Kokkini Porta Rossa, Rhodes
|Kokkini Porta, 85100, Rhodes Town, Rhodes, Dodecanese Islands, GREECE.|
Description: Kokkini Porta RossaLocated in the very heart of historic Rhodes, just footsteps from the doors of the Church of Saint John, Kokkini Porta Rossa is set in a carefully restored and modernised historic house, reputedly originally owned by the Knights of Saint John. With a history stretching back to the 15th century, this charming boutique property offers exclusive accommodation and great service in a warm, friendly atmosphere.
Standing on the site of the ancient gate to the city, Kokkini Porta Rossa is perfectly situated for exploring medieval Rhodes and the surrounding areas. Many of the ancient city's most important landmarks and attractions, including the Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes, the Archbishops Palace, the Annunciation Church or the Rhodes Archaeological Museum are all within an easy ten-minute walk from the hotel.
Kokkini Porta Rossa's friendly, efficient staff serve exquisite breakfasts every morning, along with snacks and sweets, all home-made, all based on the finest local produce. Lunch and dinner are also available on prior request, and all meals can be enjoyed in the cosy dining area, or out of doors in the charming walled patio garden. Kokkini Porta Rossa's host, Angela, also offers jam making and traditional baking lessons in the house's kitchen.
Type of rooms: Kokkini Porta RossaGülbin:
This suite is located on the first floor and has an area of 40 square metres on two levels. The exquisite sitting room has a very high ceiling and four windows. The bedroom is located in the loft. Due to the headboard, colours and lighting, this room is probably the most charming room of all. The bathroom is complete with a whirlpool bathtub. This room can accommodate 2 to 4 guests.
This suite is located on the ground floor and has two rooms and a spacious bathroom, totalling 45 square metres. It has its own section of the garden, under the century-old mulberry tree. The double bed has a silk canopy and a unique headboard created from an oak Art Nouveau door. The bathroom, which is perfect for relaxing and romantic evenings, is equipped with a free-standing bathtub and a shower cabin with a hydro-massage column. This room can accommodate 2 to 4 guests.
This spacious suite is located on the first floor and has an area of 48 square metres. There is a fireplace in the suite's living room, and the suite has a spectacular double bed. From the front windows, guests can see the castle wall and part of the Old Town. The back windows look over the garden. The huge bathroom has a free-standing bathtub and a shower cabin with a hydro-massage column. This suite can accommodates 2 to 4 guests.
This suite is located on the first floor and has an area of 52 square metres on two levels. The master bedroom is set in a large loft and there is a smaller room next to it with a single sofa-bed, ideal for relaxing and reading. The living room is on the lower level, along with the bathroom, which has a free-standing bathtub and a shower cabin with a hydro-massage column. The windows overlook the garden and the neighbourhood. This suite can accommodate from 2 to 5 guests.
Deniz is the most romantic of the suites and it's located on the first floor. It has an area of 52 square metres on two levels and can accommodate 2 to 4 guests. The suite's special feature is the unique covered wooden balcony, the hayat (''life'' in Arabic), which overlooks the castle wall and the sea. On the ground floor, other than the hayat, there is also a living room and a small sitting area with large cushions and mattresses. The bedroom, with its romantic, illuminated headboard, is located in the loft. The bathroom has a whirlpool bathtub and a copper sink.
All suites include: FRETTE bed linen, towels and bathrobes; COCO - MAT mattresses and quilts; a menu of six different COCO - MAT pillows; a choice of double/single mattresses and bed sheets; slippers; beach towels; whirlpool bathtubs, or free-standing bathtubs and hydro-massage shower cabins; APIVITA cosmetics; hair-dryer; a note book/tablet for the duration of guests' visit; free WIFI internet; an LCD television with satellite channels; blue tooth speakers; a mini-bar containing beverages, soft drinks and snacks; a kettle with a selection of hot beverages and coffee; air-conditioning; mini-safe with combination lock.
Additional information: Kokkini Porta Rossa
Children aged 10 and over are welcome at Kokkini Porta Rossa.
Free public parking is available at a nearby location.
Airport transfers and shuttle services are available on request. Charges apply.
Pets are allowed on prior request.
Number of rooms: 5
Official category: 4 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 15th century.
Languages spoken: Greek, English, German, Italian.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro.
GPS Coordinates: 36° 26' 24.54'' N 28° 13' 42.41'' E
Nearest airport: Rhodes International Airport - 15,9km.