Looking for long term rentals in Mani, Peloponnese? Rent a newly renovated and charming house located in a traditional Greek village in the beautiful Taygetos: welcome to Thalames, a proud village with a long history behind it. Here you can live and socialize with both Greek and foreign neighbors, work (if you have to) and visit nearby historic villages and beautiful beaches. Who knows how a year or two of living in beautiful Mani can change your life?
"You can't change where you came from, but you can change where you go from here."― Sarah Addison Allen
Property ID: AM0822, "Xekourastiko Spiti", Thalames, Mani
"Xekourastiko Spiti" means "calming house" and we can convince you that you will feel that in the charming old house and village. Carefully renovated combining the traditional house with modern design and aesthetics.
The house has 1 bedroom (16 sqm) with a comfortable double bed and wardrobe, an open plan kitchen/living room (24 sqm) with space for a dining table and sofa bed. From the living room you can enjoy the sea view and the green fig trees. A small hall and a bathroom (4 sqm) with shower: the whole floor is about 45 sqm. The floor is heated during the winter with a wood stove which (via central pipes) also heats the bedroom. Both the living room and bedroom have A/C units.
The pleasant outdoor terrace with a wooden roof offers you cozy moments even when it rains and on the lower floor you will find a small laundry room with space for a washing machine.
500 euros per month + booking conditions
The house can be rented for at least 6 months, a year or longer. The contract must be extended annually if both the landlord and the tenant are happy with each other. You pay at the time of booking and via bank transfer one month's rent in advance and one month's rent in a refundable damage deposit (no damage: damage deposit is deposited into your bank account on the day of departure). The entire amount is refundable if cancellation occurs 60 days before arrival. After that no refund. Remaining monthly rents must be paid month after month directly to the owner and always on the first day of the month. The price includes water consumption and (compulsory) cleaning every two months. The price does not include WiFi (€55 per month), consumption of electricity and wood for the wood stove.
Useful information and links:
- Energy certificate: on incoming
- Parking: on the square in the village, about 75 meters from the house
- Wi-Fi: Download 41 Mbps and Upload 1 Mbps
- Nearest tavern: approx. 0,4 km from the house
- Nearest supermarket: Agios Nikolaos approx. 10 km, Stoupa approx. 12 km
- Nearest Beach: Pantazi about 9 km, Stoupa about 13 km, Oitylo about 16 km
- Peloponnese's travel and visiting tips from Elwira and Elias
- Travel to Messinia by bus or rental car from Athens Airport
- Travel to Messinia by flight from / to Kalamata
- Note: the map does not indicate the exact location but only shows area!
Thalames, Messinia Mani, Peloponnese, Greece
Thalames is located in the southern part of Mani, about 450 meters above sea level and for many tourists it is a mandatory stop on the road from Kardamyli to Lakonia. According to the findings found in the Archaeological Museum of Kalamata, the foundation of the ancient city of Thalamai (meaning hollow) dates back to Neolithic times.
Thalames has a all year round open tavern known for its good food and familiar service by both local and foreign guests. Three times a week, greengrocers, bread and fish sellers come to the village. A traditional Greek village with a proud history behind it, perfect place for those who want to leave the stressful everyday life behind...
From Thalames you have only 10 km to the beaches and taverns of Agios Nikolaos and about 15 km to the picturesque village of Oitylo, one of the most historic villages of Inner Mani in Lakonia.