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☀️ NOT OVERLOOKED ☀️ Near Almyrida ☀️ Private Gated Pool ☀️ FREE WiFi

Overview
Villa -
4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Almyrida, Chania Prefecture, Crete
REGULATED AND APPROVED BY THE GREEK TOURIST BOARD
MHTE 1354-13-0251

Ideal for a large group or 2 families on holiday together, the house sleeps up to 8 in 4 double/twin bedrooms. There is a very large patio outside, ideal for ball games. Yet our prices for early and late season are competitive with smaller apartments - so this home is affordable even for 2 people.

The villa shares the Olive Grove with only 4 other villas (also owned by us) but is not overlooked by them so your privacy is protected. Unusually for Crete, there is at least 60 metres between each house, and separated by colour full private gardens. The olive grove is huge (4.5 acres, 17,000 sq metres) and is fully fenced and gated. The road to Almyrida has only light traffic during the day and occasional vehicles at night, yet you are never far from civilisation and the bus...
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Listing #HL38941
About the Owner
John F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2007
Interaction with guests
We will send you details of where to collect the key after you have paid your balance. At the same time we will send you full driving instructions of how to find the house Our local manager will be on hand to help if you have any difficulties, and will visit the house several time to carry out routine cleaning of the swimming pool every few days as necessary..
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

The villa in it's setting of the olive grove, with private pool, is a wonderfully secluded retreat, there are other villas in the grove but the spacing is such that they do not intrude and the driveway isn't shared. The villa itself we found spacious...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Guy B
DayTrip293676, VR Owner at ☀️ NOT OVERLOOKED ☀️ Near Almyrida ☀️ Private Gated Pool ☀️ FREE WiFi, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Many thanks fpr your lovely review,

Reviewed 20 September 2018

I stayed at Villa Asteria not too long ago and I couldn’t find any faults with it. The house was well appointed and lovely and clean. The pool was beautiful and secluded. The house is set in a lovely olive grove and the beach is...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Sally B
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

Lovely villa in a peaceful location. Customer service from time of booking was first class. All our questions responded to immediately. Directions from airport to villa very detailed and lots of information about surrounding areas, driving in Crete etc. Having once spent over 4 hours...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Juniemay_10
Management response:Responded 28 July 2018

Many thanks for your review. Unfortunately it is not possible to change the corner basin to a larger one because of the position of the door, However, we are considering removing the cupboard to make the basin more accessible, replacing it with a shelf and...More

Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Villa Asteria sleeps groups in comfort, with parties of up to 8 people each having their own bed - no need for pull out or camp beds in the living room. When comparing our villas to others you see online you should ask the agent/owner the following questions: How far away in metres is the nearest neighbouring house? ... What separates us? Do I have to share a BBQ or pool with another house? 3) Is there easy access between kitchen and outside dining area? ... Or do I have to climb up and down a flight of stairs?4) Will everyone in my party have a proper bedroom? ... Will some have to sleep on camp beds in the living/dining room? AND if you are a parent with young children: Is the pool easily visible from the kitchen/living room area? ... Are there any safety gates around the pool? The hous... more
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    4 Twins
    2 Fulls
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About the neighbourhood
VILLA ASTERIA is situated 2 km inland of the fishing village of Almirida (sometimes spelt Almyrida) on north west coast. This is to the east of Souda Bay on the Apokoronas peninsular, about 20 kilometres from the city of Chania and its airport. OUR LOCATION is ideal if you want a quiet family holiday with plenty of sun and sea, yet you are never far from civilisation and the bustling cafe culture and nightlife of nearby villages. Nearby ALMIRIDA VILLAGE has around a dozen restaurants and tavernas, mostly along the seafront, so you can enjoy your meal just a few metres from the waves. We have personally eaten at every restaurant and have never had a poor meal, although perhaps some of the local village wine is a acquired taste! Cooking is invariably home-made Cretan (according to long-hand... more
Getting around
We recommend a local car hire company though it is not absolutely neccesary. There is a very good local taxi service.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: CHANIA: 20.0 km
Ferry: Chania: 20.0 km
The nearest airport is Chania (sometimes written as Hania). This is an easy half-hour drive away, depending on traffic. Chania airport is your easiest option. The alternative airport is Heraklion. Compared to Chania, flights may be slightly cheaper, and there is a wide choice of arrival dates. However, the drive is longer - just over 2 hours - but it is an easy straight road across the island and gives you the opportunity to see more of Crete.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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