Elea (ἐλαία) in ancient Greek language meaning The Olive Tree.
“Gaîa (γαῖα)” this name derives from the ancient Greek language, meaning “earth”. Gaea was the goddess or personification of Earth in ancient Greek religion, one of the Greek primordial deities.
Villa Elea Gaia promises a journey that will enhance your senses. Modern designed with exquisite finishes and the luxury of a private pool surrounded by a peaceful garden.
This villa is fully air-conditioned, has 3 bedrooms plus 2 sofa beds, a kitchen fully equipped with all electrical appliances (Fridge, Microwave, Washing Machine and a Dish-washer), a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a spacious living room with a fireplace and 3 Bathrooms with showers.
Beautiful serene garden, terrace, and private swimming pool.
Free private parking.
This beautiful property is entirely available entirely for our guests.
Villa Elea Gaea is situated in Dafnedes village in Kouloukona in Rethymno city in the region of Crete.
Builded on a green hill in an altitude of 160 meters.
Rethymno Town is 33 km from the property. The nearest airport is Heraklion International Airport, 38 km from the accommodation.
All necessities such as Convenience store, Pharmacy, Liquor Store, Butchery, Bakery can be found in the city of Rethymno and are only a 30 – 40 minutes’ drive away.
The Avdanites is a village in the northern part of the prefecture, 36 km southeast of Rethymno. The semi-mountainous settlement built at an altitude of 290 meters counts approximately 40 permanent residents and has been declared a traditional rural settlement since 1995. The village of Avdanites is built near the offshoot of Geropotamos and its name comes from the village Avdos (or Avdanos) in the prefecture of Heraclion, where the demonym Avdanitis originates from.
The best means of transport to get around in Dafnedes is to get a rental car, a taxi or even a bus.
Dafnedes Village has 6 churches and chapels and an ancient Aqueduct.
Enjoy the crystal-clear turquoise waters of Crete and relax on the sandy beach only 25 - 33 km away 20-30 minutes’ drive.
Bali beach, Varkotopos, Karavostasi Beach, Livadi beach.
Do not miss a stroll in the old town of Rethymno in Venetian style and the picturesque old port, as well as to the Fortezza above the town. In general, Rethymno is an area of great historical importance and natural beauty, with many sightseeing worth to visit.
The pool is always closed from 19:00h until 07:00h
50% of the total amount, 48hrs after booking confirmation.
The rest of the amount, seven days prior to Arrival/Check-in.
In case of cancellation up to seven days prior to arrival, the whole amount is fully refundable.
For this cottage, there is a cleaning fee of €60 per stay.