The 12 Best Airbnbs In Greece

February 1, 2021
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Greece, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Greece and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Detached House With Stunning Sea Views In Crete

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $90 per night, airbnb.com

The whole Platanias feels like it’s in the palm of your hand when you stay at this 2 bedroom home. It’s an ideal setting for a family of 4. Have family breakfasts and evening drinks on the terrace enjoying the sunset – you’ll love the view and it is something you will never forget. For a little bit of history, take a drive to Chania’s war museum, with its personal accounts and artifacts from the Battle of Crete, guaranteed to keep your children engaged.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Passing the spectacular front door, the look falls to the earthy materials, clean lines and the warm and intimate atmosphere of this original building. The excitement rises as the lounge overlooks the sea.”

Amenities

Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Washer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Heating

Guest Reviews

“At Ioanna’s place, we spent one week of vacations in July 2020. Everything in the apartment was as in the pictures: new, decorated with taste and convenient for living.” – Andrej
“Simply spectacular location and views in friendly Platanias. The home was comfortable and Ionna very hospitable. Highly recommended!” – Alex
“Wow, perfect! Ioanna was lovely and helpful. The place was amazing, well equipped and functional.” – Alexia
“Loanna was hands down, the best Airbnb host I’ve ever had. She went above and beyond when it came to communication and making sure everything was great for our stay. The views were beautiful.” – Emma
“Loanna is absolutely amazing! She’s so thoughtful and kind. She made this stay so effortless and comfortable.” – Lea

#2 Romantic Hideaway In Koukaki

4 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $52 per night, airbnb.com

The apartment is in the bustling Koukaki neighbourhood. Ideal for Greek history enthusiasts as this apartment is just 2 blocks from the National Contemporary Art Museum and a 12-minute walk to Acropolis. The apartment is modern and warm, with earthy elements making the place feel warm and inviting.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Cozy up on the private balcony facing the inner courtyard. This light-filled apartment has a cool white palette with a bold blue color in the bedroom and fascinating lighting. The kitchen features a characterful wooden beam and concrete entry.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Kitchen | Washer | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Elevator | Heating

Reviews

“The Homis are the best … everything is perfect there .. the appartment is fantastic, its clean, you have everything you need …” – Ismail
“Great place, everything was clean and beautiful. Close to the top sights and in a nice area with anything you need close to the apartment. ” – Gena
“The place is great! It has everything you may need! The hosts are great and responded immediately! Highly recomended” – Peter
“The place matches the pictures. Easy access in the house, clean and cozy room. There is anything a person would need to have a great time in Athens.” – Radu-Cristian
“It was a beautiful stay and felt like Home! Also the owner replied to my messages real quick so that’s a bonus!!” – Eva

#3 Extravagant Four Bedroom Villa With Private Pool In Mykonos

8 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms

Book Now: $650 per night, airbnb.com

Nestled in the seaside village of Kalafatis, about 8 miles from the town of Mykonos, this listing boasts 4 luxurious bedrooms each with its own full bathroom. This spot is ideal for water sports enthusiasts as it’s near the Kalafatis Beach, one of the most popular beaches in the Cyclades due to its golden sand and crystal clear waters, and excellent water sports facilities.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Sip cocktails and gaze out to sea from lounge chairs on a shaded terrace, then dip into an aqua blue pool to cool off. This enchanting villa captures the tranquil essence of the island with its dazzling white interiors and natural stucco facades.”

Amenities

Free parking on premises | Pool | Full kitchen | Washer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron

Guest Reviews

“Beautiful place and amazing view. All perfect!” – Alessia
“This is a very nice, private house, equipped with everything you need for cooking, sleeping and having lots of fun. The house is in almost new condition where everything works properly and its 4 bedrooms makes it very comfortable.” – Tatiana
“At first it might seem there’s nothing near, but at a walking distance towards the beach there are a few restaurants, groceries stores, a car or ATV rental and of course the beach..” – Yazeed
“Two days of dream in a beautiful house. Fantastic welcome by concierge service. Shopping and Fridge full as requested….” – Mark

#4 Silvernoses Villa With Mykonos Town Views

6 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $180 per night, airbnb.com

For travellers looking to stay in the center of Mykonos, Silvernoses Villa is perfect. Designed in a simplistic Mykonian aesthetic, this villa comes with 2 bedrooms, AC that keeps you cool during the Mediterranean summer and room darkening shades for a blissful sleep. It’s an ideal place for a family of 6.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Wake up amidst the soft teals and Cycladic blue tones of the cozy bedroom. Open the blackout curtains on the generous windows to let the light pour in and to take in the view. This traditional Cycladic house also features eclectic grayscale artwork.”

