Kalamata, capital of the Messinia region, is an underrated city that offers all the joys of urban life yet without feeling like a megalopolis. With the multitude of activities and attractions around, it is the perfect place to start your Messinian adventure. From city hotels to beach resorts, here is some of the best accommodation to stay at in Kalamata.
The Green House
For those who prefer the convenience of a villa rather than a hotel, the Green House is a stunning vacation home in Kalamata. Conveniently located in the center of town, the villa features a garden (with a barbecue), two bedrooms, a kitchen and a dining room. If you are looking for a home away from home, the Green House is a little paradise in Kalamata. We are sure you will enjoy spending time on the sun terrace.
Elektra Hotel & Spa
Located in front of the new port of Kalamata, Elektra Hotel & Spa is a relaxing haven. Enjoy free use of the wellness spa, the sauna, gym and even the Turkish bath or relax at the rooftop pool. Elektra does everything to please its guests and provide a cozy stay, where you can enjoy restful nights with their top quality orthopedic mattresses. And when you think it couldn’t get any better, enjoy the delicious and hearty American breakfast served every morning and the delicious options for lunch and dinner at the hotel’s restaurant. You will have a hard time leaving the hotel to head back home, that’s for sure.
Comfy Boutique Hotel
Located a few meters from Kalamata main beach, Comfy Boutique Hotel is an excellent 3-star establishment that offers all the advantages of a beach hotel with the convenience of a resort. With a minimalist rooftop pool with views over the impressive Taygetos mountain, you get exactly what you pay for: a comfy boutique hotel.
Situated five minutes from the Blue Flag Almyros Beach, the Belvedere Hotel is located in the area of Verga, in Kalamata, and offers splendid views over the Messinian Gulf. The property features an outdoor pool, a gourmet restaurant and a lounge and poolside bars. Only four kilometers from Kalamata, the Belvedere Hotel is surrounded by seaside cafés and restaurants.
For those looking for a luxury city hotel in Kalamata, the answer is Horizon Blu. Set near the sea, the hotel features a collection of rooms and suites with views over the garden or the Messinian Gulf. Guests wanting to savour some moments in private can take advantage of a private pool attached to some suites. You will feel like a king and enjoy your stay in the Messinian capital. Warning: You might not want to leave the hotel to explore everything there is to see here.
Mantinia Bay Hotel
Just one minute from the beach of Mikri Mantineia, Mantinia Bay Hotel is an elegant hotel with self-catering accommodation. The apartment-style suites include a kitchenette, with garden or pool views. But even if you want to cook your own lunch and dinner, Mantinia still offers Greek breakfast served in rooms in the morning, and if you can even be bothered to cook, the snack bar serves light meals and drinks. Located 10 minutes from Kalamata, Mantinia Bay Hotel is a convenient hotel away from the city but surrounded by cafés, bars and restaurants in the village next door village.
Buca Beach Resort
If you prefer to stay a bit outside Kalamata yet still enjoy being by the sea, Buca Beach Resort is just what you need. This 5-star luxury hotel boasts stunning architecture, views over the crystal clears waters of the Messinian Gulf and luxurious accommodation, such as large suites and rooms. The hotel’s facilities include a pool, a tennis court, a football field, a zone for children and a conference room. Whether you are travelling with your significant other or your family, Buca Beach Resort is an ideal destination near Kalamata.