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3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Almyrida, Chania Prefecture, Crete
We have upgraded our pool heating system to electric (instead of solar)
So how about a refreshing dip into your own private heated pool, for no extra charge?
especially if you're thinking of booking outside the peak summer months when the water temperature can be a little cooler but you would like to swim in comfort.
make an enquiry now, or e-mail if you have any questions.

More details sophiashouse co uk

Sophia's House is a lovely modern built bungalow and offers a very high standard of finishes. The villa is well equipped with all the things you would expect from a villa of this standard.Situated on the outskirts of the pretty village of Aspro, on an elevated plot 1.7km inland. The villa offers fabulous views over the valley of olive groves and down to the pleasant seaside village of Almyrida then across Souda bay to the Akrot...
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Listing #HL221997
About the Owner
Ruth R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2012
Interaction with guests
During your stay you will have the support of a wonderful team of professionals. They are based locally and are only a phone call away. Isobel and Walter, they look after pool and villa cleaning, laundry and maintenance. They are on call for any daily problems that may arise. Isobel and Walter greatly impressed both us and our guests with there efficient, professional and friendly manner.
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Stayed at this lovely villa in 2016, when coming for a surprise visit for a family members birthday. A good size and comfortably furnished, with superb views, and in a peaceful location, we had a truly relaxing time. Loved the pool and just sitting looking...More

Date of stay: June 2016
3  Thank Alys F
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We stayed for 2 weeks the heated pool and the views were the highlights for us brand new Weber BBQ was great. Lots of great restaurants nearby and a mice walk along the donkey trail to another little village Gavalchori also Kalyves is good. Well...More

Date of stay: May 2017
2  Thank caitlyn123
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

We had a week in April 2017. Although the weather could've been a bit warmer (we took our chances in April!) we all enjoyed our time here very much. The villa is very comfortable and the views are beautiful - the kids enjoyed the pool...More

Date of stay: April 2017
1  Thank richcath2017
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Sophia's House is tastefully furnished; ensuring quality and comfort, there is a varied selection of books and DVD's along with a pair of binoculars and some games.

The artworks in all the rooms are by the famous Greek photographer, Giorgos Meis.

There is a comfortable corner seating unit and the other furnishings are of natural dark wood.
The villa provides all the modern comforts you may need, it offers a TV, CD radio/MP3 player and a DVD player, the satellite TV channels have bbc news channel, some movie and sport channels.

In the kitchen there is a dishwasher, fridge/freezer, ceramic hob-electric oven and microwave.

There are ceiling fans and air conditioning units throughout the villa, the a/c units can also be used as heaters on cooler evenings at the beginning and end of...
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
    4 Twins
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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  • Damage Deposit: R 4 740 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
prices for weekly lets are for the villa not per person and include: The use of all facilities at the villa and utility costs. Use of airconditioning and pool heating Use of bed linen, hand and bath towels and laundry costs. (guests should bring their own beach towels)
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About the neighbourhood
Aspro Village

Aspro is a traditional little hamlet, its elevated position on the hillside, looks down over Souda bay
The village of Aspro and the surrounding area has plenty of greenery with many pine trees and olive groves.
There are many different paths and sandy tracks to explore whilst out walking in the Aspro area.


Almyrida, a pretty seaside village is only a 3 minute drive from Sophia's House. It has blue flag sandy shallow beaches and a little fishing boat harbour. The beach is ideal for children and less confident swimmers, as it has shallow waters and a gently sloping sandy beach.

Along the beachfront you find tavernas, supermarkets a bakery, gift shops, bars and cafes.
On the beach in Almyrida you will find the water sports centre, here you can try windsurfing...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Chania: 27.0 km
Ferry: Souda: 15.0 km
Chania airport is 35 mins drive, Heraklion airport is 1 hour and 45 mins drive approx.

Ryan Air have started cheap flights direct to Chania Airport, other airlines to consider EasyJet, and many others including Thomas Cook and Thompson.

Local car hire is easy to arrange for pick up at the airport, we do recommend car hire to get the most out of the area.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.7 km.
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