Where to stay around Kalamata?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 184 holiday lettings near Kalamata. From 79 apartments to 57 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 Kalamata is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Archaeological Museum of Messenia: 469 holiday lettings
  • Military Museum of Kalamata: 457 holiday lettings
  • Historical and Folklore Museum of Kalamata: 469 holiday lettings
  • Municipal Railway Park of Kalamata: 496 holiday lettings
  • Pantazopoulio Cultural Center: 477 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 79 apartments in Kalamata. Our other popular types of Kalamata holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 57 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 30 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 9 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 Kalamata?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 22 holiday homes with pool available in Kalamata. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental Villa in Kalamata, Greece, Your Home Away From Home

    Kalamata is situated in the Peloponnese region of Greece, in fact, it is the second largest city in this area. Not automatically thought of as a major tourist destination of Greece, but the area does have plenty to offer and it is only around 140 miles away from the national capital of Athens. Self catering accommodation on your holidays in Kalamata is guaranteed to be of a good standard and you may even be able to secure a property with your own personal swimming pool, or one that enjoys awesome sea views.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Kalamata, Greece

    Being a decently sized city, your holidays in Kalamata will never be dull. In fact, there are a lot of activities to be enjoyed in and around this area. You will never be too far from the sea in this part of the world and this opens up the door to opportunities to indulge in numerous water sports. These include the likes of swimming, jet skiing and even paragliding for the very brave. There are plenty of good cafés and restaurants located within Kalamata for you to relax and watch the world go by and shopaholics really will not be disappointed either. The immediate countryside, around the city, is relatively unspoilt and just waiting for your exploration if you’re a keen walker or rambler.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Kalamata, Greece

    There are numerous tourist attractions to be visited whilst on your holidays in Kalamata. This city exudes history around every corner. Top of your list should be Kalamata Castle which is said to date as far back as the 13th century. Also well worth your time are The Benakeion Archaeological Museum of Kalamata and several interesting churches that date back to the Byzantium period.

    There is a major port located very close to your self catering accommodation in Kalamata and this will allow you to enjoy a leisurely cruise to the most southerly island of Greece - Crete.

    Weather in Kalamata, Greece

    Visitors on their holidays in Kalamata will enjoy a typical Mediterranean climate. This means that you can expect quite hot summers and relatively mild winters. Temperatures during the months from June to August can easily reach into the mid to high thirties degrees Celsius. The winters will realise average temperatures of around 14 degrees Celsius. The spring and autumn may well work out to be a far more comfortable time to travel. Average rainfall in this part of Greece would be around 14 inches per year.

    Travel to Kalamata, Greece

    There is an airport just 7 km away from your cosy self catering accommodation in Kalamata, but due to a lack of connections with the UK, we are going to suggest Athens Airport (ATH), which is just over a 2 hour drive from the area. This airport has ample connections with the UK and through companies such as Olympic Airways, British Airways, BMI, easyJet and Monarch Airways. Depart the UK from airports such as London Gatwick (LGW), Luton (LTN), Manchester (MAN) and Edinburgh (EDI).

    Exploring the natural features in Kalamata

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kalamata is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Almyros Beach (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
    • Mikri Mantinia Beach (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
    • Kastora Canyon (13 mi / 20.9 km)
    • Vrisiotikos Canyon (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
    • Louka Canyon (13.7 mi / 22 km)
    • Polilimnio Waterfalls (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)