A number of airlines, including British Airways, easyJet, Ryanair, Jet2 and Thomson, offer flights to Rhodes from a range of UK airports. The Express Nikos ferry to Halki leaves from the port of Kamiros Scala (40 minutes, €45/£36 by taxi from Rhodes airport), and costs €11 each way ( journey time 75 minutes). Two further local boats (Nissos Halki and Fedon) operate in high season. Contact Halki Harbour Authority (0030 22460 45220) for up-to-date information. There’s also a twice-weekly Dodecanese Express catamaran service from Rhodes (0030 22410 70590; 12ne.gr). The inter-island liner Prevelis calls in at Halki three times a week (0030 21041 97420; anek.gr). Guests booking with Halki specialist Nissia Holidays are provided with pre-arranged accompanied transfers from the airport to the island (€68 per person, return). com) has 30 properties on Halki. A week in the one-bedroom Polymnia Studio starts at £225 per person, based on two sharing; a week in twobedroom Villa Perla starts at £165 per person, based on four sharing. You’ll find private villa lets on websites such as villas.com or holidaylettings. co.uk. Guesthouse accommodation is in short supply. “The Captain’s House” (0030 22460 45201) has three double rooms from €40 per night.