The SpaceMary’s House, located in Pigi village, approximately 10 Kms away from the lively town of Rethymno, is a lovely, three bedroom, ground floor house, featuring a fantastic garden and pool area! This wonderful house also allows guests easy access to every day amenities, since it’s just 600 meters away from a mini market, tavern and cafe and just 2 Kms from the lovely sandy beach of Skaleta.
Also, there are plenty of fun activities in the area, reachable after a very short drive, such as water sports, tennis court and karts in just 2 Kms, as well as horseback riding in Platanias, just 6 Kms away! Also, a diving centre could be found in Panormos, only 10 Kms from the house! Make the most out of your stay, try new things with your friends and family and create some unforgettable memories, while enjoying the unique nature and landscapes of Crete! Also, the location of Mary’s House is an ideal base for your trips and excursions, as it’s close to important sightseeing spots such as the Arkadi Monastery and Ancient Eleutherna and also provides quick access to the National Road leading to both Chania and Heraklion cities.
Passing the gate to Mary’s House and entering the path leading to the house, you’ll firstly see the beautiful lawn covered garden, with trees and flowers, then you’ll meet the 35m2 private swimming pool and finally you’ll find yourselves at the entrance of the house! There’s plenty of room for two or three cars to park inside the property and the door functions with a remote control.
The pool and garden area is truly wonderful and you’ll definitely take a lot of pleasure just by sunbathe or just relax on the sun beds, under the umbrellas, reading a book, with a refreshing drink on your hand! Also, there is an additional shaded area with patio furniture and a barbecue grill, right next to the pool! Enjoy the hot summer sun at day and cool night breeze afterwards, while listening to the soft song of the crickets and cicadas! To make thing better, there’s plenty of space for kids to play right by the pool! Additionally, the garden provides magnificent sea and sunset views!
Furthermore, right across the street there is an old, small church, which adds a traditional and historical touch to the area and you can’t help but admire for its unique architectural design, that makes you wonder about past times.
Finally, there is a spacious, shaded veranda, leading from the living room area directly to the pool and garden. Patio furniture are provided and it’s a great place to sit or try al fresco dining, which you’ll just love! Additionally, guests have access to fresh vegetables from the garden and one home cooked meal from the owner once during your stay!
The interior of Mary’s House covers an area of 120 m2 and features three bedrooms, one double and two twin, which can accommodate 6 people. It’s size makes it ideal for big families or groups of friends. Furthermore, the living room is very comfortable and modernly decorated and has a dining area. The open plan design creates a cosy atmosphere and relaxing, family atmosphere. The whole house is sunny and airy all day long, giving off a light, summer feeling and it’s simply but tastefully and practically decorated, overing all basic needs and contemporary amenities of its guests! Moving on to the well-sized and fully equipped kitchen, which is perfect if you want to prepare a homemade meal! There’s also an another dining table here and a door leading outside. Finally, two bathrooms exist on the house, a family one with a bathtub and a smaller one with a shower, both covered with vintage looking tiles!
- Welcome basket included, courtesy of the owner.
- Towels, linens, covers and blankets provided.
- Housekeeping, towels and linen changes once per week.
- Pool and garden attendance once per week.
- Baby cot and high chair available.
- Air-conditioning in all bedrooms and living room area is included.
- Complimentary free Wi-Fi coverage is available throughout the villa.
- All in-house electronics are available, including a big flat-screen TV with satellite reception and radio, large fridge with freezer, electric stove, kettle, toaster, cooking utensils, coffee maker, blender, washing machine, vacuum cleaner, hair dryer, iron and iron board.
- 24h/7days ThinkVilla concierge service included.
- Free Parking on the property. Guest AccessGuests have the entire property to their private use! Full access inside and outside the Villa! No shared areas! Interaction with GuestsYour hosts and me personally, will take care of all the details of your holiday 7 days per week responsible for your day to day needs – from special dietary requirements to making recommendations and reservations!
Prior to your arrival, I will get in touch with you to arrange all details regarding your stay! Your flight details and telephone number would be very much appreciated, in case I need to contact you! Also, please let me know if you have any special requests!
At your arrival day, your hosts will be waiting for you, in order to welcome you and give you all the relevant information about the villa and the area! It goes without saying that I will be on the other end of the line if you need any further information or assistance during your stay! The NeighborhoodAgios Dimitrios is a Settlement in Arkadi in Rethymno in the Crete Region of Greece.Approximately 75 people live in Agios Dimitrios.
In Agios Dimitrios there is a beautiful Byzantine church of the homonym Saint, Agios Dimitrios. There are signs to Agios Dimitrios on the road, south of Pigi. Once you arrive, walk around the village on a path going to the right and down for about 200 metres (there are also signs in the village). The church, of cruciform architecture, has a large dome on a drum, several high blind arches for support and decoration and there are remains of frescoes.
Locations near Agios Dimitrios include the Village of Pigi and the Settlement of Loutra. Pigi is located 9 km east of the city of Rethymno, on the road towards Arkadi, at an altitude of 60 meters, 1 km from Adele village. It is situated in the heart of a fertile and relatively smooth area, which in older times it was called Aryan. It is noteworthy that the English traveller Robert Pashley was the one who first wrote about the origin of the name of the village,170 years ago. The relevant note is the two-volume book of this great traveller, printed in London in 1837. He says among other things: "In Pigi - the name comes from a rich source that supplies the village with excellent water." Pigi is being occupied from the Venetian period onwards. There are many churches and chapels inside/close to the village: Agia Paravskevi Church, Virgin Mary, Agios Georgios of Koutroulis, Agios Georgios (church cemetery), Agios Ioannis and others. Agios Nikolaos church is decorated with frescoes of the 14th century, St George Church has frescoes bearing the date 1411. Getting AroundDistances to Important Locations
Super Market & Restaurants: 1 Km
Chania International Airport: 78 Kms
Heraklion International Airport: 81.5 Kms
Rethymno Port & Town: 9.5 Kms
Pigianos Kampos Beach: 2 Kms
Nearest shops: 600 ms
Car rental is essential to explore the nearby villages and unique sandy beach locations! Other Things to NoteAdditional Services Upon Request, at extra charge: Baby sitter, Private Chef, Pastry Cook, Massage, Personal trainer, Spa treatments, Yoga private lessons, House pre-stock, Regional Breakfast, Boat Trips, Car rental, Babysitting, Airport transfer, Tour guide, Activities and excursions, Additional cleaning and linen changes, Personal Laundry service, Traditional cooked food delivery, Personal driver, Doctor on Call, Security, Delivery of Personal Shopping, Organising and planning a special event (wedding, birthday, anniversary, etc.) and anything else that you might think! (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN)