Where to stay around Dodecanese Islands?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,522 holiday lettings near Dodecanese Islands. From 736 villas to 369 houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Dodecanese Islands area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Dodecanese Islands?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Dodecanese Islands. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Rhodes: 1,145 holiday homes
  • Turkey: 7,987 holiday homes
  • Kalkan: 998 holiday homes
  • Greek Islands: 13,016 holiday homes
  • Kos: 97 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Dodecanese Islands! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Dodecanese Islands?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Dodecanese Islands with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Kalkan: 998 holiday lettings
  • Lindos: 391 holiday lettings
  • Kaş: 1,191 holiday lettings
  • Marmaris: 280 holiday lettings
  • Bodrum: 641 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Dodecanese Islands?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Dodecanese Islands are:

  • Rhodes Diagoras Airport (RHO): 645 self catering accommodations
  • Kalymnos Island Airport (JKL): 144 self catering accommodations
  • Kos Airport (KGS): 154 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Dodecanese Islands?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Dodecanese Islands. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Pefkos Beach: 743 holiday rentals
  • Acropolis of Lindos: 791 holiday rentals
  • Lindos Beach: 792 holiday rentals
  • Kefalos Beach: 137 holiday rentals
  • Haraki Beach: 983 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dodecanese Islands listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a Holiday Rental Villa in Dodecanese, Greece Your Home Away From Home

The Dodecanese are a cluster of 12 main Greek islands in the Aegean Sea with countless other smaller islands making up a large group. The Dodecanese contains popular destinations for travellers including the islands of Rhodes, Kos and Patmos. A Dodecanese holiday is the ideal choice for those who are looking for a trip filled with sun, sea, sand and excitement. A Dodecanese holiday rental villa provides all of the comforts of a first-class hotel with the additional bonus of some spectacular sea and countryside views.

Things to Do on Holiday in Dodecanese, Greece

A Dodecanese holiday is bursting with great activities to enjoy, in particular those of the water variety. With plenty of sandy beaches and bays dotted around the main islands, visitors can indulge in a spot of sailing, fishing, swimming, snorkelling, jet skiing and windsurfing. Other activities available on the islands include walking, cycling, golf, horse riding and quad biking.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Dodecanese, Greece

If you can prise yourself away from your comfortable Dodecanese holiday rental villa then you will find some great places to visit during your stay. No Dodecanese holiday would be complete without a visit to the island of Rhodes, in particular the city of Rhodes. Home to one of the Seven Wonders of the World (the Colossus of Rhodes) and steeped in history, Rhodes is a city not to be missed. Among the sights visitors can enjoy there are the Acropolis of Rhodes, which dates back to around the 3rd century B.C., and the Grand Master’s Palace which was built in the 15th century.

Another great feature of the city is the Rhodes Windmills, three old windmills that date back to the Medieval period which were used for grinding the grain that had just been unloaded from the merchant ships.

Weather in Dodecanese, Greece

If you are considering booking a fantastic Dodecanese holiday rental villa then you can expect to enjoy a Mediterranean climate which means that there are hot, dry summers and mild, wet winters. The hottest months of the year to have a Dodecanese holiday are July and August when the daytime temperature reaches as high as 30°C. The cooler months of January and February still offer up daytime temperatures of between 10°C and 15°C. The annual rainfall amount for the islands is 17 inches with the wettest months tending to be December and January.

Travel to Dodecanese, Greece

Travellers on a Dodecanese holiday can land at a variety of airports including Rhodes (RHO) and Kos (KGS). Amongst the airlines that offer cheap, regular flights to the islands are Thomson Flights, easyJet and Jet2. Passengers can depart from various UK airports such as London Gatwick (LGW), Birmingham (BHX), Manchester (MAN), Newcastle(NCL) and Glasgow (GLA).

Attractions in and around Dodecanese Islands

First time in Dodecanese Islands and looking for places to see? Local attractions include Valley of the Butterflies, Rhodes Aquarium and Lido Waterpark. Don't miss landmarks such as Castle of Kritinia and Castle of Monolithos, and unique cultural highlights such as Archaeological Museum of Rhodes. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Pefkos Beach and Livadia Beach or experience the natural beauty of Seven Springs and Charkadio Cave. Fun activities in the city include Tilos Port, Mikro Chorio and Chalki Marina. While in town, you may want to visit popular attractions such as Ancient Kamiros, Acropolis of Lindos or Acropolis of Rhodes. While in town, also consider a visit to popular places such as Temple of Apollo and Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes.