Greek Island Villa on Crete in an Ancient Village - Villa Theseus
This elegantly restored Greek island villa for rent offers the appeal of a classic island abode combined with great location in a small village. Wander the small streets by day; float in the pool at your own Greek holiday villa; or drive in to Rethymnon to enjoy some of the island's urban delights. You're sure to spend lots of time relaxing on the patio or in the living room of this Greece rental villa, just to soak up the charm of this wonderfully authentic abode.
This 18th century house, lovingly restored in 1990, is comprised of two historic structures, one Venetian and the other Turkish. It features high ceilings, white walls, and tasteful furnishings. Outdoor amenities include a 600 m2 patio (partly covered) with high walls which affords the utmost privacy; the entrance gate leads directly into this courtyard from the street. In one corner of the courtyard there is a large swimming pool (32 m2) and elegant garden furniture. There is also a Jacuzzi and a spacious, tri-level upper sun terrace with sea views equipped with umbrellas and lounge chairs. Parking is available outside the villa. The local property representative will meet you at a prearranged place and guide you to the villa. At that point (or, if your arrival time is late, the following day), the representative will answer any questions and introduce you to the spectacular island of Crete. A representative will also remain available on a 24-hour help line for any further assistance you might need.
Ground Floor: Off of the courtyard, the entrance leads into a large living room with white marble floors, original stone archways, a fireplace, and several seating areas. To the right of the entrance there is an open plan, fully equipped marble kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, and dining area. Also in this wing of the house there is a play corner for children and a utility room with a washing machine and dryer. A guest bathroom includes a sink, toilet, and shower. On the ground floor there are two bedrooms. The first has an independent entrance, a double bed, and an ensuite bathroom with tub and WC. A glass-roofed hallway leads to the second bedroom, which has a double bed and an ensuite bathroom with shower and WC.
First Floor: Upstairs you will find three bedrooms. The first is a spacious master bedroom with a queen-size bed, elegant French windows with sea views, an original fireplace, and an ensuite bathroom with tub and WC. The second bedroom has a small double bed (comfortable for one person). The third bedroom has bunk beds (suitable for children). There is a bathroom with tub and WC.
Extra Services: The following are listed as an aid for trip planning; the services and prices are approximate and cannot be guaranteed by Rentvillas. All extra services are payable locally in cash.
* Chef Service: Upon request
* Extra Maid Service: Upon request
* Private Tours: Upon request
* It is also possible to rent this villa for 6 occupants at a reduced rate; please see Villa Theseus (6). Villa Theseus (the option for only 6 people is not available for August).
* Maid Service is provided daily.
Additional amenities include: housekeeping - included, fireplace - indoor, window screens - partial house, walk to town, cd, cook service available - extra cost, outside area - private, independent villa, free parking on premises, outside dining, air conditioning - partial house.TripAdvisor property ID 2026995...Read more
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