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Luxurious Holiday Apartments with spectacular sea view right on the waterfront - KALLISTI Duplex Sleeps up to 6(3 Bedrooms) 115 sq meters

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

Description

KALLISTI Duplex Sleeps up to 6(3 Bedrooms) 115 sq meters

KALLISTI duplex apartment consists of the first floor and the ground floor. The first floor has one double bedroom with fitted wardrobe, one bathroom with hydro-massage shower, an open plan living room, fireplace, leading to a balcony with beautiful view to the sea, mountain and to a private garden. An elegant dining area with table seating 6 people, a fully equipped kitchen(dishwasher, oven, fridge/freezer, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, kettle) and all the cooking utensils.

The ground floor has two bedrooms with two twin beds and fireplace, a second with double-bed sofa, fitted mirror wardrobe. Leads to a private garden. Bathroom with hydro-massage shower, a well-equipped kitchen(oven, fridge/freezer, kettle) and cooking utensils. Also iron and iron board.

KALLISTI is tastefully furnished throughout; designed to the highest aesthetic standards, with unique style and quality, fully air conditioned, Wi-Fi, TV, fly screens, washing machine, shared pool, secure front door.

More Details

About the property

GR2661

The IRIS-KALLISTI-NIOVI-NEFELI complex apts are right on the seafront of the most beautiful part of Karavomylos, where one can relax and enjoy the unobstructed sea view, listen to the whispering of the sea-water right underneath the balcony, and the rustling sound of the eucalyptus trees lying in front, enjoy the crystal clear water beach. Being so close to the vibrant area of Sami has easy access to destinations where one can enjoy swimming in clear blue water beaches, entertain, taste delicious local cuisine and the famous local wine robola, and explore unforgettable sightseeing. Various attractions and services can be found within walking distance such as bakery, mini market, taverns, coffee shops. 1.5 km away,in Sami, one can find pharmacy, post office, bank, health center, bars coffee shops, restaurants, tourist shops. The cave of Melissani is only about 500 meters away, and Drogarati cave with stalactites is 3.5 km away.


Owner
Nasia
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
18 September, 2017

About Nasia

I am an ordinary working woman, who lives a simple life, accepts the gifts of life even if they aren't pretty, takes what is given and gives what is taken, loves and cares deeply, speaks kindly, becomes useful when and where is possible, tries to grow through life and not go through it, leaving the rest to God.

Nasia purchased this apartment in 2011

Why Nasia chose Kefalonia (Cephalonia)

I bought my property in 2011 because I believe its one of the most beautiful areas of Kefalonia

I feel it is the designated place for someone who would like to find serenity, relaxation and enjoyment.

What makes this apartment unique

The Holiday Complex apartments, are unique as to their location. It is right on the waterfront, has a fabulous sea view across to Ithaca Island and the mountain emerging with the sea water on the other side. It provides the ability to swimm from early morning until late at night since the crystal clear water beach is just steps away from the door. Not to mention the enjoyment of a candle light dinner on the balconies with the whispering of the sea water right underneath.

At the same time is close to all the essential commodities, (within a distance of 500m).

Location

Cave Lake of Melissani
Drogarati Cave
Nearest Airport
37 Kilometres
in Argostoli
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
In Sami, or Aghia Paraskevi
Nearest Ferry
1.5 Kilometres
In Sami
Nearest Beach
10 Metres
underneath the house
Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

Swimming, water sports, hiking, horse riding, scuba diving, bird watching, snorkeling, bay fishing, paddle boating and sightseeing. Football, basketball and tennis courts within five minutes walk.

Antisamos famous beach is only 7 km away from Karavomylos: a spectacular beach surrounded by impressive verdant hills, with turquoise-blue, crystal clear water ideal for snorkeling. Water sports on offer.

Along the coastline Sami - Agia Efimia (1-10 km from the house) there are numerous little white pebble coves with crystal clear water, ideal for swimming and snorkeling. One of them is Aghia Paraskevi, with beach bar and a nice restaurant /tavern/nightclub right by the sea. Myrtos the famous beach 20 min drive. The nearest tavern is 2 min walk and Sami is a 10 min walk across the seaside. Drogarati Cave with 60 meters depth (stalactites and stalagmites) 1.5 km. Aghios Gerasimos Monastery 25 km. Fiscardo seaside village 35 km. Aghia Efimia seaside village with many attractions 8 km.

