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Casa Philoxenia

Entire house hosted by Vasilis
5 guests3 bedrooms4 beds1.5 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
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2 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
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Casa Philoxenia is the ideal choice for the best holidays in Crete. Well hidden in nature and so close to whatever you want to do. A place that will satisfy all needs and desires of a traveler.

The space
Casa Philoxenia is a stone-build, fully restored traditional house in St. George community next to village of Armenoi, just 10 km south of Rethymno. Characteristic of the architecture are the arches in the openings, the inner chambers (lofts), the wooden roof, traditional stone-built wood oven in the kitchen and the great arch between living room and dining room. The furnishings and decor includes traditional furniture, textiles and embroideries. Our house can accommodate comfortably 5-6 guests in three bedrooms. It has 1 bathroom (with washing machine), 1 wc, 1 kitchen which is fully equipped (stove, refrigerator, dishwasher and all the utensils you'll need), lounge area with dining and office space. In the yards you will find plenty of space for relaxing all day long, stone barbecue (grill and conventional), the shade of a large walnut tree and the vitality from a variety of flowers in the gardens. In the village you will find parking and the house provides free Internet access via wireless WiFi network. The characteristic climate of the settlement area and the thick stone walls make the stay comfortable and cool throughout the summer. Additional features include central heating with radiators. You will find everything necessary for your stay (bedding, towels, etc.)

Other things to note
St. George settlement lies halfway between the city and the famous beaches in the south of the island, while you can easily visit the Late Minoan cemetery of Armeni, the Arkadi Monastery, the archaeological museum of Eleftherna etc. Ideal are the trips to the county villages both inland and coastal (Anogia, Spili, Margarites, Plakias, Rodakino, etc.). The town of Rethymno is famous for the beauty of the Old Town, the fortress of Fortezza and many choices in entertainment and dinning for every taste.The owner will be at your disposal for any problem and suggestions to help you discover the beauties of the prefecture and the island in general.

Licence number
00000255671
Casa Philoxenia is the ideal choice for the best holidays in Crete. Well hidden in nature and so close to whatever you want to do. A place that will satisfy all needs and desires of a traveler.

The space
Casa Philoxenia is a stone-build, fully restored traditional house in St. George community next to village of Armenoi, just 10 km south of Rethymno. Characteristic of the architecture are the a…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
1 single bed

Amenities

Kitchen
Wifi
Washer
Laptop-friendly workspace
Iron
TV
Heating
Hair dryer
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

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Armeni, Crete Region, Greece

The settlement exemplifies a traditional Cretan village. Quiet and rich nature characterize the whole community. In the village of Armeni (500 meters) you will find everything necessary for your stay (Supermarket, bakery, butcher, gas station, ATM, pharmacy) and traditional tavernas (like the famous, winning "gold cap" tavern Alekos) where you can taste Cretan dishes and traditional cafes. Neighbours are gifted with hospitality and generosity.
The settlement exemplifies a traditional Cretan village. Quiet and rich nature characterize the whole community. In the village of Armeni (500 meters) you will find everything necessary for your stay (Supermark…

Hosted by Vasilis

Joined in October 2016
  • 21 Reviews
  • Identity verified
I'm a mechanical engineer with love for travelling, adventure, music and great food. My hometown serves the above in a great way.
During your stay
As a host i am available to offer recommendations for your excursions and activities, places to visit etc.
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: 12:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Checkout: 12:00 p.m.
No pets
No parties or events
Smoking is allowed
Safety & Property
Carbon monoxide alarm not reported Learn more
Smoke alarm not reported Learn more

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