Kalipso

Overview

This Premier Villa is located on a hillside in the village of Gavalochori in West Crete. Gavalochori is a traditional Cretan village situated in the Apokoron region about 3km inland from the coastal village of Almirida. Its location is 25 km east of Chania which takes about 20 minutes drive along the National Road. Gavalochori is an old historical village with approximately 500 residents which has retained its color and way of life. Several family run tavernas offer the visitor tasty dishes of Cretan cuisine. Near the small village square and within walking distance from the villa there is a coffee shop, a bakery, a mini mart, two tavernas and the Folk Art Museum.

Kalipso forms part of this luxury collection of elegant stone built holiday villas. The villas are among the largest and most luxurious in western Crete. Each villa features living space of 220sqm to 350sqm with private grounds of  600sqm  to 1000sqm and single or dual private pools with a breathtaking 45km view of the valleys leading to the White Mountains. Shopping and fine dining is only a walk away. The gorgeous beaches of Almirida and Georgoupolis are minutes away by car. For those looking for additional accommodation for families or larger groups the neighbouring villas are Platonos, NikosKairos and Galina.

Accommodation

Kalipso is a unique villa with both traditional and contemporary decor. Exposed stone interior walls and wood beamed high ceilings create a feeling of space and pure luxury.

Kitchen:

The fully equipped kitchen is open plan to the dining area (with table and seating for ten and high chair) which flows through to the seating area and balcony beyond.

  • 2 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Freezer
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Grill
  • Blender
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 12 people

 Bedrooms:

There are a total of four bedrooms which can sleep 10 or 12 if adding a cot to both master bedrooms. Each master bedroom has an en suite bathroom equipped with bathtub with hydro massage and the twin bedrooms share a common bathroom/WC. There is also a separate WC.

All bedrooms open out to either a balcony (equipped with table and chairs), patio or garden, with stunning views. In addition each bedroom has air-conditioning (individually controlled) and a TV (flat screen).

  • Master Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , a Cot or Baby cot can be added 
  • Master Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , a Cot or Baby cot can be added 
  • Twin Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Beds, a Cot can be added for 3rd person 
  • Twin Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , a Cot can be added for 3rd person
  • Master bedroom 1: with queen size bed and with en-suite bathroom with jacuzzi & shower (25 m2) + private terrace (20 m2).- Master Bedroom 2 : with queen size bed and with en-suite bathroom with jacuzzi & shower (25 m2) + private terrace (20 m2) - Twin Bedrooms: with 2 single beds each (a cot can be added in each) with common bathroom with shower ( 15m2)

 Pool / Spa and outside areas:

  • Private Pool (total pool area is 120sqm)
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Garden
  • Beach Towels
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • 12 chairs

 Location

The surrounding area has several beautiful nature paths for walking or biking which lead either towards the sea or towards the White mountains. The coastal village of Almirida is less than 10 minutes driving distance. In Almirida you may find all basic facilities, such as a supermarket, pharmacy, post office, bakery, ATM, gas station and taxi service. It has a wonderful sandy beach with crystal clear water and a shallow section particularly suitable for small kids. This Blue Flag rated beach is organized with sun beds and umbrellas and sea sports services. There are several sea side tavernas and bars offering exquisite sea food and night entertainment.

 

 

 

  • Private swimming pool with stunning views (120 sqm)
  • Outdoor Dining Area, verandas and balconies
  • Patio with sun beds
  • Automatic night lighting
  • Air conditioning system (heat & cooling)
  • Direct phone dial
  • Wireless broadband internet access
  • Music system (CD/radio/satellite)
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • Playstation 2
  • Parking space
  • Security/Fire alarm
  • Barbeque
  • Safety deposit box
  • First aid kit
  • Superior quality beds
  • Private verandas for relaxation
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobes, towels, toiletries
  • Complementary toiletries
  • Pool towels
  • Fully equipped Kitchen
  • Welcome Juice, wine and water
  • Daily maid service (except Sundays)
  • Pool and garden care twice a week
  • Linen and towels changed twice a week
  • 3km to nearest beach of Almirida
  • 10km to the exquisite beach of Georgoupolis and Kournas lake
  • 25km to Chania town for shopping and night life
  • 15km to seaside village of Kalives
  • 45km to Chania airport (code CHQ)
  • 150km to Heraklion airport (code HER)
  • We do require a damage deposit on all bookings, 7 days prior to departure via a secure online page. This damage deposits is held against your card and is released back to your card on your return, subject to no damages. The damage deposit value will differ for weddings / celebrations.

Approximate location shown for guidance only. Contact us for precise details.

Nearest Amenities
TypeNameDistance km
RestaurantGavalianos Kafenes Monica's Tavern0.32
PharmacyKalavtzantonaki G Irini2.36
BankPiraeus Bank2.38
Grocery StoreGreenGibble - Your Local British Supermarket2.40
Cash MachinePiraeus Bank2.99
BarCaptain Jack Crete3.05

Services on request (extra charges)

  • Traditional cooked food delivered to your door
  • Groceries delivered
  • Cook
  • Private Parties and Dinners
  • Baby-sitting
  • Laundry/Dry Cleaning
  • Doctor on Call
  • Airport transfer
  • Car Hire arrangements
  • Local Boat trip
  • Boat Trips to Gramvousa/Balos
  • Island tours (Samaria walk, South Coast etc.)
  • Water sports (windsurfing & sailing school, canoe hire)
  • Horse riding
  • Diving

 

Per Week
19th Nov 2019 to 22nd May 2020£1,826
22nd May 2020 to 27th Jun 2020£2,435
27th Jun 2020 to 29th Aug 2020£3,304
29th Aug 2020 to 31st Oct 2020£1,826
31st Oct 2020 to 2nd Jun 2021Contact Us

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