TRADITIONAL STYLE 2 BEDROOM VILLA IN PRIVATE LOCATION AND POOL.

Shane Jackson

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Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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TRADITIONAL STYLE 2 BEDROOM VILLA IN PRIVATE LOCATION AND POOL.

Skopelos Villa Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms one is ensuite. Sleeps 4

Villa Eleonora is named after the falcons that swoop over its elevated position, the unspoiled hill village of Glossa is only 5 minutes away with its shops and reputably one of the best restarants on the island. Its secluded location is private, despite its proximity to the beaches, the port of Loutarki, the Mamma Mia church and Glossa village, and the villa is not overlooked by anything but the beautiful birds and wildlife. The views are truly staggering, taking in the islands of Evvia, Skiathos and the Pelion, and away to the mainland as far as Mt Parnassus and closer to home down to the village of Glossa and its port of Loutraki

The modern villa itself is built in the traditional style of the island, with open-beamed ceilings of chestnut and pine, wooden balconies and tiled roofs, complemented by a modern clean touch and all up-to-date fittings and equipment. It is a truly unforgettable experience.

There are plenty of outside spaces, verandahs, terraces, tables, shaded areas and a barbecue/rotisserie to enjoy and eat alfresco in the wonderful climate of this Greek Island paradise.

Located on own Grounds. Tranquil, unspoilt, elevated position about 10 mins from Local Village and Beach

Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) and sofa bed in living area.

Outside: The house has been specifically designed to offer guests the maximum benefit of outdoor living. The balcony runs along two sides of the house and faces South West. Measuring 3m wide at the front it provides a perfect space to entertain and dine al fresco whilst taking in the stunning view over Loutraki harbour and the bay beyond. There is a sizeable patio area on the ground floor level, complete with tables, chairs, awnings and sun loungers. The barbecue area is located to the rear of the house, and is replete with sink and fridge. The pergola style roofing, and soft outdoor furnishings allow for a cool and relaxed dining alternative when the sun is at its zenith!

The private swimming pool has wooden pool furniture and looks out over the bay below, measures 8x4m has marble steps leading down into it. It . It is enclosed by railings, with a latched gate to restrict access by underage children. The property itself extends to 1.5 acres set out in terraces, gardens and indigenous trees, and therefore provides guests with privacy and space.

Coast/Beach: Our nearest swimming beach is a ten minute drive from the house. It is a sheltered, sandy, clean and safe beach. This beach adjoins the village and is therefore close to amenities such as shops, and restaurants. There are scores of small, private beaches and coves that are ideal for bathing and picnics to be found on both sides of the island as close as ten minutes from the house.

Further details

The two local villages Glossa and Loutraki offer a wide range of amenities such as restaurants, bars, shops, bakeries, chemists and banks. Glossa has a good tourist information center.

The nearest medical centre is in Skopelos.

Both Glossa and Loutraki offer excellent local colour in the form of restaurants and tavernas. For those seeking the bright light Skopelos offers a vibrant night life.

The local restaurants have a great variety of mainly Greek food to offer. Whether you are looking for a quick snack or a full on meal the island will meet your needs.

Travel: Visitors to the island generally fly into neighbouring Skiathos, there are plenty of charter flights to skiathos during the summer. A five minute taxi from the airport will take you to the ferry/hydrofoil ticket office, which offers regular ferry/hydrofoil connections to Loutraki and takes no more than 30/20 minutes. The house is located fifteen minutes by car from Loutraki harbour where you will be met and brought to the villa. Car hire is recommended and can be organised prior to arrival.

Distances

Glossa (nearest village) - 5 minutes. Loutraki (village and beaches) - 15 minutes. Skopelos (principal town) - 45 minutes.

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Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Shane Jackson (Owner)
Advertiser since 2010
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About Shane Jackson

Hi I am from Ireland and have been coming to Skopelos since 2004. I have always enjoyed traveling and when I came to skopelos I liked it so much that when the opportunity came to build a villa here I seized it.

Shane Jackson purchased this villa in 2008

Why Shane Jackson chose Skopelos

The land on which Villa Eleonora is built is in a private location, off a road that meanders into the interior of the island which is mainly forested. There are no buildings beside the property or within sight in the immediate area. to The left of the property and at the front it is designated forestry and on the right and behind families farm vines and fruit trees. Its a peaceful, private and tranquil place that I am always eager to return to.

What makes this villa unique

I enjoy the Greek Island lifestyle, the people and the beauty that Skopelos gives to everyone. The villa enjoys literally breathtaking unspoilt views, of forest, sea, islands and the mainland beyond.

For walking or mountain biking it is perfect as there are tracks leading in different directions through the forest to both sides of the island whether it is to Agios Iannis the ‘Mamma Mia' church or to the other side of the island for the true adventurers. The village of Glossa is also very close by with various amenities including super markets and restaurants and ease of access to beaches nearby.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"An enchanting ,comfortable ,clean property in a stunning location"



The success of Villa Eleanora may be attributed to the owner whose vision and subsequent attention to detail ensures that his guests want for nothing .It not only benefits from a stunning location ,but is clean and very well appointed with its own pool and the spectacular views may be enjoyed in privacy .
Sep 2011
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Traditional style 2 bedroom villa in private location and pool.
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
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Traditional style 2 bedroom villa in private location and pool.
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Skopelos Northern Sporades
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The most beautiful and Relaxing place!

