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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
Panormos, Rethymnon Prefecture, Crete

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Ariela22
Tel Aviv, Israel
Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
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“Amazing choice”
Reviewed 20 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013

We selected Villa Avra at Panormos based on "gut feeling".it was beyond our expectations. The villa is beautiful, clean, modern and comfortable. It's location is the best one can imagine. Quiet, peaceful and serene.
Argiro, the owner, is extremely helpful and welcoming. We arrived to a lovely welcome delicious basket of home made jams and fruits.
We enjoyed our stay in Panormos and especially at Villa Avra.
I think the pictures do not do justice to the villa and its premises.

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Liked best: All of it!! Really!
Liked least: I can't think of anything that I did not like
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 35-49
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Hertfordshire, UK
Reviewed 18 October 2012 for a stay in September 2012

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Travelling group: Young Children
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Marcel Hu...
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5 reviews
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“Villa Avra has it all”
Reviewed 13 August 2012 for a stay in July 2012

Villa Avra is a semi-detached villa on a complex of 28. The villa is located on the edge of the plan with free view to the sea and with beautiful sunsets.
Like mentioned: it has it all. It is brandnew and has everything you could ask for. The beds are large and comfortable. Airco in every room. Very well equipped kitchen and living room. The terrace is great, with nice view, nive garden and enough space to play.
The shared pool is lovely, clean with enough space for sunbathing and swimming. The village Panormos is ten minutes walk from the villa. Panormos is a nice village with good restaurants and some supermarkets. Rethymnon is just 20 minutes drive.
The owner Argiro does everything she can to make your stay as pleasant as possible and that is exactly what we had.

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Liked best: Overall standard of the villa
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Young Children
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EvgeniaMo...
Moscow
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“perfect place - comfortable and very peaceful”
Reviewed 3 July 2012 for a stay in June 2012

We enjoyed our holiday at Villa Avra very much. Villa is brand new, spacious and very comfortable. Argiro (the owner) is very helpful and made us feel at home from the very arrival. Villa is located in the outskirts of the village but still in a 5-10 min walking distance from the beach and shops and tavernas.

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Travelling group: Family with Young Children
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pirjo00
Espoo
1 review
“Everyone relaxed and enjoyed”
Reviewed 18 June 2012 for a stay in June 2012

Not being a fan of mass tourism but traveling with 4 kids (9 to 20) who enjoy their moment in the sun, Villa Avra and Panormo were a perfect choice for our holiday.
The new villa is well equipped, lovely and fresh. We enjoyed the terrace with a seaview from our morning breakfast to the beautiful sunset.
The location on the outskirts of Panormo was perfect for us, as it was very peaceful yet within walking distance to the village. The village itself has still a partly authentic feel and many great restaurants.
The owner, Argiro, was super kind and we were made to feel at home. What a great start to the summer holidays.

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Liked best: The peaceful terrace and seaview
Liked least: We were 7, one more bedroom would have been perfect.
Travelling group: Extended Family
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