The house is situated in south Evia the 2nd island of Greece next to Athens.
Evia has places of pure beauty small traditional villages, beaches with clear deep blue water with golden sand.
Marmari is a fishing village with port, easy to reach from Athens (20 min from Athens airport "Vinizelos" to the portr of Rafina and 1 hour by ferry to Marmari)
The house is 900 meters from Marmari in an idyllic quiet place with villas and trees.
The house is 80 m2
The living room has 2 bed sofas, open space kitchen, incorporated dinning table, a stove.
A very big balcony(27 m2) suitable for outdoor dinning or sitting , looking the view to the garden and pool and more important the magnificent view to the sea, the complex of 9 islands"Petali" and to an idyllic sunset.
Two bedrooms,with a double bed each, one with mountain view, the other with sea view.
Garden with a pool, an open air sitting space under a pergola with a bar, barbeque and table tennis.
The nearest beach to the house ((5 min on foot) is 2 km long with clear crystal blue water and sand
there you can
Stay under the sun as well as under the shadow of the trees
sit in the beach bar having drinks ,shower and music,
do not worry about children , the waters are not very deep.
Figias is the next beach, uncrowded, with bar -caffes, a tavern in the front of the sea, under fantastic platanos trees) 15 min on foot , 5 min by bicycle (Dimitris will provide you with 2 bicycles)
If the wind is appropriate and guests are up to 6 persons there is possibility of daily excursions, swimming and piknic to Petali islands, as well as water sports (ski, tubes, wakeboard,surf, sailing) by the owners boat (under a special agreement).
The village and port of Marmari (15 min on foot , 5 min by bicycle) has taverns, bars, super market, bakery, pharmacy, doctor.
Karystos is a small town 10 km, 10 min by car ) has taverns ,bars, caffes, bars, hospital. pharmacies, post office and travel agent for organizing excursion like to Dimosary (Website hidden by Airbnb) has sightseeings (2 Roman- Medieval Castles) museums, festivals.
Both Marmari and Karistos have picturesque ports with many yatchs and fishing boats, street by the sea for pedestrians, ideal for adults to stroll or sit, and for children to play.
In Marmari there is a taxi station (if arranged a taxi can pick you up from the house).
If you have more than a week you can rent a car making excursions to fabulous uncrowded beaches (Aetos, Buros, A Dimitrios) or to Dracospita, the prehistoric ruins.
Also you can make a tour going to Styra(a more cosmopolitan place) to Eretria (an ancient city with museum) taking a ferry from these two places back to Athens, or going to Chalkida ( the capital of Evia)passing the bridge and go to Athens by car.
We can also pick you up from the airport (under a special agreement) to Marmari and vice versa.
If you want to visit Athens for some days you can stay to our house in Varkiza (80 m2 sleeps 4-5 ) 50 meters from the sea with an also splendit beach, under the same conditions (depending on availability, and for an early and at least more than 4 weeks booking)
For further info you can ask us.
Dimitris, the architect owner, his wife Sofia, Anastasia 20, and Michalis 16, are willing to help you during your holiday. We can give you advice and info for organizing activities, excursions.shopping to the market, having dinner out, renting cheap car.
We also (under special agreement) organize twice a week in the garden by the pool greek evenings with greek traditional food(mussaka, pastichio, vegitable pies) giving you the opportunity to see how they are made.
The building has also 2 more 60 m2 duplex, and a 130 m2 loft.
Host family is friendly with children but their parents must be responsible for their safety especially in the garden.
In the balconies there are protection railings for children and pets.
Pets are not allowed in the garden.
Garden and pool hours 10:00-14:30 and 17:30-23:00