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Iris Luxury Beach Front Residence

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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
7 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
The enviable location of Iris Beach Front Luxury Residence, is a gift, lying right on a sandy beach, at the quiet edge of the charming town of Rethymno. This charming holiday beach Villa boasts dramatic, unobstructed views of the Northern Cretan Sea, as well as the beach, the Fortezza Fortress and Rethymno bay. Furthermore, the Villa’s position offers an exceptional combination of beauty and practical appeal, as it is just ten minutes walking to the Old City centre and all the relevant historic sites. Additionally, super markets, cafes, beach bars, bus station, pharmacy, banks and all other kinds of amenities are easily reached on foot or by bike, giving you the chance of having a totally car free holiday! Layout Iris Residence is well suited both as a couple's coastal retreat or a famil...The enviable location of Iris Beach Front Luxury Residence, is a gift, lying right on a sandy beach, at the quiet edge of the charming town of Rethymno. This charming holiday beach Villa boasts dramatic, unobstructed views of the Northern Cretan Sea, as well as the beach, the Fortezza Fortress and Rethymno bay. Furthermore, the Villa’s position offers an exceptional combination of beauty and practical appeal, as it is just ten minutes walking to the Old City centre and all the relevant historic sites. Additionally, super markets, cafes, beach bars, bus station, pharmacy, banks and all other kinds of amenities are easily reached on foot or by bike, giving you the chance of having a totally car free holiday! Layout Iris Residence is well suited both as a couple's coastal retreat or a family’s self-catered getaway! Besides the fact that the Residence is fully equipped, completely and elegantly reconstructed and refurbished with the finest touches of the best private homes, it also encaptures the simplicity of water, light and air in all its grandeur. The Residence can accommodate up to 7 guests in its three spacious bedrooms. Interior The interior layout of Iris Beach Front Residence works beautifully. All set on the ground floor, the 145 m2 Villa is very convenient for families with small children or older people. Entering, the Villa features a modern, open-plan area where the living room area and the fully equipped kitchen are located. Double doors lead directly to the private pool and terrace. Some steps further you will find the elegantly decorated bedrooms, bedecked in fine linens and cloud-soft pillows to ensure a blissful night's sleep. There are also two modern bathrooms, one of them featuring a bath tub and the other one with a shower cabin, providing the perfect space to pamper yourself after a long day at the beach and sea! Exterior Multiple broad and tall double doors functioning as portals inviting you to move seamlessly in and out. Lead through the wooden front gate and you are quite literally right on the beach, dig your toes in the sand and enjoy a wonderful seaside break. The 100 m2 outside area is a perfect haven in which to kick back and relax, whether it’s just the two of you enjoying a romantic escape or you’re sharing the space with family and friends. Allow your self to enjoy the stunning private swimming pool (6x3 meters and 1.2 meters deep), which is wonderfully lit at night, and relax at the grassy garden or sunny slate terrace to the sounds of the sea. Have a homemade meal with traditional local products and prepare it at the BBQ facilities available at the terrace. At the outside dinning area, under the shade of a white linen umbrella, enjoy an unforgettable al fresco supper experience. The front deck, which faces directly to the sea, has the best sunset views, perfect to enjoy the real Mediterranean feel. This is the perfect area from which to fully appreciate your spectacular setting! Provided Services -Taxi and Minivan private Transfers can be arranged from and to the airport of your choice, as well as for any other destination of your preference (with extra charge). -Babysitting service can also be scheduled, either by hour or by the day . -Luggage storage is available for our guests, in case of early arrival or late departure, free of charge. -Dry cleaning service (with extra charge) -Daily breakfast and Private chef menus can be provided upon request (with extra charge) -Concierge service. An associate of Iris & Espera Residences will be at the reception desk daily to assist you with anything you might need. -Residence Pre stocking available upon request. Property Notes: - Welcome basket included, courtesy of the owner. - Housekeeping, towels and linen changes twice a week. - Free parking space in the street besides the Villa and plenty of space for your bicycles! - Air-conditioning in all bedrooms and living room area is included. - Complimentary free Wi-Fi coverage is available throughout the villa. - 24h/7days ThinkVilla concierge service included. - All in-house electronics are available, including plasma TVs with satellite reception in all bedrooms and lining room, a washing machine, dishwasher, mp3/CD and DVD players, large fridge with freezer, electric stove, kettle, toaster, cooking utensils, microwave, espresso machine, blender, vacuum cleaner, iron and iron board. - Check-in time after 16:00 pm. Check-out time before 11:00 am. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 1041Κ91003045901More
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Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Safe
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Air Conditioning
Paper Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
A Winter Sun Getaway
Books
Water Park Nearby
Hairdryer
TV
Corporate Bookings
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Secure Parking
Internet Access
Toaster
Staffed Property
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Fishing Nearby
Alarm Clock
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Water Views
Blender
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Waterfront
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Good Nightlife
Balcony
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
Deck
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This past summer we took one of the best family vacations that we've had in a long while. From the island of Crete, to the town of Rethymno, to Villa Iris (it was clean, had all the amenities, updated bath and kitchen, the pool was...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Ashley C
Inspire717372, VR Owner at Iris Luxury Beach Front Residence, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ashley , we are truly happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we are looking forward to welcome you "home" again! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.

