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OLEA architecture

Olea Villas are designed by Aristomenis Varoudakis, one of the most famous architects in Crete, using local materials of wood, stone and glass combined with traditional yet modern craftsmanship. They are an architectural delight, featuring airy rooms with large windows bringing nature to you. The interiors mix simple elegance and beautiful design with comfort and luxury.

OLEA location

Loutraki is a small cove on the southern tip of the Akrotiri peninsula in Chania. Close to the city, yet it feels like you are far away from it. Within walking distance from the villas and protected from strong winds, there is a quiet sandy beach, great for everyone.  Nearby there are also more beaches to explore within Marathi Bay. It is the perfect location for your relaxing, peaceful, getaway vacation.

OLEA beach

Within walking distance from Olea Villas a sandy beach with crystal clear turqoise waters awaits you. Enjoy your swim or have a greek salad at the seaside restaurant. If you feel adventurous, you could also explore the cove with a sup board. Furthermore, Marathi Bay is located only 1.8km from Olea Villas, with more seaside options:three amazing beaches for you to explore or to discover the local gastronomy at the beachside tavernas.


“There was really nothing, that would have made our holiday more perfect. Our kids asked to live at Oleas forever – we guess, there could not be a greater compliment”

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“I’ve been in Crete approx. ten times before but have never seen a house like this! It’s like the pictures – just better!”

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“I really mean it when I say that everything was PERFECT….This is the first time that the villa itself is more beautiful than the promotional pictures!”

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“If you’re wondering if the pictures are too good to be true, we can assure you that’s not the case! What you see is what you get! “

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“We fell in love of this fantastic villa the first time we laid eyes on its pictures….When we got there we realised it is far better than in the pictures 🙂 “

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“What really made the stay even more special was the personal service from the owners. They could not do enough for us…..”

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“One word describes it: Perfect! Architectural gem, …. I tried to find something that can be improved, but I failed…..”

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“After a lot of time on google, we stumbled upon the Olea Villas and we skeptical that they could be as wonderful as the pictures suggest … and they really are.”

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