Description of Villa Zandra
4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms
Villa Zandra OverviewWhen you arrive at Villa Zandra, you will immediately understand why it has won so many coveted awards. It is incredibly striking, superbly maintained and guests have the services of an amazing host who will go out of his way to ensure that you return with fantastic holiday memories. There are so many personal touches such as complimentary luxury toiletries, bathrobes and slippers and daily housekeeping services. Your every whim can be arranged by the premier concierge services provided by the host. You can indulge in daily personal chefs, grocery deliveries, shuttle and taxi services, private luxury yacht charter with a captain, excursions, guided tours, yoga and luxury spa massages and treatments in the villa.
Villa Zandra is located amongst the stunning, ancient botanical garden area of Fytorio Rodou, an 8-minute drive from the atmospheric Medieval Old Town of Rhodes and a 5-minute drive from stunning beaches. The villa is impressively secluded and accessed via a serene side road between the Old Town and Kalithea. Engulfed in utter tranquillity, amongst the glorious olive groves and fields, the villa is conveniently close to the city as well as Koskinou village and the picturesque Kalithea. The villa’s 4000 sqm plot is both exquisite and fascinating with stunning Mediterranean gardens brimming with pine, olive, pomegranate and peach trees, colourful plants and flowers, numerous courtyards and charming seating arrangements, sandstones and statues and of course a fantastic terrace and swimming pool. With breathtaking views to the azure waters of the Aegean and the lush green hills of Kalithea, Villa Zandra is a luxurious oasis of heavenly calm and tranquillity.
This impeccable villa boasts four unique luxurious bedroom suites which can accommodate up to 12 guests. This prestigious private residence was designed by a highly acclaimed and imaginative Greek architect, making it a striking masterpiece combining delicate luxury, modern style yet still respecting typical Mediterranean architecture. The villa has an abundance of space, high-quality fixtures and fittings, fabulous, distinctive furnishings suited to each room and bounteous decorative accessories.
You will almost feel as though you are in a gallery in the open plan living and dining area. It is illuminated with massive doors and windows to the gorgeous terrace and pool area. Impressive artwork will catch your eye as you wander around. There are two astounding, fully equipped kitchens with enough equipment to impress a seasoned chef. The 300sqm terrace is fantastic with a wonderful 10m x 5m swimming pool, deluxe sun loungers, parasols, covered alfresco dining and a charming built-in barbecue with plenty of food preparation space.
The four bedroom-suites are extraordinary, some on the ground floor and others on fascinating mezzanine levels. All the suites have been named after famous Greek women. The Maria Callas suite has a king-size bed and can sleep, two guests. The Melina Mercouri suite has a queen bed and a double bed, sleeping four guests. Nana Mouskouri has one queen bed and two singles, and Irene Papas has one queen bed. The 4 en-suite bathrooms are immaculate, stylish and dazzling and all have rain showers. One of the suites even has two huge walk-in wardrobes/dressing rooms. The attention to detail in this villa needs to be seen to be believed.
The villa has won numerous awards for excellence, in the field of environmental responsibility and, in particular, for its beautiful pool. Alongside the excellent concierge services, you cannot fail to enjoy a special and wonderful holiday at Villa Zandra.
Villa Zandra Property Features
The VillaVilla Zandra is a unique villa, characterised by its style and 5-star service. There are 4 bedrooms and it accommodates up to 12 guests.
- Open-plan living room with outdoor access
- Dining room
- Two fully equipped kitchens
- Bedroom with king-size bed, en-suite shower room and outdoor access
- Bedroom with king-size bed, single bed, walk-in wardrobe, en-suite shower room and outdoor access
- Bedroom with queen-size bed and double bed on mezzanine level, en-suite shower room and balcony access
- Bedroom with two single beds and queen-size bed on mezzanine level, en-suite shower room and balcony access
- Swimming pool (5x10m)
- Sun loungers and parasols
- Covered veranda
- Various seating areas
- Alfresco dining area
- Poolside shower
- Brick barbecue
- Extensive gardens
- Landscaped lawn
- Air-conditioning throughout
- MIELE appliances
- Stereo system
- Washing machine
- Computer and printer
- Toilet amenities
- Robes and slippers
- Safe deposit box
- Mosquito nets
- 2 xBaby cot and 2 x highchair on request
Villa Zandra LocationKalithea is situated against a setting of world-famous spa baths and stunning beaches on the eastern coast of Rhodes. The tiny inlets and coves sprinkled with sculptured rocks and caves are gorgeous and offer endless exploratory promise. Diving and snorkelling are very popular as well as the other watersports on offer. The Kalithea Spa was built in 1920 by the Italians. Following its restoration, the spa is a top sight. Many guests visit the area for its crystal clear azure waters and magical scenery.
The picturesque village of Koskinou is utterly charming. It is famed as the prettiest village in Rhodes and is sprinkled with colourful plant pots and traditional Greek houses decorated with bright, vibrant colours. Koskinou is an exciting labyrinth of tiny, winding, cobblestone streets with fabulous splashes of red, blue, yellow, green, pink and turquoise. You feel so alive and happy meandering through the lanes. The facades, doors and windows of the 17th and 18th century neoclassical houses are bright and cheerful, many with carved or etched designs. Small patios and gardens compete in charisma and splendour. You won’t be able to resist peeking in!
Faliraki Beach is the most popular and most highly organised beach in Rhodes. It is more than 5km wide and boasts golden sand, trendy beach bars, sun loungers and parasols, just about every watersport imaginable and even bungee jumping. The nightlife is incredible with fabulous restaurants, bars and nightclubs and the Faliraki Water Park is fantastic fun.
The Medieval Old Town of Rhodes is an intricate warren of busy little commercial streets and delightful, quiet alleys. It is the oldest inhabited medieval town in Europe and has UNESCO World Cultural Heritage status. The Old Town is full of Byzantine and Gothic churches, Medieval buildings, mosques, traditional fountains, oriental motifs and many boutique shops and restaurants. The highlights of the Old Town are the Palace of the Grand Master, the Archaeological Museum housed in the Gothic building of the Great Hospital of the Knights, Knight’s Street and some of the mosques. It is incredibly buzzy and alive!
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