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Really picturesque village

sailed in here in September and it is a really beautiful place with colourful houses up on the... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Dublin, Ireland
We really liked the place

We were staying 5 minutes outside Vathy (9 days) and went there every day to shop or eat in the... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Surrey, United Kingdom
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Vathy 28300, Greece
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

This island is our little piece of heaven, it is so rare to find such an unspoiled destination in Europe. Get out of Vathy and it's peaceful, old Greece with stunning scenery and fantastically secluded beaches where the water is crystal clear. No water sports...More

2  Thank KefaloniaLovers
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Reviewed 14 August 2015

We had a brief visit to the capital of Ithaca via a day boat trip from Fiscardo; Vathy is full of restaurants, cafés and boutiques and where we stopped for a light lunch and the first place we came across Vaflaki (mini waffles) – very...More

3  Thank Grecian_Goddess82
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

sailed in here in September and it is a really beautiful place with colourful houses up on the hillside

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Reviewed 3 October 2018

We were staying 5 minutes outside Vathy (9 days) and went there every day to shop or eat in the day/evenings. It is a busy place lots of boats to look at small to very large, and we hired a little boat from here to...More

Thank 397MichaelD
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped off overnight during a sailing trip. Quaint back streets with local produce and typical tourist fare Plenty of restaurants and bars Best to avoid the square and port areas with their higher prices Many better and cheaper venues hidden in the back streets

Thank Geraldo P
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Magical island, save spirit and harmony of odisey and must see IT. Harbor is safty and can get many boats but if you travel on sea must be there by noone. After that boats are too many and nod have place for everyone. The island...More

Thank Bojidar G
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Great views on approaching. Church on the point and another on island in the port. Real working Greek town.

Thank Hagmd61
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

What a picturesque place hidden behind the mountains of Ithaca. Lovely place to visit for a total relaxing holiday. We were only there for a few hours before returning back to Kefalonia on the ferry

1  Thank dylano340
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Stayed in Hotel Mentor, beautiful views, recommend tring sea kayaking or an outdoor activity with the local business - Odessey (about 15 mins walk from hotel mentor), go to the beach Lousta within walking distance (no cafe there take snacks), see the cannons by Lousta,...More

Thank E B
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Vathy overwhelms visitors with its simplicity, beauty and warmth along with numerous choices for dinning, drinking and shopping. Its waterfront is also great for a nice constitutional in the evening.

Thank gpissio
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Fantastic place to stay. Lots of great restaurants to choose from. We stayed up the hillside on the way into Vathy. Walking down was fine but we used taxis for the return trip - 5euro each way. But take note - no taxis are available...More

2  Thank Ilkleygirl
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

St Tropez in Greece. Nice shops and food. ...Plenty of nice beaches. Boats for hire. Jewellery Shops. Ferry access from Pelopones

Thank AussieTravellersMelb
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15 September 2018|
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Not sure about quad bikes.