Villa | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6
This spacious villa, set over three floors offers a private corner to all its guests. Villa Nestoras is located in a secluded hillside terrace, in the small hamlet of Apolissies near Nissaki, which is reached by a steep and winding road through olive groves from the coastal road.
Corfu’s north east coast line is dotted with villas amongst a luxurious vegetation giving maximum privacy with panoramic views. Overlooking Nissaki Bay, Nestoras Villa boosts dramatic views across the sea to the coastline stretching between Albania and Greece and along Corfu’s east coastline down to the Venetian fortifications of Corfu Town. At night, the twinkling lights of Corfu Town are visible.
Entrance is via the pool terrace and into a large kitchen with dining area leading directly to the comfortable and light filled living room. A shaded and furnished balcony overlooks the spectacular views of the Ionian Sea. The upper floor houses the ample master double bedroom with ensuite bathroom and doors to a large private terrace with the most astonishing view. The down floor is reached by a stair from the living room to the twin bedroom with ensuite shower room that has its own courtyard area and stairs that go directly to the swimming pool.
The pool terrace has a large built in barbecue, shaded area for dining al-fresco and impressive views from the sparkling turquoise sea to the olive tree clad hills. Although just a five minute drive away from Nissaki, Villa Nestoras is a peaceful retreat.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Nissaki 1.5 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||900 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Corfu 25 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Air conditioning, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||2 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Ground Floor: Consists of an air conditioned twin bedded room with Ensuite Shower room, washbasin and W.C. Patio doors open onto a courtyard area..
First Floor: Consists of a fully equipped kitchen with dining-area, a spacious and comfortable sitting-room leading onto a balcony with sea view, a W.C with washbasin.
Second Floor: Consists of an air conditioned double bedded room with Ensuite Bathroom, washbasin and W.C. Patio door patio door open onto large private terrace with spectacular view.
|Further details outdoors|
Exterior of the Villa: Private swimming pool of 25 sq. meters with depth 0.90m to 1.80m and a ladder access. Natural shade and sun umbrellas, sunbeds and outdoor lounging furniture with dining area. Large terrace around the pool and the BBQ
The Ionian Islands region
Some say that Corfu could be the most beautiful island in the world. It is the second largest island in a group of seven, known as the Ionian Islands and is located just off the west coast of Greece, nearer to Albania than to the rest of Greece
Corfu is one of the most popular and most beautiful of the Greek islands. With a wealth of natural beauty, a rich culture that spans centuries and a gentle magnetic appeal, it is easy to see what draws people back to Corfu year after year.
The climate of the island of Corfu is typical Mediterranean with hot and dry summers and a wonderful clear blue sky.
Take a little time to explore the island of Corfu and you will be rewarded with some of the most spectacular scenery and interesting sites. A trip into the heart of the island will give you an insight into Corfiot village life.
The island of Corfu is a naturalist's paradise and the ever popular book and film "My family and other animals" written by Gerald Durrell will have already given an insight to the variety of flower and fauna on this island
For many years Greece was know as one of the world's most important exporters of olive oil and Corfu is no exception. There is said to be more than 9 million Olive trees in Corfu.
The island of Corfu has an enormous variety of scenery; bare limestone mountains on Pantokrator, forest covered hillsides. Step into a walker's paradise, where at every turn, a new scene is revealed
The beach is definitely an essential component for making your holiday one to remember and Corfu's coastline is awash with superb beaches. There are many to choose from – miles of golden sand, pebbles (if you prefer to sand) rocky coves, secluded or busier beaches with beach bars and watersports.
Corfu offers unlimited possibilities for lovers of horseback riding.
Aqualand, the impressive water park on the island of Corfu is situated in the heart of the island at Agios Ioannis and is spread over 125,000 square meters of ground
As well as hiking, mountain biking has become more and more popular each year and is a unique way to discover the real Corfu and explore the unspoilt parts.
Enjoy a caique cruise along the east coast and enjoy lunch at a waterfront taverna or alternatively hire your own boat for the day.
Places of Interest:
Achillion Palace, Pontikonisi - Mouse Island, Monastery of Panagia Paleokastritsa, Corfu Shell Museum, Folk Museum of Corfu, St Spiridon Church
The small hamlet of Nissaki has managed to escape any large scale tourist development and, as such, enjoys an unhurried pace of life and a truly relaxed atmosphere.
Nissaki Bay has three picturesque coves each sheltering its own pebble beach, clear blue waters and one with a tiny anchorage backed by a couple of fine tavernas. All the beaches have sun beds, parasols, pedalos and motorboats to hire and a selection of water sports to enjoy. Each beach has at least 2 waterside tavernas . Furthermore, on the main road there is a good selection of eateries always with stunning sea views from their dining terraces and also a couple of good supermarkets and a bakery along with a few gift shops. Please consider that distances are uphill.
Beach: 1,5 klms from Nissaki Beach but also Krouzeri and Kaminaki Other beaches such as Agni or Barbati are at only 10 to 15 mins drive
Shops / restaurants: 900 meters from local Mini market, Restaurants and snack bars in Nissaki ( 1500 meters). Nearest shopping centers to the villa are Ipsos - going back in the direction of town and Kassiopi, going North. There you will find souvenir shops, boutiques, jewelers and mini markets. Both Ipsos and Kassiopi are lively resorts in the evening with a good choice of bars, disco and tavernas.
Recommended: . .Car Hire is necessary. Local boat hire is highly recommended to explore the nearby beaches and coves of the stunning north east corner of the island
Shopping & Nightlife:
Nearest shopping centres to the villa are Ipsos - going back in the direction of town. Here you will find souvenir shops, boutiques, jewellers and mini markets. Going north Kassiopi has a wide choice of souvenir shops, olive wood produce, lace, boutiques, shoe shop, jewellers and mini markets. Both Ipsos and Kassiopi are at approximately 7 to 10 kilometers and are lively resorts in the evening with a good choice of bars, disco and tavernas