Rhodes is the largest island in the Dodecanese island group and one of the most popular destinations in Greece. It is famous for its long sandy beaches, as well as the charming seaside village of Lindos and of course, its fascinating Old Town, one of the biggest and best-preserved Medieval towns in Europe! The island has an international airport and a big port with frequent ferry connections to Athens and other islands.
As far as the tourism industry is concerned, two opposing and totally different hotel styles can be found in Rhodes: the all-inclusive 5-star beach resorts and the low-cost hotels that are mostly popular among college students and budget travellers. However, if you are looking for something more special and out of the ordinary, this is the right article!
We have spotted the best-kept secret boutique hotels in Rhodes, with an interesting style of architecture and a lovely design, with attention to detail. Keep reading to find them out!
The stylish AF Lindia Nature Boutique Hotel provides minimally decorated luxury suites near the famous Acropolis of Lindos, with outdoor jacuzzis, hot tubs, arched doorways, sea views and other deluxe features. The hotel is located only a couple minutes away from the beach and its design is based on the natural materials and the architectural tradition of Rhodes. A restaurant where you can taste local products and traditional Greek dishes is also available at AF Lindia Nature Boutique Hotel.
Named after its monumental red gate, Kokkini Porta Rossa is situated in the heart of Rhodes Town and more specifically in the old town. The hotel is housed in a carefully restored centuries-old building and its design aims at preserving the local culture and tradition, while also promoting sustainable accommodation. Its suites have an authentic style and a cozy atmosphere. They have been decorated with antique furniture, unique decorative pieces and other works of art that reflect the location’s long history.
Hidden in the Medieval alleys of Rhodes’ Old Town, the stone-built Trinity Boutique Hotel offers luxury suites in a 15th century building that has been fully restored. Maintaining its authentic atmosphere and elements of its past, the hotel has been equipped with a variety of modern amenities, mixing tradition and convenience in order to create the ideal setting for luxurious accommodation. A bar and a lounge with a cozy atmosphere are available and breakfast made with local products is served.
The studios available at Thalassa Luxury Studios are the perfect place to stay for guests seeking seafront accommodation in Lindos. In addition to their excellent location, practically on the beach and around 300 meters away from the ancient Acropolis, the fully renovated studios have a modern chic style and a bright atmosphere. They are well equipped, with a variety of complementary amenities and beautiful design features in order to combine comfort with aesthetics. Each studio comes with a private kitchen as well.
Melenos Art Boutique Hotel is located in Lindos, offering amazing views of both the beach and the Acropolis. The traditionally designed hotel has been decorated with a selection of carefully crafted items that are one of a kind and in each suite, you will discover unique elements that reflect the local culture. Its architecture has a 17th century style and the gourmet restaurant available at the hotel offers an opportunity to taste the highlights of the Greek cuisine with a Mediterranean twist.
Designed to offer a touch of modern luxury to your accommodation in Rhodes, Lindos Beach Boutique Villa is located near the beach of Lindos. With a housing capacity of 6, this family-friendly villa opens to a lovely balcony with stunning sea views and provides an outdoor jacuzzi as well. In its interior you will find both modern and traditional elements and the rooms are characterized by a relaxing atmosphere to help you unwind and enjoy your accommodation to the fullest.
Only a few meters away from the sea, Villa Melenos offers tranquility and magical sea views for your accommodation in Lindos, at a short distance from the Acropolis of Lindos and the beach. The villa has a traditional style and its interior is decorated with wooden details, unique works of art and embroidery. It has a warm and inviting ambience which makes it perfect for those who want to experience an authentic, home-like setting in Rhodes. It is fully equipped and can house up to 4 guests.
Less than 2 km away from the beach, Victoria Koskinou Traditional House offers accommodation in the charming village Koskinou. The house has a traditional design, with signature decorative pieces and hand-picked textiles. It is cozy and bright, with a fully equipped kitchen where you can prepare your meals and a furnished outdoor seating area. It can house up to 3 people and is a great option if you would like to experience a relaxing vacation in an authentic environment.
Combining elements of the island’s past and present, Allegory Hotel guarantees an unforgettable experience of Medieval luxury in the center of the Old Town. It has an amazing design, influenced by the city’s Medieval atmosphere and with modern details that coexist harmoniously with unique decorative artworks. Each one of the suites available at Allegory Hotel has its own story to tell through its design. They are fully equipped, with all kinds of modern amenities required for a luxurious stay and a variety of personalized services are also offered.
Beautifully designed deluxe suites with a minimal style are offered by Kalathos Square Luxury Suites in the village of Kalathos, approximately 2 kilometers away from the beach. In each suite, you will discover traditional furniture pieces, as well as earthy details. Built-in beds, blue shutters and other typical elements of the authentic Greek style of architecture can be spotted. The suites are spacious and well-equipped, with kitchens, living rooms and fully furnished outdoor seating area with private pools.
Boasting an excellent location just a few meters away from the beach of Lindos, Chrysanthi Studios offers accommodation with great views of the landscape in a tranquil and peaceful setting near the Acropolis of Lindos. The studios have a friendly atmosphere and a minimal interior design, with bright colored details and various complementary amenities, including bath products and kitchenware. Each studio comes with a private kitchen and a bathroom and it can accommodate 2 guests.