Description from the owner
- 3 bedrooms
- 2 bathrooms
- Sleeps 8
Type: VillaPetaloudes House
Description from the owner
EOT LICENCE / Αρ. πρωτ. 2762/19-9-2014
The house have a nice atmosphere and it is located on quiet, very safe and children friendly neighborhood. Everything is on a walking distance, Super market, cafeterias, restaurants, shops and bars. The sea is only 350 meters away.
This modern Greek-style house have a beautiful view of the surrounding mountains. It is a cozy semi-detached house with modern comforts and a big common swimming pool.
The swimming pool is filled up from May until the end of September.
Upstairs there are 3 double bedrooms and a spacious bathroom. The house is brand new with all its comfort. The wooden ceilings and the ...Read more
About the owner
About the owner
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Kolimbia, Aegean Islands, Greece
Additional Location Information
Rhodes is the largest of the Dodecanese islands in terms of both land area and population. Rhodes is famous worldwide for the Colossus of Rhodes, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. The medieval Old Town of the City of Rhodes has been declared a World Heritage Site. Today, it is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe. Outside of the city of Rhodes, the island is dotted with small villages and beach resorts. The interior of the island is mountainous, sparsely inhabited and covered with forests of pine and cypress. While the shores are rocky, the island has arable strips of land where citrus fruit, wine grapes, vegetables, olives and other crops are grown. Perfect for daytrips as well as a relaxing holidays.
Rhodes town is full of life all year round and is only 25km from Kolymbia. The city is famous for its medieval Old City. Visit the Palace of the Knights of St. John, the medieval moat and the narrow streets. Take a walk in the evening and experience the nightlife there. The old town is full of shops, restaurants, tavernas and coffee shops. Enjoy the laid back lifestyle and don't forget to walk along the harbor, it's a must for everyone.
PETALOUDES - VALLEY OF THE BUTTERFLIES
The valley of the butterflies is a short drive from Kolymbia, lush with green vegetation. It is the streams, the pond, the trees and the narrow bridges that make this an idyllic place for the butterflies to gather and multiply. The valley is full of butterflies during the months of July and August and is absolutely worth a visit. If you follow the path all the way to the top you reach an old monastery from 1782 and the view from there is breathtaking.
This is a true oasis that you wouldn't expect to see on an island that has no rain fall during the entire summer. You can actually count one by one the seven springs that the place has taken its name from and if you are a thrill seeker, and brave enough, take a walk trough a tunnel 180 meters long. Follow the water bare foot to its destination which is a small pond in the forest, an exciting experience that is only a 30 minute walk from Kolymbia.
The beach of Kolymbia is very long with crystal clear waters. A small bay is situated nearby the housing project, surrounded by hills and mountains. There is also a small harbor and fish tavernas that are famous for their fresh sea food and Greek specialties.
Only a 5 minute drive from Kolymbia you can visit one of Rhodes most notorious beaches. Tsambika beach is 2 km long with white sand. Many small tavernas and canteens are built right on the sandy beach. If you are fit enough take the 300 steps that lead up to the top of the mountain of Tsambika hill. Enjoy the panoramic view and don't forget to take your camera with you. The well known Byzantine monastery of Tsambika is dedicated to Virgin Mary. From Tsambika
The modern 18 hole golf course is situated only 5 minutes from Kolymbia. It is open all year round and attracts visitors as well as locals. Afandou beach is one of the longest beaches on the island and is only a few feet away from the golf course which makes it very tempting to go for a swim after a round of golf.
Lindos is the most popular place to visit. For everyone that comes to the island it is a must. Known for the Acropolis and its white houses, it is the perfect place to spend the day and it is located only 25 km south of Kolymbia.
Faliraki is the playground of the island. This resort is known for its 5 km long sandy beach with a lot of water sport activities. In Faliraki there is a big water park, an amusement park as well as restaurants, bars and nightclubs with many big hotels. Faliraki has everything for the young and the old.
More About This Location
Beach or lakeside relaxation, Mountain nearby, Rural retreats, Warm winter getaways, Waterfront
Nearest ferry port: Main harbor of Rhodes, 24.98 miles
Nearest airport: Diagoras Airport, 24.98 miles
Car is recommended