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Crete Holiday Villas

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Crete Holiday Villas - we have hand-picked some special luxury villas in the Cretan countryside for a quiet, relaxing and stylish home from which to visit this most beautiful island. We present some of the most beautifully situated villas for your private Crete vacation.

Crete Holiday Villas
Vederi Estate

Vederi Estate Villa with Pool, Crete

Vederi Estate is located in the countryside 3 km from the beach of Gerani and just 7 km from the Venetian Old Town of Rethymnon. These four  villas, made in the local stone and wood construction in traditional style, are set peacefully in an olive grove.

Set just outside of Prines village, visitors can experience Cretan food at local tavernas in that village, or visit Rethymnon for its plethora of dining and cafe choices.

Three of the villas welcome 6 guests easily and each has its own private pool, with terraces and BBQ facilities for al fresco dining.

Villa Melpomeni has 5 bedrooms, all with ensuites, and suits larger parties of 10 guests, with immaculate presentation, sea views, spa and pool.

The historic Arkadi Monastery is just 20 km away and this visit can be combined with a visit to the Amari Valley or Margarites Village for its ceramics.

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Beachfront in Rethymno

Old Damnoni Seafont House
Old Damnoni House is a small traditional Cretan house located right on the beach in southern Rethymnon.

Palio Damnoni Seafont House is a small traditional Cretan house located right on the beach in southern Rethymnon. Here you will have peace and privacy, and with a vehicle you will be in short distance from Plakias Beach and other small villages with tavernas offering local food. This house was an old fishing cottage which as been renovated by the grandson of the fisherman with love.

With 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, this house welcomes 6 guests in modern comfort. Enjoy views from your own beach.

Located 35 km from Rethymnon town and 6 km to Plakias Beach in central Crete.

Crete Holiday Villas
Villa Rodea is High on Life

Villa Rodea near Heraklion Crete
Enjoy complete privacy in this exquisite location, villa Rodea in Heraklion.

Villa Rodea with extraordinary sea views is only 3 km from Paliokastro Beach near Heraklion town. Welcoming 8 guests in 4 bedrooms with a private pool. Be dazzled by the lights of town in the night time, by the big blue in the day time. Luxury appointments and stylish interior leave you relaxed and well cared for.

Enjoy complete privacy in this exquisite location.

Visit the 5 different coves near Agia Pelagia, or Ammoudara Beach and take in the vibrant town of Heraklion, capital of Crete. So close to Knossos and the famous Heraklion Archaeological Museum.

Villa Kapela
Visit the Southern Beaches

Villa Kapela near Matala in southern Crete
Villa Kapela near Matala in southern Crete

Villa Kapela is located in the village of Sivas just 7 km from Matala Beach. Enjoy your own private village home with all the conveniences of village life. This traditional home of stone welcomes 5 guests in 2 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms. Enjoy your discreet courtyard, own kitchen and tavernas and grocery stores on your doorstep.

Experience the real Crete in this village full of history. Visit the southern beaches of Matala, Komos, Kalamaki, Kokkinos Pirgos and walk the Agiofarago Gorge.

Crete Holiday Villas
Almond Tree Villas

Almond Tree Villa
Almond Tree Villa - interior

Almond Tree Villas - in the east of Crete lies the paradise of Elounda, surrounded by a picturesque bay and peninsulas, azure waters and sandy beaches. Nestled on a hillside, next to a beautiful stretch of sun-drenched coastline, the attractive Domes of Elounda resort affords stunning views over the gulf of Elounda across to the famous island of Spinalonga. One of the most luxurious private villas located inside this world-class resort is the Almond Tree Villas.

The pretty Almond Tree Villas enjoy wonderful views of the neighbouring countryside, out to sea and the stunning mountain back drop. Sleeping 2 or 3 comfortably, with luxury styling, private pool and spa, this location is a perfect lure to escape and relaxation. The resort has endless facilities including tennis courts, gym and divine spa services.

Crete Holiday Villas

Villa Venus Elounda Crete

Villa Venus - perched above the bay with magnificent views to the island of Spinalonga, this modern villa welcomes 4 guests in 2 bedrooms. Enjoy free parking and your own pool. Just 17 km from Agios Nikolaos and 6 km from Elounda.

Relax in tavernas and cafes just 600 metres from this villa in the charming hamlet of Plaka, which became famous in the novel 'The Island'.

Villa Venus Elounda Crete

Crete Holiday Villas by location – see the interactive map below - with markers for our specially selected villas in Crete:

Getting Here

Take a 1 hour flight from Athens to Heraklion with Aegean Airlines or Olympic Air, with many flights available per day.

Or take a 9.5 hour overnight ferry from Pireaus port of Athens to Heraklion port.

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Crete Holiday Villas - Disclaimer
- We Love Crete does not rent villas and cannot be held responsible for individual decisions or transactions made from the information contained on this site. Please ensure to double check all details and arrangements.

Every care has been taken in compiling the contents and details presented on this web site. However, all information about the properties has been provided by the advertisers and provided by We Love Crete  in good faith. Enhance Living Synergy will not be held liable for any errors, omissions, misunderstandings or claims arising from the advertisement or any arrangement or booking made with an advertiser.

When booking a property we would simply recommend that you ensure all details, including any booking conditions, are confirmed by e-mail or in writing with the owner.


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