Fontana Luxury Villa Salakos is tastefully furnished in a light and contemporary style, while sympathetically blending with its rustic surroundings in the delightful and authentic mountain village of Salakos.
Nestled in the foothhills of Profitis Ilias and boasting both mountain and sea views, this split level home is surrounded by natural beauty: lush green landscape, olive groves, orange and lemon trees, vineyards, freshwater springs and walking trails, and yet it is only ten minutes to the nearest beach.
Enjoy swimming in the newly installed eco pool in the privacy of a landscaped enclosed garden, or relax and watch the sun set over the Aegean Sea, with the Island of Symi and Turkey’s coastline in the distance.
Dine al fresco in the pleasant shaded outside dining area, and prepare your meals in the outdoor kitchen with washing up area, built in BBQ, fridge and crockery storage area.
For those times when you do wish to cook indoors, the air-conditioned open plan living area with spacious, well-equipped kitchen, breakfast bar and dining area is perfect for socialising with family and friends while preparing meals togother using delicious local produce from the village.
On the bottom level of this split-level home, two spacious double bedrooms with air conditioning and ample wardrobe space lead out through mosquito screened glass doors onto a narrow veranda. The shared bathroom has enough cupboard and shelving space for each person’s toiltries and has a shower over a bath and WC.
In the living area, the sofa turns into a comfortable double bed, and a WC with built in laundry facilities is also on this floor.
This Villa is also ideal for winter stays as it has an open fireplace, oil central-heating, smart TV with OTE TV and Wifi.
The charming plateia of Salakos is the hub of the village, where locals and visitors come together in a friendly and warm atmosphere. Three tavernas offer delicious traditional Greek food, while the cafe serves mezze, coffes, and drinks. The two village shops provide a great selection of fresh local produce as well as a good selection of groceries and wine.
Salakos is at the corssroads of many of the island’s roads making it an ideal location from which to reach all of Rhode’s favourite attractions. Diagoras International Airport is only 23kms away, Rhodes Old Twon 41kms, and famous Lindos Village is 48 kms away. The popular holiday resorts of Faliraki, Kolympia and Afandou are a pleasant 45 minute drive and Kalithea Springs is 43 kms away.
Nearer to Salakos the beaches of Kamiros, Kalavarda, and Sorini are only 10-15 minutes by car, some baosting the best kite surfing conditions, while others are ideal for sunbathing on free sunbeds, providing you buy a coffee or water from the beach front waiter. TheAncient Kamiors archeological site is 7.4kms away, and Kritinia Castle 26kms, and many of the other mountain villages such as the tourist village of Embona are only a short drive.
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