Giakoumakis Villa is a peaceful oasis offering all kinds of facilities. Only around 1 km away from the long sandy beach of Rethymno this 500 m² villa with its endless outdoor areas provide high standard accommodation accompanied with beautiful views of the Cretan Sea.
The unique benefits of Giakoumakis villa are:
- Just a few minutes away from the beach and the city centre!
- This is a house which provides you variety of options to spend your day within it's luxurious facilities such a playground, playroom with PS3, pool table, fully equipped gym, 120 sq. m ecological swimming pool, barbecue area with dining table, basketball court, table tennis, trees, gardens, vegetable gardens, amazing views from several sitting areas, walking path through the gardens, outdoor hot tub and many others.
- It is difficult to find a villa which can provide you so many options in a great location with amazing views, close to the beach and the city of Rethymno. We believe that our villa has all the advantages for unforgettable moments!
- 100% privacy in all areas and full safety. The whole 5,000 sq. m area is highly fenced and protected with advanced alarm systems.
- Ideal for families and friends looking for exclusive holidays!
The villa can accommodate 10 people in bed and up to 12 people if it is necessary.
Entering the villa on the ground floor, there is a spacious open plan area consists of living-dining area of 120 m² and a fully equipped functional kitchen. The living room area has large sofas, a 55” HDTV with home cinema and a corner-shaped fireplace. The kitchen is followed by a laundry room with a washing machine and tumble dryer. There is also a WC located on the same floor.
Reaching the first floor through the marble staircase there is an office space with a PC and a printer. The first floor hosts 3 bedrooms, one is the master bedroom with a king-size bed and a balcony with spectacular views. It also has an en-suite bathroom with a shower cabin and a hydromassage Jacuzzi bath. The other two bedrooms have 2 single beds which are designed to be transformed into double beds if preferred. Both rooms have floor-to-ceiling windows which lead to the exterior areas of the villa. A bathroom with a steam shower cabin is also found along the corridor.
From the living room on the ground floor the staircase leads to the lower level of the villa where a bedroom with a large double bed and a bedroom with 2 single beds are found. The double-bedded room hosts a TV, a dressing room and direct access to the garden. This floor also hosts a bathroom with bath. A 120 m² playroom with a mini living room, a plasma TV (satellite) with Playstation 3, toys, a piano and a pool table is also found on this floor. For those who want to keep fit, there is a gym area next to the playroom. All the areas on this floor have floor-to-ceiling windows which lead to the exterior areas of the villa.
The beautifully landscaped outdoor area is surrounded flowers and palm trees and it offers a variety of facilities and spots for relaxation.
More specifically our outdoor facilities include:
- 120 m² ecological swimming pool
- Hot tub for 4 people
- Fruit trees and vegetable gardens
- Fully equipped charcoal barbecue area with a wood oven
- Outdoor dining table under the pergola
- A variety of furnished spots (with sun beds, umbrellas, deck chairs and hammocks) for relaxing in the veranda and the gardens around the villa
- Playground area for young children
- Table tennis
- One-on-one basketball court
- Bathroom (shower / WC) next to the pool
- 350 m perimeter walkway among the trees
- Parking space
The 5,000 m² outdoor area is totally private and fenced, offering 100% privacy to our guests.
|Swimming pool (120m²)||Sun beds / Umbrellas|
|Pool side tables||Hot tub|
|Basketball hoops||BBQ / Wood oven|
|Dining table||Playground area|
|Table tennis||Fruit / Vegetable garden|
|Satellite Flat screen TV (55')||Game Console (Playstation 3)|
|Free WiFi Internet||Bluetooth Speaker|
|Washing machine||Tumble dryer|
|Safe||Iron / Board / Hairdryer|
|Baby cot / Highchair||First aid kit|
|Pool table||Office space / PC / Printer|
|Fridge / Freezer||4 ring Stove|
|Espresso / Filter coffee machine||Water filter machine|
|Toaster / Kettle||Blender / Egg boiler|
|Bread maker||Complete dishes & utensils|
Rethymno old Town (3 km)
The renaissance town of Rethymno. A historic location where you may find many museums, food and entertainment.
Chania Airport (72 km)
The international airport in Chania. The airport is the second largest with exclusive flights of Ryanair.
Heraklion Airport (80 km)
The Kazantzakis Airport in Heraklion. The biggest airport in Crete serving domestic and international flights. EasyJet has flights to this airport as well.
Closest beach (1 km )
The closest beach to the villa is the long sandy beach of Rethymno.
Traditional tavern (800 m)
There is a a traditional tavern called “Zisis” , very well known to all the locals in which you will be able to taste some of the most rare traditional Cretan cuisine!
Supermarket (1 km)
The closest big Supermarket is only 1,2 km away from the villa.
Hospital (5 km)
General Hospital of Rethymno.
Pharmacy (1 km)
In Perivolia area
Bar / Club (3 km)
In Rethymno town or Platanias area (2 km away).
Bank / ATM (1 km)
There are plenty of ATM machines near to the villa.
Episkopi beach (18 km)
Long sandy beach west of Rethymno, partly organised with some beach bars.
Georgioupoli beach (25 km)
Georgioupolis is a very well developed settlement offering one of the most popular beaches of Hania. With pure sand and clean, shallow waters, Georgioupolis beach is fully organized with sunbeds, umbrellas, lifeguard and tavernas all around.
Kournas lake (29 km)
Kournas Lake is the only freshwater lake in Crete. Kournas Lake is the ideal place for an afternoon walk or a day trip nearby. Many people like to have an afternoon picnic there. The landscape is lovely and relaxing, whether you want to go for a walk in the countryside, swim or ride a pedal on the lake.
Argiroupoli Village (28 km)
A well-known village for the small spring waterfalls and the amount of the great, traditional taverns under the big trees! It is built on a 260 m altitude on the foot of Azonas hill and it has view on the lush green and flourishing valley of Mouselas River, whose 10 rich springs are 50 meters underneath the village.
Arkadi Monastery (19 km)
One of the most historical places in Crete, well worth to visit it!
Eleftherna Village (21 km)
The area where the finds of the homonymous ancient city are found. It is not known when the city was actually built but according to scientists there must have been life in the area in the Geometric period, that is 970-820 B.C.
Margarites Village (26 km)
One of the most important characteristics of the village is the unique feature of locals. They show great interest in artistic issues. Pottery is their primary activity. You can find that out after taking a walk to the village square, where they exhibit their famous products.
Panormo village (21 km)
Traditional sea front village with sandy beach, taverns, restaurants, shops, cafeterias and bars.
Bali village (32 km)
Nestling in the surrounding mountains of the bay of Bali you will find the coastal village of the same name. Visitors may choose from which of the small inlets to enjoy bathing at organised sandy beaches. The area offers a large number of tavernas and shops.
Chania City (65,5 km)
In Chania city you can find everything and its old venetian harbour worths a visit.
Our highly aesthetic luxurious villa is built on a round structure on the green hill of St. Mark is located in the eastern part of Rethymno town. It is 1 km away from Rethymno's marvelous beach and just 3 km away from the center of the old town of Rethymno.
The closest beach to the villa is the long sandy organised beach of Rethymno with numerous water sports, different kind spots for relaxation, taverns, beach bars and all the facilities you can imagine!
We will make suggestions and provide information on local places interest you may wish to visit, such as beaches and sightseeing spots and “out of the box” advice on each one.