Romantica Estate featured in the James Bond film “ For your eyes only” and “The Executioner” starring George Peppard and Joan Collins. This unique estate is one of the neighbouring estates to “mon Repos” the summerhouse of the King of Greece, and the birthplace of Prince Philip of Great Britain. Splendidly situated in a prominent position 40 metres above the sea. The Villa has a beautiful panoramic view looking southeast over the Ionian Sea and famous Pondikonissi, or Mouse Island. Located at the apex of kanoni the Villa is well away from Corfu’s tourist crowds, yet offers easy access to the restaurants and shops of Corfu town, and is only 20 minutes away from the Corfu Golf Club. The 10 acre estate has beach frontage and beautifully tended gardens filled with shrubs and flowers, and shaded by hundreds of olive and cypresses trees, with bougainvillea, wisteria, plumbago and jasmine. The sun drenched terraces, and breathtaking views over the vast, turquoise-blue sea, and the wonderfully calming swishing of the trees, all fuse together to make this a truly spectacular house.
The Villa was completely renovated during the last two years to the very highest standards of design and quality. The style of the furnishings and decor is arranged for cool, simple elegant Mediterranean living. The undisputed highlight of the main house is the splendid terrace “Bella vista”, (approximately 70 square meters)
The accommodation comprises of the following: a very large reception area with a big stone fireplace and an adjacent dining area, which connects with a covered outdoor dining terrace. There is a connecting study/reading room, which opens onto a shaded terrace.
The two large master bedrooms suites with AC & fan each open on a private terrace/balcony, and have large marble bathrooms with showers and separate bathtubs. There are a further four twin bedded rooms with fans each with a bath/shower room; each of these rooms opens directly onto a terrace.
The kitchen, laundry and staff accommodations are spacious and well equipped.
Whether you have a large family or group of friends, there is plenty of space, comfort and privacy.
Main House (accommodates 12 guests)
Groung Level: Entrance hall, living room with fire place (ceiling fans, TV, DVD,sound system), dining room, 2 room fully equipped kitchen, terrace access & sea view & a guest W.C.
Master Bedroom (1) with en suite bathroom & a separate study room (bathtub, shower cabin, double vanity, king size bed, ceiling fan, A/C, TV, sea view, terrace access).
Double room (2) with en suite bathroom (bathtub, shower, double vanity, king size bed, ceiling fan, A/C, TV, balcony, pool & garden view)
Lower Ground Level
Double room (3) with en suite bathroom (bathtub, twin beds, A/C, ceiling fan, TV, garden view)
Double room (4) with en suite bathroom (bathtub, twin beds, A/C, ceiling fan, TV, garden view)
Double room (5) with en suite bathoom (shower cabin, twin beds, A/C, ceiling fan, sea & garden view, terrace access)
Double room (6) with en suite bathroom (shower cabin, twin beds, A/C,ceiling fan, TV, sea view, garden access)
Rooms (6) & (5) can be used as a 2 room suite having in between a small seating area.
Staff rooms (3) & Laundry Room used by living in staff
Guest House 1 (accommodates 4 guests)
Seating area with kitchenette, mini fridge, TV, DVD, fire place, ceiling fan, A/C
Double room with en suite bathroom (bathtub, twin beds, ceiling fan, A/C, garden view)
Double room with en suite bathroom (shower cabin, double bed, ceiling fan, A/C, pool view)
Guest House 2 (accommodates 2 guests)
Double room with en suite bathroom & private entrance (shower cabin, double bed, A/C, kitchenette, mini fridge, sea view)
This room is set-up with the high quality gym equipment (Cybex), which includes, a treadmill and a multi organ machine
Pool House and Pool
This 20x10meter seawater swimming pool is located 2 levels below the main house. With Moroccan marble and luscious green grass, this large area is perfect for entertaining and barbeques. With Pergolas, teak poolside furniture and a shower, the pool is as cool, elegant and comfortable as the main house. Completing this comfort is the pool house with changing room, shower room and WC. It has its own completely equipped kitchen and a large outdoor bar and barbeque area.
As the estate is built on several levels, there are 3 main garden areas.
1. The pool area
2. The level above the pool area has a shaded terrace and view of the sea.
3. Largest of these gardens is located on the level above the main house with a beautiful view over looking the sea and mouse island, it also has a fountain, grape vines shading a large area, and a small cosy patio among the shrubs.
The pine forest cloaking the property covers 5 acres and scents the air. This is a wonderful place to appreciate the beauty of the estate. With hundreds of century old olive and cypress trees, as well as, other indigenes species, privacy is ensured, while framing classic vistas of hills, bays and open sea.
The church was built around 1920 and is beautifully and naturally situated in the forest.
A path winds down to the pebble beach and Plateau, that has a changing room, outdoor shower, WC, bar and sitting/bathing area, which gives access to the pier (12x2meters). This area is a well-protected natural harbour, even for large yachts.
GNTO Certification (MHTE): 0829K10000319701
Unique property with majestic views, used by famous film makers, secluded cove (at the end of land plot), boat dock, living in staff
Pool Facilities: Private pool (outdoor, 20x10), sunbeds, seating area, teak poolside furniture, pergolas, pool house with changing rooms, WC, showers, pool bar, BBQ area
Entertainment: Sound System (indoor), TV (as described in layout section), Satellite / Cable, DVD Player, gym room (as desribed in layout section)
Climate Control: A/C (living rooms & bedrooms), Ceiling Fans ( as described in layout section)
Internet / Office: Internet Access (wifi)
Outdoor: Outdoor dining, Garden, Barbeque, Balcony /Terrace, seating areas
Security: Gated Property, Safe Box, Alarm
Laundry Facilities: Washing Machine
Kitchen Facilities: Equipped with all modern appliances
Baby / child: Baby Cots - Highchair - Baby bath upon request
Other: Hair Dryers, Parking, Fireplace, Boat Dock
Meet and greet service, assistance with the check in / check out process
Daily Cleaning and housekeeping from living in staff
Cook & Helpers
Change of linen/towels twice per week
Change of pool towels twice per week
Property, garden and pool maintenance
Extra Services upon Request:
Indicative services: car hire / transfer arrangements, helicopter transfer, driver, chef/cook, babysitting, massage, personal trainer, daily cruises, fishing, personal security, shopping services, laundry services.
Staff Members: 1 cook, 2 helpers and 3 cleaning ladies. The house staff provides a warm and personal service. Other staff include the Property manager, Gardner and helpers. (Further staff may be hired to meet the needs of the client).
Smoking: Not Allowed indoors
Pets: Allowed only upon request
Events allowed only upon request
Nearest Airport: Corfu International airport, 3,5 km
Nearest Port: 6,5 km
Nearest Town: 5 km
Nearest Beach: Secluded cove at the end of the land plot