East Peloponnese, Greece

The Patrick & Joan Leigh Fermor House

Patrick & Joan Leigh Fermor House Exclusive Use

  • 10guests
  • 1crib - free for ages 0 to 2
The entire property can be booked out for up to 10 guests | Expansive private gardens | Large private swimming pool | The Main House with its three bedrooms and ensuite bathrooms, living room, kitchen and open-air spaces | The Traditional House, with its open-plan study and living room, bedroom with ensuite bathroom and kitchenette | The Guest House with its bedroom and ensuite bathroom and study and sitting room

Main House

  • 6guests
  • 1crib - free for ages 0 to 2
A beautiful historic L-shaped house built from local stone in the 1960s | Access to expansive private gardens and a shared pool | Interiors are refined yet rustic, in the typical style of the peninsula, with terracotta tiles and white walls, flagstone floors and furnishings in warm woods and shades-of-blue upholstering | Set over two storeys, rooms are connected via open arcades | On the lower level there’s a bedroom (51sq m) with a fireplace, a storage area and private veranda with cushioned seating | The upper level has two bedrooms (43sq m and 30sq m), each with a study area, fireplace and ensuite bathroom | Separate living room with sofas running the length of three walls, an extensive library (including works by Patrick Fermor and writers who’ve spent a retreat here) and a fireplace | Full rustic kitchen and dining area for up to six guests | TVs, air-conditioning, free WiFi

Traditional House

  • 2guests
  • 1crib - free for ages 0 to 2
Set next to the main house | Private furnished veranda with views out to sea and over the gardens | The former writer’s studio for Patrick Fermor | Access to a shared swimming pool | Interiors are refined yet rustic, in the typical style of the peninsula, with terracotta tiles and white walls, and furnishings in warm woods | Open-plan study area and sitting room with Patrick’s original desk, library of books, original artwork and a traditional stone fireplace | Bedroom | Ensuite bathroom | Kitchenette with a coffee machine, kettle, glasses and crockery, and a fridge-freezer | TV, air-conditioning, free WiFi | On request, an extra bed can be added to this room to sleep one child

Guest House

  • 2guests
  • 1crib - free for ages 0 to 2
Cosy and intimate, this charming stone structure (formerly the housekeeper’s cottage) is set in a secluded spot of the gardens next to the main house | Private furnished patio | Access to a shared pool | Interiors are refined yet rustic, in the typical style of the peninsula, with terracotta flooring, white walls, and wood-lined ceilings | Study area and sitting room with a library, desk and fireplace | 31sq m bedroom with yet more books | Ensuite bathroom | TV, air-conditioning and free WiFi