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Luxury Detached Villa with Stunning Sea views over Souda Bay, Shared Pool & WiFi

Bedrooms 2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Villa in Plaka, Nr. Almirida, Crete - Near Countryside And Beach, Stunning Sea Views

If you are looking for a holiday in the sun in perhaps the most beautiful area of Western Crete, in a luxury detached villa with Stunning sea views, a large pool shared with just 4 other villas, on the edge of Plaka, close to Almirida sandy beach then try Villa Emilia. Villa Emilia is fully licensed by the Greek Tourist Organisation and has the prestigious EOT, licence Number 1042K92003266001 The Villa is very well equipped and clean with spacious kitchen, dining area, lounge, 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Outside, the private gated poolside patio surrounded by mature gardens is ideal for relaxing in private on sun beds or firing up the BBQ. All the grounds are enclosed and gated. Several terraces / patios offer shade or sun and various dining areas open and covered. Plaka village square is 5 mins walk, has a wonderful relaxed atmosphere and is renowned for its excellent tavernas and twisting backlanes abloom with bougainvilleas. There are a few café/bars and a minimarket. 5 mins drive down the hill in Almyrida are more shops, bakeries etc with tavernas, bars and fish restaurants lining the sandy beach front.

Norman Kettlewell
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
24 June, 2017

About Norman Kettlewell

We are an english based couple who have been visiting the Greek islands for many years.We fell in love with Western Crete in the Apokoronas region and decided to buy a house in Plaka in 2004. We still love it as much today as we did when we bought it.

Why Norman Kettlewell chose Chania area

Its perfectly situated overlooking souda bay in the Cretan village of Plaka with easy access to the blue flag beach in Almyrida.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Plaka in Crete

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • resort
  • village
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • The villa has 2 bathrooms. The bathroom on the 1st floor has a bath, shower, wc and washbasin. The bathroom on the ground floor has a shower, wc and washbasin and it is also very convenient if you are outside by the pool.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: The 2 bedrooms share a balcony with stunning sea and country views. Each has air con, ceiling fans, large fitted wardrobes, bedside cabinets and mirrors hairdryer . Bedroom 1 with double bed, dressing table, safe, settee. Bedroom 2 with twin beds.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • caves
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • swimming
Notes on accommodation: This property has a Full EOT Licence (Ellinika Organisation for Tourism) and since 1st July 2010 it is illegal to rent a property without this licence, so you can rest assured we are legally registered and licenced renters and your holiday booking will be safe with no chance of us being closed down by the authorities A copy of the licence is on display in the villa. Air-conditioning (both hot and cold) is provided to both bedrooms and the downstairs living area and there is also an oil filled radiator for any chilly early or late season night. Both bedrooms also have ceiling fans. Solar heating provides hot water day or night and there is also an electrical immersion if required. Full fire equipment is provided on both floors. Linen, blankets and duvets are provided for both rooms so early and late bookings are provided for. Outside: The outside of Villa Emilia is a beautiful asset. It has a large garden and sun terrace making it ideal for all. Outside the furnished terraces and patios offer a choice of shade or sun throughout the day, steps from the upper patios lead down to the large secluded poolside Patio where sun beds, a sun parasol and a BBQ are provided. This area is surrounded by oleanders, fruit trees and colourful geraniums making it an ideal area for sunbathing and relaxing. Access to the 40sqm pool is a few steps away through a private gate and which therefore makes this villa a good choice for families with young children. A large table and chairs are provided on the covered downstairs patio and further table and chairs are provided on the sun terraces. Upstairs there are tables and chairs provided outside on the balconies where you can enjoy the glorious panoramic views over the sea and Souda Bay. This is a lovely place to watch the sunset and the boats come and go, you may even see a submarine. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels, linen and weekly maid service is included in the price. Please note beach towels for use round the pool or beach are not provided. The colourful mature gardens have fruit trees, and a variety of plants and flowers for your enjoyment. Other: The terraces and patios offer a choice of shade or sun, steps from the upper patios lead to the large private sun terrace with flowers,sun beds & BBQ.Access to the pool is a few steps away via a private gate making this villa an ideal choice for families.



Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Mid Season
24 Jun 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High Season
22 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid Season
2 Sep 2017 - 22 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Season
23 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
28 Oct 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
All prices are in UK pounds and include a free welcome pack of groceries/wine to get you going on your first day, all utility bills, weekly maid service, linen, towels, air-conditioning and use of safe and cot. A 25% deposit is required for booking and the balance to be paid 8 weeks prior to departure. Also at this time there is a refundable security bond payable of £100 to cover damages. loss of safe key and cost of telephone calls etc.
Changeover Day:
The preferred changeover day is Tuesday or Saturday but this can be flexible.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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