Perched on a hill that overlooks the picturesque fishing village of Petalidi on the northwestern coast of the Messinian gulf, the villas offer an ideal jumping off point to start exploring the treasures of Messinia. To the east, you will find the dramatic stone built villages of the Mani. Steeped in the fascinating history of the modern Greek nation and blessed with an abundance of beautiful nature trails. Heading west, winding provincial roads will take you through gentle rolling hills dotted with charming villages and endless rows of olive trees that produce the region’s world famous olive oil until you reach the Ionian Sea and the gorgeous long sandy beaches that line the western coast of Messenia. Venetian castles, historic towns, lakes, and beautiful nature reserves can be found scattered throughout the province, making Messenia a perfect destination for explorers at heart.