located in the northeast of Rhodes, just
five kilometres away from
The beach of Afandou is one of the longest
beaches in Rhodes. The four kilometres
stretch of beach is covered by course sand and pebbles
along the shoreline.
The water is crystal clear and fairly
shallow. Perfect for swimming, snorkelling
and water sports.
There are sunbeds, umbrellas, beach bars and
water sports facilities in several sections
of the beach. Some of these sections have
even been awarded the Blue Flag.
Other sections of the beach remain more or
less untouched by development.
The water is fairly shallow, but the pebbles
are not that child friendly. Remember
bathing shoes for the children.
There is a wide range of water sports, including banana boat rides, jet skiing,
water skiing and ringos. More information
There is a small number of
The resort of Afandou
The old village of Afandou, situated two
kilometres inland from the beach, is a
charming village with 7.500 residents. In
fact, it is one of the oldest villages on
the island of Rhodes.
The town square is very lively and Afandou offers a good selection of shops,
restaurants, cafés and supermarkets.
Most of the
hotels in Afandou are resort hotels close to