Crete - Chania Region
Why we recommend
Escape to a cool villa with sublime views over the blue seas of Crete. Dream the hours away – gazing at the stunning Greek sunsets across the bay from the heated infinity pool or chilling out with a cocktail in the hot tub.
Sleeping up to 8 people, our villa is a perfect treat for all the family. While the adults relax by the pool or enjoy dining outdoors by the BBQ, the kids can keep themselves busy playing ping pong, table football or on the PlayStation.
Perched high on the cliffs over the bay of Souda near to Chania in Crete, Villa Akri (meaning the ‘Edge’) is a stunning, new, designer villa with gorgeous views over the valley and sea below.
Whether you are friends or family wishing to get together or you are planning a romantic holiday, the villa has been designed and equipped to cater for all your needs.
- 45 minutes from Chania airport
- 5 minutes from Kokkino Horio and the village of Plaka
- Ideally located between the historic Venetian cities of Chania and Rethymnon
- The ‘Secret Beach’ is a small secluded beach 800 meters from Kokkino Chorio
- the village of Almyrida has a lovely sandy beach and is abundant with seafront restaurants and shops. This beach also offers numerous watersports activities for those guests who are more adventurous, including, diving, paddle boarding, wind surfing and sailing.
- We highly recommend a day trip to the world-famous beaches and lagoons of Balos and Elafonisi that are an hour and a half away
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Why We like It
Number of Rooms
The villa has 4 main bedrooms, all with en-suite bathrooms and fitted wardrobes. Each of the bedrooms have outstanding views over the sea and all have their own private balconies.
On the lower level, there is a playroom/gym with a sofa bed. It houses a 42-inch flat screen TV and PlayStation PS4 with many games built-in, a running machine and a cross trainer exercise machine.
There is free Wi-Fi available both throughout the house and all outside areas.
The main living area is on the swimming pool level and has a leather corner sofa and a dining table seating up to 8 people It has a 49-inch flat screen TV with satellite channels and a Sonos Bluetooth music system.
There is a separate utility room with washing machine dryer, ironing board and iron.
The villa has full air conditioning units in every room and under floor heating and heated towel rails in the bathrooms.
All windows in the villa are fitted with insect screens and they have electrically operated roller shutters. All glass windows have been treated with sun reflective material to reduce summer temperatures inside the villa.
The swimming pool and hot tub are surrounded by spacious terraces all having glass balconies to maximize the views. The fully tiled pool is heated by solar panels and has an electrically operated swimming pool cover to retain the heat during night-time. The separate sunken hot tub is set in decking and has illuminated headrests,40 jets, a waterfall, LED control panel.
An outdoor shower is located next to the swimming pool entrance
There is an outside covered dining area with panoramic views which has a built-in charcoal BBQ, a fridge and a sink.
An outside games area has table football and a table tennis table (ping pong)
The villa has been designed with multiple terraces, balconies and sunbathing areas around the house and is set in lovely walled private gardens with flowers and trees and electrically operated entrance gate.
A covered parking area is situated at the front of the villa.
There are sunbeds available for all guests with outside seating areas and sofas all around the terraces. All outside furniture is from the Alexander Rose company.