Wednesday, 25 February 2015

Keri...village and lake

Mizithres - Keri Area
The area of Keri in Zakynthos perfectly combines the green of the vegetation and the olive trees and the blue of the sea. You can literally swim while looking at the olive trees that cover the area of the lake of Keri and the hill where the village is built.
Keri is a quiet and peaceful resort that will certainly help you relax while at the same it will offer you with all the things you may need in your everyday life. Keri is located in the south west part of Zakynthos, 13km away from the international airport of the island and 16km away from the city of Zakynthos. The buses run on a daily basis to and from the area, not very often though, while you won’t face any problems if you choose a taxi for you transportation. Moreover you can rent a car from a company that is based in the resort or from any other car hire company on the island, since most of them deliver their cars to all the accommodations in Keri.




The Beach:


The beach of Keri consists of sand and pebbles. There are available some umbrellas and sun beds as well as some trees by the beach that will provide you with their natural shade. You will be swimming while having an amazing view towards the Marathonisi (Turtle) Island, which you can easily visit anytime you want by hiring a boat from the little port that is located next to the beach. Marathonisi is certainly worth a visit since it offers a unique landscape and two beautiful and unique beaches. You can also discover by boat the caves around the area of Keri or live a unique scuba diving experience in the crystal clear waters of the area, by taking a course in one of the diving centers that are based there.


Marathonisi (Turtle) Island - As view from the beach of Keri


Activities


Walking along the road next to the beach you will be able to find exceptional fish taverns and restaurants as well as fast food restaurants. There are also some cafes and bars offering relaxation, nice music and great view over the Marathonisi island and the sea.

Interesting Sights:


The lighthouse in Keri
Don’t forget to visit the lighthouse of Keri, one of the best places in Zakynthos to watch the sunset. Also you should look for the Spring of Herodotos, an archeological sight of great historical value.

Trekking and Routes:


Visit the villages and explore the areas that are close to Keri. Trekking in routes among the olive trees will help you see another part of Zakynthos and be closer to the nature of the island.



Marathia:


Last but not least, don’t miss visiting the area of Marathias, which is about 1.5km from the beach of Keri. Marathias is a one of its kind beach, ideal for swimming and relaxation.  


Marathias Beach

Accommodation:


If you choose the resort of Keri for your holidays, we’ll be more than happy to recommend to you, some of the best accommodations in the area. We have checked them out, we know them inside and we are sure that we have an ideal proposal for everyone.  

Herodotos Apartments


Herodotos Apartments is a quiet, well maintained and recently renovated (2013), in the biggest part, accommodation. It is located 300m from the center of Keri and its beach, thus it gives you the opportunity to enjoy all of the facilities that the area has to offer. That includes excursions around and outside the island of Zakynthos, as well as hiring any type of vehicle. Herodotos Apartments ranks 2nd in Keri in the speciality lodging category on Tripadvisor.

Facilities: Garden, Family Rooms, Air Condition, Children's Playground, Transport from/to the airportFree Wi-Fi, Internet access in public areasFree private parking is possible on site.

Minimum low season price: 15€ per night in a studios for 2 adults.
Minimum high season price: 47€ per night in a studios for 2 adults.

Check for availability and prices at the following link:
http://www.zantehotels4u.com/english/main/hotels/details/Herodotos-Studios-and-Apartments/40


Herodotos Studios and Apartments - One Bedroom Apartment
Herodotos Studios and Apartments - Studio for 3 Adults
Herodotos Studios and Apartments - Studios for 2 adults

Herodotos Studios and Apartmens - View of the garden and Playground


Kookis Village Luxury Villas


Kookis Village is a very new complex of fully equipped and independent luxury villas. Private pool and a restaurant with a special menu are just some of the many facilities that this accommodation offers. It is located 250m away from the center and the beach of Keri and is ideal for those who are looking for a special luxurious place to spend their holidays, in a relaxing and comfortable environment. Koukis Village Luxury Villas ranks 4th in Keri in the speciality lodging category on Tripadvisor.

Facilities: Outdoor Swimming Pool, Garden, Bar, Air Condition, Restaurant (à la carte), Children's Playground, Terrace, VIP Room FacilitiesMassage, Breakfast in the Room, Room Service, BBQ Facilities, Transport from/to the airportFree Wi-Fi Internet access in the rooms and public areas, Free private parking is possible on site.

Minimum low season price: 148€ per night in a deluxe villa with private pool for 2 adults and 2 children.
Minimum high season price: 285€ per night in a deluxe villa with private pool for 2 adults and 2 children.

Check for availability and prices at the following link:

Koukis Village Luxury Villas - View of the exterior of the complex
Koukis Village Luxury Villas - Lounge Area
Koukis Village Luxury Villas - Private Swimming Pool
Koukis Village Luxury Villas - View of the exterior and the garden

Maria Studios


Maria Sudios is a small neat accommodation, located 500m from the beach and the center of Keri. The rooms are clean and tidy due to the special care of the owner herself. Maria Studios will give you quiet and relaxing holidays at reasonable prices, whereas every morning you will wake up surrounded by the olive trees and the beautiful vegetation of the area.  

