Villa Salis

Small Luxury Stone Built Cottage House in a Quiet village with Pool and Hot Tub!

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The Villa

- Luxury house, ideal for families or couples -

  • The Villa

    The Villa

  • Pool Area

    Pool Area

  • Gazebo Bed by the pool

    Gazebo Bed by the pool

  • Our Garden

    Our Garden

  • Dining Table

    Dining Table

  • Bathroom details

    Bathroom details


The VillaLuxury house, ideal for families or couples

The unique benefits of Villa Salis are:
- Located in a quiet village but close to the city! Ideal to interact with local Cretan people and experience their hospitality!
- It has a perfect layout for small families or couples!
- The design and all the furniture indoors and outdoors, the beds and the electric devices are giving to the house a unique luxury touch.
- Free bicycles! The villa has four bicycles for our guests.
- It is stone made, so it will be cool indoors even if you do not use the air condition!
- The famous traditional tavern is just 100 meters away from the villa! It is one of the most well known taverns to locals as you can taste authentic Cretan cuisine there.
- The hospitality of the owner and his family!!

The Villa is approved by Greek Tourism Organization with license number: 1041K91003017701.


  • Garden


    Outdoor area of the house has a yard where the pool and the hot tube are located. Next to the pool, there is a dinning table and the barbecue under a pergola! The yard is highly fenced and offers a privacy to our guests!

  • Pool area

    Pool area

    You will find a 12 m² private swimming pool with wooden sun beds in the yard. There is also a hot tub for 4 people next to the pool area, one of the best spot to spend relaxing time!

  • Bedrooms


    The villa has 4 bedrooms. In the main house there are 2 bedrooms, one with 2 single beds and another one with double bed! In addition there are two separated bedrooms with double bed and en-suite bathroom. The separated bedrooms are totally independent and have their own entrance. We have also a sofa bed in the living room and a baby cot if it is necessary. All the bedrooms have orthopaedic mattresses and closet!

  • Living room

    Living room

    There is a spacious open plan living room area with satellite HDTV and fireplace in the main house. Moreover, there is a Playstation3 with games to have some fun during your stay too! All interior details are high standard throughout and creating a cozy atmosphere.

  • Kitchen


    Our fully equipped kitchen is next to the living room area with branded devices. It contains a refrigerator, an oven, a microwave, a dishwasher, a toaster, one espresso and one filter coffee machine, dishes and utensils for more than 10 people and an indoor dinning table.

  • Bathrooms


    There are 3 bathrooms in the villa. The main bathroom is in the main house with bath, shower and another separated shower space. In the 2 separated bedrooms there are an en-suite bathrooms, one with shower and the other one with a bath and shower.

  • Barbecue


    There is a barbecue area under a pergola with a gas barbecue and an outdoor dining table. We will provide you everything that you might need like gas.

  • Dining tables

    Dining tables

    There are 2 dining tables in the villa! One is in the kitchen area and the other one is in outdoor area next to the barbecue.

  • Free bicycles

    Free bicycles

    We provide you 4 free bicycles for free!

Description of The Villa

Villa Salis is a 155 square meters stone built luxury cottage house, located in a quiet small road in the village of Gonia which is 10 km away from Rethymno city and the beach!

Our small cozy villa was originally an old traditional house built in 1955 and renovated in 2014 to the form that you can see today.

Interior layout

The house has only one floor where you can find one open plan area which contains the living room area and an indoor dining table next to the fireplace and the fully equipped kitchen. In the same area there is also the entrance of two bedrooms, one with double bed and the other with two single beds and the main bathroom which has a bath with shower and a separated shower as well.

The third bedroom is totally independent and separated from the rest of the building with its own entrance, accessible from the house yard or the road. It has one double bed and an en-suite bathroom with shower. Moreover there is another independent bedroom with a double bed, its own entrance and bathroom with bath.

