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Villa Alkionis
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The fully equipped spacious kitchen
Infinity swimming pool
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Skala town and beach
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3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Skala, Cephalonia, Ionian Islands

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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“Villa Alkionis is a real jewel in the crown of the Ionian Islands”
Reviewed 12 November 2011 for a stay in August 2011
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Villa Alkionis is situated in a beautiful, private setting down from the Skala to Poros road - with stunning sea views and marvellous outdoor spaces. There are welcome breezes during the afternoon, and plenty of shade as well as ample “bronzing” sun bathing areas!

The accommodation is of an extremely high standard with all the facilities and amenities you could wish for. A lovely infinity pool and plenty of games for the family mean you can relax with lots of fun things to do.

The location suits well for both Skala and Poros (a car is advisable). Skala is a good quality resort town with a full range of places to eat and tourist shopping. Some of the restaurants are really quite excellent for family meals out. Poros is a lovely port town with decent “everyday” shops and an increasingly developed and attractive harbour (with a couple of well-placed and friendly Tavernas). Argostoli, the capital, is worth visiting (about 45 – 60 minutes away by car, on good roads).

Philippos and his family are excellent hosts who have become friends. They take great care to make sure your holiday is relaxing, hassle-free and as peaceful and private as you wish – they’re always available, but never interfering!

For an ‘up-market’ family villa holiday you might struggle to find better in Greece.
We love Kefalonia and have been coming back to Villa Alkionis for years!

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Liked best: Everything - and a lovely trip to Fiskado
Liked least: Our holiday coming to an end....!
Travelling group: Family with Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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warwickshire uk
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“Extremely comfortable and well thought out villa”
Reviewed 9 August 2011 for a stay in July 2011

Family of 5 (3 teenage children). Lovely villa. About 1.5 miles from centre of Skala. (Poros 5 mins car drive north - plenty of shops if want to self cater) Villa very well thought out with everything you would need. Large terrace just right for relaxing and dining out side. Pool an added luxury. Lovely view and plenty of boats to watch. Very private.
Nicest landlord you will ever meet. So helpful from beginning to end of booking.

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Travelling group: Family with Teenagers
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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