This distinctive, architect designed residence, is overlooking the dazzlingly blue Mirabello gulf in Elounda, with the Island of Spinalonga and its Venetian fortresses. Nestled on a gentle slope of a mild cliff with bird’s eye views and unique rocky formations, it appeals to individuals with a taste of the unique.
The villa is crafted according to the principles of ecologically conscious design with special care by its owners, a couple, an architect and a civil engineer. Every attention has been paid to detail which is occasionally transformed into an artistic element as part of the building, or as custom crafted furniture. The project has been distinguished in an architectural exhibition and has also been published in architectural catalogues.
The building materials, such as, natural paints, special colored plaster applied on the floors, the use of the in-site excavation stone, as well as the merging of unique rock formations in the interior, are chosen in respect of the environment and the aesthetics this kind of design incorporates. Exhibited paintings from a well known local painter complete the interior atmosphere. Various gardens feature a range of carefully selected plants, local herbs and vegetables. This elegant villa is ideally appointed for calm vacations enjoying the blending of Cretan and contemporary style.
The residence consists of three levels with a 150sq.m. area and an infinity pool of 3,5 by10 m. (heated on request) with cascading waterfalls and Jacuzzi. The three bedrooms with private bathrooms can ideally accommodate 6 guests, with the possibility of two extra persons in the living room.
On the entrance level, the living and dining area with the kitchen are enjoying captivating views as they are connected to two terraces. On the second level there are two bedrooms with access to planted courtyards. One bedroom includes a king size bed, a desk and an ensuite spacious bathroom with a tub. Another bedroom hosts a double bed (separate mattresses can also be used), with a desk and an ensuite bathroom with a large shower. On the third level, there is a specially configured bedroom with an ensuite bathroom. All the beds have mattresses of excellent quality, antibacterial and anatomic topper mattresses made of latex, pillows from feathers, linen blankets and towels 100% cotton. All bathrooms feature necessities including a make-up mirror, a hair dryer, pool towels, bathrobes and amenities such as organic personal care products 100% natural and pure.
The house comes with various terraces and gardens where someone can enjoy the nature and spectacular views by gazing at the horizon during the day. Both the main terrace, which is covered by pergola, and the entrance terrace feature spacious sitting areas. The BBQ terrace, also covered by pergola, accommodates a dining table for six. The infinity swimming pool and the Jacuzzi are surrounded by a sun bathing terrace with plenty of sunloungers. Carob trees, aromatic plants and wild rock formations emerge among the gardens.
The villa is offered including a high efficiency fireplace, Hi-Fi, internet access, BBQ and a private parking. The kitchen is fully equipped with electrical appliances and a reverse osmosis water filter. The living room and bedrooms areas contain air conditioning, satellite TV, MP3 player. In terms of security, triplex glazing is installed along with a central security system and external surveillance cameras.