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Arete Crete Apartments - Agrotourism in Crete

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    Property description
    Chania Town
    Condo/Apartment – 
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
    A unique property set on the edge of a small farming village, 20 kms west of the historical Venetian town of Hania, on the beautiful Greek island of Crete.

    JUST 2 self-catering apartments, each sleeping 2 people.

    SPACIOUS (42 sq meters each) and fully equipped for self-catering, both apartments are situated on the first floor of a British couples home who live here all year round.

    FREE WiFi and air-conditioning or heating, Arete is suitable for any season.

    PRIVATE PARKING and independent access to the apartments give guests the freedom to come and go as they please.

    2 BALCONIES PER APARTMENT, a private rear balcony off the bedroom and a large front balcony off the kitchen, shower room, dining area and fully equipped kitchen.

    AGRO TOURISM, run as a small holding/hobby farm offering...
  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Balcony
    • Books
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Dryer
    • Freezer
    • Garden
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Housekeeping Optional
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Parking
    • Patio
    • Refrigerator
    • Safe
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #FK194879 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Default - - 3 nights
    High - Season 1 Jul 2014 31 Aug 2014 3 nights
    Mid - Season 1 Sep 2014 31 Oct 2014 3 nights
    Low - Season 1 Nov 2014 31 Mar 2015 2 nights
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Free WIfI and Air-conditioning is included, plus regular room clean, sheet and towel change. A free sample of our own extra virgin olive oil is provided not to mention the free hospitality, advice and guided local walks.
    All taxes included in the price.
    A non-refundable deposit, equal to 20% of the total booking or 1 night minimum, is required to secure your reservation and the remaining balance is due on arrival.
    Deposits are payable by bank transfer or Paypal.
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Additional Location Information
    The village of Xamoudochori is located 3 kilometers inland from the coastal village of Maleme, west Crete.
    Approximately 20 kilometers from the airport at Chania (airport code CHQ) a 40 minute drive. Or 160 kilometers from the airport at Heraklion (airport code HER) a 2 to 3 hour drive.
    Xamoudochori is a small farming village with 1 kafeneon, serving drinks and snacks. It's rural location is ideally situated for an authentic Cretan holiday experience but also close enough to the tourist areas such as Platanias 5 kms away.
    Nearby cities
    Crete Villas (2,176)
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Neil S
Castleford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 20 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

After10 years of travelling to Crete we have finally found the best apartments to stay in, Helen and Sean are excellent hosts who make you feel welcome from the minute you arrive. The apartments are comfortable, clean, warm with everthing you need for your stay. The views from the apartment are beautiful, you can sit out in the evening star... more

Management response:

Thank you so much for a wonderful review, it was lovely to meet you both and your lovely family and we do hope to see you all again soon. Helen... more

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Prestbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 November 2013 for a stay in August 2013

This is our 3rd visit to Arete where we stayed for a 2 week holiday. Helen and Sean are genuine great hosts who will go out of there way to help and advise with local knowledge to make your holiday memorable. The apartments have large balconies to relax, wine and dine on with wonderful views over the countryside. The Battle... more

Bremen, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 20 October 2013 for a stay in October 2013

This was our second stay within three months - (after a far too short vacation during the summer). We had again a wonderful stay at Arete thanks to the hosts Helen & Sean: they do everything to make you feel at home, to fully enjoy your vacation, they provide you with everything from the best tips and advices for 'secret'... more

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