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Petrongonas Castle,Traditional Family Cottage Since 1837, Mani Lakonia

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The castle stands there for about 150 years

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Last updated: 05/16/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

An authentic, fully furnished, recently renovated castle with great views

Around 2 centuries ago, our grandparents decided to build a castle for their winter stays and to protect themselves from enemies, from the war. On the ground floor you can find the olive press that the residents had in order to make their olive oil.

Now and years later the stone house is ready to invite you in and enjoy a great holiday. The renovation took into consideration the traditional character of the castle keeping it unspoiled, while adding some modern touches. The materials used are mainly the local stone and wood. The castle is fully equipped with electrical appliances.

There are two bedrooms. In addition to 1 double and 4 single beds in these bedrooms, 2 more sofa beds are provided in the living room for comfortable sleep.

It is a great place to start from in order to explore the unique beauties of authentic Greece all around the year Appropriate both in the cool and cozy Greek winter till the hot summer.
There is not actually a better period to visit, since every session has something unique to provide.

Staying in a castle like this will definitely make you feel like living centuries ago. You are given the opportunity to spend time traveling around Peloponnese, from the famous Sparta, land of Leonidas and the brave 300, to cape Matapa, where the gates of Ades were supposed to be.

Also, you are able to travel around the coasts of Peloponnese and enjoy the famous Greek sun and sky on beaches like Gerolimenas. Gerolimenas is, also, a great place to taste traditional Greek food and maybe have a drink before you come back to the castle and relax with a glass of wine next to the fireplace.

Come to us to explore the unspoiled nature of Greece and relax, swim, cycle, breath some fresh air or do some shopping around the south of Greece!

Children under 8 stay for free!

Close to the property is a historical church, basketball ground and a small playground, all within walking distance.

We can give you any advice concerning your sightseeing or anything you may need. Please, do not hesitate to contact us for further information.

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Property Type

  • Castle
  • 130 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 4-8

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Resort

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Terrace provided with a dining table...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Base Rate
7 night min stay
€80
€602

Discounts: 45 nights or more: €65 Nightly

High season
Mar 1 - Sep 30
7 night min stay
€80
€602

Discounts: 45 nights or more: €65 Nightly

Low season
Oct 1 - Feb 29
7 night min stay
€65
€497

Discounts: 21 nights or more: €55 Nightly


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit €150
  • Pet Fee €0
  • cleaning fee €30
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

These prices stand for 1-4 guests. For:

5 guests: 700 Euros /week (peak seas.)

6 guests: 860 Euros / " "

7 guests: 900 Euros / " "

8 guests: 1000 Euros " "

Breakage deposit which is refundable: Euro 150 (subject to satisfactory property inspection).

Fee for cleaning service after you leave: Euro 30.00

Kids younger that 8 are not included in price and stay for free..


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 05/16/2015
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Location

100 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Kalamata
7 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Gerolimenas
47 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Gytheion
100 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Kalamata
7 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Gerolimenas
4 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Mezapos

Car: Necessary

Sailing along the coasts of Cape Matapan, where the gated to the underworld is supposed to be

In Autumn, collect our olives and take them back home

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1837

About the owner: I am Marios. I live in the southern outskirts of Athens, but I am very proud to come from Mani. I study my diploma in Architecture in Athens. I love sports (football, cycling, barefoot running,...), especially watersports (sailing, wind surf) I am a lot interested in Art and Architecture, but my true love is traveling around the world. I am very happy to have traveled in many places worldwide. Dream destinations: Easter islands, tour of Britain Best destination so far: Garda Lake, Shanghai

Why the Owner Chose Gythion:
Mani in Lakonia is a very special and historic part of Peloponnese, well known for its variety of beauties. It is a magical destination all year around. Our property is in a crucial spot, not far from the most beautiful places in Southern Peloponnese. -SUMMER : HOT! Pick the beach you are going to swim and sunbathe today. Before coming back home at noon, have some fresh fish next to the coast line.Try water sports. Travel along the coast of Cape Matapan and enjoy each single one of the unique beaches -AUTUMN : Warm climate.Maybe Hot until November... Wake up in the morning and have a cup of coffee in the terrace. Walk in the olives grooves, which are full of bloom and discover the unique beauties they offer. Go hunting. Collect your own Greek olives from our fields. Probably, even go swimming. Visit the villages around, some of which are ruined, of special beauty. -WINTER : Cool and cozy climate. if you are brave, you dive in the crystal clear Mediterranean water. Special experience. Travel around Peloponnese and go back home for a glass of wine in front of the fireplace. Relax in our open terrace and gaze at stars from sunset til dawn. -SPRING : Warm climate.Hot after April. Enjoy the nature, full of different colors. Try the Eater period, special time for all the Greeks with our fodd related traditions. Go swimming, trekking, cycling and go sightseeing.

The Unique Benefits at this Castle:
We dare you not fall in love with the special character of our Castle. Very close to the coast with all the fantastic beaches, yet in the middle of the olive grooves which compose a very relaxing picture. The terrace gives you a great view to the nature. We can open the old basement for you to watch the old olive press.


Contact us

Speaks: english, german, greek

 

Photos

  • The castle stands there for about 150 years

    The castle stands there for about 150 years

  • View from the terrace.Olive grooves and the mountains to the west. BBQ available

    View from the terrace.Olive grooves and the mountains to the west. BBQ available

  • The living room. 2 sofa beds are provided for comfortable sleep.

    The living room. 2 sofa beds are provided for comfortable sleep.

  • The stair heading to the upper floor

    The stair heading to the upper floor

  • One of the bedrooms. 2 single beds. View to the fields

    One of the bedrooms. 2 single beds. View to the fields

  • The flower in front of the castle in full of bloom

    The flower in front of the castle in full of bloom

  • Gerolimenas village. 7 km. away. Restaurats,bars, tavernas available

    Gerolimenas village. 7 km. away. Restaurats,bars, tavernas available

  • The old cellar is transformed into a special bedroom.. The 'cellar' bedroom.

    The old cellar is transformed into a special bedroom.. The 'cellar' bedroom.

  • The 'cellar' Wc

    The 'cellar' Wc

  • This picturesque church stand next to the castle for maybe a century

    This picturesque church stand next to the castle for maybe a century

  • The olive trees in full of bloom

    The olive trees in full of bloom

  • Gerolimenas beach-10 minutes by car

    Gerolimenas beach-10 minutes by car

  • The kitchen and dining area. Spacious and fully equipped. Connected to terrace.

    The kitchen and dining area. Spacious and fully equipped. Connected to terrace.

  • The main entrance

    The main entrance

  • The hall. An old map and some family pictures from the past on the walls

    The hall. An old map and some family pictures from the past on the walls

  • The main bathroom.

    The main bathroom.

  • West view. Firewood available for the fireplace

    West view. Firewood available for the fireplace

  • Heading to the entrance

    Heading to the entrance

  • The famous Dyros caves. 25 km. away

    The famous Dyros caves. 25 km. away

  • The stairs leading to the 'cellar' bedroom.

    The stairs leading to the 'cellar' bedroom.

  • Marmari beach. One of the beaches along the coast of Mani. 20 km. away.

    Marmari beach. One of the beaches along the coast of Mani. 20 km. away.

  • The sunset from the terrace

    The sunset from the terrace

€497 - €602 per week (EUR)
Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1.5
  • Property type
    Castle
Owner
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, german, greek
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 05/16/2015
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