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Elegant ALOE VILLA, pool, sea view, near restaurants, shops, beaches, Rethymno.

ALOE, the entrance and the veranda with the pergola and the view to the sea-sunset.
6 reviews
ALOE, the entrance and the veranda with the pergola and the view to the sea-sunset.
ALOE, the colorful entrance.
A view of ALOE villa  from its  pool.
The pool and the forest of oak trees around the villa.
The veranda with the mafnificent view to the sea,  the White Mountains and the sunset.
A part of the building with the outdoor dining area.
Aloe Villa, the pool and the outside dining  area.
The pool, calmness, sun.
The ALOE's private pool.
The indoor dining area and a part of the living room.
The kitchen.
The kitchen and the dining area.
A part of the living room with the fireplace and the bookcase.
The kitchen and the indoor dining area.
The kitchen.
the living room with the fireplace
A part of the living room.
A part of the living room.
the kitchen and the inside dining area
A part of the living room.
Enjoying the calmness and the pool.
ALOE villa, a view  from the street.
In the living room.
The sign of ALOE  villa.
The outdoor dining area in front of the pool.
The entrance.
The bedroom on the ground floor.
The bedroom with the single beds on the 1st floor.
the veranda
The entrance.
Aloe plants in the garden.
...everywhere flowers...
The pomegranate trees in the ALOE's garden.
the external wall of ALOE covered with blossomed flowers
The ALOE's entrance
Natural complex of flowers.
Playing on the sandy beach near ALOE.
Free  playing chess in the moonlight on the picturesque Old Harbour of Rethymno
Playing chess on the beach of Rethymno, in the evenings of August.
...surprising meetings on your way to the beach...
Enjoy reading your book while you are eating local fruits on the veranda
A very nice fish restaurant (Galera) close to ALOE villa.
On your way to the nearest beach.
The Fortezza's entrance (the Venetian fortress of Rethymno)
A very nice little church just on the nearest to ALOE beach.
fishing in the afternoon
Horse riding in the Cretan nature of ALOE area.
A nice restaurant close to the sea in ALOE's area.
A view to Fortezza fortress of Rethymno.
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Prines, Rethymnon, Rethymnon Prefecture, Crete
ALOE is a villa newly built with traditional materials, ecological susceptibility ans local architectural design. It has its own garden, entrance and swimming pool. A retreat with privacy bathed in the scent of jasmine, honeysuckle, of evening primrose and lavender.

It is located at the western part of the traditional village Prines overlooking the White Mountains, the Cretan Sea and wild oak trees. You hear only the chirp of the birds and you are only 300 m. from restaurants with delicious local food and the center of the village, 2,5 km from beautiful sandy beaches and 5 km from the picturesque town of Rethymno. Ideal for couples, families and groups.

You can relax and let the owner to introduce you to the customs and rituals of real Crete and guide you in the exploration of the historical, cultural and religious places. As na...
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About the Owner, THEI S
Languages spoken: German, English, French
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Dec 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 8 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
The owner and her assistants are available 24h/7 for helping and solving any problem the guests may have.
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Listing #HL297251
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Excellent - based on 6 reviews
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Any
English first
Reviewed 2 days ago for a stay in August 2017

1 review
Reviewed 24 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

two couples spent a week at Aloe, great location just out of small village of Prines a few minutes from Rethymno. Very modern and well equipped house, cooperative and helpful owner. try the new restaurant in Prines called Veranta, very good.

Mark B
Staines, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
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Reviewed 24 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

Spent a very relaxing week in the Aloe Villa. Villa is well located just a short drive from the shops and restaurant in Prines and local attractions. Owner was very helpful. Ideal for families and friends.

Management response:

Dear Mark, thank you for providing this review.I look forward to welcome you and your lovely family again in ALOE. Thei Syfantou


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
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30 Sep 2017
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3 nights
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October 2017
4 nights
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About the neighbourhood
PRINES is a quiet, authentic Cretan village. The village, with its Ottoman and Venetian architectural influence is built at an attitude of 200 m. above sea level. Although it is located at a distance of 5 km from the town of Rethymno it keeps the tranquility and the ordinary tempo of life in a village. It is located in an advantageous position for exploring all the historical and worth-visiting places of the island. From Prines village you can enjoy discovering the wonderful pure villages in the inland where the hospitality and the generosity of heart is the main tradition.
Getting around
ALOE villa is located in the center of Crete island. There is a bus station only 300 m from the villa. You can take this bus and visit a lot of traditional villages in Rethymno prefecture, or go to Rethymno by bus and from there you can easily go by bus everywhere in the island.
Also you can take the flying dolphin and go directly to Santorini island or by ship to Milos, Serifos islands and Peloponissos.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Chania and Heraklion airports: 70.0 km
Ferry: Souda harbor: 57.0 km
Upon booking reservation, the owner sends to the guests exact instructions for driving to the villa (it is very easy).
The guests can find ALOE villa in Google earth and in Google Map, too.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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