Mansion Sophia- Famous Santorini Villa With Private Pool
Villa with 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and swimming pool in Megalochori, Santorini
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From £1,989 per week
Villa to rent in Megalochori, Santorini
Villa overview - owner's description
Stunning beauty, private pool, large courtyard with garden, suitable for romantic couples and families.
Mansion Sophia, a house beloved by photographers and featured in many magazines around the world, is located in the peaceful traditional village of Megalochori, a short drive away from the best attractions & beaches of Santorini
This famous villa was built around the mid-19th century and inhabited by one of the feudal landlords of the island at that time. These merchants and landlords became wealthy exporting the unique Vinsanto wine, which the island still produces. Megalochori had a particularly strong link with Odessa in Russia and many of the church bells which still toll in the village today are from Russia.
The villa is situated just a short stroll from the central village square in Santorini with its pretty churches and picturesque Venetian bell towers. The village, with its winding cobbled pathways, is free of traffic. Access to the house is through imposing large wooden entrance gates into a secluded and very pretty private courtyard, with garden and a beautiful Moroccan-style swimming pool. There is also a smaller courtyard where the guests can enjoy dining «al fresco» under the Santorini skies whilst absorbing the village atmosphere almost within arms reach.
The mansion has been beautifully renovated to provide all modern amenities, yet retaining the character and style of the original house. Double doors lead directly from the courtyard into a spacious living and dining area with superb high vaulted ceilings and original polished wooden floors. The two bedrooms lead off from either side of the central living room. One bathroom in hushed hues with modern amenities is shared between both bedrooms. The kitchen has an original stone arch which now serves as a washing up and preparation area. Modern amenities include air-conditioning in both bedrooms, free internet access, satellite TV & DVD, Ipod&Ipod docking station and a complimentary mobile phone.
Mansion Sophia is available for rent to those who dream a perfect honeymoon or just seek absolute relaxation in a romantic environment...
MHTE (GNTO) permit number: 1144K123K0631000
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Outside this villa in Megalochori, SantoriniThis villa is in a village and in a quiet area. It has a pool, a balcony, a barbecue, outside lighting and a garden. Car hire is recommended as the villa is less than a 15 minute walk to at least a couple of shops, bars and restaurants; however parking is not available.
Prices and availability
Updated 25 April 2017
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Changeover days and minimum stays
- 1 April - 31 October 2017: the minimum stay is 3 nights.
- 1 April - 31 October 2018: the minimum stay is 3 nights.
- 1 April - 31 October 2019: the minimum stay is 3 nights.
2 bedrooms, Sleeps 4:
- 1 king size bed
- 1 double bed
There is also 1 double sofa bed in Living room, 1 cot
Private pool, Size 5m x 4m, Depth 1.6m to 1.6m
DVD/Blu-ray player, Internet / WiFi, Telephone, TV Languages in English, German, French, Italian, Russian, Spanish, Local, Satellite / cable
Living area seats 4, Dining area seats 6, Air conditioning bedrooms only, Hair dryer, Iron / board, Towels / linen, Washing machine, Car hire recommended
Cooker, Crockery, Cutlery, Fridge, Glassware, Kettle, Microwave, Oven, Pots / pans, Toaster
Balcony or terrace, Barbecue, Outside lighting, Private garden
Children, Infants, Single gender groups
Private Owner From Santorini, Greece Member since Sep 2012
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