Elpida

Kefalonia

On the crest of a small hillside above the village and harbour of Assos, Elpida is less than 100 metres from the sea and benefits from superb views over the picturesque bay and the imposing ramparts of a 16th century Venetian castle.

Located in one of the prettiest fishing villages in the Ionian and perfect for a family with older children. Magical!

This two bedroom property has been tastefully furnished with a mixture of modern and traditional furniture. The front entrance leads directly into a light and modern kitchen which is fully equipped with its own direct access to the swimming pool terrace. Next to the kitchen is a spacious family bathroom with shower and WC serving both bedrooms.

Steps lead from the kitchen level to the ground floor level where there is a twin bedroom with double doors that opens out onto a small terrace with steps leading up to the swimming pool terrace.

From the kitchen level, a half set of steps leads up to an open plan living area consisting of a spacious lounge and dining room with high wooden vaulted ceiling and stunning views from the lounge windows over Assos. From this level, stairs lead up to a galleried master double bedroom with wooden floors and ceiling that overlooks the lounge below.

The property is very well equipped with air-conditioning throughout, TV, DV, CD and i-pod docking station.

Villa Elpida has two outdoor dining areas - the first is next to the kitchen and is shaded by a covered pergola with panoramic views over the Bay of Assos.  The second is to the front of the villa and has built in barbecue with wonderful views over Assos and the surrounding countryside.  For a refreshing dip, the private swimming pool is only steps away with its spacious sunbathing terrace and loungers.

From the garden, steep steps lead 100 metres down to the seafront where there is a small swimming platform built into the surrounding rock.  From here, guests can swim to a wonderful, secluded beach accessible usually only by boat.

Villa Elpida is situated within walking distance to the delightful village of Assos (approx 300m).  Throughout the village, there is a strong Venetian influence with colourfully painted houses and a horse-shoe shaped harbour with brightly painted fishing boats tied up at the quay. The harbour is illuminated in the evening creating a magical ambiance and is a perfect setting to enjoy a romantic meal at one of the waterside tavernas or cafes while watching the sun set.

Villa Elpida is an ideal villa for families with older children due to the layout of the villa and its location within walking distance of the sea and one of the prettiest villages in the Ionian.

This two bedroom property has been tastefully furnished with a mixture of modern and traditional furniture. Located in one of the prettiest fishing villages in the Ionian and perfect for a family with older children. Magical!

Facilities

Private pool
BBQ
Wifi
AC
Walkable to beach
Walkable to taverna
Car Not Needed
Sea View
Suitable for Honeymoons
Baby Cot
High Chair
Laundry
Dishwasher
Microwave
iPod Friendly
DVD Player
TV
Hairdryer
Safe

Prices

Sleeps 4
Deposit 40%
9 - 16 May£ 1449/week
16 - 23 May£ 1603/week
23 - 30 May£ 1757/week
30 May - 6 June£ 1801/week
6 - 13 June£ 1904/week
13 -20 June£ 2050/week
20 - 27 June£ 2328/week
27 June - 4 July£ 2487/week
4 - 11 July£ 2744/week
11 - 18 July£ 2943/week
18 July - 15 Aug£ 2977/week
25 - 22 August£ 2744/week
22 - 29 Aug£ 2328/week

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Available
Booked
Change over day - Saturday in July/August, otherwise flexible
Minimum 7 nights

Reviews

Bronwen Simms arrived 13/06/2013
 
Hi Vanessa,
 
We were very happy with our stay at Elpida and would definitely consider returning.
 
The daily cleaning was excellent and it was a truly lovely villa and location. I would like to thank you for your service, we had a wonderful holiday.
 
Thanks and regards,
Bronwen

Maria Anastasiou arrived 03/07/2014
 
Dear Vicky,
 
Thank you for your email.
 
We were very satisfied with our villa and the service from the cleaning lady. 
 
Maria Anastasiou

Susie Lee-Kilgariff arrived 22/05/2014
 
Hi Vickie
 
Thanks for your email, we had an absolutely brilliant holiday thank you.  The service and villa were superb, better than we'd expected. Katerina (I think that was the housekeepers name?) was lovely and it was an unexpected perk to have her pop in every day to make the beds. 
 
Overall, the villa was in great condition, very well kitted out and we just loved it.  
 
Thanks again, hope to book with you again sometime.
 
Susie Lee-Kilgariff

Amber Jacobs arrived 31/07/2014
 
Dear Pretty Greek Villa team,
 
We have just had the most wonderful week ever in Villa Elpidea in Assos. 
I wanted firstly to thank you for your most generous and lovely welcome food you arranged for us as we got there so late.
It was so fantastic to arrive to that generous fridge with great provisions for us. 
We are so grateful and this time and in the past years we have always had a great experience of your company and the villas we have visited with you.
All v best
Amber Jacobs

Neil Hardy arrived 24/07/2014
 
Thanks Vickie
 
Yes we really loved Assos and villa Elpida.
 
Everything was fine. 
Regards
 
Neil Hardy