Villa Filira: Luxury Villa in Chania Crete

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  • 3 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 6
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Villa Filira, a deluxe villa in west Crete, is set among rolling olive groves, a short drive from the beautiful city of Chania and just a 5 min drive from the beach and the coastal village of Kolymbari. The villa was built as the family’s summer house, and it therefore combines high standards with a cosy feel throughout: open spaces and high ceilings, a neutral color scheme with cream tones and soft lines, splashes of design, lots of natural light, shaded outdoor chill-out areas to relax in. Bright and breezy, the villa offers 3 bedrooms, a large lounge with French windows with fine views of the outdoors, a provencial style fully equipped ...Read more

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Villa Filira: Luxury Villa in Chania Crete
Chania, Crete, Greece

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Villa Filira is set near Kolymbari, a small village in western Crete nestled between the sea and the cliffs, at 22 km from the bustling town of Chania. Still retaining its original character, as the area in not a mass tourism destination, it will offer a good taste of local lifestyle. You can will have the opportunity to socialize with the locals, taste fresh seasonal products and regional specialties, wander around the seaside promenade and dine at simple family-run eateries and taverns. The village’s beach has bot a sand and a shingle part, with some more popular and some quieter spots,
so you can take it as you please. In Kolymbari you can find all basic facilities, such as a supermarket, pharmacy, post office, bakery, bank, ATM’s, fuel station and a doctor’s office. There is a frequent bus service with Chania town and a taxi station. Should you feel like having a late night out or do some shopping, you can drive to the lively resort of Platanias, a 10min drive away, or to Chania town, for an even wider variety.

Distances’ indication:
Kolymbari village : 1,5km
Nearest beach : 2km
Chania city : 23km
Souda port : 24km
Chania airport : 38km
Heraklion airport : 150km


The nearest airport to fly into is Chania airport, with many daily domestic flights from Athens and several charter flights from European airports. Driving time to the villa is approximately 40 minutes. Heraklion airport, at 2 hrs away, has an even larger network of direct charter flights.


Filira is an ideal starting point for exploring West Crete, with its gorgeous mountain ranges, cultural monuments, coastal towns and stunning beaches. Chania town, at a 20min drive from the villa, offers colorful neighborhoods to stroll around and monuments to visit, such as the Venetian port, the Museum, the lighthouse and the municipal market. Going behind the scenes, you can explore spots off the beaten track, with influences that give Chania a very unique character
Taking the inland drives, there is an impressive variation of mountain and coastal scenery. The White Mountains, with a number of gorges – Samaria Gorge being the most famous. The relaxing coastal resorts in the south and the west, will offer you a taste of the big blue, with golden beaches and clear waters. Near the villa, you will find the post-card perfect beaches of Falasarna and Balos.

Our concierge will be pleased to assist with suggestions for places to visit, tours, shops & restaurants

More About This Location

Beach or lakeside relaxation, Rural retreats, Waterfront

Getting There

Nearest airport: Chania, 25 miles
Nearest ferry port: Souda, 18 miles
Car is recommended

Availability

Last updated on February 21, 2015
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Amenities

General
  • A/C or climate control
  • Washing Machine
  • Safe
  • Linens Provided
  • High chair
  • Fireplace
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Iron
  • Central heating
  • Towels Provided
  • Long term rentals allowed (over 1 month)
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Hair dryer
  • Local Guides/Maps
Phone / Internet
  • Telephone
  • Internet Access
Pool / Spa
  • Children's pool
  • Private outdoor pool (unheated)
Property Features
  • Secure parking space
  • Parking
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean or water views
  • Waterfront
Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Blender
  • Kettle
  • Stove or Oven
Entertainment
  • Stereo or CD player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite or cable TV
Outdoor
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Porch
  • Garage
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Garden
  • Patio
  • Deck
Onsite Equipment
  • Swing set or jungle gym
Seating
  • 8 Dining chairs
  • 8 Lounge chairs
Suitability
  • Pet friendly - no
  • Smoking allowed - ask
  • Suitable for children - yes
  • Suitable for the elderly - yes
  • Wheelchair accessible - no

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