Where to stay around Vasilikos?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 408 holiday lettings near Vasilikos. From 165 villas to 123 apartments, 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 Vasilikos is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Tsilivi Beach: 877 holiday lettings
  • Zante Water Village: 775 holiday lettings
  • Laganas Beach: 775 holiday lettings
  • Alykanas Beach: 921 holiday lettings
  • Kalamaki Beach: 768 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Vasilikos 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 Vasilikos?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 165 villas in Vasilikos. Our other popular types of Vasilikos holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 123 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 76 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Vasilikos?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 203 holiday homes with pool available in Vasilikos. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday villa in Vassilikos your home away from home

    Vassilikos, a village found in the south-eastern reaches of the Ionian island of Zakynthos, is loved by holidaymakers thanks to the fact that it boasts some of the island’s best views. It also is endowed with some spectacular beaches which are more peaceful and arguably more picturesque than the other Zakynthos beaches. This is why holiday homes in Vassilikos are the automatic choice for most visitors to this part of Greece. Besides the stunning white-sanded beaches, Vassilikos offers convenience in the form of nearby shopping outlets and entertainment in lively local bars where traditional Greek music is played and danced to. Holidaymakers residing in Vassilikos holiday rentals won’t struggle to find places to eat; they’re numerous tavernas here. HomeAway presents tourists with a good selection of holiday villas and apartments in Vassilikos. These are situated in quiet, green areas commanding incredible sea views.

    Things to do

    -Beaches: Vassilikos has its own beach, which a number of tourists have rated as the best in Zakynthos. It is carpeted in soft white sands and is one of the more quiet places on the Zakynthian coastine. Those looking to enjoy the 30 plus degree sunshine will find sunbeds there on which they can bask hours away. Not far is the Banana Beach whose waters are ideal for swimming; safe for even the kids to take a dip. It is quite a busy beach though, dotted with tavernas, bars and ice-cream vendors.

    -Water sports: A coastal holiday cannot be complete without a bit of water sport and at the Banana Beach visitors will find all they need for surfing including delicious winds. They will also find diving centres where they can get gear and instruction for scuba diving expeditions. Though the marine life is nothing to write home about, sites such as the Keri Caves and The Arch offer a thrilling experience. The extreme sport of base jumping has also found a home in Zakynthos and so the more daring can find an outlet for their adrenaline with a jump.

    -Natural beauty: As they hike through the lush green countryside of Zakynthos holidaymakers will discover why the Italians called the island ‘Il Fiore del Levante’. In spring the landscape comes alive with colour as a rich variety of flowers blossoms. Visitors will want to leave the comfort of their Vassilikos holiday homes to explore the feature-laden Zakynthos coastline. Along the way they will find the awe-inspiring Blue Caves and the isolated Navagio Beach which hosts a captivating shipwreck.

    -Food and drink: There are a number of mostly family-run tavernas that adorn the Ionian shores and those staying in Vassilikos holiday rentals will rarely feel the need to cook. At the Kostas Brothers tavern they will be served traditional Greek specialities at very reasonable prices. The setting is very relaxing as the restaurant is surrounded by nice gardens and the owner livens it up by belting out Greek ditties. On Gerakas Beach is Nikos Taverna where mouth-watering grilled meat is served at interesting prices.

    Weather in Vassilikos

    Those booking a summer holiday in Vassilikos should prepare to contend with temperatures averaging 31°C. Typical summer weather here is hot and dry apart from sunbathing and water sports, visitors will not want to do much. For better conditions for outdoor activity, visitors might want to consider booking their Vassilikos holiday homes for May or September when temperatures average between 24 and 27°C. Coming to Greece at this time will also see tourists take advantage of off-peak rates as airlines and restaurants struggle to attract the few clients available. October, barring the occasional rainfall, is also not a bad time to visit.

    Travel to Vassilikos

    Vassilikos is easily reached by travellers arriving at the Zakynthos International Airport as it is just 6 miles away. Tourists from most any European city should be able to get a direct flight aboard a low-cost airline to this airport between April and October. To get to their Vassilikos holiday homes visitors can either take a taxi or use a shuttle to get to the Zakynthos town centre and get a bus from there. bus service is regular and much cheaper than a taxi.

    Sightseeing in and around Vasilikos

    Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Vasilikos has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • St. Nicholas Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
    • Zante Water Village (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
    • Arkoudi Beach (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
    • Glyfa Beach (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
    • Alykanas Beach (13.6 mi / 22 km)
    • Thines Beach (14 mi / 22.6 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Vasilikos

    Vasilikos is famous for its pristine beaches, island views and seaside. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Vasilikos is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Porto Roma Beach (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
    • Plaka Beach (1 mi / 1.5 km)
    • St. Nicholas Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
    • Banana Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
    • Gerakas Beach (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Argassi Beach (4.4 mi / 7 km)