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Robin's Nest, Studio Apartment (1) With 2 Balconys of the Sea and Mountains

11 reviews
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
1 night minimum
Condo/Apartment
Robin's Nest is Family Run. Set on the Rodopos peninsular in the small village of Afrata. The property is surrounded by olive groves, its elevated position takes advantage of the views of the Aegean to the east and the white mountains to the south. The village enjoys its own mini market and three tavernas one being the Kali Kadia where traditional food is offered, fresh daily, and is cooked to a very high standard. Robin's Nest has five large apartments all with air/conditioning and sea and mountain views. The Boutique Style apartments have doubles beds and single beds. All linen is white Egyptian cotton and they are serviced daily. All rooms are ideal for self catering and come well equipped. Breakfast and Snacks are available on request. The apartments all have generous balconies. ... Robin's Nest is Family Run. Set on the Rodopos peninsular in the small village of Afrata. The property is surrounded by olive groves, its elevated position takes advantage of the views of the Aegean to the east and the white mountains to the south. The village enjoys its own mini market and three tavernas one being the Kali Kadia where traditional food is offered, fresh daily, and is cooked to a very high standard. Robin's Nest has five large apartments all with air/conditioning and sea and mountain views. The Boutique Style apartments have doubles beds and single beds. All linen is white Egyptian cotton and they are serviced daily. All rooms are ideal for self catering and come well equipped. Breakfast and Snacks are available on request. The apartments all have generous balconies. A large 60 square meter tiled swimming pool sits to the front of the property adjacent to the bar/barbecue area. Large terrace and gardens for complete relaxation and quite. Robin's Nest is ideal for Singles and Couples who want a quiet peaceful get away and is perfect for, Families, Walkers, Artists and Twitchers. This Large Studio Plus Apartment, has a separate \kitchen and 2 balconies. The front balcony over looks the Sea and Mountains, the rear balcony over looks the mountains and goat paths, were the goats can be seen returning to the farms in the evening. If you are a large Family or Group holidaying together why not book the complete villa/hotel which will give you exceptional value for money and we can tailor make a package to suit you. We can also arrange for you to explore the real Crete. Arrangements can be made for 4 x 4 Tours, Daily Tours, Bike Tours, and Daily Walks by a Professional Company. REFERENCE VILLA/HOTEL 5792734 Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: MHTE1042K123K3050601More
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About the Owner
Susan and Robin s
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2013
Interaction with guests
We will be here to meet you on your arrival and show you to your apartment.
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Reviews (11)

1 - 5 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 28 June 2018

This is our 3rd visit to this accommodation and it was just perfect. Such a quiet place with a perfect views of the hills with the sea not too far away. The room was very clean and well kept daily. We enjoyed the breakfasts by...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank ron h
Management response:Responded 29 June 2018

Hello Ron and Maria, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us again and of course it's always nice to see you both. Hopefully we will see you sometime in the future. Best wishes Sue and Robin xx

Reviewed 26 October 2017

Lovely modern apartment in quiet location with excellent facilities including beautiful pool and garden area. Close to quiet beach and local Tavernas which offer great value. Short drive down to Kolymbari which has great selection of restaurants. Susan and Robin are excellent hosts and most...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank finnmurphy2017
Management response:Responded 28 October 2017

Hello Finn, Thank you for your review. It was a great pleasure having you and your wife stay with us this Summer and we are glad you enjoyed your holiday in Afrata. And once again thank you for leaving the apartment clean and tidy. We...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

We rented this beautiful villa apartment from the 26th June 2017, from the moment we arrived we felt a warm welcome by Sue and Robin as if we were family. This apartment is the perfect base for exploring beautiful Crete, there are two wonderful Tavernas...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Natalie K
Management response:Responded 18 July 2017

Good Evening Natalie and Nick, It was a pleasure having you stay with us and are so glad you enjoyed your holiday, and hopefully we will see you sometime in the future. Best wishes Susan and Robin xx

Reviewed 24 July 2016

We had a wonderful week at robin's nest! The place is clean, and very very quiet. Robin and Susan are very sympathetic and kind hosts. From the balconys you can have incredible views on sea or moutains. you have a small beach at about 1...More

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank anbran
Management response:Responded 25 July 2016

Thank you very much for your review, it was a pleasure to meet you and it will be nice to welcome you here again soon. Best wishes Susan and Robin Southern

Reviewed 30 April 2016

Scrupulously clean the pool is blue mosaic gardens have roses geraniums as well as succulents native to the area we spent two weeks there our second year to Robin and Susan she is a fantastic cook expect to expand your waistline the village is lovely...More

Date of stay: April 2016
Thank ron h
Management response:Responded 1 May 2016

Thank you for your review Maria and Ron, it was nice to welcome you back again this year, safe flight home and hopefully see you again next year. Best wishes Susan and Robin x

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Safe
Outdoor Dining Area
Air Conditioning
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Paper Towels Provided
A Winter Sun Getaway
Books
Ceiling Fans
Hairdryer
Water Park Nearby
Parking
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Garage
Internet Access
Telephone
Staffed Property
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Water Views
Dryer
Freezer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
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About the neighbourhood
Afrata sits very central to western Crete with Chania 25 minutes to the east with its beautiful harbour, shops and local markets. To the west, Kastelli is a busy town with ferries to Gramvouser and Balos with fabulous sandy beaches. Elefanisi and Falasana further west have fantastic beaches and are all within easy reach. There are two good supermarkets in easy reach. Local footpaths allow access to flora and fauna, orchids, herbs and mountain greens. Birds from raptors, to finches, egrets, hoopoes and songbirds abound. In Platanias there is plenty of clubs, bars and tavernas and Kolimbari has some excellent restaurants. The light in the area is amazing and many artists and photographers take advantage of this.
Getting around
We recommend car-hire, there is how ever, a bus service in the morning, returning in the afternoon to the village. From Kolimpari there is an excellent inexpensive air conditioned bus service. In Chania there is an Hop on and Hop Off Bus service for 15.00€. a day. Also there's the Tourist Holiday Train in Kolimpari which visits all tourist destinations and also comes to the village.
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