3 bedroom sea view – Private Pool – 7 Guests – 150 sq.m – 2 WC – Wi-Fi – Free Air Con – Car Useful
Villa Yiota offers a quintessential Zakynthian experience with its traditional design and stunning sea views. Nestled in the serene countryside, it provides glimpses of the Ionian Sea and the Greek mainland. The villa boasts bright and spacious interiors, complemented by its own private pool surrounded by lush flora. It serves as an ideal retreat for exploring the charming Vasilikos Peninsula, known for its expansive sandy beaches and authentic tavernas to the south, while also conveniently located near the amenities of Argasi to the north. Just 5 km away lies Zante Town, the island’s capital, offering both relaxation and excitement. Included amenities such as WiFi, a pool, and air conditioning/heating in the bedrooms ensure a comfortable stay.
Arrival & Departure Day :
Villa check in time from 16:00
Villa check out time 10:00
The private swimming pool takes pride of place in the centre of the garden surrounded by sun loungers and olive trees, giving a countryside feel – the perfect place to relax. Three steps up from the pool terrace is a shaded alfresco dining area where you can glimpse the distant sea views.
The villa is accessed from a country lane and the driveway into the villa is very steep. Parking is at the rear of the villa or at the end of the lane just before the villa. The villa entrance is at the side of the house
The entrance door opens into an open plan living, dining and kitchen area. The living area has a high, vaulted wooden ceiling making the room feel light and airy and a feature fireplace. A spacious terrace stretches around two sides of the living area, accessed by two patio doors.
There is one double bedroom on the ground floor with fitted wardrobes and decorated in light natural hues. Patio doors open out onto a small balcony with views over the countryside. On the first floor there is another double bedroom and 1 twin bedroom, both with their own private balcony and sea views. There are 2 bathrooms, 1 on the ground floor including a washing machine and 1 on the first floor, both have an overhead shower.
Nestled in the picturesque area of Xirocastelo, our villa offers an ideal blend of serenity and convenience. Situated just north of the vibrant resort of Argasi and south of the stunning Vasilikos Peninsula, our location ensures that all your holiday desires are met. Whether you choose to spend your days lounging by the pool or exploring the nearby sandy beaches, which are only a short 20-minute drive away, you’re in for a treat. For dining options, indulge in traditional or fine dining experiences in Argasi, just a quick 5-minute drive, or take a leisurely 15-minute drive to Zante Town and enjoy a stroll through the lively square and along the charming port. With a variety of modern and traditional cuisines to choose from, everyone’s tastes will be satisfied.
Argasi boasts a delightful array of shops, perfect for a spot of retail therapy. If you’re looking for more options, Zante Town, a mere 3 miles away, offers a diverse selection of shops catering to every taste—from jewelry and fashion to unique gifts and souvenirs. For a unique shopping experience, take a scenic hour-long drive into the mountains and explore the craft village of Volimes, where local artisans offer an eclectic mix of crafts, souvenirs, and delicious treats, all proudly produced in Zante. And don’t worry about essentials—the nearest supermarket is conveniently located just a 10-minute drive away on the outskirts of Zante Town.
Xirocastelo serves as an excellent starting point for culinary exploration, with a plethora of dining experiences awaiting you in Zante. Indulge in the burgeoning fine dining scene in and around Argasi, boasting spectacular sea views. Alternatively, venture south along the scenic Vasilikos Peninsula or north to Zante Town for a taste of traditional tavernas. Cap off your evening at one of the many bars in Argasi or Zante Town, where you can enjoy cocktails well into the night.
Argasi Beach, a mere 5-minute drive away, invites you to relax on its narrow strip of sand and bask in its calm, clear waters—perfect for families. Xirocastelo also serves as the gateway to the Vasilikos Peninsula, renowned for its sandy beaches nestled amidst pine forests. Take a picturesque coastal drive to explore traditional beaches such as Kaminia, Porto Zorro, and Dafni before reaching the pristine nesting sites of Gerakas and Dafni beaches. For a more contemporary beach experience, head to Banana Beach and St. Nicholas Beach, both within a 20-minute drive, which offer trendy beach bars and a variety of watersports.
Embark on a scenic journey aboard the tourist train linking Argasi with Zante Town, offering a glimpse of the coastal sights along the way. The Water Village water park in Sarakinado, under a 30-minute drive away, promises fun for all ages with adrenaline-packed slides, relaxing lagoon pools, and a jungle-themed play area for younger children. Surrounding beaches also offer ample opportunities for watersports enthusiasts.
Explore the iconic Shipwreck Bay, offering stunning views and fantastic photo opportunities from the viewpoint overlooking the beach, an hour’s drive away. Alternatively, venture to Porto Vromi and embark on a boat tour to witness the shipwreck up close. Bocchali, perched atop a hill overlooking Zante Town, offers a serene retreat with breathtaking views of the town and the Greek mainland. Wander through the ruins of the Venetian Castle, then unwind at a cafe while admiring the twinkling lights below as the town comes to life in the evening.
Although Zante lacks golf courses, Argasi offers two mini-golf courses—World Tour Mini Golf and Fantasy Mini Golf—popular choices for families and couples alike.
Each villa comes complete with its own manual, featuring details of the best restaurants, transportation options, local amenities, and activities. Our representatives are also on hand to ensure your holiday is nothing short of spectacular. Whether you need advice or tips on exploring the local area, they’re here to help you make the most of your stay.
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