Enchanting Storybook Cottage Rental near Lamia in Central Greece
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The ground floor is furnished with an open plan sitting and bedroom area that includes a divan, a king-size bed, a chest of drawers, and a bathroom with a bathtub. The attic includes another sitting area, a king-size bed, a chest of drawers as well, and additionally, bookshelves, which provide guests with plenty of reading to enjoy throughout their stay. The cottage is also equipped with a cable television with a DVD player, Wi-Fi, a hi-fi system, a fireplace and autonomous heating in each area.
The cottage is also furnished with a kitchenette including a filter coffee maker, an espresso machine, a mini bar fridge. To make life a little bit easier for guests, the host has kindly stocked the kitchen with a few essential such as espresso and filter coffee, tea, both white and brown sugar and evaporated milk. The host has also provided guests with a hair dryer, face and bath towels, and face, body liquid soap and shampoo for the bathroom.
Extra amenities around the glamping cottage include sheets, duvets, fur bed covers, outdoor blankets, firelighters, tealight candles, hiking sticks, umbrellas and a torch, which all add together to provide a luxury stay for all guests.
Outside of the accommodation guests will find a sun deck which has been furnished with a chaise lounge, garden seats and benches, a barbecue, and charcoal, firewood, a picnic table that can seat up to six people and finally a parking space.
- King-size bed
- Queen-size bed
- Double bed
- Running water
- Lounge/Living room
- Dining room
- Outdoor furniture
- Linens and pillows
- Cooking basics
- Tea kettle
- BR/DVD player
- Shared Barbecue
There is a chapel on site with a bell tower, which looks like it has been lifted from an Alpine slope. There is also a tavern, where guests can enjoy meals, snacks, and drinks or play games beside the wood burning stove. The stable has a traditional wooden facade reminiscent of Normandy and a hayloft full of authentic ethnic memorabilia.
Guests will also find a charming rabbit hutch, a tractor shed, a stone built pen and drinking trough for the sheep and goats, a poultry house, and a pond for the ducks, geese, turkeys, chickens and guinea fowl that roam freely, which all serve to confirm this glamping farm's credentials as a genuine working farm.
The most prominent landmark on this glamping site is the log built observation tower, which is 20 meters high. The tower affords an amazing 360 degree view that takes in not only four of central Greece’s most stunning peaks (Mt. Kallidromo, Mt. Othrys, Mt. Oiti and Mt. Giona) but also the sea. Guests can use the telescope to zoom in on points of interest in the surrounding countryside or stargaze to the rustling of leaves, the gurgling of streams and other sounds of the forest.
The farm is completed by impressive stands of trees; tall poplars and characteristic local species such as arbutus, tilia, circis as well as acacia, plane, oak and willow. Depending on the season, guests will be able to savor freshly picked mirabelles, sour cherries, hazelnuts, sweet cherries, plums, apples, quinces, chestnuts, and walnuts.
Kids will also love the outdoor play area with swings, slides, and a playhouse.
- Sports equipment storage
There is a cleaning service, a change of towels every two days, and bed sheets and linen are changed every four days.
Breakfast is included in the price, however, lunch, dinner, delicatessen platters, picnic baskets have to be ordered upon booking at an extra cost. There is also an onsite lodge that is equipped with a wood stove, a hi-fi system, a full dinner set and plenty of board games, but arrangement of access to this lodge has to be made upon booking and also contains an additional cost.
Guests will be provided with maps of the areas for them to explore the surrounding areas.
Location + Surroundings
- Winter sports
- Wildlife watching
Guests will be able to enjoy the striking contrasts and spectacular landscapes, home to two of the country’s oldest national parks and highest mountains, serene lakes, a diverse array of rivers and a picturesque coastline, and be educated in the fascinating Fthiotida and Fokida in central Greece, comprise a harmonious mosaic of stunning vistas, quaint villages and historical monuments that stand as testament to Greece’s glorious but turbulent past.
This is a place of outstanding natural beauty where traditions and customs remain very much alive. A place where guests have the unique opportunity to directly experience the wealth of cultural heritage the area has to offer, against a backdrop of incomparable scenery.
Check-in: 2:00 p.m.
Check-out: 12:00 p.m.
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
Some spaces are shared
Each accommodation has taps with clean drinking water for guests, and there is call service throughout the glamping site.