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Outside Dining
View from the villa towards Elounda
Architect designed to maximise on 180 sea views
Open plan living area
Barbeque Terrace and second dining area
Infinity pool gated for child safety
Night-time from the villa with the moon rising in front of you
As you walk down the path to the front door ...
Dawn from Bedroom 2
View over Spinalonga Island
Bedroom 1 with balcony and wonderful sea views
Bedroom 2 with balcony and more sea views
Bedroom 3 with sea views
Swimming pool sun terrace with plenty of space for loungers and chairs
View across Elounda harbour to the villa on the hillside
Generous open plan kitchen
Living area with TV, sound system and log fire
Infinity
View from the hill over the village of Pines and Elounda
From the pool to the hills beyond
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Overview
Villa -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Elounda, Lasithi Prefecture, Crete
Secluded private 3 bedroom villa with stunning views located in an olive grove on the hillside above the charming fishing town of Elounda. The house is architect designed to maximise the magnificent the 180 degree sea views, which can be enjoyed from all bedrooms and downstairs windows. The villa has an open plan downstairs with a large kitchen leading on to a dining area and comfortable sitting room. There are two double bedrooms with balconies and a twin bedroom. All bedrooms have air conditioning with the downstairs designed for open and outside living. The house enjoys extensive outdoor areas for sun and shade, including a barbeque terrace, a second, separate dining area and an infinity pool terrace. It is also geared for modern living with wifi satellite broadband and television. Mobile signal is good, should you need to keep... Read more
Listing #HL168528
About the Owner
Mary C
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Villa Avrio is set on a rocky hillside with stunning views of the Bay of Mirabello and the mountains on the far side of the bay. From dawn until after sunset the colours of the water and distant mountains change subtly. The villa also has...More

Thank karin492014
Management response:Responded 21 August 2017

It was a pleasure to welcome you to Crete and we're delighted that you enjoyed our villa. We think it compares well to some of the wonderful sea views you have around Sydney and the North Coast, so if it was good for you, that's...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

The villa is absolutely fabulous,very well equipped,clean and spacious. The views are truly wonderful and we spent many happy hours in the pool, keeping cool,watching the world go by. The sunrises are well worth getting up for, and during sunset, the mountains turn a beautiful...More

1  Thank jellybeans66
Management response:Responded 14 August 2017

It's always lovely to hear that guests have enjoyed their holiday in our villa. I was pleased to hear that you can still hire the little motor boats to explore the bay. Thank you for taking the time to review.

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Well not much to say other than WOW. It was the most amazing location we have ever stayed and we have stayed in this area many times. We felt the luckiest people in the world. Highly recommended indeed x

Thank liz g
Management response:Responded 25 July 2017

I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. We think its pretty special too and we love to see guests first reaction - it usually is "wow"!

Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    2 Queens
    3 Twins
    1 Crib
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 7 nights
£215
£215
£1,500
7 Jul 2018 -
1 Sep 2018
High Season
7 nights -- --
£1,700
29 Jun 2019 -
1 Sep 2019
High Season
7 nights -- --
£1,700
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About the neighbourhood
Elounda is a very attractive small town which has grown up around a traditional fishing village. The picturesque harbour caters only for traditional boats and is at the centre of the town. There is also a sandy, public beach which provides safe swimming and watersports nearby. Elounda has very many bars, cafes and restaurants which cater for the family market. A few bars stay open until late with a disco. The hotel developments around the town are low rise and blend into the surroundings.
The Island of Spinalonga was made famous recently by Victoria Hislop's novel, 'The Island' and it was the last leper colony in Europe. Many of the buildings are now being restored and regular boat trips can be taken from Elounda or the neighbouring village of Plaka.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Heraklion: 65.0 km
Ferry: Heraklion: 65.0 km
Car hire is readily available from Heraklion Airport and Elounda is less than an hour's drive from the Airport.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 4.0 km.
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