The back courtyard with direct access from the kitchen and the BBQ
View from the terrace
The terrace under the shade of the pergola at
Under the pergola
The west end of the villa
Tavern by the sea
Ship wreck at selinitsa beach
Fish tavern by the sea
Crystal clear sea
"Mani House" (Ktima Kriviana), Peloponnese, Greece. Operating under licence of Greek tourist administration No: MHTE 1248K92000322401. Owner: George Iasemidis - Email: iasgiasg2hotmail.com Mani House – Peloponnese- Greece.
Located in a gorgeous setting in the South of the Peloponnese, this wonderful property has been finished to an incredibly high standard and offers luxurious accommodation for up to 8 guests. The views from the pool terrace are sweeping over a beautiful bay, a situation that induces a state of perfect relaxation. It is Comfortable and beautiful, perfect for those seeking a luxurious and private villa as a base to explore the magic of Mani. Mani House is located nearby Gythio town of Laconia region which is an area of the Peloponnese, rich in history and wild. The Maniots were strong and the area on Mani was left independent in times of invasion throughout the ages. The traditional buildings were stone and fortresses-like since many squabbles and vendettas amongst the families of Mani meant that people build homes to protect themselves. Elements of this traditional style are reflected in the design of Mani House. The stone features blend well with a clean and modern interior where comfort has never been neglected. The property is fine and noble, offering a high level of practicality and featuring all modern conveniences including a sound system that can be diverted to many different areas of the house, offering relaxing by the pool and dining under the stars whilst listening to one’s favorite CD. The main entrance to the property is from the pool terrace. The door is wooden and solid and leads to a bright and spacious central living area. Each part of this central living space fits beautifully into a perfectly designed interior. The colors are simple, creams and stone, with a flagged floor than runs throughout. The shutters are painted in pale pistachio and bright magenta has been introduced throughout the soft furnishings and dining chairs which give a shock of brilliance to the color scheme. Large French style doors lead from every area to the pool terrace which offers a perfect place to relax for every part of the day. Sun loungers surrounds the pool, shaded areas to dine and a huge oak tree to give shade whilst playing a game of chess or backgammon, or simply enjoy the evening breeze over a good book and a glass of wine. The kitchen is located at the rear of the large central living space and is fully equipped with all modern conveniences and direct access to a patio at the back of the house which takes on a traditional, cafe-style appearance featuring pretty, metal chairs and tables and a BBQ and bread oven to conjure up the flavors of Greece. On the same level but in a separate wing are three bedrooms. One has a double bedroom, en-suite facilities and a large dressing area. Next there is a twin bedroom which is accompanied by a separate bathroom and finally a second double bedroom with en-suite facilities. All bedrooms have direct access onto the pool terrace. Upstairs is an office with en-suite facilities and a comfortable double sofa bed. This room benefits from a balcony and is decorated in the same shades as the rest of the house. For the comfort of all guests, there is a caretaker who looks after the property and he lives in a self-contained apartment on the basement level. He is very discreet and tends to the pool and garden first thing in the morning and in the evenings leaving guests to enjoy their privacy at all other times of the day unless he is needed. On this level, there is also inside parking for 2-3 cars. The Mani House is located in a large piece of land which has been planted with colorful indigenous plants, shrubs and trees. The stone paths, steps and walkways meander through the property and below is an area beneath an old oak tree which gives the most wonderful shade in the heat of the day which draws up a cool breeze from the sea below. The property is very well located in terms of accessing the beach and taverns, shops and cafes which are all a short drive away. The Mani House is really exceptional and is situated in a part of Greece that is truly beautiful, unspoiled and wild.
