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VILLA GLORIA, Beautiful secluded Villa with pool

People12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Villa in Katouna, Lefkas, Ionian Islands, Greece - Peaceful Location, 10 Minutes Walk to Beach and Restaurants, 5km from Lefkas Town

Villa Gloria is accessible from the main road going to Katouna by a small private road. The house cannot be seen from the road. Electric gate at the entrance. Fully fenced 4000sq.m property. Large parking area in front of the villa. A beautiful garden with orange, lemon, fig and olive trees surrounds the villa. The 4 x 8 mosaic infinity pool is located on the south side and has a large sun terrace with loungers, sun umbrellas, barbecue and stone bench. Meals can be taken on the eastern terrace. The house has 2 separate levels. The ground floor has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, a large modern fully equipped open kitchen and a living room with spectacular view. The first floor has 2 bedrooms with 1 bathroom, living room with kitchenette (and sofabed if requested with extra payment), huge sun terrace and covered terrace. The whole house is air-conditioned/heated and all windows have insect screens and shutters.

More Details

Owner
Francis Verbeiren
Member since: 2010
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Dutch, Greek
Calendar last updated:
6 August, 2017

About Francis Verbeiren

The owner has largely travelled the world and has finally decided to live on Lefkas Island. The safety on the island, the green nature, the beautiful beaches, the marina, a town where everything is available and the easy access to and from the mainland (by bridge) were the main factors for this decision.

Wishing you all "Happy Holidays"

Francis Verbeiren purchased this villa in 2008

Why Francis Verbeiren chose Lefkada (Lefkas)

The spectacular view, close to town, very quiet.

What makes this villa unique

The villa offers total privacy, although not isolated, as we do have neighbours but they do not look over the pool.

We also enjoy the quietness which allows you to relax and enjoy the peace.

The views are constantly changing, the local fishing boats as well as the numerous yachts make for the perfect view to while away lazy days around the pool with family and friends, all that a true holiday should be !

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa on Lefkada on Lefkada

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with bath, large sink, wc. Bathroom between bedrooms 2 and 3 with walk-in shower with jet massage, twin sinks, wc, washing machine/tumble dryer. Bathroom top floor with shower cabin with jet massage, sink, wc.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 to 10 + 2 (extra sofabed) (5 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Ground floor: Bedroom 1 with double bed and en-suite bathroom. Bedroom 2 with double bed. Bedroom 3 with twin beds. Top floor: Bedroom 4 with double bed. Bedroom 5 with twin beds (and double sofabed in livingroom if requested with extra payement)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Several low cost companies now fly direct to Preveza on Wednesday and Sunday form London Gatwick. We don't mind small pets at the villa, we would like to know beforehand please. Both floors are equipped with air-conditioning/heating. All windows are equipped with insect screens and shutters. Safe. Outside: Private 4 x 8 mosaic infinity pool. Beautiful garden with fruit trees. Pool terrace barbecue with stone bench seating area. Loungers and sun umbrellas. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Cleaning and change of linen twice/week. Maintenance pool and garden twice/week. Other: Top floor living room: furnished with saloon and dining corner.

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average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
5

Great.

  • 5 of 5

The property was well- equipped, and was perfect for 10 people to stay. The view was breathtaking, the pool was also really enjoyable. the house was clean, and it actually was cleaned twice, without bothering us. Come with a strong car, becouse going up on the road requires it. Francis, the owner was really kind, and prepaired for every situations, He even brought a list of things, we can do in the area, and a contact list, for any kind of struggles.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much. We hope to see you again. Francis
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What a Good Holiday........Thanks

  • 5 of 5

We booked Villa Gloria for an 'extended' family holiday for 9 people.

Our whole experience, from being guided up to the villa when we arrived, to leaving and having a very pleasant chat with the owner, Francis, was wonderful.

The villa was clean, well maintained and tidy. Everything worked as it should, and the villa was well equipped with plenty of crockery and glasses.

The kitchen area was easy to work in, and the dishwasher made clearing up really easy.

Eating out was a pleasure, with plenty of local choices, and the main town of Lefkas close by.

We ate at the villa on a few evenings, which was a real pleasure with stunning views, and very relaxing.

