Pylos, also known as Navarino, is a seaside town with 2,568 permanent residents with a rich history and intense archaeological interest.Built amphitheatrically, with a wonderful view of the island of Sphakteria, it is the largest natural port of the Peloponnese and thanks to its rich natural beauties, it has become a pole of attraction for many vacationers as well as investors.
Pylos is suitable for peaceful summer holidays and beyond its historical and archaeological interest it offers moments of relaxation on the wonderful beaches of Voidokoilia, the Golden Coast and the Gialova lagoon. Gialova is an extensive sandy beach with deep blue waters, ideal for sunbathing and water sports. Right above the beach there are restaurants and cafes where you can enjoy your food or coffee.
Voidokoilia is undoubtedly the most popular beach in the entire prefecture of Messinia. It is a beach consisting of fine sand, which forms an almost completely round bay, enclosing crystal clear blue-green waters. The beach of Golden Coast is a beautiful, quiet beach with fine sand, with a wonderful view of the Bay of Navarino and the island of Sfakteria.
In the port of Pylos, with its many restaurants and traditional tavernas, one can enjoy fresh fish and traditional Messinian flavors every day. In its square with centuries-old plane trees and natural coolness, every day the locals and travelers enjoy their coffee and sweets from the traditional patisseries.
It has perhaps the most valuable tourist infrastructure of Messinia with plenty of accommodation and ultra-luxurious hotels that meet the needs of even the most demanding customers. The existence of shops, supermarkets, doctors' offices, pharmacies and banks make it possible to live permanently in the area of Pylos.
Permanent Residents: 2,568
Athens Airport: 303 km
Kalamata Airport: 43 km
Hospital: 47 km (Kalamata)
Hospital: 50 km (Kyparissia)
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Real estate marketDue to the rapid development of tourism in recent years, Pylos is a pole of attraction for many investors as well as permanent residents. More and more people are investing in the area of Pylos and Gialova by purchasing mainly luxury houses and holiday homes.