Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Cephalonia

The island views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Cephalonia. This city has something for everyone. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Cephalonia

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Cephalonia is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Melissani Lake (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Antisamos Beach (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Fanari Beach (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Makris Yalos Beach (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Mount Ainos (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Trapezaki Beach (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Cephalonia

The nearest airport is in Argostolion (EFL-Kefalonia Island Intl.), located 8.3 mi (13.4 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Kefalonia?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,392 holiday rentals near Kefalonia. From 832 Villas to 154 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kefalonia for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Myrtos Beach: 1,229 holiday rentals
  • Fiskardo Port: 772 holiday rentals
  • Foki Beach: 758 holiday rentals
  • Melissani Cave Lake: 1,369 holiday rentals
  • Acropolis of Sami: 1,366 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kefalonia 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 Villas in Kefalonia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 832 Villas in Kefalonia. Our other popular types of Kefalonia holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 154 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 42 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 42 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kefalonia?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 857 holiday homes with pool available in Kefalonia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.