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Eastern Crete, Lasithi, Mochlos Azure-heights

Azure Heights.  View of  pool, house and garden showing two of the three upstairs patios.
22 reviews
Azure Heights.  View of  pool, house and garden showing two of the three upstairs patios.
What a sight!
Entrance to the suit.
The entrance with spectacular mountain-range backdrop.
Azure-Heights and swimming pool.
Lounge with doors leading to patio 2, the bird watching and star gazing patio.
Bird watching and star gazing patio.  This is eagle territory and they can be seen most mornings.
Dining room/Kitchen
Bedroom with doors leading to patio 2 and 3.
Bathroom en-suite with bath and separate shower.
Downstairs second bedroom.
View from the suite with olive groves and magnificent mountain range as a backdrop.
Pool and barbecue area in the background.
Downstairs patio where we welcome guests.
Fun on a cloudy afternoon!
Pool and loungers.
Barbecue area.
Garden vista.
Azure-Heights with Sfaka village in the background.
Pergola or 3rd patio which leads off the bedroom and is accessed from outside staircase near pool.
!st patio often used as the breakfast place due to full on shade in the mornings.
Azure heights showing staircase leading to the suite and the downstairs bedroom.
Downstairs bedroom.
Garden with pool in the background.
Tholos with sandy beach is 15 mins drive away.  Good swimming, a taverna and boat excursions.
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Mochlos, Lasithi Prefecture, Crete
Azure-heights offers a luxury self-catering private suite(50sqm),situated in the mountain village of Sfaka,north east Crete. Central to Agios Nikolaos,Irepetra and Sitia which boast all facilities. Archaeological sites nearby,excellent local cuisine,wild herbs abound in unspoilt countryside. Yoga sessions and choice of massage treatments available. Our location is perfect for astronomy enthusiasts,clear skies with no town night light interference. Bird watching,walking,excursions.....or just chill out.
Our guests enjoyment and relaxation is priority. A welcome pack awaits with all needs taken care of, so a dash to the local supermarket on arrival is not on the agenda.
An infinity pool with a breathtaking view, 3 patios with great outdoor living. We want your stay to be magic!

An additional attraction to animal lovers....3 dogs and a c...
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About the Owner, Anne S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 64 days ago
Listed since : Dec 2008
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 22 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL77093
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Redondo, Portugal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in June 2017

Management response:

What a wonderful review....thank you! Lovely guests, lovely family...we hope to see more of them in the future!


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Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in June 2017
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We almost never give the maximum score for a rental but here, it really deserves it. On our arrival, besides the warm welcome of Anne and Pete, we found a beautiful house, wonderfully located and perfectly equipped. The fridge was full of good fresh produce and a Raki carafe was available on the kitchen worktop. Throughout our stay, we enjoyed...

Management response:

It was a beautiful encounter....such charming guests who we were sad to see go. They were busy bees exploring, walking and filling their days with enthusiasm. We are always thrilled that our guests do bother to see the beauty of Eastern Crete which we love so much. We hope their return is sooner than later as they are always welcome.


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2 reviews
Reviewed October 23, 2016 for a stay in October 2016

We stayed here for three nights last week and cannot recommend it highly enough. Anne's hospitality was warm and friendly. Our late night arrival meant that the welcome pack (including bread, butter, eggs, beer, wine and raki!) was very welcome. The location is very tranquil and we loved our afternoon by the pool watching the birds of prey soar below...

Management response:

The stay for three nights was just not long enough to have this delightful family here. They embraced everything with great enthusiasm, were game for anything and put their all into enjoying their short visit. I was sad to see them go onto another place on the south coast as it really was too short a time.....they were a tonic...


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Minimum stay is 3 days. Bookings are flexible. Discounts are considered.
Season is 15/05/2015 to 31/10/2015 only.
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About the neighborhood
Weekly outdoor markets in Sitia, Agios Nikolaos and Irepetra towns .Jeep safaris, sailing and canoeing available, Easter is the highlight of the Greek calendar and various festivals take place throughout the year. Mochlos, a nearby fishing village has many tavernas to choose from which are situated around the sea and has live music twice a week. Many day trips from visiting Elounda which is famous for the island of Spinalonga just off it's coast which was the last leper colony in Europe, to Tertsa with it's turquoise waters, Kato Zakros with a palace dating back to Minonian times and fish tavernas around it's bay, Kritsa for shopping and many other destinatins close by.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Heraklion and Sitia: 62.1 mi
Ferry: Heraklion: 62.1 mi
Cheap flights with Easyjet,Olympic,Thomas Cook all fly direct to Heraklion airport during the summer season.<BR><BR>Car hire is advised but coaches,buses and taxis are available outside.<BR>The journey to Sfaka is about ninety minutes.<BR><BR>Domestic flights from Athens to Sitia take 45mins......bus,car,taxi to Sfaka 45mins.<BR><BR>Ferry from Athens to Heraklion and Sitia also available.<BR><BR>Airport pick-ups can be arranged.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.1 mi.
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