Lefkada is one of the best islands to rent villas with private pool in Greece. This idyllic island has plenty to offer and is perfect for couples or small families looking for a tranquil haven during their holidays.
Greece is blessed with stunning mountainous and seaside villages. Lefkada Town stands as the most vibrant village here, while other traditional Greek towns such as Vassiliki or Sivota should not be missed either.
Wind surfers, foodies or history lovers will all find something to love on Lefkada’s beaches. Many are easily accessible by car while others require more effort for access.
Egremni is a must-visit destination, boasting its turquoise waters and breathtaking cliffside scenery. Situated between Vassiliki and Nydri, it’s one of the best beaches for sunbathing and swimming in Lefkada with plenty of restaurants and bars to choose from.
Kathisma Beach is an idyllic location to capture some stunning photos, thanks to its brilliant blue sea and mountainous backdrop. It’s popular among families and younger people due to the variety of water sports it provides as well as nearby accommodation options.
For those seeking a more serene beach, Milos Beach is worth exploring. Although this remote beach is popular with campers and nudists alike, its stunning scenery definitely makes it worthwhile!
Lefkada offers an idyllic combination of mountains, valleys and seaside beaches – the quintessential Greek island experience. Here, taverns and seafood restaurants can be found around every cobbled corner as well as stunning beaches that lap against the Ionian Sea.
The western coast offers some stunning beaches with sheer cliffs and turquoise water, while the east is known for its traditional villages. Nidri, a seaside resort in Greece, is ideal for enjoying summer sunsets while Vassiliki in the south draws windsurfers.
Lefkada offers plenty of outdoor adventures, from beaches and hiking paths in the mountains, to waterfalls such as Nydri Waterfalls that form a plunge pool within an idyllic valley.
For those seeking a more seductive getaway, villas with private pools make the ideal choice. Our selection includes rustic properties crafted from local stone to modern complexes conveniently situated near towns and villages. Offering all modern conveniences, these stylish retreats provide an enjoyable respite under the Mediterranean sun.
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Lefkada is a popular tourist destination due to its amazing beaches and breathtaking scenery. The west coast boasts dramatic white cliffs and rock formations, while the east side offers more protected shorelines ideal for families with young children.
Vassiliki, Greece is a popular tourist destination during the high season for its extensive array of water-sports, especially wind and kite surfing. Plus, you’ll find plenty of hotels, villas and boutique hotels here for an enjoyable stay.
In the surrounding area, there are plenty of tavernas and restaurants offering traditional Greek cuisine with modern twists!
If you prefer cooking your own meals while on vacation, our villas with private pools feature kitchens so you can do just that. Or if the convenience of a restaurant is more your style, city centre tavernas are just a short drive away.
Lefkada Town is the main hub of the island, featuring numerous shops, bars and cafes. Additionally, there’s the new Marina which has become hugely popular with 600-plus berths for yachts and sailboats.
In the old town, you’ll find several small museums, such as Orpheus Folklore Museum which celebrates traditional Greek culture. Just a short walk from city centre, its collection features items dating back to ancient times.
For some cultural exploration, check out the Archaeological Museum. Housed in a brand-new building, it houses archaeological finds from both Paleolithic and Roman periods. If you have time and an appetite for adventure, make sure to stop by!
Cycling through Lefkada’s hilly terrain is an excellent way to discover its stunning natural landscape. Local tour operators offer these excursions, often taking you off the beaten path. Plus, there are plenty of vineyards along the way where you can stop off at for some rest and relaxation.