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VILLA GECKO
Excellent
11 reviews
VILLA GECKO
SEA VIEW FROM BALCONY
FRONT TERRACE
LOUNGE AREA
DINING AND KITCHEN AREAS
FULLY FITTED KITCHEN
SUNNY REAR GARDEN
VIEW FROM BACK GARDEN
BEDROOM 1
BALCONY
BEDROOM 2
BATHROOM
VIEW FROM REAR GARDEN
VIEW OVER ARILLAS
SUNSET FROM BALCONY
VIEW OF ST GEORGE = NEARBY RESORT
ARILLAS BEACH
BEACH IN OCTOBER
NEARBY ISLANDS
THE LISTON,CORFU TOWN
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Villa -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Arillas, Corfu, Ionian Islands
Villa Gecko is an ideal holiday villa for anyone looking for a quiet location, with an easy way of life.<BR><BR>Only 2Km from the relaxed and family friendly resort of Arillas with it's Blue Flag beach, Villa Gecko provides amazing panoramic sea and island views by day time and even more spectacular sunsets (one every day).<BR><BR>The area provides fantastic scenery round almost every corner and is ideal for those with walking in mind with quiet roads and little used tracks to explore. (Useful info. visit www.marengowalks.com OR www.corfutrail.org).<BR><BR>By car, there are many interesting places to visit within easy reach, including traditional villages, largely untouched by tourism, or just explore the hills and valleys within this fantastic countryside. The rugged coast of this area offers a sur... Read more
About the Owner, Graham Y
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 43 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2008
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 11 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL68488
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stephenwH...
Newbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in June 2017

Pretty perfect holiday. Our second visit to Arillas after 30years but without the children - not much has changed. It is a lovely village if you just want to relax. I could have stayed a few months. We will try and return with the grandchildren. The villa is set up in the hills about a 30 minute walk above Arrilas...

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Management response:

What a wonderful , detailed & informative review! We are so pleased that you had such a good time & by the sound of it, you made the best of your time there & found most, maybe all of the lovely aspects of Arillas & the area around. Can't believe the distance you covered on foot! Well done!

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markcrook...
Norwich, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016

We stayed at Villa Gecko with two of our (older) children for 10 days during July 2016. There were no problems with the booking or our arrival at all. We hired a car, which is pretty essential, unless you can manage with hiring a couple of the local mopeds. The villa itself was spotless, and was cleaned with fresh bedding...

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Management response:

Thank you! It is always excellent to hear that guests have enjoyed the Gecko, but also the surrounding area and activities available nearby. Well done! Thanks also for the positive comments regarding Villa Gecko! Cheers!

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susan o
Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 September 2014 for a stay in August 2014

lovely well appointed apartment with spectacular views ,a nice quiet location away from the hustle and bustle . all the amenities you need for a relaxing holiday

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Apartment? It's actually a detached villa, but.... The guests enjoyed it anyway & certainly noticed some of the benefits The Gecko provides. Another "5 star" review - we are very pleased.

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
Additional amenities & feature info
Villa Gecko is a detatched property consisting of an open plan living area on the ground floor with a well equipped, fully fitted kitchen, dining and lounge area leading to a large west facing patio overlooking the sea. There is a separate toilet (English plumbing!) and further east facing terrace, ideal for breakfasts, with views of the olive groves with the mountains of Albania in the distance.<BR><BR>The villa is air-conditioned and is equipped with a flat screen TV and DVD player with a selection of DVDs. There is also a small library of books which you are free to make use of. The only thing we ask is that the guide and cookery books are left at the villa. We have also provided a CD Player with iPOD doc and a music library.<BR><BR>The first floor has 2 doub... more
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
£550
1 Jul 2017 -
31 Aug 2017
High Season
7 nights
£650
1 Sep 2017 -
31 Oct 2017
Mid Season
7 nights
£550
Additional Rate and Availability Information
We ask for a 'breakages deposit' of 150 euros payable on arrival (refund subject to satifactory inspection after departure).
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About the neighbourhood
Arillas (in the North-Western corner of Corfu) is a small friendly holiday resort with a superb sandy Blue Flag beach (ideal for families) and a good range of bars and family-run tavernas. The pace of life is very relaxed through the day & continues much the same at night. (For more info. visit www.arillas.com).<BR><BR>For a change of scenery, to the South of Arillas is the resort of Agious Georgios (St. George NORTH), while to the North is the very family friendly beach of San Stefanos, each with their own individual character and both within easy reach. The nearby village of Afionas is generally considered the most beautiful on Corfu.<BR><BR>Inland from the coast is "real Greece", with many small natural villages, largely untouched by tourism, nestli... more
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Corfu: 30.0 km
Ferry: Corfu Town: 30.0 km
BY AIR:-<BR><BR>Fly to Corfu Airport - Villa Gecko/Arillas is approximateley 30km from the airport.<BR><BR>Direct charter flights operate May-October from most UK airports. Useful contacts:-<BR><BR>www.easyjet.com<BR><BR>www.flythomascook.com<BR><BR>www.thomascook.com<BR><BR>www.thomsonfly.com<BR><BR>Schedule flights operate all year round from UK-Athens with regular internal connecting flights to Corfu.<BR><BR>www.aegeanair.com (NOTE - new route from Stansted to Athens)<BR><BR>www.ba.com<BR><BR>www.klm.com<BR><BR>www.olypmic-airways.com<BR><BR>BY FERRY:-<BR><BR>Ferries operate frequently to Corfu from the Greek mainland, as well as the... more
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
Nearby cities
Corfu Villas (1,377)
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