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Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece

Mansion Sophia

Megalochori, Santorini, Greece
2 br, 1 ba

7 night minimum stay

From €250 - 610 per night
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Villa Features
Staff
Concierge, Housekeeper , Poolkeeper

Bedrooms
2 Double Bed

Distances
12 km to airport
5 km to beach
1 km to grocery store
8 km to hospital
7 km to town
Pool
Swimming Pool

Villa Features
Alfresco dining, Baby equipment, Car, Ceiling fan, Cell phone, Coffee maker, DVD player, Heating system, iPod docking station, Outdoor furniture, Refrigerator, Satellite television , Stove, Toaster, Wi-Fi

Villa Description

Mansion Sophia was built around the mid-19th century and inhabited by one of the feudal landlords of the island at that time. These merchants and land barons became wealthy exporting the unique Vinsanto wine the island still produces. Trade brought wealth which in turn brought the Mansion Houses. Megalochori had a particularly strong link with the Port of Odessa in Russia. Many of the church bells which still toll in the village today are from Russia and have a very distinct clarity. Up until fifteen years ago the house was still occupied by one of the descendants of the Akila family, after which the villa is named. She refused to allow modern technology to enter the house, and lived happily with no electricity collecting her water in the well after each winter rain. Mansion Sophia now has the luxury of all modern conveniences, including electricity and running water, but retains the character and style of the original house.

The imposing wooden entrance gates of Mansion Sophia conceal a secluded and quite private courtyard, complete with a swimming pool, outdoor furniture and hammock. As alluded to already, this mansion has all the technology you’ll need during your stay including Wi-Fi access, satellite TV and DVD player.

Double doors lead directly from the courtyard into a spacious lounge and dining area with its vaulted ceilings and original polished wooden floors. The well-equipped kitchen has an original stone arch which now serves as a washing up and preparation area. The coup-de-grace is the lovely kitchen garden, perfect for enjoying al fresco meals under blue skies while absorbing the village atmosphere.

The two double bedrooms, one master and one smaller second bedroom, lead off from either side of the central living room. One bathroom, with modern amenities, services both bedrooms.

This Mansion is perfect for those ready to switch off their mobiles, put their feet up, sit back and enjoy Santorini from a different perspective. Tourist attractions, including Fira and Oia, and the best beaches of Santorini are all only a short drive away. Included in the cost of the property hire is one private roundtrip transfer from/to port or airport and a car hire. Go on and enojy this gorgeous Greek island. Book now and start imagining yourself in sun-kissed Santorini.

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Bedroom / Bathroom Description

Bedroom 1
Double bed, Air conditioning, Shared bathroom

Bedroom 2
Double bed, Air conditioning, Shared bathroom


Features & Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Satellite TV
  • Media Player
  • iPod docking station (with Ipod)
  • Cell phone
  • Wi-Fi access
  • Hair Dryer
  • Korres Toiletries
  • Bathrobes and slippers
  • Baby equipment

    Kitchen:
  • Stove and oven
  • Fridge
  • Toaster
  • Microwave oven
  • Espresso coffee maker
  • Filter coffee maker
  • Charcoal BBQ (at kitchen courtyard)

Outdoor Features

  • Private Swimming pool
  • Large courtyard with garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Alfresco dining

Staff & Services
Included:

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Daily towel change
  • Weekly linen change
  • One private roundtrip transfer from/to port or airport per reservation
  • 24-hour Concierge service availability
  • Porter for luggage assistance
  • One 5-seat manual transmission car hire category A (third-party insurance and unlimited kilometers included)

At Extra Cost - advance notice may be required:

  • In-house chef services
  • Additional maid service
  • Villa pre-stocking
  • Private masseuse
  • Private tour guide and boat charters
  • Additional private transfers
  • CDW (collision damage waiver) insurance is optional

Villa Policies

  • Maximum 4 guests
  • Children welcome
  • Pets are not allowed
  • 3 night minimum stay required

Getting There

  • Transport available upon request.
  • Airport welcome.

Location

  • 50 meters to shops and restaurants
  • 500 meters to grocery store
  • 4.5 km to port of Athinios
  • 5 km to Perivolos Beach
  • 6 km to Red Beach
  • 5 km to Vlichada Beach
  • 7 km to Fira
  • 8 km to hospital
  • 8 km to airport
  • 18 km to Oia

Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece


Mansion Sophia, Santorini, Greece

 

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