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Medieval & Chic Villa, Old Town, Rhodes

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom House (Can Accommodate Up To 4 Persons)

Laokontos House at a glance.

THEMES: Tradition & Simplicity

LOCATION:Medieval City

SIZE: 100 sq meters.

TYPE:Private Villa

OCCUPANCY: Up to 4 guests

BEDROOMS: 2

MINIMUM STAY: 5 Nights.

Amenities:

• Queen or King size Beds

• Complimentary Bath Towels, Beach Towels & Linen

• Electronic Safe-Box

• 2 Bathrooms with Shower

• Fully equipped kitchen/ Nespresso Coffee Machine

• Living room with dining area

• Private terrace and seating area.

• Air conditioning

• Flat screen TV

• Hairdryer

• Extra towels and linens

• Washing Machine

• DVD player

• High Speed internet access Wi-Fi

• VIP Amenities/Toiletries

SERVICES

• Upon request transport service to / from Rhodes airport and port.

• Detailed arrival information

• Personal check in on the property.

• Welcome Basket.

• Daily maid service upon request

• Car rental

• Free beach towels.

• Hot-spot recommendations.

• Free high speed internet access – Wi-Fi

• VIP Amenities/Toiletries

More Details

Owner
Yiannis Karagiannis
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, greek
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 29, 2017

About Yiannis Karagiannis

Currently living in Rhodes, Greece. University studies in London,holding a BA in Travel & Tourism.

Likes sports, travelling and adventure.

Yiannis Karagiannis purchased this villa in 2010

Why Yiannis Karagiannis chose Rhodes

Property Renovated in 2011.The property is situated in a quiet and residential area but on the same time only 7 minutes away from all the branded shops, bars and restaurants of the centre of the Medieval city of Rhodes.

What makes this villa unique

Laookontos house, a spacious medieval residence built on the foundations of the Crusaders. Wood and stone, marble and stylish textile motives create an aura of chic opulence inviting guests to relax in splendor. The garden is fitted with elegant furnishings ensuring a pleasurable escape within the property. We have carefully restored it to become a beautiful and vast self-catering house for couples and families who want to experience the magical Old Town of Rhodes from the inside. This is a special and unique place to stay, a peaceful and intimate retreat in the bustle of an incredible city. So if you like a ambiance to your holiday of soft white sheets, candlelit evenings, ancient cobbled streets and tavernas around the corner, all whilst still being five minutes walk from the harbor and just minutes from reclining on the beach in a deckchair, this is the place for you.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Just returned from a great week in Rhodes where we stayed in this fabulous house in the heart of the Old Town of Rhodes. Whilst outside shows the burden of time on the properties around, when you enter the door to 6 Laokontos you enter into a peaceful private courtyard leading to a stunning modern home. The property has been modernised throughout and offers all the space, comfort and equipment that you will need. There is a good sized kitchen with large fridge/freezer, a small but spacious lounge with plenty of seating, a dining table and a new TV system with plenty of channel choices. Upstairs are two large bedrooms with loads of storage space. One has an en-suite shower room and the other has use of a seperate shower room downstairs. The beds were lovely and comfortable. Yiannis the owner has done a great job modernising the property and is so helpful wanting everyone who uses his property to be comfortable and relaxed. Great location, spacious and well fitted out and with an owner who makes you feel so welcome, we would recommend this property.
Apr 2014
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Amenities

Rhodes Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Monument View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1st Floor Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Ground Floor Bathroom - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 large double bedroom, Queen Size bed at1st floor
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 double bedroom ,double size bed at first floor
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • parasailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Medieval & Chic Villa, Old Town, Rhodes
average rating of 4.9459457 based on 38 reviews
5

Quiet, comfortable and well located

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and comfortable in an excellent location. The apartment comes well furnished with towels, pillows, cushions and bedding. Not to mention a bottle of Champagne in the fridge! The apartment is a conversion of an old building, maintaining many period features but with all modern conveniences and a lovely private courtyard..

A very wide range of bars and restaurants are within a couple of minutes walk.

Yiannis is a very accommodating and friendly host and I can recommend his apartment without reserve.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pleasant, quiet, convenient

  • 4 of 5

This house was well set-up with everything we needed.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous villa

  • 5 of 5

Lovely house in a great location. Very peaceful but only 5 minutes walk into town.

Yiannis is a lovely guy,he welcomed us when we arrived,left us with everything we needed for our stay,sorted our transfers,nothing seemed any trouble.

The house was spotlessly clean and finished to a high standard,would highly recommend this property.

Dave & Jill

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent property and service. The owner had thought of everything and was very helpful.

  • 5 of 5

The owner arranged for a taxi to take us from the airport to the accommodation and met us at the property, despite our late arrival. He had also provided us with food for breakfast the next day and other useful essentials and luxuries. He was very helpful in explaining about the property and pointing out where the best supermarket was and helped out when I lost my mobile phone. I had tracked it to a hotel on the other side of the island and he contacted the hotel and the local bus station to enable me to retrieve it. The accommodation was very well appointed and we were able to enjoy time there as well as exploring the old town. This is the best accommodation we have stayed in and there was so much to see and do in the old town. The owner also organised a taxi back to the airport and because we were staying for two weeks, organised for the house to be cleaned and the linen to be changed and provided us with another bottle of the local wine. We were also allowed to stay at the property until 8:00pm as we had a late flight back to the UK. Definitely a must and a pleasure to meet the owner. Thank you for providing an excellent service.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing old town property

  • 5 of 5

The details of this fantastic house are understated. The quality of the accommodation is fantastic - very modern, spacious and tastefully installed. The rooms are large with high ceilings. The private patio offers lots of shade. The house is situated at the heart of the old town, just a few minutes walk from the city gate and less than five minutes from a range of quality restaurants.

Yiannis provided a very generous welcome pack - cheese, ham, eggs, butter, bread, tea bags, coffee and several bottles of water. There was also a bottle of ouzo and sparkling wine!

The property is very quiet and is not overlooked.

We took Yiannis' advice and took a taxi from the airport.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A cool retreat in Rhodes Old Town

  • 5 of 5

It's a medieval building on the outside and a stylish modern apartment on the inside. It was the perfect base for exploring Rhodes. Everything about it worked for our group of 3. The beds were comfortable. The living room space was great for lounging. The A/C was cold. We were able to do our laundry and make coffee. We could have cooked complete meals, but with all the great restaurants nearby we didn't want to. I would definitely rent this again.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Rhodes Diagoras Airport (RHO)
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Kilometres
Rhodes Port
Nearest Golf
18 Kilometres
Afandou Golf
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Medieval Town Restaurants
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Elli Beach
Car: not necessary

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

ALL TAXES INCLUDED AT STATED PRICES
NO EXTRA CHARGES

Rates are per night on a 2 guest occupancy.
Extra guest charge of 20 euro per night.
Infants age 0-5 free.

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.

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