About the property
- Villa1851 sq. ft.
- Half Baths1
- Minimum Stay2 - 7 nights
2 double bedrooms, modern layout with family bathroom and downstairs Wc.
Villa in Kalymnos (Dodecanese Islands) with amazing sea and sunset views and terraced gardens. Stunning location - for sea lovers and climbers. Villa is 20 minutes walk to the beach - 5 minutes by car or scooter. Sleeps 4 (in 2 double bedrooms) with space for up to 2 children on sofa bed if required..
A perfect place to relax! This pretty new house is nestled among the herb-scented hillsides of Vigils - a tranquil residential area above the little beach and harbour of Melitsachas on the west coast of Kalymnos. The property has an airy, open-plan living area, fully equipped kitchen, two double bedrooms both with sun terraces, a family bathroom upstairs and utility room with second WC downstairs. Running along the front of the villa there is a spacious terrace where you can dine “al fresco” whilst watching fabulous views in every direction. There is no better place to see the sunset every evening! There is a large split level garden with stunning patio area (including traditionally built barbecue). Stone steps lead to further terraces with fruit trees, shrubs and flowers. The free WiFI enables you to keep in touch with family and send the glorious photos of the seas and the islands below the villa.
Bedroom 1: King size double four poster bed with huge arched feature window with magnificent views across the sea, air conditioned.
Bedroom 2: one double bed, one single bed if required, air conditioned, wonderful views.
Upstairs: main bathroom with corner bath, shower, WC and vanity unit with hand basin, wall heater.
Downstairs: utility room with washing machine, WC, wall mounted hand basin.
Fully equipped, modern fitted kitchen with microwave. Electric cooker and hob, large fridge-freezer, double polycarbonate sink, toaster, kettle, saucepans, pots and dishes, cooking utensils, cutlery, crockery, blender, sandwich maker, etc.
Utility Room: washing machine.
Kalymnos is a mountainous resort and car and scooter hire is recommended. These are easily available from nearby resorts of Myrties and Masouri. The many garden steps, balconies and ledges may be dangerous for young children or anyone with limited mobility. There is no wheelchair access. There is a parking space opposite (which belongs to the neighbour but you are welcome to use it if they are away) or you can park in the road nearby.
The outside areas of the villa are a special feature.
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- Response time:
- within one day
- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 15, 2018
About John Mansfield
John & Julia were born in the UK and live in Wales. They enjoy a sense of adventure. Having sailed their 43 foot yacht from Croatia to Turkey, they eventually settling to yachting life in the Dodecanese and the beautiful, unspoilt island of Kalymnos. Having fallen in love with Kalymnos, and each other, they have bought Villa Pharos on the island. They would love to hear from you with any queries or further information that you require. If they are in the islands when you are in residence they would be delighted to give you an experience of yachting around the island as their guests.
John Mansfield purchased this Villa in 2014
Why John Mansfield chose South Aegean
We love the island and particularly the views and way of life on this part of the island. Kalymnos is full of very friendly people who go out of their way to make everyone comfortable. There is nothing better than Greek hospitality and we have taken the islanders to our hearts with many becoming our extended family members. We bought the villa in order to spend as much time as possible in this beautiful island without being dependent upon the yacht.
What makes this Villa unique
Villa Pharos has some of the best views on the whole island and with ample balconies and terraces to make best use of them. The villa has access to some of the best beaches on the island and we adore the sight of the yachts and island ferries making passage below the villa. Nearby there are swimming pools, beaches and the secluded island of Telendos just a short ferry ride across the bay.
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Check-in: 2:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
This was our second stay at the Villa Pharos and we loved it as much as our first trip. Everything we needed was available and the villa is kept nicely. Paul was also really helpful and can add plumber to his resume! Watching the sun rise through the large bedroom window is definitely one of the highlights. Thanks John, for sharing your villa with us.
Hi Jackie, we are absolutely delighted that you enjoyed Villa Pharos so much. I'm so sorry that we cannot find you a slot in Autumn 2018. Clients are now booking well in advance.
Best view on the island, quiet stay, incredible experience
If you like to be just outside of the hustle and bustle of Masouri this place is a good spot. It is walkable to Masouri and very easy with scooter access. The villa is amazing, clean, has everything you need and with the most amazing view overlooking Telendos island. To add, the property manager was very helpful and even picked us up at the ferry port upon arrival, answering questions and giving us great local information. At the time of visit there were some holes in the mosquito nets that required repair and there was no wifi. With repair of the screens and wifi I would definitely stay here again!
Delighted you enjoyed your stay on this wonderful island so much . We have taken your comments to heart and the mosquito nets have been replaced and WiFi installed. Thank you so much for you wonderful comments about Paul, our property manager. Much appreciated.
Beautiful views in a quite spacious villa.
Needs wifi, but easily found anywhere in Massouri.
Dear Luigi, thank you for your very positive review and for letting us know how much you enjoyed Villa Pharos. We have taken your advice and from next week WiFi will be installed. Sorry it was not available during your week but you obviously found the same solution as us - just find a bar or taverna. Best wishes and hope to see you again very soon. John, Julia, Paul and Judie - the Team Pharos!!!
Fantastic villa in Kalymnos!
Villa Pharos- what a great place! My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this beautiful villa. We were impressed by it's well kept and beautifully clean condition. Everything functioned well in the villa and even in big wind storms it was a solid haven up on the hillside. The views are tremendous from each of the different terraces and especially from the large window in the master bedroom. It was also convenient, although a bit of a good workout to walk into Myrties and Massouri for coffee or dinner. As climbers, we enjoyed the location close to the action but still far enough away to be quiet and a nice getaway. Paul was a super help with getting familiar with the villa, suggesting restaurants, and on one incidence when we locked ourselves out, he was there within 5 minutes! I would love to keep this gem of a villa a secret for our own vacations but that wouldn't really be fair to all the people who may get a chance to enjoy it!
Thank you to John and team for a fantastic stay in Kalymnos. John's villa manager picked us up from airport after our flight was delayed and took us to the property. The villa was beautiful and very well maintained, and was a lovely base for our climbing trip (six of us stayed here - there was a sofa bed and two spare mattresses). I have never woken up to a better view and the property was a lovely place to have evening meals and only a 10 minute walk from the restaurants of Myrties/Massouri. Would stay here again if I returned.
What a delightful response. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay even though we were worried that 6 of you would stretch the villa to the limits. Hopefully see you again soon.
As good as it gets.
The property is beautiful, well maintained and everything works perfectly. The location is great, views amazing and just close enough to masouri. If you are there for climbing the location can't be beat. The beds are comfortable and the a/c works well. Also, Paul was extremely helpful in every way. It would be hard to find a property better than this one.
Delighted we managed to live up to all your expectations. We look forward to seeing you and your friends in the future.
Best wishes from the Team: John & Indi, Paul and Judie
Additional information about rental rates
Rates are subject to change until booking confirmed. Sofa bed in lounge can be used for 2 additional children or 2 small adults at no extra charge.