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Villa Vilelmina near Agios Stefanos (NE) with spectacular sea views

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Outstanding Villa near Sinies above Kerasia beach

Vilelmina is. make for a perfect relaxing holiday with breathtaking views above Kerasia beach, above Rothschild`s Estate and the corfu channel. From the balcony views you will realise the reason why Vilelmina is the place will make your holidays unforgettable.At small distance you have quite a few amenities,like supermarket,bakery,pastry shop,caffes,e.t.c.

Vilelmina is superbly located high on a hillside above St Stephanos and Kerasia. The villa gives you the feeling you are flying - with an amazing view on three sides. The large swimming pool has very comfortable sunbathing area. The views are almost indescribably lovely, down over the green headlands of Corfu, on across the silken blue sheet of the Corfu Channel, into the depths of the Albanian coastal mountains and hills. The villa is light, spacious and air-conditioned with 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.

From the pool and the terrace there is the most sublime view - the one that brings people back to this part of Corfu again and again. It encompasses the green headlands and sapphire bays of Kerasia and the Rothschild estate, the yachts at anchor in the horseshoe-shaped harbour of St. Stephano, and the silent hills and mountains of Albania opposite.

The beautiful swimming pool is surrounded by broad paved terraces for sunbathing, and overlooks wonderful views. It is located below the villa, and accessed by a flight of stone-flagged steps. There is another unit below which is used from the owner`s parents.

EOT-Greek Organisation of Tourism-Licence number 38270

More Details

Owner
Leonidas Pouliasis
Member since: 2009
Speaks english
Calendar last updated:
9 September, 2017

About Leonidas Pouliasis

I am from Corfu and i live with my family 3km away from Vilelmina. I always work in this area and I am very happy that I have met so many good customers that became very good friends

Leonidas Pouliasis purchased this villa in 2009

Why Leonidas Pouliasis chose Greece

Before many years we had a dream, to build a nice property in my grandfather`s land. The location was unique and we decided to do our best to make our dream come true. So after many years of savings and very very hard work we managed to finish it 6 years ago. Every piece of the house it`s a piece of ourselves and now our only will is to do our best for our customers and make them feel like home and more than that if possible!

What makes this villa unique

Vilelmina is located 200 meters from traditional Sinies vlllage right on the hillside of kerasia beach which is next to San stefanos and has breathtaking views over the corfu channel. From the pool & the balconies you will have the feeling of flying while you are enjoying a romantic dinner or a nice cold glass of wine. It is in a very quiet place and nearby Karasia, San Stefanos, Avlaki, Kalami etc. At any of those places you can swim or enjoy a nice meal and drink. In a very short distance 200m is Sinies village where you can buy from the supermarket all you need or to enjoy your coffee at the two local cafes. On your way back you can buy some cakes from the candy shop nearby. That`s what make the place special, it`s in a perfect location, all the amenities in a short distance but far enough to enjoy peace and privacy on your staying.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We stayed in an apartment in Villa Vilelmina Corfu for 10 days in September, 2012. We were given excellent instructions on driving there from Corfu airport .



The apartment itself is very comfortable and has all that is needed for a stay and the

owners are very friendly and available for advice and deal quickly with any difficulties. It is surrounded by olive groves and very quiet but is conveniently situated. Around 5 minutes walk away there is a well-stocked supermarket, pleasant taverna and the stop for the bus which runs a few times a day between Kassiope and Corfu town. The nearest beach is about a 20-30 minute walk downhill through olive groves and also has a good taverna. One could thus get by without a car but it would be limiting.



But what really makes the place stand out is the stunning view from the balcony to the coast below and across to the mountains of Albania; indeed we found it difficult to tear ourselves away from the view and the very-well maintained pool.



We had a really good holiday in Villa Vilelmina and hope we can return.



Martin and Jill, England.
Sep 2012
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa rental in Kassopei

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Events Allowed
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Veranda / Loggia
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The owner is Greek but speaks very good English, as a client you will have all the contact details so you can call any time for any small problem or questions you may have or anything else that will make your staying here more pleasant. The property is fully equipped with towels and all linen. Maid service 3 times weekly and linen and towels changed weekly. Central heating. Local charges apply. All the bedrooms are air-conditioned with no extra cost. The property has 3 units but only 2 are for rental (house sleeps 6, apartment sleeps 4 or both as a villa sleeps 10) the third unit below is used from the owner`s parents. Outside: The property is surrounded with all lot of different type of flowers and trees. The house and the apartment both have large balconies with breathtaking views. A large stone built BBQ is available for the both. The infinity swimming pool is 11x5m (the depth is shallow 0.80m, deep1.80m) and is gated and has large sunbathing areas, sunbeds, two large umbrellas, shower and safety net for the children’s safety. The pool is shared and is available for the house and the apartment. Because of the perfect position of the pool you can enjoy the sun nearly all day. At the entrance of the property there is a comfortable parking area.

Reviews

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Villa Vilelmina near Agios Stefanos (NE) with spectacular sea views
average rating of 4.6 based on 38 reviews
5

The overall feeling of the holiday was magical.

  • 5 of 5

The accommodation was exceptional and the views were stunning. We enjoyed the chance to cook outside on the tailor made BBQ. The quiet location gave us great peace and tranquility. I will recommend this villa to all my friends and family..

  • Review Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear mrs Kelly,hi!Thank you very much for your review.It was a great pleasure meeting you.Many thanks from all of us and we hope to see you again.Regards,Leonidas & family
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4

Stunning views and nice location

  • 4 of 5

The villa was excellent and the younger member of the family really enjoyed the independence of the down stairs apartment. Many thanks for a wonderful week, we will book again for next year.

best wishes

The coultate family

  • Review Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear mrs Pauline,hi!We are really gratefull for your nice comments,and we will be very happy to see you again in the future.Regards,Leonidas
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5

Villa Vilelmina was paradise

  • 5 of 5

I had a fantastic welcome from the owners and the villa was perfect.for a relaxing holiday. with the family. The views are breathtaking and the location is very peaceful. There was a small distance of about 200 meters for all your general amenities, bakery, supermarkets and cafe.