TRADITIONAL LUXURY COUNTRY HOUSE IN A LARGE PLOT The perfect place for relaxation
The property is situated at “Mani” area “KALYVIA” village, overlooking “PAGANEA” Gulf, 500 meters away of the sea, with an excellent view combination of sea and mountain. Overlooking the Gulf looks like a quiet and calm lake, as its opening cannot be seen from there. “KALYVIA” is situated after “AGERANOS” village and follows the village of “SKOUTARI”. (For more information regarding surrounding area, beaches, taverns, amenities, places of interest, excursions, e.t.c, please refer to the “essential information booklet”)
The house of 441.32 sq.m. is built on a plot of 5015.41 sq.m. and is in details as follows: A- 275.75 sq.m. main house (prime) 243.68 Ground floor and 32.07 First floor. B- 80 sq.m. garage with 2.7 meters height. C- 77.12 sq.m. swimming pool, length 12.80m, width 5.45m, height from 2.70m to The cottage is completed in 2006 and made of stone in a traditional architectural “MANI” style, has a castle and is fully furnished, with all modern and up to date facilities and. There are: 1- Four en-suite bedrooms, all equipped with a private bath and W.C, cupboards, air conditioners for the bedrooms, and wall ventilators in the kitchen, dining and sitting room. The master bedroom in addition to the cupboards has a special open space wardrobe 2- W C, for visitors. 3- A large entrance hall. 4- A very large living room. 5- A big dining room. 6- A big open and very functional kitchen, which has in the middle of the room cooking preparation food bench, a second sink and many cupboards in addition to a stuff storage place. 7- Complete electrical equipment, oven gas appliance with of high standards safety, installation for the fridge, dishes laundry, absorber, French coffee machine microwave oven, toaster. 8- In the master bedroom, installation of a secret safety box for keeping valuables. All equipment specially designed to traditional old fashion style. 9- Internal wooden staircase leading to the castle, where there is a balcony. 10-Internal staircase, leading to the indoor garage at the basement. 11-A garage of 80 sq.m. and 2.7 m. High, with remote control, for 3-4 cars or alternatively 2 cars and a boat.
The house is fully equipped and furnished with furniture that matches with the traditional architecture of the house
The cottage area is wall protected made of dry built stone. There are two ways in and out, at the central gate of the cottage: 1- A remote control handles two plies wooden gate for vehicles, which is as well controlled from the inside of the Villa. 2- A two-ply smaller door for pedestrians, with an intercommunication system controlled from the inside of the Villa. 3- All outside spaces have stone built paths, “KALDERIMI” and, in particular, are - The stone built road leads from the main gate to the garage. - A stone built, open parking place, for three to four cars. - Built roads for pedestrians leading to the main door of the Villa. 4- Under a huge tree a natural sitting place is formed, to provide shade, during summer hot days. 5- The whole space is planted with flowers, bushes little trees, and at the back side of the cottage with fruitful trees. 6- There is proper lightening for the surrounding area, as well as, lightening pointing out the swimming pool space and the Villa.
Dimensions: Length 12.80m x 5.45m width, x 2.70heigh x 1.35 in the shallow water, not suitable for plunging or diving. It includes an extensive surrounding space equipped with speaker lauders The swimming pool is over floating, creating visible artificial waterfall, decorating
VERANDAS SETTING AND OPEN AIR PLACES.
1- Under a pergola there is a sitting place communicating with the dining room and is expanded to the swimming pool area. 2- A sitting place at the back side of the villa, communicating with the kitchen provides shade during the hot days of summer. In that area there is a barbeque and a clay built, traditional, wood operated, oven. 3- Tap and lavatory. 4- A shelter tiled space for the storage of wood for the fireplace 5- There is a stereo installation with surrounds in the sitting and dining rooms terminating at the veranda the swimming pool area and the back side sitting and barbeque place. 6- Water supplies are found all over the surrounding place along with electricity supplies 7-stone parking place for three to four cars.
Accommodation and Amenities:
Cooking Utensils Provided
Iron and Board
Satellite TV or Cable TV
Gytheio, Peloponnese, Greece
Villa, 4 bedroom, 4 bath, sleeps 8 €400 - €600 per night
€2,800 - €4,200 per week
€10,250 - €16,380 per month