Accommodation in the Saronic Gulf
Below you will find information for hotels and accommodation in the beautiful islands of the Saronic Gulf, which are just a short ferry ride away from the city of Athens via the port of Piraeus.
The Argosaronic Islands are the perfect place to visit for an enjoyable holiday in Greece. Each island has a unique charm and beauty, and together they create a wonderful setting for relaxing moments. The islands of Aegina and it's smaller neighbour of Agistri are just an hour away from Athens by ferry boat, while the time needed to reach the other islands of Poros, Hydra, Spetses and Methana is a little longer.
These islands are ideal for those who may be visiting Athens for a short holiday or even a weekend. You can pop down to the port of Piraeus by Metro and jump on a ferry, then spend the day on one of the island and take the last ferry back in the evening to return to your hotel in the city.
There are ferry connections between all of the islands, so you could even spend a few days on each island and enjoy a real Saronic Gulf experience. Each island has some great beaches so in the summer months, you can head down to one of the local beaches and have a refreshing swim or simply relax in the sun.
You'll be able to find a wide selection of accommodation on each island including hotels, apartments, studios, rooms to let and even villas. There will be something for everyones budget, so whether you are looking for a simple bed for the night, or a fully furnished apartment, you can find just what you need.