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Villa Istros, infinite blue!

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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
4 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Nestled in the picturesque village of Pithari, Villa Istros within close reach to the famous beach of Loutraki and the fine sands of Marathi Beach, is an idyllic retreat for family breaks and romantic escapes. Sweet as a sugar plum! If the sight of the infinite blue fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields, have the power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand , rejoice, for your soul is alive! Along with its elegant interiors, it's the quirky imperfections that make this luxury self-catering Villa so swoon some. Sweet by name and sweet by nature, this country chic hideaway is as perfect for romantic holidays, as it is for a family getaway and would definitely be your ideal holiday home. What’s more, the sleek sophistica...Nestled in the picturesque village of Pithari, Villa Istros within close reach to the famous beach of Loutraki and the fine sands of Marathi Beach, is an idyllic retreat for family breaks and romantic escapes. Sweet as a sugar plum! If the sight of the infinite blue fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields, have the power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand , rejoice, for your soul is alive! Along with its elegant interiors, it's the quirky imperfections that make this luxury self-catering Villa so swoon some. Sweet by name and sweet by nature, this country chic hideaway is as perfect for romantic holidays, as it is for a family getaway and would definitely be your ideal holiday home. What’s more, the sleek sophisticated interior features a two seater heated Jacuzzi, which will invite you in a glamorous relaxation feeling while admiring the amazing sea views from the living room. Let the hydro massage revitalise you taking all your worries away! Bedrooms and Bathrooms The beautiful interior designed with style and care has been sprinkled with lashings of vintage country glamour, as well as the neutral colour palate is charmingly invite you to enjoy a dream relaxing stay. Both of the bedrooms of Villa Istros on the fist floor are effortlessly and elegantly furnished promising a blissful night's sleep after the day's busy adventures. For a touch of added relaxation, guests will find a private balcony in each bedroom with endless views of the sea. The first bathroom sits on the ground floor of the Villa, featuring an overhead rainfall shower. There is a further bathroom on the first floor featuring a bath tub, for those who wish to relax after a long day of exploration! Outside Villa Istros is set in 300m2 outdoor area with a private swimming pool with hydro massage facilities in its shallow end and a 25m2 lawn covered area. The pool terrace is equipped with sun beds and umbrellas, so you can relax all day long enjoying the Cretan sun! Adjacent to the house next to the pool there is a shaded dining area with BBQ facilities, offering a stylish al fresco space for enjoying an evening tipple as the sun sets over the sea. There are two further sitting areas in the outdoor, so as to enjoy your morning coffee, drinks or anything else you may wish, while admiring the amazing sea views! For Relaxation After a day spent trekking the beaches, frolicking in the surf or rambling along the breath-taking coast path, a tranquil haven awaits on return to Villa Istros. Pull open the doors to hear the sounds of the ocean and let the sea breeze tickle your senses, rousing you from a dreamy night's slumber. Pull the cork on a bottle of red and cook up a hearty supper to enjoy along with the company of the infinite -blue sea views. Practicalities There is a secured free parking space inside the Villa’s premises for 4 cars. The property is well-equipped with all the mod cons; Fridge with freezer, Electric stove with oven, Espresso, Filter & Frappe coffee machine, Microwave, Dishwasher, Washing Machine, hair dryer, open plan fully equipped kitchen! Your Home Stay Includes: Welcome basket included, courtesy of the owner. Housekeeping, towels and linen changes once per week. Baby cot and high chair available upon request. Pool and garden cleaning once per week. Please Kindly note that pool is open seasonally (April - November). Mod Cons Baby cot and high chair available upon request. Air-conditioning in all bedrooms and living room area is included. Wi-Fi coverage is available throughout the villa. Turbo-X 50 ” Smart television Outside shaded dining area with amazing sea views 300m2 Outdoor area & 25m2 Lawn covered area 100m2 Indoor area Outdoor shower available Outdoor BBQ facilities Pre stock service available 24h/7days ThinkVilla concierge service included. - Pool operates seasonally (end of March - middle of November) Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 1065963More
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About the Manager
Valia Kokkinou (Property Manager ThinkVilla)
Languages spoken:German, English, French, Dutch, Spanish
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
Interaction with guests
Your hosts and me personally, will take care of all the details of your holiday, 7 days a week, responsible for your day to day needs – from special dietary requirements to making recommendations and reservations! Prior to your arrival, I will get in touch with you to arrange all details regarding your stay! Your flight details and telephone number would be very much appreciated, in case I need to contact you! Also, please let me know if you have any special requests! At your arrival day, your hosts will be waiting for you, in order to welcome you and give you all the relevant information about the villa and the area! It goes without saying that I will be on the other end of the line if you need any further information !
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Reviewed 25 March 2019

Istros Villa was just fantastic. We were 4 people and stayed for 7 nights. The house is like the photos and the view is beyond description. We enjoyed the swimming pool and the bbq area. The town of Chania is a 10 minute trip by...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank paulcambel71
Inspire717372, VR Owner at Villa Istros, infinite blue!, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2019

Dear Paul, thank you for giving us a perfect rating and we hope to welcome you again in our Villa! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.

Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed in this wonderful villa in the middle of so much to see and do yet feeling like you are the only people in Crete each time you return. We needed to touch base and jump off the world and this villa was perfect....More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank MyraBattle
Management response:Responded 4 September 2018

Dear Myra , thank you so much for taking the time to write such an amazing review about our Villa! It was our pleasure having you as guests! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Air Conditioning
Ocean Views
Towels Provided
Private Garden
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Internet Access
Staffed Property
Cooker
Grill
Hot Tub
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
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Would you recommend this holiday rental for a group retreat?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Villa Istros is located in the picturesque Village of Pithari, with its traditional character, perfectly combining the past with the present by offering a multitude of cultural and sport activities all year round, offering a decent choice of traditional lodgings, bakeries, cafes taverns, butcher's & grocery shop within a short driving distance! A patisserie is also available within 500 meters away from the Villa! Pithari’s reputation owes much to the unspoiled natural beauty of its surrounding sandy beaches and wonderful gorges, which make it an ideal destination for true escapism. The famous beaches of Loutraki & Marathi are within 14 minutes driving distance from the Villa, well organised featuring taverns and cafes by the sea!
Getting around
Nearest restaurant: 2,6 km Nearest beach: Marathi 9,9 km & Loutraki 9km Chania International Airport: 6,6 km Port of Souda: 9,7 km Chania Town: 9,8km Heraklion International Airport: 142 km Car rental is essential to explore the nearby villages and unique sandy beach locations!
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