Where to stay around Megara?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 135 holiday lettings near Megara. From 56 houses to 49 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Megara for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Megara?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Megara:

  • New Kypseli: 146 holiday homes
  • Neos Kosmos: 688 holiday homes
  • Ampelokipoi: 453 holiday homes
  • Ano Patisia: 104 holiday homes
  • Psyri: 613 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Megara?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Megara. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • The Acropolis: 2,811 holiday lettings
  • Athens Central Market: 2,802 holiday lettings
  • Aponisos Beach: 226 holiday lettings
  • Peace and Friendship Stadium: 2,762 holiday lettings
  • Faliro Coastal Zone Olympic Complex: 2,817 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Megara listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Megara?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 56 houses in Megara. Our other popular types of Megara holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 49 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 26 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Megara?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Megara. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    A holiday rental home in Megara is a wonderful choice for your next breakaway to Greece.

    There are many reasons to choose Megara for your next breakaway. A holiday rental home in Megara will provide you with well-appointed accommodations that are close to many of the most popular activities and attractions. You will be close to major cities, such as Athens, without being in the middle of the biggest crowds.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Megara, Greece

    Gorgeous, sandy beaches and warm weather mean that many who choose to holiday to Megara are satisfied to simply lounge on the shore. There are also a number of water related activities such as swimming, diving, fishing and boating. Day cruises are available to some of the small islands. Cruises from a few hours to a full day, many including lunch or dinner are available. Diving lessons, excursions and equipment rental is available. Whether you are a seasoned pro or have never tried diving before, your holiday to Megara is a good time to give it a go.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Megara, Greece

    There are attractions that will interest visitors of every age. For families with kids, consider a visit to the Attica Zoological Park. Here, visitors will not only have the chance to see a variety of animals, but will also learn a bit about what they can do to protect the habitat of these creatures.

    Those interested in history and ancient architecture will have plenty of options. In nearby Cape Sounion are the remains of the Temple of Poseidon. The statue that once stood here is now in the National Archaeological Museum, but you can still see the columns and get a feel for how large this temple was. In Athens, less than an hour drive away, you can see the Temple of Hephaestos, the Temple of Zeus, the Parthenon and the Odeon Theatre.

    Weather in Megara, Greece

    The average lows during the winter months are between 8° and 12° C. The winter highs are between 14° and 16° C. During the spring, the average low temperatures are between 12° and 15° C and the highs between 20° and 24° C. The summer brings temperatures that are even warmer with average lows between 19° and 22° C and highs between 29° and 32° C. There is some rain each month. During the summer, there are only a few rainy days per month, but during the winter there can be up to 13 rainy days per month. The sea temperature is between 16° and 24° C throughout the year.

    Travel to Megara, Greece

    The closest airport to Megara is Athens International Airport (ATH), located just 53 km away. There is a railway station and taxi service available as well. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.

    Activities and attractions in Megara

    Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Megara a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Filopappos Hill (24.3 mi / 39.1 km)
    • Lycabettus Theater (25.5 mi / 41 km)
    • Allou Fun Park (21.6 mi / 34.7 km)
    • Athens Planetarium (23.3 mi / 37.5 km)
    • Antonis Tritsis Park (23.9 mi / 38.4 km)
    • Dora Stratou Dance Theatre (24 mi / 38.6 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Megara

    If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Megara

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Megara is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Filopappos Hill (24.3 mi / 39.1 km)
    • Mount Lycabettus (25.5 mi / 41 km)
    • Kineta Beach (5 mi / 8.1 km)
    • Diomedes Botanic Garden (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)
    • Stavros Niarchos Park (23 mi / 37 km)
    • Plato's Academy Park (23.4 mi / 37.6 km)