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“Splendid Villa Avra”
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
Panormos, Rethymnon Prefecture, Crete

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penygraig
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4 reviews
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“Splendid Villa Avra”
Reviewed 10 June 2014 for a stay in June 2014
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Very attractive modern three bedroom villa with everything you could need to make your holday so enjoyable. The owner made it that little bit extra special with a basket of produce including homemade jam,a bottle of wine, olives and dip and more. There is everything you could need in the villa with all modern appliances such as dish washer, washing machine, although the kettle is a little small, plenty of clean towells, including beach towells kids toys books and waterwings. The village of Panorma although small and quaint was lively and had plenty of eating and drinking places with a small beach with a beachfront restaurant with very friendly and attentive staff. The villa is only a five minute walk to the supermarket, giftshops and tavernas. It is aproximately 25 minute drive to the larger town of Rhymyno which is well worth the trip. What we particularly liked was the garden area was enclosed and you had to go through the garden gate to get to the pool which with a very lively three year old was great. The complex the villa is on is quiet and has a lovely view out to sea where we sat and watched the spectacular sun sets. This was a lovely villa and we had a great holiday.

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Liked best: everything was wonderful
Liked least: not having a big enough kettle as we all like our tea!!!
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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KayAnthon...
Eugene, Oregon
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
“Perfect in every way.”
Reviewed 22 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014

Everything went smoothly from the detailed instructions for finding the house to the welcoming basket, the supplies, the cleaning halfway through our visit, to eating breakfast on the patio. The villa looked just like the pictures. It really is just a ten minute walk to the nearest taverna and fifteen minutes to the harbor. Panormo is a tourist village but still has much of its original character.

Travelling group: Other
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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CarineP33...
London, United Kingdom
1 review
“Great house in a great location”
Reviewed 26 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

This is a perfect holiday house with all commodities and a beautiful sea view. We couldn't have asked for more. On top of that Panormos is a lovely little town! Go there and you won t be disappointed.

Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Amy163
Glasogow
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“Beautiful villa in fabulous location”
Reviewed 29 October 2013 for a stay in October 2013
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person found this review helpful

We staying the Villa Avra for one week in October. The villa itself is great and has everything - even kids toys and lilo for the pool. The villa is a good 10-15 walk to the village, you can either walk along the road or along the shore. The beach in the village is good with a gentle shelf so swimming in the sea is lovely. The village is small and pretty, has a couple of small shops, good bakery (lovely pasteries) and butchers. The pool in the villa was great and the kids loved it. It was a little cold for me as we were there in October but I think most pools are unheated anyway.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Families with young children Large groups
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Meeeeeeee...
Worcester, England, United Kingdom
1 review
“Beautiful villa”
Reviewed 27 August 2013 for a stay in July 2013

We had a wonderful stay in Villa Avra. The views are beautiful, sitting on the patio watching the sunrise/sunset was amazing. The pool is stunning.
Argiro the owner is the perfect host and goes out of her way to make you have the best holiday.

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Liked best: Views
Travelling group: Other
Your age range 65+
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