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Rosalie Carr

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Highly Specified Luxury 6 Bedroom Villa, Individually Furnished, Panoramic Views

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Bedrooms 6
Separate WC's1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Photos and Description of this 6 bedroom holiday villa in Greece - GR2451

Villa in Lindos,Rhodes,Greece -1km from historic Lindos,dominated By Its 2400 Yr Old Acropolis, With Quality Restaurants And Bars

Designed for indoor / outdoor living the ground floor living area opens onto an outdoor dining area covered with a pergola with steps leading down into the 10 x 5 m pool. There is a huge pool area with 12 wooden sun loungers and a large outdoor sofa ; all of which enjoy panoramic views of Navarone Bay. The villa is set on a plateau 100 metres above sea level and 400 m back from the sea and overlooks the 6 star Acqua Grande hotel on the beach front where you can use the spa facilities. The villa is set in large grounds of 2000m2 and feels private. Outside there is a traditional Greek barbecue and outside speakers for the stereo. Inside is furnished individually with a mixture of antique and modern furniture very much as our home. The villa is well equipped with plasma TV, satellite, DVD, wifi , stereo, Air con throughout, power showers, fully equipped kitchen with fridge freezer and ice maker for those all important cocktails. A welcome pack of food and wine is provided.

  • children welcome
Rosalie Carr (Owner)
Member since: 2012
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Speaks English

About Rosalie Carr

I was fortunate to be able to step back from full time work early in life and wanted to build summer and winter holiday homes that we would like to return to again and again.

I had found it surprisingly hard to rent holiday properties that really work over the years and set about places which we could enjoy initially without children with friends; and now with our very young family and other families

My wife and I hope that you enjoy it and merely ask you to respect and treat it as you would your own home

Rosalie Carr purchased this villa in 2006

Why Rosalie Carr chose Europe

Lindos captivated me when I was 21 with its unspoilt charm and buzzing bars and restaurants hewn out of the interiors of old fishermans cottages which remain intact and give character.

Rhodes is a large island and provides something for everyone. It is a long way south and has sun 300 days a year; it has every variety of watersports available; it has history for me with the legacy of the crusades and the Colussus in Rhodes old town together with the Italian occupation legacy; spas for my wife and surprises with the quality and variety of restaurants in Lindos. It is a great island to explore with hillside towns , walks; family destinations such as waterpark; a butterflly trail; golf, shopping, day trips to Turkey, scuba diving boat hire - we still have not covered it after 6 years

What makes this villa unique

We built the villa because we had found it a challenge to find rental homes for holidays that worked with a quality 'at home' feel of being well and individually furnished and with views, plus all the modern conveniences of a hotel from wifi and plasma TV down to quality linen; but with the flexibility of a home in which to entertain family and friends rather than be restricted to a hotel room and public areas.

We hope that we have achieved this in a location where we can go to local hotels to use spas and watersports and also to be able to enjoy great local restaurants or simply barbecue at home around the pool and make a cocktail , enjoy the sunset and put our own music on.

It works for us and our many friends who have stayed and we hope that you enjoy it too.


1 holidaymaker review

Highly Specified Luxury 6 Bedroom Villa, Individually Furnished, Panoramic Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

Fantastic, Villa Athena was a true luxury break.

  • 5 of 5

We were a group of friends and family celebrating a major birthday. The villa was perfect for our needs. A real treat. Plenty of space, comfortable beds, fantastic views and best of all the ice maker. We want one at home now. The house is well provisioned with everything you need. A great pool, plenty of sun loungers and an outside BBQ. We ate in all the recommended restaurants and were not disappointed. The beach in front is definitely worth a visit. The local boats stop there to snorkel. Its crystal clear and great for swimming. We also chartered a yacht one day - Yin Yang which was the highlight of the week. The brochures are in the draw.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
400 Metres
Aqua Grande
Nearest Ferry
50 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
30 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
400 Metres
Nearest Beach
400 Metres


The beach shared with Aqua Grande hotel in front of the villa is 400m away is good but not at the level of the spectacular St Pauls Bay beach 1 km away underneath Lindos. There are many great quality beaches including Pefkos 1 km south , Glystra 4km south next to the beach of Lindian Village hotel (one of Leading Hotels of the World) where we go for lunch and hire waterski and catamarans. Prassonisi 25 km south is the site of world windsurf championships and boards and lessons can be hired


Flights to Rhodes airport are operated from the Uk by Easyjet, Ryanair, Thomas Cook, Thomson , Jet 2 and there are direct flights form Italy and Germany with e dreams , airberlin

From the airport it is an easy 40 minute drive south to the villa along the coastal road. We recommend hiring a car with www.holidayautos.com whicis cheap and allows all of Rhodes many attractions to be reached


The villa is 1 km south of beautifully preserved Lindos which is dominated by a 2400 year old Acropolis and has great quality restaurants and bars. The village is covered by a preservation order and no cars can access its narrow cobbled streets.

