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Villa Argo

Bungalow -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Almyrida, Chania Prefecture, Crete


Villa Argo is a lovely bungalow located in the idyllic hamlet of Aspro. The villa is fully air conditioned and it has been finished and equipped to very high standards. The air conditioning units also double up as heaters for the cooler nights at the start and end of the season. The water is heated by either solar panel or a back-up immersion heater.

Villa Argo is situated on a hillside overlooking the old hamlet of Aspro with magnificent views across olive groves to Almyrida seaside village, Souda Bay, Karga Island, the Akrotiri Peninsula and south to the White Mountains. The land drops away in front of the villa which allows for breathtaking and uninterrupted views of the surrounding sea, rugged valleys and the mountains.

It is an ideal spot for walkers and for people who seek relaxation and...
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Listing #HL35294
About the Owner
Amy S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:83%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2007
Interaction with guests
Access to the property and the location of the key will be advised after booking and full rental payment. A booking form will be sent to be completed, signed and returned to us. Contact details will be given after booking of our local Management team who will be available to help and advise with any problems that you may encounter during your stay. There is a folder in the villa with information of emergency services and other useful tips and advice for travellers to Crete. Also a variety of travel books on Crete is available in the villa for the use by the guests.
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

I think perfect is the only way to describe our stay in this lovely property. Dealing with the owner Perfect Dealing with her agent Perfect Location Perfect Close to beach perfect Children loved it Perfect All in all Guess ...............................Yes Perfect

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Jenna A
Management response:Responded 21 August 2017

Thank you so much for this amazing review. We try to make our guests comfortable and to give them a good chance to have an enjoyable holiday. Thanks again and, Look forward to welcome you back any time in the future. with best wishes Amy

Reviewed 9 October 2016

Stayed at the villa in October 16 and cannot recommend it highly enough. As described by other guests the villa is fitted out to a very high spec. I have stayed in numerous apartments and villa and Greece and this is by the far the...More

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank 401julie226
Management response:Responded 16 October 2016

Dear Janet Thank you for the wonderful review you provided and for taking the time to describe the villa and facilities in such detail. I very much appreciate it as it would help future guests to get a real feel of the place and appreciate...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

This was a second stay in Villa Argo and sixth in Crete! Everything was perfect second time round clean comfortable very welcoming and feels like a second home. Location perfect as peaceful with stunning views but close to local facilities. My husband enjoyed wonderful walks...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank Tricia A
Management response:Responded 6 September 2016

Hello Tricia, I am delighted you and your family enjoyed Villa Argo so much that you would like to book for next summer. I think that this is the best recommendation. Many guests comment on the wonderful views, the tranquillity of the place and also...More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No smoking is allowed in the house but guests can smoke outside.
Please be considerate to the neighbours and do not play loud music after 12 midnight
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Sofas
    1 King
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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.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 7 nights --
1 Nov 2018 -
28 Feb 2019
60 nights --
1 Mar 2019 -
31 Mar 2019
7 nights
1 Apr 2019 -
30 Apr 2019
7 nights
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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.
  • Damage Deposit: £100 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Prices may be subject to change at the owners discretion. A winter let is available at special price for a minimum of 8 weeks.
25% non refundable deposit is required to secure a booking with the balance
due 8 weeks before arrival
We will email you a booking form to complete and return
Upon receipt of the deposit a booking confirmation letter will be sent out with contact details & information
a £100 security deposit is fully refundable within 10 days of leaving villa Argo subject to a satisfactory house inspection.
Our management team clean and look after villa Argo and guests can contact them for any problems.

Prices for weekly lets are for the villa not per person and include:
Use of all facilities at the villa and utility costs including air-conditioning.
Use of bed linen and towels
There is a once weekly towel and linen change included in the rental rates.
General assistance from our management team with any problems
High chair and cots may be provided on request

NB: Wint...
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About the neighbourhood

Chania is a delightful, picturesque, Venetian-influenced town, with quaint narrow cobbled streets and a well-preserved Venetian Harbour, lined with tavernas, restaurants, and many cafes and bars.
Chania will certainly charm you with its unique atmosphere. Chania offers a variety of tours and excursions from one hour Glass Bottom Boat trip to a whole day boat cruises.
Excursions to Samaria Gorge, Knossos, Elafonisi, Botanical Park and City Tour, Spinalonga, Santorini and Kithyra can be booked from any travel agent and passengers can be collected from Almyrida Village (near Aspro).
ALMYRIDA seaside village is a holiday resort with numerous sandy beaches, with facilities of umbrellas and sun loungers. There are also several mini markets in the area. A row of traditional taverna...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Chania: 32.0 km
Ferry: Souda Port: 22.0 km
Fly to Chania - Aspro village is 40 minutes drive from the airport. Flights to Chania are with Monarch and Thompson and they are available from end of March to end of October from, Manchester, Birmingham and Belfast airports.
Easy Jet now flies to Chania from May to end of October from Gatwick Airport. Heraklion airport now has daily flights from Gatwick and 4 days per week from Manchester, and is a 2 hour direct journey on the National Highway. There are local buses from/to Almyrida that provide a regular service to Kalives and other villages and coastal towns and to Chania.
An alternative way is to fly via Athens and to catch a connecting flight to Chania. Olympric Airways and Aegian Airlines fly all the domestic flights, including to Chania or alternatively catch a boat from Piraeus...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.6 km.
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