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Villa Costa

Kefalonia, Skala

Exclusively for Adults
Good for Couples

Exclusive to Sovereign in the UK, the elegant Villa Costa is a small, family-run boutique hotel set in beautifully landscaped gardens, overlooking the Ionian Sea and close to the resort centre. Each of the hotel's eight guest rooms has been individually designed to reflect the charm and grace of the Greek goddesses they are named after, and provide the perfect base for a truly romantic and memorable stay. Within these tranquil surroundings, the hotel offers luxurious accommodation and bespoke service for even the most discerning of guests, while 'Sophia's Terrace' restaurant defines al fresco fine dining with its gourmet Mediterranean cuisine and exceptional cellar of hand-picked Greek wines.

Children under the age of 16 years are not permitted at this hotel.

This hotel has 8 rooms.

  • Family-run boutique hotel on Skala’s coast
  • Eight exclusive rooms and suites
  • Freshwater pool with whirlpool and sea views
  • Al fresco fine dining at Sophia’s Terrace
  • Weekly barbeque and wine tasting evening
Guests in Maia, Nausica, Chloe and Persephone must arrive on a Sunday and guests in Hermione, Cassandra, Helene and Artemis must arrive on a Tuesday. Please choose the day relevant to your chosen room when making your booking or checking availability. A minimum stay of 7 nights applies to all bookings.

Added value

Exclusive to Sovereign Free Upgrade to Halfboard

Free Half Board for holidays between 01 May - 31 October 2018.

Exclusive to Sovereign Honeymoon Offer

Honeymoon couples will receive sparkling wine, honeymoon cake and flowers on arrival for holidays between 01 May - 31 October 2018.


Bars & Restaurant

Sophia's Terrace A La Carte Restaurant

Opening Times:
08.30 - 10.30
13:00 - 15:00
19.30 - 21.30

Included With:
Bed & Breakfast, Half Board

Sophia's Terrace offers a fine dining al fresco experience, serving traditional Greek cuisine with a contemporary flair, accompanied by fine wines from the hotel's wine cellar. Enjoy refreshing salads and delicious snacks as well as freshly caught fish and seafood.

Wine tasting

Enjoy the weekly 'Barbecue and Wine Tasting' evening, showcasing the hotel's wine cellar and innovative cuisine. Discover tastes of Greek wines from different regions, accompanied by carefully selected hors d'oevre, followed by a lavish barbecue dinner on the lawns of the hotel, weather permitting.

Beach & Pools

Swimming pool

The freshwater swimming pool, equipped with whirlpool and surrounded by wooden deck with comfortable sun loungers, is the perfect place to unwind and enjoy the beautiful sea view.

Activities & Entertainment

Conservatory and reading lounge

Guests can relax in the hotel's conservatory and reading lounge.

About the location
Surrounded by pine trees and backed by scenic mountain landscapes, Skala is one of Kefalonia's best-kept secrets. This fishing village turned holiday resort has the flavour of rural Greece, with an old town filled with a smattering of whitewashed tavernas, olive presses and a pretty, bell-topped chapel. Little craft shops selling hand-painted ceramics, jewellery and souvenirs let you take a piece of Skala home, and are lovely for a wander. A long sand-and-shingle beach is on hand for soaking up some sunshine, and the Potamaki Beach a couple of miles away is a famous conservation area for rare loggerhead turtles – you can even take turtle-watching trips to observe them. A mini train service is a great way to get around and sightsee, and Skala’s seafood-and-ouzo stocked tavernas are where to rub shoulders with locals in the evenings. 
Transfer time
40 minutes from Kefalonia airport
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A personal and very friendly service at this lovely hotel
David H, Framlingham, United Kingdom
Tripadvisor review Aug 10 2018
This is a small villa hotel with a great atmosphere. Because it only has eight rooms you do get both your own space and the opportunity to get to know fellow guests. The owner, Mario, caters very...
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Another fabulous holiday
Pinklady9, Derby, United Kingdom
Tripadvisor review Jul 31 2018
We've just spent another very relaxing 2 weeks at this lovely hotel where we feel very welcomed and comfortable. We are very happy returnees and have reviewed Villa Costa each time we have visited...
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