The perfect location for groups, or families with young or teenage children.
“On The Rocks” is a luxury Eco-Friendly holiday home on the island of Ios in Greece with a swimming pool, large garden, BBQ and breathtaking views.
It is situated in a quiet part of the island just fifteen minutes walk away from lively Chora and right above the beautiful beach of Valmas.
All bedrooms have en-suite bath/shower rooms, free toiletries and pillow & mattress menus that will ensure a great night’s sleep.
The common areas are stylish and comfortable, with a well stocked library, satelite TV and HiFi.
All areas are air-conditioned and cleaned daily by our dedicated staff.
There are also a number of outdoor sitting areas, verandas and balconies as well as a BBQ.
“On The Rocks”, will accommodate you and your family and friends in style and comfort. Here at “On The Rocks” you will feel at peace. The view, the breeze, the sun, the sea....will inspire you and give you strength. The pool area and garden are ideal for a morning swim, a brunch, to read a book, sunbathe, or be inspired by the view .... and in the evening they will provide ample space for alfresco dinning, BBQ, sunset cocktails, or late night drinks by the pool.
We are a small family business, we want all our guests to feel special, enjoy a relaxing holiday and have a great time. We will try to attend to your needs and requirements and make your holidays a truly memorable experience.
On arrival we provide all our guests with a welcome pack that includes fruit, cakes, tea and coffee, snacks and canapés. We will also stock the fridge with mineral water; wine, beer and soft drinks to give you time to relax.
“On The Rocks” is perfect for a fortnight holiday for large families, or families with friends and teenage children.
Details for holiday villa On The Rocks East, 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, 3 Bathrooms, 1 Separate WC
'On The Rocks East' is a 3 bedroom luxury villa that can accommodate in comfort and style up to 6 guests.
It has two bedrooms with large double beds and one bedroom with two single beds, all three with their own bathroom/shower room, a comfortable and stylish sitting room with a well stocked library, HI-Fi and TV Home System, a fully equipped dining kitchen that will impress even the most demanding chef, an outdoor dining area and an indoor play area with lots of toys, books and games and a WC.
'On The Rocks East' shares a swimming pool, a large garden, three outdoors sitting areas and a BBQ
About the Owner
We are a small family business who have been spending most of our summer holidays in Ios since 1988.
Our goal is to provide a relaxing and enjoyable stay for you and your family and friends that will leave you with lasting memories.
Here at On The Rocks we feel at peace, the view, the breeze, the sun, the sea... inspires us and gives us strength.
We love this place and we want to protect nature's beauty and preserve it for generations to come.
We generate as much energy as we use from our solar panels.
We collect and recycle 100,000 litres of rainwater a year.
We treat our effluent on site.
We have planted over 1000 trees and shrubs.
It is our belief that we should do our utmost to protect the environment as best we can and we work tirelessly towards our goal
From the Owner
“Ios is an island of outstanding natural beauty. The breathtaking views, the energising breeze, the brilliant sunshine, the cool sensation of seawater on the skin, all invigorate our senses and make us feel rejuvenated. On The Rocks is situated a short walk away from lively Chora and right above the beautiful beach of Valmas. The town of Ios has numerous gift shops, beautiful narrow little streets and two lovely squares where you can enjoy a coffee, breakfast or a drink. Ios is famous for its night life. There are numerous bars that stay open till the early hours of the morning, many beautiful restaurants and tavernas that will cater for all tastes and budgets. Our favourite beach Valmas, is just 5 minutes walk away. There is a small taverna and a few sun beds and umbrella”
Activity and Interests
The village is a short walk away. It has numerous gift shops, beautiful narrow little streets and two lovely squares where you can enjoy a coffee, breakfast or a drink. Ios is famous for its night life. There are numerous bars that stay open till the early hours of the morning, many beautiful restaurants and tavernas that will cater for all tastes and budgets.
Ios is famous for its beautiful sandy beaches. They have organised water sports facilities and numerous cafes and little shops.
Valmas: A beautiful beach just 5 minutes walk from On The Rocks. There is a small taverna and a few sun beds.
Koumbara: 2km from the Port has a beautiful sunset.
