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This beautiful house was fully renovated for 2011. It consists of 2 bedrooms, a very large kitchen area with spacious sitting area, and a 4th room, sitting area, with sea view and a fire place. All rooms of the villa enjoy one of the most beautiful views over the village, the forest and the ocean as well as the largest Greek island, Evoia. In the villa you will feel like at home. There is plenty of space for parking, playing, a professional children playground (park -style). The house is very quite for relaxing and resting at all times.
History in the area : The Historic Battle of Marathon took place in 490 B.C. According to Herodotus, 100,000 Persians were defeated by 11,000 Greek Soldiers at Marathon. The Greeks were victorious due to the ingenious plan of their general Miltiades.
Within 15 min drive, you will be able to visit historic sites like: -The ancient city of Ramnus . Ramnus (or Ramnounta) was the largest borough of Ancient Athens city, with over 3000 years of history. -The ancient Olympic city of Marathon. The city was restate as an Olympic city in Athens Olympic games of 2004. -The tombs of battle of Marathon. -The ancient Marathon race which existing since the first olympic games of the world 3000 years ago. -ACROPOLIS is within 1 hour drive from the villa. -The new Athenian Museum. The most modern museum of Greece.
What to visit during your stay : What to Visit during your holiday in Villa Konaki: 1) The Island of Evoia is within a 2 hours drive(there is a bridge connecting the island with mainland Greece, or 1 hour drive and 1 hour ferry. In Evoia there are beautiful beaches and nice tavernas and bars to visit. 2) Athens and Acropolis: Within an hour drive the guest can reach the center of the Greek Capital. 3) Nea Makri and marathon in 30 minutes drive: Ancient sites, beach bars, bars and clubs, restaurants, museums, shopping centers, banks, Internet cafes. 4) Greek islands for day trips: within 45 minutes drive the guests can reach the port of Rafina. From Rafina there are ferries to many Greek islands as Mikonos(4 hours), Paros(4 hours), Tinos. Also there are speed ferry boats that can take you to main Greek islands within 2 hours. 5) Corinthos are within 2 hours drive from the Villa. 6)Olympia is a nice visit for day trip. The guests can visit the ancient sites of Ancient Olympia.
How to book online : You are welcome to send us a request form. Although you can book the villa on line with immediate confirmation and immediate block of the dates.
In this website you can click on the red button ' check prices and availability' and select the dates you want to book. The system is safe, easy to use and you will get a voucher of your reservation immediately including directions to the villa as well as payment reminders when the time comes to make the payment. In order to book, you will need to pay a small deposit, and the rest of the amount can be paid, a few days before your arrival.
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Villa Konaki is located in a picturesque location near to Athens, although very relaxing and quite. Close to the beach and with view of the sea (notios evoikos) and also view of the beautiful island of Evia.
The villa is ideal for those who love nature and want to relax. Although within 20 minutes you will be able to find night clubs, bars and restaurant for a more active holidays taste.
The area offers two fish Tavernas on the beach with traditional Greek food and wine.
However, prior arrangement for their own transportation is required as the next transportation station to Athens and Marathon is 8 km away at the local village of Grammatiko.
Villa Konaki is located 17 km away from the Olympic Rowing Center of Schinias, 16 km from the Historic Tomb of Marathon and 15 km from the starting line of the Athens Marathon. The ancient site of Ramnous is 12 km away from Marathon which was built next to two temples.
Year Purchased: 2008
About: The Villa Konaki is part of the Villas Group XENIA VILLAS which consists of a group of Hospitality Management professionals, and it is managed by George Papadopoulos acquired academic background in London South Bank University on Hotel Management, and occupied senior management positions in the Hotel and Travel industry, within international organisations including: TUI UK (Thomson Holidays), Starwood Hotels and Resorts, Hilton International, Millennium and Copthorne Hotels, youtravel.com, Aquis Hotels and Resorts.
Why Marathon: this property is the ideal villla in the sun, with a private pool, fantastic sea view, and certainly in a fantastic price. This is the best value for money villa we offer across all our Xenia villas in any destination in Greece. The beach (Sesi Beach) is quite with clean waters. Although a visit to Acropolis in Athens, and other ancient sites and sightseeing is a an hour away from your villa.
The Unique Benefits at this Villa: This house is newlly renovated with a breathtaking sea view. The area is a unique asset, as it is quite, in pine and olive tree forest, while you can visit Athens and other impressive sites within 1 hour drive. We have return clients who came because they did not have the time to explore it all. Although staying by your private pool, can also be the best relaxing experience ever.