Facilities: Garden, Cooking Facilities, BBQ Facilities, Free Wi-Fi Internet access in the rooms and public areas, Free private parking is possible on site.

Minimum low season price: 15€ per night in a studios for 2 adults.
Minimum high season price: 35€ per night in a studios for 2 adults.

Check for availability and prices at the following link:
http://www.zantehotels4u.com/english/main/hotels/details/Maria-Studios/51

Maria Studios - Studio for 2 adults
Maria Studios - Garden
Maria Studios - Furnished balcony 
Maria Studios - Cooking equipment

Nikos Studios


Nikos Studios are located in a quiet area of Keri, in a distance of 500m from the center and the beach of the area. They offer basic facilities, great level of cleanliness and are run by a hospitable family that will do anything to take care of their guests.
Nikos Studios is a low – budget accommodation for those want a relaxing, clean and hospitable place for their holidays.

Facilities: Garden, Air Condition, Cooking Facilities, Free private parking is possible on site, Furnished Balcony.

Minimum low season price: 15€ per night in a studios for 2 adults.
Minimum high season price: 25€ per night in a studios for 2 adults.

Check for availability and prices at the following link:
http://www.zantehotels4u.com/english/main/hotels/details/Nikos-Studios/115

Villa Dionysios Studios


Villa Dionysios Studios is located 350m from the center and the beach of Keri. It is a place where cleanliness comes and special attention is given to every little detail by the owner herself, in order to provide her guest with a safe, quiet and neat accommodation for their holidays. The spacious rooms of Villa Dionysios are ideal for families and couples and are in the middle of a well maintained garden that will surely help you to relax and escape from your everyday life and worries. 

Facilities: Garden, Air Condition, Cooking Facilities, Furnished Balcony, Garden, BBQ Facilities, Wi-Fi Internet access in the rooms and public areas (available at extra cost), Free private parking is possible on site.

Minimum low season price: 20€ per night in a studios for 2 adults.
Minimum high season price: 40€ per night in a studios for 2 adults.

Check for availability and prices at the following link:
http://www.zantehotels4u.com/english/main/hotels/details/Villa-Dionysios-Studios/117


Villa Dionysios Studios - Front view and flowers
Villa Dionysios Studios - Studio for 2 adults 
Villa Dionysios Studios - Cooking facilities
Villa Dionysios Studios - The front of the building

Villa Phoenix Apartments and Studios


Villa Phoenix offers spacious apartments and studios with distinctive furniture and decoration. They were built in 2000 and are located right next to the beach and 70m from the center of Keri which will give you many options of entertainment and eating out. What you will like more if you stay in Villa Phoenix Apartments and Studios is the very well maintained beautiful garden of the family that runs the accommodation. Villa Phoenix Apartments and Studios ranks 3rd in Keri in the speciality lodging category on Tripadvisor

Facilities: Garden, Air condition, Cooking facilities, Free Wi-Fi Internet access in the rooms and public areas, Free public parking nearby.

Minimum low season price: 40€ per night in a studios for 2 adults.
Minimum high season price: 75€ per night in a studios for 2 adults.

Check for availability and prices at the following link:
http://www.zantehotels4u.com/english/main/hotels/details/Villa-Phoenix-Apartments-Studios/110


Villa Phoenix Apartments - Two bedroom apartment for 6 adults
Villa Phoenix Apartments - Garden view 
Villa Phoenix Apartments - Garden and Front View
Villa Phoenix Apartments - Veranda with garden view

Pavezzo Apartments


Pavezzo Apartments are located in Marathias, which is a small area 1.5km away from the lake of Keri. They were built in 2006 and they offer spacious, fully equipped apartments, ideal fro families, couples and even groups of friends that are looking for a quiet and relaxing place to spend their holidays. If you walk for about 150m you will get yourself to the fantastic and distinctive beach of Marathias that is ideal for swimming because of its crystal clear waters.

Facilities: Garden, Air condition, Free shuttle service, free bicycles, Free private parking is possible on site.

Minimum low season price: 55€ per night in an apartment for 4 adults.

Minimum high season price: 75€ per night in an apartment for 4 adults.

Check for availability and prices at the following link:

Tsilivi…a resort that is ideal for families and couples of all ages and offers unforgettable and relaxing holidays.

Tsilivi Beach
Tsilivi Beach
Tsilivi is ideal for families and couples of all ages. It offers high standard facilities to its visitors and guarantees a memorable stay to all of them.
It is located 7km from the airport and 5km from the city of Zakynthos. You can reach it either by the local buses, that run daily and almost hourly to and from the area, or by taxi.




