It is a traditional house of a fisherman, it was built 1878 on beach to supply the necessary place for the small boat and the relief of the hard day work for him and his family
This small house is exactly on beach of Kantouni., even the entrance is on the beach side.
The house has two floors and the two levels are connected by exterior stairs.
On the base floor area: kitchen, living room, one bedroom and the main toilet and of course the beautiful terrasse just by the sea.
On the first floor: double bed bedroom with toilet and shower.
It's located 7 Km from the Capital town of Kalymnos, Pothia.
It's 2,5 Km from the airport (10 minutes time by taxi).
Welcome to fisherman’s House at Kalymnos Island, Dodecanese, Greece.
When you arrive to Kalymnos we recommend hiring a taxi, if you don’t rent a car. Tell to the driver to drive you to “Kantouni” area, exactly to “Kantouni Beach Hotel”. Walk through the corridor from the main entrance of the Hotel parking area, straight to the pool bar and ask for Manolis or Maria to give you the keys of the house. They we tell how you go to house (20 meters left on the beach exiting the door to the beach).
If you rent a car, drive straight from the main road and follow the signs for Panormos (Elies), turn left almost 180º and after about 400m turn right, follow the left part after 100m and after 150m you arrive to the parking area of the “Kantouni Beach Hotel” hotel. The parking area is totally free, use it everyday. Use the hotel entrance all the time, it’s the easiest way to rich the house, the staff of the hotel are aware of it.
Whatever you need, you can ask Manolis to the pool bar for any information.
AT THE HOUSE: By opening the main door on the left hand are the light switches for inside and outside. To the kitchen area on the right side above the microwave oven, are light switches for the kitchen and the outside main light.
HOT WATER: for hot water, turn on the pink marked double button to the electric board which is at the right hand of the kitchen door above the microwave oven, and wait for 15 minutes before use.
SOS VERY IMPOTANT: DON’T DRINK WATER FROM THE INSTALLATION IT’S NOT DRINKABLE!!! IT’S ONLY FOR BATH, WASHING AND CLEARING.
SOS VERY IMPOTANT: DON’T THROW PAPER OR ANYTHING ELSE TO TOILET.
FOR THE mosquito’s: Use mosquito’s electric devices from the right drawer of main furniture in living room.
We recommend having the air fan turned on, on scale 1 continuously for drying air and send away mosquitos.
LIGHT STOP: Behind the curtains are the light stop rollers you can use during the sleep, provides deep shadow.
Laundry Machine: If you want to use it, read the instructions-manual, which is in the basket at the top of the machine.
Anything you need call me on my phone number: +(PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN) or to my wife’s Maria: +(PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN)
To order a Taxi call: +(PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN)
Around 150metters up from the hotel there is a mini-market that you can buy almost anything you need.
On the right side as you walk from the house there are two café bar (Domus and Cantina), after the rock at the end of the beach you find “Sougar and Salt”, also nice place for café or snack.
At the end of the second beach there are two restaurants the first is for fish and it is very good.
To the next village Myrties and from the port you can take a boat (costs 2€/person, 1€/child) and travel across to Telendos Island which is very quiet place without cars or motorbikes. If you go there, exactly at the port that the boats live you, visit Naytikos a very traditional café. Buy walking 70 meters on the left is “Soulas” a traditional Greek kitchen and on the right side there is the best seafood restaurant in Kalymnos, “Kapsouli”
At the last village to the north “Emporios” there is an organic bio restaurant with fantastic food “Harry’s Paradise”