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Both Villas Have Private Pool's, Uninterrupted Sea And Mountain Views - Villa Ormofia (3 Bedrooms)

Overview

Property

Updated: 04-Nov-2016
Villas in Loukata near Agia Effimia, Kefalonia, Ionian Islands, Greece. - Peaceful Location Close To Agia Effimia And Myrtos Beach

Villas Ormofia and Ourania occupy an elevated position overlooking the beautiful Pylaros Valley, Agia Effimia and the sea beyond. The Villas are in a secluded setting from prying eyes with their own private swimming pools, fully equipped BBQ and large patio areas with sun loungers, brollies, and outside dining, enjoying magnificent views. Free air conditioning in all bedrooms, fully central heated for winter occupancy and open log fire. Restaurants, tavernas, cycle hire, boat hire and charter. Excellent scuba diving with Aquatic World, Melissani lake and Drogarati caves near by. Numerous tracks an trails for walkers. 24 hr Emergency call out service.

Details for holiday villa Villa Ormofia (3 Bedrooms), 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, 3 Bathrooms

Bedroom 1 with King size bed and en-suite.

Bedrooms 2 and 3 with twin beds and en-suite.

Fully fitted wardrobes in all bedrooms, dressing table, and hairdryer. Cots+ high chairs and extra beds provided on request.{ Charges apply }

Complimentary shampoo, shower gel, shower cap, body lotion, manicure set, and sewing kit in each bathroom.

Full equipped luxury kitchen with dishwasher, washing machine, fridge/freezer, cooker hob and oven, toaster, kettle and microwave oven. Iron and ironing board.

Comfortable living/dining area to seat 8 persons, , satellite internet TV english Channels, DVD, CD, player. Open log fire and central heating for winter occupancy.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

My husband and I live in England West Yorkshire, and both work full time. My husband is a LGV gas tanker driver and Scuba Padi dive master, I work as a paramedic in the N.H.S.

We spend our holidays in Kefalonia, and have the most wonderful local Greek friends who have made us feel like family.

Family and friends who have been to the Island are now in love with it as much as we are.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

Villa Ormofia is lovely and had everything we needed for our 2 week stay. We were really impressed with how frequently the villa was cleaned (a lot more than previous experiences) and the flowers each time were a lovely touch. The location of the villa was fantastic/very secluded peaceful and beautiful scenery. Agia Effimia is a lovely port and we were able to get everything we needed from the supermarket, butchers and bakeries. There are also lovely restaurants to eat out in on an evening. We were ideally located to be able to travel around, and see the island. It is well worth travelling around with so many nice places to visit. Suz A Swindon UK date of stay May 2009.

Villa Ourania 2010 We had a fantastic holiday & everything was brilliant as described. The cleaning service was excellent.We are definitely going to recommend the Villas to our friends.Sally Sterry Bristol. We had a lovely stay & it was lovely & comfortable &very relaxing we didnt want to leave. C Bradshaw July 2010.
Oct 2009
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6 Reviews

5
based on 6 holidaymaker reviews

5

Beautiful villa in quiet location

  • 5 of 5

Great villa with fantastic outdoor and pool area with barbecue, parasols and enough sun loungers for all guests. The villa is perfectly located in Loukata, within easy reach of Agia Efimia and Myrtos Beach. The villa is clean and modern and very well equipped, car hire is essential because of its location, but the owners recommended a great local car hire firm who brought our cars to the airport and met us from our flight. We will certainly be back and would recommend this to anyone looking for a villa in beautiful Kefalonia.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy to read that you hope to return in the near future. It sounds like you all had fun and enjoy a few B B Qs. What we did appreciate is that you also help us out sorting other guests 😊👍.
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5

Lovely villa, lovely location

  • 5 of 5

Excellent instructions meant we arrived safely despite being very dark and late! Villa just as we'd hoped, spacious clean and comfortable. Excellent outside space and pool. Very quiet and peaceful location so car essential but perfect for exploring the whole island. Agia Efimia is charming, pretty, not too busy with several good tavernas, a couple of supermarkets with everything you could need as well as a lovely butchers and bakery.

We would recommend taking a little boat from the harbour and finding your own private beach for the day as well as the horse riding up into the hills. This was great fun and a highlight of the holiday but probably wouldn't recommend for absolute beginners or those scared of heights!

Myrtos beach is only a 10 minute drive (go at sunset) and the diving centre in Agia Efimia was helpful and professional.