Tsilivi Main Street
Tsilivi - Main Street
Tsilivi offers a wide variety of restaurants featuring both Greek and international menus, bars with entertainment for all ages, sports bars, super markets and popular art shops with Zakynthian and Greek products.
The beach of Tsilivi is one of the best on Zakynthos and has been awarded with a blue flag of excellence for its water quality, safety and services. The sea is shallow and sandy thus suitable for children and on the beach there are many options for beach bars and water sports. 


The water park in Tsilivi
The Water Park in Tsilivi


There is also a water park only 500 meters from the center of the resort and a bowling center right in the center of it.
Don’t forget to visit the Milanio Maritime Museumwhich will impress you with its exhibits that feature 4,000 years of Greek history and the pottery factory of the area where you can observe clay becoming a work of art.





Places to stay in Tsilivi

We have search Tsilivi intensively and we know it inside out. We know very well the accommodation and the facilities it offers. We assure you that if you choose Tsilivi for your holiday we will suggest and inform you for the ideal place for you depending on your wishes and demands. 


Abelia Studios

People that open their door to everyone who wishes to have a memorable stay. The Greek hospitality and service of Panayiotis, the owner, will definitely impress you. A low budget accommodation that is suitable for everyone and it is maintained with love and care. Abelia Studios is located 500m from the beach.

Facilities: Outdoor Swimming Pool, Garden, Children’s Swimming pool, Luggage Storage, Pool snack bar, Continental breakfast buffet available at extra charge, Pool-table, Free Wi-Fi Internet access in the rooms and public areas, Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).

Prices starting at 17 per night.

Check for availabilityy and prices at the following link:

Andreolas Luxury Suites

An exceptional accommodation that is located right on the Tsilivi beach. Andreolas Luxury Suites offer high standard facilities, luxury and carefully maintained areas that will satisfy even the most demanding guests. Don’t forget to try the breakfast! Unique tastes solely prepared by the owners that you will never forget.

Facilities: Bridal Suite, Private Beach Area, Bar, Sun beds and umbrellas on the beach, Snack Bar, Library, Room Service, Laundry, Ironing Service, Free Wi-Fi Internet access in the rooms and public areas, Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).

Prices starting at 80 per night.

Check for availability and prices at the following link:

Zante View Studios

Zante View Studios totally confirms its name and offers a fantastic view of most of the island of Zakynthos Located over a hill and surrounded with green in the Tsilivi area, it is the ideal place for relaxing and reviving holidays. The distance from the beach is 900m but it is not something you should worry about since the view, the facilities, the peace of mind it offers and the people of Zante View Studios will give you an unforgettable holiday.

Facilities: Snack bar, Swimming Pool, Outdoor showers, Garden, Restaurant (à la carte), Continental breakfast buffet, Children's Swimming pool, Children's Playground, Safety Deposit BoxFree Wi-Fi Internet access in the rooms and public areas, Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).

Prices starting at 17 per night.

Check for availability and prices at the following link:
Zante View - Swimming pool and front of the building
Zante View - Restaurant

St John Villas Hotel & Spa

St John Villas Hotel & Spa is an one of its king complex of villas with facilities that guarantee relaxation and comfort for everyone. All villas are spacious and fully equipped with private pools and breathtaking view over the Ionian sea. It also offers beauty and care services, spa and a restaurant where you can explore tastes from Zakynthos and other parts of Greece but also international ones. What will definitely amaze you though is the staff of St John Villas Hotel & Spa. Not only will they do their best in order to provide you with the best of services but they will also be your friends and give you any information you wish. The distance from the beach is about 1.9km and it won’t be a problem because of the privacy and the quality of services and facilities St John Villas Hotel & Spa offer to its guests.

Facilities: 16-hour reception, Luggage Storage, VIP Room Facilities, Mini market, Outdoor Swimming Pool, Bar, Gym, Restaurant (à la carte), Children's Playground, Snack Bar, Hammam, BBQ Facilities, Jacuzzi upon extra charge, Babysitting/Child Services, Spa & Wellness Centre, Sauna, Massage, Library, Free Wi-Fi Internet access in the rooms and public areas, Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).

Check for availability and prices at the following link:


Apollon Hotel

Apollon Hotel is low-budget, decent hotel that is located only 50m from the amazing, blue flag awarded beach of Tsilivi. There are options for breakfast or half-board, a well maintained swimming pool and most of all people that take care of everything for you anytime of the day or night.

Facilities: Pets allowed, Pool snack bar, Outdoor Swimming Pool, Garden, Family Rooms, Bar, Restaurant (buffet), Continental breakfast buffet, Children's Swimming pool, Luggage Storage, Free sun beds, 24-Hour Front Desk, Free Wi-Fi Internet access in the rooms and public areas, Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).

Prices starting at 13 per night.

Check for availabitily and prices at the following link: