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Villa Valentine Is Ideal For Romantic Couples And Honeymooners

People3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Villa Valentine in Hersonissos, Crete, Greek Islands - Total Relaxation Is The Magic Word

Lovely one bedroom stone villa sleeps 2 till 3 people. Escape from the ordinary and enter into the tranquility of peaceful and romantic sunsets, cool sea breezes in a romantic garden. The position of the villa offers you total relaxing in a beautiful private garden, private pool,air-condition, sea view, and is ideal because within 3 minutes car drive you’re in Hersonissos town with great night life good restaurants, grocery, great shopping, medical center and nice beaches. The traditional Cretan villages Old Hersonissos, Piskopiano and Koutouloufari are 2 minutes drive away. Here you can taste Cretan traditional food and hospitality. The house and its surroundings create a big deal of outdoor activities including, horse riding 500 meter, golf with 18 holes 3km, walking and mountain biking, boat trips. The beaches and big Water parks with slides nearby offers water sports of all kind, even bungee jumping.


Owner
Kalliopi Sopas
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French, German, Italian, Dutch
Calendar last updated:
2 November, 2017

About Kalliopi Sopas

We live here in Crete, and we have two lovely daughters. We work full time in the tourist branch for more than 25 years. After so many years in tourism we know exactly why people come to Crete. People want to escape from all the stress and everyday living. Relaxation is what people looking for. We have tried to create with a lot of love and imagination this little “paradise” for you and for ourselves.

Kalliopi Sopas purchased this villa in 2009

Why Kalliopi Sopas chose Hersonissos

We chose this particular area for its peaceful location and beautiful sunsets. Within a few minutes drive you can find everything you need in the villages nearby. There’s easy access to the property and the beach is only 1 km away. To the airport it is only 15 minutes drive with the car.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for a wunderful and relaxing honeymoon in villa Valentine.The views are spectacular and each day the stresses of "normal Live ebbed away.

Will definately return for another visit.

John & Vicky (Liverpool) May 2014



Had a wonderful holiday at villa Valentine. Particularly enjoyed the pool, doing yoga in the garden by sunset. A lovely House in a beautiful setting, what more can we say.

Lucy & Mark U.K July 2014



We are so glad we found your villa. We had an amazing stay that much we didn't want to go home, but all good things come to an end. We will be back again sometime in the future thats for sure.

Margo & Derek Anderson October 2014



Thank you for such a lovely place to relax. We loved the garden and the views of the sea. Also enjoyed walking on the beach and discovering a bit more about Minoan civilisation of Crete. Also a time to reflect away from our busy lives at home. A truly romantic destination for honeymoon, couldn't have been set in a better location.

Phil & Zoe November 2014



We absolutely loved it, so romantic and so private.

Absolute paradise for couples, and as private as it can get and you can't imagine the rest! .

andeas & lenka.
Aug 2011
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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Kilometres
Heraklion
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
Heraklion
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Hersonissos
Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

The distance to the nearest sandy beach is 1 kilometer. There're many sandy beaches and you can do here all kinds of water sport or boat trips. Nice big water parks with slides are in a distance of 3 km.

Travel:

Heraklion harbour and airport are only 25km from the property away. With a car or taxi it's very easy to reach.

Distances:

Within 3 minutes drive you have everything you need in the villages nearby.

good restaurants in front of the sea, grocery, great shopping, banks, para-sailing, deep sea fishing, scuba diving, horse riding 500 m, golf 18 holes courses , resort hotels, water parks, medical center, sandy beaches and great night life.

Further Details:

Special welcomes pack for all our guests!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Hersonissos in Heraklion Region

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • beach
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • There’s a nice toilet shower downstairs with a stylish sink.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2/3 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: 1 bedroom with a large double bed on the loft with wardrobe, bedside tables, chest of drawers with mirror, air-condition, hair dryer, satellite TV, DVD and safe.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Villa Valentine will make you fall in love with this place straight away. When we have guest arriving, they enter the villa with a "wow". The villa is beautiful and the position is perfect. Relax in a beautiful garden with lovely flowers. Make your own Greek salad with the vegetables you can find in our garden. Outside: Villa Valentine has a nice private pool with beautiful natural rock water fall. Next to the pool you can have your breakfast, and sit on the outside garden furniture under the covered pergola. Enjoy a nice glass of Cretan wine in the romantic garden and see the sun go down. There's a hanging bed under the covered veranda next to the pool for total relaxation. Before or after you jump in the pool you can have an outside shower. There're sun beds but the green grass is so nice and soft that you will enjoy to lay down in grass as well. If you don't fancy cooking in the kitchen you can have a barbeque (charcoal is provided) or put something in the nice stone build oven in the garden. There're different kind of trees like lemon, orange and bananas. Help yourself if you find some. Private parking. Utility Room: Washing machine. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Cleaning/towels/The towels and linen are included. The property is cleaned twice a week. Towel and linen changed twice a week. Pool/beach towels are not provided. Other: A hair dryer, iron and iron board are also available.

