SERENITY HOUSE is a three story luxurious villa which has four bedrooms , four bathrooms, a fully fitted kitchen, WIFI with Apple TV and surround sound BOSE system, an outdoor pool and BBQ, olive trees and a large and sumptuous covered veranda. You can be at the beach which has four bars (one with a plunge pool) in less than 5 minutes or choose to lounge by your own private pool. There is a huge covered & fully tiled veranda with comfortable outdoor sofas and loungers - this offers much needed shade in the summer. The BBQ is fully equipped and has it's own sink and separate seating area. Nightlife is only a few minutes drive to the exclusive area of Sandova beach. Or stay closer to home and wander through the village picking figs and grapes on your way. Stop at George's Cafe and have a frappe - a place where time stands still with the only sounds being the clacking of Greek worry beads.
Classics lovers can find a vast array of sites - some well known like Ancient Olympia and some unknown - but just as fascinating, and all only a short drive away.
Hiking for both the experienced and inexperienced walker can be found 20 minutes away in the Tayegatos mountain range.
For more information about this stunning and historical region please read: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peloponnese
*Closest airport is Kalamata- 30 minutes away.
Seasonal international flights have been scheduled to fly directly to Capt. V. Constantakopoulos Airport of Kalamata (KLX) from Athens International Airport and many European destinations.
Aegean Airlines will continue to connect Germany, Russia, Ukraine and Sweden with Kalamata Airport, offering direct flights from cities such as Munich, Düsseldorf, Moscow, Rostov, St. Petersburg, Kiev and Stockholm and Paris.
Condor, a German based no frills global airline will connect now Germany to International airport of Kalamata (KLX) for 2014 as well. Routes from Stuttgart, Düsseldorf, Munich and Frankfurt will make it easier to reach Messinia.
Air Berlin / FlyNiKi
Air Berlin / FlyNiki is flying to Kalamata from Vienna, at times allowing for convenient connections with feeder flights from Hamburg, Düsseldorf, Hannover, Frankfurt, Nuremberg, Munich, Zurich and Paris.
A direct flight from Vienna will start operating from May , flying once a week each Sunday.
Scandinavian Airlines will continue to operate a direct Flight from Oslo, Norway, to International Airport of Kalamata. The flight will be available every Saturday,
easyJet will operate twice a week direct flights from London Gatwick, each Thursday and Saturday, whereas from July 3rd flight will be added each Tuesday.
Thomas Cook Airlines
Thomas Cook Airlines, is a British charter airlines based in Manchester and for 2015 it will continue to operate a direct charter flight from Manchester & Gatwick to Kalamata Airport.
Starting from May 2015, Ryanair will offer a direct flight from Milano Bergamo to Kalamata, twice a week, every Tuesday and Saturday.
Starting from April 2015, Transavia will offer every Monday a charter flight from the airport of Schiphol in Amsterdam directly to Kalamata airport.
Travel Service is a private airline company offering charter flights from Czech Republic. During summer 2015, a charter flight from Prague to Kalamata will be offered every Monday from June 2015.
Astra Airlines, a Greek airline based on Thessaloniki, will offer during summer 2014 direct flights from Thessaloniki to Kalamata Airport, twice a week.
Please check all national carrier sites for flights to Athens
ABOUT THE HOUSE
The decor is contemporary although the villa has traditional Greek elements such as tile, wood, marble & stone. The furnishings are upmarket and stylish and have been chosen with both care and an eye for design.
On the ground floor there is a fully tiled hallway which leads to a lounge and dining area. The lounge has comfortable sofas, a cable TV and DVD player and Apple TV with a sourround sound BOSE System. The kitchen is fully fitted with a fridge/freezer, a four ring hob and oven, toaster, dishwasher and kettle. This leads straight onto the large verandas with a table and chairs to eat Al-Fresco and a great outdoor sofa and chairs. Bedroom 1 has two single beds. Fitted robes. There is a shower room and toilet on this floor.
The first floor is reached via a lovely marble staircase and leads to the Master Suite with a sumptuous queen bed, huge modern bathroom and a veranda with panoramic 360 views of sea and mountains. Bedroom 3 has two single beds, and an en-suite bathroom. There is a cute balcony with spectacular views that will take your breath away.
In the lower ground floor there is Bedroom 4 with a queen size bed, a fully fitted bathroom and a useful patio area. Close by is a fig tree - help yourself - they are delicious for breakfast with Greek yogurt. Along the corridor is a washing machine and dryer . Here is also the 'Games' room with the Wii and a selection of games.
Outside is the pool with a shallow end for the children and a shower. There is a large BBQ and seating area along with a pretty landscaped garden and covered car port. There are a number of olive trees which provide shade along with delicious olive oil which is provided in plentiful quantity for you to enjoy. (Children should be supervised at all times and no diving in the shallow end).
Everyone comments that the best part of the house is the unusually large covered veranda. We guarantee that you will spend lazy days there soaking up the view, feeling the breeze from the sea and generally being serene and relaxed.
There are plenty of games including a Wii and table tennis and also a choice of pool toys to use. There is also a generous book library and a good selection of DVDs to watch through the BOSE TV stereo system.
WiFi and Air con
OTHER USEFUL INFORMATION
*The house is on a small but accessible road
*Nearest Mini market is 5 minutes walk. Closest supermarket is 20 minutes away in Kalamata
*Nearest Tavernas are 5 minutes walk
*In case of emergency, Kalamata hospital is 30 minutes away
*Closest airport is Kalamata- 30 minutes away.
Cleaning service provided twice a week
Mosquito repellent in all rooms
Good selection of DVDs incluing children's DVDs are provided and can be viewed thorugh the BOSE sounds system
POD docking station provided
Full set of crockery and cutlery provided
Outdoor dining seats 8
BBQ seating seats approx 12