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Villa in Plaka with private grounds & shared pool

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Villa Emilia and private poolside patio and garden
Watch the boats and the sunsets from the balcony
The View from the Sunset Restaurant Plaka
1 of 21Villa Emilia and private poolside patio and garden
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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
7 nights minimum
Villa
If you are looking for a holiday in the sun in perhaps the most beautiful area of Western Crete, in a luxury detached villa with Stunning sea views, a large pool shared with just 4 other villas, on the edge of Plaka, close to Almirida sandy beach then try Villa Emilia. The Villa is very well equipped and clean with spacious kitchen, dining area, lounge, 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Outside, the private gated poolside patio surrounded by mature gardens is ideal for relaxing in private on sun beds or firing up the BBQ. All the grounds are enclosed and gated. Several terraces / patios offer shade or sun and various dining areas open and covered.The Villa is licensed by the Greek Tourist office and has the Prestigious EOT licence. Plaka village square is 5 mins walk, has a wonderful relaxed at...If you are looking for a holiday in the sun in perhaps the most beautiful area of Western Crete, in a luxury detached villa with Stunning sea views, a large pool shared with just 4 other villas, on the edge of Plaka, close to Almirida sandy beach then try Villa Emilia. The Villa is very well equipped and clean with spacious kitchen, dining area, lounge, 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Outside, the private gated poolside patio surrounded by mature gardens is ideal for relaxing in private on sun beds or firing up the BBQ. All the grounds are enclosed and gated. Several terraces / patios offer shade or sun and various dining areas open and covered.The Villa is licensed by the Greek Tourist office and has the Prestigious EOT licence. Plaka village square is 5 mins walk, has a wonderful relaxed atmosphere and is renowned for its excellent tavernas and twisting backlanes abloom with bougainvilleas. There are a few café/bars and a minimarket. 5 mins drive down the hill in Almyrida are more shops, bakeries, etc with tavernas, bars and fish restaurants lining the sandy beach front. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 1042K92003266001More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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About the Owner
Norman K
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2013
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Reviewed 14 July 2019

Just returned from an amazing 2 weeks holiday staying at Villa Emilia. The villa has everything you need to make your holiday perfect. The shared pool is gorgeous especially to cool off from sunbathing in your own private patio area. We had breakfast and lunch...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank 150,719
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit to Crete and Villa Emilia, we enjoyed it so much we had to do it again. The villa is clean, comfortable and met all our requirements. The views over the bay are truly spectacular, and I finally spotted a Submarine...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank 167robertm
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Villa Emila is a beautiful property, plenty of places to sit outside, veranda, pool and fantastic views from the balcony. Well kitted our and very comfortable. We will definitely come back after having made beautiful memories. Karen&Michael

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank michaelndejong
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

A huge thank you to Dawn and Norman for the stay at Emilia. We really couldn’t have wished for a more beautiful villa in such a wonderful area of Crete. The long relaxing days and nights mixed with adventures to lake kournas, elafonissi, kalyves and...More

Date of stay: September 2017
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

What can we say? The villa was exactly as described and shown in the images. We were a family of 5, which the villa slept comfortably. The villa and its enclosed terrace/ gardens were well kept, and secure for our two children. The pool is...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank 167robertm
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

Wonderful property, location and hospitality! What more could you ask from a holiday. The villa was clean and spacious with a well equipped kitchen, barbeque outside and a fabulous pool to relax in. The view while eating outside was fantastic and one that you never...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Danbillo
Norman K, VR Owner at Villa in Plaka with private grounds & shared pool, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Hi Danny. Thank you very much for your excellent review, as you saw we do all we can to make your stay wonderful and the Villa pristine. We are really pleased you enjoyed our Villa and western Crete as much as we do We hope...More

Reviewed 25 September 2016

What an incredible villa, located in a beautiful location. It has everything a home away from home needs and is very relaxing, especially the balcony and patio area where we spent most of our time when at the villa. The kitchen is well equipped along...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank rwatts727
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Fantastic Villa - had everything you could possibly want or need! 3 different seating areas guaranteed sun all day! The villa was very clean, comfortable and well kept Very close by was a shared beautiful clean,warm pool. Though it was shared, we very rarely saw...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank Jomo4
Reviewed 25 August 2016

What a beautiful villa! The villa was fully equipped with everything we needed throughout our stay from buckets and spades to hairdryers. Our favorite areas were the wonderful gardens and several patios with tables and chairs where we enjoyed bbqs at night and lounging during...More

Date of stay: July 2016
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Reviewed 6 July 2015

Having been a little burned by a poor choice in holiday accommodation last year, I went into booking 2015's self-catering holiday with a degree of scepticism. Nobody's fault but mine (to quote the song), but one tries to learn from their mistakes. Didn't Einstein have...More

Date of stay: June 2015
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Grill
Books
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Stereo System
Cooker
Telephone
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
VCR
Washer
Wi-Fi
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About the neighbourhood
Villa Emilia has a perfect location on the outskirts of Plaka in the very beautiful Apokoronas region, making it an ideal holiday base for sun worshippers as well as walkers, cyclists and anyone wanting to explore this beautiful part of Western Crete. Situated overlooking the popular Cretan village of Plaka with stunning views of Souda Bay to the front of the villa and the White mountains to the south. The villa is 5 minutes walk to the village square where you will find a number of excellent tavernas and bars as well as a well stocked minimarket. The nearest beach is the blue flag beach at Almirida, just 5 minutes drive from the villa (or 20 minutes on foot). Here there are watersports, numerous restaurants and car hire.
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