Where to stay around Glyfada?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,461 holiday lettings near Glyfada. From 1,921 apartments to 386 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Glyfada is on HomeAway.

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

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 Glyfada:

  • Varkiza: 70 holiday homes
  • New Kypseli: 143 holiday homes
  • Neos Kosmos: 659 holiday homes
  • Ampelokipoi: 431 holiday homes
  • Ano Patisia: 104 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 Glyfada?

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

  • Glyfada Sea Turtle Rescue Centre: 2,849 holiday lettings
  • Saints Constantine and Helen Orthodox Metropolitan Church: 2,857 holiday lettings
  • Esperidon Square: 2,848 holiday lettings
  • The Acropolis: 2,701 holiday lettings
  • Athens Central Market: 2,695 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Glyfada 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 apartments in Glyfada?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,921 apartments in Glyfada. Our other popular types of Glyfada holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 386 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 76 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 14 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including boats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Glyfada?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 99 holiday homes with pool available in Glyfada. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a self catering apartment in Glyfada, Greece your home away from home

    Glyfada is known as the most cosmopolitan suburb of Athens and from a self catering villa there are a host of places and experiences to be enjoyed close by. The centre of Athens with its ancient monuments and the Acropolis is just 15km away. Enjoy the beautiful coastline or visit one of the many islands nearby.

    There are plenty of excellent golf courses in the area for enjoying the sunny climate. Dine out at night within walking distance of your apartment and enjoy Greek and international cuisine to suit all tastes and wallets. Greece is also known for its exciting nightlife with plenty of bars and nightclubs offering a choice of music and entertainment.

    Things to do in Glyfada, Greece

    Glyfada is surrounded by a beautiful coastline with many marinas. Enjoy swimming in the clear blue water or participate in some of the watersports which are on offer here.

    Glyfada is well known for the well established Glyfada Golf Club which hosts many international golfing events and is within easy walking distance of your self catering apartment.

    Places to visit near Glyfada, Greece

    Athens - The historic centre of this ancient city is less than 30 minutes drive from your self catering apartment in Glyfada, along the new Attiki Odhos highway. The Acropolis and the Parthenon are the number one tourist attraction here and they offer wonderful views across the city and temples of Athens.

    The big attraction in Corinth is the ancient canal with its one lane bridge which lifts to allows boats to pass into the canal. Take a canal cruise and appreciate the amount of work involved in carving this canal from the rock. Corinth has some excellent shops too.

    Take a trip to a Greek Island - Known for their beauty and culture, many of the Greek islands are within easy reach of your apartment in Glyfada. The harbours of Piraeus and Rafina offer daily excusions to the Saronic Islands, Aegina, Paros and Naxos. Catamarans and hydrofoils also make speedy crossings to other Greek islands.

    Visit a Greek Temple at Sunset - Greece is full of wonderful antiquities, legends and ancient architecture. Even if you do not visit them all, the Temple of Poseidon is a wonderful location on Cape Sounion. It is just 30 minutes drive from Glyfada. Go in the late afternoon and watch the marvelous sunset whilst enjoying a local cocktail.

    Weather in Glyfada, Greece

    From late April onwards the weather in Glyfada, Greece is beautifully sunny and warm. Temperatures reach 32C (90F) in July and August with no rainfall at all until November.

    Flights to Glyfada, Greece

    Your self catering villa in Glyfada is conveniently located just 6km from Athens International airport. There are many cheap flights available to Greece from all over Europe.

    Activities and attractions in and around Glyfada

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Glyfada has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Filopappos Hill (6.9 mi / 11 km)
    • Attica Zoological Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
    • Lycabettus Theater (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
    • Glyfada Golf Club of Athens (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
    • Glyfada Sea Turtle Rescue Centre (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • OnAqua Sports Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)

    Seasonal weather in Glyfada

    If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Glyfada

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Glyfada is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Filopappos Hill (6.9 mi / 11 km)
    • Mount Lycabettus (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
    • Glyfada Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
    • Voula Beach (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
    • Kavouri Beach (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
    • Astir Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)