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Villa Samitos

Comfort and tradition
5.0 of 5 bubbles
9 reviews
Comfort and tradition
The old entrance
Overlooking the village and the valley
Main terrace (upper floor)
The arched entrance hall
Psiloritis Mt. at sunset (The view from the very top)
Living room and entrance hall
Kitchen and dining
Dining and living room
The New Attic suite (triple, upper floor)
The single bed of the New Attic suite
The Attic's private terrace
Direct environment
The Grandmother's suite (triple, upper floor)
The little attic of the Grandmother's suite (single bed)
Entrance detail
Master suite (double, ground floor)
Sitting area in Master suite (2 sofa beds - optional)
One of the 3 bathrooms (ground floor)
The shaded veranda of Master suite
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
Little byzantine temples, yet undiscovered...
Simple and humble
13th century temple, recently restored
Winter blossom detail
Wild flowers in Amari Valley
A typical temple on a hilltop (15th century)
Agia Anna among wild flowers (12th century)
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3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9
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 grand parents 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 Samitos” is very ample (180sqm) offering kitchen/dining room, lounge with fireplace, entrance hall with old stone arch, 3 double bedrooms (2 of them with a wooden attic), 3 bathrooms and storage room. The house takes advantage of the perfect climate, allowing daylight an... Read more
About the Owner, MANOLIS P
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Nov 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 52 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #HL193572 by: Holiday Lettings
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5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 9 reviews
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English first
Paris, France
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 23, 2016 for a stay in May 2016

The house is both really beautiful and extremely convenient. Manolis and Roumy are very welcoming and helpful. Roumy's cooking is great and the prices are very reasonable for in-home service. It's the perfect place to stay in Crete with your partner, family or friends either you want to relax in a quiet village or you want to explore Crete (Since...

Rethymnon, Greece
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

I was very pleasantly surprised on arriving at Villa Samitos..... actually stepping into this beautifully built and graciously decorated villa fulfilled all my expectations. Mrs. Rumi was there to welcome us and make sure that all our needs were catered for. My family from Argentina were also extremely satisfied.... it is obviously a rental villa where everything has been thoughtfully...

Uniondale, New York
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2014 for a stay in September 2013
person found this review helpful

The views of the landscape and the mountains are fabulous. The villa is inviting and comfortable. Ms Roumy, the manager, is beyond gracious.. The location is perfect for a setting of peace and quiet; a short car ride to a local village for food shopping, etc.; family restaurants in several adjacent villages. I would return in a heartbeat.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Kid Friendly:
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
Oct 1, 2016 -
Oct 31, 2016
2 nights
Nov 1, 2016 -
Dec 22, 2016
2 nights
Dec 23, 2016 -
Jan 8, 2017
3 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
- 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.
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Car recommended
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, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 15.5 mi.
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