15th Century, stone-built, renovated traditional village house.
- Located within the medieval castle of Koskinou which was built by the knights Hospitaller (1402).
The wall of the main salla is actually the inner wall of the castle (in Greek "Castro" means "Castle", hence the name of the villa).
- Antique furniture and handcrafted wooden structures can be enjoyed.
- Traditional lime painting methods have been applied throughout the villa, creating a healthy, anti bacteria, anti allergic environment.
Rooms and amenities (Sleeps 4 persons)
Main salla: spacious, 38m² (409 ft²), supported by a stone arch 5 meter (16,5 ft) high. The exceptional high ceiling gives room for 2 traditional wooden carved, high level sleeping places (each one accommodates two sleepers).
Kitchen: Fully equipped + washing machine.
Courtyard: Cozy and private open space for simply relaxing or dining, shaded by 2 trees (a wild fig tree and a mulberry tree).
Bedroom 1&2: High level double sleeping places
THERE IS ACTUALLY ONLY ONE BEDROOM WHICH IS THE SALLA OF THE HOUSE, THE ROOM WHERE TRADITIONALLY THE SLEEPING PLACES WERE ERECTED.
Bathroom: Bathtub, basin, shower, WC
Internet: Cable & Wireless (Available optionally)
Sattelite TV: Available optionally
Air Condition: Available optionally
Heating at winter: Electric heater
Mediterranean Cooking: Available optionally
Greek cuisine lesson day. Starts with getting the ingredients while touring the open AIR FRUIT AND VEGETABLE market ("LAIKI") of THE CITY OF Rodos (Wednesday/Thursday/Saturday). Return to the house and participate in preparing POPULAR Greek dishes. Getting accustomed WITH the SPICES of Mediterranean Greek cuisine.
Within walking distance from the house (2-3 minutes) you can find:
4 local eating places (all favorites in their own right), 3 coffee/pastry places, a souvlaki place, a mini market (daily fresh vegetable/fruits), a butcher, and a tailor.
All three properties are very close to each other (Villa Gremos & Villa Castro are separated by a wall, while Villa Mouria is only a three walking minutes away from the other villas).