Ilyessa Cottages & Kitchen Bar

Ilyessa Cottages

Where every stay
feels like home

Nestled amidst the lush beauty of Zakynthos, Ilyessa Cottages invites you to experience a tranquil escape surrounded by ancient olive trees and vibrant florals. Our family-run haven is more than just a destination; it’s a warm embrace from hosts Hara and Dennis.

Authentic cottages
filled with charm & love

Welcome to Ilyessa Cottages, your idyllic retreat in the heart of Zakynthos, where tradition and luxury converge. Immerse yourself in the authentic charm of Zakynthian architecture within our six thoughtfully designed residences, surrounded by the island’s natural beauty.

Indulge in a culinary journey with our delicious Mediterranean cuisine, meticulously crafted with love. Whether you’re a family, couple, or a group of friends, our cottages provide a serene escape, creating an unforgettable experience in this enchanting Greek haven.

Hosted by Hara and Dennis, your stay at Ilyessa Cottages promises warmth and hospitality, ensuring a memorable escape amidst the tranquility of Zakynthos. Nestled among olive and fig trees, our environmentally conscious cottages offer a peaceful refuge, providing an authentic and serene holiday experience strategically located in the heart of Zakynthos.

Explore the magic of the island from our doorstep, making Ilyessa Cottages your optimal choice for an unforgettable Zakynthian getaway.

What you'll experience
in ilyessa cottages

Surrounded by ancient olive trees and vibrant florals, Ilyessa offers a serene seclusion, inviting guests to immerse themselves in the enchanting atmosphere. Each cottage tells a unique story, combining architectural allure with the timeless charm of Zakynthian design. Dennis, passionate guides to the island, extend a warm Greek welcome, ensuring that guests not only rest but also explore the authentic heart of Zakynthos. 

Fall asleep to the soothing symphony of olive leaves and wake up to the harmonious chorus of birdsong, as nature takes center stage in this retreat. Ilyessa Cottages is more than accommodation; it’s an opportunity to discover the soul of Zakynthos, leaving an indelible mark on the hearts of those seeking an enchanting and genuine Greek experience. 

Love on a Plate: Hara's Kitchen Bar,

Immerse yourself in the heartwarming atmosphere of our Kitchen Bar at Ilyessa Cottages, where Hara crafts a culinary experience that transcends the ordinary. Throughout the day, the kitchen buzzes with the aroma of homestyle cooking, a symphony of flavors made with love. Hara’s expert touch infuses each dish with authenticity, ensuring that every bite carries the essence of Zakynthos. From hearty breakfasts to savory lunches and intimate dinners, our Kitchen Bar is a haven of comfort, inviting guests to savor every moment amidst the genuine warmth of homemade delights. Here, the spirit of home-cooked goodness prevails, creating an inviting space where culinary passion meets a sense of belonging.

Ilyessa Cottages & Kitchen bar