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The Beachcombers - 4 Villas with Large Private Pools and Spas - Pebble (2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4/6)

Bedrooms 2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
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Pebble (2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4/6)

Double bedroom with sea views, twin with mountain views, each with r/c air con., balcony.

Bathroom tastefully tiled in shades of grey with white suite. Bath with shower over, washbasin, illuminated mirror and WC that can cope with paper!

Very spacious lounge with 3 large picture windows and lovely sea views. Two comfortable tan leather sofas, a 2 and a 3 seater, where guests can relax and enjoy TV or music. Dining area with sea views and a solid wooden table for 6. A powerful r/c air con unit ensures swift & efficient climate control.

Well equipped kitchen with cooker (ceramic hob), dishwasher, extra large fridge/freezer, microwave oven, washing machine, iron, toaster, kettle, cutlery and crockery, BBQ utensils. Fully upholstered double sofa bed.

Outdoors: Patio with picnic table, sun loungers and parasol. BBQ. Steps to garden with large fully tiled pool and whirlpool spa. Outdoor shower.

Large grassed area suitable for ball games makes Pebble a good choice for families.

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About the property


The Beachcombers are situated in one of the best locations on the island, with amazing sea views. Halfway between the old village of Lindos, with its narrow streets and ancient acropolis, and the newer resort of Pefkos, with it’s long sandy beach. The south-east coast offers many lovely beaches, the nearest one down in the bay, less than 10 minutes walk away. St Paul's Bay, just along the coast, is a popular venue for weddings, and The Beachcombers offer ideal accommodation for Honeymooners and Guests. They offer traditional country style with tiled roofs and pine ceilings, combined with luxury furnishings and well equipped kitchens. The view is something extra special, with the dramatic cliffs to the right, and the sea spread like turquoise satin in front. If you adore the scent and colour of a well kept garden, if you like cooking with fresh herbs, if you can see yourself relaxing in the jacuzzi as the sun climbs across a clear blue sky, this is for you.

The Beachcombers are licensed by the Greek Tourism Organisation.

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Lorna Papaphilippou
Member since: 2007
Speaks English, French, Greek
Calendar last updated:
22 February, 2017

About Lorna Papaphilippou

We are Lorna and Tsam, a husband and wife team. I am British, originally from Cheshire, Tsam (Tsambikos) is Greek, originally from Lindos. We have been together for more than 35 years - here's one holiday romance that did last!

We have two grown up children and one grandchild.

We are very fortunate to be able to spend summer on this lovely island, where we have our own business. We return to the UK in winter, to spend time with our family and friends there, and they come out to visit whenever they can. We share our home with a very handsome German Shepherd called Timber.

We enjoy exploring the island when we have time - even after so many years we are still discovering new places. We especially enjoy walking in the pine forests in the interior of the island, visiting village tavernas for traditionally cooked food, and tasting the locally made wines.

Lorna Papaphilippou purchased this villa in 1980

Why Lorna Papaphilippou chose Greece

We bought the plot of land several years ago, but it was not until years later that we were able to develop it. We found ourselves in the position of either building, or seeing our planning permission expire, so we built....4 lovely villas! The trend at the time was for 'sugar cube' houses, but we wanted something a bit different, so we used wood and traditional terracotta roof tiles to give them character. The views from The Beachcombers are superb - looking out over Navarone Bay, with the cliffs to the right. The photos just don't do it justice. We never tire of the view of the sea - it varies in shades of blue according to time of day and weather conditions. At night, especially with the moon shining across it, it is beautiful.

What makes this villa unique

Being just between the villages, The Beachcombers are away from the crowds, but easily accessible.

We are lucky to have a good bus service, with a bus stop just a short walk away. Plenty of taxis pass by as well, so you can be in Lindos or Pefkos within a few minutes, even without a car.

What is special about these villas is the pools - we know from listening to our guests how important the pools are, especially in hot weather. These are larger than average pools, fully tiled, and with modern cleaning systems. Children will play happily for hours in the water, and if they are happy, Mum and Dad usually are, too! We included hydro-massage spas with the pools, because we think Mums & Dads deserve a bit of pampering as well.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Gorgeous villa, view and pools. We spent 2 very relaxing weeks here in Pebble and Driftwood. The C. family & the R. family, August 09.

What a beautiful place to stay! We have had a wonderful 2 weeks here and will certainly come back. Family from Cheshire, Aug. 09.

Everything you want is here, we can't wait to come back in 2010. Mr and Mrs S.A, September 2009.

Third time here and as usual just perfect. Always a pleasure to come back.

Mr & Mrs S.A., July 2010

Villa was perfect, you provided exactly what you advertise....a most relaxing family holiday. Mr & Mrs K.J. & family

Better than ever this year, the high standard of the villa,pool and garden is absolutely fantastic. This is the only place we've come back to and plan to come again! Mr & Mrs P.R. August 2010.

