Treat yourself to an unforgettable view of the Aegean in our peaceful "gated" seashore retreat. Our spacious two bedroom, 2 bath part of our villa can accommodate up to 6 guests. A third bedroom with its own en-suite bathroom and private entrance can be made available to accommodate a total of 8 guests. All bedrooms and livingroom are airconditioned and heated via heat pump.
A large living room/dining room designed in a Greek classical style yet modern and very comfortable with an open concept kitchen, can easily accommodate 8-10 people. It is painted light yellow with blue "stucco venetsiano" columns and hidden lighting. The flooring is made of light blue tiles with marble stairs and marble gas fireplace. It has air conditioning in addition to a ceiling fan.
Through the large four windows a breathtaking view is lying at your feet! Literally, from the top of the hill you can see the famous bay of Marathon with its unique blue waters, the trademark of the Aegean! On a clear day one can see as far as Andros, Kea, Evia and several uninhabited islands. The sunrise over the island of Evia is an unforgettable experience.
A well-equipped kitchen with a pass through marble bar to the dining room is perfect for entertaining and enjoying the same view as the living room. A ceramic cook top and convection over, coupled with a microwave oven and a gas powered BBQ (shared, summer only) will meet most if not all of the requirements for a chef if cooking at home is your choice. Dishwasher, top of the line refrigerator, washer and drier, add to your comfort away from home.The dining room is simply furnished with a 50s retro dining room table and chairs.
The lower south facing bedroom has a good size loft and an en-suite bathroom and built-in closet. It can accommodate two-four people. It is perfect for families with children (or young adults). The en-suite bathroom renders this bedroom an independent suite. The bathroom is beautifully tiled with custom design and has a shower. The bedroom opens to the primary veranda.
The second bedroom on the other side of the kitchen has a queen size bedroom suite and a large built-in closet. The bedroom window opens to a breathtaking view of the Aegean. The master bathroom has a full size bathtub/shower combination and is beautifully tiled with custom designs.
The third bedroom is on the second floor of the villa. It can be added to the rental space to accommodate 2 additional persons. It has its own bathroom, entrance and balconi. It has two single beds. The entrace way is through the outside stairs of the villa and renders this bedroom suite very private.
The veranda off the living room and bedroom is 55 sq m with astounding views of the coast. If you are an early riser you can enjoy some of the most spectacular sun rises in your life. If sleeping until mid day is more to your liking, then you can enjoy the sunsets and night views of the coast. In the evening, thousands of small lights bordering the land in front of you complemented by the beautiful sky lit by thousands of stars will forever stay in your memory. The full moon nights are unforgettable. Just ask our other guests!
This special and beloved villa in Schinias is our retirement home. When we are not happily sipping our ouzos on its verandas, we spend most of our time playing with our two grandchildren in North Carolina. Feel free to give us a call or email us anytime should you have any questions!
METROPOLITAN AREA: Athens- Attica
No matter the language or how you spell it, Schinias is a beautiful area bordering both suburban Athens and the Marathon Plains; the site of the Battle of Marathon and the birthplace of the "Marathon Run". Ranked among the top ten tourist attractions by Yahoo Travel.
Enjoy all that Athens has to offer then relax in our home located close to the sea in a rural resort setting with some of the best beaches in Greece. Three aquatic adventures await your pleasure. Only a few minutes down the hill from our villa, you can enjoy delightful swims, snorkelling, or diving off the rocky coast in the crystal clear waters of the Aegean Sea. The water here is immediately about three meters deep. Diving off the rocks is very popular among the young and not so young!. The fish and other marine life are delightful to watch while snorkelling. The rocky coastline abounds with secluded spots perfect for sunbathing in privacy. If you prefer sandy beaches, wade and swim at nearby Schinias Beach with its umbrella pine forest, sunny shores, and resorts that offer wind surfing and other water sports
RENTAL AVAILABILITY: All Year
RENTAL RATES: From 130 Euros per night
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