Studio Close To Koutavo Lake In A Semi Rural Location.Excellently Situated For Either Exploring The Island Or Soaking Up The Kefalonian Atmosphere.
Set in an elevated position facing Argostoli, close to the historic stone bridge of Devosetou, is a large residence in its own walled garden. The restoration of the longest stone bridge in Europe is complete and is one of Argostoli’s best known and valued attractions.Open to pedestrians and provides a wonderful opportunity to cross the lagoon on foot whilst enjoying the sea air, spotting wild water birds, swans and turtles. You can enjoy the backdrop of beautiful mountains on one side and the colourful town of Argostoli on the other. Argostoli is now just 10 minutes on foot from the Villa Acqui and a pleasant stroll along the bridge will take you into the heart of Argostoli waterfront.
The studio is separate and faces east. There is a television with a DVD player for your entertainment and comfy seating. A double door separates the bathroom from the studio and it has a walk in shower. The studio has a modern fitted kitchen unit with a ceramic hob and fridge - great for fixing a breakfast or light meals and snacks. Meals can be taken inside the studio, or of course on the terrace outside. Patio doors lead onto the terrace where there is plenty of space with an umbrella and patio furniture. The view from the studio looks towards the east with plenty of morning sunshine and shade in the afternoon. It is easy to relax and unwind in the peace and quiet. Free wi-fi and fully airconditioned.
Property Type: Studio
Studio is cleaned weekly and linen and towels changed every 3/4 days. Cots can be provided. Changeover Day is flexible.
Interaction with guests
Studio is on the ground floor, so would be ideal for anyone not liking steps! Also there are no balconies to worry about for young children.
The house itself is set in its own walled grounds and both the Apartment and Studio have plenty of outdoor space. Nature surrounds the house with olive trees and fruit trees and plenty of bird song! The space lends itself to relaxed evenings dining and enjoying the view of Argostoli lights twinkling across the Lake. Swings are in the garden area and course there is outdoor furniture for relaxing or dining. There is also ample parking and plenty of paved terrace as well.
Other things to note
ACQUI VILLA – HISTORIC PLACE
(URL HIDDEN)In the particular region existed the base of 1ST battery APOLLONIO of Amos Pampaloni, the Division Acqui. In 2001 BBC ERT ET-1 SUSIE PUGH and the famous Rea Apostolidou. producted the documentary '' You are the real Corelli ''. Director Geoff Dunlop(URL HIDDEN)In spring of 2001 visited the villa the president of the Italian Republic. Mr. Carlo Azeglio Ciampi, together with Amos Pampaloni and residents of place. There he recounted the events that took place in 1943 at the particular location. This documentary was characterized as the best of the decade.
Argostoli is just minutes away by car or taxi and being the capital, has all amenities. There are banks and supermarkets, chemists, Post Office etc.
The pedestrianised shopping street has a great variety of shops for spending money if desired, or just for browsing. The food shops and fruit market are all along the harbour front. A very popular attraction are loggerhead turtles that swim up to the quayside waiting for titbits from the fishing boats - much to the delight of passing tourists. There are two very interesting museums to visit - the Folklore and also the Archaeological Museum. It is easy to visit the town of Lixouri by the little ferry that runs frequently between Argostoli harbour front and Lixouri.
The town is buzzing at night with a real cosmopolitan feel - plenty of cafes for enjoying your cappuccino, mojito, ouzo or your favourite tipple... and just simply 'people' watching. Often during the summer there are events happening in the main Square. Numerous tavernas and restaurants cater for all tastes with plenty of opportunity to sample authentic Greek food, with lively bars and a nightclub for those wishing a real night life experience. Several taxi ranks are in the town and a taxi would have you back home in minutes.
Kefalonia is an up and coming destination becoming even more popular with the rich and famous - a reasonably common sight being international film stars, musicians, politicians, royalty, sporting icons, sheiks and oligarchs... Many of their yachts moor in Argostoli harbour and most definitely Fiskardo is their main playground.. Just strolling along the streets and harbour promenade, mixing with the locals and the cosmopolitan visitors, is a real pleasure.
Guests, whilst enjoying their privacy, have the benefit of knowing that the owners of the property are on hand if needed or required, whether to give you the benefit of their local knowledge or to provide you with a Greek supper!
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