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Arete Crete - The Jali Apartment - Village life

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Arete Crete - The Jali Apartment - Village life

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

Arete is a unique property set on the edge of a small farming village, west of the historical Venetian town of Hania, on the beautiful Greek island of Crete.

Arete has just two apartments, The Jali and The Pine, on the 1st floor of a British couples home.

You will not find anywhere else like Arete.

Amenities

Wifi
Free parking on premises
Air conditioning
Heating
Essentials

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed

House Rules

Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)

Availability

7 Reviews

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Jacques User Profile
Jacques
June 2018
This was a wonderful airbnb experience and we have had quite few of those.This definitely makes the top list. Great hosts and amazing place. Spotless clean and well maintained with good energy and fine attention to details. Wonderful location for anyone seeking a base close to na…
Larry User Profile
Larry
September 2017
Anyone looking for quiet, peaceful place off the main drag to relax while vacationing in Crete, this is the place for you! Our hosts were very friendly, accessible at all hours to answer all of our questions and provide suggestions as to where to visit. The view of the olive orch…
Helen User Profile
Response from Helen:
Thank you Larry for your great review, it was our pleasure to host you and we hope to see you back at Arete some day soon. Helen
September 2017
Sina User Profile
Sina
May 2016
Helen and Sean were really nice hosts who made us feel like home and gave us many good recommendations for places to visit and specially amazing locations to have lunch or dinner. We really recommend this quiet and lovely place - the air smells like jasmine, the view is outstandi…
Helen User Profile
Response from Helen:
Thank you so much for your kind words and we look forward to when you will return home to Arete again. All the very best from Helen and Sean.
May 2016
Emmanuelle User Profile
Emmanuelle
April 2016
Helen & Sean was adorable and disponible at any time, our stay was really perfect, we didn't expect a such good surprise : the apartment was lovely, clean and surrounded by sun and all the animals they got there. Its a perfect location to discover Crete, have some wonderful walks…
Helen User Profile
Response from Helen:
Thank you, we hope the rest of your holiday went well and that we will see you again at Arete. bien cordialement xxx
April 2016
Vasilis User Profile
Vasilis
September 2015
Our stay in Arête apartments-Jali was by all means a wonderful experience! Not only because of our two marvellous hosts Sean and Helen, but because of the magic of the place itself. The property is located in the village of Xamoudochori on the hills above the beach village of Ma…
Helen User Profile
Response from Helen:
What a wonderful review Vasili, we are very honored that you took the time to express yourself in such detail, it's wonderful and we thank you very much for your appreciation. You remembered everything! Hope to see you again soon, there will always be a warm welcome for you at Arete. Helen & Sean
September 2015
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Clément
July 2015
Our stay in Arete was such a great experience! Everything was perfect. Our apartment was fantastic, spacious, comfortable, clean, great location with everything you need. Moreover, the view is beautiful and breath-taking! Helen and Sean are excellent hosts who make you feel w…
Alessio User Profile
Alessio
August 2017
il soggiorno presso Arete è stato proprio come volevamo: cercavamo un posto tranquillo, in mezzo alla natura, lontano dalla confusione cittadina ma abbastanza vicino ai servizi (3 km per il supermercato, ristoranti ecc.. quindi ovviamente è consigliata la macchina, anche per ragg…

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Hosted by Helen

Crete, GreeceJoined in May 2013
Helen User Profile
9 Reviews
We are a British couple who moved from UK to Crete in 2005. We built our home "Arete" and set up an agro-tourism business with just 2 self catering apartments on the 1st floor of our home.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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