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- Superbly positioned villa
- Outstanding island and sea views
- Stylish and comfortable
- Walking distance to taverna
The builders of Villa Kalithea are well known for their love of traditional architecture and their sensitivity to the Paxiot landscape. This attractive villa is enhanced by a circular tower, which contains the light and airy bedrooms. There are a number of olive trees around the property plus a variety of shrubs and plants.
The villa's position takes advantage of some of best views on Paxos – a landscape of rolling olive groves, the west coast cliffs and the sea.
Gaios is five minutes’ drive away, as is the nearest beach, and there are some marvellous walks in the surrounding area.
Villa Kalithea, Asteri, Kyparissi and The Round House are all positioned on the same hillside and whilst maintaining independence and privacy, they can be rented together to provide a spacious venue for an extended family gathering or a group of friends.
- 2 bedroom villa (sleeps 2-4)
- Open-plan living/dining/kitchen with TV (for DVD use only), DVD/CD player; French doors lead to pool terrace
- Kitchen includes full cooker, microwave, fridge-freezer, dishwasher
- Double bedroom (150cm x 195cm bed) with en-suite shower room
- WC and washing machine
- Twin bedroom (90cm x 195cm beds) with en-suite shower room
- Complimentary wifi
- Air-conditioned bedrooms
- Iron, ironing board, hairdryer, pool and bath towels provided
- Built-in barbecue area
- Private infinity swimming pool 5m x 7.9m (depth 1.05m – 1.7m)
- Shared driveway to this villa is on a steep incline
- Villa Kalithea is unsuitable for wheelchair users
- 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.
National tourist licence (EOT): 0829K91000399501
- Taverna 8min walk (high season only)
- Taverna 20min walk
- Beach 5min drive
- Gaios 5min drive
- Loggos 8min drive
- Transfer Corfu airport to Paxos by hydrofoil, sea taxi or ferry (depending on the mode of transport and the departure port, the journey will take between 1hr 10min to 2hr 15min)
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 B, Fiat Punto or similar*
- 4 guests – 1 Group C, Grande Punto 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.
Group B – 1.2-1.3 litre engine, 1 large suitcase*
Group C – 1.3-1.4 litre engine, 3 medium suitcases*
The following cars are available as alternatives on request (supplements apply). Please call our travel specialists for details.
Group D – Dacia Sandero Step Way or similar, 1.4 litre engine, 3 medium suitcases*
Group I – Suzuki Grand Vitara 7 seater or similar, 2.8 litre engine, 2 medium suitcases*
Group G – Cabrio Fiat 500 or similar, 1.2 litre engine, 1 large suitcase*
Group J – Automatic car or similar, 1.2-1.3 litre engine, 3 medium suitcases*.
Group K – Fiat Doblo A/C 7 seater or similar, 1.5-2.0 litre engine, 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.
Although it is only our second visit to Kalithea, it is about our 12th visit to Paxos over the last 20 years. The villa is perfectly situated and well appointed. The island still holds the same charm as it did on our first visit. It’s interesting to watch Magazia turning into a lively centre with a wonderful bakery and some promising new tavernas. Many thanks to Leona and the owners of the villa for all their help and warm welcome.
Hugh & Sandy – June 2019
Kalithea in Paxos was as described by Simpson Travel – being very quiet and private, yet within walking distance to a good taverna, giving good local food. A bakery and supermarket are nearby. The flight and boat transfer were timed to perfection with little waiting times, the hire car in Paxos was waiting for our arrival, all planned with the usual Simpson expertise. The Rou Estate for our second week was again all planned well, the road to it was meandering and in parts rough but the destination was superb, being high up and looking across to Albania, watching cruise ships glide across the sea. The accommodation wanted for nothing and we enjoyed our peaceful stay. Thanks very much.
Chris & Richy Mason – September 2018
We enjoyed a wonderful week at Kalithea which is perfectly located to reach all parts of the island. The beautiful outlook, peace and quiet and general calmness sitting looking out at the mesmerising view. We managed to tear ourselves away to visit several beaches and we really enjoyed Levrechio beach and taverna. Thank you, Simpson Travel. It was also nice to meet the villa owners who were very helpful. A great holiday with lovely weather.
