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Villa"Iliothea" Private stay, Milatos Crete, large pool,Sea view up to 15 people

Overview

Property

Updated: 23-Nov-2016
Greek Islands, Crete, Lassithi, Milatos,Villa 'Iliothea' up to 15 people. - Coastal traditional Cretan village of Milatos and villa "Iliothea" with magnificent views

Private stay at villa "Iliothea". Ideal for big families, or many frends.

On 2500 sq m land fenced with traditional stone , will find a beautiful villa with Cretan character, large pool, barbecue area , unique large terrace 200 sq m planted with grass , private big parking .Around the villa many balconies overlooking the beautiful Cretan nature , unlimited view the sea and Milatos village .

"ILIOTHEA" means “Sunview" in Greek. Can enjoy the beautiful Cretan landscape, the blue sky, the Aegean Sea and the unforgettable sunsets.

Villa is built on 3 levels with all the facilities of an unforgettable private large home.

Accommodates up to 15 (even 2 more if necessary) people. Suitable for families, friends, small groups .

Can be served and fewer people.We don't get another reservation for any particular period if you select the villa. So,you will not have to share your privacy with anyone else even if you come alone.

Free Wi-Fi access inside and outside the villa. Provide free mobile phone for your service in the country during your stay.

Provide a welcome pack with all the basic things needed to get you started on your holiday (breakfast, wine, snacks, sweet,shampoo, shower gel, cleaning paper, linen. a ready clean environment.) This way you have a relaxing time enjoying your arrival without the stress of shopping from the first moment.

Not required for quiet hours. Nearest neighbours are about 100 m. away.

Prerogative the total privacy, lot of comfort, and several amenities. Is located immediately after the village at a small altitude that gives you a panoramic stunning and unrestricted view.

The construction of villa helps comfortable stay. East part consisting of three floors, find a spacious living area with lounge, dining room ( large table serves up to 14 adults), also the kitchen is large with full equipment. The view from inside is indescribable. There are three double bedrooms, two twin bedrooms and three fully equiped bathrooms (one on each floor) This part hosting 10 people.

West part consisting of two floors, has persuaded second living room with large windows enjoy the view from inside the villa , second big kitchen equally equipped help to accommodate all the number of guests without delays the daily needs.

The west part has also two double bedrooms , one twin and also two fully equipped bathrooms.This part hosting 6 people.

Throughout the villa several exits leading to the pool and BBQ.

The great pool is one of the favorite part for all guests and is in place also enjoy the wonderful view around you.

BBQ is more than enough space suitable for lunch or dinner , without departing from the wonderful external environment. Has pergola, large table, sink, grill, wood oven, cooker gaz, and also music stereo.

Villa provides linen, bathroom towels and pool or sea towels.

With a very small charge villa provides general cleaning (once a week) , park cot, highchair for children , and professional tennis table (ping-pone). All this are optional.

Wonderful experience enjoying walking amongst the olive trees & herbs of Crete (oregano, sage & thyme, wildflowers etc.)

For walking and bike activity this area is suitable. Distance from the village 450 meters and from beach about 900 meters.

Only 2 minute drive to Milatos village, that is an ideal place for family vacations. Can swim in the blue Cretan sea & relax on a beach. ( Small sandy beach near the harbor and a pebbled beach). Has plenty of taverns near the sea or inside the village and also nearby locations enjoy at the famous fish taverns and Cretan Mediterranean cuisine.

There are 3 mini markets in the village for most of your needs. Drive about 6 kilometers, will find the big supermarkets & great shops, entertainment and a long sandy beach.

Crete is a large, beautiful island, with a history of years, with very good climate and countless interesting places to visit.

To discover what offer Crete you can start from Milatos. Is in the north central part of Crete convenient for visits a lot of interesting places at small distances.

Below some informations.

15 min drive away from the villa will encounter a lot of beautiful beaches with sand.

Half an hour driving will find the small town of Elounda, famous for its exclusive resorts. This small town and nearby areas grew even more famous following the release of the book “The Island” by Victoria Hislop in 2005 depicting life on the island of Spinalonga.

The island is situated in the bay of Elounda, with the nearest village of Plaka overlooking the island with a great pebble beach with crystal clear waters, and restaurants.

Agios Nikolaos is a lovely small city with a vibrant cafe and bar atmosphere day and night.

Also Hersonisos, Ierapetra, Sitia , Malia ,are popular destinations with cosmopolitan life.

At Vai you will find the largest palm forest in Europe.

Inland close to Milatos find kritsa, Mochos, Lasithi plateau, that are traditional villages and worth visit them.

