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Villa with Private Pool and Sea Views

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,614 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Villa in Ratzakli, Near Skala, Kefalonia, Ionian Islands, Greece - Peaceful Location, 5 minute walk to Kaminia Beach

Modern and bright, this attractive villa is located amid quiet, semi wooded countryside in the Ratzakli area of Kefalonia. It enjoys picturesque views from its pretty outdoor areas. The villa rests in a peaceful location near the villages of Skala (3Kms) and Katelios (3.5Kms), also a short drive from Kaminia Beach (700m) where idyllic sands and sparkling seas await. The charming peach-painted exterior gives way to a fresh, airy interior, with an expansive sitting-kitchen-dining room on the ground floor. The sleek kitchen is superbly equipped, featuring a full dining table. The adjoining living area is comfortably furnished with sofas and a large screen TV. Full glass doors lead to the enticing and amply sized poolside terrace, which enjoys the sun for most of the day and looks out over trees to provide the perfect peaceful backdrop for sunbathing and al-fresco meals. The three bedrooms are finished in attractive style, each with ensuite bathrooms and balconies. The master suite looks out to the Ionian Sea with views of Zakynthos (Zante).

Authorized by the Greek National Tourist Office (E.O.T).

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Member since: 2011
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, Spanish, Italian, Greek
Response time:
Within 2 days
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Calendar last updated:
13 June, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

Everything was perfect for us. The building and location was perfect, the owners were wonderful and attentive and the holiday was fantastic. We will probably book next year as we felt so comfortable. We have 3 teenage girls and they loved it and have asked us to go back - the pool, nearby sandy beach, luxury accommodation (with 3 en suites) allowed them to relax as well as the town of Skala 5 mins drive with lovely tavernas and friendly people.

Martine from Horsham

A fabulous holiday, very relaxing location. The Villa was fantastic as was the pool. The nets across the doors and windows did a great job of keeping mosquitoes out!

Many thank to the Villa staff for all their hard work during our stay.

Alan, Suzanne, Georgia, Jessica & Emily


Thank you very much! We loved it here!

Mark & Laura


Thank you very much for a wonderful holiday at Villa Asterea. Thanks for looking after us so well.

We can't wait to come back!

Best wishes,

Yon, Cathy, Pete, Chris, Will, Gin
Jan 2011
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Ratzakli in Elios Proni

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1614 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with toilet, vanity unit, and tiled bath with tub. En-suite bathrooms to bedrooms 2 and 3 with large walk in fully tiled shower, toilet, and vanity unit.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1: Double bed en-suite Bedroom 2: Twin bed en-suite Bedroom 3: Twin bed en-suite
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • caves
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Outside: Set amongst olive trees, the Villa's front verandas look out to the Ionian Sea. The rear verandas will have you amazed at the beautiful mountain views. Your private pool area includes sunbeds, umbrellas and an outdoor shower. In addition, an outdoor dining area is provided with table, chairs and bar b q. Utility Room: Washing Machine Iron / Ironing board Hairdryer Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Both the inside and outside of the Villa is maintained. The Villa is cleaned twice weekly with bed linens and towels changed. Both bed linens and towels (excluding beach towels) are provided for your use. Pool and garden maintenance also. Other: The open kitchen plan boasts a seating area of 6 with table and chairs.


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Villa with Private Pool and Sea Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 16 reviews

Wonderful villa

  • 5 of 5

We loved the villa it was nice and clean, lovely pool, three different balconies, close to beach. We wlll definitely stay again and would recommend. Nice quiet area too.

  • Review Submitted: 25-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Excellent villa,lovely pool, terrace, local beach

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here in August 2017. This is an excellent villa with a lovely pool. It was spotless and very well equipped. Aristides, its owner, went above and beyond to make our stay as comfortable as possible. The villa is 10 min walk down to a perfect family beach and excellent (if a bit pricey) bar and taverna. Its a 20 min walk back up to the villa.

From the beach you can walk 20-30mins round the shore to the neighbouring village of Katelios with its many tavernas. Alternatively, it is a 10 mins drive away. A 10 minute drive in the other direction is the seaside town of Skala with beach, supermarkets and more tavernas.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Very good property. We were very comfortable and secure. Very comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

The on line photos don't do the property justice. The rooms are larger and we'll furnished. Three good sized ensuite rooms. The upper floors have lovely balconies. The pool area is good with large umbrella over a six seater table. Inside living space is good and aircon works well. Kitchen might benefit from a juicer or toastie maker but that's all pretty minor. Overall very well equipped. The whole property is very well maintained and secure. The location was good for us, quiet and private. A car is needed to get around the island but you can walk to the beach and local restaurants. Overall very good

  • Review Submitted: 10-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect villa for a relaxing family holiday

  • 5 of 5

This was our third stay in this villa. As usual the villa manager Dionisios greeted us when we arrived. He and his crew keeps the villa, garden and pool in a great condition. If you need anything just ask!

The villa is loacated in quiet surroundings near Kamini beach. Kamini beach is very family friendly. We recommend driving alongside the beach road until you get to the Anemos beach bar for the best beach and the best food!

The villa is also a short drive from Skala with lots of shops and excellent restaurants. You can have a lovely holiday just staying in the area but we recommend having a car to go exploring all the hidden gems of the Island. The island has so many beautiful and diverse beaches all with this amazing crystal clear blue waters.

I wouldn't be surprised if we returned yet again. And if we do we'll certainly stay at Villa Asterea again!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fabulous villa

  • 5 of 5

Villa Asterea was perfect for our family of 6 (Mum, Dad, adult daughter, 11 year old son, Nan and Grandad). In a lovely quiet location, close to a great sandy beach. Skala is only 10 minutes away by car and has a great beach, restaurants, supermarkets, etc. Aristides met us on arrival and regularly checked in on us to make sure everything was ok during our 2 week stay. The villa has all the mod cons including wifi, is clean, spacious and well maintained. A real bonus is having 3 en-suite bathrooms - no queue for the shower! Great place for a relaxing stress free holiday, we loved it so much we are going back this summer.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Mar-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect vacation!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at villa Asterea, and the property has been perfect for our family of mom,dad,grandmother and 3 children. The owners father keeps an eye on the property and takes good care to ensure a plesant stay. The overall quality of the maintenance and cleaningservice of both villa and pool are of a high standard. And we recomend this villa for a quiet, relaxing and troublefree stay at the beautiful island of Kefalonia.

The closest beach is Kaminia beach (walking distance) which is in our opinion the best beach for children on the island.

We might even return for a 3rd stay.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Sep-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
35 Kilometres
Kefalonia International Airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
16 Kilometres
Poros Port
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
700 Metres
Kaminia Beach
Car: recommended


Kaminia Beach - 700 meters.

Katelios Beach - 3.5Kms.

Skala Beach - 3Kms.

Koroni Beach - 6Kms.


40 minute drive to/from Kefalonia International Airport

40 minute drive to/from Sami Port

20 minute drive to/from Poros Port

5 minute drive to/from Katelios Village

5 minute drive to/from Skala Village

A car hire is recommended and is easily available from the airport or within each village.


Ratzakli is centrally located between the metropolitan town of Skala (3Kms) and the rustic old world feel of a traditional fishing village Katelios (3.5Kms).

The capital, Argostoli is 35 Kms from the Villa and offers an array of cafes, restaurants and shopping.


Prices & Availability

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Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.