Villa Victoria is a 380 sq.m luxury villa designed especially to accommodate families! This striking residence is located on private land on the outskirts of Rethymno town, just next to Gallos village and is accessible through an automatic gate and a private driveway leading to the house. Engulfed in nature and residing next to a small gorge this property is completely surrounded by a stone wall and fully protected by a camera security system. Revel in the quietness and tranquility of the natural environment while indulging in the splendid views. Totally isolated but very close to everything with Rethymno town only minutes away, this villa offers full privacy to our guests and numerous facilities for the whole families entertainment.
The unique benefits of villa Victoria are:
- Panoramic sea views.
- The location, as the villa is situated a couple of minutes away from the town of Rethymno where you can find everything you possibly need besides and all of the main attractions (Fortress, Rimondi Fountain, minarets etc.) Also, it is an ideal base for making excursions as it is close to the national road found in the centre of Crete.
- Very close to various sandy beaches with water sports on the North coast.
- Full privacy outdoors and owing to the fact the villa has its own private road there is no disturbance by traffic or neighbouring houses.
- Spacious indoor areas with all kind of facilities such as a gym and home cinema.
- Many facilities for children: playground, free bicycles, pool games and a playroom.
- Fully equipped and organised barbecue area with 2 large outdoor dining tables.
- Fully equipped gym area with bathroom.
- Huge fenced private area with many spots to relax under the trees.
- Vegetable and fruit gardens whose produce can be fully taken advantage of!
- There is an organised tennis area with 4 courts at a distance of 600 meters!
- The hospitality of the owner and his family who will be on hand with helpful advice and information whenever it is needed. The owners have a wide knowledge of the island and will be only to willing to suggest places of interest and routes to get there.
This three-storey villa can accommodate 10 people in beds and a maximum of 12 people if necessary.
Marble stairs lead you up to the front door and on entrance to the villa there is a spacious open plan area consisting of the living room with a fireplace, a home cinema, the indoor dining area and access to the main balcony. Also on this floor there is a fully equipped kitchen two bedrooms with double beds and a bathroom with shower. All have direct access to the pool and barbecue area.
The first floor is reached by a wooden staircase. Here lies the master bedroom which has a double bed, an en-suite bathroom, a walk in wardrobe and an exit to an enormous veranda with amazing sea views. A bedroom with two single beds is also found on this floor.
On the lower floor of the villa you will find the laundry room, the gym-playroom area and one bedroom with a double bed and an en-suite bathroom with shower.
The gym area includes one bathroom with shower and many fitness equipment such as a treadmill, abs equipment, parallel bars, boxing bag, a fitness multifunctional apparatus and many more! In the gym area there is also a children's playroom with a 40” HDTV, a Playstation 4 and board games.
The extensive 4000 sq.m fenced outdoor area is the highlight of our villa!
With almost 1000 sq.m covered with grass around the pool area and 1,000 sq.m more of vegetables, fruit trees and flowers the garden is a real treat. Also the swimming pool has a pool alarm for child safety. Next to the pool area a huge outdoor Jacuzzi area which consists of a Jacuzzi for 8 people and sitting area is added for the season 2017.
The whole outdoor area is totally private and fenced, offering 100% privacy to our guests!
|Swimming pool (50 sqm) / Pool alarm||Fenced|
|Sun beds / Sun umbrellas||Charcoal BBQ / Dining table|
|Hot tub for 8 people||Playground|
|Satellite HDTV / Free WiFi Internet||Fully Air-Conditioned|
|Fireplace / Heating||Washing machine / Hairdryer|
|Clothes dryer / Iron / iron Board||First aid kit|
|Gym-Play room area||Playstation 4 with games|
|Fridge / Freezer||4ring Stove / Oven|
|Espresso / Filter Coffee machine||Toaster / Kettle / Mixer/ Blender|
|Complete dishes & utensils||Highchair|
We provide towels and linens and change them every 3 days.
Rethymno (5 km)
The renaissance city of Rethymno. A historic location where you may find many museums, food and entertainment. (Official website)
Heraklion Airport (88 km)
The Kazantzakis Airport in Heraklion city. The biggest airport in Crete serving domestic and international flights. Easy Jet has flights to this airport as well. (Official website)
Chania Airport (67 km)
The international airport in Chania is the second largest on the island and has exclusive Ryanair flights. (Official website)
Traditional Tavern (1 km)
There is a traditional tavern called “Christos” where you will be able to taste authentic Cretan cuisine!
Super Market (3 km)
In Violi Charaki
Mini market (1 km)
There is a mini market in Gallos village.
Bakery (3 km)
Bakery in Violii Charaki next to the super market
Butcher shop (4 km)
In Rethymno city
Fishmonger (4 km)
In Rethymno city
Pharmacy (5 km)
In Rethymno city.
Hospital (6.6 km)
General Hospital of Rethymno.
ATM (1,5 km)
In Gallos village, right outside the Univercity.
Gas Station (3,8 km)
In Rethymno city.
Tennis Court (750 m)
In Gallos village.
Football Court (750 m)
Right next to the tennis court, you can go for jogging in the football court!
Rethymno beach (5 km)
Long sandy beach of Rethymno. You can find organised spots with sun beds, water sports facilities and beach bars or secluded quiet spots.
Episkopi beach (14 km)
Sandy beach of Episkopi, partly organised with sun beds and some beach bars and taverns.
Georgioupoli beach (22 km)
With pure sand and clean, shallow waters, Giorgioupolis beach is fully organized with sunbeds, umbrellas, lifeguard and tavernas all around. The highlight of the area is Kournas Lake and the sweet water bursting from various spots on the beach. Do not miss out to have a walk up to Perastikos river, which divides the beach into two. At the point where Perastikos ends up to the sea, the waters are very cool and the vegetation around are unique. Take care of the sea currents and the waves on windy days.
Panormos beach (28 km)
This coastal village is situated 20 km east of Rethymno. It boasts an organised beach as well as a variety of tavernas right by the sea.
Kournas Lake (24 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 (22 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 (27 km)
One of the most historical places in Crete, well worth to visit it!
Eleftherna Village (29 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.
Chania City (60 km)
In Chania city you can find everything and its old venetian harbour worths a visit.
The villa is located on the outskirts of Rethymno town in a totally private area, near the small village of Gallos and the University of Crete.
The closest beach is Koumpes which is just 3 km away from the villa. Additionally there are many choices for beaches around the villa.
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.