Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Sparta

Enjoy the area's history, museums and temples and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Sparta. This city is well-known for its cafés and opera houses. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Sparta

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Sparta a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Estate Theodorakakos (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Tigani Beach (26.8 mi / 43.1 km)
  • Paralio Astros Amphitheater (30 mi / 48.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Sparta

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Sparta is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Louka Canyon (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Kastora Canyon (9.5 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Vrisiotikos Canyon (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Almyros Beach (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Mikri Mantinia Beach (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Valtaki Beach (22.3 mi / 35.9 km)

Traveling to and around Sparta

Fly into Kalamata (KLX-Kalamata Intl.), the closest airport, located 21.3 mi (34.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Sparta?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 11 holiday lettings near Sparta. From 2 Houses to 4 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sparta for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Sparta?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Sparta. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Olive and Greek Olive Oil Museum: 282 holiday lettings
  • Temple of Artemis Orthia: 256 holiday lettings
  • Sparta Archaeological Museum: 275 holiday lettings
  • Mikri Mantinia Beach: 491 holiday lettings
  • Kastora Canyon: 156 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Sparta listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Sparta?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2 Houses in Sparta. Our other popular types of Sparta holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Hotels: 3 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sparta?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Sparta. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.