Private Island Retreat, Private Island, Evia, Central Greece | Property to rent | Savills
600 sq m
Price on application

Private Island RetreatPrivate Island, Evia, Central Greece

  • Unfurnished

Key features

  • Private Island
  • 6 Double bedrooms and 3 twin bedrooms, Sleeps 18 – 20
  • 8.5 Bathrooms
  • 2 fully equipped kitchens with modern appliances
  • Courtyard sitting areas

An endless private land of mature Mediterranean vegetation, covered with stately cypress trees, ancient olive groves and shady pines, all framed by white-san

About this property

  • This unique beachfront hideaway, situated at the beginning of the Cycladic islands, looks on the seashore of a large bay in a peaceful location offering exceptional privacy within a preserved archipelago of islets, minutes away by boat to a fisherman’s wharf or to a beautiful medieval city with its Venetian Castle and fish restaurants by the sea. It is also the gateway for day excursions to the near by Cycladic islands or to Athens’s cultural venues. The property is ecologically managed and a gourmet selection of seasonal products from the organic vegetable garden and the farm, cooked by the chef, will complement your menu. The outdoor dining spaces under the twinkling stars, create the most idyllic setting, catering to a sophisticated palate, with regional ingredients and fine wine pairings. The perfect match for those who love nature, water sports, fishing, boat rides and sailing, relaxing on a beach, or just enjoying a drink at sunset on the pier in front of the house. The patios and numerous shaded terraces provide a comfortable setting at any hour of the day. The villa offers breathtaking views of a unique bay with outdoor sitting and dining areas, beaches and private piers at your doorstep. Walking out of your bedroom and stepping into the crystal clear turquoise water lying in front of you is truly a Mediterranean experience unlike no other.

    PROPERTY HIGHLIGHTS 6 Double bedrooms and 3 twin bedrooms Sleeps 18 – 20 8.5 Bathrooms Extra beds for children and baby cots All rooms have mosquito screens and shutters All rooms have ceiling fans 2 fully equipped kitchens with modern appliances / one is a professional kitchen for the chef 1 kitchenette Large outdoor Traditional Wood burning Oven for special succulent meals prepared by the chef as well as all your daily pastry and freshly baked bread Courtyard sitting areas Barbecue dining area Outdoor dining area with view to the sea. Pasha dining Area

    ACTIVITIES & WATER SPORTS The property has its own beach and comes with some water sports equipment as well as access to a water sports facility, where you can find sea kayaks, water skis, wake boards as well as windsurfing, snorkel, diving equipment kite surfing. Professional instructors are available for private training. On the property there are 10 bicycles for adults and children with extensive paths around the island to explore Private jogging and hiking trails Yoga lessons can be arranged on request

    TRAVELLING & TRANSPORTATION Access to the island is easy and quick. It will take you 30 minutes from the Airport to the harbor of Rafina where you will have the option to: Book your own private yatch or speed boat with a captain to enjoy the nearby islands and arrange all the transfers to and from Athens (in about 30 minutes weather permitting from the port of Rafina to the island). Take the ferry boat to Marmari. After an hour trip you will arrive and be picked up by a hired boat that will take you to the property a mere 15 minutes away. Helicopter Transfer: There is access by helicopter next to the villa A direct transfer by helicopter may also be arranged the flight time is about 15-20 minutes. The whole trip can be less than 2 hours from the airport. Complimentary Concierge Services: The island concierge team can assist you with the booking of speed boats, private chefs, restaurant booking and visits to Athens museums, day cruise with a sailboat or a cruiser to nearby islands etc.

    EVENTS & CELEBRATIONS An idyllic setting for events and festivities, with endless private space in which to entertain in a truly gorgeous natural backdrop. The isle is home to a private chapel. Weddings and christenings, birthdays and special celebrations situated on a small hill, just before an open bay that looks out to the sea. We have a special advisory service which can set up events in-house for up to 70-100 guests or we can recommend event planners and caters to assist you with your dream celebration. For a celebration beyond compare, the Main Villa offers vast outdoor dining spaces under the twinkling stars, beaches and extensive piers framing the property at sea level with translucent turquoise waters.

Local information

  • The Private Archipelago is between the mainland of Attica and the southern part of the coast of Euboea. The Archipelago are made up of 10 islands and islets, located 12 nautical miles from the coast of Attica towards the Cyclades, and 3 nautical miles from the southern coast of Evia. This privileged grand estate, set within a preserved archipelago of islets, 30’ from Athens by boat, is also a short boat ride away from neighbouring villages and attractions, including quaint seafood restaurants and a beautiful medieval castle. On the back side of Hersonissi a pass of 600 meters separates the island from the island of Evia.