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COTTAGE in the heart of Crete/Siva/

Suma

COTTAGE in the heart of Crete/Siva/

4 guests
2 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths
4 guests
2 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths
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Suma is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

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COTTAGE in the heart of Crete


Villa – traditional land house in a super price. You will be astonished by visiting and living in it. The "COTTAGE in the heart of Crete" is ideal for nature lovers and people who love the stillness. It is a traditional stone built house, situated in an ideal location, 280 meters above sea level, in the peaceful village Siva Venerato, 24 km south of Heraklion airport.
The next sandy beach, Amoudara, is 19 km away. Its central location near the principal north-south highway give easy access to the islands sights and rugged beaches on the southern coast as well as the more modern resort beaches on the northern coast.
The beautiful COTTAGE is built in maisonette style, and consists of two comfortable bedrooms and a gallery, a living area with sofa bed and fireplace, a well equipped kitchen with dining area and satellite TV, Wlan and Wi-fi. A large, landscaped courtyard with a barbecue station, stone oven and water wells. There is also an extra - Bathroom with new washing machine, bath, washbasin and toilet.
From the yard over a stone staircase you reach the orchard with 30 different kinds of fruit trees. Lemon, orange, pomegranate, fig, lotus trees etc, all available.
In the surrounding villages Daphnes, Venerato, Asites, in small taverns you can enjoy the traditional Cretan cuisine. Small supermarkets, pharmacy and bakery are just a short drive away.
Also near located one of the oldest monasteries, the monastery Moni Paliani.
In the village itself, there is a Byzantine chapel, Agia Paraskevi, over 1000 years old.
The beautiful old village Siva is in a natural setting surrounded by olive groves, vineyards, springs and canyons that invite for hiking.
The area is known for its good Cretan wine and you will find some family businesses that produce and sell their own wine and raki.

Amenities

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Cable TV
Washer
Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 bunk bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events

Availability

15 Reviews

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Denis User Profile
Denis
August 2014
We stayed at the Cottage for two nights in August 2014, and we really enjoyed meeting Susanne and Manolis. The cottage is located in a small village of Siva, close to a major highway, which allowed us to travel to many locations, while at the same time experiencing authentic Cret…
Suma User Profile
Response from Suma:
Thanks Denis and family for your good review. Hope you are well back in the states. We hope we see us again to explore you more from the beautyful island Crete.
August 2014
Brendan User Profile
Brendan
August 2017
From the minute we enquired about Suma's place she was professional and helpful every step of the way. From helping us with arranging one of the best deals we have ever had on a hire car to maps with places of interest so that we could plan our own tour of Crete. From Suma's plac…
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Response from Suma:
Thanks so much for the big and excellent review. It is our pleasure to welcome you everytime again. Kisses to the boys and health for everybody. Su-Ma
August 2017
Daniel User Profile
Daniel
June 2017
We have to admit that this was one of the warmest welcomes we have ever received. Susana and Manolis waited for us patiently and when we arrived they showed us around and explained so carefully to us how everything in the house was arranged so that we’d have no difficulties. They…
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Response from Suma:
Thanks so much, family Lyon's, for the super words. We have to thank for all. You are really 5*star guests. I am happy to be an airbnb host, because I can meet such people like you. Hope we see us again.
June 2017
Helen User Profile
Helen
November 2015
We were made very welcome by Susanna and Manolis. Susanna took us to the cottage and also showed us around the area; where we could buy bread and provisions; took us to a local restaurant; showed us where the olives they grow are processed in the village. Manolis had left a map…
Suma User Profile
Response from Suma:
Thanks so much for your good review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your holiday. Hope we see us again in more summertime and we can make more company.
November 2015
Richard User Profile
Richard
October 2015
I think Susanne and Manolis are the perfect hosts. Nothing, and I mean nothing, was too much trouble. Sorting out the car hire, then meeting us at the airport at 23:00 and escorting us to the house are just two examples of their generosity and professionalism. The house was ex…
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Response from Suma:
Thanks so much for the good review. Hope everthing was ok with your flight back home. We hope we will welcome you again, maybe next July at the Wine Festival in Dafnes. Kisses from Crete Susanna and Manolis
October 2015
Cliff User Profile
Cliff
September 2015
Susanna and Manolis gave us a great welcome to Siva explaining in detail the attractions on offer and taking us for a quick drive around the area to orientate ourselves to the local services. The cottage was an excellent base for us after having been on the road for three months…
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Response from Suma:
Thanks so much for the good review. We wish you a good trip. Hosts will be very lucky to have so nice,friendly and clean guests.
September 2015
Nina User Profile
Nina
July 2015
Susanna and Manolis are the most hospitable , friendly and helpful hosts ever! The house is absolutely gorgeous and authentic, clean and has absolutely everything you can think of. The yard and the fruit garden are so special that sometimes we preferred just to stay and relax out…
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Response from Suma:
Hi Nina, thanks so much for the good review. I am happy to have met you. See you!
July 2015

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Rheinstetten, GermanyJoined in June 2013
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204 Reviews
Suma is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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