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Villa Despina 2

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Villa -
4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Lefkogia, Rethymnon Prefecture, Crete
Villa Despina 2 is located just ten minutes' drive from the famous Preveli beach and monastery, often referred to as one of Crete's best places. Quiet and peaceful, yet only ten minutes from Plakias resort and twenty minutes from the larger resorts such as Rethymno, the villa has easy access to all amenities, including the local market for bargain hunting, and many excellent restaurants for eating out. At a distance of 2 Km is located the restaurant Despina, which belongs to the same owners as the villa and offers a variety of traditional Cretan food.

The villa benefits from its stunning views to the mountains and the Libyan Sea. It is said that the view of the sunset is one of the most beautiful all over Crete.
The villa is a two storey building, with the kitchen and the livingroom upstairs on the first floor and at the groundfl...
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Listing #HL1673419
About the Owner
Despina F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2012
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1 - 3 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 6 August 2018

Perfect house with outstanding sea and mountain view.Also itis a perfect location where you can explore the whole island of Crete and it is also ideal for relaxing with your family.Fully recommend it.

Date of stay: May 2018
1  Thank Steve P
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

A perfect spacious and completely private villa with a great pool and stunning views of the mountains and sea Only a few minutes drive from the excellent and very friendly Taverna Despina and 15 minutes from Plakias town and beach We did not want to...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank PeterJ4629
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Beautiful views, away from the main tourist bustle yet only a short drive ( on typical poor Crete roads!) to the nearest resort at Plakias. Loved watching the local goats being brought off the mountain past he villa each evening with 'cow bells' rattling away....More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Kay B
Management response:Responded 4 October 2017

Dear Key, Thank you for your great review. You are excellent clients and very very clean.Also you are very friendly family.I hope to meet you soon. Regards despina

Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Sauna
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
it must be at least one person above 18 years old.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    2 Showers
Bedrooms
    1 Sofa
    4 Fulls
    2 Twins
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About the neighbourhood
Villa Despina 2 is located between Asomatos and Mariou, two small cretan villages. In Asomatos you can visit the Museum of Papa Michalis Georgoulakis, which has a lot of traditional and religious pieces to admire.A pottery shop with self made potteries is also placed at the center of the village Asomatos.Just before Asomatos, you pass from the Kourtaliotiko Gorge, which is great to visit and spend some time going down to the river which starts from the gorge and ends at Preveli beach. Above the beach you can visit the famous and historic monastery of Preveli.The touristic village of Plakias and the marvellous beaches of Souda, Damnoni, Ammoudi, Skinaria are also a few kilometers away. You can do watersports, climbing, walking tours, fishing and diving at the area. You can do horseriding at... more
Getting around
As we mention the car is essential and you can see the sights,go to the beach,to the shops,e.t.c. by car.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Chania: 80.0 km
Ferry: Souda port,Chania: 80.0 km
Villa Despoina is located at the village of Assomatos within olive trees and the near the river of Preveli.
From Heraklion airport : Take the national highway to Rethymon. Don't enter the city of Rethymnon, continue to Chania, take the exit and follow the road to Spili .Before passing Spili, turn right to Preveli and follow the signs to Asomatos Village . After Asomatos turn left to preveli we are after 1 km on your left in Tanerna Despina
From Chania airport: Take the national highway to Rethymnon. Don't enter Rethymnon, take the exit and follow the road to Spili.Before passing Spili, turn right to Preveli and follow the signs to Asomatos Village. After Asomatos turn left to preveli we are after 1 km on your left in Tanerna Despina
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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