Rhodes lies approx 11 miles (18 km) to the west of the Turkish
shores, situated between the Greek mainland & the island of Cyprus.
The island of Rhodes is shaped like a spearhead, 79.7 km long and 38
km wide with a total area of approximately 1,398 km² (540 square
miles) and a coastline of approximately 220 km. Plenty to explore if
The city of Rhodes is located at the far northern end of the island,
including the site of the ancient and modern commercial harbor.
In terms of flora and fauna, Rhodes is closer to Asia Minor than to
the rest of Greece.
The interior of the country is mountainous, sparsely inhabited,with
the occasional,unspoilt villages and covered with forests of Pine
The Aegean Sea & the Mediterranean Sea provide breathtaking
Known as "THE SUNSHINE ISLAND",Rhodes boasts & basks in more than
300 days of sunshine every year.
Villa Lindos Kalliopi is superbly positioned very close to
Lindos,one of the key attractions of Rhodes. World famous and packed
with history,tradition,charm,fine dining and an array of activities
that cater for all tastes.
As well as the quiet beach area & cove of Vliha Bay that Villa
Lindos Kalliopi overlooks,you have nearby Plakia beach at Pefkos.
We also recommend a 15 minute drive to Glistra beach-
another "secret" gem.
Other highlights we can suggest are Monolithos Castle,perched on a
rock 787 feet high and dating from before 1480,you will enjoy the
most amazing views.
Climb towards Mount Profitis Ilias and the forest filled route will
take you to sites many a tourist never venture. One such site is a
14th Century Byzantine Chapel,named Nikolaos Foundoukli (Saint
Nicholas of the Hazelnuts)and is worth a visit for the magnificent
and ancient wall paintings inside.
The village of Siana stands on the south side of the 823-m high
Mount Akramytis and is famous for exquisite honey & the impressive
church of Agios.
Hunt down the quaint water side taverna when you drive down the
glorious Glyfada Bay. Our personal favourite place on Rhodes!
You could choose the odd Winery,Olive Grove,a sandy or a pebble
beach,breathtaking archaeological sites,a quiet life or a vibrant
night life-Rhodes is the perfect place to find absoloute balance.
Rhodes is THE place for unique and untouched beaches on the cusp of
a crystal clear sea. The positioning of Villa Lindos Kalliopi means
only a short 2-3 minute walk down from your Villa,taking you right
down to the waters edge of Vliha Bay.
Villa Lindos Kalliopi is situated in Vliha (Vlicha) Bay, a very
short few minutes drive from Lindos Village on the South East of the
In Vlicha Bay,without having to travel you will find some local
shops, charming tavernas and restaurants plus a mini market. All
surrounded by the stunning scenery,beach and the crystal waters of
the Mediterranean Sea.
In Lindos itself there are many diverse restaurants, bars,shops and
banks. And,of course,the magnificent Acropolis.
A regular bus service to Lindos stops just a few minutes walk from
Villa Lindos Kalliopi.
One of the best things about Villa Lindos Kalliopi is it`s close
proximity to Lindos. This means our guests are one step away from
all that this historic,pretty and vibrant village has to offer,
whilst also being able to escape to the private, tranquil and
luxurious oasis that Villa Lindos Kalliopi offers. With your own
private pool, sun terrace and garden, this is something that few
properties in Lindos can offer.
For the best of both worlds-everything is on your doorstep at Villa
Venturing further afield on the island is also simple...
With car hire direct from Rhodes Airport well represented you will
be able to hire your car at a reasonable rate and be at Villa Lindos
Kalliopi within 40 minutes.
It is a simple,straightforward run between the airport to your
We will recommend a company to use should you wish.
Rhodes,should you wish to explore,is all yours.
With excellent roads,easy to navigate & in good condition you can do
as much or as little driving as you want.
If you wish to see more of the island and become more enchanted by
it`s great charms we suggest at least 3 days car hire.
Similary,to get to Rhodes Town it will only take you around 40
minutes from the Villa.
The nearby Pefkos is a real treat,with good quality restaurants and
bars. Pefkos is around 2.5km away and also has magnificent
beaches,shops and tavernas.
5km further from Pefkos is Lardos,this offers a more traditional
glimpse of Greek life and has much to offer.
40 minutes away is Prassonissi,the most southerly position of the
island and is a favorite with Windsurfers.
The entire island is a pleasure to drive around on and all areas
simple to navigate to in a relative short time.