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Calergi Residence

Agiou Eleftheriou, Atsipopoulo, Rethymnon, Crete 74100 Greece
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You will love this immaculately designed accomodation unit consisted of 14 apartments and studios. In each apartment or studio you find a fully equiped kitchen, balcony with pool view, A.C., flat TV, fan, 6 min drive far from Rethymno town. Restaurants, coffee shops, bakeries , supermarkets only a few steps away. Every ap/ment or studio is surrounded by lovely gardens, pool, and an amazing (shared)roof terrace. Imagine a combination of carefree elegance with all pleasurable comforts. All units are newly renovated and thoroughly cleaned - includes disinfecting door handles, light switches, TV remotes. Every unit features Cocomat beds and mattresses, flat-screen TV, kitchen with dining table, combined oven and hobs, new stylish bathroom (January 2016), color paintings and artistic pottery everywhere. Shared outdoor pool, free parking, free Wi-Fi throughout, free safe, free BBQ. Each ap/ment or studio includes a kitchen with dining table, combined oven and hobs, and a flat-screen TV. A hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers are also provided. -Every apartment is thoroughly cleaned - includes disinfecting door handles, light switches, TV remotes. - Perfect for Birthdays, Anniversaries, Honeymoons. Free coffee and unlimited refill, as well as treats are offered to the guests. Colourful paintings and pieces of traditional Cretan pottery here and there. Sun loungers are featured at the sun terrace by the pool. Facilities include a hot tub and pool towels. Whether you just want to refresh or you take your fitness seriously, our swimming pool is there for you! We stay true to the spirit of traditional Greek hospitality, providing high-quality services. We 'll be happy to give you information about all local attractions. Also there are various activities in our area: Food and wine festival in June. Renaissance festival in July. Music and theater performances in August-September. We offer free brochures for all activities. Near our place you can find: -Supermarket PAVLAKIS main road, 25 m. to the left. -Pharmacy, main road, 120 m. to the left. -VERSUS cafe, main road, 15 m. just opposite. -Restaurants THRAKA, RODINOS, MANOLIS, GAZOZA, main road a few meters to the right. -Bakery, main road, 40 m. to the right. -Patisserie, main road, 150 m. to the right -Restaurant SOUVLAKIA, 60 m. walking distance. -Delivery food service available. Atractions nearby: Contempory Art Center, Gym, Cafe, Museum, Night club, Park, Restaurants, Aquarium, Amusement Park, Water park. -Don't miss the new, impresive archeological museum of Eleutherna. It is spread across 2,000 square meters will open for the public in June, 2016. Located just 30 km far from Rethymno, Eleutherna archeological area is supposed to be probably more important than the one of Knossos. All information available in our place. Distance from our place is just 30 km. -Just 5 min. drive from our hotel, in a beautiful natural setting there is a Tennis court overlooking the Cretan Sea. Always available to rent for 7 euro/hour. Free Wi-Fi, free parking, free safe. A car is recommended. For your transportation from/to the airport/port etc , taxi service is provided upon request. There is also a mini-bus available for your transportation from/to the airport/port in a law cost (20 euro) after booking it 24 hours ago. Taxi appointments are also possible. Distance from CHANIA airport, 65 km. Distance from HERAKLION airport, 80 km. There is bus connection to and from the town of Rethymno every 1 hour. Taxi, 6 min. drive, cost 6 euro. Surrounding area Serenity surrounds the house. Our location is ATSIPOPOULO village, 6 minutes drive from the charming town of Rethymno, in the middle of island of Crete. Restaurants, coffee shops, bakeries , supermarkets only a few steps away. Narrow streets, kind friendly people, peacefull atmosphere around us. Atsipolpoulo is a very interesting village. The houses have a unique beauty with patios, arched doors, roofs and terraces. You can feel on them