Destination guide

The historic area of Rhodes awaits your stay

Come and experience Rhodes and its history, monuments and museums. This romantic city allures visitors with its beaches and restaurants. Take in top local attractions like Archaeological Museum of Rhodes and Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Rhodes

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Rhodes has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rhodes Aquarium (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Valley of the Butterflies (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Kallithea Springs (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Water Park Faliraki (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Afandou Golf Course (10 mi / 16.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Rhodes

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 85°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Rhodes

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rhodes is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Seven Springs (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Pefkos Beach (27.6 mi / 44.4 km)
  • Andreas Papandreou Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Psaropoula Beach (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Elli Beach (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Akti Miaouli Beach (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)

Transportation to and around Rhodes

The nearest airport is in Rhodes (RHO-Diagoras), located 8.1 mi (13 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Rhodes?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 779 holiday lettings near Rhodes. From 327 Villas to 196 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rhodes for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Rhodes?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Rhodes. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Turkish Riviera: 5,096 holiday homes
  • Lindos: 558 holiday homes
  • Faliraki: 610 holiday homes
  • Asia: 50,954 holiday homes
  • Marmaris: 361 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Rhodes! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Rhodes?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Rhodes with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Lindos: 558 holiday lettings
  • Faliraki: 610 holiday lettings
  • Marmaris: 361 holiday lettings
  • Afantou: 501 holiday lettings
  • Kolympia: 355 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Rhodes?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Rhodes. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Afandou Beach: 1,003 holiday rentals
  • Square of the Jewish Martyrs: 658 holiday rentals
  • Museum of Archaeology: 665 holiday rentals
  • Temple of Apollo: 664 holiday rentals
  • Acropolis of Rhodes: 651 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rhodes listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.