I would highly recommend this villa for a large group - there is plenty of room for everyone, plenty of bed and bathroom space.

The pool was a highlight of the villa, with the most amazing views and was used from dawn to dusk !

Fantastic villa - Fantastic Holiday.

Thanks very much

Carl

  • Review Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much. We hope to see you again
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Simply Stunning Views....

  • 5 of 5

Just got back from a wonderful week on the beautiful Island of Lefkada with our boys. We fell in love with the island, the people, the scenery, the cuisine - everything was fantastic. Views from the villa were simply amazing, took our breath away when we arrived. It was difficult to pull ourselves away from villa, so we had a number of lazy days by the pool, playing chill out music, reading, drinking G&Ts and soaking up those gorgeous views.. Car hire essential and worth exploring some of the lovely restaurants both locally and other parts of the Islands. Big thanks to Francis & Isla and to Jacqui & Howard and their lovely girls who were also so helpful. Already looking forward to our next trip to Lefkada !

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. We hope to see you again.
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5

Lefkada Holiday

  • 5 of 5

We stayed as an extended family of 11. The house provided everything we needed and allowed us separate areas. We all loved the infinity pool. Everything was perfectly clean and we lived the mid week change of towels and bedding

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Steven, we are delighted that you and your family have enjoyed your holidays in our Villa Gloria. We thank you again for your confidence for having chosen our villa and hope to welcome you again in the future. Francis
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excellent holiday

  • 5 of 5

we (11 boys and girls) arrived on 19 june and had the villa for 7 nights.

first thing that I did was to look over for the pool, and then,,,breathtaking ! the view was just extraordinary, the location is perfect. then togheter with Pauline (very nice , full of life and kind lady),we made a tour of the house, very nice, big,clean, the kitchen had all the facilities, we had 3 or 4 cats ( <3 ).the big terrace perfect for a nice tan ,big pool for houndred of jumps :)

We liked Xouras tavern, very close from the main road.

Big big like , dream vacation, for sure we will come back

Again, thank you for all Pauline, it was a pleasure meeting you, see you next year <3 <3 <3

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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This was our first visit to Greece..

  • 4 of 5

We just loved our stay there. Amazing villa - felt like we were coming home every day to our own private resort. Great location peaceful and quiet. The view and the infinity pool is to die for. We had a great time and would highly recommend this villa.

About Location : the villa is close to main attractions of the island. Lefkada town, Nidri or popular beaches can be reachable in short time by car.

The Villa is modern, well decorated, with the quality equipments you can reach all kinds of needs.

Hospitality : Pauline you ROCK... For every subject she is ready to help you.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Preveza Aktion
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Katouna village
Nearest Ferry
100 Kilometres
Igoumenitsa
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Lygia
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Lygia
Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

We are residents on Lefkada/Lefkas and are happy to arrange for you any ENHANCEMENTS that will make your holiday that extra special, please do not hesitate to contact me on = francisv@otenet.gr with you requests, nothing is too small or impossible you just have to ask !

Coast/Beach:

Lygia beach: 15 mins walk, 2 mins by car. Milos beach: world famous kite-surf beach, 6km. Kathisma beach: white sandy beach, beach clubs, paragliding, 20km. Porto Katsiki beach: spectacular white sandy beach, 35km. Nidri: water sports centres, 10km. Vassiliky beach: wind surfing and hobby cats, 30km.

Travel:

Nearest airport:

Preveza (Aktio) 30km with several lowcost companies now flying direct from several european cities, charter flights from May until November from many countries.

Distances:

Lefkas town: 5km. Katouna: 1000m. Lygia: 1000m.

Further Details:

Car and motorbike rental. Boat rental. Horse riding. Wind surfing, kite surfing, sailing, water ski courses.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa on Lefkada, Ionian Islands

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
high season
2 Jul 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,649
for 7 nights
£2,649
 
 
fall season
27 Aug 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,690
for 7 nights
£1,690
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£2,649
for 7 nights
£2,649
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
20% deposit at the booking. Remainder 30 days before arrival.


Changeover Day:
Saturday or Sunday. Other days upon request and availability.

Notes on prices:
early booking discount

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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