Where to stay around Porto Rafti?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 353 holiday lettings near Porto Rafti. From 126 villas to 110 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 Porto Rafti is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Porto Rafti?

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 Porto Rafti:

  • Varkiza: 73 holiday homes
  • New Kypseli: 144 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 Porto Rafti?

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

  • The Acropolis: 2,701 holiday lettings
  • Athens Central Market: 2,695 holiday lettings
  • Glyfada Golf Club of Athens: 2,846 holiday lettings
  • Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion: 645 holiday lettings
  • Voula Beach: 2,858 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Porto Rafti 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 villas in Porto Rafti?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 126 villas in Porto Rafti. Our other popular types of Porto Rafti holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 110 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 90 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 8 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Porto Rafti?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 120 holiday homes with pool available in Porto Rafti. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Porto Rafti, Greece your home away from home

    If you are looking for a holiday destination with stunning scenery and great historical features then Porto Rafti in Greece would be a great choice. Located in the east of the country, Porto Rafti offers many things to see and do. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas and apartments.

    Things to do on holiday to Porto Rafti, Greece

    Porto Rafti has some wonderful sandy beaches suitable for sunbathers and swimming in the sea. Holidaymakers will find many other water activities such as water skiing, jet skiing, windsurfing, snorkelling and scuba diving in this area. Sailing and sea fishing excursions are available for holidaymakers in the area too. There are many things for families to enjoy away from the beach including go-karting, water parks, volleyball and table tennis. The region has many good places for hiking and cycling as well as rock climbing with wonderful scenery all around and mountain paths. Visitors looking for a round of golf will not have far to travel as there is an 18-hole course near to Athens. There are various Greek taverns, bars, cafes and restaurants in and around Porto Rafti serving mainly traditional Greek dishes. Self catering holidaymakers will be able to purchase food and drink from a local store and there is a shopping centre nearby too. A greater choice of shops, bars and restaurants can be found in Athens, which isles than half an hour away.

    Places to visit on holiday to Porto Rafti, Greece

    There are a number of interesting places to visit in the region including churches and historic buildings. Nearby in Vravrona is the Temple of Artemis Vravronia, which dates back to the 5th century B.C. Next to this is a museum with many objects excavated from sites in the Mesogaia region.  Kids will love a day at Fantasy Land in Athens, which has many rides, a Ferris wheel, ghost train and much more besides. The capital Athens is just a half hour drive away and offers many fascinating historical sites including the famous Acropolis and the Parthenon. There are many museums as well as ancient buildings in Athens well worth visiting. Others delightful places to visit here include Attica Zoo and the National Gardens.

    Weather in Porto Rafti, Greece

    The hottest time of the year in this part of Greece is July and August when the average high is 31 degrees centigrade. January is the coldest month when the average low temperature is seven degrees centigrade. The wettest month is December with an average of 62mm of rainfall. The rainfall between June and September is very low.

    Travel to Porto Rafti, Greece

    Athens International Airport (ATH) is approximately 25 minutes drive from Porto Rafti. There are direct flights to Athens from Amsterdam, (AMS) Berlin-Schonefeld (SXF), Brussels (BRU), Dublin (DUB), London-Heathrow (LHW), London-Gatwick (LGW), Madrid (MAD), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG) and Rome-Fiumicino (FCO) amongst others. Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National Car Rental / Alamo and Sixt are car rental firms located at the airport. Taxis are available at exit 3 of the arrivals level.

    Activities and attractions in and around Porto Rafti

    Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Porto Rafti a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Attica Zoological Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
    • Filopappos Hill (17 mi / 27.4 km)
    • Lycabettus Theater (16.2 mi / 26 km)
    • OnAqua Sports Park (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
    • Glyfada Golf Club of Athens (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
    • Glyfada Sea Turtle Rescue Centre (15 mi / 24.1 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Porto Rafti

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Porto Rafti is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Filopappos Hill (17 mi / 27.4 km)
    • Mount Lycabettus (16.2 mi / 26 km)
    • Koutouki Cave (11 mi / 17.7 km)
    • Yabanaki Beach (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
    • Varkiza Beach (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
    • Vouliagmeni Spa Lake (13.7 mi / 22 km)