Reviewed October 28, 2018

great location - straight on to the beach half hour walk into old town Marianna couldn't do enough for us - nothing was too much trouble wonderful villa filled with all you could possibly need and more fantastic

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank helen o
Inspire717372, VR Owner at Iris Luxury Beach Front Residence, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2018

Dear Helen, thank you for this amazing review and we would really love to host you again in our Villa! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.

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Reviewed May 14, 2018

This property is absolutely superb. Very well appointed and in a fantastic location - a 20/25 minute walk to the old town of Rethymno. The pool is great and the quiet sandy beach is located just beyond the pool - an extension of the residence!...More

Date of stay: May 2018
2  Thank bigshas
Management response:Responded May 29, 2018

Dear Guest, thank you so much for recommending our villa to other travellers and we hope to have you back soon! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.

Reviewed April 29, 2018

We arrived yesterday in rethymnon and we couldn’t inmediately find the villa so we called the owner of the house; marianna. She came outside and guided us to the house where she gave us a very warm welcome with some local specialities and a housetour...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank gijsvdb2
Management response:Responded May 1, 2018

Dear Gijs , thank you so much for taking the time to write such an amazing review about our Villa! It is our pleasure having you as guests! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.

Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

A fabulous week spent here, the hospitality was amazing, everything you could possibly have needed was in this villa. We could not have had a better location for visiting rethymnon old town, lina thank you so much for all of your help throughout the week,...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Arnsndy
Management response:Responded October 17, 2017

Dear Guest, thank you for this amazing review and we would really love to host you again in our Villa! Regards, ThinkVilla Team.

About the Manager
Valia Kokkinou (Property Manager Valia Kokkinou)
Languages spoken:German, English, French, Spanish
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
Interaction with guests
Your hosts and me personally, will take care of all the details of your holiday 7 days per week responsible for your day to day needs – from special dietary requirements to making recommendations and reservations! Prior to your arrival, I will get in touch with you to arrange all details regarding your stay! Your flight details and telephone number would be very much appreciated, in case I need to contact you! Also, please let me know if you have any special requests! At your arrival day, your hosts will be waiting for you, in order to welcome you and give you all the relevant information about the villa and the area! It goes without saying that I will be on the other end of the line if you need any further information or assistance dur
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About the neighbourhood
The position of Iris residence offers an exceptional combination of beauty and practical appeal. Iris residence is settled at the quiet edge of the charming Rethymno city, in ten minutes walking distance. All the relevant historic sites are easily reached on foot. The city of Rethymno is an ideal tourist destination for visitors who wish to explore the rich cultural heritage and the natural beauties of Crete. This well organised city offers to visitors a variety of picturesque routes to follow and numerous historical monuments to visit.
Getting around
Distances to Important Locations Super Market & Restaurants: 300 meters Rethymno Port: 2.5 Kms Chania International Airport: 65.8 Kms Heraklion International Airport: 86.4 Kms There is nothing that is inconvenient from here, super markets, cafes, beach bars, bus station, pharmacy, banks….all reached on foot or by bike! Great for car free holidays! Although, if you insist on renting a car, you can park it in the street beside the houses. Gratefully, there is plenty of space for your bicycles.
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