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Villa Kallisto Luxury 4 bedrooms 4 bathrooms ,sleeps 10, with breathtaking views

Bedrooms 4
Space 1,937 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

10 minutes walk to a little secluded sandy beach

Villa Kallisto (the greek meaning of Kallisto is the beautiful one ) is set in an elevated position, with panoramic views on the edge of the picturesque Village . Set within its own walled landscaped gardens,the villa is tastefully decorated,and has everything you need for a luxurious, and relaxing holiday. The villa comprises of two self contained ground and first floor luxury accommodation for up to five guests,or as a whole villa for up to ten guests, ideal for LARGE GROUPS & WEDDING PARTIES

FACILITIES: Swimming pool; Air Con; Sat tv channels ; ipod docks;FREE WiFi; Gardens & BBQ ; Maid service; Linen & towels provided, Complimentary welcome packs.

ACCOMMODATION:Two fully equipped kitchens,Luxurious lounge & dining rooms, balconies with breathtaking SEA VIEWS over to the island of Zante .Each lounge includes leather settees, Smart TVs Apple airplay ,DVD players,4 bedrooms all with balconies with either sea or mountain views; Master bedrooms includes two en-suite bathrooms, one with full size bath ideal for small children , main bathrooms with walk in showers.

There are many wonderful walks around the villa,The harbour and beach of Pessada are only a 10 minutes walk away.Saint Gerasimos monastery with its amazing interior is a 15 min drive away.A trip to the Mellisani Lake and the Drogorati Cave are worth a visit, Saint George Castle is a10 min drive. We can allso recommended on request a local private chef for that ' SPECIAL OCCASION ' at the villa,for less than Taverna prices.The villa is perfect for large and small parties,such as one or two families holidaying together or a group of friends.Because the villa has 2 kitchens, 2 lounge,4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and number of dining areas which will give you and your party great flexibility during your stay.

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Member since: 2008
Speaks English
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Calendar last updated:
22 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Pesada in Livathou

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1937 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Thermos Flask
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • En-Suite Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Main Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 1st floor en-suite has a bath and a shower,en-suite ground floor and two other bathroom have showers
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
    Master - 1 Double Bed
    Second Master - 1 Double Bed , Ensuite master bedroom with balcony
  • MASTER BEDROOMS also includes wardrobes, en-suite bathroom, balconies with sea views and safety deposit boxs. SECOND BEDROOMS also includes wardrobes and balconies with mountain views. Travel Cot are provided at no extra cost. All bedrooms and lounges are fully air conditioned.
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Large Cooler
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 8 deck chairs
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Singles
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
We are now taking bookings for 2018&2019) THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL FEES TO PAY We can cater for two separate living accommodations, or hire of the whole villa sleeping up to 10, allowing a larger group,and WEDDING PARTIES the opportunity to holiday together, but also have the privacy of a separate living accommodations .Car hire is recommended and would enhane your visit to the island, we can assist in finding the right car at the right price on request. Welcome Pack is provided.From May 2012 the villa has FREE WiFi .


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Villa Kallisto Luxury 4 bedrooms 4 bathrooms ,sleeps 10, with breathtaking views
average rating of 4.894737 based on 19 reviews

Fantastic Villa on a beautiful Island!

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic villa with 2 separate apartments. We stayed with our family, 8 of us in total including our 2 year old and our 9 month old and it was ideal with everything you would need! We loved kefalonia and this was a perfect location for exploring the rest of the island. We will definitely be back! Thanks to Mike for all the advice/ information before and during the stay!

  • Review Submitted: 11-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you hannah for your lovely review very pleased to hear you had such a lovely holiday and the Villa met all your expectations ,your party where the earliest guests that we have ever had arriving in late March /April and I’m sure it will be a great help to future guests to hear your comments ,we look forward to you returning to the Kefalonia I would love to have you back staying with us .Best wishes Mike and Eileen
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Merseyside, England

Amazing family holiday

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at Villa Kallisto and we were not disappointed!

Myself, partner and our 2 year old daughter thoroughly enjoyed a lovely week late September. The villa was again beautifully clean, well equipped and the weather was amazing. We visited last year in May and enjoyed the villa and the island so much that we decided to come back in September. The weather was even better than in May and our daughter loved the pool that much we had trouble getting her out!!

It was really nice to find that Argostoli had a new addition at the lagoon - pedal car boats!! These were great and so much fun with our daughter. We also stumbled across a children's fun fair which had so many rides and activities for toddlers - our daughter had such a fun time - highly recommend if you have a little one!

The grounds and views at Villa Kallisto are beautiful and you can tell that the owners Eileen and Mike take a lot of pride in their wonderful home - so thank you again to them both for sharing this with us.

We would highly recommend the Villa and are even thinking of booking for a third time next year.

Thank you again to you both from the Marsh family.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Nov-2015
  • Date of Stay: September 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a lovely review,we do agree with you about you're daughter loving the pool, we have the same response from our two young granddaughters and love relaxing in the sunshine watching them play together. We would certainly welcome you all back next year, Best wishes to you all Eileen and Mike
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Perfect family holiday in beautiful surroundings

  • 5 of 5

we stayed in villa Kallisto in September and it couldn't have been more perfect . First holiday with our 3 month old daughter , I was obviously a little nervous. But the villa had everything we needed an more . From a mothercare travel cot , brand new high chair and even a steriliser provided for us . The villa is so well equipped , everything has been thought of . There was even a bath ( not just a shower ) which with a baby is fantastic . The villa it's self was spotless and felt very luxurious . The pool was also spotless and was cleaned on a couple of occasions during our stay . There's nothing negative I could say bout this villa . It's in a great location , so quite and private but still everything you could need in a close distance . As the villa is split into 2 separate villas , it would be perfect for 2 family's holidaying together but you still get your own space . Will definitely be back. And thanks to Mike & Eileen for helping sort out a car seat with the hire car for us . Made everything so easy :-)

