HAS BEEN BEAUTIFULLY RESTORED AND OVERLOOKS VALLEY CULTIVATED BY THE MONASTERY

John Willis

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Sleeps7
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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HAS BEEN BEAUTIFULLY RESTORED AND OVERLOOKS VALLEY CULTIVATED BY THE MONASTERY

Symi Estate Rental Photos and Description

Mountain view,3 bedrooms, 3 bath/shower rooms, great terraces, great views

This secluded, highly sophisticated, two-house, walled property is rented as a single unit, and is on one of the most beautiful Greek islands.

Symi is about 40 kilometers from the island of Rhodes, and 5 kilometers from the Turkish coast. Its houses are neoclassic, and its port and architecture are amongst the most beautiful in the Mediterranean.

The property is 8 kilometers along the road, stretching along the backbone of this small island (14 kilometers long), and set above a calm and cultivated valley belonging to the monastery. The two houses are decorated to a very high standard; they have been featured in Architectural Digest and Elle Deco.

The English housekeeper can prepare light lunches to take to the seaside, and three dinners per week. A gardener maintains the grounds. There is mains electricity and very good phone and internet service.

The sea is transparent and warm, and small boats have access to the beaches. The terraces are great for entertaining.

Located on one of the most beautiful small Greek islands, not far from the island of Rhodes.

The night skies have more stars than one could imagine. A luxury vacation property decorated to a high level. Sleeps 6 plus housekeeper/cook (three bedrooms and bath/shower rooms). Has been featured in AD and Elle Deco.

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Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
John Willis (Owner)
Advertiser since 2000
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About John Willis

My wife is greek and I have spent summers over several years on the island before returning. Our English housekeeper has been with us for about 15 years.

John Willis purchased this estate in 1986

Why John Willis chose Symi

This property had been abandoned dor 40-50 years and was rebuilt over the 5 years tp 1991. It's a magic setting and has been featured in Architectural Digest and Elle Deco. As Symi has become more sophisticated and the infrastructures have improved, access to the property had been facilitated.

What makes this estate unique

The views either from the property over the cultivated (by the monastery) of from the road or from the cliffs are extraordinary and there is no noise.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Rhodes
Nearest Ferry
8 Kilometres
Symi
Nearest Beach
6 Kilometres
Pedi
Car: necessary

A small and beautiful Greek island in the Dodecannese group of islands in the Aegean. Close to Turkey

Other Activities: mountain walking

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Symi Estate Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Intermediate2
Aug 31 2014 - Sep 27 2014
7 night minimum stay
€3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit €600
Notes Car and boat hire available if reserved well in advance
20% of rental at reservation. Balance 2 months before start of reservation period plus damage protection 10% of rental, refunded less damage at end of rental period
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Amenities

Amenities

Symi Estate Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • estate
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Parking
  • Living Room ...
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking On Street
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Internet
  • Telephone
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Dialup Access
  • Iron & Board
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Ice Maker
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • Books
  • Games
Communication / Internet:
  • fax
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Boat
  • Binoculars
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Balcony
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Terrace
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Car Optional
  • Staff
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • live theater
  • bay/sound
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • sight seeing
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • ATM/bank
  • medical services
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • cycling
  • water skiing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • wind-surfing

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