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Great Location, Amazing Panoramic View with swimming pool, close to the beach

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 1,776 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7 Guests, Swimming Pool, Breathtaking View

Nafpaktos. Situated on the north shore of the Corinthian gulf, it is one of Greece's most naturally beautiful locations. The landscape combines both mountainous terrain covered in rich vegetation on the north side, and to the south, a long coastal shore boasting numerous amazing shallow-water beaches with turquoise-blue waters. As if this was not enough, the area is surrounded and bound by ancient history. The city of Nafpaktos itself has a long history leading back to before the ancient Peloponnesian wars, and its castle-fortress is one of the best preserved in Greece. A plethora of historical sites surround this area at every step, almost towards any direction. Only a few kilometers to the east, up in the mountains lie the ruins of the ancient temple of Delphi. The oracle that presided there in ancient times was considered the most important in all of classical Greek history, and visiting is a ''must'' even in modern times...

The villa itself is located on the edge of a hill overlooking the twinkling clear waters of the Corinthian bay. The city of Nafpaktos and the castle-fortress is a 10 minute drive away. Less than 5 minutes by car will get you to the beach, or if you are feeling sluggish, you may dip in the swimming pool, while simultaneously admiring at the sea from above. The owner of this brand new villa, an amateur carpenter and wood-working artist, has made sure that the villa is as modern as it can get in terms of amenities, facilities and infrastructure, while combining his artistic insight and classical touch to create a uniquely comfortable and stylish summer home.

Indoors the villa has everything that you might want. The ground floor boasts a spacious living room and study, joined with an extra large, more than fully equipped kitchen, eager to deal with any dinning idea that you may have. The whole villa is decorated with original artwork by the owners hands, hence colour and inspiration are things that you will never be missing. Exploring the upstairs you will find the three pristine bedrooms on the semi-floor and third floor, all of which have a astonishing panoramic view of the garden extending to the swimming pool, which seemingly pours into the crystal-blue sea below.

Finally, the outdoors is where this villa really shines. A large private Garden spreads out in front of the villa leading to the edge swimming pool, all of which overlook the twists and turns of the magnificent sea-shore landscape. Of course, outdoor dinning and lounging are more than encouraged by the ample patio space and inspired hand-crafted furniture.

A wonderful villa with character and finesse, situated in a exquisite location bursting with culture and natural beauty.

More Details

Property Manager
Alex
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Greek, Please feel free to use any language you prefer.
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 September, 2017

About Alex

www.BlueWindow.net

Specializing in personal customer service. We are a family enterprise, and for this reason we have the luxury of taking care of our customers in a way that global travel agency franchises simply cannot.

Location

Nearest Beach
300 Metres
Closest beach - 2 minutes by car
Car: recommended

Distances

Closest town - 5 min by car

Closest tavern - 5 min by car

Athens airport - 2 1/2 Hour drive

Closest beach - 5 min by car

Ancient Olympia - 2 hours by car

Delphi archaeological site - 1 hour by car

Various archaeological sites/ancient ruins/castle - 15min to 1 hour drive

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Dorida in Phocis

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1776 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Veranda
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Cliff-Edge Swimming pool Amazing Panoramic sea view

Reviews

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(15 traveller reviews)

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Great Location, Amazing Panoramic View with swimming pool, close to the beach
average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews
5

amazing place everything we expected

  • 5 of 5

We were warmly welcomed and we had a fantastic time, the place was just as described and the view was spectacular. The area is lovely and the people very friendly. We could not fault our hosts and the villa it was all we could have hoped for. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello and thank you so much for your excellent and to-the-point review. It will definitely be helpful to us, as well as future guests. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay, and hopefully we will hear from you again in the near future as it was a pleasure for us to have you as guests! Kind regards, Alex, Christos, Olga
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5

A slice of heaven

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was outstanding. The villas is exactly as pictured, with the sole exception that it is just above a fairly busy road, although not nearly busy enough to distract from the views or wonderful villa. It is spacious, well resourced, wonderful hosts next door and a pool that gives breathtaking views. We spent every morning at Skaloma beach, 5 minutes away by car, quiet and with miraculously clear water, and then every afternoon swimming in that wonderful pool taking in the surrounding vistas. Very untouristy and quiet part of Greece, but good facilities and restaurants within a short drive. Don't go if you are looking for a typical Greek beach holiday. Do go if you are looking for Greece. We would return and soon we hope.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello and thank you for your wonderfully descriptive and positive review. It is very much appreciated, and it will certainly be helpful to future guests. Most of all, we are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and stay at our villa! We are also happy that you appreciated the relatively untouched and authentic Greek countryside and culture of the area. Regrading the road, it was a bit busier this year compared to others (especially with large vehicles), as currently there are works being done in the area, so next year will be even quieter! It was a definite pleasure welcoming you and having you as guests, and we hope to hear from you again soon! Kind regards, Alex, Chris, Olga
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5

A lovely property, wonderful hosts!

