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Kefalonia, Assos 280 84, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday

The drive down the steep road to get to Assos is well worth it. Those with youthful energy can climb to the imposing Assos Castle. Those of us without were happy just to sit and watch and drink in the beauty.

Thank Callam
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited here when in kefalonia, it is a stunning location to visit. Difficult to park the day we went,as very busy. Plenty to see and do here, and lots of tavernas. A lovely place to visit but would not like to stay here.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very pretty town but not much more to it really. It is out of the way, bearing in mind we were staying near the airport, but worth a visit for a drink by the sea.

Thank Natalie M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Assos is a must visit if you are on holiday in Kefalonia. It is so picturesque. It's a small village, but has a nice selections of tavernas gathered around the beautiful harbour. I would also recommend doing a bit of snorkelling here. If you go...More

Thank killiealan
Reviewed 6 days ago

Well worth a visit. Very picturesque. Take a walk up to the castle, you don't have to go all the way to get wonderful views. Have lunch at one of the very good restaurants around the bay.

Thank Moira C
Reviewed 1 week ago

it is hard to imagine a more picture perfect village - particularly one that been rebuilt with such pride. This quaint village is popular, despite being so small - its residential population during the winter months is just under 100 persons. With its small inshore...More

Thank cherriesfan_9
Reviewed 1 week ago

Assos is such an amazing and lovely village you have to go there if you are in kefalonia! The Castle is not a must-do in my opinion. But walk through the village, relax at the sea side, take a lunch in a cute Restaurant and...More

Thank Kübra H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This pretty little village surrounds the harbour which itself is protected by the imposing Venetian fortress overlooking it. The fortress castle, built in the 16th century to ward off marauding pirates, is well worth visiting itself if you can trouble yourself to climb up the...More

Thank jollyrobert
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed a week in Assos at the Braunis Horio. The small town feel is very relaxing. The days can be busy with tourists but still a lovely town. Markets were well stocked and the people in town are so wonderful.

Thank Stacy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Assos is just so beautiful, full of charm with an amazing bay that boasts turquoise water. It has a few bars and tavernas that offer tasty local cuisine and good wine too.There is a beautiful panoramic view of the town from the hilltop. A must...More

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chivs62
19 April 2018|
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Response from BillandMichelle2014 | Reviewed this property |
I've never seen any. The beach is shingle. Best viewed from the bar which borders the beach. The view is the real attraction, although the water is very clear and the bay is very sheltered.
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erasmusfamily2015
16 February 2018|
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Response from DayTrip745880 | Reviewed this property |
Assos is a good option, the beautiful scenery and the short distance to Myrtos beach as well as to the beaches around Fiskardo is an advantage if you have a car. I could also recommend you Sami, which is very close to the... More
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ginab082017
17 December 2017|
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Response from PenJonR | Reviewed this property |
Yes Hire a car is the best bet. Pefanis are very good.
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