Amenities

Full kitchen | Washer | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Kitchen| Hair Dyer | Dishwasher | Coffee maker | Iron

Guest Reviews

“Amazing property. Doris is incredibly friendly, thoughtful and well spoken. We really appreciated her hospitality.” – Ming
“It was a plesure to meet Doris, she‘s the best host. She was very friendly and gave us a lot of ideas for the trip. The apartment was beautiful and also perfect.” – Noemi
“Clean house, very friendly host! Perfect location. Value for money.” – Pantelis
“Doris is a wonderful hostess and made sure that we had everything we needed. The apartment is beautiful and we were able to walk to everything in Mykonos Town.” – Kelly
“Doris was an excellent and accommodating host. Very easy to communicate with and accessible. The location is great and super close to the main streets of Chora.” – Aziz

#5 Mezzanine Loft Near The Acropolis

5 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $52 per night, airbnb.com

If you love exploring and discovering new streets, this loft is for you. Come here with your friends to explore labyrinthine streets and neoclassical architecture. This home is located in Plaka, known as the neighbourhood of Gods, which is a historical Athens neighbourhood, clustered around the slopes of the Acropolis. You’ll have everything you need here for comfort and convenience.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Eat breakfast al fresco in the shaded, leafy courtyard at this bright, split-level loft with a feature wooden staircase. Pluck a book from the open shelves and unwind on the handmade wooden sofa, or head out to explore the city’s winding streets.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Full kitchen | Washer | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Room-darkening shades | Pets allowed

Reviews

“The flat of Pygmalion is very central and in a very quiet street at the same time. We enjoyed a lot the garden. It was clean and it seemed to us bigger than on the photos.” – Bilge
“Very well located place, quiet and with comfy bed and very warm host.” – Jason
“Pygmalion’s loft was well located and offered all the amenities you will ever need. The beds and sofa bed were very comfortable to sleep in.” – Serdar
“Pygmalion took every precaution to make us feel safe. The loft was super clean & fresh when we checked in. The location is amazing, too close to everything we needed, restaurants, museums and shops, but quiet at all times for a relaxing time.” – Stefanos
“Pygmalion’s place is truly wonderful! The best place I’ve stayed through Airbnb. The apartment was spotless clean and was disinfected by professionals before check in.” – Ioanna

#6 Zacharakis House In Santorini

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $200 per night, airbnb.com

Three separate, sunny apartments with options of king or queen-size beds are perfect hosts to three couples on a getaway to Santorini. With the whitewashed walls that have become the emblem of Santorini architecture coupled with minimalistic furnishings, Zacharakis House is a magnificent example of boutique accommodation with everything necessary for a luxury vacation, minus the hefty price tag. This is where indulging means living.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Bring a group of travelers to share a property consisting of 3 separate, sunny apartments. Each one is brimming with character, as historic architectural features provide a background for modern flooring, minimalist furnishings, and designer bathrooms. Santorini Karpimo & Fertimo Suites provides the unique occasion to live in a private property that combines luxury, privacy and authenticity.”

Amenities

Free parking on premises | Pool | Private hot tub | Full kitchen | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Air conditioning

Guest Reviews

“The apartment is simply perfect, just like in the pictures! Beautifully designed, comfortable, has everything you need to enjoy your vacation! Outdoor jacuzzi is an absolute hit!” – Claudia
“The house is a traditional cave house with modern style located in a quick please. We love how it balances the historic and modern. Lakovos welcomed us warmly when we arrived.” – Chih I
“IAKOVOS is an excellent host. Gave very good tips about the place. The house is wonderful and clean.” – Evandro
“Jacob was over the top amazing, his genuine heart to help us schedule our ATV transportation was so kind. He was very helpful with showing us what places to visit and see. Jacob’s airbnb apartment was absolutely beautiful and clean.” – Jan
“The apartment is gorgeous, spacious, and really well-designed. We loved that it had tons of private outdoor space to enjoy the views to the sea. Iakovos is really friendly and helpful.” – Alanna
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#7 Vima Villa – Traditional & Modern Luxury In Santorini

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $230 per night, airbnb.com

Located in a true Santorinian neighbourhood with little tourist influence, this 2-bedroom apartment is perfect if you want to have an authentic daily-life Greek experience with your friends. Every day until midday, local farmers and fishermen bring their local produce and freshly caught fish to the main square and the locals gather to shop, chat and see each other. If you are learning Greek, this is a great location to stay in to brush up your language skills.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Lounge on the alfresco day bed under climbing vines at the traditional villa built over 300 years ago. The soft shapes of the integrated furniture merge into the scenery, while materials like wood and marble contrast with the traditional white decor. Relax in the heated Jacuzzi, while the glittering of the sun reflecting in the Aegean Sea will make you day dream until night sets in.”