Historic Knossos is an hour's drive near Heraklion.

Heraklion is the capital of Crete and the fifth-largest city in Greece.

For lovers of travel and excursions worth visit the other two major cities of Crete Rethymnon and Chania.

You make a small trip about three hour ride from Milatos and enjoy throughout northern or southern side an interesting route of the island.

Let's not forget to mention the large aquarium of Crete in Gouves one hour drive from the villa. Worth a special visit also for children.

For games, golf very good facilities around 30 minutes away from Milatos, close to Kastelli .

Fun at water sports near Hersonissos and Kastelli 30 minutes by car.

International airport of Heraklion "Nikos Kazantzakis" is only 45 min drive. We can accompany you from the airport to the villa at any time to make your arrival easier & less stressful.

Villa is suitable for holidays all year round, having wonderful stay also in winter. The fireplace , the view of the rough sea and weather changes, leaves beautiful impressions not described with words. We provide from 1 November to 15 January firewood.

For heating oil pay a small additional charge depending on length of stay.

Car or motorbike is necessary for your comfortable travel from the villa.

"Iliothea" is always ready to make your holidays unforgettable.

Do not hesitate !!

More Details
  • Sleeps 16
  • 8 Bedrooms
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

I am Rozana and live in Crete with my family. Thanasis is my husband and we have 2 children, Dimitri and Regina. Whole family is working , but spend most of our holidays in Milatos Crete, where have made the villa .

Love nature, sea, entertainment and good company at home with good food.

We are also inlove with Sara our beautifull dog part of family. She born and raised in the villa and feel an obligation to take care and protect the property.

All family like music and dance.

Feel blessed to be able enjoy this wonderful village and spend time with the people there, the beauty of nature and the sea, also the very good atmosphere, and of course this comfortable home.

We want you to feel also the sense of this small paradise and we try to do the best for you.

Don't hesitate.You will also love this place.

Speaks English, Italian, Greek

Guestbook comments from the owner

It wasn't quite dark when we arrived and as we walked into the living room and looked out the large windows, the view took our breath away. The twinkling lights of the village below were just coming on and the sun was casting a pink glow over the Aegean Sea that stretched out beyond. There were mountains off to our left and even though there were a few villas around us, we never saw or heard anyone. The house was very roomy with an open floor plan for the kitchen, dining room and living room. The pool is a nice size and there's plenty of lawn furniture. Plus we were surrounded by olive trees, oleander and bougainvillea. Rosanna and Thanassos were so hospitable and left us a welcome basket with fruit, cookies, nuts and wine. The kitchen also was stocked with basics. The village below, Milatos, has some good open-air restaurants and it only takes about five minutes to get there. We would definitely stay here again!
Jun 2016
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2 Reviews

2 holidaymaker reviews

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Beautiful large villa

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 5 stayed here in early September. Everything about the villa was as expected, very clean, spacious, fabulous pool, lovely grounds and superb views.

The villa is well situated near Milatos with good access to a number of sandy beaches and many restaurants. As the villa is in the hills, a car is recommended, although it is not far to key locations.

The owners, Rozana and Thanasis are a delight. Very warm and friendly and made us feel very welcome.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: One more wonderful family stayed in the villa. We are also excited knew them.They cared greatly the villa during their stay. Bob and Ruth, thank you very much for your kind words and we will be happy to see you again in the future. Rozana-Thanasis
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Perfect villa for the large family

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed two wonderful weeks. The view is amazing and the sunset spectacular every evening. The pool is great. We also enjoyed a warm welcome and great hospitality from the owner. Great beaches and local restaurants nearby in Milatos Beach.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: A big thank you for the kind words you wrote. I wish the best future for this wonderful family. I also thanks for a wonderful dinner on bbq with you that I felt part of family. Must know that for me you are not just guests at a villa for holiday, but considered all of you "good friends". Will be always ready to welcome you again. You are all lovely !!!!!! Rozana
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Location

From the Owner

Greater satisfaction with the comfort that you will have during your stay in a villa appropriate for so many people and the beautiful landscape around it. The villa is also suitable for enjoying small feasts such as small weddings, birthdays, or other events. We help for anything you want to organize. Also we recommend to enjoy a dinner at the barbecue of villa with Cretan cuisine that will make for you at the fire oven with Cretan biological products. It is a wonderful taste experience of the Cretan way of cooking, it will be our pleasure to do it for you. Do not hesitate to stay in the villa. You will fascinate with amenities, the outdoor area, the pool, and the beauty around when you visit it !!