Yalos: A beautiful beach next to the port with a number of coffee shops, tavernas and water sports.
Mylopotas: Beautiful, very popular beach with a lot of coffee shops, restaurants, bars and water sports.
Manganari: 21 km from Chora, is considered one of the best beaches in the Cyclades with four little bays.
Ios is in the south Aegean and can be accessed only by boat. The closest airport is Santorini. The crossing from Santorini is 45 minutes. The 'High Speed' ferry from Athens (Piraeus) sails daily and the crossing takes three to four hours. The conventional ferry, from Piraeus or Rafina sails daily and takes 7 to 8 hours.
There are also a number of boats/ferries connecting Ios to Santorini, Naxos, Paros, Mykonos, Sikinos, Folegandros and Crete.
Manganari: 21 km from Chora, is considered one of the best beaches in the Cyclades. Four little bays the fourth of which is a nudist beach.
Pikri Nero: 40 minutes by boat. Ideal destination for a boat day trip.
There are also numerous beautiful beaches such as Tripiti, Vathi Rema, Pappas, Agia Kyriaki, accessible only by boat.
Where To Eat
• G r a n d m a ’ s (Gourmet Mediterranean)
• Lord Byron (Fusion)
• Katoi (Mezze)
• Pithari (Greek cuisine)
• N e s t (Greek cuisine)
• Safran (Continental cuisine)
• Ciao Bella (Italian cuisine)
• V e s u v i o ’ s (excellent pizzas and souvlaki)
• T h e m i l l s (Traditional Greek cuisine)
• Seven Eleven (International cuisine)
• Koumbara (Seafood and fresh fish)
• Polydoros (Local cuisine)
• S u s a n a (Local cuisine)
• Octopus Tree (Mezze)
• Akrogiali (Greek cuisine)
• Aphroditi (Greek, fish)
• Peri anemon (Grill)
• D r a k o s (Seafood and fresh fish)
• K a r m a (Italian cuisine and chill out bar)
• Delfini (Greek and Thai cuisine)
• F r e e (Beach bar with occasional live music)
• H a r m o n y (Mexican cuisine and chill out bar)
• Alonistra (local cuisine)
• Vilaeti (Local cuisine)
• Unique (local and gourmet cuisine)
|Rental Period||Minimum Price||Additional Nights||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event Price|
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Additional pricing information
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
|Refundable Damage Deposit||£422|
Owner's Cancellation Policy
- Available arrival
From the Owner
“The villa is perfect for a fortnight holiday for large groups, or families with friends and teenage children. It will accommodate you and your family and friends in style and comfort. The four mattress system and the pillow menu will ensure a great rest at night and the view from the windows and balconies will take your breath away. The pool area and garden are ideal for a morning swim, a brunch by the pool, to read a book, sunbathe, or be inspired by the view .... and in the evening it will provide ample space for alfresco dinning, sunset cocktails, or late night drinks by the pool.”
- Air Conditioning
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room ...
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Garbage Disposal
- Gourmet Kitchen
- Kitchen ...
- Pantry Items
- Child's Highchair
- Dining ...
- Dining Area
- DVD Player
- Game Room
- Ping Pong Table
- Video Games
- Video Library
Pool / Spa
- Private Pool
- Events Allowed
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- wheelchair inaccessible
- near the sea
- naturist beach
- paddle boating
- sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses
- fitness centre
- laundrette - serviced
- massage therapist
- medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities
- bay fishing
- water skiing
- 101 m²
- Master Bathroom - Toilet, Bath with Shower, En-suite bathroom
- Love Nest Bathroom - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, en-suite bathroom/shower room
- Children's Bathroom - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
- Guest WC - Toilet, Next to the living room
- All bathrooms have 'Apivita' toiletries, bathrobes, slippers and fine Egyptian cotton towels.
- 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
- Love nest - 1 Large Double Bed, sea view
- Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed, Large Veranda with breathtaking sea views.
- Children' s bedroom - 2 Single Bed, Close to Playroom
- All bedrooms have a selection of luxury 'Coco-Mat' mattresses, toppers and pillows to choose from, so that you can enjoy a perfect night's sleep.
- Outdoor Furniture