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Get away from it all on this stunning Greek island, and enjoy a peaceful holiday near Avithos Blue flag beach. This ground floor apartment is bright and modern and has views of the sea, olive groves and cypress trees and will be ideal for a romantic break or a family holiday. It is furnished to a high standard and consists of a living/kitchen area, one double bedroom with a king size bed, bathroom with a walk in shower and an alfresco dining area for 6 people on the balcony. There is a sofabed in the living area and two inflatable single mattresses that are available to sleep two more in the bedroom. There are two local cafe/bar pools that we can recommend should you wish to use a pool rather than the go to the beach. They are both within easy reach by foot or car. Further information can be given on booking.
Kefalonia: Kefalonia Kefalonia is the largest of the Ionian islands, unspoilt, very friendly, with a beautifully varied landscape. The island has wonderful coast lines and safe beaches, all with beautiful, clean blue seas. The beaches in the South of the island are generally sandy, and many are safe for swimming and provide excellent snorkeling. 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.
Kalligata: Kalligata is just a few minutes away from Kourkourmelata and both are located in historically the most prestigious areas on the island of Kefalonia with superb views of the Ionian Sea. Both areas are surrounded by olive groves, vineyards and cypress trees and are just a short drive from the beautiful sandy beaches of Avithos, St Hellis and Ammes. The nearby villages of Lakithra and Svoronata also offer a number of local tavernas, mini-markets and bakery 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. To the north you can admire the natural beauty of Mount Ainos. The beautiful views from the apartment are of olive groves & cypress trees out to the Ionian Sea.
Surrounding area: A car is recommended for your stay in Kefalonia but alternatively there is the local taxi service. Airport - 10 minutes. Argostoli - 15 minutes. Plenty of shops, restaurants and tavernas. Fruit and vegetable markets and bakeries. The harbour has a ferry port with day to trips to other islands etc. Lassi - 10 minutes. Here is one of the fabulous beaches in the area but during the high season can be very busy. 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. The sea has very strong currents so only suitable for strong swimmers. 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. Skala - 60 minutes.
A fully tiled bathroom with a walk in shower, toilet, sink and cabinet....moreless
The air conditioning units also act as heaters in the cooler months. Low season changeover day may be flexible dependent on bookings.
We have a strictly NO SMOKING policy throughout the apartment but you may smoke on the balcony. An ashtray is provided in the kitchen drawer for your safe disposal of cigarettes, please take extra care when it is exceptionally dry and hot.
Beach towels are also available for use.
High Season Jun 29 - Sep 27, 2015 7 night min stay
Mid Season Sep 28 - Nov 1, 2015 7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit£100
No additional mandatory fees
The above prices are based on two people sharing.
Notes to the rental rates. A deposit of £100 is required at time of booking, balance to be paid 6 weeks prior to departure date.
For more than 2 persons please add £25 per person per week.
Balance due 6 wks prior to arrival.
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The apartment is located on the edge of the pretty village of Kalligata in the exclusive Leviathos region, in the south of Kefalonia. Kalligata itself is a small, well maintained traditional village, with attractive gardens, a small mini-market and a small children’s play area.Just 15 minutes walk away or 1.6km drive from the villa by road is Avithos beach with its views of Zakynthos and Dhias. Here you will find two lovely bar/restaurant for refreshments and there is also parking areas. The sandy beach is popular with the Greek locals, but rarely busy, unlike some of the large beaches around Lassi. There are other beaches and many tavernas etc. within a 10/15 min drive. Trapezaki is an especially nice beach (definitely worth a visit) and is suitable for young children as it has a shallow calm area of sea next to the small harbour. Again there is a lovely taverna and plenty of parking.
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