Amenities

Private hot tub | Full kitchen | Washer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Indoor fireplace

Guest Reviews

“Olala Martine&Sebastian’s is amazing host and their place amazing too. They really interest us from the beginning and had a wonderful stay with their little touches. if we come to Santorini again, this is the only place we will go.” – İrem
“Such an amazing villa, very clean and beautiful. Martine and Sebastian were the best , I highly recommend this place. Everything was perfect.” – Manuel
“Wonderful experience, easy to check in, nice local tips which help you to discover the island. Very clean appartment that has everything you need. Tasteful styling too. We loved it, thanks :)” – Marie
“This place is truely unique and a real gem. The hosts are awesome and their local tips contribute to a perfect and unforgettable experience on this beautiful island Santorini.” – Peter
“The house is wonderfull, incredibily clean and with everything you need exactly in the right perfect place! And don’t miss the “book of suggestions”!!” – Luca
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#8 Intimate Hilltop Cave Hideaway In Santorini

3 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $140 per night, airbnb.com

This intimate one-bedroom apartment is located in Akrotiri, a peaceful, beautiful village famous for its unique red and white beaches. It’s a suitable location for a small family of three looking for an authentic family-friendly Santorini feel, complete with all the modern amenities and comforts for a perfect and relaxing stay.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Toast the sunset with a chilled drink on the front porch at a tranquil retreat dotted with nooks and alcoves. This whitewashed abode offers a taste of traditional living in a complex of caves and houses dating back to the late 18th century.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron

Guest Reviews

“Katerina was very helpful during our stay. She contacted everyone we needed for us. Her place was great as well, although we did initially have some trouble with wifi she solved the problem for us.” – Snigdha
“The house is fabulous is very clean, pretty and cozy. In the house we find all the things we need. The location is very nice.” – Marta
“Katerina’s place is wonderful! The cave is very well decorated and cozy, and the area it’s located is not “touristy” and you get a more authentic Santorini feel. Katerina is very easy to reach and willing to help with anything you need
“We loved our stay in Athena & Katerina’s cave house. The place was extremely cosy, well decorated and comfortable. We had a rental car for our stay which made moving around the island from our accommodation very easy and convenient.” – Tony
“I love the place! Very well designed and unique. The host is super helpful and arranged me everything, and made my trip much easier” – Siyu

#9 Casa Minaretto Bijou Luxury Home In Chania

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $130 per night, airbnb.com

Right in the city center of Chania with a wide selection of restaurants and bars close by, this is a perfect place to celebrate your wedding anniversary and renew your wedding vows especially with the St. Nicholas Church nearby. The piece-de-resistance of this charming abode would be the spacious roof terrace where you get sun throughout the day. Located in a quiet, winding lane next to trendy Splantzia Square, it’s everything you need for a comfortable and romantic stay.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Soak up fantastic sunset views of St. Nicholas Church and the Minaret of Splantzia at a 200-year-old Venetian townhouse in the heart of the old town. Sit out in the private roof garden and breathe in the sweet scent of the lemon trees”.

Amenities

Self check-in | Full kitchen | Washer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Heating

Guest Reviews

“Irinas Appartement is well located in the old city center. You can reach everything easy without a car. The interior are awesome and makes it special to stay here.” – Claus
“Irina’s home feels like a comfortable and beautiful retreat. We were so impressed by how cozy the space feels, how well we slept, and how good we felt in every part of this gorgeous house. Also, Irina is a fabulous host” – Phillip
“This is a beautiful house right in the city centre of Chania with a wide selection of restaurants and bars close by. Irina was incredibly welcoming and helpful with her tips for Chania and surrounding.” – Lea
“Irina’s style as a host is very personal and very professional at the same time. Irina is a great ambassador for Chania and Crete and will help you make the best of your holiday no matter what your interests and focus are.” – Gudrun Elisabeth
“Irina’ house is the perfect place to call home during your stay in Chania. The welcome was super. Lots of great advice and information provided by Irina.” – Daniel

