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Island residence in Kefalonia (M.H.T.E. 08 30 K 10 08847 0 1) - Unit 1196515

People12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms5
Separate WC's1
Space 1,829 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Wireless Internet
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Villa "Thineas Gi"

At a quiet village, in the middle of the greenest nature, stands a beautiful two-storey villa with a pool.

Ground floor: A romantic bedroom with private bathroom and a balcony, where you can relax on a traditional bench built of stone and enjoy the garden view. The sitting room, which is furnished with comfy sofas and a monastery style dining table, gives to Myrtos Gulf and its deep blue waters.The kitchen is fully equipped refrigerator, electric stove, microwave oven, coffee maker. There is also a WC. An impressive wooden staircase leads to the next floor, climbing through an imposing atrium that spreads the sunlight to both levels.1st floor common balcony with a fascinating view. A cool bedroom with a double bed. The room has its own private bathroom. One more double-bedded bedroom with a roomy wooden floored balcony.

Guest house traditionally built of stone. Independent from the rest of the villa, with a built-in bed, bathroom and view to the pool, a single sofa-bed and a kitchen.

More details, www.acoolvilla.com

More Details

Owner
Athina Karoussi
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, Greek
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
13 November, 2017

About Athina Karoussi

Hello, I am Athina and I live in Athens. I studied Visual Communication and Graphic Design. I worked for many years as an Art Director in various advertising agencies.

I adore the sun and the sea and my friends tell me I'm a great cook.

I like dreaming, making plans and meeting people.

I'm sure you will love my home as much as I do.

Available Rentals

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Notes

For monthly stays the price is without breakfast and linen change, cleaning once a week


Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Argostolion in Argostoli

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1829 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • resort
  • village
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Maps
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • pink - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    green - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    blue - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    guesthouse - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    playroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    wc - Toilet
    pool - Outdoor Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • pink - 1 Double Bed , bathroom/balcony
    green - 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , bathroom/balcony/kitchen
    blue - 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , bathroom/balcony
    guesthouse - 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , bathroom/balcony/kitchen
    playroom - 1 Double Bed , 1 Child Bed , bathroom
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck Chairs
  • Child's Swing
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • veranda
  • Wood Decking
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 8 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • water skiing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(16 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.9375 based on 16 reviews
5

Very nice and hassle free

  • 5 of 5

Good generous bedrooms. Impressive views. Nice design (on several different levels). Very useful recommendation for local restaurants

  • Review Submitted: 28-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words. I hope to meet you next time. P.S. I looking for the keys do you know something? Best Regards A:)
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5

A place worth coming back

  • 5 of 5

We were a group of 14 people (8 adults and 6 children aged between 5 and 8). We spent 10 nights at the villa and everything was fantastic. The view you have all along the road to the villa is breath taking. Also the road itself is breath taking :). The villa is situated in quite village and everywhere you look there are colorful flowers and trees. The view from the villa is amazing. The accommodation is great and there are enough beds for a large number of visitors and the kitchen is fully equipped. Our host, Athina, is a wonderful lady always happy to assist you with everything you might need.

We had a wonderful stay at Thineas Gi and we will surely come back here.

Thank you Athina for a lovely stay!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely, Relaxing, Luxury

  • 5 of 5

Villa Thineas was everything we had hoped for, As a party of 10 we all had ample room and lots of different sleeping options. The views from the terrace and balcony are stunning and watching the sunset with a cold drink is a happy memory i will long cherish.

The location is fantastic in a lovely quiet village over looking the sea, It's one of the Islands secret places as the local beach, beach bars, seafood & meat tavernas are only 5 mins from the villa and occupied mainly by locals. Hence the Food is very good & inexpensive.

Myrtos beach and the towns of Agia Effima & Agrostoli are only 20 mins by car.

But what sets this Villa apart from the rest is the 5* service you get, Fresh Bread & Pastries delivered to your door daily, The lovely Angela & Athina popping in every day to clean, deliver extra food and arrange anything you need.

Thank you, we really do miss both of you and cannot thank you enough for making our Holiday very special.

