Master bedroom with super king size bed, en suite with bathroom, walk in shower, dressing room and balcony with sea views
Gym room with mountain view (treadmill, multi gym and elliptical trainer)
2 double bedrooms with super king size beds and en suite shower rooms, all with access to the garden
Double bedroom with super king size bed (can be made into twin beds) and en suite shower room, with access to the garden
Studio with super king size bed, built in kitchen and en suite shower room – this room has a separate entrance
Large playroom with big screen TV
Laundry and store rooms
Fully equipped kitchen
Large sitting room with fireplace
Dining room opening onto terrace, seats 14
Swimming pool (11 x 4.5m) can be heated (spring only)
6 sun loungers with umbrellas
Large covered day beds in pool and elevated area
Large covered dining and outdoor kitchen with built in BBQ and fridges, seats 20
3 further outdoor dining areas around the property and pool area
Outdoor play area with swing, trampoline, table tennis and hammocks
Lounge sets outside the bedrooms
WiFi and satellite
Smart TVs in bedrooms
Sony WiFi home system
Cold water chiller
Hairdryer in every bedroom
Safe in every bedroom
Seasonal vegetable and fruit from the garden
Cook and assistant, included during peak summer weeks (breakfast and one other meal, groceries payable locally)
Maid service, 4 hours per day, 6 days per week. Linen change twice a week
Additional services on request, payable locally;
Villa Maria is in a wonderful position with access to the sea and a charming quiet beach.
157m to the nearest beach, via a small path directly from the house
Avlaki beach is 15 minutes walk, or 2 minutes drive, for water sports; paddleboarding, kayaking, windsurfing and sailing. There are also 2 tavernas.
St Stephano harbour is 4km for bars, tavernas and boat hire
Kassiopi harbour is 2km, for bars, tavernas and nightlife – perfect for teenagers
Corfu town is 36km
Fly to Corfu from all London and most regional airports
The house is 50 minutes drive from the airport
Car hire is recommended
Corfu is famed for its glorious greenery and luscious interior and has become a popular and luxurious destination. This divine island offers stunning beaches with water sports a-plenty, great night life, delectable restaurants and boat hopping between small and quaint tavernas meaning that even the most restless of pleasure seeker will be happy!
Nearby St Stefano is a simple and pretty harbour with seafront tavernas and a delightful beach. The tavernas are lively, day and night and there is also a cocktail bar if the mood takes you.
For the teenagers the night life in Kassiopi is a short drive up the coast.
This is a fine place to spend a family holiday or with a close group of friends. One of the greatest pleasures of this gorgeous, wooded stretch of coast is that everything is so accessible by boat. You can spend your mornings stopping off to swim at one or other pebbly cove, admiring the views of mainland Albania before seeking out a new taverna for lunch. All the tavernas have their own wooden jetties and their owners will wave you in, catch your rope and tie up your boat before handing you their menu, for long, lazy lunches of fresh fish before coming home to a delicious dinner under the stars.
The north east coast is full of outstanding bays and white pebbled coves, higher up, away from the coast the interior is home to birds of prey, rare flora and rural simplicity.
For day trips, visit the stunning islands of Paxos and Antipaxos where you can have lunch before coming back to Corfu for a sundowner at one of the wonderful seaside tavernas.
This is a great property for anyone looking for space and access to the sea, in the best part of Corfu. You arrive up a long, private drive, the villa sits in a raised position just above the beach, with direct access to the sea via a small path.
Interiors are modern, well appointed and beautifully finished in neutral light colours, with large rooms, en suite bathrooms and fabulous views from every side. Bedrooms on the lower floor all open onto a large terrace with more seating.
The villa has great style and we particularly loved the outside space, with wonderful sea views and the house blending beautifully into the local countryside. There is a huge pool area and terrace with comfortable sunbeds, and an outside sitting room with large, comfortable sofas – plenty of space for everyone.
This is a great family house and teenagers will love the proximity to Kassiopi, with it’s gentle night life.
Just wander through the little gate at the bottom of the property and down the path to the beach below the house. Although no beach in Greece is private this is just about as good as you can get.