With views of Navarone Bay and the sea beyond, Villa Maris is an ideal choice if you are wanting a taste of the Greek lifestyle. Inside, this 2 bedroom house is traditionally decorated and outside there is a private pool where you can admire the great views. About a 15 minute walk or a couple of minutes' drive will take you to Navarone Bay. The popular resort of Lindos is also only 10 minutes away by car . Pool heating, WiFi and air conditioning/heating in all bedrooms, plus lounge are included.
Swimming pool, pool terrace and sunbathing area
The private pool takes pride of place, surrounded by wooden decking, Mediterranean plants and views of the surrounding area. This is a great place to while away the hours. There is also a shaded terrace that has a dining table with chairs and brick BBQ - ideal for alfresco dining.
There is a spacious parking area that is shared with Villa Su Mavisi. From here is a pathway and then some steps leading to the front door on the first floor. There is a further entrance, accessible via the pool terrace on the ground floor.
Open plan living space
The spacious open plan living area oozes charm, with its classic furnishings, sofa and flat screen TV. Patio doors lead out to the shaded terrace. There is a well equipped kitchen where you can prepare anything from a refreshing drink to a delightful dinner. The dining table and chairs are to the back of the room- a great area to socialise in after a day around the pool.
Bedrooms and bathrooms
On the first floor there are 2 double bedrooms, with separate balconies and distant sea views . One of the bedrooms also has an en suite shower room. There is also a separate bathroom. Both bedrooms are brightly furnished with an eye-catching wooden bed bases.
This villa is registered and licenced by EOT Greek licensing association. This number is: 1143K100K0584901.
Navarone Bay is about a 15 minute walk from Villa Maris, making it an ideal base if you want to be close to the beach. Around a 10 minute drive takes you to the charming village at Lindos where there is a good selection of places to eat, drink and shop. A little further , after Pefkos is Lardos Square which is well worth a visit with its shops and eateries. Villa Okyanus Mavisi are next door, making these houses ideal for large groups.
Local markets and shopping
Nearby Lindos is a hive of small boutique shops and craft shops, for some serious retail therapy. Or, head north to the cosmopolitan Rhodes Town where you will find designer shops and well-known high street brands. A short drive from Villa Maris, towards Pefkos, is the local bakery offering a wide variety of sweet and savoury delights and also a mini market. The nearest main supermarket can be found just before the village of Kalathos. There is a small selection of shops in Lardos.
Bars and restaurants
For those of you that want to enjoy livelier nightlife you can easily get a taxi to drop you into Lindos where there is a great selection of bars and restaurants. Pefkos is a popular family resort with a wide variety of places to eat and drink. The seafront restaurants offer the opportunity to enjoy wonderful sunsets. Bars offer entertainment including quizzes, tribute bands and rock evenings. Lardos is well worth a visit and has a variety of bars and eateries.
The closest beach to Villa Maris is Navarone Bay, it has impressive scenery and a mix of sand and rocks. Lee Beach is the main beach of Pefkos with sun loungers, umbrellas and boat hire. The smaller beaches of St. Thomas, Kavos and Plakia are also a good choice. Fokia Bay at the far end of the resort offers scuba diving at all levels.
Pefkos offers bars and restaurants with play areas for children. Water sports including pedaloes, jet skis, and boat hire can be enjoyed in Pefkos and nearby Lindos too. The glass bottom boat can be found at the end of 'boat trip lane' in Pefkos offering short trips around the local bays - perfect for children.
Places of interest
The monastery of Profitis Ilias is situated on the hillside up above Pefkos. At night you will see its large cross lit up. A short drive away in Lindos is the famous Acropolis where you can take a 'donkey taxi' to the top. There is also quaint St. Pauls chapel which is popular for wedding's.
Near to the village of Lardos you will find Hellas Mini-Golf. It has 18 standard holes of Swedish type recognised by the World Mini-Golf Federation. In Afandou Bay you can find a championship 18-hole golf course.
Other places of interest
Scuba diving is very popular at Fokia Bay. Inland from Lardos is the village of Laerma well known for Horse-riding.
Every villa comes with its own manual, complete with details of the best restaurants, taxis, local amenities and activities. And of course, our reps are on hand to make sure you love your holiday more. If you need any advice or tips on the local area, they will be more than happy to help.