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Villa Mariposa-Luxury & Sunny with Private Heated Pool/Panoramic Sea & City View

Villa -
3 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Akrotiri, Chania Prefecture, Crete
The Villa is a part of a residence group, located at an idyllic location on a cliff next to the forest of St. Matthews, at the location Monte Vardia, giving the visitors an incredible unobstructed view of the city and the Cretan Sea. It is built in plot with landscaped gardens and a lush grove with centenarian trees and a private swimming pool. It is the ideal scenery to enjoy carefree private moments under the sun, refresh yourself with a swim and gaze at the sea and the landscape helping you forget about daily routines and taste the Greek summer. The Villa’s spacious and brightful interior, tastefully decorated with luxurious furniture and unique artwork, makes it the ultimate summer resort for you to enjoy your vacation with luxury and comfort at a famous Greek island.

The Villa is 295 sq.m. built in two levels with modern design and...
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Listing #FKN6862981
About the Owner
Stratos P
Languages spoken:German, English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2015
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

From the minute we arrived at the villa to the lovely welcome from Stratos and Diana and then stepped into the kitchen, to a freshly baked cake and other beautiful gifts made for us, we knew we had picked the perfectly villa. From the kitchen...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank holidayhiphiphorray
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Villa Mariposa is just beautiful! My family and I visited for my 60th birthday. What a time we had! Stratos and Diana were gracious hosts and made us feel like family. The house was so beautiful and the view was to die for! Everything in...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank Michael S
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We spent 8days in the villa. The house is beautiful, especially the outdoor area, with a magnificent view over Chania. Location was also ideal, as it was very close to a few wonderful beaches and Chania town. What makes it though unique is the warm...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank sirine_k
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(3)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (15)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Events allowed upon request.
Pets allowed upon request.
    1 Half bath
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    3 Kings
    1 Crib
    6 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: AU$477 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The villa is located in Akrotiri, near Monte Vardia, by the forest of St. Matthews, 5 km east of Chania. The peninsula of Akrotiri is well known for its natural beauty but also for the important historical events that took place there, offering many monuments to visit.
Considering the villa as your starting point, you will have the opportunity to visit the area attractions, but the entire island as well. During your stay it is worth navigating through Akrotiri and admire natural landscapes of extreme contrasts, beaches with green waters and beautiful sand, historical sites, monasteries and caves of infinite natural beauty, at a short distance from the villa.
Getting around
Closest Market at Kounoupidiana, 1.5 km
Closest Supermarket Halkiadakis 2 km
Closest drugstore 2.2 km
Nearest beach, Kalathas, 5 km
Chania city center, 5 km
Technical University of Crete, 1.2 km
Hospital , 12 km
Airport, 9 km
Souda Port, 6 km
Venizelos graves, 0.5 km
Near Beaches:
Kalathas (5km)
St. Onoufrios (3km)
Tersanas (7km)
Mahairida (7km)
Stauros (10 km)
Marathi (11km)
Loutraki (11km)
Seitan Limania .
Kalathas – 3 km
Porofarago – 9 km
Ayiofarago – 11 km
St. Anthony and Katevatis – 13 km
Poro Maure – 11 km
Holy Triad Monastery – 16th century, 9 km
Gouverneto Monastery – 15th century, 9 km
Saint John women Monastery at Korakies – 17th century, 2 km
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Chania International Airport "Daskalogiannis": 9.0 km
Ferry: Souda Port: 6.0 km
Directions from Chania International Airport I. Daskalogiannis (National Highway

Airport Souda, 10.9 km, 14 min) :

1. Head east (190 m)

2. Turn left (550 m)

3. Turn right onto National Highway Airport Souda (650 m)

4. Turn left, to stay on the National Highway Airport Souda (2.6 km)

5. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit and stay on the National Highway Airport Souda

(4.3 km)

6. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit and stay on the National Highway Airport Souda(1.9


7. Turn left at the street (across Escape playground) (400 m)

8. Turn left (66 m)

9. Turn right (140 m)

Directions from Heraklion International Airport N. Kazantzakis (BOAK -NORTHEN

HIGHWAY ROAD OF CRETA- , 143 km, 1 hours and 58 min) :

1. Head southeast (30 m)

2. Exit the roundabout (650 m)...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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