DryerThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
This 18th century mansion, recently restored with luxury and exquisite taste, extends at 150m2, with courtyard and terraces on each 3 levels, catching panoramic views to the sea. 5 main rooms (2 bedrooms) two baths and accommodates 8 persons
Free parking on premises
1 queen bed
1 queen bed
1 sofa bed
1 sofa bed
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 11AM
Beautiful villa in the center of village under reconstruction. The host Ioanna did a great job to restore her villas. She was very helpful during our stay. We arrived at 1h00 am due to a cancelled Speedboat to Heraklion, and she waited for us with a great smile. Extremely quiet v…
Response from Ioanna:
Dear Daniel thank you for the excellent review and your appreciation of the house quality. I wished you had told me earlier about the derelict state of the village. Historic settlements do undergo phases of "death" and rebirth and this is a village with lots of merits -as you experienced - that we try to bring to life again, by restoring old houses and preserving our valued historic architecture. I had no idea that it disturbed you so much, there are a lot of guest who love this kind of environment, this scenery with absolute silence and remoteness. On the other hand this location has a lot of natural interests, fresh air and nice breezes. Santorini was exactly like Anatoli up to 1960 so we have good reasons to believe that this place will look different in a few years. As for the ants all stone houses have to face this intruders, even the most expensive and high quality as mine.
We had an amazing experience at Persephone House. It feels much bigger than it looks in the photos, with the layout meaning that there are little surprises round every corner, and multiple ways of getting from one part of the building to the next. Although Ioanna was not in th…
My name is Ioanna.I am an architect (M.Sc. Columbia Un. NYC), specialist in Conservation of Historic Buildings and Settlements (M.A. York Un.UK), with a PhD in History of Architecture (Athens Polytechnique Un.).
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