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Around the pool
A PEACE OF HEAVEN
ENTRANCE
LIVING ROOM
LIVING ROOM
LIVING ROOM
DOUBLEROOM
TWINROOM
STUDIO
STUDIO
Bathroom
In the morning around the swimming-pool
Table d'hôtes
MYRTOS BEACH
Karavados beach
Karavados Bar
Organic garden
Basket of local products
Boat's rental
View from the boat
SWIMMING POOL BY NGHT
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
Karavados, Cephalonia, Ionian Islands

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KevinandJ...
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Absolutly fantastic, fabulous and faultless”
Reviewed 27 July 2015 for a stay in June 2015

One of the best holidays we have had. From beginning to end, We are still missing the beautiful Villa Sophie with the most wonderful views, our fantastic hosts Sophie and Spiros who became dear friends who we shared wonderful food with and lots of laughs there hospitality is wonderful We also had such fabulous neighbours too- a truly memorable holiday! we can only endorse what others have said before, It would be difficult to find a more beautiful, comfortable villa with everything you need and if you do you will not have such amazing hosts as Sophie and Spiros. Cephalonia is a beautiful Island and we are so pleased to have found Villa Sophie and can't wait to return. Kevin&Jan

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Liked best: It exceeded all our expectations
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Geraldine...
London, United Kingdom
1 review
“Beautiful Villa in beautiful Kefalonia”
Reviewed 4 July 2015 for a stay in June 2015

We recently returned from our lovely holiday at Villa Sophie at the end of June. We had a wonderful time and staying at Villa Sophie made everything so effortless and simple. We arranged our car hire with Sophie and the collection from the Airport was great.
We travelled with our two grown up children and they both loved it. Our son slept in the downstairs apartment which has an extra bathroom so that was really useful and throughout the entire week everything felt very spacious and calm. The air conditioning works really well as we weren't used to the heat to begin with. The views are magnificent and there always seems to be a light breeze which is very pleasant. Sophie and Spiros are excellent hosts and come by every morning to clean the pool and water the garden so can help with any queries. Would definitely come back.

Travelling group: Teenagers
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Chack87
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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“You need to go here”
Reviewed 27 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015

Villa Sophie was easily the best way to stay in Kefalonia. Sophie and Spiros were such great hosts and super friendly. They provided us with all the help we needed for a fantastic holiday.
The place itself is way better than the photos, it's clean, tidy and in an amazing location. There were only two of us using the villa although it could comfortably sleep 4-6.
It's slightly out the way and a car is definitely needed. But having a car enables you to travel the beautiful island and stay clear of all the boring tourist traps. It's 15 mins from the airport and 10 to the nearest supermarkets. I would definitely come back here.

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lizzie111...
Hertfordshire, UK
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“Great villa in outstanding position on beautiful island”
Reviewed 23 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015

We stayed in Villa Anastasia (as Villa Sophie was fully booked) which is the first villa in a group of three detached villas, the second being Villa Sophie. All villas are very similar and maintained by the delightful Sophie and Spiros who were on hand throughout our stay.

Minutes from the sea and surrounded by countryside the villas overlooked the beautiful Kefalonian mountains, where golden eagles soared high in the sky much to our delight. It is hard to believe that you are only 15 minutes drive away from the airport.

Sophie and Spiros met us at the airport, and even though we had hired our own car (car hire can be arranged by Sophie and Spiros), showed us the way to the villas. This was much appreciated. As was all the information Sophie gave us on the best places to explore on this beautiful and varied island from the turtles in Argostoli to Fiskardo and Captain Corelli's Antisamos beach to name but a few. There really is so much to see on this varied and unspoilt island.

Villa Anastasia was spotless, bright, airy and comfortably furnished with everything needed for a stress free relaxing holiday dishwasher, fridge, microwave, cooker, plenty of glasses, pots and pans etc., air-conditioning and a washing machine!, tv's, DVD player, WiFi and private pool.

A car is essential to access the bigger supermarkets and larger beaches but there is a small, pretty and quiet beach within walking distance with a couple of tavernas near by.

We really enjoyed our stay at Villa Anastasia exploring, chilling by the pool and discovering new places to eat. Greek hospitality at its best. Can't wait to go back.

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Liked best: Location
Travelling group: Extended Family
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elinor g
Caernarfon, United Kingdom
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“Quiet but close to Argostoli.”
Reviewed 31 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015

Sophie and Spiros met us at the airport to welcome us with our car, and visited daily to check we were well, to keep the pool in immaculate condition, and to attend to their vegetable patch! We visited with our family and friends, and had travelled the island before, so wanted a very simple week to catch up with friends and relax ... which is exactly what we did. The beach in Karavados is a hidden gem, and we were the only ones there the whole day we went (mid May) which was perfect. The food at the nearby beach was fair, but Sophie's recommendation for the nearby restaurant a short drive away was excellent and we were very pleased for the local tips.

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Liked best: quiet location but close to Argostoli.
Travelling group: Large Group
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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