We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travelers have booked this property

Villa Ianthe

Enjoy great sea and mountain views from the upstairs balconies!
43 reviews
Enjoy great sea and mountain views from the upstairs balconies!
Villa Ianthe, front garden view
Villa Ianthe, front garden terrace
The villa is surrounded by a typical Greek herb garden and plenty of olive trees
Main entrance
Entrance to first floor
Villa Ianthe back view
Enjoy great sea and mountain views from the upstairs balconies!
Relax in the garden after a long day on the beach...
Living room leading to sunny front terrace
Living room and dining area
You may enjoy your meals either indoors or outdoors in the terrace
Downstairs kitchen
Entrance to first floor
Upstairs entrance hall
Enjoy fabulous views from your bedroom...
First floor bedroom
First floor kitchen and dining area
Upstairs bathroom
Artistic detail
Lourdas beach, a 10min drive from the Villa
Detail from St. George's Castle, a 10min drive from our property
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Inquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Villa -
4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Karavados, Cephalonia, Ionian Islands
Ideal for family occasions or for 2 families who want to go on holiday together.The villa is situated on the outskirts of the quiet and traditional village of Karavados,which has local tavernas and a mini market.However, the busy town of Argostoli and the resort of Lassi are 15min drive away. The long beach of Lourdas with the ever changing turquoise blue clear water and its fine silver sand is only 4km away, while it will only take you 5 min to drive up the hill to the Venetian fortress of St.George.The property has been awarded with a 2014 Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor and has also been issued with an EOT Licence (Greek National Tourist Organization).
About the Owner, Panagiotis K
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 23 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 43 reviews and 1 property
Contact Owner | See more properties
Listing #HL177998
Reviews from our community
Excellent - based on 43 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
English first
German first
Italian first
English first
Annecy, France
Level 6 Contributor
193 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2017 for a stay in September 2017

I was very fortunate to be able to rent the Villa Thalis, as I understood that it has already been booked for 6 weeks in a row for Summer 2018! It is the stand alone villa (not a bungalow!) on the property and each accommodation has his parking space. The owner's website describes exactly what you can expect as far...

Candea B
Timisoara, Romania
2 reviews
Reviewed September 5, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

My family and I have spent a great week here. We have rented one of the villas and also a bungalo and we are really pleased with the conditions of these two accommodations. The view is beautiful, you can see the mountains and the sea from the location. We also fell in love with the lavande arboretums surrounding the buildings....

Colin R
Wantage, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed November 22, 2016 for a stay in September 2016

We had to cancel our booking due to family illness but then were able to rebook when it became possible to travel. Maria and the family couldn't have been more helpful and welcoming. Wonderful place to stay, away from the bustle but easy to reach. Close to good beaches - recommend Avithos and the lovely southern part of the island...

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Villa Ianthe has been designed on two levels.

The ground floor (73 m2) consists of two bedrooms (a twin and a double), a bathroom with a shower, a fully equipped open-plan kitchen and a spacious dining and living room with wide doors that lead out onto the terrace and the private garden.

The inner staircase leads to the upper floor (60 m2) where one will find a master bedroom with a very spacious private veranda with splendid sea and mountain views. The second twin double bedroom also leads out on a large rectangular veranda. There is also an independent, fully equipped kitchen and a big bathroom.
All bedrooms and lounges have unhindered views across the countryside and onto the Ionian Sea or the fascinating Mount Ainos.

For more detailed information, please visit our official websit...
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    2 Showers
    2 Fulls
    2 Cribs
    4 Twins
    2 Sofas
Show Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Select the number of guests
Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
Mar 1, 2018 -
May 31, 2018
Spring 2018
3 nights
Jun 1, 2018 -
Jul 13, 2018
Spring 2018
3 nights
Jul 14, 2018 -
Aug 31, 2018
High Season
4 nights
View all periods
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: $62 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
A 30% deposit is required to secure booking with the balance payable 4 weeks before arrival.
We can accept payments by bank transfer as well as by credit cards (Visa and Mastercard) in Euros, GBP or USD.

All taxes and extra costs are included in the total rates.

10% discount for 2018 bookings over the Easter holidays and UK school half term break.
Hide Rates
About the neighborhood
Kefalonia is the largest of the Ionian Islands and is considered as the jewel of the Ionian Sea. The island is generously gifted by nature, a place with rare geological phenomena, mysterious caves, and subterranean water with superb beaches, traditional architecture and rich archaeological finds.

Karavados village is located southwest of Kefalonia, approximately 10km/ 7miles south of the capital, Argostoli. Villa Ianthe itself is built in a beautiful location about 500m inland and in the greater area one will find numerous stunning beaches, some of which are provided with water sports facilities.

The broader Karavados area offers many options for sightseeing as there is a considerable number of attractions both of historical and natural interest. We suggest you visit:
•The Venetian fo...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Kefalinia Airport (EFL): 6.8 mi
Ferry: Pessada: 1.2 mi
The airport of Kefalonia (EFL) is a 15min drive away and there are direct flights to the island from Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, London/ Gatwick, Manchester, Newcastle and other European cities from the beginning of May to the end of October. During the winter you may fly directly from Athens (45min). More information on these flights can be provided on request.

Car hire is recommended in order for you to explore the beautiful island as it offers many options for sightseeing. Please note that we can arrange car hire for you at the airport on your arrival through Easycar, Sixt, Avis or CBR.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 mi.
Nearby cities
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
If the owner has provided contact information, you may contact him or her directly. If not, you can contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner
How will the owner contact me?
This owner may contact you via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox, your personal email, or phone.
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to check if the property is still available. If the owner has listed a phone number, you can also call to follow up. send inquiries to other properties. \n If you still don't hear from the owner, TripAdvisor recommends that you send inquiries to other properties.
How do I pay?
For this property, you may use a credit card to pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox; the owner may also offer other payment options. \n You must pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox if you want to be covered by our Payment Protection. Once the owner approves your stay, he or she will send you a quote, which will include payment instructions.
Is my payment insured in any way?
If you pay online via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox, your payment will be covered by our Payment Protection.
Do you own a vacation rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from inquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travelers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travelers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Make Inquiry
86 travelers
viewed this property in the past week
How to book this rental
Submit an inquiry to the owner using the above make inquiry button
The owner will respond with a quote.  We encourage owners to respond within 24 hours
You will be able to send additional messages and pay for the quote through the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox
Payments made through the TripAdvisor Rental inbox are covered by Payment Protection
This property has Payment Protection
Never pay for your vacation rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.