|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
High spec. Seven seater*, 4 Wheel Drive car can be provided as an optional extra. Please email for details.
Villa sleeps eight in four bedrooms each with ensuite facilities & air conditioning.
For those who truly appreciate 'location'. Exceptional 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom, modern Lefkada villa looking over entire bay of Mikros Gialos. Built on a beautiful site overlooking shore. Close to beach. Supremely comfortable. Thoughtfully designed real attention to detail (largest villa pool on island, hot water pool shower, electric blinds, ensuite in each room). Looking out over Mikros Gialos bay & the Islands of Ithaca & Kefalonia
• Breathtakingly dramatic views (let the photos below do the talking)
• Largest villa pool on island - infinity pool - each side of the ‘L’ shaped pool measures 15 metres long
• Panoramic views of the bay, beach, inland mountains & nearby islands of Ithaca & Kefalonia
• Air conditioning throughout. Electric sun blinds. Central heating in off season.
• Insect screens for windows & most doors
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NOTE- Ground floor bedroom and bathroom have wide access doors suitable for wheelchair users.
The owners set out to build a Lefkada villa with ‘wow’ factor & certainly succeeded. They maximised the dramatic impact of its close proximity to the water, the outstanding far reaching views & its exceptional location. They wanted to make the pool a particular feature & the local Mayor believes this is the largest (private villa) pool on the island 15 metres in each direction of the ‘L’ shaped infinity pool. The extensive glazed areas reinforce that sense of space & light whilst taking full advantage of beautiful views in all directions.
Hi-spec seven seater** 4WD car available as optional extra. .
**Note: It's a five seat vehicle with 2 additional, fold down 'jump seats' in the rear section making seven in total. For parties of eight people we can (usually!) arrange help on arrival at Preveza airport in the form of another vehicle for the transfer of people & luggage from airport to villa.
A great example of classic good design: This villa is an exceptional example of good design with close attention to detail & featuring elegant finishes such as marble floors, staircase & bathrooms. All four spacious bedrooms are ensuites & have direct access to outside terraces. Bedrooms & lounge have electrically operated external sun blinds (very useful).
Large, comfortable lounge (triple aspect to maximise close range sea views) leading to dedicated dining area & kitchen.
Kitchen located to give easy, direct access via patio doors to large, adjacent shaded terrace ideal for al fresco dining.
Kitchen & lounge are unusually spacious whilst outside, that sense of space & generous proportion is continued with extensive poolside terraces, shaded BBQ area & very large ‘L’ shaped infinity pool 15m x 15 m each side of the 'L'. Furniture is classic & comfortable, even the beds have superior mattresses. One superb feature is the pool shower with hot water as well as cold.
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Entrance hall. Large fitted kitchen (full cooking facilities) with American style fridge (ice maker), separate open plan dining area and a spacious, triple aspect lounge with comfortable furniture and accessories. One twin ensuite bedroom. Marble floors and stairs.
One twin and one double (master) bedroom all en suite.
The main bedroom suite has a bath and separate shower with a dressing area. All bedrooms and bathrooms are spacious and feature high quality fittings.
Ensuite double bedroom & terrace. Utility room. This is a self contained suite accessed from lower terrace. Where essential access from inside can be given
Custom built BBQ located under large shaded pergola. Numerous patios and dining areas with comfortable furniture. The whole outside is dominated by the magnificent infinity pool. Hot and cold pool shower. All terraces and verandas are tiled or flag stoned.
Note: The access road to the villa can be driven by normal saloon car. Sports vehicles with lowered body position or low level body trim may not be suitable.
We know Lefkada well although hadnt stayed in Mikros Gialos before. Were originally attracted by the incredible pool. Have to say the rest of the house didnt disappoint. Wonderfully comfortable property. We adored the master bedroom and ensuite. Will never forget those views. Will book again..
