Giakoumakis Villa is a peaceful oasis offering all kinds of facilities. Only 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.
What is so special about this accommodation that fits your needs?
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 sqm ecological swimming pool, barbecue area with dinning table, basketball court, table tennis, trees, gardens, vegetable gardens, amazing views from several sitting areas, walking path through the gardens, outdoor hot tube 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 sqm area is highly fenced and protected with advanced alarm systems.
- Ideal for families and friends looking for exclusive holidays!
On opening the huge white door of the main entrance, you are immediately presented with a welcoming environment. This includes a spacious, cosy living-dining area of 120 m², with large floor length windows. These can be widely opened allowing for endless views from an impressive height that makes you feel like you are in a world of your own. This space has a big corner-shaped fire place, a full luxurious living room, a dining area, 55” HDTV, home cinema and a WC. There is a separate kitchen with oven, hot plates, gas hobs, microwave, coffee maker, espresso machine, bread maker, egg boiler, water filter machine, fridge, refrigerator and dishwasher that leads to the dining area with its own exterior veranda for dining. The kitchen is followed by a laundry room, with a tumble dryer, an iron, an ironing board and a vacuum cleaner. &
The villa has 5 bedrooms and can accommodate 10 people in beds and up to 12 people maximum. As you ascend the marble stairs from the living room, you will find a long corridor with built in wardrobes, an office area which overlooks the living room with a PC and a printer and three spacious bedrooms. The master bedroom has a king-size bed and a balcony, where visitors can enjoy the spectacular view over the Cretan Sea and Psiloritis mountain. It also has a large private bathroom with two sinks, a shower cabin and a Hydrosonic hydro-spa. The other two bedrooms each have 2 single beds but are designed to be transformed into double beds if preferred. A bathroom with a steam shower cabin are also found along the corridor. Each room has floor length windows which lead to the exterior areas of the villa. In the living room a marble stairway leads to the ground level of the villa, where a bedroom with a large double bed and a bedroom with 2 single beds can be found. The double-bedded bedroom hosts a TV and a 30 m² dressing room as well as a fully equipped bathroom and direct access to the garden. A 120 m² play room with a mini living room, mini playground, a piano and a pool table are also found on this floor. For those who want to keep fit, there is a fully equipped gym with Power Plate, a Plasma TV, satellite TV, PC, internet connection and WiFi. All the ground floor areas have large floor-length windows which lead to the exterior areas of the villa.
The 120 m² ecological swimming pool is surrounded by 48 huge palm trees and has large seatings and comfortable deck chairs. Offering panoramic views of the surrounding areas and with a large northern oval veranda with its own 100 m² private balcony it is perfect for sunbathing. There are 8 comfortable deck chairs around the swimming pool, where visitors can relax and enjoy a cool swim in its refreshing deep blue waters, one umbrella, three coffee tables and three chairs.
There is also a 10 m² mosaic shower and a WC. At the southeast part of the estate, among the gilded plants, there is also a hot tub, for additional pleasure. The 5,000 m² outdoor area offers full privacy and is designed to harmonize with its natural environment. A stone-built barbecue area with a wood burning oven, a stove and a dining area covered by a wooden kiosk, will promise unforgettable moments with your family or friends. While a playground for our little visitors, located under large trees, with swings, a seesaw, a slide and a climbing bar, ping-pong table and a one-on-one basketball court is sure to keep everyone entertained. The villa also offers free 6 bicycles in total, 4 for adults and 2 for children.
For hiking lovers, there is a 350 m perimeter walkway among the trees.
|Swimming pool (120m²)||Sun beds / Umbrellas|
|Pool side tables||Hot tub|
|Basketball court||BBQ / Wood oven|
|Dining table||Playground area|
|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||Table tennis|
|Fridge / Freezer||4 ring Stove|
|Espresso||Filter coffee machine|
|Toaster / Kettle||Blender|
|Water filter machine||Complete dishes & utensils|
|Egg boiler||Bread maker|
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.