You will be enthralled by the coastal port city of Kalamata, with its beautiful beaches, acres upon acres of delicious olive orchards, ancient seaside architecture, and a warm and welcoming culture. The second most populous city in southern Greece, Kalamata also offers visitors an impressive selection of seafood, meats, cheese, and legumes, besides the legendary black olives. As the city has a youthful population, its nightlife is vivid and fun-filled. Beach bars and nightclubs abound in the city, especially in the beach areas. Music, dance, lots of drinking along with good company and famed Greek hospitality will make your holiday in Kalamata a truly unique experience.
Besides the beautiful beaches, other must-visit attractions in Kalamata include the Castle of Kalamata, the Aristomenous Square, the Church of Agioi Apostoloi and the Kalamata’s Farmers’ Market.
- Horizon Blu Boutique Hotel
Navarinou 217, Kalamata
This 5-star hotel is set in a great location on the waterfront promenade. The brand new property combines contemporary design with exquisite services and an array of facilities to make your stay relaxed and comfortable. The rooms are designed in modern, austere lines in tones of blue and white. You can choose from suites with private pools to sea-facing executive suites designed to give visitors a ‘laid-back resort’ feeling.
- Garden City Resort
Kritis 52, Kalamata
A brand new 5-star hotel located in the center of Kalamata, this retreat is luxury personified. Set in a magnificent surrounding full of greenery, this 25-room boutique hotel has a multicolor interior with modern rooms having high windows. The Oinothera Spa in the basement is completely marble-based and offers the best of luxurious treatments you can imagine. Step into the property’s Saffron Restaurant to experience a gourmet’s delight.
- Pharae Palace
Navarinou & Riga Feraiou, Kalamata
This 4-star property sits in the heart of Kalamata and exudes in style and elegance. The 72-room hotel has been recently renovated to offer visitors an atmosphere of luxury and relaxation. You can also choose to stay in one of the four luxury suites at the hotel. The Loft Lounge Restaurant serves delightful Greek and Mediterranean cuisines. The overall service of the hotel is exemplary.
- Filoxenia Hotel
Navarinou Street, Kalamata
A wonderful beachfront resort, this 4-star hotel has a beautiful garden in the middle to make your holiday surreal. From double to deluxe rooms and family suites, the accommodations are brightly and gaily colored with large windows overlooking the seaside. The pool bar with white shades is ideal to relax in the gentle breeze, while the Olive Restaurant serves mouthwatering Greek and Mediterranean cuisines.
- Elite City Resort
2, Navarinou Street, Kalamata
Elite City Resort is a 4-star property overlooking the magnificent Messinian Bay. The staff is highly trained and the service offered is exquisite for making your holiday a memorable one. The modern architecture of the hotel combines the earthly colors of nature, and the room décor is a fine example of luxury enhanced by all the modern amenities guests may need.
- Belvedere Hotel
This is a 4-star hotel that offers a panoramic view of the bay, away from the bustle of city life in an environment of unparalleled tranquility and relaxation. The property has 18 luxurious rooms with terraces offering sea views and is an ideal place to head to the famous beaches that surround Kalamata. The hotel’s restaurant is popular for serving unique sweet recipes.
- Mantinia Bay Hotel
Μικρι Μαντινεια, Καλαματα
Standing just across the beach, this 4-star hotel offers spacious studios to couples and families. You will find the location very convenient as the hotel is just 10 minutes’ walking distance from the harbor and the city center. The boutique property offers 10 studios and apartments that are well-appointed and with private baths. The Nautica Bay Café of the hotel is a popular haunt among tourists.
- Hotel Rex
Aristomenous 26, Kalamata
This is a 4-star boutique hotel located in the commercial center of Kalamata from where access to the city’s attractions is very easy. The service is professional and comes with the genuine warmth of true Greek hospitality. All of the 42 rooms and two suites are dressed in a discreet neoclassical décor and feature modern amenities. The hotel also boasts of a conference center, a café-bar-lounge, and a lovely restaurant.
- Elektra Hotel & Spa
Psaron 152 & Bouboulinas, Kalamata
This 3-star hotel combines luxury and modern amenities with high-class service, providing guests an environment of luxury and relaxation. The property has 32 rooms and most offer unique views of the gulf and seaside. Their minimalist décor and colors of fabric with unique designs offer comfort and discreet luxury. The Elektra Spa offers all types of hair and body treatments to its guests.
- Comfy Boutique Hotel
Kritis & Vyronos, Kalamata
The rooms at this 3-star hotel are designed and decorated in unique and ‘comfy’ ways to give you a warm and comfortable stay. Besides double guestrooms and suites, the property offers a king’s suite that is indeed fit for royalty. There is an indoor, well-maintained pool to relax in before you head for a rich Greek breakfast that serves food from freshly-sourced local items.