Kalymnos is a small island (109km2 and 16000 residents) in Dodecanease just 20 minutes away from the island of Kos.
Its climate is mild and the weather is mostly sunny. It is a quiet and friendly place with hospitable and simple islanders that hasn’t been spoilt by tourism.
Kalymnos is the ideal place to combine peaceful and relaxing holidays with action.You can start your day climbing the unique crags on the island
and when the sun reaches its peak head off to the beach and enjoy the crystal blue waters of the Aegean sea.
The Tavernas suit all tastes. Most of them offer traditional greek food but also international cuisine. In Kalymnos you will always find fresh fish.
Accommodation varies from studios to hotel rooms with pools, everything within reasonable prices. Therefore there is no organised camping on the island.
For a night out there are pubs, beach bars and night clubs available to entertain you.
Getting to Kalymnos
From Bari, Bolognia, Brussels (Charleroi), Frankfurt (Hahn), Kaunas, Liverpool, Milan (Bergamo), Oslo (Rygge), Leeds Bradford, London Stansted, Pisa, Rome Ciampino directly to Kos airport via www.ryanair.com ,and from Mastihari port (Kos) by ferry to Kalymnos port (30-50 min.)
If your flight is to Athens
1. you can take the ship to Kalymnos www.bluestarferries.com (11-13 hours, 3 days a week, not suggested)
2.a plane to Kos with www.aegeanair.com or www.olympicairlines.com (1 hour, 3 flights a day) and then from Mastihari port (Kos) the ferry to Kalymnos port (30-50 min)
3.fly directly to Kalymnos with www.olympicairlines.com (1 hour,1-2 flights a day)
It is advisable to book your flight the sooner you can so you can get the best possible prices.
Where to stay
If you are looking for accommodation in Kalymnos then Kalymnos Bookings is your best choice.
Find a great variety of accommodation including hotels, studios and apartments all over the island and always at the best price.
With no booking fees and instant confirmation of your booking. You can also request for a room if not available at the moment.
This hotel is located 8.5 km from the center of Pothia and 5.5 km from the airport. They are only 50 meters away from the
center of Massouri and they are almost on the beach with spectacular view of the island of Telendos. Beside the hotel you
will find restaurants, tourist shops,mini markets, cafes, bus stop and taxi
The Hotel Plaza consists of 59 rooms and 2 luxury suites. All rooms offer A/C, telephones, televisions, refrigerators,
and private balconies. They also include a breakfast buffet with a stunning sea view. Our standard rooms can
accommodate up to triple occupancy, some of them offer the possibility to accommodate bigger families since they
have internal double door connection. Our luxury suites are the perfect place to relax and rejuvenate. Enjoy the amazing
sea view from the Hydro Massage Jacuzzi. Our suites also have internet access and sitting areas perfect for working,
entertaining or just taking a break.
KALYDNA ISLAND HOTEL
Kalydna Island Hotel is situated in the touristic area of Kantouni in Kalymnos close to the sea and most climbing sectors.
It is built in a traditional Aegean architectural style around a big swimming pool and beautiful gardens. It disposes 42
rooms and bungalows with spacious bathrooms, standard features included in all types of rooms are, hair dryers, fridge
and satellite TV. Kalydna Island Hotel disposes a restaurant, a breakfast area, 2 bars, a meeting room and a big garden
around its swimming pool that can host all kind of events.
Bike Car Rentals in Kalymnos
Getting around to the crags on a scooter? Get it from Best Moto.
The professional in rentals and information.
www.bike-rental.gr for more info and reservations.
Best moto is the place for scooter rentals and island information on Kalymnos.
Full insurance, low prices. Web site: www.kalymnoscars.gr
• Kalymnos Hospital: (+30) 22433 61931
• Kalymnos Police: (+30) 22430 29301
• Kalymnos Port Authority: (+30) 22430 24444
• Kalymnos Airport: (+30) 22430 59302, 59304
• Kalymnos Taxi Station: (+30) 22430 50300