ABOUT BOUKARI BEACH ESTATE
This historic retreat is a true slice of heaven,in a superb beachfront location of 450 mts “virtually private beach”.
Once a 16th century olive press has been restored to a luxurious estate. With a gate straight on to the beach, and a reef just offshore, this very individual mansion nestles in a 25 acres plot with 900 olive trees and an orangery right next to the tennis court.
Every corner of this stunning mansion oozes history
Staying at Boukari Beach Estate is the epitome of gracious living.
This exclusive retreat offers a truly unique Greek experience.
Large proportioned rooms, elegant carved archways and wood paneling create a grand yet tranquil atmosphere, that contrast beautifully with the bright blue of the sea outside.
Wake each morning to a spectacular sunrise and watch out for dolphins while you are enjoying your breakfast by the sea.
This is the place to come to de-strees and reconnect .
Simplicity and oneness with nature best describes this exclusive estate .
The contemporary décor places the emphasis on the stunning views framed by the windows either the rugged beauty of the island or the sparkling blue of the Ionian Sea.
The main Boukari Estate Beach mansion holds three separate buildings,490 sq mts, with 8 ensuite bedrooms(accommodates 16) each one benefiting from its own veranda or terrace right on the beachfront,providing absolute privacy.
The pool and tennis court is just beside the buildings ,a stroll away, right next to Agia Pelagia chapel a 16th century church that belongs to the estate.
The Elies Beach villa (sleeping 8)and the Round barn(sleeping 2) in the two corners of the plot, can be booked together with the main house for an extra two or eight or ten guests.
There are three separate villas compromising eight bedrooms and eight bathrooms.
The Main Beach villa (320 sq mt0
Massive sitting and dinning area.Kitchen,3 bedrooms(2 double master bedrooms with Jacuzzi baths en suite)
and 1 twin en suite (with wheel chair friendly)
All of them with terraces facing the beach.
Two communal bathrooms as you walk in from the beach.
The south residence(90 sq mt)
Sitting and dinning area ,Kitchen ,Two bathrooms,3 bedrooms(1 double,1 twin,1 bunk beds)
All of them with terraces facing the beach.
The North Residence(80 sq mt)
Sitting area and recreation room with a projector and a massive roll down screen.Two bedrooms(one double and one twin) with shared bathroom.
Huge Cypress and oak trees provide absolute privacy as you are entering the property as well as shade.
Sun loungers and umbrellas or enjoy the shade of an ancient oak by the beach.
A private jetty is handy for mooring a yacht or a boat while the helidrome is just besides the North Residence.
BBQ Area on the beach with numerous al fresco corners.In this property one can have privacy at all times enjoying a glass of wine ,reading a book or having break fast.
The full size tennis court and the pool lie just a stroll away next to an ancient olive grove an orangery and a citrus plantation.
There is a spring in the estate that provides all running water,as well as two small streams .
The estate holds 900 olive trees ,producing extra virgin olive oil a citrus and an orange plantation.
Boukari is a small bay nestling between the villages of Petriti and Mesongi.
Totally unspoiled my mass tourism it can still offer a unique taste of Greek nature and hospitality.
From your terrace you can watch local fishermen sailing by ,do not hesitate to call them on your jetty to buy Fresh fish.
A family of dolphins is a common spectacle.
Unfortunately the smell of the sea or the shrubs or the estate atmosphere can not be sensed from pictures or videos.
If you happened to stay at Boukari Estate on October the 8th-Agia Pelagias – celebration day, you will mix with the Greeks that pay respect and come to pray to the chapel once a year organizing a small picnic which carries on as a feast at the Gialos taverna right on the edge of the Estate.
There is a fine tavern on site .
Nearest shops are either at Boukari 1 km away with its famous fish tavernas.
Psaras is just 1,5 km away and is dominated by another famous fish tavern.
Petriti on the other side is a fishing village ,1,5 Km away with a few shops and tavernas.
If you feel more adventurous you can always visit Mesonghi, a bustling little town2,5 Kms away with all amenities.
Traditional and unspoiled village of Chlomos ,2 kms away,offers a real taste of Greece.
Within 10 minutes drive you can reach Halikounas ,a protected unspoiled reserve ideal for kite and windsurfing.
For all properties up to 24 guests
from 19000 E/week to 39500 E/week
A virtually private beach with a private jetty attached to the plot.
On our beach you can moor a boat to explore the coastline by day or go snorkelling, fishing, etc.
You can also take walking trips to nearby villages or just wonder about in the nature,by the beach or by the mountain.
Using a car you can explore the whole island as from south to north is aprox. 90 Km long and the widest is 20 Km.
We strongly advise our guests to hire mountain bikes as the area is called the cyclers paradise.
Water sports are nearby at Mesongi , while Donald Harradine design 18 holes Golf Course is some 25 Km away. .
Cook service is available on request, subject to availability at an additional cost (payable locally) and needs to be booked well in advance to avoid disappointment.
There is no better way to explore the coastline and discover deserted bays and coves with their translucent water to add to the overall enjoyment of your holiday. Small boats and speedboats can be pre-booked through us prior to departure and we recommend early reservations, especially in July and August, as availability is limited.
We can suggest you a couple of rather reliable local firms that can deliver your car either at the airport or at the villa free of charge.
In this villa we could organize special functions as anniversaries ,birtdays,etc including special decorations.