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Detached Villa in the Strofilia forest with access to an almost private beach
Two very large bedrooms (no.1 and 2) with a/c,double glazed windows,ceiling fan,armchairs,satelitte tv,wi-fi,nice view to the garden and the forest.The two bedrooms (no.3 and 4) with double bed,ceiling fan,a/c overviewing the valley and Prokopos lake.
Pool / Spa
Damage and Incidentals
You will be responsible for any damage to the rental property caused by you or your party during your stay.
Max guests: 10
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About Leonidas Stroumpos
Highly educated at Athens,Southampton and Essex Universities in Maths Applied Statistics and Oper.Research,worked for insurance companies and retired from Olympic Airways,interested in travelling,driving,adventures,books,investments etc.
Leonidas Stroumpos purchased this villa in 2010
Why Leonidas Stroumpos chose Larissos
Half of Villa Dunes is the old monastery where the nun=kalogria used to stay and gave the name to the area,built in a field of 10.000 sq.m. with lots of lemon,orange,olive and other trees.In a unique environment surrounded by the Strofilia forest well known for the lakes,the dunes and the pine trees,is a birds habitat yet a historical place.It is also protected by NATURA and RAMSAR projects. Detached but also only 350 meters (8min) through the dunes to the 'blue flag' by EU sandy beach,offers a peaceful environment with all amenities (tavernas,beach parties,lakes in the forest,Araxos airport etc) in walking distance. There are many historical places around reachable by car or bus.Dimaion castle is only 2 kilometers away,Killini and from there to Zakynthos and Kefalonia islands is 20 minutes away, and above all, Ancient Olympia is only 30 minutes driving.Delphi is reachable by car or bus as a day excursion. Supermarkets,tavernas with local meat and fish,doctors and hospitals are in easily reachable distances from the villa that was totally renovated and furnished by the owner in 2011 to offer a relaxed and calm environment to the visitors.A/C,double glazed windows,ceiling fun,wi-fi,solar heating water,wood oven and bbq is offered while cleaning,bedsheets,towls and beach towels are offered weekly to make a comfortable stay.
What makes this villa unique
The area is protected by NATURA and RAMSAR CONVENTION.Living in this particular area gives you the impression of staying in a unique environment that was naturally created for the last 5 centuries,it's unique to the Mediterranean area for the pine tree forest,the sandy beach,the dunes and the lakes.The villa particularly is a combination of two connected houses the older part being a monastery of 18th century and the other part a newer building.Built in a field of 10.000 sq.m. gives the feeling of calmness,quietness and it's the last house to the beach .