Pefkos or Pefki is a well known relaxed holiday beach resort located on eastern coast of Rhodes just a few kilometers south of Lindos. Pefkos has beautifull sandy beaches - more than four beaches - ideal place for sunbath, swimming and relaxation. The resort is set against a hill which is surrounded by pine trees from which actually this place got its name (Pefkos in greek language means Pine Tree) ! Pefki was known as a fishermen's hamlet located along the coastal road that connects the Lindos and Lardos village. Into the countryside of Pefki there are many fields of grapes, olives, figs etc. Pefki conveniently and administratively belongs to the municipality of Rhodes and according to the 2011 census it has 1.269 inhabitants. The main beach of Pefki is a pure sand beach with many water sports (jet skis, speed boats etc). Also is a Blue Flag awarded beach for 2008. In Pefki during the day and night time you can try several restaurants, cafes and bars. Lindos and Lardos village are not far from Pefki and you can visit those places in very short time. Many tourists choose accommodation in Pefki as their "base" for their excursions to nearby famous areas and beaches. The resort has a very high percentage of returning visitors !
Lindos with its famous beaches and ancient history its a popular holiday destination on the island of Rhodes with delicious food and intense night life ! Lindos was founded by the Dorians led by the king Tlepolemus of Rhodes who arrived in about the 10th century BC, was one of six Dorian cities in the area known as the Dorian Hexapolis. During the rule of Cleobulus Lindos was one of the Seven Sages of Greece. In classical times the acropolis of Lindos was dominated by the massive temple of Athena of Lindos. In Hellenistic and Roman times more buildings were added. In medieval times these buildings fell into disuse, and in the 14th century they were partly overlaid by a massive fortress built on the acropolis by the Knights of St. John to defend the island against the Ottomans. The Acropolis of Lindos has view to the surrounding harbours and beautiful coastline. Below the Acropolis lies the beautiful old town with the picturesque alleys, shops and restaurants offering great greek and fresh food. St Paul's Bay in Lindos is the place where apostle landed during a storm and nowdays St Paul's church is popular as a wedding chapel, the beach is just wonderful and thousand of tourist visit this place every year !
We offer you accomodation in two unique places on the island of Rhodess. Choose from our apartments located in the quiet beach resort area of Pefki (Pefkos) and our studios in the famous ancient city of Lindos with its magnificent Acropolis, the wonderful beaches and the intense night life and enjoy your vacation in comfort and safety !