Afandou village is hidden in the hills and surrounded by fruit-bearing trees and olive trees, its one of the largest villages of Rhodes Island (it is also a municipality).
In the village you will find an interresting folklore exhibition with a working carpet factory.
The beach of the village attracts many visitors (tourists and locals), and is extended many kilometers with crystal clear waters on small pebbles.
Here you will find the only Golf course of Dodecanese Islands!
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Hotel Despina is situated on the island of Rodos next to the Afandou Golf course.
The luxurious and completely furnished rooms, the swimming-pool, the bar, the excellent service, our experience and our hospitality, guarantee unforgettable stay on the cosmopolitan and beautiful island of Rhodes.
The hotel Despina is situated 500 metres from the exquisite beach Afandou, on the Eastern side of island. The beach is famous for its crystal waters, its length,( 4 kilometres) and the cleanliness of the beach.
By the beach you will find cafeterias, canteens, a playground for children, restaurants so you can try the fresh local fish, as well as one of the 7 golf courses that Greece has, the Afandou Golf course .
One of the bigger advantages of hotel Despina is its locality. It is situated in the centre of island, on the East coast, 15 kilometres from the centre of city Rhodes and 20 kilometres from the beautiful Acropolis of Lindos.
Approximately one kilometre from the hotel is the center of Afantou village. You can find virtually everything there, from cafeterias and bars, restaurants with a big variety of Greek and traditional food , supermarkets so that you can buy whatever you need from , and finally many tourist shops in order to buy your souvenirs and gifts.
At the village Afandou you can visit old traditional houses and learn more about the history of the place and the island of Rodos in general.
The rooms in our hotel are completely renovated each year. In the hotel Despina you can find the following types of rooms:
Our rooms at Hotel Despina offers:
wardrobe for your clothes
chair and mirror
personal lighting above the bed for reading
balcony with table and chairs
cupboard for your luggage
cooker (only in the apartments)
Hotel Despina is always ready to offer all the comforts that will make your stay unforgettable and pleasant. This is why our hotel is fully equipped and furnished and every year renovated, so that you will have a nice and comfortable holiday at our hotel.
At hotel Despina you can find the reception desk , a snack bar, the swimming-pool –also for children-, a playground and of course a big parking area .
The Reception desk of golf hotel Despina
Entering our hotel you will see our reception desk. We welcome all our customers and wish them a warm and relaxing stay. We will show you around the hotel and take your luggage to your room.
At the reception you will be given all the necessary information about the island. We will provide any information you need. We can propose various tourist destinations on the island of Rodos, as well as road directions on how to get there.
The Snack Bar of golf hotel Despina : offers cool drinks and tasty dinners
The snack bar in the hotel is situated precisely in the centre of the building, next to reception desk and in front of the swimming-pool.
The Snack Bar is open all day, from early in the morning until late at night. We like sit with our customers and make sure that they enjoy themselves, eating and drinking local products. We are very happy and lucky to see our customers not only once but also a second and even third time.
Come and try our Greek cuisine. Once a week we have a traditional Greek night and you can try traditional Greek food : Greek salad, tzatziki , souvlaki cooked on the grill (bbq) , the locally well known revithokeftedes –pee pie- (known locally as pitaroudia), beans , kalamari, octopus and a lot of other varieties of fish and meet dishes.
Go for a swim in our beautiful swimming-pool.
Enjoy the cool and clean waters of the swimming-pool in our hotel. We clean the swimming-pool on a daily basis for the best protection of our customers.
We offer sun chairs and umbrellas which surround the swimming pool. Lay down on a relaxing sun chair under the warm sun which are provided only for our customers. Drink a mouthwatering – refreshing cocktail from our snack bar which is situated right next to you.
For the children there is a children's swimming-pool, where parents can leave their children so that they can enjoy themselves.
Playground for children
While you are at the snack bar eating or sunbathing on a sun chair , your children are playing in our wonderful playground .