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Villa Joanna-Spacious and Luxurious near Rethymno!

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Overview
4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
9 guests
Minimum stay varies
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This unique and impressive countryside villa is situated on the hillside just 2 km outside the historic town of Rethymno, in Kastelakia, on Crete's picturesque north coast in a 6500 sq. meters field. With its privileged location, perched on a leafy hillside, Joanna will undoubtedly appeal to everyone seeking stunning views, high levels of privacy and luxury, not to mention the convenience of being a short drive from the centre of Rethymno. With its contemporary interior and highly practical and generously proportioned exterior space, Villa Joanna is aesthetically pleasing to the eye from whatever angle you favor your holiday choice from. Newly built to a very high specification, it's a contemporary property offering a wealth of superb facilities, including a stunning private pool and spa...This unique and impressive countryside villa is situated on the hillside just 2 km outside the historic town of Rethymno, in Kastelakia, on Crete's picturesque north coast in a 6500 sq. meters field. With its privileged location, perched on a leafy hillside, Joanna will undoubtedly appeal to everyone seeking stunning views, high levels of privacy and luxury, not to mention the convenience of being a short drive from the centre of Rethymno. With its contemporary interior and highly practical and generously proportioned exterior space, Villa Joanna is aesthetically pleasing to the eye from whatever angle you favor your holiday choice from. Newly built to a very high specification, it's a contemporary property offering a wealth of superb facilities, including a stunning private pool and spacious sun terrace from which to enjoy the coastal and mountain views. INTERIOR The house can accommodate up to 8 guests. This delightful, well maintained and decorated split level house of 216 m2 offers 4 bedrooms, 2 ensuite bathrooms and a WC. As you enter the house on your left, there is a fully equipped kitchen has all the necessary home appliances such as microwave, oven , cooker, dishwasher, washing machine, a big fridge/ freezer with ice maker, coffee maker, kettle, toaster, mixer, grill/sandwich maker and blender. There is a full set of cutlery, cooking utensils and glassware. In the storage rooms you will also find an iron, ironing board, first aid kit and sewing box. Then, on your right there is a spacious living room/dining room with furniture, lighting and decoration of the highest standard and specially selected to create an atmosphere of intimacy and familiarity for moments of warmth and relaxation. There's an LCD HD TV set with satellite , DVD player ,music system and air conditioners in every bedroom (use of a/c is included in the price). Leading through from the living room brings you to the spacious en-suite downstairs double bedroom. Next to this bedroom there is another one which consists of two single beds. On the ground floor there is also a WC next to the bedrooms and the living room. From here a stair brings you into the upstairs en-suite double bedroom and another two single bed bedroom, sharing the same en-suite bathroom. All bedrooms are equipped by brand-new quality mattresses provide maximum comfort. A safe deposit box keeps your valuables secure. All bedrooms are fully air-conditioned and provide WiFi with internet access. Baby cot and high chair are available on request. EXTERIOR The spacious exterior of Joanna does not disappoint in any way, in fact, the exteriors truly enhance this splendid Villa. A spacious lawn garden of 250m2 with local plants and trees and a 51 m2 swimming pool (children's pool is included, depth: 70 cm-190cm) provides one with the perfect opportunity to exercise and work up an appetite for a tasty meal cooked on the BBQ/Grill provided. Next to the pool someone cal also enjoy his meal as there is a shaded dining area of a long wooden table just outside the living room. At one end of the poolside terrace there is a beautifully positioned shaded kiosk with comfortable outdoor furniture, allowing you to relax at any time of the day. The villa is licensed by the National Tourism Organisation. House maintenance is provided twice a week. Furthermore, any kind of arrangement (e.g transfers, car hire, excursions, diving, cruises) can be made so that you will be troubled as less as possible prior or during your stay! Bicycles and a tablet are provided upon request for free! More
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About the Owner
Elizabeth K
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:September 2014
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My name is Elizabeth Kardasi and my partner and I have recently founded a new company called Muses Travel based on incoming tourism, arranging accommodation and services. We are here to build a relationship with you through our outstanding personalized service, warm hospitality and knowledge. I will responsible for you from the moment you first contact me sending a request form to book your stay in one of our Villas, up to the moment you get on board to return back home. Whether you are a family with a baby or a kid, we provide you special equipment, such as toys, highchair, baby stroller, special equipment for outside activities. Moreover, we offer you upon arrival our application (with or without a tablet) in which you can find all th
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Reviewed May 13, 2019

20min walk, 5min taxi ride away from the city this beautiful large apartment is a great place to stay for a family or 2/3 couples. It is spotlessly clean, well equipped and has a fantastic garden and pool area. Outdoor BBQ's and wood oven provide...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank pauline m
Adventurer599419, VR Owner at Villa Joanna-Spacious and Luxurious near Rethymno!, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2019

Many thanks for such an amazing review! We are all more than pleased you enjoyed your holiday and we are looking forward to having you back again in our island!

Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Very very nice house, nice garden and a place well organised and perfectly equiped... 10/10 !... and what a view!!

Date of stay: October 2018
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Adventurer599419, VR Owner at Villa Joanna-Spacious and Luxurious near Rethymno!, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2018

So glad you liked our place!!! My best wishes to all of you!

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Reviewed September 8, 2018

We've just returned from a week's holiday and wished we had been able to stay longer. Wonderful villa with great facilities inside and around pool. We used the BBQ three times and enjoyed the privacy the villa has. Bedrooms are all very comfortable and spotless....More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Sandra O
Adventurer599419, VR Owner at Villa Joanna-Spacious and Luxurious near Rethymno!, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2018

Many thanks for such an amazing review! We are all more than pleased you enjoyed your holiday!

Reviewed May 2, 2018

Why look anywhere else just book!!   Villa Joanna is absolutely stunning property with amazing views and a super quiet location which all add to the experience. It is set about 5 mins drive in the hills above Rethymno which itself a really beautiful port...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank brianpjb
Reviewed August 16, 2017

The house is incredible, the location is wonderful. We had many many wonderful hours with the kids in the pool, dinners outside, cool nights in the airconditioned rooms. The two owners who came by twice a week to check on us were reactive, super friendly,...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Hjoerdis S
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Washer
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Safe
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Air Conditioning
Paper Towels Provided
Private Yard
Cycling Trips
A Winter Sun Getaway
Hairdryer
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Playground
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Garage
Internet Access
Children's Pool
Toaster
Swingset
Stove
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Water Views
Blender
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Good Nightlife
Balcony
Mountain Views
Ping Pong Table
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
Deck
Fireplace
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About the neighborhood
Our villa is located on a hill right outside of Rethymno city center. Alll the amenities guests will need, such as supermarkets, pharmacies, banks and ATM machines, restaurants, cafes and bars, a post office are only 2 kms away! Kastellakia where the villa is located is the most suitable place to totally relax and enjoy the stunning views of the area, as well as the nature! It’s ideal for walking, cycling and revitalising! Take advantage of the bicycles we provide for free upon request and availability! The Historical Old City center of Rethymno is just 5 km away where you can discover the venetian beauty of our town...Do not forget to visit our Fortress Forteza, the Old Port - Light House and walk around in the romantic old town.
Getting around
Distances: Heraklion Airport 82 km away. Chania Airport 73 kms away Rethymno Town (Bars, restaurants, supermarket, sandy beach, hospital, ATM & anything else you might need) 2kms away
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