The great design is matched only by the deeply held environmental philosophy and family traditions of this working farm. The attention to detail and the beautiful integration into nature makes this a special place to visit and learn from.
Melody Farms Gytheio, Peloponnese, Greece
Situated in ancient olive groves and environmentally rich gardens, The Eco Cottages are a rare example of natural beauty, modern country elegance and agrarian life. With the goal of becoming completely environmentally self sufficient, The Eco Cottages are a triumph of design and sustainability and are at the forefront of the ecotourism movement.
Built in the traditional earthen Greek farmhouse style, there are a total of five guest houses, each designed and inspired by a particular season or crop on the farm.
Beautifully designed with the simplest of line and decor, each house is equipped with it’s own kitchen, private bath, and living area with fireplace for complete autonomy and simple luxury.
The main house includes a communal dining and living area and fireplace that is the heartbeat of the property for gatherings. You won’t want to miss out on participating in the farming activities though, where you can learn to press your own olive oil and wines, feed the animals and pick your lunch from the organic gardens. At the forefront of homeodynamic and organic techniques as well as great environmental design, Eco Cottages are a thrilling combination of the importance of our impact on nature and a great way to enjoy it.
The way of life here has existed for hundreds of years and Eco Cottages provide the opportunity to experience a truly unique vacation while enjoying the rural agricultural lifestyle of southern Greece in comfort and simple luxury.
As a fully organic and environmentally-friendly facility, Eco Cottages employ many different methods throughout the entire property including water recycling, composting, geothermal heating, cooling and power and other responsible property management techniques. During your stay you’ll know that you are limiting your impact on the environment and will also be able to enjoy all the seasonal organic products for your meals. Internet/Wifi, Flat screen TV/CD/DVD and entertainment centers in each house and a library with books and board games in the main house. Direct dial telephone, FAX services. Luxury linens and bathrobes, COCO-MAT natural Mattresses, laundry facilities and daily maid services. Additionally the site hosts various seminars, workshops, group events and activities on a range of topics.
Laconia is a diverse destination that includes a vast range of ancient sites, historical monuments, museums, beaches, and picturesque villages on the mountains or by the sea side. (See Guide)
Located on the Peloponnese, in Laconia Greece. Nearest Airport: Kalamata International Airport (approx. 2 hrs)
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Melody Farmsfrom €100/ nt
|$260 x 4||$1,040|
|Refundable Damage Deposit||$500|
|TOTAL (with Deposit)||$1,780|
100% refund for cancellations request by at (property’s local time). No refund if less than 14 days priors to arrival day.