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Villas Kalypso NE Corfu sleeps up to 10 stunning views private pool

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Space 2,690 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Corfu Villas Kalypso sleeps 2 to 10 stunning views and a private pool

Villas Kalypso overlook Nissaki on the most favoured North East coast of Corfu about a kilometre from the sea in the quiet hillside village of Apolosies. Car hire is essential.

A swimming pool with a waterfall ready to cool off in on beautiful sunny days.

The price quoted is for 4 people, extra guest between 5 and 10 are charged an extra £125.00 per week per person.please complete a book I g request and I will send an updated quote if your party is larger than 4 people.

Stunning panoramic views of sea and mountains, to Corfu town and Albania.

Two separate villas, Kalypso and the Olive Press share a courtyard, swimming pool and sun terrace. There is an option to book the villas separately or together for large parties. If only one villa is required then the other will remain unoccupied ensuring your privacy to enjoy your holiday uninterrupted.

Five bedrooms, four bathrooms (two ensuite) and plenty of living space easily accommodating up to 10 people, plus a cot. Air conditioning, fully equipped kitchens, televisions and DVD players.

The North East coast of Corfu has numerous pretty coves and beaches each with their own laid back tavernas in which to wile away the heat of the day on shady terrace.

More Details

Owner
Peta Donaghy
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
October 19, 2017

Why Peta Donaghy chose Nisaki

We fell in love with the peaceful surroundings and the tremendous view

What makes this villa unique

quiet, beautiful, not far from the beach and tavernas by car.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Cath Staincliffe review:

This is a delightful villa, well-furnished, tastefully decorated with superb facilities, lovely patios with shrubs and trees all in a peaceful location. The views are stupendous and well worth the long (sometimes hair-raising) climb up from the coast road. The air-con was good and not too noisy. The pool is small - fine for a cooling dip but dont expect to do any lengths - the seas better for a lovely swim.
Jun 2010
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Amenities

Nisaki Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2690 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • no loud music late at night or any noise that is likely to cause neighbours disturbance or interfere with their quiet enjoyment of their own property.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , tub , shower
  • Bathrooms 1 2 are in villa kalypso, bathrooms 3 4 are in the olive press.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , ensuit showerroom
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , ensuit bathroom
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single
  • Bedroom 1 2 3 are in villa kalypso, Bedroom 4 5 are in the olive press.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 10 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The property is split into two villas sharing all the outside space and the pool. If only two or four people wish to holiday, then the other villa will remain unoccupied to ensure complete privacy. Each villa is has its own kitchen and sitting room and so is ideal for large parties who wish to have their own space but share the holiday experience with their friends or relatives. Accommodation Kalypso Three bedrooms, one 6', one twin and one double. Family bathroom with full size bath and shower, a second shower room, a lounge with flat screen sat TV and DVD player, dining room and a fully fitted kitchen including dishwasher, full sized oven and hob and fridge freezer. There is a washing machine in the shower room. Accommodation Olive Press Open plan living space with fully fitted kitchen including dishwasher washing machine full sized oven and hob and fridge freezer, dining area, lounge area,flat screen at T.V. and DVD player. two bedrooms one 6' with an ensuit 1x twin and bathr

Reviews

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Villas Kalypso NE Corfu sleeps up to 10 stunning views private pool
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Copenhagen
5

Very nice villa with excellent views in Nisaki

  • 5 of 5

We booked the villa two days before arrival and worked all details out with the owner. The villa was very nice and all clean. The villa is located some way up the hill side, so a car is a must. It is a very quiet and private. We were 100% happy about our stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2009
  • Stayed: July 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are pleased that this family had a good holiday and thank them for their kind comments, we try our best to make sure that everything is available so that you can enjoy your holiday in these peaceful surroundings. We hope that those visiting Villas Kalypso will want to return again and again.
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Usk Valley, Wales
5

Fabulous location

  • 5 of 5

We loved our 2 week September stay at Kalypso villa. Its in our favourite part of Corfu, a very picturesque area with so many beautiful bays and beaches and still near enough for a trip to Corfu town with all its Venetian architecture and interesting old narrow streets and squares. The views from the villa were stunning and brought a big smile to our faces every day. We were very comfortable and enjoyed the quietness and privacy. We used the pool a lot and sunned and ate out on the various terraces. The road up is steep and very twisty but that's our experience of many Corfu Villas and off the track Greek roads and you can't have those views and quietness without a bit of height. You just need to take your time. We like being away from the main tourist strips and being in a more authentic setting and this little hamlet provided it. Angelina the housekeeper was an absolute dear. We wished we could have spoken Greek to her but a good hug and lots of smiles nullified the language barrier. Our weather was excellent, some rain and one stormy day where the sea reminded us of Cornwall, but that's to be expected in Corfu, after all it is the greenest island. The temperature was a fairly steady 30 degrees day time which worked for us. We enjoyed the poor little one eyed cat who visited as well as the odd lizard, praying mantis and the bats at sunset. We absolutely loved it and would highly recommend. A very relaxing holiday and a touch of paradise. We hope to return.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Nice Villas! Awesome for a relaxing holiday

  • 5 of 5

We were a group of 7 guys in a rush as always to find a place to stay for our "Corfunian" holiday.