Coast/Beach:

A small quiet beach (shingle) with tall eucalyptus trees is right in front of the house. Nearest organized Beach is Sami at 1.5 km. A 20 min drive from Karavomylos is the famous 'Myrtos' Beach (white sand, blue-turquoise waters), voted one of the best beaches in the world. Other small beaches are only 5-10 min drive away, as well as monasteries and ancient ruins. 'Antisamos' beach, setting of the film 'Captain Correli's Mandolin', is ideal for snorkeling and scuba diving and is about 15 min.

Travel:

There are many direct flights from Europe (U.K, Germany,Italy, Holland etc) to Kefalonia from April to October. The rest of the year via Athens.

The airport of Kefalonia (EFL) is 37 km from the house.

Most airline companies offer car hire discounts.

The taxi service from airport to the house costs approximately 40€.

We can arrange this service for you in case you need it.

Ferries to the port of Sami from Brindisi and Bari (Italy) from June to August.

Distances:

Nearest AIRPORT - 37 Kilometres

Nearest FERRY - within walking distance Sami: 1.5 Kilometres

Nearest BEACH - just infront of the house

Nearest BARPUB - within walking distance: 1 Kilometre

Nearest RESTAURANT - within walking distance: 30 metres

Nearest GROCCERY STORE - within walking distance: 50 metres

Nearest VILLAGE - within walking distance Sami: 1.5 Kilometres

Further Details:

The Ionian Islands are an archipelago on the west coast of Greece. The home land of Odysseus is a place that its hard not to fall in love with and a journey you will never forget . The beauty of the nature will fascinate you and the crystal waters of the Ionian Sea, will embrace you.

The Ionian Islands are also called the Eptanese(seven islands). The seven Islands are Corfu, Paxos, Lefkas, Ithaca, Kefalonia, Zante and Kythira. Smaller islands are spread all around.

Kefalonia is the largest and most beautiful island of the Ionian. It has a distinct tradition, cuisine and architecture. It has many hidden secrets. Vast olive groves, mount escapes, iridescent waters, picturesque alleyways and traditional arcades. It surprises you with the scenic vineyards, the roman ruins, the stunning caves, the Byzantine churches, the Homeric sites and the Venetian fortresses. Kefalonia has a variety of good tavernas and restaurants with really great cuisine. You can also discover walking trails with small rivers in the mountains, bird watching areas, vineyards with excellent wines. But most importantly Kefalonia will give you a taste of what greek philoxenia (hospitality) is after all.

The Capital of Kefalonia is Argostoli at 27 km. Nearest town Sami is 1.5 km away (archaeological sites, taverns, cafes, bars), Drogarati cave with stalactites and stalagmites is 1.5 km away and Melissani cave lake is only 500 meters away from the house. Sami is a bustling port, with regular ferries leaving to the Greek mainland and Ithaka.

Karavomylos has traditional colourful taverns. There is also a mini market and a bakery right next to the houses.

In Sami there are a lot of souvenir, butcher, post office, pharmacy, bank, health center, restaurants and bars. If you like to rent car we can arrange it for you.

Available Rentals

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Notes

Booking Notes:
Booking by email contact.
The owners request a 30% non-refundable deposit on booking and the full amount 2 weeks prior to arrival.
Cancellation refunds
Up to 8 weeks – no cancellation charge
4-8 weeks – 50% of rate refunded
2-4 weeks – 25% of rate refunded
Less than 2 weeks – no refund
A 200 € refundable security deposit is also to be paid when the whole amount is due. The security deposit will be returned after inspection of the houses at departure.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is flexible.
Check out time until 10:00
Check in time after 14:00

Notes on prices:
The prices for Kallisti and Nefeli houses apply for 4 people In case of additional guests, please contact the owner for the additional cost.

The prices for Niovi house apply for 2 people. In case of additional guests please contact the owner for the extra cost.


Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for KALLISTI Duplex Sleeps up to 6(3 Bedrooms) 115 sq metersin Karavomylos in Cephalonia

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • village
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Holiday Complex
  • Romantic
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 Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Sofa bed/Futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • mountain biking
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Upon your arrival a welcome refreshment pack is provided in your apt. You will be welcomed by the English house managers who will hand you the keys and guide you around and also receive the keys before your departure. The house managers will be available for any emergency or unavoidable need during your stay. In case you would like any additional services from the managers, it will be upon your request and at your expense. No smoking and no animals are allowed. A baby cot, bathtub and high chair are available on request. Towels and linen are included and are changed with the room cleaning once a week. Extra cleaning service – available upon request. Outside: Outdoor furniture on the balconies and the private patio.

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average rating of 4.8 based on 5 reviews
5

Stunning Duplex with great views.

  • 5 of 5

Great location with stunning views across the sea to the island of Ithaca. Well equipped duplex ideal for our party of 5 adults. Washing machine, Dishwasher, 2 x kitchens. 2 x shower and bathrooms.

Great location with an enjoyable 20-30 minutes stroll into Sami along the sea front. Local bakery and a couple of shops within 5 minutes.

Great to take a swim before breakfast, or sit on the pebbled beach with your morning cup of tea! Ideal central location for exploring the rest of the Island with Antisamos a 15 minute drive, Myrtos Beach less than 1/2 hour.

Highly Recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

We loved everything. Kefalonia was beautiful, the apartment was excellent and well located

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was very well equipped and spacious with a large balcony overlooking the sea. Very relaxing and a nice spot. The pool was very pleasant especially to cool off in the late afternoon. Sarah and Nick were very helpful too.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Really nice property with great views and plenty of space to relax in a quiet area

  • 4 of 5

Good size property with plenty of space. Lovely balcony with great views of the sea and mountains. Pool clean and tidy. Support when in the property was really good.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

A Hard Act To Follow

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time in Greece and it could hardly be improved. Although we arrived very late on our first night we were greeted by the housekeepers with a welcome pack and the moon rising over Sami Bay. The next morning was our first view of the spectacularly beautiful view from the balcony, across the bay toward Ithaca, a view we could never have bored of. Being matter of strides from the waters edge we were spoilt for choice between relaxing by the pool or snorkelling along the nearby reef.

Kallisti is finished to a very high standard and is impeccably maintained, as are the surroundings and the pool. It could hardly be in a better location for exploring the many wonders of the island being equidistant from most of the stunning locations on offer. Locally however there are the tavernas and harbour of Sami just a 20 minute stroll from the apartment or a 15 minute drive takes you to the idyllic harbour of Agia Efimia. Luckily for us the owner, Nasia was also on her holiday at the same time, you couldn't wish for a more generous warm hearted soul!

The apartment had everything we required but would benefit from the addition of a washing machine and stronger wi-fi signal but these are the only additions we could think of.

We took so many wonderful photos that many of our friends are now considering Kallisti and it's neighbouring properties for next year and we'd have no hesitation in recommending it.

Our Kefalonian holiday in Kallisti has been so good we'll have a problem matching it next year!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 1, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Mick, I am so happy to hear that the apartment Kallisti, the sea view from its balcony and the other surroundings contributed in making your first visit to Kefalonia, a memorable experience. I was delighted meeting you, your beautiful wife and your children during the short but really friendly and warm communication we've shared while I was there. Sorry for any inconvenience due to the missing facilities of strong wi-fi signal and washing machine. I promise that both will be settled for next year. And just remember. In case you'll have a problem matching it next year, Kallisti will be there, ready to embrace you! With every good wish Nasia
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5

Great apartment

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I had a great 2-week stay at Kallisti. The apartment was to a very high standard with good ameneties. The location is perfect for exploring the island - most places seemed to be within an hour's drive. Even in late September we weren't short of places to eat in the evenings. Of course, the well equipped kitchen was there if we didn't want to go out to eat.

If we went back to Kefalonia, we would certainly think about kallisti, or one of the sister apartments.

The only thing that would add to it would be a washing machine.

I must say also, that Nick and Sarah were very helpful and contributed to our enjoyment.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 28, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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