Villa Sotiris

Corfu, Greece

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Whether you're travelling with babes in arms, toddlers or school-age children, our Simpson Kids programme will help you find the perfect holiday to suit your family. From hotels with expert childcare to villas with complimentary infant packs and garden games for the kids, we have everything you need for a stress-free family holiday.
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  • Spacious family villa
  • Delightful sea views
  • Beautiful lawned gardens
  • Simpson family extras available
  • Walking distance to Agios Stephanos

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Corfu’s north eastern coastline is one of the most enduringly lovely in the whole of Greece, little changed since Gerald Durrell first wrote about his family holidays. Gleaming, white-pebble coves shelter sleek super-yachts, discreetly opulent villas dot the hillsides and steep, olive-clad slopes plunge into a sea so blue that it defines all others. Our favourite place here is Agios Stephanos, without question one of the most sought-after villages in Corfu, and an idyllic place to rediscover the simple pleasures in life. Days can be whiled away here and at nearby beautiful Kerasia Beach, or better still, puttering along the coast in a small motor boat discovering tiny deserted bays for a delightful private picnic or swim.

Three-bedroomed Villa Sotiris enjoys the best of both worlds, set on the headland between Agios Stephanos and neighbouring Kerasia, with its long sweep of pebble beach. Simply styled and with stunning views, this house offers ample space for a relaxed family holiday, including lawned gardens and wide pool terrace for sunbathing. Best of all, Sotiris is within easy walking distance of Agios Stephanos village with its picture-perfect harbour, authentic tavernas and laid-back bars.


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Accommodation

Layout

  • 3 bedroom house (sleeps 2-6)
  • Open plan L-shaped living, dining and kitchen area with TV (local channels and limited satellite channels with Nova), DVD player, Bluetooth speaker, iPod dock, fireplace
  • Kitchen includes electric hob, oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher
  • Upstairs double bedroom (160cm x 200cm bed) with en-suite bathroom; separate shaded terrace
  • Upstairs twin bedroom (90cm x 190cm beds) with small en-suite shower room
  • Downstairs twin bedroom (90cm x 190cm beds) with en-suite bathroom
  • All bedrooms air-conditioned
  • Safe
  • Washing machine
  • Iron, ironing board, hairdryer, pool and bath towels provided
  • Stone barbecue
  • Swimming pool 8m x 4m (depth 0.95m - 1.75m)
  • Pre-booked boat hire available for 3 or more days

Simpson family extras

  • Complimentary infant pack – only core items provided in 2020 due to Covid-19 (includes cot/travel cot, bed guard, highchair, baby-gate, bottle steriliser, baby bath, non-slip bath mat, potty)
  • Car seats and booster seats can be provided at a supplement, subject to availability
  • To pre-book any of the above please call 020 8392 5747
  • Family favourite range of toys and games, suitable for ages 5-11– not provided in 2020 due to Covid-19

WiFi

  • All properties with WiFi are able to support basic functionality such as web browsing and checking emails. We aim to offer an uninterrupted service but sometimes, due to factors beyond our control, reliability can be affected.

Local Boat Hire - in partnership with San Stefano Boats

      • There is no better way to explore the coastline’s clear waters and discover some deserted bays than in a boat. Small boats, speedboats and cruisers can be pre-booked with our UK office prior to departure and we recommend early reservations, especially for July and August, as availability can be limited.

National tourist licence (EOT): 0829K122K3518000


Location

  • Agios Stephanos (shops/tavernas) 5min walk
  • Kerasia Beach 3min drive
  • Corfu Town and airport 50min drive

Car hire

Car options

Based on the number of people travelling, the following hire car(s) are included in the package price of your holiday:

  • 2-3 guests – 1 Group C, Ford Fiesta or similar*
  • 4 guests – 1 Group D, Opel Astra or similar*
  • 5 guests – 1 Group L, Ford Focus or similar*
  • 6 guests – 2 Group C, Ford Fiesta or similar*

* All our cars include comprehensive insurance with no excess charge. For this particular destination, the undercarriage, tyres, wing mirrors and windscreen are not included in the cover.

