Description of Duchess Alexandra Villa
6 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms
Duchess Alexandra Villa OverviewBuilt in 1870 and completely renovated in 2018, Duchess Alexandra Villa offers a tasteful blend of historical features, traditional charm and modern, stylish features. The villa, now sleeping up to sixteen, is located in Corfu’s Kefalomantouko district, a short distance from the historic UNESCO heritage site of Corfu town. With elegant interiors, a spacious terrace and stunning, panoramic views of the sparkling Ionian Sea, this beautiful property is the perfect retreat.
Duchess Alexandra Villa is a three-floor grand mansion, initially built for a wealthy merchant and his family. Designed by an English architect in a contemporary European style and surrounded by luscious greenery, the villa offers an air of relaxation and luxury.
On the ground floor, guests will find the spacious living room and fully-equipped kitchen. The living room offers a unique atmosphere, with antique furniture, a grand mirror and a working fireplace, all creating a warm, welcoming feel. A solid dining table sits under the mirror with room for all ten guests to gather around for evening meals, every evening feels like a special occasion in this unique room. A large flat-screen television applies a modern touch to the room, ideal for movie nights as a family! Both the first and second floors offer a twin and a double bedroom, and a master suite is on the top floor. Each of the rooms is spacious and bright, with breath-taking views of the sea, so each morning you can wake up and enjoy the feeling of Greek serenity.
Stepping out to the sun-drenched terrace, it is tempting to spend all your time outdoors. The views set the scene for romantic evening meals, sunbathing and entertaining friends and family. A large outdoor dining area with a barbecue can be used throughout the day and evening, paired with a bottle or two of chilled wine, or maybe your cocktail of choice!
At the front of the terrace, the private swimming pool sits surrounded by a luscious lawn with uninterrupted views to the horizon. Duchess Alexandra Villa is the perfect place to create unforgettable memories with your loved ones, making the most of this stunning location.
Duchess Alexandra Villa Property FeaturesThe Villa
Duchess Alexandra Villa is located in Corfu’s Kefalomantouko district, a short distance from the historic Corfu Town. There are 6 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and it can accommodate up to 16 people
- Fully-equipped kitchen
- Dining area
- Living room with working fireplace
- Wine cellar Annexe (entrance from terrace)
- Double bed (1.50 x 2m)
- Sofa bed (1.40 x 1.90m)sleeps 2 children / 1 adult
- En-suite bathroom with double washbasin,shower
- Double bedroom
- Twin bedroom
- Bathroom with shower
- Double bedroom
- Twin bedroom
- Master bedroom with en-suite bathroom- two extra beds can be added to this room to accommodate families.
- Swimming pool 11 x4.5, depth 1m x1.6m has swim current system
- Sun loungers
- Two dining areas, plenty of room for 16
- Manicured lawn
- Water cooler
- Toiletries and slippers
- Rackets and ball
- Stereo system (must be kept quiet from 11pm to 7 am)
Duchess Alexandra Villa LocationDuchess Alexandra Villa is located in Corfu’s Kefalomantouko district, a short distance from the historic UNESCO heritage site of Corfu town. With panoramic views of the Ionian Sea, this location is hard to beat! The property is walking distance from restaurants, shops and the Corfu port, so you never need to travel far.
Boasting an abundance of natural beauty, stunning beaches and a vivid nightlife, Corfu is probably the most famous Greek island attracting thousands of visitors every year.
In Corfu Town, you can visit the majestic old town with a Venetian fortress and English Palace. Stroll through the cobbled streets with dozens of restaurants, coffee shops, bars and boutiques and pass by pastel-coloured architecture. More white sandy beaches, including Glyfada, can be found and there’s plenty of opportunities to take part in water sports like snorkelling, diving and sea kayaking.
For the keen divers, Corfu is known for being one of the best places in Greece to dive, with favourite dive sites around Paleokastritsa, Othoni and the Paxi islets. You can explore the beautiful bays of Paleokastritsa with sea caves, a scenic canyon and schooling barracuda.
For day trips, from Corfu, you can take a boat to Agii Saranda in Albania and wander around the nearby Roman ruins of Butrint or go to Paxos and Antipaxos, two small islands to the south-east. You could also go to the popular resort of Sidari – a quaint fishing village home to coastal sandstone cliffs and a brace of secluded sandy beaches. With plenty of things to see and do, you won’t get bored.
Map of Corfu