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Villa Valentine Is Ideal For Romantic Couples And Honeymooners

Overview

Property

Updated: 11-Nov-2016
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 Waterparks with slides nearby offers water sports of all kind, even bungeejumping.

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

My husband and I live here in Crete, we have two lovely daughters. We both 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.

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Speaks English, French, German, Italian

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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6 Reviews

5
based on 6 holidaymaker reviews

5

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: Oct 7, 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: Sep 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

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: Aug 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 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: Nov 17, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 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: Sep 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Excelent property - very friendly & helpful owner.

  • 5 of 5

Spent 2 weeks in Villa Valentine. Daughter slept on sofa bed downstairs. Air Con in upstairs bedroom. Private Pool - Sea View. Highly recommend this villa. It would be great for romantic couples but couples with one child too. You need to hire a vehicle. Loved Crete. A++++

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm happy to learn that you enjoyed your stay in villa Valentine. It was nice to meet you and your lovely family. We hope to see you again in the near future. Lots of greetings, Poppy
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Location

From the Owner

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 airport is only 15 minutes drive with the car.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Heraklion at 25 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : at 1 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Heraklion at 25 Kilometres Nearest Golf : at 3 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : at 500 Metres Nearest Restaurant : at 1 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Hersonissos at 12 Kilometres Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

The distance to the nearest sandy beach is 1. 2 kilometer. There're many sandy beaches and you can do here all kinds of watersport or boat trips. Nice big water parks with slides are in a distance of 3km.

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!

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter season
1 Nov 2016 - 31 Mar 2017
5 night minimum stay
£120
for 5 nights
£168
 
 
1 April-15 April 2017
1 Apr 2017 - 15 Apr 2017
5 night minimum stay
£357
for 5 nights
£500
 
 
16 April-30 April 2017
16 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
5 night minimum stay
£417
for 5 nights
£584
 
 
1 May-19 May 2017
1 May 2017 - 19 May 2017
5 night minimum stay
£538
for 5 nights
£753
 
 
20 May-17 June 2017
20 May 2017 - 17 Jun 2017
5 night minimum stay
£718
for 5 nights
£1,005
 
 
18 June-30 June 2017
18 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,089
for 7 nights
£1,089
 
 
1 July-31 August 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,173
for 7 nights
£1,173
 
 
1 Sept-22 Sept 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 22 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,089
for 7 nights
£1,089
 
 
23 Sept-13 Oct 2017
23 Sep 2017 - 13 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£837
for 7 nights
£837
 
 
14 Oct-31 Oct 2017
14 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
£477
for 5 nights
£668
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£297
for 5 nights
£416
 

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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Facilities

Property Type

  • villa

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Romantic

General

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

Kitchen

  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob

Dining

  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool

Location Type

  • beach
  • rural

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

Bathrooms

  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • There’s a nice toilet shower downstairs with a stylish sink.

Bedrooms

  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1
  • 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.

Outside

  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue

Meals

  • Self-catering

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 "waow". 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 Valantine 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.

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