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Jacopo Villa, untamed beauty!

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  1. 7 guests
  2. 3 bedrooms
  3. 6 beds
  4. 3 baths
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An amazing Villa, featuring stunning country side and sea views! Villa Jacopo offers comfortable accommodation for 7 guests in a lovely location, close to the beach and shops. The Villa is fully equipped and boasts a magnificent outdoor area, a private swimming pool and BBQ facilities!

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The Private Luxury Retreat, is part of an Elite group of ThinkVilla bespoke stays, where hand-picked exceptional properties of outstanding 24/7 service, incredible tailored experiences and unique cultural charm await to inspire you. The Villa has been certified with the Seal of Approval, a 300’ Criteria Rating, for the unique design, innovation, individual quality & inspiring offerings only with ThinkVilla. The license number of the Greek National Tourism Organization is : 1075559

Tranquillity and romance unfold in the heart of the Cretan countryside, at the rough-luxe, self-catering Villa Jacopo. The quiet location of the Villa, hides between two picturesque villages, being a dream hideaway for couples wanting to go off the radar and into their own little paradisiacal land, as well as for families looking for a unique holiday escape. Bright lights of the city will soon fade into insignificance, as you will be immersed within the beauty of the landscape and the simplicity of the local lifestyle.

Villa Jacopo is also conveniently located -just 3,5 km away- from tavernas, a bakery, gas station, pharmacy, ATM machine and super market, while the closest beach is only 10 Km away, through a lovely scenic route.

Exterior
The serenity of the area will make you feel connected to nature and your mind will empty while gazing at the stunning countryside views. The outdoor area covers 2.000m2 and the large and subtly designed pool (10 X 4,5 m and 1,40-1,45m deep) fits well with the tiled paved terrace besides it. Furthermore, there’s a special compartment just for children (9m2 and 0,45cm deep) so your little ones and beautiful lawn covered area is also perfect for the kids to play freely. Enjoy sunbathing or reading your favourite books on the comfortable sun beds provided and let the summer breeze cool your body. An outdoor shower is also available for your outmost comfort. The pool area is surrounded by plants and flowers and it creates a magical ambience during the sunset time.

If the heat is too strong, don’t be concerned, as there are plenty of shaded areas in the spacious veranda, ideal for relaxing whilst enjoying the views of the surrounding hills and the Cretan sea. Choose between the wonderful sitting area by the pool to have your breakfast or the outdoor dining area for your meals. Try to master your cooking skills at the BBQ facilities available or just spend a lazy afternoon in the gorgeous wooden kiosk in the garden.

Interior
While entering Villa Jacopo, you will find yourselves in a cosy open-plan room, featuring the living room, kitchen and dining area. Interiors are styled in chic and modern patterns, which will make you feel right at home, as this contemporary Villa covers 150 m2 and epitomises laid-back village living. The open fireplace, wooden ceiling, stone walls and large windows by the sitting area are unique for spending your nights with your loved ones, playing games or just watching TV. The kitchen is fully equipped so you can prepare your homemade meals and provided everything essential for a self catered holiday. Designed with outdoor living in mind, from the glass-fronted sitting room to the large double doors and many windows, the space is bright and airy all day long, while both the living room and the kitchen offer direct access to the pool terrace and the outdoor dining table.

Villa Jacopo boasts 3 comfortable bedrooms, and can accommodate up to 7 guests. You’ll idle away most mornings taking in the panoramic rural views from the comfort of your double bed (1,60X2,00) in the light-filled master bedroom, complete with an en suite bathroom with a shower cabin. Additionally, a twin bedroom (0,90X2,00) and an extra bathroom can also be found in the ground floor. Downstairs, an additional twin bedroom and a bathroom with a shower cabin are available. All bedrooms are air-conditioned and have a flat screen TV. Finally, one more guest can be accommodate in the living room sofa.

