Things to know about Kos

Information Kos: Where to Stay – Hotels and Apartments

The island of Kos can be divided into four touristic destinations:

The area of Kos town offers a range of Studio, Apartments and Hotels and is full of bars, entertainment and leisure, beaches and sites. Part of the tourist area of Kos Town are as well Lambi and Psalidi, places that are close and well connected with the city center, but quietest and peaceful.

The North Coast with Tigaki, Marmari and Mastcihari offers small resorts, long sandy beaches and lots of accommodation; best Apartments, Studio, and 3-4 and 5 * hotels. Tigaki it is a very popular resort known for its long sandy beach, excellent tourist facilities and the proximity to Kos town.

The area of Kardamena, animated tourist destination, offers good services, lots of  entertainment and beautiful beaches. The choice of accommodation ranges from apartments and studios in the city center to the peaceful Resort 4-5 * out of the town.

Kefalos in the south-east of the island, is the most  authentic and peaceful part of Kos with some accommodation, but mostly Apartments, Studio, and small hotels. Offers little nightlife but certainly the most beautiful beaches and the sea.


What to see in Kos – information of places not to be missed

Kos town with its beautiful historic center, the tree of Hippocrates, the Agora and the archaeological sites, the harbor with traditional cafes and taverns as well as the Bar Street and  unbridled fun.

The Asclepieion, the archaeological site dedicated to the God of Medicine considered the oldest hospital in the history of humanity and the park dedicated to the great physician Hippocrates. Find information about Kos history on our pages.

Therma, the thermal spring near Kos town with the sulphurous water. A free spa treatment.

Zia, Platani, and Pyli, Lagudi, the traditional villages of Kos with their coffee-bar, small taverns and simple country life. Do not miss Plaka with the pine forest and peacocks and Agia Marina, the volcanic area of Kos with its lunar landscapes.

Kefalos Beach and Paradise, Camel Beach, Sunny Beach, some of the most beautiful sandy beaches, not to mention the island of Kastri, a symbol of the island of Kos.


Special emotions – for those looking for something more

On the island of Kos, you can visit some great wineries and experince wine tasting. At the famous “Triantafylopolous”  you can make a free tour of the cellars with tasting of local wines such as Lefkos (white wine known since ancient times’), and the Rosé Grenanche Tempranillo Syrah.

A sublime experience can be the seafood dinner by Nick the Fisherman in Kos town, typical ouzeri offering a wide selection of fish dishes. Awarded by Aegean Cusine as the best ouzeri in Greece offers a simple and traditional, friendly atmosphere and best fish. Greek nights to remember!

For true lovers of the sea, bays and hidden coves, the perfect holiday is a Gulet Cruise on small Greek islands. Wonderful Cruises in the most beautiful Greek Islands or along the Turkish coast with departures from Kos or Bodrum. You will have the opportunity to spend your holiday in a totally unique living places and enchanting moments, enjoying the true crystal waters Sea, sun and relax.