Car specification

Group C – 1.25 litre engine, 1 large and 1 medium suitcase*

Group D – 1.4 litre engine, 2 large and 1 medium suitcase*

Group L – 1.6 litre engine, 2 large and 2 medium suitcases*

The following cars are available as alternatives on request (supplements apply). Please call our travel specialists for details.

Group E1 – Automatic Citroën C3 or similar, 1.4 litre engine, 1 large and 1 medium suitcase*

Group E2 – Automatic Hyundai Matrix or similar, 1.6 litre engine, 2 large and 2 medium suitcases*

Group F1 – Minibus Fiat Doblo 7 seater or similar, 1.6 litre engine, 2 medium suitcases*

Group F2 – Minibus Fiat Scudo 9 seater or similar, 1.5-2.0 litre engine, 2 small suitcases*

Group M – Fiat Tipo Station Wagon or similar, 1.2 litre engine, 3 large and 2 medium suitcases*

* Suitcase sizes are based on a large suitcase being approximately 75cm x 41cm x 31cm, a medium suitcase of approximately 65cm x 46cm x 29cm and a small suitcase of 55cm x 40cm x 20cm.

Customer feedback

As a first-time user of Simpson Travel how could anything have been more demanding than trying to work around Covid-19? Initially booked for Majorca this swap for Corfu and Villa Sotiris within two weeks of travel couldn't have worked out better. This villa was perfect for a granny, grandad, mum and dad and a 4 and 2-year-old. The villa and grounds are perfect for this mix, the views are lovely and everyone can walk to the restaurants. We would not hesitate to book this villa again. Thank you to Jackie and her husband, Peter, for looking after us in resort and Matthew and team in the office for being so accommodating and professional in such challenging times. Well done to you all and we had a brilliant week.
John and Caroline Brooks – August 2020

When Simpson Travel contacted us at the last minute to say there was some noisy building work near our booked villa we were initially disappointed but WOW what an alternative! We moved to the beautiful resort of Agios Stephanos which was just perfect for our needs. Simpson Travel definitely went the extra mile in not only anticipating a potential problem but providing an excellent solution. Thank you.
Ian & Karen – October 2019

Wonderful villa in a stunning location. Everything worked so well and so easy to ‘be’ here. We loved it. Thank you for the immaculate upkeep of the house and pool, let alone the amazing Simpson Travel welcome from Jackie and the pack of food! We will be back.
Colin & Jan – October 2019

Another lovely stay at Sotiris – after a super week up at Rou. As always Agni Taverna and Toula’s do not disappoint – such good food. Nikos and Gallini in Agios Stefanos serve us extremely well here in the village. Thank you Jackie.
The Sibbard family – September 2019

A lovely villa in a breathtaking location. The children had a ball in the lovely pool overlooking the sea. We enjoyed a few days out and a local Greek night out was a highlight – dancing round the restaurant.
Simpson Travellers – August 2019

All booked for 'same again' in 2020! As this is at least the tenth in a row for three weeks in Corfu/Paxos there is no need to say more than 'Well done Simpson! Same again in 2020 please!'
Howard & Clemancy – June 2019

This was our third time at Sotiris and each visit has been special. Thanks to Jackie and Sophia for being so helpful.
Hazel & Dave – June 2019

This was our third time back at Villa Sotiris, since last year all the bathrooms have been upgraded with rain showers which was lovely, new wine glasses and champagne flutes added and they now have recycling bins. A fabulous villa, very private, in a brilliant location, walkable to the village and other lovely walks. Looking forward to next year already!
Miss H Southron – June 2019

Yet again a pleasurable experience with our Simpson Travel holiday. Everyone thoroughly loved the villa and the closeness to Agios Stephanos enabled us to just walk five minutes down the road to some excellent meals. Will definitely be looking at destination number 9 with Simpson next year.
Paul Freeman – May 2019

A fourth trip to Corfu, third with Simpson Travel but first with family. Stayed locally throughout apart from trip to Kassiopi. Wherever we ate the service was great. Used the barbecue so didn't eat out all the time. As always, the Simpson rep and the villa itself is highly recommended. Jackie was very helpful in advising what we could do/where to go. Look forward to our 8th Simpson Travel experience next year.
The Freeman family – May 2019

