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Kate Denaux

Member since: 2007
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Speaks english, french, italian, dutch, greek

Luxurious Villa with Private Swimming Pool and Stunning Sea Views

5 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Photos and Description of this Kassiopi holiday villa

Villa in Kassiopi, Corfu, Greece - Peaceful Location just above Kassiopi

This beautiful property is enhanced by English antique furniture combined with contemporary art. Lismonia is a unique place enjoying uninterrupted views over the village of Kassiopi and the Albanian coastline. The various terraces totalling 150sqm offer 2 shaded and secluded seating areas with barbecue. The private swimming pool and the terraces are surrounded by a very well maintained and colorful garden. The pool is child friendly.

  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Kate Denaux (Owner)
Member since: 2007
Call Owner
Speaks english, french, italian, dutch, greek

About Kate Denaux

I am Belgian and traveled the world having lived in many different countries. After having enjoyed many holidays on Corfu, I decided to move here permanently.

languages spoken:

Dutch, French, English, Italian and Greek

Kate Denaux purchased this villa in 1974

Why Kate Denaux chose Corfu

Whilst living in the States, I was invited to spend a holiday on Corfu with British friends who already had a house here and I immediately fell in love with the island.

These 2 old ruins caught my eye and got me excited about renovating them. Their location and remoteness, with the uninterrupted views for ever guaranteed made it the ideal place.

In view of my permanent move to the island, I have converted Lismonia from a simple holiday house into a very cozy home.

What makes this villa unique

The name of the house became Lismonia (forgetfulness) which says it all. Sitting on the terraces, enjoying the extraordinary views over the village and the Albanian coastline, quiet and secluded, one can only feel total happiness. I consider myself very lucky indeed and I am very happy to have guests enjoying it for themselves.

The combination of English antiques and contemporary art gives the house a very special feeling and offers quite a different atmosphere.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Absolutely fantastic place! Everything that was promised in our previous correspondence was there. Fantastic views with peace and tranquility in abundance. if you can't chill here, you can't chill anywhere. Already thinking about next year and spreading the Lismonia word. P & M Turnbull.

We have stayed in a lot of villas around the Kassiopi area, but we can truly say that Lismonia has the rare quality of feeling like a home, which it truly is. Mr & Mrs Campay.

What a "magical" home! It is such a gem of a house. Thank you, we will be back. Moran Family
Apr 2007
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based on 5 traveller reviews

Luxurious Villa with Private Swimming Pool and Stunning Sea Views
average rating of 4.8 based on 6 reviews

Charming stone house in fabulous location

  • 4 of 5

Rare in Corfu a stone house sitting just above Kassiopi. The location is perfect and the views outstanding. The house gets sun throughout the day and is very nicely decorated. An authentic Corfiot experience!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A wonderful trip to an exceptional villa

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic trip to Lismonia. The Villa has a breathtaking view from the glorious terrace (which is huge). We were blessed with gorgeous weather but every corner of the villa charmed us - the pool, the gorgeous rooms (especially the top bedroom which has a fantatsic 270 degree view ), BBQ, Air Con, WIFI, a fresh lemon from the lemon tree adds something to a G&T, I could go on...

The kids all loved it, and the peace that you get being up the hill was only really clear when we saw some friends who were closer to the village, where you can hear many pool parties humming around you. There was heaps of space in the fridges for cold drinks etc and the kitchen was very well stocked.

Kate, the owner, set everything up with clinicl efficiency and the maid was charming and very efficient.

Filippos boats in the village provided fantastic transport to potter around the coast to visit the wonderful tavernas and the kids appeared to have found The Harbour bar as the best option in town!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Alexandra Hill

  • 5 of 5

Step off the world for a moment at Lismonia. The peace and tranquillity are in abundance and yet within minutes we were in the delightful Kassiopi village. We have had a wonderful family holiday at Lismonia enjoying the stunning views, the gorgeous house and the amazing area that is on your doorstep. All in all this was a fantastic villa to stay in and we will definitely be back next year!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

What to say about this fantastic place ? We have spent 2 marvelous weeks in this peaceful house. We adored it, we adored the the location, the view. Everything. It is a beautiful place. It is very quiet, very cosy and comfortable. Everything was really perfect ! And we think already to come again next year. Thanks a lot !

  • Review Submitted: Aug 13, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely villa

  • 5 of 5

Lismonia offers everything it promises. It is a unique stone house, very tastefully furnished, close to the village and the beaches.

Looking forward to going back.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 28, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
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Nearest Airport
36 Kilometres
Corfu Town
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
36 Kilometres
Corfu town
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Ropa Valley
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
1.5 Kilometres
Car: necessary


Many beautiful beaches are within a few minutes driving.


Corfu airport is 40 km away from the villa (+/- 1 hour drive) and car hire is essential although some guests choose to use the local taxi services. Local supermarkets will happily deliver food if required.

Car hire: we are happy to supply details - special rates will apply when stated that you will be staying at Villa Lismonia.


Kassiopi and its surrounding beaches have many shops and delightful restaurants, only a 2 minute drive from the villa. Corfu has many places of interest to visit and a substantial amount of paths for people who enjoy walking.

Further Details:

A complementary starter pack will be awaiting the guests upon arrival, providing all the ingredients for breakfast the next morning and more.

A very beautiful Spa is the new feature in this area, with an indoor sea water pool, gym, hamam, sauna, and all the treatments one can think of, provided by a very professional staff. This Spa definitely competes with the ones in the South of France or anywhere else for that matter.

Details can be found in the villa book.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday villa in Kassiopi, Greece

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Mid Season
29 May 2017 - 4 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Monday
7 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
5 Jun 2017 - 18 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Monday
7 night minimum stay
Mid Season
19 Jun 2017 - 9 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Monday
7 night minimum stay
High Season
10 Jul 2017 - 16 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Monday
7 night minimum stay
Peak Season
17 Jul 2017 - 27 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Monday
7 night minimum stay
High Season
28 Aug 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Monday
7 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
4 Sep 2017 - 1 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit A$858
Tax Rate 13.0%

The terms and conditions will be sent to the guests for them to sign upon the time of booking
Notes on prices:
For parties up to 3 people, please contact the owner regarding the rates

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa rental in Kassiopi, Greece

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 42 m²
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed, en-suite shower room and covered veranda. Bedroom 2 with double bed with en-suite shower room. Bedroom 3 with twin beds with en-suite shower room. All bedrooms have air-conditioning
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Veranda / Loggia ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes on accommodation: Offering total seclusion and privacy, Villa Lismonia has been a favorite to many of its regular tenants and early bookings are recommended. A 2 minute drive from the village, its shops and tavernas. Lismonia has central heating, local charges apply. The entrance to the pool is childproof with a gate. Pets are not accepted. Outside: Very colorful garden with extensive terraces. The french doors in the master bedroom open up onto a large covered breakfast area overlooking the pool and the covered dining area with its large stone built barbecue. The outdoor furniture is of a very high standard (teak) and the sun loungers are provided with comfortable mattresses. Pool 8m x 5m. Utility Room: Washing machine. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels are provided including pool towels but NOT beach towels. Maid service daily except for Sunday and national holidays Linen change weekly, twice weekly during July and August. Other: The country style kitchen/dining room has a large dining table seating 8 people. The combination of English antiques and contemporary art throughout the house make it a truly different place and yet very cozy.