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Venetian mill villa wth grotto pool

VanGos

Venetian mill villa wth grotto pool

9 guests
4 bedrooms
8 beds
3.5 baths
9 guests
4 bedrooms
8 beds
3.5 baths
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Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
VanGos is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Sparkling clean5 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

A fully renovated, stonebuilt compound built on top of three ancient greek grottos. It used to be a Venetian olive press factory. Now it's a contemporary holiday home with two pools (indoor and outdoor) and an organic vegetable and local fruit garden

Amenities

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Pool
Cable TV
Washer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
3 single beds
Bedroom 4
1 single bed, 1 sofa bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events

Accessibility

Well-lit path to entrance

Availability

77 Reviews

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Aris User Profile
Aris
June 2018
This was an outstanding home. It was large, roomy, extremely clean and with pleasant outdoor spaces and terraces. My favorite thing about it was enjoying the clean crisp air and beautiful mountain scenery first thing in the morning and last thing at night, while listening to the …
Cristin User Profile
Cristin
June 2018
As others reviews will say, this place is superb! VanGos goes above and beyond in every way, the villa is more beautiful in person than the pictures depict, our stay was perfect in every way. Thank you VanGos, we hope to return one day!
Catherine User Profile
Catherine
June 2018
This is one of those places that you don’t really want to tell too many people about in case it gets so busy you can’t return! An hours drive from Chania with easy to follow instructions. VanGos was fab throughout and met us on arrival for a quick tour. The house is brilliant. I’…
Anton User Profile
Anton
June 2018
This is a really unique place built around both ancient grotto caves and a centuries old house. The building is all finished to a very high spec and with great style, it is obvious that this was an architect's own labour of love. The village is very small and set up in the hills,…
David User Profile
David
May 2018
We spent our honeymoon at VanGos's amazing property and loved our time there. Secluded up in the hills above Rethymno, it's perfectly away from everywhere but also got a great taverna on its doorstep. VanGos himself replied to messages with lightning speed and was very helpful in…
Sally User Profile
Sally
May 2018
The Grotto House was a perfect Crete vacation house! It’s in a small village away from traffic, noise, and other tourists (!) but with nearby grocery, restaurant and bakery. It’s a beautifully restored and comfortable house, with great places to gather both inside and out. Good k…
Alexandre User Profile
Alexandre
April 2018
4 friends and I stayed at VanGos’s place for a week at the beginning of April. We had an amazing time, nothing short of perfect. VanGos was extremely helpful in orienting us towards beautiful beaches, as the weather was great. He also helped us book tours and suggested many act…

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Rethymno, GreeceJoined in May 2013
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VanGos is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I love nature and living close to it but at the same time I often travel to big cities to enjoy the cultural events and spaces one can find there. I love food of good quality and I enjoy cooking it. I love seeing but also creating art. One of my listings was awarded with the Uni…
Languages: English, Italiano
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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