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Villa Danae Crete

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5 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 11
Makry-Gialos, Lasithi Prefecture, Crete
Join us for Easter 2019 and make the most of our heated pool
'It was great, we had a real good time there. It was our fifth holiday on the island and your villa was the most beautiful house we had by far. We hope that we can return next year!!' Jens - October 2017

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Situated on Lagada Ridge, Villa Danae Crete provides 5 bedroom luxury accommodation just outside the delightful village of Makrygialos in south east Crete.

Overlooking the sea, Villa Danae is the perfect setting for the ultimate laid back holiday in the sun with your family and friends

The villa provides quality accommodation both inside and out, in a style sympathetic to its surroundings

The lounge, kitchen and dining area...
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Listing #HL141917
About the Owner
Steve & Kay W
Languages spoken:German, English, French
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2010
Interaction with guests
Our villa is managed locally by Lagada Resort Management, a very capable team of local people led by Areti Kalantzaki Areti and her team look forward to welcoming you to Villa Danae and Makrygialos in south east Crete
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is a beautiful villa located on the South of the island. The villa is in a quiet location with fantastic views over the mountains. It is a perfect place to stay for families and groups of friends. It has everything you need, inside and...More

Date of stay: May 2018
1  Thank kathleenbaildon
Steve W, VR Owner at Villa Danae Crete, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thanks Kate. Fantastic review. Hope you can return one day. Remember to tell your family and friends about us.

Reviewed 12 April 2018

Fantastic villa, well equipped and comfortable for our group of 5 adults and 6 young children. The pool is wonderful and being heated was great for our trip in April. The area is interesting, we walked Zakros gorge and visited lots of lovely beaches- xerokambos...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank tobyinbristol
Steve W, VR Owner at Villa Danae Crete, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thank you Toby. So pleased you had a great time and enjoyed the heated pool

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Reviewed 23 November 2017

We have stayed in this area on numerous occasions over the last 6 years largely because it is unspoilt, there is plenty to see and do, the weather is always great etc. As our children have got older and now with partners, we wanted somewhere...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Fiona J
Steve W, VR Owner at Villa Danae Crete, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2017

WOW! Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are delighted you all had a great time and look forward to welcoming you back sometime soon

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (11)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(3)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (14)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
Villa Danae welcomes children of all ages
Villa Danae welcomes dogs as long as they are kept on the ground floor
Villa Danae tolerates smoking but outside only
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    5 Twins
    3 Kings
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 45,838 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The villa accommodates 11 in beds + babies in cots (comprehensive baby pack available)
Our preferred payment method is by bank transfer in pounds or euros. Payment also accepted by pound cheques
We will confirm payment arrangements once your booking is confirmed.
A deposit of 30% is payable at the time of booking (non refundable). Your balance is due 60 days prior to arrival at the property.
A security deposit is payable of 50 Euros per head payable on arrival in cash or card. This will be returned to you prior to your departure less any charges for accidental demage.
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About the neighbourhood
The Makry-Gialos area is ideally located in the south-east of Crete to enjoy the benefits of both a relaxing beach holiday, and as a base for exploring eastern Crete. It has the best beaches in south-east Crete, including two blue flag beaches, and enjoys the superior North African influenced climate.

Road access is good, allowing day trips that range from Toplou Monastery in the far north-east, the palatial ruins of Minoan Kato Zakros on the east coast, the Venetian fort and subsequent leper colony of Spinalonga to the north-west, and the Lasithi plateau to the west. Even a day trip to Knossos is achievable.

Closer to base, the area is rich with stunning mountain scenery, uncrowded beaches and coves, historical sites, and traditional Cretan culture.

Explore the many traditional Creta...
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How to get there
Airport: Heraklion: 100.0 km
Ferry: Sitia: 35.0 km
Fly to Heraklion (or you can use Chania;if you don't mind a longer transfer time)
We will provide comprehensive directions from the airport to the villa along with contact details for our agents in Crete, once your booking is confirmed.
Numerous airlines fly direct into Heraklion from all European countries
In the closed season fly to Athens and then on to Heraklion or Sitia
Belfast: Thomas Cook.
Birmingham: Tui, Thomas Cook, Monarch. Bristol: Easyjet, Tui, Thomas Cook
Cardiff: Tui, Thomas Cook
East Midlands: Jet2, Thomas Cook
Exeter: Tui (from 2019)
London Gatwick: easyJet, Tui, Thomas Cook, Monarch
Glasgow: Thomas Cook
Leeds Bradford: Jet2
Luton: easyJet, Tui
Manchester: Jet2, easyJet, Tui, Thomas Cook, Monarch
Newcastle: Thomson, Thomas Cook
Oslo: Norwegian Air
Stansted: Tui, Jet2...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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