Hidden around the trees on a private land of 3,580 sq. m surrounded by living areas between the Chania town and the well known tourist area of Agia Marina - Platanias, our villa has the unique advantage which will make you feel that you are staying in the nature although you will be next to everything. Facing towards the Cretan sea and only 1.5 km away from the sandy beach, the villa offers unspoiled views to the sea and full privacy! Influenced by the steep hillside on which it sits, the villa combines traditional materials with an unconventional design, a peaceful atmosphere and modern amenities for restful holidays, perfect for families and children! Enjoy tranquillity, comfort and luxuriousness in this exquisite and unique villa.
The unique benefits of Villa Pelagia are: - Located between the city of Chania and the “entertainment centre” of Chania prefecture during summer season which is the area of Agia Marina and Platanias, the villa offers easy access to everything you might need for your holiday. - Total quietness and full privacy, as the villa is located in a 3,580 sq. m private land surrounded by trees. The spacious fenced outdoor area has enough space for everyone! Moreover excellent sea view can be enjoyed from our villa! - Only 1.5 km away from the closest sandy beach and only a few minutes drive to several other attractive beaches. - Luxurious full facilities for all guests such as pool, gym, indoor playroom area and outdoor playground! - The construction and the design of the villa which is high quality throughout. - The small separate studio which can offer even more privacy among your own groups. - The hospitality of the owner and his family who will help you for everything and he will be there whenever you might need him.
Totally isolated hidden in trees but also close to everything, the three-storey 400 sq. m villa manages to blend into the surroundings despite its minimalist design. It can accommodate 8 people in beds and up to 10 people if it is necessary.
The main house
Entering the villa on the ground floor there is a spacious open plan area consisting of the living room with a large sofa, a fireplace, a 55” satellite HDTV, two indoor dining areas and a fully equipped kitchen of top quality fixtures and appliances. An impressive panoramic floor-to-ceiling window from the living room area leads you to the outdoor terrace. There is also a WC on the ground floor.
Reaching to the first floor through a staircase there are 3 bedrooms with a double bed. The master bed room has access to a large veranda with sitting area which offers breathtaking sea view and also it has an en-suite bathroom with bath and shower. Another independent bathroom with bath and shower is also found on this floor.
A staircase from the living room area on the ground floor leads you down to the lower floor. On this floor there is a bedroom with 2 single beds and a kitchenette. This room also has a playroom area with 60” HDTV plus home cinema and a Nintendo Wii with games. The lower floor also hosts a bathroom with shower.
All the beds in the villa can be set up either as 2 single beds or as a double bed.
The separate studio
Our separate studio is located in front of the pool area. It has its own entrance and a bedroom with 2 single beds. It also contains a kitchenette, a sofa and a bathroom with shower. Having the kitchenette and the bathroom, the studio can be convenience during the day as you can use its facilities while you are in the pool area or using the barbecue.
The gym house
Next to the pool in the olive grove there is a wooden small house with air condition which contains the gym equipment and a bathroom with shower.
Our gym has a wide collection of fitness equipment such as a steps, abs equipment, stability balls, a fitness multifunctional apparatus and many more lighter equipment.
The beautifully landscaped outdoor area surrounded by various trees and flowers offers a variety of facilities and spots for relaxation.
More specifically our outdoor facilities include:
- 40 sq. m swimming pool with pool alarm for child safety
- Fully equipped gas barbecue
- Two outdoor dining tables
- A variety of furnished spots (with sun beds, umbrellas and chairs) for relaxing in the veranda and the gardens around the villa
- Playground area
- The gym house
- Parking space
The whole outdoor area is totally private and fenced, offering 100% privacy to our guests.
|Fenced||40 m² swimming pool|
|Sun beds / Umbrellas||Sitting area / Dining table|
|Gas BBQ||Ping pong table|
|Satellite HDTV||Wi-Fi internet connection|
|Fireplace||Playroom area with Nintendo Wii|
|Hairdryer||Iron / Iron board|
|Washing machine||Tumble dryer|
|Fridge / Freezer||Ring stoves|
|Dishwasher||Espresso / Filter coffee machine|
|Toaster / Kettle / Blendar||Dishes / Utensils|
Chania (5.3 km)
In Chania city you can find everything, and its old venetian harbour worths a visit.
