near Vathy, Ithaka
Limone Loft Cottage
near Vathy, Ithaka
A gentle drive through Ithaka’s tranquil countryside full of forests, fruit trees and ancient olive groves and only 4kms from the Ithaka’s capital Vathy, we arrive at the picturesque village of Perahori, a traditional settlement full of whitewashed houses with high walled courtyard gardens built in typical Ithakian style. Located in the middle of the village is the exquisite Limone Loft Cottage, it really is spectacular.
If your dream villa is one of island character on the outside but ultra-modern on the inside, then Limone Loft Cottage is perfect for you. It’s a little gem, stark white in colour with sumptuous furnishings, its luxury in a minimalistic design. This beautiful one-bedroom villa is open plan on the ground floor with a stylish living space, a fully fitted modern kitchen, shower room and upstairs in the villas eaves is a chic double bedroom.
Outside, the Limone Loft Cottage's pretty traditional grounds are filled with mature scented lemon trees and it’s here on the sunbeds by the pool that you can lie back relax and unwind and take in the scents and sounds of real rural Ithakian life.
Limone Loft Cottage's perfect location in the centre of Perahori makes it ideal for strolling to the local well established family run tavernas, serving local cuisine and offering diners far reaching views down towards Vathy and southern Ithaka. You’ll also find a mini market for supplies and a bakery perfect for picking up a breakfast loaf or cheese pies for brunch.
If you must leave this blissful setting behind and explore this mythical island there’s much to see and do. Vathy, the islands busy capital, is just 10 minutes drive away, with its waterside tavernas, trendy cafes, bars, boutiques and souvenir shops to bring back local handmade gifts as a memento of your stay. Ithaka has some exquisite beaches and divine swimming waters and just a 10 minute drive from the villa is the pretty Kaminia beach or further along the coast are the stunning beaches of Filatro and Dexia. Head north and discover the popular inland village of Stavros with its mansion houses or the pretty waterside villages of Frikes and Kioni, stop for a meze in one their fabulous waterside tavernas, you won’t be disappointed. Visit Rizes Cave, the Monastery of Kathera or the Naval & Folklore Museum in Vathy, the choices on this magical of Ionian islands are endless.
Limone Loft Cottage is a wonderful couples romantic retreat in the most perfect setting to relax, unwind or simply reconnect away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
1 bedroom cottage with private plunge pool
• Private plunge pool: 4.3m x 2.6m (Depth: 1.7m)
• Air conditioning (living area only)
• Housekeeping and linen changes on arrivals day and mid week
• Built in Barbecue
• WIFI Internet (See booking conditions)
• Open plan Kitchen/living/dining room with full cooker, fridge freezer & TV (limited channels)
• Separate Shower room
• Double bedroom