Book your holiday transfer to Kalithea
The Kalithea Springs are located in the city of Kalithea and are only 9 km away from the city of Rhodes. Refurbished and restored, since July 1 2007, the Kalithea Spa building complex has been open once again to the public. The unique combination of nature, architecture and history, travels to a unique creative scene. This is one of the prettiest and most interesting places to visit!
The springs of Kalithea have been known since ancient times. The spa was famous throughout Europe and it was visited by the continentís elite but also by ordinary citizens. It was built by the Italians in the 1920s. Its grandiose gardens display rich vegetation that includes palm trees, pine trees, flowers and many other plants. The spas were operational until just a few years ago and there are plans to reopen it in the future. The beautiful beach with clear waters plays host to hundreds of visitors every day. Around the area of Kalithea , there are many small quiet beaches where you can enjoy the beautiful sea, to explore the wonderful seabed and relax under the warm sun.
The amazing cafe, inside the rock, welcomes visitors from early in the morning till late in the night. There is a walking path in this area that guides you through the recently renovated domed, spa complex of buildings, and descends down the hill to the beach below.The Kalithea spa building complex is a unique cultural monument. The unique architecture and the grandeur of the space, with pebble stone mosaics, Rotonta Hall, Terrace, an impressive patio and the staircases at the entrance, create a nostalgic backdrop. Wander the majestic Great Rotonta Hall with dome height of 14 meters, where elaborately decorated cultural events throughout the year.
In the space of closed circular Rotunda hosted exhibitions of painting and photography while in open space with magnificent sea views and romantic love sculpture located in the center of the rotunda, organized concerts, dance and theater performances, lectures, etc In nowadays, the Kalithea Springs are a Monument of unequalled beauty, with a particular architecture, unique natural beauty, with presence in the local society, high level conference events and intense cultural activity that has been fairly characterized as one of the best attraction of the island of Rhodes.