- 3 bedrooms
- 2 bathrooms
- Sleeps 6
Description from the owner
Villa Givera is truly an exceptional property situated in a peaceful location only 5 km far from Rethimno (Crete), the town of beautiful sunsets. The natural wood and stone interior and exterior, the big terraces, the colourful gardens, the stunning eco friendly swimming pool and the breathtaking views to the sea and mountains will give your holidays a special touch.
Enjoy your meal at the veranda or your drink by the pool, prepare a bbq dinner, read your book, enjoy the Cretan sun and nature, and completely disconnect yourself from any thoughts or distractions.
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Villa Givera - Luxury & Privacy
Rethymnon, Crete, Greece
Additional Location Information
Villa Givera is situated in a peaceful location only 5 km far from the center of Rethimno. Nearest shops, tavernas and beach are located 3km away. 2,5km from the highway. Easy connection with all parts of the island. Car is needed.
There are many (email: hidden)ractions nearby, including Rethimno's old town, the Venetian Fortezza, the Venetian harbour, the Loggia, the Rimondi Fountain, Saint Franciscus Church, the Neratzies mosque, the famous Sacred Monastery of Arcadi, the Village of Margarites and the Village of Eleftherna. The beaches of Preveli, Triopetra, Ligres, Agios Pavlos, Damnoni, Ammoudi and Rodakino are of exceptional beauty (southern part of the prefecture of Rethimno). In addition, the small towns of Plakias and Agia Galini are worth visiting and there are many beautiful beaches around.
Welcome to the city of Rethimnon, a place blessed with beauty, embraced by breathtaking mountains and the deep blue of the Mediterranean, decorated with renaissance colors and inhabited by people known for their hospitality, honoring their ancestors and traditions. It is a place one falls in love at first sight and visitors are able to feel the positive vibes of the city from the very first moment, making them feel at home.
The city of Rethimno is an ideal tourist destination for visitors who wish to explore the rich cultural heritage and the natural beauties of Crete. This well-organized city offers to visitors a variety of picturesque routes to follow and numerous historical monuments to visit. The old city of Rethimno still preserves its old urban structure to a great extend, formed during the Venetian period and later reformed during the Turkish occupation.
The beautiful city of Rethimno is standing on the site where ancient Rithimna used to be, as archaeological excavations of the late Neolithic period (3500- 2800 BC) proved. It is the gate way between Chania and Heraklion. Full of rich history, ancient sites, magnificent sandy beaches, Byzantine churches, lovely villages & lively resorts. Rethimno combines an old- time aristocratic appearance with a modern aspect, a blend which is creating a unique atmosphere.
In Rethymno you can enjoy the breathtaking sight of an endless sandy beach that meets on one side the blue see and on the other the enchanting view of the city. For all the time Winter and summer! The beach of Rethymno is 12 km long, it starts from the historical city center and extends to the Eastern part of the isle reaching Scaleta. Rethymno beach has fine-grained brilliant light brown sand where you can walk barefoot and feel how soft and beautiful it is. There's nothing more rejuvenating than kicking off your shoes to sink your toes into powdery-golden, squeaky-clean beach sand.
There are numerous scheduled and charter international flights directly or transit through Athens with regular domestic flights to the airports of Chania or Heraklion. These are quite frequent and run by a lot of companies (British Airways, Excel, First Choice, Easyjet, Thomas Cook, Ryanair, Monarch Airlines, Transaero Airlines, Alitalia, Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air, Cyprus Airways, NordStar Airlines, Lufthansa, Delta Air Lines, Transavia, Airberlin, Ural Airlines, Jetairfly, KLM, Condor, Swiss, Helvetic Airways, Edelweiss Air, Smart Wings, NIKI, SAS, S7 Airlines, TUIfly, CSA, Orenair, Germania, etc)
Chania International Airport can be reached within 60 minutes and Heraklion Airport in 70mins.
Also, there is a regular ferry service from the port of Piraeus to Heraklion and Chania. Ships depart every day. The ships are quite modern, cheaper than flying and quite comfortable. Anek Lines, Minoan Lines.
All known car hire companies operate in Crete with competitive prices.
GPS coordinates and Google maps link will be provided after making a reservation.
More About This Location
Beach or lakeside relaxation, Rural retreats
Water sports nearby
Car is essential
Last updated on September 14, 2014
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- Housekeeping Optional
- Hair dryer
- Washing Machine
- High chair
- Central heating
- Towels Provided
- Local Guides/Maps
- Linens Provided
Phone / Internet
- Internet Access
Pool / Spa
- Private outdoor pool (unheated)
- Mountain Views
- Ocean or water views
- Paper Towels Provided
- Stove or Oven
- Stereo or CD player
- Satellite or cable TV
- DVD Player
- Outdoor Dining Area
- Balcony or terrace
- Pet friendly - ask
- Smoking allowed - ask
- Suitable for children - yes
- Suitable for the elderly - yes
- Wheelchair accessible - ask
- 130 square meters