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : NIKOS KAZANTZAKIS at 45 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : MILATOS at 950 Metres Nearest Ferry : HERAKLION at 50 Kilometres Nearest Golf : ROAD HERSONISSOS-KASTELLI at 25 Kilometres Nearest Train : Nearest Motorway : HIGHWAY : HERAKLION-AGIOS NICOLAOS at 9 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : MILATOS at 950 Metres Nearest Ski : HERSONISSOS at 18 Kilometres Nearest Beach : MILATOS at 950 Metres

Special interest holidays:

We are able any day you want ,to prepare for you dinner barbecue at the villa and make Cretan cuisine in the wood oven (lamb, chicken, suvlaki, Cretan salad with organic products, tzatziki, other Cretan dishes, and Cretan sweets for dessert.

Coast/Beach:

3 min by car brings you to the shingle beach of Milatos and its famous fish tavernas. 15 minutes in the opposite direction find sandy beaches of Sissi. Water sports and water parks are available within a 20 min drive in Hersonissos.

Travel:

45 min drive from Heraklion airport "Nikos Kazantzakis" where car hire can be easily arranged and is recommended. Owners can arrange local car hire if desired.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
winter
1 Nov 2016 - 10 Jan 2017
5 night minimum stay
£972
for 5 nights
From
£194
£1,183
£2,873
 
 
Rate 8
1 Apr 2017 - 31 May 2017
6 night minimum stay
£1,420
for 6 nights
From
£237
£1,597
£5,155
 
 
Rate 9
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
6 night minimum stay
£1,496
for 6 nights
From
£249
£1,775
£6,000
 
 
Rate 10
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,415
for 5 nights
From
£283
£1,986
£7,183
 
 
Autumn
1 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
6 night minimum stay
£1,445
for 6 nights
From
£241
£1,690
£5,789
 
 
winter
1 Nov 2017 - 10 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,225
for 7 nights
£1,225
£3,127
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Amount on Bank Account (IBAN) . Payment method depends on the time between booking and arrival of the guests.
Please contact owner .



Changeover Day:
Guests must vacate by 11am and new guest can only enter after 4pm but if no continuation of guests we will be flexible.

Notes on prices:
Quotation with discount more than ten days rental.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

From the Owner

Relax, big lovely pool, sea view , magnificent sunsets, good food on restaurants or tavernas , nice place ideal for family vacations , fun , and of course very comfortable stay in a very spacious home with Cretan attribute!!!

Property Type

  • villa

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

General

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

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool ...

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • smoking allowed ...

Location Type

  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • village

Attractions

  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • mountain climbing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming

Floor Area

  • 285 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 3 - Shower Enclosure
  • Villa has 5 fully equipment bathrooms. 2 bathrooms are with handmade bath and shower, large wash basins,basin. 3 bathrooms are with shower,wash basins and basins. Will find towels, paper hygiene, foam bath, shampoo,Hair Dryer.

Bedrooms

  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 5
  • Bedroom 6
  • Bedroom 7
  • Bedroom 8
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 16 (8 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Villa has 5 Double bedrooms, 3 twin bedrooms. Bedrooms are equipment with wardrobes, nightstands, mirrors, fans, linen and towels. The view from all bedrooms is magnificent.

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Iliothea villa give to you the opportunity to enjoy accommodates up to 15 (even 2 more if necessary) people. Suitable for families, friends, small groups.(Up to 8 people will be a discount in price.) Has entrancing, unlimited sea views the village & bay of Milatos. Is comfortable,private , fully equipped, private parking, large swimming pool, big equipped BBQ. Only 3 min from beach by car. Free Wi-Fi access International airport of Heraklion "Nikos Kazantzakis" only 45 min by car. Can accompany you from the airport to the villa at any time to make your arrival easier & less stressful. Provide a welcome pack with all the basic things needed to get you started on your holiday. Suitable for holidays all year round, having wonderful stay and winter Exterior villa has large terraces suitable for parties, meetings,and small events. Milatos is in the north central part of Crete convenient for visit many interesting places with small distances. Iliothea is always ready for you! Outside: Exclusive privacy of the entire villa !!! enjoyment of private swimming pool 52 sq. BBQ,gardens,patios, private parking,Unlimited View. Utility Room: Barbecue with full equipment like kitchen. Washing machine, ironing board, iron. Possibility with slight changes wheelchair with accompaniment. Informing owners for details and description. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Villa is delivered clean. Given another couple of towels per person and bed linen for each bedroom. Cleaning is an optional one time (80 Euro) or twice (140 Euro) a week with surcharge cost consultation with the owners. Other: Villa has several spaces that serve many people stay. Features also professional table tennis in a special place with little rent for activities permitted only for ages over 12 years.

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