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Luxury Villa with Private Swimming Pool and Stunning Sea Views

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Space 180 m²
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

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

This beautiful property is enhanced by 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 totaling 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.


Owner
Kate Denaux
Member since: 2007
Speaks english, french, german, italian, dutch, greek
Calendar last updated:
21 November, 2017

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.

Kate Denaux purchased this villa in 1974

Why Kate Denaux chose Kassiopi

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 two stone ruins which I turned in to my home.

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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Amenities

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

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 180 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:30 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 single bed , 1 cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with queen size 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
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Veranda / Loggia ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • 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
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
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. 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.

Reviews

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Luxury Villa with Private Swimming Pool and Stunning Sea Views
average rating of 4.8 based on 6 reviews
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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: 04/09/2016
  • Date of Stay: August 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: 20/08/2015
  • Date of Stay: August 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: 04/08/2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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FANTASTIC PLACE

  • 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: 13/08/2014
  • Date of Stay: July 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: 28/06/2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
36 Kilometres
Corfu Town
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
Kassiopi
Nearest Ferry
36 Kilometres
Corfu town
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Ropa Valley
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Kilometres
Kassiopi
Nearest Beach
1.5 Kilometres
Kassiopi
Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

Many beautiful beaches are within a few minutes driving.

Travel:

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.

Distances:

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.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday villa in Kassiopi, Greece

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Shoulder Season
28 May 2018 - 24 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$3,433
 
 
Mid Season
25 Jun 2018 - 8 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$3,845
 
 
High Season
9 Jul 2018 - 15 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$4,395
 
 
Peak Season
16 Jul 2018 - 26 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$5,219
 
 
High Season
27 Aug 2018 - 9 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$4,395
 
 
Shoulder Season
10 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$3,433
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$931.12
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

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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