Thank-you Andy for helping us out on our last day - that made a real difference and we were most grateful.

We would thoroughly recommend the villa and wish we were there now!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Its great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and found all as you expected in the peaceful setting and location of the property. Its nice that you found Makis dive centre very professional and friendly team . Never been horse riding yet but may give it a go ! Andy & I hope you return one day to enjoy more of Kefalonia. Best regards
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5

lovely relaxing villa for a super holiday

  • 5 of 5

We arrived at the villa which was really easy due to andy and pat holiday pack which we received prior to leaving the uk. We found the villa to be everything we hoped it would be and more. The kitchen had everything you needed and due to this we did a lot of meals in the villa which saves you a lot of money due to not eating out ever night. The 3 bedrooms which we had we just great plenty of space and all with en suite and air conditioning. The pool was a lovely size and the children were in it when ever they had chance. If you want a quiet relaxing holiday then this is the place to stay. Would recommend it to all. On the last day of our holiday in fact leaving for the airport the children closed the main door and hadd left the keys in. I rang the owners up and andy couldn't have be nicer about it and said don't worry we will sort it out, and 10 minutes later rung me back and true to his word had which I must admit put myself and my wife's mind at ease. So again I say thanks to the owners and would recommend to all

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review Keith,much appreciated. We're pleased that the property lived up to and beyond your expectations. We hope you will visit us again in the not too distant future. Regards Andy and Pat
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United Kingdom
5

amazing

  • 5 of 5

There are no other words for it but FANTASTIC. Beautiful immaculate accommodation in gorgeous surroundings. The villa has 3 large ensuite bedrooms one of which opens onto the pool and terrace area.We had some great evenings around the barbecue and pool.Pat and Andrew the owners could not do enough for us and recommended fabulous bars and restaurants in agia efimia and surrounding areas. Our favourite was with no doubt the Local situated on the sea front with amazing views . The best bar for food and cocktails and to watch the world go by for us was Fior d:amour on the harbour front . Both restaurants and bar has great hosts and made us feel so welcome.Kefalonia is a must to visit and i cannot recommend villa ormofia highly enough .

  • Review Submitted: Oct 14, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2011
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely, peaceful, clean, well-equipped, all good! We loved the pool, and the views. The rooms were a good size, the villa remained cool, and the welcome pack was very generous. The pool and villa were kept spotless and well-serviced by a friendly team. Agia Efimia is a lovely town, very friendly tavernas and shops. There's a beautiful walking trail to Myrtos Beach from just below the villa (but called taxi from helpful beach taverna to avoid steep uphill climb home!) Good central location to get anywhere on the island. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 10, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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West Yorkshire
5

'Ouranios'

  • 5 of 5

We travelled down from Yorkshire to catch a Ryanair flight from Stansted, despite our initial worries the journey and flight all went great, only 10k hand luggage :0( but very little queuing and no expected bun fight to get a seat, all 4 of us were sat relatively together. On arrival we picked up our car (owners recommendations) outside the airport and set of through the main town Argostoli and up over the mountain and down to the Villa. It is a bit of a hike but to be fair well worth it, as the directions (inc Photos of the journey) are excellent and easily followed. Watch out for the rocks up the mountain M1!!

On arrival the location and layout was perfect, sat on the hillside looking down a tree lined valley to the sea at Agia Efimia. The villa is modern, clean, well maintained and the ample facilities were all as described. We picked our spacious bedroom, unpacked into the ample wardrobes and then off to explore.

WOW! – What a delight (Agia efimia) the little harbour town is. The locals were so friendly and we were greeted with a smile from day one. There are plenty of Tavernas/ restaurants, cafés, what a great place to sit and watch the world go by (Gialos, Fior d’amore) and we did ‘often’

Then off to ‘The Local’ to sample some traditional Greek cuisine, Demetrio and family again served with a smile, the portions are large and delish and the wine of a good quality. There is also the additional bonus of a great view over the harbour. The rest of our holiday was spent chilling and exploring, we even ventured to the top of Mt Ainos taking in the fantastic views of this beautiful wonderful island.

