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Family oriented beachfront villa in traditional village setting

People14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Space 2,475 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 14 nights

Overview

About the property

5 bedroom, 4 bathroom, on the beach

Nafpaktos. Situated on the north shore of the Corinthian gulf, it is one of Greece's most naturally beautiful locations. The landscape combines both mountainous terrain covered in rich vegetation on the north side, and to the south, a long coastal shore boasting numerous amazing shallow-water beaches with turquoise-blue waters. As if this was not enough, the area is surrounded and bound by ancient history. The city of Nafpaktos itself has a long history leading back to before the ancient Peloponnesian wars, and its castle-fortress is one of the best preserved in Greece. A plethora of historical sites surround this area at every step, almost towards any direction. Only a few kilometers to the east, up in the mountains lie the ruins of the ancient temple of Delphi. The oracle that presided there in ancient times was considered the most important in all of classical Greek history, and visiting is a ''must'' even in modern times...

Villa Thalassa & Anemos which is comprised of the home Thalassa on the ground level, and the home Anemos on the upper level (rented together as one), is located right on the beach, 10 meters from the sea, on one of the best points within Skaloma village. It offers its guests total relaxation in a traditionally restored village setting, boasting a magnificent view of the sea with the backdrop of the Peloponnesian mountains.

The villa was designed with large groups and families with children in mind, aesthetically and practically speaking. The large out-door lawn garden and patio with dining table are perfect for relaxing while keeping one eye on the kids playing outside, and the other on the mesmerizing view. The fact that the beach is 10 meters away makes the convenience of taking a dip in the clear waters literally whenever you feel like it irresistible!

Home Thalassa on the ground-level boasts 1 master bedroom, 1 single/semi double bedroom, and a child-favorite loft with two single beds. The open-plan living room with fireplace has a wonderful garden-sea view along with the indoor dining area suitable for 6+2 persons, and a fully equipped kitchen awaits family cooking. The whole home’s style is simple but stylish, encouraging serenity and relaxation.

Home Anemos’s décor and style continues with the aura of relaxation on the upper level. The home has 2 large bedrooms, an open-plan living room, also with a fireplace, an indoor dining area for 4+2 persons, and a fully equipped kitchen waiting to be used while cooking with local ingredients. Finally, this home’s perk is a lovely balcony surrounded by lush vegetation on one side, and a marvelous sea view of the other.

If the calm village setting is not your cup of tea, you have had your fill of kayaking (provided at the villa), and have tried all the local taverns, you are in for a real treat, as the surrounding area is one of the more intriguing in Greece. Within a comfortable driving range you can find yourself dinning at a variety of fresh fish restaurants in the neo-classical village of Galaxidi, walking through the old fortified Venetian harbor of Nafpaktos, or marveling at the ruins of ancient Olympia or the Temple of Delfi. Feel like a change of scenery? The beautiful renowned mountain-village of Arachova is an hour’s drive away. The variety of historical and cultural attractions in the area is staggering. Thus, take your pick, choose your style, and begin your vacation in Nafpaktos!

Approval for rent and controlled by National Tourism Organization (EOT): ΜΗΤΕ: 1354Κ10000234601

More Details

Property Manager
Alex
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Greek, Please feel free to use any language you prefer.
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 July, 2017

About Alex

www.BlueWindow.net

Specializing in personal customer service. We are a family enterprise, and for this reason we have the luxury of taking care of our customers in a way that global travel agency franchises simply cannot.

Why Alex chose Fokis

On the beach, village setting, amazing view and convenience

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Dorida in Phocis

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2475 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • village
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , en-suite in bedroom 1
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En-suite in Bedroom 3
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , en-suite in Bedroom 2
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , Loft - Air Conditioned
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Single Bed , Very large single bed - Can be used for 2 people
    Bedroom 3 - 3 Single Bed , en-suite, Air Conditioned
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , en-suite, Air Conditioned
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , en-suite, Air Conditioned
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

4.8/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

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Family oriented beachfront villa in traditional village setting
average rating of 4.8 based on 5 reviews
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5

Skaloma- the best of Greece

  • 5 of 5

Everything was perfect. The house is on the sea shore, backed by green mountains. The sea was perfect for swimming, the view fabulous, the Korinth golf, the Peloponnese across the golf, the Rio-Antirio bridge.

The house is very spacious, we were 8 but it could accommodate more family members. There is a lot of common space and enough privacy for everybody. The description was exact but what we found was better. Perfectly organized and maintained. The owners, Zeta and Kostas were very welcoming and very friendly.

We swam a lot, traveled to Nafpactos, Galaxidy and Delphi, all very nice and interesting and drove to a show in Patras Roman Odeon.

We ate very well. The restaurants recommended by the owner were very good, and the restaurant of Maria Loy with an innovative touch in the Nafpactos port is also worth a recommendation. We also liked the traditional taverns in the whole region and the lunch menu of fried anchovies (gavros) and calamari in the beach bar of Skaloma. We also cooked at home and the supper equipped kitchen made thinks easy.

