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Villa Idi

Pure relaxation in the calm of Amari Valley
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Pure relaxation in the calm of Amari Valley
Face to face with Mount Psiloritis. Natural tranquility
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5.0 of 5 stars
Excellent
26 reviews
Pure relaxation in the calm of Amari Valley
Face to face with Mount Psiloritis.
Natural tranquility
Living room
Kitchen and dining
Dining and kitchen
Entrance hall
Guest suite with handmade embroidery (double, ground floor)
Ground floor bathroom
Master suite (double, upper floor)
The Old Attic suite (quadruple, upper floor)
The little attic of the quadruple bedroom (1 double or 2 single beds)
Upper floor bathroom
Upper floor terrace
A detail in the living room
Dining in the dusk
Overlooking the rooftops of Amari.
Outside dining detail
The entrance terrace under the mulberry tree
The villa's entrance through the garden
Garden detail#1
Garden detail#2
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The unique landscape of Amari Valley, the village and the location of the property
The exact location of the property
The famous Amari bell tower
A typical byzantine temple on a hilltop
Step into history
Springfields
Olive groves
Ancient, monumental olive trees
Amari fields in full bloom
A Venetian gate in Amari Village
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Overview
Villa -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Rethymnon Prefecture, Crete
"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). <BR><BR>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.<BR><BR>“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 enter t... Read more
About the Owner, MANOLIS P
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Nov 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 50 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #HL193571 by: Holiday Lettings
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5 of 5 stars Excellent - based on 26 reviews
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jgraham22
State College, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

We all had an amazingly great experience at this villa, which is a gorgeous, historic home (all completely renovated with modern amenities while retaining old world charm) nestled in a small mountain village in the interior (Amari). My husband and I stayed there for 6 days with two friends of ours (another couple). There was easily enough room for another...

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dannyheat...
Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Our second time and won't be our last. Beautiful area with great walks and runs up into the hills. The evening light is simply wonderful, walking down from the near by hill you pass sheep hearders taking their flocks down the road, the warm light mellowing the night in readiness for triumphant GnT and meal! The food, prepared by Mrs...

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Robert W
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 for a stay in June 2016
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We noticed Villa Idi by chance on Trip Advisor and given the strength of previous reviews, we were hopeful of an enjoyable stay. I have to say all of our expectations were surpassed by a considerable margin. Situated away from the main bulk of tourist accommodation, the Amari valley, with its winding mountain roads, olive groves, small villages with shady...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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Rates

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

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
$185
€165
$185
€165
$1,295
€1,155
Sep 1, 2016 -
Sep 30, 2016
MID SEASON
3 nights
$146
€130
$146
€130
$1,020
€910
Oct 1, 2016 -
Oct 31, 2016
LOW SEASON
3 nights
$135
€120
$135
€120
$942
€840
Nov 1, 2016 -
Dec 22, 2016
LOW SEASON
3 nights
$129
€115
$129
€115
$903
€805
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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. - The prices show the Total Cost of the Booking, including full air-conditioning, internet access (Wi-Fi), a welcome basket with local goods upon arrival, all taxes and all cleaning services, beach towels and change of linen/ towels. Also, central heating is included for the winter period. - A 25% deposit will be necessary for booking confirmation, the remaining balance will be required four (4) weeks prior to your arrival.
We accept any of the following methods of payment:
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How to get there
Airport: Chania or Heraklion: 62.1 mi
Ferry: Rethymnon: 23.0 mi
Nearest travel links <BR>Airports: Chania (CHQ) and Heraklion (HER)<BR>Ferry : Chania, Heraklion and Rethymnon<BR><BR>• Heraklion or Chania airport (about 100km/100min, either), <BR> Charter flights operate from all major European airports to Heraklion and Chania airports.<BR> Charter flight operators include; Thompsonfly, Fly Thompson Cook, Jet2.com, Easyjet and Ryanair.<BR> Internal flight operators include; Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air, Athens Airways and Sky express. <BR>• Ferries are operating to the ports of Heraklion (95km/90min), Chania (85km/75min) and Rethymnon<BR> (37km/45min). <BR> Ferry operators include; Anek Lines, Minoan Line... more
Activities nearby
Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 15.5 mi.
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