We would not hesitate to recommend this Villa, great facility in an ideal location, perfect ingredients for a fantastic break.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 7, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

From the Owner

On having had so many chilled out Holidays in Agia Effimia, we decided to buy a plot of land and build two villas. The land has spectacular views and seclusion, and is in a beautiful setting, yet still near to beaches, shops, restaurants. Both villas have their own private swimming pool. Laze by the pool and take in the magnificent uninterrupted views, bbq on the warm evenings while breathing in the clear fresh mountain air. Be sure to watch out for the short toed Eagles as they soar above. On an evening the bats swooping across the lighted pool are a sight to see, a nature lover's paradise. The crystal clear sea and archaeological sites are a few beauties of this Island. The magical unspoilt Greece is still here.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Argostoli at 18 Miles Nearest Barpub : Makriotika at 1 Miles Nearest Ferry : Sami at 8 Miles Nearest Beach : Myrtos at 2 Miles Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

A few minutes drive is the world famous Myrtos beach of Cpt Correllis Mandolin fame ,where you can soak up the sun and swim in the turquoise crystal clear waters. Try swimming at sundown at Myrtos and watch the golden sun as it sinks into the horizon of the Ionian sea. There is a beach bar and refreshments on the beach. Alternatively visit the lively beach at Anti Samos, also of Cpt Correllis fame. Or Maybe you want to explore one of the many secluded bays dotted around the beautiful island.

Travel:

Argostoli airport only 40 minutes drive away. Can advise on car hire direct from airport.

Easyjet flights from Manchester, Gatwick and Leeds/ Bradford. Excellent cheap flights with Ryaniar from Stanstead + other London airports " great deals take 10kg cabin luggage free". Update on flights can be daily.

Jet 2 which now also offers cheap flights including Manchester.

Monarch

Thomas Cook low fare flights review this site daily for discounts

Thomsons

Distances:

All distances approximated - Agia Effimia 3km. Sami town 6km. Fiscardo 25km. Assos 8km. Argostoli (capital of Kefalonia) 28km. Robola vinery 20km.

See us on new Google maps enter Loukata see red balloon view at 1 o'clock our 2 villas .

Further Details:

Cash point in Agia Effimia 3km. Nearest bank in Sami 6km. Nearest Hospital Sami 6km,nearest pharmacy Agia Effimia. .Bakery, garage and supermarket 1.5km. Main supermarkets butchers and shops Agia Effimia 3km. Traditional restaurant taverna Makriotika 10 minute stroll. Various tavernas restaurants in Agia Effimia. Places of interest - Melissani lake, Drogorati caves, Robola vinery, picturesque village of Assos, Fiscardo, Mount Aenos nature reserve, red beach at Xi, daily boat trips to the island of Ithaka. Diving school offering guided dives for all abilities,from try dives to cave dives!! boat hire, and cycle hire in Agia Effimia.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Med/low season
5 Sep 2017 - 5 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,200
for 7 nights
£1,200
 
 
Low season
6 Oct 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£749
for 7 nights
£749
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,400
for 7 nights
From
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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
25% payable at time of booking none refundable. Final balance to be paid 6 weeks prior to arrival date. Picture directions, with instructions sent out after final payment. Damages and Breakages will be charged before departure from Kefalonia by our Property Manager.

Changeover Day:
Flexible. By prior arrangement. Arrival 1400 + Departure by 10. 00 am.

Notes on prices:
Save on flight prices if you book 12 months in advance.
Excellent cheap flights from Stanstead + other airports with RYANAIR .
JET 2 from Manchester Airport 2015
JET 2 From Leeds/Bradford 2015
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Facilities

From the Owner

Unique with every modern convenience having the ultimate peace and relaxation, a complete get away from it all holiday. Stunning sea and mountain views.

Property Type

  • villa

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural

Attractions

  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming

Bathrooms

  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 3 - Shower Enclosure
  • Complementary Shampoo, Shower cream, Body Lotion, Shower Cap and Sewing Kit.

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3

Outside

  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Towels supplied for poolside and bathrooms. 4.5 tog Duvets can be supplied with cotton linen . Maid service, towels and linen changed mid-week . Swimming Pool cleaned twice weekly + gardener fortnightly. We supply a free welcome pack on arrival, comprising of tea, coffee, water, beer, wine, juice, milk, bread, jams, cereal, bacon and eggs. (No smoking Policy) - not permitted inside the Villas- ashtrays provided for outside. Free safe deposit box in each property + Satellite Wi-Fi Outside: Fully enclosed by a gated fence. Both Villas benefit from large patio areas with BBQ facilities, outdoor dining tables and seating, both Villas have private 7x4m swimming pools , sun loungers and brollies. Patio furniture and BBQ facilities for alfresco dining on the warm Kefalonian evenings. Full enclosed by gated fence.

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