I stayed in the villa in August 2013 for 2 weeks and had an amazing time - one of my best holidays ever.
The villa itself is lovely. It's spacious, clean, and practical. I don't think for the duration of our stay we were ever found ourselves wanting for anything. Certainly one of the best villas we've stayed in, on Crete and elsewhere. It has loads of outside space as well, including a lovely, huge balcony with a view that was simply stunning. Absolutely breathtaking. To one side the mountains, and to the other the coast.
The location is a quiet little village which is always silent. However, despite the apparent isolation you're a very short distance from a beautiful little town called Sisi. Sisi has everything you need in the way of commodities, as well as some excellent restaurants and bars. It's also within walking distance if you fancy doing it without a car!
Additionally you have bigger places such as Malia and Heraclion only a little further away... more