Schinias is a wetland, a coastal pine forest, a freshwater spring, a peninsula, a hill and a magnificent bay. It is the most important coastal ecosystem of Attica covering an area of 13.84 square kilometers where water is the dominant factor starting from the springs and flowing to the sea preserving swamps, lakes and streams. The area belongs to the Natura 2000 network with a total of 19 habitat types and 115 bird species. The South Evian sea surrounding East Attica & Marathon gulf is so dramatic that literally take your breath away miles of unpadded golden sand in Schinias bay waiting to be explored.
The feeling you get after some days staying in this area is incomparable and offer a number of advantages in comparison with the Greek Islands due mainly to its location and” things to do”.
Historically, the area identifies with the battlefield of Marathon, and particularly the Persians’ camp. It includes also the Olympic Rowing Center of Athens 2004 Olympic Games.
This gracious, first-class villa sits majestically atop the hill of Dikastika, offering breath-taking views of the North and South Evian sea, its islands and its count-less beauties, stretching for miles and miles out into the Aegean.
Villa Myrrine has been designed with an eclectic architectural taste, this lodge was built to provide absolute comfort and relaxation fitting like a glove into the amazing rural scenery that surrounds it. It features 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms, several dining areas between two levels, making it the perfect place for families and guests.
There is a spacious living area with modern comfortable furniture, equipped with anything you could ever wish for: from a state of the art home cinema installation, to satellite television, speedy internet connection and much, much more.
The kitchen is also equipped with all modern appliances and utensils.
Its outdoor spaces include a dining area with BBQ equipment, which invites guests to gaze for hours on end at the marvelous view below, as well as an exceptional pool, which will be an everyday reminder that the grey days of winter are over
Villa Myrrine is an ideal spot to explore the beauties of the area and/or embark in sporting and leisure activities. To mention but a few:
Visit the hidden gems of Attica, such as Marathon and Sounio; live the life of Athens; go on a journey to Nafplio in Peloponnese; discover the island of Evia across a narrow strip of sea, visit fascinating Greek islands from the port of Rafina, just a short drive away, such as Mykonos, Paros, Naxos and many more.
A few minutes away the port of Agia Marina, as of this year, will become a water-port, offering hydroplane flights to countless enchanting destinations including the Cycladic islands.
The area offers a range of locations for good fish taverns.
The Marathon Archaeological Museum features a vast exhibition of rare findings from the prehistoric ages to the golden days of ancient Greece.
Water sports enthusiasts should head for the beach at Schinias, which is an excellent birdwatching, walking, swimming, running, biking, beach volley,tennis, horse riding, windsurfing, windskating, sup, wakeboarding, wakesurfing, subwind, inflatables & multi activities-adventures sports destination.
You can even run your own “Marathon”every morning in the fascinting Schinias forest.
Sesi Beach is a sandy spot, which has clear waters that are perfect for swimming.
A sophisticated tennis club and the Olympic Rowing center is giving the possibility to tennis and cannoë – cayak - rowing enthusiasts to practice and enjoy their preferred sports