- Property Name
- Villa Arethena
- Property ID
- 2900 USD Weekly
- Sub Location
- Crete Melidoni
Villa Arethena is situated in Melidoni and is one of the noble houses of this village, which is rich in architecture and history. The Villa has a preservation order, as it was built 200 years ago and the Greek Ministry of Culture supervised the complete restoration of the villa in 2005.
The restoration and decoration bears the owner's personal sensitivity and taste, with an invitation to enjoy the elegance, nobility and tranquillity of the villa itself along with the beautiful gardens.
Villa Arethena is not just a house to live in, but a place where one's senses and spirits are lifted.
The village of Melidoni has a lovely, friendly community, with an active culture society featuring festivals and other local social events that take place throughout the summer.
There is a tavern, a mini market, pharmacy and traditional cafes, all within walking distance of the Villa.
Peram is just 3km away for shopping and other services (banking, Post Office, chemist, health centre etc) can be found here.
The beach is 6km away, therefore a car is essential.
Villa Arethena is a building of 230 square metres. The warm rooms of wood and stone, along with the fireplace, gives the feeling of warmth and fragrance of the people who once lived in the house.
The 150 sqm interior courtyard, with its jasmine and basil, is ideal for those in search of peacefulness and relaxation.
There are 4 bedrooms inside the house and 1 bedroom in an independent building in the garden. All the bedrooms have en suite bathrooms. This Villa will easily accommodate 10 people.
The interiors have been beautifully decorated and perfectly equipped.
The kitchen is fully equipped with a dishwasher, coffee machine, toaster, kettle, microwave and washing machine etc.
There is satellite TV, DVD and CD player in the living area.
Air-conditioning and heating have also been installed.
The garden of Villa Arethena is 2000 square metres. There is a kiosk, BBQ area, beautiful plants, fruit trees and many corners in which to relax.
There is a 50 square metre adult swimming pool and a 12 square metre children's pool, which can also function as a hydro massage pool/jacuzzi.
One of the entrances into the property overlooks 'Boulous Pigadi', a quiet neighbourhood of the village, and the other, opens onto the garden which has a view of the surrounding countryside and spectacular mountains.