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Villa Elena, a luxury touch!

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3 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
10 guests
Minimum stay varies
Holiday Rental House
Villa Elena is wonderfully situated in Roussospiti village, where the landscape of the area is great, with longer perspectives of sea and mountains. Villa Elena offers a perfectly balanced environment for modern-day vacationers who don't want to settle for less and at the same time are looking for a genuine Cretan hospitality feeling! The luxurious environment and furnishings and the very warm welcome of the owner will make you feel right at home! The owner, Mrs. Elena, will take care of you and will host you in the best possible way! The house runs smoothly and easily with an easy-going inside and outside area, and the position is ideal for roaming around on foot or by car. In walking distance from the house you could reach two traditional restaurants and a cafe and a mini market. Every ...Villa Elena is wonderfully situated in Roussospiti village, where the landscape of the area is great, with longer perspectives of sea and mountains. Villa Elena offers a perfectly balanced environment for modern-day vacationers who don't want to settle for less and at the same time are looking for a genuine Cretan hospitality feeling! The luxurious environment and furnishings and the very warm welcome of the owner will make you feel right at home! The owner, Mrs. Elena, will take care of you and will host you in the best possible way! The house runs smoothly and easily with an easy-going inside and outside area, and the position is ideal for roaming around on foot or by car. In walking distance from the house you could reach two traditional restaurants and a cafe and a mini market. Every corner of this area is worthy of exploration, following your interests; historic sites, charming villages and mountain trails alike. From Roussospiti you easily reach Rethymno town in 10 minutes, where anyone with an interest in shopping, historic sites or dinning out, swimming or water sporting, will find this village a good choice. Layout Outside Area An outdoor dinning shaded loggia with BBQ, a traditional wood oven and an outside fireplace with a dining area is set just off the kitchen, giving you ample opportunity for outdoor dining. Along the entrance, under a shaded pergola, is the outdoor living room, offering a stunning view of the village. The great private pool (4 x 6 meters, 1.90-2.20 m deep) lies astride the southern edge of the property, surrounded by a wooden fence providing privacy form the adjacent public landing. Sun beds and lounging chairs are available at the terrace, next to the pool. An outside guest bath is also available (it leads to a side entrance for convenience from the pool). At the grounds, there is also a small private church. Ground Floor The interior layout of the Villa works beautifully. On the ground floor there is a modern open plan, eat-in fully equipped kitchen with seating for eight. Also a living room/dining room with an open fireplace, can be found on the same level. Both the kitchen and the living room have doors leading directly to the the garden and the pool area. Furthermore, a bath is also available on the ground floor. Some stairs below you will find an extra, spacious bedroom with two comfortable double bunk beds, well designed to accommodate up to 6 guests, suitable for children. A separate laundry room also exists on this level. First Floor Guest can find two more bedrooms on the upper floor. A master bedroom and a twin bedroom, both offering access to a shaded balcony with great views. The top floor bedrooms are well placed for entertaining diversions away from those who prefer to sip wine and enjoy conversation or a book alongside the glittering pool waters. Property Notes: - Welcome basket included, courtesy of the owner. - Towels, pool towels, linens, covers and blankets provided. Excellent mattresses and linens. - Housekeeping, towels and linen changes and pool attendance once per week. - Baby cot and high chair available. - Air-conditioning in two bedrooms and living room area is included. - Complimentary free Wi-Fi coverage is available throughout the villa. - Free Private Parking space next to the villa’s entrance. - All in-house electronics are available, including a dishwasher, flat-screen TV with satellite reception, CD and DVD players, hair dryer, large fridge with freezer, electric stove, kettle, toaster, cooking utensils and coffee maker. - A washing machine, iron and iron board are available in a separate laundry room. - 24h/7days ThinkVilla concierge service included. - The pool operates from April to October. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 1041Κ10003032101More
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About the Manager
Valia Kokkinou (Property Manager ThinkVilla)
Languages spoken:German, English, French, Dutch, Spanish
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
Interaction with guests
Your hosts and me personally, will take care of all the details of your holiday 7 days per week responsible for your day to day needs – from special dietary requirements to making recommendations and reservations! Prior to your arrival, I will get in touch with you to arrange all details regarding your stay! Your flight details and telephone number would be very much appreciated, in case I need to contact you! Also, please let me know if you have any special requests! At your arrival day, your hosts will be waiting for you, in order to welcome you and give you all the relevant information about the villa and the area! It goes without saying that I will be on the other end of the line if you need any further information or assistance
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We had the best holiday ever in this beautiful villa. It felt like home. The owners were very helpful, kind and treated us like ild friends. We were spoiled with a full fridge and lots if goodies when we arrived and we don’t have words...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Inspire717372, VR Owner at Villa Elena, a luxury touch!, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Dear guest, thank you for this amazing review and we would really love to host you again in our Villa! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.

Reviewed 3 July 2017

Our family (children aged 8 and 4) had a great week in Villa Elena. The villa was clean and there was everything we needed. The people in the village were really friendly. Here you can live an authentic Cretan life in peace and quiet and...More

Date of stay: June 2017
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Management response:Responded 5 July 2017

Dear Sanna-Mari, thank you so much for your nice review and we hope to have the chance to host you again in Villa Elena! Best regards, ThinkVilla Team.

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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Ellena is charming great host beutiful place charming village great location.every thing was perfect.the only thing to take into considiration is the road to the village

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank ailam
Management response:Responded 16 September 2016

Dear Ailam, thank you for the review and we would really love to host you again in our Villa. Regards, ThinkVilla Team.

Reviewed 17 September 2015
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Date of stay: August 2015
Valia K, VR Owner at Villa Elena, a luxury touch!, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2015

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Washer
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Air Conditioning
Paper Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
A Winter Sun Getaway
Hairdryer
TV
Corporate Bookings
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Staffed Property
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Alarm Clock
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Water Views
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Good Nightlife
Balcony
Mountain Views
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
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Does this holiday rental have a dining room?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Villa Elena, is located in Roussospiti village, which is situated 10 minutes away by car, from the city and beach of Rethymnon, and offers all the amenities guests will need, such as supermarkets, pharmacies, banks and ATM machines, restaurants, cafes and bars, a post office. Roussospiti is a vibrant village with a playground, two tavernas, a traditional cafe and a mini market! All within walking distance. Roussospiti is also offered as a great base for exploring the nearby villages! The Mili Gorge can be found a few kilometres from Rethymno, along the Amari Road. At the top of the gorge there is a small taverna where you can sit and sample some Cretan dishes whilst enjoying the view.
Getting around
Distances to Important Locations Mini market & Tavern: 150 meters Rethymno Beach, Port & Town: 6 Km Super Market & Restaurants: 6 Km Chania International Airport: 77.8 Kms Heraklion International Airport: 85.1 Kms Car rental is essential to explore the nearby villages and unique sandy beach locations!
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