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Lovely independent room in Ecovilla on the beach

Private room in apartment hosted by Susanna
3 guests1 bedroom2 beds1 private bath
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Rosmarino room with private bathroom and kitchenette is part of an ecovilla facing a beach where the sea turtles nest, located within a wonderful ‘Nature 2000’ area, close to Prasonisi. Surrounded by organic garden and aloe fields, it offers true silence, peace and beautiful view of starry sky. No strong lights, no crowd, no noises, only natural sounds. Ideal for starwatchers and nature lovers seeking healthy and relaxing holidays. Direct access on foot to a solitary beach (2 minutes). Paradise

The space
This room with private access is part of an ecological villa made of natural materials, designed by an American architect and described in the book “Strawbale Home Plans” (Bingham, Smith). The room has 3 beds + private toilet with shower and kitchenette with small fridge, table and fan. Outdoor space is equipped with table, bench and sunbed. Drinkable water from the tap.
An apartment and another independent room with private bathroom are available in the Ecovilla (search for Unique Ecovilla on the sea turtle beach South Rhodes. Extra cost, info on request).

Amenities

Beach access
Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Pets allowed
Patio or balcony
Backyard
Luggage drop-off allowed
Crib
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

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Location

South Rhodes, Greece

5 minutes drive to Apolakia village (minimarket, restaurants, wi-fi), 10/12 to Monolithos and Sianna villages (honey, suma, souvenirs, restaurants), 20 minutes to Gennadi, Kiotari, Prasonisi (pharmacy, health post, supermarkets, all touristic facilities etc).

Hosted by Susanna

Joined in July 2017
  • 17 Reviews
I am Italian, Greece is my second home. In the ‘90s I bought a sea-front land in Rhodes, Apollakia bay, with the intention to build my house there. Right after, I discovered that a giant thermoelectrical power plant was going to be constructed on that beach, nesting site of the sea turtle Ceretta Caretta. With a team of searchers (from Universities of Athens and Rome and Chelon)) and the BTCV volunteers, I tried for several years to obtain the protection of the important and delicate natural environment, hosting other rare wild animals. Our work contributed to block the construction of the power plant and the area is now included in the European network Nature 2000. In 2001 I completed the construction of the Ecovilla, the first straw bale house in Rhodes and perhaps in Greece. The first guests were the children assisted by the Greek association Hamoielo tou pediou, who enjoyed a happy and healthy holiday. For over 20 years I've been engaged in humanitarian and development projects run by the Red Cross or the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Afghanistan, Yemen, South Sudan and other countries. I currently chair pro bono Nove Onlus, an ngo assisting vulnerable women, children and disabled persons. The rent of my houses contributes to support Nove Onlus’ activities. I've written two of my books in Glikorizo. I am happy to share this special place with people who respect and love the natural environment. If you seek a holiday out of the schemes, this is the perfect place for you. Here you can experience the sound of waves and crickets, enchanting smells, the view of the sunset and starry skies, the discreet presence of wild animals and much more. You might make unusual dreams, meet the local shepherd with hundreds goats on the beach, use our organic aloe and the local clay for beauty masks; or collect wild sage, rosemary , thyme, basil and licorice, that grows spontaneously here and gives its name to the place. I am looking forward to welcome you in Glikorizo!
I am Italian, Greece is my second home. In the ‘90s I bought a sea-front land in Rhodes, Apollakia bay, with the intention to build my house there. Right after, I discovered that a…
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House rules
Check-in: Flexible
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed
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