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Secluded with Superb Sea Views, completely private and not overlooked

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Gorgeous 2 Bedroom Villa Ideal For A Relaxing, Peaceful Holiday Near The Beach

Villa Kalithea sits on the hillside set in tranquil vistas of olive trees and Mediterranean wildflowers. Villa Kalithea is a modern coastal villa within walking distance of Mikros Gialos (also known as Poros) beach, several lovely tavernas and restaurants, cafés, motorboat hire and a useful mini market.

This exquisite south-east facing villa is perched on the hillside and built in such a way to ensure that wherever you sit you can enjoy gorgeous panoramic sea views out and across the vivid blue Ionian Sea and to the beautiful bay and beach of Mikros Gialos.

Villa Kalithea is completely private and not overlooked and at the same time it is close to all amenities. The sun shines on the villa from dawn until dusk and if you prefer there are plenty of shaded areas around the villa for total tranquility and relaxation.

The villa is about 20 mins walk from the unspoilt bay of Mikros Gialos and 15 mins drive from Nidri to the north and Vasiliki in the south. The villa is stylishly furnished with all the mod cons you would need to enjoy a relaxing and comfortable holiday.

Set alone, the villa is approached through wrought iron gates down a winding stone walled private drive with private parking at the entrance of the property. Upon entering, villa Kalithea opens into a large and spacious lounge/dining room with large French windows leading out onto a shaded verandah with comfortable seating for you to sit back, relax and enjoy the uninterrupted sea views. The kitchen at this comfortable villa, also on this level, is fitted in cherry wood with granite tops and includes fridge, freezer, electric hob and full oven with extractor, microwave, dishwasher, double sink, all utensils, crockery, cutlery and glasses provided the kitchen has triple aspect with stunning views. A staircase with hand rail leads to the lower level where the two spacious bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms are. The Master bedroom with two large French windows leading out to the swimming pool and the Twin bedroom with window and large French window leading out to the terrace at the front of the villa both bedrooms have outdoor seating from where you can enjoy the gorgeous views across the olive groves. There is also a utility room on the lower level with a washing machine, ironing board and iron plus clothes airer.

Villa Kalithea is air conditioned throughout and has insect nets on all windows and doors.

The 10m X 5m infinity swimming pool can be accessed from both levels and has sun chairs with outside hot and cold shower, walk in steps at one end of the pool take you to an approximate uniform depth of 2m.

There are several paved areas around the villa including a covered terrace close to the kitchen which was purpose built for the all essential summer outdoor dining with a hand built Clome oven and barbecue plus a small herb garden.

Mikros Gialos locally known as Rouda Bay has several excellent tavernas and fish restaurants. There are a handful of cafes plus a well stocked mini-market which also brings fresh bread each morning. You can reach Mikros Gialos on foot from villa Kalithea within about 20 mins and it is uphill some of the way back so perfect if you are going out for an evening meal but beware in the heat of the hot afternoons! There is motorboat hire from the beach in Mikros Gialos and we can arrange this for you if you wish. The bay is perfect for swimming and snorkelling as the water is crystal clear and there are plenty of rocky areas at the sides where you may be lucky to see starfish, hermit crabs, sea cucumbers or even an octopus!

More Details

Property Manager
Peter Knott
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Greek
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 June, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa on Poros on Ellomeno

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En suite to Master Bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En Suite to Twin Bedroom
  • En-suite bathrooms to each bedroom includes walk in power shower, WC, basin mirror and shaver point and vanity units, hair dryer.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , with en-suite bathroom and A/C plus insect nets on windows
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , with en-suite bathroom and A/C plus insect nets on windows
  • Master Bedroom with double bed, chaise longue, dressing table and spacious wardrobe. The Master bedroom is comfortable an airy with A/C and two large french doors that lead directly out to the swimming pool. There are insect nets on both doors. Twin Bedroom with two single beds plus a folding bed set up on request. The Twin Bedroom is bright and airy and has a window and large french doors that lead out to a patio with gorgeous sea views. There are insect nets on both doors.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Terrace ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Housekeeping
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Location

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Preveza (PVK) 40 mins drive
Nearest Barpub
1800 Metres
Mikros Gialos, Rouda Bay
Nearest Ferry
140 Kilometres
Igoumenitsa
Nearest Restaurant
1800 Metres
Mikros Gialos, Rouda Bay
Nearest Beach
1800 Metres
Mikros Gialos, Rouda Bay
Car: necessary

Lefkas Town, 30 mins drive, is the main commercial centre. There is a quayside road south of the causeway entrance with a busy marina. The High Street runs through the centre of town and is also known as the ‘Pazari’, this is the main street for shopping and cafes. A mid-morning coffee in the square is ideal for a break and a perfect opportunity to see the Lefkadians in ‘action’! The architecture has been mainly influenced by the Venetians and the post Byzantine traditions but also by the Turkish and the English. The houses in the main part of the town are two storey buildings, very closely packed, without yards or gardens and with narrow alleyways running between them. It is lovely to walk around the back streets of the town where you are also more likely to see the typical Lefkadian houses wrapped in brightly painted corrugated iron.

