Afandou Holidays - Relaxing Family Fun In The Sun
Afandou is located in the northeast of the island of Rhodes, just five kilometres away from party-central, Faliraki. Despite its close proximity to the famous party town, Afandou holidays couldn’t be more different to holidays in Faliraki. One of the oldest villages on the island of Rhodes, and with a population of around 7,500 people, Afandou is a quiet place to holiday. But it does offer something different to other quiet places in that it has a great number of amenities as well as plenty of things to do.
Afandou beach extends three kilometres and is considered the largest beach on the whole island of Rhodes, and to top it off it has a collection of rock pools and caves at one end, along with all manner of snack bars and fish tavernas if you feel a little peckish. The beach is maintained by the locals and has been awarded a “blue flag” for cleanliness. Life really is a beach with Afandou holidays because the weather, like in every other part of Rhodes, is sunny 300 days of the year with peak season temperatures averaging over 30 degrees Celsius. Afandou Hotels are varied, with options for the budget conscious traveller and some more luxurious places to stay available. If you are paying Afandou village a visit, a trip to the church of Our Lady is highly recommended and there are a host of coffee shops and restaurants in the village centre to sit in and watch the world go by. Afandou golf course is the only 18 hole golf course on the whole island of Rhodes, so golf fans are definitely advised to visit Afandou if they are travelling to Rhodes. If you are interested in taking your holidays in Afandou, see our cheap Flights to Rhodes and our Package Holidays in Rhodes.