This is a two bedroom apartment occupying the top floor of our private villa. It has a huge veranda overlooking the sea with breathtaking views of the Messinia Bay and the Taygetos mountains. Right on the waterfront and just 15 meters from the sea, with private access. The apartment entrance is reached through an outside staircase, it has a modern fully equipped kitchen, 40 inch tv, a satellite dish, dvd player (upon request) and air condition in each bedroom. Sleeps 4 persons comfortably. Secure parking. There are two small beaches located about 100 meters from the apartment, one to the right and the other to the left of the property. There are also plenty of other beaches only a few minutes drive away.
The property is only a 7 minute walk from Petalidi square, where you will find restaurants, tavernas, super markets, bakeries, bank, post office and a fish market with fresh fish every day sold directly by the fishermen. The village marina can host your boat for free.
Petalidi is conveniently located half an hour's drive to Kalamata (25 km), to Koroni (25 km,) and to Pylos (35 km). Methoni is 40 minutes away, as is Finikounda. You can reach the motorway, located just outside Kalamata, in 20 minutes, and from there you can drive to Mani in less than 1 hour as well as to Athens (2 hours drive).
There are plenty of activities to enjoy locally, especially during the summer months: swimming, fishing, boating and other water sports activities, as well as cycling, hill walking (trekking), horse back riding (5 minutes from Petalidi), tennis (5 minutes away), golf (45 minutes away at Costa Navarino golf course), and more.
Lots of beach bars nearby where you can go swimming or just enjoy the music and a drink. And for those interested in culture, there is the Koroni Music Festival which runs from May to October, while the Kalamata International Ballet Festival takes place each July.
Ancient Messini, an archeological site not to be missed, is only 40-45 minutes drive from Petalidi, while Nestor's Palace, not far from Pylos is also 45 minutes away. The Polylimnio waterfalls are only 15 minutes from the property, while the internationally famous Voidokilia beach is a 45 minute drive away.