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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
5 guests
3 nights minimum
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This is a 75m2 traditional Karpathian stone house, built in 1935 and fully renovated in 2009, featuring original decorative antique elements and suitable for max 5 people. Plenty of natural light and sunshine bathes all spaces as there are large windows with amazing views overlooking the village and the Aegean sea in the background. The house has a very special traditional character featuring antique furniture, handmade textiles and a number of handmade early 20th century utensils and ornaments that can travel you back in a different era. However, every modern amenity is provided for a trouble free stay. One of its highlights is the amazing 16m2 balcony offering panoramic views of the area! Enjoying your meals and drinks outdoors, overlooking the island landscape is guaranteed to make yo...This is a 75m2 traditional Karpathian stone house, built in 1935 and fully renovated in 2009, featuring original decorative antique elements and suitable for max 5 people. Plenty of natural light and sunshine bathes all spaces as there are large windows with amazing views overlooking the village and the Aegean sea in the background. The house has a very special traditional character featuring antique furniture, handmade textiles and a number of handmade early 20th century utensils and ornaments that can travel you back in a different era. However, every modern amenity is provided for a trouble free stay. One of its highlights is the amazing 16m2 balcony offering panoramic views of the area! Enjoying your meals and drinks outdoors, overlooking the island landscape is guaranteed to make you forget about time! The house was built according to the early 20th-century design, with one common living room and kitchen a sleeping space called 'mousandra', a fully equipped kitchen and a newly renovated bathroom with shower. • Bedrooms The house offers two spacious sleeping areas. According to the early 20th-century island design, the main “bedroom” is a loft called 'mousandra'. Carpets are laid on the floor where there is a double queen sized mattress and plenty of room around to be used as storage or changing space. On the ground floor, there is one more sleeping area with a double sofa that turns into a bed for two more people. There are a bed table and a large wardrobe. A beautiful arched wall gives access to the living room. Both spaces are beautifully decorated in traditional handmade and embroidered textiles and curtains. One more person can sleep there on the three seater sofa that turns into a bed. Max capacity is of 5 people in total. • Bathrooms There is a newly renovated bathroom with red and white tiles, wooden ceiling, shower, and cupboards. Towels, shampoo, soap are provided. • Kitchen A fully equipped kitchen will offer you all necessary amenities to prepare any kind of a meal. There is also a dining table to accommodate five persons. • Living Room The living room is decorated with many antique pieces of furniture and beautiful ornaments. There is one three seater sofa, one double sofa, a coffee table in the middle and extra chairs for your comfort. The room is decorated in earthy colors and traditional handmade textiles matching beautifully the wooden furniture and ceiling. Unique pieces of handmade furniture, carpets, early 20th century utensils, antique dresser, chest and sewing machine, lampshade, mirror, and much more beautiful ornaments are there to create a warm, hospitable and charming atmosphere. • Outdoors The house has an amazing 16m2 balcony with amazing views to the village, to the island and to the Aegean Sea in the background. There are an outdoors large table and chairs that can comfortably accommodate 8 people. Enjoying reading your book, drinks, and meal on this balcony is guaranteed to make you forget about time and space! Don’t get carried away, though, the island has many beaches and sights to explore! -- List of amenities and equipment found in the house • Wifi • TV, DVD, radio • Washing Machine • Books and board games • Fully equipped kitchen plus kettle and filter coffee machine • Coffee, tea, salt/pepper, olive oil, sugar • Iron & Hair Dryer • Electric heater for winter time visitors. • Free Parking The house is located in the quiet and picturesque village of Aperi with a number of shops and amenities. There are tavernas and cafes, a mini-market and pharmacy at a 5 minutes walking distance from the house. An ATM and health center is at Pigadia (Port) which is a 7-minute drive from the house. The attractive village of Aperi is situated 8 km north of Pigadia and it used to be the capital of Karpathos. The village lies at an altitude of 320 meters, amidst lush green, on the slopes of Mount Hamali at the top of which one can see the remains of the Venetian castle. Aperi is one of the largest villages of the island with the finest examples of traditional architecture built by nobles and Greek immigrants. Aperi is only a 7 minutes drive away from the famous Ahata beach famous for its crystal clear waters. Kyra Panagia beach is just a 10-minute drive and Apella beach is a 12-minute drive. There are also a number of picturesque villages such as Volada and Othos. Karpathos is famous for its music, dances, and fiestas and many of them take place during the summer months. It is definitely an experience to watch and take part in these festivities, so don’t miss out. Keep in mind that wedding and christenings have also a very traditional character and they are open to every visitor in the area! • Bus stop is next to the house • 5min walking distance to supermarket and pharmacy • Ahata beach 5km • Kyra Panagia beach 7,5 • Apella beach 11km Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 00000646880More
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Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2015
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Cooker
Refrigerator
Washer
Water Views
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
Cycling Trips
Iron
TV
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Balcony
Mountain Views
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Toaster
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Does this vacation rental have a loft?YesNoUnsure
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