Melia Artemis Villa, an Evanescence Sea Retreat

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  1. 10 guests
  2. 5 bedrooms
  3. 7 beds
  4. 5 baths
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An Evanescence Retreat, with SeaViews, Private Pool (can be Heated upon request and with an additional fee), hydromassage features, Sauna, 5 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms and located directly in front of the sea and direct beach access

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An Overview of the Impeccable Retreat
The Luxury Retreat, is part of an Elite group of ThinkVilla bespoke stays, where hand-picked exceptional properties of outstanding 24/7 service, incredible tailored experiences and unique cultural charm await to inspire you. The Villa has been certified with the Seal of Approval, a 300’ Criteria Rating, for the unique design, innovation, individual quality & inspiring offerings only with ThinkVilla. The license number of the Greek National Tourism Organization is : 1213914

A little piece of paradise. Endless sea views together with G&Ts, could a holiday be more perfect? Melia Luxury Villa is a spectacular luxury sea front villa, with an infinity swimming pool ( that can be heated upon request and with an extra fee) with hydromassage features and rolling ocean views, making it an ideal family or friends favourite for summer holidays for years to come. From the moment you step into the Villa you’ll be welcomed into a truly unique space, one that only a privileged few will ever experience. Boasting effortlessly chic interiors, spectacular sea views, this Sea Front Villa is yours to remember. The allure of this home is impossible to ignore. With plenty of space for the whole family to unfurl in, here is a home where loved ones can set themselves free. This holiday home flaunts exquisite interiors that exude a certain ethereal elegance, guarantee a perfectly relaxing and rejuvenating stay. A striking structure on Tavronitis close to Chania town, this self-catering hideaway, is a nod to the modern Cretan summerhouse. With an outdoor private 50sqm infinity pool, and a sauna, this is a spectacular 250m2 villa, that can host up to 10 guests to unwind overlooking the ocean deep blue.

External Living | Pool & BBQ
This captivating home is embellished with a private 50m2 private infinity swimming pool ( which can be heated upon request and with an additional fee), featuring hydromassage elements, lounge area and sea front outdoor dinning area. Grown-ups can lounge to their sun loungers before idling back for al fresco barbecues (gas) under sunset skies. The property lays in 300sqm outdoor area with spectacular sea views. An ideal sea front holiday escape for those who seek ultimate privacy and summery living. The villa is part of a Melia Luxury Villas complex, where two more villas are located, each with their own pool and facilities. The villa is just a few steps away from the sea.

Internal Living | Bedrooms & Bathrooms
Cleverly repurposed finds and sumptuous furnishings create a calming sensory design throughout. The spacious villa spreads through two separate floors, making it an ideal escape for a large family or a group of friends. Lounge at the impeccable ground floor living room and watch the sunset lazily on the horizon before curling up on the sofa with a paperback. Set up a movie marathon at the 45’ Smart TV on long summer nights. A bespoke living-cum fully equipped kitchen awaits to inspire you for culinary wonders, with access to the pool area and to an iconic sea view dinning spot. The villa features three wonderful bedrooms on the ground floor, one with en-suite bathroom and two shared bathrooms, allowing plenty of space and comfort for all. Another lounge area lays on the ground floor, where a mini fridge, espresso machine and washing machine are also located. On the lower lever lay two more spacious bedrooms and two bathrooms. The highlight of this floor is that it also features a two seater Sauna. It can comfortably accommodate up to 10 guests in real beds, in its 5 spacious bedrooms, featuring also 5 bathrooms for ultimate comfort for all. All bedrooms feature premium mattresses and linen, hypoallergenic Coco-mat.

Ground Floor | Living Room & Lounge Area ( Featuring a 45’ smart TV) • Fully Equipped Kitchen • 1 x Double Bedroom with Kings Bed (1.80x2.00) and en-suite bathroom with walk in shower • 2 x Double Bedrooms with Queens Bed (1.60x2.00) and two shared Bathrooms with Walk in Shower • Direct access to the pool, BBQ and terrace

Lower Floor | Lounge Area ( Featuring a 45’ smart TV) and kitchenette with mini fridge, espresso machine and washing machine • 2 x Twin Bedrooms with two single beds (0.90x2.00) that can be converted into a King Beds upon request and two Shared bathrooms with walk in shower • A two seater Sauna is the highlight of this floor

Bonus : Only steps away from the villa you will find a beach (Tavronitis Beach) directly in front of the villa, where you can enjoy a morning swim.

