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Reviewed 6 days ago

First time we have have visited this area, the old chapel, villa & hotels at the bottom. Eerie & peaceful setting along with great views.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very strange to see an Austrian house in the middle of nowhere... Built for Mussolini, but he never visited the place

Thank Angelique S
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We had read reviews about the views from mussolini's villa so we were looking for it but ended up walking up the mountain by accident. Which was very pleasant, there's one point where the woods clear and you can see a great view of the...More

Thank Jess G
Reviewed 29 September 2018

This is an amazing abandoned building. When you have a poke about you can see why this was chosen as a location because the views are second to none. Its less atmospheric than the buildings in Elousa but well worth a visit while you are...More

Thank Nicola M
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We came to this area to visit Mussolini’s Villa and it was so worth it! The view was exceptional ! The little cafe at the bottom was family run with delicious food. Plus I certainly advise visiting the elderly man who sells his grapes off...More

3  Thank Jade C
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Scenic must do if you are heading to Addo! Deck overlooking the most spectacular South African scenery what a treat to visit!

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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

It's a house that should have been kept up rather than fall into disrepair...amazing location and would recommend driving or cycling up to the experience the sound and smell of the pines and the views. Very tranquil. Not sure it should be walked around when...More

3  Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 13 May 2018

A fascinating glimpse of an occupying powers playground. The chateau and church may look peaceful but the barracks to the left and bunkers behind the sanatorium show what this place really was.

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

If your visiting Rhodes it is well worth hiring a car and exploring the island, if you travel inland you will find the lush forests and little villages almost in the middle of nowhere. The mountain is outstanding for natural beauty it’s an easy drive...More

Thank cloudberrylily
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Visited "mount Elijah" again 2 years on. Nothing much has changed. The grape seller is still there and the villa remains dilapidated and in ruins. Someone seems to care as the very dodgy staircase has had some additional strengthening but don't get too excited "Mussolini's...More

Thank Martin S
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