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Villa Helios-Relaxing Luxury Getaway!!

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Last updated: 07/28/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Svoronata villa description

This first floor apartment boasts fantastic views of the sea and will be ideal for not only a romantic break but also family holidays. It is ideally situated 10 mins from the airport but without the noise and also 10mins from Argostoli and Lassi. It is furnished to the high standards that you would expect.
This first floor apartment has an indoor dining area for 6 people and also an alfresco dining area for 6 people on the balcony overlooking the pool. The private pool and BBQ area is shared with the apartment below.
There is an iron/ironing board, washer and dishwasher along with microwave in the villa. We can cater for larger parties up to 18 people, with the Villa below and the adjacent property. Ideal for weddings or family holidays.


Kalligata: Villa Helios is set in the picturesque village of Kalligata. A focal point is Marina's Bar in the centre of Kourkoumalata. There are fruit and olive trees around the area which give a very Ionian feel to the place. Vineyards are everywhere to be seen as you will discover, as this was the home of the Calliga Winery a favorite for the Robola wines. You will see the white church used by locals and visiting holiday makers and also the children's play area near by, ideal for the younger generation. Within the village there is a well stocked supermarket with a small cafe' bar ideal for a game of pool, Wii and internet access should you need contract with the real world! Just 15 minutes walk away is Avithos beach with its views of Zakynthos and Dhias. Here you will find two lovely bar/restaurant for refreshments. The owner of the 'Preview' makes his own wine which he is extremely proud of, you should find a bottle or two in the Villa for sampling. Again there is internet access should you wish to check emails, etc.

Surrounding area: A car is recommended for your stay in Kefalonia but alternatively there is the local English speaking taxi service: Airport - 10 minutes, Argostoli - 15 minutes. Argostoli is the capital of the island and has the most delightful square with many bars and restaurants to choose from. Around the square there are shops for the ladies (and gentlemen) with an eye for a bargain. Occasionally you will share the port with the many cruise liners that are now visiting Argostoli. Lassi - 10 minutes. Here is one of the most fabulous beaches in the area. There are water sports available for the energetic amongst you should you wish to indulge. Night life here is for all ages and is very relaxed. Mrytos Beach - 50 minutes. Views to treasure and well worth the journey. Fiscardo - 65 minutes.
A popular resort at the north of the island. Assos - 60 minutes. A beautiful bay with quaint waters edge restaurants. Agia Efimia - 60 minutes, Scala - 60 minutes.

Property Type

  • Villa
  • 84 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Private Chef

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Low Allergen Environment
          • Children Welcome

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 double

            with en suite and balcony...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

            with balcony...moreless

          • Bedroom 1: Double bedded room with plenty of built in storage space. Private en-suite with large full width shower. Fully air-conditioned. Safety deposit box fitted. Large private balcony to relax and admire the views to die for of nearby Zakynthos. Bedroom 2: Two single beds again with plenty of built in storage space. Private balcony. Fully air-conditioned. Access to main bathroom again with full width shower accessible from the hall. Lounge: Two double leather sofa beds with access to main bathroom from the hall. Fully air-conditioned....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            this is the en suite to the main bedroom...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

            this is the main bathroom...moreless

          • Bathroom 1: Ensuite to the main bedroom. Incudes large full width shower cubical. Bathroom 2: This is accessible from the hall way and again is fully equipped to the highest standards. Also includes large full width shower cubical....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • We have supplied a home entertainment system with flat screen satellite TV, DVD player, CD player and for those young at heart a PS2 together with a selection of discs and games. A mini library is also supplied with a wide ranging selection. Towels and linen are provided and housekeeping service is weekly, should you require a mid week service can be provided if requested. The BBQ area is along side the pool which provides a romantic back drop to the evening when lit with underwater lighting....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Satellite / Cable
              • DVD Player
              • Television
              • Stereo
              • CD Player
              • Radio
              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • Games
              • Music Library
              • Toys
              • Video Game Console
              • Video Games

              Theme

              • Romantic
              • Luxury
              • Family

              Attractions

              • Bay/Sound
              • Churches
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Winery Tours

