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Heraklion-Crete Villa'Castle'Agios Vasilios

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5 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
10 guests
2 nights minimum
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In a great place ' Agios Vasilios' just 20 minutes from Heraklion you will find villa 'Castle' accommodates up to 10 people. Your curiosity forces to go up to it. It is built above the village with incredible views around and you enjoy Cretan environment. The view down is entrancing. Will impress the relief of the vast the expanse of land with olive trees ,vineyards and the sunset colors of the Cretan nature. Villa 'Castle' is ideal for those who want everything in a place. Provides relaxation,wellness,swimming,hiking and day trips to many places at any time of the year. Villa is 260 sq.m and built on a plot of 4000 sq.m The interior of the house is as well unique as everything you have seen outside up to now. As the nature created this wonderful place the housekeeper herself spent plenty ...In a great place ' Agios Vasilios' just 20 minutes from Heraklion you will find villa 'Castle' accommodates up to 10 people. Your curiosity forces to go up to it. It is built above the village with incredible views around and you enjoy Cretan environment. The view down is entrancing. Will impress the relief of the vast the expanse of land with olive trees ,vineyards and the sunset colors of the Cretan nature. Villa 'Castle' is ideal for those who want everything in a place. Provides relaxation,wellness,swimming,hiking and day trips to many places at any time of the year. Villa is 260 sq.m and built on a plot of 4000 sq.m The interior of the house is as well unique as everything you have seen outside up to now. As the nature created this wonderful place the housekeeper herself spent plenty of hours to think of the interior details. Chandeliers, doors, beams, stair-rail, bathrooms. Just from the entry door there is a small vestibule you enter a large living room with provides Tv 42'' a big corner sofa a large table for 8 persons and a fireplace. Even if you are not a fan of the historical house equipment you can imagine the connection of wood and stone with the modern furniture immediately. Two large glass doors foreshadow an entry from the living room to the outside terrace. You can see all the large garden, fireplace as well as swimming pool, you can watch your children quietly,too. As you pass the living room there is one bedroom with one double bed one bedroom with two single beds and a WC outside the bedroom. Additionally at the same level there is a cozy, clean and tidy kitchen fully equiped with a small warehouse where you can find the washing machine and a big freezer. At the second floor there is a living part. Ceiling joists together with chandeliers and other elements look fantastically. At this floor there are 3 bedrooms and a big bathroom with a low level jacuzzi, two washbasins and over them a large mirror. In each bedroom there is a spacy. In the master bedroom there is a closet room. However all bedrooms are well designed and fully equiped with clean sheet and towels. You go out from one of the rooms and you can also see the view of the mountains rise towards you. At the surrounding place of the property you can find the private large swimming pool and an extra one smaller for children and near a BBQ with stone made table. In every corner of the property you have direct access because the villa have in every side open terraces. Also there is Wi-Fi . The position of the villa gives the possibility to visit many interesting and famous places of the island. You can visit easily the city of Heraklion that is 15 minutes by car and enjoy shopping, many restaurants, traditional taverns, cafes, bars for entertainment. Also you never forget to visit the world-famous Minoan Palace of Knossos and Heraklion Archaeological Museum . On route 45 minutes by car to the south of Crete you encounter the historical 'Phaistos' and continuing to find the beautiful beaches of the Libyan Sea will reach the famous MATALA. In each short distance south you have countless options from isolated incredible beaches with very clear water like Lentas,Arvi,Kalamaki, Agia Galini. Be pleasant throughout this route to visit traditional hospitality Cretan Village to feel the Cretan life and to taste the Cretan cuisine at small shops tablecloths. For short trips you have the opportunity to visit the traditional village Archanes famous for its large production of grapes and wine cellars. In 20 minutes by car from the villa you can find beaches along the north coast offer a full range of resort facilities including a selection of water sports and family entertainment. Karteros, Ammudara, Kokkini Xani, Gouves are very close to the villa about 25 km. Very easily you can find the highway to visit other cities of Crete like Chania, Rethymnon, Agios Nikolaos Hersonissos,Mallia,Sitia. The distance from the airport is 19km . Also from the center of Heraklion is about 18km . Car is essential to enjoy all that Crete has for you. We 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. ). With more details advised to visit such Crete offers more scope for exploring than could be exhausted in any single holiday. Villa Castle location close to the island's geographical centre means that, in spite of its wonderfully tranquil setting, it is extremely well placed for seeing as much of the island as you be writing hours for all the interesting places to visit in Crete. May be able to give you a small information about some of these !! Heading further east, you can explore the stunning Lassithi plateau with its distinctive windmills, the tiny isle of Spinalonga in the scenic Gulf of Mirabello, and numerous other Minoan sites including Gournia and Kato Zakros. To the west lie the majestic White Mountains and the atmospheric Venetian harbour towns of Rethymnon and Chania, whilst on the south coast also splendid monastery at Preveli,and the beautiful beach with palm trees. And dotted all over the island you may stumble upon charming hill villages and seaside fishing harbours. Those who prefer swimming in the sea can easily reach a variety of beaches and choose the part that want to enjoy the Cretan sea. For those who like quiet, relaxation, enjoyment of the Greek sun, contact with nature, away from the noise of the big cities,but also do not want to be far away from them if they need anything, 'Castle' villa offer this opportunity. The area offering a selection of tavernas with simple dishes for those occasions when you neither feel like cooking, it also provides an opportunity to socialise with the locals. Near the house there are two mini-markets for basic provisions, and the nearest taverna is approximately 5 minutes' walk away. A wider selection of shops and eating places can be found a short drive (no more than 10 minutes with car ) away in the neighbouring villages. Near this property there lives the owner family in an independent apartment. While keeping the discretion and privacy of guests come into contact only if you need anything. They can advice you at any time . We always welcome you and for any details you can call us. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 00000018353More
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PANDUVAKIS C
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2014
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

We are two families (4 adults and 3 children) and we rented Villa Castle for 2 weeks. We wanted to be allocated not far from Heraklion (25 minutes by car) but in a quiet place. We found the perfect place! Villa Castle is all we...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank jessicah954
Management response:Responded 19 August 2017

Thank you for your review - it was great to have you stay

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Air Conditioning
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
Private Garden
Hairdryer
TV
Shared Garden
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Garage
Internet Access
Children's Pool
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Central Heating
Blender
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
For those who like quiet, relaxation, enjoyment of the Greek sun, contact with nature, away from the noise of the big cities ,but also do not want to be far away from them if they need anything, 'Castle' villa offer this opportunity. The area offering a selection of taverns with simple dishes for those occasions when you neither feel like cooking, it also provides an opportunity to socialize with the locals. Near the house there are two mini-markets for basic provisions, and the nearest tavern is approximately 5 minutes' walk away. A wider selection of shops and eating places can be found a short drive (no more than 10 minutes with car ) away in the neighboring villages.
Getting around
Car is essential to enjoy all that Crete has for you.Villa Castle location close to the island's geographical center means that, in spite of its wonderfully tranquil setting, it is extremely well placed for seeing as much of the island as you be writing hours for all the interesting places to visit in Crete. We are able to give you a small information about some of these !! We also provide you with the opportunity to join one of the most active hiking groups in Crete called 'Ways of life', to discover the true beauties of our island. The excursions take place every Sunday! We can inform you for every Sundays program!
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