Your Home Stay Includes
Welcome basket included, courtesy of the owner • Housekeeping twice per week and towels and linen changes once per week • Baby cot, high chair are available upon request • Pool and garden cleaning twice per week

Practicalities
There is secure parking space outside the Villa’s premises for two cars • The property is well-equipped with Fridge with freezer, Electric stove with oven, Filter coffee machine, Nespresso Machine, Microwave, Kettle, Sandwich Maker, Toaster, Juice Maker, Dishwasher, Washing Machine, Iron & Board, Hair dryer, First Aid Kit, Fire Extinguisher, Smoke Detector, Two Seater Sauna and a fully equipped kitchen.

Mod Cons
High quality Coco-mat bath towels and pool towels are available • Premium Bathroom amenities are available • Air-conditioning in all areas is included & serves for heating purposes also • Wi-Fi coverage is available throughout the villa • Outdoor BBQ (gas) • Outside shaded dining area • Indoor area 250m2 • Outdoor area 300m2 • Private Pool (can be heated) 50m2 with hydromassage features • Pre stock service available upon request • Pool operates seasonally (end of March - middle of November) • 24h/7days ThinkVilla concierge service included

Pool Heating Policy:
-The pool can be heated during the days with outside temperature less than 25 °C degrees.
-4 days in advance - prior notice is required, before arrival, for the pool to reach 28 °C, depending on the outdoor temperature. The cost is 60€ per day.

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What this place offers

Ocean view
Sea view
Public or shared beach access – Beachfront
Kitchen
Wifi
Free carport on premises – 2 spaces
Private outdoor pool - available seasonally, open 24 hours, heated, infinity
Private sauna
45" HDTV with Netflix
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Where you’ll be

Platanias, Greece

Location Overview :
Chania is an town that inspires the imagination and engages the senses. The spectacular sea front villa is located in Tavronitis area, in Chania. The villa is located directly in front of the sea. Just within a few minutes walking distance you may find a wonderful cafe and also shops and restaurants. Many sandy beaches are close to the villa, like Platanias where you can cherish long summer days by the sea. It is only 20 minutes driving distance from the lively town of Chania and around 30 minuted driving distance from the famous Falasarna Beach.

Hosted by Valia

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ThinkVilla Bespoke Stays, is a Luxury Villa Rental Agency which was launched back in 2009, featuring a collection of 300+ Inspiring Retreats, for the Independently Minded. Our Curated Private Villas are in the most Iconic Greek Destinations (Crete, Santorini, Zakynthos, Rhodes, Skiathos), where each ThinkVilla Escape blends comfort & awe in equal measure.

ThinkVilla Team believes that surpassing expectation knows no bounds. Independent Minds who transform any stay from “so-so” to superb. We are a team of Hospitality Professionals (Nikki, George, Despina, Marianna, Nikos, Magdalena, Alexandros, Kostantinos) who together with our Managing Director - Maria Gkonta and our ThinkVilla CEO & Founder - Valia Kokkinou share the same passion : building, detail by detail, amazing holiday experiences for our guests all over Greece. Our dream team of on-the-ground experts is on hand 24/7 to ensure you book a better experience than you had in mind. With studies in Swiss Glion Hospitality Management, and extensive experience in Leading Hotels of World, Kempinski & Marriott Hotels, we are bold trailblazers, rule-breakers, and creative visionaries who bring our own sense of style and unique personalities to each and every villa.

Our ThinkVilla brand reflects who we are at our core. Our standards for conscious travel, formalise our commitment as a business to sustainability. We embrace the distinctive, celebrate the unconventional and champion the one-of-a-kind. Seeking out Villas and experiences that have individual character, creativity and place our travellers at the heart of an environment. We are committed to creating a valuable community with a powerful collective influence. We promote cultural-environmental sensitivity, encouraging travellers to explore Greece with intention.

We are looking forward to welcoming you soon in Greece!
*Please note that ThinkVilla is acting solely as a Booking Agent in the name & on behalf of the Property Owner, for the rental of the property.
ThinkVilla Bespoke Stays, is a Luxury Villa Rental Agency which was launched back in 2009, featuring a collection of 300+ Inspiring Retreats, for the Independently Minded. Our Cura…

During your stay

In need during your stay, ThinkVilla team knows how to elevate the everyday with bring-a-smile-to-your-face memories. ThinkVilla team believes that surpassing expectation knows no bounds.

We wish to give you space, but also be available for you 24/7 for anything you may need during your stay with us. Prior to your arrival we will be in touch with you to assist you plan the perfect holiday break with us and provide you with all details in regards to the villa location, contact details of your host and nearby experiences to explore.

Upon arrival at the villa your host will be awaiting to welcome you and check you in the villa and we will also be available by phone or email for you on a 24/7 basis, to assist you with anything you may need.

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In need during your stay, ThinkVilla team knows how to elevate the everyday with bring-a-smile-to-your-face memories. ThinkVilla team believes that surpassing expectation knows no…

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Checkout: 11:00 AM
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