  • 5 of 5

The house was very beautiful - a perfect vista over the Corinthian Gulf, - and our stay was made better by our hosts staying next door to us, and being very responsive / welcoming. We enjoyed our stay very much. Thank you Chris and Olga!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello from Alex, Chris, and Olga! We are delighted that you enjoyed your holiday and stay at our villa. Thank you so very much for your positive review. It is very helpful to us, as well as future guests. It was a true pleasure welcoming you, and we definitely hope to hear from you again soon!
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5

Détente ensoleillée et splendide vue

  • 5 of 5

Pour nos premières vacances en Grèce en famille, nous avions choisi cette maison avec les photos et les commentaires. Nous étions 3 adultes et 2 enfants de 4 et 6 ans. Tout était comme nous l'avions espéré : une vue à couper le souffle du matin au soir dans chaque pièce de la maison, une piscine et un jardin entretenus avec beaucoup de soin, une décoration de très bon goût et un équipement très complet (serviette pour la piscine, le wifi, linge de maison, presse agrumes, cocotte casseroles....la totale). Un petit regret serait la musique car nous n'avons pas pu brancher notre prise Jack a la chaîne hifi (car trop grosse). Les prestations de la maison étaient à la hauteur de nos attentes et les propriétaires aux petits soins pour que nous passions le plus agréable séjour possible. Un peu loin d'Athènes peut être car nous avons du écourter le séjour pour passer une nuit à l'hôtel afin de ne pas louper notre vol le matin. En revanche, il y a beaucoup de très beaux sites à visiter depuis cette maison. Avec nos enfants, nous n'avons pas pu faire de grandes expéditions (sites a plus de 100km) mais la piscine, la plage et le petit village de naupacte pour la glace suffisaient largement. Attention les plages sont toutes en galets et les enfants même adultes ont intérêt à être chausser en conséquence. Pas de chateau de sable mais des petits poissons et oursin à observer avec un masque dans une eau limpide et a 27c°. Un très bon séjour dans cette maison et une belle découverte de la Grèce.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Bonjour, et merci beaucoup d'avoir pris le temps d'écrire un tel examen détaillé. Nous apprécions tous, et il va certainement être utile pour les futurs clients. La plupart de tous nous sommes heureux que vous avez apprécié votre visite et de rester! Vous étiez un plaisir d'avoir comme invité, et nous espérons certainement entendre parler de vous revoir bientôt! Cordialement, Alex
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5

Almost at Paradise

  • 5 of 5

Everything was there as described,the reality was even more beautiful than the photos.

The property was very clean and very comfortable,there was everything you needed and even more.

The owners were very pleasant and helpful,were waiting for us with some oil and vine made by themselves.They also gave us enough information about the villa and activities nearby so we knew everything we had to.

Our most interesting trip was to Delphi,but near the bech there were nice restorans and good to swim.Really enjoyable holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello and thank you so much for your excellent review! We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay at the villa, as well as taking advantage of the surrounding area. It was a sincere pleasure for us to welcome you, and hopefully we will hear from you again in the near future! Kind regards, Alex
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5

Beautiful villa, great location

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely two-week holiday at Villa Nafpaktos in June, when we stayed there with our two small children (aged 4 and 1.5 years) and my parents. The villa itself is fantastically well equipped in a really beautiful setting – the views from the garden are stunning, and the outdoor space and pool are fantastic. The region itself is very unspoilt, with lots of lovely coastlines and tavernas to explore nearby. It’s about a 15-minute drive to Nafpaktos town. We thank the villa owners Christos and Olga for their wonderful hospitality, and also Alex for his help with the bookings, and would love to stay here again one day!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello and thank you very much for taking the time to write such a detailed review. Most of all we are happy that you enjoyed your visit, and your kind words are greatly appreciated. It was a delight to welcome you and have you stay at our villa, and we definitely hope to hear from you again soon! Kind regards, Alex
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Dorida, Central Greece

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
September 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,107
for 5 nights
From
£221
 
 
October 2017
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
£974
for 5 nights
From
£195
 
 
May 2018
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
£974
for 5 nights
From
£195
 
 
June 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,107
for 5 nights
From
£221
 
 
July - August 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,195
for 5 nights
From
£239
 
 
September 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,107
for 5 nights
From
£221
 
 
October 2018
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
£974
for 5 nights
From
£195
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£496
for 4 nights
From
£124
 

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