Some 40 minutes drive from the airport and Corfu Town lies 'The Orchard', a development of four comfortable villas designed in traditional style. On the north east coast of Corfu, nestling amongst olive groves 150 metres above the exquisite Yaliskari Bay, location for the new BBC drama based on the acclaimed book of Gerald Durrell "My family and other animals". This idyllic unspoilt bay, great for swimming and snorkelling, is close to the small village of Loustri, with its bakery; the village of Agni, with a selection of excellent tavernas where you can enjoy traditional cuisine and locally caught seafood and the village of Kalami, famed for the 'White House', where the Durrell's lived and wrote some of their books.
Comfortably furnished and decorated, air-conditioned and centrally heated throughout.
Ground floor: - An open-plan living, dining/ kitchen area.
Kitchen/Dining area: wall and floor units; electric oven and hob; fridge-freezer; microwave oven; dishwasher; breakfast/ dining table; French window leading to the veranda terrace.
Living area: 2 Sofas, 2 armchairs , coffee table; 40" LCD HD Smart television with satellite channels, some English speaking. Home cinema with DVD/CD player. There is also an iPod Docking Station and WI FI access; marble fireplace; French window leading to the veranda. Shower room with washbasin and wc. Games room with snooker table; board games; French window leading to the veranda terrace.
First floor - 3 Elegantly furnished bedrooms with tiled flooring; one double and 2 twin bedded rooms each offering; mosquito netting; ceiling fan; an en suite bathroom with a bath tub with shower attachment, hairdryer; French windows leading to a balcony with coffee table and chairs to enjoy the stunning views of the Corfu Channel.
3 bedrooms - 2 twin bedded, 1 double, Open-plan living, dining, kitchen area * Private Infinity Pool * Gardens
Outdoor areas: - Large veranda area planted with climbing plants and flowers, pergolas with comfortable sofa and armchairs, outdoor dining table and chairs, table tennis and a large motorised charcoal-fired barbecue. Steps lead down to a large stone paved sun deck with outdoor shower, deckchairs and umbrellas and an infinity swimming pool.
Steps link the pool level with a gravel path, which zigzags down a steep incline through the olive grove, where traditional cast iron benches have been strategically placed for you to enjoy that relaxing moment, to the pebble beach at Yaliskiri Bay with its beautiful crystal clear waters - ideal for swimming and snorkelling. Boats can be hired from the beach to explore the magnificent coastline.
Note: Due to the location it not recommended for people with walking difficulties.
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