We definitely recommend the villa to all vacation lovers.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Tamara and Israel, and good to hear from you! We are all delighted that you enjoyed your visit to Greece and your stay at our villa so much. It is also great that you took advantage of the surrounding area and all it has to offer. Thank you very much for your positive, comprehensive, and so descriptive review. I'm sure that it will prove very helpful to future guests, and us of course. You have been a pleasure to converse with from the first email, and a wonderful guest. We absolutely hope to hear from you again soon! Kind regards, Alex, Kostas and Zeta
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4

Very confortable house, direct on the beach

  • 4 of 5

Confortable house, very clean and well equiped.

Direct access to the sea, nice beach with clear water in a typical greek bay.

The owners were really charming and gave us a warmfull welcome.

A lot of simple and sympathical taverns 2km arround.

Mostly greek tourists, very few foreigners, gives a typical and unforgettable atmosphere.

The house is ideal for 11-12 people.

There is a street between the garden and the sea, with low trafic. Several merchants (fruits, vegetables, ice, bread) are passing by all day long, with good price and quality: you don't need need your car.

There is a sea canoe (2 places), great for parents and teenagers.

Delphes is just 1 hour from here: we had a great day-trip, visiting the site in the morning (a must!), having lunch in the incredible ski-station Anchova, discovering the beautiful Monsatery Osios Loukas, and have a last promenade and excellent seafood on the nice little port of Galaxidi.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello and thank you so much for your descriptive and positive review! We are very happy that you had such an enjoyable stay and took advantage of the sourrounding area as well. We definitely hope to hear from you again in the future! Kind regards, Alex
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5

Greece at its best

  • 5 of 5

A lovely house, in its own garden but almost on the beach, with marvellous views over the Gulf of Corinth to the mountains opposite. Thalassa and Anemos are spacious, clean and comfortable, and equipped with everything needed to make a holiday enjoyable. Kostas and Zeta couldn't be more helpful and friendly. Skaloma is peaceful and beautiful. There are excellent traditional tavernas a few minutes drive away, as well as good supermarkets and a fabulous bakery. For anyone not wanting to leave the village, most food items can be bought from mobile bakers/fruiterers etc. who pass right by the front of the house on a regular basis. For the more energetic, there are lots of ancient sites to visit - Delphi and Olympia to name but two. The drive from Athens was very straightforward, the weather was perfect, everyone was extremely friendly, we didn't want to come home after our ten day stay, would thoroughly recommend this property and can't wait to return!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your so detailed, descriptive, and positive review. It will certainly be helpful to us as well as future guests. Most of all, we are very happy that you enjoyed your visit and your stay at our villa. It is always a pleasure to welcome groups and families such as yours, and we definitely hope to hear from you again soon! Kind regards, Alex
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5

wonderful place

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful villa with a big garden, fully accommodated, next to the sea in a relaxing bay. Friendly people ready to provide a good customer service.

Close to the town of Nafpactos you have the opportunity for night life.

We spent two months there. I definitely recommend it for vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Ioanna, we are very happy that you were so pleased with your stay at the villa. Thank you for your very positive and detailed review, it is very helpful to us and to future guests. We hope to hear from you again in the near future! Kind regards, Alex
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5

extraordinary quality home,

  • 5 of 5

The house is perfect, in front of the sea and so quiet. Zeta & Kostas, the owners are so sympatic, they care of you, everything is perfect. Presents to welcome you, best advices to enjoy your stay, they rent a family house and welcome you not as client but as family member. The area is beautiful and the sea is in front of the house. Perfect with young child.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad that you had a good time at the villa, and thank you very much for your generous review. I'm sure that it will be helpful to other guests. We hope to hear from you again in the near future! Kind regards, Alex
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Location

Nearest Airport
80 Kilometres
Araxos Airport
Nearest Barpub
150 Metres
Within Village
Nearest Restaurant
150 Metres
Within Village
Nearest Beach
10 Metres
its on the beach!
Car: recommended

Within a comfortable driving range you can find yourself dinning at a variety of fresh fish restaurants in the neo-classical village of Galaxidi, walking through the old fortified Venetian harbor of Nafpaktos, or marveling at the ruins of ancient Olympia or the Temple of Delfi. Feel like a change of scenery? The beautiful renowned mountain-village of Arachova is an hour’s drive away. The variety of historical and cultural attractions in the area is staggering.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Dorida, Central Greece

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
 
July - August 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,475
for 5 nights
From
£295
 
 
September 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,207
for 5 nights
From
£241
 
 
October 2017
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
£894
for 5 nights
From
£179
 
 
May 2017
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
£894
for 5 nights
From
£179
 
 
June 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
£961
for 5 nights
From
£192
 
 
July - August 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,475
for 5 nights
From
£295
 
 
September 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,207
for 5 nights
From
£241
 
 
October 2018
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
£894
for 5 nights
From
£179
 
 
My Standard Rate
14 night minimum stay
£2,378
for 14 nights
From
£170
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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