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              local services and businesses

                  • Groceries

                  Location Type

                  • Rural
                  • Near The Ocean
                  • Village

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Paragliding
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Surfing
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Swimming
                  • Sailing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Tennis

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                      Dining

                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 6 people

                      General

                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Living Room
                      • Local Maps
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Heating
                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Fireplace
                      • Sofa Bed
                      • Parking
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Safe

                      house cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional

                          Kitchen

                          • Kitchen
                          • Dishes & Utensils
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Toaster
                          • Grill
                          • 4 Ring Stove
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Freezer
                          • Stove
                          • Oven
                          • Microwave

                          Outside

                          • Small Cooler
                          • Gated Community
                          • Patio
                          • Outdoor Grill
                          • Lawn / Garden
                          • Terrace
                          • Balcony
                          • Barbecue
                          • Beach Chairs

                          Pool / Spa

                          • Private Pool:

                            Shared with the villa below....moreless

                          • Outdoor Pool

                          property descriptor

                              • Detached
                               

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                              Rental basis: Per property
                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              Rate 3
                              Jul 13 - Aug 31, 2014
                              7 night min stay

                              £850
                              Rate 4
                              Sep 1 - Nov 2, 2014
                              7 night min stay

                              £450

                              Additional information about rental rates

                              Fees:

                              • Taxes Not included

                              Notes:

                              A £150 or 200 euro per week deposit is required when booking.

                              The balance will be due 6 weeks prior to departure.


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                              Last updated: 07/28/2014
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                              Location

                              5 Kilometres
                              Nearest Airport
                              Argostoli
                              15 Kilometres
                              Nearest Ferry
                              Sami
                              1 Kilometres
                              Nearest Beach
                              Avithos
                              1 Kilometres
                              Nearest Barpub
                              The Preview, Avithos Beach
                              1 Kilometres
                              Nearest Restaurant
                              Acropolis

                              Car: Recommended

                              Villa Helios has a view to cherish, it over looks olive groves and many private vineyards along with a typical greek small holding. The sea can be seen from the balcony. The quiet relaxed village of Kaligata is situated in the south of the Island in the beautiful area of Avithos. Almost everything you require will be found in this region. Whether it's Avithos beach which can be reached within 5 minutes by car or for the more athletic a brisk 15 minute walk. The picturesque village of Kourkoumelata is well worth a visit with it's pastel coloured properties and manicured gardens. To the north of the villa you can admire the natural beauty of Mount Ainos rising into the blue cloudless skies.

                               

                              Owner info

                              Year Purchased: 2008

                              About the owner: We were so taken with this wonderful island that we choose to buy this property off plan in 2008. Having our very own little piece of Kef is just what is needed when holidays with the family come around!!

                              The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
                              The unique benefits to staying at Villa Helios is the opportunity to rent the apartment below and the villa next door should you be travelling with family or friends. A party of upto 18 can be catered for giving you personal space to enjoy the holiday!!


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                              Photos

                              • Villa at Dusk

                                Villa at Dusk

                              • Pool Area

                                Pool Area

                              • Diner

                                Diner

                              • Lounge Area

                                Lounge Area

                              • Bathroom

                                Bathroom

                              • Balcony

                                Balcony

                              • The Approach

                                The Approach

                              • Lassi Lighthouse

                                Lassi Lighthouse

                              • One of the fantastic beaches

                                One of the fantastic beaches

                              • Lounge Diner

                                Lounge Diner

                              • Second Bedroom

                                Second Bedroom

                              • Main Bedroom

                                Main Bedroom

                              • View from the Villa

                                View from the Villa

                              • Kitchen Diner

                                Kitchen Diner

                              • Fireplace

                                Fireplace

                              • Argostoli Harbour

                                Argostoli Harbour

                              • St Thomas Beach

                                St Thomas Beach

                              £450 - £850 per week (GBP)
                              7

                              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 6

                              View calendar: Updated 07/28/14
                              Minimum stay: 7 nights
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