I admit that we booked this villa as a last resort.. finding a house which can host 7 people is pretty hard!

Some days before the check in I asked Peta (the Owner) the correct address. Landed we hired a car (extremely necessary if you wish to stay in villas Kalypso), put the address into the satnav and arrived in a completely different villa! Called Peta who tried in some ways to give us directions from the UK and finally we were taken to the correct address by a pizzaiolo!

Arrived in Villas Kalypso in the middle of the night I finally realized why the name is "Villas Kalypso"! It's about two villas one next to the other with a small shared pool. Two kitchens and beds enough to host 10 people! The closest beach is 15 minutes by car, it's called Nisaki Beach. Ipsos (the main nightlife center) is about 20 minutes by car.

Be aware that even if Peta is always available by phone, there's a woman who keeps the house and every day cleans the pool and takes the trash who doesn't speak English at all!! Apart from some "check-out according " we didn't have to communicate with the housekeeper. 100% recommended if you wish to have some relaxing holidays!!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful villa and lovely Angeljina

  • 5 of 5

Hi

We stayed here for the last 10 days; a family of five with an 11yo, 7yo and 3yo.

I was worried the pool would be small from the pics but it was totally fine. It goes from quite shallow to reasonably deep; definitely over 5 feet deep as it was over my head and I'm 5'2. My elder two had a lot of enjoyment from it independently though we had to be on hand more for the baby but not in the sense of having to helicopter parent her.

The facilities were perfect. Plenty of room upstairs for us all to sleep though there was another double ensuite on the ground floor which we hardly needed to use. Kitchen was lovely. I remember my husband wondering if the vista would be as good as in the pics or whether it was canny photography. I can honestly say, every time I walked into the kitchen, the view look my breath away (and can be seen from the terrace next to the pool and the main terrace above which we really only used for evening meals).

The drive up the hill is slightly nervy. Get a small sized car but with a decent engine (at least a 1.2) but the drive up the hill is pretty similar to anywhere you want to drive in Corfu given the terrain. The one piece of advice I would have for Peta is to see if you can pin up some posts for the villa as we were sure we must have passed it (or put more info on the location part of this website) but once you get there the first time, it is fine.

The truly lovely Angeljina, made our trip. Unassuming, friendly and very smiley. She was very sweet to us and my kids loved her. If you go to Aphrodite's supermarket at the bottom of the hill, only get the essentials. It is shockingly expensive. Try to google bigger supermarkets locally. Didn't help us with the post-Brexit exchange rate.

Lastly, there are lots of local Tavernas which are all great. And we would recommend the hire boats at Agni and Nissaki. And Taverna Nikolas (Agni) and The Olive Press (Nissaki) though the one at the bottom of the hill to the villa is great also.

We will hopefully be back next year (if not in a half term before then!).

Jacinta, Guy, Aoife, Odhran and Iona.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Jacinta for your helpful and positive review, I am sure this will be a help for future guests and I take your point about finding the villas and road signs I will get something in place for next year. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your holiday at our lovely villas the view is to die for and we never get bored of looking out across the bay when we are there. Angelina is an absolute treasure and we know that our guests are always looked after by her very capable hands. We look forward to your coming back again soon. Peta and Keith Donaghy
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5

Great views.

  • 5 of 5

Very enjoyable stay. My only suggestion is rent a small car. Little market and bakery at bottom of hill has everything you need. I recommend Agni beach about 15 min drive. Thank you for letting us stay in your house and look forward to staying again.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at the villas and for your helpful tips.Peta and keith Donaghy
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5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

Great location with beautiful views of the sea in one of the nicest areas of the island. The villas have a nice swimming pool, plenty of space and all you need for a very nice holiday. As mentioned in the description, a car is definitely required. The owner is very responsive and helpful, everything was arranged very easily. In summary, we were very satisfied!

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Corfu
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
nisaki
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Corfu
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
gouvia
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
nisaki
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
nisaki
Car: necessary

Apolosies is on the hillside above Nissaki on the north east coast and within just a few miles are the lovely beaches of Nissaki, Agni ,Kaloura and Kalami and further to the north, Kassiopi.

There are supermarkets in Nissaki and the beach there has many very good tavernas right on the waters edge.

Nissaki has water sports and a diving centre and you can hire a boat for trips along the bay. Barbati is just a few miles to the south and Ipsos is only a few more miles where you can find a more lively night life.

Kassiopi to the North has a lovely harbour surrounded by tavernas and there is also a range of shops.

Mount Pantokrator is the highest on Corfu and creates a backdrop to the villa you can drive to the top to see the views and the monestry.

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $66.23
Refundable damage deposit $132.47

Basic rates are shown for up to 4 people parties of 5 up to 10 will need to calculate an extra £125.00 per person per week into the quote provided.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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