A bijou Venetian house with sea view right in the heart of the “Castro” .
The 800 year old house is located in the main village of the island , the “Hora “ and part of the Venetian Castle – the “ Castro “ located right on the edge of a high cliff, offering a breath-taking view of the Aegean from it’s magic sea view veranda.
An ideal place to stay as it is the heart of the Village – centrally located – and simultaneously a quite place to stay – as no cars can enter the Castro Area.
Spread over 2 floors, this diminutive 12th-century townhouse has been carefully renovated, keeping the original character using natural materials with some individual decorative touches.
The outer walls of this house are stone build and more than one meter thick. The roof was restored like in the old times using ecological materials ( Ceramic layers, Stone and wood ) keeping the climate inside of the house comfortable even during summer. No air condition is therefore needed.
In the first-floor you find a small living room with a small seating area, from where you can reach the roof top veranda with a breath-taking view of the Aegean Sea and the islands monastery. In days with good view you may see Sifnos , Paros and Anti-Paros.
The 2 seperate bedrooms are both located in the first floor. They are accessible from the inside of the house threw an old stone staircase and also threw the outside stairways with a small balcony.
In the ground floor you find the kitchen area and an "open shower " in with a small separate WC, which was carefully integrated in this 800 year old house.
Please be aware that this house is 800 years old and that the available space for WC and shower and the stairway connecting the ground floor with the first floor are of massive stone, reflecting the architecture of that period, which make the difference to a new built house.
Due to its ancient stairway this house is not suitable for children or persons with special needs or walking problems.
The house is located in a quiet area the oldest part of the village the " Castro " area - which can only accessed by foot and not by car.
All cars have to be left outside of the village in a designated parking area.
After reservation with us - you will receive detailled info about the house and the island.
My friend Maria will assist you with everything you may need.
A pick up service from the port may be arranged.
Please keep in mind that the house is 800 years old and has a special architecture and the stairs express that period. This is why we do not recommend it for small children or adults with walking / mobility problems.
For more details please contact us directly.