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Rental basis: Room with own facilities
Number of bedrooms: 1; Number of other rooms with beds: 0
Number of bathrooms: 1
Each of the two ‘superior’ suites have a sitting area with a panoramic sea vista from a private terrace overlooking Lindos harbour. Maximum occupany is 3 guests.
Perched on the flanks of the Lindos Acropolis in the historic village of Lindos, Villa Melenos shares the same spectacular position as the Melenos-lindos hotel, with its panorama overlooking the Lindos harbour and the Aegean beyond.
“Melenos hotel in Lindos Rhodes has a spectacular setting of nature and history for its distinctive accommodation: it nestles within the high rocky flank of the ancient Lindos Acropolis and offers a panorama of the Aegean Sea and distant coastline.
Blending with the heritage village style, the hotel's white-washed and sandstone buildings containing the twelve suites and public areas, branch off a central stairway, giving the appearance of -- a village within a village. Adapting the early 17th century Lindian architecture, this Lindos luxury hotel is uniquely enriched with an array of detail throughout hand carved stone facades, elaborate carved woodwork, hand-painted ceramics, as well as decorative painted ceilings.
Massive stone walls support the guests' private terraces paved with pebble mosaics. Gardens with bougainvillea, frangipani, lavender and jasmine, complete the sensuous and sophisticated setting of this Lindos Rhodes hotel.
On terraces overlooking the Aegean and the distant coastline, the twelve suites of Melenos Lindos luxury hotel share the same traditional 17th century style. However, each room has an individual ambiance, depending upon its size and orientation within the complex.
The suites contain luxurious Coco-mat mattresses which are set on large traditional Lindian raised wooden platforms that are constructed from Katrani cedar shaped with hand-carved decorative wood-work. Specially executed hand-painted ceilings and ceramic panels, old carved village doors, mother-of-pearl inlay furniture and mirror frames, marble mosaic floors, combine with luxury items such as of Frette linen and towels, and Korres natural bath amenities.
Villa Melenos usually operates from the 15th of April until the 31st October each season. It is an ideal choice for those desiring an independent retreat for up to five guests, while benefitting from the thoughtful and friendly service of Melenos-lindos hotel, a short distance away.
During the winter off-season you are invited to negotiate the use of the serviced villa on a monthly rental basis. Its large fireplace and additional heating creates a comfortable winter refuge to relax and use as a Home-away-from-home; a perfect base for artists, writers or for nature-lovers to sample the temperate -- yet sometimes wild --mediterranean winter weather in solitude.
Lindos is approximately 45 km from Rhodes Port and Airport.
Perched on the flanks of the Lindos Acropolis in the historic village of Lindos, the Villa shares the same spectacular position as the Melenos-lindos hotel, with its panorama overlooking the Lindos harbour and the Aegean beyond. Recognized as a global cultural monument, the ancient village of Lindos is a maze of narrow car-free streets -- adding to its exclusive charm. However parking is within comfortable walking distance. ( When booking, request special transport arrangements be made for frail or disabled guests )
Directions From The Airport:
When exiting from Rhodes Diagoras International Airport, turn left, then within a short distance turn right at the traffic lights. Continue along this road for approximately 10 minutes to the main Rhodes-lindos highway – a ‘t’ junction with traffic lights. Turn right and continue 45 km. to Lindos. The approach to the village is a surprise, enticing you to pause to admire the breathtaking, first impression of the setting. The turn-off down to the village square and parking is a short distance on the left. Kindly note to use entrance A.
Built almost one hundred years ago, Melenos-villa has been recently restored and refurbished to the same demanding standards of meticulous attention as Melenos-lindos hotel, offering C 21st comfort and amenities with 5 star service.
Us E Of Gue S T S E Rvice S At Me L Enos - L Indos Hot E L :
16 hours Front Desk availability at the Melenos Lindos hotel – 2 minutes walking distance. The hotel offers wireless internet connection as well as business facilities (fax, internet, photocopier and courier service) Ask our concierge for assistance in activities, travel arrangements and specific requests such as: boat / car rental, air and boat tickets, restaurantbookings, private tour guides, hairdresser, childcare, wake up call, early breakfast requests.
Private round-trip transfer upon request. Baby sitter and doctor service upon request.
A variety of movies available at the Front Desk. Laptop available for personal use upon request as well as PlayStation and baby monitor.
Cui S Ine :
Melenos-restaurant is considered to be one of the foremost restaurants on the island of Rhodes. As well as having a spectacular position in the shadow of the ancient acropolis and a panorama of the Aegean, the restaurant is renowned for its imaginative food prepared by chef Gogo Nikolopoulou from Athens.
Based on Greek traditional kitchen with its eastern Mediterranean influences, our diverse menu includes local Lindian recipes which have been handed down over many generations. The menu changes regularly according to availability of fresh produce from the market as well as our kitchen garden.
Operating daily fromam topm you may enjoy your breakfast, a light lunch and a romantic dinner at the Melenos-restaurant -- or in the privacy of your Villa.
We happily cater for guests who have special dietary preferences that require specific diets such as vegetarian, or have allergies of any kind. Please let us know in advance.
Cooking Cours E S :
For the first time on Rhodes, Michalis Melenos and our Food & Beverage team is offering guests the novel opportunity of combining leisure with a culinary vacation.
Following traditional Greek methods our guests will now be able to learn how to prepare dishes in a beautiful, friendly and informal setting -- then dine on their creations. The courses are given in English and Greek in small groups of 8 people. Participation needs to booked, prior to arrival date. Lessons take place in our professional, fully equipped kitchen which has sufficient work space for everyone to get rolling and chopping together. Apart from some wonderful memories -- our guests will have the chance to take home many culinary secrets of homemade, traditional Greek cuisine.
Me L Enos L Indos Garden T Errace :
Villa guests are invited to enjoy the intimate Garden Terrace at Melenos Lindos hotel to have an opportunity to mingle with hotel guests. Or just lounge and admire the sweeping sea and coastal view -- relaxing on the comfortable sofa-beds while enjoying champagne or classic and contemporary cocktails, together with tempting petit gourmet treats.
Foul I Gi F T Shop :
The unusual items displayed around our property are from owner / operator, Michalis Melenos’ private collection. If you share a similar passion, we invite you to browse in our “Fouli Gift Shop” where you may discover unique pieces from Greece, Turkey, Italy and Syria.
Weddings & Event S :
Whether you are looking for an intimate, small wedding or a large extravagant one, we are here to make this dream come true. Our main objective is to proficiently organize a stress-free event for you. We respect our guests’ privacy with professional and responsible personal attention to every detail.
Eco- R E S Pons I B I L I T Y:
We are proud of Melenos Lindos and the enormous effort that has been made to design a venue which sensitively respects its ancient environment. The use of natural traditional materials such as locally quarried sand-stone, Katrani cedar, pebbles gathered from nearby beaches and Greek marble fragments for paving, have given integrity to the hotel’s hand-crafted construction.
Melenos Lindos has been awarded by: Gstc – Travelife – Green Key – Iso 22000
We offer free Wifi during your stay!
* Check in: from 14:00h to 17:00h
* Check out: from 8:00h to 12:00h
* Not accepted: Any kind of pet,Smokers
* Security deposit: Not required-It is not required to leave a security deposit.
* Extra cost already included:
Cleaning included in the price
Restrictions: Pets, Smokers
Cancellation policy varies with the check-in dates. Please select the checkin/checkout date to see the cancellation policy for those dates.
CuddlyNest service fee is non-refundable. Service fee splitted by host will also be charged from guest.