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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).

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                                                                                                      Lovely villa and beautiful views, would highly recommend!

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                                                                                                      The villa Phoebe was exactly like the photos, but with a bonus of a beautiful view wherever you looked. There are plenty of places to eat in the surrounding areas, but if you choose to stay in and cook, the kitchen was very well equipped just like a home from home. It is situated in a very peaceful area and the outside areas and pool mean that you don't have to go anywhere and be completely lazy! Overall, we would recommend this property and the beautiful areas surrounding it, to anyone that enjoys a peaceful, relaxing holiday. We will definitely be returning next year. Thank you Akis (the owner) for being so welcoming, look forward to seeing you again!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Sep 27, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Sep 2017

                                                                                                      The cottage was delightful. Peaceful, well equipped and in a lovely location. We will come again!

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                                                                                                      We would highly recommend this cottage. Well equipped and hidden away, so peaceful. You will need a car, but everything you need is a short drive away. Organisation was easy with Gill who is so easy to deal with. The cottage is delightful and well equipped. If you are looking for tranquility and charm, this is the place for you. Thank you Gill. Greg and Claire from Devon
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Sep 2017