10 bedrooms across 2 houses
Lower House (6 bedrooms):
6 double bedrooms – all en suite (5 of the doubles are on the lower ground floor and one can be converted into a twin) The master suite is on the first floor on its own – it has a roof terrace and its own outdoor sleeping area
Open plan drawing room and top of the range
Sea folly (1 bedroom):
Glorious double suite on the cliff top – a stone’s throw from the main house but entirely separate (due to its unprotected location on the cliff it is not advisable for small children to come out to the sea folly)
En suite bathroom and dressing room
Upper house (3 bedrooms):
2 double bedrooms with en suite bathrooms
1 twin bedroom with en suite bathroom
Kitchen with French windows opening onto the top terrace
Outside sitting room
Huge terrace wrapping around both the ground and lower ground floors
There is a further house which can be used with 3 double bedrooms adjacent
Eye-shaped infinity pool at lower house
Large plunge pool at upper house
Two outdoor tables
Air conditioning throughout both houses
Integrated hi-fi system
iPod docking stations
Siberian goose down pillows
Crisp Egyptian cotton sheets
Luxury dressing gowns
Organic hand basins carved from local limestone
Cool outdoor shower
Hot indoor showers
Daily maid service
Cook included in high season (breakfast plus one other meal per day, 6 days per week. Food and drink payable locally) – this is a catered only house, so staff will be happy to book a taverna for other meals
Situated on the stunning north-east coast of Zakynthos near the small port of St Nicholas, the villas face the Peloponnesian mountains and have 180 degree views of Kefalonia
Nearby sandy beaches are accessible by boat
Fly by charter to Zakynthos (Zante airport) – the house is 40 mins drive.
Fly to Athens or Corfu and take an internal Olympic flight.
All local airports receive private jets. Recommendations for jet companies available.
The staff will meet you and collect your luggage from the airport. Once you have picked up your hire cars they will escort you to the villas.
Hire cars recommended.
There are divine local fish and vegetable markets where all the ingredients are bought by the resident chef. Be inspired by the chef who will carry out dynamic cooking demonstrations.
Zakynthos is one of the most beautiful of Greek islands. Homer wrote about it in the Iliad and the Odyssey and Ulysses lived here. The Arcadians came and flourished, reaping from its rich fertile soil, as did the Venetians who called it “The Flower of the Levant”. Some of their monasteries still survive in the nearby mountains. The seas around the villas are clean and crystal clear.
The island produces wonderful olive oil, fruit, vegetables, poultry and meat. There are several friendly tavernas (plate-smashing included!), two party nights a week at the Sailing Club and a funky cocktail bar in the nearby port with music until dawn. Something for everyone.
This mini estate is made up of three houses – one larger one where the main action takes place, a smaller (and more peaceful) house and the most gloriously romantic sea folly which sleeps one couple. On arrival we couldn’t take in the enormity of the view, the clarity of the light and the heat in the air. Quite staggering and memorably special.
Utterly, utterly stunning – luxury to die for!
These three houses are built to the very highest of standards. They combine the raw beauty of Greece and the luxury of a five star private residence, like having your own private boutique hotel for the week – it is very much run like a mini hotel. The houses sit in a secluded 5-acre estate, gracefully situated on the Ionian sea. The owners have thought of everything to make this amazing property quite unbeatable. Between them they have 25 years experience of professional hospitality and restaurant experience and it shows!
The interiors are really lovely, hand hewn sinks, hand made mattresses and the very best in the latest lotions and potions.
This is easy summer living, exceptional Mediterranean inspired food, fine wines and heavenly beauty treatments. If you don’t want to you won’t have to lift a finger and total privacy means full relaxation.
Lie by the pool, swim in the sea (only a 5 minute walk to the rocks from the house, for confident swimmers only) or enjoy peace in the shade.
Please note that whilst children are warmly welcomed the very young will need supervision due to the high spec interiors.