Rhodes is around 30 minutes north and the old town is the largest inhabited medieval town in Europe, preserved from the crusades and one day boat trips to Turkey can be taken from here.

Further Details:

Lindos surprises with some excellent restaurants helped in part by a strong Italian influence in the village. Broccolini run by a young Italian couple from New York has the best bruschetta we have tasted in the world; Melonos is a very special boutique hotel created as a labour of love by the owner over 10 years and the restaurants benefits from sensational views and decor and the restaurant from the same eye to detail; Archontiko in a converted old ships captains house has superb traditional Greek cuisine; there are Italian pizza and gelatto bars and even a Thai restaurant as well as the more usual Greek cuisine of which the beach restaurants do superb calamari.

The are many bars to suit all tastes and 2 smaller nightclubs hideen away with a larger club 1 km north and looking back at the flood lit village of Lindos.

Further afield we go to Philosophia restuarant in Pefkos 2 km south for the friendly owner and fantastic sunset views and for lunch we often go to Lindian Village for their welcoming staff, excellent lunches , 3 huge interlinked pools and the ability to hire their water sports equipment.

Heading south to tip of Rhodes to see Prassonissi beach and the spectacle of driving along the sand bar with windsurfers on each side moving at the same speed - join them if you can

Travelling north you pass the golf course and the old Italian spa of Kalithea before reaching Rhodes Town

There is a boutique spa in Lindos itself and a number of the hotels such as the 6 star Acqua Grande in front of the villa has the sort of facilities that my wife loves. Lindos has shopping normally best reserved until the evening as does Rhodes town.

Pefkos 1.5 km south has an excellent bakery for the morning croissant run and the main supermarket is 4 km north on the main road to Rhodes

All over Rhodes as well as the beaches there are inland hill towns to explore, pine forests,walks, golf, water park, water ski, windsurf, catamarans,shopping, spas


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Greece, Rhodes

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
17 Sep 2016 - 30 Sep 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Oct 2016 - 5 Nov 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Off Season
6 Nov 2016 - 31 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Early Season
1 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid Season
27 May 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Primary Season
24 Jun 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Peak Season
15 Jul 2017 - 18 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High Season
19 Aug 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Primary Season
26 Aug 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid Season
16 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
End Season
30 Sep 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Off Season
4 Nov 2017 - 30 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

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Booking Notes:

Please check rates quoted because the website defaults rates for bookings a long way in advance to rates that dont reflect seasons
When you confirm your wish to book we send a standard booking form with all the details for you to sign , scan and return. When we have received this and the 30% deposit, the holiday booking is confirmed back to you. You pay to direct to our bank or via paypal with a 3 % cost recharge.
We offer 10 % discounts to all repeat clients and the same to those booking our ski chalet in Switzerland.
The balance of 70 % is due 10 weeks before departure and we send a reminder withmore holiday details

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Saturday but there is some flexibility in non peak months of April and October

Notes on prices:
Prices include laundry and changeover clean and also a welcome pack of basic food and wine , fruit , bread to get you through the first night and breakfast

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Greece in World

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 260 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • Top floor family bathroom with separate bath and power shower; twin sinks Ground floor bathroom with bath and power shower and single sink, WC Ground floor WC and sink Lower ground floor family bathroom with separate bath and power shower; twin sinks
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 12 (6 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom 1 with king size bed on top floor Twin bedroom 2 on top floor 2 double bedrooms on ground floor Master bedroom with king size bed on lower ground floor Twin bedroom on lower ground floor
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • children welcome ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: Very much the owners home and personalised - please enjoy it and treat as your own and look after it as you would your own. The accomodation is spread over 3 floors and works well for up to 3 young families as our own or large groups as we used to be ! Outside: The villa has a large 10 x 5 m2 pool that is surrounded by a pool area which contains 12 wooden sun loungers and an outdoor sofa for 4 . A traditional Greek style barbecue and an outdoor shower are set off to one side and a pergola covers the outdoor dining area and steps into the pool. The villa stands in grounds of 2000m 2 all of which enjoy unobstructed panoramic views of Navarone Bay. Utility Room: Washing machine Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All linen and laundry and towels included in the price along with a full clean and check in on the first morning with the villa manager. A welcome pack to get you through the first evening and breakfast with wine beer, crisps , fruit , bread coffee milk Other: Formal internal dining room - modern dining table and chairs - all unused (!) ; antique chest , artwork Outside dining area under pergola - wooden dining table and chairs for 12

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