About this listing
The single house stands between Marathon and Nea Makri, adjacent to the former US base, and it is a late-70s' building fully renovated and furnished with both original and contemporary pieces. It is only a 5' walk from the famous Marathon beach and 10' (1500 m./ 0.9 mile) from the "Tomb of the Athenian soldiers", the most important monument of the Marathon prairie.
The property is a single house with garden that consists of two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a large living/ dining room and a kitchen. Among others the house provides parking space for two cars and a large elevated terrace -at the same level with the living room- with all the appropriate furniture for relaxation (dining table, chaise lounges, shading umbrella). Furniture consists of original 50s, 60s and 70s pieces from the family collection and some contemporary ones. The house provides all the bed linen and full kitchen equipment (nespresso machine, dish washer, sandwich maker, electric tea kettle) .
Interaction with guests
The family will be there to welcome you and to provide you tips and information for the area and beyond. The owner -as an architect- could suggest but also provide tours on the architecture of Athens, both the ancient and the contemporary one.
The house stands close to the former US base inside the urban tissue of Nea Makri.
The neighborhood consists of single houses with garden where live families that spend there their vacations. It is very close to the unique Marathon beach (5' walk) and to the archeological site of Marathon (10' walk). It is also very close to supermarkets restaurants, bars and an open-air cinema.
Marathon is 35 min. from Athens downtown and 30 min. from the Athens International Airport "El. Venizelos".
The house stands 100 m from the Marathon avenue where the bus (orange) that connects with Athens downtown (every 30 min.) stops (URL HIDDEN) It is also 50m from a car rent agency.