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Beautiful 2 bedroomed detached Villa in idyllic location with private pool



Updated: 14-Oct-2016
Villa in Almyrida, Chania, Crete - Fabulous Views Of White Mountains, Only 3 Mins Flat Walk To Glorious Sandy Beaches

A detached 2 bedroom, fully air-conditioned villa with private pool in the idyllic village of Almyrida, Western Crete. We are set in a lovely landscaped garden with a 5.5m circular swimming pool 1.6m deep (for your exclusive use) and furnished throughout to a very high standard. Just 3 mins walk from the seafront and in one of the most sought after and ideal locations in Almyrida. 2 bedrooms, 2 fully tiled shower rooms, spacious open plan lounge with Satellite TV/DVD/CD and attractive stone fireplace, dining room with lovely wood table/leather seated chairs and fully fitted kitchen. Balconies and terraces with stunning views of the White Mountains. Plaka and Kalyves are within walking distance. Kokkino Chorio, Drapanos, Gavalahori, Vamos and Armeni are all a short drive away. As are Aptera Archaelogical site and Chania (with its Venetian Harbour and airport). Care has been taken to provide every comfort. Ideal for those looking for quality accommodation at a sensible price.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

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Guestbook comments from the owner

'A peaceful and ideal place to explore W Crete. You've thought of everything. Thank's for the directions to the Villa which got us there easily although the roads take a bit of getting used to! Samaria Gorge was fantastic and more spectacular than remembered. You've loads of different sitting places/balconies to choose from which is really nice-you can follow the sun/shade as you wish. The White mountains views from your house are really great.'

'Thank you for the use of the villa last week. We had a lovely time and enjoyed being in Almyrida again. We shall certainly be recommending the villa to everyone we know, thanks again.'

'Probably the best holiday ever!'

'What a wonderful time we had. The villa was even better than it seemed in the pictures. The views were simply breathtaking. We were enormously lazy for the wk but never tired of enjoying the lovely environment. The personal/thoughtful touches made the stay even better. We'll be back.
May 2007
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Activity and Interests

Nearest Barpub : Almyrida at 300 Metres Nearest Restaurant : Almyrida at 300 Metres Nearest Beach : Almyrida at 300 Metres Car: not necessary


Almyrida is the perfect base for walkers and cyclists with many beautiful and interesting places to see around the immediate and surrounding area.


Although a car is not essential when holidaying in Almyrida it is recommended if you want to visit and see more of this beautiful Island. Driving distances from the Villa: Chania Airport 35 mins. Heraklion Airport 120 mins. Souda Port 20 mins.


Plaka - 3 mins.

Kalyves, Armeni, Kokkino Chorio and Gavalahori - 10 mins. Drapanos and Vamos - 15 mins.

Aptera (Archaelogical site) 25 mins.

Chania (Venetian Harbour) 35 mins.

Further Details:

Just a 3 minute flat walk from the villa is the beautiful beachfront with it's many traditional tavernas, cafes, and even water sport facilities.

Also in the area are small friendly bakeries, mini-markets, jewellery shop, chemist and gift shops.

ATM is available as are telephone kiosks.

There is a taxi rank and car and bike hire.

Excursions and boat trips are available by arrangement.

There is a Ten Pin Bowling alley in one of the village hotels.

Kalyves - the nearest "largest" town has chemist, bakery, veg shops (which also sell the local red and white village wines!), banks, post office, numerous tavernas and cafes, mini-markets and two small beaches.

Vamos - Health Centre, tavernas and ATM.

Chania (a bustling Venetian harbour) - Scuba diving, boat trips, water slide park, Saturday morning market, banks and much, much more.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Rate 5
30 Aug 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Winter Rate
1 Nov 2016 - 31 May 2017
30 night minimum stay
for 30 nights
Rate 1
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 2
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 3
1 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Winter rate 2017/18
1 Nov 2017 - 31 May 2018
30 night minimum stay
for 30 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
To secure your booking, a non refundable deposit of £200 per wk is requested in the form of bank transfer.
Full balance due 8 wks prior to arrival. Credit cards not accepted.
A returnable £100 security deposit paid with your balance will secure a key to the safe and will be returned in full within 21 days of your departure date if no damage/loss has occurred. Cancellation charges from date of booking until 8 wks before arrival-50% plus deposit. Less than 8 wks before arrival-100% incl deposit.

Changeover Day:
Arrival at the Villa 4pm / Departure 10am (this enables us to maintain our high standard of housekeeping).

Notes on prices:
Prices are per week (not per person) and in UK Pounds.

The above prices are for 1-2 persons.

Please note - a small supplement is added to the above prices for 3-4 persons.

Please enquire about minimum stays (less than 7 days)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Updated: 14-Oct-2016
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Property Type

  • villa


  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool


  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea


  • bay
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • scenic drives
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • snorkelling
  • swimming

Floor Area

  • 94 m²


  • Shower room 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • The upstairs shower room is beautifully tiled, spacious and has a large shower enclosure (with sliding door), toilet and washbasin. Downstairs is a second beautifully tiled shower room housing a shower enclosure (with sliding door), toilet and washbasin.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed. Bedroom 2 with two (full size) single beds.


  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: All bed linen, bath, hand and tea-towels are provided. The villa and pool are cleaned and maintained during your stay. Electric, water, air-conditioning costs, cleaning of the villa and swimming pool maintenance are included in the price. We are a no smoking villa (although ashtrays are provided on the terraces for outdoor use only). In and around the swimming pool all children and non swimmers must be supervised at all times. For safety reasons running and diving is forbidden at the pool. Plastic utensils are available for your use in/near the pool area. Unfortunately the villa is not suitable for children under the age of 10 - sorry. The villa complies with the current EOT office of tourism MHTE 1042K123K2732101. Outside: Set in a lovely landscaped garden with its own private 5.5m circular, 1.6m deep, swimming pool for your personal use (children and non swimmers must be supervised at all times). A poolside shower, sun loungers, umbrellas, hammocks, tables and chairs are all provided for use on the balconies, terraces and pool area. A small portable BBQ is also assembled for your use. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen, bath, hand and tea-towels are included. The villa is cleaned and all towels and linen changed on change-over day and mid week (this service is included in the price). Unfortunately beach/pool towels are not provided so please bring your own. Other: For inside dining there is a lovely large wood dining table with comfortable leather seated chairs. All rooms are furnished to a high standard. Internet access is available (free of charge).

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