The house is located in a very quiet neighbourhood in Afantou town in Rhodes island. Afantou is on the east coast of the island, about 21km distance from Rhodes city center, and it has a beach and a golf stadium. The house has its own roof where you can also sit and enjoy a peacful evening or hang your washed clothes. It has 2 bedrooms, a small bathroom - WC, a small living room and a renewed kitchen. The whole house is renewed with new floor and new kitchen cupboards.
It also has a front and a small side balcony. It offers hot water and has electricity. You can also find a laser printer which you can use with your computer or notebook if you need it. One of the bedrooms has a big wardrobe.
It is located among many small roads in which you can easily find a parking-place. It is only about 2km or about 20' walk away from the beach. The Afantou Golf Beach which is 2km away from the house is a very famous free, clean and organised pebble beach where you can always easily find a nice spot to enjoy your swimming and sunbathing.
The house is also located in Afantou town near many shops, like athletic shops, Greek tavernas (e.g. Mimis, George), pharmacies, cafes, tourist shops and bus station to Rhodes and other villages.
As the house has its own roof, you can take advantage and use your tent or sleeping bags to enjoy a cool sleep under the stars and the moon.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Afantou Golf 2 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Diagoras, about 20km away, by car or taxi 20 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 3, Lounge seats for 2|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
It is one of the largest towns of Rhodes, with about 6,700 permanent residents, located on the east coast, about 21 km from Rhodes City.
It is built between three hills and many argue that it was named due to its location, which was chosen so as not different from the pirates. So then village, now the city, was invisible, unseen.
Some others believe that the village was named after a wealthy landowner who lived there, the Efantos.
Remnants of ancient monuments, temples and tombs, are preserved today in the area of Afandou, as the evidence of a greater ancient civilization.
The town of Afandou is famous for its huge beach, perhaps the most popular on the island, which is approximately five kilometers, consisting of small pebbles and sand, and is just 2km from the city center.
In the town square, where it is located the City Hall, full of cafes, is dominated by the three entities church of Our LADY, the beautiful and tall bell tower.
Because of the intense interest in the tourist area of the city, there were built modern HOTELSand smaller accommodation, and many tourist facilities for the number of tourists who come here to enjoy the hospitality, the crystal sea, clean beach and the bright sun.
Afandou village is one of the largest villages in Rhodes, with a population of about 6700 people, it is located about 21 Km from the town of Rhodes.
It has a very long history, but the main reason for visiting Afandou (Afantou) is the 4Km long beach, one of the best beaches in Rhodes, because of the clean and crystal clear waters, the convenient small pebbles and sand in some places, and the option to find a spot at an organised site with umbrellas, showers and canteens or a more quiet spot on your own. The waters are usually calm since the WIND during the summer blows from the beach towards the sea.
Watersports are available at the organised parts of the beach.
Afandou area has also the Afandou Golf course which is the only Golf course in Rhodes Island, at a great location by the beach... It is an 18 hole course.
At the beach, there are quite a few small canteens, and further around the area quite a few restaurants / tavernas offering anything from local fresh fish to international food.
At the village you can go for a coffee at the cafeterias in the main square, and take the car-train to the beach and back. Also a folklore exhibition is worth visiting. The village has large lands cultivated with Olive trees and various fruit-bearing trees, and the main occupation for the residents has been Tourism in the past few years, before that though it has been mainly agriculture.