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The island of Crete

The island of Crete is located in the centre of the eastern Mediterranean. It is the crossroad that links three cultures, Africa, Asia and Europe.Aristotle is still timely, referring to Crete he said, ''Crete has the best climate to live. It is neither too cold neither too hot''.

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Holidays in Greece

There is a Grecian holiday diamond just right for you and of course, a welcome that is as warm as the climate. With stunning beaches, traditional tavernas, ancient ruins, and vibrant routes.You can be certain that there is a holiday greek island with a character and atmosphere that suits to you as a sweet stain at your heart.

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Elounda Holidays

Elounda is ideal for people who want a seaside holiday in a place which is neither too busy nor too isolated.The earliest recorded settlement at Elounda was the ancient Greek city of Olous.The archaeological site of Olous is submerged near Elounda's salt flats and can still be seen today.

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Nov 09, 2013

The swimming pool greek house Penelope is located at the fishing village of Elounda, the magical destination of Greece and the mythical island of Crete.

Apr 06, 2013

Greek holiday house Leonidas in Crete and Greece

The traditional self catering greek holiday house Leonidas is a well preserved charmy traditional Cretan sea view house located at Elounda village, at the island of Greece, Crete. This lovely Greek house was built in 1905 and rebuilt to its present form in 1997.

Description: House Leonidas accommodates up to 3 guests: While you are resting on the queen bed of the master bedroom you will enjoy direct sea view vistas with direct access to the veranda and a single bed on the mezzanine level. House Leonidas is located at the village of Mavrikiano, a sea view village overlooking Elounda Gulf. This charming holiday house features on the ground floor a living-kitchen area with a wooden table, a stone sofa by fireplace and a bathroom with half bath and shower.
There is an ample sea view to Elounda Bay and unobtrusive view of Elounda village from the home's veranda. The veranda is covered with roof tiles for protection from the sun and wind, hosts a greek summer holiday kitchen with a 2-ring hob, sink & fridge complete with a wooden table with comfortable chairs so that to prepare a snack. You may comfortably sit at the veranda, reading a book, sipping slowly a cup of coffee or an aromatic mountain cretan herbal tea appreciating the blue sea and feel the plesant warm breeze on your skin.

Accommodation at elounda house Leonidas, will be a unique experience to you, so hurry up check the availability of your holiday house and book your accommodation online, indulge your stay.We highly recommend to stay at Leonidas at least for a week so that to explore the beauty of Elounda and the awesome island of Crete.

Special Rates: You may take advantage of our special holiday house rates. 
Location: The sandy Elounda beach is located 5 minutes walk away from your sea view holiday house. Elounda village is at walking distance approx 800 meters from your self catering house in Crete.


Elounda beaches: There are numerous of awesome beaches of sand like Kolokitha beach, Fournos beach and the famous big pebble beach of Plaka. The sandy beach Fournos is just 300 metres from the sea view houses and villas of Mavrikiano, Elounda, island of Crete. On walking distance, just 500 metres eastern there is the central sandy beach of Elounda with water sports. On December the sea temperature is 18-19°C about the same as in June. On January, February and March occur the lowest temperatures than never fall below 13°.

Elounda, is also full of fresh fish, sea front taverns that combine authentic Cretan dishes. Cretan diet is tasty and is probably the healthiest cuisine of the word. Cretans especially at Heraklion and Lasithi, consume huge quantities of antioxidant foods like extra virgin olive oil and fresh wild greens. You can also take a juice, an ice tea, a cold coffee, or a cold beer from the Kiosks or the coffee shops that operate near the beaches.


Published in Elounda Villas Crete
Jun 04, 2013

Elounda Villa, the 'Almond Tree holiday House 2', is located at Elounda, on the Greek island of Crete, What to say about this house, just this, it is overflowing positive energy.Crete island is the most interesting and beautiful island of the world. The climate, the people, the clear blue sea, the diversity of this greek island,the quality of the air, food, is unique in the world. Almond Tree House, Island of Crete, Elounda Villa.

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We would like to thank you for your preference in spending your holidays at the Traditional Villas of Crete , Elounda, Greece.

Mavrikiano , Elounda, Crete Island

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