Huge infinity pool looking over the inky blue sea and hills, plenty of room for everyone in the well designed, spacious and spotless villa, the scent of wild rosemary growing on the hillside, a quiet pretty beach you could walk to with a generous sprinkling of Tavernas , including a great fish one and to top it all, beautiful weather. What's not to like!!! The best thing about Villa Mikros though is the wonderful service from John (Booking) right through to Adam the owners son who looked after us and the pool during our stay and helped make our stay even more pleasant. Go, you won't regret it...it was so good we came back again!
Having seen the photos of the villa my family and I fell in love with the property immediately. We contacted John who was helpful throughout the process and could not have made it easier. He is such a professional individual and a great help with all aspects of the booking. He maintained contact throughout the booking so we knew exactly where we stood at all times - thank you John! I also spoke to Neil (the owner) and again he could not have done more for us – email contact, all of our requests met, confirmations when promised – thank you Neil. Having booked the property our expectations grew by the day, we were not disappointed!
As many have said before me, the photos do not do the property and area justice - it really is out of this world and it felt such a privilege to be staying there and waking up to 'that' view every morning. The villa is simply incredible and has everything that you could ever require. The layout of the villa works so well and you can see the level of planning that has gone into this to ensure that their guests comfort is paramount at all times. The pool is amazing, large, warm, clean (thanks James - I'll come to you later), the outside area perfect, sun all day, shade to dine, seats to watch the sun go down over the mountains, I could go on and on..
The villa itself is comfortable, spacious and immaculate and James (the owners Son who maintains their properties) was brilliant. He met us at the airport and showed us back to the area and explained everything about the villa and the lovely Mikros Gailos. He came twice a week to clean the pool and could not have been more helpful with any request or information that we required. A really nice guy as well, we enjoyed many a coffee whilst he was working away! He met us on the morning of our unwanted departure and accompanied us to the airport where he made sure that the hire car was returned to the right place and took us into the airport to make sure that we knew exactly where we were going – thank you again James!
I would thoroughly recommend this property and the village. The people are so friendly! There are some fantastic restaurants serving local cuisine. The beach & sea beautiful and clean. We hired a boat from NIdri, a great way to see other islands and pop into tavernas for a quick beer.
Thanks John, Neil, James and the people of Lefkada for ensuring that our holiday was one that we will never forget and one that we will hopefully repeat very soon!
Great villa with an excellent pool and views. We stayed here for a week with our family, the kids particularly liked the huge and nicely shaped pool from which one has great infinity views of the bay. House is in great shape and the owners are helpfull.
A fantastic villa in the most beautiful location. The view was amazing and the pool totally enticing. The kitchen was well equipped and there was a large fridge/freezer with ice machine to keep the wine and beer nicely chilled. Suffice to say, we never moved from the spot except to go down to one of the local tavernas each evening - these were very good value with always locally caught fish available. The friendly supermarket sold everything we needed for our alfresco lunches by the pool. A place to totally relax, with Poros beach and village just a short journey away. All in all, we wish we could have stayed all Summer! A villa we would certainly return to.
The villa is great, nicely designed, very high standard on finishes, furniture, etc..and has everything you need for a comfortable stay. From the road descending to the beach, you get to the villa after a few hundred meters on a track road, have to drive slowly with a normal car as we had, best would be a 4wheeler.
The views are stunning, overlooking the bay and the southern Ionian islands. A big plus for the pool which is enormous, very clean and for the pool area with comfortable sitting in the shade. This is the area we have used the most when home.
The owner was very friendly and helpful, gave as good info on everything we asked.
Mikros Gialos beach is a clean pebble beach with clear waters and, a good thing, is not crowded comparing to the other beaches we went on the island. There are a few tavernas along the beach with simple and good quality food, I would recommend Rouda, nice owners and you can eat outside under the trees next to the beach.
To summarize, we were extremely delighted with the stay
The villa was amazing, spacious inside and out, spotlessly clean, very well equipped and in a gorgeous location. The pool is fantastic - you won't be disappointed. All pictures and descriptions were accurate and all arrangements with the owner went perfectly. The only problem was that a week was just too short a time to fully enjoy the villa and island in general! We went for a standard hire car which was OK but would probably go for a 4x4 next time.
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Beautiful villa in walking distance of Mikros Gialos bay on Lefkada Island.
