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Newly created, peaceful, beach (3 min.), Skala/Merikas Bay, permission by EOT

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 861 sq. ft.
Property type house

Overview

About the property

Island holiday w/all amenities, easy to reach from Athens airport

Our lone-standing house (snow-white walls, light-blue doors, windows and closets) was built in 2010. It is located on a slight slope above the harbour city of Skala with sea view to south and east. The house has 2 balconies on the upper floor, which offer a great view of the island and sea; with clear weather you can see other islands like Ikaria and Leros. On the ground floor you will find partially covered pergolas, equipped with a large dining table and seats, cushions and chairs. The house is surrounded by a nice garden on two sides. Loungers invite you to relax and sunbathe. There is also an outdoor shower. The location is very peaceful; there are a few other (holiday) homes around.

Arrival information; through Athens-Piraeus: Direct public bus from Athens airport to the dock of the ferry to Patmos, about 75 min. ferry time. Transfer with ferry Patmos-Patmos: 8h. Modern, comfortable and clean ferries; ferry schedule; see website, booking per internet or in travel agency at the Athens airport or in Piraeus. Through Samos, Kos or Leros (local airports): With ferry or catamaran (about 2-3 hours).

Key handover: The guests are picked up from the harbour on arrival and driven to the holiday home, the same with departure.

Excursions to other islands - dolphins: With ferries and excursion boats, you can go on tours to the neighbouring islands, some with amazing, secluded beaches (Lipsos, Arki, Marathi). On the way, you can watch different dolphins.

Very good internet and mobile reception: Very good WiFi reception (internet and cell phone) in the house (for a fee). Prepaid cards can be purchased from the mobile provider in Skala.

More Details

Owner
Lis
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, german, italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
November 27, 2017

Map

Nearest Ferry
1 Kilometres
Skala, Patmos
Nearest Restaurant
400 Metres
There are taverns by the marina
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Merikas Bay, Skala Bay
Car: not necessary

Patmos is a small, quiet island (3000 residents) in the eastern Aegean (Dodekanes) and is located between Samos and Kos. There is no airport, thus, no mass tourism. Skala is the harbour city with a lot of good shops and taverns. Chora with the 900-year-old monastery (World Heritage Site) is on the hill and is mostly free of traffic. There are a lot of small, nice beaches, normally with a tavern nearby. You can reach a lot of places on foot, by boat or public bus (we have gone to Patmos for 30 years and haven't had to rent a car). Our house can be reached easily from Skala (10 min. from harbour). Grocery store & bakery halfway in between marina and house.

Amenities

South Aegean House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 861 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1st floor - toilet , shower
    WC on ground floor - toilet
  • The bathroom on the upper floor is also in white and light-blue. It has a large vanity with a lower cabinet and a fitting cosmetic drawer, a large mirror, a shower and shower curtain and a WC. Another separate WC with small lavabo and mirror located on the ground floor. The bathroom and separate WC each have their own windows.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 2 comfortable single beds
    Living room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Double bed sofa
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , comfortable bed
  • Light, friendly, south-facing room with view of garden, bay and harbour. They are - other than the light-blue window frames and doors - in white and have a comfortable parquet floor. They are equipped with a double bed (200x160) or 2 comfortable single beds (200x90) with new, nice bedsheets, large closet, night stands, chair, ceiling and bed lamps, mirror and decorations. Window facing the south and east (can be darkened through shutter blinds). Balcony and terrace face the east or south (4 loungers) and can be entered from both bedrooms. The bedrooms can be heated and cooled.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Ground floor: Spacious, light, sun-flooded room w/tastefully furnished living and dining room. By the entrance you will find a light-blue commode and a wardrobe. To the left is the door to the separate WC, on the right the door to the storage room with the washing machine. From here you can go up the stairs to the bedrooms. The living/dining room opens up to the right and has three side windows. It is equipped with a large, modern canopy (can be expanded for two beds), a separate chair, a white table from a ceiling and standing lamp and a white shelf system with colour TV, storage space and drawers. The walls are white, the window frames light blue and the wood beams on the ceiling are painted in light grey; the floor on the ground floor is laid with stone plates in warm terracotta. The entire room can be heated and cooled. Open, fully-equipped kitchen. Pull-out dining table (up to 8 people).

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

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Newly created, peaceful, beach (3 min.), Skala/Merikas Bay, permission by EOT
average rating of 4.5833335 based on 12 reviews
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Peaceful holidays in a beautiful house with a very homely atmosphere!

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful house decorated with great taste, very clean, well equipped with everything we needed, very well located near the port of Patmos (walking distance if need be).

It provided enough isolation and quietness but also good connection with the villages around.

Nice views and quite protected from the strong winds in most parts of the house and the outdoor spaces (but not in one of the bedrooms, where the wind is much more audible when it blows strong).

Great hospitality by the host/owners (Lis and Marc) who were very kind and offered a birthday cake for a celebration we had during our staying in their house. Lovely gesture, thank you!

Gentle and discreet assistance provided by Nikos and Despoina.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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4

Great stay in Patmos

  • 4 of 5

Very nice and clean house, perfectly located to discover the island.

We enjoyed a lot the terraces, and the quietness of the area.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
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5

Winter Escape

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed for 10 days in early February and found Patmos and this villa on the edge of Skala a perfect retreat. Home is like something experienced in the writing of Gerald Durrel, but better 'house equipped' - it had everything you'd need for a comfortable stay. It was just 15 mins walk into the town for shopping, about one hour up to the Monastery via the old donkey track, and about two hours to the northern tip of the island. We had sunshine, wind, lovely clouds and some downpours, but our outstanding memory of Patmos will be this lovely 'Skala Blue' villa overlooking the town.

  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2013
  • Stayed: January 2013
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4

Our stay on Patmos

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful holiday in this house on Patmos! Everything was just perfect! Very nice and clean house in a very quiet area, but only a small walk away from the centre of Skala. The house had everything we needed - from a fully equipped kitchen 'till candelights for an outside evening dinner. We enjoyed the terraces, the outdoor shower and the beautiful view you have from up there.

Patmos is a great island if you are looking for a peaceful and relaxing holiday, and this house was perfect for that. We definitely want to come back!

(Lien and Catherine, Belgium)

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2012
  • Stayed: September 2012
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5

Super!

  • 5 of 5

Sehr schönes Haus, hatten einen schönen Urlaub! Kommen gern wieder!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful stay in a beautiful house

  • 5 of 5

My stay in Patmos and in this lovely house on top of a small hill in particular was absolutely marvelous! The house itself is furnished beautifully and with a lot of love for detail. The garden is full of extremely colourful flowers and and the several terraces offer a stunning view! I absolutely enjoyed its calm and relaxing atmosphere. It is close to the centre as well as to the bus, which conveniently takes you to some very incredible beaches around the island. Living in a busy city like London, this vaccation was the most amazing relaxation, made possible especially through having this beautiful and cosy home!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $234.85
Schlussreinigung $64.58

Les arrhes sont de 30% et payables à la réservation, non remboursables en cas d'annulation de la location. Le solde est à verser 2 mois avant le début de la période de location. Eine Anzahlung von 30% ist mit der Reservation zu bezahlen. Im Falle einer Annulation wird dieser Betrag nicht rückerstattet. Der Restbetrag ist 2 Monate vor Mietantritt fällig

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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