Book Villa Athina, you will not regret it.

Caroline & Billy - Fiona & Mark and all the rest of our gang x

  • Review Submitted: 05-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words!!!! We hope to see you again. Kisses to all:)
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5

A perfect holiday

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful 7 days vacation, together with our friends and our kids (4 adults & 4 kids). I found Kefalonia a very nice surprise after the crowded Corfu, 1 year ago and after other Greek islands before. The house is beautiful, very confortable, with a stunning sea view! Obviously, the pool was the biggest attraction for the kids, but with the warm and kind help of Athina, the owner, we managed to have an unforgettable vacation: the castle of Assos and its nice bay, the Myrthos beach, the animated evening in Argostoli, the sporty beach of Antisamos, the stunning Melissani cave or the sandy beach of Xi were reasons for discovering and enjoying new things. But what really made the difference was the warmth, the kindness and the openess of our owner, Athina! It was a real pleasure to meet her and her daughter and we are grateful that we got to spend one evening together!

It was a one of a kind experience, we hope to come back and we would strongly recommend the house as an oasis of peace and wellbeing!

  • Review Submitted: 09-Aug-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ouaou! Thank all of you for your kind words. I hope to see you before next summer in your country. Love and kisses to all especially to my little friend Kati. Athina
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5

Fab house, great island

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely, relaxing stay in this beautiful, spacious house. We were 12 and it never felt crowded - great rooms, bathrooms, etc and shared space, plus good pool and BBQ terraces, both with amazing views over the bay.

Athena, the owner, could not be more delightful. Always incredibly friendly and helpful, even accompanying one of our party to hospital after a fall - above and beyond!

We would not hesitate to recommend this house to anybody looking for a big space in a quiet spot on this beautiful island.

The only warning: make sure you have worked out your route before setting off from the airport in the dark - it's not easy to find in the dark!

Thanks Athina. X

PS stitches out and head fine....

  • Review Submitted: 31-Aug-2014
  • Date of Stay: August 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words, you were wonderful company! I hope to see you again. Susan watch your health, be happy and enjoy a perfect winter. Many kisses to the children! A:)
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5

Perfect for a large crowd!!!

  • 5 of 5

We booked the villa for a party of 12; 3 families, 6 adults and 6 children. Apart from the location, space, decor, breathtaking views and facilities what made all the difference for us was the flexibility of the accommodation. Everyone shared with their preferred buddy and everyone had a comfortable bed.

Athina, the owner, is a wizard with local knowledge and tips. We never set off without first consulting her. If you're on a diet beware the breakfast includes home baking, doughnuts and pain au chocolat from the local baker, fruit, cookies, brioche, rice pudding so you might as well give in and enjoy!!!

  • Review Submitted: 29-Aug-2014
  • Date of Stay: August 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Anna for your kind words:) Σας περιμένω ξανά, καλό χειμώνα με υγεία. Χαιρετισμούς σε όλους χχχ
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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Kilometres
Kefalonia / Argostoli
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
beach bar
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
Sami
Nearest Train
320 Miles
Patra
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Vista mare
Nearest Beach
2.5 Kilometres
Agia Kiriaki
Car: necessary

The village Agkonas was rebuilt after the 1953 earthquakes in a different location in order to be protected from big rocks sliding. The ashes of the old dorp are visible in the north. There are 150 village people, living in the region which is famous for the enormous eyesight.The visitors will have the opportunity to taste fresh meat, fish and wine which is produced in the area.

Beaches: Aghia Kiriaki: 1500m long with a lot a morphological variations, quiet, with just a few sunbeds and a canteen (2,5km). Mirtos: the biggest, the most impressive and

notorious beach. White sand and deep green-blue waters (8km). Fteri: white pebbles and green forest. Accessible only by boat from Aghia Kiriaki Aspros Gialos, Gianiskari

Cave: crystal clear waters, unforgettable experience.Accessible only by boat from Aghia Kiriaki. Vouti: small, quiet beach close to Zola village - 4km. Amidi: the beach of the gulf that is furthest. Impressive as the green foliage of the trees dives into the sea.

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