Overview Luxury, privacy and breath-taking sea views all come as standard with this five bedroom Premier Villa located near to Chania in West Crete. It is generously luxurious inside and has large interior rooms, equipped with high quality designer furniture throughout. Outside, the oversized 60m2 infinity pool over looks the crystal clear blue sea waters below and multi-level terraces afford striking views and provide unforgettable experiences. Accommodation The villa is carefully designed to nestle into its surroundings, and is almost carved into the rocks of a seafront gorge above a small cove and pebble beach. It is surrounded by wild unspoiled nature and sits beside the endless blue Sea of Crete and has a natural access to a pebble shoreline below. Exclusively designed, the architecture of the villa is modern and minimalistic in perfect harmony with the surrounding nature. The villa is built on three levels, following the natural lines of the hill-side with each level having access via the central staircase or by using its own internal lift. Design flows throughout all three levels and exudes a calming sensation, with views of the sea and the gorge from all levels. The various modern shades of colour thoughtfully used, enhance the overall minimal decor of the property. Once inside the villa a spacious landing with access to the lift and the staircase leading to the living area and access to the master bedroom will all be found. Slide open the large terrace doors on the pool level and let the sea breeze in. The large sofas in the main living area invite you to sink into their comfortable cushions and relax whilst watching the infinity pool blending into one with the sea. It has a large 65 inch flat screen TV and a Pioneer amplifier with provided 3.5mm audio jack cable to plug your portable player and listen to your favourite music through the Bose speakers located both inside and outside. The fully equipped kitchen has a beautiful central island with granite top, full size built-in fridge-freezer, three position oven and 4 ring ceramic hob. The large wooden breakfast / dining table will comfortably sit 8 people. The living area is fully air conditioned with additional under-floor cooling and heating if required. On the same level there is a TV area with a PlayStation and a 4 seater sofa for those who are technology smitten. The lower level, accessed via the lift from the kitchen area or by a spotlight lit staircase is home to the 4 master bedrooms and a utility room with washing machine, tumble-dryer, ironing board and iron. The entry level master bathroom surrounded by large glass areas offers panoramic views and has a king size bed, en-suite bathroom with walk-in shower and its own balcony and terrace with sunbeds and sweeping views of the Cretan sea, the gorge and the Akrotiri peninsula. The 4 bedrooms on the lower level are off a natural sky-lit corridor and have outstanding views over the gorge and sea to the side. They all share a patio overlooking rocky edged gardens and the gorge and sea below. All bedrooms have en suite bathrooms with walk-in showers. In the northern side bedroom there is also a beautiful free-standing bathtub made of Corian for ultimate relaxation. All bedrooms have fitted wardrobes and are equipped with designer high quality cabinets and furniture. Hairdryers are provided in all bedrooms. Available for rental year round, 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. The glass windows have been treated with sun reflective material to reduce summer temperatures inside the villa.
Slippers and towels, including pool towels are provided for all guests. Full cleaning, linen and towel changes are provided once per week An alarm is also installed at the villa There is free WiFi available throughout the house.
Outside The villa is set in fully landscaped gardens and has an infinity swimming pool with sunloungers and a seating area where you can relax at the end of the day and enjoy the amazing sunsets over the valley. The swimming pool is surrounded by spacious terraces all having unobstructed sea views and views of the gorge below. An outdoor shower is located next to the swimming pool for convenience. There is also an outside covered dining area with panoramic views which has a built in charcoal BBQ, a preparation area and a sink. A long dining table comfortably seats 10 people. The private gorge and private pathway access among the rocks leads to Brasco’s pebble beach which is ideal for swimming and snorkeling. Local Area The district of Apokoronas in the north-eastern corner of the Chania prefecture and at the foot of the White Mountains is one of the greenest regions of Crete and contains some interesting sights, such as Lake Kournas, the island's only freshwater lake, picturesque villages and small beach resorts. The stunning prefecture of Chania is offering you so much more than just the chance to relax under the Greek sun. With a very rich and extraordinary history and cultural heritage, you will find in Chania a great variety of monuments of exceptional cultural interest worth visiting during your stay. Monuments from the Byzantine period, the Venetian period, the Ottoman period as well as the modern History are worth seeing. Museums like the Nautical Museum of Crete, the Archaeological Museum of Chania, the house of El. Venizelos, the War Museum of Chania will help you explore the rich history of this blessed island.