concentrated Venetian art, oriental opulence and Cretan tradition. Just 5 min. drive from our hotel, in a beautiful natural setting there is a Tennis court overlooking the Cretan Sea. Always available to rent for 7 euro/hour. Several marvelous beaches with pure nature and crystal water nearby. Here is a list of the best beaches to visit in Crete: 1) Preveli 2) Marmara -Sfakia 3) Loutro 4) Elounda 5) Seitan Liman 6) Balos 7) Falasarna 8) Plakias 9) Agia Roumeli 10) Spinaloga 11) Agiofarago 12) Agia Roumeli 13) Preveli 14) Elafonisos 15) Vai 16) Agia Pelagia 17) Elafonisos 18) Psari Forada 19) Matala 20) Platanias 21) Kommos 22) Spinaloga 23) Agios Pavlos-Sfakia 24) Tripiti 25) Fragokastello 26) Sougia 27) Stavros 28) Vai 29) Preveli Nudist isolated beaches also reachable . Studio facilities: Balcony or terrace, Patio, Garden view, Satellite channels, Flat-screen TV, Safety Deposit Box, Air Conditioning, Iron, Desk, Ironing Facilities, Seating Area, Fan, Mosquito net, Wardrobe/Closet, Hypoallergenic Cleaning products, Clothes rack, Hairdryer, Bathrobe, Bathroom, Free toiletries, Toilet, Slippers, Bath or Shower, Kitchenette, Refrigerator, Microwave, Dining area, Electric kettle, Kitchenware, Oven, Stovetop, Toaster, Barbecue, Boiler, Coffee machine, 2 Seat Dining Table, Outdoor furniture, Outdoor dining area, Towels, Linen Size: 28 m² • 1 large double bed with separate mechanism on each side, so comfortable - provides the best quality in sleep. We offer FREE COFFEE with unlimited refill. The keys will be handed to you directly at the apartment.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Pool / beach towels
Breakfast available
Hiking
Snorkeling
Children's playground
Free private parking nearby
Free public parking nearby
Street parking
Free internet
Wifi
Internet
Outdoor pool
Squash
Patio
Board games / puzzles
Highchairs available
Strollers
Rooftop terrace
BBQ facilities
Chapel / shrine
Convenience store
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun deck
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
First aid kit
24-hour check-in
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
Washing machine
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Room features
Mountain view
Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
Bathrobes
Air conditioning
Dining area
Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Ocean view
City view
Landmark view
Pool view
Suites
Family rooms
Housekeeping
Private balcony
Seating area
Wardrobe / closet
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Kitchenette
Microwave
Oven
Refrigerator
Stovetop
Electric kettle
Kitchenware
Flatscreen TV
Extra long beds
Sofa bed
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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We stayed at Calergi Residence for two weeks June/July 2018. It's a little gem. Manolis and his mother were very attentitive chatting with us every morning over delicious local delicacies and coffee for breakfast. A lovely personal touch. The residence is beautifully styled giving a cosy feel to all guests. There are a handful of lovely restaurants in the town all within easy walking distance. The main town of Rethimno is a 15 minute drive away and there are fantastic beaches 20/25 mins away. We foundly remember this holiday and wouldn't hesitate to revisit. Calergi Residence is highly recomemded.
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Response from anapotreptos, Owner at Calergi Residence
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you so much for your great review. We will not forget you. Manolis-Filitsa.
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We had the good fortune to come across this amazeing boutique hotel. It is like a sanctuary . Very nicely and creatively decorated. Manolis and his mother are very kind and generous hosts. Providing delicious coffee and treats at breakfast time. They are always available to help and offer advise but never invasive . I loved this place and highly recommend it I would love to return. Forgot to mention the little village is charming with some of the best taverns for eating traditional food in the whole of Crete.
