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Villa Dias is located on the edge of the pretty village of Kaligata in the exclusive Livathos Region. It benefits from a large elevated garden site complete with shady olive and fruit trees and enjoys breathtaking views down to the Ionian Sea. Villa Dias has its own private infinity swimming pool (9m xx 5m) and is finished and furnished to the highest standard. It comprises two twin bedrooms and one double, all with luxury ensuite wetroom style bathrooms, and a large open plan living area with a modern fully equipped kitchen. Covered terraces provide shaded areas from which to enjoy the beautifullylandscaped gardens and stunning view. We have designed Villa Dias to ensure that this beautiful uninterrupted view can be enjoyed from all bedrooms and the main living areas. WI-FI internet access available.
Getting to Kefalonia: We can advise guests of which airlines fly to Kefalonia, and suggest websites to try. At present, out of season access is via Athens, with an internal flight (or ferry journey) to Kefalonia. New for 2012 - EASYJET flights to Kefalonia direct from the UK - March to November - details to be announced.
About Kefalonia: Kefalonia is the largest of the Ionian islands, unspoilt, very friendly, with a beautifully varied landscape. The island's beaches offer something for everyone-sandy or pebbley, safe or wild, deserted coves or bustling, all with beautiful, clean azure seas. The beaches in the South of the island are generally sandy, and many are safe for swimming and provide excellent snorkelling. If you need a bit more from your holiday than relaxing by the pool or beach then there are many places well worth visiting; villages such as Assos and the beautiful harbour of Fiscardo, virtually undamaged by the earthquake of 1953, the beautiful church of Agios Gerasimos, the Drogarti caves and Melissani Lake or a day trip to Ithaca.The dramatic Mount Ainos,1628m, and its surrounding National Park provides excellent walking opportunities, particularly in the spring and autumn, and is home to the island's native wild horses, eagles and osprey. The famous Robola vineyards are found in the nearby Omala Valley
Food and drink: Self catering on Kefalonia is a pleasure - the range and quality of fresh produce on the island is excellent. Local mini markets will provide essentials eg bread, fresh milk etc. For a bigger range Argostoli has daily fruit and veg markets with harbour front fish and meat also of a very high standard. In the main town there are a selection of food stores with a wider range of groceries including, if required, staples such as butter, baked beans and cheddar cheese! On each return to the island we enjoy revisiting favourite restaurants but can always discover a new gem. Numerous tavernas around the island offer simple grilled fresh fish and meat, pasta, salads and local dishes. In addition, particularly in Argostoli, there are more sophisticated restaurants to enjoy. Those with a passion for desserts will find many temptations in the island's patisseries. For wine lovers there are several wineries on the island to visit and sample the local Robola grape.
Double sofa bed available in the living area to accommodate eight person occupancy.
Travel Cot, with linen, available on request.
One twin bedded room is situated on the ground floor for those guests who find it difficult to negotiate the stairs.
All bedrooms are fully air conditioned and all face south west with fabulous sea views.
The first floor bedrooms have a balcony....moreless
Outdoor dining table and chairs also provided for al-fresco dining.
On arrival we provide guests with a complimentary welcome pack containing a few essential items.
Iron and ironing board are also available for guests use.
PlayStation2 available for use - please bring own games.
CD player and i-pod dock available.
English speaking Property management and cleaning service included....moreless
Summer 2015 May 24 - Jun 13, 2015 3 night min stay
Summer 2015 Jun 14 - Jul 4, 2015 3 night min stay
Summer 2015 Jul 5 - Aug 29, 2015 7 night min stay
Summer 2015 Sep 20 - Oct 3, 2015 3 night min stay
Summer 2015 Oct 4 - Oct 31, 2015 3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
No additional mandatory fees
A deposit of £200 per week booked is required to secure your reservation with the final balance to be paid 6 weeks prior to departure.
Please telephone for details of rental charges in off-season periods.
Changeover day in peak season - Sunday - flexible at other times
Special offers may be available for low and mid season weeks - please call for details.
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Villa Dias is situated on the edge of Kaligata in the exclusive Livathos region in the South of Kefalonia. It enjoys fabulous uninterrupted views across olive groves and cypress trees down to the Ionian sea.
Kaligata is a small traditional village, attractively maintained with many beautiful gardens full of Bougainvillea and Jasmine.
The nearest beach, Avithos-one of the island's finest and popular with Greek locals is only 1.5km away. It is a beautiful sandy bay with a taverna and restaurant and is very safe for children.
The island's capital, Argostoli is a 10min drive away. It is a bustling cosmopolitan town with a lovely relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Here you will find an excellent range of restaurants, from simple harbourside tavernas to more sophisticated venues and a range of boutiques and designer shops. The harbour hosts fresh fish and fruit & veg markets as well as many splendid yachts in the summer.