The Art House is 145 sq. m/1560 ft in a 4.500 s.m plot, totally independent, and consists of two levels, each with its own entrance. As you enter from the main door on the ground floor there is a spacious open plan sitting room with a dining area for 6-8 persons. The sofas here are comfortable enough that can be used as beds in case of the occasional family’s extra guest. There is a library with a collection of art literature. Feel free to peruse here, learning more about Greek artists. The living area is spacious with whitewashed stone walls in traditional style plus attractive fabric and furnishings. Attached to the living area is a fully equipped kitchen offers numerous possibilities for the guests that would prefer cooking on their own for their family or friends. There is also a guest WC.
One of the guest bedrooms is located on this floor and it features a dressing area and an en-suite bathroom with a separate toilet (French style WC). The room has access to a private shaded veranda providing a beautiful environment for the guests to enjoy their morning coffee.
In this level, there is one terrace in the back of the house, the perfect place when a strong wind "meltemi" is blowing and one in the front with outdoor dining facilities, panoramic sea view and a wooden pergola.
A beautiful staircase from the main hall leads to the upstairs bedrooms.
Unlimited WiFi access
TV, DVD-Player, radio
Hair dryer, Iron & Board, Washing machine
Heating/Cooling: Boiler heating, Fireplace,
Ceiling Fans in Bedrooms
Dining area with seating for 8
Table linen, Cooking utensils, various spices and aromatic substances, Coffee machine, Nespresso, Oven, Refrigerator
Dining area with seating for 10
Terrace with lounge area
Portable charcol barbecue grill
Also available (on request):
The house has plenty of toys, board games and books, mostly in Greek, for kids under 12. A travel cot, high chair, baby monitor, baby bath, stroller and car seat can be provided on request. Snorkelling gear, a beach umbrella and sand toys are also available.
Cleaning lady more than once a week
for an additional charge of €7/per hour, minimum 3 h.
Car/ motorbike rental facilities
(recommended if you don’t have a car)
Around the house, there is plenty of outdoor space with pergolas where to sit, read, paint, or simply relax and enjoy al fresco meals on warm summer evenings.
The upper level includes one double bedroom; one room with adults size bunk beds favorite for the kids; a sharing bathroom with shower. A small kitchenette features also in this level allows guests to enjoy a quick coffee, snack or a cool drink. All the bedrooms have access to a panoramic sea view terrace.
The Art House set atop a steep hillside overlooking the breathtaking Ag. Nikolaos bay. Its privileged location offers privacy yet is only 5 minutes away from Vourkari village with its shops, restaurants, supermarket, bars, and cafes. The fantastic location of this house makes it the perfect base for exploring the whole island!
The house is beautifully decorated with unique art pieces by Greek artists. All bedrooms are spacious, bright and minimal, offer every comfort and privacy to the guests and have full access to the outdoors. The wardrobes provide enough space for clothing as well as storage of suitcases and bags. All windows are equipped with pull-down insect screens.
A welcome hamper is provided full of local products and homemade sweets!
Airport: Athens International Eleftherios Venizelos: 40 Km, 30 min drive to port of Lavrio,
1h ferry boat, 7 min car drive
Closest Port: Korissia, 4 km, 7 min drive
Closest Village: Vourkari 1,5 Km, 3 min drive
Closest mini market, tavernas, bars in Vourkari
Beaches: Gialiskari 2,5 Km Otzias 3,5 Km approx. 5 min drive
Rates & Availability
October-April 1.120 € per week- 160 € per day
May, June 1.190 € per week- 170 € per day
July 1.400 € per week- 200 € per day
August 1.750 € per week- 250 € per day
September 1.190 € per week- 170 € per day
Damage deposit: € 250, refundable on departure
Minimum charge: one week
Rates include taxes, electricity & water costs, as well as the once weekly cleaning service
During the winter time - Heating expenses (based on use)
30% deposit of the total cost of the holiday is requested and must be paid within 3 days from the day of agreement.
If you have paid a deposit, the final balance is payable 15 days prior to the commencement of the holiday.
The security deposit of € 250 must be paid upon arrival when the key is given to the renter. The security deposit will be refunded (if no damages are done) when the key is returned to the owner.
Bookings canceled at least 30 days before the start of the stay will receive a 100% refund.
Any cancellation at least 7 days prior the arrival will receive a 50% refund, we keep the deposit for future holidays based on availabillity.
No show or reduction in stay once checked in, results in 100% payment of the entire booking.
Greek National Tourist Organisation License