The villa is equipped with expensive, carefully hand-picked furniture and decoration items in earthly colours and offers all modern comforts such as flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, air-condition units and free Wi-Fi internet access. The wide windows and doors allow the unlimited view of the calm gulf to intrude inside all the areas, creating a unique atmosphere. At the same time, each floor offers a spacious veranda and modern bathrooms. The layout of the villa is found bellow in detail:
The ground level has a direct access to a large pool, to a cooling furnished veranda and to the green-grassed garden. This floor has a large sitting-room with a fire-place, a fully equipped kitchen, a gym area (with a dreadmill and a step machine), a bathroom with a shower and three bedrooms with double beds, one of which offers and en-suite bathroom. The fine aesthetics of the area, the expensive pieces of furniture and the direct contact with the clear water of the pool are the features that characterize the ground floor of Villa Mario.
Walking up a flight of stairs to the first floor of Villa Mario, the luxury goes up a level. The large kitchen is found here that offers its own veranda with a dining table for those wishing to enjoy their meal outdoors, under the colours of the sunset having the wonderful view of the gulf of Elounda in the background. The kitchen is fully equipped and offers amongst others a microware, a dish-washer and all the necessary devices.
A large open-plan area with a dining table and a sitting area dominates this floor, decorated with earthly colour shades and luxurious furniture of expensive wood materials. The unlimited views to the sea and the islet of Spinalonga is second to none in all the areas, even in the magnificent master bedroom that is found here. A kind-size bed and a large, contemporary bathroom with a tub are at guests’ disposal. A second WC is also found on this floor. Its large veranda is accessed both from the master bedroom as well as from the sitting area.
From the second floor of Villa Mario, the panoramic view is breath taking. The floor is divided into a bedroom with a double bed, a bathroom with a shower, a small kitchen, a comfortable sitting area and a spacious veranda. All the areas guarantee highly aesthetics and luxury, the two basic elements that fully describe Villa Mario.
The sense of comfort and luxury of Villa Mario is fully transferred to the outdoor areas. The property of a 4000 sq.m on the hill-side of Mavrikiano, is dominated by a green garden full of trees, ornamental plants and towering exotic palm-trees. In this dreamy scenery, the large heated pool (16x5m.) is found (heating comes with an extra charge). Next to the pool, on the green grass, comfortable sunbeds are at your disposal. Enjoy and sunbath in the Cretan sun and admire the most beautiful views in Crete: the calm waters of Elounda and the historic islet of Spinalonga. The outdoor comforts of Villa Mario are highlighted by the fully equipped BBQ in the garden, the outdoor fridge and the luxurious dining table in the cooling veranda of the villa’s ground floor.
The area of Elounda is one of the most popular sea-side resorts in Crete and the first choice for luxurious holidays on the island, offering all the necessary infrastructure in a scenery of unique beauty. Once being a small fishing village, it is a pole of attraction to hundreds of thousand villages each year, including famous VIPs of all industries. In Elounda, visitors may find restaurants, cafes, stores etc. From the small yet picturesque port of Elounda, small boats cross the gulf transporting visitors to Spinalonga on daily cruises.
Allow yourself to be charmed by the peaceful gulf with its wonderful microclimate, visit the Canal with the majestic windmills, visit the historic islet of Spinalonga, walk around the picturesque Plaka and enjoy your meal in one of the famous fish taverns, explore Ano Elounda and admire the traditional Cretan architecture, the place where served as a television shooting set for the TV adaptation of Victoria Hislop’s book The Island. All the above are within a small driving distance from Villa Mario, your luxurious base. Soon, you will discover that it is no coincidence that Elounda has been established among international celebrities as a destination choice.