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The Secret Garden
True History 400 Year Old Archways
Kitchen & Mezz Bedroom
Master Bed With Roof Window
Juliet Balcony to Entrance
Dining Table
Cool Comfortable Lounge
TV, DVD, CD & Surround Sound
Day Bed For Afternoon Siesta
Ground Flor Bedroom
First Floor Bedroom
Relax Corner
Alfresco Dining
Fresh Oranges for Breakfast
Rustic Shower
Fun In The Hot Tub
Roof Top Chill out
All Day Sun On The Roof
Total Relaxation
Stargaze with 40C Hydro Massage & Nightcap
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3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
Restored Venetian Olive Mill within the Heritage village of Maroulas. 1000ft above sea level and only 3km to the beach and night-life. The Old Olive Mill is a luxurious restored privately owned Venetian villa of 340m2 (3630 sqft) The village is just a few minutes away by car from the town of Rethymno, and 3km (1.8miles) from some of the most outstanding beaches in the area. The villa, built in the 1400s during the Venetian period, has 3 bedrooms all with private en-suite facilities its own swimming pool and Jacuzzi, WIFI internet and giant Dvd library with surround sound system. The villa is extremely well equipped to cater for families with babies and small children. Your stay in Maroulas will provide you with a wonderful location, magnificent views, peace and tranquility for all….
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About the owner, TRAVELSTUDIOS E
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 26 days ago
Listed since : Nov 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 14 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL280111 by: Holiday Lettings
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Wendy R
Saint Albans, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in August 2015

Thank you for such a lovely holiday, going away with teenagers can be tricky but our boys enjoyed the pool, the hot tub, the space to get away from us in their own rooms in the separate building, with the separate terraces - the pictures really don't do it justice! Just would say its essential to have a car really,... more

London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 for a stay in August 2014
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I recently returned from a trip to the The Old Olive Mill with my partner and our 4 month old baby. It was our first family holiday and we could not have had a better one. I thoroughly recommend this place. It's fantastic. We spent a week here, only leaving the mill twice - two dinners in lovely local tavernas.... more

London, UK
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23 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 for a stay in June 2014
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We spent a wonderful week at the Olive Mill in Maroulas with our 1 year old baby and parents. On arrival at the villa Mark and Jill the owners were waiting for us with the warmest welcome and a cold beer and bottle of wine on arrival and had even stocked up on essentials like fresh bread, butter and eggs... more

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
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  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
Restored Venetian Mill dating back over 400 years, Exposed stone walls and archways and 20ft high timber ceilings.
Timber Mezzanine level double bedroom with Queensize bed and roof window to stargaze all night !!
Ground floor day bed and two double bedrooms en-suite all with comfort cooling and heating.
All en-suites have WC, washbasin and walk in shower with adjustable head.
Fully equipped kitchen / Dining area including table, 8 chairs, dishwasher, fridge freezer, cooker, hob, Microwave, Toaster, coffee machine, sandwich maker etc etc.Open plan lounge, two three seater settees, armchair, coffee table, desk, day-bed, TV, DVD and surround sound music.
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Dates Min stay Per week
Oct 1, 2015 -
Nov 8, 2015
7 nights
Nov 9, 2015 -
Mar 31, 2016
7 nights
Apr 1, 2016 -
May 31, 2016
7 nights
Jun 1, 2016 -
Jul 19, 2016
7 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
£200 deposit on confirmation of booking which will be held as a damage bond and returned on your return subject to checking property inventory for damage. Payment to be made by cheque 8 weeks prior to stay.
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How to get there
Airport: Heraklion or Chania: 46.6 mi
Ferry: Rethymnon: 3.1 mi
We are situated in the center of the island approx 1hr drive from either Heraklion or Chania airports.

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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.9 mi.
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