Kalamiki is a busy resort town on the south coast of the island of Zakynthos near the bay of Laganas. The resort is popular during the summer months with visitors flocking to lie on the golden sandy beaches of nearby Laganas during the day and visit the vibrant nightlife in the evenings. The beach at Kalamiki is fairly restricted due to the government declaring it a National Marine Park.
Car rental in Kalamiki is recommended to tour round the island with nearby villages of Marathias, Kokiaraiika and Argassi all easily accessed and Zante town is only 15 minutes away. From Zante Town the port ferries passengers to Brindisi in Italy.
Zakynthos Airport, Dionysios Solomos International Airport, is the gateway to the island especially during the peak holiday season. The airport is located around 15 minutes drive from Zante Town and car hire in Kalamiki can be arranged for airport transfers.
The main motorway on Zakynthos is the National Road 35 connecting Zante with Porto Roma and Volimes. Although away from the main routes, the roads can be quite narrow and a compact car rental in Kalamiki is recommended.
Being a main holiday resort, there are large family hotels in Kalamiki to stay and also smaller family run bed and breakfasts. Private villas and apartments can be rented in Kalamiki of you are seeking a more secluded and private stay.
Frequently asked questions
Is Carrentals.co.uk the cheapest?
Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
What do I need to do when picking up a car?
To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
Are there any additional costs?
In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).
What kind of insurance is applicable to my car rental?
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
What is a worry-free label?
This label indicates that a rental car satisfies the following requirements: Unlimited kilometers, no excess liability (and no excess cover available), sustainable energy policy, and that the car rental company has a good reputation. Availability of cars satisfying these four requirements will speed up the selection of a suitable vehicle for you.
How can I change or cancel my reservation?
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
When will I get a confirmation of my booking?
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).