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Manolis and Phillitsa really make you feel as if you are guests in their home as both are so helpful and welcoming. Calergi residence is located away from the main street in the village of Atsipopoulo, where you can also park. The residence has rooms facing into two courtyards and also over the swimming pool. Our room consisted of a downstairs area with a kitchenette and an upstairs with bed, bathroom, balcony, safe and tv. The kitchenette had a microwave, fridge and plug-in electric hob. It was fine for making breakfast and snacks but I probably wouldn't have cooked a main meal there - but then Manolis was able to tell us about some great local taverna's which were very reasonably priced for evening meals. The bed was comfortable and the room was very quiet. The bathroom was clean but sometimes the drain smelled which Manolis explained was something to do with the town drainage system so we covered it over with the bath mat. I wouldn't recommend this room for anyone with mobility problems as the stairs are steep. You can eat anywhere you like in the court yards or up on the roof terrace. We didn't get round to using the pool which is small but looked very clean and inviting on a hot day. Sun loungers were available for use along with clothes driers and Manolis even took my washing and did it in the washing machine at no extra cost. Atsipopoulo is about a 15 minute drive from the main town of Rethymno which has lots of shops and restaurants and a beach - although we drove to Bali for beaches which is about twenty five minutes away by car.
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Response from anapotreptos, Manager at Calergi Residence
Responded Aug 29, 2019
We are very glad to here so nice words from you.
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In June 2018 we stayed at Calergi for the second time. I was in contact with Manolis when booking and everything was very fine. When we arrived we had the same room/appartment as the first time. Number 9 just in front of the small pool. Driving up to Atsipopoulo, parking the car behind the hotel and entering the gate, reception and garden was soo good, and when we entered room number 9 again, I felt like coming home. The rooms are different and all very beautifully decorated! The space outside by the pool, the "garden" and the roof terrace with a view to the sea and all the roof tops in Atsipopolou, are so nice. There were some olive rings, cookies and raki in the room for us. In the morning you can get coffee, cookies and other specialities at the reception area. You can sit down and enjoy it there or take it back to your balcony, terrace or room. Manolis runs this hotel together with his mother. They are both very nice and friendly and they do everything to make your stay perfect. "Mum" treated us with a local special cheese, which she put in our fridge so we could have it later. Every morning they both do a little walk around and speak with the guests. You will find fresh flowers at the outdoor areas and maybe in the room. If you have a car it will take you 10 minutes to go to the old town in Rethymno (park by the castle and you are just on the edge of the old town). When we go to the beach we drive past Petra towards Chania (about 15 minutes) and stop at a place with a taverna (including a playground for children) and the sunbeds on the beach are free. We love the little green taverna at the corner in Atsipopolou (O Manolis) and the place on the church square. At Manolis there is no menu, his wife cooks a lot of small dishes, which are served one after the other. By the church you eat sticks, pork, lamb or chicken, greek salad and fries. Two can eat and drink for about EUR 30 - 35 in total. Calergi Residence with Manolis and his mum is simply my favourite place in Crete and I so much look forward to going there again.
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We stayed here for a week on our first visit to Crete and our host Manolis made us feel so welcome. It is a little collection of unique and individually stylish departments set around a central courtyard. Every morning we were welcomed by Manolis who served fresh coffee and tea with various sweet treats under the shade of the lime tree. This was an ideal opportunity to ask advice on where best to visit and to say hello to the other guests. Although we travelled as a couple this would be an ideal place to stay with friends or family as there are lots of communal outdoor areas where you can gather for drinks or food and there is even a barbecue on the large roof terrace. Atsipopoulo is a small village with a couple of restaurants, a pizzeria, pharmacy, bakery and supermarket. The bustling town of Rethymno is only a short distance away. 10 minutes by car 8-10 euros by taxi. The neighbouring village of Prines has a wonderful taverna - Giannikos which is less than 5 minutes by car. Our favourite beach at Georgioupoli is just 20 minutes by car. This town also has nice shops and restaurants as well as a lovely sandy beach. If you want to be close to Rethymno but like some peace and quiet this is the perfect place to stay and being just a couple of minutes from the national road made it very easy to get everywhere.
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PRICE RANGE
$58 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
GreeceCreteRethymnon PrefectureRethymnonAtsipopoulo
NUMBER OF ROOMS
14
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