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The Right Location for your Holiday Villa in Crete. Just 20 minutes from Heraklion airport, tucked away on the hillsides of the northern coast of Crete, you will find your beautiful holiday home in Episkopi. Come step into another world and discover Crete the way it was - the way it's meant to be. In Episkopi people with warmth and kindness will welcome you to Crete. Your secret holiday retreat is just minutes from the village square. Hidden behind a wall you will find your luxury holiday villa in Crete. Open the gate and live your holiday in a beautifully restored and furnished 19th century traditional Cretan stone house. Secluded Villa Let the atmosphere enchant you. Swim in your very own large private pool. Indulge into the privacy of the home and the pool area. Relax rest and heal during your stay at this truly peaceful holiday home. All the comfort you need you will find right here in this beautiful and spacious luxury villa in Crete. Spend quality time with your family or friends... and share precious memories with your loved ones. Isn't it time you take your well-deserved easygoing holiday in a wonderful luxury villa in Crete?... Villa Helidona is just the right place for a peaceful and relaxing holiday retreat.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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N. Kazantzakis Airport7 mi
Sitia Airport50 mi
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Reviewed November 12, 2017

This is a lovely villa situated quite close to the airport. The villa is set in a beautiful village with a small number of shops and restaurants. The owner is a lovely host and very welcoming. The villa has a lot of history and a...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Navtej G
Reviewed October 9, 2015 via mobile

Villa Helidonia is a converted and updated 19th century house, located in Episkopi: a quiet and peaceful Cretan village, nestling up in the hills, some 20 minutes from Heraklion. The Villa has been tastefully furnished with antiques by its owner Dimitris, who also installed the...More

Date of stay: October 2015
Thank Robert B
Reviewed August 13, 2015

My previous review tells all you need to know about the Villa, but this year we spent more time in the village and really enjoyed the local Tavernas and the friendliness of the people. Greece is having a hard time at present but the resilience...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank Peter T
Reviewed July 28, 2014

A week at Helidona was not enough. A beautiful place to stay in a proper Cretan village largely away from the tourist bustle, but close enough to visit any. The village is wonderfully friendly with enough in the way of shops, bars and small restaurants...More

Date of stay: July 2014
Thank Peter T
Reviewed October 3, 2013

Villa helidona is situated near an old church in the middle of the village Episkopi a quiet and authentic place. The villa is a world inside a world. From the moment you enter there is absolute privacy and you feel at home. You can stay...More

Date of stay: September 2013
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"There is no air conditioning, but the fans are really effective in the thick stone building, make sure you..."
Aug 13, 2015
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"I loved the mezzanine with its cool nightly breeze"
Jun 30, 2011
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$73 - $77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
GreeceCreteHeraklion PrefectureEpiskopi
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