  • Review Submitted: 04-Oct-2015
  • Date of Stay: September 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your holiday and everything was okay for the baby and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future .
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Wonderful holiday in gorgeous Villa Kallisto.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Villa Kallisto recently and had a lovely holiday. There was me and my husband, our daughter her husband and toddler and our son and his wife. The villa had everything you could think of and was beautifully clean. The fridge was stocked with the essentials, butter, bread, juice etc when we arrived and the car hire we booked through Eileen and Mike went very smoothly with us picking the car up at the airport. The was a big Lidl and Carrefour supermarket within a 10 minute drive so we did a huge shop and bbqd most evenings. The pool was clean and was cleaned mid week too. We had asked for a highchair which was not there but we emailed and within an hour a lady turned up and brought in a brand new one which was locked in the outhouse in the garden. Pessada is so quiet you could hear a pin drop and the walk down to the port to see the ferry come in and have a drink in the little tavern is recommended. We swam off the rocks in the clear blue sea. I would highly recommend the villa and the communication with the owners was brilliant. You would definitely need a car as there is nothing in the village but for us that was the appeal as we all wanted a restful holiday which was exactly what we had. We have been to Kephalonia a number of times it is such a beautiful island. Many thanks to Mike and Eileen for letting us stay in their lovely villa.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Sep-2015
  • Date of Stay: September 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for us.and we are delighted to hear that you and you're party had a lovely holiday,and we look forward to welcoming you back to our Villa and the stunning island of Kefalonia Regards Mike and Eileen
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One word,, Stunning!

  • 5 of 5

Stunning villa, absolutely masses of room, fully fitted kitchen , upstairs and downstairs, brilliant views, when eating out on the balcony , what I love is how adaptable, it is, if your a family with children , it's fine , if it's a group, you can have the privacy, or with your older parents, it covers all aspects, we travelled all over the island to the tavernas, the castle family run restraunt is a must! Everyone is so friendly , food is the best , and also get "treats " when you leave , we got home made marmalade, and treats after your meal, strawberry , dipped in white chocolate, day after , home made ice cream, went beaches, went into fiscado, went to the monastery, went to Denises, would definetly recommend to friends and family , well done Eileen & mike , (owners) your doing a brilliant job, also recommending where to go places to see, hiring a car, beaches, and tavernas , downside was coming home, but will definetly be back, the Greeks are so pleasant ,

  • Review Submitted: 15-May-2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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North Carolina and California

Couldn't Have Been More Perfect for our Party of 8!!!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you, Mike and Eileen for, sharing your wonderful house with us. We thoroughly enjoyed everything about it - it is spacious, sunny, tastefully decorated, comfortable, well-equipped, etc. The layout gave our party of eight a lot of space for privacy if we should choose, but also a lot of space in which to spend time together. We were fortunate to have our own private chef with us (my husband was a chef before becoming a baker) so we took full advantage of the kitchens, the great barbecue, the meat market on the way to Argostoli and the fish market in Argostoli. After sea kayaking all day, it was really nice to cool off in the pool with a glass of rose while dinner was being prepared! We appreciated the thoughtful welcome package, and the use-and-replace wine arrangement - it simplified our evening arrival to the island after 26 hours of travel. I highly recommend this house and would love to be able to come back to it some day. (I only have one complaint - we tried multiple times, but we never did find the access to the secluded sandy beach!! We finally saw it from our kayaks, but would like to have seen it from land! Oh well, we got to enjoy a lot of other beaches, and our ever elusive beach gave us something to joke about!)

  • Review Submitted: 15-Sep-2014
  • Date of Stay: August 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Debbie for you're review we are delighted to hear you enjoyed you're Holiday at Villa Kallisto.and we would love to welcome you and you're party back in the future. And as for Pessada beach the access is hidden slightly down the first lane on the left hand side coming back from the Harbour and it's a pity you didn't manage to find it as it is a bit of a special place Kind Regards Eileen & Mike
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Nearest Airport
8 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
1000 Metres
Nearest Ferry
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
1000 Metres
Car: recommended

Situated on the south coast of the island, Pessada is a beautiful traditional unspoiled peaceful kefallonian village ,with panoramic views of the Ionian sea. There are a number of blue flag beaches within easy reach, which are good for sunbathing ,and the clear turquoise water is ideal for SNORKELING. There is a small FERRY PORT and fishing harbour, with regular connections to the island of Zante. Local wineries are open to the public and the impressive Saint Georges Castle is a 10 mins drive away, along with the famous church of Evangelistria. There is a good selection of TAVERNAS, with a warm and friendly Greek Island hospitality.

VILLA LOCATION:10 mins walk to the village of Pessada, 15 mins drive to the airport and capital of Argostoli , where there is plenty of choice for shopping and dining.The villa is 10 minutes walk to a little secluded SANDY BEACH and situated amongst olive and citrus groves,and within easy reach of RESTAURANTS,BEACH TAVERNAS,and supermarkets.

Other Activities: Ten Pin Bowling, Shooting, Boat Trips and Eating and Drinking.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Pesada, Ionian Islands

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
16 Jul 2018 - 26 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late season
27 Aug 2018 - 23 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low season
24 Sep 2018 - 30 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
24 Mar 2019 - 19 May 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
20 May 2019 - 23 Jun 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
24 Jun 2019 - 14 Jul 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
15 Jul 2019 - 25 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
26 Aug 2019 - 29 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
30 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

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Fees No additional mandatory fees

A deposit of 20% is required at time of bookings . EOT License No 0458k92000507501

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