  • Review Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mrs Morris I would like to thank you very much for your review.It is very important for us to hear such nice comments from clients.We hope to see you again in the future. Regards,Leonidas
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Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, UK
4

Very comfortable apartment with stunning sea views

  • 4 of 5

This is a very comfortable and well equipped apartment, with lovely sea views towards Albania. The infinity pool (with plentiful loungers) is a big plus, although being at a much lower level there are lots of steps to negotiate. Good exercise if you've forgotten the suntan lotion! Parents with young children might find this a disadvantage, as would people with disabilities. When eating in, we took our meals on the spacious terrace. This is in shade for most of the day, being under the Villelmina House terrace, which would be a bonus during the hottest months, although it might feel a bit cool in the evenings earlier in the year.

The property is built to a very high standard and is very well maintained by Leo and Katerina. We had a power cut during our stay and they could not have been more helpful. The bathroom even has a shower curtain, quite unusual in Corfu!

Although there is a shop and a small taverna within 200 metres or so, a car is essential if one wants more choice (there is a first class taverna and an excellent shop within a 10 or 15 minute drive). Getting to the local beaches also requires a car, unless one wants to stagger down a rugged track and puff one's way back up again.

To sum up: the apartment itself is excellent and the owners delightful, but a car is necessary. One can't just stroll down to the beach or out to eat.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 2, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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kleines Kaff bei Hamburg
5

Hammer Apartment mit sensationellem Blick

  • 5 of 5

Wir warem im September für 14 Tage dort. Zuerst waren wir etwas skeptisch, ob das Apartment wirklich so toll ist, wie auf den Bildern. Jetzt können wir sagen: Es ist besser! ;-). Super Ausstattung, besser als das, was wir in Griechenland bisher gewohnt waren. Sehr gepflegter Zustand der Villa, nichts zu bemängeln (es gab sogar Föhn und Bügeleisen dort). Der Ausblick bis nach Alabanien rüber ist genial - jeden Morgen hatten wir fantastische Sonnenaufgänge dort - dazu gemütlich auf der Terasse mit einem Kaffee. Im Pool schwimmen und dabei übers Meer schauen, was will man mehr? Der Vermieter ist überaus aufmerksam und sehr nett. Das fängt mit einer perfekten bebilderten Anfahrtbeschreibung an und hört mit einem schnellen E-Mail Kontakt nicht auf. Reinigung etc. klappt perfekt. In der Villa sind insgesamt drei Wohnungen, von den anderen Besuchern dürfte man in der Regel kaum etwas mitbekommen.

Die Villa liegt hinter einem kleinen Hügel, daher bekommt man von der Straße absolut nichts mit. Eine Taverne mit hausgemachten Speisen ist ganz in der Nähe, ein kleiner Supermarkt auch. Als Ausgangspunkt für Wanderungen ist der Ort ideal, mit dem Auto erreicht man viele Tourenstartpunkte in kurzer Zeit. Ohne Auto geht hier übrigens nichts - das sollte man unbedingt haben. Ein kleiner Hinweis: Mal eben zum Strand laufen ist eher schwierig, die Tour dauert zu Fuß doch erheblich länger....

Wir kommen auf jeden Fall wieder - spätestens in 2012.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 16, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2011
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Map

Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

You can have sailing courses and other water sports in 3km from the property. Horse riding is available at the same distance. Scuba diving school in 4km. The Aqualand the water theme park is 1 hour drive from the property.

Coast/Beach:

To go to Kerasia beach which is below the property you need 15-20 minutes walk. Avlaki beach, Kalami and San Stefanos is less than 10 minutes drive. Those beaches are all shingle. Nearly all the beaches near the property have been awarded blue flag status. The nearest sandy beach is about 5km distance.

Travel:

Corfu airport is 35km away from the property, about 40 minutes drive. There are several airline companies you can use for Corfu. Easyjet for example has flights from Gatwick, Manchester and Bristol. Other companies are Monarch airlines, Thomson Fly, flythomascook.com, Olympic and Aegean. There are also quite many car ferries going to Italy and to the Greek mainland 45 minutes drive from the property. Car hire is essential.

Distances:

Nearest supermarket 150m. Bakery 150m. Bar, candy store and bus stop 200m. Taverna 200m.

Further Details:

Sailing courses and other water sports are available 3km from the property. At the same distance there is also horse riding and boat hiring. Scuba diving school 4km away in Kassiopi where you can also find many bars, tavernas, bakeries, pharmacy, doctor, book store, internet cafe, scooter bike rental, boat trips and many other shops. It is also a very good place for teenagers because of the good night life that has.

The nearest water theme park is 14km away in Aharavi - there you can also find bank, post office, book stores and many other stores. In about 4/5km radius distance there are many tavernas.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday villa in Kassopei

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
MIDDLE
2 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
A$326
A$2,280
 
 
low
1 Oct 2017 - 5 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
A$178
A$1,244
 
 
middle
25 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
A$400
A$2,799
 
 
high
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
4 night minimum stay
A$814
A$5,701
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
A$148
A$1,037
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
The rental price is for the villa per night. Minimum period of stay 4 days. To confirm your booking a 25% of deposit has to be paid within a week of booking. The deposit is non-refundable. Balance has to be paid 8 weeks prior to arrival. All the payment are in euros.

Changeover Day:
Holiday dates are flexible any day of the week. Arrival time after 3pm. Departure time 10am..

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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