Outdoor area

Outdoor area of the house has a yard where the pool and the hot tube are located. Next to the pool, there is a dining table and the barbecue under a pergola!

The whole house is furnished with high quality branded furniture, electric devices and orthopaedic mattresses.
Also the outdoor area is highly fenced and offers total privacy from the nearby houses or the road!

Amenities of The Villa

Swimming pool (12 sqm) Fenced
Sun beds Sun Umbrellas
Gas BBQ Dining table
Hot Tub Free bicycles
Sitting Area  
Satellite Flat screen HDTV Air-Conditioned (living Room)
Free WiFi Internet Playstation3 with game
Washing machine Heating
Hairdryer Iron / Board
First aid kit  
Fridge / Freezer 4 ring Stove / Oven
Espresso / Filter Coffee machine Toaster / Kettle / Mixer
Microwave oven Dishwasher
Complete dishes & utensils Dining Table



Useful distances from the property to places of interest

Places of interest

Rethymno (10 km)
The renaissance town of Rethymno. A historic location where you may find many museums, food and entertainment. (Official website)

Press here to get directions from Rethymno city to Villa Salis.

Chania Airport (67 km)
The international airport in Chania is the second largest on the island and has exclusive Ryanair flights. (Official website)

Press here to get directions from Chania Airport to Villa Salis.

Heraklion Airport (93 km)
The Kazantzakis Airport in Heraklion and the largest airport in Crete serving domestic and international flights. Easy Jet has flights to this airport. (Official website)

Press here to get directions from Heraklion Airport to Villa Salis.

Traditional tavern (100 m)
Traditional taverna "Androulidakis" in Gonia village. You will be able to taste authentic traditional Cretan cuisine!
Mini market (150 m)
In Gonia village.
Supermarkets (5 km)
In Atsipopoulo village
Closest beach (10 km)
The closest beach to the villa is the long sandy beach of Rethymno.
Hospital (12 km)
General Hospital of Rethymno.

Press here to get directions from General Rethymno Hospital to Villa Salis.

Pharmacy (850 m )
In Agios Andreas village.
Plakias (30km)
A town with shops, restaurants, cafes and bars in southern Crete, many clear-water beaches around, in 30 - 40 minutes drive!

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- Useful info about the area and surroundings -

  • Area around the villa

    Area around the villa

  • Popular tavern in Gonia village

    Popular tavern in Gonia village

  • Rethymno old port

    Rethymno old port

Area around the villa

Villa Salis is located in the centre of the picturesque village Gonia, a small village surrounded by olive trees and 10 km away from the Rethymno city and the beach.
The area around the village is totally in nature and quiet! It is one of the best locations if you want to stay in a quiet village and also be close to the city and the beach!
It is also an ideal spot for daily excursions because of it central location in Crete. You can easily explore the North coast of Crete from Chania to Heraklion or drive to the South coast of Rethymno prefecture where you can find beautiful natural beaches.
The village has a mini market, a “souvlaki” grill house and a well known traditional tavern to locals just a few meters away!
The closest area where you can find shops, bakeries and supermarkets is in Atsipopoulo village which is 5 minutes away by car.

  • Beaches


  • Schinaria beach, south Crete

    Schinaria beach, south Crete

  • Many beautiful beaches around!

    Many beautiful beaches around!

  • Enjoy Cretan beaches..

    Enjoy Cretan beaches..


The closest beaches to the villa that we suggest you to visit are: The long sandy beach of Rethymno which is 10 km away from the villa. The sandy beach of Panormo village on your way to Heraklion which is 33 km away. The sandy beach of Episkopi village which is 13 km away on your way to Chania. According to the location of the villa, you have an advantage to visit the South coast of Crete where you can find some of the most amazing natural beaches of Crete like “Schinaria”, “Damnoni”, “Triopetra”, “Agios Pavlos” and "Preveli". The distance to the South coast is about 30 - 40 minutes from the villa by car.

Contact us

- Feel free to contact us on any matter or to book -