The Villa

Luxury large villa sleeping 10, with private swimming pool

Sleeps: 10

Bedrooms: 5

Bathrooms: 3

Sorry, no pets

Parking for: Many cars

Discover a world of serene luxury at ‘The Olive Tree’, located on the enchanting island of Kefalonia. Set amidst the lush, wooded countryside of the Erisos peninsula, this elegant country villa offers a peaceful retreat with breathtaking panoramic views of the Ionian Sea. Just an hour from the airport and a stone’s throw from the bustling port of Fiskardo, the villa combines the tranquility of a secluded hideaway with the convenience of nearby attractions and amenities.

‘The Olive Tree’ is a perfect blend of traditional Greek charm and modern comfort, making it an ideal choice for those seeking a relaxing holiday experience. With its spacious terraces, private swimming pool, and stunning Mediterranean garden, the villa invites guests to immerse themselves in the beauty of Kefalonian nature. Whether you’re looking for a romantic escape or a family adventure, ‘The Olive Tree’ is tailored to provide an unforgettable stay in one of Greece’s most picturesque settings.

The villa sleeps 6 in 3 main bedrooms, or for large groups, additional accommodation is available, to sleep up to 10.


Air-conditioning in all bedrooms

Linen and towels provided (not beach towels)

House cleaned mid-week

Cot, playpen, high-chair available

Free wi-fi

15 minutes walk to nearest beach and taverna

Rural, peaceful location with wonderful views to the sea

Spectacular sunsets

15 minutes from Fiskardo

Inside the villa:

Step inside ‘The Olive Tree’ Villa and be greeted by an atmosphere of elegant comfort and homely charm, a true embodiment of Greek hospitality. The villa’s interior is thoughtfully designed to create a welcoming and relaxed environment, perfect for unwinding after a day of exploring Kefalonia’s wonders.

The heart of the villa is its spacious living room, a beautifully arranged area that seamlessly blends traditional Greek aesthetics with modern amenities. Comfortable sofas and armchairs invite you to relax, perhaps enjoying a film from the villa’s selection on the TV, DVD player, or listening to music on the CD player. Large French windows not only flood the room with natural light but also provide stunning views of the surrounding landscape, allowing the beauty of Kefalonia to be a constant backdrop to your indoor relaxation.

Adjacent to the living area is the well-equipped kitchen, where you’ll find everything needed to prepare delicious meals. Modern appliances, including a cooker, fridge-freezer, dishwasher, and washing machine, are at your disposal, making self-catering a breeze. The kitchen extends into a large dining area, providing the perfect setting for enjoying meals with family or friends, whether it’s a quick breakfast before a day out or a leisurely dinner savouring local produce.

Each of the three double bedrooms in the villa has been designed with comfort and tranquillity in mind. Soft, inviting beds ensure a restful night’s sleep, while the sound of the gentle Kefalonian breeze adds to the peaceful ambiance. Each room boasts its own balcony, offering private spaces to enjoy the morning sun or evening air, perhaps with a cup of coffee or a glass of local wine in hand.

The villa’s bathrooms, one en-suite and one shared, are fitted with showers, basins, and WC. They are stocked with fresh towels, ensuring that every aspect of your stay is catered for with convenience and comfort in mind.

Additional Accommodation

For those requiring more space, the upstairs apartment mirrors the main villa’s charm and elegance. It includes two additional double bedrooms and a bathroom, alongside a similarly equipped kitchen and living area. This space provides the perfect solution for larger families or groups, ensuring that everyone has their own comfortable and private area within the villa.

In ‘The Olive Tree’ Villa, every detail has been considered to ensure your stay is as relaxing and enjoyable as possible. From the tasteful decor to the practical amenities, the interior of the villa is a true home away from home, set in one of the most beautiful locations in Greece.

Outside the Villa…

The outdoor experience at ‘The Olive Tree’ Villa is as enchanting as its interior, offering a seamless blend of natural beauty and refined comfort. As you step outside, the allure of Kefalonia’s landscape envelops you, with the villa sitting amidst a lush, half-acre Mediterranean garden, a testament to the island’s natural splendour.

Central to the villa’s outdoor charm is the private swimming pool. Surrounded by a spacious terrace, the pool provides an idyllic spot for swimming, sunbathing, or simply lounging with a book under the warm Greek sun. The terrace, furnished with comfortable sun loungers and umbrellas, offers panoramic views of the sea and the surrounding countryside. It’s the perfect place for guests to relax, unwind, and soak in the tranquil atmosphere.

Adjacent to the pool is an al fresco dining area, complete with a gas barbecue, where you can enjoy outdoor meals, whether it’s a leisurely breakfast, a lazy lunch, or a dinner under the stars. This area becomes a hub of activity, perfect for family gatherings, romantic dinners, or socialising with friends, all while being surrounded by the beauty of the villa’s gardens and the breathtaking Kefalonian landscape.

The garden itself is a lush oasis, featuring a variety of local plants and trees, including an ancient, 800-year-old olive tree, after which the villa is named. This tree, along with fig trees and other native flora, provides not only a picturesque setting but also a sense of connection to the rich history and culture of the island. The garden invites guests to explore, relax, or find a quiet corner for meditation and reflection.

The villa’s exterior also boasts a series of balconies, each offering its own unique view. These private nooks are ideal for enjoying a morning cup of coffee, an evening glass of wine, or simply admiring the ever-changing colours of the Kefalonian sky, especially as the sun sets in a spectacular display of hues.

For those who enjoy exploring, the villa’s location on the Erisos peninsula means you’re never far from adventure. A short stroll or drive takes you to some of the island’s most beautiful and secluded beaches, each with its unique charm and character. Whether you’re seeking relaxation or exploration, the outdoor experience at ‘The Olive Tree’ Villa is designed to offer something for everyone.


The Olive Tree