Within a distance of 200m to 1,5 km from Thanasis apartments you'll find taverns, restaurants and bars as well as grossery stores and local markets. Some of them offer the possibility of delivering in our apartments.
Numerous beaches are accessible by car or on foot as well and there are plenty of easy walking paths, mostly unmarked, that can offer great moments of relaxation among the Mediterranean landscape, somewhere between the mount Ainos and the Ionian sea. If you will to walk on the marked paths of the mountain please visit the Ainos national park management body for more information.
Here are some beautiful beaches to visit nearby:
"Thermantis" ofcourse which is just below our apartments. It is our favorite one!
"Klimatsias" & "Hatzokli" the main beaches of Spartia, great ambience and very suitable for families with small kids." Two quality bar-restaurants are available just above.
"Liakas rock", with its small cave it is a nice place for diving.
"Paliolinos", quiet beach with view to the small rocky island of DIAS, and lots of nice isolated cricks to discover around as well. Enjoy the walk by the sea to the following beach, Avithos.
"Avithos", excellent choice if you like the slightly windy ambience, the small waves and the canteen for snacks. It is partially organized and two restaurants are available as well.
"Ai Helis", beautiful sand and a volley-ball tournament. You need to take some steps to go there but it worth a visit. It is partially organized beach.
"Ammes", windy and sandy beach at just few meters from the airport. Around the airport are several other beaches to visit as well.
"Pessada", near the port with two very attractive sand beaches.
"Ag. Thomas" at Karavados, unique small beach with wonderful colors. Two restaurants and a bar are available just above.
"Trapezaki", two beaches of different style , one small and organized, the other long with great water. You can walk by the sea to the next one which is Kanali.
"Kanali" you will not regret this unique place if you like open sea, sun and space.
Where to eat:
"Isalos", great local recipies and generous quantities. Warm atmosphere and beautiful decoration. At 200m from our apartments.
"Waterway", revisited traditional recipies and fresh fish. There is also a cozy bar with sea view under the moonlight. At 4 minutes walking from us.
"Cavo-Liakas", tasty pizzas and some original recipies. Warm and quiet ambience in the center of the village of Spartia. At 1,5Km from our apartments. They do delivery as well.
"Cubic the coffe bar", excellent coffee, iced or not, They offer some original snacks and brunch as well. Situated in the center of Spartia it is a great option for breakfast, lunch or just a cold beer.
"Kath'odon", they mainly offer Pita & souvlaki, meat of excellent quality. They do delivery as well. At 2 Km from our apartments.
"The Castle (Kastro) cafe", a great place to visit just next to the St'Georges Castle just 4 Km from our apartments. They offer original breakfast and lunch inspired by english and kefalonian traditions. Great people and service, nice view to the south part of the island.
"Opsarion fish bar", very original gourmet recipies inspired by the sea. They only do take away food but you will not regret the quick visit to them. It is situated in Argostoli.
....more info to come
Sightseeing of Kefalonia & distances from main sites
St' Andreas Monastery - 2Km
Mycenaean tombs - 3Km
St' Geroges castle - 4Km
Cyclopean Walls - 17Km
Mount Ainos - 25Km
Port Sami - 30Km
Port Poros - 35Km
Some events to know on the island during the summer: