Geraniotis Villa

History of the Villa

The villa was completed with the renovation of the family ancestral home that was built in 1760-1790 according to the family history and testimonies of elderly villagers.
The field on which is built the house called  ” HOREFTRA ” , is the part that people were dancing in a happy event in the village such as wedding or celebration.

In the courtyard of the house there are two wells. One of them called << PIGADA >> was for years the only source of drinking water for the villagers.
The house was built by the priest Andrea Papadogiorgakis and his wife Katerinaki, who built (1750-1790) and the church of the Nativity of the Virgin Mary that is outside Gerani, going for Loutraki village.
At home he was born their son Ioannis Papadogiorgakis or Geraniotis who spearheaded the struggles of the Cretan revolution along with Chalides and other leaders of the struggles for the liberation of Crete by the Turks.
Over the years the house was inhabited, made and brought up several generations of the family Geraniotis. During 1900-1950 part of the house operated as a store area.
The house remained in the family until now ,renovated, keeping traditional elements from the past, reflecting all the modern comforts and creating Villa Geraniotis which can be the ” home ” of our visitors to Crete.
With respect to our history and the environment, we offer our guests a space for a comfortable luxury stay, friendly atmosphere and Cretan hospitality.

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LOCATION

LOCATION & MAP

Villa Geraniotis is located in the center of the quiet ,seaside, traditional village of Gerani in the municipality of Platanias. The village is surrounded by olive and orange trees and is ideal for both relaxation and for walks and touring in nature.
In the same neighborhood, next to the villa is available traditional grocery and local cafe where you can enjoy traditional refreshments, coffee, drinks and light food.In the village there are bakery, super market, restaurants, hairdresser, butcher, doctor, pharmacy etc.
There is also a traditional oil press where during the months of November to January you can watch the Cretan olive oil production process, internationally recognized for its nutritional value.
The Villa is just 1500 meters from the sea in Gerani where visitors can enjoy the clear blue waters of the Cretan sea.In the village there are the church of Agios Eleftherios, the Evaggelistria  and several country churches like the small country church of the Nativity of the Virgin Mary whose history is directly linked to the history of the house and family Geraniotis.
And what really characterizes our village is the hospitality of its residents, family and friendly atmosphere that is transmitted to local or visitor.

The villa is just 2.5 km from Platanias , the most popular destination of Chania in recent years and with great choice in food and fun for adults and children.

USEFULL  DISTANCES

PLATANIAS  CENTRE   2,90  km , CHANIA CITY   14  km , VENECIAN PORT OF CHANIA   14 km , AIRPORT CHANIA    34  km , PORT SOUDA-CHANIA   21 km , HERAKLION   153 km ,  AIRPORT HERAKLION   153 km , GENERAL HOSPITAL CHANIA   15 km

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ACCOMMODATION

OUR VILLA

BENEFITS

Villa Geraniotis is built on a plot of 900 sq m and the building is 154 sq m .
The villa is spread over one level ( flat ) , includes 3 bedrooms , 2 toilets with shower , kitchen with living room and TV , a second living room with TV and extra bed and can accommodate up to 8 people.
The villa is very sunny, bright, built of stone and kept warm in winter and cool in summer.
Square meters of interior spaces:
Bedroom 1: 14,20 sq m ( 4.30 χ 3,30 ), , with door to the terrace
Bedroom 2:  12,90 sq m ( 4,35 χ 2,95 )
Bedroom 3: 12,90 sq m ( 4,70 χ 2,75 ), with door to the terrace
Bathroom 1: 6,70 sq m ( 4,80 χ 1,40 )
Bathroom 2: 5,60 sq m ( 2,85 χ 1,95 )
Kitchen Living room: 28,30 sq m ( 6,5 χ 4,35 ), with door to the terrace
Living room : 28,30 sq m ( 6,5 χ 4,35 ), with door to the terrace
Exterior square meters
Terrace entrance: 50  sq m
Pool terrace : 48 sq m
corner BBQ : 30  sq m
Pool stand : 45  sq m
Parking lot : 70 sq m
gardens : 270 sq m
Kitchen garden : 15 sq m

INCUDING SERVICES

• Welcome basket with traditional Cretan products
• Cleaning service day by day except Sunday
• Linen change twice in the week
• Pool maintenance and garden support at least twice in the week
• Branded natural toiletries
• Free wireless and wired internet access
• Garden , ΒΒQ corner
• 2 pools
• Free use of at least two bikes for sightseeing in the village and surrounding area
• Free parking place for 3 cars
• Possibility of 24 communication

INTERIOR SERVICES

• Central Air Conditioning throughout
• Safe deposit box
• Alarm security
• Oven SMEG
• Electric hotplates SMEG
• 2 refrigerators SMEG
• Washing Machine – clothes dryer
• Dishwasher
• Full kitchen equipment
• Microwave, coffee filter, espresso machine , toaster , kettle
• Satellite TV
• Lap top
• DVD machine
• LCD TV
• Game machine ( XBOX)
• First aid box
• Cotton sheets
• Spacious closets
• Bathrobes. Slippers, hairdryer
• Anti- allergic pillows
• Mattress high quality
• Exclusive interior décor

EXTERIOR SERVICES

• Marvelous garden with aromatic and local plants
• Kitchen garden
• Pool ( 11×4) meters (heated )
• Children pool 2.30 meters diameter circular
• Dining area
• Comfortable sitting
• BBQ corner (charcoal grill, wood oven, eyes with gas, sink, dining table, workbench)
• Terraces with pergolas traditional handmade Kalamoti
• Free parking place for 3 cars
• Pool towels
• Sunbeds
• Ping pong
• 2 pieces outdoor sports

SERVICES WITH EXTRA CHARGE

• Pre – stocking service according your order
• Executive chef
• Massage and beauty therapy
• Hair and nail care
• Personal trainer
• Car rental
• Transfer from airport or port
• Baby sitting
• Private party or dinner (birthdays, anniversary .. )
• Boat tours
• Organized excursions all over CRETE
• Water sports
• Battler service
• Doctor on call
• Laundry

Bedroom 1 

Bedroom 2 

Bedroom 3 

 

The villa was completed with the renovation of the family ancestral home…

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The villa was completed with the renovation of the family ancestral home…

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