Views from the elevated position lovely. Great location. Impressed with the attention to detail,... more

Management response:

Many thanks, glad that you had such a lovely time. This is much more than a business to us and we put our heart and soul into it, so nice that people appreciate what we do. more

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013 for a stay in August 2013
person found this review helpful

We have spent four very enjoyable family holidays at Villa Mia. The Villa is to the highest specification, equipped way beyond local standards and in the most beautiful location with views to dream of. It is a short walk from the village which has a bakery, small grocery shop and at least one excellent restaurant (our favorite is just behind... more

Management response:

Lovely to get nice comments, especially from repeat visitors. more

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