Comfortable vacation home on island close to Athens
On the beautiful island of Kea, ideally situated in Vourkari and with amazing views to the small bay, there is a cosy family home, offering spacious accommodation, a verdant garden and an infinity swimming pool.
The property covers a total built area of 240 sqm surrounded by a landscaped plot of 4,300 sqm. The property consists of the main residence and an independent guest house and it was constructed in 2003. The land plot of the house includes a 12x6m infinity pool, two covered parking spaces, a beautiful landscaped garden, stone-built BBQ and open-air dining room and is bordered by a traditional-stone built fence.
The main residence has a total built area of 190 sqm. There is a spacious living room with a fireplace and a guest WC, divided from the large kitchen and dining room by a large stone arch. There is also a master bedroom with walk-in closets and bathroom, as well as two more bedrooms with independent veranda and two bathrooms. The independent 50 sqm 2-bedroom guesthouse has its own veranda, 2 bathrooms and one auxiliary space/kitchen. The house also features an auxiliary laundry space and ample underground storage.
The island of Kea, or Tzia as it is also called, is a verdant island, with forests of Royal Oak, many herbs and other rare plants. It is also a natural habitat for many species of reptiles and birds. Due to the variety of flora and fauna a large part of the island is included in the NATURA 2000 environmental protection network. Kea is the Cycladic island closest to the mainland. There is a frequent ferry service to the island from the port of Lavrio and the crossing takes one hour. Lavrio is 30-40 min drive from Athens Airport. The main port, Korissia is where there are supermarkets, bakeries, banks, pharmacy, tavernas, cafes and other conveniences. Vourkari is a picturesque yachting harbour with the best waterfront fish restaurants on the island, small exclusive boutiques, cafes, bars etc.
- 400 m from the sea - 1 km from Vourkari - 3 km from the port of Korissia - 8.6 km from Ioulis (the capital) - 1 hr by boat from Lavrio port (Athens) - 1 ½ hr from Athens International Airport (via Lavrio Port) - 2 hrs by boat from Piraeus port