in Loutraki, Peloponnese, Greece
A little over an hour away from Athens, Villa Elena holds a fantastic hilltop position on a peninsula of unrivalled beauty in the Gulf of Corinth. With a coveted location and the latest trappings of luxury, indeed it is the perfect base from which to explore the Peloponnese – a region brimming with beauty, myths, landmarks and attractions. Beautifully designed and thoughtfully appointed, this 10-bedroom, Mediterranean-style villa sits near Loutraki – a popular resort town, famous for its mineral water springs, bustling restaurant scene and Casino. Yet if it is a connection with nature that you are looking for, villa Elena is also just a 15-minute walk from the stunning beaches of Skaloma and Blue Lake. The ancient temple of Hera is nearby too –and it has a beautiful, secret beach underneath it. Should you be feeling more adventurous, on the other hand, a skippered motorboat is available for hire – discover the area’s remote shores, play and dive in crystalline waters for a wonderful day out!
Of course, nobody would blame you if you decided to never leave villa Elena’s privileged premises. Surrounded by luscious, manicured gardens with jaw-dropping views of the Ionian sea, this expansive, luxury villa near Loutraki comes with everything you need for a most memorable holiday with up to 25 of your favourite people. Accommodations feature 10 sizeable, stylishly furnished, bright and airy bedrooms —the en-suite master bedroom even sports a fireplace and a balcony with sea views, while there is another loft-style, master bedroom with a kitchenette on the basement. This lower ground moreover has a sauna and a billiards room. The inviting living/dining room comes with a fireplace and a state of the art television, a fully equipped kitchen as well as large patio doors opening into the terrace overlooking the pool area.
Easy living in the sun
Outside there is a large, secluded swimming pool with plenty of sun loungers to relax in, and various lounging spots – just perfect for enjoying sundowners, or watching the sunrise while practising yoga and pilates. Moreover, there is a private tennis court with floodlights and a basketball corner to keep you happily occupied. The villa also sports a summer kitchen and a BBQ and a large shaded terrace where you can eat al fresco while enjoying the vistas. An organic garden area with homegrown vegetables and fruit is also at your disposal. The foodie in your company will certainly appreciate it – and so will your private chef if you opt to enlist the help of one.
A perfect blend of place and space, this glorious villa near Loutraki is best suited to friends and family escapes or a celebration, party, anniversary, wedding or event that will be remembered for all the right reasons. From candlelit, chef-cooked dinners to bands performing live at the tennis court, your wish is our command and imagination the only limit. And because the good life is what we offer, a Humidor and Wine refrigerator is available at the house and stocked with selected cigars and some of the finest Greek wines which you may purchase.
Mineral springs were known for their healing benefits since ancient times. Under the Romans, Emperor Neuron systematically took baths to improve his health.