We try to avoid using the words “luxury villa” as inevitably their interpretation / definition can vary depending on the reader. With this Lefkada villa we’d simply refer to it as a superbly designed, (genuinely) spectacular property in an unconditionally breathtaking location. We don’t use these words lightly. The villa also has (so we’re told by the Mayor) the largest villa pool on the island.
The (totally) unspoilt Geek island of Lefkada (Lefkas) combines crystal clear waters, beautiful beaches (European Blue Flag), lush wooded mountain valleys and perfect sailing in calm waters. Quality tavernas, relaxing by your pool, snorkelling in the clear waters of the bays, excellent sailing and exploring the inland villages are some of the ways to spend your holiday time on Lefkada.
This Lefkada villa is in one of the most privileged settings on the island overlooking the beautiful sheltered bay of Mikros Gialos renowned for its beach and tavernas. Although not strictly a ‘waterfront villa’ (cant step from villa onto beach) it’s very close to the water as you can see from the photos.
This villa has panoramic sea views stretching from Mikros Gialos bay out to the islands of Ithaca and Kefalonia making this a very dramatic location. There are several impressive Lefkada villas however this is a property which is hard to tear yourself away from. For those who want to explore the coastline, there are many incredible coves and bays nearby.
“Mikros” combines several rare ingredients to create an unforgettable holiday villa experience. The setting. The proximity to the water. The quality of build. The attention to detail of its design. And not forgetting, the stunningly beautiful bay of Mikros Gialos. To envisage a more perfect setting and luxuriously appointed holiday villa would be difficult.
This large air conditioned villa with infinity pool sits on a hillside overlooking the picture-postcard bay of Mikros Gialos. Above Mikros Gialos bay lies the sleepy village of Poros. Poros is a quintessentially, picture postcard, Greek country village with church on the hillside and numerous exceptionally quaint rural house houses (many with beehives in their gardens for producing the local honey).
Mikros Gialos is a horseshoe shaped bay in the south of Lefkada island. The exceptionally picturesque beach is excellent for swimming and snorkelling. From the bay, the beach and the villa there are clear, far-reaching views out to the open sea and the beautiful nearby islands of Ithaka and Kefalonia.
Mikros Gialos bay has several (extremely good) tavernas as well as a useful ‘mini-market’ type shop. These can be reached on foot, approximately twelve minutes walk from the villa (uphill on the way back!). Beyond Mikros Gialos and Poros are numerous beautiful and completely unspoilt villages and harbours (superb if you like photography) such as Sivota Bay, Vassiliki Bay, Vlycho and Nidri town. Nidri (approx twenty minutes) is a particularly useful town with numerous shops, restaurants, cafes, banks, post office, car hire and ferries leaving for Meganissi island. There are also several boat hire centres, sailing schools and water sports centres here. Maybe hire a boat and motor across to Meganissi or one of the tiny islands nearby.
For those wising to explore more of Lefkada Island, their effort will be rewarded with a rich selection of some of the best beaches in Greece including Milos Beach , Pefkoulia Beach , Egremeni and Porto Katsiki , Nidri (Nydri) Kalamitsi Beach , Kathisma Beach, Agios Ioannis, Agios Nikitas, Nikiana Vassiliki, Porto Katsiki . Beautiful unspoilt Lefkada villages worth visiting include: Tsoukalades, Nikiana, Lygia, Meganisi, Agios Nikitas, Sivota Vassiliki, Karya, Kalamitsi.
In addition to relaxing at your villa or enjoying the superb Lefkada beaches, visitors can enjoy several boat trips, walking, cycling, motor boat hire, scuba diving, sailing or just exploring at your own pace by hiring a car or boat. (Given the location of this villa so close to the bay We thoroughly recommend hiring a boat).
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Car as optional extra.
High spec, seven seat (see notes below re car), air conditioned, 4WD car available as an extra (please email for details)
(If more than 5 in your group a second small car may be required -see notes below).
Mid stay linen change & housekeeper cleaning on all rentals of 2 weeks or more.
Complementary welcome hamper on arrival.
Card payments subject to modest charge