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My first impression was the incredible view from this villa. The pictures are good, but the reality takes your breath away. Totally perfect for a getaway from it all. It has a gorgeous pool and open plan living space with lovely luxurious touches everywhere. You feel like you want to write a novel or just look at the Aegean all day. Skopelos is a wonderful place, but this house especially is a hidden gem. You cannot miss it, it has access to all the fun you want on the Island, but you can also just chill out and drink wine on the veranda and think how lucky you are to be there.
  • Submitted: Dec 20, 2012
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
6 Kilometres
Skiathos
Nearest Beach
0.75 Kilometres
Loutraki
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
Glossa
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Glossa
Car: necessary

Villa Eleonorae is situated on the island of Skopelos famous for its greenness and blues seas. The villa rests on a hill side facing south west over looking the port of Loutraki and the islands beyond to the main land of Greece. The villa is surrounded by forests and country roads. Easter is a large festival here celebrated with religious festivals, community festivals and feasts of roasted goat and lamb. There is lots of traditional tavernas here and traditional Greek music, also reputably the best restaurant on the island. The area is very suitable for any body who enjoys nature, relaxing, mountain biking, birdwatching, walking, good food, tranquility and breathtaking views. There are many ancient and historical things to see on the island including ancient burial grounds, churches, icons, Roman and Byzantine artifacts, old traditional villages and architecture.

Other Activities: On Skopelos there is a great variety of birds, certainly enough to keep an avid twitcher happy.

My villa is in an ideal location for mountain biking as there are numerous tracks leading from the villa. These go through the mountains and along the coast. It suits all levels and bike hire can be arranged. Stand up paddle boarding is another new activity here which I have set up. It is well worth a go and its a great way to explore the island. You can check this out at www.sporadessup.com or just include your interest with your enquiry. kayaking is another popular sport here.well worth it as its a great way to explore the island.

Walking here is great fun, the island is many walks for all levels and lots of interesting historical and natural beauty to discover.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Skopelos Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Rate 7
Aug 31 2014 - Sep 19 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£1,160
 
 
Rate 8
Sep 20 2014 - Oct 3 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£800
 
 
Rate 9
Oct 4 2014 - Oct 31 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£700
 
 
2015
Mar 6 2015 - Apr 17 2015
7 night minimum stay
£730
 
 
2015
Apr 18 2015 - May 8 2015
7 night minimum stay
£760
 
 
2015
May 9 2015 - May 22 2015
7 night minimum stay
£850
 
 
2015
May 23 2015 - Jun 19 2015
7 night minimum stay
£1,330
 
 
2015
Jun 20 2015 - Jul 24 2015
7 night minimum stay
£1,375
 
 
2015
Jul 25 2015 - Aug 28 2015
7 night minimum stay
£1,500
 
 
2015
Aug 29 2015 - Sep 25 2015
7 night minimum stay
£1,150
 
 
2015
Sep 26 2015 - Oct 9 2015
7 night minimum stay
£800
 
 
2015
Oct 10 2015 - Oct 23 2015
7 night minimum stay
£750
 

Additional information about rental rates

Notes Notes on prices
Booking is confirmed and binding after a 25% of total rental fee deposit is transferred, paid and cleared within 48 hours of booking. This deposit is non-refundable. The remaining 75% of rental fee is due ten weeks before the occupation date. A reminder will be sent 14 weeks prior to arrival. Cancellation must occur 10 weeks prior to the booked arrival date for deposit return.
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Amenities

Amenities

Skopelos Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 84 m²
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Village ...
  • Mountain
  • Beach
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Washing Machine
  • Fireplace
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Sunbed
  • Firewood
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Maps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Wood Stove
  • Iron & Board
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Wireless Internet
  • Hair Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Toaster
  • Pantry Items
  • Cooking Utensils
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Ensuite - toilet , shower , heated towel rail
    2nd Bathroom - toilet , shower , heated towel rail
    Outside shower - outdoor shower , heated towel rail
  • Ensuite bathroom to main bedroom, with shower, w.c, basin and heated stainless steel towel rail, fluffy towels and L'occataine soap. 2nd Bathroom beside 2nd bedroom, with shower, w.c, basin and heated stainless steel towel rail, fluffy towels and L'occataine soap. Both of the showers are powerful and the shower areas are a good size.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Super king bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single
    Living area - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • The main bedroom has king size double bed with en suite bathroom. The second bedroom has two single beds which can adjoined. Both bedrooms are airy high ceiling rooms that enjoy spectacular views to the south and have access to the lower veranda. There is two way air conditioning and a radiator in each of the bedrooms and there is adequate storage space. They are suitable for children.
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Radio
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Small Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Wood Deck
  • Patio
  • Beach Towels
  • Barbecue
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 14 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • library
  • nude beach
  • playground
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • antiquing
  • scenic drives
  • eco tourism
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • sailing
  • tennis
  • cycling
  • hunting
  • fishing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • deepsea fishing
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Well appointed,airy kitchen and living area, local olive oil is supplied , with views to the swimming pool, access to the veranda. Equipment includes electric cooker, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer and hard wood work surfaces. Utility Room: Located downstairs and home to the heating system, chest freezer, washing machine and sink. Living Rooms: Sitting room is located on the 1st floor, and opens up to the extensive balcony. Open plan, with an attractive traditional wooden ceiling, it is well appointed with fireplace, TV, DVD, stereo system, ipod dock. Comfortable furnishings include a sofa bed. Cleaning/towels/linen/maid service: All linen and towels are included, including bathing/beach towels. All Linen and towels except beach towels are from the white company. Property is cleaned once a week, but more if required. Maid/Concierge service available if required - additional charge. In-house catering available if required - enquire at time of booking

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