In a truly `away from it all` location with breathtaking sea and country views, Olive Tree House has been newly refurbished for 2008. Here you will find peace and tranquility in surrounding countryside with the option of hopping across the water to the bustling charming island of POROS, serviced by 24 hour taxi boat with a crossing time of less than 2mins from the harbour at Galatas.
Galatas harbour offers very good facilities including supermarkets, banks, bars, cafes, shops and also many harbourside tavernas with excellent home cooked food at very reasonable prices and wonderful views across the water to Poros.
If you want to get away from it all yet be within a few minutes of local amenities, beaches, swimming pool and the wonderful island of Poros, then this could be the destination for you. A ten minute stroll or short car ride away is a large swimming pool with sunbeds and an excellent restaurant, tennis court, table tennis and table football, with an entrance fee of 1 euro. The sandy beach at Aleiki is 7 minutes by car with beachside bar and taverna. A superb waterskiing centre is a few minutes by car with expert tuition available and here you can also use the facilities including restaurant and very large swimming pool. You can also enjoy pony trekking in a wonderful location 10 minutes drive from the house. More details available on request.
On the lower ground level, this apartment is part of a detached house with its own separate entrance.
Open plan living area with kitchenette (fridge/hob/storage). French doors to terrace. Sofabed for 5th person. Terrace with panoramic sea and mountain views. Double bedroom with French doors to terrace. Twin bedroom with French doors to terrace. Bathroom with bath and shower. All rooms (except bathroom) open onto the terrace with panoramic views.
Olive Tree House as its name suggests, is set amongst olive groves on mainland Greece, opposite the island of Poros and is accessible from Athens either by fast ferry (1 hour) to Poros followed by a 2 minute crossing by taxi boat or by driving from Athens (2.5 hours approx).
Car is essential.
Local Activities Pony trekking Water skiing Beach Tavernas Swiimming pool with taverna, tennis and other activities- 2mins drive from the house