Geni, 15 mins drive, is a pretty little coastal village on the east coast with an abundance of great fish tavernas located on the water's edge.

Nidri, 15 mins drive, is the primary holiday resort on Lefkas. There are a variety of tavernas, restaurants and cafes here, also a handful of bars and a couple of nightclubs. The majority of shopping and tourist facilities are on the main street. On the seafront, known as the ‘Paralia’, you can enjoy a wonderful view of the Pringiponissa islands - amongst which is Scorpios, owned by the Onassis family.

Ag. Nikitas, 40 mins drive, on the north-west tip of the island, is a pretty little village surrounded by fabulous beaches such as Pefkoulia, Kathisma and Kalamitsi. The nucleus of the village has been placed under preservation order, thus maintaining the traditional Ionian ambience.

Syvota Bay, 10 mins drive, is in the south-east at the head of a large bay and has an outstanding natural harbour. Syvota is wonderful for an evening meal with great fish tavernas by the sea.

Vassiliki, 10 mins drive, in the south is a self-contained tourist resort with a full range of facilities. The harbour is lined with restaurants and cafés and the main street has a fair number of shops. Many sailing companies operate from here and you may hire windsurf boards on a daily or hourly basis. Vassiliki has a ferry port operating a service to Cephalonia and Ithaca.

Nidri Beach - Pefkakia

(15 mins drive) A long sandy beach dotted with restaurants and hotels on the outskirts of the town. Very good for children as it is very shallow for a relatively long way in and does not shelve steeply. There are water-sports facilities including paragliding, wakeboarding, water skiing and fun rides.

Kalamitsi Beach

(approx. 1 hr drive). One of the most beautiful beaches on Lefkas. Fine shingle dotted with rock formations and a long stretch of pure white beach. There are two small cafés and not much with regards to sun beds and beach facilities.

Porto Katsiki Beach

(approx. 40mins drive) Porto Katsiki, the best known beach, is today considered one of the most outstanding in the whole of Europe. This is a beach of exceptional beauty at the most southern tip of the island. A gorgeous shingle beach framed by high limestone cliffs and crystal-clear turquoise water. There are cafes and tavernas at the beach and sunbed facilities on the beach.

Engremni Beach

(approx. 40mins drive). 296 or so, steps lead down to this stunning beach virginal fine shingle beach. One of the top beaches in the Ionian Sea this is a must for visitors to Lefkas island. As with Porto Katsiki it is a gorgeous beach framed by high limestone cliffs and crystal-clear turquoise water.

Motorboat hire is a must as it can open up a realm of uninhabited beaches and coves. The motorboat includes the provision of a map of the boating area, buoyancy aids, flares, oars and anchors. Detailed instructions will also be given for operation and mooring and a full local back-up service is provided. There are many small deserted coves on the coast and excellent snorkelling areas where you can enjoy the local marine life such as Sea Urchins, Sea cucumbers, Red Star Fish and when overturning stones or rocks perhaps you may find Brittle Starfish or even Octopus!

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa on Poros, Ionian Islands

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Mid Season
18 Jun 2017 - 1 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,508
for 7 nights
£1,508
 
 
High Season
2 Jul 2017 - 8 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,642
for 7 nights
£1,642
 
 
Peak Season
9 Jul 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,122
for 7 nights
£2,122
 
 
High Season
27 Aug 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,642
for 7 nights
£1,642
 
 
Mid Season
3 Sep 2017 - 9 Sep 2017
6 night minimum stay
£1,292
for 6 nights
£1,508
 
 
Low Season
10 Sep 2017 - 16 Sep 2017
6 night minimum stay
£1,148
for 6 nights
£1,339
 
 
End Season
17 Sep 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,061
for 7 nights
£1,061
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Due to the unpaved road to villa Kalithea we recommend hire of a 4X4 jeep or a Fiat Panda.

Detailed driving instructions to the villa will be provided at time of booking.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 90 days before check-in date.
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