MONTANEMA HANDMADE VILLAGE
Anthochori - Plastira Lake, Karditsa, Thessaly
Country cottage Holiday home
Between Athens and Meteora and 30 km from the city of Karditsa, the traditional houses Montanema feature a common swimming pool and are located in a perfect surrounding at the heart of Agrafa Mountains, in the village Anthohori,just 5km from Plastira Lake.
Experience the exceptional new "AQUANEMA SPA", built in the heart of a gorge in an area that has the cleanest waters in all of Europe. Enjoy the indoor pool, the Jacuzzi, the sauna and the hammam (steam room). Built with traditional materials in an oriental style, they offer an ideal environment for relaxation and well-being. Enjoy a therapeutic body massage, reflexology, foot bath or a body massage with essential oils made from the herbs of the region. Finish this unique “relaxation experience” with a hot drink made from 14 different wild mountain herbs.
Guest Inn Opinion
Ideal location and warm houses in a beautiful setting, for the lovers of calm vacations, fresh air and natural beauty! Enjoy the breathtaking scenery!
Apogonia (×2 ) 30 m2
30sq.m. with a big veranda overlooking the fir-covered nature up to 2 persons. 1 space with a double bed, sitting room
House Nest for Two (×3 ) 50 m2
48sq.m or 58sq.m. with a big veranda and view of the fir trees, up to 2 persons. 1 space with a double bed and a sitting room with a fireplace
Little Villa (×4 ) 60 m2
60sq.m. with a veranda and wonderful view of the mountain, up to 3 persons. 2 spaces, 1 bedroom with a double bed, a sofa bed in the sitting room.
Family Home (×8 ) 73 m2
73sq.m. or 85 sq.m.with a veranda overlook the gorge, up to 5 persons. 2 floors, 2 bedrooms (double bed and twin beds), 1 sofa bed in the sitting room.
House with a Loft (×1 ) 85 m2
85sq.m. with a veranda and wonderful view of the evergreen nature, up to 3 persons. 2 floors, 1 bedroom with a double bed and private bathroom on the Attic, 1 sofa bed in the sitting room.
Manor House (×1 ) 100 m2
100sq.m. with a big veranda and a wonderful view of the fir trees, up to 6 persons. 3 spaces, 2 bedrooms with double beds and private bathrooms (one of which with a fireplace and a separate entrance). 2 sofa beds in the sitting room.
Manor Villa with a Loft (×4 ) 82 m2
90 sq.m. with big verandas and a breath-taking view of the gorge, up to 5 persons. 2 spaces, 2 floors (attic), 1 bedroom with a double bed on the attic, a sofa bed for 1 person on the attic and 1 sofa bed in the sitting room for 2 young children
Villa with a Loft (×1 )
82sq.m with a veranda and breath-taking view of the gorge up to 4 persons (3 adults and 1 child). Two spaces, 1 bedroom with a double bed, 1 sofa bed in the sitting room.
Map & Access
From Athens (330 km, 4 hours): National Road Athens - Lamia. Just before the exit to Lamia, turn right towards Trikala-Karditsa and follow the signs to Domokos-Karditsa. From Karditsa, follow the direction to Plastira Lake and Mitropoli. Drive 18 km from Mitropoli towards Neohori and turn to Kryoneri-Kerasia- Anthochori. From Thessaloniki(250km, 3,5hrs): National road Thessaloniki – Katerini – Larisa. Exit in Larisa (Exit 1) then follow direction towards Karditsa and then to Mitropoli -Kerasia- Anthochori. Arriving at the village of Kerasia follow for about 4km a beautiful route through the forest(easy dust road) with junctions but with signaling all along the way that will lead you directly to Montanema Handmade Village.
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To see / To do
From the guesthouse:
The Aquanema Spa (indoor pool, jacuzzi, sauna, hammam) and many wellness care
Cooking classes (pies, jams, bread in wood oven)
Vegetable and fruit garden at your disposal
Yoga classes on request
Guided walking tours to discover the surrounding area
Around the area:
Plastira Lake, Koronis Monastery, Zigogianeika watchtower - spot overlooking the lake, Botanical garden, ski resort
In the area there are water mills, bridges, waterfalls and rivers, historic monasteries and old traditional houses.
Activities in Plastira Lake: canoe, water bike, cycling, archery, horseback riding, paragliding, climbing, hiking, skiing
The Anthochori Waterfalls
The fantastic Meteora
The traditional villages of Elati, Pertouli,Karpenissi & Rentina