Kythira is a small Greek island, to the south-east of Athens. The island is perfectly located between the mainland and Crete, making it the perfect tactical spot in ancient times. Whilst you’re on the island, spend plenty of time on its range of beaches, as well as exploring some of its historical buildings, including the Venetian Castle and the Monastery of Myrtidiotissa. Spend some time in the village of Milopotamos with its white-walled houses and its history. Check out ten of the best Airbnb vacation rentals on Kythira.
This beautiful home is attached to the side of the host’s house - but don’t worry, you have your own private entrance. It was originally part of the stables. There’s room for up to three guests, with a double bed in the main bedroom and a sofa bed in the living room. You have your own fully equipped kitchen as well as a beautiful outdoor sitting area. The hosts are locals, and can give you advice on the local area, and help you organise tours and excursions if you’d like! The hosts don’t provide breakfast but can provide teas and coffees for you.
Kiperi House - Goth RoomFrilingianika, Kythira, Greece
Enjoy this popular house, located in a 200-year-old annexe. There’s room for up to three guests here. You have your own kitchenette in your room, with everything you may need to enjoy this beautiful space. You also get to take advantage of a beautiful room terrace, with views over the clear starry skies at night. There’s a washing machine that you can use at a small charge, as well as free beach umbrellas. The hosts can shuttle you to the harbour and the airport if you require.
Kiperi House - Manger RoomFrilingianika, Kythira, Greece
This beautiful two-bedroom house has room for up to six guests. This rental is the two previous listings (the goth room and the manger room) together. Enjoy both the beautiful outdoor sun terrace, as well as a second rooftop terrace where you can get some amazing views over the surrounding area. Other than two bedrooms, you also have the added bonus of two bathrooms. The hosts can help you organise all your activities, and show you the best of the surrounding area. They’re also able to pick you up from the airport or drop you off at the town’s port if you require this service.
Kiperi House - The StablesFRILINGIANIKA, KYTHIRA, Greece
This beautiful apartment has room for up to four guests, with a double bed in the main bedroom and a sofa bed in the living room. The apartment is only a five-minute drive away from the island’s airport, and only ten minutes away from the port of the island. There is a two-night stay minimum at this rental. All around the house, you’ll find amazing views over the surrounding area - you’ll not want to leave! The house is always spotlessly clean, so all of this means it’s the perfect holiday house!
Apartment in Kythera, Διαμέρισμα στα ΚύθηραFriligkianika, Greece
This beautiful house has more than enough room for up to six guests, spread over three bedrooms - two with double beds and a third with two single beds. There are also three bathrooms in the house. The house is located in Aroniadika, a traditional village in the middle of the island. There’s a patio area with the house wrapping around this, giving it the perfect cozy feel. The hosts provide a sheet-changing service twice a week, and also a welcome basket upon arrival
Aroniadika Stone House at Kythira-PropertiesNisi, Attiki, Greece
The owner of this house has taken great care in renovating this property, finishing it with the best decor and furniture, and they’ve thought carefully about the layout and appearance. You’ll be amazed by the views from this property, as well as the styling - I mean, who would have thought a piano in the kitchen would have worked? There’s room for up to four guests, with two bedrooms, each with a double bed. There are also two bathrooms in the house. The house is equipped with all the appliances you may need to enjoy your stay to its fullest.
19th Century Architect-owned VillaKythira, Attica, Greece
This is the perfect place to stay if you’re a large family or group of friends visiting the island. There’s room for up to seven guests, split over four bedrooms - one with a queen sized bed and a single bed, another with a sofa bed, and the other two with two single beds. There ’s also two bathrooms in the house. The house is over 300-years-old but has been recently renovated by the hosts. There’s a large courtyard, as well as an outdoor terrace, perfect for you to enjoy the beautiful views from. There’s also a laundry room, full of everything a family may need whilst they’re on holiday.
Peaceful Hilltop HouseKythira, Greece
This beautiful house has room for up to four guests. There’s a double bed in the bedroom, and a sofa bed in the living room. You have your own private garden that the hosts have taken care in picking the plants, turning it into a proper tropical wonderland. There are also olive trees in the garden, giving you the proper Greek feel. The house is only a 1km (0.6 miles) walk away from the beach, and a slightly longer walk away from the main harbour on the island. The hosts are able to give you advice during your stay, recommending their favourite spots on the island.
Palm Ηouse in PaleopolisΚύθηρα, Greece
There’s room for three guests in this beautiful apartment. The apartment has been recently renovated and is located underneath the host’s house. They’re able to give you all the advice you’ll need during your stay but can give you all the space and privacy you may need. The house is only a ten-minute drive from the port and only a five-minute drive from the airport. You’re in a great location, surrounded by amazing views of the island. You have access to your own fully equipped kitchen as well as a private entrance and parking spaces.
Apartment in Kythera, Διαμέρισμα στα ΚύθηραFriligkianika, Greece
This large, luxurious home has room for up to ten guests, split over five bedrooms. The house is full of everything that you may need to fully enjoy your stay including satellite TV, Wifi, kitchen equipment, sheets and bedding. There’s also a large outdoor terrace. There are two separate houses that are joined together and make this five-bedroom space. One of those two houses has a small kitchenette while the other has a fully equipped kitchen. The hosts have taken great care in picking out some amazing artwork pieces in the house.
Luxurious Residence in villageAroniadika, Attica, Greece
Kythira and its beaches
Whilst you’re in Kythira, you’re going to want to spend all your time outdoors. The island is literally surrounded by water, and when there’s water, there are beaches! Visit Kalami Beach with a rugged coastline surrounding you, there’s Chalkos Beach with some hidden caves. Enjoy Melidoni beach with its cliche golden sands, and Lagada beach with stunning turquoise water! You’re never going to want to head indoors!
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