Pet-Friendly and Unique Cottage Rental in Mountains of Central GreeceLamia, Central Greece (Greece)
· Kid-friendly · Barbecue
This pet-friendly cottage rental in the mountains of Central Greece adds an unexpected touch to the farm in which it is situated. The unique characteristics of the cottage, with its exterior appearance featuring a singular color motif and spacious verandas, its facade with glass windows offering a sweeping view of the fir forest, the luxurious bathtub and the imaginative layout create the idyllic picture of glamping, where today’s busy city dwellers can find a haven for a relaxing forest break without forgetting their favorite four-legged friend at home.
The ground floor of the cottage is furnished with a sitting area which includes a three-seater and a two-seater loveseats and an arm chair. The bedroom contains one king-size bed, a wardrobe with hanging rail racks and a bookshelf with a small collection of books for guests to enjoy. The bathroom includes a bathtub, a sink, a toilet, and face and bath towels, face and body liquid soap and a hair dryer.
A fully-equipped kitchen is also found within the cottage, including both filter and espresso coffee machines, a mini bar fridge, and kitchen essentials courtesy of the host. Towels, linens, duvets, fur bed covers, and outdoor blankets enrich the relaxed atmosphere of the cottage, and firelighters, tealight candles, hiking sticks, umbrellas and a torch ensure that no guest goes without.
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. Read More
- King-size bed
- Lounge/Living room
- BR/DVD player
- Kitchen equipment
- Outdoor furniture
- Dining room
- Shared Barbecue
Guests will find peace in this charming setting, with an organic garden, tree-house, stone fountain, pond with wooden bridge and dam, rock and herb garden, and a natural spring sourcing water from the mountain ensuring comfort and unique natural luxury.
An on-site chapel with its own bell-tower, and a local tavern with a wood-burning stove provide an atmosphere of medieval coziness, and a traditional wooden stable full of timeless antique wonders brings glampers back to forgotten ages.
Wildlife is never far away on this farm, with a rabbit hutch, stone pen and trough for sheep and goats, a poultry house, and pond for the geese, ducks, chickens, turkey, and guinea fowl that patrol this working farm.
Despite these attractions, the most interesting part of this farm is the 20-meter high observation tower built from local logs, offering a stunning 360 degree panoramic view of four of Greece's most prominent mountaintops, before reaching out to the bright blue Mediterranean Sea lapping against the gorgeous white sand of Greece's famous beaches. An on-site telescope allows guests the chance to discover every inch of this trembling and ancient landscape, as well as the crystal-clear views of the Milky Way above.
The finishing touch on this breathtaking piece of natural paradise is provided by imposing poplar trees alongside local species of arbutus, tilia, circis and more common oak and willow. If the season is right glampers and their sweet-toothed canine companions will relish the fresh-picked cherries, plums, apples, walnuts, chestnuts, quinces, and mirabelles that this farm's bounty can provide.
Kids and younger pups will also love exploring the outdoors playground located on the farm.
- Sports equipment storage
A cleaning service is provided to guests, as well as a change of towels every second day. Sheets and linen are changed every four days whilst guests are present.
Glampers will have a breakfast provided for them by the host each morning, the price of which is included in the booking price, although lunch, dinner, and picnic baskets must be ordered at the time of booking and come at an additional cost. An on-site lodge features a wood stove, home entertainment system, board games, and a full dinner set, and access to this should be arranged by the guest upon booking for an extra fee.
Maps will also be made available to guests at check-in. Read More
Location + Surroundings
The farm is located at an altitude of 1,010 meters, just outside the charming village of Pavliani, which marks the entrance to Oiti National Park, Greece. Lying some 235 kilometers from Athens, Pavliani is actually comprised of two villages, Kato or Nea Pavliani and Pano Pavliani which are two kilometers apart. It provides an ideal base for exploring the national park and engaging in a host of outdoor activities that will better acquaint guests with the area’s remarkable natural and cultural heritage. Though majestic in its rugged splendor, Mt. Oiti is easily accessible, in fact, the locals say the entire mountain can be walked from end to end, which is an idea for a rewarding hike. Read More
- Winter sports
Glampers will feel at one with the fierce and diverse landscapes of classic Greece when surrounded by the pristine environment and quaint villages of Central Greece. The history is tangible in this land of ancient and turbulent culture, with the mountains serving as echoes of times gone by, shading numerous historical monuments and attractions.
The beauty of nature is at its most amazing here, offering spectacular scenery to be discovered by glampers and pets alike, between explorations of traditions and customs stretching back thousands of years.
- Infants allowed Under 2 years old
- Children allowed 2-12 years old
- Some spaces are shared
- You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 30 days prior to check in.
Clean drinking water can easily be found guests and pets, at taps found across the property.
There are no fees for pets and no restriction on breeds.