A first visit to Corfu and so pleased we were based at Agios Stephanos. Villa Sotiris provided every home comfort and its location suited us down to the ground. Jackie’s suggestions on places worth a visit plus the best place to park in Corfu town were spot on. We had not booked with Simpson Travel before but would most certainly do so again. Excellent customer service at home and away. Thank you.
Martin & Geraldine Taylor – May 2019

We had a great stay and we think the villa is perfectly situated and we frequented the local tavernas as well as exploring the north of the island by car.  We really valued the support provide by Jackie – lots of good advice on where to go and what to do and our trip to Agni Taverna via water taxi was very special and memorable.
Jeremy & Brigid Wall – May 2019

We had a wonderful two weeks in Villa Sotiris. The villa was spotlessly clean (Sophia was amazing) and the pool and garden delightful. Its location is excellent, and you are able to walk into San Stefano for an evening drink or two, and of course dinner. Jackie, our Simpson Travel representative, was fab – she made some great recommendations and organised boats and water taxis. Dino’s trip to Corfu Town is great.
The Geoghegan Family – September 2018

We are already booked in and looking forward to the exact repeat holiday (for the umpteenth time!) for 2018! Our endorsement of Simpson Travel can't get any stronger!
Andy, Catherine, Ellie & Anna Blair – August 2018

We really enjoyed lovely Villa Sotiris and will definitely come again. It was our second time in San Stefanos and we are glad that it is still as beautiful and friendly. Thanks to Jackie, the Simpson Travel representative, for her recommendations and assistance.
The Roberts family – June 2018

 

 

This was our second stay at Villa Sotiris and it was just as good as last year, so much so, we will be going back again next year! The villa is very well located for those who do not want to drive whilst on holiday! The villa is very private with beautiful gardens and a great view.
Hazel Southron – June 2018

Great holiday. Best Simpson Travel villa yet. Love the walk to the tavernas, no need to rely on the car!
The Roberts Family – September 2017

Perfect villa for a family. Well maintained and cared for with great views. Super location and well looked after by Jackie – thank you for the taverna reservations! We had a great week!
Mark, Sue, Jack & Eleanor – August 2017

Had a great holiday in Corfu – Simpson Travel was extremely efficient from the moment we booked until the end of our holiday. Highly recommend.
Mrs Brockbank – August 2017

Another excellent holiday, we look forward to more.
Mr Carver – July 2017 

It was our sixth time back to Agios Stephanos but the first time with Simpson Travel. We found everything to be a bit more efficient, we particularly liked the reps being there on departure. It was the slickest departure we have ever had! The villa was well situated and very private with lovely views and the garden was beautiful. Jackie, the rep, was very helpful and Sophia the maid was lovely. We have booked again for next year!
Mrs Southron – July 2017 

We are already booked in and looking forward to the exact repeat holiday (for the umpteenth time!) for 2018! Our endorsement of Simpson Travel can't get any stronger!
Mr Gordon-Martin – July 2017

Another excellent holiday, we look forward to more.
Mr Carver – July 2017

Simpson Travel always do the simple things well and they know their customer. This makes for a great experience and a wonderful relaxed holiday. Thank you.
Mr Robert – August 2016

 

Our choice of Greek properties is as diverse as the islands themselves, ranging from simple seaside charm to genuine luxury and style. Much of our portfolio is privately owned, and price alone is therefore not a universal guide. We contract all our accommodation in person, and each property has its individual appeal. To help you make the right choice based on your own priorities, we have devised a simple grading guide to be considered in conjunction with each individual property description, awarding up to a maximum of five stars for the below categories.

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    4/5

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    5/5

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A hundred stories unfold on lovely Corfu… Tales of gods and goddesses, Phoenicians and Venetians, vibrant towns and sleepy villages. There’s also a rich natural history of mountains, olive groves, fertile valleys and a coastline dotted with picturesque coves, sandy beaches and rocky inlets. Follow in the footsteps of Lawrence and Gerald Durrell with a luxurious retreat to Corfu’s North East, near Agios Stephanos, or venture North West, to enjoy more sandy beaches and scenic coastal drives.

To help you make the most of your luxury holiday in Corfu, our collection includes luxury villas and a charming waterfront hotel on Avlaki beach.



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