In an enviable elevated location overlooking Sami Bay; Melissanthi enjoys both stunning sea views as well as a backdrop of beautiful countryside vistas. Set in its own large private gardens, the lovely dusky pink exterior is typical of the Ionian Islands' heritage and the sturdy green shutters complement the terraces and balconies. Immaculate lawns and pretty shrubs and bushes surround the swimming pool and spacious terrace with plenty of seating areas to really spread out. A 15 minute drive away, Sami village and port host the ferries that go to the beautiful island of Ithaca daily and its great to drive onto the ferry and explore this tiny and historical neighbour in a day. The port offers a good selection of traditional fish tavernas, cafes and bars and Anti -Sami beach is a splendid stretch of sandy beach just beyond the village itself. Inside the villa, the decor is smart and modern; the open plan lounge and kitchen areas have cooling tiled floors and tasteful shades of greys, beiges and marrron that create a restful ambience; whilst large patio doors onto the pool terrace encouraging al fresco living. Up on the first floor, the twin and double bedrooms both boast ensuite shower rooms and patio doors opening onto balconies, ideal for soaking up the views with a coffee in the morning or a glass of something cold watching the sunsets. The built-in barbecue and outdoor covered dining area are the perfect spot for long leisurely lunches and meals eaten under the stars; make lasting memories of Kefalonia, this fabulous island set in the indigo blue Ionian Sea.