What a great place! We really enjoyed our stay at Pebble. Family from The Netherlands, May 2012.

Lovely villa, excellent pool, very clean. Family from Bucks, August 2012
May 2008
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Changeover Day:
We try to be flexible about changeover day. We ask departing guests to vacate by 10pm. Arriving guests will be able to move in after 3 pm. Please let us know if your flight times are unusually early/late, and we will do our best to accommodate you.

Notes on prices:
Rates are based on up to 4 guests per villa. Higher rates apply for 5-6 occupants - please enquire for details.
Discounts are offered for rentals of two weeks or more. Please enquire for details.

Baby equipment (cot, high chair, stroller, changing mat) £30.

Wi-Fi available £8 (10 euros) per stay.


5/5 -
(4 traveller reviews)

West Sussex


  • 5 of 5

The accommodation at Pebbles was excellent, very clean with a super swimming pool, and there was a friendly welcome by the owners.

The location was quiet yet very near Lindos & Pefkos, and we couldn't fault the weather, it was very hot

We would recommend the bakers/supermarket at Pefkos and a trip up into the mountains to Profitas Ilias

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! We love Profitis Ilias, too - lovely walks through the pine forest, and gorgeous views.
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United Kingdom

Fabulous Villa

  • 5 of 5

The description and photos of the villa do not do it justice with a warm welcome from the owners Lorna & Sam. Well maintained and lovely and clean, "Pebbles" exceeded our expectations.

We spent a lot of our time in the pool which was lovely and the jacuzzi was an added bonus. Wonderful quiet location, with the mountains behind you and a beautiful view towards the sea from the garden.

Agathi beach (approx 15 minutes drive away) is a must if you like sandy beaches and water that is beautiful and clear.

Visit Valantinas in Lardos for fabulous food and a wonderful welcome and Mythos in Lindos for an equally good welcome and food with a fantastic view as the sun goes down.

Would highly recommend and we all hope to return in the future.

Many thanks

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beachcombers Lindos Rhodes

Fantastic holiday

  • 5 of 5

Beachcombers exceeded all expectations for us as a family. A gorgeous pool to ourselves, spa pool, outside shower and pretty gardens was perfect for a hot August holiday. Inside the property is finished to exceptional standards with plenty of clean linen and everything you need for a relaxed and comfortable stay. The views are just lovely across the sea and the mountains and the surrounding area is full of restaurants of a very high quality. You definitely need a car as its a bit of a walk to the road for the local buses but its worth doing anyway as there is so much to see and do across Rhodes. We are definitely going back.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Leatherhead, Surrey

Another Lovely Stay in Lindos

  • 5 of 5

We had another great stay in Lindos at Beachcombers. We chose to stay in Sandpiper this time as we wanted more privacy from our neighbours than was afforded in the other villas. Everything was as good as usual and Lorna and Tsam couldn't have been more helpful. We felt like we were home from the moment we arrived hot and tired on a Saturday night. Our 3 weeks there flew by and our girls (both teenagers) had to be dragged from the pool kicking and screaming. It's a big world out there with lots of places to visit during a summer break, but Lindos has such a pull for us! We hope to go back in the very near future!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Southern Aegean in Europe

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 30 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
  • Full sized bath with shower over. Wash basin set in cabinet with mirror, storage for towels & toiletries. Unlike most Greek loos, ours can cope with toilet paper - much more hygienic!
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Wardrobe, mirror, bedside table, r/c aircon, balcony
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Wardrobe, mirror, bedside table, r/c aircon, balcony.
  • Each bedroom has sliding patio doors leading to a balcony. The double bedroom overlooks the pool, gardens and sea beyond. The twin bedroom has views of the gardens and mountain beyond.
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: Each villa is equipped with remote controlled air conditioning, plus an energy saving solar panel which will provide up to 200 litres of hot water per hour. The Lindos area is normally one of the hottest on the island in summer, with temperatures often in the high 30s. The air conditioning units also have a heating function, should you require it, but usually the climate is perfect for enjoying the outdoors - the pool, the BBQ and the beautiful sea views. Outside: The villas stand on a generous private plot, fenced and accessed via an electric r/c gate for vehicles and a lockable pedestrian gate, offering an extra degree of security. A paved driveway behind each house provides ample parking space close to main doors, and there is extra parking space inside the gate for up to 4 vehicles. Each villa has a large garden, but the extra large grounds of Pebble and Sandpiper provide more space for children to play. The pools are 1.40 metres deep at their deepest point. They are in a figure 8 shape, 10 metres long, 6 metres wide (not including spa). The Spas are big enough for 6 to sit comfortably. There is an outdoor shower close to each pool. All pools benefit from modern filtration/chlorination sytems to ensure high standards of hygiene. The pools and spas are illuminated to make an enchanting picture after dark. Each villa has a BBQ, so guests can also enjoy cooking and eating outdoors on warm summer evenings.

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