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    Exterior of The Olive Mill
    Exterior of The Olive Mill
    Exterior of The Olive Mill
    Mezzanine bedroom
    Mezzanine bedroom
    View of kitchen through Turkish arch.
    Original kitchen beams
    Property description
    Plaka
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    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
    The Mill was originally Turkish owned as late as the 19th Century. The Mill fell into disuse in the late 1950s and subsequently was home to goats and sheep!! The present sympathetic conversion was carried out using professional architects and builders from Agios Nikolaos. The resultant building is absolutely charming and the villagers of Vrouhas are extremely friendly. Many of them in fact earned their living during their working lives in The Mill,
  • Amenities & details
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • DVD Player
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Refrigerator
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Sofa Beds:(2)
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • TV
    • Washer
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Property not suitable for those with mobility problems. Towels and linen provided. For short term lets bedding changed weekly. 4km to nearest pebble beach at Plaka and 10km to sandy beaches at Elounda. Elounda also has its own marina, 2 supermarkets, banks, bakeries, bookshop etc. Heraklion airport is one hour away (if you are Greek) and 70 minutes for the rest of us!!
    Listing #HL278986 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 Per week
    Apr 1, 2014 Nov 7, 2014 7 nights
    $328
    £197
    Nov 8, 2014 Mar 31, 2015 7 nights
    $240
    £144
    Apr 1, 2015 Nov 7, 2015 7 nights
    $328
    £197
    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
    Long terms rentals ARE available if required.
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: Heraklion: 43.5 mi
    Ferry: Agios Nikolaos: 6.2 mi
    Easyjet, Thomas Cook, Thomson Airlines, Aegean.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.1 mi.
    Nearby cities
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bbater_13
Nailsea, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013 for a stay in September 2013

The Olive Mill in Vruchas, a village a few kilometres up in the mountains above Plaka, the latter being maybe 6 Km from Elounda, was a wonderful place to stay. The property is spacious and full of character. The village was quiet but nevertheless had its own taverna offering excellent food. The drive down to Plaka offers breathtaking views and a choice of further excellent tavernas. You need a hire car, but nevertheless highly recommended. more

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Listed since : Nov 2012
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