Souda Port (11.5 km)
Daily ferries are available from/to the port.
Chania Airport (24.3 km)
The international airport in Chania. The airport is the second largest with exclusive flights of Ryanair.
Heraklion Airport (144 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.
Agia Marina & Platanias area (6 km)
Agia Marina and Platanias are two well organized and easy to access areas where you will also be able to find many shops, taverns, restaurants, activities and amazing beach bars.
Traditional tavern (300 m)
There is a small traditional grill tavern 300 m away from the villa.
Mini market (290 m)
In Daratsos village.
Supermarket (1.7 km)
There is a INKA supermarket close to the villa.
ATM (1.6 km)
Right outside the INKA Supermarket.
Hospital (7.4 km)
General Hospital of Chania.
Pharmacy (2.3 km)
In Makris Tichos area
Bar / Clubs (6 km)
In Agia Marina. There are also plenty of choices in Chania town.
Closest beach (1.5 km)
Agioi Apostoloi beach. It is located west of Chania Town and it is popular among both locals and tourists.
Chrissi Akti beach (2.9 km)
Chrissi Akti beach or Golden beach as its known, consists of two coves separated by a hill. The westernmost cove is more popular whereas the other one is less crowded and organised.
Kato stalos beach (4.5 km)
A very well organized beach that provides all the possible touristic services and is awarded every year with a blue flag.
Agia Marina - Platanias beach (6.3 km)
Agia Marina and Platanias beaches are well organized and easy to access, there you will also be able to find many shops, taverns and amazing beach bars.
Elafonissi beach (68 km)
Elafonissi is one of the most well-known beaches not only in Crete but also entire Greece. A famous summer hotspot with a strange morphology and a stunning, beige dust like sand, Elafonissi is a place you just have to visit. The beach is fully organized with sun beds and umbrellas, two beach bars, lifeguard, WC's and all touristic infrastructure for a fun day on the beach!
Balos beach (47.9 km)
Balos is in reality a strange geophysical formation consisting of a lagoon like waterfront with pieces of sandy shore connecting it with the small mountain right in front of the beach. The beach has white sand with exotic turquoise and light green waters, making the scenery tropical. The area around Balos is a protected area and is highly recommended for children due to its shallow waters and, also for snorkeling. Furthermore if you wish you can take a cruise to Gramvousa island opposite Balos beach and visit Gramvousa fortress!
Phalasarna beach (47.7 km)
Ideal for sun lovers, a small part of it is organized with sunbeds and umbrellas and 2-3 beach bars, while the rest remains unspoilt. This is the ideal place for an all day swim as the scenery is breathtaking and it is almost never packed with people. Be sure to visit Falassarna, though, when the winds blowing are not northern or north western because the place is being whipped when the weather is not the appropriate one.
Palaioxora (66.9 km)
Paleochora is a picturesque settlement by the sea with many tavernas and bars and is a very popular summer spot. The beach is 1km long, with sand and shallow waters. When north winds blow, this is a paradise for everybody but during south or west winds it needs attention because the waves can be very high and dangerous. The main beach of Paleochora "Pahia Ammos" has been awarder with the Blue Flag, so safety and cleanliness is certain. The beach is fully organized but due to its length it is never packed.
Seitan Limania beach (31.2 km)
A magical small cove with pure white pebbles and azure, crystal clear waters.
Loutraki beach (25.4 km)
Organised sandy beach with shallow waters many taverns and beach bars.
Marathi beach (26.5 km)
It consists of two small organized sandy beaches separated by a small port.
Villa Pelagia is located in the village of Daratsos and only 1.5 km away from the lively sea front area of Agioi Apostoloi. One of main advantages of our villa is the location as it offers you easy access to everything that you might need for your holiday.
The closest beach to the villa is in Agioi Apostoli beach, just 1.5 km away from the villa. Agioi Apostoloi beach is totally sandy and it is not affected by the summer winds. In combination to this, its shallow waters make it advisable for children. The beach is well organized with sun beds, umbrellas, beach bars and clubs.
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.