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Digital nomads are people who engaged in remote work, from anywhere in the world. Most of them work in a wide variety of "creative" professions such as fashion, arts, web design, writing, marketing, etc.
If you work this way, or even if you can adjust your work for a short period of time, you will find many reasons to choose Kalamata and make it the office of your choice.
Holidays or work; And why not all together? Find out what Kalamata has to offer when you work on the go.
Kalamata Mediterranean Villas since the beginning of their operation have set as a priority the implementation of sustainability practices, in order to reduce the environmental impact, but also to enhance the social impact. The operation of all accommodation is based solely on "green energy", so as to leave a minimal energy footprint in the environment.
Booking.com, the largest online travel agency for lodging reservations, has given us its new "Sustainable Travel" logo for all the villas of the Kalamata Mediterranean Villas complex.
Kalamata Mediterranean Villas have been certified according to the ISO 9001: 2015 standard from the beginning of their operation. The certificate was recently renewed for another three years. This certification by the internationally recognized body TUV AUSTRIA, highlights the commitment to quality throughout the operation of the company.
Messinia is one of the most beautiful prefectures in Greece. From its cosmopolitan capital Kalamata to the coastal areas of Pylo, Methoni and Koroni, with its majestic castles and enchanting landscapes, Messinia offers visitors intense emotions. Surely, those who have the opportunity to know the area are certain that they will return soon.
At a distance of 2.5 hours from Athens by car, you may enjoy a dream getaway to a very promising tourist destination of Greece, with a cosmopolitan atmosphere, the Kalamata city.
Kalamata is a safe destination with very few Covid cases since the beginning of the pandemic. Also, it is the city where 13 kilometers of beach of various types. In addition, Kalamata has the unique privilege of having clear water just a few meters from its port.
There are many beaches that will awaken your senses but also your need for exploration and tours. You should not miss the opportunity to visit:
1st "Peloponnese beer festival - only craft" is coming in August at the West Beach Park of Kalamata (Traffic Education).
It will be the first time that a Craft Beer Festival will take place in the Peloponnese. 30 Brewers from all over the Peloponnese and Greece will participate with more than 200 labels of handmade beer.
The natural beauty of Kalamata enchants its visitors, especially during the summer months, who have the opportunity to swim in crystal clear waters on the extensive beach of the city 4 km length.
For those of more romantic bent, the sunsets that you can enjoy from different parts of the city are really beautiful, since the sun dives in the Ionian Sea and you have the opportunity to notice how the colors change during the West.
If you are in holiday mood or preparing for summer excursions, the photos below will convince you to enjoy the kingdom of the sun from the capital of Messinia.
The Kalamata Dance Festival is synonymous with the flourishing of contemporary dance in Greece. From 1995 to the present, it provides the public with works dedicated to the poetics of the human body, hosting creators who are writing the very history of contemporary dance. For ten days, from 16 to 25 July 2021, leading Greek and international artists will be showing their work to art lovers from all over the world.
2020 was a special year with many challenges for tourism in our country. The special conditions had a great impact on Tourism, however the visitors of Kalamata Mediterranean Villas once again showed the quality of our hospitality and villas. Thank you very much !!!
Explore the Gialova lagoon, a real bird paradise, where more than 270 species of birds could be observed. Moreover, thousands of birds, flying to Africa in the fall, stop in the lagoon to rest and "refuel" for the last time before the 3,000 km long journey over the Mediterranean Sea and the Sahara Desert .
Kalamata Mediterranean Villas, designed to offer moments of relaxation, comfort and luxury to people who have family & friends as the most important factor in creating the perfect holiday.
26th Kalamata International Dance Festival is still on, with new dates! With the safety of the artists and the spectators in mind, but without losing its character, it will take place for another year with world known and emerging artists of the international dance scene from the 21st to the 30th of August 2020.
Preparing for your dream wedding?
At Kalamata Mediterranean Villas we understand that the time for your wedding preparations is precious and the stress to satisfy your guests can be a huge factor.
The ideal accommodation for your relatives, who will visit Kalamata or other areas of Messinia for your wedding, should combine the comfort and warmth of a home as well as the flexibility and privacy of a hotel in the downtown area.
The complex of Kalamata Mediterranean Villas is the ideal solution, since it is a really great "wedding hotel" for the hospitality of your loved ones.
The International Jazz Festival of Kardamili has become a special "colorful" festival that fills Mani and its visitors with notes and smiles every spring for the last six years! This year it will be held from May 8 to 16.
This is an idea of Norwegian musicians, of the Sarpsborg Jazz Club Norway, who were so fascinated with Kardamili and the beauties of this small village of Messinian Mani, who created an institution and our most favorite habit, but also an occasion to visit Kardamili and indulge in the rhythms of jazz.
For the past 6 years, every Spring have become about 50 free concerts in 30 different locations from the Old School to the squares, beaches, cafes, bars and restaurants in the area.
The new summer season for Kalamata Airport includes new flights to 33 European cities and Israel's Tel Aviv. In particular, so far 24 regular commercial routes to 23 European cities and Tel Aviv and 9 charter flights have been scheduled. For the first time, there will be regular flights to Venice, Bologna and Gdansk, while flights to Birmingham and Sofia will be suspended. For the first time, there will be charter flights from Bratislava and Biloud (Denmark). There will also be charter flights from Prague, Budapest, Katowice, Oslo, Bucharest and Innsbruck.
In detail, the cities abroad that will be connected with regular flights to Kalamata are:
"Carnivalists are the protagonists", with this motto 8th Carnival of Kalamata will make its official launch, with a festive celebration in the square of 23th of March, on Friday 14 of February 2020. On the occasion of Valentine's Day, the opening ceremony will have as a main theme, the celebration of lovers!
The Peloponnisos International Documentary Festival is recommended to the public for the 6th consecutive year on Friday, January 17, 2020 with documentaries, tributes, parallel events, educational zones, seminars and masterclasses and the theme of this year's festival is “Human and Environment" "Man and the Environment."
This is the largest documentary festival in Greece, with Kalamata as the epicenter while part of the program will be presented in 8 other cities of the Peloponnese: Patra, Githio, Argos, Tripoli, Sparti, Dimitsana, Amaliada and Xilokastro. The purpose of the Festival is, to introduce the public to the world's current production of documentary films, as well as, to bring the young audience in touch with the experience of the creative process, as well as the relationship between image and poetry.
For 10 days, the public will embrace the world through 96 creations from 28 countries, with 34 pan-Hellenic premieres. During the festival, 49 foreign and 25 Greek films and 22 educational documentaries will be screened.
View the program the festival in detail here: www.peloponnisosdocfestival.com
The 2020 Messinia Pro-Am will be held from 19-22 February 2020 at "The Dunes Course" and "The Bay Course" in the world-famous Costa Navarino in Greece.
Messinia Pro-Am is an approved event of PGAs in Europe under the auspices of the PGA of Greece, the Hellenic Federation of Golf and the Hellenic Olympic Academy.
More information at: https://messiniaproam.costanavarino.com/
Kalamata Mediterranean Villas are luxurious houses with gardens. They are built in one of the most beautiful neighborhoods in the city of Kalamata.
Kalamata city in Peloponnese, in the shade of Mt Taygetos, is a typical Greek Mediterranean city, full of life, with many attractions, beaches and history!
The visitor has many things to see, from historical and cultural sites, to modern cafes, beach bars, restaurants, markets, historic buildings, a port, a summer dance festival and a pulsating nightlife.