#10 Minimalist Sanctuary With Valley And Sea View In Voulgaro

3 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $130 per night, airbnb.com

Far from the busy tourist areas, this minimalist house is set among an endless lane of olive trees and is strategically placed close to all the world-famous beaches in the region. If you love your sun and sand with a side of music, head to Crete in June for Matala’s horseshoe bay for the (free) rock, folk, and jazz festival.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Find inspiration amid stunning surrounding nature in a home that flirts with Le Corbusier’s Le Cabanon. Uncover a hidden retreat designed on the philosophy of the minimum possible dimensions but the maximum physical and spiritual comfort.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Room-darkening shades | Heating

Guest Reviews

“Sofia & Antonis were excellent hosts. Antonis met me nearby to ensure I did not have any problems arriving at the property & to ensure an easy check-in. Sofia always responded immediately when I had a question.” – Alan
“I absolutely loved my stay in Sofia and Antonis’ beautiful retreat. The space is incredibly well designed with wonderful views. Sofia and Antonis were extremely friendly and helpful.” – Tiiram
“This is hands down the best airbnb house we’ve been to! The architecture and simplicity of the house was super inspiring. It’s location within the olive orchard serene and easeful.” – Timen
“A beautiful place to stay! Located within driving distance of incredible and famous beaches of western Crete, e. g.” – Polina
“What an amazing place! Sofia and Antonis have built something truly unique in the middle of olive trees. Great views, very cool style and still so cosy!” – Simone

#11 Stroll To Many Beaches Near A Modern High-Tech House In Agios Nikolaos

5 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $120 per night, airbnb.com

This open & airy house is nestled in the coastal town of Agios Nikolaos, with 4 beaches in the area. With 2 bedrooms and walking distance to the beach, this beautifully furnished home is ideal for a family with kids- they can literally run to the beach for hours of play under the sun.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Climb a set of white steps at the front of an all-white exterior and enter a sparkling new architect’s house. Double-height ceilings bring in volumes of light, creating an open and airy feel. Large grey floor tiles keep everything cool underfoot. Completed just a year ago, full equipped, with brand new electronics, this lovely and modern house is the best place to spend your nights in Agios Nikolaos!”

Amenities

Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Washer | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Room-darkening shades | Pets allowed

Guest Reviews

“Absolutely the very best in every way from the location, the host, the amenities and the price. Would recommend without hesitation.” – James
“Lovely house really convenient for Agios N and beautifully fitted out.” – Paul
“Holyday at Theodora’s home is really a very very good choise.. even better than the pictures. Don t hesitate…” – Johan
“The best Airbnb I stayed in. Everything is new and the decoration is perfect. The Host was super welcoming and the location is perfect not noisy and 5 mins walk from the beautiful city center.” – Anais
“Fantastic place to stay. Theodora has thought about the little touches. Quiet with an easy walk to town or beaches.” – Warwick

#12 Architect Designed Home In Historic Kolonos

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $69 per night, airbnb.com

This rustic and historic gem infuses stone and wood elements giving the entire abode a warm and pleasant feel. The house is in Kolonos, the oldest neighbourhood of Athens, making it a convenient location if you’re looking to explore Athens in a short time as you can reach all the tourist attractions in the city by metro or by foot.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Take a bath with dolphins in a tiled tub created by the French artist Christophe Reyre in this characterful home. This designer also created the handmade spiral wooden staircase leading up to the mezzanine sleeping area surrounded by golden stone.”

Amenities

Full kitchen | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Elevator | Game console | Heating | Air conditioning

Reviews

“Awesome apartment! We were very cozy and had absolutely everything we needed. They made our stay in Athens great.” – Hannah
“This beautiful home in Athens was such a joy to be at. Nasir was great with communication and gave us great information when we had questions. The bathtub is so relaxing and the characteristics of the home made it a place we wanted to be at!” – Chelsea
“Nasir and Nancys place was perfect in every way. Located on a quiet and safe street in Athens. Conveniently located for getting around the city by bus and train.” – Sheila
“Nancy & Nasir were very nice and accommodating. Check-in was easy and they let me check in early as soon as I had arrived to Athens. The space was cute and the bathtub really cool.” – Amy
“Amazing hostess of a beautiful apartment” – Ali
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