Athena - The perfect holiday
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Villa | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Villa Athena is set in a serene location in central Corfu near the idyllic village of Agios Ioannis. Its position gives access to many of the best amenities on the island, whilst also offering peace, quiet and spectacular view of the surrounding countryside by day and the distant lights of neighbouring villages in the hills at night.
This superb villa is set in a small but ancient olive grove, the villa boasts a private pool set in a large outside garden, its large verandah can accommodate AL fresco dining, there is a terraced area for sitting and lounging, whilst a discreet distance away the pool and sun worshipers can enjoy themselves without disturbing anyone. Athena gives you every opportunity to enjoy the views, climate and the local cuisine.
This newly built villa has ample room to sleep 4 people comfortably plus one extra on the sofa bed in the living area. The bedrooms are all en-suite and the property has been furnished so that you can relax and enjoy your holiday.
Villa Athena also benefits from being only 15 minutes drive from the airport and historic Corfu Town, with its quaint shops, restaurants and historic attractions. Nearby, close to Ermones Beach is Corfu's internationally renowned 18 hole Golf course, which was designed by Donald Harradine. For families with young children the giant water park Aqua-land is very close by to keep young children happy when they have tired of the beach.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Ermones 4 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Corfu Aiport 5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Villa Athena is set over two floors:
*Ground floor : Lounge with French windows leading out to garden/pool areas, fully fitted kitchen, small W.C. off hallway
*Upstairs : a small landing where there is a chair for sitting and two bedrooms : The left hand bedroom has two single beds ideal for teenagers/children and has a en-suite shower room. The master bedroom on the right has a double bed and an en-suite, plus french windows which lead out to the balcony, it also has great all round views of the surrounding country side.
*The landing also has french windows leading out to the balcony with its fantastic views of the superb countryside, this balcony can also be accessed through the french windows in the master bedroom.
Balcony has chairs and a small table to while away the the hours
The pool has a lounging area with a swinging covered 3 seater, plus individual sun loungers
there are two areas for just sitting and relaxing, in these areas there will be a gazebo/tables and chairs
The villa will be available after 2.00 pm. Except if arrange before hand. Check out time is 10.00 am. Except if arranged before hand.
A deposit of 25% of the total cost is required to reserve the villa this must be received within 7 days, and the balance is due 8 weeks before your holiday arrival date.
If booking a late holiday, payment in full is required as soon as possible.
Payment by cheque, BACs or internet banking transfer only
The Ionian Islands region
Corfu Greece, is the most popular of the Ionian Islands. It is a very green island and a mixture of the civilizations that have passed through at various times.
The most green of the Greek islands, Corfu , has three million olive trees. As well as flower-strewn countryside and Adriatic-style villages, it has splendid coastal scenery and some excellent secluded beaches. On this cosmopolitan island, you’ll be able to combine relaxation with good times and a full nightlife, for Corfu is an international tourist centre which can satisfy the demands of the most difficult visitors. On Corfu island it is easy to combine relaxation with intense night life. Having decided to visit Corfu Greece, one of the most interesting islands of the Ionian sea, prepare yourself for an unparalleled experience.
Corfu is steeped in history both the Venetians and the British have occupied Corfu and you will still find much evidence of their architecture and rule here today. The cricket pitch in Corfu town is just one of the many interesting and quirky features. The town of Corfu (Kerkyra) impresses and charms the visitor with its two forts, narrow streets, tall houses, arcades, Venetian-built Town Hall, church to Saint Spyridon, the Corfu island's patron saint, flower-filled gardens, and balconies with their superb wrought-iron fences. Flooded with sights, Corfu is a small paradise on Earth. From Paleokastritsa to Kanoni, from the Achillion to Pontikonissi and the Corfu's northern coast, one will find crystal water scenic coves greenery and vegetation that 'sinks' into the deep blue sea. Sunny days, cool night breezes, friendly locals and fascinating history are just some of the memories that you will take home with you.
The villa is centrally situated to both east and west coast beaches, which are short drives away and both offer a variety of water sport activities. Paleokastritsa, one of the island’s best-known beauty spots, with crystal clear water and a 13th century Monastery is a 20 minutes drive. If you prefer to encounter a real Corfiot atmosphere the unspoilt village of Agious Ioannis is 5 minutes away with bars and restaurants used by both locals and tourists. The location gives holidaymakers the choice of total seclusion and when feeling energetic you can hire bicycles from the village or just have long walks taking in the beautiful countryside and many places of interest to visit. For an opportunity of a relaxing island life experience, this supreme holiday awaits you.
Corfu caters for everyone from golf, water sports, water parks, scuba diving, horse riding or simply for those who just want to relax on the beautiful and many beaches Corfu has to offer.
Corfu Town was built between two fortresses during the Venetian rule and is one of the most beautiful, most impressive and interesting cities in Greece. The population of Corfu Town is about 30,000, and is quite cosmopolitan compared to other islands in Greece. It is an amazing mixture of old tavernas, new cafes, bars and clubs plus the beautiful old city protected by the two fortresses.
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