Villa | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Drosato Manor is a beautiful 17th Century Manor House restored to the highest standards, only 10 minutes drive from fabulous beaches and great restaurants. This Spacious 4 bedroom house has a private swimming pool and stunning views across the countryside and down to the coast.
We have made every effort to provide you with 'home from home comforts' in this peaceful, unspoilt hillside village. Corfu traditional design is combined with contemporary fittings - everything you need to enjoy a perfect, relaxing holiday in Corfu is here!
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Corfu Town 45 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 4 En suites|
|Furniture||4 Sofa beds, Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Bedrooms: Bedroom 1 1st floor large double bedroom with own dressing room and balcony.
Bedroom 2 1st floor large double bedroom with private terrace.
Bedroom 3 2nd floor huge twin bedroom with vaulted ceilings and balcony.
Bedroom 4 2nd floor large double bedroom.
Bathrooms: En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with shower, wc, basin.
En-suite bathroom to bedroom 2 with shower, wc, basin.
En-suite bathroom to bedroom 3 with shower, bath, basin, wc.
En-suite bathroom to bedroom 4 with shower, wc, basin.
wc on g/floor.
Kitchen: Brand new modern open plan kitchen fully fitted with cooker, large fridge freezer, microwave and dishwasher.
Utility Room: Seperate utility room with washing machine with drying and ironing facilities.
Living Rooms: Spacious Living room with 2 sofas, flat screen TV with DVD stereo with MP3 connection. Separate dining area with Large dining room table which seats 8.
Other: Downstairs wc with basin.
Linen and towels provided including pool towels. Maisd service is provided twice a week.
|Further details outdoors|
Secluded walled garden and terrace with views accross the valley down to the coast. There is a large private pool approx 8m x 4m and 1.6m deep. High quality sunbeds, parasols, patio, outsiding dining furniture and barbecue are all supplied.
Notes on accommodation
Fully air-conditioned. Safe for children. Cot provided on request.
This property is not suitable for people with serious mobility problems.
The Ionian Islands region
With its beguiling landscape of windflowers and cypress trees rising out of shimmering olive groves,Corfu is considered by many as Greece's most beautiful island.
Rocky coves, stunning sunsets and golden sandy beaches captivate everyone that visits this Ionian jewel also known as the Emerald Island.
Corfu has managed to maintain its distinct Mediterranean feel with miles of coastline for visitors to enjoy their holiday.
Secret coves, deserted beaches and lively bars and discos ensure that there is something for everyone to enjoy from their holiday.
Agios Georgias is the nearest beach to Drosato. Only a short drive there are a number of restraunts, bars and tavernas.
Roda and Acharavi are approximateky 15 minutes away and again have a number of places to eat, drink and shop. Acharvi has 2 miles of sandy beach, gently shelving into the sea and is liberally covered with large areas of pebble. The beach is very safe for children, and hosts a number of water sports that include windsurfing, pedalloes, water-skiing and paragliding.
Golf is available in the Ropa Valley approx 45 mins from the villa.
Car hire is essential. The airport and Ferry port are in Corfu Town which is approx 45 mins drive.
Drosato itself has two small shops that sell basic provisions. Once a week a mobile shop visits the village selling fresh produce.
Up the mountain the neighbouring village of Agros is 5 minutes away and has a pharmacy, two supermarkets, a butchers, two hair dressers, a news agents, olive wood shop, bakers, kiosk and several small tavernas cafes and coffee shops frequented by locals.
Corfu town is approximately 40 minutes away. If you want a day shopping or are in search of culture, you will not be disappointed. Hidden down narrow cobbled streets are museums full of art treasures, archeology and even coins. There is also a fortress and the renovated palace of St Michael and St George that was once used by the Greek Royal Family.
Paleokastritsa, the island's most treasured beauty spot, is set along one of the islands most spectacular coast lines and is a popular day trip for visitors to it's 13th centuary monastery.
Achillion Palace near Benitses hosts beautiful gardens where James Bond fans will recognise scenes from 'For your eyes only' were filmed.
Mount Pantokrator is over 1000 meters high and dominates the North of the Island. The views from the summit are outstanding, you may even catch a glimpse of Italy!
Aqualand is a firm favourite with families.
Churches and Monasteries will amaze you with their stunning architecture and ceiling paintings.
Watersports, including water-skiing, canoeing, boat hire, pedalos and much more.
Ruins of Roman baths can be found in Achravi, Palaeopolis and Benitses.