Property Notes:
- Welcome basket included, courtesy of the owner.
- Towels, pool towels, linens, covers and blankets provided.
- Housekeeping, towels and linen changes once per week. Final cleaning at your departure also included.
- Pool and garden cleaning twice per week.
- Baby cot and high chair available.
- The Villa offers unlimited, free wi-fi internet access in all areas.
- Free, shaded parking space inside the villa premises.
- Air conditioning in all bedrooms and living room area is included.
- Air conditioning units serve heating purposes and there is also floor heating.
- All in-house electronics are available, including 4 flat screen TVs with satellite reception, CD and DVD players, top mount fridge with freezer, electric stove and oven, dishwasher, kettle, toaster, microwave, french coffee maker, juice maker, washing machine, hair dryer, iron and iron board. A safety security box, first aid kit and fire extinguishers also provided.
- 24h/7days ThinkVilla concierge service included.
- Smoking is only allowed outdoors.
- Pool operates seasonally (end of March - middle of November)

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
2 single beds

What this place offers

Garden view
Mountain view
Public or shared beach access
Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Private outdoor pool
TV
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Where you’ll be

Kastellos, Greece

Villa Jacopo is located between two picturesque villages, the closest one being Kastellos, where a traditional taverna can be found.

Also a short drive away, just 3,5 km, in Armenoi village guests can find tavernas, a bakery, a gas station, pharmacy, ATM machine and super market.

The closest sandy beach, Gerani, is only 10 Km away, through a lovely scenic route. The waters are almost always calm, as there is a small bay. Beautiful scenery with impressive rocks above the beach, a small church and a taverna!

Gonia, another small village, 5 km away also offers a nice taverna and a gas station.

The old town of Rethymno and its long sandy beach are 12 Km away. In Rethymno you can find a wide selections of stores, tavernas, restaurants, bars and enjoy shopping traditional products!

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ThinkVilla Bespoke Stays, is a Luxury Villa Rental Agency which was launched back in 2009, featuring a collection of 300+ Inspiring Retreats, for the Independently Minded. Our Curated Private Villas are in the most Iconic Greek Destinations (Crete, Santorini, Zakynthos, Rhodes, Skiathos), where each ThinkVilla Escape blends comfort & awe in equal measure.

ThinkVilla Team believes that surpassing expectation knows no bounds. Independent Minds who transform any stay from “so-so” to superb. We are a team of Hospitality Professionals (Nikki, George, Despina, Marianna, Nikos, Magdalena, Alexandros, Kostantinos) who together with our Managing Director - Maria Gkonta and our ThinkVilla CEO & Founder - Valia Kokkinou share the same passion : building, detail by detail, amazing holiday experiences for our guests all over Greece. Our dream team of on-the-ground experts is on hand 24/7 to ensure you book a better experience than you had in mind. With studies in Swiss Glion Hospitality Management, and extensive experience in Leading Hotels of World, Kempinski & Marriott Hotels, we are bold trailblazers, rule-breakers, and creative visionaries who bring our own sense of style and unique personalities to each and every villa.

Our ThinkVilla brand reflects who we are at our core. Our standards for conscious travel, formalise our commitment as a business to sustainability. We embrace the distinctive, celebrate the unconventional and champion the one-of-a-kind. Seeking out Villas and experiences that have individual character, creativity and place our travellers at the heart of an environment. We are committed to creating a valuable community with a powerful collective influence. We promote cultural-environmental sensitivity, encouraging travellers to explore Greece with intention.

We are looking forward to welcoming you soon in Greece!
*Please note that ThinkVilla is acting solely as a Booking Agent in the name & on behalf of the Property Owner, for the rental of the property.
ThinkVilla Bespoke Stays, is a Luxury Villa Rental Agency which was launched back in 2009, featuring a collection of 300+ Inspiring Retreats, for the Independently Minded. Our Cura…

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We wish to give you space, but also be available for you 24/7 for anything you may need during your stay with us. Prior to your arrival we will be in touch with you to assist you plan the perfect holiday break with us and provide you with all details in regards to the villa location, contact details of your host and nearby experiences to explore.

Upon arrival at the villa your host will be awaiting to welcome you and check you in the villa and we will also be available by phone or email for you on a 24/7 basis, to assist you with anything you may need.
In need during your stay, ThinkVilla team knows how to elevate the everyday with bring-a-smile-to-your-face memories. ThinkVilla team believes that surpassing expectation knows no…

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