MV properties offers four areas of service:

Project Management | Property Management |Real estate |Event management

“We pride ourselves on quality work and quick service to meet your needs’’

This is our business motto which means that the services we offer is first and foremost of good quality and secondly to the exact standard and level you require.

Being a family run, hands on, new business, we are agile and tailored.

We work together with a team of like minded local experts, who are specifically chosen for each project to provide you with the best quality of work. Working in budget, to time and to meet your special expectations.

Get in touch for any further information:

Melanie Galais MV Project Management
Melanie Galatis, Owner and founder of MV Properties

Melanie Galatis

Mobile: 0030 6980315291


Project Management

We offer project management covering all levels and types. There is no project too small or too big for us.

Through our tailored and bespoke process, we keep your projects under control and to a tight deadline.  We are efficient with completing the job, according to your preferences and desires and work together with you every step of the way until completion.

We work to your expectations with realistic budgets to deliver on time and smoothly. Our team of experts are professional, trustworthy and a happy team to work with, which makes everyone enjoy what they are doing, and a happy team means happy clients.

To find out more, get in touch.

Melanie Galatis:+30 6980315291  |  E:

Or fill out the form via the contact page. Please allow up to 24 hours for a response.


Property Management

We offer the service of Property Management.  On completion of a project or any new properties, we offer the service to run/maintain/rent your property.

This can be annually or half a year if you prefer. We assure you that your home is kept in safe hands. We are flexible as we understand every home owner has different needs and preferences.

If you don’t know where to begin, don’t worry we provide you with guidance of what needs to be organised both inside the house and outside. Such as how gardens need to be maintained, pruning of trees, cleaning the house and preparing it for arrival of owners and shut down on departure. Lastly we will act as the first point of contact for anything to do with your property in your absence. Our services on offer can be tailor-made according to your preferences and expectations.

Short term or long term rentals are an additional service we  are able to provide.  Whether it be winter or summer rentals. We can offer to help you find a home for a summer vacation or during the winter months.  Summer rentals are very popular on Ithaca and very seasonal. There are many beautiful homes on Ithaca that will make your stay a memorable one. There is a variety of different properties for rent, near beaches, hotels, swimming pools, and beaches. We also have exclusive villas for those special occasions and events. We will find you and organise your accommodation on the island.

to find out more get in touch:

Melanie Galatis:+30 6980315291  |  E:

Or fill out form via the contact page. Please allow up to 24 hours for a response.


Starting a renovation of some sort on the smallest island of the Ionian Group can seem daunting for some of our clients, especially in a foreign speaking country speaking. Even if you are a local this can still become challenging, as working with the latest laws and systems can be difficult to keep up with.

This is where we offer our expert skills and experience to help you renovate your project according to your requirements using your time frames in a professional manner.

We provide you with up to date information and knowledge of the legal process and requirements necessary for your renovation according to your preference of final look.  We work closely with you, organising all necessary paperwork in order to start, together with your engineers, architects and our contractors.  We work to an impeccable standard to complete your renovation with quality and assurance.

We work closely with you to achieve your goals in a timely and reliable manner.

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To find out more get in touch.

Melanie Galatis:+30 6980315291  |  E: melanie@mvproperties

Or fill out the form via the contact page. Please allow up to 24 hours for a response.

Real Estate

MV Properties has many properties, pieces of land, ruins and houses  on our books.

We are known for our professionalism and discretion with all ‘for sale’ properties, and work together with the best valued properties on the island.  Buying and or selling can be a stressful process, and we pride ourselves on our transparent approach.

No hidden costs and realistic and prices.

We have a wide range of properties throughout Ithaca, north and south of the island.  Depending on what you are looking for, we will assist you with as many site visits as possible to find that special something you have in mind.

We act fast on new and upcoming properties that arrive on the market and try our best to accommodate you with the exact requirements that you are looking for.

Majority of our properties are amazing and special with such breath-taking views with nearby beaches.  The peacefulness of the island is something that our clients treasure together with the true beauty Ithaca has to offer which makes buying on Ithaca all more worth it.

Ithaca is known for its friendly and welcoming locals.  One of the few islands on the Ionion that is still rustic and unaffected by the hordes of tourists who visit Greece.  We view owning a property on Ithaca as a privilege, and for those that will keep it the special place it is, respecting its beauty in it’s surrounding place.

Event Management & Travel to Ithaca

Event Management

An extra service MV Properties offers is event management.

Being a previous PMO and event manager in London, Melanie Galatis has the experience and knowledge required to organise your event with excellence.

We are happy to take on any event of any size, from Christenings, to birthday parties, weddings, baby showers and family celebrations.

Type of Events on Ithaca:

  • Weddings
  • Church Ceremonies & Christenings/Baptisms
  • Birthday Parties
  • Company Parties
  • Traditional Dance Events
  • Special Occasions
  • Sporting Events
  • Fundraising Events
  • Corporate Events
  • Creative Events

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Travel to Ithaca

If you need any guidance on travelling to and from Ithaca we can assist you with all you need to know.  Ithaca, is one of the smallest of the Ionian Islands without an airport which makes travelling a bit more of a challenge – but totally worth it.

How to get to the island?

Fly to Kefalonia Island ( Ithaca’s neighbouring island)

  • Catch a taxi from the Argostoli Airport to Sami Port (cost of taxi 50E)
  • Hire a car from the Airport to Sami Port (drive about 45min – 60min)
  • Catch ferry from Sami Port to Ithaca (Ionian Pelagos at 2.45pm or Kefalonia Lines later on)
  • Ferry arrives at Pisa Aetos Port, then catch a taxi to North or South of the island or Rent a Car (30min to Stavros (30Euro), 10min to Vathi (10-15Euro)
  • Destination arrival

We offer our services to help you organise your car hire with reasonable rates or taxi transfers / bus transfers. Please contact us!

Many airlines fly to Kefalonia from most of Europe. In season Airlines operate  from April until November. Out of season there are local flights from Athens only. Olympic Airlines or Aegean Airlines.

Fly to Athens

  • Fly to Athens and either drive a hired car or taxi transfer or bus transfer to Patra Port. 3hr drive. Ktel Bus Station Athens.
  • From Patras a ferry is caught 4hrs arriving at Pisa aetos on Ithaca via Kefalonia, Sami stop over.
  • Departure 12;00 Patra, arriving 4pm Ithaca.
  • An alternative route is driving to Kilini further on from Patras, and catching the ferry to Poros on Kefalonia. And then either driving or Taxi to Sami, and another ferry to Ithaca.

Ferry Time Schedules are released closer to the season. Please click on the links above and check their timetables accordingly.

Hiring Cars / Scooters on the Island

We can help with good prices and reliable cars and scooters. Contact us!

Boat Hire / Rental

We can organise day trips to other islands, special events on private boats, boat transfers to and from beaches on and around Ithaca, or rent your own boat from the local beaches: Polis Bay, Kioni Bay, and Vathi Bay and explore the island.


We can introduce you to our local contacts for you to enjoy explore and enjoy the many activities that Ithaca has to offer. Contact us for bookings.

  • Diving
  • Kayaking/ Canoeing
  • Walking / Hiking
  • Yoga
  • Pilates

Beaches to visit

We can recommend you many beaches that are both pebbled and sandy. Popular beaches or even those secluded beaches, or private beaches that include a walk or drive to get to.

  • Coffee shops / Restaurants
  • Shopping
  • Food and Drinks
  • History of Ithaca (caves, School of Homer etc.
  • Festivals during the summer
  • Theatre and live music
  • Bars / Clubbing