Villa Vintage is located in Corfu’s Kefalomantouko district, just 3 kilometers from Corfu Town. The 3 storey villa originally built in 1870, was refurbished in 2018 to provide all the absolute comforts of the modern era. The villa’s style shows great respect for its past, offering guests a unique blend of historic and modern elements crowned by panoramic views of the blue Ionian sea.
SUMMARY OF THE VILLA:
- Sleeps up to 12 guests
- 5 bedrooms
- 3 bathrooms
- Outdoor Swimming Pool
- Internet Connection (Wi-Fi)
Villa Vintage is a 3 storey mansion originally built in the late 19th century for a wealthy merchant and his family. Designed by an English architect in the contemporary European style and surrounded by rich vegetation, the villa is a faithful exhibition of Corfu’s rich history. In 2018 the villa was refurbished, with the introduction of modern technology balanced with respect for the original mansion’s historic design and architecture. The result is a heaven on earth where guests can enjoy all of today’s comforts in a unique setting of Corfiot architectural elements; the arches, the Venetian blinds, the wooden staircase and the heavy 19th century wooden door. These traditional fittings combine with the villa’s classic furniture and decoration to transport guests through time and shine a light on Corfu’s golden past. The view of the blue Ionian Sea from every room adds a touch of Greek serenity to the villa’s timeless luxury.
This 19th century villa, has three different levels connected with interior staircase.
The lower floor features a fully equipped kitchen and a living area.
On the first floor there are two interconnected bedrooms, whose connecting door can be closed or left open for immediate access, ideal for a family with young children. One of the bedrooms contains a double bed and the other two twin beds. On this floor are also found two bathrooms, one with a shower and the other with a shower, bathtub and a double washbasin.
On the second floor there is one bedroom with a double bed and another with two twin beds, sharing a bathroom with a shower. There is also a master bedroom with its own bathroom, equipped with a shower and a double washbasin. Each room exudes its own personality by its furnishings and decoration, and is brightened by wonderful light from the windows through which guests can enjoy amazing views over the Ionian Sea. The villa’s rooms have been equipped with all the features that make them suitable for accommodating guests all year round with no detail left unattended, whether it be a central cooling & heating system or mosquito nets on the windows.
The living room’s unique atmosphere is created by its antique furniture, including a 10-person dining table sitting under an imposing mirror, a replica of the grand mirror of Althorp Castle. A working fireplace completes the effect, while also providing warmth and comfort at cooler times of year. A 50-inch TV supplies the modern touch that brings guests back into the 21st century.
Fully equiped kitchen including washing machine, dishwasher, microwave & nespresso
The villa’s ground floor houses its living room and fully equipped kitchen. Also next to the main house there is a second building, where the villa’s on-site Executive Chef is at the guests’ disposal to prepare any meal throughout the day.
The gardens of the villa constitute two acres of verdent green with trees, flowers and rare plants creating a lush and tranquil environment that protects the privacy of the villa and its pool without blocking the view of the sea. The gardens offer the villa’s guests opportunities for both activity and relaxation. The swimming pool is heated, allowing guests to swim throughout the year, and it features a water-flow system that makes it ideal for exercise. The luxurious sunbeds and and chairs that surround the pool provide a comfortable setting to relax while children play in the pool’s safe shallow end. Close to the pool the barbecue awaits, ideal for for sunny days and warm, gentle evenings. The outdoor dining facilities include a table that comfortably sits 10 people, and long two marble buffet benches, perfect for enjoying a traditional breakfast of local products while sheltering from the sun, enjoying the beautiful sea-view.
The villa also features:
- Bathroom amenities
- Central heating & cooling system (individually regulated in each room)
- Fully-equipped kitchen and separate professional kitchen with Executive Chef Inside and outside dining-tables for 10 people
- Wi-Fi TV with Netflix, Satellite & DVD player (Blue Ray)
- Video games consoles (Playstation 4, X-Box One)
- Alarm system
- Fire detectors & extinguishers
- Laundry facilities
- Baby equipment
- Wine cellar
- Private Parking
ABOUT THE AREA
A very calm and quiet suburb of Corfu town, with amazing views of the Ionian sea and the island’s port.
- Corfu Town: 3km
- Supermarket and Shops: 1 km
- Corfu Airport: 3 km
- Gold Club: 14 km