Where we are

Villa Flora is located at the South-West part of Samos, in one of the most beautiful areas of the island, at Kampos Marathokampou area (or Votsalakia ) of Marathokampos village. It ‘s a calm area, with many natural beauties, beaches, sighs, dominated by the mountain Kerkis towering above with its height of 1,443 m. The area hase also numerous shops and services that meet the needs of visitors. Scenic beaches are just 150 meters from Villa Flora apartments and in the round area you will find many more beaches for all tastes.

Limnionas beach at samos island villa flora accomodation 

Beaches

At a distance of about 150 m from Villa Flora you can find two beautiful beaches with crystal clear waters, one is named “Koukounara” with small pebbles and 600 m long and the other is called “Aspres”, hidden from the road it creates a very calm environment so you can enjoy sea and sun. If you want more seclusion, you can walk further more and discover a beach on your own!

Further, at a distance of 700 m, you will find Kambos (Votsalakia) beach, 2 km long, laid with small pebbles and sand.

The wider area has many beaches, cosmopolitan or not. One the more widely known is “Psili Ammos” (sandy beach), at a distance of 2 km west of Villa Flora, while at 5 km west you will find the beach of “Limnionas” laid with small pebbles and sand.

 

Vaggelistra monastery at kampos marathokampou samos

Sights of the region

Pythagoras’ cave It is the place where Pythagoras had resorted when persecuted from the tyrant Polykrates, with the allegation of corruption of the youth or he used it in others occasions to meditate.

Evaggelistrias Monastery (Annunciation) It is the most ancient monastery of Samos, located in great altitude (almost 700 m).It was first created in the 10th century CE.

Monastery Agios Ioannis Eleimonas (Saint John the Merciful). It was founded in 1867 and belongs to the church of Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem. In the 13th-16th century the area was a nest of pirates who preyed on the ships passing the straits between Samos - Fournoi.

Kakoperato Monastery It is found in the forested area at the north-eastern fringes of Kerkis mountain, at an altitude of 660 metres.

Agios Isidoros Tarsanas (Saint Isidoros boat building) One of the biggest in the island, with more than 10 individual workshops where they used to take orders from all the Aegean islands. Today only 2 workshops are operating.

The villages Unique architecture, hospitable residents, graphic alleys, and cool squares.

Loukoulos restaurant traditional Greek

Food – entertainment

Opposite of Villa Flora you will find the restaurant “Loukoulos”. Main dishes are stewed and traditional Greek recipes, all cooked in wood-heated oven. The combination of quality, fair prices and lush-green yard viewing the Aegean Sea will leave you the most positive impressions. The restaurant is recommended by the Greek restaurant guide “Alpha Guide” as well as many foreign travel guides.

Further down the road, at a distance of 300 m to 1500 km, you will find many more restaurants, grills, fish-taverns, pizzerias, cafes, bars etc.

 

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Villa Flora distance from villages

village

distance

time

Ag.Konstandinos

33 k.m.

50 min

Ag.Theodori

15 k.m.

20 min

Drakei

22 k.m.

35 min

Ireon

39 k.m.

55 min

Karlovasi

21 k.m.

30 min

kokkari

44 k.m.

60 min

Koumeika

10 k.m.

15 min

Lekka

19 k.m.

30 min

Manolates

38 k.m.

65 min

Marathokampos

9 k.m.

15 min

Mitilini

37 k.m.

60 min

Ormos

3,5 k.m.

5 min

Pagondas

35 k.m.

60 min

Pirgos

20 k.m.

40 min

Pythagorio

35 k.m.

55 min

Samos

53 k.m.

70 min

Spatharei

26 k.m.

45 min

Distances from shops & services

Doctor

1.000 m.

Cash-withdrawal (A.T.M.)

700 m.

Super market

500 m.

Bakery

700 m.

Tourist / gift  shop

600 m.

Car rental

300 m.

Café bar

600 m.

restaurant

0 m.

Taxi station

700 m.

Bus station

700 m.

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Distances from usefully

 

distance

time

Doctor at kampos (Votsalakia)

1 k.m.

 

Hospital at Samos

53 k.m.

70 min

First aid center at Karlovasi

21 k.m.

30 min

Pharmacy at Marathokampos

9 k.m.

15 min

Doctor at Marathokampos

9 K.m.

 15 min

Gas station/Vulcanizer (1)

6 K.m.

 10 min

Gas station/Vulcanizer (2)

3 K.m.

 5 min
Port at Ormos Marathokampou 4 K.m.

6 min

Port at Karlovasi

21 k.m.

30 min

Port at Samos

53 k.m.

70 min

Airport / Pythagorion port

35 k.m.

55 min