Your resort Stoupa:
The village of Stoupa is well developed for tourism and offers a variety of opportunities to make his vacation varied. Along the harbor promenade there are numerous restaurants and shopping facilities. At tavernas, bars and nightlife, Stoupa offers a wide range in the summer months and for daily needs you will find 2 large supermarkets on the main street.
The two fine sandy bays of Stoupa main beach and the famous long bay of Kalogria have a shallow seabed and are especially popular with families with children.
The studios and apartments are located directly on the famous Kalogria Bay only about 50m from the fine sandy, wide beach. This is where the writer Nikos Kazantzakis lived and collected his characters for his Zorba's novella, the basis of the later world-famous Hollywood film adaptation with Anthony Quinn about the local miner and bon vivant, the charismatic Greek, who is still today synonymous with the unbridled lust for life of the Hellenes. The regular bus (approx.250m) shuttles several times a day between Stoupa, Agios Nikolaos and Kalamata. The airport of Kalamata is 55 km away.
The complex consists of a total of 10 rooms spread over 2 building complexes in an enclosed garden area with covered parking (free of charge). WIFI (free of charge) in the whole complex. Cleaning service 2 times a week.
Studio approx. 20sqm: (max. 2 adults and 1 child))
The bright and friendly furnished studios have a combined living/sleeping room (double bed), kitchenette and balcony or terrace.
Apartment ca. 40sqm: (max. 4 persons)
2023 renovated and modern furnished apartments with 1 bedroom and a living/bedroom (double bed and twin bed), kitchenette, air conditioning, shower/WC. Terrace.
Bungalow approx. 50sqm: (max. 4 persons)
Next to the main building are the freshly renovated and modernly furnished apartments with 2 bedrooms (double bed and twin bed), extra kitchen, air conditioning, shower/WC. The terrace with a small garden is ideal for families.
Sports and entertainment:
Kalogria beach with its underground fresh water springs offers many types of beach fun such as water sports (rental of pedal boats, canoes, stand up paddle) diving school and volleyball chill-out bars and cozy tavernas are spread in a loose semicircle around the beach.
Stoupa / Kalogria, Messinia, Peloponnese
Kalogria, which flows into Stoupa, offers various types of water sports and beach activities. The great Greek writer Nikos Kazantzakis wrote large parts of his successful novel Alexis Zorbas here. Inspired by a local miner.
In terms of tavernas, bars and nightlife, Stoupa offers a wide range during the summer months. Accommodation options from simple to exclusive are sufficiently available. Nice hotels with pool, apartments and stone villas above and in the village. Rental cars, scooters and bicycles are available for rent.
Especially pleasant in the high summer months is the clear water of Kalogria beach. With its underground freshwater springs, which bring over 3-4 degrees colder water. Around the bay in a loose semicircle appealing cafe-bars and restaurants have settled. Sunbeds and umbrellas are offered as well as volleyball and beach games.
You wash the salt water from your skin in a natural bathtub and then enjoy a cold frappe in one of the nice cafe bars. Stoupa is connected with the coastal road with Itilo (ca.45min.) in southern and Kalamata (ca. 60 minutes) in northern direction with a regular bus service.
Hiking and trekking enthusiasts will find a varied terrain of various degrees of difficulty (different hiking routes are Ag. Sofia, Kambos Gorge, Ritsa Gorge, Profitis Ilias, Halasmenos). The beautiful fishing village of Ag. Nikolaos is located right next to Stoupa (4km), and offers among other things the possibility to be fed with freshly caught fish after long walks on the beach. The tranquil harbor setting of Stupa embodies the charm of ancient Greece. Boat and sailing tours to Koroni or/and along the coast are offered. Trekking and mountain bikes, as well as scooters used to see the surrounding area of ancient mountain villages and ancient sites.
Stoupa as a starting point offers the opportunity to experience one of the most traditional areas of Greece with the Messenian and Laconian Mani and ideally combine it with a beach vacation. Day excursions to ancient Greek sites such as the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Mistras (approx. 1 hr) and Mycenae and Epidauraus (approx. 2.5 hrs) are among the outstanding attractions. In Laconia alone there are over 250 churches, chapels and monasteries from the Byzantine period of the 9-12 century, some of which have magnificent murals and frescoes. This is a vacation for the whole family.
|Prices 2023 per unit per night (€)||01/05-01/07
|02/07 - 24/07
08/09 - 16/09
Minimum stay: 4 nights
W T G Offers:
- 10% early booking discount for booking until 30.04
- 14 =12 + 7=6 bonus nights with arrival 01.05 - 31.05 and 01.10 - 30.10 (combinable with early booking discount)
- Baby crib free