There are two floors in the accommodation. On the upper floor there is the main bedroom with double bed or two separate beds depending on the guests wish, TV, wardrobe and windows with unique view to the sea and mountains. There are also another two bed bedroom with wardrobe and the main bathroom. On the same floor there is the large and sunny sitting room with astonishing view, satellite TV and fireplace. A big dinning table, where up to 10 people can be served, is next to the fully equipped kitchen. The floor, the ceiling and the doors are wooden handmade in traditional style providing as well as with the furniture (which many of them are antiques), a very cosy sense to the guests. The lower floor includes a reception hall, a guest room with double or separate beds, two sofas, closet and chest of drawers, TV, view to the yard and separate bathroom. There is also another double bed bedroom with separate bathroom. The house is warmed by central heating, but also the fireplace and the air condition may assist. During summer, although the mean temperature is quite pleasant, the strong air condition can offer more dew. The stone floor yard provides unlimited view to the sea and mountains and to city of Volos, being identical for children, relaxing, having coffee or breakfast outside or a romantic dinner watching the city lights, depending on the season.
4 beddroom, 3 bathroom traditional Mansion with Sea and Mountain Views on Pelion
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- Calendar last updated:
- 10 Dec 2018
Born, grow up and live in Thessaloniki North Greece. Occupation: Medicin doctor working in Aristotle Unversity of Thessaloniki as Asst. Professor of Urology-Andrology.
Yannis purchased this Villa in 1997
What makes this Villa unique
By choosing to spend your holidays to the traditional mansion Calliope you will ensure a wonderful stay in a high quality accommodation capable to satisfy even the most exacting guests, in the fascinating environment of the blessed mountain Pelion, which combines the beauties of a tame mountain with enchanting beaches in different exciting faces depending on the season.
100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date. 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
It is important that the guests can reach the mansion in 3-7 minutes walking, depending on where they will park, since cars are not allowed in to village’s main street, except arriving and departing and also there are no other vehicle accessible streets in the village. The main street and the center of the village, where the restaurants, café’s and traditional shops are, is only 5 minutes walking. All village’s sights and facilities are in walking distance from the mansion. Portaria village is only 4km away from Makrinitsa. More restaurants, café’s, bars, shops, a bank ATM and a pharmacy can be found there. Finally Volos city is only 20 minutes driving from the mansion. There are also frequent public transportation to Volos and two taxis in service. The beautiful, coastal city of Volos provides everything somebody may need including a modern general hospital in an emergency case.
Of course walking is the best and oldest way to discover the gorgeous nature of Pelion, as well as mountain bike and horse and donkey riding for those, who can ride! There are many amazing paths inside and around village depending on your physical endurance. For longer explorations, although there is fair public transportation and taxis in service connecting the village with the city of Volos and other villages of Pelion, the best way to go around is by car. There are many car rentals in Volos. Pelion is a unique place with many wonderful traditional villages. In Pelion surpassing beaches for swimming during summer can be paired with snow sports on the ski resort of Hania during winter. Each season is exceptional every wear, either in the villages by the beach or in the mountain villages. Also the special Pelion climate allows the simultaneous growth of all kinds of plants, flowers, trees, fruits and vegetables depending on the level above sea. Finally for the guests coming from abroad there are airports in Volos and the close city of Larisa and also railway connections. International airports are in Thessaloniki about 250km away and in Athens about 300km away.