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Make a holiday villa in Agios Nikolaos your home away from home

Agios Nikolaos is one of the settlements on the Ionian island of Zakynthos a few kilometres south of the town centre. This is where the ferry to Kefalonia docks. It is situated strategically next to some important attractions such as the Blue Caves and is considered a great base from which to explore the many interesting sites on the island. Zakynthos is not only riddled with fabulous beaches, it is blessed with rich biodiversity and some mountains. Holiday homes in Agios Nikolaos come in different flavours and tourist groups of all sizes; whether travelling as a couple or as a family, can find accommodation here that is suitable for them. HomeAway offers holidaymakers a selection of luxurious villas with easy access to the sea and magnificent views. Some among these Agios Nikolaos holiday villas have cleverly designed private pools. Also available are cottages and apartments.

Things to do

-Food culture: The Greek have fine cuisine which they are proud to share with visitors. A trip to local tavernas will not just save tourists residing in self-catering Agios Nikolaos holiday homes the trouble of cooking, they will introduce them to a whole new dining experience. The atmosphere in most of these family-run restaurants is friendly and warm with the owners many times going round to interact with patrons. The food, especially the popular ‘kleftiko’, will leave a lasting impression on the taste buds as well.

-Nightlife: Zakynthos is also a place where one can catch a quiet drink or party into the wee hours. There is an endless selection of lounges and bars where one can gulp down innovative cocktails shaken together by seasoned mixologists. The Drunk Moon Bar is particularly renowned for its bartender who can mix you up anything you want. Other places worth trying in this regard are the Zeus Bar and the Portofino Cocktail Bar. For an atmosphere resounding with live music, the aptly named Revelry is the place to be.

-Boat trips: One of the activities visitors booking Agios Nikolaos holiday villas or cottages look forward to is exploring the Zakynthos coastline on exciting boat trips organised by different firms. Visitors will stop at such interesting geological features as the Blue Caves; rugged arches at the bases of cliffs carved out over time by the sea waters. The colour of the waters here, especially in the mid-morning light, is a striking blue. Lucky holidaymakers will land a good captain who will liven up the expedition while providing important information.

-Beaches: This part of Greece offers a variety of beaches where holidaymakers can enjoy the abundant sunshine and the sweet breeze sweeping in from the Ionian. Agios Nikolaos Beach is said to be one of the island’s finest beaches. This particular beach is found towards the south and is not the same as the village by the same name. Those into water sports will find what they’re looking for here be it scuba diving or jet skis. To view the rare spectacle of Loggerhead Turtles, visitors will want to put a trip to Gerakas in their itinerary. It is protected as a turtle nesting area.

Weather in Agios Nikolaos

With the delightful weather it enjoys for half the year, Zakynthos receives holidaymakers all the way from May to October. In May temperature averages are measured at 23°C and these continue to rise as we head into June. The months between June and September is when the bulk of Zakynthos’ visitors arrive as flights are more readily available and the climate conducive to the acquisition of beautiful tans (temperatures regularly climb above 30°C, especially in August). There is also little threat of rain or cloudy conditions. Arriving in September or October may expose one to this risk as this is when the rains start. Rain starts to fall in earnest from November and continues till the end of the year.

Travel to Agios Nikolaos

The Zakynthos International Airport is the facility most visitors to this Ionian island will use. Though arrival in the Cephalonia International Airport and a ferry trip straight to Agios Nikolaos is also an option. And so is a plane trip to Athens and a shorter one to the Zakynthos Airport on a domestic flight. Travel options from the airport are limited to airport taxis and the more pocket-friendly shared minibuses.

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                                                                                                      Brilliant villa, terrific views and stunning island

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      The property was ideal – spacious, lovely pool and fantastic sea view. Although there are two other villas nearby it felt really private, with lots of trees and greenery. Housekeepers Ante and Spiros (who built the villa – impressive!) kept it really tidy and refreshed the towels every few days. We tried out lots of different beaches but probably our favourite was Kaminia, just a 5-minute drive from the villa. Scala is just a 10-minute drive away with lots of great restaurants and bars, as well as a large beach. A car is essential, but then it's easy to make lots of day trips to other parts of the island without spending all day in the car. I highly rate this villa and dealing with the owner was easy and straight forward. All in all, the whole family loved it.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Aug 2017

                                                                                                      Excellent

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                                                                                                      Spent a week here in September 2017 and thought it was excellent - friendly owners who cleaned the pool each day and even cleared the fallen leaves from the garden/play area! Villa itself spacious, clean and bright - perfect. The one downside was there being no shops etc or beaches within realistic walking distance but everything within a 5 mins or so drive. Highly recommended.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Sep 2017