ABOUT THE BARN
Once a fishermen shelter is now Packing comfort and character into its compact space, this stone cottage has been lovingly decorated.
Set just 30 mts of the beach and 20mts of the 16th century chappel,Agia Pelagia(part of the property) in an ancient olive grove overlooking the Boukari bay, this lovely stone building has been given a new, and very different, lease of life, transformed from its rustic olive-press origins into a chic and contemporary holiday home. Outside, among several spots to wine, dine or unwind, there are loungers and a bistro table for two which is lit for a midnight dip; a hammock hangs between the trees, and al fresco dining comes with the noises from the sea and the owls.
Just 1km from the shops in Boukari and 2 Kms from the fishing Village of Petriti.
Just a few steps away a local taverna offering local delicacies-on site.
The more adventures can drive 4 kms to the bustling little town of Moraitika where nightlife never stops.
Part of Boukari Estate. Can be hire together with Elies Beach Villa and the Boukari Estate Beach Mansion.
Siting area,kitchen,bathroom,one double bedroom
Huge Cypress and olive trees provide absolute privacy as you are entering the property as well as shade.
Sun loungers in the shade of an olive tree listening to the cicadas while sipping a glass of wine.
Facing 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 that lies just a stroll away next to the ancient olive grove an orangery and a citrus plantation is only available to this house if the beach mansion is vacant.
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.
Agia Pelagia ,a 16th century chapel is 20mts away,while Gialos fine tavern is just on the edge of the estate.
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 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 cannot 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.
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.
The 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.
A virtually private beach attached to the plot. 30 mt from The Round Beach Barn
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 golf 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.