Richy & Chris – September 2018
Villa Kalithea is a gem of a villa: beautifully located atop the central spine of the island and conveniently situated close to Gaios and Loggos. Its advantages include excellent privacy, wonderful views, all day sunshine, a good house layout and very nice pool and sitting out/sunbathing areas. As one writer of a review said in the guest book, this is the best villa on the island and we would not disagree with that.
Simon van der Byl – June 2018
Kalithea has been one of the nicest villas we have stayed in. Well equipped, beautiful setting, great pool and wonderful to have ice and water. Steph has been amazing, so helpful, nothing has been too much trouble, she's very informative and enthusiastic.
The Gateley Family – July 2017
This was our second visit to Paxos, the first nine years ago. Our expectations were not disappointed. We love the Greek islands anyway, lovely people, scenery, atmosphere. The food has improved over the years and there are now some exceptional dining places. Gaios and Lakka are much busier with 'boaty' people and day trippers from Corfu (can't blame them). There are some excellent bars in Loggos too and the Greek music on Thursday nights is good fun. Although we could have eaten/cooked in the villa in the evenings, there were only two of and more fun to eat out in different places. The villa was very well equipped and maintained and the Simpson Travel team were extremely helpful and always friendly and available. It was a lovely week, thank you.
Dr Hartley – July 2017
This is our third holiday with Simpson Travel and as always, a wonderful experience with standards of service and villas second to none. We always thoroughly enjoy ourselves, knowing that all the details are taken care of and if we need any help it is always there.
Dr Lucas – July 2017
Our second visit to Paxos, the first being nine years ago. The villa is excellent and very well appointed and well looked after – thank you Simpson Travel. Steph, our resort representative, has been brilliant and helpful, not that we've had any emergencies. Thank you Simpson, it's been great!
John & Carol – June 2017
Another year and yet another lovely Simpson Travel villa. Hope you enjoy this lovely island as much as we have!
Mrs Szadziewska – June 2015
A fabulous villa in a stunning private location but with easy accessibility both by foot and car to local tavernas. Nowhere was further than a short car ride away and the villa was equipped and furnished to an extremely high standard. The pool was brilliant and the outside furniture all very tasteful. A wonderful villa for a couple.
Mr Hine – June 2014
A really lovely time and very well organised. Villa choice was perfect as was the location, no busy road behind the back door. Excellent welcome pack. Really wasn't anything to fault from the travel company itself. Top class.
Ms Barber – June 2013
Villa Kalithea has been an oasis of cool during sometimes sweltering heat. A beautiful place. We loved: Voutoumi Beach on Anti Paxos and the breeze and the lovely views.
Mrs Noon – July 2012
Our first visit to Paxos and we will definitely be back! Beautiful villa, beautiful island. Boat hire is a must – great way to see the island in all its glory. All in all a wonderful week – we are unable to find fault with any aspect of it. Hope whoever is reading this enjoys their time as much as we did.
Mrs Walker – June 2012
We were very impressed with every aspect of the holiday and will be using your services again soon.
Mr Howley – June 2012
Had a wonderful week here in Paxos – our first visit. Have had an amazing holiday in this wonderful villa. Have explored all over and especially loved Anti Paxos. Took a boat around island and have eaten way too much! Really feeling relaxed and ready to go back and face the rain! Thanks so much Frances – we will be back!
Mr Blake – June 2012
This was our first trip to Paxos – we’ve spent 14 magical days discovering the island. Loved the early season peace and quiet, the fireflies, the scenery and the people. Spent many happy hours at Monodendri Beach – a truly special place. The walk to Tripitos Arch is spectacular and well worth the effort. We have eaten our way around this place....you won’t have a bad meal. Took a boat and visited Anti Paxos – stunning to see this place from the water and the island is a beautiful haven. A wonderful villa...will remember Oli screaming to go faster up and down the driveway!
Mrs Hopkins – May 2012
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There are few better ways of relaxing than on a luxury holiday in Paxos, where days fill up beautifully with sunbathing, swimming, snorkelling and dining in style, the sea just metres from your table. Amble through ancient olive groves and you’ll catch glimpses of startlingly turquoise bays, the dramatic west-coast cliffs or the Epiros Mountains. In spring, there’s also a haze of purple honesty, wild irises and lilies and a sky that’s alive with birdlife, from hawks to skylarks.
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