Reviews

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Villa Valentine Is Ideal For Romantic Couples And Honeymooners
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
5

beatifull villa lovely outside area and pool

  • 5 of 5

met with poopy who was very friendly and helpful went to Villa which is small but lovely with a wonderful outside area and pool where you will spend all your time,had a lovely relaxing break,shops and buzz are minites away if required but we didn't bother,would highly recommended this villa.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect for a romantic holiday

  • 5 of 5

We visited for a week in May and loved the villa. It is a lovely, compact little home with a fantastic outdoor space. The pool was wonderful relief from the hot weather.

We loved using the BBQ and even had an attempt at using the pizza oven after finding some pizza dough flour in one of the nearby supermarkets. Plenty of pots, pans and utensils if you want to cook but the villa isn't far from Hersonissos where you can eat in tavernas.

I'd recommend getting a hire car as it's too far to walk to the nearby town, which is great if you want to escape the touristy areas but still be close enough to travel to them for day trips. The villa was a great base for us to explore the island.

Poppy was really welcoming and helpful. Hopefully we'll be back one day soon!!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Ideal for a relaxed, romantic getaway

  • 5 of 5

We came to Villa Valentine on honeymoon and it was perfect for us - a small but beautifully-kept villa out of the busy touristy areas, plenty of space to relax outside in the shade, a private swimming pool and within walking distance of a bus stop. Poppy our host was very welcoming (we were thrilled to find fresh fruit and bread waiting for us when we arrived late at night with no idea where to find food) and really helpful, going out of her way to help us make the most of our stay. We enjoyed a trip to the local beach, and to a lovely restaurant in the old Hersonissos village. We would highly recommend to others.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Very relaxing.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a week. The villa is small but the large and well equipped outside area is magnificent. The pool is lovely and the garden and shaded area are everything you need for complete relaxation. We drove to nearby villages for dinner where the food was lovely. If you are looking to get away from it all, it's worth a look.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A perfect holiday

  • 5 of 5

We have spent two perfect holidays at Villa Valentine, and are booking a third. It is in a wonderful location - quiet and peaceful but within walking distance of shops, bars and restaurants. The garden and pool are beautiful, and the villa is very clean and well equipped - small but with a wonderful outdoor living area. We absolutely love it. Crete is a very friendly island - all in all, a perfect place to spend a holiday!!!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Nov-2015
  • Date of Stay: September 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's nice to see you for the third time coming to villa Valentine. Hope to welcome you for many more holidays. See you soon, Poppy
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5

Charming peaceful place

  • 5 of 5

Excellent location, remote and quiet, but still close to Hersonissos and Heraklion, with lots of restaurants, beaches, museums, attractions near by to visit (need a vehicle, we've rented a car from airport). Private pool, beautiful garden with sea view. Perfect for couples.

Lovely place for a perfect holiday in beautiful Crete; we enjoyed every moment of it. Thank you, Poppy. Thank you, Crete. Hope to see you both again soon :)

  • Review Submitted: 27-Sep-2015
  • Date of Stay: September 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the positive feedback on villa Valentine. It was nice to read that you enjoyed every moment of your stay. It was also very pleasing to read you enjoyed the restaurants, beaches and the other atractions nearby. There's much more to discover on Crete. Hope to welcome you back again for a relaxing holiday in the near future. Greetings, Poppy
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Hersonissos, Crete

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter season
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
£250
for 5 nights
£350
 
 
1 April-15 April 2018
1 Apr 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
£377
for 5 nights
£528
 
 
16 April-30 April 2018
16 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
£504
for 5 nights
£705
 
 
1 May-19 May 2018
1 May 2018 - 19 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
£631
for 5 nights
£883
 
 
20 May-17 June 2018
20 May 2018 - 17 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,060
for 7 nights
£1,060
 
 
18 June-30 June 2018
18 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,149
for 7 nights
£1,149
 
 
1 July-31 August 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,238
for 7 nights
£1,238
 
 
1 Sept-22 Sept 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 22 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,149
for 7 nights
£1,149
 
 
23 Sept-13 Oct
23 Sep 2018 - 13 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£883
for 7 nights
£883
 
 
14 Oct-31 Oct 2018
14 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£705
for 7 nights
£705
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£314
for 5 nights
£439
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A deposit of a 30% of the total cost is required to secure a booking. And 8 weeks before arrival all amount has to be paid. Only exception are bookings less than 8 weeks before arrival. Then all the amount has to be paid with the booking.

Changeover Day:
Fexible changeover day.

Check out time:10.30
Check in time: 15.00

Notes on prices:

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