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'Villa Idi'

  • Relaxation and fun
    Relaxation and fun
    Relaxation and fun
    Natural tranquillity
    The green master suite
    Feeling the fresh air
    The attic suite
    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
    'Amari Villas' are luxurious, traditional style villas, located in Amari village, built and furnished to a very high standard. Completed in September 2011, they are registered with an official licence (EOT).

    The restoration and renovation of our grandparents' house, created 2 separate properties ; 'Villa Idi' lies to the north, while 'Villa Samitos' lies to the south (beside Samitos Mt). Both feature breathtaking views of Psiloritis Mt. (Idi), overlooking the village and the surrounding countryside.

    “Villa Idi” is spacious enough (130sqm), offering kitchen, open dining/lounge area with fireplace, 3 double bedrooms (1 of them with a wooden attic), 2 bathrooms and storage room. The house takes advantage of the perfect climate, allowing daylight and fresh air to...
  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (11)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(3)
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (10)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    • Baby equipment can be provided, upon request, at no extra cost.
    • Full airconditioning, solar water heater, wi-fi, at no extra cost.
    • Wood supplies for the fireplace and the barbeque, at no extra cost.
    • HotBird Satellite offering plenty of european TV and Radio channels.
    • Terrestrial TV.
    • DVD - CD player along with stereo system. We can provide (for free) movies and music from our collection.
    • Inside the villa you will find maps, books and information about the area and the Crete island.
    Listing #HL193571 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    MID SEASON Sep 1, 2014 Sep 30, 2014 3 nights
    LOW SEASON Oct 1, 2014 Oct 31, 2014 3 nights
    LOW SEASON Nov 1, 2014 Dec 23, 2014 3 nights
    MID SEASON Dec 24, 2014 Jan 4, 2015 3 nights
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    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    - Minimum stay 3 nights, daily rate is calculated on a pro-rata basis.
    - For the period (October - May), we offer a hire car with a discount from 25% to 50% (depending on car category).
    - Long stay policy : Please contact us for long stay discounts (2 weeks or more).
    - The above prices include full air-conditioning, internet access, all cleaning services, beach towels, change of linen and towels weekly and all the facilities as described in the above sections*.
    *Central heating cost, from 1/Nov to 31/Mar, depends on the current oil price and is not included in the prices. Please, contact us for details.
    - A 25% deposit will be necessary for booking confirmation, the remaining balance will be required four (4) weeks prior to your arrival.
    - Payments can be made by bank transfer in Euros.
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: Chania or Heraklion: 62.1 mi
    Ferry: Rethymnon: 23.0 mi
    Nearest travel links
    Airports: Chania (CHQ) and Heraklion (HER)
    Ferry : Chania, Heraklion and Rethymnon

    • Heraklion or Chania airport (about 100km/100min, either),
    Charter flights operate from all major European airports to Heraklion and Chania airports.
    Charter flight operators include; Thompsonfly, Fly Thompson Cook, Jet2.com, Easyjet and Ryanair.
    Internal flight operators include; Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air, Athens Airways and Sky express.
    • Ferries are operating to the ports of Heraklion (95km/90min), Chania (85km/75min) and Rethymnon
    Ferry operators include; Anek Lines, Minoan Lines, Hellenic Seaways and Seajet.
    • Car hire is recommended.
    Major hire car compani...
    Activities nearby
    There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 15.5 mi.
    Nearby cities
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English first
Dijon, France
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

The house is an old, typical and very well restored Cretan property : It is very comfortable and clean. The swimming pool in the house is big enough and very clean. The house is situated in a nice typical and quiet Cretan village in the mountain.The people in the village are very kind and welcoming : you must go and... more

Sheree H
Raleigh, North Carolina
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

Villa Idi was the perfect location for our vacation on Crete. The home is well kept, well equipped, very clean, and comfortable (it does look better in person than in the pictures).The location couldn't be better - the mountain views from all of the decks are just incredible, it is in a picturesque village full of locals, and it is... more

Julia F
Devizes, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013 for a stay in October 2013

Amari and the Amari Valley are stunning and the most beautiful part of Crete we have seen so far - unspoilt and off the beaten track. A fantastic surprise. Villa Idi is gorgeous - a lovely balance of modern and traditional styles, spacious but cosy, really well equipped and with spectacular views of the mountains and valley below. Manolis and... more

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