Contessa Del Mare

£657  average per night

 16 votes

Premium Beachfront Villa With Private Pool & Panoramic Sea Views From Any Angle

  • Sleeps 10
  • 4 Bed
  • 5 Bathroom
  • Children welcome
  • Private pool


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General information

  • Private pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Internet access
  • Wifi
  • Air conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Parking
  • Children welcome
  • Balcony
  • Beach towels
  • Books
  • Dining area
  • DVD Player
  • Elevator
  • Games
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron and board
  • Linens provided
  • Living room
  • Outdoor lighting
  • Pets not allowed
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Safe
  • No smoking
  • Stereo
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • Towels provided
  • Toys
  • Video games
  • Wheelchair inaccessible

Kitchen and household

  • Blender
  • Dishes and utensils provided
  • Coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Full kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Washing machine


  • Carbon Monoxide detector
  • Deadbolt lock to entrance
  • Emergency exit route
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector


  • 4KM
  • > 5KM
  • 0.1KM
  • 0.1KM
  • 0.2KM


Villa Contessa is approved by Greek Tourism Organization with license number: 1041K10003272501 & managed by "etouri vacation rental management".

Set atop the Cretan sea, the brand new Villa Contessa takes advantage of its location by offering sweeping views of the beach, the bay and the village of Panormo. The villa has an open plan that helps connect the main living spaces with the outdoors, via a large viewing deck with a pool. Additionally, all of our en-suite bedrooms have access to veranda or balconies to give all rooms unrestricted access to the impressive view. Being only a stone-throw away from the sandy beach, the villa offers a premium holiday experience and services to our guests. Enjoy tranquillity, comfort, and luxuriousness in this exquisite and unique villa.

Furnished in a combination of stylish and luxurious touches, the villa offer a perfect layout to maximize both space and views. Offering a quick access to Panormo beach, it can accommodate 8 people in beds and up to 10 if necessary.

- Indoor layout -

Entering the villa on the ground floor, there is a spacious open plan area consisting of a living room area with a sofa, satellite 50” HDTV, Playstation 4, a dining area and a fully equipped authentic kitchen with top quality fixtures and appliances. From the living room area, you have direct access to a veranda which offers exceptional panoramic views of the Cretan sea and the nearby beach. There is also a toilet located on the same floor.

Ground floor hosts a bedroom with a king bed and en-suite bathroom with shower. The bed can be transformed to be 2 single beds if needed.

Reaching the first floor through a staircase or an elevator, there are 2 bedrooms with a king bed, sitting area and en-suite bathroom. One of the en-suite bathroom has shower and the other one has shower and Jacuzzi.

Reaching the second floor (loft) through the staircase or the elevator, there is a bedroom with 2 single beds which also can be transformed to be a double bed if needed. All the bedrooms offer views to the sea from any angle, HDTV, mini bar fridge, air-condition, closet, and access to outdoor area or balconies. Additionally, all the floors are connected by the elevator which offers the perfect holiday layout in order to maximize comfort. All bedrooms have a mini-fridge.

- Outdoor area -

The beautifully landscaped outdoor area offers a variety of facilities and spots for relaxation.

More specifically our outdoor facilities include:

- A swimming pool.

- Gas barbecue

- Dining table for 8 people next to the pool.

- A variety of furnished spots (with sun beds, umbrellas, tables and chairs) for relaxing in the veranda and balconies around the villa

The whole outdoor area is totally private and fenced, offering 100% privacy to our guests.


Villa Contessa is located next to a sandy organised beach in Panormo village, a beautiful seafront village with a lovely view overlooking the Cretan Sea. It is the most central location of the island of Crete and from here you can visit the whole island. It is only 22 km from Rethymno and 56 km from Heraklion town.

Panormo has all kinds of shops such as supermarkets, pharmacies, traditional taverns, cafes, restaurants and some of the best sandy beaches in North coast of Crete and everything can be reached on foot from the house.

Additionally take advantage of the location and explore the nearby villages of Melidoni, Margarites, Eleftherna, Zoniana and Anogia where you can interact with real Cretan people and feel the Cretan hospitality. Around those villages you will also be able to see some unique sightseeing spots like the Idaion Andro cave where the Zeus was born according to Greek Mythology, the Zoniana village museum with candle statues and the cave “Sfendoni”, the well known cave of Melidoni, the traditional pottery shops in Margarites, the Ancient city of Eleftherna with its museum and many more.

Furthermore if you are looking for privileges that only a big city can offer, then Rethymno town is 22 km away and offers unique facilities and a wide variety of entertainment.

Please see below where the closest amenities can be found.

-Closest beach: 30 meters (Panormos Beach)

-Mini market: 160 meters

-Super market: 160 meters

-Bakery: 95 meters

-Butcher: 110 meters

-Fresh fish: 260 meters

-Pharmacy: 220 meters

-Tavern or restaurant: 100 meters

-Heraklion Airport: 61.9 km

-Chania Airport: 89 km

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